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. The power to affect, control or manipulate something or someone; the ability to change the development of fluctuating things such as conduct, thoughts or decisions.
2. Strange or mysterious, esp. in an unsettling way
3. To come into view.
4. A bold, or arrogant strut.
5. Facts or observations presented in support of an assertion.
Lessons & Classroom Activities
Resources by grade level