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"Early Inventions" ESL Reading
designer
device
elements
invention
a person whose job is to make plans or patterns for clothes
a thing that you use for a particular purpose
simple chemical substances
something completely new that is made for the first time
designer
a person whose job is to make plans or patterns for clothes
device
a thing that you use for a particular purpose
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ESL-Reading captured!
canoe
paddle
barefoot
suggestion
独木舟
赤脚的
建议
canoe
独木舟
paddle
24 terms
Classroom - ESL Reading Smart
student
teacher
chair
desk
student
teacher
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ESL 150 reading 1
renegade(n)... ˈren·ɪˌɡeɪd
relay(v)... riˈleɪ, ˈri·leɪ
convey(v)... kənˈveɪ
disseminate(v)... dɪˌsem·əˈneɪ·ʃən
Definition:a ​person who has ​changed from ​supporting esp. o…
Definition:to ​tell something you ​heard... Synonym: hand over ,…
Definition: to take or ​carry someone or something to a ​part…
Definition:to ​spread or give out ​news, ​information, ​ideas…
renegade(n)... ˈren·ɪˌɡeɪd
Definition:a ​person who has ​changed from ​supporting esp. o…
relay(v)... riˈleɪ, ˈri·leɪ
Definition:to ​tell something you ​heard... Synonym: hand over ,…
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Esl reading
Accumulate
Address
Vessel
Tar
To get more and more of sth over a period of time
1.to write on an envelop name,address of the person you are s…
A large boat or ship
A thick black liquid made from coal, used especially for maki…
Accumulate
To get more and more of sth over a period of time
Address
1.to write on an envelop name,address of the person you are s…
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ESL reading
Fanatics
Degenerate
Frivolities
Cadaver
A person filled with excessive and single minded zeal especia…
Having lost the physical mental or moral qualities considered…
Is a type of clownishness or silliness
Corpse
Fanatics
A person filled with excessive and single minded zeal especia…
Degenerate
Having lost the physical mental or moral qualities considered…
10 terms
Reading OGT - ESL
alliteration
allusion
antonym
conflict
repetition of the initial sound in two or more words that are…
reference to something else that is well-known
words with opposite meaning of another word
struggle characters face as they progress through a story
alliteration
repetition of the initial sound in two or more words that are…
allusion
reference to something else that is well-known
18 terms
Reading 400 Otterbein ESL
ancient
new
hard
leave
not old
not easy or soft
to go away
ancient
new
not old
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ESL0305 Reading Vocabulary 1
whilst
prior
facilitate
retrieve
'British' for while
before something else happens. Eg. ____________________ to en…
something that assists or helps along to run more smoothy. Eg…
get or gain back; 'regain' is a synonym. Eg. The dog ________…
whilst
'British' for while
prior
before something else happens. Eg. ____________________ to en…
10 terms
ESL a READING Vocabulary
career
obstacle
stubborn
consent
life's work
something that stands in the way of you reaching your goals
when you refuse to do something
to agree
career
life's work
obstacle
something that stands in the way of you reaching your goals
24 terms
ESL 2nd reading voc
a picture of a person
a bunch of flowers
hard to satisfy
to shine with little light
portrait
bouquet
fussy
sparkle
a picture of a person
portrait
a bunch of flowers
bouquet
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ESL 096L Introduction: Reading "Introduction to ESL 096L"
escape
opportunity
successful
goal
(v.) to get free from the control of someone or some place
(n.) chance to do something
(adj.) having the correct result
(n.) a target one wants to reach
escape
(v.) to get free from the control of someone or some place
opportunity
(n.) chance to do something
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ESL 0305 Reading Vocabulary 2
devour
outskirt
decompose
conventional
to eat up greedily OR to use up and destroy as if by eating;…
the outlying district or region, as of a city, metropolitan a…
verb ... 1. separate elements or parts ... 2. break down ... 3. lose a…
adjective... traditional... China has many ______festivals such as…
devour
to eat up greedily OR to use up and destroy as if by eating;…
outskirt
the outlying district or region, as of a city, metropolitan a…
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ESL Reading Smart 1.10 Plural Nouns
bats
birds
eggs
toads
bats
birds
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ESL Reading Smart 1.3 "Canada"
bigger
biggest
runner
running
The spotted dog is ___ than the white dog.
Jupiter is the ___ planet in the solar system.
This __ is wearing black.
The dog is __ home.
bigger
The spotted dog is ___ than the white dog.
biggest
Jupiter is the ___ planet in the solar system.
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ESL Reading Smart 1.6 -ive words
destructive
active
cooperative
positive
tending to cause damage
doing things that require movement and energy
having a tendency to be helpful
having a happy disposition that sees the good side of things
destructive
tending to cause damage
active
doing things that require movement and energy
36 terms
UNIT 1 ESL READING
Account for
Address
Considerable
Contract
to explain the reason for something
to deal with a question or a problem
large enough to be important / a lot of
to catch or become ill from disease or a set of promises
Account for
to explain the reason for something
Address
to deal with a question or a problem
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ESL 1168 Reading contracts carefully
Sign on the dotted line
Contract
Boilerplate
Terms
to put your signature on the contract
an agreement between two or more people, or two or more group…
language that is used in many different documents, that is ve…
requirements of the agreement, of the contract
Sign on the dotted line
to put your signature on the contract
Contract
an agreement between two or more people, or two or more group…
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ESL READING WEEK 1
unconscious
obsessed
hideous
wretched
not awake
Constantly thinking about something
very ugly
Very unhappy
unconscious
not awake
obsessed
Constantly thinking about something
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ESL 3: Reading 8.1
compound
concentrated
culprit
degradation
substance containing atoms of two or more elements
stronger because most of the water has been removed from it
reasons for a problem or difficulty
process that changes a complex compound to a simpler form
compound
substance containing atoms of two or more elements
concentrated
stronger because most of the water has been removed from it
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ESL READING, WEEK 3
jabbed
shivered
exclaimed
sprang
to poke; to punch
shook with cold or fear
to say something excitedly
suddenly jumping up
jabbed
to poke; to punch
shivered
shook with cold or fear
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FINAL EXAM ESL READING
THURA
ANNE FRANK
HURRICANE
TANK
A GIRL WHO LIVED IN IRAQ DURING THE WAR
GERMAN GIRL WHO HID DURING WWII
WATER BUFFALO WHO WAS KILLED BY ANOTHER YOUNGER BUFFALO
MAIN CHARACTER OF "WATER BUFFALO DAYS" WHO KILLS A TIGER AND…
THURA
A GIRL WHO LIVED IN IRAQ DURING THE WAR
ANNE FRANK
GERMAN GIRL WHO HID DURING WWII
54 terms
Spelling vocabulary for esl reading
Compulsive
Spender
Successful
Marketer
-
-
-
-
Compulsive
-
Spender
-
14 terms
Mtel ESL reading
Coaching
Collaborative groups
Comprehensive monitoring
Constructing meaning from text
Providing support in studying new skills, polishing old ones,…
A temporary grouping structure used primarily for developing…
Good comprehenders self evaluate how well they understand whi…
A process in which the reader integrates what is read with hi…
Coaching
Providing support in studying new skills, polishing old ones,…
Collaborative groups
A temporary grouping structure used primarily for developing…
8 terms
ESL 60 Reading Vocabulary
Climate (n.)
Pollution (n.)
Sightseeing (n.)
Tropical (adj.)
the typical weather conditions in a particular area.
the process of making air, water, soil etc dangerously dirty…
when you visit famous or interesting places, especially as to…
weather that is tropical is very hot and wet.
Climate (n.)
the typical weather conditions in a particular area.
Pollution (n.)
the process of making air, water, soil etc dangerously dirty…
33 terms
ESL 020: Reading Vocabulary Ch 5
body language
equality
eye contact
fields
different ways to communicate with your face and body
everyone in a group as the same positioin
looking directly in someone's eyes
Areas of study of work.... Examples: business, education, engine…
body language
different ways to communicate with your face and body
equality
everyone in a group as the same positioin
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ESL 002: Reading Ch 6
compete
event
(have) in common
movement
to try to win something that someone else is also trying to win
something special that happens
something you share with others such as beliefs, ideas, inter…
series of organized activities in which many people work toge…
compete
to try to win something that someone else is also trying to win
event
something special that happens
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ESL 05R: Unit 2, Reading 2
boost
devotion
emerge
estimate
increase
commitment
come out; appear
a guess as to the value or size of something
boost
increase
devotion
commitment
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ESL 0305 Reading Vocabulary 5
sustainable
staple
affluent
aspect
adj. ... : able to be used without being completely used up ... :…
adj. (the n. is a metal wire to hold papers together) ... :a ch…
n. ... wealthy; having more than most... e.g. The _____ citizens o…
n.... : a part of something... : the way a person, place, or thin…
sustainable
adj. ... : able to be used without being completely used up ... :…
staple
adj. (the n. is a metal wire to hold papers together) ... :a ch…
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ESL READING SMART QUIZ
Vermouth
Oxford University
Delighted
High-spirited
A dry, alcoholic drink
An old university in England
Happy
In a good mood
Vermouth
A dry, alcoholic drink
Oxford University
An old university in England
24 terms
KSU ESL Reading 10: 1
chart
clarity
conformity
commodity
[count] 1 a : information in the form of a table, diagram, etc.
the quality of being clear: such as the quality of being easi…
behavior that is the same as the behavior of most other peopl…
1: something that is bought and sold... ▪ agricultural ___ like…
chart
[count] 1 a : information in the form of a table, diagram, etc.
clarity
the quality of being clear: such as the quality of being easi…
24 terms
KSU ESL Reading 10: 1
chart
clarity
conformity
commodity
[count] 1 a : information in the form of a table, diagram, etc.
the quality of being clear: such as the quality of being easi…
behavior that is the same as the behavior of most other peopl…
1: something that is bought and sold... ▪ agricultural ___ like…
chart
[count] 1 a : information in the form of a table, diagram, etc.
clarity
the quality of being clear: such as the quality of being easi…
15 terms
ESL: Reading2A Someone My Age
Apartment
close to
are renting
skate
a usually rented room or set of rooms that is part of a build…
at or to a short distance or time away
to pay money in return for being able to use (something that…
to move or glide over a surface on skates
Apartment
a usually rented room or set of rooms that is part of a build…
close to
at or to a short distance or time away
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ESL Reading review
capsize (v.)
contend (v.)
contentious (adj.)
decease (n.)
overturn ; upset
struggle ; argue, assert
quarrelsome, belligerent
death, demise
capsize (v.)
overturn ; upset
contend (v.)
struggle ; argue, assert
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Tcc ESL Reading52
assimilation
assimilate
assimilate into something
confinement
同化n.
同化 v.
同化某事
抑制,约束,限制 n
assimilation
同化n.
assimilate
同化 v.
33 terms
UNIT 4 ESL READING
Affluent
Apparently
Emissions
Irreversible
(adj) wealthy
(adv) likely
(n) gases or other substances created by the production and u…
(adj) cant be changed back to its original condition
Affluent
(adj) wealthy
Apparently
(adv) likely
45 terms
ESL Reading 3-4 Academic Vocabulary
character
setting
plot
conflict
a person (or animal) that a story is about
the time and place where a story happens
the sequence of important events in a story
the problem faced by the main character in the story
character
a person (or animal) that a story is about
setting
the time and place where a story happens
9 terms
ESL 5(reading)
vexed(adj)
nudges(verb)
innocuous (adj. adv.)
dial (noun)
1 a complicated problem that has caused a lot of discussion a…
1) to push someone gently, usually with your elbow, in order…
not offensive, dangerous, or harmful
1 the round part of a clock, watch, machine etc that has numb…
vexed(adj)
1 a complicated problem that has caused a lot of discussion a…
nudges(verb)
1) to push someone gently, usually with your elbow, in order…
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UNIT 2 ESL READING
Abolish
Colossal
Disintegrate
Initially
(v) to end or eliminate
(adj) huge
(v) to become weaker or destroyed by falling into small pieces
(adv) at first
Abolish
(v) to end or eliminate
Colossal
(adj) huge
10 terms
ESL 2 "When I Read"
cozy
drowsy
forest
fog
warm and comfortable
tired and ready to go to sleep
an area of land with many trees
clouds that form over the land
cozy
warm and comfortable
drowsy
tired and ready to go to sleep
8 terms
ESL Level 3 Unit 4 Reading 3
fable
moral
personification
myth
a brief story that teaches a lesson
a lesson that is taught in a fable usually statements that gi…
when an object or animal is given human characteristics such…
A story from a long time ago that has been passed on by word…
fable
a brief story that teaches a lesson
moral
a lesson that is taught in a fable usually statements that gi…
18 terms
ESL Reading Smart 1.7 "ie" and "ei" words
field
piece
thief
chief
an open area of land, especially without trees or buildings
a part of something
a person who steals
a leader of a group OR the most important thing
field
an open area of land, especially without trees or buildings
piece
a part of something
11 terms
AAPPL Reading (ESL Handout)
Te ahorra
Entregar
Asisitir a
Citas
Saves you (time)
To hand in (paperwork)
To attend
Appointments
Te ahorra
Saves you (time)
Entregar
To hand in (paperwork)
21 terms
ESL Reading Smart Spelling 1.5
live
lived
living
like
die
died
dying
hate
live
die
lived
died
20 terms
unit - 2 Reading ESL
abolish
attractive
colossal
demanding
to end; eliminate
causing interest or pleasure appealing
huge; enormous
requiring a lot of strength, energy or attention
abolish
to end; eliminate
attractive
causing interest or pleasure appealing
111 terms
Reading & Writing in ESL
Rhetoric & Composition Literacy Levels
Reading & Writing Literacy
Define Literacy
Define Reading
(1) High school... (2) Post-secondary (i.e. University Level)
(1) all ages... (2) all levels... (3) all literate
...
...
Rhetoric & Composition Literacy Levels
(1) High school... (2) Post-secondary (i.e. University Level)
Reading & Writing Literacy
(1) all ages... (2) all levels... (3) all literate
9 terms
ESL - Reading Contracts Carefully
dotted line
boilerplate
fine print
go over something with a fine-tooth comb
(n.) "sign on the dotted line" to agree formally, esp by sign…
(n.) a standard piece of writing or a design for something th…
(n.) the detailed wording of a contract, lease, or the like,…
(idioms) Also "go through something with a fine-tooth comb" m…
dotted line
(n.) "sign on the dotted line" to agree formally, esp by sign…
boilerplate
(n.) a standard piece of writing or a design for something th…
20 terms
ESL Reading 5:4
career counselors
construction
globalization
identity
someone who gives people advice and information about what ki…
the process of building something
when something involves, affects, or operates throughout the…
a sense of self
career counselors
someone who gives people advice and information about what ki…
construction
the process of building something
9 terms
ESL short reading quiz
rueful
disheveled
aghast
pauper
causing sorrow
untidy
shock amazed
very poor person
rueful
causing sorrow
disheveled
untidy
70 terms
esl 0305 reading 2
academic - adj
advantage - n
compulsory - adj
contribute to - v
connected with education and learning by study... the program of…
something that helps you have a greater chance of success... lea…
bat buoc... in most countries, education is compulsory for child…
to give money , time or help for something ... each year, busine…
academic - adj
connected with education and learning by study... the program of…
advantage - n
something that helps you have a greater chance of success... lea…
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