2nd Grade Word List - Language Arts

Words for students of 2nd Grade, the page is for arts words (List 1), which are essential vocabulary for 2nd Grade academic classes.
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 2nd Grade: 2nd Grade Word List - Language Arts (List 1)
adjective
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a word that expresses an attribute of something; the word class that qualifies nouns
adverb
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a word that modifies something other than a noun
classify
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arrange or order by classes or categories; assign to a class or kind
comma
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a punctuation mark, used to indicate the separation of elements within the grammatical structure of a sentence
comprehend
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take in the meaning, nature, or importance of; grasp
contrast
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act of distinguishing by comparing differences
detail
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a small part that can be considered separately from the whole
difference
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variation that deviates from the standard or norm; a significant change
draft
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rough outline; draw up an outline; sketch
drama
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play; literary work intended for theater
exclamation
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an abrupt excited utterance; a loud complaint or protest or reproach
explain
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make plain and comprehensible; define
extend
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open or straighten something out; unbend; prolong
fact
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a concept whose truth can be proved
genre
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type or class; a kind of literary or artistic work
main idea
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the main points of a speech
mark
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an indication of damage; a visible indication made on a surface
noun
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a content word that can be used to refer to a person, place, thing, quality, or action
opinion
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notion or conviction founded on probable evidence; belief stronger than impression; favorable estimation
organize
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form or join a union; cause to be structured or ordered or operating according to some principle or idea
paragraph
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distinct division of written or printed matter that begins on a new, usually indented line
plan
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an arrangement scheme; scale drawing of a structure
plot
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small extent of ground; secret scheme or strategy
plural
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grammatical number category referring to two or more items or units
predicate
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one of the two main constituents of a sentence; the predicate contains the verb and its complements
prefix
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an affix that is added in front of the word
purpose
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a result or effect that is intended or desired; an intention
quotation
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passage or expression that is quoted or cited; practice of quoting from books
revise
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amend; change
root word
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the form of a word after all affixes are removed
similarity
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closeness of appearance to something else
solve
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find the solution; settle, as of a debt
subject
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the first term of a proposition
suffix
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an affix that is added at the end of the word
synonym
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two words that can be interchanged in a context
verb
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the word class that serves as the predicate of a sentence; a content word that denotes an action, occurrence, or state of existence