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March 31, 2014
Look for Definitions to Figure Out Tough Vocabulary

Definitions are an easy way to figure out difficult vocabulary. If your child finds a tricky word, direct him to search for an actual definition in the text. Example: "Mr. James uses copious visual aids in class -- so many, his students learned the material super fast." The definition of the tricky word, copious, is right in the sentence: so many.

 
 

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