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Wordly Wise Grade 8. Vocab 1A & 1B 1A – 1. A, D – 2. C, B – 3. C, D – 4. C, B – 5. B, A – 6. C, B – 7. D, B – 8. C, A – 9. A, D – 10. B, C 1B – 1. EXCRUCIATING.

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Presentation on theme: "Wordly Wise Grade 8. Vocab 1A & 1B 1A – 1. A, D – 2. C, B – 3. C, D – 4. C, B – 5. B, A – 6. C, B – 7. D, B – 8. C, A – 9. A, D – 10. B, C 1B – 1. EXCRUCIATING."— Presentation transcript:

1 Wordly Wise Grade 8

2 Vocab 1A & 1B 1A – 1. A, D – 2. C, B – 3. C, D – 4. C, B – 5. B, A – 6. C, B – 7. D, B – 8. C, A – 9. A, D – 10. B, C 1B – 1. EXCRUCIATING – 2. BRUSQUENESS – 3. TURBULENT – 4. DEMEAN – 5. PROPRIETOR – 6. REBUFFED – 7. AVID – 8. RESILIENT – 9. INAUGURATION – 10. CONCISE

3 Vocab 1C & 1D 1C – 1. A, B – 2. A, C – 3. A, B, C – 4. B, C, D – 5. A, B – 6. B, C – 7. B, C, D – 8. A, B, C 1D – 1. BRUSQUE – 3. ABRUPT – 5. REBUFF – 6. REJECT – 7. EMULATE – 9. IMITATE – 10. DEMEANING – 12. DESPICABLE – 13. TURBULENT – 15. STORMY

4 Vocab 2A & 2B 2A – Finding Meaning 1. A,D 2. D, A 3. B,C 4. D, A 5. B,A 6. B,C 7. B,A 8. C, B 9. B, D 10. D, C 2B – Just the Right Word 1.Corroborated 2.Gruesome 3.Succumbed 4.Endeavor 5.Abrasions 6.Inventory 7.Grimaced 8.Derive 9.Cursory 10.Gingerly

5 Vocab 2C & 2D 2C – Applying Meanings 1. A,B, C, D 2. A, B, C, D 3. A, D 4. A, B, D 5. A, D 6. A, B, C 7. A, B, C 8. A, B 2D – Word Study 1. copy – emulate 2. stormy – turbulent 3. succumb – die 4. reject – rebuff 5. attempt – endeavor 6. brusque – gentle 7. praise – demean 8. admirable – despicable 9. rebuff – welcome 10. calm - turbulent

6 Vocab 2E 1. He was clad in deerskin garments with a grass cape to keep out the cold. 10. Several independent tests corroborated the results. 11. The weight of the snow and ice on the Iceman’s face probably pressed his features into an expression that looked like a grimace. 12. The dry, ice winds dehydrated the body. 13. The first step after the body was discovered was an endeavor to remove it from the mountain. 15. It would be inaccurate because scientists were electrified by the discovery.

7 Vocab 3A & 3B 3A – Finding Meaning 1. C, A 2. A,D 3. C,B 4. B,D 5. B,C 6. C,D 7. B,C 8. A,D 9. D,B 10. C,B 3B – Just the Right Word 1.Conjecture 2.Imperative 3.Anonymous 4.Anthology 5.Spontaneity 6.Instill 7.Recur 8.Disposition 9.Generation 10.Pivot

8 Vocab 3C & 3D 3C – Applying Meaning 1. A, D 2. A, B, C 3. A, B, C 4. A, B, C 5. A, B, C 6. A, C, D 7. A, B, C 8. A, B 3D – Word Study 1.Pivot; turn S 2.Anonymous; unknown S 3.Encompass; excludeA 4.Imperative; urgent S 5.Prevalent; rare A 6.Pivotal; important S 7.Guess; conjecture S 8.Modify; change S 9.Guile; innocence A 10.Remove; extricate S

9 Vocab 3E 4. He had a cold and cruel disposition. 5. The original authors remain anonymous. 7. They are prevalent throughout the world. 8. They try to instill values and provide models of appropriate behavior. 10. He knew he could easily extricate himself from such a familiar place. 12. It is an anthology of folk tales. 14. A spoken tale is often modified while written ones change little.

10 Vocab 4A & 4B 4A – Finding Meaning 1. B, D 2. C, D 3. B, C 4. A, D 5. D, A 6. B, A 7. D, B 8. B, C 9. A, D 10. A, D 4B – Just the Right Word 1. Irascible 2. Abhor 3. Reverberated 4. Sage 5. Amiss 6. Despondent 7. Entreated 8. Reclusive 9. Tremulous 10. Affable

11 Vocab 4C & 4D 4C – Applying Meaning 1. A, B, D 2. C, D 3. A 4. A, C 5. A, B, C, D 6. A, B 7. A, C 8. A, D 4D – Word Study 1.D 2.B 3.A 4.B 5.C 6.B 7.D 8.B 9.D 10.A

12 Vocab 4E 1. The war dragged on interminably. 3. She saw that Soo Nyung was despondent over the changes in Liang-Po. 4. She was famous for her sage advice and herbal remedies 6. He would only break silence when he launched into a tirade 8.Liang-Po is described as an affable man. 10.The roar of the tiger reverberated through the forest. 11.He was haunted by memories of war. 14. There was a profound change in Liang-Po after the war.

13 Vocab 5A & 5C 5A – Finding Meaning 1. D, A 2. B, D 3. C, D 4. D, A 5. C, B 6. B, A 7. B, C 8. A, D 9. B, A 10. C, A 5C – Applying Meaning 1. C 2. A, B 3. A, B, C 4. B 5. D 6. A, B, C 7. B, C 8. C

14 Vocab 5B & 5D 5B – Just the Right Word 1. audacious 2. slovenly 3. profusion 4. prudence 5. mutiny 6. conscientious 7. inkling 8. rankles 9. lackadaisical 10. embark 5D – Word Study 1. resilient (unit 1) 2. recur (unit 3) 3. dehydrate (unit 2) 4. anonymous (unit 3) 5. pseudonym (unit 1) 6. anthology (unit 3) 7. impel (unit 4)

15 Vocab 5E 7. Breadfruit plants grew in profusion there. 12. He confiscated all of the weapons on board and locked up all crew members loyal to the captain. 13. The passage says that Bligh had no inkling of trouble

16 Vocab 6A & 6B 6A – Finding Meaning 1. D, A 2. B, A 3. C, A 4. D, C 5. A, D 6. D, B 7. A, C 8. D, C 9. C, B 10. B, D 6B – Just the Right Word 1. Assimilate 2. Imminent 3. Meticulous 4. Shackled 5. Anarchy 6. Dissension 7. Elapsed 8. Conspired 9. Sweltering 10. Arraigned

17 Vocab 6C & 6D 6C – Applying Meaning 1. A, B, D 2. A, B, C, D 3. A, B, C, D 4. A, B, C 5. B, C 6. A, B, D 7. A, B 8. A, C, D 6D – Word Study 1.Meticulous – Careful 2.Assimilate – Absorb 3.Calamity – Disaster 4.Pass – Elapse 5.Arraign – Charge 6.Peculiar – Bizarre 7.Order – Anarchy 8.Succumb – Resist 9.Chilly – Sweltering 10.Dissension - Agreement

18 Vocab 6E 2. The sweltering heat of the sun left the crew too tired to row. 4. Bligh kept a meticulous record of everything that happened after the mutiny. 7. Smith’s story was quite bizarre. 8. Tahiti would be a logical place for the Navy to look for him. If apprehended, he would be hanged. 10. Dissension developed among the residents. 13. They were shackled below the decks. 14. He sailed away after only a short amount of time had elapsed.

19 Vocab 7A & 7B 7A – Finding Meaning 1. B, C 2. D, A 3. C, A 4. D, A 5. A, D 6. C, D 7. B, C 8. B, A 9. D, B 10. A, D 7B – Just the Right Word 1. Contingent 2. Replica 3. Fledgling 4. Negligible 5. Fanfare 6. Mettle 7. Deluge 8. Dispels 9. Dubbed 10. Inanity

20 Vocab 7C & 7D 7C – Applying Meaning 1. B, C, D 2. A, B, C 3. A, B, C 4. A, B, C, D 5. A, B, D 6. C, D 7. A, C, D 8. A, B, C, D 7D – Word Study 1.Name – DubS 2.Courage – MettleS 3.Shorten – ProtractA 4.Frighten – DauntS 5.Expert – FledglingA 6.Dispel – EvokeA 7.Foolish – InaneS 8.Copy – ReplicaS 9.Negligible – Substantial A 10.Associate – Colleague S

21 Vocab 7E 2. The astronauts were trained in a replica of the space shuttle. 5. Physical strength is negligible to an astronaut. 6. Yes, the women proved their mettle in all situations. 7. Any person who was claustrophobic would feel uncomfortable in the shuttle’s tight spaces and in the rescue balls. 9. Dr. Ride trained alone with 5 other colleagues. 12. Some of the older male astronauts were condescending toward the younger female trainees. 13. They dubbed it “the vomit comet”.

22 Vocab 8A & 8B 8A – Finding Meaning 1. A, B 2. C, A 3. B, C 4. D, A 5. B, C 6. A, D 7. C, B 8. A, D 9. B, C 10. D, B 8B – Just the Right Word 1. Audible 2. Bantered 3. Grappling 4. Pangs 5. Adept 6. Fastidious 7. Azure 8. Deployed 9. Precedes 10. Decelerate

23 Vocab 8C & 8D 8C – Applying Meaning 1. A, C 2. A, B 3. A, B, C 4. A, C, D 5. A, B, D 6. B, C, D 7. A, C 8. D 8D – Word Study 1. D 2. A 3. D 4. D 5. C 6. D 7. A 8. C 9. B 10. A

24 Vocab 9A & 9B 9A – Finding Meaning 1. D, A 2. A, B 3. B, C 4. B, C 5. A, D 6. D, C 7. B, C 8. D, B 9. C, B 10. D, A 9B – Just the Right Word 1. Sporadic 2. Staple 3. Diverted 4. Agile 5. Allotted 6. Unseemly 7. Balmy 8. Queried 9. Tumult 10. Influx

25 Vocab 9C & 9D 9C – Applying Meaning 1. C, D 2. A, B, C 3. A, B 4. A, B, D 5. A, B, D 6. A, B, D 7. A, B 8. B,C 9D – Word Study 1. intricate 2. complicated 5. occasional 6. sporadic 7. irregular 8. fitful 11. copy 12. replica 13. absorb 15. assimilate

26 Vocab 10A & 10B 10A – Finding Meaning 1. B, C 2. D, A 3. B, C 4. B, D 5. D, A 6. D, B 7. D, A 8. A, B 9. B, C 10. C, A 10B – Just the Right Word 1. atrocious 2. muted 3. languishing 4. dialect 5. commemorated 6. flagrant 7. turmoil 8. razed 9. advocate 10. dire

27 Vocab 10C & 10D 10C – Applying Meaning 1. C, D 2. A, C, D 3. B, D 4. A, B, D 5. A, B, C 6. C, D 7. C, D 8. A, C, D 10D – Word Study 1. conspire 2. assimilate 3. precede 4. apprehend 5. abject 6. interrogate 7. advocate 8. protracted 9. congregate 10. commemorate

28 Vocab 10E 2. With over 20 dialects spoken in Guatemala, it would be difficult for people to understand each other well enough to organize an opposition. 7. Her autobiography documents the atrocities committed against the native peoples of Guatemala by the govt. 11. They might claim that they were trying to prevent turmoil in the city. 12. The passage says that the refugees languished for years in refugee camps. 15. Many peasants were left homeless because the army razed their villages.

29 Vocab 11A & 11B 11A – Finding Meaning 1. C, A 2. D, A 3. A, D 4. B, D 5. B, D 6. A, D 7. C, B 8. A, C 9. A, C 10. A, B 11B – Just the Right Word 1. Renown 2. Augmented 3. Grotesque 4. Discerning 5. Impersonate 6. Connoisseur 7. Exemplifies 8. Embellished 9. Executed 10. Pastoral

30 Vocab 11C & 11D 11C – Applying Meaning 1. A, B, C 2. A, B 3. A, B, C, D 4. A, B, C, D 5. C, D 6. B, C, D 7. A, B, C, D 8. A, C, D 11D – Word Study – 1. secure – precarious A – 2. turmoil – tumult S – 3. unseemly – appropriate A – 4. humdrum – electrifying A – 5. kind – benevolent S – 6. simplify – embellishA – 7. intricate – ornate S – 8. balmy – turbulent A – 9. atrocious – commendable A – 10. slovenly – fastidious A

31 Vocab 11E 1. The costumed dancers are impersonating the kachina spirits. 3. Tourists could not reach the Hopi because the paths leading to the hilltops were very precarious. 4. The heads have ornately carved masks. 5. The kachina dolls are painted in bright colors & are highly embellished. 7. The demon kachinas often are grotesque in appearance. 8. Selling kachinas to outsiders were opposed because they were a hallowed part of Hopi culture. 9. They were a pastoral people. 12. The kachinas help the children discern the history, codes of behavior, & religion of their people. 13. The former senator was a connoisseur of kachinas, 14. These kachinas were augmented by having additional pieces glued on. 15. The Hopi have achieved renown as excellent artists.


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