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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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…
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English 6 The Cay Vocabulary
Refinery
Black Out
Navigate
Schooner
an industrial plant for purifying a crude substance
the extinguishing of light
to plan, record, and control course and position of ship or a…
A fore and aft rigged sailing vessel
Refinery
an industrial plant for purifying a crude substance
Black Out
the extinguishing of light
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English Vocabulary Test (The Cay)
cay
dialect
Refinery
Treacherous
A small island or reef
A form of language spoken I'm a particular region that may co…
A place where natural substances are purified such as oil or…
extremely dangerous, unstable
cay
A small island or reef
dialect
A form of language spoken I'm a particular region that may co…
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The cay final English vocabulary
Galleons
Papayas
Leeward
Torpedo
N. Large sailing ships used between the 1400s and the early 1…
N. Large yellow melon- like fruit
Adj. facing the Direction in which the wind is blowing
N. Missile launched from a submarine or other warship
Galleons
N. Large sailing ships used between the 1400s and the early 1…
Papayas
N. Large yellow melon- like fruit
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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…
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Period 5 English (The Cay) vocabulary
vague
veil
calico
erect
not clear or uncertain
piece of cloth that hides what is behind
color of a coat of fur or color pattern
position upright
vague
not clear or uncertain
veil
piece of cloth that hides what is behind
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ELA vocabulary (Swedish and English)
write
read
understand
identify
skriva
läsa
förstå
identifiera
write
skriva
read
läsa
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English vocabulary the cay 9-13
Burst
Crevice
Harsh
Jagged
Explode (verb)
Narrow opening;a crack (noun)
Ungentle;stern;severe
Having a ragged surface;pointy (adj)
Burst
Explode (verb)
Crevice
Narrow opening;a crack (noun)
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STAAR English ELA Vocabulary
Characteristic
Cited
Dialogue
Evidence
a distinguishing quality, a prominent aspect of something
mentioned in reference to legal sources that support a propos…
a literary composition in the form of a conversation between…
Supporting materials used to prove or disprove something such…
Characteristic
a distinguishing quality, a prominent aspect of something
Cited
mentioned in reference to legal sources that support a propos…
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English 'The Cay' Vocabulary Words Chapters 1-6
U-boat
Schooner
Tanker
Refinery
A German Submarine
A sailing ship with two or more masts
A ship designed for build shipment of liquids
A place in which substance is cleaned such as oil
U-boat
A German Submarine
Schooner
A sailing ship with two or more masts
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Honors English "The Cay" Vocabulary Lesson 1 & 2
crude
galleon
schooner
appeal
not refined or processed
large square rigged sailing ship w/ 3 or more mast
sailing vessel used in former times
request earnestly; ask for aid or protection
crude
not refined or processed
galleon
large square rigged sailing ship w/ 3 or more mast
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English-The cay chapters 1-9 vocabulary words
Pontoon
Mutiny
Dishearten
Quiver
A flat-bottomed boat or hollow metal cylinder used with other…
An open rebellion against the proper authorities, especially…
To shake or destroy the courage or resolution of; dispirit. v…
Tremble or shake with a slight rapid motion. verb
Pontoon
A flat-bottomed boat or hollow metal cylinder used with other…
Mutiny
An open rebellion against the proper authorities, especially…
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English The Cay Vocabulary Words (AlexanduhHi)
refinery (noun)
veerboats (noun)
aviation (noun)
schooner (noun)
an industrial installation where a substance is refined (Phil…
small boats that are pushed and guided by the wind (The men r…
the flying or operating of aircraft (The boy decided to study…
a sailing ship with two or more masts, typically with the for…
refinery (noun)
an industrial installation where a substance is refined (Phil…
veerboats (noun)
small boats that are pushed and guided by the wind (The men r…
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English ELA Vocabulary
Cite
Inference
Plot
Anecdote
To quote directly or indirectly from a text.
Drawing a conclusion on the basis of circumstantial evidence.
The storyline of a narrative
Hey short account of a particular incident or event.
Cite
To quote directly or indirectly from a text.
Inference
Drawing a conclusion on the basis of circumstantial evidence.
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Vocabulary English aka ELA
Adjacent
Alight
Barren
Disrupt
Next to
Step down from
Not productive
To break up
Adjacent
Next to
Alight
Step down from
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ELA ENGLISH VOCABULARY #1
Amiably
Extricate
Fate
Outskirts
In a friendly, pleasant way
To free from a difficult or tangled situation
The force which supposedly determines what and how events occ…
The edges or outlying areas of a city or town
Amiably
In a friendly, pleasant way
Extricate
To free from a difficult or tangled situation
ELA English Vocabulary pt1
Antecedent
Consensus
Decimate
Exorbitant
noun/adjective- going before in time
noun- agreement, especially in opinion
verb-to destroy or kill a large portion of something
adjective-going beyond what is reasonable and proper
Antecedent
noun/adjective- going before in time
Consensus
noun- agreement, especially in opinion
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Plot and setting vocabulary English ELA
Plot
Conflict
Internal conflict
External conflict
The series of events in a story; answers the question what ha…
A struggle
A conflict be inside a character
Outside a character
Plot
The series of events in a story; answers the question what ha…
Conflict
A struggle
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CAI English Final Study Guide Vocabulary Cards Units 7-12
Adieu
Advent
Apex
Assimilate
(int.) "Farewell!"; (n.) a farewell
(n.) an arrival; a coming into place or view
(n.) the highest point, tip
(v.) to absorb fully; to adopt as one's own; to adapt fully
Adieu
(int.) "Farewell!"; (n.) a farewell
Advent
(n.) an arrival; a coming into place or view
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English-ELA Vocabulary (15 Verbs)
Clarify
Contrast
Develop
Dispute
To make (an idea, statement) clear.
To compare in order to show a difference.
To increase the complexity or quality of; to bring into being…
To engage in argument or debate.
Clarify
To make (an idea, statement) clear.
Contrast
To compare in order to show a difference.
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ELA Vocabulary(2) Arabic vs English
Author's Purpose
Prose
Fiction
Non-Fiction
الغرض البلاغ
النثر
لخيال
غير الخيالية
Author's Purpose
الغرض البلاغ
Prose
النثر
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ELA Vocabulary(3) Arabic vs English
الغرض البلاغ
النثر
لخيال
غير الخيالية
يكتب صاحب البلاغ والسبب أما: إعلام، وإقناع أو للترفيه
جميع أشكال الكتابة ليست مكتوبة في الآية (الشعر)
النثر يحتوي على أحداث وهمية و/أو العناصر. نوعين أساسيين من ال…
النثر مكتوبة حول أماكن حقيقية والناس، و/أو الأحداث. المعلومات…
الغرض البلاغ
يكتب صاحب البلاغ والسبب أما: إعلام، وإقناع أو للترفيه
النثر
جميع أشكال الكتابة ليست مكتوبة في الآية (الشعر)
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ELA - Unit 1, Week 2 - Shiloh Vocabulary (English)
injury
couple
mournful
sympathy
damage done to a person or thing
two or a small number
full of sadness
understanding another person's feelings
injury
damage done to a person or thing
couple
two or a small number
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Ela Vocabulary Pre-AP English I (1st Semester)
Diverge
Barren
Blighted
Infalliable
To separate from another route, especially a main one, and go…
Too poor to produce much of any vegetation; bleak or lifeless
Infected, spoiled, harmed, destroyed
Incapable of making mistakes or being wrong
Diverge
To separate from another route, especially a main one, and go…
Barren
Too poor to produce much of any vegetation; bleak or lifeless
30 terms
Tyler 7th Grade English Vocabulary ELA Unit I and II
clarify
contrast
develop
dispute
to make (an idea, statement) clear
to compare in order to sow a difference
to increase the complexity or quality of; to bring into being…
to engage in argument or debate
clarify
to make (an idea, statement) clear
contrast
to compare in order to sow a difference
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English Vocabulary October (Ms. E-F's ELA 7)
benefactor
benediction
beneficial
benevolent
someone who gives money, time, etc. to a cause or group
a blessing
helpful
kind, person who wants to help
benefactor
someone who gives money, time, etc. to a cause or group
benediction
a blessing
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Ninivaggi Gr.8 The Cage Vocabulary [ Hernandez English ELA ]
ashen
compassion
obstinate
morale
pale gray color; pale from shock, fear or illness
sympathy, pity, and concern for the sufferings of misfortunes…
stubborn; inflexible; refuse to change one's opinion or cours…
the confidence, enthusiasm, and discipline of a person or group
ashen
pale gray color; pale from shock, fear or illness
compassion
sympathy, pity, and concern for the sufferings of misfortunes…
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ELA
analyze
argue
compare
contrast
to look at something carefully by attention to its parts
debate
Show how things are similar or different
Find differences
analyze
to look at something carefully by attention to its parts
argue
debate
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ELA Vocabulary 7th Grade
protagonist
antagonist
characterization
dynamic
the main character of a story who is usually considered the g…
the character who creates a problem for the main character, u…
who a character is, how they act, what they believe, etc. Wha…
a character that undergoes/experiences a change
protagonist
the main character of a story who is usually considered the g…
antagonist
the character who creates a problem for the main character, u…
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ELA - Lesson 2 - Vocabulary - (p. 11)
brazen
foster
impugn
obsolescence
(adj.) shameless, impudent; made of brass; rudely bold; impud…
(v.) to bring up, give care to; to promote, encourage; (adj.)…
(v.) to call into question; to attack as false; to cast doubt…
the state of being no longer useful or in fashion; situation…
brazen
(adj.) shameless, impudent; made of brass; rudely bold; impud…
foster
(v.) to bring up, give care to; to promote, encourage; (adj.)…
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ELA - Lesson 1 - Vocabulary - (p. 5)
appall
blase'
feint
integral
to fill with horror or amazement; to shock
uninterested; unexcited... (adj.) indifferent, bored as a result…
to pretend in order to deceive an opponent or divert attentio…
necessary to form a whole... (adj.) necessary for completeness (…
appall
to fill with horror or amazement; to shock
blase'
uninterested; unexcited... (adj.) indifferent, bored as a result…
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ELA - "Eleven/Once" - Vocabulary - (pp. 328-333)
underneath
coatroom
sweater
stupid
below, beneath
a closet to hang up coats
(noun) pullover; a crocheted or knitted garment covering the…
clever; dumb;
underneath
below, beneath
coatroom
a closet to hang up coats
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Common Core ELA Vocabulary Terms
gist
plot
theme
conflict
The main or central idea; what the selection is mostly about.
The series of related events that make up a story.
The main message, lesson or statement about life in the story.
The problem or problems characters face in a literary work.
gist
The main or central idea; what the selection is mostly about.
plot
The series of related events that make up a story.
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Book Thief part 7 vocab
clamor
feign
hapless
intuition
(v.) to make noise
(v.) to pretend
(adj.) unfortunate; having bad luck
(n.) a person's instinct; a feeling that guides a person to a…
clamor
(v.) to make noise
feign
(v.) to pretend
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7th Grade ELA Literary Terms TVMS
alliteration
antagonist
author's purpose
climax
when two or more words in a group of words begin with the sam…
(the bad guy) the opponent or enemy of the main character or…
why it was written; ... 1. INFORM the reader by teaching about s…
the point in the writing at which the reader is experiencing…
alliteration
when two or more words in a group of words begin with the sam…
antagonist
(the bad guy) the opponent or enemy of the main character or…
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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
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8th Grade ELA Study Guide
Short story
Climax
Characterization
Protagonist
shorter fiction narrative and more limited in complexity than…
Point when the tension is at its highest point
process used by an author to tell readers about a character
the main character
Short story
shorter fiction narrative and more limited in complexity than…
Climax
Point when the tension is at its highest point
10 terms
ELA SIP Vocab.
Paraphrase
Analogy
Metaphor
Simile
restate the text in your own words; shortened version
a similarity between like features of two things on which a c…
comparing two unlike things without the use of like or as
comparing two unlike things using like or as
Paraphrase
restate the text in your own words; shortened version
Analogy
a similarity between like features of two things on which a c…
10 terms
ELA 1-2 Lesson 6
daub
gaff
affiliate
debonair
to paint coarsely or unskillfully
a large hook
an associate, partner
carefree, self-confident in manner; elegant, gracious
daub
to paint coarsely or unskillfully
gaff
a large hook
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ELA 1-2 Lesson 5
catalyst
antiquated
cavort
begrudge
a person, thing, or agent that speeds up or stimulated a resu…
no longer used or useful; very old
to leap about in a lively manner; romp
to resent another's success; to give with reluctance
catalyst
a person, thing, or agent that speeds up or stimulated a resu…
antiquated
no longer used or useful; very old
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ELA - "The Gold Cadillac" - Vocabulary Words (pp. 339-349)
unison
segregation
caravan
evident
(n.) a sounding together; agreement or accord; in one voice
(n.) Separation of people based on racial, ethnic, or other d…
a group of traders that travel together
(adj.) easily seen or understood; obvious
unison
(n.) a sounding together; agreement or accord; in one voice
segregation
(n.) Separation of people based on racial, ethnic, or other d…
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The Book Thief Vocab: part 4
bemused (verb)
capitulate (verb)
dubious (adj)
emaciated (adj)
confused; lost in thought; preoccupied
to surrender
doubtful
unnaturally thin
bemused (verb)
confused; lost in thought; preoccupied
capitulate (verb)
to surrender
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ELA 8 Roots Week #1
aero
agr
bio
ceive
air
field
life
take; receive
aero
air
agr
field
10 terms
Call of the Wild Chapters 1 and 2
deft
calamity
dormant
primitive
(adj.) skillful, nimble
disaster; misery
(adj) asleep, inactive, on a break
Simple; not sophisticated... relating to, denoting, or preservin…
deft
(adj.) skillful, nimble
calamity
disaster; misery
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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…
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