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11 terms
The Cay. ELA
Thrashing
Drone
Dishearten
Driftwood
Floundering
humming from an airplane or a helicopter
Discourage, Depress
Wood found floating in the water
Thrashing
Floundering
Drone
humming from an airplane or a helicopter
12 terms
ELA the cay
refinery
channel
flimsy
lulled
a factory which makes a substance pure by removing other subs…
a passage, along which water flows
is easily damaged because it is badly made or made of a weak…
it causes you to feel safe or rest
refinery
a factory which makes a substance pure by removing other subs…
channel
a passage, along which water flows
15 terms
ELA THE CAY
tensely
lurched
heartily
gravely
acting or speaking in a very high-strung manner.
a sudden trip or roll to one side. Used to describe ships or…
substantially or completely.
something done very seriously.
tensely
acting or speaking in a very high-strung manner.
lurched
a sudden trip or roll to one side. Used to describe ships or…
12 terms
ELA - The Cay
Genre
4 major genres
Sub genre
What type of genres is the Cay
A category of kind of books
Fiction, non fiction, drama, poetry
Specific type of certain genre.
Genre- realistic fiction modern setting ... Sub genre- adventure…
Genre
A category of kind of books
4 major genres
Fiction, non fiction, drama, poetry
18 terms
ELA Cay Vocab
Refinery
Channel
Flimsy
Lulled
A factory that makes a substance pure by removing other subst…
A passage, with flowing water
Something that is easily damaged because it is badly made or…
Calm or sent to sleep by movements or soothing sounds
Refinery
A factory that makes a substance pure by removing other subst…
Channel
A passage, with flowing water
12 terms
ela cay vocabulary 2
thrash
murmur
squall
rancid
move or stir about violently
speak softly or indistinctly
sudden violent winds,often accompanied by precipitation.
having an offensively strong smell or taste
thrash
move or stir about violently
murmur
speak softly or indistinctly
16 terms
ELA The Cay Vocab Words
Disheartened
Destroyers
Ebony
Wrenching
When you feel disappointed about something and have less conf…
A destroyer is a small, heavily armed warship.
Ebony is a very hard, heavy, dark-colored wood.... Something th…
If you are wrenching something, you are twisting or turning s…
Disheartened
When you feel disappointed about something and have less conf…
Destroyers
A destroyer is a small, heavily armed warship.
ELA cay1
Calypso
Alabaster
Douse
Defiant
a musical style of West Indian origin, influenced by jazz, us…
smooth and white
to plunge into water or the like; drench
boldly resistant or challenging
Calypso
a musical style of West Indian origin, influenced by jazz, us…
Alabaster
smooth and white
ELA cay2
thrash
murmur
squall
rancid
move or stir about violently
speak softly or indistinctly
sudden violent winds, often accompanied by precipitation
having an offensively strong smell or taste
thrash
move or stir about violently
murmur
speak softly or indistinctly
13 terms
ELA Cay Vocabulary
Calypso
Alabaster
Douse
Defiant
a musical style of West Indian origin, influenced by jazz, us…
smooth and white
to plunge into water or the like; drench
boldly resistant or challenging
Calypso
a musical style of West Indian origin, influenced by jazz, us…
Alabaster
smooth and white
12 terms
ELA The CAY Vocab
Leeward
Refinery
Remote
Disheartened
Located away form the wind; down wind
A building where they purify metals, oils, and sugars
Far away
Lost hope
Leeward
Located away form the wind; down wind
Refinery
A building where they purify metals, oils, and sugars
30 terms
ELA The Cay Vocabulary
crude
galleon
schooner
appeal
not refined or processed
a large square-rigged sailing ship
sailing vessel used in former
request earnestly; ask for aid or protection
crude
not refined or processed
galleon
a large square-rigged sailing ship
12 terms
ELA vocabulary Cay Island
Leeward
Refinery
Remote
Disheartened
located away from the wind; downwind
a building where they purify metals, oils or sugar
far away
lost hope
Leeward
located away from the wind; downwind
Refinery
a building where they purify metals, oils or sugar
12 terms
ELA The Cay vocabulary
thrash
murmur
squall
rancid
move or stir about violently
speak softly or indistinctly
sudden violent winds, often accompanied by precipitation
having an offensively strong smell or taste
thrash
move or stir about violently
murmur
speak softly or indistinctly
16 terms
ELA The Cay Vocab
pontoon
douse
sorrowful
lulled
a flat-bottomed boat or hollow metal cylinder used with other…
to throw lot of a liquid on someone or something
adj. very sad... v. to feel very sad
to be sent to sleep by something
pontoon
a flat-bottomed boat or hollow metal cylinder used with other…
douse
to throw lot of a liquid on someone or something
12 terms
ELA Quiz for the Cay
Aviation
Quiver
Disheartened
Shuddering
The business of flying aircraft
A case of holding or carrying arrows
to cause a person to lose hope courage
to shake of fear or the cold
Aviation
The business of flying aircraft
Quiver
A case of holding or carrying arrows
35 terms
6th grade ELA The Cay and Vocabulary
Digress
segregate
segregation
integrate
to change the subject in speaking or writing, change the conv…
to place apart from others. to set apart and force to use sep…
the act of separation
to unite or become whole, to bring together... to make the use o…
Digress
to change the subject in speaking or writing, change the conv…
segregate
to place apart from others. to set apart and force to use sep…
17 terms
ELA 7B The Cay exam 2
image
imagery
metaphor
mood
words and word groups that help the reader sense or picture w…
see image
a common figure of speech in which a direct comparison or ide…
the atmosphere of a work
image
words and word groups that help the reader sense or picture w…
imagery
see image
9 terms
ELA "The Cay" Chapters 13-15 Vocabulary
Sensation
Lurking
Crevices
Hurricane
A general feeling about anxiety and doubt. (Noun)
Lying or waiting in concealment while chasing someone or some…
Cracks in rocks. (Noun(s))
A major rain and wind storm. (Noun)
Sensation
A general feeling about anxiety and doubt. (Noun)
Lurking
Lying or waiting in concealment while chasing someone or some…
36 terms
ELA Cay Quiz Thu 5/21/15
galleons
papayas
leeward
torpedo
Large sailing ships used between the 1400s and the early 1700s.
Large, yellow, melon-like fruit.
Facing the direction in which the wind is blowing.
Missile launched from a submarine or other warship.
galleons
Large sailing ships used between the 1400s and the early 1700s.
papayas
Large, yellow, melon-like fruit.
6 terms
The Cay Ch. 7-9
lurch
fret
smolder
anguish
to roll or pitch suddenly or eratically
to feel or express worry
to burn without flame
suffering or pain
lurch
to roll or pitch suddenly or eratically
fret
to feel or express worry
5 terms
The Cay Ch. 5 & 6
drone
doused
thrash
scornfully
to make a dull, continued, low, monotonous sound
extinguished; plunged into water
to toss or plunge about in water
disdainfully, contemptuously
drone
to make a dull, continued, low, monotonous sound
doused
extinguished; plunged into water
6 terms
The Cay Ch. 14-19
tempest
flay
debris
gingerly
a violent storm
to strip off the skin or outer covering
the scattered remains of something broken or destroyed
with great caution (delicately)
tempest
a violent storm
flay
to strip off the skin or outer covering
7 terms
The Cay Ch. 3 & 4
plunge
cleat
flimsy
schooner
a leap or dive, as if into water
an object of wood or metal having one or two projecting horns…
weak; without strength or solidity
a sailing ship with two or more masts, sailing vessel used in…
plunge
a leap or dive, as if into water
cleat
an object of wood or metal having one or two projecting horns…
10 terms
The Cay Ch. 10-13
catchment
trough
squall
peppered
a structure, such as a basin or reservoir, used for collectin…
a long, narrow, open receptacle, usually boxlike in shape, us…
a sudden, violent gust of wind, often accompanied by rain, sn…
to hit with rapidly repeated short jabs
catchment
a structure, such as a basin or reservoir, used for collectin…
trough
a long, narrow, open receptacle, usually boxlike in shape, us…
8 terms
The Cay Ch. 1 & 2
cay
prejudice
refinery
stole
a small, low island
an unfavorable opinion or feeling formed beforehand or withou…
a building and machinery for purifying crude, metal, or sugar…
to move, go, or come secretly, quietly, or unobserved
cay
a small, low island
prejudice
an unfavorable opinion or feeling formed beforehand or withou…
7 terms
The Cay Chapters 9-12
reef
squall
catchment
mochi jumbis
A narrow chain of rock, sand, or coral lurking just below or…
sudden violent winds; often accompanied by precipitation
something that is used to collect rainwater such as a contain…
spirit chasers
reef
A narrow chain of rock, sand, or coral lurking just below or…
squall
sudden violent winds; often accompanied by precipitation
42 terms
The Cay Full Set
cay
prejudice
refinery
stole
a small, low island
an unfavorable opinion or feeling formed beforehand or withou…
a building and machinery for purifying crude, metal, or sugar…
to move, go, or come secretly, quietly, or unobserved
cay
a small, low island
prejudice
an unfavorable opinion or feeling formed beforehand or withou…
16 terms
The Cay Chapters 5-12
catchment
conniving
drone (verb)
drone (noun)
something that is used to collect rainwater such as a contain…
involved in conspiring to do something immoral, illegal, or h…
to talk on and on in a dull way
a remote control mechanism
catchment
something that is used to collect rainwater such as a contain…
conniving
involved in conspiring to do something immoral, illegal, or h…
54 terms
The CAY
refinery
dikes
galleons
schooners
place for refining substances: an industrial site where subst…
Embankments of earth and rock to hold back water
large, heavily armed ships used to carry silver from New Worl…
small, two masted sail ship
refinery
place for refining substances: an industrial site where subst…
dikes
Embankments of earth and rock to hold back water
20 terms
The Cay
refinery
blackout
navigate (verb) navigation (noun)
schooner
a building and machinery for purifying crude, metal, or sugar…
hiding all artificial light, especially in a city visible to…
to plan, record, and control the course and position of a shi…
a sailing ship with two or more masts, sailing vessel used in…
refinery
a building and machinery for purifying crude, metal, or sugar…
blackout
hiding all artificial light, especially in a city visible to…
35 terms
THE CAY
cay
bow
stern
pitch
low island or reef
the forward part of the ship
the rear of the ship
to move in such a way that one end falls while the other one…
cay
low island or reef
bow
the forward part of the ship
16 terms
The Cay chapters 15-19
Badgering
Idling
Sobbed
Tended
Harass or question persistently
Not active
Weep or cry uncontrollably
Watch over or take care of
Badgering
Harass or question persistently
Idling
Not active
17 terms
The Cay
Phillip Enright
Timothy
Stew Cat
Grace Enright
11 yr old white American boy stranded on a cay.
Elderly black sailor shipwrecked on a cay
cook's cat stranded on a cay
Phillip's mom
Phillip Enright
11 yr old white American boy stranded on a cay.
Timothy
Elderly black sailor shipwrecked on a cay
6 terms
The Cay Chapters 3-4
conch
schooner
keg
sextant
a sea animal like a large snail
a sailing vessel used a long time ago
a wooden cask or barrel that holds things
a navigation instrument that measures angles and distances
conch
a sea animal like a large snail
schooner
a sailing vessel used a long time ago
12 terms
The Cay - Chapter 1 and 2 Vocabulary
ballast (noun)
disheartened (verb)
massive (adjective)
stole (verb)
heavy material used to make a ship steady
discouraged
large, solid, or heavy in structure
sneak away
ballast (noun)
heavy material used to make a ship steady
disheartened (verb)
discouraged
20 terms
The Cay Vocab. for Chap. 5-12
catchment (n)
conniving (adj)
drone (n)... drone (v)
harassment (n)
device for catching water
given to or involved in conspiring to do something immoral, i…
(n) an aircraft that can navigate by remote control... (v) to pr…
To repeatedly bother or persecute someone
catchment (n)
device for catching water
conniving (adj)
given to or involved in conspiring to do something immoral, i…
7 terms
The Cay #2
Drone
Trade Winds
Doused
Thrashed
to make a dull, continued, low, monotonous sound; hum; buzz;…
blows towards equator from easterly direction
to cover with water; extinguish
to toss, or plunge about; in swimming . the upward and downwa…
Drone
to make a dull, continued, low, monotonous sound; hum; buzz;…
Trade Winds
blows towards equator from easterly direction
13 terms
The Cay, Chap. 1-4 Vocab. Words
alabaster
aviation
disheartened
production
smooth and white
n. (the) design, operation, and use of aircraft
discouraged
activities involved in creating a product
alabaster
smooth and white
aviation
n. (the) design, operation, and use of aircraft
10 terms
All The Cay Vocabulary
debris
gingerly
badger
meekly
(noun) the scattered remains; trash
(adverb) done carefully or ... delicately
(verb) to nag or pester
(adjective) obedient and shy
debris
(noun) the scattered remains; trash
gingerly
(adverb) done carefully or ... delicately
8 terms
The Cay #1
Stern
Mutiny
Pitch
Ballast
rear part of a boat
a revolt against authority
on a ship one end falls and the other rises.
heavy material to make a ship steady
Stern
rear part of a boat
Mutiny
a revolt against authority
22 terms
The Cay REGENTS Vocab Lesson #1
alabaster
aviation
disheartened
production
a whitish, translucent, workable mineral (gypsum or calcite)
the making and flying of airplanes
discouraged
making goods or providing services
alabaster
a whitish, translucent, workable mineral (gypsum or calcite)
aviation
the making and flying of airplanes
14 terms
Vocab. for The Cay, Chap. 13-17
bound
burrow
crevice
debris
(v) to tie or secure, with an item like a string or rubber band
(n) a hole in the ground made by an animal for shelter
(n) an opening; a crack
(n) bits and pieces of rubbish
bound
(v) to tie or secure, with an item like a string or rubber band
burrow
(n) a hole in the ground made by an animal for shelter
10 terms
The Cay: Words 1-10
veerboats
koenoekoe
haunches
bahss
ferry boats
the countryside
the hip of a human or animal
a young boy
veerboats
ferry boats
koenoekoe
the countryside
16 terms
The Cay Chapters 1-4
stern
mutiny
stubborn
ballast
the rear part of a ship
deliberate refusal to obey orders given by those in command,…
obstinate; difficult to deal with
any heavy material used to stabilize or steady a ship
stern
the rear part of a ship
mutiny
deliberate refusal to obey orders given by those in command,…
10 terms
The Cay Ch 4 - 7
gasping
langosta
dishearten
harass
sudden, short breathe inward in shock;... to draw in air suddenl…
A clawless lobster native to the Caribbean
to discourage; to depress
to trouble, torment; to disturb, worry; to trouble by repeate…
gasping
sudden, short breathe inward in shock;... to draw in air suddenl…
langosta
A clawless lobster native to the Caribbean
6 terms
HONORS vocab for The Cay chapt. 5-12
acronym
contempt
diligent
morale
The _____ for National Collegiate Athletic Association is NCAA.
He showed his _____ for his job as a toll collector by showin…
It was no surprise that Amanda's presentation was very impres…
When the score was 3-34 in the second quarter, _____ was low,…
acronym
The _____ for National Collegiate Athletic Association is NCAA.
contempt
He showed his _____ for his job as a toll collector by showin…
"The Cay" Ch. 1-6 Vocabulary
thrash
cay
prejudice
plunge
(verb) To toss or plunge about; in swimming, the upward and d…
(noun) a small, low island
(noun) judgment of someone or something before you know them…
a leap or dive; like into water
thrash
(verb) To toss or plunge about; in swimming, the upward and d…
cay
(noun) a small, low island
10 terms
The Cay vocab. Ch 15-18
reckoning
flailing
gingerly
idling
thinking
thrashing around
very carefully
waiting to be used
reckoning
thinking
flailing
thrashing around
The Cay Elements (characters, plot, conflict)
Phillip
Timothy
Stew Cat
Curacao
11 years old American boy who lives in Curacao with his paren…
Older, dark-skinned man who gets stranded after his ship, the…
The cook's cat; Timothy thinks he is bad luck
Island near Cuba where Phillip lived with his family. Germany…
Phillip
11 years old American boy who lives in Curacao with his paren…
Timothy
Older, dark-skinned man who gets stranded after his ship, the…
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