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Category: SAT Word Lists

Kevin Rocci

SAT Vocab Crossword 3

Look who’s back! Our third crossword puzzle! In this crossword, the clues are the parts of speech and definitions for the words. You will find a word list at the bottom to help. If you want to know the answer to a row or column, leave a comment with the number and the word you […]

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Chris Lele

SAT Vocabulary Game

   Word Unscramble – 3-points each 1. I.D. Mary 2. Mantle (and it’s not mental) 3. Vector 4. Date once (there’s a story here!)   Hangman 5. A word meaning not giving up (3 pts.) ___ E ___ ___ C I ___ ___ S 6. A word meaning having mixed emotions (3 pts.) ___ ___ […]

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Chris Lele

SAT Vocab Friday – Harry Potter Book 2

You may be the biggest Harry Potter fan ever, or you may have never read a single page of this saga of a boy wizard. I’m guessing, like 99% of people, you are somewhere in between. Well, even if you are a big fan of the series, you may not have known that each of […]

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Kevin Rocci

SAT Vocab Crossword 2: More Common Words

Studying new vocab can wear on the senses. That’s why it’s important to vary your practice. A crossword is a perfect for this task. Not a way to learn words, but a great tool for reviewing. In this crossword, the clues are the parts of speech and definitions for the words. You will find a […]

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Rachel Wisuri

SAT VoCATulary: Learn Vocabulary with Cats

Hello Magooshers! Do you like cats and vocabulary? Good, so do we. Below, our furry little friends will teach us some new vocabulary words. Who said studying had to be boring? Let us know if you’d like to see more posts like this in the comments below! 🙂   This cat is a total drama […]

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Chris Lele

SAT Vocab Friday – Super Confusing Words

Many people learning English claim that our language is illogical. They’ll usually point the finger at spelling, saying that the laws are so irregular that they are not of much use. You might agree with them—somewhat. But in general, you’ve grown up spelling most words, so it’s not that big of a deal. But now—with […]

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Chris Lele

SAT Vocab Friday – It’s Not What You Think!

Many SAT words are totally misleading. You think they mean one thing, but then they mean something completely different. Go figure! The thing is the SAT loves these words because it knows that students (at least most) are going to make a wrong guess concerning the meaning of a word. But not you—at least for […]

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Kevin Rocci

SAT Vocab Crossword 1: Common Words

Preparing for the SAT doesn’t have to be boring. There are plenty of ways to jazz up the study process, especially with vocabulary. Enter our first Vocabulary Crossword! In this crossword, the clues are the parts of speech and definitions for the words. You will find a word list at the bottom to help you […]

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Chris Lele

SAT Vocab Friday – Literary Words

The SAT doesn’t just test your knowledge of tough vocabulary (those only show up on the hardest Sentence Completions). Many vocabulary words, both in the Sentence Completions and on the Reading Comprehension questions, test your knowledge of basic literary devices and other words relating to them.   Allusion Do not confuse this word with “illusion”, […]

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Chris Lele

SAT Vocab Friday – Reading Words

Certain vocabulary words tend to pop up in the Critical Reading section. This is not because the SAT happens to fancy the sound of these words; it’s because this vocabulary relates to important aspects of communication: how we feel, what we feel; how we think, what we think. While these words can pop up in […]

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