Dept. of Word Lists
12 Words to Learn Before Seeing "San Andreas"
Before you head to a theater this weekend to check out the new disaster movie San Andreas (or while you're waiting in line for tickets), add some earthquake-related vocabulary to your word learning.
The list combines earthquake vocabulary such as seismic, epicenter, and tectonic with the descriptive language we all reach for when describing natural disasters, catastrophe, mayhem, and even colossal.
Science teachers: This one's for you. Why not assign it to your class?