VCR Lesson 7 Presentation
FILL IN THE BLANK
WHAT'S THE WORD?
to make repeated and insistent demands or requests
- to leave alone
Choose the letter of the sentence in which the word in bold is used incorrectly.a) After failing an important test, the student importuned her teacher to raise her grade, and her teacher finally obliged to make the student stop.
b) Johnny's little brother importunes him to play Monopoly with him all the time, causing Johnny to get very annoyed.
c) Sally's friend politely importuned her only once to go swimming with her, and Sally immediately agreed.
d) The lobbyists constantly importune President Obama to change the education system, but they are usually ignored.