companions <ul><li>Companions: a group that keeps someone from being alone </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story:  “His on...
homage <ul><li>Homage:  special public honor </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story:  “…the dragons of her childhood were r...
scraggly <ul><li>Scraggly:  shabby or torn </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story:  “The Last Dragon had a faded face, a  s...
crest <ul><li>Crest:  something, like feathers, that grows on an animal’s head. </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story:  “T...
mahjongg <ul><li>mahjongg:  (ma-zhong) a Chinese game played with tiles that look like dominoes. </li></ul><ul><li>Sentenc...
suspiciously <ul><li>suspiciously:  acting as if something is wrong or bad. </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story:  “”What...
pliers <ul><li>pliers:  a metal hand tool with jaws for holding, bending, or cutting </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story...
scales <ul><li>scales:  small, thin, flat parts that cover a fish or reptile </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story:  “One ...
blessed <ul><li>blessed:  made holy </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story:  “They must be  blessed  by a priest, or the dr...
characters <ul><li>characters:  symbols or letters used in printing or writing </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story:  “Th...
fierce <ul><li>fierce:  wild and mean </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story:  “The red characters looked strong and  fierc...
typhoon <ul><li>typhoon:  a tropical storm occurring in the western Pacific or Indian Oceans. </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence f...
celebration <ul><li>celebration:  a party or festival </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story:  “…Great Aunt hosted a farewe...
vial <ul><li>vial:  a small, glass container </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story:  “The priest dipped a bamboo brush in ...
raked <ul><li>raked:  searched </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story:  “The Last Dragon’s eyes  raked  the room from side ...
snaked <ul><li>snaked:  moving in a winding and twisting way </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story:  “…he  snaked  among t...
teeming <ul><li>teeming:  full, crowded </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story:   </li></ul><ul><li>“ And so the Last Drago...
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  1. 1. companions <ul><li>Companions: a group that keeps someone from being alone </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story: “His only companions were his severed tail, two empty shipping crates, and a jar of salted duck eggs.” p.455 </li></ul>
  2. 2. homage <ul><li>Homage: special public honor </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story: “…the dragons of her childhood were royal in appearance and received the homage of every living creature.” p.459 </li></ul>
  3. 3. scraggly <ul><li>Scraggly: shabby or torn </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story: “The Last Dragon had a faded face, a scraggly crest, and no eyes.” p.460 </li></ul>
  4. 4. crest <ul><li>Crest: something, like feathers, that grows on an animal’s head. </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story: “The Last Dragon had a faded face, a scraggly crest , and no eyes.” p.460 </li></ul>
  5. 5. mahjongg <ul><li>mahjongg: (ma-zhong) a Chinese game played with tiles that look like dominoes. </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story: “Today I play mahjongg with my friends,” said Great Aunt.” p.460 </li></ul>
  6. 6. suspiciously <ul><li>suspiciously: acting as if something is wrong or bad. </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story: “”What did you bring?” he asked suspiciously .” p.462 </li></ul>
  7. 7. pliers <ul><li>pliers: a metal hand tool with jaws for holding, bending, or cutting </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story: “Miss Rose Chiao set her pliers aside and examined the tail.” p.465 </li></ul>
  8. 8. scales <ul><li>scales: small, thin, flat parts that cover a fish or reptile </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story: “One day she began to sew on shining scales .” p.467 </li></ul>
  9. 9. blessed <ul><li>blessed: made holy </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story: “They must be blessed by a priest, or the dragon will never see.” p.467 </li></ul>
  10. 10. characters <ul><li>characters: symbols or letters used in printing or writing </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story: “The red characters looked strong and fierce.” p. 468 </li></ul>
  11. 11. fierce <ul><li>fierce: wild and mean </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story: “The red characters looked strong and fierce .” p. 468 </li></ul>
  12. 12. typhoon <ul><li>typhoon: a tropical storm occurring in the western Pacific or Indian Oceans. </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story: “Why, he looks fierce enough to cause a typhoon .” p. 468 </li></ul>
  13. 13. celebration <ul><li>celebration: a party or festival </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story: “…Great Aunt hosted a farewell celebration at the Golden Palace Restaurant…” p.472 </li></ul>
  14. 14. vial <ul><li>vial: a small, glass container </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story: “The priest dipped a bamboo brush in a vial of black ink…” p. 475 </li></ul>
  15. 15. raked <ul><li>raked: searched </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story: “The Last Dragon’s eyes raked the room from side to side.” p.476 </li></ul>
  16. 16. snaked <ul><li>snaked: moving in a winding and twisting way </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story: “…he snaked among the tables and around the room.” </li></ul>
  17. 17. teeming <ul><li>teeming: full, crowded </li></ul><ul><li>Sentence from story: </li></ul><ul><li>“ And so the Last Dragon paraded through the teeming streets of Chinatown.” p. 476 </li></ul>

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