Idiom of the day: Ballpark figure.  Meaning: A rough numerical estimate.  Example: We don’t know the exact cost, but a ballpark figure would be around six million dollars.

Idiom of the day: Ballpark figure. Example: We don’t know the exact cost, but a ballpark figure would be around six million dollars.

Threatening your life to try get wat u want. Only proves ur the selfish coward I thought u wer

Ignore People Who Threaten Your Joy (Live Life Happy)

Which Definition Is It?  (Multiple Meaning Words w/ Context Clues) Freebie

This activity has students using context clues to figure out which definition of a multiple meaning word is being used. There are 10 slides (pdf version) and a recording sheet included!

This is a ‘carte a figures’, meaning that the map was embellished with drawings of people, and was a typically Dutch decoration of the time (Speed’s maps were produced by Dutch cartographers). Three kinds of early seventeenth-century Irish people are dressed here – Gentle, Civill (non-military middle class), and Wilde.

Bring Old World elegance to your living room or den with this handmade denim pillow, depicting a map of Ireland.

i like the colored bar and change it for each month and the use of it in different places on the page

Great usage of all the figures and numbers BLACK & GOLD, Rock Canyon High School, Highlands Ranch, Colorado

Vocabulary involves all the words in a language. One important aspect of vocabulary is understanding how to find the meaning of unknown words, and learning the skills to do so, doing so will also help improve the overall level of comprehension.

I hope to learn my vocabulary better. I my vocabulary isn't as wide range as i would want to. So i hope i can in this class learn more vocabulary words and more intellectual words.

Tekoteko figure meaning peace, friendship and good health.

Tekoteko is a carved human-like figure. Their function was to ward away evil spirits. Teko Teko were historically placed on the gable of a Maori meeting house, on canoes or freestanding. The eyes were often made of New Zealand paua shell (abalone).

While some of these dream symbols are easy to figure out, others are interesting. Did you know a zoo in your dream symbolizes "confusion"?

Symbols often having meaning when it comes to dreams. These symbols all have an explanation as to what they would stand for if someone dreamt about them. It is interesting that dreams are like a mystery and we can depict them.