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Word of the Week

Disappear (verb)

Meaning – cease to be visible.

Example of using it in a sentence "Nicola disappeared in to the distance on her bike.”

Synonyms: vanish, pass from sight, fade, melt away.

Meaning – cease to exist or be in use.

Example of using it in a sentence "All evidence of this particular animal disappeared.”

Synonyms: die out, expires, perish, ends.

Meaning – mislaid.

Example of using it in a sentence "Nicola, my homework appears to have disappeared.”

Synonyms: got lost, missing, mislaid, left behind.

Spelling Tip – with three very different meaning - thankful there is only one spelling! Just remember that double ‘pp’

dis + app + ear

Use the word as many times throughout the week as you can. This can be verbally, in your written work or listen out for other people using it.

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