Students will take a cumulative vocabulary test on all of the words they found in Twilight Los Angeles, Beloved, The Color Purple, and The Great Gatsby.
Deft = quick
Fractiousness = irritable
Tangible = touchable
Parceled = distributed/given out evenly.
Incredulously = unwilling to believe
Privy = to have knowledge of a secret
Impenetrable = to impossible to pass through
Sedative = a medicine that numbs people and puts them to sleep.
Rakish = sportingly stylish
Contemptuous = hateful
Bond = debt that is sold and promised to be paid back with interest.
Blasphemy = insulting one’s God.
Terrapin = small turtle
Simpleton = someone of low intelligence
Indulge = to take pleasure in something
Listless = lacking energy
Boisterous = rowdy/energetic
Ostracism = to shun someone
Fondle = to touch in a sexual way
Fleet = swift/fast
Immense = large