Tangerine Part 1 Vocabulary Practice Sheet Name: __________________________________ Hour:_____________ Find 3 synonyms for each of the following words. Write them in the space provided. 1. splinter 2. regulations 3. migrant 4. incapable 5. coincidence Draw a picture of each word in the blank below to correctly display the meaning. Impair Affliction Dense Torque Scowl Look up the part of speech for each of the following words. 1. Torque ___________________________________________ 2. Incapable_________________________________________ 3. Coincidence_______________________________________ Pre-AP Academic Vocabulary Practice 1. The ____________of the country after the war was generally optimistic. 2. A reliable _________________ is not always found in a story. 3. Our ______________, Paul, gives us frequent flashbacks to previous events in time. 4. What could be Erik’s _____________ for teasing Paul about his eyesight? 5. The thump of the soccer ball in the net is an __________________. 6. It is rare that a novel has 2nd person ________________. 7. The audio book _____________ of Tangerine is done by a professional actor. 8. The book I am reading has the suspenseful ____________of a mystery. 9. Mr. Fisher’s ______________ for pushing Erik to be a football star is based on his own regrets. 10. To best describe the sounds of a football game, the author implements ________________s in the writing.