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January 30, 2017
Look for Synonyms to Figure Out Tough Vocabulary

Synonyms are similar words hidden in the sentence that rename a word that may not be well-known. For example: "The coach praised the teams' camaraderie or friendship as they walked off the field." The tricky word, camaraderie, had a synonym context clue, friendship, which made the sentence much easier to understand.

 
 

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