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APSM Eng9 V3

MCT The Vocabulary of Literature (lesson 3)

Morose sullen
Droll amusing
Confound to perplex
Wince to shrink involuntarily
Diffidence lack of confidence
Jovial cheerful
Listless uninterested
Sallow sickly yellow
Grimace a sharp expression
Evince to show
Exquisite beautifully made
Acute sharp
Condescend to patronize
Grotesque distorted
Allude indirectly refer to
Ostentatious showy
Inexorable inevitable
Indolent lazy
Doleful mournful
Alacrity eagerness
sullen Morose
amusing Droll
to perplex Confound
to shrink involuntarily Wince
lack of confidence Diffidence
cheerful Jovial
uninterested Listless
sickly yellow Sallow
a sharp expression Grimace
to show Evince
beautifully made Exquisite
sharp Acute
to patronize Condescend
distorted Grotesque
indirectly refer to Allude
showy Ostentatious
inevitable Inexorable
lazy Indolent
mournful Doleful
eagerness Alacrity
Created by: samundoacademy
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