Name three adjectives that describe a person's character.
Vocabulary is the set of words used to communicate in a language. Learning new words makes it easier to understand and express ideas. Practice reading, writing and speaking to increase your vocabulary.
Vocabulary: The total number of words that a person knows and uses. Synonyms: Words that have the same or nearly the same meaning. Antonyms: Words that have opposite or nearly opposite meanings.
The longest English word with no repeating letters is 'uncopyrightables'! The longest palindrome in the English language is 'tattarrattat'! The most common letter used in English words is 'e'!
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What are some examples of synonyms that you know?
Can you give an example of a word that has multiple meanings?
What strategies do you use to remember synonyms and words with multiple meanings?
How can understanding synonyms, antonyms, homographs, homonyms, and multiple-meaning words help you in your everyday life?
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What does the word 'eager' mean?
- Excited and enthusiastic
- Sad and gloomy
- Angry and frustrated
- Calm and relaxed
What is the meaning of the word 'adventure'?
- An exciting or unusual experience
- A boring task
- A difficult challenge
- A simple task
- Very large or huge
- Small or tiny
- None of these
What does 'precious' mean?
- Valuable, rare, or important
- Common, ordinary, or insignificant
What is the meaning of the word 'dazzling'?
- Shining brightly with sparkling light
- Dull and boring
- Clear and transparent