Wednesday, 4/10: Gramma, Vocab, TS


“Gramma, 4/10.” noun, verb, pronoun, adjective, adverb, conjunction, interjection

  1. The main one in a sentence is also known as the predicate.
  2. Answers the questions how, where, or when.
  3. Answers the questions which one, what kind, how many.
  4. A connecting word that joins words, phrases, or clauses.
  5. A substitute for a noun.
  6. A word of surprise or strong emotion.
  7. Often ends in -ly.
  8. Has a past, present, and future.
  9. Intensifies adjectives and adverbs.
  10. Only described by adjectives.

“Vocab, 4/10.”


  1. _____
  2. _____
  3. _____
  4. obvious : hidden :: idol : _____
  5. Third period’s ______ behavior for the sub earned them a rating of 3. (not miscreant)
  6. The prefix of this word means all or everything. _____
  7. Rome was at the _____ of its power around 235 AD. It was all downhill from there.
  8. In Tom Sawyer, Mark Twain is a 3rd person, ______ narrator.
  9. Sometimes you don’t have to speak to be _____; even a look can say a lot.
  10. After his victory, he paraded around _____(ly) wearing his gold medal.
  11. (2) Depending on whom you talked to, the speech was either _____ or sounded like _____.

Tom Sawyer.

Tom Sawyer Quiz, 4/10.” Write the answer. NOT collaborative.

  1. (left) What is wrong with this illustration from the original edition?
  2. (right) Which scene does the right hand pic show? (That’s Jim with the bucket.)
  3. According to the author, what is the difference between work and play?
  4. Who is the “great and wise philosopher” mentioned on p15? (I need a NAME.)
  5. “bully” = “gay”  a) True  b) False

(Bonus) Which character in The Outsiders would agree with the philosophy of “spare the rod, spoil the child”?


Tom Sawyer: Busy at Love and War.