The Bossy Gallito
Retold by
Lucia M. Gonzalez

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Word List:
bossy

* quench *

ordered

* elegant *

* pardon *

commanded

scold

kernels

pleasure

* demand *

* resist *

wedding

Vocabulary:
elegant: rich looking.
demand: to ask for something very strongly.
quench: to put out; to get rid of.
resist: act against; strive against; oppose.
pardon: a polite expression similar to "excuse me."

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