AM/PM Session - 31 July 2018 - Senior Gap Year
We read two articles about a new type of gap year - the senior gap year:
Vocabulary Top 10:
gap year - a year that you spend traveling, working, etc., before continuing your studies
snatch away - to take (something or someone) suddenly from a person or place often by using force
get on with it - to continue doing something
take a gulp - to swallow because of strong emotion (such as fear or shock)
bunk - either one of two single beds that are placed one above the other
up for grabs - available for anyone to try to get
forgone - something in the future that is certain to happen or be true
whisked away - to move or take (someone or something) to another place very quickly
days gone by - a time that has passed; days/times in the past
unheard of - not known to have existed or happened before : very unusual
Did you take a gap year when you were young?
Would you like to take a gap year? What would you do during this time?