AE10 Week 4 Vocabulary - Group 1

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severe criticism or punishmentThe name of Cassius honours this corruption, / And ___________ doth therefore hide his head (IV.iii.16-17).
causing or characterized by pain, suffering, or sorrowThe noble Brutus / Hath told you Caesar was ambitious: / If it were so, it was a ___________ fault (III.ii.83-85).
to make a mistake or error'Every human being has his own gate. He must not __________ and wish to enter the orchard through a gate other than his own' (5).
povertyHe was poor and lived in utter ____________ (3).
joyfulness; merrimentI'll use you for my _____________, yea, for my laughter, / When you are waspish (IV.iii.53-54).
unemotional; realisticMy father was a cultured man, rather ____________. He rarely displayed his feelings, not even within his family... (4).
kind or tolerantOne evening, I told him how unhappy I was not to be able to find in Sighet a master to teach me the Zohar, the Kabbalistic works, the secrets of Jewish mysticism. He smiled ___________ly (5).
way of conducting oneself; behaviorLet them set on at once; for I perceive / But cold ___________ in Octavius' wing, / And sudden push gives them the overthrow (V.ii.3-5)
give a warning sign about a future eventYou know that I held Epicurus strong / And his opinion: now I change my mind, / And partly credit things that do presage (V.i.75-77).
so unhappy that nothing can bring comfortTitinius: These tidings will well comfort Cassius. / Messala: Where did you leave him? Titinius: All _____________, / With Pindarus his bondman, on this hill (V.iii.53-55).

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