vocab that i need to know for final exam
to act on; produce an effect or change in
something that is produced by an agency or cause; result; consequence:
a passing or casual reference; an incidental mention of something, either directly or by implication:
something that deceives by producing a false or misleading impression of reality.
an act of ascending; upward movement; a rising movement:
to agree or concur; subscribe to
something that completes or makes perfect:
an expression of praise, commendation, or admiration:
advice; opinion or instruction given in directing the judgment or conduct of another.
assembly of persons summoned or convened for consultation, deliberation, or advice.
writting materials such as pens, pencils, papers, ect.
standing still, not moving
feeling weak dizzy or exausted about to loose consciousness feeble, weak
an attack aimed at one place or point merely as a distraction from the real place or point of attack
to represent fictitiously; put on an appearance of
a natural talent ability bent knack
to burn with an unsteady swaying flame as a torch in the wind
to come ot a country of which 1 is not a native for the pupose of permanet residence
to leave 1 country or region to settle in another
to differ in sentiment or opinion diasgreee
a downward inclination or slope.
a grain or seed as of a cereal plant inclosed in a hand a husk
an officer in the US army air force or marine corps ranking above lieutenant colonel and below a bridgadier general
one of a catagory of USU whiteish lusturious electropositve element that are typically ductile and malleable
a flat piece of metal stamped with a commemorative design or inscription, often presented as an award
quality or stength of charecter
to intrude in other peoples bussiness or affairs
gone by or elapsed time
something used for or regarding as representing something else
a concave plate of brass or bronze that produces a sharp ringing sound when struck
clear or distinct to they eye or ear
flat or level surface airplane flying object, smooth even surface, also a tool
any of numerous elasmobranch fishes having a flattened body adapted for life on the sea bottom or a beam of light
to tear down demolish
to move to a higher position
occuring twice a year
occuring established every half year, or twice a year
happening every 2 years
lasting for as indeffintly long time
being in complete agree
with out any name or awknowledged
first or highest as in rank of value, importance
an accepted or professed rule of action or conduct
the builing in washington DC in which the US congress holds its sessions
the city or town that is the official seat of goverment in a country, state, ect. also uppercase letter, crime(most serious), and money to make more money
to go before, as in place, order, rank, importance, or time.
to move or go forward or onward, after stopping.
to take or recieve
to exclude-leave out
in the order of the letters of the alphabet, a series of letters used to write a language.
the very same impossible to distinguish
imaginary person or thing
pertaining to matter, pertaining to nature and natural features of universe connected with human or animal body.
snow, display, pair of optical lenses in frame (glasses), remarkable
octupus arm, often with suction pads.
extremly hot growing occuring in the tropics.
difficulty with calmness
person who steals things
the act of receiving or being received
goods carried by a vessel or vehical, cargo
to make a copy of w/intent of fraud
daughter of a brother or sister of yourself
exercise of Sovereign power. As by a monarch
one that lives or is located near another
the act or instance of repeating
to do , perform, or perpetrate
made up of a variety of parts or ingredients
a state or cause of uneasiness and apprehsion
giving assistance or support;helping
the state or quality of being inconveinient. Lack of ease or comfort
great distruction. Causing much suffering
to study the human mind and mental processes
a body of water stored for public use
ceremonies or rites during which 1 is admitted into an orginization
disease characterized by inflammation of the lungs
producing a desired effect with minimal effort
having the ability to produce effects on others
discuss to bring about an agreement
a set of questions
often encountered, common
a state or period of being away
a token of remembrance
being as much as needed
one lacking expertise
the conditions or practices that help or preserve health
one who designs or supervises the construction of buildings
a special department of the armed forces
occurring from time to time
An elevated place or structure before which religious ceremonies may be enacted or upon which sacrifices may be offered.
to make different in some particular, as size, style, course, or the like; modify:
having an excessively favorable opinion of one's abilities, appearance, etc.
comma rule #1
to separate individual words, phrases, or clauses in a series ex: for dinner we are having meat, vegetables, and a salad
comma rule #2
to separate two or more adjectives (modifiers) that equally modify the same noun ex: the kitten was soft, brown, fluffy fur ball.
comma rule #3
before a coordinating conjunction(FANBOYS) when it joins independent clauses ex: i would like to speak to him, but i do not know what to say
comma rule #4
to set off nonessential (not necessary) clauses ex: dad, who graduated from college in 1970 attended the same school as his father.
comma rule #5
after introductory words such as "well" ex: yes, i will be attending the party
comma rule #6
after and introductory(coming at the beginning of the sentance) participal phrase ex: cheering loudly, the fans welcomed the team.
comma rule #7
after 2 or more introductory prespostional phrases ex: under the mat on the porch, mother left a spare key
comma rule #8
after an introductory adverb (subordinate) clause. ex: when you finish you homework, you may go out to play
comma rule #9
appositives: ex: Miss Damonte, the science teacher, took the students on a field trip
comma rule #10
direct address ex: Jill, listen to this new CD i just bought
comma rule #11
to set of parenthetical expression (after all, as a matter of fact, at any rate, for example, for instance, in fact, in my opinion, in the first place, of course, on the other hand, generally speaking, i believe (know, think, guess, hope, suppose), to tell the truth ex: all of the girls, as a matter of fact, have finished their research papers
comma rule #12
items in dates and addresses ex: In June our family is moving to 2727 Maple Avenue, Denver, CO 81345
comma rule #13
salutations and closings in a friendly letter ex: Dear Susan, or Yours Truly,
comma rule #14
after names followed by "Jr. , Ph.D., MD," ect. ex: Mr. James Thomas, Jr.
comma rule #15
to set off dialougue (the exact words of the speaker) from the rest of the sentance ex: Mary exclaimed, "THAT IS THE BIGGEST SPIDER I'VE EVER SEEN!!"
comma rule #16
DO NOT USE UNNECESSARY COMMAS!!!!!!!!!!!!!
name the 6 tenses
present, past, future, present perfect, past perfect, future perfect
example of future
example of present perfect
example of past perfect
example of future perfect
will have played
1i, we 2you, you 3 she, they
when the subject does the action
when the subject receives the action
verb has a direct object
verb does not have a direct object
direct object S+V+whom, what=D.O.