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Adventure of The Month - Kids and Children

22
Nov 2019

The Prince and the Dragon - 2

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The SAT words which I used today are:

Despair: the complete loss or absence of hope.

Augury: a sign of what will happen in the future; an omen.

Disdain: the feeling that someone or something is unworthy of one's consideration or respect.

Foretell: predict the future or a future event.

Divine: something of, from, or like God; or a god.

Dismayed: caused someone to feel consternation and distress.

Grappled: engaged in a close fight or struggle without weapons; wrestle.

Inert: lacking the ability or strength to move.

Anguish: severe mental or physical pain or suffering.

Hubris: excessive pride or self-confidence.

15
Nov 2019

The Prince and the Dragon - 1

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The SAT words which I used today are:

Trident: a three-pronged spear, especially as an attribute of Poseidon (Neptune) or Britannia.

Decay: decompose through the action of bacteria and fungi.

Gnarled: knobbly, rough, and twisted, especially with age.

Clambering: from clamber: climb, move, or get in or out of something in an awkward and laborious way, typically using both hands and feet.

Gout: a drop or spot, especially of blood, smoke, or flame.

Dappled: marked with spots or rounded patches.

Lance: a long weapon for thrusting, having a wooden shaft and a pointed steel head, formerly used by a horseman in charging.

Aplomb: self-confidence or assurance, especially when in a demanding situation.

Malice: the intention or desire to do evil; ill will.

Anxiety: a feeling of worry, nervousness, or unease, typically about an imminent event or something with an uncertain outcome.

Assassin: a murderer of an important person in a surprise attack for political or religious reasons.

Skulked: keep out of sight, typically with a sinister or cowardly motive. Or could mean: move stealthily or furtively.

Forlorn: pitifully sad and abandoned or lonely.

Trickery: the practice of deception

Wily: skilled at gaining an advantage, especially deceitfully.

Infernal: relating to or characteristic of hell or the underworld.

8
Nov 2019

The Goat Faced Girl - 2

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The SAT words which I used today are:

Ingratitude:lack of gratitude, ungratefulness, thanklessness, lack of appreciation

Clamored: shout loudly and insistently.

Diligent: showing care and conscientiousness in one's work or duties

Exasperation: a feeling of intense irritation or annoyance.

Hideous: ugly or disgusting to look at.

Minuscule: extremely small; tiny

Despicable: deserving hatred and contempt.

Misdeeds: a wicked or illegal act.

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Nov 2019

The Goat Faced Girl - 1

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The SAT words which I used today are:

 

Dowry: The money, goods, or estate that a woman brings to her husband or his family in marriage.

Venomous: secreting venom; capable of injecting venom by means of a bite or sting.

Ambrosia: something very pleasing to taste or smell.

Promontory: a point of high land that juts out into a large body of water; a headland.

Habit: long, loose garment worn by a member of a religious order or congregation.

Groveled: act in an obsequious manner in order to obtain someone's forgiveness or favor.

Pauper: a very poor person.

Disfavor: disapproval or dislike.

Anxious: experiencing worry, unease, or nervousness

Felicity: intense happiness

Sober: serious, sensible, and solemn. It also means: not under the influence of alcohol

Transfigure: transform into something more beautiful or elevated.

Dominant: most important, powerful, or influential.

Summoned: urgently call on (someone) to be present.

Illusory: based on illusion; not real.

Regal: resembling, or fit for a monarch, especially in being magnificent or dignified.

Garbed: dressed in distinctive clothes

Astounded: shocked or greatly surprise.

22
Oct 2019

The Beast Man - 2

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The SAT words which I used today are:

Hostile: unfriendly; antagonistic.

Freakish: bizarre or grotesque; abnormal.

Compassion: sympathetic pity and concern for the sufferings or misfortunes of others.

Empathy: the ability to understand and share the feelings of another.

Resolved: firmly determined to do something.

Threadbare: cloth, clothing, or soft furnishings becoming thin and tattered with age.

Iciness: the condition of being icy or very cold.

Loiterer: someone who lingers aimlessly in or about a place.

Incredulous: unwilling or unable to believe something.

Vagrant: a person without a settled home or regular work who wanders from place to place and lives by begging.

Mercenaries: a professional soldier hired to serve in a foreign army.

Lunatic: a mentally ill person. Or an extremely foolish or eccentric person.

Treacherous: guilty of betrayal or deception.

Deliriously: Ecstatic, uncontrolled excitement or emotion.

Vacated: leave a place that one previously occupied.

Flatter: lavish insincere praise and compliments upon someone, especially to further one's own interests.

Appall:horrify, shock, dismay, distress, outrage.

Countenance: a person's face or facial expression.

Quail:feel or show fear or apprehension.

Relish: great enjoyment

Vexed: a problem or issue that is difficult and much debated; problematic.

15
Oct 2019

The Beast Man - 1

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The SAT words which I used today are:

 

Surfeit: an excessive amount of something, abundance or oversupply.

Miser: a person who hoards wealth and spends as little money as possible.

Parisian: relating to the city of Paris in France.

Stupendous: extremely impressive

Angelic: related to angles, divine, heavenly, or celestial

Humiliated: make someone feel ashamed and foolish by injuring their dignity and self-respect, especially publicly.

Recoil: suddenly flinch back in fear, horror, or disgust.

Guffaws: a loud and boisterous laugh.

Bawdy: dealing with sexual matters in a comical way; humorously indecent.

Suspicion: a feeling or thought that something is possible, likely, or true.Could also mean intuition, feeling, impression, hunch.

8
Oct 2019

How Shamus Won Back His Cow - 2

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The SAT words which I used today are:

Sobbed: cry noisily, making loud, convulsive gasps.


Toady: a person who behaves obsequiously to someone important.


Tenuous: very weak


Loch: an arm of the sea, especially when narrow or partially landlocked.


Debacle: a sudden and ignominious failure; a fiasco.


Decrying: publicly denounce.


Clamorous: making a loud and confused noise.


Grandiose: impressive or magnificent in appearance or style, especially pretentiously so.


Aura: the distinctive atmosphere or quality that seems to surround and be generated by a person, thing, or place.


Espied: caught sight of.


Hue: a color or shade.


Obstinate: stubbornly refusing to change one's opinion or chosen course of action, despite attempts to persuade one to do so.

1
Oct 2019

How Shamus Won Back His Cow - 1

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The SAT words which I used today are:

Afoul: having conflict or difficulty with

Ruddy: having a healthy red color.

Dun: of a dull grayish-brown color. Can also mean: Dark or dusk

Diminutive: tiny, miniature, extremely or unusually small.

Agile: able to move quickly and easily.

Cunning: having or showing skill in achieving one's ends by deceit or evasion.

Frantic: wild or distraught with fear, anxiety, or other emotion.

Irritated: showing or feeling slight anger; annoyed.

Mirth: amusement, especially as expressed in laughter.

Wily: skilled at gaining an advantage, especially deceitfully.

1
Sep 2019

How Rosalind Won Her Fame - 2

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The SAT words which I used today are:

Razed: completely destroy

Quail: feel or show fear or apprehension.

Craven: faint-hearted; cowardly.

Lackey:a servant. Could also be derogatory meaning: a person who is obsequiously willing to obey or serve another person or group of people.

Gesturing: directing or inviting someone to move somewhere specified by a gesture.

Monarch: a sovereign head of state, especially a king, queen, or emperor.

Nonplussed: surprised and confused so much that is unsure how to react.

Vassal: a person or a country in a subordinate position to another.

Quell: put an end to a rebellion or other disorder, typically by the use of force.

Bluff: an attempt to deceive someone into believing that one can or will do something.

Dour: relentlessly severe, stern, or gloomy in manner or appearance.

Potent: having great power, influence, or effect.

Deceit: the action or practice of deceiving someone by concealing or misrepresenting the truth.

Petrified: so frightened and terrified that one is unable to move.

Rogues: a person whose behavior one disapproves of, but who is nonetheless likable or attractive.

1
Sep 2019

How Rosalind Won Her Fame - 1

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The SAT words which I used today are:

 

Prudent: acting with or showing care and thought for the future.

Obliged: make someone legally or morally bound to an action or course of action.

Brandished: wave or flourish something, especially a weapon, as a threat or in anger or excitement.

Ambush: a surprise attack by people lying in wait in a concealed position.

Talisman: an object that is thought to have magic powers and to bring good luck.

Conquer: overcome and take control of (a place or people) by use of military force.

Somber: dark or dull in color or tone; gloomy.

Irksome: irritating; annoying.

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