QUIZ YOURSELF ON THESE WORDS FROM BROWN GIRL DREAMING!
Visualize yourself passing this quiz on words from Jacqueline Woodson’s exquisite verse novel “Brown Girl Dreaming,” and then take the quiz to prove you can do it! (Because you can.)
Question 1 of 10
What does “barren” mean?
Definition for Es (2 of 5)
a plural suffix occurring in loanwords from Greek: Hyades.
Origin of -es1
From the Greek suffix -es
Definition for Es (3 of 5)
variant of -s2 in verbs ending in s, z, ch, sh, or post-consonantal y: passes; buzzes; pitches; dashes; studies.
Definition for Es (4 of 5)
variant of -s3 in nouns ending in s, z, ch, sh, or post-consonantal y, and in nouns in f with v in the plural: losses; fuzzes; riches; ashes; babies; sheaves.
Definition for Es (5 of 5)
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British Dictionary definitions for Es (1 of 4)
the internet domain name for
British Dictionary definitions for Es (2 of 4)
the chemical symbol for
British Dictionary definitions for Es (3 of 4)
El Salvador (international car registration)
British Dictionary definitions for Es (4 of 4)
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Medical definitions for Es
The symbol for the elementeinsteinium
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Scientific definitions for Es
The symbol for einsteinium.
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