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. To build or form something by assembling parts.
2. Scattered fragments, typically of something wrecked or destroyed
3. Something that impedes, stands in the way of, or holds up progress
4. The short term state of the atmosphere at a specific time and place, including the temperature, humidity, cloud cover, precipitation, wind, etc.
5. To waver or be unsteady.
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