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“The Landlady” by Roald Dahl. Vocabulary. congenial ( adj ): pleasant; agreeable. Synonyms: cooperative, sympathetic, delightful Antonyms: disagreeable, unfriendly The woman was so congenial that I happily donated to her charity.

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The landlady by roald dahl

“The Landlady” by Roald Dahl

Vocabulary


Congenial adj pleasant agreeable

congenial (adj): pleasant; agreeable

  • Synonyms: cooperative, sympathetic, delightful

  • Antonyms: disagreeable, unfriendly

  • The woman was so congenial that I happily donated to her charity.


Compulsion n an irresistible urge a force that makes somebody do something

compulsion (n): an irresistible urge; a force that makes somebody do something

  • Synonyms: demand, obsession

  • Antonyms: independence, free will

  • The compulsion to eat the last cookie was too strong to resist.


Emanate v to flow or send out to emit

emanate (v): to flow or send out; to emit

  • Synonyms: derive, radiate

  • Antonyms: take, withdraw

  • The smell of garlic emanated from the dish my mother set on the kitchen table.


The landlady by roald dahl

façade (n): 1. any side of a building facing a public way (usually the front) 2. a superficial appearance of illusion of something.

  • Synonyms: 2. disguise, false front, show

  • Antonyms: 2. character, personality

  • 1. The façade of the old home was covered in mud from the hurricane.

  • 2. The jealous man smiled at his friend, but it was only a façade.


Tantalizing adj tempting yet unavailable or unobtainable

tantalizing (adj): tempting, yet unavailable or unobtainable

  • Synonyms: fascinating, taunting, tormenting, teasing

  • Antonyms: disenchanting, uninviting

  • The car was beautiful and tantalizing, but it was way too expensive.


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