Vocabulary Squares

Jordan Richardson

Crystal

made of clear, brilliant glass

Mom was very proud of her crystal glass.

Sinewy

tough and strong

With sinewy hands, he carved the stone.

Brawny

Strong and muscular

The piano mover had brawny arms.

Parson

minister

The parson had a deep voice that was easily heard in the rear pews.

Wrought

shaped by hammering

The fence was wrought iron.

Haunches

upper legs or hips of an animal

The dog sat back on it's haunches

Questions

  1. No because the dog is using it's haunches to run.
  2. Yes because brawny means muscular.
  3. You would have sinewy hands by having tough and strong hands.
  4. Yes because glass and crystal break.
  5. Yes because a parson is a minister
  6. Yes because wrought means shaped by hammering.

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