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Vocabulary for reading
offensive
white-hat hacking
foil
malware
attacking; insulting; distastefu
A white hat hacker is a computer security specialist who brea…
A character who is in most ways opposite to the main characte…
Software that is designed to cause problems for users
offensive
attacking; insulting; distastefu
white-hat hacking
A white hat hacker is a computer security specialist who brea…
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
130 terms
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…
8 terms
vocabulary for reading
Pacific Rim
collapse
abrupt
shift
(n): vành đai Thái Bình Dương
v., n. /kз'læps/ đổ, sụp đổ; sự đổ nát, sự sụp đổ
/ə'brʌpt/ (adj) bất ngờ, đột ngộ
/ʃift/ (n): sự chuyển dịch
Pacific Rim
(n): vành đai Thái Bình Dương
collapse
v., n. /kз'læps/ đổ, sụp đổ; sự đổ nát, sự sụp đổ
8 terms
Vocabulary for reading
Assent
Antagonism
Contorted
Converting
Agree
Unfriendly
Shaped in an odd way
Moving towards one another
Assent
Agree
Antagonism
Unfriendly
11 terms
Vocabulary for reading
surface (n)
beneath (adv)
overcome (v)
submarine (n)
bề mặt
phía dưới
vượt qua
tàu ngầm
surface (n)
bề mặt
beneath (adv)
phía dưới
20 terms
Reading Vocabulary
penguin
daughter
son
foot
penguin
daughter
13 terms
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
37 terms
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
73 terms
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
11 terms
Reading Vocabulary
author's purpose
realistic fiction
character
setting
author's purpose
realistic fiction
8 terms
Vocabulary for reading
go off
get ready
chat
be contented with
ring
prepare
talk in a friendly way
be satisfied with
go off
ring
get ready
prepare
38 terms
Reading Vocabulary
Commence
Simian
Treasury
Vague
To start
Monkey
A place where money is stored
Not clear, not certain, blurred
Commence
To start
Simian
Monkey
9 terms
Reading Vocabulary
Asking questions
Preview and predict
Sequencing
Summarizing
before you read, while you read, after you read
look at pictures, title and the beginning of a story to guess…
putting the events of a story in order
Retelling the most important events of a story or the main idea
Asking questions
before you read, while you read, after you read
Preview and predict
look at pictures, title and the beginning of a story to guess…
17 terms
Reading Vocabulary
personification
alliteration
idiom
hyperbole
When you write about animals, objects, things or ideas as if…
Repetition of the same sound in the first syllables of a seri…
An expression using two or more words that mean something oth…
Extreme exaggeration in writing or speaking to create a stron…
personification
When you write about animals, objects, things or ideas as if…
alliteration
Repetition of the same sound in the first syllables of a seri…
12 terms
Reading Vocabulary
comprehension
fluency
main idea
details
to understand what you read
to read words correctly
what the author wants you to know
give more information about the main idea
comprehension
to understand what you read
fluency
to read words correctly
11 terms
Vocabulary-Reading
theme
simile
personification
metaphor
A central idea in a literary work
A comparison using "like" or "as"
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
A comparison of two unlike things without using the word like…
theme
A central idea in a literary work
simile
A comparison using "like" or "as"
33 terms
Reading Vocabulary
Antonyms
Author's Purpose
Cause
Characters
words with opposite meanings
is the reason for writing
the reason something happens
are people or animals in a story
Antonyms
words with opposite meanings
Author's Purpose
is the reason for writing
10 terms
Reading Vocabulary
apparatus
bottoms
ledger
galley
an appliance or device for a particular purpose
low-lying land next to a river
a book in which business accounts are kept
kitchen of a ship
apparatus
an appliance or device for a particular purpose
bottoms
low-lying land next to a river
37 terms
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
10 terms
Reading Vocabulary
Absolve
Adamant
Amiable
Amoral
Clear of guilt
Firm
Good-natured
Lacking ethical principles
Absolve
Clear of guilt
Adamant
Firm
30 terms
Reading Vocabulary
Statement
Influence
Event
Triggers
something said
having the power to change or affect someone or something
something that happens
something that causes something else to happen
Statement
something said
Influence
having the power to change or affect someone or something
10 terms
Reading vocabulary
picnic table
sandwich
braid
freckles
picnic table
sandwich
Reading Vocabulary
Key Details
Text Features
Text Evidence
Comma
Give important information to support the main idea
Charts, graphs, diagrams, timelines, and heading that give mo…
Information in the text to support the answer
A punctuation mark used to show a pause
Key Details
Give important information to support the main idea
Text Features
Charts, graphs, diagrams, timelines, and heading that give mo…
13 terms
Reading Vocabulary
literature
narrative
fiction
setting
A fictional or nonfictional narrative.
A written story that can be fiction or non fiction.
fake story, ... made from imagination,... invented all or based on…
The time and place where a text, novel, play, or movie takes…
literature
A fictional or nonfictional narrative.
narrative
A written story that can be fiction or non fiction.
8 terms
Reading Vocabulary
protagonist
antagonist
setting
theme
Main character in a story
A character or force in conflict with the main character
The context in time and place in which the action of a story…
A main idea or an underlying meaning of a literary work that…
protagonist
Main character in a story
antagonist
A character or force in conflict with the main character
25 terms
Reading Vocabulary
account
accuracy
Adage
statement of facts or events
no mistakes
wise saying
account
statement of facts or events
accuracy
no mistakes
63 terms
Reading - Vocabulary
squander
mucous meembrane
conducive
constitutional
낭비하다
점막
도움이 되는, ~에 좋은
헌법의
squander
낭비하다
mucous meembrane
점막
10 terms
Reading Vocabulary
Empire
warfare
perspective
transmitted
A group of states or territories controlled by one ruler
Armed conflict between two massed enemies
(n.) a point of view or general standpoint from which differe…
cause (something) to pass on from one place or person to anot…
Empire
A group of states or territories controlled by one ruler
warfare
Armed conflict between two massed enemies
20 terms
Reading Vocabulary
genre
textual evidence
plot
expository
A category or type of literature (or of art, music, etc.) cha…
details in the text that support a conclusion
Sequence of events in a story
intended to explain or describe something
genre
A category or type of literature (or of art, music, etc.) cha…
textual evidence
details in the text that support a conclusion
12 terms
Reading Vocabulary
Connecting
Questioning
Contrasts and Contradictions
Theme
When you can understand something you read better because you…
Paying attention to what you read and stopping when you don't…
As you read a story, you notice a character does something di…
A lesson learned in a story. It can apply to everyone.
Connecting
When you can understand something you read better because you…
Questioning
Paying attention to what you read and stopping when you don't…
10 terms
READING VOCABULARY
trembles
wreckage
slab
possessions
to shake
the remains of something that has been wrecked
a broad, flat, thick piece, as of bread, stone, or meat
something that is owned; a belonging
trembles
to shake
wreckage
the remains of something that has been wrecked
16 terms
Vocabulary - reading
safe
origins
spare time
genealogy
bezpieczny
pochodzenie, korzenie
czas wolny
genealogia
safe
bezpieczny
origins
pochodzenie, korzenie
34 terms
Reading Vocabulary
Abrogate
Banal
Cadre
Demagogue
to cancel, destroy, revoke, or void
commonplace, trivial, boring
A core of trained or otherwise qualified personnel
a leader who tries to stir up people by appeals to emotion, p…
Abrogate
to cancel, destroy, revoke, or void
Banal
commonplace, trivial, boring
12 terms
Reading Vocabulary
apprentice
atmosphere
manufactoring
pressure
someone who works for an expert in trade
air
a business that makes products
force
apprentice
someone who works for an expert in trade
atmosphere
air
23 terms
Reading for Information Vocabulary
antonyms
the opposite of pull
fur
straight
A word that means the opposite of another word (hot/cold)
push
the hair on a dog
not curly
antonyms
A word that means the opposite of another word (hot/cold)
the opposite of pull
push
62 terms
Reading Vocabulary
anthology
argue
arguments
British literature
a collection of literary works. It may be a collection of poe…
give reasons in support of an idea, action, or theory, trying…
an exchange of opposite views
literature in the English language from the United Kingdom
anthology
a collection of literary works. It may be a collection of poe…
argue
give reasons in support of an idea, action, or theory, trying…
37 terms
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
25 terms
Reading Vocabulary
sacrifice
juggle
regret
convince
to give up something that is valuable to you in order to help…
to throw several objects up into the air, and then catch and…
a feeling of sadness about something sad or wrong or about a…
to persuade someone or make someone certain
sacrifice
to give up something that is valuable to you in order to help…
juggle
to throw several objects up into the air, and then catch and…
10 terms
Reading Vocabulary
Exhilarating
Generate money
Eliminate
Frequency
Bringing great joy and excitement
Make money
To remove
Number of times
Exhilarating
Bringing great joy and excitement
Generate money
Make money
41 terms
Reading Vocabulary
advertise
almanac
antonym
bibliography
to make something known generally or in public, especially in…
reference book with helpful facts and figures
a word that means the opposite of another word
the written list of all the sources used in a report or book
advertise
to make something known generally or in public, especially in…
almanac
reference book with helpful facts and figures
17 terms
Reading Vocabulary
personification
alliteration
idiom
hyperbole
When you write about animals, objects, things or ideas as if…
Repetition of the same sound in the first syllables of a seri…
An expression using two or more words that mean something oth…
Extreme exaggeration in writing or speaking to create a stron…
personification
When you write about animals, objects, things or ideas as if…
alliteration
Repetition of the same sound in the first syllables of a seri…
15 terms
reading vocabulary
bank (of a river or lake)
building
close
during
within a time period
bank (of a river or lake)
building
14 terms
Reading Vocabulary
connotation
denotation
pace
gathering
The emotional meaning of a word
The dictionary definition
strides
collecting items
connotation
The emotional meaning of a word
denotation
The dictionary definition
27 terms
Reading Vocabulary
Characters
Setting
Problem
Solution
The people or animals that the story is about.
When and where the story takes place.
What went wrong in the story.
How the problem is solved.
Characters
The people or animals that the story is about.
Setting
When and where the story takes place.
15 terms
Reading Vocabulary
biography
fact
opinion
drowned
a written account of another person's life
something known to exist or to have happened
a personal view
to die under water
biography
a written account of another person's life
fact
something known to exist or to have happened
6 terms
Reading Vocabulary
text feature
glossary
biography
bold print
...an element that stands out from other parts of text to hel…
an alphabetical listing of words and their meanings found in…
an account of a person's life written by another person
...Word(s) that is in darker type than the words around it, u…
text feature
...an element that stands out from other parts of text to hel…
glossary
an alphabetical listing of words and their meanings found in…
15 terms
reading vocabulary
identify
summary
theme
predict
find something--usually right there... SHOW
fiction--beginning, middle, and end of a story... nonfiction--ma…
the life lesson of a story or the author's message
what you think will happen next based on the evidence
identify
find something--usually right there... SHOW
summary
fiction--beginning, middle, and end of a story... nonfiction--ma…
16 terms
Reading vocabulary
认识
毕业
上大学
幼儿园
to know
to graduate
attend university
nursery
认识
to know
毕业
to graduate
13 terms
Reading Vocabulary
Phonics
Phonemes
Phonemic Awareness
Phonological awareness
teaching reading by training beginners to associate letters w…
In language, the smallest distinctive sound unit.
A subset to phonological awareness with a much more narrow fo…
A range of understandings related to the sounds of words and…
Phonics
teaching reading by training beginners to associate letters w…
Phonemes
In language, the smallest distinctive sound unit.
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