February 9-13, 2015

World Literature

We will view your Mardi Gras Mythology powerpoints. Be sure to view www.mardigrasneworleans.com for answers for your study guide identifications. If you can’t access the page from the link, cut and paste the address in your browser.


British Literature

Your parallel reading test is Thursday. Complete your study guides and the novel for test success!

We have Vocabulary Unit 10. The following idioms will be included on Friday’s Quiz:

  1. Can’t see the forest for the trees
  2. Chip off the old block
  3. Chip on one’s shoulder
  4. Clean slate
  5. Cold feet
  6. Cold shoulder
  7. Cold turkey
  8. Count one’s chickens before they hatch
  9. Cut off one’s nose to spite one’s face
  10. Déjà vu
  11. Devil’s advocate
  12. Draw the line
  13. Drive a nail into one’s coffin

Vocabulary Words

expound      cajole        inscrutable        balk             acrimony

dour             exult          omniscient        feasible      fiasco

metier         fluctuate     harry               incognito     lethargic