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Literature Terms: Set 1
Author
Illustrator
Setting
Title
writer of a book, article, or report
a person who draws or creates pictures for magazines, books,…
the place or type of surroundings where something takes place
the name of a book, composition, or other artistic work
Author
writer of a book, article, or report
Illustrator
a person who draws or creates pictures for magazines, books,…
21 terms
Literature Terms Set #1
setting
character
static character
dynamic character
The time and place of a story.
An individual in a story or other literary work.
The character does not change during the course of a story.
The character grows and changes as a result of events in the…
setting
The time and place of a story.
character
An individual in a story or other literary work.
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Literature Terms set #1
Heroic Quest
Plot
Imagery
Theme
The call to adventure, the threshold, challenges or temptatio…
Sequence of events in a story... Example 1: The plot of harry po…
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
Central idea of a work of literature.... Example 1:Love was them…
Heroic Quest
The call to adventure, the threshold, challenges or temptatio…
Plot
Sequence of events in a story... Example 1: The plot of harry po…
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literature set #1
per annum
churl
innocuous
omen
by the year
an impolite or mean spirited person
not harmful
thing or event that is regarded as a sign of good or evil
per annum
by the year
churl
an impolite or mean spirited person
38 terms
Keystone Literature - Set 1
Compare/Contrast
Evaluate
Exposition
Fact
Place together characters, situations, or ideas to show commo…
Examine and judge carefully. To judge or determine the signif…
A narrative device, often used at the beginning of a work tha…
A piece of information provided objectively, presented as true.
Compare/Contrast
Place together characters, situations, or ideas to show commo…
Evaluate
Examine and judge carefully. To judge or determine the signif…
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literature terms set #1
lyric poems
Hero quest
Plot
Imagery
a form of poetry which expresses personal emotions or feeling…
...
the events that make up a story or the main part of a story.…
use figurative language to represent objects, actions and ide…
lyric poems
a form of poetry which expresses personal emotions or feeling…
Hero quest
...
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Set 1 Literature Terms
sensory imagery
visual imagery
mood
alliteration
language that appeals to a reader's five senses: hearing, sig…
details that appeal to the sense of sight
the emotional quality or atmosphere of a story or poem
the repetition of consonant sounds, usually at the beginning…
sensory imagery
language that appeals to a reader's five senses: hearing, sig…
visual imagery
details that appeal to the sense of sight
15 terms
Literature Terms: Set 1
Personification
Metaphor
Simile
Extended Metaphor
Giving human characteristics to a non-living thing.... Example:…
Presents two things that seem very different as if they are t…
Presents two things that seem very different as if they are t…
A metaphor that covers more than one line or sentence. Often…
Personification
Giving human characteristics to a non-living thing.... Example:…
Metaphor
Presents two things that seem very different as if they are t…
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Literature Vocab set 1
bewail
destitute
detract
emancipate
to express deep regret or sorrow over
1.without resources or possessions, especially the necessitie…
to take away, especially from the value, beauty, or importanc…
to set free from slavery; to liberate
bewail
to express deep regret or sorrow over
destitute
1.without resources or possessions, especially the necessitie…
20 terms
Literature Terms Set 1
Plot
Heroic Quest
Imagery
Theme
Sequence of events in a story... Ex - Sofia didn't have time to…
Call to adventure, threshold, abyss, transformation, atonemen…
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
Central idea of a work of literature... Ex- Arms and the Man by…
Plot
Sequence of events in a story... Ex - Sofia didn't have time to…
Heroic Quest
Call to adventure, threshold, abyss, transformation, atonemen…
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Literature Terms Set 1
allegory
allusion
anecdote
aphorism
story with two levels of meaning (literal & symbolic) in whic…
reference to a well known person, place, event, literary work…
brief story about an interesting, amusing, or strange event t…
a general truth or observation about life - usually stated co…
allegory
story with two levels of meaning (literal & symbolic) in whic…
allusion
reference to a well known person, place, event, literary work…
20 terms
literature term set 1
Heroic Quest
Plot
Imagery
Theme
Call to adventure, threshold, abyss, transformation, atonemen…
Sequence of events in a story.... Example: In the three little…
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
A topic of discussion or writing; a major idea broad enough t…
Heroic Quest
Call to adventure, threshold, abyss, transformation, atonemen…
Plot
Sequence of events in a story.... Example: In the three little…
19 terms
Literature set 1
Mammoth
Assuage
Bereft
Ardor
Adjective: huge; gigantic
(v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to pu…
(adj., part.) deprived of; made unhappy through a loss
(n) a feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a pers…
Mammoth
Adjective: huge; gigantic
Assuage
(v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to pu…
20 terms
Literature Terms set#1
Heroic Quest
Plot
Imagery
theme
Call to adventure, threshold, abyss, transformation, atonemen…
Sequence of events in a story Ex: Novel
Descriptive or figurative language in a literary work; the us…
A topic of discussion or writing; a major idea broad enough t…
Heroic Quest
Call to adventure, threshold, abyss, transformation, atonemen…
Plot
Sequence of events in a story Ex: Novel
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Literature terminology set 1
Characters
Plot
Protagonist(s)
Antagonist(s)
The people or animals that play roles in a story
The events in a story and the order in which they happen
The main character(s), often the good guy
The character(s) in direct opposition to the protagonist.
Characters
The people or animals that play roles in a story
Plot
The events in a story and the order in which they happen
20 terms
Literature Terms Set 1
Herioc Quest
Plot
Imagery
Theme
an important literary device that allows readers to identify…
the main events of a play, novel, movie, or similar work, dev…
visually descriptive or figurative language, especially in a…
the subject of a talk, a piece of writing, a person's thought…
Herioc Quest
an important literary device that allows readers to identify…
Plot
the main events of a play, novel, movie, or similar work, dev…
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Literature Terms set #1
extended metaphor
allegory
paradox
personification
comparison developed in more than one sentence.
comparison between two seemingly different things.
apparent contradiction that makes a point.
human characteristics given to animals or inanimate objects.
extended metaphor
comparison developed in more than one sentence.
allegory
comparison between two seemingly different things.
23 terms
AP Literature Vocabulary Set #1
Alliteration
Anaphora
End Rhyme
Enjambment
Repetition of initial consonant sounds or letters, mainly for…
Repetition of the same words at the beginning of several cons…
Rhymes appearing at the end of lines of poetry
A poetic expression that spans more than one line.
Alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds or letters, mainly for…
Anaphora
Repetition of the same words at the beginning of several cons…
21 terms
Literature Terms- Set 1
genre
foreshadowing
antagonist
point of view
A category of literary work, such as fiction, nonfiction, or…
The use of important clues to give hints or prepare the reade…
The character whose opposition to the protagonist is the main…
The vantage point from which the story is told, such as first…
genre
A category of literary work, such as fiction, nonfiction, or…
foreshadowing
The use of important clues to give hints or prepare the reade…
25 terms
Literature 1: Plot, character, setting
Exposition
Rising action
Climax
Falling action
The _________ establishes the setting, the protagonist, and p…
The audience learns more about the protagonist and antagonist…
The turning point in the story. Usually this is the main batt…
The events after the climax. Things may begin to improve for…
Exposition
The _________ establishes the setting, the protagonist, and p…
Rising action
The audience learns more about the protagonist and antagonist…
27 terms
Literature Terms (set 1)
literature
prose
fiction
nonfiction
Writings in either prose or poetry
Any literature that is written in paragraph form
A prose selection which is invented. It can be based on a tru…
Any prose selection that tells about something that actually…
literature
Writings in either prose or poetry
prose
Any literature that is written in paragraph form
12 terms
British Literature Vocabulary Set 1
compassionate
grievous
theme
admonish
feeling or showing sympathy and concern for others.... Examples…
causing grief or sorrow; serious and distressing... Example: He…
the message, moral, or lesson of a book, poem, song, film, or…
to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; to r…
compassionate
feeling or showing sympathy and concern for others.... Examples…
grievous
causing grief or sorrow; serious and distressing... Example: He…
45 terms
AP Literature - Terms Set 1
synesthesia
parallelism
hyperbole
octave
when one kind of sensory stimulus evokes the subjective exper…
Also referred to as parallel construction or parallel structu…
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
8 line stanza
synesthesia
when one kind of sensory stimulus evokes the subjective exper…
parallelism
Also referred to as parallel construction or parallel structu…
26 terms
Vocab. Set 1 Literature
Ravenous
Centrifuge
Cacophony
Cataract
Extremely hungry
Spinning device
Loud noise
Cloudiness on the eye
Ravenous
Extremely hungry
Centrifuge
Spinning device
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AP Literature Terms Set 1
Allegory
Alliteration
Anaphora
Apostrophe
The representation of abstract ideas or principles by charact…
The repetition of the same consonant sound at the beginning o…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
When a character speaks to a character or object that is not…
Allegory
The representation of abstract ideas or principles by charact…
Alliteration
The repetition of the same consonant sound at the beginning o…
10 terms
Literature Vocab Set 1
Herculean
Bowdlerize
pandemonium
pander
mighty, powerful, massive, immense, colosial
delete, censor, expurgate
disorder, chaos, noisy confusion, tumult
indulge, gratify, cater
Herculean
mighty, powerful, massive, immense, colosial
Bowdlerize
delete, censor, expurgate
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Literature Terms Set 1
Alliteration
Allusion
Anachronism
Aside
the repetition of initial consonant sounds in a set of words.
A reference to an outside work of art, literature, history, r…
The presence of something that does not belong in a setting's…
In a play/drama, words spoken by a character directly to the…
Alliteration
the repetition of initial consonant sounds in a set of words.
Allusion
A reference to an outside work of art, literature, history, r…
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Literature Terms-set 1
allegory
alliteration
allusion
anecdote
a poem, play, picture, etc in which the apparent meaning of t…
repetition of constant sounds at the beginning of the wordq
passing reference or indirect mention of a common text
a short account of an incident
allegory
a poem, play, picture, etc in which the apparent meaning of t…
alliteration
repetition of constant sounds at the beginning of the wordq
20 terms
Literature Vocabulary Set #1
Surreal
Disillusion
Oblivion
Continuity
Having the disorienting, hallucination, quality of a dream
Deprivation of belief, idealism
The state of being completely forgotten or unknown
A continuous of connected whole
Surreal
Having the disorienting, hallucination, quality of a dream
Disillusion
Deprivation of belief, idealism
Literature vocab set 1
Abhor
Adage
Aesthetic
Agenda
(V.) to feel extreme disgust; to loathe; to reject
(N.) a short sentence that states the truth
(Adj.) having to do with beauty or what is beautiful
(N.) a list of things to do
Abhor
(V.) to feel extreme disgust; to loathe; to reject
Adage
(N.) a short sentence that states the truth
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Literature Vocabulary set #1
Raggedy
Fantasy
Prodigy
Liable
Adjective, Shabby, scruffy... An ugly sweater like that, all rag…
Noun, daydream, imagined image... I'm standing on the corner adm…
Noun, A person of highly unusual talent.... A regular prodigy, I…
Adjective, likely ... But of course he does, cause if he hangs u…
Raggedy
Adjective, Shabby, scruffy... An ugly sweater like that, all rag…
Fantasy
Noun, daydream, imagined image... I'm standing on the corner adm…
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Literature Vocab Set #1
Prose
Drama
Nonfiction
Poerty
Writing that is organized in sentences
Tells a story through the words and actiond of actors
Tell the story of a person's life, narrates a series of true…
Writing that is organized in lines and groups of lines called…
Prose
Writing that is organized in sentences
Drama
Tells a story through the words and actiond of actors
51 terms
Literature Set 1
Contrition
Promontory
Supplication
Inquisitive
a feeling of regret for doing wrong
a high ridge of land or rock jutting out into a body of water
a humble request or prayer
curious; inquiring
Contrition
a feeling of regret for doing wrong
Promontory
a high ridge of land or rock jutting out into a body of water
50 terms
Literature Set #1
Moby Dick
Iliad
Pride and Prejudice
The Great Gatsby
Herman Melville
Homer
Jane Austen
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Moby Dick
Herman Melville
Iliad
Homer
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Literature Vocab Set #1
Auspicious (adj.)
Concession (n.)
Condescend (v.)
Eccentric (adj.)
Promising success
The act or conceding or yielding As a right, a privilege, or…
To behave as if one is conscious of descending from a superio…
Deviating from the recognized or customary character or pract…
Auspicious (adj.)
Promising success
Concession (n.)
The act or conceding or yielding As a right, a privilege, or…
20 terms
British Literature- Set 1
anti-
de-
dis-
en-; em-
against
oppoite
not; opposite of
cause to
anti-
against
de-
oppoite
26 terms
AP Literature Set 1
Allusion
Analysis
Antagonist
antihero
a reference in literature or in art to previous literature, h…
The process of examining the components of a literary work
A character who functions as a resisting force to the goals o…
a protagonist who carries the action of the literary piece bu…
Allusion
a reference in literature or in art to previous literature, h…
Analysis
The process of examining the components of a literary work
25 terms
AP Literature Set #1
Palpable
Sardonic
Nostalgic
Dubious
obvious and noticeable
showing disrespect or scorn for someone or something
pleasure and sadness for something you remember and wish to e…
uncertain or doubtfull
Palpable
obvious and noticeable
Sardonic
showing disrespect or scorn for someone or something
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AP Literature Set #1
Ignominy
Assiduous
Auspicious
Bifurcate
Dishonor; humiliate; public shame
Diligent; focused
Succesful
Divide into two parts
Ignominy
Dishonor; humiliate; public shame
Assiduous
Diligent; focused
25 terms
American Literature 1 set
Enmity
Inherently
Luxuriant
Nocturnal
Hostility; hatred
Related to part of something's inmost nature
Characterized by abundant growth
Occurring at night
Enmity
Hostility; hatred
Inherently
Related to part of something's inmost nature
12 terms
Literature Words Set 1
lamented
indignity
reproach
discordant
mourned or grieved for
offensive or insulting treatment
To express disapproval of
conflicting; dissonant or harsh in sound
lamented
mourned or grieved for
indignity
offensive or insulting treatment
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Literature Set 1 Vocabulary
Ambivalent
Anomaly
sarcastic
dearth
having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about someone or…
something that deviates from what is standard normal expected
marked by or given to using irony in order to mock or convey…
a scarcity or lack of something
Ambivalent
having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about someone or…
Anomaly
something that deviates from what is standard normal expected
11 terms
Womens Literature Set #1
sex
gender
role
stereotype
used to indicate the biological categories within which peopl…
a social concept, a complex set of characteristics and behavi…
the pattern of behaviors prescribed for and expected from a p…
is a composite image of characteristics and expectations pert…
sex
used to indicate the biological categories within which peopl…
gender
a social concept, a complex set of characteristics and behavi…
10 terms
Literature Vocab. Set 1
Predilection
Ingratiating
Dissembling
Propitiation
preexisting liking; preference
having a quality that brings oneself into favor; charming or…
disguising one's real nature or motives
action designed to soothe or satisfy a person; a cause
Predilection
preexisting liking; preference
Ingratiating
having a quality that brings oneself into favor; charming or…
15 terms
Reading: Literature Set #1
Archetypal Character
Adaptation
Argument
Audience
This is a character in a work that represents a certain type…
This is a version of an original source (such as a diary, an…
This is a statement that seeks to convince readers of somethi…
This is whoever will be reading, listening or watching a stor…
Archetypal Character
This is a character in a work that represents a certain type…
Adaptation
This is a version of an original source (such as a diary, an…
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English literature set #1
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Anithesis
a narrative in which the characters, behavior, and even the s…
the sequential repetition of similar initial sound, usually a…
a literary, historical, religious, or mythological reference
the juxtaposition of sharply contrasting ideas in balanced or…
Allegory
a narrative in which the characters, behavior, and even the s…
Alliteration
the sequential repetition of similar initial sound, usually a…
literature set 1
daintily
petuantly
assemble
preceded
proper
impatient, annoying
bring together
to come before
daintily
proper
petuantly
impatient, annoying
10 terms
Literature Set 1
Bartleby the Scrivener
The Lottery
The Devil and Daniel Webster
The Masque of the Red Death
Herman Melville
Shirley Jackson
Stephen Vincent Benet
Edgar Allen Poe
Bartleby the Scrivener
Herman Melville
The Lottery
Shirley Jackson
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Literature Vocabulary 1
annotation
close reading
analysis
synthesize
A brief explanation, summary, or evaluation of a text or work…
A careful reading that is attentive to organization, figurati…
Detailed examination of the elements or structure of something
Combining or bringing together two or more elements to produc…
annotation
A brief explanation, summary, or evaluation of a text or work…
close reading
A careful reading that is attentive to organization, figurati…
12 terms
Literature Antonyms - Set 1
adjacent
alight
barren
disrupt
faraway, distant
mount, board, take off
fertile, fruitful
organize, arrange
adjacent
faraway, distant
alight
mount, board, take off
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