Today’s word of the day is ‘Interlude‘ Let us understand more about this word.
Interlude [ in-ter-lood ]
What is the etymology of the word?
The noun originates from Middle English.
What is this word’s grammar?
The word is a noun, i.e., it is the main subject of a sentence.
Does the word have a past tense? What is it?
No, the word is a noun. Therefore, it does not have a past form.
How is the word pronounced in popular languages?
1. Hindi – Antaraal
2. Spanish – Interludio
3. French – Interlude
4. Mandarin – Zhèngcè
How to use this word in a sentence?
1. Besides being a refreshing interlude, it has helped me discover new poets that I wouldn’t have read otherwise.
2. We exited the theater during the short interlude to purchase something to eat.
3. Some of the little interludes I talk about voting, or I talk about this or that.
4. The show paused for a musical interlude which gave us some time to stand up and stretch.
5. Then, by way of interlude, on the 28th March, came to the notorious Dahlgren raid.
What are some synonyms of the word of the day?
Some synonyms of the word are:
breathing space, idyll, lull, respite, delay, episode, halt, hiatus, interim, intermission, interregnum, interruption, interval, meantime, meanwhile, parenthesis, recess, rest, spell, stop, stoppage, wait, etc.
What are some antonyms of the word of the day?
Some antonyms of the word are:
continuation, beginning, go, start, etc
I’m learning that, actually, I should say ‘thank you’ when people use that word, because it’s a compliment. It means I stood up for myself. It just happens that, because I’m a woman, I get called a bitch.
IM SO HAPPY THEY FINALLY INCLUDED WOL IN A HILDY INTERLUDE/FINALE pic.twitter.com/rSSfEHSkLr
— Joruri "Apollo Azem" Kha (@XaelaJotaro) July 25, 2021