Unit 10


The definitions and parts of speech below indicate how the words in this unit are used. The words below are listed alphabetically by Lesson Unit.

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Vocabulary Word
Part of Speech


Unit 10 Introduction
earthly adjective connected with life on earth rather than spiritual life or ideals
outbreak noun sudden start of something unpleasant or violent
pressing adjective  needing urgent attention
Unit 10 reading passage
cease verb stop happening or existing
countless adjective very many; too many to be counted
feedback noun advice about or evaluation of one's work
forewarn verb to warn about something bad or unpleasant before it happens
forearm verb prepare for a danger or threat before it happens
frontier noun limit to what is known about a particular area
impending adjective something that is going to happen very soon
keynote (speaker) adjective most important