Vacation Under the Volcano    Chapters 5-10 Vocabulary      For Mrs. Berg’s Class
ash• black substance that remains after something  is burned
blast• A powerful explosion or loud noise.
buried• Covered from view or hidden.
burning• To be on fire; to feel hot.
burst• Explode or break apart suddenly.
collapsed• to fall down or cave in
columns• A tall and thin structure or shape, sometimes  supporting a roof.
couch• An upholstered seat for more than one  person.
disaster• something that causes great damage or harm.
erupting• Lava, rocks, and gases blowing out of a  volcano.
filthy• full of dirt; very dirty
fountain• a place where water flows to make a pretty  decoration
fumes• a gas, smoke, or vapor, especially if harmful or  bad-smelling
grateful• To be thankful for something or someone.
lava• melted rock that escapes from a volcano
magma• hot molten rock deep below Earths surface
patio• n outdoor part of a building that is good for  parties and eating outside
peek• To glance or look quickly or secretly.
pumice• Rock full of bubbles thrown out of a volcano
rescuing• to save something or someone from harm
risked• to take a chance even though it might be  dangerous
roof• A protective covering that covers or forms the  top of a building.
rumbling• Make a low noise, as of thunder.
scrolls• Rolls of paper with writing
slope• 1. the side of a mountain  2. To take a slanting direction; to lean on an  incline.
sundial• A device that helps tell time by looking at the  suns shadow on a scaled surface.
tiles• A flat thin rectangular slab (as of fired clay or  rubber or linoleum) used to cover surfaces.  Like on a roof…
trembling• A shaky motion.
vanished• Disappeared; become invisible; went suddenly  out of sight.
villa• A place in the country to which wealthy  Romans traveled in the summer.
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  1. 1. Vacation Under the Volcano Chapters 5-10 Vocabulary For Mrs. Berg’s Class
  2. 2. ash• black substance that remains after something is burned
  3. 3. blast• A powerful explosion or loud noise.
  4. 4. buried• Covered from view or hidden.
  5. 5. burning• To be on fire; to feel hot.
  6. 6. burst• Explode or break apart suddenly.
  7. 7. collapsed• to fall down or cave in
  8. 8. columns• A tall and thin structure or shape, sometimes supporting a roof.
  9. 9. couch• An upholstered seat for more than one person.
  10. 10. disaster• something that causes great damage or harm.
  11. 11. erupting• Lava, rocks, and gases blowing out of a volcano.
  12. 12. filthy• full of dirt; very dirty
  13. 13. fountain• a place where water flows to make a pretty decoration
  14. 14. fumes• a gas, smoke, or vapor, especially if harmful or bad-smelling
  15. 15. grateful• To be thankful for something or someone.
  16. 16. lava• melted rock that escapes from a volcano
  17. 17. magma• hot molten rock deep below Earths surface
  18. 18. patio• n outdoor part of a building that is good for parties and eating outside
  19. 19. peek• To glance or look quickly or secretly.
  20. 20. pumice• Rock full of bubbles thrown out of a volcano
  21. 21. rescuing• to save something or someone from harm
  22. 22. risked• to take a chance even though it might be dangerous
  23. 23. roof• A protective covering that covers or forms the top of a building.
  24. 24. rumbling• Make a low noise, as of thunder.
  25. 25. scrolls• Rolls of paper with writing
  26. 26. slope• 1. the side of a mountain 2. To take a slanting direction; to lean on an incline.
  27. 27. sundial• A device that helps tell time by looking at the suns shadow on a scaled surface.
  28. 28. tiles• A flat thin rectangular slab (as of fired clay or rubber or linoleum) used to cover surfaces. Like on a roof…
  29. 29. trembling• A shaky motion.
  30. 30. vanished• Disappeared; become invisible; went suddenly out of sight.
  31. 31. villa• A place in the country to which wealthy Romans traveled in the summer.

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