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week_9_vocabulary11 - Week 9 Vocabulary Week 1. Objectives:...

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Unformatted text preview: Week 9 Vocabulary Week 1. Objectives: Help us become more sophisticated Help readers…so we understand fluently what we read. we 2. Help us understand words in context, to Help help us understand words we don’t currently know. currently 3. Help us become more sophisticated Help writers, so we use a mature vocabulary and sound like adults in our word choices. and WK 9 Greek & Latin Prefixes WK Write 3 Words & Definitions that Use Each Root 1. Pre- 2. Pro- 3. Re- 4. Retro- 5. Sub- Before Ex: Precursor Forward Ex: Proactive Again Ex: Return Back Ex: Retrograde Under Ex: Submarine This week’s SAT Vocabulary Words Words Using the information provided, please write down Using the definitions and parts of the speech for each of the provided SAT vocabulary words. of Then, write a meaningful sentence with context Then, clues that show me you understand the meaning of each word. of Underline the word within the sentence. SAT Vocabulary - Lesson Seven SAT cynical adj. doubtful or distrustful of the adj. goodness or sincerity of human motives goodness ambivalent adj. having opposing attitudes or having feelings toward a person, thing , or idea; unable to decide to demagogue n. a leader who appeals to citizens’ n. emotions to obtain power emotions demure adj. quiet and modest; reserved adj. SAT Vocabulary - Lesson Seven SAT intrepid adj. without fear; brave adj. destitute adj. extremely poor; lacking extremely necessities like food and shelter necessities erudite adj. scholarly; learned adj. dilemma n. a choice between two unpleasant or n. difficult options difficult SAT Vocabulary - Lesson Seven SAT culmination n. the highest point of n. attainment; the end or climax attainment; concur v. to be of the same opinion; to to agree with agree ...
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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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