31 / 01 / 2005

TOUGH: meaning and examples

Good morning. I hope you had a good weekend. Today's word is: tough (pronunciation --> rhymes with "cuff") Meaning: It has many meanings but we're only going to look at one today --> difficult or hard Example 1: Wow! That exam was really tough! I hope I passed. Example 2: It was a tough decision to accept the job offer, but now I'm glad I did. Example 3: We need to make sure our proposal is attractive because we are facing tough competition from our competitors. If this ajective is too tough for you to understand, please don't hesitate to contact me. Have a great day!