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434 219 context clues

  1. 1. /434-219 English for EconomistsCONTEXT CLUES1. ignity: Even when ,he police officers put the handcuffs on my mother,I..... ./sh maintained her dignity, holding her head u high as she was marchedoff the protest site.Definition: pri-~e. ~ If-oonfuUo.=(f,:::....-· _2. Splendid: The rays from the rising sun shined splendidly through ourkitchen window. -­Definition:------~=-"-<--=..----=---=-=--~---=-.=.;3. B trsle: John was so hu ngry that he didnt leave a single particle ofthe muffi on the plate.De~: bi1, ~-rofll4. ~g<y:1t: Cassie took her time when she wrote in curs ive, slowly makingeac1h~rd out of an elegant series of ar s and 100 s. ~- ~.Definition: llJcLtu ~CW_. _V5. Injustice: Kevin thought that it was a great injustice that girls could.........- d&wear earrings in the school while tl~ boys could not.-Definition: ~------- _6. Decline: After Gears ofPain 6 came out, the amount of people playingGears of Pain 5 declined.Definition:------de IteJne6-"-. _
  2. 2. - - - - -- - - - - -- - - -- - - - - - - - --434-219 English for EconomistswW1.1"0If fJJJI7. Paradise: Whepetting him, he was i-- ---=­Definition:Rex had a bone, a warm spot to lie, and someone8.. Fascinate: Alvin went to the museum every Saturday because he was sofascinated by art.~,---L£J( r9. Yearn: Even though John had a good job and a nice family, he yearnedfor more.Definition: ~L--_-----------------10. Seldom: Since professional athlete-s have to stay in peak physicalshape, most athletes seldom eat unk fa d."---­11. Delicate: Tracy held the flower ~tly as she could, fearing that thedelicate stern would break. -r ~ ~~lDefinition: _12. Remark: Jennie did nt like the jacket her mother bought her until-=-=-_ -----.:..__--=­_ -----=Definition: -------=--"---"~-=--~_r__----____r_-__:r__-----several strangers made emar s about ho~w mu-£!! they iiked it.

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