Decent Teaching_The Homeless Coder_
Vocabulary from news articles on Leo Grand, 'The Homeless Coder'.
To cause a...
This story was all over the...
an obstacle or difficulty
broken into many pieces
write or compose
perform a difficult and series of tests at someone else's request or command
jump through hoops
deliberately cruel or violent
one of a series of barriers to be jumped over in a race; (fig.) something that makes an achievement difficult
to say or write good things about (someone or something); to express approval of (someone or something)
a sudden violent backward movement or reaction; (fig.) a strong adverse reaction (as to a recent political or social development)
to remove (something) completely; to eliminate or destroy (something harmful)
to gradually cause someone to have (an attitude, feeling, etc.)
to talk or write about (someone or something) in a very critical or insulting way; to say that (someone or something) is ridiculous or has no value
to confuse (someone) very much
to give a small amount of color to (something); to give a small amount of some quality to (something)
to hit someone hard
to make (someone or something) seem unimportant
to overhelm / overload someone with things to be done
malfunction or irregularity (of something)
to reject; to declare an abandonment
entrepreneurial is someone who take a risks in hope of profit