Give me five

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 14 January, 2004, 12:00am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 14 January, 2004, 12:00am

Give me five


to mumble


(v)


to speak quietly so that the other person finds it hard to understand you


Example: Candidates should not mumble in front of the examiner during the English oral test.


brimmed


(adj)


the bottom part of a hat that sticks out


Example: Madonna wore a big black wide-brimmed hat hoping that nobody would recognise her.


neighbourhood


(n)


the area in which you live


Example: I live in a quiet neighbourhood a few kilometres away from the town.


sketch


(n)


a rough drawing of something


Example: I am going to do a sketch of the harbour first and then go back home and complete the painting tonight.


to take off


(v)


to suddenly become very successful and popular


Example: The new musical suddenly took off and everyone wanted to buy tickets after it won several awards at a film festival.