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These are the words that we have encountered in our short stories (lit. book) AND ALSO in class. Even if you studied them once for the quizzes we have had, you need to get the words into your long term memory! So have fun doing these activities. I will know if you go to this web site from a teacher view that tells me!!

ancient

very old, very old

awoke

to come out of sleep; awakened

curious

eager to investigate and learn or learn more (sometimes about others' concerns)

develop

to grow little by litte

enroll

register formally as a participant or member

expect

regard something as probable or likely

expectations

hopes about how well others will do or about how they should behave

infer

guess correctly

rude

socially incorrect in behavior

scholar

someone (especially a child) who learns (as from a teacher) or takes up knowledge or beliefs

to date

...

knowledge

...

degree

...

sun went down

...

boarded a train

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lose its magic

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don't fit in

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get there in plenty of time

...

walk arm in arm

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get tired of

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bargain

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reduced

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watch every penny

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took a seat

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treasure

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pleasant

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practical

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generous

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blushed

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luxury

...

leaned

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to coast

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bolt of lightning

...

topic sentence

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setting

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sensory details

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patient

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honest

...

depend

...

dependant

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dependable

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independent

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insecure

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secure

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refuse

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bicycle

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unicycle

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motorcycle

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figure it out

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rematch

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remind

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reduce

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replay

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remember

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retake

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repair

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realize

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habits

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lawyer

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deceased

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inherit

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pay attention to

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be worth

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depend on

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turn white

...

dependable

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invest

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fortune

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wisely

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occupy

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occupation

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protest

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gamble

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gambler

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luxurious

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fortunate

...

unfortunate

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fortunately

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unfortunately

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show no sign of

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pull through

...

one by one

...

take a close look at

...

a great deal of

...

to wonder

...

criminal

...

brave

face or endure with courage

shy

wary and distrustful

contribution

act of giving in common with others for a common purpose especially to a charity

contribute

provide

funeral

a ceremony at which a dead person is buried or cremated

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