Results 1 to 3 of 3

Threaded View

  1. #1
    vil is offline VIP Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Student or Learner
      • Native Language:
      • Bulgarian
      • Home Country:
      • Bulgaria
      • Current Location:
      • Bulgaria
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Posts
    5,000
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default landmark (n)/ landmark (adj.)

    Dear teachers,

    Would you tell me your opinion about the interpretation of the expression in bold in the following sentence?

    The church on the hilltop was a well-known landmark

    landmark (n) = the position of a prominent or well-known object in a particular landscape; reference poin

    The agreement was a landmark in the history of both nations.

    landmark (n) = an event marking a unique or important historical change of course or one on which important developments depend; an event or accomplishment of great significance; turning-point

    “A New Hope” is seen as the landmark film in the modern science-fiction genre, redefining everything we know about film and special effects.

    landmark (adj.) = having great import or significance; turning;

    Thanks for your efforts.

    Regards,

    V
    Last edited by vil; 12-Jan-2011 at 12:23.

Similar Threads

  1. [Grammar] so +adj-adv/ such +a/an+n+adj
    By Roose in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 21-Dec-2009, 18:15
  2. [Grammar] what is the difference between 'adj+to-inf.' and 'adj+ v-ing'
    By wawa97 in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 29-Jun-2009, 03:55
  3. Please help with this adj
    By Mehrgan in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 03-May-2009, 06:32
  4. [General] landmark
    By ionutzavram in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 27-Jan-2009, 16:23
  5. celebrating landmark
    By HAFID21 in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 07-Dec-2007, 19:49

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •