English Grammar, Mentor Texts, Word of the Day

Word of the Day- October 22, 2018

urge

i. (verb) try earnestly or persistently to persuade (someone) to do something.

Sentence– The teacher urged his students to follow the traffic rules everytime in order to avoid accidents.

ii. (noun) a strong desire or impulse

Sentence– As the two children were cracking jokes in the class, they had a strong urge to giggle but couldn’t do so due to the fear of being caught.

12 thoughts on “Word of the Day- October 22, 2018”

  1. Ma’am
    This word was new to me, however I could comprehend the meaning of the word the moment I read the meaning that was given by you and I promise to use this word from now onwards
    Pranati
    V B

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