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Unformatted text preview: Week 12 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 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 Ten SAT expound v. to explain in detail; to clarify cajole v. to persuade with false promises and to flattery flattery inscrutable adj. not easily understood; hard to adj. fathom fathom balk v. to refuse stubbornly or abruptly; to stop v. short and refuse to go on short SAT Vocabulary - Lesson Ten SAT acrimony n. ill-natured, bitter hostility dour adj. stern and ill-humored exult v. to rejoice; to feel triumphant v. omniscient adj. having unlimited adj. knowledge; all-knowing knowledge; SAT Vocabulary - Lesson Ten SAT feasible adj. reasonable; capable of being carried out carried fiasco n. a complete, ridiculous failure metier n. the work one is especially suited for; the one’s specialty; an occupation one’s fluctuate v. to rise and fall; to vary irregularly SAT Vocabulary - Lesson Ten SAT harry v. to annoy or harass incognito adj. disguised; pretending not disguised; to be oneself to lethargy n. lack of energy; sluggishness ...
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