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Grade 8 English
1.3 P List - 2

Directions: Match the definitions with the words. Use the words in sentences. As homework, find and write at least six more words beginning with letter P and use them in sentences.
Q 1: A very small amount.
petence
pitance
pitence
pittance

Q 2: Be persistent, refuse to stop.
percevere
persevire
persevere
perseivere

Q 3: To allay the anger of, especially by making concessions; appease.
placate
plakate
plaquate
plecate

Q 4: Reading carefully with intent to remember.
perusual
perusal
perusel
purusual

Q 5: Causing confusion; puzzling.
purplaxing
perplaxing
perplexing
purplexing

Q 6: A large mass of land projecting into a body of water.
pinensula
pininsula
peninsula
peninsila

Q 7: A journey to a sacred place or shrine or temple.
piligrimage
pilghrimage
pilgramage
pilgrimage

Q 8: A payment or benefit received in addition to a regular wage or salary.
perquisite
perkwizit
perquisent
perquesite

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