Wordly Wise Words #2
|affect||v. 1. to bring about a change in. 2. to pretend to be or have.|
|calculate||v.1. to find the answer by using arithmetic. 2. to figure out by reasoning.|
|climate||n. the average weather conditions of an area.|
|column||n. 1. a row of figures or words running down a printed page; anything arranged like that. 2. A tall, usually stone support that holds up something. 3. A regular newspaper or magazine article usually written by the same person.|
|decay|| v. to rot|
n. a breaking down or rotting.
|exceed|| v. 1. to be more than. 2. to go beyond what is allowed.|
n. more than enough; an extra amount.
adj. too much or too great.
|forbid|| v. to order not to do something.|
adj. not allowed.
|grove||n. a group of trees growing together with open space between them.|
|limb||n. 1. an arm, leg, or wing. 2. a large tree branch.|
|mammoth||adj. very large; huge.|
|mature|| v. to become fully grown or developed.|
adj. fully grown or developed; adult.
|permit||v. to allow. n. A written notice that allows a person to do something.|
|resist||v. 1. to refuse to give in to; to withstand. 2. to work or fight against.|
|scorch|| v. to burn slightly.|
adj. very hot.
|tower|| v. to stand above or higher than what is around it.|
adj. very high; tall