Vocabulary Unit 6

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Vocabulary Unit 6

  1. 1. VOCABULARY UNIT 6
  2. 2. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>TO MEDITATE </li></ul><ul><li>To reflect, to think deeply. </li></ul>
  3. 3. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>CORE CLASSES </li></ul><ul><li>Central courses </li></ul>
  4. 4. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>TO GET SOMETHING OUT OF THE WAY </li></ul><ul><li> To finish something. </li></ul>
  5. 5. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>TO CATCH SOMEBODY </li></ul><ul><li>To meet someone who is not prepared </li></ul>
  6. 6. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>TO HAVE SECOND THOUGHTS ABOUT STHG </li></ul><ul><li>To reconsider </li></ul>
  7. 7. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>EXTRACURRICULAR </li></ul><ul><li>Not relating to school work. </li></ul>
  8. 8. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>SPIRITUAL </li></ul><ul><li>Relating to God or the soul. </li></ul>
  9. 9. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>HONORS PROGRAM </li></ul><ul><li>Program for exceptional students. </li></ul>
  10. 10. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>TO STRIVE FOR </li></ul><ul><li>To apply effort. </li></ul>
  11. 11. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>TIME-CONSUMING </li></ul><ul><li>Taking a long time. </li></ul>
  12. 12. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>PRACTITIONER </li></ul><ul><li>Someone involved in an activity, e.g. a religion. </li></ul>
  13. 13. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>TO COMMIT ONESELF TO SOMETHING </li></ul><ul><li>To promise or give your loyalty, time or money to a particular principle, person or plan of action. </li></ul>
  14. 14. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>ASCETIC (adj) </li></ul><ul><li> Avoiding physical pleasures and living a simple life, often for religious reasons . </li></ul>
  15. 15. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>FAST (noun) </li></ul><ul><li> A period of time when you eat no food . </li></ul>
  16. 16. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>TO ENCOMPASS </li></ul><ul><li>To include, especially a variety of things . </li></ul>
  17. 17. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>ULTIMATE (adj) </li></ul><ul><li>The m ost extreme or important . </li></ul>
  18. 18. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>SHRINE </li></ul><ul><li> A place for worship which is holy because of a connection with a holy person or object . </li></ul>
  19. 19. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>DOCTRINE </li></ul><ul><li>A belief or set of beliefs, especially political or religious, taught and accepted by a particular group . </li></ul>
  20. 20. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>CLERGY (plural noun) </li></ul><ul><li> Priests, especially in the Christian Church. </li></ul>
  21. 21. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>ORDINANCE </li></ul><ul><li>A law or rule made by a government or authority . </li></ul>
  22. 22. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>TO WORSHIP </li></ul><ul><li>To have or show a strong feeling of respect and admiration for God or a god . </li></ul>
  23. 23. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>A SUPREME BEING </li></ul><ul><li>A name for a god or deity. </li></ul>
  24. 24. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>YOGIC (adj) </li></ul><ul><li>Related to yoga. </li></ul>
  25. 25. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>PERVASIVE (adj) </li></ul><ul><li>P resent or noticeable in every part of a thing or place . </li></ul>
  26. 26. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>TO REFRAIN FROM SOMETHING </li></ul><ul><li>To avoid doing or stop yourself from doing something . </li></ul>
  27. 27. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>TO REPLENISH </li></ul><ul><li>To fill something up again . </li></ul>
  28. 28. VOCABULARY UNIT 6 <ul><li>TO PREVAIL </li></ul><ul><li>1 To get control or influence. </li></ul><ul><li>2 To be common among a group of people or area at a particular time . </li></ul>

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