Defining Twilight: Vocabulary Workbook for Unlocking the SAT, ACT, GED, and SSAT

Defining Twilight: Vocabulary Workbook for Unlocking the SAT, ACT, GED, and SSAT

by Brian Leaf

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Can you resist the allure of Edward’s myriad charms—his ocher eyes and tousled hair, the cadence of his speech, his chiseled alabaster skin, and his gratuitous charm? Will you hunt surreptitiously and tolerate the ceaselessdeluge in Forks to evade the sun and uphold the facade? Join Edward and Bella as you learn more than 600 vocabulary words to improve your score on the *SAT, ACT®, GED®, and SSAT® exams!

Use this workbook side-by-side with your own copy of Stephenie Meyer’s Twilight!

  • Each chapter of the workbook gives you eight words taken from Twilight, with page references for you to read the words in the context of your favorite novel
  • Define the words on your own before turning back to the workbook for their actual definitions
  • At the end of each section you’ll take SAT, ACT, GED, and SSAT drills and quizzes to review and integrate what you’ve learned
  • Plus, you’ll learn synonyms, Latin word parts, and memorization tools throughout the workbook

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780544186125
Publisher: HMH Books
Publication date: 07/01/2009
Sold by: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 192
File size: 555 KB

About the Author

BRIAN LEAF, M.A., is the owner and Director of New Leaf Learning Center. In his eighteen years of private teaching and tutoring, Brian has provided SAT, ACT, GED, and SSAT instruction and preparation to thousands of students. In 2008, he was chosen as an English and Mathematics Expert for

Table of Contents

About the Author.

How to Use This Book.

Group 1: Noble Death?

Group 2: A Pallid Reflection.

Group 3: A Precarious Niche.

Group 4: Apprehensive Stammering.

Group 5: Surrepeptitious Glances.

Quiz 1.

Group 11: Bedlam.

Group 12: Livid Angel.

Group 13: Chagrin.

Group 14: Muted Purgatory?

Group 15: Prudent Friendship?

Quiz 3.

Group 6: Tousled Hair.

Group 7: Subtle Hints.

Group 8: Inexplicable Frustration.

Group 9: Ocher Eyes.

Group 10: A Peripheral Peek.

Quiz 2.

Group 16: Impenetrable Eyes.

Group 17: Ominous Blood.

Group 18: Appeasement.

Group 19: Ceaseless Questions.

Group 20: An Alluring Menace.

Quiz 4.

Groups 1–20 Review.

Group 21: Judicious Camaraderie?

Group 22: Plausible Explanations?

Group 23: Morbid Thoughts.

Group 24: Euphoria.

Group 25: Desolation.

Quiz 5.

Group 31: Conspicuous Indulgence.

Group 32: His Topaz Eyes.

Group 33: A Deluge of Questions.

Group 34: A Growing Proximity.

Group 35: Incandescence.

Quiz 7.

Group 26: Raucous Run-In.

Group 27: A Dazzling Rescuer.

Group 28: Convoluted Theories.

Group 29: Enigmatic Answers.

Group 30: Unconditional Agreement.

Quiz 6.

Group 36: Abstinence?

Group 37: Vampire Etiquette.

Group 38: A Poignant Past.

Group 39: An Ominous Gait.

Group 40: Thwarted Enmity.

Quiz 8.

Groups 21–40 Review.

Quiz and Review Solutions.


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