P6 CA1 2017 Vocabulary & Editing List

Below are the vocabulary and editing words taken from the CA1 papers of the Top School Papers of 2017.

Nan Hua

1) adhered – believe in and follow the practices of.
2) acceded – agree to a demand, request
3) appeased – pacify or placate (someone) by acceding to their demands
4) compiled – collect (information) in order to produce a list or book
5) accommodating -provide lodging or sufficient space
6) uncompromising – showing an unwillingness to make concessions to others, especially by changing one’s ways or opinions.

Editing:

1) desperately
2) communications
3) possibility
4) relief
5) massive
6) panic
7) destruction


Rosyth Primary

1) enforced – compel observance of or compliance with (a law, rule, or obligation).
2) ensured – make certain that (something) will occur or be the case
3) endorsed – declare one’s public approval or support of.
4) gaped – to gaze stupidly or in open mouthed surprise or wonder
5) enticed – attract or tempt by offering pleasure or advantage.
6) beguiled – charm or enchant (someone), often in a deceptive way

Editing:

1) numerous
2) extension
3) structures
4) authorities
5) species
6) community


CHIJ St Nicholas

1) doubtful – giving rise to uncertainty
2) deceived – deliberately cause (someone) to believe something that is not true, especially for personal gain
3) retain – continue to have (something); keep possession of
4) renounce – refuse or resign a title or position
5) hectic – busy
6) strenuous – requiring or using great effort or exertion
7) modest – not large, elaborate, or expensive

Editing:

1) exorbitant
2) disastrous
3) bare
4) business
5) commitment


ACS Junior

1) wailed – make a prolonged high-pitched sound.
2) taunted – provoke or challenge (someone) with insulting remarks.
3) bellowed – emit a deep loud roar, typically in pain or anger.
4) lamented – express passionate grief about something
5) venture – a risky or daring journey or undertaking
6) entitlement – the fact of having a right to something
7) privilege – a special right, advantage, or immunity granted or available only to a particular person or group.
8) adversary – one’s opponent in a contest, conflict, or dispute.

Editing:

1) concept
2) obstacles
3) inspiration
4) severely
5) communication
6) tragic