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10th Grade Honors English
Alliteration
Assonance
Allusion
Anachronism
A repetition of the same consonant sound at the beginning ... of…
The repetition of vowel sounds, please, niece, ski, tree.
A passing reference, without explicit identification to a ... li…
Someone existing or something is happening outside its ... prope…
Alliteration
A repetition of the same consonant sound at the beginning ... of…
Assonance
The repetition of vowel sounds, please, niece, ski, tree.
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English Honors 10th Grade
Abstruse
Admonish
Altruistic
Amenable
Difficult to understand, recondite, concealed
To Scold, to caution or advise
Unselfishly, concerned for the welfare of others. Generous.
Ready or willing to answer, act, agree or yield.
Abstruse
Difficult to understand, recondite, concealed
Admonish
To Scold, to caution or advise
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10th Grade Honors English
fad, trend
**assertion, affirmation
**expression, slang
doubtful, pessimistic, negative, nonbe…
bandwagon
**claim
**colloquialism
cynical
fad, trend
bandwagon
**assertion, affirmation
**claim
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Honors English 10th grade
parallelism
anaphora
personification
theme
the use of successive verbal constructions in poetry or prose…
the use of a word referring to or replacing a word used earli…
giving human like characteristics to an object
the use of a word referring to or replacing a word used earli…
parallelism
the use of successive verbal constructions in poetry or prose…
anaphora
the use of a word referring to or replacing a word used earli…
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English 10th grade Honors Vocab
Benevolent
Acquiesce
Partisan
Candid
Showing compassion or generosity
To give in or agree
Biased, showing favoritism
Open and honest
Benevolent
Showing compassion or generosity
Acquiesce
To give in or agree
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English 2 Honors 10th grade
alms
abode
countenance
demeanor
money or goods donated to the poor
home
facial expression; appearance
facial expression; appearance behavior
alms
money or goods donated to the poor
abode
home
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10th Grade Honors English Syllabus
School Quote
Classroom
Vocabulary (Percentage)
Literature (Percentage)
To know God and make Him known through Christian Education
4202
30%
30%
School Quote
To know God and make Him known through Christian Education
Classroom
4202
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10th Grade Honors English Literary Terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Anecdote
Antagonist
Repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words t…
A brief reference to a person, place, thing, event, or idea i…
A short narrative account of an amusing, unusual, revealing,…
The person who opposes the protagonist: villain, anti-hero
Alliteration
Repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words t…
Allusion
A brief reference to a person, place, thing, event, or idea i…
58 terms
10th Grade Honors English- Midterm
acting directions (format)
appositive
appositive phrase
essential appositive phrase
italics
a noun or pronoun that identifies or renames another noun or…
includes an appositive and modifiers of it
provides information that is needed to identify what is refer…
acting directions (format)
italics
appositive
a noun or pronoun that identifies or renames another noun or…
70 terms
10th Grade English honors Vocabulary
Characterization
Mood
Plot
Exposition
A description of qualities or peculiarities: a list of places…
The atmosphere that pervades a literary work with the intenti…
a plan made in secret by a group of people to do something il…
The background information and events that happened prior to…
Characterization
A description of qualities or peculiarities: a list of places…
Mood
The atmosphere that pervades a literary work with the intenti…
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10th Grade English Final Honors
abate
abominate
acrimonious
adulation
(v.) to make less in amount, degree, etc.; to subside, become…
(v.) To have an intense dislike or hatred for
(adj.) stinging, bitter in temper or tone
(n.) praise or flattery that is excessive
abate
(v.) to make less in amount, degree, etc.; to subside, become…
abominate
(v.) To have an intense dislike or hatred for
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Literary Terms- 10th grade honors English
Frame Story
Connotation
Tone
Mood
A story within a story. It provides a lot of layering.
An idea or feeling that a word invokes in addition to its lit…
Is the authors attitude toward the subject
A literary element that evokes certain feelings in readers th…
Frame Story
A story within a story. It provides a lot of layering.
Connotation
An idea or feeling that a word invokes in addition to its lit…
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Honors English 10th grade Vocabulary
sanguine
phlegmatic
melancholy
choleric
cheerfully optimistic
sluggish
sad, depressed
easily angered
sanguine
cheerfully optimistic
phlegmatic
sluggish
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10th Grade Honors English- Semester
Adulterate
Ambidextrous
Augment
Dour
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
able to use both hands equally wall; very skillful, deceitful…
to make larger, increase
stern, unyielding, gloomy, ill-humored
Adulterate
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
Ambidextrous
able to use both hands equally wall; very skillful, deceitful…
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10th Grade Honors English Vocabulary
acclaim
aesthetic
ambivalent
amity
(v) to salute, hail, applaud, praise... (n) enthusiastic applaus…
(adj) of or pertaining to the sense of beautiful; artistic qu…
(adj) having mutually conflicting feelings or thoughts, such…
(n) peaceful relations, such as between nations; friendship
acclaim
(v) to salute, hail, applaud, praise... (n) enthusiastic applaus…
aesthetic
(adj) of or pertaining to the sense of beautiful; artistic qu…
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English Honors Terms 9th and 10th Grade
1st person
3rd person
point of view
thesis
point of view where the narrator is a character in the story;…
point of view where the narrator is outside of the story; can…
the narrator's position on a subject
the main idea of the essay; what the writer hopes to prove is…
1st person
point of view where the narrator is a character in the story;…
3rd person
point of view where the narrator is outside of the story; can…
44 terms
10th Grade Honors English Final
ALLITERATION
ASSONANCE
ATMOSPHERE
CONSONANCE
REPETITION OF INITIAL CONSONANT SOUNDS.
REPETITION OF VOWEL SOUNDS FOLLOWED BY DIFFERENT CONSONANTS I…
FEELING CREATED IN A READER BY A LITERARY WORK OR PASSAGE.
REPETITION OF SIMILAR CONSONANT SOUNDS AT THE ENDS OF ACCENTE…
ALLITERATION
REPETITION OF INITIAL CONSONANT SOUNDS.
ASSONANCE
REPETITION OF VOWEL SOUNDS FOLLOWED BY DIFFERENT CONSONANTS I…
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10th grade honors english vocabulary
abhor
acquiesce
adroit
alacrity
to regard with horror or loathing, to hate deeply
to accept without protest, to agree or submit
skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
a cheerful readiness, promptness
abhor
to regard with horror or loathing, to hate deeply
acquiesce
to accept without protest, to agree or submit
70 terms
10th Grade Honors English Vocabulary
Divulge
Abet
Dogmatic
Insipid
To tell; to reveal (as a secret)
To assist or encourage, especially in wrongdoing
Arrogant and stubborn about one's (often unproven) beliefs
Lacking flavor; dull; not at all stimulating
Divulge
To tell; to reveal (as a secret)
Abet
To assist or encourage, especially in wrongdoing
Unit 1 Vocab 10th Grade Honors English
Approbation
Assuage
Coalition
Decadence
The expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; offi…
To make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an…
A combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
Decline, decay, or deterioration; condition or period of decl…
Approbation
The expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; offi…
Assuage
To make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an…
37 terms
10th grade honors english final
diction
syntax
allusion
allegory
choice of words in writing
the sequence of words put together to form sentences
an indirect reference
story/poem that can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning
diction
choice of words in writing
syntax
the sequence of words put together to form sentences
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10th Grade Honors English Terms
metaphor
allusion
irony
line
A comparison without using like or as
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A literary device that uses contradictory statements or situa…
A group of words together on one line of the poem
metaphor
A comparison without using like or as
allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
Unit 3 Vocab 10th Grade Honors English
Abominate
Acculturation
Adventitious
Ascribe
To have an intense dislike or hatred for
The modification of social patterns, traits, or structures of…
Resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cause or c…
To assign or refer to (as cause or source), attribute
Abominate
To have an intense dislike or hatred for
Acculturation
The modification of social patterns, traits, or structures of…
Unit 4 Vocab 10th Grade Honors English
Affable
Aggrandize
Amorphous
Archetype
Courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
To increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up or in…
Shapeless, without definite form; no particular type of chara…
An original model on which something was patterned or replica…
Affable
Courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
Aggrandize
To increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up or in…
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Honors 10th Grade English Final
Diction
Denotation
Connotation
Cultural Conflict
A writer's or speaker's choice of words
Literal meaning of a word
An implied meaning of a word.
a struggle that occurs when people with different cultural ex…
Diction
A writer's or speaker's choice of words
Denotation
Literal meaning of a word
160 terms
10th Grade English Final Honors
abate
abominate
acrimonious
adulation
(v.) to make less in amount, degree, etc.; to subside, become…
(v.) To have an intense dislike or hatred for
(adj.) stinging, bitter in temper or tone
(n.) praise or flattery that is excessive
abate
(v.) to make less in amount, degree, etc.; to subside, become…
abominate
(v.) To have an intense dislike or hatred for
Unit 2 Vocab 10th Grade Honors English
Ameliorate
Aplomb
Bombastic
Callow
To improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity
pompous or overblown in language; full of high-sounding words…
without experience; immature, not fully developed; lacking so…
Ameliorate
To improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
Aplomb
poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity
74 terms
Ricciardi10th Grade Honors English Literary Terms
alliteration
allusion
anecdote
antagonist
The use of words that begin with the same sound near one anot…
An allusion is a reference to a famous person, place, thing o…
A short story about an interesting or funny event or occurren…
The antagonist is the main opponent of the main character in…
alliteration
The use of words that begin with the same sound near one anot…
allusion
An allusion is a reference to a famous person, place, thing o…
20 terms
10th Grade English Honors - Unit 2
Skeptical
Relevant
Malicious
Ameliorate
Doubting
Related to the matter at hand
Desiring to harm others
To improve
Skeptical
Doubting
Relevant
Related to the matter at hand
20 terms
10th Grade English Honors - Unit 1
Superficial (pronounce like 'fish')
Valid (pronounce like 'lid')
Prodigal (getting rid of food)
Pompous (of course I'm right)
Shallow on the surface
Legally acceptable
Wasteful
Snobby; arrogant; being overly
Superficial (pronounce like 'fish')
Shallow on the surface
Valid (pronounce like 'lid')
Legally acceptable
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10th Grade English Honors - Final Exam
intractable
placate
callous
benign
Hard to manage; ... not easily managed or manipulated
To calm; ... soothe or pacify
Insensitive; ... Emotionally hardened, unfeeling
Beneficial; ... Kind and gentle
intractable
Hard to manage; ... not easily managed or manipulated
placate
To calm; ... soothe or pacify
35 terms
*10th Grade* Honors English Unit 1
Abashed
Abdicate
Abut
Abyss
ashamed or embarrassed; disconcerted
to renounce or relinquish a throne, right, power, claim, resp…
to be adjacent; touch or join at the edge or border
a deep, immeasurable space, gulf, or cavity; vast chasm
Abashed
ashamed or embarrassed; disconcerted
Abdicate
to renounce or relinquish a throne, right, power, claim, resp…
20 terms
Honors English: Unit 1 Vocab 10th Grade
approbation noun
assuage verb
coalition noun
decadence noun
the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; offi…
to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an…
a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
decline, decay, or deterioration; a condition or period of de…
approbation noun
the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; offi…
assuage verb
to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an…
Unit 6 Vocab 10th Grade Honors English
anomalous
aspersion
bizarre
brusque
abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
a damaging or derogatory statement
extremely strange, unusual, atypical
abrupt, blunt, with no formalities
anomalous
abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
aspersion
a damaging or derogatory statement
20 terms
Unit 5 Vocab Honors English 10th Grade
amnesty (noun)
autonomy (noun)
axiomatic (adj)
blazon (verb)
a general pardon for an offense against a government; in gene…
self-government, political control... S: home rule... A: dependence…
self-evident, expressing a universally accepted principle... S:…
to adorn or embellish; to display conspicuously; to publish o…
amnesty (noun)
a general pardon for an offense against a government; in gene…
autonomy (noun)
self-government, political control... S: home rule... A: dependence…
20 terms
10th Grade Honors English Vocabulary : Week 4
Affable
Aggrandize
Amorphous
Archetype
(adj) courteous & pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
(v) to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up o…
(adj) shapeless, without definite form; of no particular type…
(n) an original model on which something was patterned or rep…
Affable
(adj) courteous & pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
Aggrandize
(v) to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up o…
20 terms
10th Grade Honors English Vocabulary: Week 5
amnesty
autonomy
axiomatic
blazon
(n) a general pardon for an offense against a government; in…
(n) self-government, political control
( adj) self-evident, expressing a universally accepted princi…
(v) to adron or embellish; to display conspicuously; to publi…
amnesty
(n) a general pardon for an offense against a government; in…
autonomy
(n) self-government, political control
74 terms
10th Grade Honors English Literary Terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Anecdote
Antagonist
Repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words t…
A brief reference to a person, place, thing, event, or idea i…
A short narrative account of an amusing, unusual, revealing,…
The person who opposes the protagonist: villain, anti-hero
Alliteration
Repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words t…
Allusion
A brief reference to a person, place, thing, event, or idea i…
20 terms
Unit 1 Vocab Honors English 10th grade
approbation (n)
assuage (v)
coalition (n)
decadence (n)
the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; offi…
to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an…
a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose... S:…
decline, decay, or deteriorate; a condition or period of decl…
approbation (n)
the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; offi…
assuage (v)
to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an…
20 terms
Unit 3 Vocab Honors English 10th Grade
abominate (v)
acculturation (n)
adventitious (adj)
ascribe (v)
to have an intense dislike or hatred for... S: loathe, abhor, de…
the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cause or c…
to assign or refer to (as a cause or source), attribute... S: im…
abominate (v)
to have an intense dislike or hatred for... S: loathe, abhor, de…
acculturation (n)
the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
20 terms
Unit 2 Vocab Honors English 10th Grade
ameliorate (v)
aplomb (n)
bombastic (adj)
callow (adj)
to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming... S: ame…
poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity... S:…
pompous or overblown in language; full of high-sounding words…
without experience; immature, not fully developed; lacking so…
ameliorate (v)
to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming... S: ame…
aplomb (n)
poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity... S:…
80 terms
10th Grade Honors English Exam Vocab
assuage
coalition
decadence
elicit
to make easier or milder
a combination, union, or merger
decline, decay, or deterioration
to draw forth, bring out from some source
assuage
to make easier or milder
coalition
a combination, union, or merger
9 terms
HONORS- English: Poetry Elements: 10th grade
Metonymy
Synecdoche
Allution
Apostrophe
a figure of speech that replaces the use of the name of one o…
a figure of speech in which a part is used for the whole or t…
a figure of speech that uses well-known people, events, or pl…
when someone who is not present is spoken to as if that perso…
Metonymy
a figure of speech that replaces the use of the name of one o…
Synecdoche
a figure of speech in which a part is used for the whole or t…
Unit 5 Vocab 10th Grade Honors English
Amnesty
Autonomy
Axiomatic
Blazon
a general pardon an offense against a government; in general,…
self-government, political control
self-evident, expressing a universally accepted principle
to adorn or embellish; to display conspicuously; to publish o…
Amnesty
a general pardon an offense against a government; in general,…
Autonomy
self-government, political control
15 terms
10th Grade Honors English Vocab MP 4
Anecdote
Dexterous
Extraneous
Incoherent
an amusing or brief story
skillful with hands
Irrelevant
not clear
Anecdote
an amusing or brief story
Dexterous
skillful with hands
160 terms
10th Grade Honors English Final Vocabulary
Abate
Abominate
Acrimonious
Adulation
V. To make less in amount, degree, etc.; To subscribe, become…
V. To have an intense dislike or hatred for... Synonyms: Loathe…
Adj. Stinging, bitter in temper or tone... Synonyms: Biting, Ra…
N. Praise or flattery that is excessive... Synonyms: Adoration,…
Abate
V. To make less in amount, degree, etc.; To subscribe, become…
Abominate
V. To have an intense dislike or hatred for... Synonyms: Loathe…
15 terms
English Honors 10th Grade Mr Domico
Aberration
Beleaguered
Beneficent
Brandish
something (such as a problem or a type of behavior) that is u…
harass, besiege... lay siege to.... (Example:... "he is leading a rel…
doing or producing good... (Example: ... a beneficent leader... Syn…
To wave or swing (something, such as a weapon) in a threateni…
Aberration
something (such as a problem or a type of behavior) that is u…
Beleaguered
harass, besiege... lay siege to.... (Example:... "he is leading a rel…
14 terms
English 2 Honors Prefixes (10th Grade)
a, ab, abs
Ad, a, ac, af, ag, an, ar, at, as
Bi, bis
Circum
Away, From
To, Toward
Two
Around
a, ab, abs
Away, From
Ad, a, ac, af, ag, an, ar, at, as
To, Toward
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Honors English Exam 10th Grade
What loss must Okonkwo face upon retur…
When Okonkwo returns to Umuofia, his r…
Obierika tells Okonkwo that the tribe…
What is one similarity of religious be…
He lost all of his titles and authority.
Not as he expected because the tribe has been influence by ou…
They lack unity to hold the old traditions.
They both believe in the supremacy of one god who created eve…
What loss must Okonkwo face upon retur…
He lost all of his titles and authority.
When Okonkwo returns to Umuofia, his r…
Not as he expected because the tribe has been influence by ou…
11 terms
10th Grade Honors English - THE EPIC OF GILGAMESH Vocabulary
myths
heroic literature
sacred verse
wisdom literature
traditional stories - often about gods or goddesses- that ser…
literature that records and celebrates the great deeds of her…
literature written to express religious faith ad typically wr…
literature that instructs or advises human beings about makin…
myths
traditional stories - often about gods or goddesses- that ser…
heroic literature
literature that records and celebrates the great deeds of her…
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