Monday Night Owls - 19 November 2018 - The last lighthouse keeper of Capri
We read an article about the last lighthouse keeper of Capri:
Vocabulary Top 10:
leave his post - leave/finish the place where someone does a job or the place where a soldier or guard is told to be
grotto - a small cave
glitterati - people who are famous, wealthy, and attractive
bask - to lie or relax happily in a bright and warm place
snuffed out - to cause the end of (something); ALSO to cause (something, such as a candle or cigarette) to stop burning by pressing it with your fingers, covering it, etc.
stalwart - very loyal and dedicated
tip someone off - to give useful or secret information to (someone)
fittingly - appropriately; in a way that is appropriate for the situation or purpose
constellations - a group of stars that forms a particular shape in the sky and has been given a name
cot - a narrow, light bed often made of cloth stretched over a folding frame
Have you ever been to a lighthouse?
Do you think lighthouses and lighthouse keepers are still useful nowadays?