Vocabulary Strategy: Pronunciation
Reading engrosses me because it is my favorite way to spend my free time.
I ventured a controversial opinion in class when I asked the teacher if she could give us more homework. The rest of the class hated me for it!
I deprecated the dinner I attempted to cook, saying that it tasted burnt and salty.
Wringing the last bit of motivation from my soul, I forced myself to work on the dreaded homework assignment because there was a deadline hanging over my head.