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On stealing

I think Liseals behavior is definitely justified in everyday. She is not only doing it to benefit her own self but she’s also doing it to benefit others. It is almost like her own little personal rebellion. It probably isn’t the best time for it to be happening but I don’t think that at all […]

Deep thinker 2.2

Source: The Alchemyst, Michael Scott, Page 21 Quote: “Humans are so predictable.” Context: Basically this shop Josh worked at just got overrun by these nasty Golem creatures who are after Nicholas Flamel, josh’s boss. This makes me think: This just makes me realize and consider how predictable I am the majority of the time. A […]

Deep Thinker 2.1

Source: The Alchemyst, Michael Scott, Page 18 Quote: “And Sophie felt something cold and solid settle into the pit of her stomach.” Context:At this time in the story Sophie and her twin brother are experiencing a whirlwind of feelings and emotions due to the things that had just occurred. Everything they knew was just suddenly […]

Word Nerd 2.6

Source: The Alchemyst, Michael Scott, Page 19 Context: “He was fastidiously brushing dust off the sleeve of his coat while two of his Golemsexplored the cellar.” In their words: showing or demanding excessive delicacy or care fastidious attention to detail Robert Evett reflecting a meticulous, sensitive, or demanding attitude fastidious workmanship having high and often […]

Word Nerd 2.5

Source: The Alchemyst, Michael Scott, Page 11 Context:“His English touched with an indefinable accent” In their words: incapable of being precisely described or analyzed https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/indefinable In my words: Something that you can’t put into words In pictures:

Word Nerd 2.4

Source:The Alchemyst, Michael Scott, Page 11 Context: “As Nick clambered to his feet, he pushed Josh back down the stairs.” In their words: to climb awkwardly (as by scrambling) https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/clambered In my words: Quickly jumping to your feet In pictures:

Word Nerd 2.3

Source:The Alchemyst, Michael Scott, Page 10 Context: “Tendrilsand wisps of green mist gathered in Fleming’s palms, then curled in ornate patterns and drifted onto the floor, where they writhed like serpents.” In their words: a leaf, stipule, or stem modified into a slender spirally coiling sensitive organ serving to attach a climbing plant to its […]

Word Nerd 2.2

Source:The Alchemyst, Michael Scott, Page 9 Context:“Josh peered over the edge of the cellar, eyes watering with the stink of sulfurand mint.” In their words: a nonmetallic chemical element that is an essential element for all life, resembles oxygen in chemical properties, and is used especially in the form of sulfuric acid to extract phosphates […]

Word Nerd 2.1

Source:The Alchemyst, By Michael Scott, Page 5 Context:“He was a small, rather dapper-looking man, dressed in a neat charcoal-gray three-piece suit that looked vaguely old-fashioned but that she could tell had been tailor-made for him.” In their words: neat and trim in appearance looked very dapper in their uniforms very spruce and stylish a dapper […]

Are Books Dangerous?

Books have such a big impact on the world. To Kill a Mockingbird for example, that has affected people for generations because of how significant it is. Nazi’s are worried about what people read because of the significance and symbolism books hold. Just imagine if their was a book about a rebellion, it could inspire […]

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