Check out our updated Community
Eve
Paraphrase and Vocabulary Hello, I try to learn vocabulary. I write the original sentence and I replace words by synonym. Can you tell me if it's ok ? Thanks.
Trees shelter the house from the wind.
Trees protect the house from the wind.
His face took an unhealthy whitish hue.
His face took an unhealthy whitish color.
A ramp allows easy access for wheelchairs.
A ramp furnishes easy access for wheelchairs.
His parents won't allow him to stay.
His parents don’t give the permission to him to stay.
Smoking is not allowed in the hall.
Smoking is forbiden in the hall.
How much time would you allow for the trip ?
How much time would you allocate for the trip ?
Sustainable forest management.
Viable/Durable forest management
The bullet went straight through him.
The bullet went straight into him.
The Charles River flows through Boston.
The Charles River flows by Boston.
I couldn't hear their conversation through the wall.
I couldn't hear their conversation throughout the wall.
The children are too young to sit through a concert.
The children are too young to sit until the end of a concert.
He will not live through the night.
He will not live all the night.
The thieves were captured through his vigilance.
The thieves were captured with the help of his vigilance.
Anyone travelling across the bridge has to pay a toll.
Anyone travelling across the bridge has to pay a fee.
The official death toll has now reached 7 000.
The official death amount has now reached 7 000.
The bulletin reported the mounting toll of casualties.
The bulletin reported the mounting loss of casualties.
They work 7 days a week year-round. 
They work 7 days a week all the year.
The main drawback to it is the cost.
The main disadvantage to it is the cost. 
The house was painted white throughout.
The house was painted white entirely.
They searched throughout the house.
They searched all over the house.
The ceremony lasted two hours and we had to stand throughout.
The ceremony lasted two hours and we had to stand all the time.
Apr 10, 2018 7:31 PM
Comments · 0
No comments yet
Eve
Language Skills
English, French, Thai
Learning Language
English, French, Thai