Today is July 12. On this day in 1895, Buckminster Fuller was born. It’s also the birthday of Henry David Thoreau, who was born in 1817. In Northern Ireland, today is Orangemen’s Day, which is apparently also known as “The Twelfth.”
Here is a context clues worksheet on the transitive verb explicate, which probably possesses some utility for some classroom setting.
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