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    CCSS Alignment Strand Numbers for Specific Grades:
    Greek & Latin Roots: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: 2.4b+c, 3.4b+c, 4.4b, 5.b, 6.4b, 7.4b, 8.4b, 9-10.4b, 11-12.4b
    Grade Level: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: 2.4, 3.4, 4.4, 5.4, 6.4, 7.4, 8.4, 9-10.4, 11-12.4
    Particular Topic: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: 4.6. 5.6, 6.6, 7.6, 8.6, 9-10.6, 11-12.6
    Grade & Subject-Relevant Text: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers:
    (Reading: Informational Text) RI.2.4, RI.3.4, RI.4.4. RI.5.4, RI.6.4, RI.7.4, RI.8.4, RI.9-10.4, RI.11-12.4
    (Reading: Literature) RL.2.4, RL.3.4, RL.4.4. RL.5.4, RL.6.4, RL.7.4, RL.8.4, RL.9-10.4, RL.11-12.4

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    1) Pride & Prejudice Interactive Puzzle --

    By using the Latin roots or word parts, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Pride & Prejudice vocabulary word list you will solve the Interactive Word Puzzle.
    The Latin roots and their meanings:
    CESS = go, yield; CUMB = lie down, recline; JECT = throw, cast, hurl; LAMENT = a wailing, moan; FELIC = happiness; FLIG = strike, dash; PECU = money; PET = attack, seek, ask, strive, fall, rush at; PLIC = fold, bend, embrace; POS = place, put, lay; PUGN = fight; QUIESC = quiet, rest; SAG = perceive, seek out; SIP/SAP = taste, to be wise; SPECT = look, see, appear; TIN/TEN = hold, keep; TINC/TING = dye, stain; VERD = flourish, be green

    When you hit Submit, you will get back the correct definition match answers, a percentage score for correct answers and a sentence.
    In addition to the Pride & Prejudice vocabulary word list of 18 words, also provides a Fill-in-the-Blank word activity, a Definition Match puzzle and a True or False activity.
    You have permission to print the Pride & Prejudice word puzzles for study at home or in classes.
    Vocabulary Word List:

    Pride & Prejudice Interactive Puzzle --

    1)  Calmness especially of mind, manner or appearance (noun)
    Root POS = place, put, lay

    2)  A burden, problem or delay; a hindrance (noun)
    Root CUMB = lie down, recline

    3)  Acting or done quickly and without thought; controlled by emotion: impulsive (adjective)
    Root PET = attack, seek, ask, strive, fall, rush at

    4)  An expression of great sorrow or deep sadness (noun)
    Root LAMENT = a wailing, moan

    5)  Causing a strong feeling of dislike or disgust: repulsive (adjective)
    Root PUGN = fight

    6)  Green vegetation (noun)
    Root VERD = flourish, be green

    7)  To access, agree or give consent by keeping silent or by not making objections (noun)
    Root QUIESC = quiet, rest

    8)  An opinion or idea formed without proof or sufficient evidence: a guess (noun)
    Root JECT = throw, cast, hurl

    9)  Great happiness; talent for speaking or writing effectively (noun)
    Root FELIC = happiness

    10)  Going on and on: not stopping or letting up (adjective)
    Root CESS = go, yield

    11)  Relating to or in the form of money (adjective)
    Root PECU = money

    12)  An ability to understand difficult ideas and make good, wise decisions (noun)
    Root SAG = perceive, seek out

    13)  Thinking carefully about possible risks before doing or saying something (adjective)
    Root SPECT = look, see, appear

    14)  A medicine that is made with a drug mixed with alcohol (noun)
    Root TIN/TEN = hold, keep

    15)  Very rude: having or showing a lack of respect (adjective)
    Root TIN/TEN = hold, keep

    16)  Carefully and foolishly wasting money, materials etc: very wasteful (adjective)
    Root FLIG = strike, dash

    17)  Dishonest behavior meant to mislead or trick someone (noun)
    Root PLIC = fold, bend, embrace

    18)  Having little taste or flavor: tasteless; not interesting or exciting: dull or boring (adjective)
    Root SIP/SAP = taste, to be wise

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