Giver Vocab Ch 1-3

Term Definition
Rasping scrape or grate with a rough tool
Distraught mentally confused, bewildered
Distracted turned away the mind or attention of
Wheedle to persuade with flattery
Nurturer one who takes care of, feeds
Disposition a person’s general way of acting
Transgression act or instance of breaking the law
Apprehensive fearful about what may happen
Aptitude natural ability; talent
Chastise to punish; reprimand severely
Rarity person or thing that is uncommon
Palpable able to be touched or felt
Petulantly ill-humored; peevish
Bewilderment confusion or complete puzzlement
Nondescript without interesting or striking characteristics

Sports

Question Answer
Beisbol Baseball
Futbol Soccer
Futbol Americano American football
Voleibol Volleyball
Basquetbol Basketball
El gol Goal
El campo de futbol Soccer field
El touchdown Touchdown
La canasta Basket
El jonron Home run
Correr campo a traves To run cross country
Hockey sobre hielo Ice hockey
El rugby Rugby
La lucha Wresting
El equipo Team
El jugador Player
La animacion Cheerleading
El softbol Softball

Giver Vocab Ch 1-3

Term Definition
Rasping (Verb): scrape or grate with a rough tool
Distraught (adjective): mentally confused, bewildered
Distracted (adjective):turned away with the mind or attention of
Wheedle (verb): to persuade with flattery
Nurturer (noun): one who takes care of, feeds
Disposition (noun): a person's general way of acting
Transgression (noun): act or instance of breaking the law
Apprehensive (adjective): fearful about what may happen
Aptitude (noun): natural ability; talent
Chastise (verb): to punish; reprimand severely
Rarity (noun): person of thing that is uncommon
Palpable (adjective): able to be touched or felt
Petulantly (adjective): ill-humored;peevish
Bewilderment (noun): confusion or complete puzzlement
Nondescript (adjective): without interesting or striking characteristics

szavak 39

Question Answer
yard (jard) udvar
accident (ekszidont) baleset
clean the rooms kitakarit
taste (teiszt) megkostol
touch (tacs) megerint
screen (szkrin) kepernyo
like that igy
pleasant (plezont) kellemes
candlestick (kendolsztik) gyertyatarto
standard lamp (sztendord lemp) allolampa

Giver Vocab Ch. 1-3

Term Definition
Rasping (verb): scrape or grate with a rough tool
Distraught (adjective): mentally confused, bewildered
Distracted (adjective): turned away the mind or attention of
Wheedle (verb): to persuade with flattery
Nurturer (noun): one who takes care of, feeds
Disposition (noun): a person's general way of acting
Transgression (noun): act or instance of breaking the law
Apprehensive (adjective): fearful about what may happen
Aptitude (noun): natural ability; talent
Chastise (verb): to punish; reprimand severely
Rarity (noun): person or thing that is uncommon
Palpable (adjective): able to be touched or felt
Petulantly (adjective): ill-humored: peevish
Bewilderment (noun): confusion or complete puzzlement
Nondescript (adjective): without interesting or striking characteristics

Sports

Question Answer
Beisbol Baseball
Futball Soccer
FA?tball americano American football
Voleibol Valley ball
Basquebol Basketball
El gol Goal
El campo de fA?tbol Soccer field
El touchdown Touch down
La canasta Basket
El jonrA?n Homerun
Corree campo a travA©s To run cross country
Hockey sober hielo Ice hockey
El rugby Rugby
La Lucha Wrestling
El equipo Team
El jugador Player
La animaciA?n Cheerleading
El sA?ftbol Softball

Ono,nym,onym Word Name

Term Definition
acronym an abbreviation formed by combining the initial letters in words (NASA, NBA)
anonymous not named or identified
antonym a word that means the opposite of another word
eponym a person for whom something such as a city, building, or street has been named
homonym one of two or more words that are pronounced alike but have different spellings and meanings (isle, aisle)
onomatopoeia the formation of words that imitate sounds associated with objects or actions to which they refer
pseudonym false name
synonym one of two or more words that have the same meaning

Shakespeare Unit

Iambic Pentameter
Tragic Hero the main character or hero in a story whose own actions cause his/her downfall.
Pun An expression utilizing a play on words–often meant to be humorous.
Metaphor comparing two things without using like or as.
Simile comparing two unlike things with the words like or as.
Personification The attribution of human qualities on a non-human thing/s
Dramatic Irony The audience or reader knows more about a characters situation than the character knows.
SItuational Irony A situation in which actions have an effect that is opposite from what is intended.
Verbal Irony When a person says or writes one thing and means another, or used words to convey meaning that is the opposite of the literal.
Anachronism The misplacing of a person, object, or situation outside of its correct historical time; in Julius Caesar, the clock
Allusion A reference to mythological, literary, or historical person, place, or thing.
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Giver Vocab ch 1-3

Term Definition
Rasping (verb): scrape or grate with a rough tool
Distraught (adjective): mentally confused, bewildered
Distracted (adjective): turned away the mind or attention of
Wheedle (verb): to persuade with flattery
Nurturer (noun): one who takes care of, feeds
Disposition (noun): a person’s general way of acting
Transgression (noun): act or instance of breaking the law
Apprehensive (adjective): fearful about what may happen
Aptitude (noun): natural ability; talent
Chastise (verb): to punish; reprimand severely
Rarity (noun): person or thing that is uncommon
Palpable (adjective): able to be touched or felt
Petulantly (adjective): ill-humored; peevish
Bewilderment (noun): confusion or complete puzzlement
Nondescript (adjective): without interesting or striking characteristics

Weathering/Erosion Weathering, Erosion, and Deposition

Question Answer
another term for mechanical weathering physical weathering
key words for weathering "breaks down", "wearing down"
key words for erosion "moving", "washing away", "carrying away" –anything that causes movement
key words for deposition "forming", "drops"
examples of mechanical weathering ice wedging, root wedging, glaciers scraping, water breaking down, gravity, animals burrowing
examples of chemical weathering rust (oxidation), acid rain, cave formed by dissolved limestone
another word for rust oxidation
How does climate affect weathering? It affects the rate of weathering and can cause it to happen faster. Tornadoes, lots of rain, lots of snow, and strong winds can cause weathering to happen faster.
What is root wedging? when roots of plants break up the earth
How does ice wedging cause weathering? The water freezes and thaws, causing the ground to crack.
What is abrasion? the grinding away of rock by other rocks
four agents of erosion wind, water, ice (glaciers), gravity
What is runoff? water that doesn't soak into the ground
What is deposition? the dropping of sediments that have been carried by erosion
What is weathering? the breaking down of rocks
What is erosion? the processes that move sediments from one place to another
five environments of deposition marsh, river, delta, barrier island, beach