Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Daily vocabulary

Good evening! Hope you had a good day and have some energy to revise your daily vocabulary!
                                   Eloquent      Solace       Threadbare
1.     He wore the same suit that I had seen him in five years before; it was torn and stained, ______, and it hung upon him loosely, as though it had been made for someone else.  (Moon and Sixpence by Maugham, W. Somerset )
2.     She did not speak, but she looked up at him with a face made very ________ by happiness, and a smile which said, "No one can refuse me anything today.  (Little Women by Alcott, Louisa May )
3.     The business of her life was to get her daughters married; its _______ was visiting and news. ( Pride and Prejudice by Austen, Jane)

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