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English Lesson

Use the link below to find out facts and complete the attached template about the continent of Africa?

Did you manage to find all of the definitions of yesterday's words and put them into the context of the story?

ominous: suggesting that something unpleasant is likely to happen

 

hackles: the hairs on the back of some animals, or the feathers on the back of the neck of some birds, that rise when the animal or bird is frightened or about to fight

 

cast a shadow: to spoil a good situation with something unpleasant

 

scrutinise: to examine something very carefully in order to discover information

 

succulent: succulent food is pleasantly juicy

 

Find the meaning of the following words in a dictionary and write the definitions in your book.

 

veld:

 

kopje:

 

compound:

       

malaria:

 

waterhole:

 

veranda:

 

Shingayi tree:

       

Baobab:

 

Afrikaans:

Timbavati is located where the red dot is on this map.

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