Resources for Teachers and Students
Click on the correct answer in the quiz below.
Then see if you can find the word in your newspaper -- the print edition, the website or the digital edition and copy the sentence for context. NOTE: High School words are much harder to find!
1. Either of two points on the celestial sphere at which the ecliptic intersects the celestial equator.
2. A dramatic or literary form of discourse in which a character talks to himself or herself or reveals his or her thoughts without addressing a listener.
3. Tumultuous; stormy.
4. A sudden manifestation of the essence or meaning of something.
5. A set of assumptions, concepts, values, and practices that constitutes a way of viewing reality
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