aed vaen teI jihs,
definition: offering benefit, gain, or profit.
example: Having experience in that particular area put her in an advantageous position.
example: Fluency in another language can be advantageous in the job market.
example: The hotel’s being near the new convention center will be extremely advantageous.
definition: valuable or rewarding enough to be worth the expenditure of time and energy.
example: Traveling abroad was a worthwhile experience for him, despite the difficulties he encountered.
example: The book is challenging to read, but I think you’ll find the effort worthwhile.
p@r sweI sihv
definition: having the ability to cause another to do or believe something.
example: A few more citations of evidence will make your paper more persuasive.
example: She made a persuasive argument for raising the drinking age.
example: He was very persuasive, and soon she was dancing with him.
example: There is little persuasive evidence to support the claim that the product actually works.
definition 1: to grow or accumulate over time.
example: As interest accrues in your savings account, your total amount of money will increase.
example: Our knowledge of the past accrues with the work of historians.
ab vi @s
definition 1: easily understood, recognized, or seen; apparent.
example: It was obvious from his manner that he was uncomfortable and embarrassed.
example: I thought the answer was quite obvious, but many students were puzzled.
example: You’ll recognize the library when you see it; it’s quite obvious when you walk down that block.
definition 2: having no subtlety; transparent.
example: Her jokes were too obvious to be funny.