Flora’s Words of the Day

11 Mar

Well done for presenting these three words to the class today, Flora!



-adjective. Meaning equal to, corresponding, proportional.

E.g. The work which the animals carried out on the farm under Jones’ leadership was not commensurate with the food and reward they were given.




-adjective. Meaning to use grandiose or lofty language.

E.g. On the exam, don’t waste time trying to sound magniloquent.




-adjective. Meaning harmful or dangerous.

E.g. Mr Jones’ maltreatment and neglect of the animals had a deleterious effect on them.


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