Little House in the Big Woods
                                        Chapter 1

                                              Vocabulary Words

trundle bed

a bed that has wheels and is small enough to be rolled under another bed

banked

heaped up ashes to keep the coals hot

chopping block

a wood block on which you cut things

brine

water containing a mixture of salt

lard

shortening made from the fat of a pig

cracklings

the rind of roasted pig

pot liquor

broth from boiled meat

headcheese

meat from the head of a pig made into a loaf

roamed

wandered around

brindle

tan or gray with darker streaks or spots

hollow

empty on the inside

Wisconsin

a northern state near Lake Superior


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