Day 2: SAT/ACT Reading Challenge

It's Day 2 of our SAT/ACT Reading Challenge! From June 30 — August 8, 2014, we'll post 1-2 interesting articles for you to read each day (Mon-Fri) that will help you learn the top 100 SAT/ACT vocabulary words.

Here are today's articles:

1. How Nutella Conquered America
The Daily Beast

SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 31

The Daily Beast: How Nutella Conquered America

How did Nutella, the delicious hazelnut chocolate spread, get so popular in the U.S.?

Featured words: alliance, coalition, elite, leverage, recession, sentiment, thrive, ubiquitous, unique.

2. Airbnb Sets Its Sights on the Chinese Tourism Boom
City Lab

SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 22

City Lab: Airbnb Sets Its Sights on the Chinese Tourism Boom

Airbnb is one of the most popular travel sites in the U.S., but can it succeed in China?

Featured words: allure, appealing, dynamic, emulate, incentive, overcome, resonate.

Subscribe to the Reading Challenge here. If you have questions or feedback, please let us know — we'd love to hear from you!

Happy Reading!


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