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Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Speaking Phrases Unit 5 Language of Speculation

Making speculations
I wonder if...
I suppose...
I suspect that...
I'm pretty sure that...
I'm convinced/certain/positive that...
It's impossible that...
There's no doubt that...

Responding to speculations
Definitely!
You're probably right
You may be right
Well, maybe, but...
That hardly seems likely
No way! (informal)

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Mysteries Vocabulary

Practice and Games




devoted
dedicated
document
record in detail
evidence
information and facts that help prove something
incident
a single distinct event
witness
someone who sees an event and reports what happened
authority
an expert whose views are taken as definitive


out of the ordinary
adj. unusual or striking.

can't tell apart
can't distinguish
run into
meet by chance
premises
land and the buildings that are on it
whereabouts
the general location where something is
outskirts
outlying areas (as of a city or town)
stranded
left behind or in a helpless situation
sought
looked for
vanish
disappear suddenly


adopt
take into one's family
seemingly
apparently
twist of fate
unplanned events that has a big impact on the future
inexplicable
incapable of being explained or accounted for
intuition
instinctive knowing (without the use of rational processes)
malfunction
a failure to function normally
observe
observe with care or pay close attention to
previous
Earlier; happening before
routinely
regularly, frequently, typically
speculate
Form a theory or conjecture about a subject without firm evidence.
trigger
an act that sets in motion some course of events