VOCABULARY

"The Road Not Taken" Vocabulary words and definitions

Call Me Maria Vocabulary words and definitions

flawless(adj): without any mistakes or weaknesses

humble(v): to lower in dignity or importance

endure(v): to be in a difficult situation without complaining

resolve(v): to find a satisfactory solution to a problem

dramatic(adj): sudden and striking

transform(v): to change something so it appears very different

Parts of Speech:

NOUN - (Naming word)

A noun is the name of a person, place, thing or idea.

ADJECTIVE - (Describing word)

An adjective describes, modifies or gives more information about a noun or pronoun.

VERB - (Action Word)

A verb shows an action or state of being. A verb shows what someone or something is doing.

ARTICLE - (Defining word)

An article is used before a noun. These are divided into definite (the) and indefinite (a, an). Articles help define nouns.

Examples: a, an, the

INTERJECTION - (Expressive word)

An interjection is a word or phrase that expresses a strong feeling or emotion. It is a short exclamation.

Examples: Ouch! Wow! Great! Help! Oh! Hey! Hi!

CONJUNCTION - (Joining word)

A conjunction joins two words, ideas, phrases or clauses together in a sentence and shows how they are connected.

Examples: and, or, but, because, so, yet, unless, since, if.

PREPOSITION - (Shows relationship)

A preposition shows the relationship of a noun or pronoun to another word. They can indicate time, place, or relationship.

Examples: at, on, in, from, with, near, between, about, under