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Pecor Grade 9: Shakespearean Vocabulary VIII: Shakespeare and the SAT

These words are in a Shakespeare play we will be reading later in the year. Because they are still in use in Modern English, some of them are sure to appear on the SAT.
STUDY
PLAY
woo
try to gain the love of someone (especially a woman or girl)
will
wish or desire
consent
agreement; permission
scope
range of possibilities
fair
positive
according
agreeing or confirming
accustomed
traditional
whereto
to which
store
group or supply
behold
see
tread
walk
lusty
youthful and strong
appareled
dressed
limping
walking in an uneven way that indicates weakness or injury
fennel
any of several aromatic herbs having edible seeds and leaves and stems
bud
a small swelling on a plant that will grow into a twig, flower, or leaf
merit
worth; value
lessened
reduced; diminished
anguish
extreme distress of body or mind
giddy
1) dizzy
2) lighhearted, impulsive, silly

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