Presentation on theme: "UNIT 5. milestone –an important event industrialism ancient – very old practice go back – date back, date from the VERY beginnings OF sth."— Presentation transcript:
milestone –an important event industrialism ancient – very old practice go back – date back, date from the VERY beginnings OF sth. recorded history – written history diggings archeologist rim (v.) –border turn up sth. – to find sth. announce-declare, denote, publish forthcoming- approaching, upcoming mural prominent – outstanding, big, large, conspicuous contest –competition route – itinerary, path
linen-fabric, textile, material be controlled for sth.- check sth. distant – far take on sth. – acquire sth. turning point –critical moment invent –create, make, devise printing press advertiser appear-show up medium – pl. media – means, way, channel substantial–significant devote – dedicate devotee (n.) – follower, lover, fan an issue of a newspaper razor strop patent medicine – elixir, drug compound circulation – count
surplus – excess waterway highway convince-persuade contribute TO sth. – give, provide, donate, endow cradle –birthplace, place of origin; baby bed feasible –executable, viable, workable, practicable countryside –outback establishment – founding, setting up compulsory –obligatory the decline OF sth. – depression, recession, fall the dissemination of sth. -spreading illiteracy – ignorance, not knowing to read and write
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