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(WordReference Collins English Usage © 2019 wind)
wind [ˈwɪnd] /waɪnd/
used as a noun
The wind /wɪnd/ is a current of air moving across the earth's surface.
An icy wind brought clouds of snow.
Leaves were being blown along by the wind.
used as a verb
For the verb: "to wind"
The verb wind /waɪnd/ has a completely different meaning. If a road or river winds in a particular direction, it goes in that direction with a lot of bends.
The river winds through miles of beautiful countryside.
The past tense and -ed participle of this verb is wound, pronounced /waʊnd/.
The road wound across the desolate plain.
You can also wind /waɪnd/ something around something else. For example, you can wind a wire around a stick. This means that you wrap the wire around the stick several times.
She started to wind the bandage around her arm.
He had a long scarf wound round his neck.
When you wind /waɪnd/ something such as a watch or a clock, you turn a knob or handle several times in order to make it operate.
I hadn't wound my watch so I didn't know the time.
Wound can also be pronounced /wuːnd/. When it is pronounced like this, it is a noun or a verb, and it has a completely different meaning. A wound is damage to a part of your body, caused by a weapon.
They treated a soldier with a leg wound.
If someone wounds you, they damage your body using a weapon.
sábado, 14 de septiembre de 2019
First write the 20 questions, then move around and ask questions to different people.
Finally tell the group what you found out.
Find some who...
1. likes English. (Do you like English?)
2. went to the beach last summer.
3. doesn't live in Cáceres.
4. has more than one brother or sister.
5. comes to school on foot.
6. has got a pet.
7. likes writing.
8. celebrates his or her birthday the same month you do.
9. is planning to study abroad.
11. is good at Maths.
12. can sing very well.
13. can play a musical instrument.
14. is good at painting.
15. is allergic.
16. practises a sport.
17. can cook.
18. comes from a different region.
19. loves dancing.
20. gets up early at weekends.
What did you find out about your classmates?
"I found out Sofía likes English"
"I didn't know Javier studies and works"
"Now I know Miguel has pets"
ANSWER THESE QUESTIONS AND FIND OUT. Our teacher Olga found this interesting online questionnaire.
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(WordReference Collins English Usage © 2019 wind) wind [ˈwɪnd] /waɪnd/ used as a noun The wind /wɪnd/ is a current of air...
First write the 20 questions, then move around and ask questions to different people. Finally tell the group what you found out. Find...