Vocab Practice: Prudent

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This word appeared on the Cool Word Club website on Oct. 1, 2015.

Let’s do a practice round!

Prudent means:

A) Showing good judgment
B) Demonstrating compassion
C) Passing too quickly
D) Creating opportunities

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Cool Word Challenge: Concede and Prudent

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Cool Word Challenge: Just for fun, come up with one sentence that uses both of the cool vocabulary words that you learned this week.

Here are the words again:

Concede: To surrender or give up; to admit as true.

Prudent: Showing good judgment; marked by wisdom.

Submit your sentence below. The most creative ones that we receive will be published on our site!

Always Be Prudent When Riding!

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Bicycles are fun to ride and a great form of transportation.

But bicycles can also be dangerous.

The risks associated with bicycle riding depend on many factors, such as the experience level of the rider. Riding at nighttime is also more dangerous than daytime travel.

Of course, wearing a helmet is one of the best ways to protect yourself if you’re riding a bicycle.

This one piece of equipment can help prevent a serious injury—or even death.

So, be prudent (see definition and hear pronunciation below) and always wear a helmet when you go out for a spin!

To read more about bicycle safety, go to: http://www.nhtsa.gov/Bicycles

Cool word question of the day: Besides wearing a helmet, can you think of any other ways to be prudent while riding a bicycle?

Prudent: Showing good judgment; marked by wisdom.

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