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Thursday, October 4, 2012

Approving and Disapproving Words

Lesson from the Shenzhen Daily:
http://szdaily.sznews.com/html/2012-03/29/content_1983138.htm

Practice the conversation; study the vocabulary; then discuss the questions with a friend in English.

Questions:
1. What is "denotation"? What is "connotation"? How are they different?
2. Can you think of some words with approving connotations? Use them in sentences.
3. Can you think of some words with disapproving connotations? Use them in sentences.

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