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1 VOCABULARY UNIT 4 LESSON 1 The Clever Daughter-in-Law
2 riddleit is a NOUNa mystifying, misleading, or puzzling question posed as a problem to be solved or guessedSynonym: mystery, puzzle, questionExample:The riddle of the Sphinx is very famous.
3 clever it is an ADJECTIVE Mentally quick and original Synonym: bright, cunningAntonym: senselessExample:A clever person finds the answer to a problem very quickly.
4 Mother and father-in-law daughter-in-lawit is a NOUNThe wife of one's sonExample:Jim’s parents really like his new wife, their new daughter-in-law.wife and husbandHis parentsdaughter-in-lawMother and father-in-law
5 Mother and father-in-law it is a NOUNThe father of one's husband or wife .Example:Jane will name her son after her father-in-law.wife and husbandHis parentsdaughter-in-lawMother and father-in-law
6 lantern A decorative casing for a light, often of paper it is a NOUN Example:People use lanterns when they don’t have electricity to see where they are going.
7 to be missed it is a VERB Synonym: To be without Example: When she moved to another country her friend called her to tell her that she missed her, she wanted her to come back.
8 lovely it is an ADJECTIVE very pretty or attractive . Synonym: beautifulAntonym: uglyExample:Those babies are so cute! Aren’t they lovely?
9 shocked it is an ADJECTIVE struck with fear Synonym: dismayed, horrifiedAntonym: fearlessExample:The people were shocked when they heard that the king was dead.