Monday, May 16, 2016

pompous & twitch

Quotations:

Complete Works of Virginia Woolf: The Voyage Out

"Pompous and sentimental."

"Tell me what happened," said Helen. She had to keep her lips from twitching as she listened to Rachel's story.

Definitions:​​

pompous:
showing that you think you are more important than other people, especially by using long and formal words.

twitch:
1. if a part of your body twitches, or if you twitch it, it makes a sudden quick movement, sometimes one that you can not control;
2. to give sth a short sharp pull;

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