CE-Vocab Wiki

this is an adaptation of the wiki created by gretchen lee


This will be a very different approach to vocabulary because we are going to learn new words by using them in this wiki. Here is a model page


Directions (read carefully)
1. Click on the word you were assigned.
2. Make a wiki page on the word that uses all of the tasks below.

The Tasks

Start by writing your first name and last initial to receive proper credit.

A. First, state the word by writing: "The word is "and also provide the pronunciation of the word in parenthesis by using this pronunciation key.

B. Then write a sentence that uses that word.

C. Using either an online dictionary or a book, look up and add the definitions for the word. (Pick the meaning that most closely matches the context of the word in the sentence.) Make sure to give the source.

D. Find a picture that illlustrates the vocab word and upload it. Make sure to give the source.

E. Find 3 synonyms and 3 antonyms for the word. Give the source.

F. Write a paragraph connecting the word to something you have actually experienced. Be sure to use the word and lots of detail.

G. Explain how the word connects to a book or movie you have seen. Be sure to use the word and lots of detail to explain.

H. Find the word in print (book, magazine, article, Internet, comic book, etc.). Type the sentence the word appears in along with the details of where you found it. If you know how, scan it in and post it on the page. Explain how the word is used.

Of Mice and Men

Quiz 1

1.Bindle

2.Imperviously

3.Juncture

4.Lumbered

5.Morosely

6.Yammered

7.Apprehensive

8.Barley

9.Contorted


Quiz 2

10.Derogatory

11.Skeptically

12.Swamper

13.Bemused

14.Cowering

15.Derision

16.Receptive

17.Reprehensible

18.Scuttled


Unit One
  1. adulterate
  2. ambidextrous
  3. augment
  4. bereft
  5. deploy
  6. dour
  7. fortitude
  8. gape
  9. gibe
  10. guise
  11. insidious
  12. intimation
  13. opulent
  14. pliable
  15. reiterate
  16. stolid
  17. tentative
  18. unkempt
  19. verbatim
  20. warily

Unit Two
  1. adroit
  2. amicable
  3. averse
  4. belligerent
  5. benevolent
  6. cursory
  7. duplicity
  8. extol
  9. feasible
  10. grimace
  11. holocaust
  12. impervious
  13. impetus
  14. jeopardy
  15. meticulous
  16. nostalgia
  17. quintessence
  18. retrogress
  19. scrutinize
  20. tepid
Unit Three
  1. adversary
  2. alienate
  3. artifice
  4. coerce
  5. craven
  6. culinary
  7. delete
  8. demise
  9. exhilarate
  10. fallow
  11. harass
  12. inclement
  13. muse
  14. negligible
  15. perpetuate
  16. precedent
  17. punitive
  18. redress
  19. sojourn
  20. urbane
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