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Unformatted text preview: Week 16 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 Thirteen
SAT inert adj. unable to act or move; inactive;
sluggish circumvent v. to get around; to bypass clandestine adj. secret
adj. acquit v. to find not guilty of a fault or crime.
v. SAT Vocabulary - Lesson Thirteen
SAT deprecate v. to express strong disapproval of
v. barrister n. lawyer (British) adulation n. excessive praise or admiration
n. culinary adj. having to do with the kitchen or
cooking SAT Vocabulary - Lesson Thirteen
SAT bawdy adj. indecent; humorously obscene chastise v. to punish severely jacose adj. joking; humorous myriad n. a very large number
adj. too numerous to be counted
too SAT Vocabulary - Lesson Thirteen
SAT latent adj. present, but not active; hidden pernicious frugal adj. destructive; deadly adj. thrifty; economical in money
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- Spring '11