Words & Phrases
obvious; capable of seeing thru someone or something
Even though some might think she is completely innocent, to me, her true personality is so transparent!
That was a tremendous speech she gave.
The artist’s paintings are all true to life.
As a young child, my parents always taught me to tell the truth.
He always talks about ways to lose weight, but the truth of the matter is he needs to start and stick to a diet in order to see results.
arriving at a place in life when you decide to make an important change
Changing my major in college was one of the major turning points in my life.
thinking about things that are not pleasant or healthy
That guy in our science class is 'kinda' twisted, don't 'ya' think?
having a second reason for doing something that others are not necessarily aware of
It was late, so Billy offered to walk me back to my dorm. I guessed that his ulterior motive was to ask me out on a date, and I was right.
suggesting that something is less important than it really is
To say that the team lost would be an understatement; they got clobbered!
My professor tells us to give her our undivided attention.