Monthly Archive: February 2015

broach

Vocab Tadka : Broach vs Brooch(Confusing Words)

Lets discuss the difference between confusing words Broach & Brooch. BROOCH 1 (n) a decorative pin worn by women Type: ‘noun.artifact’ Synonym: breastpin, broach, 1 (v) fasten with or as if with a brooch Type: ‘verb.contact’ Synonym: clasp, Sentence...

brunt

Vocab Tadka : Blunt vs Brunt (Confusing Words)

Lets discuss the difference between confusing words Blunt & Brunt. BLUNT 1 (v) make less intense Type: ‘verb.change’ Usage: ‘blunted emotions’ 2 (v) make numb or insensitive Type: ‘verb.perception’ Usage: ‘The shock numbed her senses’ Synonym: benumb, dull, numb, 3...

creak

Vocab Tadka : Creak vs Creek (Confusing Words)

Lets discuss the difference between confusing words Creak & Creek. CREAK 1 (n) a squeaking sound Type: ‘noun.event’ Usage: ‘the creak of the floorboards gave him away’ Synonym: creaking, 1 (v) make a high-pitched, screeching noise Type: ‘verb.perception’ Usage: ‘The...

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