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English Word of the Day: 175 rebel - verb / noun

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Word of the Day:

rebel - verb / noun - pronunciation link

Definition

to act against a government or power, often with force; to refuse to obey; n. one who opposes or fights against the government of his or her country

Example Sentences

He's considered a rebel by many of the adults in this community.
The children rebelled against their parents and demanded more play time!

Quiz of the Day - Grammar Terms Quiz:

I've got to be honest, I sometimes throw around terms like 'base form of the verb', 'reported speech' and 'phrasal verb' as if there were common, everyday words. Here's a quick quiz you can do with the class to check if you they really do understand.

Grammar Terms Quiz

English Worksheet of the Day - Idioms and Expressions - Around:

Idioms and expressions using the preposition 'around' including a definition and example sentences for English learners and ESL classes.

Idioms and Expressions - Around

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