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Re: Power your vocabulary
« Reply #105 on: March 07, 2011, 02:41:37 AM »
 1. flux --    alteration, change, flow, fluctuation, fluidity, instability, modification,
 motion, mutability, mutation, transition, unrest
 2. flurry --activity, agility, alacrity, alertness, animation,  ballgame, big idea,  business, bustle, commotion, dash, deal, energy, enterprise, flurry, force, functioning, game, going, happening, haste,, hopper, in the works, industry,
 life, liveliness, motion, movement, occupation, operation, plan, power, process, proposition,

 
 3. fluvial--**********

4. fog-horn--loud voice.scream.

 5. foible-characteristic, defect, eccentricity, failing, fault, frailty, idiosyncrasy, infirmity,
kink, mannerism, oddity,
peculiarity, quirk, shortcoming, singularity, vice, weak point, weakness ...


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« Reply #106 on: March 08, 2011, 01:41:12 PM »
Thanks Orange for giving us lots of synonyms of the words!

 fluvial is a technical word that means to be connected with rivers: fluvial erosion

 flux: Our society is in a state of flux. Here flux indicates a continuous change.

 flurry: Her arrival caused a flurry of excitement.( an occasion when there is a lot of activity, interest, excitement within a short period of
          time.     
          flurries of snow/rain (a small amount of snow/ rain that falls for a short time.)

 foible: we have to tolerate each other's little foibles.

 fog-horn: He got a voice like fog-horn.
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« Reply #107 on: March 08, 2011, 01:49:14 PM »
Today's words:

1. empirical
2. empathy
3. emolument
4. emulate
5. encore
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Re: Power your vocabulary
« Reply #108 on: March 08, 2011, 02:34:42 PM »
Today's my answer:

1.Empirical:
2.Empathy:
3.Emolument: Salary,profit,fees.
4.Emulate: to reach the candidate.
5.Encore: one more
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« Reply #109 on: March 08, 2011, 02:56:19 PM »
Thanx Golam Kibria for the answers. Let's see the answers from others.
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Re: Power your vocabulary
« Reply #110 on: March 09, 2011, 04:58:57 PM »
No answers yet!!

May be people are busy in studying for mid-term.

1.Empirical: based on experience or experiments rather than ideas or theories.
2.Empathy: the ability to understand one's feeling
4.Emulate: to try to do sth for anyone because u admire him/her.
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« Reply #111 on: March 09, 2011, 05:04:39 PM »
today's word: (taken from this week's star life style)

1, Centenary
2. vermilion
3. frizzy
4.aggression
5.compensate
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Re: Power your vocabulary
« Reply #112 on: March 09, 2011, 10:17:31 PM »
there was no reply from orange..
beause orange is ill . :'(.
he is expeting "DUAH" from everyone .Hope he will come
 round soon ..
synonims of todays words.......

1, Centenary-- centennial, centuplicate, century, hundredth .hundred
2. vermilion- red ,the colour of blood..bittersweet, bloodshot, blooming, blush, brick, burgundy, cardinal, carmine, cerise, cherry,
3. frizzy-crimped,  kinky
4.aggression--assailment, assault, blitz, blitzkrieg, encroachment, injury, invasion,
5.compensate--atone, come down with, commit, guerdon, indemnify, make good, pay, pay up, plank out,.

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« Reply #113 on: March 09, 2011, 10:21:03 PM »
mam   social web  a kothay comment korte hobe bujhtesi na...
please help me...

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Re: Power your vocabulary
« Reply #114 on: March 10, 2011, 01:16:39 PM »
Dear Orange Tarek,

Hope u'll get well soon inshAllah! In social web u've to search ENG 113. This is your course code. After that, find out section C. Then, enter into the course blog. Start writing comments in the given box. Save it for publishing the comments.

Good Luck!
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« Reply #115 on: March 10, 2011, 01:19:22 PM »
New Words:

 
1.   Presumptuous
2.   Overbearing
3.   Overweening
4.   Haughty
5.          Arrogant
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Re: Power your vocabulary
« Reply #116 on: March 10, 2011, 06:24:37 PM »
thanks mam for helping me..i was confused about it..
answer of today's words..



1.   Presumptuous--arrogant, audacious, bold, cheeky, conceited, confident, contumelious, egotistic, 

        foolhardy,
2.   Overbearing--ascendant, autocratic, bossy, cavalier,  despotic, dictatorial, disdainful, dogmatic,
3.   Overweening--brash, cavalier, conceited, egotistical, haughty, highhanded, insolent, lordly, pompous,
4.   Haughty--assuming, conceited, contemptuous, detached, disdainful, distant, egotistic,
5.    Arrogant--    aloof, assuming, audacious, autocratic, biggety, bossy, bragging, cavalier, cheeky,
                                      cocky, cold-shoulder, conceited, contemptuous

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Re: Power your vocabulary
« Reply #117 on: March 12, 2011, 01:30:42 PM »
all the words are synonymous for the word 'arrogant'
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« Reply #118 on: March 12, 2011, 09:11:04 PM »


                                Synonym for some words
 
Irrelevant ::immaterial, unrelated, unconnected, beside the point.

Extraordinary :: strange, peculior, singular, odd, curious, weird, unusual, uncommon, rare, remarkable.
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« Reply #119 on: March 13, 2011, 12:55:54 PM »
NJ Mam,

what's the short-cut method of learning English? we are very busy with Exam. duty (A-D)
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