Vocab Set 5
Definition:a person hired to carry burdens or baggage, as at a railroad station or a hotel. Sentence:At the hotel i was staying,a porter informed us that we could buy an elephant at a village nearby.
Definition:a waterfall descending over a steep, rocky surface. Sentence:We came to a halt amongst a cascading river of cups and teapots.
Definition:to discover or catch (a person) in the performance of some act. Sentence:Even through the hiss and crackle of the phone,i could detect the disbelief in his voice about my strange request.
definition:something that threatens to cause evil, harm, injury, etc.; a threat sentence:the two men looked menacing.
definition:to turn aside abruptly in movement or direction; deviate suddenly from the straight or direct course. Sentence:His car swerved abruptly,causing the collapse of a tea stall...