Monday, December 10, 2007

VOCABULARY, Dec. 10th

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

diffident (adjective) + superimpose (verb)

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10 comments:

Tammy said...

He diffidently superimposed the blame on me.

Margaret said...

She had a diffident demeanor when asked to superimpose the image on the display poster.

Veronica Baig said...

Tammy: Yes, but your usage of "superimposed" isn't quite right.
Margaret: Good.

Tammy said...

In art I superimposed the wrong pictures onto my project, I diffidently explained this to my teacher.

Tammy said...

In art, I superimposed the wrong pictures onto my project, I diffidently explained this to my teacher.

Veronica Baig said...

Tammy: That's better apart from the punctuation (2 independent clauses);-)

richard said...

When she told the anecdote, the diffident young girl superimposed her own explanation.

Veronica Baig said...

Richard: Excellent:-)

Tammy said...

In art class I superimposed the wrong pictures onto my project and I diffidently explained this to my teacher.

Veronica Baig said...

Tammy: You still haven't solved the punctuation problem;-)