• These Definition Match vocabulary activities include vocabulary games and word puzzles with a vocabulary list. They are 1 of 8 free online word games.
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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 7: SPECT, STA, VERT Beginner-Definition Match 1 --

    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 vocabulary answers as well as the percentage score for how many questions you answered correctly.
    These vocabulary words come from the Session #7 Level 1. 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. Contextual Story 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
    4) SUSPECT
    5) REVERT
    8) DISTANT
    11) VERTICAL
    Definition List
    A)  A paid announcement; a public notice esp. in print in newspapers or magazines (noun)
    B)  A fact or event, especially in relation to others; a happening in a chain of events: a detail (noun)
    C)  Unchangeable; continual; faithful (adjective)
    D)  Informal spoken interchange of thoughts or information; oral communication between people (noun)
    E)  Remote in time, place or connection; far off or apart in space (adjective)
    F)  Official examination or review; the act of examining carefully and critically, esp. for flaws (noun)
    G)  Something expected; possibility; a potential customer or purchaser (noun)
    H)  To turn to a former habit, practice or belief; to go back in thought (verb)
    I)  A public performance or display; something seen or capable of being seen (noun)
    J)  An acknowledged measure of comparison for quantitative or qualitative value; criterion (noun)
    K)  To have doubts about; to distrust; to surmise to be true or probable (verb)
    L)  Being perpendicular to the plane of the horizon; upright (adjective)