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meaning of honest person #1 (permalink) Thu Mar 01, 2007 6:48 am   meaning of honest person
 

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #52 "Much, many, a lot, lots", question 9

You are a ......... honest person.

(a) ton
(b) very
(c) many
(d) much

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #52 "Much, many, a lot, lots", answer 9

You are a very honest person.

Correct answer: (b) very
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what is a honest?

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meaning of honest person #2 (permalink) Thu Mar 01, 2007 11:06 am   meaning of honest person
 

The adjective honest means truthful; not cheating or stealing.
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meaning of honest person #3 (permalink) Thu Mar 01, 2007 12:49 pm   meaning of honest person
 

Olena wrote:
what is a honest?
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Hi Olena,

In addition to what Conchita has just said I'd like to point out that your question should read: What is an honest person? because the h in honest is silent (not spoken).

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meaning of honest person #4 (permalink) Thu Mar 01, 2007 18:00 pm   meaning of honest person
 

...and you just add "dis-" to create the opposite meaning: "a dishonest person". I like these prefixes, they help us increase our vocabulary...
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meaning of honest person #5 (permalink) Thu Mar 01, 2007 18:36 pm   meaning of honest person
 

Hi,

'Dishonest' as the opposite of 'honest' is fine.

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