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Dictionary Activity – 6 1. Find the word in bold print in your dictionary to help you fill in the missing letters. (a) Greenland is the world’s largest

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(b) A milliner makes and sells l

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(c) Something miniature is likely to be very (d) A person who writes for a n

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(e) A deciduous tree will lose its

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(f) A joystick is used to control an

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2. Match the following words to their correct meaning. Meaning

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to make believe

exchange

a person who makes men’s clothes

pretend

finely ground wheat or other grains

tailor

long, narrow type of pasta

flour

to burn with hot water or steam

scald

to swap something for another item

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noodle

3. Draw a picture to explain these words.

(c) penknife

(e) rudder

(d) tripod

(f) centaur

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(a) mallet

(b) spinnaker

4. If you had the initials MBE after your name, what award would you have? Prim-Ed Publishing

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