A person whose low spirits or lack of enthusiasm have a depressing effect on others. a dull or depressing person who spoils other people’s enjoyment.
Jack’s fun at parties, but his brother’s a wet blanket.
I was with Anne and she was being a real wet blanket.
Can you tell me the weigh to centre of town?
Can you tell me the way to centre of town?
Meanings:Weigh: to have a particular weight.
Way: the manner or style in which someone does something or in which something happens.
How many pears of trousers do you own?
How many pairs of trousers do you own?
Pears: a sweet juicy fruit that has a round base and is thinner near the top, or the tree that produces this fruit.
Pairs: an object that is made from two similar parts that are joined together.
Let’s meat for lunch tomorrow.
Let’s meet for lunch tomorrow.
His new girlfriend is air to a fortune. (heir)
His new girlfriend is heir to a fortune.
Walking down the isle was the scariest thing Ellen had ever done. (aisle)
Walking down the aisle was the scariest thing Ellen had ever done.
The school principle is going to speak to everyone at midday. (principal)
The school principal is going to speak to everyone at midday.
Great the cheese over the vegetables and bake for twenty minutes. (grate)
Grate the cheese over the vegetables and bake for twenty minutes.
The horse tossed its main and neighed. (mane)
The horse tossed its mane and neighed.
The recent add from Coca- Cola is amazing. (ad)
The recent ad from Coca- Cola is amazing.
This fish bar does the best place and chips in town. (plaice)
This fish bar does the best plaice and chips in town.