Vocabulary Notes from
Level 3 Reading Class, Eskimos in Japan
Accomplished: is achieved or met the goal. I accomplished
my certificate in June this year.
Accustomed to: used to or familiar. I am accustomed to
eating potatoes instead of rice.
Help them adjust ( an activity of helping someone to get used to
a new place)
What are practical details? When I came to Canada, one of
the practical details I had to learn was that, in Canada, there are
no station names for places where the bus stops.
Evidence (a reason why we think it is true)
What is royalty? Royalty is a person who is a King,
Queen, Prince or Princess. The article has Prince Charles. Distinguished
visitors are the ones who stand out above others, such as
What does atmosphere mean? Atmosphere is the
feeling in the air. It is sad or happy or peaceful. This feeling is
created by the behaviour of the people in the place.
He is called a deadbeat dad. A dad who does not care for
the wife he marries and the children he fathers. He runs away and hides
from his responsibility.
Bedlam is a kind of crazy out-of-control place. Clamoring
is what the newspaper/TV people do when they wish to talk to Michael
The Eskimo language is called Inuktitut.
The Eskimo people are called Inuit.
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