Monthly Archives: March 2015

English Vocabulary Words – Wreak havoc, Scrutinize, Disembark

The wind is wreaking havoc with the girl’s hair. The man is scrutinizing a machine. Passengers are disembarking an airplane. A) The wind is wreaking havoc with the girl’s hair. (a) B) The girl’s hair is neat. C) The weather … Continue reading

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ESL Vocabulary Lesson – Inscribe, Hand-lettered, Column

Words and a mark are inscribed on the medal. A hand-lettered sign is placed on the yard. A woman and children are walking in a column. A) Words are being written on a piece of paper. B) A man is … Continue reading

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ESL Vocabulary Lesson – Wring, Cling, Atop

The man is wringing a cloth. The gorilla’s infant is clinging to its parent. A bird has perched atop the statue. A) The man is wringing a cloth. (a) B) The man is putting on clothes. C) The man is … Continue reading

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ESL Vocabulary Lesson – Spiral, Tape something off, Manicure

The stairs spiral. The site is taped off. The lawn is well manicured. A) The stairs are straight. B) The stairs go around the building. C) The stairs spiral. (a) A) The site is taped off. (a) B) A police … Continue reading

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ESL Vocabulary Lesson – Twine, Smear

The tree is twined with a vine. The two fingers are twined. The child has smeared her mouth with spaghetti sauce. A) The tree is twined with a vine. (a) B) The vine is straight. C) Many vines are growing … Continue reading

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Perch, Heave, Pencil – ESL Vocabulary Words

The bird is perching on a branch. Sailors are heaving a rope. The sketch is being penciled. A) The bird is perching on a branch. (a) B) The bird is pecking a hole on a branch. C) The bird is … Continue reading

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Sport, Partition, Soil – ESL Vocabulary

The woman is sporting a huge hat. Each telephone booth is partitioned off by glass. The boy has soiled his face and his shirt with spaghetti sauce. A) The woman is putting on a cap. B) The woman is sporting … Continue reading

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