Learn 85 vocabulary words from today's Daily Reader with 3 articles: Airbnb's foray into the Chinese tourism market, what a real cyberwar would look like, and why we still can't find an AIDS vaccine.
1. Airbnb Sets Its Sights on the Chinese Tourism Boom
The Atlantic, 9/13/2013
SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 22
Airbnb is one of the most popular travel sites in the world and it's trying to gain a foothold in the Chinese travel market. Read more and learn vocabulary words like allure, emulate, incentive, nascent, paragon, resonate, and sustained.
2. What Would a Real Cyberwar Look Like?
SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 32
Cyber-wars and cyber-attacks seem to happen all the time on TV shows. But what would a real one actually look like? Read more and learn vocabulary words like discourse, dissidents, existential, nuance, subversion, susceptible, and undermine.
3. Why Can't We Find an AIDS Vaccine?
The Daily Beast, 9/15/2013
SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 31
We've been waiting years, decades really, for scientists to discover an AIDS vaccine. Why hasn't it happened yet? Read more and learn vocabulary words like augmentation, dismal, epidemic, induced, modest, suppression, and unprecedented.
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