Sometimes I need a prompt to get going!
I want to write, but I'm not sure what to write about.
Do you feel this way?
You want to write in English, but you need prompting.
PROMPT (verb) = cause
1. = to make something happen:
'The bishop's speech has prompted an angry response from both political parties.
Recent worries over the president's health have prompted speculation over his political future.
2. = to prompt somebody to do something
C2 to make someone decide to say or do something:
'What prompted you to say that?'
'I don't know what prompted him to leave.'
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