What are red words?
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. One-star words are frequent, two-star words are morefrequent, and three-star words are the most frequent.
- an object that shows the time. The object like a clock that you wear on your wrist is called a watch. Clocks either have a background called a face with hands that point to the hours and minutes, or they are digital clocks that show the time as a set of numbers. You say a clock is slow when it shows a time that is earlier than the correct time. You say it is fast when it shows a time that is later than the correct time
The only sound was the clock ticking.the kitchen/church/bedside clock:
I glanced at the kitchen clock.the clock strikes one/five/eleven (o'clock):
The church clock struck 10 o'clock.adjust/set a clock:
I'll need to adjust the clock. It's slow again.
against the clock
around/round the clock
the clock is ticking
on the clock
put/turn/set the clock back
put/turn/set the clock forward
run the clock downmainly American