words - ies. 1. a seeking or request for truth,...

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in quir y [in- kwahy uh r -ee] noun, plural -quir ies. 1. a seeking or request for truth, information, or knowledge. 2. an investigation, as into an incident 3. the act of inquiring or of seeking information by questioning; interrogation. 4. a question; query. Ex: Make your inquiries at the office. <definition 1> Strive [ striv - uh n] –verb (used without object), strove  or  strived, striv en 1. to exert oneself vigorously; try hard 2. to make strenuous efforts toward any goal 3. to contend in opposition, battle, or any conflict; compete. 4. to struggle vigorously, as in opposition or resistance 5. to rival; vie. Ex: This is the goal we are striving toward . <definition 2> in quir y [in- kwahy uh r -ee] noun, plural -quir
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Unformatted text preview: ies. 1. a seeking or request for truth, information, or knowledge. 2. an investigation, as into an incident 3. the act of inquiring or of seeking information by questioning; interrogation. 4. a question; query. Ex: Make your inquiries at the office. <definition 1> Strive [ striv-uh n] verb (used without object), strove or strived, striv en 1. to exert oneself vigorously; try hard 2. to make strenuous efforts toward any goal 3. to contend in opposition, battle, or any conflict; compete. 4. to struggle vigorously, as in opposition or resistance 5. to rival; vie. Ex: This is the goal we are striving toward . <definition 2>...
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This note was uploaded on 03/13/2010 for the course ENG 101 taught by Professor Wyman during the Spring '09 term at Seattle Central Community College.

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