Word of the Week
Meaning – to fail to fulfil the hopes or expectations.
Example of using it in a sentence "I have not wish to disappoint Nicola by not doing my homework.”
Synonyms: Let down, fail, dash hopes of.
Meaning – prevent.
Example of using it in a sentence "The rain disappointed all the cyclist as the race was put off.”
Synonyms: thwart, frustrate, foil, dash, defeat, baffle.
Spelling Tip – Remember that double ‘pp’
dis + ap+ point
Use the word as many times throughout the week as you can. This can be verbally, in your written work or listen out for other people using it.