The Ballad of Mulan Vocabulary Grade 3: Theme 1 – Off to Adventure! Skill: Vocabulary 1.D.1.b – Discuss words and word meanings daily as they are encountered in texts, instruction, and conversation L.Menzel 06/29/06
armor body covering, often of metal, worn for protection in battle The soldier put on his armor to protect himself as he goes into battle.
comrades companions who share one’s activities The comrades are enjoying each other’s company.
endured put up with or lasted through The man endured the strong winds on his walk to work.
farewell goodbye The boy is waving farewell to his friends who are leaving on the bus.
triumphant successful The children were triumphant in winning the first place in the science fair.
troops soilders The troops are marching in the parade.
victorious having won by defeating another The runner was victorious when he beat the other contestants.
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