Academic Vocabulary

    1. conventions
    2. counterclaim
    3. define
    4. demonstrate
    5. denotation
    6. describe
    7. detail
    8. develop/development
    9. distinction
    10. distinguish
    11. domain-specific vocabulary
    12. elaborate
    13. evidence/textual evidence
    14. explain
    15. explanatory
    16. explicit
    17. figurative language
    18. formal
    19. identify
    20. idiom

     

    Roots of the Week

    1. port = carry
    2. miss/mit = send