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Eighth Grade Vocabulary
Eighth Grade "gen" words
Children born to a person
You are the progeny of your mother and father.
Born in, growing naturally in a particular region
Kudzu is not indigenous to Georgia.
Very giving asi if born with plenty of money
Please be generous and make a donation to the United Way campaign.
Originating from the one true source; real
The painting was an genuine Rembrandt and worth millions of dollars.
The birth or origin of something
The genesis for air travel was Kitty Hawke, NC where the Wright brothers first flew.
A person born with great intelligence.
Steve Jobs, the creator of the Apple computer, was a genius.
Group of people born around the same time.
People born in the twenty years following WWII are know as members of the "Baby Boomer generation."
Typical of an original but not coming from the one true source.
To save money in the grocery store, I try to buy generic rather than name brands.
The sex a person is born, male or female.
Frequently job applications will ask your gender - are you male or female?
Elegant, graceful, as typical of one born to the upper class.
The actress was very genteel, acting in an elegant manner.
gen - birth
mal - bad
foli - leaf