Saturday, August 5, 2006

VOCABULARY, August 5th

Vocabulary building is important for both reading comprehension and writing. Use the following two words (note the part of speech) in one sentence.

consensus (noun) + controversial (adjective)

Correct answers will be saved to the Blog archive.


richard said...

After interminable controversial discussions during the strike, the two parties signed a consensus.

Veronica Baig said...

Richard: Good, but a better expression would be "reached a consensus.

Irena said...

The consensus that the women’s rights group reached was controversial.

Shanise said...

The members of the union arrived at a consensus, after a long and controversial disagreement between management and union leaders.

Veronica Baig said...

Irena: Great sentence:-)
Shanise: Also very good:-)