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Frederick Douglass - Nouns Cloze

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Jessica Ferlic
Activity set by: Jessica Ferlic

First, do these activities: verbs, nouns and others. Listen to the MP3 recording if necessary: MP3 Nouns. Fill in all the gaps with the missing words, then press "Check" to check your answers. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. Click the this button again for another letter. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints! Then, do the Cloze. Finally, do the Quiz.

Primero, haz las actividades de vocabulario. Luego escucha la grabación si es necesario. Rellena los espacios en blanco con las palabras que faltan. Haz click en "Check" para comprobar tus aciertos. Si te resulta difícil la respuesta utiliza el botón "Hint" y te revelará una letra de la casilla en la que te encuentres, puedes clickear varias veces en "Hint" y te dará cada vez una letra más de la palabra. Para obtener ayuda también puedes clickear en el botón "[?]" y te dará una pista. Perderás puntos con las pistas. Luego haz el Cloze y el Quiz.


Listen (after you do the activity):

   burial      cherry      complexion      development      duration      estimate      field      hardship      harvest      infant      inquiries      journey      knowledge      master      means      parentage      performance      privilege      record      restless      slave      source      sunrise      tidings      want      whipping      wish   
Vocabulary list:
- understanding, awareness. Example: To my knowledge, there are no books available on Greek-English translations in that library. (conocimiento)
a - a list or roll. Example: According to public records, there were 25,000 people living in Douglas County in 1956. (registro)
a - people who are not free. (esclavo)
a – a desire. (deseo, esperanza)
a - a slave owner. (amo)
a - the products that come from farming. (cosecha)
a - the yellow, red, or blackish fruit of the trees or shrubs of the genus Prunu. (cereza)
a - a desire. Example: The Bible teaches we should try to be free of want. (deseo)
a - where something comes from. Example: The source of the river is high up the mountain. (fuente)
a - an advantage or benefit. (privilegio)
- questions. (preguntas)
a spirit - a person who cannot stay in the same place for a long time. One who seeks adventures or travel. Example: John is a restless spirit: he just arrived from India and is already planning his next trip to China. (espíritu inquieto)
an - a guess, an approximate judgment. Example: I don't know the exact population of Huevla but my best estimate would be around 120,000. (cálculo)
- skin tone or color. (tez)
- your descent from your parents. (origen-linaje)
- available sources. Example: We just don’t have the means to fix the car right now. (medios)
an - a child or baby in the earliest stages of life. (bebé)
a - a large area of open or cleared ground usually used for pasture. (prado, campo)
- growth or progress. (desarrollo)
- the amount of time it takes to do something Example: The duration of the trip was four hours. (duración)
a - a trip from one place to another, usually taking a long time. (viaje, recorrido)
– the execution or accomplishment of work. (desempeño)
a - a beating or flogging with a whip. (paliza)
- when the sun comes up in the morning. (amanecer)
- difficult time. Example: The death of my mother was not the only hardship my family faced, we later lost our home to the storm. (dificultad)
a - the act of placing someone in the ground after death. (entierro)
- news or information (noticias)