Let us learn a new word - ludicrous- in this story.
Today's word of the day is 'Ludicrous'.
The word 'Ludicrous' is an adjective and can be pronounced as
The meaning of the word is 'completely unreasonable, stupid, or wrong'.
Some synonyms of the word are: 'Ridiculous', 'Crazy' and 'Absurd'.
Some antonyms of the word are :
lame, unamusing, dull, dignified.
For IELTS Speaking:
1. And as he talked, I thought how ludicrous life sometimes was.
2. Since I mentioned this ludicrous example of time-wasting to Julia MacKenzie, she has phoned roughly twice a day.
For IELTS Writing:
Yet it is equally ludicrous for a city to ask its taxpayers to subsidize a private good such as golf.
For exercises to learn the usage properly, click on the given link.