Answers (Comprehension questions) 1. She had a sign with their names on it. 2. Her name is Winsome. 3. Christopher Columbus sighted the island on Sunday. Dominica means "Sunday."
4. She thinks it was an excuse the sailors used to justify genocide. 5. Britain and France claimed Dominica. 6. He was a Prime Minister who was defeated when he ran for office a second time. 7. He was angry at being defeated in the election and tried to start a coup. 8. The garden was originally started to provide seeds for the farmers. 9. Economic plants are those that are edible. 10. Some of the medicinal plants are: Orange leaf, Guava leaf and Periwinkle. 11. Opinions will vary.
Answers (Cloze activity) 1. thoughtful 2. skepticism 3. lush 4. priority 5. dwindled 6. cannibalistic 7. evidence 8. medicinal 9. genocide 10. introduce 11. origin 12. stronghold 13. coup 14. cricket