Busy. Please wait.
Log in using Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password


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.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See 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.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
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

Reading PLUS

Unit 9 Fear

tripped when you miss-stepped; your feet got tangled or caught on something and you stumbled and maybe fell down
visualizing imagining yourself doing something or thinking of what it might be like to do something successfully; seeing yourself doing it
symptoms signs and indicators; for example, if you are sick you might have a runny nose, fever, chills, coughing, sneezing, or be very tired, etc.
mentors people who are more experienced, or older and wiser; teachers, parents, counselors, or older students.
wide-ranging broad, far-reaching, various, of many different kinds
fallible able to fail; imperfect, human/mortal
creepy strange, scary
connoisseur an expert at something in matters of taste; someone who knows a lot about high quality things: china, jewelry, music, coffee, food
fantasy a dream or ideal thing that you imagine but it's not real
gratifying makes you feel satisfied or makes you feel like you did something good (for yourself or someone else)
scared to death very afraid, fearful, terrified
rule out decide something is impossible; eliminate it as a reason or cause
deliberate happens on purpose; opposite of accidentally
land arrive somewhere after traveling by air or sea; opposite of take off (planes)
obsessively can't stop doing something (like Sheldon knocking 3 times on Big Bang Theory)
anxiety a feeling of worry or nervousness
trigger one thing that causes something else (like squeezing your finger on a gun; or causing a chain reaction)
patch a small area of grass, skin, hair, clothing
phobias extreme, powerful fears
Created by: jkirsch



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:
restart all cards