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Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 8:35pm by Ms. Sue
I've always been good with words and picked up new vocabulary easily. As a late teenager, I learned that people thought I was smarter than I thought I really was because of my wide vocabulary. So then I made a conscious effort to appear smart by using an educated vocabulary.
Monday, September 13, 2010 at 5:21pm by Ms. Sue
I need to find a unique and creative vocabulary based lesson for a 4th grader. The vocabulary lesson should be connected to oceanic animals.... It should be fun and something to spark students enthusiasm. Could you assist me in finding such a lesson? Thanks a mill
Sunday, April 6, 2008 at 7:57pm by Mary
Sunday, September 12, 2010 at 2:54pm by bobpursley
Sunday, September 12, 2010 at 2:57pm by bobpursley
By the end of your 5th French lesson, you have learned 20 vocabulary words. After 10 lessons you know 40 vocabulary words. Write an equation that gives the number of vocabulary words you know, y, in the terms of the number of lessons you had, x.
Wednesday, November 18, 2009 at 10:01pm by chica
i need to put 20 vocabulary words in a story helpp!!
Thursday, October 6, 2011 at 9:43pm by love
i need help with my home work please give me 10 vocabulary with sentence
Tuesday, March 4, 2008 at 8:18pm by stacy
Hello Jiskha, I wanted to know the meaning of the word BRACE, & how to use it in our daily Vocabulary. Thanks in Advance.
Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 11:49am by Zenit
answer each question based on your understanding of the boldfaced vocabulary what are some situation when levity is out of place
Sunday, February 5, 2012 at 2:02pm by tony
Need help with the fill in the blank vocabulary
Thursday, October 7, 2010 at 8:34am by Jie
English Vocabulary fill in the blank
I'll be glad to check your answers. Be sure you understand the meanings of the vocabulary words.
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 9:47pm by Ms. Sue
I disagree. http://www.vocabulary.co.il/connotative_denotative_vocabulary/
Friday, July 12, 2013 at 10:37pm by Ms. Sue
I have been out of HS for more than 30 years and I was wondering how is vocabulary taught? when i was in grade school we did everything phoenetically
Sunday, May 30, 2010 at 10:01pm by Tonni
Does anyone have the same Vocabulary book I do? It's about 3/4 the size of a textbook, with a orange cover with a blue pencil on it. If so, could someone please tell what the words are for Unit 3? Thank you!
Wednesday, September 19, 2007 at 6:52pm by MJ
Make a list -- what is good about vocabulary? Why should anyone learn vocabulary words? After you've done that, I'll try to help you come up with a commercial.
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 5:42pm by Ms. Sue
7th grade math vocabulary
I need a math vocabulary work that begins with a J
Monday, March 9, 2009 at 7:16pm by Avery
Improving Vocabulary Skills
Nope. We do not have Vocabulary Skills book.
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 8:02pm by Ms. Sue
Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. If we had the title of the book and the publisher, often there are sites online to help you. With out that information, there are simply too many vocabulary books at different levels to find yours.
Wednesday, September 19, 2007 at 6:52pm by SraJMcGin
Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Both these books are recommended for high school. 1. http://www.vocabulary.com/VUctmobyD.html 2. http://www.vocabulary.com/VUcthuckF.html 3. (here Moby Dick is listed under "Grade 6" Reading Level): (Broken Link Removed)
Sunday, November 4, 2007 at 10:49am by SraJMcGin
Does anyone know of some good ways to study vocabulary?
Wednesday, August 20, 2008 at 6:12pm by Mickey
in vocabulary class, we have 2 make a comercial about vocabulary. Please help. I wan't 2 make this commercial perfect so my group can get A's.
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 5:42pm by Celest
if i have the meaning of a word and not the vocabulary word, how do i find the vocabulary word?
Tuesday, November 18, 2008 at 12:30am by danara
Improving Vocabulary Skills
Can you help me with the ten words to fill in each blank on Improving Vocabulary Skills Chapter 13, 14, 15, 16, 17 for the Final Check 2?
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 8:02pm by Divine0324
First: Did you learn most of your vocabulary through direct classroom instruction? I doubt it. Don't we learn new vocabulary through all of those means? I agree with your second answer.
Monday, May 9, 2011 at 9:08pm by Ms. Sue
Hello, Did you try to answer yourself ? x = number of lessons y = number of vocabulary words I help you : 5x = 20y ( 5th French lesson, you have learned 20 vocabulary words ) It's math Good luck :)
Wednesday, November 18, 2009 at 10:01pm by Kanon
Vocabulary implies the meanings of the word. Phonics, of course, is important in the pronunciation of words. But it's also necessary that students understand the meanings of new words. This is usually taught in context with reading assignments.
Sunday, May 30, 2010 at 10:01pm by Ms. Sue
Thank you very much for helping me with THAT definition, but what about the others? Do you think you could find some simple definitions for me? Or you could at least tell me where to look for them. P.S. My vocabulary book that I am using in School is called Vocabulary Workshop...
Thursday, March 13, 2008 at 12:03pm by Lynn
Sorry I don't have time to think right now but I do have a SEARCH for you: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p=how+to+teach+new+German+vocabulary One quick idea is that I had a huge picture file with people, activities, sports, clothing, etc. It was handy to teach ...
Tuesday, April 6, 2010 at 10:26am by SraJMcGin
i want vocabulary
Thursday, February 7, 2008 at 12:01am by ali
read each clue below.then find the vocabulary word on the right that matches the clue.draw a line from the clue to the word.
Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 8:47pm by makayla
I disagree. You have posted this before, and I disagreed then ... and still do! Each of us has several vocabularies. Read the first paragraph here: http://www.readinga-z.com/research/vocabulary.html I'm generalizing here, but overall these things seem to be true: Our listening...
Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at 10:14am by Writeacher
When you ask for a vocabulary word, always 1. check the spelling very carefully, including capitalization. 2. include the context, or exactly how the word is used. Taken as it is spelled, I know of no such word. It is also helpful to know if you were reading literature, ...
Sunday, July 4, 2010 at 1:54pm by SraJMcGin
What I meant is: let's see what you have in Spanish. You must write this in Spanish, right? Look at your textbook, select the vocabulary you know and use that! You can become very inventive, but the simpliest thing to do is to always use the vocabulary and structure (verbs, ...
Tuesday, December 7, 2010 at 9:54am by SraJMcGin
I am stuck on the following from my vocabulary homework: 4. The elm tree_________is causing many of the trees to die. (a) stagnation (b) havoc (c) blight (d)decomposition I have ruled out (b) havoc. I am 100% sure that one is not correct. I think the right answer is (a) ...
Monday, January 7, 2008 at 3:24pm by anonymous
spanish Sra McGuin
P.S. A word of caution. This vocabulary does not look like something you have had? Be sure you use the structures and vocabulary you have learned in class. If you write this out first in English and then try to translate literally (word for word), that is the WORST thing you ...
Sunday, November 4, 2007 at 11:14pm by SraJMcGin
Saturday, February 18, 2012 at 5:20pm by Ms. Sue
Study this list in this site. http://www.esldesk.com/vocabulary/pronouns I'll be glad to check your answer.
Monday, November 26, 2012 at 4:50pm by Ms. Sue
I think German has fewer exceptions, variations, and irregularities than English does. Since English is a combination of languages with Germanic roots (mostly grammar and structure and some vocabulary) and all the Latin and Greek influences (mostly in vocabulary), there seem ...
Monday, December 17, 2012 at 10:49am by Writeacher
Prefixes: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/vocabulary.htm#prefix Suffixes: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/vocabulary.htm#suffix So ... which one of those words has a suffix but not a prefix?
Sunday, May 9, 2010 at 10:50pm by Writeacher
troubles and events that cause suffering http://www.vocabulary.com/dictionary/tribulation
Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 5:47pm by Ms. Sue
http://www.esldesk.com/vocabulary/pronouns Let us know what you learn.
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 8:51pm by Writeacher
Yes, good job on #1. Without knowing the vocabulary you have had, you may not have had what I choose. 2. El profesor enseña (teaches) or habla (talks); el alumno ve (sees) or escribe en (writes on) or lee de (reads from) Sra P.S. Usually you will have a list of words or each ...
Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 5:39pm by SraJMcGin
vernacular, accent, argot, articulation, brogue, cant, communication, conversation, dialect, diction, dictionary, discourse, doublespeak, expression, gibberish, idiom, interchange, jargon, lexicon, lingua franca, palaver, parlance, patois, phraseology, prose, signal, slang, ...
Monday, March 30, 2009 at 1:04pm by GuruBlue
Word parts are roots, prefixes, and suffixes. http://www.eslgold.com/vocabulary/word_parts.html
Monday, September 10, 2012 at 5:05pm by Ms. Sue
Pronouns: I, me, we, us, our, my you, your he, she, it, they, them, him, her Here are more pronouns: http://www.esldesk.com/vocabulary/pronouns
Thursday, September 16, 2010 at 8:52pm by Ms. Sue
I think you can come up with answers from the definition of interdependence: http://www.vocabulary.com/dictionary/interdependence You mean for countries, but use people or plants or animals as examples.
Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 2:43pm by Damon
You might print this chart of prefixes so that you can refer to it any time. http://www.englishclub.com/vocabulary/prefixes.htm
Monday, May 19, 2008 at 2:12pm by Ms. Sue
Here are two more good articles about vocabulary: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vocabulary and http://www.city-journal.org/2013/23_1_vocabulary.html
Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at 10:14am by Writeacher
One of favorite professor's suggestions was to somehow find a way to meaningfully and personally connect a new word to yourself. Invest in a good dictionary and thesaurus. Learn how to use context clues to figure out unfamiliar terms before resorting to a dictionary, however. ...
Wednesday, August 20, 2008 at 6:12pm by Brandon
12th Grade Vocabulary Antonyms Practice
Does anyone know of a good place that I can practice 12th grade vocabulary antonyms?
Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 3:17pm by Angela
English 7 -
Did you proofread your first paragraph? Here are the corrections for it: This year I made some great improvement as a writer. I added great vocabulary words to my essays. When I'm reading, it improve my writing. << This sentence makes no sense. I learned new vocabulary ...
Thursday, June 7, 2012 at 10:16pm by Ms. Sue
Science Help! Just 2 Questions! Really Quick!
First one No http://www.vocabulary.com/dictionary/placental%20mammal second one looks ok
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at 12:38pm by Damon
What's the vocabulary word for the definition (activities such as camping in wilderness areas) Surely you have a list of words to choose from. THere are many words or phrases that fit these words, but which is your vocabulary word? Only you have access to those words. It's ...
Sunday, March 18, 2007 at 2:01pm by Mack
vocabulary, poster = mon affiche (feminine).....parceque il = parce qu'elle me rappelle de mon livre favori (masculine) dans ma cinquième année. Je l'ai reçue comme mon prix d'un tirage au sort. NOTE: Invest in a good paperback dictionary, English--->French/French--->...
Friday, May 22, 2009 at 10:37am by SraJMcGin
Thursday, July 14, 2011 at 12:34pm by Ms. Sue
crossword puzzles sports
Sunday, September 13, 2009 at 11:44am by Ms. Sue
Thursday, September 10, 2009 at 4:22pm by Ms. Sue
It's a metaphor. http://www.englishclub.com/vocabulary/figures-simile.htm
Sunday, May 22, 2011 at 11:07pm by Ms. Sue
We HELP here but we do not DO your work for you! Here's a good way to "attack" this. 1. line up the vowels (a, e, i, o, u) 2. line up the consonants 3. count the letters 4. think of the vocabulary that you have been studying 5. try letter combinations EXAMPLE: mincara 1. a a i...
Wednesday, June 1, 2011 at 9:40pm by SraJMcGin
"lied" is incorrect. Let us know what you think should be used in its place. http://www.englishclub.com/vocabulary/cw-lie-lay.htm
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 1:51am by Writeacher
You'll find these definitions and much more here: http://education.jlab.org/beamsactivity/6thgrade/vocabulary/index.html
Tuesday, May 25, 2010 at 2:06pm by Ms. Sue
You and T.J. are wrong! The women raised is correct. http://www.englishclub.com/vocabulary/cw-raise-rise.htm
Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 9:08pm by Ms. Sue
UPON is a preposition. It starts the phrase "upon this continent." http://www.englishclub.com/vocabulary/prepositions-list.htm
Monday, June 3, 2013 at 7:00pm by Ms. Sue
Monday, November 5, 2012 at 6:38pm by Ms. Sue
6th grade grammar please help
1 and 3 are wrong. Use this list to find prepositions. http://www.englishclub.com/vocabulary/prepositions-list.htm 4. A 5. D
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 9:20pm by Ms. Sue
You can also take advantage of such "simple" words to learn obscure meanings, the history of the word, and try to make a story using all your vocabulary words with the second or third dictionary meaning instead of the most common definition. Doing this will help you increase ...
Thursday, May 21, 2009 at 9:17pm by LehrerinSagt
Grammar and Composition
http://www.google.com/search?q=grade+8+vocabulary+words&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a I just googled GRADE 8 VOCABULARY WORDS and got all these. Change the grade level for different words.
Friday, April 23, 2010 at 3:58pm by Writeacher
Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Simplify what you are saying, using the structures you have studied and the vocabulary. First of all, you need to pick a subject, so try to pick one with the current vocabulary you are studying. Any newspaper will give you ...
Monday, March 3, 2008 at 12:55pm by SraJMcGin
Remember that the past participle is always used with a helping verb -- have, had, had, was, were. http://www.englishclub.com/vocabulary/irregular-verbs-list.htm
Monday, February 14, 2011 at 9:12pm by Ms. Sue
Monday, December 3, 2012 at 7:55pm by Ms. Sue
herp is right. These are really good. One thing, though: In #1, use either "is" or "lies" (not "lays"). It's that tricky pair of verbs that many English speakers don't get! http://www.englishclub.com/vocabulary/cw-lie-lay.htm
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 3:03am by Writeacher
Friday, August 2, 2013 at 7:26pm by Ms. Sue
¡Hola, Unidad! Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help forum. Often your textbook has a vocabulary list and if this is an activity from a certain chapter, the words will be listed there. Also, what type of vocabulary are you studying at the time - school, vacation, ...
Monday, February 18, 2008 at 6:42am by SraJMcGin
Please try some of the following links: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p=Sadlier-Oxford+Vocabulary+Workshop Sra
Tuesday, November 2, 2010 at 2:15pm by SraJMcGin
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/compounds.htm This webpage has a good explanation of compound words, including those that are spelled as one word each, those that are hyphenated, and those that are spelled as two words esch. http://www.manythings.org/vocabulary/lists/a/...
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at 2:11pm by Writeacher
A jumper is usually worn by a girl instead of a boy. Usually one says checkered instead of checked. Here is a great site for words for clothing.http://www.manythings.org/vocabulary/lists/c/words.php?f=clothes
Thursday, March 27, 2008 at 4:03pm by GuruBlue
Thursday, December 17, 2009 at 7:22am by Writeacher
Friday, August 2, 2013 at 7:12pm by Ms. Sue
I just want an opinion here. I've been writing for about ten years, and I've improved greatly. Though, now I'm beginning to feel like I've reached a standstill. I still read a lot to expand my knowledge and vocabulary, and I bounce back and forth between different styles, but ...
Tuesday, December 24, 2013 at 9:10pm by Me
Thursday, March 6, 2008 at 3:41pm by Anonymous
Thursday, March 6, 2008 at 3:49pm by Anonymous
Monday, September 8, 2008 at 4:34pm by Anonymous
Monday, November 17, 2008 at 7:30pm by Sam
Friday, January 9, 2009 at 6:21pm by Anonymous
Monday, February 23, 2009 at 9:07pm by Anonymous
ok, thank you for your help :)
Wednesday, April 1, 2009 at 11:34am by Viola
vocabulary, Thank you!
Saturday, August 22, 2009 at 6:06pm by Anya
Sunday, January 31, 2010 at 6:19pm by bobpursley
Friday, March 19, 2010 at 10:40am by george
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 8:37pm by Jasmine
Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 12:37am by TammieChristina
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 7:24pm by cici
Thank you!! :)
Sunday, December 15, 2013 at 1:54pm by Eden S.
Spanish Help?? (URGENT)
The easiest way to write a dialogue is to use Interrogative Words: ¿quién, qué, cómo, por qué, cuándo, cuánto, dónde,? etc. Depending upon your textbook , there should be examples in the book, plus the vocabulary you are studying. The usual pattern for a dialogue is: 1. ...
Saturday, September 12, 2009 at 6:00pm by SraJMcGin
Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here is a site in Spanish about the Civil War in Spain. Surely you can pick some vocabulary: http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guerra_civil_espa%C3%B1ola There must be more direction! Use vocabulary you are studying that would be ...
Thursday, September 4, 2008 at 6:55pm by SraJMcGin
http://www.teachervision.fen.com/vocabulary/reading-comprehension/6697.html Scroll down and pay close attention to the examples and categories. Make a sentence using the first pair; then make a comparable sentence for the second pair and fill in the blank.
Tuesday, February 19, 2008 at 1:31pm by Writeacher
Tuesday, October 30, 2007 at 7:03pm by Ms. Sue
Monday, January 14, 2008 at 6:39pm by Gabby
Thanks, I thought so.
Thursday, March 6, 2008 at 3:43pm by Anonymous