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Vocabulary is critical to reading success for three reason

Since comprehension is the ultimate goal of reading, you cannot overestimate the importance of vocabulary development.

Words are the currency of communication.

A robust vocabulary improves all areas of communication — listening, speaking, reading and writing. Learning Vocabulary is Important.

Without a sufficient understanding of words students cannot understand others or express their own ideas. Vocabulary is important across the curriculum from language arts and social studies to mathematics and science.

The quizzes in this lesson will help you develop your vocabulary.