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1 “The Gold Coin” Vocabulary

2 shriveled Juan’s body had become shriveled and bent from hiding and sneaking around.

3 shriveled shrunken or withered

4 insistent One morning while hiding in the bushes outside a woman’s hut, he heard loud and insistent knocking.

5 insistent making a strong demand

6 despair After the woman left, Juan was near despair when he couldn’t find the gold coin.

7 despair a feeling of hopelessness

8 stifling Juan wiped the sweat from his brow in the stifling heat.

9 stifling smothering; stopping the breath

10 speechless Later, when Juan was completely surprised, he just stood speechless.

11 speechless unable to speak

12 distressed He slowly became aware of how sad and distressed the woman would be whenever she heard of illness or misfortune.

13 distressed feeling of pain or sadness


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