(A Vocabulary Expansion Session from The Safe House)
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• Passed down?
What do they mean?
Do you know them in other languages?
What ‘type ‘ of words are they?
|· Proving||Present participle
|· Memories||Noun (plural)
||Oo (!) / Ooo|
|· Passed down||Phrasal verb
|· Ancestors||Noun (plural)
What other words can you create that link to these?
Are there any examples in the text?
Complete this table:
|Science (n)proving (PP)
|passed down (Ph v)
||Scientist (n)Ancestors (n/pl)