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Question # 4 
Find five vocabulary words that you did not know before.  Post the words, give their definition,and explain how they were used in the context of the story.  Your five words must be different from the others in your group.
Posted by Teresa_Erhart On 01/27/2011 at 4:07 PM  4 Comments

Maddy Hess (Guest) said On 02/05/2011 at 4:59 PM
1. Potbelly- A large stomach, How its used- His potbelly defiantly Wasn't from too much hiking. 2.Vaguely- in and unsure matter. 3.Bitterly- in a resentful matter. how its used- that's all it was, Cole thought Bitterly. 4.stifled- held in with difficulty. how its used- He stifled yawns. 5.raged- hot. how its used.around him, a storm raged.   
Zach Howard (Guest) said On 02/04/2011 at 2:07 PM
a'toot-A blanket uses by the indians to keep their spirits high. skiff-a small boat uses for riding and sound fishing. circle justice- a part of justice used by the indians. spirit bear an all white bear that lives in southern Alaska. tlinget- a indian tribe bases in alaska.  
Mrs. Erhart (Guest) said On 02/01/2011 at 9:05 PM
Cheyenne, this is well done!  
Cheyenne Peters (Guest) said On 01/30/2011 at 6:31 PM
1)Word- Depositions Definition- a pretrial interrogation of a witness; usually conducted in a lawyer's office How it is used- "Even Nathaniel Blackwood quit stopping by except for when hearings and depositions required his presence. 2)Word- Artificially Definition- not according to nature; not by natural means How it is used- "Blackwood was a stiff man and spoke artificially" 3)Word- Sparse Definition- Having widely spaced intervals; Not dense; meager How it is used- "Several weeks earlier, Edwin, the Tlingit elder from Drake, had built a sparce one-room wood shelter for Cole on the island." 4)Word- Feigned Definition- make believe with the intent to deceive How it is used- "Gravey feigned suprise" 5)Word- Shrouded Definition- To cover or protect some other object How it is used- "The distant green-black forests were shrouded in gray mist."  
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