Unformatted text preview: jealous! tignon a Creole word for bun: the hair is wrapped in a scarf and the scarf is wrapped around the head. toddy a drink of brandy or whiskey with hot water, sugar, and often, spices. treadle a lever or pedal moved by the foot as to turn a wheel. Vespers the sixth of the seventh canonical hours; evening prayer. vingt-et-un a card game called "twenty one." vouchsafe to be gracious enough or condescend to give or grant. Zampa an opera written by Ferdinand Herold in which a character drowns at sea....
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This note was uploaded on 11/28/2011 for the course ENG 101 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at Texas State.
- Fall '08