Learn new English words with Vocabulary Worksheets.
Today's word is "Perseverance".
Now we are going to grab our blank Vocabulary Worksheet and prepare to take notes. You can download your free copy on the link below the video.
Let's imagine, this is the very sentence you've found this word. What position does the word "perseverance" take? It stands on the first or the object position. So, enthusiasm and something else will help you in your career. What can it be? Hard work, consistency, being persistent?
Let's find it in the dictionary. Yes, it stands on the object's place. So, it has to be a noun. Right? The word "perseverance" means steady persistence in doing something despite difficulty. Bingo, we guessed it right!
We can use "perseverance" with a verb. To exhibit perseverance or to learn perseverance. Here you go: two new expressions :)
Let's see what we can replace "perseverance" with: dedication, determination and persistence. The antonyms will be indifference, weakness and even laziness. Who would have thought!
Here is one more good expression, "through perseverance". Only through perseverance he was able to achieve a lot. You can also put down your notes. I wrote its Russian translation, for example.
Now we are going to make some sentences with the word "perseverance". And, of course, you should write your own sentences.
We learn better when we do things ourselves. That is why I included the link for you to download your own copy of Vocabulary Worksheets. Just click the link below the video, and have fun filling it out :)