By Murray Bromberg, Melvin Gordon
A Barron's best-seller for greater than 4 many years, the brand-new 6th version of 1100 phrases you must recognize has been multiplied and up-to-date with more--
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All new phrases for college kids to benefit are put within the context of sentences which have been chosen from recognized novels, performs, poems, newspaper editorials, and television declares. For optimum ease and pleasure in studying, the authors suggest 15-minute classes with this ebook. through the years, hundreds of thousands of scholars getting ready for the SAT and ACT have trusted past variants of 1100 phrases you want to comprehend as a good way to bolster their note energy. a brand new characteristic within the 6th version is The Lighter contact a hundred, a set of a hundred humorous one-liners which use phrases from the ebook that you have to be aware of.
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_______________ _______________ 5. _______________ _______________ < previous page page_44 next page > < previous page page_45 next page > Page 45 Wordsearch 7 Using the clues listed below, fill in each blank in the following story with one of the new words you learned this week. The Reading of the Will One full week after the funeral, the immediate family of millionaire Charles Hudson was gathered in a law office to hear the reading of the deceased's will. Mr. Hudson's wife, thirty years his junior, was prepared for a bitter __________ with his former wife and her son.
5. Parking in front of a hydrant is a __________ violation of the city's law. Definitions Match the new words with their meanings. 6. flagrant ____ a. inflexible, unrelenting 7. admonish ____ b. compulsion, force 8. duress ____ c. outrageous, glaringly bad 9. culprit ____ d. the guilty person 10. inexorable ____ e. to warn, to reprove Today's Idiom to take down a pegto take the conceit out of a braggart (ship's colors used to be raised or lowered by pegsthe higher the colors, the greater the honor) The alumni thought they had a great basketball team, but our varsity took them down a peg.
Sordid ____ d. dirty, base 10. octogenarian ____ e. person in his or her eighties Today's Idiom Hobson's choiceto have no choice at all (Mr. Hobson owned a livery stable but he did not allow the customers to pick their own horses) Despite all the talk about democracy in my family, my father usually gives the rest of us Hobson's choice. Answers are on Page 306 < previous page page_22 next page > page_23 < previous page next page > Page 23 4th Day New Words solace aspirant dregs frenzy scurrilous dregz sol′ is The Decline of Mullins Mullins sought solace in whiskey.