Save
Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know (0)
Remaining cards (0)
Know (0)
0:00
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Vocab

Vocabulary List 3

TermDefinition
wittly clever expression
quandry confusion
nascent beginning to develop
essence the real nature of something
associative showing a form of relationship
sociological related to the study of society
bland without taste or seasoning
semantic coming from the different meanings of words
sympathy expression of compassion
anxious uneasiness because of fear
diagnosis the process of identifying a condition by medical examination
regrettable unforunate
sociologist a person who studies society
linguist a person who studies language
insular narrow viewpoint
moderately not extreme
percentile a method used to determine how one test takers score compares to that of another
impeccable perfect
benign harmless
wince to shrink back from pain
empirical drawing on experience or observation
guise outward appearance
portfolio the investments held by one person
belies misrepresents
converses speaks with
vivid bright, colorful
observation to watch or notice
wrought shaped by beating
intimacy closeness
transcribed to change the form of something verbalized into written form
evoke call up, summon
keenly sharply, strongly
intersection crossing point
Created by: hernovella
 

 



Voices

Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards