“A” Words in Book One

 

A is for Aviator

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Aback – with “taken” in front of it, it means surprised!

 

Absolutely – certainly, for sure, of course!

 

Admiration – looking at something with pleasure. (watch this puppet video!)

 

Admiringly – showing admiration!

 

Affecting – bringing up feelings or emotions.

 

Affordable – you have the the money to buy it.

 

Aglow – glowing, happy, radiant.

 

Aide – assistant.

 

Aim – pointing a gun or a punch.

 

All-knowing – super smart, wise.

 

Alongside – side by side.

 

Aloud – out loud.

 

Altered – modified, or made different.

 

Ambled – a slow pace or walk.

 

Announced – to state publicly.

 

Apprehensive – slightly scared or fearful.

 

Approached – come closer to or get nearer to.

 

Apron – a garment, usually worn during cooking, that protects your clothing.

 

Arched – making the form of an arch.

 

Arrange – to adjust properly.

 

Assure – to promise.

 

Assured – guaranteed.

 

Astonished – shocked!

 

Astronaut – someone trained for space travel.

 

Atop – on the top.

 

Attention – the act of directing the mind; concentration.

 

Attitudes – your mood, feelings, behavior.

 

Automatically – spontaneously, right away!

 

Aviator – the pilot of an airplane or air ship.

 

Awkward – clumsy, embarrassing.