— as in: reflect in the mirror
She saw her face
in his sunglasses.
show an image back (on a mirror or other shiny surface)
— as in: reflect American Values
Which choice best
the overall sequence of events in the passage?
represent, demonstrate, or express
— as in: I want to reflect on it.
At the beginning of this passage, the author
on her life as a waitress.
think carefully — possibly aloud or in writing
— as in: reflect poorly on the school
The failing test scores would
poorly on the school.
— as in: reflect the light/heat/sound
We’re replacing all the warning signs with signs that
headlights in the dark.
bounce back (rather than absorbing)
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