Vocabulary, Spelling and Grammar

Estimated Time: 1 hour


As you are reading, look for these vocabulary words.

Chapter 1

  • conferred
  • epigram
  • supercilious
  • fractiousness
  • contemptuously
  • extemporizing

Chapter 2

  • oculist
  • anaemic
  • crepe-de-chine
  • interposed
  • ectoplasm
  • hauteur
  • kike
  • incredulously
  • strident

Chapter 3

  • harlequin
  • innuendo
  • credulity
  • homogeneity
  • vinous
  • discordant

Vocabulary Flashcards and Quiz

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Subject/Verb Agreement

  • This month you will be learning about subject/verb agreement.
  • Start with simply identifying nouns and determining the subject and verb of a sentence. Read the following article and rules to learn more.
  • You will use what you learn here to find subjects and verbs in the "Show What You Know" section.

Finding Nouns, Verbs, and Subjects | Grammar Rules