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Vocab what do fish...

  1. 1. This week’s vocabulary
  2. 2. mattedadjective His matted, streaky gray hair hung like a ragged curtain over a dirty face. Pg. 558 Covered with a dense growth or a tangled mass
  3. 3. vaguelyadverb “Could be anything,” his mother said, vaguely. Pg. 559 Not clearly or definitely; in a general way
  4. 4. intervalnoun Willy waited a decent interval for his mother to waken. Pg. 560 Period of time between two events
  5. 5. scamperedverb The dog – tail between its legs – scampered to the lady’s side. Pg. 560 Ran playfully and quickly
  6. 6. urgencynoun “Please don’t look at him,” his mother whispered with some urgency.” Pg. 560 Pressure; insistence
  7. 7. contemplated verb Willie contemplated the half-inch slice of cake his mother had just given him. Pg. 559Studied carefully
  8. 8. intentlyadverb The man’s eyes narrowed as he studied Willie intently. Pg. 562 With close attention
  9. 9. portionnoun “I was measuring the right size. The right portion. One portion is what a person is supposed to get.” Pg. 563 A part of any whole; an amount of food served for one person
  10. 10. blearyadjective His eyes seemed bleary. Pg. 564 Dim or blurred, as from lack of rest
  11. 11. nuisancenoun “We don’t need a nuisance like that around here. Pestering kids.” Pg. 565 An annoying person or thing; a troublemaker

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