Romeo and Juliet Vocabulary
Act I <ul><li>Pernicious -causing great injury or ruin </li></ul><ul><li>The spy’s activities had a  pernicious   effect o...
Act II <ul><li>Procure - get; obtain </li></ul><ul><li>The hungry child tried to  procure  food. </li></ul><ul><li>Sallow-...
Act III <ul><li>Gallant - brave, noble </li></ul><ul><li>The soldier was very  gallant  in the line of fire. </li></ul><ul...
Act IV <ul><li>Pensive - deeply thoughtful </li></ul><ul><li>She listened intently, looking  pensive . </li></ul><ul><li>D...
Act V <ul><li>Remnants - what is left over </li></ul><ul><li>The  remnants  of the house still stood after the fire. </li>...
Matching vocabulary <ul><li>There were a few ___________ of the house after the fire. </li></ul><ul><li>The woman had a __...
Vocabulary <ul><li>There were a few  remnants  of the house after the fire. </li></ul><ul><li>The woman had a  grievance  ...
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Romeo And Juliet Vocabulary

  1. 1. Romeo and Juliet Vocabulary
  2. 2. Act I <ul><li>Pernicious -causing great injury or ruin </li></ul><ul><li>The spy’s activities had a pernicious effect on the top-secret project. </li></ul><ul><li>Grievance - injustice; complaint </li></ul><ul><li>The board investigated the company’s grievance against the worker. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Act II <ul><li>Procure - get; obtain </li></ul><ul><li>The hungry child tried to procure food. </li></ul><ul><li>Sallow- of sickly, pale yellowish hue </li></ul><ul><li>When her sickness passed her skin was no longer sallow. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Act III <ul><li>Gallant - brave, noble </li></ul><ul><li>The soldier was very gallant in the line of fire. </li></ul><ul><li>Eloquence - speech or writing that is graceful and persuasive </li></ul><ul><li>He spoke with eloquence during the debate. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Act IV <ul><li>Pensive - deeply thoughtful </li></ul><ul><li>She listened intently, looking pensive . </li></ul><ul><li>Dismal - causing gloom or misery </li></ul><ul><li>The dismal sight of his ruined house made the old man sad. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Act V <ul><li>Remnants - what is left over </li></ul><ul><li>The remnants of the house still stood after the fire. </li></ul><ul><li>Haughty - arrogant </li></ul><ul><li>He acts haughty onstage but humble offstage. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Matching vocabulary <ul><li>There were a few ___________ of the house after the fire. </li></ul><ul><li>The woman had a ___________ against her boss. </li></ul><ul><li>The baby’s skin was ___________ during his illness. </li></ul><ul><li>sallow haughty remnants </li></ul><ul><li>grievance gallant eloquence </li></ul><ul><li>The policeman was _________ during the robbery. </li></ul><ul><li>The President spoke with ____________. </li></ul><ul><li>The woman acted ___________ to the maid. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Vocabulary <ul><li>There were a few remnants of the house after the fire. </li></ul><ul><li>The woman had a grievance against her boss. </li></ul><ul><li>The baby’s skin was sallow during his illness. </li></ul><ul><li>The policeman was gallant during the robbery. </li></ul><ul><li>The President spoke with eloquence . </li></ul><ul><li>The woman acted haughty to the maid. </li></ul>
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