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Week_2_vocabulary1 - Week 2 Vocabulary Week 2 Vocabulary Sophomore Literature Objectives Objectives To Help us become more sophisticated

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Unformatted text preview: Week 2 Vocabulary Week 2 Vocabulary Sophomore Literature Objectives Objectives To Help us become more sophisticated readers…so we understand fluently what we read. Help us understand words in context, to help us understand words we don’t currently know. Help us become more sophisticated writers, so we use a mature vocabulary and sound like adults in our word choices. For example: Unsophisticated: “He’s very sad and really gloomy.” More sophisticated: “He’s dejected and morose.” Gr. & La. Prefixes #2 Gr. & La. Prefixes #2 1. ­arium 2. Auto­ 3. Centi­ 4. Circum­ 5. Con­ Place of Ex: Aquarium Self Ex: Automatic Hundred Ex: Century Around Ex: Circumlocution With Ex: Concurrent Whole Words from Text Whole Words from Text Please look up the definitions and parts of speech for each word and write them on your notes. Then, write a meaningful sentence for each word, taking care to provide context clues to show that you understand the meaning of the word. Avaricious Prosaic Furtively Maligned Credulity ...
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This note was uploaded on 11/14/2011 for the course MATH 201 taught by Professor Doolittle during the Spring '11 term at Hawaii.

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