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Kosakata

  • tangible
  • laceration
  • castigate
  • sordid
  • octogenarian

Baca Dengan Seksama

The irate 80-year-old manager pressed charges against K.O. Mullins, suing him for assault. As tangible evidence of the attack, he pointed to a deep laceration over his eyebrow that had required ten stitches. When the case was brought before the court, the judge castigated Mullins for the sordid incident. In addition to a costly financial settlement, Mullins was required to make a public apology to the octogenarian.

Contoh Kalimat

Cobalah untuk menggunakan kata-kata baru diatas dengan mengisikannya ke (ubah akhir kata jika diperlukan) dalam kalimat di bawah ini:

  • The medic reached into his kit to find a bandage for the ugly __________.
  • Mr. Dixon belittled our request for __________ proof of his loyalty.
  • The kindly foreman was too reticent to openly __________ the clumsy new worker.
  • When the teenager announced her engagement to the __________, the public suspected it to be a publicity stunt.
  • Stories of their __________ youth poured forth from the unhappy felons.

Defenisi

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

  • ____ having actual form
  • ____ to correct by punishing
  • ____ jagged wound
  • ____ dirty, base
  • ____ person in his or her eighties

Idiom

Hobson’s choice = to have no choice at all (Mr. Hobson owned a livery stable but he did not allow the customers to pick their own horses)

  • Despite all the talk about democracy in my family, my father usually gives the rest of us Hobson’s choice.


    Written by 5jtpbln

    November 29, 2010 at 4:26 am

    Posted in Pelajaran

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