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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.
- Spring '11