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Meanings – Some words have many different meanings, or can be
used in many different ways.
– Change the meaning of each sentence below by replacing the underlined
word with its antonym.
Up Pronunciation – A dictionary doesn't just tell you what a
word means. It also tells you how to pronounce it. Read the dictionary
the Dictionary – You can use a dictionary to find out how to
pronounce words with which you are unfamiliar.
True or False?
– Read each sentence below, and look up the word in italics the
Precise Descriptive Words – Underline the bland, weak or not
quite correct word in each sentence below. Then use a thesaurus to
find a synonym that is more precise and descriptive to replace them.
– Look up each italicized word in the dictionary. If the sentence
is correct, put a "check" in the box.