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Chapter 8- Reading 4
adversary
assertion
atrocities
expenditure
(n.) an enemy or opponent
(n.) a statement... a declaration or statement
(n.) horrible acts against innocent people... Horrible acts comm…
(n.) an amount of money spent.... An amount of money spent.
adversary
(n.) an enemy or opponent
assertion
(n.) a statement... a declaration or statement
10 terms
Chapter 8 Reading Vocabulary
Affable
Apocryphal
Desultory
Garbled
friendly
not true
random
distorted
Affable
friendly
Apocryphal
not true
10 terms
Reading 4 Chapter 8 vocabulary
attest (v)
attribute (n)
discern (v)
dispatch (v)
to declare to be true; testify
a characteristic; a quality or feature of a person or thing
to see clearly; to recognize to detect
to send
attest (v)
to declare to be true; testify
attribute (n)
a characteristic; a quality or feature of a person or thing
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Reading chapter 8 vocabulary
advise
effect
enormous
genes
give good information in order to help people
result
very large
factors that control human traits
advise
give good information in order to help people
effect
result
10 terms
chapter 8 reading vocabulary
affable
apocryphal
desultory
garbled
friendly, good-natured
fictitious,imaginary
random,indiscriminate
distorted,deformed
affable
friendly, good-natured
apocryphal
fictitious,imaginary
10 terms
Chapter 8 Reading Vocabulary
Affable
apocryphal
Desultory
Garbled
Good-natured
fictitous
Messy
distorted
Affable
Good-natured
apocryphal
fictitous
10 terms
Reading Vocabulary Chapter 8
Affable
apocryphal
desultory
garbled
Good nature
Fictitious
Random
disorted
Affable
Good nature
apocryphal
Fictitious
10 terms
Reading Vocabulary Chapter-8
Affable
appocryphal
Desultory
Garbled
Good-Nature... Kind
Fictitious, create
Random
Distorted
Affable
Good-Nature... Kind
appocryphal
Fictitious, create
10 terms
Chapter 8 reading vocabulary
affable
apocryphal
desultory
garbled
good-nature
ficticious
random
disorted
affable
good-nature
apocryphal
ficticious
Chapter 8 Reading Vocabulary
Affable
apocryphal
desultory
garbled
good-natured.
fictitious; something made up.
random.
distorted.
Affable
good-natured.
apocryphal
fictitious; something made up.
READING Chapter 8
before, during, after
concepts of print
guided reading
language experience approach
In literacy instruction refers to strategies used before, dur…
understanding the basic features of a book, and the differenc…
a form of literacy instruction in which homogenous groups of…
the student tells the story while the teacher transcribes it
before, during, after
In literacy instruction refers to strategies used before, dur…
concepts of print
understanding the basic features of a book, and the differenc…
11 terms
Real Reading 3, Chapter 8
catch up on
excerpt
facility
gossip
to spend extra time doing something because you have not done…
a small part of a longer written work (noun)
something (such as a building or large piece of equipment) th…
information about the behavior and personal lives of other pe…
catch up on
to spend extra time doing something because you have not done…
excerpt
a small part of a longer written work (noun)
9 terms
Real Reading 1: Chapter 8 Vocabulary
humorous
interpreter
introduction
make fun of
(adj.) very funny
(n.) someone who changes spoken words from one language into…
(n.) a written or spoken explanation at the beginning of a bo…
(v.) to joke about someone or something, usually in a mean way
humorous
(adj.) very funny
interpreter
(n.) someone who changes spoken words from one language into…
9 terms
Real Reading 1: Chapter 8 Vocabulary
humorous
interpreter
introduction
make fun of
(adj) very funny
(noun) someone who changes spoken words from one language int…
(noun) a written or spoken explanation at the beginning of a…
(verb) to joke about someone or something, usually in a mean…
humorous
(adj) very funny
interpreter
(noun) someone who changes spoken words from one language int…
9 terms
Real Reading 1: Chapter 8 Vocabulary
humorous
interpreter
introduction
make fun of
(adj.) very funny
(n.) someone who changes spoken words from one language into…
(n.) a written or spoken explanation at the beginning of a bo…
(v.) to joke about someone or something, usually in a mean way
humorous
(adj.) very funny
interpreter
(n.) someone who changes spoken words from one language into…
10 terms
C1 Reading & Vocabulary: Chapter 8 Reading 3
ride out the storm
as bad as it gets
on the verge of
frantically
idiom: wait for something to get better; endure something
phrase: the worst
phrase: just about to happen
adv: with great agitation and worry
ride out the storm
idiom: wait for something to get better; endure something
as bad as it gets
phrase: the worst
13 terms
Chapter 8: Reading Fluency
automated reading
automaticity
choral readng
cross-age reading
a reading approach in which students listen individually to a…
the automatic, almost subconscious recognition and understand…
oral reading, often of poetry, that makes use of various voic…
a routine for fluency development that pairs upper-grade read…
automated reading
a reading approach in which students listen individually to a…
automaticity
the automatic, almost subconscious recognition and understand…
12 terms
C1 Reading & Vocabulary: Chapter 8 Reading 2
cooperative
trust
trustworthy
scavenge
adj: working together; supportive
n: confidence; faith
adj: deserving trust; reliable
v: search for food to eat; be nomadic
cooperative
adj: working together; supportive
trust
n: confidence; faith
38 terms
ESOL 070 Chapter 8 Reading Vocabulary
addicted (adj.)
adulthood (n.)
adult (n.)
advantage (n.)
liking something so much that you do not want to stop doing i…
the time when you are an adult
a fully-grown person, or one who is considered to be legally…
something that helps you to be more successful than others
addicted (adj.)
liking something so much that you do not want to stop doing i…
adulthood (n.)
the time when you are an adult
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Chapter 8 Reading -Groundwork for College Reading
react
resolve
avoid
pity
to behave or change in a particular way when something happens
to make a definite and serious decision to do something
to stay away from (someone or something)
a strong feeling of sadness or sympathy for someone or someth…
react
to behave or change in a particular way when something happens
resolve
to make a definite and serious decision to do something
11 terms
C1 Reading & Vocabulary: Chapter 8 Reading 1
some
estimate
site
domesticate
adj: approximately
v: guess; try to value
n: location; place of activity
v: train a wild animal to obey; tame
some
adj: approximately
estimate
v: guess; try to value
11 terms
Real Reading 3- Chapter 8 Vocabulary
Catch up on (v)
excerpt (n)
facility (n)
gossip (n)
get information; do something you haven't had time to do
portion taken from longer piece of work
place built for a specific purpose
information about the personal choices of other people
Catch up on (v)
get information; do something you haven't had time to do
excerpt (n)
portion taken from longer piece of work
Chapter 8 Reading Vocab
affable
apocryphal
desultory
garbled
good-natured
fictitious; made up
random
distorted
affable
good-natured
apocryphal
fictitious; made up
12 terms
Longman Academic Reading 4 - Chapter 8
adversary
assertion
atrocity
expenditure
an enemy
a strong statement
a terrible action
the total amount of something that is used
adversary
an enemy
assertion
a strong statement
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Chapter 8 Reading 3
startling (adj.)... Suddenly there was a…
lineage (n.)... Tracing family lineage is…
ancestry (n.)... My family ancestry has b…
differ (v.)... The two flavors differ sig…
very surprising, shocking, or frightening
the line of descendants of a particular ancestor, family, or…
the people who were in your family in past times
to be different
startling (adj.)... Suddenly there was a…
very surprising, shocking, or frightening
lineage (n.)... Tracing family lineage is…
the line of descendants of a particular ancestor, family, or…
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Chapter 8 Reading Vocabulary
affluence
arrears
cascade
cringe
wealth, riches, prosperity; great abundance, plenty
unpaid or overdue debts; an unfinished duty
a steep, narrow waterfall; something falling or rushing forth…
to shrink back or hide in fear or submissiveness
affluence
wealth, riches, prosperity; great abundance, plenty
arrears
unpaid or overdue debts; an unfinished duty
24 terms
Longman Academic Reading 1 - Chapter 8
accomplishment
emphasize
avid
aspired
something you finish after a lot of hard work
to show that something is important
very interested
hoped to do something important
accomplishment
something you finish after a lot of hard work
emphasize
to show that something is important
33 terms
Chapter 8 Longman Academic Reading 3
deference
devotion
dwelling
era
n. behavior that shows that you respect somebody/something
n. great love, care and support for somebody/something
n. a place (house, apartment) where someone lives
n. a period of time, usually in history, that is different fr…
deference
n. behavior that shows that you respect somebody/something
devotion
n. great love, care and support for somebody/something
50 terms
Chapter 8 Reading and Vocabulary Focus 3
a component
a compound
a craft
a design
a part of a whole of something
something made by combining two or more parts or elements
a skilled trade
a picture or layout to show how something will be made
a component
a part of a whole of something
a compound
something made by combining two or more parts or elements
10 terms
Reading Vocabulary Chapter 8
assurance
dross
dwindle
flippant
a pledge
refuse
to lesson
lacking in seriousness
assurance
a pledge
dross
refuse
15 terms
Chapter 8 Vocabulary - Reading
astonishment
timidly
feigned
sentinels
Surprisingly, greatly amaze
Easily frightened, apprehensive
Simulate, pretend
Sentry, Guard
astonishment
Surprisingly, greatly amaze
timidly
Easily frightened, apprehensive
10 terms
Reading 883 Chapter 8
Clandestine (a)
Contingency (n)
Egocentric (a)
Exonerate (v)
Secret; done in secret; kept hidden.... Ex: At a clandestine mee…
A possibility; a possible future event that must be prepared…
Selfish; self-centered; seeing everything in terms of oneself…
To be found not guilty; to clear of an accusation or charge;…
Clandestine (a)
Secret; done in secret; kept hidden.... Ex: At a clandestine mee…
Contingency (n)
A possibility; a possible future event that must be prepared…
28 terms
Mosaic 1 Reading Chapter 8
assumptions
contraption
dedication
deficiencies
noun - beliefs accepted without proof
noun - machine, gadget
noun - hard work and effort
noun - defects, weaknesses
assumptions
noun - beliefs accepted without proof
contraption
noun - machine, gadget
33 terms
RD3: Chapter 8 Vocab.; Longman Academic Reading 3
deference
devotion
dwelling
era
n. behavior that shows that you respect somebody/something
n. great love, care and support for somebody/something
n. a place (house, apartment) where someone lives
n. a period of time, usually in history, that is different fr…
deference
n. behavior that shows that you respect somebody/something
devotion
n. great love, care and support for somebody/something
10 terms
Chapter 8 Reading Vocab.
Affable
Apocryphal
Desultory
Garbled
good-natured
Fictatious
Random
Distorted
Affable
good-natured
Apocryphal
Fictatious
9 terms
Chapter 8 Reading Vocab
affable
apocryphal
desultory
garbled
good natured
fictitious
random
distorted
affable
good natured
apocryphal
fictitious
10 terms
Chapter 8 Reading Vocab
affable
opaque
desultary
apocryphal
Good nature
Difficult to understand
random
made-up
affable
Good nature
opaque
Difficult to understand
10 terms
Chapter 8 Reading Vocab
Affable
apocryphal
desultory
garbled
good-nature
fictitious ; made up
Random
Distorted
Affable
good-nature
apocryphal
fictitious ; made up
10 terms
Chapter 8 Reading Vocab
affable
apocryphal
desultory
garbled
Good-natured
Fictitious
Lack of directions
Distorted
affable
Good-natured
apocryphal
Fictitious
10 terms
Chapter 8 Reading Vocab
AFFABLE
APOCRYPHAL
DESULTORY
GARBLED
GOOD-NATURED
FICTITIOUS, MADE UP
RANDOM, MESSY, CHAOTIC
DISTORTED, MISINTERPRETED, MIXED
AFFABLE
GOOD-NATURED
APOCRYPHAL
FICTITIOUS, MADE UP
10 terms
Chapter 8 Reading Vocab
Affable
Apocryphal
Desultory
Garbled
good - natured
Fictitious
Rambom
Distorted
Affable
good - natured
Apocryphal
Fictitious
11 terms
Reading Chapter 8
catch up on (phrase)
excerpt(n)
facility(n)
gossip(n/v)
to spend extra time doing sth because you haven't done it ear…
a short piece of writhing, music, film, etc. taken from a lon…
buildings, services, equipment
informal talk or stories about other people's private lives,…
catch up on (phrase)
to spend extra time doing sth because you haven't done it ear…
excerpt(n)
a short piece of writhing, music, film, etc. taken from a lon…
10 terms
reading chapter 8
adequate
appeal
awkward
customary
good enough
to make a important request
clumsy, not graceful
usual, commonly done
adequate
good enough
appeal
to make a important request
20 terms
Reading Chapter 8
advisable
besiege
clarity
corridor
appropriate to do; sensible
Attack, overwhelm, crowd in on or surround
(n.) clearness, accuracy
hallway
advisable
appropriate to do; sensible
besiege
Attack, overwhelm, crowd in on or surround
22 terms
Reading Chapter 8
civilian(n), civil(a)
despite(prep)
eyewitness
guilty(a), guilt(n)
not a member of the military or police
although, even tough
some who has seen a crime
not innocent of the crime
civilian(n), civil(a)
not a member of the military or police
despite(prep)
although, even tough
10 terms
Chapter 8 Reading Vocab
Affable
Aprocryphal
Desultory
Garbled
Good-Natured
Fictitious
4\
Affable
Good-Natured
Aprocryphal
Fictitious
29 terms
Longman Academic Reading 2: Chapter 8
abolition
address
attribute
awareness
the end
formal talk: a formal speech or report
A property, quality, or characteristic of a person, place, or…
consciousness
abolition
the end
address
formal talk: a formal speech or report
10 terms
Chapter 8 Reading Vocab
Affable
Apocryphal
Desultory
Garbled
Good-natured
Fictitious
Random
Distorted
Affable
Good-natured
Apocryphal
Fictitious
10 terms
chapter 8 reading vocab
affable
apocryphal
desultory
garbled
good-natured
fictitious: made up
occuring randomly
reproduce in a distorted way
affable
good-natured
apocryphal
fictitious: made up
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