Vocabulary words-- Quiz 2/21 & TEST 2/28
Week of Vocabulary (2/21-2/28)

 

A curved piece of wood, stone, or metal, over an open space. It supports the weight above it.

 

arch

 

Thinking, listening, or watching carefully.

 

attention

 

 

Something given for doing well.

 

To give something as a prize or a reward.

 

award

 

To fall down suddenly or to cave in.

 

To fold together.

collapse

 

 

To destroy or tear something down.

 

demolish

 

More than is needed or allowed.

 

An amount that is too much or more than is needed.

 

excess

 

 

A line showing the outside edge of an object or figure.

 

A short list or plan that gives the main ideas of a longer report.

 

outline

 

 

 

 

A work of art made by shaping wood, stone, or other material into a certain form.

 

 

 

sculpture

 

 

 

 

 

A tool for digging. It often has a long handle fastened to a flat metal blade.

 

spade

 

 

 

A tool or container that is used for a special purpose.

 

utensil