Here are some things adjectives do for communication

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Unformatted text preview: __________________________________ _______________________________________ _______________________________________ _______________________________________ _______________________________________ _______________________________________ mediation mercy policy referendum serenity 86 use different parts of speech ANSWERS P ra c t i c e 2 : Wo rd a n d D e f i n i t i o n M a t c h i n g 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. d e g j b h a f c i l k P ra c t i c e 3 : I d e n t i f y i n g t h e R i g h t N ew N o u n s 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. mediation arbiter policy deposition serenity clemency hostel mercy advocate referendum L E S S O N 11 pick the best adjectives The adjective is the banana peel of the parts of speech. —CLIFTON FADIMAN (1904–1999) AMERICAN EDITOR AND WRITER This lesson brings you new and useful adjectives to strengthen your word power and make your communications more effective. ADJECTIVES ARE WORDS that describe, modify, specify, or qualify a noun. Alas, the poor adjectives. They are so often undervalued, and thought of as little helpers to big, important nouns. But nothing could be...
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