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Vocabulary two dolphin affair

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  • 1. Vocabulary
  • 2. Part One
    compulsive
    linguistic
    relentlessly
    apprehension
    ominous
    bravado
    caveats
  • 3. compulsive
    Definition
    Driven by an inner force
    Example
    A compulsive eater will have a sense of being out of control.
  • 4. linguistic
    Definition
    Having to do with language
    Example
    Keith is a linguistic genius; he speaks at least eight languages.
  • 5. relentlessly
    Definition
    Over and over again
    Example.
    Dan pursued Sue relentlessly, asking her out everyday until she said yes. They have been married now for 10 years, so I guess his persistence paid off.
    Sponge Bob is relentlessly optimistic.
  • 6. apprehension
    Definition
    Fear and anxiety that something unpleasant will happen
    Example
    Jen felt apprehensive about moving, but she knew it was necessary.
  • 7. ominous
    Definition
    Threatening, unfavorable
    Example
    The ominous dark clouds in the east suggested a late afternoon thunderstorm.
  • 8. bravado
    Definition
    Display of courage
    Example
    I tried to show bravado as I faced my greatest fear, a giant spider, but I ran away screaming.
  • 9. caveats
    Definition
    Rules, warnings
    Example
    The attendant provided several caveats before the roller coaster ride started, including keep hands inside the car.

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