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Saturday Synopsis

Battle-wearied infantrymen straggled into their cantonment.

Dear Uncle Harold is an otiose glutton with a fondness for his hammock.

A querulous customer shoved the sandwich back and demanded to see my manager. 37 more words

Vocabulary

Ersatz

ersatz–adjective: substituting for something, usually in inferior way.

Hucksters wandered the street hawking ersatz purses emblazoned with designer labels.

Vocabulary

CUPIDON

WORDS

message

picture

man

woman

fly

above

shoot 

arrow

walk

focus

fall in love

with himself

run after

try

to pull out

to catch

dance… 27 more words

GRADE 4

From Zymurgy to Zyzzyvas

Are you a dictionary lover? If so, you enjoy holding the book in your hands while browsing through its pages. You relish the distraction of looking up a word, because you see lots of other cool words along the way. 183 more words

Grandparents

Moue

moue–noun: a pout or slight grimace used to convey annoyance or dissatisfaction.

Mr. Hadley presented his wife a new vacuum, a birthday gift she accepted with a moue and ominous silence.

Vocabulary

Secret to Getting a 9 on the IELTS Reading Test

Let me tell you a secret. The IELTS reading test is not really a reading test. Sure you need to use reading skills like skimming and scanning but, lots of people have done really well on the IELTS test without practicing these skills. 778 more words

IELTS

Homework 4/29/15

*Read for 20 mins and complete Wednesday’s summary and signature on your read and respond sheet.

*Vocab log: Write 10 sentences using the following words: … 11 more words

Homework