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    Make sure you look at the new homework notes before you do this unit (Monday 3/4)- see notes on Meaningful Sentences con't and notes on subordinating conjunctions, coordinating conjunctions. Notes for  compound/ complex sentences will be posted Monday night. These will all be Compound/complex sentences. Don't forget to circle the subordinating conjunction and box the coordinating conjunction. We will go over in class on Monday 3/4

     

     

    Spelling and Vocabulary for Unit #21

     

        1.  MW revise- read carefully in order to correct; look over and change

        2. remnants- fragments; leftovers

        3. provision- statement making a condition; stipulation

        4. audible- loud enough to be heard clearly

        5. introspection- examination of own thoughts and feelings

        6. MW editorial- commentary; opinion

        7.  rudimentary- to be learned first; elementary

        8.  mediocre- average quality; adequate; satisfactory

        9. frugal- thrifty; prudent; economical

        10. rigorous- severe; strict; strenuous

        11. impoverished- destitute; living in complete poverty

        12. MW justification- a good and acceptable reason for doing something

    13. taut- tightly drawn; tense

    14. MW perspective- a way of thinking about something that is influenced by the type of person you are or by your experiences; viewpoint

    15. deliberately- intentionally; purposely

    16. nauseating- make sick

    17. repudiate- refuse to accept; reject

    18. pretentious- making claims to excellence or importance

    19. continual- never stopping; ceaseless

    20. MW synopsize- summarize; condense