Tuesday, November 13, 2007

VOCABULARY, Nov. 13th

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

disproportionate (adjective) + antipathy (noun)

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8 comments:

Tammy said...

My best friend has a disproportionate antipathy to the sight of blood.

Veronica Baig said...

Tammy: Yes, but it begs the question, disproportionate to what?

Tammy said...

My best friend, who is a nurse, has a disproportionate antipathy to the sight of blood.

Veronica Baig said...

Tammy: That's a little help given that you wouldn't expect a nurse to fell like that.

richard said...

The huge antipathy of the judge for people that make graffiti resulted in a disproportionate condemnation.

Veronica Baig said...

Richard: Nice work:-)

Irena said...

Boss’ antipathy towards Tom, a new guy at the office, led to disproportionate view of his ability to perform well at his job, and eventually got him fired.

Veronica Baig said...

Irena: Your use of the vocabulary is good, but there are a few errors in that sentence;-)