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Give me five

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

riddle


(n)


a word puzzle in the form of a question


Example: I am going to ask you a riddle. Listen carefully and see if you can work out the answer.


vast


(adj)


very big and wide


Example: The Sahara is a vast desert in northern Africa.


shocked


(adj)


surprised in an unpleasant way


Example: I was shocked to learn that he had lost his job.


easy peasy


(slang phrase)


a popular phrase meaning very easy


Example: How did you get the answer?


Easy peasy. I'll show


you how.


self-conscious


(adj)


nervous and uncomfortable about how other people see you


Example: I felt rather self-conscious during my first rehearsal for the fashion show.


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