I have presented this assignment before and it bears repeating.
Explain the differences in meaning among the words “gibe”, “jibe” and “jive”.
What part of speech is each word?
Create sentences using “gibe”, “jibe” and “jive” correctly and which demonstrate the distinct meaning of each word.
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Identify the author of the following observation. The diction should give you a bug clue.
“Glory is like a circle in the water,
Which never ceaseth to enlarge itself,
Till by broad spreading it disperses to naught.”
The word for today is “resplendent”.
What part of speech is “resplendent”?
Define “resplendent” and use it in a sentence of your own creation.