VOCABULARY WORDS-TWO DAYS IN MAY • Please go over the definitions for these vocabulary words with your student. There will be a test on them on Friday. • appreciate-to enjoy and understand • grazing-eating growing plants • population-relating to the number of people or animals living in a certain place • starve-to suffer or die from not having enough food • surrounding-on all sides of • territory-an area of land • wander-to move from place to place without reason
appreciate-to enjoy and understand Many people appreciate good food.
grazing- eating growing plants An alpaca is munching and grazing on the green grass.
population- relating to the number of people or animals living in a certain place Graph comparing the world’s population growth in 1900 A.D. to 2000 A.D.
starve- to suffer or die from not having enough food “Need doughnuts or I’ll STARVE!”
surrounding- on all sides of The sharks were surrounding me on all sides. Were you scared? No sweat! (Just lots of bubbles)
territory- an area of land The United States bought the Louisiana Purchase of the French territory in 1803. The U.S. paid 60 million francs ($11,250,000) plus cancellation of debts worth 18 million francs ($3,750,000), a total cost of 15 million dollars for the Louisiana territory.
wander- to move from place to place without reason This smurf is dreaming of a time when he can wander freely across the Earth. He is stricken with wanderlust.
Extra Slides ENJOY!
Starving Cat Yum Yum
The Palm Islands are artificial islands in Dubai, United Arab Emirates on which major commercial and residential infrastructure will be constructed. Man made island surrounded by water.
wander- to move from place to place without reason The Scientific Wanderer The Old Man Wanderer