1. Accept(Verb)- consent to receive
A. My mom accepted my dads proposal, but it took her 14 years.
B. A women accepting a wedding ring.
A. At Walmart dogs are not aloud except guide dogs, so we left our dog at home.
B. A notice about dogs that aren't
3. Affect(Verb)- To make a difference to something
A. The affect of you pushing someone is you pushing them, but if you get pushed that is the effect.
B. Someone getting pushed into water.
4. Effect(Noun)- Consequence of ones action
A. Although the effect is getting pushed into water, my brother said it was the affect.
B. Someone in water after being pushed
5. Principle(Noun)- a system of belief or behavior or for a chain of reasoning.
6. Allusion(Noun)- an expression designed to call something to mind without mentioning it explicitly; an indirect or passing reference
7. Onomatopoeia(Noun)- a sound associated with what is named
A. Although my brother thought onomatopoeia is a pea, its not.
B. The car is vrooming
8. Alliteration(Noun)- the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning of adjacent or closely connected words.
A. How Howard hid Helen hippopotamus, is humble.
B. A alliteration about a boy picking pickled peppers.
9. Irony(Noun)- A contrast between what is expected and what actually happens
A. My cousin was expecting a girl, but ironically she had a boy.
B. Stone talking about irony as irony happens.
10. Figurative(Adjective)- Departing from literal use if words
A. Not many people know what figurative is, but I do now.
B. The boy is listening
In my trailer my family is at two fairs, because my brother and I take still projects/animals to fair. My trailer has pictures of our 4-H group, Town & Country, scraping then painting the open class barn. My family also went to State Fair there was a pig that weighed 1,770 pounds it is Ohio’s heaviest pig.
My goal is to pass all my classes with A’s, so I want to be better at doing homework. My plan is to not read or play on my phone until supper. So that I can do homework, until supper time. As long as I do not forget my homework at school, I can do it at home. Another way I could get better grades is to do homework in trojan time, so that I don't have homework at home. Although I should take my assignment notebook home, I forget too.
I’m a warm hearted girl that has goals to become a restaurant owner although it will be hard to get started with a big competition. When I go into high school I hope to go to Ehove to start culinary arts, so when I go to college I will be able to graduate with all A’s. After high school I will try to go to either a culinary school in Pittsburg since it is a really good school that is close to home.
Week of August 29 - September 2
A. Argument(Noun)- Multiple views from different Vocabulary people
B. Denotation and connotation are an argument about the dictionary definition and your own definition.
A. Cite(Verb)- to quote a passage, book, or author as evidence for an argument or statement, especially in a school work
B. Although Mason new I was right, I still cited for our argument.
3. Passive Voice
A. Passive Voice(Noun)- The noun or noun phrase that would be the object of an active sentence.
B. I asked Liz what passive voice was, but she did not know.
A. Giving human trait to nonhumans
B. bugs bunny has personification
Bugs bunny talking and almost getting eaten.
5. Point of View
A. Point of View(Noun)- In fictional stories the narrator's view of the story.
B. Because my class is reading different books, so we all have a different point of view.
A group of people with different views of the snow.
A. Collaborate(Verb)- work in a group on an activity, to get something done
B. During Daniels Story we had to collaborate in groups of four.
Teamwork involves collaborating.
A. Evolve(Verb)- develop from a simple to a more complex form.
B. Every year you pass in school you get harder work, so you are evolving.
Apple the store evolved apple sign over the years.
A. Meticulous(Adjective)- showing great attention to detail; very careful and precise.
B. Doctors have to be meticulous, so they don't injure their patients.
A doctor being meticulous.
A. Articulate(Adjective)- having or showing the ability to speak fluently and coherently
B. I have to take speech because my R's are bad.
The first lady giving a speech.
A. Agile(Adjective)- To move quickly and easily
B. In basketball Liz has to be agile because she is the point guard.
Summer Sweeting being agile in basketball.