Today’s word is: endeavour – endeavour means: work extremely hard to achieve something; an attempt to reach a goal
In this English vocabulary lesson you will learn how to use the word endeavour. We are sure that this ESL lesson will help you to enhance your English vocabulary and speak English fluently and confidently.
Mrs. Reena is a Geometry teacher to a class of 45 students. Some of her students failed in the last unit test. So, she took up the challenge and conducted extra classes for them after school hours. As a result of her endeavour, all of them passed with good grades in the recent examination.
Listen carefully on how we can use the word endeavour in 8 different situations in 8 different sentences.
Example number 1 of 8: The market for mobile phone accessories is extremely competitive. The customers want to buy the best quality product. Hence, the president of the MOx company asked his team to endeavour for providing best customer satisfaction.
Example number 2 of 8: The marathon race is held for a distance of 42 kilo meters. It tests the stamina of the athletes. Many long distance runners endeavour to win a marathon.
Example number 3 of 8: Parth was an opening batsman in the match. As the match progressed, other batsmen got out. But, Parth endeavoured till the end and won the match for his team.
Example number 4 of 8: Mother Teresa endeavoured for almost 50 years to serve the poor and sick. Her efforts were recognized across the world and she was awarded a Nobel prize for her great service.
Example number 5 of 8: The cyclone hit the east coast of India. It destroyed the huts of the fishermen. Aasha, a local NGO came to the rescue of these homeless people and endeavoured day and night to build temporary shelters for them.
Example number 6 of 8: Thomas Edison was an American inventor known for his invention of electric bulb. He has mentioned that he failed multiple times in his endeavour to invent the bulb. He never gave up and finally succeeded.
Example number 7 of 8: Mr. Gomes was a rich businessman. But, in his endeavour to expand his business, he neglected his commitments towards his family. He regretted the same in the later part of his life.
Example number 8 of 8: Terrence joined Megacorp as a trainee. He worked closely with the owner of the company for two decades. Later, he expressed the desire to start his own business. His boss gave him the permission and wished him well in his future endeavors.
Today we learned the word endeavour which means work extremely hard to achieve something; an attempt to reach a goal.
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