surmise 9. infringe 10. aplomb 11. stringent
12. permeated 13. callow 14. bombastic 15. millennia 16. ameliorate
17. ingratiate 18. intrinsic 19. interlopers 20. exhort
1. interloper 2. permeated 3. bombastic 4. epitome 5. ingratiate 6.
inveigh 7. aplomb 8. drivel 9. stringent...
efforts to intimidate and tyrannize Elizabeth.
Throughout her encounter with Elizabeth, Lady Catherine fully displays her bombastic and conceited nature. Utilizing abstract words such as “conscience” (255), Lady Catherine assumes her own rights as a superior in class to Elizabeth. In fact, when Lady...
SAT WORD LIST
uncertainty; having 'mixed' feelings
unable to decide
short account of something interesting; story
odd; not fitting the pattern
ghost; something that 'appears'
Thesaurus comes in handy to increase your vocabulary. You should try to replace the general words with the more specific ones. For instance, replace the word ‘important’ with the word ‘vital’ when you want to say something that is very important and necessary, and if not done correctly there...
1.belie - Vt - 1.(of an appearance) Fail to give a true notion or impression of (something); disguise or contradict
2.Fail to fulfill or justify (a claim or expectation); betray.
2. bellicose - Adj - Demonstrating aggression...
personalities of each character in the play therefore the production of the play itself. Shakespeare’s style of concealing poetic dialogue with ordinary words and phrases contributes to the characterization of the play. Dialogues, slangs, insults and thoughts are all portrayed as contemporary elements used...
to read this last week but then i juz read it today and it's really bombastic and nice =) This is how it goes..
One of the greatest things in life is to have a selfless, understanding, devoted and loving mother. These are the words that best summarise the qualities of my mother. It is not surprising...
Quinn’s motives from the harshness of Andreson’s criticisms, but even though the Father is standing up for his student he is still being arrogant and bombastic. Father Murray’s pride is evident in his speech to Andreson and the other men due to an almost need he has to embarrass the men, especially Andreson...
a pleasure to listen to him when he teaches English whether it be prose or poetry and he would leave his mark on it. There, is nothing bombastic in his use of words, because he always uses very simple ones, so that even an average student could follow him. He has always been very methodical in his approach...
rising fuel price has pushed up the price of other consumer products. How will this affect the society? Give your opinion. You should write at least 350 words.
When tackling this question, one should think in terms of : 1. short term effect, 2. mid term and finally 3. long term. This question gauges a student's...
columnist, a writer versed in and paid for expressing his opinion in an interesting, thought-provoking way. He is educated yet down to earth and not a bombastic or over-inflated or even lover of elevated lexicon or writing style. He is representative of the majority of educated US citizens.
englishpractice.com – Learn and practice English online.
Essay writing is a skill you need to develop through patience and diligence. The word essay means attempt. So, the essay is an attempt at conveying your ideas on a given topic in simple prose which is clear and literary. There are several...
Choosing the Right Word
Killers, who clearly see themselves being in the music business for the long run. On their third album, the band returns with a different sound, less bombastic, less Springsteen influenced, and just as compelling.
10. Ponytail, Ice Cream Spiritual: Fun. That's what this album is. Fun. It's a pop pleasure...
Words That is Not In Barrons
2.adduce.......present as evidence
4.afferent...carrying towards the center
7.amortization...act of reducing debt thro partial payments
SAT Vocabulary Building by Dr. Steve Baba
You do not need to learn every word in the dictionary to improve your SAT
score. Every bone in your body has a name, but the names of your bones
will not be on the SAT for two reasons. It would give an unfair advantage
Permai, was our group leader. Seri was a very pretty girl. I had a crush on her. I knew the other boys also admired Seri. We named our group Seri Bombastic. In the first activity, we created our group’s logo, motto and song. When we presented our song everybody liked it. Then there was a talk on how to...
a Hawaiian. The Singaporean was making our order from the menu. He spoke in Mandarin. He asked for a dish called ‘Drunken Prawns’. When I heard this word ‘Drunken’, my immediately reaction to that was the dish would contain alcohol. I uttered in Mandarin, “有没有酒的？我不喝酒。” He looked at me inquiringly before...
rounds. Everyone would be spelling the words wrongly and only I'll be the only one to know how to spell each and every word that she asks perfectly.
Everything about English invites me in. Even if a boy talks English so well and fluently with all those bombastic words I'll completely, definitely, automatically...
obvious that in order to learn a foreign language one needs to learn many many words. But how many? Educated English native speakers have a vocabulary of about 20,000-25,000 word families (A 'word family' refers to a group of words that share the same basic meaning e.g. create, creation, creating, created...
Veracity - truthful
Paucity - lack of something
Maintain - assert
Contrite - feel remorse
Laconic - when he/she says very few words.
Pugnacious - a person who is pugnacious likes to aggressively argue about everything. Verbally combative is another good way to describe pugnacious...
and similar ones. It did not only criticize the latter's denial of the existence of an external world (anyway an unjust criticism), but also the bombastic, obscure style of Hegel's writings." Peter Jonkers, "Perspectives on twentieth century philosophy: A Reply to Tom Rockmore," 
18.^ Ludlow, Peter...
Post a 200-300-word response to the following discussion question by clicking on Reply. Please be sure to cite all applicable reference materials.
• Does the criminal justice system discriminate against racial minorities?
Due Week 5 Day 3 (Thursday)
Post a 200-300-word response to the following...
for strong theatrical effects. Giacomo Puccini, who worked on developing the opera Madame Butterfly, and having the advantage of not understanding a word of English, was swept away by the. emotionalism of the production.
David Belasco was an undisputed master of stage sensationalism, and
got their names. Many of the
alcohol-related words we use today have a much more interesting background than we think.
These alcoholic beverages names have originated in some rather fascinating ways. The
name whisky comes from the Gaelic word usiebeatha meaning "the water of life".This has...
audience’s attention and gives a clear picture of the topic that I was presenting. However, while preparing the script, I employed the use of several bombastic words that impeded my presentation in terms of expressing fluently. I feel very restricted to the script; I find myself having the obligation to follow...
novel, Paul notices how his parents had been superficial with language before he joint the army. Especially, schoolmasters and family had exploited words, violently sometimes, to convince him and his friends to join the army. After listening the arguments of a teacher who incited his pupils to join the...
a syndicated column he wrote at the time, stating that Malcolm X did very little to back up his words and that he was not qualified to attack the accomplished Dr. Bunche. This started an ugly war of words with Malcolm X who denounced Robinson’s dream of an integrated and equal America as a sell out to...
to sell their products. However, this author flouts that bold tone by use of sarcastic and exaggerated word choice. For example, he mocks the scientific words typically used by using made up words. He creates terms like “pain nuclei,” “kilofrankels,” and “comfortrons.” By inserting this satirical diction...
MODULE 1 WORD STRUCTURE ANALYSIS:
Let’s Take This Piece by Piece
WHY YOU NEED TO KNOW THE INFORMATION IN THIS MODULE The larger your vocabulary, the more successful you’re likely to be in school and in your career. This module explains a particular tool for increasing your vocabulary: using the parts...