WOTW: bright

| - Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo |

triplo word of the week - bright

 

今週の #WOTW は「bright」です。’Bright’ is an adjective with with more than just one meaning. Keep on reading to know more!

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‘Bright’ can refer to light.

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- It’s a bright room with big windows. (full of natural light)

- The light was so bright it hurt my eyes. (shinny)

- The lake reflected the beautiful bright moon that night. (shinny)

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‘Bright’ can also refer to colour.

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- Children usually prefer to wear bright clothes. (bright colours)

- Oh, I’m not embarrassed! It’s just that my face turns bright red when I drink. (an intense shade of red)

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‘Bright’ is also related to intellectual capacity…:

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- This kid is so bright, she will go far. (intelligent)

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…or happiness:

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- His bright personality made him very attractive. (happy)

- I predict a bright future for you as a pianist. (successful, promising, happy).

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Here are a couple of interesting uses:

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- [the bright lights] Many countryside people arrive in the city each day attracted by the bright lights. (the city, and the promise of a better future in the city)

- [bright-eyed and bushy-tailed] She’s always so bright-eyed and bushy-tailed it seems nothing can upset her. (eager and happy)

 

発音は /ˈbraɪt/です。この言葉の音節は1つだから、後ろに「O」の音がありませんので、気をつけてください 。また来週!

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