Applied Communications: Your 2 Tier 2 Words for today :
1) abbreviate= verb-to shorten
Example: My last name is so difficult to pronounce, people often abbreviate it to make it easier.
2) abstract=adj- confusing, not clear—-noun-a summary
Math ideas are often abstract to me; I just can’t seem to understand math.
1) alter= verb-to change
Example: My mom told me I needed to alter my attitude or pay the consequences.
2) according=adjective-in relation to, in proportion
Example: According to Ms. Mathews, we will have a vocabulary test on friday.
Assignment: In the reply box below:
Use your classes’ words and relate them to you in some way. You can write a sentence or tell us what they are like or what they are not like. You must do both words.
When you finish…
You must finish on study island:
- prefix practice 1
- prefix practice 2
Note two prefixes that you learned while practicing. Leave a reply in the box below.