Tackle unfamiliar / technical words and jargon

Submitted by Leia Fee on Mon, 2010-03-29 22:13

Literacy: Rw/L2.1

General: Study Skills and General Teaching

Context: Sport

Level: L2

Resource type: Handout or guide

A really useful handout with an example text that clearly demonstrates how readers can use both context and knowledge of word roots / prefixes / etc to tackle unfamiliar vocabulary without using a dictionary or glossary. The sample technical text is about gliding.

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3 pages
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