“I couldn't see because of the glare.”

English Lesson: I couldn't see because of the glare.

You're playing softball with a group of friends. You tried to hit the ball, but missed 3 times so you got struck out. Now you're explaining to your teammates why you missed.

I couldn't see because of the glare.

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a glare

A "glare" is light that's brighter than other lights around it. A "glare" makes it difficult to see things. A glare can come from places like:

  • the sun
  • a reflection of the sun on a screen or window
  • a TV or computer in a dark room
  • a street light at night

An example of "glare" used in a sentence is:

I couldn't see because of the glare.