Friday, 5 June 2020, 8:48 PM
Site: My Big Campus
Course: My Big Campus (My Big Campus)
Glossary: Understand what you Read
P

Peek

To take a brief look.

For example: Harshika peeked through the class window to watch the snake crawling on the branch.

Popular

Something which is liked, enjoyed or supported by many people.

For example: Salman Khan is a popular Indian actor.

Population

The total number of people living in an area. 

For example, the population of Sogve village is 2500 people. This means 2500 people live in Sogve village. 

Possibility

A chance that something may happen.

For Example: There is a possibility of raining today because it is quite cloudy.

Precise

To be exact and careful about details.

Example: The tailor took a precise measurement of Jay for his school uniform.

Q

Quality

How bad or good something is, it cannot be measured with numbers.

For Example: The air quality in Dahanu is much better than Delhi.

Quantity

The amount or number of something which can be counted.

Example: The quantity of water in the river decreases during summer.

Query

Questioning or looking for an answer.

For Example: I have a query about the price of a laptop.

R

Rare

Anything which is not commonly seen.

For example: Spotting a leopard or a python around our school is rare.

Realize

To understand a situation clearly.

For Example: After practicing, Seema realized that cycling is not so difficult.