Can you Guess the Word? Part Two
It’s time for the second Guess the Word round-up! Let’s take a look back at the videos that have kept you guessing for the last six weeks.
Each of the video definitions below illustrate the meaning of one useful, commonplace word. Simply watch a video and see if you can guess which word the scenario describes. To check your answer, follow the link beneath the video to the word’s dictionary entry page, where lexicographer extraordinaire Susie Dent will guide you through each of the examples in the supplementary definition video.
What do you think the word being described is? Check your answer!
Think you’ve sussed it? Find out if you’ve guessed correctly.
Did you spot both senses? Watch the explanatory video here.
Got it? Why not double-check.
This one is rather tricky! Check your answer and watch the explainer.
And finally – have you guessed the word?
The ‘Guess the Word’ campaign is designed with English learners in mind, and aims to make those familiar words with unfamiliar definitions more easily understood by all. For more information on the campaign, visit the ‘Guess the Word’ homepage.