Georgia Vocabulary Lists

Henry Grady

Vocabulary – Henry Grady Crusading Diversified Editorial Industrial Investment Reconciliation Supremacy Urban Glossary Crusading: verb; any vigorous, aggressive movement for the defense or advancementof an idea or cause. Diversified: adjective; distinguished by various forms or by a variety of objects. Editorial: noun; an article in a newspaper or other periodical presenting the opinion ofthe publisher, […]

Camilla Massacre

Vocabulary – Camilla Massacre Commemorated Freedmen Military Occupation Reconstruction Rally Glossary Commemorated: verb; to honor the memory of somebody or something in a ceremony Freedman: noun; a person who has been freed from slavery. Military Occupation: noun; situation in which the control and authority over a territory passes to a hostile and/or conquering army. The […]

The Atlanta Cotton States and International Exposition

Vocabulary – The Atlanta Cotton States and International Exposition Agitating Composed Controversial Denounced Exposition Promote Glossary Agitating: verb; to call attention to by speech or writing; to disturb or excite emotionally. Composed: verb; to create, as in a musical, literary, or choreographic work. Controversial: adjective; subject to debate, public dispute, or contention. Denounced: verb; to […]