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I need help writing a short story with these vocab words.

1. Discredit
2. disdain
3. Divergent
4. empathy
5. emulate
6. enervating
7. enhance
8. ephemeral
9. evanescent
10. exasperation

  • English -

    The first thing you need to do is write the definition and part of speech of each word.

    If you post your definitions here, we'll try to get you started on the story.

  • English -

    1.discredit-- (v) to harm the reputation of, dishonor or disgrace
    2.disdain-- (v) to regard with scorn or contempt
    3.divergent-- (adj) separating, moving in different directions from a particular point
    4.empathy-- (n) identification with the feelings of others
    5.emulate-- (v) to imitate, follow an example
    6.enervating-- (adj) weakening, tiring
    7.enhance-- (v) to improve, bring to a greater level of intensity
    8.ephemeral-- (adj) momentary, transient, fleeting
    9.evanescent-- (adj) quickly fading, short-lived, esp. an image
    10.exasperation-- (n) irritation, frustration

  • English -

    Good!

    Our evanescent romance was over. I had tried to enhance our relationship, but the effort was enervating.

    Take it from there.

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    Thanks!

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    You're welcome. Have fun writing your story.

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