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Reading Vocabulary Words
advanced
mood
comfort
peculiar
to move something or someone forward
a state of feeling
to cause someone to feel less worried
not normal
advanced
to move something or someone forward
mood
a state of feeling
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#7 Vocabulary Words-Reading
mood
symbolism
onomatopoeia
simile
a particular feeling
something that represents something as a symbol
a word that represents a sound
comparing 2 things using the words like or as
mood
a particular feeling
symbolism
something that represents something as a symbol
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STAAR Reading Vocabulary Words
Setting
conflict
theme
chronological order
Where and when the story takes place
the problem in the story
the central idea or message of a work, the insight it offers…
the time order in which events happen
Setting
Where and when the story takes place
conflict
the problem in the story
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Reading Vocabulary Words
Main idea
Inference
Summary
Forshadow
what a piece of writing is mainly about
A conclusion one can draw from the presented details.
A retelling of the most important parts of what was read.
the use of clues to hint at events that will occur later in t…
Main idea
what a piece of writing is mainly about
Inference
A conclusion one can draw from the presented details.
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STAAR Reading Vocabulary words
alliteration
antagonist
author's message
claim
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
A character or force working against the main character
What the author is trying to tell the audience; author's main…
a position on an issue or problem
alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
antagonist
A character or force working against the main character
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Reading Lesson 13 Vocabulary Words
formal
legendary
foes
revolution
something that follows set traditions
something or someone who comes from legends; well known
enemies
a sudden change in the way things have been, usually politica…
formal
something that follows set traditions
legendary
something or someone who comes from legends; well known
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Reading Vocabulary Words
title
author
quotation marks
genre
the name given to a book, story, movie
the person that wrote a story or book
the type of story or book
title
the name given to a book, story, movie
author
the person that wrote a story or book
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Vocabulary about words and reading
synonyms (n)
opposites (n)
vowels (n)
spell (v)
Two words are _________ if they have the same meaning. (Examp…
Two words are _________ if they have very, very, very differe…
In English, the letters A, E, I, O and U are ______.
If you _____ a word correctly, you use the right letters in t…
synonyms (n)
Two words are _________ if they have the same meaning. (Examp…
opposites (n)
Two words are _________ if they have very, very, very differe…
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Reading Vocabulary Words
resistance
rickety
roamed
vast
force
not very strong
walked around
large amount
resistance
force
rickety
not very strong
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reading vocabulary words
Non
Non-fiction
fiction
connotations
prefix that means not-changes the meaning of the work it is i…
a story that is true - not made up - informational
not true - it is a novel/story that is made up
the meaning of the word changes according to the context it i…
Non
prefix that means not-changes the meaning of the work it is i…
Non-fiction
a story that is true - not made up - informational
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Vocabulary Words 1st Reading
splendid
achieved
vexation
insidious
magnificent; very impressive.
reach or attain
being annoyed, frustrated, or worried.
doing what you should be doing but by doing so it has harmful…
splendid
magnificent; very impressive.
achieved
reach or attain
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Vocabulary words (Reading)
Emancipate
Manacles
Manager
Mandate
to set free to lend; a hand in freely someone; to release fro…
HANDCUFF'S
a person who has the upper hand; a person who is in charge of…
an order or command placed in one's hands.
Emancipate
to set free to lend; a hand in freely someone; to release fro…
Manacles
HANDCUFF'S
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Vocabulary Lesson 2 Reading Words
analogy
classic
diction
figurative
A comparison of two different things that are similar in some…
an author or work thought to be of the highest rank
A writer's or speaker's choice of words
language that includes figures of speech such as similies
analogy
A comparison of two different things that are similar in some…
classic
an author or work thought to be of the highest rank
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Reading Words
Reliable
Multilingual
adhere
Allusion
dependable
many languages
follow rules
A casual mention.
Reliable
dependable
Multilingual
many languages
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Strategic Reading Vocabulary Words
Subdued
Seethed
Warily
Cringe
Quieted
Boiled
Suspiciously; carefully
Pull away
Subdued
Quieted
Seethed
Boiled
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Reading Words
Yellow
Fiji
Mexico
Color
yellow
Fiji
Mexico
color
Yellow
yellow
Fiji
Fiji
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Reading Words
angler
bluegill
game
intense
n. fisherman
n. 낙씨
adj. very great; very strong ... synonym. extreme... adj. having or…
angler
n. fisherman
bluegill
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Vocabulary and Reading
acumen (noun)
drastic (adjective)
entice (verb)
expertise (noun)
shrewdness; judgment; "She has business acumen."
desperate; extreme; "Don't do anything drastic when you're up…
invite; attract "This advertisement is trying to entice young…
knowledge; skill; "When it comes to budget planning, she has…
acumen (noun)
shrewdness; judgment; "She has business acumen."
drastic (adjective)
desperate; extreme; "Don't do anything drastic when you're up…
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Strategic Reading Vocabulary Words
solemnly
taken aback
unrelenting
mutely
without a smile; cheerlessly
surprised; shocked
refusing to give in
silently;wordlessly
solemnly
without a smile; cheerlessly
taken aback
surprised; shocked
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Reading-Lesson 7 Vocabulary Words
romp
strained
picturing
wheeled
lively or spirited play
to work as hard as possible; strive hard
to form a mental image of; visualize; imagine
to turn or whirl around in place
romp
lively or spirited play
strained
to work as hard as possible; strive hard
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vocabulary words reading 96.
incarcerated
affluent
avid
elicit
To put in a prison or jail
Rich, wealthy
Devoted
to bring out; to call forth
incarcerated
To put in a prison or jail
affluent
Rich, wealthy
Vocabulary Words Reading 96
Idyllic
Perilous
indigent
fallacious
charming in a rustic way; naturally peaceful
dangerous
Poor
False
Idyllic
charming in a rustic way; naturally peaceful
Perilous
dangerous
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Reading Vocabulary
penguin
daughter
son
foot
penguin
daughter
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Reading Vocabulary
barrier reef
slatted
luminous
shoal
when corals keep pace with the subsidence of a volcanic islan…
cut into thin, narrow strips of material
(adj.) emitting or reflecting light, glowing; illuminating
a shallow place in the water
barrier reef
when corals keep pace with the subsidence of a volcanic islan…
slatted
cut into thin, narrow strips of material
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Reading Lesson 30 Vocabulary Words
undoubtedly
pace
reasoned
nerve
never questioned; with no doubt or debate
a rate of movement, especially in stepping, walking, etc.:
based on sensible and logical thinking
boldness; audacity; impudence; impertinence:
undoubtedly
never questioned; with no doubt or debate
pace
a rate of movement, especially in stepping, walking, etc.:
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Reading Vocabulary
summarize
explain
inference
evaluate
To tell what a story is mostly about. To give the short versi…
To tell how; put it in my own words
To figure out what it means by using clues in the text and my…
Make judgments about what I read and explain why
summarize
To tell what a story is mostly about. To give the short versi…
explain
To tell how; put it in my own words
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Reading Vocabulary Words
elective
scowl
quiver
ferocity
an optional academic course or subject
to look angry by drawing eyebrows together and frowning
to shake with a slight, rapid movement
extreme fierceness, intensity
elective
an optional academic course or subject
scowl
to look angry by drawing eyebrows together and frowning
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Reading Vocabulary Words
Cause and Effect
Contrast
Compare
Sequence
An action (cause) that bris about a result (effect)
To show how two or more ideas or events are different.
To show how two or more ideas or events are similar.
Putting one thing are another in logical order.
Cause and Effect
An action (cause) that bris about a result (effect)
Contrast
To show how two or more ideas or events are different.
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Reading Vocabulary words
Revelation
Mortality
Allusion
Temperamental
The sudden realization of something previously unknown.
A condition of being mortal (able to die)
A statement that refers to something without directly mention…
Unpredictable behavior.
Revelation
The sudden realization of something previously unknown.
Mortality
A condition of being mortal (able to die)
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Reading Vocabulary Words
Author's Purpose
Structural Organization
Context Clues
Fiction
The reason an author writes something. Persuade, Inform, Ente…
How the author organizes the writing for understanding
Words all around the unknown word. Sentences, paragraphs
Made-up stories; characters, setting, problem, plot, solution…
Author's Purpose
The reason an author writes something. Persuade, Inform, Ente…
Structural Organization
How the author organizes the writing for understanding
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Reading Vocabulary
author's purpose
realistic fiction
character
setting
author's purpose
realistic fiction
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Words for Reading and Academic Vocabulary
herbivore
carnivore
narrate
expository text
plant eaters
meat eaters
to tell a story
texts that inform--you learn explicitly or clearly although m…
herbivore
plant eaters
carnivore
meat eaters
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Reading Vocabulary
supernatural
systematically
endure
junction
it seems magical and cannot be explained by Science
done in an organized way
"continue"
a place where two or more things join
supernatural
it seems magical and cannot be explained by Science
systematically
done in an organized way
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lesson 6 reading vocabulary words
marine
basking
stunned
intensive
living in or connected to the sea
to rest in and enjoy a pleasant warmth
to make someone or something unable to sense what is going on
complete and carried out with care
marine
living in or connected to the sea
basking
to rest in and enjoy a pleasant warmth
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Reading Vocabulary Words
central idea
theme
main idea
story elements
The most important or central thought of a text.
The underlying meaning of a text. Sometimes it is directly st…
In informational or expository writing, the most important th…
Basic parts of a story: plot, character, setting, theme, etc.
central idea
The most important or central thought of a text.
theme
The underlying meaning of a text. Sometimes it is directly st…
READING VOCABULARY WORDS
Excruciating
Endangerment
Liability
Optimistic
The use of few words to convoy much information.
The state of not being protected from injury, harm, or evil.
The state of being legally responsible for something or someo…
A feeling or belief that good things will happen.
Excruciating
The use of few words to convoy much information.
Endangerment
The state of not being protected from injury, harm, or evil.
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Reading Vocabulary Words
Antagonist
Character
Climax
Denouement
A person who struggles against or competes with another.
The individual nature of some person or thing.
The most interesting or highest point in a story.
The end or resolution to a story.
Antagonist
A person who struggles against or competes with another.
Character
The individual nature of some person or thing.
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Reading Book Vocabulary Words
elusive
abundant
majestically
collisison
always escaping
more than alot
grandly
Coming together with a sudden violent crash
elusive
always escaping
abundant
more than alot
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Vocabulary Words Reading
autobiography
folk tale
historical fiction
fable
An account of a person's life written by that person
A tale circulated by word of mouth among the common folk
A type of realistic fiction that takes place in a particular…
A brief story that leads to a moral, often using animals as c…
autobiography
An account of a person's life written by that person
folk tale
A tale circulated by word of mouth among the common folk
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reading vocabulary words
pounding
bend
reach
damage
crashing
to cause something to curve
to get as far as
harm
pounding
crashing
bend
to cause something to curve
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Reading Vocabulary Words & Terms
jeopardy
stable
scrounged
spiteful
danger
steady
to search for
malicious
jeopardy
danger
stable
steady
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Reading vocabulary words
Hair
mammals
litter
stayed
Covered with hair
Animals that give birth to live babies.
a group of baby animals born at the same time
remained in one place
Hair
Covered with hair
mammals
Animals that give birth to live babies.
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Reading Vocabulary Words
author
character
detail
dialogue
a person who writes a book
a person or animal in a story
tells you more about something
when characters talk to each other
author
a person who writes a book
character
a person or animal in a story
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Reading vocabulary words
simile
metaphor
hyperbole
alliteration
compares two things using like or as
compares two things without using like or as
exaggeration
repeating the same beginning letter
simile
compares two things using like or as
metaphor
compares two things without using like or as
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Unit 4- Reading Vocabulary words
on one's behalf
capital
peak oil
vise
representing; instead of
a large sum of money that you use to start a business, or tha…
Peak in production of oil, after which production will declin…
a device that holds things together
on one's behalf
representing; instead of
capital
a large sum of money that you use to start a business, or tha…
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vocabulary words reading
unison
stunned
deposit
mention
something done all together
daze or astonished
place in a bank account for safe keepings
say or refer to passing
unison
something done all together
stunned
daze or astonished
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Reading Lesson 8 Vocabulary Words
endangered
responsibility
conserving
regulate
threatened; for plants and animals, threatened with extinction
a duty or a job
using only what you need of something and protecting it; not…
to control something
endangered
threatened; for plants and animals, threatened with extinction
responsibility
a duty or a job
reading vocabulary words
atmosphere
decays
gradual
impact
Layers of air surrounding the earth.
rots; decomposes
Small genetic changes occur slowly within a population
an effect or result
atmosphere
Layers of air surrounding the earth.
decays
rots; decomposes
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Reading Vocabulary words
Renegades
Persistent
Mesmerized
Spewing
Person who deserts and betrays an organization, country, or s…
Refusing to give up or stop
Hypnotized; very fascinated
Spitting out; liquid spilling out
Renegades
Person who deserts and betrays an organization, country, or s…
Persistent
Refusing to give up or stop
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Reading Lesson 19 Vocabulary Words
issue
deteriorating
dependent
exception
a subject or problem that people think and talk about
worsening; ... becoming worse; falling apart
relying on others
Standing out from others; ... something that does not fit into a…
issue
a subject or problem that people think and talk about
deteriorating
worsening; ... becoming worse; falling apart
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