Edge A Unit 4 Cluster 3 NO PICS
Terms in this set (16)
To _____ means to move or organize things into a particular order or position.
Example: The students _____ the books in alphabetical order.
_____ is when something is ruined or destroyed.
The tornado caused a lot of _____ and many buildings were gone.
synonym: ruin, wreckage
When someone has _____ they have self-respect and think highly of themselves.
Example: After the fireman died, his friends buried him with ______ and respect.
A _____ is a person who is responsible for someone else.
Example: A grandparent can become a _____ for a child who doesn't have parents.
To ____ means to get involved or step in when there is a problem.
Example: When someone is in trouble, a parent needs to _____ and help solve the problem.
synonym: step in
To ____ means to to live through a dangerous or difficult situation.
Example: Five refugees _____ the boat trip but many died.
synonym: live, last
A _____ is someone who used to be in the military.
Example: My grandfather was a _____ of the Korean War.
When someone does something _____ they are doing it by choice.
Example: The student _____ stayed after school to put up the chairs. No one made them stay.
post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
_____ is a mental condition that someone can get after being in a war or a serious accident.
Example: The soldier had _____ after coming home from war because he saw many of his friends die.
synonym: shell shock
A _____ is a strong memory of a past event that comes suddenly into a person's mind.
Example: People with PTSD often have nightmares and _____ about their experience.
A _____ is a slang word for a person who is homeless or doesn't have a job.
Example: The family called their son a _____ because he didn't have a job and asked them for money.
_____ is money that is paid by a company or by a government when someone dies, becomes sick, or leaves the military.
Example: Arthur received his military _____ each month after he left the army.
To _____ means to make a short, quiet laugh in a way that shows disrespect.
Example: The children _____ when the teacher falls over a chair in class.
A _____ is writing that honors the memory of someone who has died.
Example: The firefighter's friend gave a _____ at the funeral to honor the firefightr.
A _____ is a comparison between two things that are not alike. A _____ uses the words like or as.
Example: Her eyes were like oceans, blue and deep.
A _____ suggests that one thing IS another.
Example: Tom is a pig when he eats!
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