vocab for expositions

Jacinta Redmond

Spelling words


demolition

vigilance

quell

morsel

bleak

tolerance

incorrigible

deviate

commended

contorted

exposition

theory

defence

ethics

interpretation



what we have to do


  • Choose 15 words from the list to learn over the week. Highlight them and learn them...you will be tested on your selected words on Monday next week.

  • Rewrite your selected words, putting them into interesting sentences that show you understand their meanings.

  • List your selected words into parts of speech categories; nouns, verbs, adjectives.

  • Using the following words create a rebus to represent them. defense, monotony, bleak.

  • Find and write the dictionary meaning for the following list words: incorrigible, versatile, detrimental and exposition.

  • Find synonyms for the following list words: theory, diligently, quell and ethics.



Sentences

demolition- There was a demolition team knocking down a building

vigilance- The police dog have to have vigilance for there job

quell- The is a quarter quell in the Hunger games

morsel- I had a morsel of my Halloween lollies

bleak- The sky was bleak on a rainy day

Tolerance- You need to have tolerance to over people

incorrigible- You are a incorrigible child

deviate- We will deviate off the route

commended- We got commended for getting awards in class

contorted- Someones arm was contorted

exposition- We got given the exposition of someones point of view

theory- Different people have a different theory

defense- My friends goes to defense classes

Ethnics- Some people are in an ethnics groups

interpretation-My little cousin did an interpretation of a cat



Verb-Doing words

Quell

deviate

commended


Adjectives-Describing words

Bleak

Incorrigible

contorted

ethnics

Nouns- Things (Something you can take a picture of)

Demolition

vigilance

Morsel

Tolerence

exposition

theory

defense

interpretation

Dictionary meanings

incorrigible- not corrigible; bad beyond correction or reform: incorrigible behavior; an incorrigible liar.

versatile- versatile

detrimental-capable of or adapted for turning easily from one to another of various tasks, fields of endeavor,

exposition-a large scale public exhibition or show, as of art or manufactured products:


Synomons

theory- Philosophy

diligently- Carefully

quell-Crush

ethics- Principles