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Headless Horseman

Vocabulary for story

superstition The belief that something mysterious occurs in a way reason and science cannot explain; the belief that certain events or actions bring good or bad luck
custom An accepted way of doing things in a culture or society
propose To suggest a plan or idea; to propose marriage is to ask someone to marry you
hollow Having an empty space inside; also, an area of land that is lower than the surfaces around it
valley An area of land between hills or mountains, often with a river running through it
ghost The spirit of a dead person that a living person believes they can see or hear
countryside The land outside towns and cities
humiliation A feeling of being ashamed or stupid; the act of making somebody feel like this
embarrass To make somebody feel awkward or ashamed in front of others
smash To hit something so that it breaks into pieces.
talented Able to do something well
shocked Surprised and upset
Created by: teacherkathy