VCR Lesson #10 Presentation

By: Ryan Huang

Sentence

17 states, including New York and California, hold ________________ beliefs for the legalization of gay marriage against the other 33 states that oppose it, including North Carolina and Florida.

DIAMETRICAL

adjective


Definitions:


  1. Pertaining to a diameter
  2. Exactly or completely opposite

ROOTS

dia <G. "through", metron <G. "measure"


diametric (adj.)

SYNONYMS AND ANTONYMS

  • contrary
  • congenial
  • cordial
  • conflicting

TAYLOR SWIFT!!!

Someday I'll be livin' in a big 'ol city and all you're ever gonna be is mean. Someday I'll be big enough so you can't hit me and all you're ever gonna be is mean. Why you gotta be so mean? -"Mean", Taylor Swift


It's rains in your bedroom, everything is wrong. It rains when you're here and it rains where you're gone. I was there when you said "forever and always." -"Forever and Always", Taylor Swift

Choose the sentence that uses the bold-faced type incorrectly.

A. Stonehenge, a mysterious monument in Wiltshire, England, is comprised of multiple, diametric monoliths arranged in a ring and serves as the icon for England's history.

B. Many researchers and scientists hold diametrical perspectives on the growing problems caused by global warming and other climate change.

C. Diametrical, political differences throughout America's history have eventually resulted in the establishment of the Democratic and Republican parties.

D. In the fifth novel of the Harry Potter series, Harry discovers his prophecy from a crystal, diametrical figure in the Department of Mysteries.