2nd Grade Word List - Literature

Words for students of 2nd Grade, the page is for literature words:THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM by The Brothers Grimm.
 THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM by The Brothers Grimm   
betroth
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v. give to in marriage
shudder
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n. a sudden and brief shaking movement of the body, esp. because of an unpleasant emotion
inward
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ad. toward the center or interior
strew
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v. spread by scattering
v. cover; be dispersed over
lentil
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n. a very small dried bean that is cooked and eaten
sprinkle
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v. distribute loosely
grim
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a. worrying, without hope
cauldron
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n. a very large pot that is used for boiling
cask
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n. a cylindrical container that holds liquids
heed
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n. attention or notice
lamentation
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n. a cry of sorrow and grief
dainty
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a. small and attractive in a delicate way
crouch
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v. sit on one's heels
draught
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n. a serving of drink (usually alcoholic)
lest
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conj. with intention of preventing
recital
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n. a detailed description of something or a list of things