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English Final

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obsequious
marked by or exhibiting a fawning attentiveness, obsessed
nugatory
having no force
contrite
regretful, grieving
voracity
state of being ravenous
prescience
foresight
insuperable
not able to be passed over
precocious
mature qualities at a young age
querulous
whining or complaining
Adjectival Prep Phrases
When, which one, what kind, how many, to what extent?
Adverbial Prep Phrases
How, why, where?
genteel
stylish
impunity
exemption of freedom from harm
acquiesce
to accept
propitiate
to appease
ponderous
of great weight
inexorable
stubborn
assail
to attack violently with words
tutelage
guardianship
quintessence
the most typical example
circumspect
cautious
nuance
distinct variation
Friar Lawrence
Friend of Romeo + Juliet. He helps marry R + J, and is the one who created the plan for them to run away which ended up with them killing themselves.
Mercutio
Romeo's close friend who later is killed. He is the comical character in the play who makes dirty jokes.
The Nurse
Juliet's nurse who has cared for Juliet her entire life. She disagrees with the plan of R + J running away but she was too late.
Tybalt
Juliet's cousin who is fierce and brave. He is later killed.
Helping Verb
helps another verb (ex. I "have" been there.)
Linking Verb
Acts as an =. (ex. I "am" happy.)
Conjunctive Conjunction
Join IC's preceded by a ; and followed by a , (ex. however, thus)
Indefinite Pronoun
has no specific antecedent (ex. Several people failed the test).
Personal Pronoun
he, you, it, they
Relative Pronoun
starts adjectival DC's. (who, which, that).
Reflexive
includes self or selves (himself, herself, themselves)
NOC
renames object. (ex. We elected him "president".)
AOC
describes object. (ex. We called him "nice".)
Phrases have...
a subject OR verb
Clauses have...
a subject AND verb
Gerunds
starts with -ing; functions as a noun. (ex. "Swimming" is fun.)
Participles
present end in -ing; past end in -ed or -en. Always act as adj. (ex. I like the "dancing" dogs.)
How are subjects plural?
If they are joined by and.
Subjects joined by ____, use the closest word for agreement.
or/nor
Indefinite pronouns can be...
single or plural.
Collective nouns can be...
single or plural.