amorton English II Vocabulary Words

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Vocabulary List #10, Week of 12/13-12/17 (definition due dates and quiz dates: 1/3-1/7) are posted so that you can work ahead.
This week's quiz will include five words from Vocabulary List #8

1. disparate
2. clamor
3. covert
4. engender
5. melancholy
6. unassailable
7. grievous
8. vouchsafe
9. prostrate
10. abridged

Vocabulary List #9, Week of 11/29-12/3 (quiz dates: 12/2 and 12/3)

You will look up and define these words during class. You will then identify the parts of speech in each sentence.

Vocabulary List #8, Week of 11/8-11/12 (definition due dates and quiz dates: 11/11 and 11/12)

1. affability
2. alchemy
3. confounded
4. enfranchisement
5. instigation
6. prodigious
7. rhetoric
8. rout
9. spurn
10. taper

Vocabulary List #7, Week of 11/1-11/5 (definition due dates and quiz dates: 11/4 and 11/5)

1. exalted
2. replication
3. flourish
4. homage
5. servile
6. soothsayer
7. derisive
8. mettle
9. knotty
10. bestow

No new vocabulary for 10/25-10/29

Vocabulary List #6, Week of 10/18-10/22

1. divination
2. entreaty
3. fester
4. gracious
5. heralded
6. indignation
7. palpable
8. peal
9. revere
10. vehement

Vocabulary List #5, Week of 10/11-10/15

1. malign
2. pithy
3. quell
4. discern
5. infamous
6. lament
7. reproach
8. presage
9. zeal
10. disparity

Vocabulary List #4, Week of 10/4-10/8

1. surfeited
2. venerate
3. supplication
4. goad
5. ignoble
6. marred
7. trifling
8. requite
9. impelled
10. loathing

Vocabulary List #3, Week of 9/27-10/1

1. portent
2. rend
3. piety
4. rue
5. tarry
6. tempestuous
7. wheedle
8. opprobrium
9. sovereign
10. vexation

Vocabulary List #2, Week of 9/20-9/24

1. dauntless
2. edifying
3. giddy
4. hamartia
5. haughty
6. hubris
7. infernal
8. ingenuity
9. inviolate
10. temperate

Vocabulary List #1, Week of 9/6-9/10

1. augury
2. bane
3. baseness
4. bewail
5. blighted
6. blithe
7. boon
8. brazen
9. chide
10. concert

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