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Newly Discovered Bronte Sisters Essays

We've all wondered what our favorite authors were like as kids. A new discovery of what amounts to homework assignment essays by Charlotte and Emily Bronte (in French) from their boarding school days...
avow, filial, imperative, proclaim, petulance, felicity, tranquil, disciple, languish, more...
30 words

Vocabulary from the lyrics of Stephen Sondheim, Volume III

reticule, aver, uxorious, fraught, slake, scoff, unprepossessing, career, query, more...
15 words

Martin Scorsese on Cinema

Martin Scorsese is one of the nation's most celebrated film directors. In this essay he talks about what drew him to the movies while also beginning to trace the history of cinema. Here are 35 words...
ignite, pauper, ironic, invocation, glimpse, sanctuary, metaphor, mystical, succession, more...
35 words

Poe's Favorite Words, collected by Charles Harrington Elster

San Diego's citywide celebration of Poe included this tribute from a local columnist. Drawn from The Gory, Glorious Words of Edgar Allan Poe: Shades of Poe voiceofsandiego.org April 16, 2012
abyss, afflicted, aghast, agony, appalling, apparition, crypt, demoniacal, desolate, more...
51 words

Lyrical vocabulary: The 2000s

Check out the box set: Lyrical Vocabulary List Volume 1 " and " Volume II ; and also Lyrics Lists from The 2000s , The '90s #1 , The '90s #2 , The '80s , and The '70s .
frail, vertigo, crony, slander, devise, cinder, malinger, proletariat, bravado, more...
10 words

Lyrical vocabulary: Return to the '90s #1

Check out the box set: Lyrical Vocabulary List Volume 1 " and " Volume II ; and also Lyrics Lists from The 2000s , The '90s #1 , The '90s #2 , The '80s , and The '70s .
procession, apathy, monolith, corrode, clique, ponder, audacity, repent, pendulum, more...
10 words

Lyrical Vocabulary, Volume I

These 10 great vocabulary words are illustrated through the use of popular song lyrics. If you like learning in this way, be sure to check out Lyrical Vocabulary, Volume II .
moot, incessantly, prerogative, mausoleum, versatile, opportune, pernicious, brute, escapade, more...
10 words

Lyrical Vocabulary, Volume II

Rock on: Following Lyrical Vocabulary, Volume I , here are ten more vocabulary words illustrated by their use in popular song lyrics.
euphoric, forsake, eerie, trickle, meander, callous, dissident, cower, fawning, more...
10 words
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