Theme 2 the fear place vocabulary flash cards mod2013

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Theme 2 the fear place vocabulary flash cards mod2013

  1. 1. The Fear Place Key Vocabulary Houghton Mifflin ReadingTheme 2 – Give It All You’ve GotFrom © Brent Coley 2008 | www.mrcoley.com. Modified by P. HOLT January 2013
  2. 2. See if you cancorrectly define the following vocabulary words.
  3. 3. If necessary, usethe context clues from the samplesentences to help you.
  4. 4. adventure
  5. 5. adventure Sample Sentence: It will be anadventure to travel to the Canadian rainforest.
  6. 6. cautious
  7. 7. cautious Sample Sentence:You should always be cautious when you cross the street.
  8. 8. cautious Definition:adj. Careful; nottaking chances
  9. 9. concentrate
  10. 10. concentrate Sample Sentence:I couldn’t concentrate on my homework because of all the loud noise outside.
  11. 11. concentrate Definition:v. To give your full attention to something
  12. 12. discomfort
  13. 13. discomfort Sample Sentence:John felt discomfortwhenever he had toget up in front of the class and talk.
  14. 14. discomfort Definition: n. A feeling of uneasiness ordistress; not being comfortable
  15. 15. dismayed
  16. 16. dismayed Sample Sentence: She was dismayedwhen she realized she lost her car keys.
  17. 17. dismayed Definition:adj. Troubled ordistressed; full of concern
  18. 18. excitement
  19. 19. excitement Sample Sentence: The president’sarrival caused much excitement in the small town.
  20. 20. excitement Definition: n. A stirred-upfeeling; a state ofincreased activity
  21. 21. immobile
  22. 22. immobile Sample Sentence:Four flat tires and an empty gas tank left the car immobile.
  23. 23. immobile Definition:adj. Unable to move; fixed in one place
  24. 24. stamina
  25. 25. staminaSample Sentence: After months oftraining, Bill finallyhad the stamina to run a marathon.
  26. 26. stamina Definition:n. The strength tonot get tired quickly
  27. 27. terrified
  28. 28. terrified Sample Sentence:Marcus was terrified when he saw the rattlesnake on the path.
  29. 29. terrified Definition:adj. Very frightened; filled with overpowering fear
  30. 30. unsure
  31. 31. unsureSample Sentence: Due to the cold weather, we wereunsure about going on the picnic.
  32. 32. unsure Definition:adj. Not certain; having doubts

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