The play was long and uninteresting so I was ____________
'Bored' and 'boring' can be used as adjectives, but they describe things in different ways. I shall begin by giving two examples:
I feel bored because this TV programme is boring.
I am frightened because this film is frightening.
After working hard all day long Tom was really ____________.
Tom was exhausted. It means he was too tired to work anymore.
If you are discharged, you leave ____________.
Being discharged from hospital. Each hospital will have its own discharge policy. Once you are admitted to hospital, your treatment plan, including details for discharge or transfer, is developed and discussed with you. A discharge assessment will determine whether you need more care after you leave the hospital.
To resume negotiations means to :
"Could you fill me in?" means :
Fill someone in (on someone or something)
To tell someone the details about someone or something. Please fill me in on what happened last night. Please fill in the committee on the details.
They arrived ____________ to see the beginning of the match.
Just at the time of the beginning of the match would be correct.
Just in time to see the beginning of the match is correct.
We don't think the third option would be confusing at all.
Finding a/an ____________ candidate for the job is not easy.
You can always rely on Alex. He is very _____________.
Dependable means trustworthy and reliable.
In wartime there is often a ____________ of food.
In spite of his __________ Stevie Wonder became a top singer.