Lesson 11: Words for Literature

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6th grade

robot

a mechanical device that performs human tasks

jabberwocky

writing or speech that makes no sense

lilliputian

something very tiny

quixotic

someone who is romantic and impractical

narcissus

a flower that grows from a bulb

puckish

mischievous

Herculean

really difficult

utopian

an idea that is visionary but imaginary

scrooge

a miserly person

malapropism

a funny misuse of words

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