Friday, 17 January 2014

Raymond's Independent Learning Log

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17/01/14
7:30pm——8:00pm
Source:http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-25770317

What I did 

I read some pieces of news on BBC, I was supposed to write down the word I had learned and managed to create sentence for each word.

What I learn

I learned a lot of word during reading news, here is the list of the words.


advocate—publicly recommend or support:  Voters supported candidates who advocated an Assembly.
revelation—a surprising and previously unknown fact that has been disclosed to others: Revelations about his personal life are issued these days.
espionage—spy:  He chose to work as a espionage after college.
fugitive—quick to disappear; fleeting: He was about to live on a fugitive life for he had annoy the current king.
arbitrary—based on random choice or personal whim, rather than any reason or system: You can not decide in such a arbitrary way, maybe he is not on propose.

panel—a small group of people brought together to investigate or decide on a particular matte: The trial was in charge of the five people panel.

4 comments:

  1. Firstly, I am very glad that I can learn many new words from your effort. However, I hope that you can post more new words the next time.

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  2. This is very interesting especially so as espionage and mystery are my favourite genres of books. I find that writing sentences using words is a very good way of learning new words and their definitions.

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  3. Hi it's good that you have listed out the word you have learned about. It would be better if you gave a short summary about the news that you have read.

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  4. It's good that you have put the meaning for the words you do not know or understand.

    I think that you can improve on your sentence structure and grammar because they are not grammatically sound, you can also put a summary of what you have read

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