Connotative meaning is more variable, figurative, and subjective. The con-notative meaning
of a word is what the word suggests or implies. For instance, the connotative meaning of the
word school includes all the feelings, asso-ciations, and emotions that
Has it begun yet? . . . Oh and did Willi ever buy that car?
Sitting on a chair with her back to the window, and warmly colourful
against the damp gauze of the autumn sky, Hannah was significantly attired.
There were but the 2 items of apparel (I couldnt s
No one likes turkey, Jude, Harold said, impatiently. I know what youre doing. Dont insult me by pretending you do
because you dont think Im actually capable of making anything else. Were having trout, and thats it. Also, can you make
that cake you made la
Cate smiled and twisted away. At some point, shed lost a tooth. We have TVs in our rooms now.
Its true, Will said. He lets us watch whatever we want.
God damn it, Will, you can do this or Ill do it myself, and I will pick clothes that make you regret it.
Sensing that Marpessa hadnt quite cleared her chakras during her L.A. moment of silence, Laura Jane
pressed her pretty face cheek-to-cheek with Marpessas jealous mug and together they studied themselves
in the rearview mirror, looking like a pair of misma
At the bottom of the steps, Red paused and looked back at the house. It wasnt a dream per se, as a matter of fact, he
Whats that, Dad?
When I had that dream the house burned down, it wasnt an actual dream dream. It was more like one of those
from the usual contemporary complaints back through the years until it became an
impromptu history lesson. By the time the main course turned up wed arrived at
the early eighteenth century. The very row of townhouses in which we sata
backbench MP and a po
. Move on over, I heard a real policeman shout, to a persistent boy at his right
axel, who was pleading for sweets. Or well move on over you!
At last, the vehicles parked, the miniature President alighted and walked to the
podium and gave a short speech I
There is nothing he would not do for her.
The picture gallery, and two or three of the principal bedrooms, were all that
remained to be shown. In the former were many good paintings: but Elizabeth
knew nothing of the art; and from such as had been already
Mark, it means a lot to me that you care
and that Im valuable to you around here.
But you dont have to worry about me. Im
a big girl. Besides, nothing is going to get
me to quit this job.
He blew out his breath, clearly relieved.
All right. Lets put it aw
It cant be more than forty-five degrees out.
You climb the slab of concrete and start taking off clothes, sodden with dread but moved by
a wavering sense that if you can master this dread it will mean something, prove something
about you. Your scars twang