Akiak – Tier 2 Words
corps <ul><li>a group </li></ul>
interpreter <ul><li>A person who translates different languages </li></ul>
supplies <ul><li>Important things people need </li></ul>
territory <ul><li>Land area </li></ul>
proposed <ul><li>suggested </li></ul>
accompany <ul><li>Go with </li></ul>
route <ul><li>Path or way </li></ul>
landmark <ul><li>Important place </li></ul>
Akiak – Tier 1 Words
blizzard <ul><li>a blizzard is a snowstorm with strong winds. </li></ul>
courageous <ul><li>brave; fearless  </li></ul>
checkpoint <ul><li>a place along a route where people sign in  </li></ul>
experienced <ul><li>having the knowledge to do a task  </li></ul>
musher <ul><li>The driver of a dogsled team  </li></ul>
rugged <ul><li>having a rough, uneven surface </li></ul>
vowed <ul><li>promised </li></ul>
volunteer <ul><li>someone who helps free of charge </li></ul>
whiteout <ul><li>heavy clouds over snow that lead to completely white conditions that make it impossible to see </li></ul>
refuge <ul><li>a safe or covered place out of bad weather </li></ul>
burrowed <ul><li>dug a hole like a small animal </li></ul>
squinted <ul><li>looked with eyes partly open </li></ul>
remote <ul><li>distant; far from cities or towns </li></ul>
purebred <ul><li>animals coming from many generations of the same breed or kind </li></ul>
trailhead <ul><li>a place where a trail begins </li></ul>
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Akiak Vocabulary

  1. 1. Akiak – Tier 2 Words
  2. 2. corps <ul><li>a group </li></ul>
  3. 3. interpreter <ul><li>A person who translates different languages </li></ul>
  4. 4. supplies <ul><li>Important things people need </li></ul>
  5. 5. territory <ul><li>Land area </li></ul>
  6. 6. proposed <ul><li>suggested </li></ul>
  7. 7. accompany <ul><li>Go with </li></ul>
  8. 8. route <ul><li>Path or way </li></ul>
  9. 9. landmark <ul><li>Important place </li></ul>
  10. 10. Akiak – Tier 1 Words
  11. 11. blizzard <ul><li>a blizzard is a snowstorm with strong winds. </li></ul>
  12. 12. courageous <ul><li>brave; fearless </li></ul>
  13. 13. checkpoint <ul><li>a place along a route where people sign in </li></ul>
  14. 14. experienced <ul><li>having the knowledge to do a task </li></ul>
  15. 15. musher <ul><li>The driver of a dogsled team </li></ul>
  16. 16. rugged <ul><li>having a rough, uneven surface </li></ul>
  17. 17. vowed <ul><li>promised </li></ul>
  18. 18. volunteer <ul><li>someone who helps free of charge </li></ul>
  19. 19. whiteout <ul><li>heavy clouds over snow that lead to completely white conditions that make it impossible to see </li></ul>
  20. 20. refuge <ul><li>a safe or covered place out of bad weather </li></ul>
  21. 21. burrowed <ul><li>dug a hole like a small animal </li></ul>
  22. 22. squinted <ul><li>looked with eyes partly open </li></ul>
  23. 23. remote <ul><li>distant; far from cities or towns </li></ul>
  24. 24. purebred <ul><li>animals coming from many generations of the same breed or kind </li></ul>
  25. 25. trailhead <ul><li>a place where a trail begins </li></ul>

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