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Belajar Bahasa Inggris – Pelajaran 51

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Kosakata

  • infamous
  • jostle
  • dupe
  • incipient
  • inadvertent

Baca Dengan Seksama

Slippery Eddie, the infamous pickpocket, was back at work, and every detective had to be especially vigilant. Eddie’s technique was to jostle a victim toward a confederate who would then slip the man’s wallet out of his back pocket while Eddie was stammering an apology to the confused dupe. Within a week the incipient crimewave came to an end when Slippery Eddie inadvertently chose the chief of police for his victim. Although Eddie loathes* Sing Sing, it’s his permanent address now.

Contoh Kalimat

  • By telling the truth, we stopped the __________ rumor from spreading.
  • The bombing of Pearl Harbor was referred to as an __________ deed.
  • The wealthy __________ consented to buy the often-sold Brooklyn Bridge.
  • When he attempted to __________ the old lady, she struck him with her umbrella.
  • Through an __________ error, the guided missile sped out of control.

Defenisi

Cobalah untuk memasangkan kata-kata baru diatas dengan defenisi di bawah ini:

  • ____ having a bad reputation.
  • ____ just beginning to exist.
  • ____ to shove hard.
  • ____ a person easily tricked.
  • ____ heedless, not attentive.

Idiom

to carry the day = to win the approval of the majority

  • The secretary’s motion that we adjourn for lunch carried the day, and we headed for the restaurant.

 

Written by 5jtpbln

November 27, 2010 at 7:18 am

Posted in Pelajaran

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