25 terms

6.8. Strange Sights

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Accounts for
explains or is a reason for something
affect
to cause a change in a person or thing
angles
places, positions or different directions from which something is viewed
Bigfoot
an imaginary creature that is shaped like a large human and is covered with hair
corpse
dead body
documented
gave evidence that proved something
draws
make someone interested in something
encounters
meetings, often ones that are unexpected
extraordinary
remarkable or beyond what is normal
folklore
stories, beliefs and traditions of a group of people
giant squid
a creatures that lives in the ocean with large eyes, eight arms and tentacles. Sometimes over 40 feet.
hoaxes
tricks, deceptions or practical jokes
impact
to have an effect on something
input
information that is taken in and used to understand something
interprets
understand the meaning of something in a certain way
legendary
coming from stories or legends
livestock
animals that live on a farm
myth
an imaginary thing or a made-up story
previous
earlier or coming before
ruse
trick or something meant to fool people
sightings
events in which someone sees something important or unusual
species
groups of plans or animals that are alike in certain ways
valid
based on facts or evidence
werewolves
imaginary creatures that are people who are able to turn into wolves
witness
to see something happen