Explain the difference in meaning between the words “refute” and “reject“.
Create a sentence for each word that exhibits the meaning of the word.
PET PEEVE OF THE WEEK
Read the following and identify the offensive part. This is a very common error and should be easy to identify.
“When researching for my assignment I saw many examples of vicious cruelty perpetrated on animals. These type of incidents must be abolished if we are to be considered really humane.”
The word for today is “scepticism“.
What part of speech is “scepticism“?
What other parts of speech can be made from “scepticism“?
If you object to the spelling, identify the other spelling of the word?
Define “scepticism” and use it in a sentence.
CORRECTIONS & EXPLANATIONS
Corrections and explanations for this week’s entries will be posted Sunday.