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    Make sure you look at the new homework notes before you do this unit- see notes on Meaningful Sentences con't and notes on subordinating conjunctions. These will all be complex sentences. Don't forget to circle the subordinating conjunction and label each clause with an IC/Dc. Use two different colors and provide a key. make sure you do as many as you missed on the pretest. turn in pretest with sentences unless you do all 30. Due 2/

     

     

     

    Spelling and Vocabulary for  Review Unit #3- Papa Beast

     

    1. euphoric- dreamy; enchanted; heavenly

    2. MW onomatopoeia- a word whose sound makes you think of its meaning

    3. MW evidence- confirmation; data; indication

    4. MW idiom- words that may be different from their literal meaning.

    5. bias- prejudice; favoritism; preference

    6. adherent- a faithful supporter or follower

    7. defer- put off until later; delay; postpone

    8. ponder- consider carefully; think over; mull

    9. interjection- exclamation; outburst

    10. camaraderie- friendship

    11. euphemism- an inoffensive expression that is substituted for one that is considered offensive.

    12. refrain- regularly repeated line in a poem or song

    13. contradict- say the opposite to; oppose

    14. reticent- silent; uncommunicative; restrained; taciturn

    15. MW claim- allegation; assertion; call

    16. MW irony- the use of words to express something different from and often opposite to their literal meaning

    17. MW antonym- a word that means the opposite of another

    18. lest- for fear that

    19. beleaguered- annoyed; harassed; besieged

    20. MW convey- pass on; communicate; get message across

    21. anomalous- atypical; irregular; abnormal

    22. MW paraphrase- to put something in your own words

    23. MW inferred- formed an opinion that is probably true based on information you have

    24. MW specific- particular; distinct; precise

    25. opinion- belief; notion; conviction

    26. MW excerpt- piece; portion; fragment; selection

    27. MW emphasis- stress; importance

    28. mayhem- commotion; pandemonium; disturbance

    29. MW metaphor- one thing conceived as representing another; a symbol

    30. MW hyperbole- an over exaggeration