stiff

stiff   not easily bent: a s- collar – thick: a s- dough/paste – painful to move or use: s- neck/muscles not moving freely: a s- door/ drawer – too formal: s- writing/dialogue – cold or friendly: a s- manner harsh or severe: a s- punishment – stubborn: a s- fight – difficult: …

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genius

Synonyms genius  (someone with great mental ability): He is a genius at mathematics. John was a great genius. prodigy (a child having extraordinary talent): She was an infant prodigy, composing music at the age of five. brain (a highly intelligent person): He is in fact one of the best brains …

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Hurry up

Hurry up  There is no time to lose. Shake a leg. What are you waiting for?. Get cracking. Put your skates on. Get a move on. Snap it up. Let’s pick up the pace, Move it, There is no time to wait, so come on let’s go. Step on it, …

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Phrasal verbs with “pull” 2 of 4

Phrasal verbs pull 2  Pull down your jacket, it is cold today. It is easier to pull down than build.  She pulls down over $100.000 a year. The recession is pulling down house prices. The train pulled in at midnight. We should pull in at the next garage to check …

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river

Synonyms river  (a large natural flow of fresh water): We going to get across the river by boat. stream (a small narrow river): A lovely stream flows through our garden during the summer. creek (a stream or minor tributary of a river): We’ll go to the little creek soon. brook …

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