book

 

 

Learn English  
 

Blue Level

 
 

Red Level

 
 

Yellow Level

 
 

Green Level

 
 

Purple Level

 
 

Orange Level

 
 

Violet Level

 
 

Video Lessons

 
 

Links

 
 

American Speech

 
 

Chat

 
 

How to Learn

 
 

Vocabulary

 
 

U.S. Citizenship

 
 

Reading

 

 

 

 


 

lazy

 

A person who does not like to work hard or avoids working is said to be lazy. The word "lazy" is an adjective:

  • He's so lazy.
  • Don't be so lazy.
  • A lazy person rarely succeeds.
  • Most of the students did well on the test, but the ones who were lazy failed.
  • Lazy people make terrible employees.
  • He makes his wife do everything for him. He's so lazy!

a lazy man

The word "laziness" is a noun.

  • She was fired for laziness.
  • His laziness cost the company a lot of money.
  • If not for his laziness, he would be a good employee.

 

 

Click here to learn more words.

 

May 11, 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

© 2018 Learn American English Online. All rights reserved.