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Unformatted text preview: Week 20 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 Seventeen Seventeen circumspect adj. careful;heedful;attentive to all adj. points points zephyr n. a gentle breeze (sometimes gentle specifically the West Wind) specifically renegade n. one who deserts one side in favor of another; traitor; outlaw of retribution n. something justly deserved, n. especially a punishment especially SAT Vocabulary - Lesson Seventeen Seventeen hurtle v. to move or to fling swiftly and with great v. force force scourge n. a person or thing that causes great person trouble or misfortune trouble caustic adj. biting; stingingly sharp or sarcastic adj. taciturn adj. not fond of talking; usually silent adj. SAT Vocabulary - Lesson Seventeen Seventeen agnostic n. one who believes that the existence one of God can neither be proved nor disproved of terse adj. brief and to the point uncanny adj. weird; strange; so keen or acute weird; as to seem bizarre as exodus n. a mass departure or emigration SAT Vocabulary - Lesson Seventeen Seventeen penitent adj. remorseful; sorry for having done wrong done vindicate v. to clear of suspicion or to accusations accusations raillery teasing teasing n. good-humored ridicule or good-humored ...
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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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