BritLit Vocabulary

Vocabulary from Latin & Greek Roots, VI – see below for grading and late policy

  • L-7 “psych, anima, spir, cord” – Quiz on Wednesday, Nov 22
    • Write 10 sentences or a Crazy Story
    • Must include 2 compound (cpd) and 2 complex (cpx) sentences
  • 20 Word Review 5 + 6 – Quiz on Thursday, Nov 16
    • Note – last day to turn in late Vocabulary Squares for L-5 and L-6 for partial credit.
  • L-6 “mor, temp, dies, chron” – Quiz on Thursday, Nov 9
    • Write 10 sentences or a Crazy Story
    • Must include 2 compound (cpd) and 2 complex (cpx) sentences
  • L-5 “cond, crypt, ert, text” – Quiz on Thursday, Oct 19 Thurs, Nov 2
    • Write 10 sentences or a Crazy Story
    • Must include 2 compound (cpd) and 2 complex (cpx) sentences

First Quarter

  • 20 Word Review L-3 and 4 – Quiz on Thursday, Oct 11
    • Note – last day to turn in late Vocabulary Squares for L-3 and L-4 for partial credit.
  • L-4 “past, greg, agri, frui” – Quiz on Thursday, Oct 5
    • Write either a Crazy Story OR 10 sentences
    • Practice writing compound, complex and compound-complex sentences
    • No three word sentences! – NOT:  Warren is agrarian.  BETTER:  Warren, a soccer coach, chooses to live an agrarian lifestyle on a farm north of Homer.
  • L-3 “beh, mis, bol, od” – Quiz on Thursday, Sept 28
    • Write either a Crazy Story or 10 Sentences
    • Must write 2 compound and 2 complex sentences
    • Kinds of Sentences 
  • 20 Word Review L-1 and L-2 – Quiz on Thursday, 21
    • ***Thursday, Sept. 21 is the last day to turn in late Vocab Squares for Lessons 1 and 2
  • L-2 “gen, nasc, fig, par” – Quiz on Thursday, Sept. 14
    • Your choice:  either 10 sentences OR a crazy story (be sure to underline the vocabulary words in the crazy story)
    • No three word sentences!
  • L-1 “ag, cit, turb, alacr, celer” – quiz on Thursday, Sept 7
    • Write 10 sentences

Vocabulary Squares are provided to help you learn the vocabulary words by writing the definition, using the word in a sentence and practicing different kinds of sentences.  You may turn in squares late and lose 10% per day down to 60%.  The day of the 20 Word Review Quiz will be the last day late Vocab Squares will be accepted.  For example, 20 Word Review Quiz for Lessons 1 and 2 will be on Thursday, Sept. 21 that is the last day VoSq #1 and VoSq #2 may be turned in for partial credit.