VCR Lesson 4
Fill in the blank with the most appropriate word from lesson 4
Fort Sumter is a famous _________ that defended soldiers in the civil war and served as the site of the first shots of the Civil War.
A place of refuge or defense
Redoubt comes through French and Italian from a Latin verb reducere meaning "to lead back" *its the same verb that gives us reduce
*Does not have anything to do with doubting!
Somewhere that is not defended or protected
Chose the correct letter of the sentence that uses the word CORRECTLY.
2) The redoubting soldiers had little hope at the end of the war.
3) Kathryns awful field hockey tryouts caused to her redoubt all of her athletic abilties.
4) Anna used the closet as a redoubt when she heard the intruder enter the house.
2) not an adjective, doubtful