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ACT: Vocabulary, Reading, and Writing Exercises for High Scores- Lesson Two
Impotent
Antithesis
Maelstrom
Emendation
Powerless; Lacking strength
An exact opposite; an opposite extreme
Whirlpool; Turbulence; Agitated state of mind
A correction
Impotent
Powerless; Lacking strength
Antithesis
An exact opposite; an opposite extreme
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reading/writing
How do I figure out what a word means…
How do I support my claims when I write?
What is a context clue?
What is an argument (in reading and wr…
Look for clues in the text that give you hints about what the…
Use evidence like statistics and definitions.
It is words in the text that give enough hints about an unfam…
An argument is the main statement of a poem, an essay, a shor…
How do I figure out what a word means…
Look for clues in the text that give you hints about what the…
How do I support my claims when I write?
Use evidence like statistics and definitions.
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Reading & Writing
Lateral Geniculate Nucleus
How We Read
Letter Recognition and Invariance
Local Combination Detector Model
Nucleus in thalamus - a relay station before visual cortex.
The eye is a poor scanner - foveal vision has restricted sens…
• Graphemic - visual word comprehension, letter strings encod…
Hierarchical coding of letter strings- a multi-level assembly…
Lateral Geniculate Nucleus
Nucleus in thalamus - a relay station before visual cortex.
How We Read
The eye is a poor scanner - foveal vision has restricted sens…
Writing Exercises
Identify nominalizations: After a retu…
Identify nominalizations: The demonstr…
Identify nominalizations: Overestimati…
Identify characters and actions, then…
return, activity, consumption
demonstration, influence, perception, contribution, report
overestimation, reactions, underestimation, adjustment
character = people; action = extracting the gist of a scene…
Identify nominalizations: After a retu…
return, activity, consumption
Identify nominalizations: The demonstr…
demonstration, influence, perception, contribution, report
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reading for writing
halted
red-line
impoverished
close-knit
stop
to refuse home mortgages to areas considered to be high risk;…
person: poor ( empobrecido)
family, community: close; estrechamente unido
halted
stop
red-line
to refuse home mortgages to areas considered to be high risk;…
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Reading and writing
حزين
عصبي
فار
جلست
sad
mad
rat
sat
حزين
sad
عصبي
mad
Vocabulary Power Plus Vocabulary, Reading, and Writing Exercises for Higher Achievement -- Book H, Lesson 5
Assuage
Blasphemous
Celestial
Dialogue
to make less severe or painful
disrespectful toward what is considered sacred
of or relating to the sky or heavens
1. a conversation between two people... 2. the lines spoken by c…
Assuage
to make less severe or painful
Blasphemous
disrespectful toward what is considered sacred
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WRITING EXERCISE
w basenie
nie
jakie?
w sklepie
in a swimming pool
no
what
in a shop
w basenie
in a swimming pool
nie
no
reading/writing
perseverance
contemplating
decrepit
impending
steady persistence in a course of action, a purpose, a state,…
to consider thoroughly; think fully or deeply about:
worn out by long use; dilapidated:
about to happen; imminent:
perseverance
steady persistence in a course of action, a purpose, a state,…
contemplating
to consider thoroughly; think fully or deeply about:
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WRITING EXERCISE
Pracuję w sklepie
Nie pracuję w biurze
Moja siostra nie jest prawnikiem
Grześ jest moim kolegą.
...
...
...
...
Pracuję w sklepie
...
Nie pracuję w biurze
...
reading exercise
air
cause
bathroom
government
/ko:z/
air
cause
/ko:z/
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Reading Exercises
何大山,你好!文中生,你好!
我去山東,你去山西。
李小山去河北,王大文去河南。
你去南京,我也去南京,李大明也去南京。
he da shan, ni hao! wen zhong sheng, ni hao!
wo qu shan dong, ni qu shan xi.
li xiao shan qu he bei, wang da wen qu he nan.
ni qu nan jing, wo ye qu nan jing, li da peng ye qu nan jing.
何大山,你好!文中生,你好!
he da shan, ni hao! wen zhong sheng, ni hao!
我去山東,你去山西。
wo qu shan dong, ni qu shan xi.
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Writing exercise
Narcotics
Analgesic
Sign
Therapeutic
Drug that produces insensibility or stupor
Drug that relieves pain
Objective evidence of an illness
Pertaining to therapy
Narcotics
Drug that produces insensibility or stupor
Analgesic
Drug that relieves pain
Reading and writing - Main Idea
Topic or Subject
Main Idea
Supporting Details
Summarizing
the topic or subject of a passage is what the passage is abou…
--the most important idea, the big idea, the central idea abo…
information or facts that support or add more to the main idea.
Retelling the main ideas of a text in your own words.
Topic or Subject
the topic or subject of a passage is what the passage is abou…
Main Idea
--the most important idea, the big idea, the central idea abo…
Reading and Writing
compare and contrast
Compare
Contrast
Informative or expository
...
The ways in which two things are alike. (nonfiction) ... Words:…
The ways in which two things are different. (nonfiction)... Word…
To educate (to teach) and enlighten the reader (nonfiction)…
compare and contrast
...
Compare
The ways in which two things are alike. (nonfiction) ... Words:…
Writing/Reading
voice
audience
irony
foreshadowing
the way a writer uses language to show his or her unique pers…
person or group who the author hopes will read the writing. C…
discrepancy between what is said and what is meant, or betwee…
some suggestions within the text or story that give the reade…
voice
the way a writer uses language to show his or her unique pers…
audience
person or group who the author hopes will read the writing. C…
Reading and writing
Endure
Infamous
Hospitable
Indifferent
To be in a difficult or painful situation for a long time wit…
Well known for being bad or evil
friendly, welcoming and generous to visitors
Not at all interested in someone or something
Endure
To be in a difficult or painful situation for a long time wit…
Infamous
Well known for being bad or evil
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Pre-Writing Exercises
Free writing
Clustering
Brainstorming
Listing
a technique where the writer simply writes down everything in…
also known as webbing, uses boxes or circles filled with info…
write down everything that comes to mind about a particular t…
making a list of the things you know about the topic
Free writing
a technique where the writer simply writes down everything in…
Clustering
also known as webbing, uses boxes or circles filled with info…
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Reading and Writing Strategies
visualize
ask questions
ideas
word choice
When a reader tries to picture the story in her mind as she r…
When a reader pretends to be a reporter, he is using a strate…
When you "show" instead of "tell" you will improve the ______…
Making sure you use specific vocabulary when writing will imp…
visualize
When a reader tries to picture the story in her mind as she r…
ask questions
When a reader pretends to be a reporter, he is using a strate…
Reading and writing
triangle
prohibit
dreadful
estimate
Its shape and there are 3 angles in it ,it usually used in th…
You can't do something by law
Very bad or terrible
Like judgement something
triangle
Its shape and there are 3 angles in it ,it usually used in th…
prohibit
You can't do something by law
Reading and Writing
Stages in Development of Writing Skills
Developmental Stages of Spelling
Homophones
Stages of the Writing Process
Readiness (scribbling, interest in writing, enjoying stories)…
Pre-phonemic spelling (know that letters stand for a message)…
I, eye... Bear, bare
Prewriting ... Drafting... Revising and Editing (most important ste…
Stages in Development of Writing Skills
Readiness (scribbling, interest in writing, enjoying stories)…
Developmental Stages of Spelling
Pre-phonemic spelling (know that letters stand for a message)…
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Reading Writing Vocabulary
Rhythm
solemn
jeer
superstitions
A strong, regular, repeated pattern of movement or sound. syn…
Not cheerful or smiling; serious; gloomy
(v.) to make fun of rudely or unkindly; (n.) a rude remark of…
Beliefs not base on reason
Rhythm
A strong, regular, repeated pattern of movement or sound. syn…
solemn
Not cheerful or smiling; serious; gloomy
Reading and Writing-Unit 6
natural
pretend
honest
nervous
(adj) not man made
(v) to act like
(adj) truthful
(adj) not calm or relaxed
natural
(adj) not man made
pretend
(v) to act like
Reading and Writing
ascends
barks
night
bracing
to move upward, to arrange from smallest to largest... During ex…
latrat
night
invigorating; to prepare.
ascends
to move upward, to arrange from smallest to largest... During ex…
barks
latrat
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Reading and Writing
кни́га
газéта
учéбник
журнáл
Book
Newspaper
Textbook
Magazine
кни́га
Book
газéта
Newspaper
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reading and writing
attitude
brevity
chore
display
the way that you think and feel about sb/sth; the way that yo…
The quality of using few words when speaking or writing
A task that you do regularly
To put sth in a place where people can see it easily; to show…
attitude
the way that you think and feel about sb/sth; the way that yo…
brevity
The quality of using few words when speaking or writing
Reading and Writing
acceptable
anti-American
assume
attitudes
able to be received the way it is; worthy; satisfactory
opposed or hostile to the people or the government policies o…
to take for granted; to suppose
Patterns of feelings and beliefs about other people, ideas, o…
acceptable
able to be received the way it is; worthy; satisfactory
anti-American
opposed or hostile to the people or the government policies o…
Reading/writing Test
Narrative language
Figurative language
Persuasive writing
comparative writing
Language that has to do with retelling event
Language that cannot be taken literally since it was written…
writing that attempts to convince the reader or listener to a…
compare similarities
Narrative language
Language that has to do with retelling event
Figurative language
Language that cannot be taken literally since it was written…
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT: Vocabulary, Reading, and Writing Exercises for High Scores Lessons 1-7 of Book One
divulge
abet
dogmatic
insipid
to tell, to reveal (as a secret)
to assist or encourage, especially in wrongdoing
arrogant and stubborn about one's (often unproven) beliefs
lacking flavor; dull; not at all stimulating
divulge
to tell, to reveal (as a secret)
abet
to assist or encourage, especially in wrongdoing
Reading and writing
Main Idea
Theme
Fiction
Non Fiction
tells what the story is mostly about
the moral message or lesson of a story
a "story" purpose is to entertain
"facts" purpose is to inform
Main Idea
tells what the story is mostly about
Theme
the moral message or lesson of a story
Writing Exercise
Meine name ist Erika.
Ich bin veirzehn Jahre alt.
Ich komme aus Glen Mills
Ich spiele nicht gern Karden.
Wie heißt du?
Wie alt bist du?
Wo wohnst du?
Was machst nicht du gern?
Meine name ist Erika.
Wie heißt du?
Ich bin veirzehn Jahre alt.
Wie alt bist du?
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Read and Write
revoke
irrevocable
provoke
vociferous
take away
unchangeable damage
annoy, insight
LOUD
revoke
take away
irrevocable
unchangeable damage
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Reading and Writing 1 Unit 3 Reading 2
benefits (n)
positive (adj)
attitude (n)
connect (v)
good results
good
a way of thinking
feel close to
benefits (n)
good results
positive (adj)
good
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Reading and Writing 1 Unit 3 Reading 1
likely (adv.)
produce (v.)
compete (v.)
employees (v.)
probably
to make or grow something
to try to do something better than someone else
people who work for someone else
likely (adv.)
probably
produce (v.)
to make or grow something
Vocabulary Power Plus Vocabulary, Reading, and Writing Exercises for Higher Achievement -- Book H, Lesson 7
Arid
Compatible
Deplore
Fraught
lacking water or rainfall; very dry
capable of existing or working together
1. to condemn... 2. to regret
1. filled with; laden... 2. emotionally distressed or distressing
Arid
lacking water or rainfall; very dry
Compatible
capable of existing or working together
Vocabulary Power Plus Vocabulary, Reading, and Writing Exercises for Higher Achievement -- Book H, Lesson 6
Anthology
Alleviate
Conciliatory
Diminution
a collection of short stories, poems, or plays
to make more bearable; to ease
overcoming distrust or hostility
a lessening or a decrease
Anthology
a collection of short stories, poems, or plays
Alleviate
to make more bearable; to ease
Vocabulary Power Plus Vocabulary, Reading, and Writing Exercises for Higher Achievement -- Book H, Lesson 1
Aberration
Bequeath
Capitulate
Debilitate
a deviation from what is normal or proper
to leave to another by will after one's death
to surrender
to make feeble; to weaken
Aberration
a deviation from what is normal or proper
Bequeath
to leave to another by will after one's death
Vocabulary Power Plus Vocabulary, Reading, and Writing Exercises for Higher Achievement -- Book H, Lesson 2
Allusion
Chronic
Denunciation
Embellish
an indirect reference
lasting and recurring for a long time
open disapproval
1. to make beautiful by decorating... 2. to improve by adding de…
Allusion
an indirect reference
Chronic
lasting and recurring for a long time
Vocabulary Power Plus Vocabulary, Reading, and Writing Exercises for Higher Achievement -- Book H, Lesson 3
Anonymity
Awry
Citadel
Delirious
the state of being unknown
1. turned or twisted to one side... 2. unexpectedly wrong; off c…
a fortress
experiencing uncontrolled excitement, emotion, or confusion
Anonymity
the state of being unknown
Awry
1. turned or twisted to one side... 2. unexpectedly wrong; off c…
Reading/Writing 2nd grade
Complete Sentence
Exclamation Point
Question Mark
Punctuation Mark
group of words that expresses a complete thought and contains…
This is used after a word or words that have special emphasis…
Punctuation Mark that finishes a question
Symbol used at the end of a sentence
Complete Sentence
group of words that expresses a complete thought and contains…
Exclamation Point
This is used after a word or words that have special emphasis…
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Reading and Writing Skills
PREPARE
WHAT
controlling idea (thesis)
denotation (denotative meaning)
1. Peer at the title. Think of what if might mean. ... 2. Rechec…
1. What is the question asking of me?... 2. How do I know that?…
The central focus or key point around which a story or essay…
The dictionary definition of a word or phrase
PREPARE
1. Peer at the title. Think of what if might mean. ... 2. Rechec…
WHAT
1. What is the question asking of me?... 2. How do I know that?…
57 terms
Praxis Reading and Writing
emergent literacy
concept of print
letter knowledge
logographic foundation
language development that occurs before a child can even read…
the awareness that written letters have sounds and that they…
basic knowledge of the alphabet and what sounds each letter m…
the reading of sight words, which involves the use of visual…
emergent literacy
language development that occurs before a child can even read…
concept of print
the awareness that written letters have sounds and that they…
10 terms
Reading/Writing
Analyze
Appropriate
Audience
Claim
A close examination of all of the components of the text or q…
Suitable for a particular purpose or topic
The people who will read, watch or listen to your work
An arguable statement that requires proof
Analyze
A close examination of all of the components of the text or q…
Appropriate
Suitable for a particular purpose or topic
Unit 3 Exercise writing
entry
go to the same school
make jokes
laugh
sự đăng kí
học cùng trường
kể chuyện cười
entry
sự đăng kí
go to the same school
học cùng trường
13 terms
Reading & Writing
at the side of
across
in front of
past
сбоку
через
перед
мимо
at the side of
сбоку
across
через
15 terms
Reading & Writing
path
fence
signpost
flask
тропинка
забор, ограда
дорожный указатель
фляжка
path
тропинка
fence
забор, ограда
23 terms
Informational Reading and Writing Terms
introduction
conclusion
body
formal style
the beginning paragraph of your writing that gets the readers…
An ending that wraps of a piece of writing and restates the m…
The main text of a piece of writing.
The language you use to show respect or be serious
introduction
the beginning paragraph of your writing that gets the readers…
conclusion
An ending that wraps of a piece of writing and restates the m…
5 terms
Reading and writing - Main Idea
Topic or Subject
Main Idea
Supporting Details
Summarizing
the topic or subject of a passage is what the passage is abou…
--the most important idea, the big idea, the central idea abo…
information or facts that support or add more to the main idea.
Retelling the main ideas of a text in your own words.
Topic or Subject
the topic or subject of a passage is what the passage is abou…
Main Idea
--the most important idea, the big idea, the central idea abo…
13 terms
READING & WRITING
plus de
Soixante-quinze
clés
des céréale
more than
75
keys
cereal
plus de
more than
Soixante-quinze
75
27 terms
Reading writing
Moji
Yomu
Zasshi
Tango
Letter
Read
Magazine
Word
Moji
Letter
Yomu
Read
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