Active Reading Skills
What we learned.
Context clue help a lot, giving information around the word or phrase you don't know. Helping making it easier to find out what a means, instead of looking it in a dictionary. Authors mostly put words around a word or phrase most people won't know to help find the definition.
You need to spy clue to help you define a word or phrase
WHERE are THEY?
These men would of know where Mr.PotatoHead is if they used context clue.
All around you.
WORDS around the unknown word can help define a word also.