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Unformatted text preview: Week 11 Vocabulary
Help us become more sophisticated
readers…so we understand fluently what
we 2. Help us understand words in context, to
help us understand words we don’t
currently 3. Help us become more sophisticated
writers, so we use a mature vocabulary
and sound like adults in our word choices.
and This week’s SAT Vocabulary
Using the information provided, please write down
the definitions and parts of the speech for each
of the provided SAT vocabulary words.
Then, write a meaningful sentence with context
clues that show me you understand the meaning
of each word.
Underline the word within the sentence. SAT Vocabulary - Lesson Eight
SAT abate v. to lessen in violence or intensity decorum n. conformity to accepted
standards of conduct; proper behavior
standards abhor v. to detest; to hate strongly
v. dole v. to distribute; to give out sparingly
v. SAT Vocabulary - Lesson Eight
SAT gamut n. the whole range or extent extrovert n. one who is outgoing; one who is
more energized than drained by interactions with
others droll adj. amusing in an odd or whimsical way
adj. duplicity n. intentional deceit in speech or
conduct SAT Vocabulary - Lesson Eight
SAT effigy n. a crude dummy or image representing a hated person or group
representing austere adj. stern; severe; plain ...
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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