Independent Learning Log
Date:15/01/2014 19:02P.M——19:32P.M T1W2
What I did:
I realised that I also needed to improve my vocabulary. Hence, except of reading news today, I also did some vocabulary practice.
What I learned:
Dung——is a noun that means feral matter of animals.
Mutate—— is a verb that means to undergo mutation(especially change genetically).
Parachute——is a verb that means jump from an airplane and descend with rescue equipment to retard your fall.
Harsh—— is an adjective that means unkind or cruel or uncivil(particularly refer to punishment).
Sentimentality—— is a noun that means falsely emotional in a maudlin way.
Contradict—— is a verb that means to be against somebody.
Decline—— is a verb that means to go down.
Immature—— is an adjective that means to be naive.
Backup—— is a noun that means someone who takes the place of another(as when things get dangerous or difficult).
Bulky—— is an adjective that means of large size for its weight.
Dilute is a verb that means to corrupt, debase, or make impure by adding a foreign or inferior substance; ofter by replacing valuable ingredients with inferior ones.