The words “prodigy”, “progeny” and “protégé” should not be difficult to define; but they can be unintentionally misused.
Define “prodigy”, “progeny” and “protégé” and create sentences for the three word to show their distinct meanings.
Identify the author of the following piece of wisdom that should be etched on every kitchen refrigerator in the world.
“What a child doesn’t receive he can seldom later give.”
The word for today is “cantankerous”.
What part of speech is “cantankerous”?
Define “cantankerous” and use it in a sentence that shows its meaning.