Poetry Collection 4 Vocabulary

By: Arianna Mills

Crystal

Made of clear, brilliant glass

Mother was very proud of her crystal glasses.

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 be hammering

The fence was wrought iron.

Haunches

Upper legs and hips of an animal.

The dog sat back on his haunches.

Questions

1. No , if a dog is running its can't sit down.

2. Yes, A weight lifter should be brawny because it they are lifting weights.

3. I would expect a piano player to have sinewy hands. They move their their their and fingers a lot.

4. If a glass is made of crystal is is most likely to be breakable.

5. Yes, a parson would likely be found in a church because a parson is a minister and a minister ministers in church.

6. Yes, if something is wrought it was made by hammering.