EDL VOCABUL ARY #3 B E L LW O R K MONDAY, FEBRUARY 8 Write out the definitions to the vocabulary words for the week. • 1. universal – adj.- including everyone • 2. veto – verb- to deny something • 3. trend –noun- a fad • 4. stanza – noun- a division of a poem • 5. sophomore – noun- to be in the 2nd year of a 4 year program • 6. ruthless – adj.- cruel TUESDAY, FEBRUARY TH 9 Add to your definition list for the week. • 7. revise –verb- to change in order to correct or improve • 8. reprieve –noun- a break or temporary relief from punishment or other task • 9. repel – verb- to fight against; resist • 10. recruit –noun- a new member • 11. Antecedent- a word to which a pronoun refers or that a pronoun replaces. It must agree with the pronoun. Example: Marco’s sister spent her vacation in San Diego. WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY TH 10 Write out the sentence, circling the vocabulary word and drawing arrows between the pronoun and its antecedent. • 1. Universal health care is offered in the United States, but it is a divisive issue among many groups. • 2. Everyone wanted to eat Subway for lunch, however my mom vetoed their idea. • 3. Wearing tall socks is a trend Mrs. Rapp doesn’t understand because she is out of touch with what is stylish. THURSDAY, FEBRUARY TH 11 Write out the sentence and insert the correct vocabulary word. • 1. The government sought to __________ the rebels during their invasion. • 2. I broke my poem into four different __________, but they all had the same rhyme scheme. • 3. National Honor Society will welcome new ____________(s) into membership this spring. FRIDAY, FEBRUARY TH 12 Write out the sentence, inserting the correct vocabulary word and drawing arrows between the pronoun and its antecedent. • 1. Sometimes Mrs. Rapp needs a ____________ from grading, but it piles up anyway! • 2. The politician is known for his ________ behavior, for he will do anything to get ahead. • 3. My brother is a ___________ in high school, so he thinks he is really cool.