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20 terms
Map Reading Skills Vocabulary
continent
ocean
hemisphere
cardinal directions
a large body of land; one of the seven large landmasses on th…
a large body of water
one half of the earth
North, South, East, and West
continent
a large body of land; one of the seven large landmasses on th…
ocean
a large body of water
READING - Vocabulary Lessons 91-100
perplexed
conscience
smug
smother
puzzled
sense of right and wrong
feeling satisfied with your self
cut off from air
perplexed
puzzled
conscience
sense of right and wrong
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Reading Skills Vocabulary
Preview
Text
Skim
Notes
Becoming familiar with a text before reading
A book or other printed work
quickly look over; pay attention to headings and words in bold
write down important ideas; put reading in your own words
Preview
Becoming familiar with a text before reading
Text
A book or other printed work
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Map Reading Skills Vocabulary
continent
ocean
hemisphere
cardinal directions
a large body of land; one of the seven large landmasses on th…
a large body of water
one half of the earth
North, South, East, and West
continent
a large body of land; one of the seven large landmasses on th…
ocean
a large body of water
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Reading Vocabulary - Pages 91-130
Reception
Surrendered
Tradition
Contribution
a social gathering in honor of someone
gave up, gave in
the practice of passing down ideas, customs, and beliefs from…
to give, supply, or donate
Reception
a social gathering in honor of someone
Surrendered
gave up, gave in
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Skill Sharpeners Reading 2-p 91-Ugly Duckling
reed
hatch
fluffy
protect
a tall grass with straight, jointed stalks that grows in low,…
to help young animals develop inside their eggs and then to b…
soft, light, or airy
to defend or keep safe from danger or harm.
reed
a tall grass with straight, jointed stalks that grows in low,…
hatch
to help young animals develop inside their eggs and then to b…
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Map Reading Skills Vocabulary
continent
ocean
hemisphere
cardinal directions
a large body of land; one of the seven large landmasses on th…
a large body of water
one half of the earth
North, South, East, and West
continent
a large body of land; one of the seven large landmasses on th…
ocean
a large body of water
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Heroic/ reading skills Vocabulary
cunning
hubris
valiant
epiphany
(adj) clever; crafty; sly; smart and tricky
(n) excessive pride
(adj) courageous
(n) A moment of sudden revelation or insight
cunning
(adj) clever; crafty; sly; smart and tricky
hubris
(n) excessive pride
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ELA Reading Skills Vocabulary
Infer
Context Clues
Central Idea
Summary
A judgment based on reasoning rather than on a direct or expl…
A vocabulary strategy in which the reader looks at the words…
What the passage or text is mainly about
A retelling of the most important parts of what was read.
Infer
A judgment based on reasoning rather than on a direct or expl…
Context Clues
A vocabulary strategy in which the reader looks at the words…
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Map Reading Skills Vocabulary
continent
ocean
hemisphere
cardinal directions
a large body of land; one of the seven large landmasses on th…
a large body of water
one half of the earth
North, South, East, and West
continent
a large body of land; one of the seven large landmasses on th…
ocean
a large body of water
20 terms
Map Reading Skills Vocabulary
continent
ocean
hemisphere
cardinal directions
a large body of land; one of the seven large landmasses on th…
a large body of water
one half of the earth
North, South, East, and West
continent
a large body of land; one of the seven large landmasses on th…
ocean
a large body of water
Map Reading Skills Vocabulary
continent
ocean
hemisphere
cardinal directions
a large body of land; one of the seven large landmasses on th…
a large body of water
one half of the earth
North, South, East, and West
continent
a large body of land; one of the seven large landmasses on th…
ocean
a large body of water
20 terms
Map Reading Skills Vocabulary
continent
ocean
hemisphere
cardinal directions
a large body of land; one of the seven large landmasses on th…
a large body of water
one half of the earth
North, South, East, and West
continent
a large body of land; one of the seven large landmasses on th…
ocean
a large body of water
20 terms
Map Reading Skills Vocabulary
continent
ocean
hemisphere
cardinal directions
a large body of land; one of the seven large landmasses on th…
a large body of water
one half of the earth
North, South, East, and West
continent
a large body of land; one of the seven large landmasses on th…
ocean
a large body of water
18 terms
Reading Skills Vocabulary
Inferences
Sequence
Cause
Details
using what the reader knows, along with clues from the text,…
the order in which this happen
the action of a character
supports the main idea
Inferences
using what the reader knows, along with clues from the text,…
Sequence
the order in which this happen
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Q Skills Reading/Writing Unit 1 Vocabulary
attention
company
electronics
generation
(n) the action of noticing or becoming aware; focus
(n) someone who is together with someone else; a commercial b…
(n) electrical devices made by humans powered by electricity
(n) group of people born around the same time
attention
(n) the action of noticing or becoming aware; focus
company
(n) someone who is together with someone else; a commercial b…
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Map Reading Skills Vocabulary
continent
ocean
hemisphere
cardinal directions
a large body of land; one of the seven large landmasses on th…
a large body of water
one half of the earth
North, South, East, and West
continent
a large body of land; one of the seven large landmasses on th…
ocean
a large body of water
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Reading Skills Vocabulary 2nd Grade
Character
Setting
Plot
Main Idea and Details
a person or animal in a story
where and when a story takes place (happens)
what happens from the beginning to the end of a story
the most important idea in a selection
Character
a person or animal in a story
Setting
where and when a story takes place (happens)
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Reading and Writing Skills Vocabulary
TDA
ACE
Answer
Cite
the format for writing a 5-paragraph essay at North Hills Mid…
the format for writing a paragraph at North Hills middle scho…
the part of an ACE paragraph in which a transition is used an…
the part of an ACE paragraph in which the writer supports his…
TDA
the format for writing a 5-paragraph essay at North Hills Mid…
ACE
the format for writing a paragraph at North Hills middle scho…
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Reading Skills Vocabulary 2nd Grade
Character
Setting
Plot
Main Idea and Details
a person or animal in a story
where and when a story takes place (happens)
what happens from the beginning to the end of a story
the most important idea in a selection
Character
a person or animal in a story
Setting
where and when a story takes place (happens)
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Reading Skills Vocabulary 2nd Grade
Character
Setting
Plot
Main Idea and Details
a person or animal in a story
where and when a story takes place (happens)
what happens from the beginning to the end of a story
the most important idea in a selection
Character
a person or animal in a story
Setting
where and when a story takes place (happens)
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Collection 1: Reading Skills Vocabulary
inference
dialect
setting
character
a logical guess based on facts and one's own knowledge and ex…
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
time and place of a story
the people or animals the story is about
inference
a logical guess based on facts and one's own knowledge and ex…
dialect
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
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Reading Skill Vocabulary
Main Idea
Inference
Sequence
Setting
What a piece of writing is mainly about
A conclusion based on evidence and experience
The order in which things happen or should happen
It refers to the time, place, and enviroment which the events…
Main Idea
What a piece of writing is mainly about
Inference
A conclusion based on evidence and experience
Reading vocabulary skills
Bedlam
Draconian
Mesmerized
Silhouetted
Madness, crazy
Harsh, unfair
Shocked
Reflect off something
Bedlam
Madness, crazy
Draconian
Harsh, unfair
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Lesson 17 reading skills vocabulary words-Russo
act
diary
fairy tale
mystery
It is like a chapter in a book. Each act may be further divid…
It is a daily record of a writer's thoughts, experiences, and…
Usually written for children and are about fairies or other m…
A type of fiction where a mystery, crime, or puzzling events…
act
It is like a chapter in a book. Each act may be further divid…
diary
It is a daily record of a writer's thoughts, experiences, and…
5 terms
Reading Skills Vocabulary
Theme
Mood
Tone
Connotation
the message or life lesson the author wants you to learn from…
My emotions; the feeling I get when reading the author's work…
author's attitude toward his/her subject- How does the author…
meaning of the word based on a shared emotional association;…
Theme
the message or life lesson the author wants you to learn from…
Mood
My emotions; the feeling I get when reading the author's work…
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reading skills vocabulary
ratify
toddler
autistic
haustorium
sing or give formal consent
a young child
a condition or disorder that begins in childhood
a slender projection from the root of a parasitic plant
ratify
sing or give formal consent
toddler
a young child
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Lesson 26 reading skills vocabulary words-Russo
government publication-
Third person:
Second person:
First person:
Are documents produced by government organizations. Pamphlets…
Describes a narrative told from the perspective of an outside…
A narrative perspective that typically addresses that audienc…
A story told from the perspective of one or several character…
government publication-
Are documents produced by government organizations. Pamphlets…
Third person:
Describes a narrative told from the perspective of an outside…
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Lesson 9 reading skills vocabulary words-Russo
courage
chivalry traits
justice
mercy
ability to take on tasks which are difficult or unglamorous,…
courage, justice, mercy, generosity, faith, nobility, hope
holding oneself to the highest standard
creating a sense of peace and community
courage
ability to take on tasks which are difficult or unglamorous,…
chivalry traits
courage, justice, mercy, generosity, faith, nobility, hope
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Reading Skills vocabulary lesson 3 - Russo
direct characterization
character trait
chronological order
characterization
the writer tells us directly what the character is like (For…
traits may be physical (brown eyes) or expressions of persona…
in order of time (chrono=time, logic=order)
the way the writer creates and develops characters
direct characterization
the writer tells us directly what the character is like (For…
character trait
traits may be physical (brown eyes) or expressions of persona…
10 terms
Reading vocabulary Skills
Predominated
Deference
Lackey
Grovel
To be strong or leading element, force
Respectful or courteous regard
A servile follower
To humble oneself or act in a object manner
Predominated
To be strong or leading element, force
Deference
Respectful or courteous regard
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Lesson 19 reading skills vocabulary words-Russo
myth
novel
realistic fiction
science fiction
A story that seeks to explain the beginning of the world, nat…
It Is a long work of fiction. Like a short story, it is the p…
A story from an author's imagination about events that could…
A fictional story that includes science or technology element…
myth
A story that seeks to explain the beginning of the world, nat…
novel
It Is a long work of fiction. Like a short story, it is the p…
11 terms
Reading Skill Vocabulary
rhyme
line
stanza
meter
Words that have the same end sound
a row of words
a group of lines, set off by a space that gives the poem its…
the rhythm of the syllables in a line of poetry (beats- clap…
rhyme
Words that have the same end sound
line
a row of words
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Vocabulary- Reading and Study Skills
Anatomy
Anterior
Posterior
Cranial
The science dealing with the structure of the human body
Toward the front
Toward the back
Toward the head
Anatomy
The science dealing with the structure of the human body
Anterior
Toward the front
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Reading Skills Vocabulary List
Main Idea
Details
Point of View
Exposition
the most important point an author makes
points made by an author that supports his/her main idea
a personal attitude that affects the way someone interprets t…
the author describes the setting, introduces the characters,…
Main Idea
the most important point an author makes
Details
points made by an author that supports his/her main idea
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Reading Skills Unit Vocabulary
Homonym
Homophone
Homograph
Sequence
same sound, same spelling (bat, bat/ fair, fair)
same sound, different spelling (there, their)
different sound, same spelling (read, read)
information in order
Homonym
same sound, same spelling (bat, bat/ fair, fair)
Homophone
same sound, different spelling (there, their)
10 terms
TOEFL - Reading Skills - Vocabulary Questions
Vocabulary questions
How to answer
Skill 1
Skill 2: Synonyms
are the questions that ask about the meanings of words and ph…
You need to read the section of the passage where the word in…
Look at at the highlighted word and the four answer choices,…
Use synonyms in the same sentence and the nearby sentences to…
Vocabulary questions
are the questions that ask about the meanings of words and ph…
How to answer
You need to read the section of the passage where the word in…
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Reading Vocabulary and Skills
Conclusion
Personal
Details
Inference
What ______________ can you draw about (student-selected topi…
From what in your ____________ experience can you draw that c…
What _________ in the text support the conclusion?
Based on the conclusion and the story elements that contribut…
Conclusion
What ______________ can you draw about (student-selected topi…
Personal
From what in your ____________ experience can you draw that c…
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Reading Strategies and Skills Vocabulary
Drawing Conclusions
Making Inferences
Context Clues
Characterization
Taking details from a situation or text and piecing them toge…
Using prior knowledge and text clues to make a logical guess…
Information near an unfamiliar word that helps determine mean…
The act of developing a character
Drawing Conclusions
Taking details from a situation or text and piecing them toge…
Making Inferences
Using prior knowledge and text clues to make a logical guess…
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Reading Strategies and Skills Vocabulary
Drawing Conclusions
Making Inferences
Context Clues
Characterization
Taking details from a situation or text and piecing them toge…
Using prior knowledge and text clues to make a logical guess…
Information near an unfamiliar word that helps determine mean…
The act of developing a character.
Drawing Conclusions
Taking details from a situation or text and piecing them toge…
Making Inferences
Using prior knowledge and text clues to make a logical guess…
Reading Strategies and Skills Vocabulary
Drawing Conclusions
Making Inferences
Context Clues
Characterization
Taking details from a situation or text and piecing them toge…
Using prior knowledge and text clues to make a logical guess…
Information near an unfamiliar word that helps determine mean…
The act of developing a character.
Drawing Conclusions
Taking details from a situation or text and piecing them toge…
Making Inferences
Using prior knowledge and text clues to make a logical guess…
44 terms
16-17 Reading Skills Vocabulary
-ic
invention
inventor
patent
A suffix that when added to a word, changes that word to an a…
Something that has been invented
A person who invents
A paper that says an invention belongs to a person or company
-ic
A suffix that when added to a word, changes that word to an a…
invention
Something that has been invented
10 terms
TOEFL - Reading Skills - Vocabulary Questions
Vocabulary questions
How to answer
Skill 1
Skill 2: Synonyms
are the questions that ask about the meanings of words and ph…
You need to read the section of the passage where the word in…
Look at at the highlighted word and the four answer choices,…
Use synonyms in the same sentence and the nearby sentences to…
Vocabulary questions
are the questions that ask about the meanings of words and ph…
How to answer
You need to read the section of the passage where the word in…
10 terms
College Reading Skills vocabulary #3
Apathy
Democracy
Aristocrat
Monarch
Lack of interest or concern, especially regarding matters of…
Government by the people, exercised either directly or throug…
A member of the ruling class or the nobility
One who reigns over a state or territory, usually for life an…
Apathy
Lack of interest or concern, especially regarding matters of…
Democracy
Government by the people, exercised either directly or throug…
10 terms
Reading Skill: Plot (Vocabulary words)
dirigible
immigrant
handkerchief
evacuate
a power-driven aircraft filled with a gas that is lighter tha…
a person who comes from the country of his/her birth to live…
a place of soft cloth used to wipe the nose or face
to leave a dangerous place
dirigible
a power-driven aircraft filled with a gas that is lighter tha…
immigrant
a person who comes from the country of his/her birth to live…
5 terms
Lesson 5 reading skills vocabulary words
indirect characterization
claim
sensory detail
assumption
The reader has to put clues together (infer) to figure out wh…
In an argument, it is the writer's position on an issue or pr…
Words and phrases that appeal to the reader's senses of sight…
Is an opinion or belief that is taken for granted.
indirect characterization
The reader has to put clues together (infer) to figure out wh…
claim
In an argument, it is the writer's position on an issue or pr…
5 terms
Vocabulary for Unit 5- Skills 1: Reading
island
cave
cuisine
Imperial city
đảo
hang động
đô ăn
kinh đô
island
đảo
cave
hang động
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Lesson 2 reading skills vocabulary - Russo
fact/opinion
drawing conclusion-
conclusion-
compare
fact is something you can prove, opinion- you feel and believe
Think about what you already know (schema) and what you have…
The ending of a story
Show how two or more things are alike
fact/opinion
fact is something you can prove, opinion- you feel and believe
drawing conclusion-
Think about what you already know (schema) and what you have…
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Lesson 4a reading skills vocabulary words - Russo
Context Clues
Types of context clues (GASED)
general
antonym
different types of clues given to figure out an unknown word
general, antonym, synonym, example, definition
a clue which is not very specific, but it helps give you the…
a clue that means the OPPOSITE of the unknown word is given i…
Context Clues
different types of clues given to figure out an unknown word
Types of context clues (GASED)
general, antonym, synonym, example, definition
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Lesson 6 reading skills vocabulary words - Russo
tone
protagonist
assonance
classification
It is the author's attitude toward the audience, the subject…
Is the main character in a story, play or novel. This charact…
In poetry it is the repeating of vowel sounds or diphthongs (…
Is a pattern of organization in which objects, ideas, and/or…
tone
It is the author's attitude toward the audience, the subject…
protagonist
Is the main character in a story, play or novel. This charact…
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