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  • Common Core alignment to a Definition Match puzzle is to the key phrase "Precise Meaning".
    CCSS Alignment Strand Numbers for Specific Grades:
    Precise Meaning: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: 2.4e, 3.4d, 4.4c, 5.4c, 6.4c, 7.4c, 8.4c, 9-10.4c, 11-12.4c
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    Word Roots 1: DICT, VENT, DUCT Advanced-Definition-Match 3 --

    MATCH the vocabulary words numbered in the left hand column with the proper definitions of these words in letters "A to L" in the right hand column. Use the pull down "Select" bar to choose the correct letter match.
    When you hit "Submit", you will get back the correct answers as well as the percentage score for how many questions you answered correctly.
    These vocabulary words come from the Session #1-Level 3. In addition to this Match exercise, also has a free Interactive Puzzle, Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Find, Crossword, Synonym/Antonym Encounter, True/False exercise and will have a Concentration activity with these same 12 words.
    You have permission to make a printable copy for further vocabulary study at home or in the classroom.
    Word List
    1) edict
    2) conducive
    3) ducats
    4) circumvent
    5) malediction
    6) advent
    7) covenant
    8) inducement
    9) seductive
    10) abdicate
    11) addicted
    12) intervene
    Definition List
    A)  To give up or renounce duties or high office, etc. in a public, voluntary or formal manner
    B)  Causing to become physiologically or psychologically dependent on a substance
    C)  First or new appearance; a start; a penitential season beginning four Sundays before Christmas (capitalized)
    D)  To go around or bypass; to avoid by artfulness; to elude
    E)  Tending to lead to or to cause to bring about; contributive; helpful
    F)  A formal agreement of legal validity or a conditional pledge or promise
    G)  Any of several gold coins formerly issued in various parts of Europe
    H)  A decree issued by a sovereign or other authority; any authoritative command
    I)  Something that leads or moves by persuasion or influence to some action or state of mind; incentive
    J)  To come between disputing people or groups; to intercede or mediate
    K)  A prayer for harm to befall someone: a curse; evil words spoken against an individual; an imprecation
    L)  Tending to lead astray from duties or accepted principles; enticing; alluring