Vocabulary Study Handout Wordly Wise Lesson 10 While Watching the Video: 1) Highlight the part of speech. 2) Fill out the synonyms and antonyms section. 3) Fill in all brain clues. Make your own or use the videos. 4) Mark any words you still do not fully understand. Ask me questions as I am available and write the answers into usage notes. Word abject Part of Speech and Definition adj. Most miserable; wretched. Synonym and Antonym S: A: advocate atrocity v. To plead in favor of; to defend. (n.) One who argues for or defends a person, group, or idea. n. An act of great cruelty and wickedness. commemorate v. To serve as a memorial to; to remember in a solemn manner. n. A form of a dialect language spoken in a certain geographical region that has its own grammar, pronunciation, and vocabulary. S: A: S: A: S: A: S: A: Your Memorizing Brain Clue Usage Notes Vocabulary Study Handout Wordly Wise Lesson 10 dire elite enhance adj. Having terrible consequences; urgent or desperate. S: n. A group that enjoys superior status to others. (adj.) Considered superior to others. S: v. To make greater or better. A: A: S: A: flagrant languish mute raze reprisal adj. Clearly offensive or bad; conspicuously acting against what is right. v. To lose hope, strength, or vitality because of neglect or bad conditions. v. To soften or tone down the sound of. (adj.) Not speaking or not able to speak; silent. v. To level to the ground; to destroy completely. n. A retaliation (payback) for an injury. S: A: S: A: S: A: S: A: S: A: Vocabulary Study Handout Wordly Wise Lesson 10 turmoil wreak n. A state of confusion or agitation; chaos v. 1. To bring about or inflict. 2. To express or vent. S: A: S: A: After Watching the Video 1) Complete Wordly Wise lesson E. Read the passage CLOSELY. (Mark it up to show your conclusions and questions.) Then follow the directions and answer the questions. *Notice how the new words are USED in sentences. 2) Write sentences for the new words either in your blue spiral OR on Evernote. *Make sure that you clearly show the meaning of the words, underline the vocabulary words, and follow the sentence pattern directions for this lesson. 3) When you are finished, make sure I check your sentences and sign your goal sheet for completion.