Making you feel annoyed or impatient because it is stopping you from doing what you want.
My manager is so frustrating. She won’t let me change the way we order office supplies.
I find mathematics very frustrating – I never get the correct answer!
Pay strong attention to something.
I can’t go out tonight. I need to focus on my studies. Final exams start in 1 week.
Move your mouth down so you look sad/unhappy.
You frown all the time. Try to be happy!
Activity that has no control.
The protesters started a frenzied attack on the building.
A small lie (non-truth) that will not hurt anyone.
When Mark asked why I was late, I told a fib and said I was stuck in traffic.
Very violent or severe.
The 8.8 earthquake in Chile was ferocious.
A traditional story that teaches us something.
The Greek writer ‘Aesop’ is famous for his fables.
A method or mathematical process for doing something.
In math class there were so many formulas to learn. For example: e=mc2.
A small lie.
Children often tell fibs to their parents to keep out of trouble.
/fæn/ (n)A person who really loves a sport, celebrity, type of film, etc.
John is a real soccer fan. He watches a game whenever he can.