night vocabulary words n.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
Night Vocabulary Words PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
Night Vocabulary Words

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 11

Night Vocabulary Words - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 102 Views
  • Uploaded on

Night Vocabulary Words. Pages 3-28. Essential Question. How do word meanings and connotations evolve? . Penury (noun). Catherine was forced to live in near penury when the stock market crashed. Poverty; destitution . Annihilate (verb).

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Night Vocabulary Words' - aleta


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
essential question
Essential Question

How do word meanings and connotations evolve?

penury noun
Penury (noun)

Catherine was forced to live in near penury when the stock market crashed.

Poverty; destitution

annihilate verb
Annihilate (verb)

Two hours after the battle started, the building was completely annihilated.

To completely destroy

delusion noun
Delusion (noun)

My brother had a delusion when he thought he was stronger than me.

False impression

surreptitiously adverb
Surreptitiously (adverb)

Surreptitiously, Alex tried to cheat off of Anastasia’s paper.

Secretly

conflagration noun
Conflagration (noun)

After the nuclear conflagration, the entire city was obliterated.

Huge, Raging Fire

farce noun
Farce (noun)

After the governor stole money from contributors, the campaign became a farce from that point on.

Absurdity, mockery, sham

pious adjective
Pious (adjective)

The deeply pious man went to church every Sunday.

Devoutly religious

colic noun
Colic (noun)
  • Kyle doubled over in pain from a colic attack.

Sudden violent outburst of pain in the abdomen or bowels

liberation noun
Liberation (noun)

Abraham Lincoln helped in the liberation of the slaves.

Setting free from imprisonment