18 August 2016

*VOCABULARY*

Vocabulary building is important for both reading comprehension and writing. 

Use the following two words in one sentence (note the parts of speech).

dissident (noun) and dissent (verb).

To further improve your vocabulary, remember to check out the Word of the Day
The site also has word games and puzzles.

http://dictionary.reference.com/wordoftheday/


You can also test your skills while contributing to the World Food Programme here:
http://freerice.com/#/english-vocabulary/1498

3 comments:

Nichole said...

The students showed their dissent with the Catholic School by picketing in an expression of dissident.

Brad Letourneau said...

John dissented from the majority of the political party which caused him to be labeled a dissident.

Michael said...

Well done, Brad.

Nichole, there are some problems with your answer. In this case, you were required to use "dissent" as a verb and "dissident" as a noun.