ERIC Number: EJ303972
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Building Trust...and Vocabulary.
Wilson, Robert L.
Exercise Exchange, v30 n1 p44-45 Fall 1984
Describes an exercise to help students break their dependency on the dictionary and to trust themselves to derive the meaning of unfamiliar words from the surrounding context. Students read a sentence containing an unfamiliar word, infer the meaning from the context, then design a new sentence using the word. (HTH)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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