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28 terms
20000 leagues under the sea
inexplicable
impunity
prodigious
formidable
hard to explain or impossible to understand
freedom from punishment
(adj.) immense; extraordinary in bulk, size, or degree
Causing fear
inexplicable
hard to explain or impossible to understand
impunity
freedom from punishment
19 terms
20000 Leagues Under the Sea
expedition
Pacific
sink
lurk
Long voyage of exploration, journey, trip
peaceful, آرام
Go down below the surface of something, especially of a liqui…
lie in wait, کمین کردن, Be or remain hidden so as to wait in…
expedition
Long voyage of exploration, journey, trip
Pacific
peaceful, آرام
15 terms
20000 Leagues Under the Sea
epitaph
plausible
incidental
diligent
what is said on your tombstone
more likely to happen
occured casually, not planned
hard-working
epitaph
what is said on your tombstone
plausible
more likely to happen
12 terms
20000 Leagues under the sea
cirumstance
Dexterity
confindence
Desirous
omständigheter
Skickligthet
Självförtreonde
Ivrrig
cirumstance
omständigheter
Dexterity
Skickligthet
69 terms
20000 leagues under the sea
excite
glow
give lecture
exist
Сэтгэл догдлуулах, хөдөлгөх
Гялалзах, гэрэлтэх
Лекц унших
Орших
excite
Сэтгэл догдлуулах, хөдөлгөх
glow
Гялалзах, гэрэлтэх
113 terms
20000 Leagues Under the Sea
appearance
foretell
foretold
submarine
(n)出現... (ex.Years before their appearance, Jules Verne foretold…
(v)預言;預測... (If you foretell a future event, you predict that it…
(v)foretell的過去式和過去分词
(n)潛艇
appearance
(n)出現... (ex.Years before their appearance, Jules Verne foretold…
foretell
(v)預言;預測... (If you foretell a future event, you predict that it…
10 terms
20000 Leagues Under the Sea Vocab List 1
Engineer
Ordinary
League
Harpooners
A person trained in engineering; a person who may plan and bu…
Usual, common, normal.
A measure of distance, about 3 miles.
People who hunt sea animals with a spear like instrument.
Engineer
A person trained in engineering; a person who may plan and bu…
Ordinary
Usual, common, normal.
2000 leagues under the sea
inert
impoverished
humanitarian
reconciled
lacking the ability to move
make a person or area poor
concerned with or seeking to promote human welfare
restore friendly relation between
inert
lacking the ability to move
impoverished
make a person or area poor
45 terms
20,000 LEAGUES UNDER THE SEA
give off [effuse]
glow
fling
overboard
to send (light, energy) out from a source
to shine with low light and heat but usually without flame
to throw or push (something) in a sudden and forceful way
over the side of a ship into the water
give off [effuse]
to send (light, energy) out from a source
glow
to shine with low light and heat but usually without flame
17 terms
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
Aronnax
Captain Nemo
expedition
convince
Major Character
Minor Character
a trip made for a particular reason
prove to
Aronnax
Major Character
Captain Nemo
Minor Character
15 terms
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea
constantly
track down
menace
narrator
all the time
find someone or something after a careful search
a dangerous person or thing
a person who tells a story
constantly
all the time
track down
find someone or something after a careful search
31 terms
20,000 Leagues Under the sea
harpoon
scheme
gasped
expedition
a long weapon to hunt large fish
a plan to do something
breathe in fast and loud
a long journey
harpoon
a long weapon to hunt large fish
scheme
a plan to do something
5 terms
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
telescope
tomb
jewel
pry
a device shaped like a long tube that you look through in ord…
a building or chamber above or below the ground in which a de…
a piece of jewelry (such as a necklace or a bracelet) that is…
to raise, move, or open (something) with a tool
telescope
a device shaped like a long tube that you look through in ord…
tomb
a building or chamber above or below the ground in which a de…
64 terms
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
tusk
eddy
shoal
inaccessible
a long pointed tooth specialized for fighting or digging
1. a: A current of water or air running contrary to the main…
a sandbank in a stretch of water that is visible at low tide
unreachable, impossible to get to
tusk
a long pointed tooth specialized for fighting or digging
eddy
1. a: A current of water or air running contrary to the main…
20 terms
10,000 Leagues Under the Sea
solution
mixture
composition
adaptation
A homogeneous mixture of two or more substances
A combination of two or more substances that are not chemical…
the makeup of something
A trait that helps an organism survive and reproduce
solution
A homogeneous mixture of two or more substances
mixture
A combination of two or more substances that are not chemical…
8 terms
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
expedition
convince
furnished
vessel
a trip made for a particular reason
prove to
to supply with necessary furniture
a craft for traveling on water; larger than an ordinary boat
expedition
a trip made for a particular reason
convince
prove to
26 terms
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
acre
annelids
babiroussa
Byssus
a measurement of surface area equal to 43,560 square feet, ap…
worms
a tusked pig from the East Indies
filament that certain mollusks, such as mussels, use to attac…
acre
a measurement of surface area equal to 43,560 square feet, ap…
annelids
worms
31 terms
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea
bate
belligerent
bifurcate
bracelet
restrain, let down
quarrelsome
to divide into two parts or branches
ornament that encircles the arm
bate
restrain, let down
belligerent
quarrelsome
15 terms
10,000 Leagues Under the Sea
azure
basalt
botanical
capricious
a deep purplish blue like the sky
a type rock that is igneous
relating to plants and their study
determined by chance or an impulse instead of logic or reason
azure
a deep purplish blue like the sky
basalt
a type rock that is igneous
9 terms
20 thousand leagues under the sea
Inexplicable
Downright
Downright lie
Downright nonsense
Unerklärlich
absolut
glatte Lüge
blanker Unsinn
Inexplicable
Unerklärlich
Downright
absolut
10 terms
20,000 Leagues Under The Sea
Horizon
Genius
Coral
Civilized
line where the earth meets the sky
great, natural power of mind
skeletons of tiny sea creatures
polite, good manners
Horizon
line where the earth meets the sky
Genius
great, natural power of mind
47 terms
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
Expedition
Lurks
Manservant
Glorious
a journey or voyage with a particular purpose.
remain hidden
A male servant
Amazing
Expedition
a journey or voyage with a particular purpose.
Lurks
remain hidden
17 terms
20,000 Leagues Under The Sea
phosphorescent
apparition
locomotion
peculiar
of or relating to a type of light that glows softly in the da…
a ghost or spirit of a dead person; an unusual or unexpected…
the act or power of moving from place to place
not usual or normal
phosphorescent
of or relating to a type of light that glows softly in the da…
apparition
a ghost or spirit of a dead person; an unusual or unexpected…
45 terms
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
abode
alms
authenticity
belabor
housing that someone is living in
money or goods contributed to the poor
the quality or condition of being trustworthy, or genuine; un…
to attack with blows; hit, beat, or whip
abode
housing that someone is living in
alms
money or goods contributed to the poor
20,000 Leagues Under the sea
Horizon
Telescope:
Anchor:
Fisheries:
The line where it seems as if the earth or seameets the sky.
an instrument that makes distant objects appear nearer or lar…
A heavy iron or steel device attached to a ship a cable or ch…
places for catching fish especially as a business
Horizon
The line where it seems as if the earth or seameets the sky.
Telescope:
an instrument that makes distant objects appear nearer or lar…
45 terms
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
annals
appreciable
belie
cascade
a chronological account of events in successive years
enough to be estimated or measured
to show to be untrue; contradict
sudden downpour (as of tears or sparks etc.) likened to a rai…
annals
a chronological account of events in successive years
appreciable
enough to be estimated or measured
8 terms
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
expedition
convince
furnished
vessel
a trip made for a particular reason
prove to
to supply with necessary furniture
a craft for traveling on water; larger than an ordinary boat
expedition
a trip made for a particular reason
convince
prove to
13 terms
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
Repress
Gesture
Marvellous
Immense
To keep under control
The use of such movements to express thought, emotion
Causing great wonder; extraordinary.
Extremely large or great, especially in scale or degree.
Repress
To keep under control
Gesture
The use of such movements to express thought, emotion
10 terms
20,000 leagues Under the Sea
Engineer
Ordinary
League
Harpooners
a person trained in enginering
Usual, common, normal
a measure of distance about 3 miles
people who hunt sea animals with a ... spear like instrument
Engineer
a person trained in enginering
Ordinary
Usual, common, normal
55 terms
20,000 leagues under the sea
whale
scientist
perhaps
seaman
wieloryb
naukowiec
być może
marynarz
whale
wieloryb
scientist
naukowiec
55 terms
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
Setting
Protagonist
Antagonist
Man vs Man
1866-1868. In the Nautilus through all the oceans
Professor is trying to escape.
Captain Nemo is keeping them prisoner.
Professor vs Captain Nemo
Setting
1866-1868. In the Nautilus through all the oceans
Protagonist
Professor is trying to escape.
20 terms
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
Proffessor Aronnax
Ned
Nautilus
Captain Nemo
Who is the narrator of the story?
Who is the best harpooner and the one who wants to escape the…
What is the name of the submarine?
Who is the captain of the Nautilus?
Proffessor Aronnax
Who is the narrator of the story?
Ned
Who is the best harpooner and the one who wants to escape the…
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
Myriad
Caprice
Despot
Incessant
(M) a very greatand indefinite great number of persons or thi…
(C) a sudden, unpredictable change
(D) tyrant, oppressor
(I) ceaseless, continuing without interruption
Myriad
(M) a very greatand indefinite great number of persons or thi…
Caprice
(C) a sudden, unpredictable change
10 terms
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
Engineer
Ordinary
League
Harpooners
a person trained in Engineering person who may plan and build…
usual , common , normal
a measure of distance , about 3 miles
people who hunt sea animals with a spear like instrument
Engineer
a person trained in Engineering person who may plan and build…
Ordinary
usual , common , normal
45 terms
20,000 Leagues Under The Sea
abeam
abyss
adjure
antediluvian
at right angles to a ship or plane's length
a gulf so deep or a space so great that it cannot be measured
to command solemnly under or as if under oath
so extremely old as seeming to belong to an earlier period
abeam
at right angles to a ship or plane's length
abyss
a gulf so deep or a space so great that it cannot be measured
45 terms
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
alight
apprise
asphyxiate
asunder
to come down and settle, as after flight
inform (somebody) of something
die from lack of oxygen
into parts or pieces
alight
to come down and settle, as after flight
apprise
inform (somebody) of something
45 terms
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
abate
adversary
allege
appendage
become less in amount or intensity
a person or group that is hostile to someone; eneymy
to assert to be true; affirm
a natural prolongation or projection from a part of an organi…
abate
become less in amount or intensity
adversary
a person or group that is hostile to someone; eneymy
19 terms
TWENTY THOUSAND LEAGUES UNDER THE SEA
When something is , that means it is e…
means true to fact.
means keeping oneself in the background.
What theories were circulating about t…
explicit
literal
self-effacing
a floating island or reef... a monster of colossal size... a submar…
When something is , that means it is e…
explicit
means true to fact.
literal
19 terms
TWENTY THOUSAND LEAGUES UNDER THE SEA
When something is ... that means it is e…
means true to fact.
means keeping oneself in the background.
Check some of the characteristics of s…
explicit
literal
self-effacing
work of fantasy... breaks away from reality... takes place in an un…
When something is ... that means it is e…
explicit
means true to fact.
literal
11 terms
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea - Chapter Summaries
Prof. Aronnax is going on the Abraham…
Ned Land fires a harpoon at the monste…
Prof. Aronnax, his servant Conseil, Ne…
Captain Nemo tells the three guests th…
Chapter 1
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4
Prof. Aronnax is going on the Abraham…
Chapter 1
Ned Land fires a harpoon at the monste…
Chapter 2
20,000 leagus under the sea
1. Engineer
Ordinary:
League:
Harpooners:
a person trained in engineering a person who may plan and bui…
usual common normal
A measure of distance about 3 miles
people who hunt sea animals with a spear like instrument
1. Engineer
a person trained in engineering a person who may plan and bui…
Ordinary:
usual common normal
10 terms
Lesson 15CCS - "Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea"
coonceive
repress
employ
disengage
To form, as with a plan; to imagine; design
Keep back; hold in
employ To make use of ; use
to release or detach; to set free
coonceive
To form, as with a plan; to imagine; design
repress
Keep back; hold in
25 terms
20,000 leagues under the sea vocab.
annelids
babiroussa
byssus
cetacean
segmented worms
a pig from the east indies
Used by mussels to attach to firm substrates
a member of the order of marine mammals that includes whales,…
annelids
segmented worms
babiroussa
a pig from the east indies
10 terms
20,000 leagues under the sea vocabulary
engineer
ordinary
league
harpooners
a person that works on machinery.
a person that is normal.
the length of a distance that is about 3 miles.
a device that ships use for catching whales and other big sea…
engineer
a person that works on machinery.
ordinary
a person that is normal.
10 terms
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Vocabulary 1
Engineer
Ordinary
League
Harpooners
A person who designs and builds complex machines, products, s…
Something regular or daily
From a measure of distance, about 3 miles
People who hunt for giant ocean animals with a large spear li…
Engineer
A person who designs and builds complex machines, products, s…
Ordinary
Something regular or daily
20,000 leagues under the sea list 3
horizon
telescope
Anchor
Fisheries
between earth and sky
appear nearer or larger
devices dropped by chains thats hold heavly ships
a place where fish are caught
horizon
between earth and sky
telescope
appear nearer or larger
15 terms
20,000 Leagues Under The Sea Vocab 3
abhor
arbor
arcade
archipelago
to shrink from in disgust
a shelter of vines or branches or a structure of a crossed wo…
an arched or covered passageway (as between shops)
a wide stretch of water with many scattered islands; a group…
abhor
to shrink from in disgust
arbor
a shelter of vines or branches or a structure of a crossed wo…
45 terms
20,000 Leagues Under The Sea Vocab 1
abeam
abyss
adjure
antediluvian
at right angles to a ship or plane's length
a gulf so deep or a space so great that it cannot be measured
to command solemnly under or as if under oath
so extremely old as seeming to belong to an earlier period
abeam
at right angles to a ship or plane's length
abyss
a gulf so deep or a space so great that it cannot be measured
10 terms
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea Vocabulary
Ardent
Caprice
Declivity
Enigmatic
Intense, passionate
Whim
Downward slope
Mysterious
Ardent
Intense, passionate
Caprice
Whim
30 terms
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Vocabulary
Engineer
Ordinary
League
Harpooners
A person who designs and builds complex machines, products, s…
Something regular or daily
From a measure of distance, about 3 miles
People who hunt for giant ocean animals with a large spear li…
Engineer
A person who designs and builds complex machines, products, s…
Ordinary
Something regular or daily
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