Vocabulary: Unit 5 (from Reading Explorer 3)

Vocabulary: Unit 5


5A THE PERFECT BEACH

  • beach buggy: A beach buggy is a small, open car with a large wheels made for driving on a beach.
  • marine: A marine is used to describe things related to the sea.

5B LAND OF FIRE AND ICE

  • parliament: A parliament of the country is the group of elected people who make or change laws.
  • the Northern Lights: The Northern Lights (also called the “aurora borealis”) are colored lights often seen in the night sky in places near the Arctic Circle.
  • uninhabited: If a place is uninhabited, no one lives there.
  • check out: If you check out something, you look at it or try to find out more about it.
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