Weekly Vocab #1.2.7 (repost #1)
|From:||Henrik Theiling <theiling@...>|
|Date:||Friday, December 15, 2006, 4:01|
Last posted: November 29th, 2002
> From: Aidan Grey <grey@...>
> Wow, this week it's even on time!
> topic: non-finite clauses
> 1. machinery
> To repair machinery is difficult.
> 2. into
> Entering into machinery is a serious matter.
> 3. wicked
> She wants to be a wicked woman.
> 4. mid-
> Mid-century, being a wicked woman was dangerous.
> 5. turn
> It's your turn.
> He needs to turn around.
> 6. historical
> They want to study historical documents.
> 7. upset
> We are upset about his coming.
> 8. him
> We need to tell him.
> 9. damage
> They are trying to damage our reputation.
> It took a lot of damage in the battle.
> 10. apparatus
> This apparatus needs to be repaired.
Bonus Vocab from WordNet:
This is randomly selected automatically, so in case it offends you
or you disagree, please either ignore or be inspired to make up
different words and/or phrases:
- minor suit, n.
( bridge) a suit of inferior scoring value, either diamonds or clubs
- unsheathe, v.
draw from a sheath or scabbard; "the knight unsheathed his sword"
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