Name: articulate distraught cavort eulogy Date: Junior Vocab 3-1 Worksheet credence decry evince exhume dissemble feckless 1. An educated citizenry will not give ____________________to wild charges of extremists seeking to undermine our political and economic system. 2. When Bill was told that he had made the varsity wrestling team, he began to ___________________ around the gym like a young colt. 3. The assembly speaker couldn’t be understood because he mumbled his word instead of ___________________ them clearly. 4. The new chairman___________________ what she called the “deplorable tendency of so many Americans to try to get something for nothing.” 5. When news of the school fire ran through town, ___________________ parents rushed to the scene of the blaze. 6. Though I prefer to be as open and above board as possible, I have learned that it is sometimes wiser or more tactful to ___________________. 7. Every Memorial Day, the Mayor delivers a(n) ______________________ extolling the selfless devotion of those who have died in defense of this country. 8. In the hands of our hopelessly _______________________ producer, what should have been a surefire hit turned into a resounding fiasco. 9. When new evidence turned up in the case, the court ordered the coroner to _____________________ the victim’s body and reexamine it. 10. Even at an early age, my sister______________________ a strong interest in studying medicine. Synonyms: Choose the word that is most nearly like the words below. 11. feared for the helpless child ____________________ 12. acknowledged the idea was good _____________________ 13. gamboled in the wading pool _____________________ 14. disguised his feelings _____________________ 15 tried to calm the frantic parents _____________________ 16. did exhibit true remorse _____________________ 17. uncovered the buried treasure _____________________ Antonyms: Choose the word that is most nearly the opposite of the words below. 18. managed to mumble a quick response _____________________ 19. rose to commend the new regime _____________________ 20. published her lengthy diatribe ______________________ ADDITIONAL HW Nights: Write a sentence using the vocabulary words. Circle the vocab. word and underline all clue words. Use a separate paper for each. Write Unit 1-2 first 5 (HW#2) and 2nd 5 at the top (HW#3).