Marriage is a Private Affair - Methacton School District

Marriage is a Private Affair - Methacton School District

Marriage is a Private Affair By Chinua Achebe Disposed Verb

Inclined to act in a certain manner Disposed He is disposed to be a comedian just like his

father. Retreat Noun A safe, peaceful place

Retreat The church members went on a group retreat to pray and reflect. Disconcertingly

Adverb In a manner that confuses and disturbs Disconcertingly Sally disconcertingly sped

across both lanes unexpectedly when she dropped her coffee in her lap. Homily Noun

Sermon; sermon-like speech Homily The priest gave a homily at Marys wedding.

Dissuasion Noun Advising against Dissuasion

The lawyer used dissuasion to convince the jury. Commiserate Verb

Sympathize Commiserate America commiserates with the families of all of th

the September 11 victims families. Deference Noun

Courteous respect Deference He is shown much deference by his colleagues because of his

high position and positive encouragement. Persevere Verb Continue; keep trying

Persevere Many athletes continue to persevere even after a loss. Perfunctorily

Adverb In an uninterested way Perfunctorily Sam sat in class taking notes perfunctorily because science

was his least favorite subject. Implore Verb To beg; ask urgently

Implore Parents implore their children not to drink and drive. Remorse

Noun (abstract) Bitter regret or guilt Remorse Billy felt deep remorse for having neglected his

family over the years. Palestinian Poems Lover From Palestine Warmth of Blood Diameter of a Bomb

Orphan Noun Child whose mother and father are deceased The orphan held onto her parents

picture to remember their life together before the accident. Misery Noun Great wretchedness

After the break up, the girl cried in misery, and she didnt leave her bed for three days. Comrade Noun

Friend; close companion My comrades and I like to play paintball every Saturday; we have so much fun together. Stoked

Verb To stir up; feed; fuel My brother stoked my dog by taking his toy and hiding it just out his reach.

Radiant Adjective Shining brightly; filled with light; showing pleasure; love; well being Her smile was radiant as she walked down the aisle towards her

future husband. Ember Noun Smoldering remains of a fire After we went camping, my dad

put water over the embers to prevent a forest fire or accident. Solitary Adjective Living or being alone; single

I love being a solitary shopper, so I dont have to wait for anyone, and I can get what I need and go. Centimeter

Noun Metric unit of measure; 1/100 of a meter (.394 inches) Questions?

Sentences Due: Quiz Date:

Recently Viewed Presentations

  • North Seattle Human Services Summit

    North Seattle Human Services Summit

    Neighborhoods in the northernmost part of Seattle—Bitter Lake, Cedar Park, and areas around Northgate and Lake City—experience high rates of poverty. However, consistently higher rates of poverty prevail in the southern part of Seattle. 2
  • The Estimation of Protein Structure in Solution Using

    The Estimation of Protein Structure in Solution Using

    Linear Regression This method assumes that the CD spectrum of a protein can be represented by a linear combination of the spectra of the secondary structural elements, plus a noise term which includes the contribution of aromatic chromophores. 2 8...
  • Chapter 12 Lesson 1 Wartime America - Ms. Shauntee-Wilson

    Chapter 12 Lesson 1 Wartime America - Ms. Shauntee-Wilson

    German submarines were sinking American cargo ships at a terrifying rate. Kaiser's shipyards built many kinds of ships, but they were best known for basic cargo ships called Liberty ships. ... Frustrated by the situation, A. Philip Randolph, the head...
  • STARR User Group_TS - Georgia

    STARR User Group_TS - Georgia

    State Technology Annual Report Registry (STARR) Application Inventory. ... The SRS Maturity Dashboard represent cumulative operational responses from Business Owners and CIOs input related to the current state of their agency; data, systems and IT security. ... STARR User Group_TS
  • Transforming Story - Disciple Nations Alliance

    Transforming Story - Disciple Nations Alliance

    Nous ne sommes pas en train de dire toute l'histoire. Illustrations** - Exemple de Darrow - un village où l'Eglise a été pendant 20 ans, et où les gens vivaient toujours dans le désespoir. ... Thomas Malthus - La théorie...
  • Document Based Questioning

    Document Based Questioning

    You must refer to all four terms (OPVL) for both sources to receive full marks. Avoid overly simplistic statements like "This source is a primary source and therefore valuable" or "a limitation of this source is that it is biased"....
  • งานนำเสนอ PowerPoint

    งานนำเสนอ PowerPoint

    สิ่งปฏิกูลหรือวัสดุที่ไม่ใช้แล้วที่มีรหัสเลข 6 หลักกำกับด้วยตัวอักษร HM (Hazardous waste - Mirror entry) ผู้ประกอบการต้องทำการวิเคราะห์ตามหลักเกณฑ์ที่กำหนดใน ...
  • Scintillation Detectors - Virginia Commonwealth University

    Scintillation Detectors - Virginia Commonwealth University

    Calculate a chi-square test and describe its role in quality control of scintillation detectors Background Background responses are those detected but not originating with the intended source Sources Cosmic Radiation Radiation from other decaying materials Misrepresented electrical signals All radiation...