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READING; A WRINKLE IN TIME FLASHCARDS
arrogant
annihilate
belligerent
deviate
exaggerating your own worth or importance
to completey destroy
hostile, ready to fight or make war
to oppose the established or common way
arrogant
exaggerating your own worth or importance
annihilate
to completey destroy
34 terms
Reading Vocab for a wrinkle in time
sadist
peril
infinite
fallible
a person who gets pleasure from the pain of others
dangerous; endanger
without end; forever
not perfect, able to make mistakes
sadist
a person who gets pleasure from the pain of others
peril
dangerous; endanger
14 terms
Reading- Vocabulary #1 A Wrinkle in Time
Formidable
Annihilate
Fallible
Extinguish
feared or dreaded
to completely destroy
imperfect, able to make mistakes
to end or put out
Formidable
feared or dreaded
Annihilate
to completely destroy
29 terms
A Wrinkle in Time vocab
inadvertent
antagonism
prodigious
corporeal
unintentional... accidental
actively expressed opposition or ... active hostility
extraordinary in bulk or size... Impressively great
relating to a physical, material body; tangible
inadvertent
unintentional... accidental
antagonism
actively expressed opposition or ... active hostility
28 terms
A Wrinkle in Time
wraithlike
prodigious
sullen
repulsive
ghostly
amazing
moody
disgusting
wraithlike
ghostly
prodigious
amazing
30 terms
A Wrinkle in Time vocab
antagonism
inadvertent
prodigious
corporeal
actively expressed opposition or hostility
unintentional or accidently
remarkably or impressively great in extent, size, or degree
relating to a physical, material body; tangible
antagonism
actively expressed opposition or hostility
inadvertent
unintentional or accidently
10 terms
A Wrinkle in Time
ephemeral
tangible
tractable
wraithlike
Lasting for a very short time
touchable; real; solid
Easy to control or influence
a ghostly figure
ephemeral
Lasting for a very short time
tangible
touchable; real; solid
29 terms
A Wrinkle in Time vocab
antagonism
inadvertent
prodigious
corporeal
actively expressed opposition or hostililty
unintentional
extraordinary in bulk or size
relating to a physical, material body; tangible
antagonism
actively expressed opposition or hostililty
inadvertent
unintentional
13 terms
A wrinkle in Time
apprehension
bravado
dilapidated
extinguish
a fear or worry about something in the future
An act or pretense of being brave
shabby and falling to pieces
To put out (as in a fire) ... put an end to
apprehension
a fear or worry about something in the future
bravado
An act or pretense of being brave
13 terms
Reading (A Wrinkle In Time) (Chapter 10-12)
Name three Major Events. (1)
Name three Major Events. (2)
Name three Major Events. (3)
Who is Meg to blame for the loss of Ch…
They tessered to Ixchel and met Aunt Beast.
Meg was frozen and Aunt Beast saved her.
Meg saved Charles Wallace from IT.
She blames her father.
Name three Major Events. (1)
They tessered to Ixchel and met Aunt Beast.
Name three Major Events. (2)
Meg was frozen and Aunt Beast saved her.
12 terms
Reading Vocab. A wrinkle in time - first quiz
Ominous
Remote
serene
somber
threatening, menacing, foretelling evil
far away, distant
calmness, well being
gloomy, sad, bleak
Ominous
threatening, menacing, foretelling evil
Remote
far away, distant
33 terms
A Wrinkle in Time Test
Fortinbras
Calvin O'Keefe
Mr. Murry
Mrs. Which
The Murry family dog
Athletic boy who befriends Meg and Charles Wallace
Character who is held prisoner on Camazotz
Stretches out her words when she speaks
Fortinbras
The Murry family dog
Calvin O'Keefe
Athletic boy who befriends Meg and Charles Wallace
20 terms
Reading - Big Quiz - A Wrinkle in Time
Out of Meg, Sandy, Denny's and charles…
True or false - Mr. Murray was not the…
Where did the Earth children meet the…
The inhabitants in Ixel are missing a…
Charles Wallace
True
In a cave on its own planet.
Eyesight
Out of Meg, Sandy, Denny's and charles…
Charles Wallace
True or false - Mr. Murray was not the…
True
16 terms
A Wrinkle in Time -- characters
Meg Murry
Charles Wallace Murry
Mr. Murry
Calvin O'Keefe
protagonist; 13 years old; good at math; hates school; often…
5 years old; genius; genetic sport; extraordinary abilities
father; physicist; disappeared while working on to-secret mis…
14 years old; captain of basketball team; genetic sport; in 1…
Meg Murry
protagonist; 13 years old; good at math; hates school; often…
Charles Wallace Murry
5 years old; genius; genetic sport; extraordinary abilities
10 terms
A Wrinkle in Time
frenzied
wraith-like
delinquent
exclusive
hurried and worried
ghostly
misbehaved youth breaking law
one and only kind/leaving out others
frenzied
hurried and worried
wraith-like
ghostly
13 terms
A Wrinkle in Time
Genre?
Setting?
Name of main character
3 attributes of Meg
Sci-Fi/Fantasy
A communist planet
Meg
Protective of little brother, unpopular, Misfit
Genre?
Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Setting?
A communist planet
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A Wrinkle in Time Vocab
Anagonistic
Assimilate
Diction
Ephemeral
Hostile, unfriendly
To absorb, understand, take in
Manner of speaking, pronunciation
Short - lived, temporary
Anagonistic
Hostile, unfriendly
Assimilate
To absorb, understand, take in
25 terms
A Wrinkle in Time - Vocab
Judicious
Decipher
Essence
Plaintively
Showing good judgment
Change a code to plain language
Quality that makes a thing what it is
Complainingly; expressing sorrow and sadness
Judicious
Showing good judgment
Decipher
Change a code to plain language
A Wrinkle in Time
antagonistic
belligerent
disillusion
serenity
hostile
agressive
disappointment from something that is not believed it to be
calm peaceful or untroubled
antagonistic
hostile
belligerent
agressive
10 terms
A Wrinkle in Time (Test)
sagely
vulnerable
abruptly
condense
In a manner that shows wisdom or experience
capable of being hurt
suddenly
to shorten or compress
sagely
In a manner that shows wisdom or experience
vulnerable
capable of being hurt
10 terms
A Wrinkle in Time Chapter 1
serenity
hurricane
preliminary
odd
Calmness, peace, quiet
A huge storm that forms over warm ocean water; with strong wi…
coming at the beginning; coming before the main event or acti…
STRANGE, UNUSUAL, LEFT OVER FROM A PAIR, NOT DIVISIBLE BY TWO…
serenity
Calmness, peace, quiet
hurricane
A huge storm that forms over warm ocean water; with strong wi…
12 terms
A Wrinkle in Time
apprehension
bravado
dilapidated
extinguish
fear or worry about something in the future
pretending to be brave, an act of being brave
shabby and falling to pieces
to put out as in a fire, put an end to
apprehension
fear or worry about something in the future
bravado
pretending to be brave, an act of being brave
59 terms
A Wrinkle in Time
Antagonistic
Assimilate
avid
dilapidated
acting or being negative
to absorb and take in
eager or enthusiastic
ruined or falling apart
Antagonistic
acting or being negative
Assimilate
to absorb and take in
30 terms
A Wrinkle in Time Vocab
Anagonistic
Assimilate
Diction
Hostile, unfriendly
To absorb, understand, take in
Manner of speaking, pronunciation
Anagonistic
Hostile, unfriendly
Assimilate
To absorb, understand, take in
10 terms
A Wrinkle in Time (7)
unsubstantial
bravado
fascination
impressionable
imaginary; without physical substance
pretending to be brave
attraction of one's attention
easily influenced
unsubstantial
imaginary; without physical substance
bravado
pretending to be brave
17 terms
A Wrinkle In Time Vocab.
tangible
disperse
dwindled
reverberated
touchable-real
scatter
become steadily less
a series of echos
tangible
touchable-real
disperse
scatter
10 terms
A Wrinkle in Time
serenity
isolate
hurricane
odd
peacefulness; calmnes
set apart by itself
a violent tropical storm with swirling winds and rain
does not fit with others; left over
serenity
peacefulness; calmnes
isolate
set apart by itself
10 terms
A Wrinkle in Time (9)
transparent
whimper
alien
impenetrable
clear; see-through
cry softly; whine
strange; foreign
cannot penetrate or pass through
transparent
clear; see-through
whimper
cry softly; whine
26 terms
A Wrinkle in Time
uncanny
vulnerable
belligerent
assimilate
(adj.) strange, mysterious, weird, beyond explanation
(adj.) open to attack; capable of being wounded or damaged; u…
combative; quarrelsome; waging war
(v.) to absorb fully or make one's own; to adopt as one's own…
uncanny
(adj.) strange, mysterious, weird, beyond explanation
vulnerable
(adj.) open to attack; capable of being wounded or damaged; u…
140 terms
A Wrinkle in Time
frenzy
scudded
delinquent
smugly
a state of wild excitement
driven swiftly by the wind
a young offender
in a self-satisfied way
frenzy
a state of wild excitement
scudded
driven swiftly by the wind
13 terms
a wrinkle in time
apprehension
bravado
dilapidated
extinguish
a fear
an act of bravery
shabby
to put out
apprehension
a fear
bravado
an act of bravery
30 terms
A Wrinkle in Time - VOCABULARY
Supine
Frivoling
Warily
Indignantly
Lying on the back
To waste time... to behave without seriousness.
cautiously, with great care
With anger caused by something felt to be unjust
Supine
Lying on the back
Frivoling
To waste time... to behave without seriousness.
10 terms
A Wrinkle in Time (10)
inverted
disintegrate
puny
corrosive
inside-out
break apart; crumble
little and weak
destructive
inverted
inside-out
disintegrate
break apart; crumble
10 terms
A Wrinkle in Time (8)
hysterical
primitive
enlightened
ominous
very emotional or excited
early stage of development
to educate; bring knowledge
threatening; showing signs of danger
hysterical
very emotional or excited
primitive
early stage of development
22 terms
A Wrinkle in Time Vocabulary
Frenzied
Scudded
Wraithlike
Crossly
madly excited
Moved swiftly and smoothly
ghostly; ghostlike
angrily
Frenzied
madly excited
Scudded
Moved swiftly and smoothly
20 terms
A wrinkle in Time vocab
Prodigious
Morass
Delinquent
Peremptory
Impressively great in size, force or extent
Something that hinders engulfs or overwhelms
one who neglects duty or disobeys laws
putting am end to all debate or action
Prodigious
Impressively great in size, force or extent
Morass
Something that hinders engulfs or overwhelms
13 terms
A Wrinkle in Time
apprehension
bravado
dilapidated
extinguish
a fear or worry about something in the future
An act or pretense of being brave
shabby and falling to pieces
To put out (as in a fire) put an end to
apprehension
a fear or worry about something in the future
bravado
An act or pretense of being brave
10 terms
A Wrinkle in Time (12)
appalling
formidable
league
fatal
frightful
hard to overcome
cooperative union
deadly
appalling
frightful
formidable
hard to overcome
10 terms
A Wrinkle in Time (11)
trepidation
tentacle
alternative
counteract
state of alarm; fear
boneless limb; feeler
another choice
act against; neutralize the effect
trepidation
state of alarm; fear
tentacle
boneless limb; feeler
36 terms
A Wrinkle In Time Vocabulary
assimilate
sulkily
dilapidated
delinquent
to really understand or learn something properly
in a way that is quietly upset or angry
in bad shape; old or run down
a young person who breaks the rules or the law
assimilate
to really understand or learn something properly
sulkily
in a way that is quietly upset or angry
30 terms
A Wrinkle In Time Vocab
annihilate
antagonistic
appalling
belligerent
to destroy completely
aggressive, opposing
causing shock or amazement
eager to argue or fight
annihilate
to destroy completely
antagonistic
aggressive, opposing
12 terms
A Wrinkle in Time: Characters
Mr. Murry
IT
Aunt Beast
the man with red eyes
Meg's father
an evil alien being; the Boss
a good alien being
a man possessed by IT
Mr. Murry
Meg's father
IT
an evil alien being; the Boss
10 terms
A Wrinkle in Time
hysterical
infuriated
pried
submit
Emotionally out of control
marked by extreme anger
force open
Yield to another's will, authority, or power; yield; surrender
hysterical
Emotionally out of control
infuriated
marked by extreme anger
16 terms
Reading: Wrinkle in Time: Characters
Meg Murry
Charles Wallace Murry
Mr. Murry
Calvin O'Keefe
Protagonist, 13 years old, very good at math
Meg's little brother, 5 years old, special abilities
Meg's father, physicist who disappeared while working on a to…
14 but in 11th grade, popular, captain of basketball team
Meg Murry
Protagonist, 13 years old, very good at math
Charles Wallace Murry
Meg's little brother, 5 years old, special abilities
25 terms
A Wrinkle in Time Vocab
antagonistic
assimilate
diction
ephemeral
hostile; unfriendly
to absorb; to understand
manner of speaking; pronounced
short-lived; temporary
antagonistic
hostile; unfriendly
assimilate
to absorb; to understand
A Wrinkle In Time
Scudded
Wraithlike
Delinquent
Smugly
Ran or moved swiftly
ghostlike
a person who behaves improperly
too pleased, self-satisfied, complacent
Scudded
Ran or moved swiftly
Wraithlike
ghostlike
A wrinkle in Time
apprehension
bravado
dilapidated
extinguish
a fear or worry about something in the future
An act or pretense of being brave
shabby and falling to pieces
To put out (as in a fire) ... put an end to
apprehension
a fear or worry about something in the future
bravado
An act or pretense of being brave
10 terms
A Wrinkle in Time Ch. 1
frenzied
dilapidated
prodigious
resentment
wildly excited or uncontrolled
falling apart or ruined; run-down
extraordinarily large or impressive
a feeling of deep and bitter anger and ill-will
frenzied
wildly excited or uncontrolled
dilapidated
falling apart or ruined; run-down
23 terms
A Wrinkle in Time Chapter 2
unceremoniously
piteous
morons
sarcastic
having or showing a lack of formality
deserving or inciting pity
people who are stupid or foolish
mocking, derisive, taunting, and stinging
unceremoniously
having or showing a lack of formality
piteous
deserving or inciting pity
17 terms
A wrinkle In Time
assimilate
belligerent
supine
liniment
to take in and understand
eager to fight; hostile
lying on your back
lotion made of oil
assimilate
to take in and understand
belligerent
eager to fight; hostile
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