How to Use Digress in a Sentence


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What is the basic meaning of digress?

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1. Digress is a/an _____.

2. Why is digress now considered to be a cliché?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Determine the appropriate way to use the word 'digress' and how much you know about it. The quiz and corresponding worksheet will address specifics like the definition and part of speech of 'digress'.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The goals are as follows:

  • Understand what makes 'digress' a cliche
  • Identify how the word is structured in a sentence
  • Recognize its meaning in a given example

Skills Practiced

You'll be practicing the following:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on using 'digress'
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding how the word should be used in a sentence
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the function of 'digress' and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

Additional learning is available from the lesson entitled How to Use Digress in a Sentence. Topics in the lesson include the following:

  • Analyze the use of 'digress' in a sentence
  • Define 'cliche'
  • Understand how the word is used in the context of explaining something to an audience