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Gr. 8 English - Vocabulary Workshop Level C Units 3-4
Allot
Amass
Audacious
Comply
To assign or distribute in shares or portions
To bring together, collect, gather, especially for oneself; t…
Bold, adventurous, recklessly daring
To yield to a request or command
Allot
To assign or distribute in shares or portions
Amass
To bring together, collect, gather, especially for oneself; t…
20 terms
Vocabulary Workshop (Gr. 8) Unit #1
adage
bonanza
churlish
citadel
a proverb, wise saying
a rich mass of ore in a mine; something very valuable, profit…
lacking politeness or good manners; lacking sensitivity, diff…
a fortress that overlooks and protects a city; any strong or…
adage
a proverb, wise saying
bonanza
a rich mass of ore in a mine; something very valuable, profit…
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Gr 8 English vocab
Amid
Visage
Wailed
Wrath
Surrounded by things or people
Someone's face
To make a long high sound
Extreme anger
Amid
Surrounded by things or people
Visage
Someone's face
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English For Today gr. 8
accept
bored
can't wait
disappointed
לקבל
משועמם
לא יכול לחכות
מאוכזב
accept
לקבל
bored
משועמם
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Workshop 8-English 2
evaluate
rival
accuse
consequence
to think about something and decide how good or bad it is
someone you compete with
to state that someone has done something wrong
the result of an action
evaluate
to think about something and decide how good or bad it is
rival
someone you compete with
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Gr 8 English
Elements of a short story
Flat character
Dynamic character
Round character
-exposition... -rising action ... - climax... - falling action... -resolu…
Personality presented very briefly and not in depth
Characters that are very realistic. Grow and change learning…
Very realistic has many sides with a complex personality
Elements of a short story
-exposition... -rising action ... - climax... - falling action... -resolu…
Flat character
Personality presented very briefly and not in depth
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English- Gr.8 (Joshua)
internal conflict
external conflict
man vs man
man vs. nature
- conflict with himself such as man vs self
- conflict with an outside force
external conflict
external conflict
internal conflict
- conflict with himself such as man vs self
external conflict
- conflict with an outside force
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Vocabulary Workshop Gr 8 Unit 3 definitions
Allot
amass
audacious
comply
to assign a distribute in shares or portions
to bring yogether, collect, gather, especially for oneself fo…
bold, adventure, reckless daring
to yield to a request or command
Allot
to assign a distribute in shares or portions
amass
to bring yogether, collect, gather, especially for oneself fo…
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Vocabulary Workshop Gr 8 Unit 3 definitions
Allot
amass
audacious
comply
to assign a distribute in shares or portions
to bring yogether, collect, gather, especially for oneself fo…
bold, adventure, reckless daring
to yield to a request or command
Allot
to assign a distribute in shares or portions
amass
to bring yogether, collect, gather, especially for oneself fo…
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English Gr.8 Exam
Rhyme scheme
Rhyming couplet
Simile
Metaphor
ab ab, ex: I saw a cat on my way home it wore a hat and had a…
two lines that rhyme
comparison using like or as
comparison without like or as (ex: Ponyboy is pure gold)
Rhyme scheme
ab ab, ex: I saw a cat on my way home it wore a hat and had a…
Rhyming couplet
two lines that rhyme
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english vocab gr8
corroborated
intercepted
whereabouts
odyssean
confirmed
stop from reaching a destonation
n. The place in or near which a person or thing is.
relating to a character in a Greek poem by Homer.
corroborated
confirmed
intercepted
stop from reaching a destonation
40 terms
Gr. 8 English - Vocabulary Workshop Level C Units 3-4 Synonyms and Antonyms
Allot
Amass
Audacious
Comply
Synonyms: Apportion, Parcel Out, Allocate
Synonyms: Accumulate, Pile Up, Gather Up... Antonyms: Scatter, D…
Synonyms: Enterprising, Brave... Antonyms: Timid, Cowardly
Synonyms: Submit To, Consent To, Acquiesce In... Antonyms: Rejec…
Allot
Synonyms: Apportion, Parcel Out, Allocate
Amass
Synonyms: Accumulate, Pile Up, Gather Up... Antonyms: Scatter, D…
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Gr8 Vocabulary - English
sporadic
inaugurate
mortar
voracious
occurring at irregular intervals or only in a few places; sca…
begin or introduce (a system, policy, or period).
a mixture of lime with cement, sand, and water, used in build…
wanting or devouring great quantities of food/engaging in an…
sporadic
occurring at irregular intervals or only in a few places; sca…
inaugurate
begin or introduce (a system, policy, or period).
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Workshop 3 Long Journey to Justice gr 8
access
bias
conflict
exploit
the ability, chance, or right to do or use something
prejudice, making a choice or decision based on your preferen…
a problem, battle or disagreement
to treat someone unfairly in order to gain what you want
access
the ability, chance, or right to do or use something
bias
prejudice, making a choice or decision based on your preferen…
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English Exam gr.8
Plot
Parts of plot
Characterization
Types of Characterization
the sequence of events in a story
Introduction... Rising Action... Climax... Falling Action... Resolution
the study of a fictional characters traits. Describes what a…
Protagonist... Antagonist ... Static... Dynamic
Plot
the sequence of events in a story
Parts of plot
Introduction... Rising Action... Climax... Falling Action... Resolution
38 terms
English test gr.8
Connotation
Denotation
Allusion
Characters
An added meaning that suggests something positive or negative
The exact meaning of a word that is stated in a dictionary
When a writer makes a reference to a person, place or event i…
Individuals who are involved in the actual plot of the story…
Connotation
An added meaning that suggests something positive or negative
Denotation
The exact meaning of a word that is stated in a dictionary
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english unit 9 (gr.8)
apt
awry
bludgeon
capitulate
Synonyms: Appropriate, fit, proper, liable ... Antonyms: inappro…
Synonyms: crooked, askew, amiss
A short club used as a weapon; to strike with the heavy club;…
To end resistance, give up, surrender, throw in the towel... ant…
apt
Synonyms: Appropriate, fit, proper, liable ... Antonyms: inappro…
awry
Synonyms: crooked, askew, amiss
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English - Gr 10 - Vocab #8
Rapt
Implore
Ingratitude
Impede
totally engaged with and immersed in a person or activity
to make a request, emotionally and genuinely
forgetfulness of or a poor return for kindness received
to delay progress or prevent someone from reaching a goal
Rapt
totally engaged with and immersed in a person or activity
Implore
to make a request, emotionally and genuinely
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English Mid-Term GR8
Theme
Symbols
Point of View
Purpose
a sentence that conveys the message that the author wants to…
represents something bigger.
person's perspective, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, or 3rd person unlimited.
reason the author wrote the piece.
Theme
a sentence that conveys the message that the author wants to…
Symbols
represents something bigger.
55 terms
GR 8 ENGLISH LITERARY TERMS
simile
metaphor
onomatopoeia
alliteration
a comparison between two unlike things using the words like,…
the comparison of two unlike things using verbs such as is, w…
a word that is pronounced the same as the sound made Example:…
the repetition of the initial consonant sound Ex. slippery, s…
simile
a comparison between two unlike things using the words like,…
metaphor
the comparison of two unlike things using verbs such as is, w…
30 terms
English Gr 8 Term 1
Barbaric
Progressive
Notion
Virtue
Cruel and violent and not as expected from people who are edu…
Continious
An idea,a belief or an understanding of something
Behavior that show high standards
Barbaric
Cruel and violent and not as expected from people who are edu…
Progressive
Continious
Poets/ Poems Gr8 English
Afua Cooper
Amy Lowell
Joseph Bruchac
Felice Holman
And I Remember
Shooting the Sun
Birdfoots Grandpa
Who Am I
Afua Cooper
And I Remember
Amy Lowell
Shooting the Sun
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Literary terms. Gr.8 English
alliteration
antagonist
assonance
biography
used for poetic effect of the initial sounds of several words…
a person or force which opposes the protagonist in a literary…
the repetition of vowel sounds in a literary work, especially…
the story of a person' life written by someone other than the…
alliteration
used for poetic effect of the initial sounds of several words…
antagonist
a person or force which opposes the protagonist in a literary…
English Workshop Advanced Unit 8
Ask over
bread and butter
Breadwinner
Bring home the bacon
Invite to one`s home
basic earnings
The person who makes money in a household
Earn money
Ask over
Invite to one`s home
bread and butter
basic earnings
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vocabulary workshop gr 8 level c unit 4 ant
Annul
Blasé
Bulster
Deplore
Validate, authorize,ratify
enthusiastic, passionate, fervent
Undermine, weaken, impair
approve,commend,extol
Annul
Validate, authorize,ratify
Blasé
enthusiastic, passionate, fervent
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Gr. 8 English Spelling Exam
dissimilar
fishhook
illegible
irrelevant
dissimilar
fishhook
illegible
irrelevant
dissimilar
dissimilar
fishhook
fishhook
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Vocabulary Workshop gr 8 Level C Unit 4 definitions
annul
blasé
bolster
deplore
(v.) to reduce to nothing; to make ineffective or inoperative…
(adj.) indifferent, bored as a result of having enjoyed many…
(v.) to support, give a boost to; (n.) a long pillow or cushi…
(v.) to feel or express regret or disapproval
annul
(v.) to reduce to nothing; to make ineffective or inoperative…
blasé
(adj.) indifferent, bored as a result of having enjoyed many…
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vocabulary workshop unit 3 ANT level C gr 8
amass
audacious
comply
devoid
scatter, dissipate, squander, waste
timid, cowardly
reject, refuse, decline
full, abounding
amass
scatter, dissipate, squander, waste
audacious
timid, cowardly
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vocabulary workshop unit 3 ANT level C gr 8
amass
audacious
comply
devoid
scatter, dissipate, squander, waste
timid, cowardly
reject, refuse, decline
full, abounding
amass
scatter, dissipate, squander, waste
audacious
timid, cowardly
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vocabulary workshop unit 3 SYN level C gr 8
allot
amass
audacious
comply
apportion, parcel out, allocate
pile up, garner
enterprising, brave
consent, acquiesce
allot
apportion, parcel out, allocate
amass
pile up, garner
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vocabulary workshop gr 8 level c unit 4 syn
Annul
Bulster
Deplore
Frivolous
Cancel, abolish, invalidate, nullify
Strengthen, reinforce, buttress
Lament,bemoan,bewail
Silly, foolish, inane, petty, trifling
Annul
Cancel, abolish, invalidate, nullify
Bulster
Strengthen, reinforce, buttress
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English 8: Workshop 2
adjourn
alien
comely
compensate
(v) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place... -…
(n) citizen from another country... - The alien flew down from o…
(adj) having a pleasing apperence... - The family made sure that…
(v) to make up for; to repay for services... I compensated for b…
adjourn
(v) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place... -…
alien
(n) citizen from another country... - The alien flew down from o…
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English Vocab Lesson 8 - Gr 10
divulge
docile
dogmatic
dole
to reveal something private or secret
easy to teach or manage
stating an opinion in an authoritative, superior, or arrogant…
to distribute; to give out sparingly
divulge
to reveal something private or secret
docile
easy to teach or manage
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English Vocab Workshop 8
affluence
arrears
cascade
cringe
Wealthy, great abundance, plenty
unpaid debt
to flow downwards
to be afraid, or hide because of fear
affluence
Wealthy, great abundance, plenty
arrears
unpaid debt
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English workshop 8
innovation
network
domestic
infrastructure
a new invention, invention or idea
a chain, group or system of things that are connected or rela…
from or of ones own country not involving other countries
the basic foundation a company
innovation
a new invention, invention or idea
network
a chain, group or system of things that are connected or rela…
10 terms
English Vocabulary Lesson 8 - Gr 7
buff
candor
composure
condolence
an enthusiast
honesty; directness
calmness
sympathy
buff
an enthusiast
candor
honesty; directness
Vocabulary Workshop Introductory Course lesson 8 Gr:6
Acquire
Conceal
Disguise
Gasp
To gain
To hide
A costume
E short catching of the breath
Acquire
To gain
Conceal
To hide
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English workshop lesson 8
Assurance
asylum
console
dilate
(n) a pledge; freedom form doubt, self-confidence
(n) an institution for the care of children, elderly people,…
(v) to comfort; (n) the keyboard of an organ; a control panel…
(v) to make or become larger or wider; to expand upon
Assurance
(n) a pledge; freedom form doubt, self-confidence
asylum
(n) an institution for the care of children, elderly people,…
20 terms
Vocabulary Workshop Lvl A Gr 6 U 8
affluence
arrears
cascade
cringe
noun: wealth, riches, prosperity, great abundance, plenty.... sy…
noun: unpaid or overdue debts; an unfinished duty.... synonyms:…
noun: a steep narrow waterfall; something falling or rushing…
verb: to shrink back or hide in fear or submissiveness.... synon…
affluence
noun: wealth, riches, prosperity, great abundance, plenty.... sy…
arrears
noun: unpaid or overdue debts; an unfinished duty.... synonyms:…
6 terms
English: Perfect Tenses (Gr. 8, 2nd Qtr.)
Tense
Perfect Tense
Present Perfect Tense
Past Perfect Tense
- indicates the time of the action or state of being expresse…
- indicate that something happened or existed before a specif…
- describes an action that happened at an indefinite time in…
- describes an action that took place in the past before anot…
Tense
- indicates the time of the action or state of being expresse…
Perfect Tense
- indicate that something happened or existed before a specif…
English Workshop 3 Unit 8
occur
contract
tie the knot
bother
happen
a legal agreement between two people
get married
annoy
occur
happen
contract
a legal agreement between two people
9 terms
Gr1 Unit 8 English Vocabulary
Animal
Life Cycle
Parent
Stage
any living thing other than a plant.
a series of stages of growth and development.
a father or a mother.
a single step in a cycle.
Animal
any living thing other than a plant.
Life Cycle
a series of stages of growth and development.
15 terms
English: Idioms (Gr, 8, 2nd Qtr.)
All sizzle and no steak
Bite off more than you can chew
Burst someone's bubble
Butter (somebody) up
- a thing or person which fails to measure up to its descript…
- to decide or agree to do more than one can accomplish
- to destroy someone's illusion or delusion... - to destroy some…
- to praise or flatter excessively
All sizzle and no steak
- a thing or person which fails to measure up to its descript…
Bite off more than you can chew
- to decide or agree to do more than one can accomplish
6 terms
English: Plot Structure (Gr. 8, 1st Qtr.)
Exposition
Rising Action
Conflict
Climax
- the introduction where the reader gets information one need…
- made up of events that advance the story until its crucial…
- a struggle between two people or things in a short story... -…
- the highest point of interest ... - turning point of the story…
Exposition
- the introduction where the reader gets information one need…
Rising Action
- made up of events that advance the story until its crucial…
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English: Modals (Gr. 8, 2nd Qtr.)
Modal
Can
Could
May
- a helping (or auxiliary) berb that is joined with a main ve…
- ABILITY... - I can tweet about it.... - I can share FB posts abou…
- ABILITY IN THE PAST... - He asked if the president could solve…
- PERMISSION... - May I share your post?... - POSSIBILITY (more lik…
Modal
- a helping (or auxiliary) berb that is joined with a main ve…
Can
- ABILITY... - I can tweet about it.... - I can share FB posts abou…
7 terms
English: Plot Structure (Gr. 8, 1st Qtr)
Plot
Exposition
Rising Action
Conflict
-the structure of a story or sequence of events... -has six majo…
-the introduction where the reader gets info one needs to und…
-made up of events that advance the story until its crucial p…
-a struggle between two people or things in a short story... -th…
Plot
-the structure of a story or sequence of events... -has six majo…
Exposition
-the introduction where the reader gets info one needs to und…
9 terms
English: Voice of Verbs (Gr. 8, 1st Qtr)
Voice
Active
Passive
Active past
- transitive verbs... - requires a DIRECT OBJECT (receiver of th…
- subject is the "doer" of the action... - generally more alive…
- subject is the "receiver" of the action... - preferable when d…
Regular: -ed form... Irregular: depends
Voice
- transitive verbs... - requires a DIRECT OBJECT (receiver of th…
Active
- subject is the "doer" of the action... - generally more alive…
19 terms
Gr. 8 - English Unit 2 Lesson 10
Querying
Subversion
Purloined
Loitering
asking about something
being overtaken or overthrown.
stolen, especially in a stealthy way
to hang around a place without any reason to be there.
Querying
asking about something
Subversion
being overtaken or overthrown.
7 terms
English: Figures of Speech (Gr. 8, 1st Qtr.)
Figures of Speech
Hyperbole
Onomatopoeia
Apostrophe
- the ways of making language figurative
- makes use of exaggeration for the purpose of emphasis or po…
- the imitation of natural sounds
- addresses the absent as if it were present, or the inanimat…
Figures of Speech
- the ways of making language figurative
Hyperbole
- makes use of exaggeration for the purpose of emphasis or po…
20 terms
English Vocabulary Workshop Unit 8
acrimonious
bovine
consternation
corpulent
(adj.) stinging, bitter in temper or tone
(adj.) resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive
(n.) dismay, confusion
(adj.) having a large, bulky body
acrimonious
(adj.) stinging, bitter in temper or tone
bovine
(adj.) resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive
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