Results 1 to 5 of 5
  1. angliholic's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • Chinese
      • Home Country:
      • Taiwan
      • Current Location:
      • Taiwan

    • Join Date: Feb 2007
    • Posts: 2,988
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #1

    Smile Polar bears inspire awe with their incredible size, power and ability

    Polar bears inspire awe with their incredible size, power and ability to survive in the frigid Arctic.


    I wonder if "stir/arouse/cause awe" sound as fine as "inspire awe." If not, are there other ways of expressing "inspire awe?" Thanks.


    • Join Date: Oct 2006
    • Posts: 19,434
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #2

    Re: Polar bears inspire awe with their incredible size, power and ability

    Polar bears are awe-inspiring with their incredible size....

  2. angliholic's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • Chinese
      • Home Country:
      • Taiwan
      • Current Location:
      • Taiwan

    • Join Date: Feb 2007
    • Posts: 2,988
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #3

    Smile Re: Polar bears inspire awe with their incredible size, power and ability

    Quote Originally Posted by Anglika View Post
    Polar bears are awe-inspiring with their incredible size....
    Thanks, Anglika.
    But the following sound equally right?

    Polar bears are awe-striking/arousing/sterring ...


    • Join Date: Oct 2006
    • Posts: 19,434
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #4

    Re: Polar bears inspire awe with their incredible size, power and ability

    None of them works - sorry.

  3. angliholic's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • Chinese
      • Home Country:
      • Taiwan
      • Current Location:
      • Taiwan

    • Join Date: Feb 2007
    • Posts: 2,988
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #5

    Smile Re: Polar bears inspire awe with their incredible size, power and ability

    Quote Originally Posted by Anglika View Post
    None of them works - sorry.
    Thanks, Anglika.

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

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