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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 Fourteen
SAT levity n. lightness of disposition; lack of
seriousness hoax n. a practical joke; a trick amicable adj. friendly; peaceable
adj. obstreperous adj. aggressively boisterous;
stubborn and defiant
stubborn SAT Vocabulary - Lesson Fourteen
SAT enraptured adj. delighted beyond measure
adj. marital adj. having to do with marriage bask v. to expose oneself to pleasant warmth
v. genial adj. friendly; amiable
adj. SAT Vocabulary - Lesson Fourteen
SAT charlatan n. one who pretends to have
knowledge in order to swindle others
knowledge mundane adj. commonplace; earthly and not
spiritual fickle adj. llikely to change on a whim or without
apparent juggernaut n. a terrible destructive or
irresistible SAT Vocabulary - Lesson Fourteen
SAT naive adj. simple in outlook; not affected or worldly; especially innocent
or nocturnal adj. having to do with the night;
occurring at night
occurring novice n. a beginner; one who is
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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