Today’s word is: synchronise – Would you like to what it means? It means: to occur at the same time or at the same rate; to plan in a way that something happens at the exact time.
In this English vocabulary lesson, you will learn how to use the word synchronise. We are sure that this ESL lesson will help you to enhance your English vocabulary and speak English fluently and confidently.
The word synchronise is used to indicate some events that happen at the same time or an action that causes some events to happen at the same time. For example, we can say that the traffic signals are synchronised to ensure smooth flow of traffic.
Listen carefully on how we can use the word synchronise in 8 different situations in 8 different sentences.
Example number 1 of 8: The synchronised swimming event is a major attraction in the Olympics. It is an amazing display of multiple swimmers carrying out swimming movements in a coordinated manner.
Example number 2 of 8: Diamond sports company launched a new type of a cricket bat with a longer handle. The CEO asked his team to synchronise the launch of this product with the inauguration ceremony of a sports club in the city. This means that he wanted the product launch to happen at the same time as the inauguration of the club.
Example number 3 of 8: Recently, the Mumbai airport handled 969 flights within a span of 24 hours. It was a synchronized effort by the entire team to manage the landing and takeoff of such large number of flights.
Example number 4 of 8: When a military team executes any operation, all team members synchronise their watches. This means that all of them adjust their watches so that all show the same time. This enables them to take actions at a precise time as per the planning.
Example number 5 of 8: It is observed that the seasonal demand for products synchronises with the arrival of the season. For instance, shops display umbrellas prominently just before the monsoon begins.
Example number 6 of 8: Mr. Nayak found a large stock of unused raw material in the warehouse. He ordered his team to synchronise the purchase of raw material with the production schedule to avoid such situation in the future.
Example number 7 of 8: The tourists had gathered at the fort to watch a history based audio-visual show. However, the synchronization between the display of images and sound was not proper. As a result, the viewers could not enjoy the show properly.
Example number 8 of 8: The renowned western symphony orchestra performed in New Delhi. Around 100 musicians played live instruments and the listeners were thrilled to witness the amazing synchronization amongst them.
Today we learned the word synchronize which means to occur at the same time or at the same rate; to plan in a way that something happens at the exact time.
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