5000 Vocabulary List for Visiting Scholars in the USA - Page 514
Word Type Used in a Sentence Synonym
shop noun We went to a TV shop. repair place
verb We often shop at that store. patronize
shore noun We walk along the shore in the evening. beach
noun The sailor had his next assignment on shore duty. land as opposed to water
short adj. She rode a short horse. stubby
adj. He was a short man. diminutive
adj. We had a short meeting. brief
adj. The story was short and to the point. concise
adj. She was short of funds. wanting
adj. She was wearing blue shorts short pants
noun He was wearing shorts under his pants. underwear
shortage noun There is a shortage of sugar. deficiency
shortcoming noun Laziness is one of his shortcomings. faults