AbraVocabra: The Amazingly Sensible Approach to Teaching by Amy Rider, et al.

By Amy Rider, et al.

Aid your scholars increase their vocabularies with AbraVocabra, a e-book that makes educating vocabulary effortless and potent. The ebook contains 24 lists of 12 words—all phrases taken from newspapers, magazines, and tv. The phrases are functional phrases that any kind of proficient individual is probably going to come across in genuine life.AbraVocabra contains the following:"tip-off" sentences to aid scholars determine what the phrases mean;simple, student-friendly definitions;lots of rules for purchasing the scholars to exploit, and hence research, the phrases; attention-grabbing exams that do greater than ask scholars to "regurgitate" definitions; andplaying playing cards and directions for taking part in the "Vocabra" game.AbraVocabra has every thing a instructor must aid scholars extend their vocabularies.

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Overly emotional b. overly suspicious c. goodness; moral excellence; a good quality or feature d. full of meaning; having great impact e. self respect and honor f. existing always, without beginning or end g. extreme confusion or disorder h. nasal spray i. faultless; free from error j. to rise from; to become visible or known k. warm and friendly l. warm and sweaty m. writing tool used in the Victorian era n. to humble yourself in a degrading way before someone o. found not guilty ____ 12. grovel Fill-in-the-Blank Directions: The first 10 words listed above belong in the story below.

Maternal ____ 9. fluent ____ 10. guffaw ★ Bonus Words ____ 11. gumption a. b. c. d. e. f. g. h. i. j. k. l. m. n. o. able to write or speak easily and smoothly a loud, coarse burst of laughter to comfort; to make someone feel less sad greedy a sound made by elephants when they are angry boring because it’s all the same things worth remembering to spit to walk slowly or leisurely a blue liquid used for cleaning small in amount motherly; having to do with mothers cousinly; having to do with cousins conceited; selfish initiative and courage; “get-up-and-go” ____ 12.

AbraVocabra • Copyright © 2003 Cottonwood Press, Inc. com 46 List #4 continued A “just plain disgusting” character would have been his brother Hank, who belched the alphabet backwards every morning at breakfast and finished his show by threatening to (2)__________________ in Antonio’s cereal if he didn’t applaud. “Unforgettable character,” though, was hard. Hank was unforgettable, but not in a good way. Besides, he didn’t want to think about Hank any more than he had to. Finally Antonio’s mother suggested that he visit Uncle Lou, his father’s oldest brother.

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