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57 terms
Intensive Reading
adhere
aloof
ambiguous
analyze
1. (n.) to stick to something (We adhered the poster to the w…
not friendly or forthcoming;cool and distant
Open to more than one interpretation
examine in detail
adhere
1. (n.) to stick to something (We adhered the poster to the w…
aloof
not friendly or forthcoming;cool and distant
100 terms
Intensive Reading Exam for Vocabulary
abhor
bigot
counterfeit
enfranchise
(v.) to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
(n.) an intolerant, prejudiced, or biased person
Fake; false
grant freedom to
abhor
(v.) to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
bigot
(n.) an intolerant, prejudiced, or biased person
10 terms
Intensive Reading--Week 2
abhor
bigot
counterfeit
enfranchise
(v.) to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
(n.) an intolerant, prejudiced, or biased person
Fake; false
grant freedom to
abhor
(v.) to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
bigot
(n.) an intolerant, prejudiced, or biased person
15 terms
Intensive Reading Set 1
Beneficial
Traditional
Nutrient
Comparable
having a good effect
having to do with the handing down of beliefs, statements and…
to provide with those things necessary for life
similar
Beneficial
having a good effect
Traditional
having to do with the handing down of beliefs, statements and…
10 terms
intensive reading
abstract
alleviate
ambiguous
chronic
theoretical/not concreate
relieve/make easier to endure
not clearly defined
lasting or long time/constant
abstract
theoretical/not concreate
alleviate
relieve/make easier to endure
8 terms
intensive reading
drama
poetry
science fiction
fantasy
a drama tells a story through the actions and dialogue of cha…
uses carefully chosen language, figures of speech, and poetic…
uses science or technology to create an extraordinary but bel…
tells about characters and events that could not exist in rea…
drama
a drama tells a story through the actions and dialogue of cha…
poetry
uses carefully chosen language, figures of speech, and poetic…
28 terms
Intensive Reading 2
relief
economy
ist (word stem)
counterparts
Aid for the needy
the wealth and resources related to making and using.
person who studies
A person or thing similar to another
relief
Aid for the needy
economy
the wealth and resources related to making and using.
15 terms
Intensive Reading Vocabulary
explicit
implicit
infer
analyze
obvious
implied, not expressly stated
to draw a conclusion, using clues and reasoning
to examine carefully and in detail
explicit
obvious
implicit
implied, not expressly stated
7 terms
Intensive reading
Disciplined
Contemplate
Designate
Implement
To carefully control ones behavior (paycheck)
To think about carefully (chess)
To point out or show (signs)
To put into action (evacuation)
Disciplined
To carefully control ones behavior (paycheck)
Contemplate
To think about carefully (chess)
15 terms
Intensive reading
Adage
Wry
Temporal
Regale
An old saying that has come to be accepted as true; a proverb
1. Turned or bent to one side in disaste or humor ... 2. Amusin…
Relating to the everyday world as opposed to that which is sp…
To entertain or delight
Adage
An old saying that has come to be accepted as true; a proverb
Wry
1. Turned or bent to one side in disaste or humor ... 2. Amusin…
15 terms
Intensive Reading
Conclusion
Refine
Prior Knowledge
Objective
When the writer or author sums up his argument or thoughts an…
When you are able to clearly identify and/or write about what…
A combination of attitudes, experiences, and information that…
Information written or read that is based on facts rather tha…
Conclusion
When the writer or author sums up his argument or thoughts an…
Refine
When you are able to clearly identify and/or write about what…
14 terms
Intensive reading
Autumal
Scarlet
Shimmering
Agate
The season between summer .
Very bright red
To shine with a unsteady light .
A colored striped stone
Autumal
The season between summer .
Scarlet
Very bright red
20 terms
Intensive REading
adversary
alienate
artifice
coerce
an enemy--opponent
to turn away to make indifferent
a skillful or ingenious device
to compel or force
adversary
an enemy--opponent
alienate
to turn away to make indifferent
8 terms
intensive reading
conviction
momentous
contend
profound
strong belief
very important
to argue
filled with deep meaning
conviction
strong belief
momentous
very important
10 terms
Intensive reading
Chattel
Aloof
Cerebral
Austere
Moveable peasonal property, items owned
Disinterested, indifferent, distanced
Relating, to brain using intellect not instinct
Serious, strict, self-diciplined, somber
Chattel
Moveable peasonal property, items owned
Aloof
Disinterested, indifferent, distanced
9 terms
intensive reading
compile
diaquiet
evaluate
interact
to put together
disturb person's peace
examine, judge carefully
talk, work with others
compile
to put together
diaquiet
disturb person's peace
17 terms
Intensive reading
Techniques
Capture
Servitude
Amiable
Scientific activites / artistwork
To take or seize by force
Slavery or bondage.
Friendly ; good nature
Techniques
Scientific activites / artistwork
Capture
To take or seize by force
9 terms
Intensive reading
Vocabulary
Symbol
Bravery
Pride
...
Something that represents something else
Having no fear
Self-respect
Vocabulary
...
Symbol
Something that represents something else
25 terms
intensive reading
Aspire
Bilateral
Candor
Defraud
to strive for a goal; to want or desire something
having two sides
Honesty or straightforwardness, being honest
to cheat; to gain something dishonestly, deception
Aspire
to strive for a goal; to want or desire something
Bilateral
having two sides
intensive reading
crescendo
abyss
retract
disillusioned
a sound that gets louder and louder
a hole or space so big and deep that is seems bottomless
pull back or in
you realize that something or someone is not as good as you t…
crescendo
a sound that gets louder and louder
abyss
a hole or space so big and deep that is seems bottomless
21 terms
Intensive Reading
eternal
infamy
liberated
compassion
lasting or existing forever; without end or beginning
the state of being well known for some bad quality or deed
being free from imprisonment or traditional roles
deep awareness of suffering
eternal
lasting or existing forever; without end or beginning
infamy
the state of being well known for some bad quality or deed
23 terms
intensive Reading
duc, duct
ab-
con
de
lead
away , from
with , together
down , off
duc, duct
lead
ab-
away , from
20 terms
Intensive Reading
Textual evidence
Cite
Analyze
Argument
evidence from a text (fiction or nonfiction) that you can use…
tells the reader where the information came from. In your wri…
a process of looking at something by breaking it into parts f…
when an author tries to convince other of his or her opinion
Textual evidence
evidence from a text (fiction or nonfiction) that you can use…
Cite
tells the reader where the information came from. In your wri…
8 terms
intensive reading
clever
jujdment
marry
obey
...
...
...
...
clever
...
jujdment
...
10 terms
Intensive reading
Abbreviate
Abstinence
Adulation
Adversity
Shorten, abridge
Act of refraining from
High praise
Misfortune
Abbreviate
Shorten, abridge
Abstinence
Act of refraining from
8 terms
Intensive reading
Non Fiction
Fiction
Mystery
Biography
Is factual writing about real - life subjects.
Is writing that an author makes up from his or her imagination.
Is a story based on a puzzling crime.
Is an account of a person's life written by someone else.
Non Fiction
Is factual writing about real - life subjects.
Fiction
Is writing that an author makes up from his or her imagination.
34 terms
Intensive Reading
calm
brush
firmly
perfectly
穏やかな... 静かな
(人が)(物)にブラシをかける... を磨く
堅く... しっかりと
まったく... ひどく... 完璧に 申し分なく
calm
穏やかな... 静かな
brush
(人が)(物)にブラシをかける... を磨く
10 terms
Intensive Reading #
Berate
Conventional
Endorse
Gustatory
scold; criticize
usual; customary; common
give support or approval to
concerned with the sense of taste
Berate
scold; criticize
Conventional
usual; customary; common
20 terms
Intensive REading
altruistic
assent
benefactor
chivalrous
unselfish
to express agreement
one who does good to others
marked by honor
altruistic
unselfish
assent
to express agreement
15 terms
intensive reading
addict
aspire
bias
blatant
A person who is a very enthusiastic fan
To have a strong desire to get or do something; To seek
A preference that prevents one from being impartial
very obvious in an offensive or shameless way
addict
A person who is a very enthusiastic fan
aspire
To have a strong desire to get or do something; To seek
20 terms
Intensive REading
affiliated
ascertain
attainment
bequeath
associated or connected
to find out
an accomplishment
to give or pass on as an inheritance
affiliated
associated or connected
ascertain
to find out
9 terms
Intensive reading
Protagonist
Antagonist
Plot
Exposition
Main character of the story
Is the force in opposition of the protagonist
Is the literary element that describres the structure of the…
Introduction characters, setting, conflict problem are introd…
Protagonist
Main character of the story
Antagonist
Is the force in opposition of the protagonist
8 terms
Intensive reading
Angry
Change
Curious
Immigrant
When you are angry you are mad at someone
A change is something new or different
Wanteing to know more about something
A person who come to live in a new country
Angry
When you are angry you are mad at someone
Change
A change is something new or different
20 terms
Intensive Reading
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
to corrupt or make worse
able to use both hands
to make larger increase
deprived of
adulterate
to corrupt or make worse
ambidextrous
able to use both hands
48 terms
Intensive Reading
Alien
Alien
Ambush
Ambush
strikingly unusual or strange in effect or appearance; of for…
different, not belonging, not native to an area
to attack unexpectedly from a concealed position
to enter forcefully like an enemy; go into with hostile intent
Alien
strikingly unusual or strange in effect or appearance; of for…
Alien
different, not belonging, not native to an area
60 terms
Intensive Reading Final Vocabulary
placate
ratiocinate
tedious
tome
appease
to think
boring
a book
placate
appease
ratiocinate
to think
41 terms
Intensive Reading Vocabulary
GRIPE
INCOGNITO
MISERLY
OMNIPOTENT
To express a complaint or grumble about something, especially…
Describes a person or action where someone's true identity is…
Someone who is not generous and hates spending money. It can…
Someone who has unlimited power and are able to do anything.
GRIPE
To express a complaint or grumble about something, especially…
INCOGNITO
Describes a person or action where someone's true identity is…
20 terms
Intense reading
Adage
Bonanza
Churlish
Citadel
A proverb, wise saying, philosophal quotes
Something very valuable, profitable, or rewarding, a source o…
Lacking politenss or good manners, difficult to work with or…
A fortress that overlooks and protects a city, any strong or…
Adage
A proverb, wise saying, philosophal quotes
Bonanza
Something very valuable, profitable, or rewarding, a source o…
66 terms
Intensive Reading 3
arbitrary
petty
regard
conduct
(adj.) unreasonable; based on one's wishes or whims without r…
(adj.) unimportant, trivial; narrow-minded; secondary in rank…
to care or think about something in a specific way
1.V-T When you ~ an activity or task, you organize it and do…
arbitrary
(adj.) unreasonable; based on one's wishes or whims without r…
petty
(adj.) unimportant, trivial; narrow-minded; secondary in rank…
80 terms
Intensive Reading 2
feasible
hazard
pollute
odor
(adj.) possible, able to be done
(n.) risk, peril; (v.) to expose to danger or harm; to gamble
waste matter that contaminates the water or air or soil... to ma…
a smell, especially an unpleasant one
feasible
(adj.) possible, able to be done
hazard
(n.) risk, peril; (v.) to expose to danger or harm; to gamble
53 terms
Intensive Reading 1
remedy
voyage
gale
dissuade
a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain
N-COUNT A ~ is a long journey on a ship or in a spacecraft.
windstorm; gust of wind; emotional outburst (laughters, tears…
(v.) to persuade someone not to do something (Worried that he…
remedy
a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain
voyage
N-COUNT A ~ is a long journey on a ship or in a spacecraft.
8 terms
Intensive Reading Water Resource
arrive
electricity
flow
generate
to reach a place
a form of energy
to move freely
to make something
arrive
to reach a place
electricity
a form of energy
8 terms
Intensive Reading 8thh period
strange
ordinary
leave
immigrant
not familiar
plain, not special
to go away
a person who comes to live in anew country
strange
not familiar
ordinary
plain, not special
20 terms
February intensive reading vocab
RIGID
CEASE
TURBULENT
RESILIENT
not bending or flexible
stopped
wild; stormy; disorderly
bouncing/springing back to original form
RIGID
not bending or flexible
CEASE
stopped
15 terms
Intense reading
Abhor
Ambivalent
Benevolent
Diabolical
To hate intensely
Simultaneously feelings ; mixed feelings
Well-meaning ; generous
Devilish
Abhor
To hate intensely
Ambivalent
Simultaneously feelings ; mixed feelings
20 terms
March intensive reading vocab
SPELUNKING
ADVENTURERS
MOTIVATION
DANK
exploring caves
people who do unusual or exciting things
something that makes a person act; desire or drive
unpleasantly cold and wet
SPELUNKING
exploring caves
ADVENTURERS
people who do unusual or exciting things
15 terms
Intensive Reading - Transportation - Reading 1
albeit
bulky
capsize
cargo
(conj) although
(adj) huge, massive, colossal
(v) to overturn, to sink
(n) freight, goods in transit
albeit
(conj) although
bulky
(adj) huge, massive, colossal
15 terms
Intensive Reading - Transportation - Reading 2
accommodation
advocate
commute
congestion
(n) housing, room
(v) to support, encourage
(v) to travel
(n) jamming, overcrowding, clogging
accommodation
(n) housing, room
advocate
(v) to support, encourage
10 terms
Intensive Reading - Environment - Passage 7
ancestor
drought
famine
hemisphere
(n) predecessor, forefather
(n) a prolonged shortage of rainfall
(n) a severe shortage of food resulting in violent hunger and…
(n) half of the terrestrial globe
ancestor
(n) predecessor, forefather
drought
(n) a prolonged shortage of rainfall
20 terms
Intensive Reading - Environment - Passage 4
alga
alternative
arable
battery
(n) a kind of seaweed
(n) replacement, substitution, option
(adj) fit for cultivation and plowing
(n) series, set, array
alga
(n) a kind of seaweed
alternative
(n) replacement, substitution, option
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