vocabulary lesson 1 q2 n.
Download
Skip this Video
Download Presentation
Vocabulary Lesson 1 Q2

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 13

Vocabulary Lesson 1 Q2 - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 53 Views
  • Uploaded on

Vocabulary Lesson 1 Q2. Context Clues. Standards. ELACC8RL4: Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including connotative meanings

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 'Vocabulary Lesson 1 Q2' - philip-obrien


Download Now 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
standards
Standards

ELACC8RL4: Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including connotative meanings

ELACC8L4: Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown words or phrases based on grade 8 reading and content, choosing flexibly from a range of strategies.

a. Use context (e.g., the overall meaning of a sentence or paragraph; a word’s position or function in a sentence) as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase

slide3
Task
  • Each of the follow sentences or sentence groups contains a word from this unit’s vocabulary list. Look at the way each word is used and use the context to determine the word’s meaning and part of speech. Later, we will confirm or add to the definition.
melodious
Melodious

He was eating an apple, and giving a long, melodious whoop, at intervals, followed by a deep-toned ding-dong-dong, ding-dong-dong, for he was personating a steamboat.

--Tom Sawyer, Mark Twain

Melodious birds filled the morning air with song.

melodious1
melodious
  • Adj;
  • Of or producing, or having a pleasant tune or sound; tuneful
tranquility
Tranquility

The sun rose upon atranquilworld, and beamed down upon the peaceful village.

--Mark Twain, Tom Sawyer

Squeaky finds a true sense of tranquility in her daily runs.

tranquility1
tranquility
  • Adj
  • Calm; peaceful
enthrall
Enthrall

Books constantly enthrall Walter; in fact, he often reads in school when he is supposed to be working on math or science.

Johnny becomes enthralled with the idea of playing with his kidnappers.

enthrall1
enthrall
  • Capture the attention of; interest greatly
slide10
Vex

But, for many minutes, the heart beat on with a muffled sound. This, however, did not vex me; it would not be heard through the wall.

I found the eye always closed; and so it was impossible to do the work; for it was not the old man who vexed me, but his Evil Eye. 

--Edgar Allen Poe, The Tell Tale Heart

slide11
vex
  • verb
  • To irritate; provoke; annoy; bother
belligerent
Belligerent

Because Walter constantly gets into fights, soon he establishes a reputation. Teachers view him as a belligerent child who is difficult to work with.

Johnny’s belligerence soon make his kidnappers wish they could just return him to his parents.

belligerent1
Belligerent
  • Adjective
  • Hostile and aggressive
ad