Word/Prefix/ Idiom of the Week

Word/Prefix/ Idiom of the Week

Word/Prefix/ Idiom of the Week Resource Class Over Overact Overcharge Overachieve Overcomplicated Overcompetetive

Overbear Overcontrol Over Her mom was overcontrolling, so she allowed her daughter to go to the party. Dylan was so overanxious for his test that he was shaking and crying. Ixciuh is an overachiever. She didnt do

her homework. Prior Lunch is prior to third period. Fuguay is Rons prior school. Prior to high school, Alejandra was in eighth grade. The word prior is prior to the word is.

Prior to Christmas, many people go shopping, bake cookies, and hang up decorations. Prior Adjective-existing or coming before in time.

What of? prefix does this word remind you Beat Around the Bush What it is http:// www.youtube.com/watch?v=lj3iNxZ8Dw

w What it isnt http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pvJqvA 0QU1g Sub Subtext Substitute Subplot Subarctic Subfreezing

Subheading Subcourse Submarine Subway Sublet Subtract Subside Submit Sub The

subfreezing temperatures reached 50 degrees!! Since the teacher was feeling better she told the substitute teacher to go to school. A subcourse to American History is a class on the Civil War. Probable

Adjective I had probable cause to believe that Ron had drugs on him due to the strong smell coming from his backpack. Ben Roethlisberger is probable to play because his arm feels better. It is probable that I will bring in treats to school tomorrow because it is someones birthday.

Best of Both Worlds http:// www.youtube.com/watch?v=SfqI4q203d Q Raleigh is the best of both worlds-the beach is 2 hours away and the mountains are about 2 hours away. My mom makes good food from the

North and James mom makes good food from the South. Semi

Semicircle Semiconscious Semitruck Semi-active Semicolon

Semiannual Semihidden A semicircle is 360 degrees. A semi-awake student hears the teacher but isnt taking notes The semiannual School Block Party occurs once every five years. Procedure The

fire drill procedure consists of walking outside away from the building Some celebrities have a procedure done to make themselves beautiful. My mom had a procedure done to remove the cancer. The little girl had a new procedure done to try to save her life from cancer. Procedure

Noun Synonyms-strategy, step, operation, method, approach, system, policy Antonym-inaction It Takes Two to Tango The

baby daddy didnt think he needed to pay child support because the baby mamma was raising the child. It takes two to tango though. Ron punches Micah first. Micah punches him back. Micah thinks it is unfair that he gets detention too. But it takes two to tango.

Anti-/Ant Antisocial Anti-inflammatory Antivirus Anticlimax Antifreeze Antagonist Antonym Anti-/Ant An

antisocial person loves going to parties. An anti-republican is in favor of guns. An anti-climatic movie is disappointing. Produce Cows produce milk. The company Nestle produces

chocolate. China produces a lot of rice. Dylan produces good work. Produce Verb Synonyms-manufacture, make, construct, build, assemble, create

Antonyms-break, destroy, ruin Bite Off More Than You Can Chew I am planning a wedding, setting up my honeymoon, taking grad school classes, and trying to find a place to live. Micah was texting five girls at once. He

was trying to take them all on dates but kept forgetting who was who. Santa Claus has to visit over a million houses in one night. Im Impossible Impede Immoral Immature Immeasurable

Immigrant Immortal Immobile immune Im An immature person shakes his opponents hand when he loses. An immobile person likes to run and

hike. The vampires on Twilight are immortal. Profile Micahs profile is described as tall, lean, black, short hair Ixciuhs profile is about 53, athletic, long/curly hair, olive skin Ms. Bauers profile is short, petite, short dark brown hair, squeaky voice

Athens Drive High School profile is 1830 students (55% white, 29% black, 9% Hispanic, 7% Asian) Profile Synonym- side view, outline, silhouette, shape, form, figure

Cant Judge a Book by Its Cover The Ugly Duckling Story https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RxP Zh4AnWyk InInactive

Invalid Institute Institution Incest Include Induct Integrate Inept Inhumane

In Invalid evidence can be used against someone in court? An inactive person would like going hiking and running? You would want an inept person on your trivia team?


When Starbucks gets busy, the workers need to be prompt. Micah should be prompt to class or he could be caught in the hall sweep. On Jeopardy, they need a prompt answer. This is the opposite of Beating Around the Bush. Micah and I tried to prompt Ron to stay in school. Ms. Bauer prompts all of you to join the cross country team. Turning off the lights is a prompt to be quiet. When the actor faints, that is a prompt for the curtains to

close. Prompt Synonyms-encourage, inspire, motivate, reminder, cue, signal, quick, swift, rapid, speedy, timely, early Cut Corners

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1f-- GZSptnk Taking steroids to play better. Ir Irrational Irresponsible Irritate Irreversible Irreconcilable

Irrefutable Irregular Irrelevant Ir An irresponsible man should be given a lot of cash. An early dismissal is an irregular day. An irreversible disease can be cured.

Proofread Proofread journals, essays, manuscripts, papers, articles, books Spelling mistakes, grammar, formatting Synonyms-edit, fix Cross that bridge when we

come to it Dylan was really worried about what will happen if the world ends on May 21, 2011. I shrugged my shoulders and said, We will cross that bridge when we come to it. My friend, Whitney, thought, that she might have breast cancer. Instead of

fretting about it, I told her that we will cross that bridge when we come to it. Il Illegal Illiterate Illegitimate Illogic Il If

it is illegal to lie down on a sidewalk, can I get in trouble if I do? An illiterate person can read the newspaper. property Most everything in this room is my property.

I cannot take Dylans phone for good because it is his property. Micah can get in trouble for trespassing on Alejandras property. property Possessions, belongings, things, stuff

Piece of cake https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bGq vimnOTeg Under Underage Undercharge Underpants Undergarmets undercook

Under By undercharging her friends, the employee was causing the store to lose money. Undercook food can make you sick. An underage teenager can get into the bar.

propose https:// www.youtube.com/watch?v=8v1J81CKn D8 Ixciuh proposed that we all skip school and go to the mall instead. propose suggest,

offer, put forward Let the cat out of the bag Alejandra told Ixciuh that she is pregnant and not to tell anyone. Ixciuh told Alyssa. Ms. Bauer was throwing a surprise party

for Nyheems birthday. Micah told Nyheem about the surprise. Mid Midway Midsection Midday Midafternoon Midfield Midsize midyear

Mid We couldnt go to the park during the midafternoon because it was dark out. My midsection really hurts. I think I have a bug in my stomach. prove Pythagoras

proposed that the Earth was round. Many people set out to prove that he was right. In an interview, you need to prove why you are the best one for the job. prove Demonstrate

(the truth of), show (to be true), ratify, validate Hit the Nail on the Head http://www.cnn.com/videos/us/2015/02/ 19/newday-wheel-of-fortune-one-letter-g uess.cnn https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eCtb

_ylVDvU Inter International Interact Interaction Intercept Interchange interfere

Inter An interchangeable tie can be worn with any color suit. An international festival only takes place in the United States. Purpose Oven=make

food hotter, cook food High school=prepare you for the future, college Chair=place to sit Life=???? Purpose Motive, motivation, reason, point

Kill two birds with one stone Ixciuh rode a stationary bike while reading her English book. Alejandra had to drive to her boyfriends house to give him back his I-pod. While there, she decided to break up with him.

Ms. Bauer had to go to the bank, so she decided to drop off her books at the library. Fore Forerunner Forefront Forearm Forebear Forecast Foredoom

Foreclose Fore The forerunner for president will most likely win. The forecast tells the weather after it has happened. Those who are on the forefront in the army are brave people.

Quote I ask people why they have deer heads on their walls. They always say because it's such a beautiful animal. There you go. I think my mother is attractive, but I have photographs of her. Ask not what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country. You better cut the pizza in four pieces because I'm not hungry enough to eat six. Baseball is ninety percent mental and the other half is physical.

You should always go to other people's funerals; otherwise, they won't come to yours. Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that. ____________________________________________________________ am moving in May. James signed me up at all these places, so I can get a quote. To get in back, I did the same. I

Quote Recite, repeat, retell, echo A saying Estimate, price, bid Cry Over Spilt Milk https://

www.youtube.com/watch?v=fL0L3vZmL ZE http:// www.mostwatchedtoday.com/tag/girl-cry ing-over-packers-loss/ When I step on Micahs shoes and he flips out. Trans Translate Transcribe

Translation Transform Transcontinental Trans The transcontinental railroad ran one side of America to the other. Micah decided to transform his clothes, so he got rid of his old ones and bought

new ones. Rank Rank the tallest to the shortest -Nyheem, Micah, Dylan, Alejandra, Ixciuh, Alyssa Rank the rainiest cities in America -Portland, Oregon; Seattle, Washington, Tallahassee, Florida -Rank your favorite movies

Curiosity killed the cat Micah sneaked out of the classroom. Alejandra wanted to know where he was going, so she followed him. Micah ended up in a bad part of town. Curiosity killed the cat for Alejandra. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kl1R

whATTzA Super Superimpose Supercool Supercute Supercurrent Superfan Superficial Superlative superjet

SuperI would prefer a superjet so I can get to my destination quicker. A superfan doesnt have posters of her famous celebrities. rare http://

distractify.com/jake-heppner/x-history-p hotos/ http://iliketowastemytime.com/2012/07/ 06/22-rare-historical-photos Dont put all your eggs in one basket Micah

graduated high school. He only wanted to go to Gallaudet, so he only applied there. He didnt get in. Now, he has no where to go. I have a degree in Elementary and Deaf Education. Plus, I will have a Masters in Reading Literacy En Envelope Enable

Enthrone Enplane Entomb Enslave encourage En After the plane landed, we enplaned to go get our luggage.

After the process of mummification, the body was entombed. Giving money to a drug addict is enabling his problem. Reaction https:// www.youtube.com/watch?v=QKoKp2BH mFI

https:// www.youtube.com/watch?v=l3c9sT6Uv3 c https:// www.youtube.com/watch?v=3eqHQBHP kM4 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1ND kVx9AzSY On the Ball

As soon as he got home, Ty did all of his homework. Ixciuh is excited about college, so she applied to five schools and filled out ten scholarships. Post Postwar Postcollege

Postcareer Postdepression Post-secondary Postdate Postearthquake Post The city postearthquake had a lot of buildings and pretty parks.

You start you career postcollege. The woman postdepression laid in her bed all day and slept. Recall The presidential race between Micah and Nyheem was so close that we had to recall the vote.

I recalled that I had homework when I saw it written on the board. Dont give up your day job When Alejandra sings, I say, Dont give up your day job. https:// www.youtube.com/watch?v=GIK2u6z5EJ

c https://www.youtube.com/results?search _query=terrible+football+player Counter Counterattack Counterproductive Counteressay Counterjab Counterrdemand countermark

Counter By scribbling all over his English paper, he was being counterproductive. With his countermark, Micah showed that he agreed with Ixciuh. Since Alejandra disagreed with Trump, she wrote a counteressay.

Reduce Where have you heard this word before? Math? Science? Social Studies? English? Health?

Reduce -Reduce five by three and you get two. -We need to reduce the number of cars on the road because air pollution makes it had for living things to breath. -We gradually started to reduce our troops in the Middle East once the war was over. -Reduce you heartrate by taking a rest. Last Straw

https:// www.youtube.com/watch?v=dQCSWPFnj bU https:// www.youtube.com/watch?v=IwKL8TOOz f4 The kids from the Columbine Shooting were picked on so much that one day they decided to shoot people.

Mono Monorail Monotone Monotheism Monomer Mono I

could tell he was excited by his monotone voice. Hinduism has a monotheism belief. Refer If you know the word refer you also know

Noun-reference Verb-refer Past-referred Plural-refers Participle-referring

Refer I referred Nyheem to a doctor after looking at this wrist. It was bent in half. Alyssa refers to a thesaurus to find a synonym for a word. Ixciuh was referred to the office after she punched Alejandra.

Feel a bit under the weather https:// www.youtube.com/watch?v=o7GiJUai4Z U Alyssa last week.

Bi Bicycle Bilingual Biracial Bipartisan Binary Binomial bisexual BiThe bilingual student could understand both Spanish and English fluently.

My children will be biracial. Reflect Noun-reflection Verb-reflect Past-reflected Plural-reflects Participle-reflecting Reflect

Teachers reflect on their lessons for the day to see if they need to change anything to help their students more. When Ty was punished, he had to go to the corner to reflect on what he had done. Once in a blue moon

https:// www.youtube.com/watch?v=NH-UDR2tVOY "Once in a blue moon I go to the cinema, only when there's a film I really, really want to see.

Ms. Barrett gets really angry. Ixciuh or Alejandra miss school. Mal Malnourished

Maladaptive Malignant maladies malaria Malarkey Malpractice Maltreat

MalA malignant tumor means that you are about to get better! You want to see a doctor who has a malpractice lawsuit. A malnourished child usually is very skinny and has yellowing skin. Regular

Noun-regularity Verb-regulate Adjective-regular Past-regulated Past-participle-regulating Adverb-regularly Negative-irregular Regular (Boys

close you ears)-cycle every month Regular ed classes Regular job Regular name Miss the boat CJ and Lebya miss a train to take a

selfie. Miss what someone is saying because you were talking to your friend. De Decode Deductive Deplane Dethrone Defoliate Destruct

De Alejandra became queen when she was dethroned. After we decoded the clue, we found the buried treasure. relate Noun-relationship,

relative Verb-relate Adjective-related, relating, relative Adverb-relatively Past-related

Past participle-relating Negative-unrelated relate Exodus, Psalms, Proverbs, Numbers Titans, Panthers, Jets, Cowboys Kennedy, Bush, Washington, Lincoln, Roosevelt Civic, Accord, Fit, Odyssey

Ontario, Michigan, Superior, Huron, Erie Manhattan, Staten Island, Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens ________________________________________ I can relate to Alyssa because we both like books Speak of the Devil https://

www.youtube.com/watch?v=V31u0fwnP 6c If Ms. Hodgins and I were talking about Dr. Hedrick, and he comes into our room.

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