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1

* The family went ________ in the mountains for three nights.

the act of sleeping and surviving outside; the act of taking shelter outside

camping

* The family went camping in the mountains for three nights.

2

* Gertrude enjoyed nature walks so she decided to go ________ on a nearby mountain path.

the act of walking through forests, on mountains, or through other natural areas

hiking

* Gertrude enjoyed nature walks so she decided to go hiking on a nearby mountain path.

3

* Chuck wanted to avoid busy crowds of people for a while, so he spent his vacation ________ observing wildlife.

outside; areas of nature; natural locations or areas where people do not live or work

outdoors

* Chuck wanted to avoid busy crowds of people for a while, so he spent his vacation outdoors observing wildlife.

4

* After staying inside the house for four full days, Herminia began to ____ _______ __ and needed to get out.

to feel trapped; to feel confined inside of a space

to feel cooped up

* After staying inside the house for four full days, Herminia began to feel cooped up and needed to get out.

5

* The ____ was so thick that it caused people in the city to cough and have difficulty breathing.

air pollution; an unhealthy heavy combination of fog and smoke in the air

smog

* The smog was so thick that it caused people in the city to cough and have difficulty breathing.

6

* Lawrence went to the _______ ____ ____ to get a few things he needed to play for a local soccer team.

a store that sells supplies needed to play sports to exercise

sporting goods store

* Lawrence went to the sporting goods store to get a few things he needed to play for a local soccer team.

7

* Sherise had a compass, a map, a warm jacket, and all the other ____ she needed to go for a long walk in the woods.

tools, supplies and/or clothing needed for a certain activity

gear

* Sherise had a compass, a map, a warm jacket, and all the other gear she needed to go for a long walk in the woods.

8

* If it rains, the outdoor wedding will take place under a ____.

a temporary shelter used for protection when sleeping or holding an event outside

tent

* If it rains, the outdoor wedding will take place under a tent.

9

* Roseanne’s grandparents did not have any extra beds in their home, so Roseanne always slept in a ___________ ___ in the living room when she visited.

a long, soft padded bag that one sleeps in on the floor, usually used while camping.

sleeping bag

* Roseanne’s grandparents did not have any extra beds in their home, so Roseanne always slept in a sleeping bag in the living room when she visited.

10

* The camera is _________ and even works underwater.

able to block water from getting through; able to keep water and rain from entering and causing something to get wet

waterproof

* The camera is waterproof and even works underwater.

11

* That’s a rocky trail and I wouldn’t try hiking on it without wearing _______ ____.

special shoes with high sides that cover the heel and lower leg worn for walking on rocky or difficult ground

hiking boots

* That’s a rocky trail and I wouldn’t try hiking on it without wearing hiking boots.

12

* The children were really _______ about their trip to the amusement park and could not stop talking about how excited they were.

excited; eager and looking forward to an event

psyched

* The children were really psyched about their trip to the amusement park and could not stop talking about how excited they were.

13

* The Ballard family drove to the campsite in a _______, which they also used to sleep in instead of sleeping outdoors.

a large truck that people can temporarily sleep and live in

camper

* The Ballard family drove to the campsite in a camper, which they also used to sleep in instead of sleeping outdoors.

14

* On long trips, we like to drive the ___ instead of our small economy car so that we have more room and feel more comfortable.

sport utility vehicle; a large vehicle that can be driven both on the road and on rougher ground

SUV

* On long trips, we like to drive the SUV instead of our small economy car so that we have more room and feel more comfortable.

15

* Clementine put her map and a bottle of water in the _________ before she started on her walk into the woods.

a large bag worn on the back which holds various supplies and tools

backpack

* Clementine put her map and a bottle of water in the backpack before she started on her walk into the woods.

16

* Joey forgot to use _________, and as a result, got a very painful sunburn.

a lotion used to prevent sunburn; a cream applied to the skin that prevents the skin from getting damaged by the sun

sunscreen

* Joey forgot to use sunscreen, and as a result, got a very painful sunburn.