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ACADEMIC WORDS OF THE WEEK

ACADEMIC WORDS OF THE WEEK

4/22/19

CONSIDERABLE (adjective)

Definition – notably large in size, amount, or extent

Synonyms – sizeable, substantial, significant

The generosity of the community resulted in a considerable amount of donations during the holidays.

 

TASK (noun)

Definition – a piece of work to be done or undertaken

Synonyms – job, duty, chore

He gave himself the task of running thirty miles to personally deliver an important letter.