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Literature October Vocab (10H)
Arbitrate
Arid
Assiduous
Asylum
(V) To judge a dispute... Sentence: The principal had to arbitra…
(Adj) Extremely dry or hot... Sentence: The arid desert air drie…
(Adj) Persistant, hard working ... Sentence: The assiduous stude…
(N) Sanctuary, shelter ... Sentence: The refugee sought asylum i…
Arbitrate
(V) To judge a dispute... Sentence: The principal had to arbitra…
Arid
(Adj) Extremely dry or hot... Sentence: The arid desert air drie…
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english 10h american literature
literature
genre
prose
poetry
umbrella term used to refer to a type of art expressed in wri…
refers to a major literary category. Prose, poetry, drama.
Articles, autobiographies, novels, essays, and editorials. wr…
type of literature in which words are selected and strung tog…
literature
umbrella term used to refer to a type of art expressed in wri…
genre
refers to a major literary category. Prose, poetry, drama.
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American Literature Final (10H)
"And then things start to happen,... don'…
the author of "Oh the Places You'll Go"
"You'll get mixed up, of course,... as yo…
tone of "Oh the Places You'll Go"
Oh the Places You'll Go
Dr. Seuss (Theodore Geisel)
Oh the Places You'll Go
optimistic, bright
"And then things start to happen,... don'…
Oh the Places You'll Go
the author of "Oh the Places You'll Go"
Dr. Seuss (Theodore Geisel)
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Elements of Literature-Tracy10H
Two purposes of literature
Escape
Interpretive/informal
Artistic Unity
Escape and interpretive/informal
Literature written specifically for entertainment or pleasure
literature that is meant to inform or teach
when all elements of a literary piece work together to achiev…
Two purposes of literature
Escape and interpretive/informal
Escape
Literature written specifically for entertainment or pleasure
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Literature 10H Vocab: Unit 1
Formidable
Consternation
Impediment
Brazen
(Adj.) inspiring fear through being large, powerful, or intense
(Noun) feelings of anxiety or dismay typically at something u…
(Noun) obstruction, hinderance, obstacle; any physical or men…
(Adj.) bold and without shame
Formidable
(Adj.) inspiring fear through being large, powerful, or intense
Consternation
(Noun) feelings of anxiety or dismay typically at something u…
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LITERATURE 10H 9/14/15
Genre
Setting
Narrator
Point of View
Type of book- category or type of literature based on styles,…
The time and place in which the action of a piece of literatu…
Person telling the story
The vantage point from which the story is told
Genre
Type of book- category or type of literature based on styles,…
Setting
The time and place in which the action of a piece of literatu…
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English 10H - Literature Test 2
What is the external conflict in "The…
What does the narrator from the Sheila…
Describe Sheila Mant
How does the narrator feel about his d…
Should the narrator cut his line or not
the narrator lowers his line into the water out of habit
self-centered
he regrets the choice he made
What is the external conflict in "The…
Should the narrator cut his line or not
What does the narrator from the Sheila…
the narrator lowers his line into the water out of habit
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10H American Literature & Comp. FINAL Terms
realism
Transcendentalism
Anti-Transcendentalism
Romanticism
fiction devoted to accurate representation and an exploration…
the idea that spirits have a deep connection with nature and…
Focuses on limitations/destructiveness of the human spirit
a movement in the arts and literature that originated in the…
realism
fiction devoted to accurate representation and an exploration…
Transcendentalism
the idea that spirits have a deep connection with nature and…
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Literature 10H vocab (the rest of the vocab from the packet)
internal conflict
external conflict
mood
setting
A struggle between opposing needs, desires, or emotions withi…
A character struggles against some outside force: another cha…
Feeling or atmosphere that a writer creates for the reader
The general locale, historical time, and social circumstances…
internal conflict
A struggle between opposing needs, desires, or emotions withi…
external conflict
A character struggles against some outside force: another cha…
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Eng10H Semester 1 Final Terms/Literature
sonnet
iambic pentameter
English or Shakespearean sonnet
quatrain
a fourteen line lyric poem, usually written in iambic pentame…
ten syllables or five feet (unstressed, stressed)
a sonnet consisting of three quatrains and a concluding coupl…
usually a stanza or poem of four line and may also be any gro…
sonnet
a fourteen line lyric poem, usually written in iambic pentame…
iambic pentameter
ten syllables or five feet (unstressed, stressed)
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Medieval Literature Terms PART 2 (English 10H)
characterization
narrative poem
meter
iambic pentameter
the way in which writers guide readers' impressions of charac…
a poem that tells a story and has a plot
a stressed and unstressed syllabic pattern in a verse or with…
a line that consists of ten syllables
characterization
the way in which writers guide readers' impressions of charac…
narrative poem
a poem that tells a story and has a plot
English 10H Exam Review - Revolutionary Literature
Age of Reason / Revolutionary Era
18th Century
Autobiography
Almanac
The belief that, by using reason, human beings could manage t…
Century of the period of man-centered independence, reason, a…
An account of a person's life written by that person
An annual calendar containing important dates and statistical…
Age of Reason / Revolutionary Era
The belief that, by using reason, human beings could manage t…
18th Century
Century of the period of man-centered independence, reason, a…
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Gage 10H Literature Midterm Study Guide
Transcendentalism
Nathaniel Hawthorne
Romanticism
Kate Chopin
Branch of romanticism. Religion and higher power. Philosophy.…
"The Scarlet Letter" and "Young Goodman Brown"
A literary genre that originated from a movement in the 18th…
"The Awakening"
Transcendentalism
Branch of romanticism. Religion and higher power. Philosophy.…
Nathaniel Hawthorne
"The Scarlet Letter" and "Young Goodman Brown"
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English 10H Literature Unit 1-2 Test
plot
main character(s)
minor character(s)
dynamic character(s)
the sequence of events in a story that develops in 5 stages:…
the most important character(s) in the story
the less prominent character(s) in a story
character(s) who undergoes important changes as the plot unfo…
plot
the sequence of events in a story that develops in 5 stages:…
main character(s)
the most important character(s) in the story
English 10H Exam Review - Early Romantic Literature
Classicism
Classicism
Romanticism
Nature
The belief that reason is the dominating characteristic both…
Period of ideas that held reason over imagination, social ove…
Period that held emphasis on emotions, the individual, intuit…
Against the classicist view, Romantics emphasized the beauty,…
Classicism
The belief that reason is the dominating characteristic both…
Classicism
Period of ideas that held reason over imagination, social ove…
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10H Vocabulary Unit Five, 10th grade honors literature vocabulary unit 4, 10H Vocabulary Unit Six
Autonomy
Axiomatic
Blazon
Caveat
(n.) ... Antonyms: dependence, subjection, colonial status
(adj.) ... Antonyms: questionable, dubious, controversial
(v.)... Antonyms: hide conceal, cover up, bury
(n.) ... Synonyms: admonition, word to the wise
Autonomy
(n.) ... Antonyms: dependence, subjection, colonial status
Axiomatic
(adj.) ... Antonyms: questionable, dubious, controversial
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Literature 10H vocab (the rest of the vocab from the packet)
internal conflict
external conflict
mood
setting
A struggle between opposing needs, desires, or emotions withi…
A character struggles against some outside force: another cha…
Feeling or atmosphere that a writer creates for the reader
The general locale, historical time, and social circumstances…
internal conflict
A struggle between opposing needs, desires, or emotions withi…
external conflict
A character struggles against some outside force: another cha…
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Tracy English 10H Midterm: Elements of Literature
What are the purposes of literature?
What is artistic unity?
What is theme?
What is symbolism?
1. escape... -entertainment... -pleasure... 2. interpretive/informat…
when all elements of a piece work together to achieve its pur…
the central idea throughout a piece of literature
something that means more than what is literally is
What are the purposes of literature?
1. escape... -entertainment... -pleasure... 2. interpretive/informat…
What is artistic unity?
when all elements of a piece work together to achieve its pur…
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10H Vocabulary Unit Five, 10th grade honors literature vocabulary unit 4, 10H Vocabulary Unit Six
Autonomy
Axiomatic
Blazon
Caveat
(n.) ... Synonyms: Home rule... Antonyms: dependence, subjection, c…
(adj.) ... Synonyms: taken for granted... Antonyms: questionable, d…
(v.)... Synonyms: broadcast, trumpet... Antonyms: hide conceal, cov…
(n.) ... Synonyms: admonition, word to the wise
Autonomy
(n.) ... Synonyms: Home rule... Antonyms: dependence, subjection, c…
Axiomatic
(adj.) ... Synonyms: taken for granted... Antonyms: questionable, d…
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10H/T3 - BIG synonyms Naturalist/realist literature
abominable
acquiesce
Bereft
Callow
Odious, abhorrent, execrable
Comply, concur, jibe
Divested, Beg greed, destitute, deprived, fleeced
Jejune, inexperienced, guileless, naïve
abominable
Odious, abhorrent, execrable
acquiesce
Comply, concur, jibe
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10H/T3 - BIG VOCAB Naturalist and realist literature
Abominable
Acquiesce
Bereft
Callow
Causing moral revulsion, detestable
Accept something reluctantly but without protest
Deprived or lacking something
Lacking adult maturity or experience
Abominable
Causing moral revulsion, detestable
Acquiesce
Accept something reluctantly but without protest
English 10H Exam Review - Middle Romantic / Transcendentalist Literature
1840s - 1860s (19th Century)
Hawthorne, Melville
Emerson, Thoreau
Transcendentalism
Period of Middle Romanticism
Middle romanticism writers
Transcendentalism writers
A philosophy that holds that basic truths can be reached thro…
1840s - 1860s (19th Century)
Period of Middle Romanticism
Hawthorne, Melville
Middle romanticism writers
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English 10H: Unit 1 Terms
Allegory
Filial Piety
Internal Monologue
Paradox
A narrative that serves as an extended metaphor
Respect, obedience, and care for one's parents and elderly fa…
Inner thoughts of a character; focuses on the processing of i…
A statement that seems contradictory but can actually be true
Allegory
A narrative that serves as an extended metaphor
Filial Piety
Respect, obedience, and care for one's parents and elderly fa…
21 terms
10H Lit Vocab #6
affable
aggrandize
amorphous
archetype
(adj) friendly, good-natured or easy to
(verb) increase the power, status or wealth of
(adj) without a clearly defined shape or form
(noun) the original pattern or model from which all things of…
affable
(adj) friendly, good-natured or easy to
aggrandize
(verb) increase the power, status or wealth of
22 terms
10h honors lit vocab #7
addendum
amnesty
autonomy
axiomatic
(noun) something that is added
(noun) an official pardon for people who have been convicted…
(noun) independence or freedom, as of the will or one's actions
(adj) self-evident or unquestionable
addendum
(noun) something that is added
amnesty
(noun) an official pardon for people who have been convicted…
20 terms
10h lit vocab #8
anomalous
arbiter
aspersion
bizarre
(adj) deviating from what is standard, normal, or expected
(noun) a person who settles a dispute or has ultimate authori…
(noun) a damaging or derogatory remark or criticism
(adj) very strange or unusual, especially so as to cause inte…
anomalous
(adj) deviating from what is standard, normal, or expected
arbiter
(noun) a person who settles a dispute or has ultimate authori…
20 terms
10H Lit Unit 1 Vocab
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadence
Formal or official approval; also, praise
To cause to be less harsh, violent, or severe
Combination in a body or mass
A process, condition, or period of deterioration or decline
approbation
Formal or official approval; also, praise
assuage
To cause to be less harsh, violent, or severe
20 terms
10h lit vocab #4
Ameliorate
Aplomb
Bombastic
Callow
(verb) make something bad or unsatisfactory better
(noun) self-confidence or assurance, especially when in a dem…
(adj) high-sounding but with a little meaning; inflated
(adj) (young person) inexperienced and immature
Ameliorate
(verb) make something bad or unsatisfactory better
Aplomb
(noun) self-confidence or assurance, especially when in a dem…
20 terms
10H Lit vocab unit 4
Affable
Aggrandize
Amorphous
Aura
(adj) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
(v) to increase in greatness, power, or wealthy; to build up…
(adj) shapeless, without definite form; of no particular type…
(n) that which surrounds (as an atmosphere); a distinctive ai…
Affable
(adj) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
Aggrandize
(v) to increase in greatness, power, or wealthy; to build up…
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vocab 2016 10H Lit
noxious
connive
chutzpah
liege
harmful to health
to conspire or secretly cooperate in wrongdoing
nerve or audacity
lord,master, or king
noxious
harmful to health
connive
to conspire or secretly cooperate in wrongdoing
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10H vocab unit 4
affiliated
ascertain
attainment
bequeath
associated, connected
to find out
to accomplish, the act of achieving
to give or pass as an inheritance
affiliated
associated, connected
ascertain
to find out
20 terms
10H Vocabulary Unit Five
Amnesty
Autonomy
Axiomatic
Blazon
(n.) a general pardon for an offense against a government; in…
(n.) self-government, political control... Synonyms: Home rule... A…
(adj.) self-evident, expressing a universally accepted rule o…
(v.) to adorn or embellish; to display conspicuously; to publ…
Amnesty
(n.) a general pardon for an offense against a government; in…
Autonomy
(n.) self-government, political control... Synonyms: Home rule... A…
20 terms
10H Vocabulary Unit Six
Anomalous
Aspersion
Bizarre
Brusque
(Adj.) abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual... Synonyms…
(N.) a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slanderin…
(Adj.) extremely strange, unusual, atypical ... Synonyms: Grotes…
(Adj.) Abrupt, blunt, with no formalities ... Synonyms: Curt, ta…
Anomalous
(Adj.) abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual... Synonyms…
Aspersion
(N.) a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slanderin…
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LIT DEVICES 10H ENGLISH
literal language
metaphor
simile
personification
that which is meant to be taken literally
comparison of two unlike things
comparison using like or as
a figure of speech where non-human things are given human cha…
literal language
that which is meant to be taken literally
metaphor
comparison of two unlike things
10 terms
10H - Character Traits List 3
callow
chaste
crafty
debonair
young and inexperienced; fledgling 미숙한
morally pure; celibate (No sexual intercourse) 순결한
marked by skill in deception; cunning 교활한
having a sophisticated charm; suave 멋지고 당당한
callow
young and inexperienced; fledgling 미숙한
chaste
morally pure; celibate (No sexual intercourse) 순결한
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English 10H Nuts and Bolts- Winesburg, Ohio
The Grotesque
The Grotesque as A symbol/ Analogy
The Novel as American Idealism/ Realism
Themes
A human twisted and disturbed spiritually by the pressures of…
1. Grotesques are from Winesburg, a small, rural farming comm…
Anderson believes that man is essentially good, but he also b…
American Education, Appearance's deception, Maturation, Famil…
The Grotesque
A human twisted and disturbed spiritually by the pressures of…
The Grotesque as A symbol/ Analogy
1. Grotesques are from Winesburg, a small, rural farming comm…
57 terms
Lit. 10H Fall Final 2014
Anonymous
Auditory
Callous
Cumulative
unknown, unacknowledged name
Having to do with the sense of hearing
hardened, to make hard
increasing or growing by a accumulation or successive additions
Anonymous
unknown, unacknowledged name
Auditory
Having to do with the sense of hearing
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Literary Terms- 10H English
literature
genre
prose
poetry
a type of art expressed in writing; includes poetry, nonficti…
a major literary category
all written work that is not poetry, drama, or song. Articles…
a type of literature in which words are selected and strung t…
literature
a type of art expressed in writing; includes poetry, nonficti…
genre
a major literary category
90 terms
LanguageArts10H Vocab
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
A story illustrating an idea or a moral principle in which ob…
Used for poetic effect, a repetition of the initial sounds of…
A reference in one literary work to a character or theme foun…
A statement which can contain two or more meanings
Allegory
A story illustrating an idea or a moral principle in which ob…
Alliteration
Used for poetic effect, a repetition of the initial sounds of…
57 terms
10H Lit Fall Final Vocabulary
anonymous
callous
auditory
cumulative
of unknown name; whose name is withheld
hardened; indifferent, unsympathetic
pertaining to hearing
increasing or growing by accumulation or successive additions
anonymous
of unknown name; whose name is withheld
callous
hardened; indifferent, unsympathetic
10 terms
10H - Character Traits List 2 Vocal
avaricious
churlish
flippant
gracious
(adj) immoderately desirous of acquiring e.g. wealth; greedy
(adj) having a bad disposition; surly; rude and boorish (무례한)
(adj) showing inappropriate levity; frivolous
(adj) characterized by kindness and warm courtesy especially…
avaricious
(adj) immoderately desirous of acquiring e.g. wealth; greedy
churlish
(adj) having a bad disposition; surly; rude and boorish (무례한)
10 terms
10H - Author's Focus List
disillusionment
solidarity
nonconformity
disenfranchisement
freeing from false belief; 환멸
a union of interests or purposes or sympathies among members…
failure to conform to accepted standards of behavior; a lack…
the act of withdrawing certification or terminating a franchi…
disillusionment
freeing from false belief; 환멸
solidarity
a union of interests or purposes or sympathies among members…
21 terms
10h Vocab Set #10
Acrimonious
Bovine
Conducive
Consternation
(adj) (typically of speech or a debate) angry and bitter
(adj) (of a person or their manner) sluggish or stupid; cowlike
(adj) making a certain situation or outcome likely or possible
(noun) a sudden, alarming amazement or dread that results in…
Acrimonious
(adj) (typically of speech or a debate) angry and bitter
Bovine
(adj) (of a person or their manner) sluggish or stupid; cowlike
20 terms
10H vocab #2
Adroit
Amicable
Averse
Belligerent
(adj) clever or skillful in using the hands or mind
(adj) (of relations between people) having a spirit of friend…
(adj) having a strong dislike of or opposition to something
(adj) hostile and aggressive
Adroit
(adj) clever or skillful in using the hands or mind
Amicable
(adj) (of relations between people) having a spirit of friend…
20 terms
10h English vocab 2
adroit
amicable
averse
belligerent
skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
peaceful, friendly
having a deep seated distaste, opposed, unwilling
given to fighting, warlike, combative, aggressive
adroit
skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
amicable
peaceful, friendly
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English 10H Nuts and Bolts- Realism
Realism
Naturalism
Circle of Writers
General Tones
A literary movement that emphasized observation of fact. Writ…
A step beyond Realism. Writing focused on the sordid, taboo,…
Kate Chopin- A Pair Of Silk Stockings... Stephen Crane- Bride Co…
Pity, Indifference, Grim, tragic, cruel, satirical, uncertain…
Realism
A literary movement that emphasized observation of fact. Writ…
Naturalism
A step beyond Realism. Writing focused on the sordid, taboo,…
10 terms
10H- Character Trait Vocab
affable
depraved
devout
fatuous
(adj) diffusing warmth and friendliness
(adj) deviating from what is considered moral or right or pro…
(adj) deeply religious; earnest
(adj) devoid of intelligence; inane, vacuous; 어리석은
affable
(adj) diffusing warmth and friendliness
depraved
(adj) deviating from what is considered moral or right or pro…
20 terms
10H vocab #3
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadence
(noun)... approval or praise
(verb)... to make an unpleasant feeling less intense
(noun)... an alliance for combined action, especially a temporar…
(noun) ... moral or cultural decline as characterized by excessi…
approbation
(noun)... approval or praise
assuage
(verb)... to make an unpleasant feeling less intense
77 terms
English 10H Literary Terms
aestheticism
allegory
Brave New World
anecdote
a work of art is the supreme value among human products preci…
a work that functions on a symbolic level
this is an example of an allegory
a story or brief episode told by a writer or a character to i…
aestheticism
a work of art is the supreme value among human products preci…
allegory
a work that functions on a symbolic level
20 terms
10H Vocab
Affable
Aggrandize
Amorphous
Aura
(adj) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
(v) to increase in greatness, power, or wealthy; to build p o…
(adj) shapeless, without definite form; of no particular type…
(n) that which surrounds (as an atmosphere); a distinctive ai…
Affable
(adj) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
Aggrandize
(v) to increase in greatness, power, or wealthy; to build p o…
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