Vocabulary Presentation 6
Guess the Word:
1.To yield; to give in or give up, especially to a powerful force or desire
2. To die
Latin root: succumbere
"cumbere"- to lie down
Practice-- choose the incorrect usage
2. The mother vowed that she would not succumb to her daughter's begging, and until the daughter could bring her grades up, she would not be allowed to make social plans.
3. She is trying to lose weight, but she always succumbs to vanilla ice cream, and other sugary desserts.
4. We agreed to succumb our differences and make a compromise between who gets to finish what parts of the lab experiment.