Presentation on theme: "“La Bamba” vocabulary show"— Presentation transcript:
1 “La Bamba” vocabulary show Theme 2-GIVE IT ALL YOU GOT!“La Bamba” vocabulary showExcerpt from Basebaoll in April by: Gary SotoGenre: REALISTIC FICTION
2 APPLAUSE 1. There was a burst of applause as the band came on stage Word:APPLAUSE(noun)Definition:the clapping of hands to show enjoyment or approvalExample Sentences:1. There was a burst of applause as the band came on stage2. I heard _________ when I finished _____________________.
3 Word:debut(noun)Definition:the first time that a performer or sports player performs in publicExample Sentences:1. The actor made his debut in the play, Peter Pan.2. The student made her singing _______ in ________________.
4 duo 1. The sisters performed in the show as a singing duo. Word:duo(noun)Definition:Two people who do something together,especially play music or singExample Sentences:1. The sisters performed in the show as a singing duo.2. _________ and _________ are a famous ________.
5 Word:EMBARRASSED(adjective)Definition:feeling nervous, ashamed or uncomfortable, especially in front of other peopleExample Sentences:1. Paul felt embarrassed when he realized he had called his neighbor by the wrong name.2. I felt _________ when _______________________________.
6 Word:limelight(noun)Definition:the center of public attentionExample Sentences:1. Ana’s performance in the play brought her into the limelight.2. She was in the ___________ when ___________________.
7 pantomime 1. The clown used pantomime to act out how he caught a fish. Word:pantomime(noun & verb)Definition:a way of performing that uses only actionsand facial expressions, not wordsExample Sentences:1. The clown used pantomime to act out how he caught a fish.2. Manuel used ___________ during ___________________.
8 record a round, flat piece of plastic on which music is stored Word:record(noun or verb)Definition:a round, flat piece of plastic onwhich music is storedExample Sentences:1. A forty-five record has one song on each side.2. We no longer use__________ because_________________.
9 Word:rehearsal(noun )Definition:Practice for a public performance bypeople in a play, concert, etc.Example Sentences:1. The cast needed one more rehearsal before they performed their play in public.2. The Honor Choir had a ___________ before______________.
10 talent 1. She has a special talent for playing the piano. Word:talent(noun)Definition:a natural ability to do something wellExample Sentences:1. She has a special talent for playing the piano.2. My special ___________ is ___________________.
11 optician optometrist optimism optimum ROOTDefinition: EYE (G) or BEST (L)Example Words:optician optometrist optimism optimumA person who makes eyeglasses is called an optician.Dad took me to the optometrist so the doctor could examine my eyes.I show optimism when I believe in myself.
12 downward toward skyward upward SUFFIX-WARDDefinition: IN A CERTAIN DIRECTIONExample Words:downward toward skyward upward1. The rocket lifted off and shot skyward.2. Dulce watched the golf ball roll downward into the hole.3. Students tossed the basketball toward the hoop.4. My kite glided upward once the wind picked it up.
13 dangerous atrocious cautious ridiculous SUFFIX-ousDefinition: full ofExample Words:dangerous atrocious cautious ridiculous1. Riding your bike without a helmet is very dangerous. 2. The story is ridiculous because the plot doesn’t make sense. 3. An atrocious smell came from the baby’s diaper. 4. Jose knew he should be cautious when crossing the street.