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human-made lakes created to collect water for use in homes and businesses
The weather had been dry, so the water levels in nearby reservoirs were low.
made a judgment based on facts or evidence
Andy concluded from his mother’s facial expression that she was pleased with his report card.
a flat, grassy plain with few or no trees
Cheetahs use their blazing speed to chase and catch prey on the wide-open savanna.
confident that things will turn out for the best
After studying all week, Dylan was optimistic about doing well on the exam.
to determine the meaning of something according to one’s own judgment, beliefs, or experiences
Joe’s mom could interpret from his mood that he didn’t make his school’s baseball team.
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