“Still I Rise”. Vocabulary. Bitter:. (Adj.) Angry; harsh Ex: After practicing her kicks for two weeks straight, Marcy was bitter to be cut from the kickline team. Twisted:. (Adj.) Cruel; warped Ex: Cinderella’s step-mother was twisted in the way she kept her step-daughter as a servant.
Ex: After practicing her kicks for two weeks straight, Marcy was bitter to be cut from the kickline team.
Ex: Cinderella’s step-mother was twisted in the way she kept her step-daughter as a servant.
Ex: Carlos wondered how many colleagues Mary had trod on to be promoted so early in her job.
Ex: Kendra was irritated by her little sister’s sassiness while she was baby-sitting.
Ex: The United States was beset by hard times and financial hardships during the Great Depression.
Ex: The puppy let out a soulful cry as he was left alone in the dark.
Ex: The rich woman’s haughtiness over all her money was unbearable to be around.
Ex: Maria hadn’t meant to offend Jessica when she said her hair was ratty, but it was a mess!
Ex: James stared miserably the collapsed huts on the beach…obviously he hadn’t made them properly.
Ex: After the Lang’s adopted April, it wasn’t long before she rooted herself in the family, as if she had been there forever.
Juanita squeezed the ketchup bottle and watched the ketchup welling to the top and then spilled all over her plate.
Hannah watched as the wave headed towards the beach, swelling as it went until it was enormous enough to take out the island.