Appease (verb) – to bring to a state of peace • Augment (verb) – to make larger; enlarge in size • Candid (adj.) – straightforward • Diffident (adj.) – lacking confidence in one’s own ability • Expunge (verb) – erase; wipe out or destroy • Extol (verb) – to praise highly • Inexorable (adj.) – unchangeable; not to be persuaded • Ostensible (adj.) – evident; conspicuous; obvious • Rancor (noun) – bitter; hatred; malice • Strident (adj.) – having an irritating quality or character
Tuesday 10/19 • Fold your paper into 12 boxes. • In the first box write your name in MLA format. • In each of the remaining boxes, write a vocabulary word and its part of speech at the top and draw a picture of the MOST IMPORTANT word of the definition. • In the last box write a sentence about Halloween using any word you would like. • Appease Augment Candid • Diffident Expunge Extol • Inexorable Ostensible Rancor • Strident
Wednesday 20/Thursday 21 Complete the Crossword Puzzle Hand Out. Don’t forget, you have a quiz Friday!!