Thursday, 1/8/15 - Tomorrow's Test: Vocabulary, Classwork/Discussions, Whatever we've read this week, Husker Du.
Finish/correct Ped Quiz.

"Warm Up - 1/8/15."  ** = vocabulary word. Write the word/answer. You will use words more than once.
  1. ** ______  could be used as either a noun or a verb. (2 answers. 2nd one is +1.)
  2. ** The tape didn't __________ too well to the brick, and the poster fell down.
  3. ** The __________ mourners burst into tears at the funeral.
  4. ** A parent's job is not just to feed, clothe, and shelter her children, but to _____ them.
  5. ** You should ask for forgiveness if you commit a _________.
  6. ** The waiter was ________(ed) for forgetting the customer's order.
  7. ** The news that an escaped criminal was loose in my neighborhood was rather ________.

  8. Which one is an example of a euphemism?  a) Can't teach an old dog new tricks.  b) He was as quick as lightning.  c) LOL.  d) jumbo shrimp.  e) NOTA
  9. The inciting incident in "Old Glory" would be... a) Gran-Da being shot.  b) Donald turning Gran-Da in.  c) Gran-Da burning the flag.  d) The passing of the SOS law.  e) Donald writing his paper.
  10. "The Forecast" and  "The Pedestrian" have similar themes.  a) True  b) False

    Bonus! "Translate" the euphemisms!  +1 each.
  11. "previously owned"
  12. "chronologically advanced"
  13. "governmental revenue enhancement"
  14. "intentionally inaccurate statement"
  15. "encore telecast"

Mnemonic Device?

What if you could never forget?

The Giver ?