A word families are groups of words with common patterns or features. They are usually rhyming words. An example of a word family is eel: eel, feel, heel, keel, kneel, peel, reel, steel, wheel.
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What pair best matches this pair of words Tadpole - Frog?
Are these correct techniques for vocabulary cubing A Collocation 1 Connect word to world events B Association 2 Pick words that go with the target word C Picturing Visualize the word in different ways?
Word collocation . . . Brainstorm about words that go with a vocabulary word or Write a sentence with a vocabulary word in it. Word association . . . Connect a vocabulary word with your personal experience or Come up with words related to a vocabulary word. Word picturing . . . Come up with an image to help you remember the meaning of a word or Think of a visual to help you remember the meaning of a word.