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Vocab 6 Loomis English
accede
brandish
comprise
deft
v. to yield to assume an office or dignity... Ant. demur balk at…
v. to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion... bran
v. to include or contain to be made up of... Ant. exclude... prise
adj. skillful nimble... Ant. clumsy awkward bungling inept
accede
v. to yield to assume an office or dignity... Ant. demur balk at…
brandish
v. to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion... bran
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Chapters 5 and 6. Alternative test. (Loomis)
Weathering is a basic part of the ____…
Mechanical weathering breaks rock into…
Which mineral is the best candidate fo…
The most important agent of chemical w…
Rock
Composition
Marble
Water
Weathering is a basic part of the ____…
Rock
Mechanical weathering breaks rock into…
Composition
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Chapters 5 and 6. Alternative test. (Loomis)
Weathering is a basic part of the ____…
Mechanical weathering breaks rock into…
Which mineral is the best candidate fo…
The most important agent of chemical w…
Rock
Composition
Marble
Water
Weathering is a basic part of the ____…
Rock
Mechanical weathering breaks rock into…
Composition
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Chapter 5/6- Weathering, Soil and Mass Movements. Running and Groundwater (Loomis)
Weathering is a basic part of the ____…
Mechanical weathering breaks rock into…
Which mineral is the least resistant t…
The most important agent of chemical w…
Rock
Smaller
Marble
Water
Weathering is a basic part of the ____…
Rock
Mechanical weathering breaks rock into…
Smaller
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Chapter 5/6- Weathering, Soil and Mass Movements. Running and Groundwater (Loomis)
Weathering is a basic part of the ____…
Mechanical weathering breaks rock into…
Which mineral is the least resistant t…
The most important agent of chemical w…
Rock
Smaller
Marble
Water
Weathering is a basic part of the ____…
Rock
Mechanical weathering breaks rock into…
Smaller
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Shurley English Chapter 6
valiant
synonym for valiant
antonym for valiant
The _____ fireman rescued the family f…
showing bravery
courageous
cowardly
valiant
valiant
showing bravery
synonym for valiant
courageous
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English Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Customs
Engagement
Retirement:
Anniversary
Traditions within a culture, usually used to describe traditi…
A promise to wed, to get married soon (usually within a year)…
The action of leaving your job because of your old age.
A date that is remembered or celebrated because a special eve…
Customs
Traditions within a culture, usually used to describe traditi…
Engagement
A promise to wed, to get married soon (usually within a year)…
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Chapter 6 Freshmen English
multi
un-
uni-
auto-
many
not
one
self
multi
many
un-
not
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Chapter 6 English Vocabulary
Auspicious
Aegis
Jaded
Atone
Favorable, promising a good outcome (Adj.)... Synonyms: Promisin…
Protection, sponsorship (Noun)... Synonyms: Guardianship
Wearied, dulled, or bored by having too much (Adj.)... Synonyms:…
Make up (for a wrong) (Verb)... Synonyms: Make amends, redeem
Auspicious
Favorable, promising a good outcome (Adj.)... Synonyms: Promisin…
Aegis
Protection, sponsorship (Noun)... Synonyms: Guardianship
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English Chapter 6
antisocial
antisocial
association
association
Unfriendly, does not enjoy company of others
Harmful or hostile to society of people
A club, society, or organization of people with the same inte…
friendship, connection
antisocial
Unfriendly, does not enjoy company of others
antisocial
Harmful or hostile to society of people
chapter 6 English
vit viv
extra
chron chrono
liber liver
life lively
outside beyond
time
free freebom
vit viv
life lively
extra
outside beyond
English: Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Martial (adj.)
Mentor (n.)
Mercurial (adj.)
Myrmidon (n.)
Pertaining to war; Warlike
Wise and trusted advisor; Tutor; Coach
1. Quick; Vivacious; Active; Lively... 2. Inconstant; Unstable;…
Obedient and unquestioning follower
Martial (adj.)
Pertaining to war; Warlike
Mentor (n.)
Wise and trusted advisor; Tutor; Coach
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English Chapter 6 Vocab
Anomalous
aspersion
Bizarre
Brusque
Feeling protective of my friend but knowing of his difficulti…
Think twice before casting ___________ on his honesty, for he…
Years from now I will look at this picture and wonder what so…
His request for a large load for an indefinite length of time…
Anomalous
Feeling protective of my friend but knowing of his difficulti…
aspersion
Think twice before casting ___________ on his honesty, for he…
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English "Of Mice and Men" Chapter 6 Vocabulary
lanced
scudded
disapprovingly
haunches
pierced with a sharp instrument
moved swiftly and smoothly
with negative judgment based upon personal standards
hip, buttocks, or upper thigh of an animal
lanced
pierced with a sharp instrument
scudded
moved swiftly and smoothly
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English Vocabulary Chapter 6
drown
perplex
romp
wanderings
to suffocate in a liquid and especially in water
to make difficult to understand
rough and noisy play
a going about from place to place
drown
to suffocate in a liquid and especially in water
perplex
to make difficult to understand
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English chapter 6
Parts of speech
Interjection
Possessive pronoun
Independent clause
1.noun... 2.pronoun... 3.verb... 4.preposition... 5.interjection... 6.conjun…
One or more words used to express mild or strong emotion
The name of a person, place or thing that owns something
Has a subject and a verb and expresses a complete thought, al…
Parts of speech
1.noun... 2.pronoun... 3.verb... 4.preposition... 5.interjection... 6.conjun…
Interjection
One or more words used to express mild or strong emotion
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English Chapter 6 Vocabulary
threshold
audible
subtle
candid
a doorsill; the entrance or beginning point
can be heard; loud enough to hear
requiring mental keenness; not open or direct; skillful; not…
fair, just; honest, frank; unposed and informal
threshold
a doorsill; the entrance or beginning point
audible
can be heard; loud enough to hear
Chapter 6 English
Diversity
Compensate
Surpass
Verify
Variety
To make a suitable payment to; pay; repay
To do better than
To prove
Diversity
Variety
Compensate
To make a suitable payment to; pay; repay
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Chapter 6 English
Aegis
Auspicious
Jaded
Atone
Protection
Favorable
Bored
To make up
Aegis
Protection
Auspicious
Favorable
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English chapter6
cherish
desultory
engulf
exhort
to value deeply, to treasure
without apparent purposeful, disconnected
to envelop entirely, inundate, devour
to urge strongly by making a appeal, criticizing or give advice
cherish
to value deeply, to treasure
desultory
without apparent purposeful, disconnected
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English Vocab Chapter 6
aegis
auspicious
jaded
atone
noun. protection, sponsorship
adj. favorable, promising a good outcome
adj. wearied, dulled, or bored by having too much
verb. make up (for a wrong)
aegis
noun. protection, sponsorship
auspicious
adj. favorable, promising a good outcome
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ENGLISH VOCAB CHAPTER 6
VOCAB ENGLISH CHAPTER 6
AGILE
ANNUAL
ECLIPSE
NOVEMBER 3, 2015
VERY SKILLFUL ... SYNONYM: NIMBLE ... EXAMPLE: GYMNAST
OCCURRING EVERY YEAR.... YEARLY... EXAMPLE: BIRTHDAY
TO MAKE SOMETHING SEEM UNIMPORTANT BY COMPARISON. (TO OUTSHIN…
VOCAB ENGLISH CHAPTER 6
NOVEMBER 3, 2015
AGILE
VERY SKILLFUL ... SYNONYM: NIMBLE ... EXAMPLE: GYMNAST
English Vocab Chapter 6
Atrophy
Collusion
Drawl
Insurgent
to waste away from lack of use... "without exercise, the muscles…
secret or illegal cooperation or conspiracy, especially in or…
to speak in a slow, lazy way with prolonged vowel sounds... "Sui…
a rebel or revolutionary... "alleged links with insurgent groups…
Atrophy
to waste away from lack of use... "without exercise, the muscles…
Collusion
secret or illegal cooperation or conspiracy, especially in or…
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English terms chapter6
Anarchy
Apprehend
Arraign
Assimilate
Total absence of government; lack of order.
To seize or to understand.
To bring before a court to face charges.
To absorb into a population.
Anarchy
Total absence of government; lack of order.
Apprehend
To seize or to understand.
Chapter 6 vocab. English
atrophy
aversion
equivocate
esoteric
To waste away
A strong dislike
to use expressions of double meaning in order to mislead
Intended for or understood by only a small group
atrophy
To waste away
aversion
A strong dislike
English 4 Chapter 6
Allegory
Parable
External Conflict
Internal Conflict
stories that operate on two different levels, literal and the…
a short story, simple tale that is based on ordinary events a…
a character or group struggling against an outside character,…
a struggle between opposing needs, responsibilities, desires…
Allegory
stories that operate on two different levels, literal and the…
Parable
a short story, simple tale that is based on ordinary events a…
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Chapter 6 Williams English Vocab
admissible
beneficial
collegue
deflate
allowable, acceptable, worthy of being permitted
helpful; useful
co-worker at a workplace; fellow worker
to let the air out of OR to reduce in value or confidence
admissible
allowable, acceptable, worthy of being permitted
beneficial
helpful; useful
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English 10 Chapter 6
diversity
compensate
surpass
verify
(n.) difference, variety; a condition of having many differen…
To make up for; to repay for services
To do better than; go beyond in achievement or quality
(v.) to establish the truth or accuracy of, confirm
diversity
(n.) difference, variety; a condition of having many differen…
compensate
To make up for; to repay for services
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ENGLISH- CHAPTER 6
adjacent (adj)
candor (n)
compassion (n)
democratic (adj)
definition- a joining; next to; lying near... synonyms- borderin…
definition- honesty; sincerity ... synonyms- frankness, truthful…
definition- the completed awareness of suffering of another…
definition- by the people; for the people... synonyms- egalitari…
adjacent (adj)
definition- a joining; next to; lying near... synonyms- borderin…
candor (n)
definition- honesty; sincerity ... synonyms- frankness, truthful…
Essential English Words Chapter 6
ADVANTAGE
CAUSE
CHOICE
COMMUNITY
n. Something that helps you.
v. To make something happen.
n. The act or possibility of picking something.
n. A group of people who live together.
ADVANTAGE
n. Something that helps you.
CAUSE
v. To make something happen.
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English 9 Chapter 6 Vocab Words
Multi-
Un-
Uni-
Auto
Many
Not
One
Self
Multi-
Many
Un-
Not
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English Vocab Chapter6
accede
brandish
comprise
deft
to yield; to assume an office or dignity
to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
to include or contain; to be made up of
skillful, nimble
accede
to yield; to assume an office or dignity
brandish
to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
10 English- Chapter 6: Pronouns
personal pronouns
Three Types of Cases
Nominative Case
Nominative Pronouns
1st person --> the one(s) speaking... 2nd person --> the one(s)…
1. Nominative... 2. Objective... 3. Possessive
a. Subjects of sentence/clause... b. Predicate Nominatives -->…
1st --> I, We... 2nd --> you... 3rd --> he, she, it, they
personal pronouns
1st person --> the one(s) speaking... 2nd person --> the one(s)…
Three Types of Cases
1. Nominative... 2. Objective... 3. Possessive
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English 9 - Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Auto-
Ex-
-Ful
Multi-
Self
Not
Full of
Many
Auto-
Self
Ex-
Not
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English 12 - Vocabulary Chapter 6
Appall
Cognizant
Commiserate
Expedient
To shock
Conscious of
To express sorrow
Self-interested
Appall
To shock
Cognizant
Conscious of
Chapter 6 Vocab. English 9-6
quart,quadr
path,pathy
ly
audi,audio
four,fourth
feeling,suffering
in a certain matter
hearing,sound
quart,quadr
four,fourth
path,pathy
feeling,suffering
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English Chapter 6 Review
Has seven lines
Has five lines
Congrats a pair of antonyms
Describes a topic using the five senses
Diamanté
Sense poem
Diamante
Sense poem
Has seven lines
Diamanté
Has five lines
Sense poem
English 4 - Chapter 6
Appall
Cognizant
Commiserate
Expedient
To shock
Conscious of
To express sorrow
Self-interested
Appall
To shock
Cognizant
Conscious of
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Essential Idioms in English- Chapter 6
to hang out
to hang up
to count on
to make friends
to spend time, usually being idle or unproductive
to place clothes on a hook or hanger; to replace the receiver…
to trust someone in time of need (also: to depend on)
to become friendly with others
to hang out
to spend time, usually being idle or unproductive
to hang up
to place clothes on a hook or hanger; to replace the receiver…
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Understanding and Using English Grammar - Chapter 6 Exercises 11
rotten
enclosures
required
approximately
...
...
rotten
enclosures
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English 9 Vocabulary Chapter 6
advise (verb)... I'd like to advise Alan…
current (adjective)... Rita keeps up with…
deprive (verb)... Issac's mother deprives…
hesitate (verb)... Rodrigo hesitated to a…
to suggest to
up-to-date
to keep from
to be undecided
advise (verb)... I'd like to advise Alan…
to suggest to
current (adjective)... Rita keeps up with…
up-to-date
English Vocab. Chapter 6-8
insulted
haphazardly
alley
conscience
act or remark meant to hurt feelings
random, not planned
narrow street or lane
sense of right or wrong
insulted
act or remark meant to hurt feelings
haphazardly
random, not planned
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English 9 Vocabulary Chapter 6
agile
annual
eclipse
exceed
able to move quickly and easily
happening every year
to put another object in shadow
to be great
agile
able to move quickly and easily
annual
happening every year
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Chapter 6 English Vocab
Abashed
Aloof
Anguish
Articulate
(adj., part.) embarrassed, ashamed, or nonplussed
(adj.) withdrawn, standing apart from others (usually as a ma…
(n.) great mental suffering, distress, or pain; (v.) to cause…
(v.) to pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to fi…
Abashed
(adj., part.) embarrassed, ashamed, or nonplussed
Aloof
(adj.) withdrawn, standing apart from others (usually as a ma…
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Medical English Chapter 6
Wheelchair
a sling
forceps
A cast
車椅子
つり包帯
ピンセット
ギブス
Wheelchair
車椅子
a sling
つり包帯
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English II Chapter 6 Voc
ann, enn
audi, audio-
cycl, cyclo-
-hood
year
hearing
circle
state of
ann, enn
year
audi, audio-
hearing
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Chapter 6 - Life in the English Colonies
apprentice
artisan
triangular trade route
Middle Passage
young person who learns a skill from a more experienced worker
skilled worker who makes things by hand
three-sided trade route between the 13 Colonies, the West Ind…
the second leg of the voyage on the triangular trade route fr…
apprentice
young person who learns a skill from a more experienced worker
artisan
skilled worker who makes things by hand
Emp English: Chapter 6 Vocaulary
refer
specific
suspect
definite
to speak briefly about someone or something
limited to just one; exact; particular
to think that something is true or likely to be true
sure; without doubt; certain
refer
to speak briefly about someone or something
specific
limited to just one; exact; particular
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English Honors 2: Chapter 6 Vocab.
Adonis (noun)
aegis (noun
amazon (noun)
ambrosial (adj.)
Very handsome young man (from Adonis, handsome youth loved by…
Shield or protection; auspices; sponsorship (from aegis, prot…
Tall, strong, bold woman (from the Amazons, mythological race…
Exceptionally pleasing to taste and or smell; extremely... delic…
Adonis (noun)
Very handsome young man (from Adonis, handsome youth loved by…
aegis (noun
Shield or protection; auspices; sponsorship (from aegis, prot…
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Chapter 6 (Life in the English Colonies)
Apprentice
Artisan
Triangular Trade Routes
Middle Passage
A young person who learns a skill from a more experienced per…
A skilled worker who makes things by hand
Three sided trade route between the 13 colonies, the West Ind…
The second leg of the triangular trade route, Africa to the W…
Apprentice
A young person who learns a skill from a more experienced per…
Artisan
A skilled worker who makes things by hand
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