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Fidel Castro (1926-2016) Memorial List

Here are twelve quotes from Fidel Castro, Cuba's leader for over 50 years, who died on November 25,...
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"Echo," Vocabulary from Germany

Echoes of folktales and history surround the war-torn lives of three children Pam Munoz Ryan...
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Leonard Cohen (1934-2016) Tribute List

Leonard Cohen, the hugely influential singer-songwriter, died on November 10 at the age of 82. Cohen...
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Trumps

What does it mean to trump or have a trump? Find out through this list of synonymous verbs and...
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The Vocabulary.com Top 1000

The top 1,000 vocabulary words have been carefully chosen to represent difficult but common words...
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100 Words Every Middle Schooler Should Know

American Heritage Dictionaries normally feature about 70,000 entries. From that multitude, the...
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Great Expectations Chapters 1-9

25 vocabulary words from Chapters 1-9 of Great Expectations.
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GRE High Frequency Words

Barron's GRE 17th Edition High Freq Words
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The New SAT: Language of the Test - List #1

How can you perform well on the new reading section of the SAT if you don’t fully understand the...
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Some Helpful Poetry Terms

One of the stumbling blocks when trying to study poetry is that it seems like a different world....
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ASVAB Word Knowledge

The Word Knowledge subtest of the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) is a vocabulary...
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The New SAT: Multiple-Meaning Words List #1

Context is king -- that’s the lesson you need to internalize as you begin preparing for the...
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"Echo," Vocabulary from Germany

Echoes of folktales and history surround the war-torn lives of three children Pam Munoz Ryan...
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"A Thousand Splendid Suns," Vocabulary from Part 1

Khaled Hosseini shines the light on two Afghan women whose lives and goals merge through an abusive...
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"Monster," Vocabulary from Pages 1-172

"Monster" tackles justice, mystery, and a teenager's personal experience. Learn these words from...
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"A Long Way from Chicago," Vocabulary from Prologue-1930

In eight different stories, award-winning writer Richard Peck shows how summers with Grandma are...
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Power Prefix #1: anti-

Learn these words beginning with the power prefix "anti" (meaning "against," "in opposition to," or...
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Latin Love, Vol I: sci

The root of this "knowledge" word tree usually appears as "sci." Its most famous branch is the word...
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Body Parts: Corpus

Know your body through this list. For more dissections of words with Latin and Greek anatomy, check...
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We the People: Civis

Work your way through these lists focused on Greek and Latin roots representing people and the...
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Vocabulary from The Articles of Confederation

Just as "history is written by the winners," the historical record often skips over missteps or...
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The Bill of Rights

Learn these 50 words to better understand the first ten amendments of the U.S. Constitution.
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Martin Luther King, Jr., "Letter from a Birmingham Jail" (1963)

In April 1963 Dr. King was arrested for leading a non-violent protest in Birmingham, Alabama. In a...
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The Star-Spangled Banner

The American National Anthem, The Star-Spangled Banner, is sung at assemblies, before sporting...
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Nehru's "Tryst with Destiny" Speech

On August 15, 1947, India signed an agreement that granted it s independence from Britain. India had...
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Michelle Obama's Speech at the 2016 DNC

Many political pundits and speech critics claim that Michelle Obama's speech at the 2016 Democratic...
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History is made in PA: Clinton's DNC Acceptance Speech

Hillary Clinton became the first woman to act as a major party's presidential nominee on July 28,...
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Fear and Loathing in Cleveland: Trump's RNC Acceptance Speech

On the evening of July 21, 2016, Donald J. Trump accepted the Republican presidential nomination...
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Trumps

What does it mean to trump or have a trump? Find out through this list of synonymous verbs and...
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An Inspirational Back-to-School Word List

As you pack your backpack and sharpen your pencils, take a moment to sharpen your vocabulary! Here...
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Vocabulary of the Summer Olympics

The 2016 Olympic Games will begin this August in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Learn this list of 28 words...
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Fidel Castro (1926-2016) Memorial List

Here are twelve quotes from Fidel Castro, Cuba's leader for over 50 years, who died on November 25,...
12 Words

Leonard Cohen (1934-2016) Tribute List

Leonard Cohen, the hugely influential singer-songwriter, died on November 10 at the age of 82. Cohen...
15 Words

Vocabulary from Donald Trump's Victory Speech, November 9, 2016

Donald Trump has been elected the 45th President of the United States. He gave a victory speech in...
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Vocabulary from Hillary Clinton's Concession Speech, November 9, 2016

Hillary Clinton, who was defeated in the presidential election by Donald Trump, delivered her...
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