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Introducing the Words
Read the following journal article about a place to live and
work while in space. Notice how the highlighted words are
used. These are the words you will be learning in this unit.
n a brilliant flash of light, the space shuttle blasts off from a launching
pad. It is heading towards the International Space Station, or ISS. The
shuttle carries food, equipment, and supplies to this place where astronauts
live and work.
The ISS circles Earth more than 150 miles above our planet’s atmosphere.
If you looked down on the ISS, you would see something that looks like a
giant bird. The bird’s wings are actually solar panels. These capture energy
for the station. The body of the bird contains Level Green S A D L I E R Vocabulary Workshop TOO
UNIT 5 Introducing the Words Read the following j
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Definitions You were introduced to these words in
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t Comple ing the Sentence Choose the word f
Ch or W ord Associations oose the word or phras
Words in Context Read the passage. Then answer ea
Prefixes: re-, pre-, in- A prefix is a word pa
glance, gaze, glare
REVIEW UNITS 1–6 64 Vocabulary for Comprehensio
Fill in the circle next to the choice that best a
REVIEW UNITS 1–6 Classifying bitter
Completing the Idea Complete each sentence so tha
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