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AM/PM Session - 19 September 2017 - The allure of pirates
In celebration of ´talk like a pirate´day, we read about the allure of pirates:
Vocabulary Top 10:
untrammeled - not limited or restricted
ambiguous - not expressed or understood clearly; able to be understood in more than one way, having more than one possible meaning
thrive - to grow or develop successfully : to flourish or succeed
patchwork - something that is made up of different things
notoriety - the condition of being famous or well-known especially for something bad
pamphlet - a small, thin book with no cover or only a paper cover that has information about a particular subject
compendium - a collection of things (such as photographs, stories, facts, etc.) that have been gathered together and presented as a group especially in the form of a book
evocative - bringing thoughts, memories, or feelings into the mind
shambolic - very messy or disorganized
deem - to think of someone or something in a particular way
Do you find pirates interesting?
What ´pirate talk´ do you know?