How did you learn to swim so gracefully?
teach: (verb) to instruct
Will you please teach me the eight parts of speech for this test?
This is a personal problem that I would not want to share with others right now.
personnel: (noun and adjective) body of persons employed in an organization or a
The director said that the case involved a personnel issue involving several experienced
Will you be willing to contribute some money to help the poor? (noun)
Your team showed a poor effort in not running out the grounder in the third inning.
pore: (noun) an opening
Harold looked very closely at his skin pores and was amazed.
pour: (verb) to cause to flow
My aunt was nice enough to pour milk into my little sister’s cereal.
The quotations of Mark Twain and Yogi Berra are used quite often for various effects.
quote: (verb) to repeat or cite
Did you quote that author at any time within your term paper?
We respectfully acknowledged their country’s leader.
respectively: (adverb) in precisely the order given
Please line up these folders from A to Z respectively.