Vocabulary Presentation 5
Fill in the Blank- Fill in the blank with the most appropriate word from Lesson 5 of Vocabulary from Classical Roots Book E
N. 1. The action of a lever that raises or lifts.
2. Power to influence; a position of strength.
Leverage- the television show
Verb: to control; to maximize
- (Any lack of power)
(Latin) levis - light (in weight)
Choose the sentence in which the word in bold-face type is used incorrectly
B.) The crane used leverage to suspend the wrecked car over the accident site.
C.) The materialistic woman leveraged her profits in order to pay for her extravagant life.
D.) The leverage of the wrecking ball destroyed the abandoned building.