Homework originally referred to any work done at home, including cooking and cleaning.
One-star words are frequent, two-star words are more frequent, and three-star words are the most frequent.
The thesaurus of synonyms and related words is fully integrated into the dictionary.
Much of this homework is done by a very bad light and the boy's eyes suffer much.
One's homework is quite enough just now without learning pages of blank verse.
It was a large order, thought Gwen, when already their homework had about reached its outside limit.
Any assignment you're expected to complete after school and bring back to class the next day is called homework.Whenever Philip did his homework, he had to hold the paper down."I suppose you have your homework all done," he snarled at Cathy.On the one hand, homework for the sake of homework may be eliminated.THE AMERICAN HERITAGE® DICTIONARY OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE, FIFTH EDITION by the Editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries.Copyright © 2016, 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company.Many students make up excuses for not having their homework done.The "My dog ate my homework" excuse doesn't work so well in the digital age.90% of the time, speakers of English use just 7,500 words in speech and writing.These words appear in red, and are graded with stars.The best homework tasks exhibit five characteristics.First, the task has a clear academic purpose, such as practice, checking for understanding, or applying knowledge or skills.