Belajar Bahasa Inggris – Pelajaran 68
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Following an executive session, the school board ordered the principal to terminate the suspension and to send the boys back to class forthwith. Unless it could be shown that their presence disrupted the learning process, there was no reason to bar the boys. It was a bitter pill to swallow for the principal whose irritation was exacerbated by the ruling. But some of the sting was taken out of the victory when the boys appeared in school the next day with their hair clipped to a respectable length. Everyone breathed a sigh of relief. Just as things were about to revert to normalcy, however, the same French teacher then demanded that a girl be ousted from school for wearing a mini skirt.
Cobalah untuk menggunakan kata-kata baru diatas dengan mengisikannya ke (ubah akhir kata jika diperlukan) dalam kalimat di bawah ini:
- It seemed incongruous to __________ his employment just when he was so successful.
- Upon seeing the show, he called the TV studio __________ to protest.
- The ushers moved with alacrity to __________ the disorderly patrons.
- After taking the drug, she began to __________ to the days of her childhood.
- The arrest of the spy did much to __________ relations between the two countries.
Cobalah untuk memasangkan kata-kata baru diatas dengan defenisi di bawah ini:
- ____ to drive out, eject
- ____ return
- ____ to end
- ____ immediately
- ____ to irritate, make worse
an ax to grind = having a selfish motive in the background.
- I am always dubious about the motives of a man who tells me that he has no ax to grind.