apartment<br />A room or group of rooms that are in a building used as a home.<br />Johnlives in an apartment in Charlotte...
delivery <br />Used to carry or take something to a place or to a person. <br />The man made his delivery of pizza to the ...
handcarts <br />Small wagons, usually with two wheels, that are pulled or pushed by hand. <br />Dan used the handcart to m...
restaurant <br />A place where people go to eat meals. <br />El Amigo is a great restaurant!<br />
market <br />A place or store where food is sold. <br />Let’s go to the market to get some vegetables.<br />
celebrations <br />Activities carried out to honor a special day or event . <br />Birthdays can be great celebrations!<br />
Tai chi <br />An ancient exercise of asian decent. <br />The girls practiced tai chi.<br />
graceful<br />Smooth or beautiful movements . <br />The ballerina is very graceful.<br />
cobbler<br />A person that works to repair shoes. <br />The cobbler repaired my high heel when it broke.<br />
Arrive<br />To come to a place. <br />Don’t arrive late to school.<br />
favorite<br />One that is liked best. <br />What is your favorite icecream?<br />
medicinal<br />Used to cure pain or illness. <br />Aloe can be used to for medicinal purposes.<br />
musty<br />Damp or moldy. <br />The wet towel smells musty.<br />
sizzles<br />Makes hissing sound when cooking. <br />The bacon sizzles in the pan.<br />
crackle<br />Make a crackling or snapping sound. <br />When you roll up the bag you can hear it crackle.<br />
wok<br />A metal pan that has a rounded bottom. It is used for frying or steaming.<br />Cook the stir-fry in the wok.<br />
clang<br />Make a metallic ringing sound.<br />The toddler hit the pots and made a loud clang.<br />
barely<br />Only just.<br />Sam barely made it to the base.<br />
furious<br />Very angry.<br />Mom was furious when I dropped the vase.<br />
Kung fu<br />A Chinese system of self-defense, similar to karate.<br />Lee learned kung fu from his dad.<br />
develop<br />To help in the growth of, make stronger.<br />We developed a great friendship.<br />
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Chinatown vocab

  1. 1. apartment<br />A room or group of rooms that are in a building used as a home.<br />Johnlives in an apartment in Charlotte.<br />
  2. 2. delivery <br />Used to carry or take something to a place or to a person. <br />The man made his delivery of pizza to the house.<br />
  3. 3. handcarts <br />Small wagons, usually with two wheels, that are pulled or pushed by hand. <br />Dan used the handcart to move the stove.<br />
  4. 4. restaurant <br />A place where people go to eat meals. <br />El Amigo is a great restaurant!<br />
  5. 5. market <br />A place or store where food is sold. <br />Let’s go to the market to get some vegetables.<br />
  6. 6. celebrations <br />Activities carried out to honor a special day or event . <br />Birthdays can be great celebrations!<br />
  7. 7. Tai chi <br />An ancient exercise of asian decent. <br />The girls practiced tai chi.<br />
  8. 8. graceful<br />Smooth or beautiful movements . <br />The ballerina is very graceful.<br />
  9. 9. cobbler<br />A person that works to repair shoes. <br />The cobbler repaired my high heel when it broke.<br />
  10. 10. Arrive<br />To come to a place. <br />Don’t arrive late to school.<br />
  11. 11. favorite<br />One that is liked best. <br />What is your favorite icecream?<br />
  12. 12. medicinal<br />Used to cure pain or illness. <br />Aloe can be used to for medicinal purposes.<br />
  13. 13. musty<br />Damp or moldy. <br />The wet towel smells musty.<br />
  14. 14. sizzles<br />Makes hissing sound when cooking. <br />The bacon sizzles in the pan.<br />
  15. 15. crackle<br />Make a crackling or snapping sound. <br />When you roll up the bag you can hear it crackle.<br />
  16. 16. wok<br />A metal pan that has a rounded bottom. It is used for frying or steaming.<br />Cook the stir-fry in the wok.<br />
  17. 17. clang<br />Make a metallic ringing sound.<br />The toddler hit the pots and made a loud clang.<br />
  18. 18. barely<br />Only just.<br />Sam barely made it to the base.<br />
  19. 19. furious<br />Very angry.<br />Mom was furious when I dropped the vase.<br />
  20. 20. Kung fu<br />A Chinese system of self-defense, similar to karate.<br />Lee learned kung fu from his dad.<br />
  21. 21. develop<br />To help in the growth of, make stronger.<br />We developed a great friendship.<br />
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