The Tell-Tale Heart Vocabulary

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The Tell-Tale Heart Vocabulary. audacity (n) boldness deputed (v) delegated derision (n) ridicule dissemble (v) to act or speak falsely, lie dissimulation (n) deceit hearken (v) to listen pitch (v) tar sagacity (n) shrewdness, cleverness - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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  • The Tell-Tale Heart Vocabulary

  • audacity (n) boldnessdeputed (v) delegatedderision (n) ridiculedissemble (v) to act or speak falsely, liedissimulation (n) deceithearken (v) to listenpitch (v) tarsagacity (n) shrewdness, clevernessscantlings (n) small pieces of lumbersuavity (n) pleasantnesstattoo (n) a rhythmic rapping (not what skilled artists needle into your flesh)vex (v) to irritate