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10th Grade Language Arts Vocabulary
officious
ominious
pinnacle
premeditated
meddling, excessively forward in offering services or assumin…
unfavorable, threatening, of bad omen
high peak or point
considered beforehand, deliberately planned
officious
meddling, excessively forward in offering services or assumin…
ominious
unfavorable, threatening, of bad omen
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Language Arts for 10th grade
Patriarch
Palpable
Redundant
Notorious
( noun) the male head of the family or tribe
( adj) capable of being touched: obvious: tangible
(adj) unnecessarily repetitive: excessive: excessively wordy
( adj) famous for something bad
Patriarch
( noun) the male head of the family or tribe
Palpable
( adj) capable of being touched: obvious: tangible
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10th grade Language Arts Vocabulary Quiz 4
affiliated
ascertain
attainment
bequeath
(adj., part) associated connected
(V) to find out
(n) an accomplishment, the act of achieving
(v) to give or pass on as inheritance
affiliated
(adj., part) associated connected
ascertain
(V) to find out
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10th Grade Language Arts Vocabulary Quiz 2
adroit
amicable
averse
belligerent
(adj) skillful, expert in the use of hands or mind
(adj) peaceful, friendly
(adj) having deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling
(adj) given to fighting, war-like; combative, aggressive... (n)…
adroit
(adj) skillful, expert in the use of hands or mind
amicable
(adj) peaceful, friendly
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10th Grade Language Arts Vocabulary Quiz 1
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
(v.)to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of le…
(adj.) able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; de…
(v.) to make larger; increase
(adj. part.) deprived of; made unhappy through loss
adulterate
(v.)to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of le…
ambidextrous
(adj.) able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; de…
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Language Arts 10th Grade
Subordinate conjunctions
Subordinate conjunctions examples
Relative pronouns
Relative pronoun examples
begin adverb clauses
as... although... since... because... if
begin adjective clauses
who... whom... which... that
Subordinate conjunctions
begin adverb clauses
Subordinate conjunctions examples
as... although... since... because... if
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Unit 1 10th Grade Language Arts Vocabulary
Adulterate
Ambidextrous
Augment
Bereft
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
able to use both hands equally well; very skillful;deceitful,…
to make larger, increase
deprived of; made unhappy through a loss
Adulterate
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
Ambidextrous
able to use both hands equally well; very skillful;deceitful,…
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10th Grade Language Arts Vocabulary Quiz 3
adversary
alienate
artifice
coerce
(n) an enemy, opponent
(v) to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfer…
(n) a skillful or ingenious device; a clever trick; a clever…
(v) compel, force
adversary
(n) an enemy, opponent
alienate
(v) to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfer…
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10th grade Language Arts Honors Vocabulary #5
tragedy
blight
pestilence
induced
a work of dramatic literature that shows the downfall of a pe…
destructive disease
plague
persuaded;caused
tragedy
a work of dramatic literature that shows the downfall of a pe…
blight
destructive disease
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Language arts vocabulary 10th grade georgian brookwood
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
(v) to corrupt or make worse by adding something of lesser va…
adj. able to use both hands with skill.
v. increase
adj. deprived of, unhappy
adulterate
(v) to corrupt or make worse by adding something of lesser va…
ambidextrous
adj. able to use both hands with skill.
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10th Grade Language Arts
Adulterated
Ambidextrous
Augment
Bereft
render poorer in quality by adding another substance
Able to use right and left hands equally well
make greater by adding to it
deprived of or lacking something, especially a nonmaterial as…
Adulterated
render poorer in quality by adding another substance
Ambidextrous
Able to use right and left hands equally well
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10th Grade Language Arts Unit 4 Vocabulary
Affiliated
Ascertain
Attainment
Bequeath
associated, connected
to find out
an accomplishment, the act of achieving
to give or pass on as an inheritance
Affiliated
associated, connected
Ascertain
to find out
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10th Language Arts Vocabulary
Quarry
Dogged
Palatial
Chateau
Something hunted or pursued
with obstinate determination
Relating to a large or stately mansion
An impressive country house (or castle) in France
Quarry
Something hunted or pursued
Dogged
with obstinate determination
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Unit 2 10th Grade Language Arts Vocabulary
Adroit
Amicable
Averse
Belligerent
skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
peaceful, friendly
having a deep - seates distaste, opposed, unwilling
given to fighting, warlike, combative, aggresive
Adroit
skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
Amicable
peaceful, friendly
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Language arts 10th grade
Insidious
Juxtapose
Malevolent
Ostentatious
Proceeding in a gradual, subtle way, but with harmful effects?
Place or deal with close together for contrasting effect?
Having or showing a wish to do evil to others?
Characterized by vulgar or pretentious display; designed to i…
Insidious
Proceeding in a gradual, subtle way, but with harmful effects?
Juxtapose
Place or deal with close together for contrasting effect?
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10th Grade Language Arts Vocabulary Quiz 3
adversary
alienate
artifice
coerce
(n) an enemy, opponent
(v) to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfer…
(n) a skillful or ingenious device; a clever trick; a clever…
(v) compel, force
adversary
(n) an enemy, opponent
alienate
(v) to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfer…
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10th grade language arts-siroky
Contra & Counter (Prefix)
Frac & Frag (Root)
Locu/Loqu (Root)
Nunci/Nunce/Nounce (Root)
Opposite of; to go against
Subject to breaking; Broken; Fragile
Speaking; Talking,
to declare
Contra & Counter (Prefix)
Opposite of; to go against
Frac & Frag (Root)
Subject to breaking; Broken; Fragile
10th grade Honors language arts
Alliteration
Allusion
Imagery
Metaphor
The repetition of Initial consonant sounds in two or more nei…
A reference to a person place event or another passage of lit…
Using sensory details to create mental images.... Effect: helps…
A figure of speech using an implied comparison unlike objects…
Alliteration
The repetition of Initial consonant sounds in two or more nei…
Allusion
A reference to a person place event or another passage of lit…
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Language Arts 10th grade vocab
facetious
rudimentary
querulous
affable
not meant to be taken seriously; sarcastic or humorous (adjec…
pertaining to first principles; elementary (adjective)
habitually or constantly complaining (adjective)
a friendly and easy approach (adjective)
facetious
not meant to be taken seriously; sarcastic or humorous (adjec…
rudimentary
pertaining to first principles; elementary (adjective)
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Language Arts 10th Grade Poetry
Alliteration
Allusion
Contex Clues
Couplet
The repetition if the same or similar consonant sounds in wor…
A reference to someone or something that is known from histor…
Using words surrounding unknown words to determine their mean…
Two consecutive lines of poetry that work together.
Alliteration
The repetition if the same or similar consonant sounds in wor…
Allusion
A reference to someone or something that is known from histor…
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Language Arts-10th Grade-Unit 5
Abstract
Aerial
Ambiguous
Cohesion
Not concrete; expressing a quality or idea that is distinct f…
Of air; in the air.
Having two or more possible meanings; not clear.
The act of sticking or holding firmly together.
Abstract
Not concrete; expressing a quality or idea that is distinct f…
Aerial
Of air; in the air.
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Language Arts 10th grade Final
archetype
fable
symbol
tone
a typical character; an action or a situation that seems to r…
a short story, typically with animals as characters, conveyin…
a thing that represents or stands for something else, especia…
the general character or attitude of a place, piece of writin…
archetype
a typical character; an action or a situation that seems to r…
fable
a short story, typically with animals as characters, conveyin…
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Language arts 10th grade exam
Logos
Ethos
Pathos
Language
Logical evidence, ghe argument the author gives ... Ex: support…
Credibility, trustorthiness, ... Ex: Sympathy, background info,
Emotions (use language, situations, testimonies) ... Ex: refere…
Language as a whole, what does it indicate about authors tone…
Logos
Logical evidence, ghe argument the author gives ... Ex: support…
Ethos
Credibility, trustorthiness, ... Ex: Sympathy, background info,
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Language Arts-10th Grade-Unit 4
Allusion
Amelioration
Cognate
Doublet
A reference to anything.
Improvement in the meaning of status of a word.
A word related to another in a different language; word that…
One of two or more different words in a language derived from…
Allusion
A reference to anything.
Amelioration
Improvement in the meaning of status of a word.
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10th grade language arts vocab unit 3
Adversary
Alienate
Artifice
Coerce
Enemy, opponent
To turn away, to make indifferent, or hostile , to transfer,…
A skillfully or ingenious device, a clever trick, a clever sk…
To compel, force
Adversary
Enemy, opponent
Alienate
To turn away, to make indifferent, or hostile , to transfer,…
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10th Grade Language Arts Mrs. Fields
Point of View
Third person omniscient
Third person limited
Setting
1. In literature, the perspective from which a story is told.…
Third person omniscient, the narrator knows all the thoughts…
Third person limited point of view- is a method of storytelli…
The context in time and place in which the action of a story…
Point of View
1. In literature, the perspective from which a story is told.…
Third person omniscient
Third person omniscient, the narrator knows all the thoughts…
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10th grade Language Arts Final Exam Review
What is a counterclaim?
an imitation of a particular writer, a…
What is the purpose of an argument?
What is a claim?
opposite of a claim, disagrees with the thesis. And tells why…
parody
to convince or persuade
The overall thesis the writer will argue for.
What is a counterclaim?
opposite of a claim, disagrees with the thesis. And tells why…
an imitation of a particular writer, a…
parody
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10th Grade 1st Semester Exam Language Arts
Pentecostals
remedial
aptitudes
cajole
religious congregation
intended to correct study/reading habits
quickness in learning, natural talent
to cox something into doing something
Pentecostals
religious congregation
remedial
intended to correct study/reading habits
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10th grade language arts vocab quiz 5
altruistic
assent
benefactor
chivalrous
(adj) unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
(v) to express agreement... (n) agreement
(n) one who does good to others
(adj) marked by honor courtesy, knightly, courage
altruistic
(adj) unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
assent
(v) to express agreement... (n) agreement
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10th Grade Language Arts SAT Vocab
Divulge
Abet
Dogmatic
Insipid
to tell; to reveal as a secret... Ant: conceal
to assist or encourage, especially in wrong doings... Ant: imped…
Arrogant and stubborn about ones (often unproven) beliefs... Ant…
lacking flavor; dull, not at all stimulating... Ant: Challenging
Divulge
to tell; to reveal as a secret... Ant: conceal
Abet
to assist or encourage, especially in wrong doings... Ant: imped…
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10th Grade Language Arts Final Exam - Literary Elements
Plot
Theme
Conflict
Point of View
The sequence of events in a literary work.
The central idea or message of the literary work.
A struggle between opposing forces.
The standpoint from which a story is told.
Plot
The sequence of events in a literary work.
Theme
The central idea or message of the literary work.
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Art Vocabulary 10th grade
color scheme
complementary
warm colors
cool colors
a set of colors that are used in an artwork, and the way they…
colors that are directly opposite each other on the color whe…
They appear on one side of the color wheel, and opposite the…
They appear on one side of the color wheel, and opposite the…
color scheme
a set of colors that are used in an artwork, and the way they…
complementary
colors that are directly opposite each other on the color whe…
10th grade language arts 1 vocab
accentuate
ambiguous
comprehensive
felicitous
to emphasize; to heighten the effect of; to pronounce or mark…
adj. having more than one possible meaning; uncertain; vague;…
state of being complex, involved and feelings
well chosen for the occasion; having an agreeable or delightf…
accentuate
to emphasize; to heighten the effect of; to pronounce or mark…
ambiguous
adj. having more than one possible meaning; uncertain; vague;…
Unit two Language arts 10th grade
adroit(adjective)
amicable(adjective)
averse(adjective)
belligerent(adjective)
skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
peaceable, friendly
having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling
given to fighting, warlike; combative, aggressive
adroit(adjective)
skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
amicable(adjective)
peaceable, friendly
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Grammar 1 10th Language Arts
Void
Duped
Covenant
Expanse
Empty space
Tricked
Serious, binding contract
Very large open area
Void
Empty space
Duped
Tricked
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10th Grade Language Arts Final Study Guide
phrase
dependent clause
compound sentence
complex sentence
a small group of words standing together as a conceptual unit…
cannot stand alone as a sentence
a sentence with more than one subject or predicate
a sentence containing a subordinate clause or clauses
phrase
a small group of words standing together as a conceptual unit…
dependent clause
cannot stand alone as a sentence
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10th Grade Language Arts Vocab Unit 1
Adulterate
Ambidextrous
Augment
Bereft
to corrupt, make worse by addition of something of lesser value
being able to use both hands equally
to make larger in size
deprived of or lacking something
Adulterate
to corrupt, make worse by addition of something of lesser value
Ambidextrous
being able to use both hands equally
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1st Quarter 10th Grade Language Arts Vocab
abjure
anomaly
equanimity
estrange
To renounce
deviation from the norm
stability, calmness
alienate
abjure
To renounce
anomaly
deviation from the norm
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10th Grade Language Arts Vocab quiz 6
accede
brandish
comprise
deft
v. to yield to; to assume office or dignity
v. to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
v. to include or contain; to be made up of
adj. skillful; nimble
accede
v. to yield to; to assume office or dignity
brandish
v. to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
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Final exam language arts 10th grade
Allegory
Terza Rima
Dante and Virgil's relationship
Dantes feelings towards the sinners
Story where everything is a symbol
It's a poem with a rhyme scheme ABA BCB CDC
Virgil is Dante's guide
Sympathetic
Allegory
Story where everything is a symbol
Terza Rima
It's a poem with a rhyme scheme ABA BCB CDC
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10th Grade Language Arts Final Spring 2016
harried
irascible
congenial
boisterous
to be troubled or bothered
easily angered; irritable
pleasant to be around; agreeable
rowdy
harried
to be troubled or bothered
irascible
easily angered; irritable
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Global Ed language arts 10th grade final
Spectacle
Blue highways
The absolutely true diary of a part-ti…
Devil and Tom walker
Columbus
William Least-heat moon
Sherman Alexie
Washington Irving
Spectacle
Columbus
Blue highways
William Least-heat moon
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10th grade vocabulary -early language and literacy
language arts
emergent literacy
print-rich environment
whole language
children's beliefs about and experiences with reading and wri…
A setting in which printed materials are used throughout the…
language arts
emergent literacy
children's beliefs about and experiences with reading and wri…
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10th Grade Vocabulary #24 Legal Language ll
amicus curiae
arson
barrister
embezzle
friend of the court
deliberate, criminal starting of fires
lawyer (British)
(v.) to steal property entrusted to one's care
amicus curiae
friend of the court
arson
deliberate, criminal starting of fires
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6th Grade Language Arts Vocabulary
Analyze
Anecdote
Argument
Central Idea
To break down into separate parts, and explain those parts
A short and amusing, but serious, account of a particular inc…
A reason or set of reasons given to try and persuade others
The unifying element of a story; ties together all the other…
Analyze
To break down into separate parts, and explain those parts
Anecdote
A short and amusing, but serious, account of a particular inc…
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6th Grade Language Arts Vocabulary
imagery
figures of speech
simile
metaphor
The use of language to evoke a picture of a person, thing, pl…
Words or phrases that mean something different from their ord…
Comparison using "like" or "as".
A comparison without using "like" or "as".
imagery
The use of language to evoke a picture of a person, thing, pl…
figures of speech
Words or phrases that mean something different from their ord…
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Vocabulary 8th grade Language Arts
aghast
ample
apparition
assert
(adj.) filled with amazement, disgust, fear, or terror
more than enough
(n.) a ghost or ghostly figure; an unexplained or unusual app…
(v.) To declare or state as truth, maintain or defend, put fo…
aghast
(adj.) filled with amazement, disgust, fear, or terror
ample
more than enough
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6th Grade Language Arts Vocabulary
Analyze
Anecdote
Argument
Central Idea
To break down into separate parts, and explain those parts
A short and amusing, but serious, account of a particular inc…
A reason or set of reasons given to try and persuade others
The unifying element of a story; ties together all the other…
Analyze
To break down into separate parts, and explain those parts
Anecdote
A short and amusing, but serious, account of a particular inc…
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Language Arts 10th grade Final Review (Vocab and Roots)
inundate
laggard
martinet
nadir
overwhelm (someone) with things or people to be dealt with
a person who makes slow progress and falls behind others.
a strict disciplinarian, especially in the armed forces.
the lowest point in the fortunes of a person or organization
inundate
overwhelm (someone) with things or people to be dealt with
laggard
a person who makes slow progress and falls behind others.
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Language Arts Final Exam Study Guide 10th Grade
Allegory
Antagonist
Ballad
Blank Verse
a story,poem,or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a h…
a person who actively opposes or is hostile to someone or som…
a poem or song narrating a story in short stanzas
verse without rhyme
Allegory
a story,poem,or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a h…
Antagonist
a person who actively opposes or is hostile to someone or som…
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