Homework for the next class is the following article from the BBC: A Point of View: Modern parenting. The article discusses approaches to parenting.
We looked at the following articles:
- The canary in the privatisation coal mine
- There is a lot that is good about Chilean higher education
- Time for change in Chilean higher education
We looked at the following vocabulary:
heir: a person legally entitled to the property or rank of another on that person's death: his eldest son and heir | she aspired to marry the heir to the throne.
politicians: a person who is professionally involved in politics, esp. as a holder of or a candidate for an elected office.
1 the teacher struck Mary: hit, slap, smack,beat, thrash, spank, thump, punch, cuff;cane, lash, whip, club; informal clout,schmuck, wallop, belt, whack, thwack,bash, clobber, bop, cold-cock; literary smite.
2 he struck the gong: bang, beat, hit; informalbash, wallop.
3 the car struck a tree: crash into, collide with, hit, run into, bump into, smash into,impact.
4 Jennifer struck the ball: hit, drive, propel;informal clout, wallop, swipe.
5 he struck a match: ignite, light.6 she was asleep when the killer struck: attack