Class Agenda #12 – Vocabulary Monday

Opening Circle – 1-3 words about this quote


“Those who prefer their English sloppy have only themselves to thank if the advertisement writer uses his mastery of the vocabulary and syntax to mislead their weak minds.”

(Quote by – Dorothy L. Sayers- playwright)


Class Discussion-

Is a strong vocabulary important to you?

Why does the quote suppose that a strong vocabulary is important?

Class Work-

Go to the site- Word Dynamo 

  • Sign up using your Validus E-Mail
  • Site is good for general vocabulary practice, but also for SAT’s, Regents, College, etc…
  • The Best way to improve your vocabulary is by reading challenging texts.

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