Monday, November 06, 2006

Vocab Word #5 for Group 2 (Due Thursday, November 9)

Please post your vocab word if you are a member of Group 2: Alex C, Christina E, Anna L, Amber M, Morgan M, Marcus P, Josh T, Jenn W. Remember to give the word, the original sentence, the source, and a definition in your own words. Also remember that your word must be different from everyone else's. Post your word by midnight, Thursday, November 9, 2006.


Christina E. said...

The boss
from Tortilla Curtain
by T.C. Boyle

Josh T said...


"He felt a different person, and much fiercer and bolder in spite of an empty stomach, as he wiped his sword on the grass and put it back into its sheath."

The Hobbit by J.R Tolken

Sheath means to put in a cover or case.

Jenn W said...


"Italian scooter company Piaggio named their first product Vespa because they felt it looked and perhaps sounded like a wasp."-word a day calendar

a vespiary is a nest or colony of wasps.

alex c said...


"Despite your belligerent tone I seriously doubt that your bite lives up to your bark."

Star Wars Dark Rising 1

Definition: defiant/aggressive