Grades 3-5 (WVI 2)
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dread to be very afraid of.
funnel a tool shaped like a cone with a narrow tube at the small end. Funnels are used for pouring something into a small opening.
gasp a sudden, brief taking in of air through the mouth, because of surprise or difficulty breathing.
insecure without enough protection; not safe or secure.
mental of or having to do with the operation of the mind.
merchant an owner of a shop.
nowadays during these present times.
outskirts the edges or outlying areas of a city or town.
penitentiary a prison for people who have been found guilty of serious crimes.
protection the act of keeping something safe from harm or the condition of being protected.
relic something that has survived from the past, such as an object or a custom.
select preferred over others.
shaggy having long, rough hair or something like hair.
shawl a piece of fabric that is worn over the shoulders or around the head and shoulders. It is larger and heavier than a scarf.
subtract to take away from a whole or larger amount.