By Murray Bromberg, Melvin Gordon
A Barron's best-seller for greater than 4 many years, the brand-new 6th variation of 1100 phrases you must recognize has been improved and up to date with more--
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All new phrases for college kids to benefit are positioned within the context of sentences which have been chosen from recognized novels, performs, poems, newspaper editorials, and television announces. For optimum ease and delight in studying, the authors suggest 15-minute classes with this e-book. through the years, hundreds of thousands of scholars getting ready for the SAT and ACT have trusted earlier variants of 1100 phrases you want to be aware of as a good way to reinforce their be aware strength. a brand new function within the 6th version is The Lighter contact a hundred, a set of a hundred humorous one-liners which use phrases from the ebook it is advisable to understand.
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3. In a __________, the teenager overturned every drawer while searching for the car keys. 4. At the bottom of the beautiful wine bottle, only the __________ remained. 5. In trying to offer __________ to the pilot's wife, the reporter inadvertently* made the situation worse. Definitions Match the new words with their meanings. 6. solace ____ a. most worthless part 7. aspirant ____ b. coarse 8. dregs ____ c. easing of grief 9. frenzy ____ d. wild fit 10. scurrilous ____ e. candidate for high position Today's Idiom to rule the roostto be in charge, to be master (a roost is a perch where domestic birds can sleep) Although he is a lowly private in the army, at home he rules the roost.
Occasion for rejoicing ____ 22. red-letter day v. I have to be convinced ____ 23. let sleeping dogs lie w. don't rake up old grievances ____ 24. thumbs down x. to signal rejection Now check your answers on page 307. Make a record of those words you missed. Study them, work on them, use them in original sentences. Amaze your friends at parties! Words for Further Study Meanings 1. _______________ _______________ 2. _______________ _______________ 3. _______________ _______________ 4. _______________ _______________ 5.
_______________ _______________ 2. _______________ _______________ 3. _______________ _______________ 4. _______________ _______________ 5. _______________ _______________ < previous page page_31 next page > < previous page page_32 next page > Page 32 Analogy Review (From Weeks 15) You have completed the first five weeks of vocabulary study. You should now be ready for the first Analogy Review. The following exercise includes thirty words you have mastered. In order to test yourself, look at the first pair of words in each group.
1100 Words You Need to Know (4th Edition) by Murray Bromberg, Melvin Gordon