Word Nerd 1.4

Source: Life of Pi, page 21 Context: By nearly imperceptible modulations I could hear the change. In their words: not perceptible: not perceived by or affecting the senses https://www.dictionary.com/browse/imperceptible I my words: Something not capable of being perceived. In pictures:

Word Nerd 1.3

Source: Life of Pi, page 20 Context: “I couldn’t bear to have yet another French speaker guffawing at my name. In their words: a loud, unrestrained burst of laughter. https://www.dictionary.com/browse/guffaw?s=t I my words: Making fun of someone else’s name. In pictures:

Word Nerd 1.2

Source: Life of Pi by Yann Martel, page 19 Context: “Under such conditions of diplomatic peace, all animals are content and we can relax and have a look at each other.” In their words:-Adjective of, relating to, or engaged in diplomacy:diplomatic officials. skilled in dealing with sensitive matters or people; tactful. In my words: Skilled… Continue Reading