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KSU ESL Reading 8:2
assistance
atone
atrocities
background
noun. help
verb. make up for
noun. cruel and inhumane acts that people commit against each…
noun. the history and settings of a person or situation
assistance
noun. help
atone
verb. make up for
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
60 terms
ESL Reading Vocabulary List
anecdote
aviation
behaviorist
bleacher
轶事
航空
行为主义者
漂白机
anecdote
轶事
aviation
航空
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
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
10 terms
Accuplacer ESL Reading Skills
Television has been introduced to almo…
People have different ways of learning…
If you hold a piece of copper wire ove…
Many people own different pets. Dogs,…
C. television can unify people from around the world
D. different individuals have different ways of acquiring inf…
A. Copper is a good conductor of heat
A. uncommon pets
Television has been introduced to almo…
C. television can unify people from around the world
People have different ways of learning…
D. different individuals have different ways of acquiring inf…
21 terms
ESL 205 Final Reading
third
probably
matinee
theater
/θɜrd/
/ˈprɒb ə bli/
/ˌmæt nˈeɪ/
/ˈθi ə tər, ˈθiə-/
third
/θɜrd/
probably
/ˈprɒb ə bli/
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…
13 terms
ESL 3 Reading 2.2 Vocabulary
abandon
potential
sector
initial
to leave someone, especially someone you are responsible for
likely to develop into a particular type of person or thing i…
part of an area of activity, especially of business, trade etc
happening at the beginning [= first]
abandon
to leave someone, especially someone you are responsible for
potential
likely to develop into a particular type of person or thing i…
33 terms
Critical Reading: Ch 1 (ESL)
notorious
spectator
predicting
skimming
famous in a negative way
a person who watches a sports event such as soccer or tennis
look at titles, subtitles, pictures, maps & other visuals to…
Reading quickly without stopping to... check vocabulary, etc. Th…
notorious
famous in a negative way
spectator
a person who watches a sports event such as soccer or tennis
136 terms
ESL 580 reading
1ch
Coherently
Inference
Synthesize
...
일관성있는
추론
합성하다
1ch
...
Coherently
일관성있는
30 terms
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…
30 terms
Reading 1: Reading ESL as a Second Language Fall 2015
adrift
converted
dwellings
fieldwork
floating out of control
modified; altered; transformed
homes/residence
research
adrift
floating out of control
converted
modified; altered; transformed
ESl real reading book 3
gather together or built up ( or pile…
having no worries or troubles
a fear of being in closed or small spa…
to interrupt
Accumulate
carefree
claustrophobic
disturb
gather together or built up ( or pile…
Accumulate
having no worries or troubles
carefree
ESL05 reading Ch 4
attain
cite
contradiction
devote
an accomplishment, the act of achieving
To indicate a source of information or quoted material in a s…
difference or disagreement between two things which means tha…
passionately follow
attain
an accomplishment, the act of achieving
cite
To indicate a source of information or quoted material in a s…
17 terms
ESL at EHS Before Reading
preview
ask questions
background knowledge
author's purpose
look at before
what do I hope to find out
think about what I already know
why author wrote book/passage
preview
look at before
ask questions
what do I hope to find out
15 terms
ESL 0305 Reading Vocabulary 6
wholesale
breeding
cereal
dwindling
adj.... the selling of goods to merchants; usually in large qua…
n. ... The producing of young animals, plants, etc; recycle ;…
--n. grass used as food, such as rice and wheat.... -----adj.…
adj. decline, go down... e.g. --------- Exports are _________…
wholesale
adj.... the selling of goods to merchants; usually in large qua…
breeding
n. ... The producing of young animals, plants, etc; recycle ;…
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
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…
Reading 1: ESL Handout
Saves you time
To enroll
To hand in (paperwork)
To pay for
Te ahorra
Matricular
Entregar
Pagar
Saves you time
Te ahorra
To enroll
Matricular
30 terms
ESL 0305 Reading Vocabulary 3
aggravate
formulate
alliance
alter
v. make more severe ... eg His illness is being ________d by anx…
build something in the mind... Little by little, he ___________…
n. the state of being allied or confederated... eg They made an…
v.;become different... e.g.As time goes by,most things will ____…
aggravate
v. make more severe ... eg His illness is being ________d by anx…
formulate
build something in the mind... Little by little, he ___________…
30 terms
ESL 0305 Reading Vocabulary 4
annually
ageist
approximately
range
adv. ... once a year... The prices of milk and cereals are fixed…
n. adj. to be _______on the old stereotyping on the basis of…
adv. (of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct... e…
n.... The average age range is between 35 and 55.
annually
adv. ... once a year... The prices of milk and cereals are fixed…
ageist
n. adj. to be _______on the old stereotyping on the basis of…
19 terms
ESL at EHS During Reading
decode
1st person point of view
3rd person objective point of view
3rd person limited point of view
pronounce words
narrator speaks as "I"
narrator not part of story, does not know characters' feelings
narrator not part of story, knows feelings of one character
decode
pronounce words
1st person point of view
narrator speaks as "I"
30 terms
leurytorres/reading/ESL/060
Access
Enormous
element
function
...
very large in size, quantity or extent
a part or aspect of something abstract, especially one that i…
an activity or purpose natural to or intended for a person or…
Access
...
Enormous
very large in size, quantity or extent
42 terms
ESL Reading Smart Quiz Vocabulary
Revival (n)
Conservatism (n)
Isolationist (adj)
Rural (adj)
The act of something becoming popular again
A philosophy which resists on the changes of society
Tending to separate from others
From the countryside or from farm areas
Revival (n)
The act of something becoming popular again
Conservatism (n)
A philosophy which resists on the changes of society
29 terms
KSU ESL Reading 6:3
archaeologist
architecture
armor
calligraphy
(n) someone who studies ancient societies by looking at bones…
(n) the style and design of a building
(n) a cover that protects a person or a vehicle from attack
(n) the art of making beautiful handwriting
archaeologist
(n) someone who studies ancient societies by looking at bones…
architecture
(n) the style and design of a building
25 terms
esl/reading/030
access
accommodate
integrate
contrary
a mean of approaching or entering a place.
provide lodging or sufficient space for.
combine (one thing) with another so that they become a whole.
opposite in nature, direction, or meaning.
access
a mean of approaching or entering a place.
accommodate
provide lodging or sufficient space for.
8 terms
ESL READ Page 414
exchange
fair
inspire
luck
When you exchange something, you trade it for something else
When something is fair, it is equal for everyone
When something inspires you, it makes you want to do something
Luck means good fortune
exchange
When you exchange something, you trade it for something else
fair
When something is fair, it is equal for everyone
61 terms
KSU ESL Reading 8:2
assistance
atone
atrocities
background
noun. help
verb. make up for
noun. cruel and inhumane acts that people commit against each…
noun. the history and settings of a person or situation
assistance
noun. help
atone
verb. make up for
8 terms
ESL READ Page 440
behavior
cheat
dignity
honest
Your behavior is the way you act
To cheat is to do something that is unfair or against the rules
Dignity is having pride in yourself. A person with dignity ac…
An honest person tells the truth. In court, you must promise…
behavior
Your behavior is the way you act
cheat
To cheat is to do something that is unfair or against the rules
12 terms
Maria's Halloween-Reading A-Z - ESL
spider
treat
pumpkin
Halloween
an animal with eight legs... that can spin a web... (noun)
a special present, food,... or activity... (noun)
a large orange fruit with... thick flesh... (noun)
a holiday on October... 31st when children... dress up in costumes…
spider
an animal with eight legs... that can spin a web... (noun)
treat
a special present, food,... or activity... (noun)
14 terms
KSU ESL Reading 6:1
benefit
consumer
extinction
fuel
(n) an advantage or other useful thing you get from something
(n) anyone who buys goods or uses services
(n) the state of an animal or plant no longer existing
(n) a substance such as coal, gas, or oil that you can use to…
benefit
(n) an advantage or other useful thing you get from something
consumer
(n) anyone who buys goods or uses services
21 terms
KSU ESL Reading 6:4
blood vessel
colleague
hemisphere
insight
(n) one of the tubes blood flows through in your body
(n) someone who works with you
(n) one half of the brain or Earth
(n) the ability to understand what people and situations are…
blood vessel
(n) one of the tubes blood flows through in your body
colleague
(n) someone who works with you
25 terms
KSU ESL Reading 5:1
curriculum
discipline
drawback
effort
(n) all of the subjects that are taught at a school, college,…
(n) a situation in which you obey rules and orders
(n) something that might be a problem or disadvantage
(n) the physical or mental energy that you use to do something
curriculum
(n) all of the subjects that are taught at a school, college,…
discipline
(n) a situation in which you obey rules and orders
30 terms
KSU ESL Reading 6:2
brain
chatter
creature
degree
(b) the part inside your head that controls how you think, fe…
(n) conversation about unimportant things
(n) an animal, fish, or insect
(n) the level or amount of something
brain
(b) the part inside your head that controls how you think, fe…
chatter
(n) conversation about unimportant things
29 terms
KSU ESL Reading 6:5
bride
coffin
coming-of-age
cremation
(n) a woman who is getting married
(n) the box a dead person is buried in
(n) a person's transition from childhood to adulthood
(n) the act or ceremony of burning a dead body
bride
(n) a woman who is getting married
coffin
(n) the box a dead person is buried in
ESL106 Unit3 Reading1
accomplish
acquisition
auditory
decipher
to do or finish something successfully
the act of obtaining or begining to have something
related to hearing
to figure out the hidden meaning of something
accomplish
to do or finish something successfully
acquisition
the act of obtaining or begining to have something
31 terms
KSU ESL Reading 5:4
career counselor
cell phone
construction
drawback
(n) someone who gives people advice and information about wha…
(n) a small telephone that you carry with you
(n) the process of building something
(n) disadvantage
career counselor
(n) someone who gives people advice and information about wha…
cell phone
(n) a small telephone that you carry with you
16 terms
ESL sunny news reading Dec 12
rescue
attempt
out-of-bounds
skier
救援
尝试
不可进入的,界外的
滑雪者
rescue
救援
attempt
尝试
9 terms
ESL B Unit 1 Pre-Reading Vocabulary
Predict
Monitor
Dialogue
Sequence
v. to tell in advance
v. to keep track of or check
n. what the characters say to each other
n. the order in which things happen
Predict
v. to tell in advance
Monitor
v. to keep track of or check
13 terms
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.
50 terms
ESL Reading Words English/Portuguese
lot
big
supper
want
...
...
...
...
lot
...
big
...
10 terms
ESL Unit4 Reading1
bitterness
defects
eventful
imitate
sharpness of taste; lack of sweetness.
a shortcoming, imperfection
marked by interesting or exciting events.
take or follow as a model.
bitterness
sharpness of taste; lack of sweetness.
defects
a shortcoming, imperfection
13 terms
Esl Unit 4 reading 3
archetype
imagery
repetition
alliteration
is a type of character that appears in literature throughout…
is figurative or sensory language used to create word pictures
repeating sounds
repeated initial consonant sounds
archetype
is a type of character that appears in literature throughout…
imagery
is figurative or sensory language used to create word pictures
15 terms
ESL Unit 4 Reading 5
entente
glasnost
avant-garde
coup detat
agreement, understanding
openness, freedom
new, experimental
sudden government takeover
entente
agreement, understanding
glasnost
openness, freedom
14 terms
ESL 5/6 Reading & Writing Unit 1
vibrant
embark
journal
courage
full of life, energy, and enthusiasm
to begin doing something new, difficult or exciting
A daily record of news and events from your life
bravery
vibrant
full of life, energy, and enthusiasm
embark
to begin doing something new, difficult or exciting
8 terms
ESL READ Page 378
nervous
nobody
participate
perform
When you are nervous, you feel worried or afraid of doing som…
A nobody is a person who others think is not important
When you participate, you join in an activity
When you perform, you show a talent to a group of people
nervous
When you are nervous, you feel worried or afraid of doing som…
nobody
A nobody is a person who others think is not important
5 terms
ESL Unit 2 reading 1
conflict
identity
interpret
issue
a situation of having to choose between opposing things
who someone is
clarify the meaning of something
a subject or problem that people discuss
conflict
a situation of having to choose between opposing things
identity
who someone is
ESL Reading Sounder chapter8
dot
chore
widen
aggravate
a small round mark or spot
a small job that you have to do regularly, especially work th…
to become wider, or to make something wider
to make a bad situation, an illness, or an injury worse OPP i…
dot
a small round mark or spot
chore
a small job that you have to do regularly, especially work th…
30 terms
ESL 0305 Reading Vocabulary 3
aggravate
formulate
alliance
alter
v. make more severe ... eg His illness is being ________d by anx…
build something in the mind... Little by little, he ___________…
n. the state of being allied or confederated... eg They made an…
v.;become different... e.g.As time goes by,most things will ____…
aggravate
v. make more severe ... eg His illness is being ________d by anx…
formulate
build something in the mind... Little by little, he ___________…
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