Slides in Vocabulary Lesson 2
Something that is emplyed is used to accomplish something.
I employed my ninja like skills to defeat the intruder who broke into my house.
People who work long hours for low pay often do their work grimly with no satisfaction.
Actions carried out in a stern or forbidding manner are performed grimly.
A referee makes many decisions in a game. Some are contested, or challenged, by players or coaches.
When a result is contested, its accuracy or rightness is called into question.
People preparing meals in the kitchen of a restaurant often work in a scene of tumult, or noisy confusion.
A tumult is a great, noisy, and sometimes violent commotion.
Workers who are deprived of sleep don't have the energy to do their jobs well.
To be deprived of something is to have something taken away or denied.