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Reading Street vocabulary words


Lesson 4.1 – Week of January 11th 

preserve – to keep something safe from harm

represent – to stand for something

valuable – something that is important

concentration – to think about one thing carefully

frown – to wrinkle your forehead 

homeland – country you were born in

patient – person who can wait for something

tough – difficult

Lesson 4.2 – Week of January 18th 

adapt – to change to fit a new surrounding

annual – something that happens one time a year

nutrients – proteins & vitamins

blazing – very hot

drought – a hot dry period when it does not rain

ancient – very old 

massive – large

sprout – young plant