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11th Grade British Literature
Satire
Verbal Irony
Dramatic Irony
Situational Irony
A way of using humor to show that someone or something is foo…
When a speaker says one thing but means another.
Used in a narrative when an event occurs whose significance t…
When something happens and a reversal of expectations occurs.
Satire
A way of using humor to show that someone or something is foo…
Verbal Irony
When a speaker says one thing but means another.
15 terms
Literature 11th Grade Vocabulary
literature
literary
symbol
symbolize
أدب
أدبي
رمز
يرمز الى
literature
أدب
literary
أدبي
19 terms
11th Grade Literature Vocab
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadence
is the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise
to make easier or milder, to relieve, to calm or quiet
a combination of union, a group, merger for some specific pur…
decline, decay, period of decline; excessive self indulgence
approbation
is the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise
assuage
to make easier or milder, to relieve, to calm or quiet
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11th Grade Literature - Vocabulary #2
circumstance
idealize
deposit
remnant
condition surrounding something
to think of as perfect
to put down; to drop
something left over
circumstance
condition surrounding something
idealize
to think of as perfect
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Vocabulary 11th grade literature.
Parallel Structure
Sentence structure
Rhetorical question
Narrative
the repetition of a chosen grammatical form within a sentence.
the way a sentence is arranged grammatically.
a question that you ask without expecting an answer.
a spoken or written account of connected events
Parallel Structure
the repetition of a chosen grammatical form within a sentence.
Sentence structure
the way a sentence is arranged grammatically.
20 terms
11th grade Literature
Avowed
Bestride
Denounce
Dog
Stated publicly; confessed openly
To tower above; To look down upon
To declare as evil; To condemn
To follow; to shadow
Avowed
Stated publicly; confessed openly
Bestride
To tower above; To look down upon
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Literature of the ages --11th grade
NATIVE AMERICAN LIT.
PURITANISM
TRANSCENDENTALISM
REALISM OR NATURALISM
Oral narratives, creation myths, stories, poems, and songs.…
Diaries, histories about the stressed connection between God…
Renaissance ... Everything in the world including human beings i…
Represented everyday life by portraying a realistic view of e…
NATIVE AMERICAN LIT.
Oral narratives, creation myths, stories, poems, and songs.…
PURITANISM
Diaries, histories about the stressed connection between God…
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Final Exam Literature - 11th Grade
How did Fanny Crosby view her blindness?
What was the cause of Fanny Crosby's b…
How many hymns did Fanny Crosby write?
How old was Fanny Crosby when she wrot…
As a great blessing
improper treatment of an eye infection
Over 8,000
Eight years old
How did Fanny Crosby view her blindness?
As a great blessing
What was the cause of Fanny Crosby's b…
improper treatment of an eye infection
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11th Grade Literature Set 3
monograph
monologue
monorail
monosyllabic
learned treatise on a particular subject: scholarly article
lengthy talk by one person
railway whose cars are supported on a single rail
having only one syllable
monograph
learned treatise on a particular subject: scholarly article
monologue
lengthy talk by one person
42 terms
Literature midterm 11th grade
John smith. How to order authority
William Bradford: why did he start wri…
John Winthrop: what is his journal foc…
The type of liberty that man has in co…
Put God, then king, then country, and then selves in order
He began writing because he didn't want Massachusetts bay to…
His journal primarily focuses on God's providential care for…
natural liberty
John smith. How to order authority
Put God, then king, then country, and then selves in order
William Bradford: why did he start wri…
He began writing because he didn't want Massachusetts bay to…
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11th Grade Literature - Vocabulary 11.1
ameliorate
bereave
collide
comparative
to make more bearable or satisfactory
to deprive or leave desolate
to crash or violently come into contact with
pertaining to a relative comparison
ameliorate
to make more bearable or satisfactory
bereave
to deprive or leave desolate
16 terms
11th Grade Literature Terms - Unit 3
short story
plot
characters
theme
imaginative prose narrative written to give the reader entert…
what happens in a story
those who make the plot happen
the meaning of the story
short story
imaginative prose narrative written to give the reader entert…
plot
what happens in a story
10 terms
Abeka 11th grade American literature quiz 17
Hyman Kaplan
Japan
Ede Andros
Tom Benecke
Went to night school to learn English.
Country in which "The Enemy " took place.
Took away a teddy bear at a baby party
Was trapped on a ledge of his apartment .
Hyman Kaplan
Went to night school to learn English.
Japan
Country in which "The Enemy " took place.
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Abeka 11th grade American Literature, Quiz 16
Elisabeth Elliot
Carl Sandburg
Jesse Stuart
Marian Anderson
"Mission Accomplished"
"Young Abe Lincoln"
The Thread That Runs So True
The author of the following quote: "I was born. ..in a room m…
Elisabeth Elliot
"Mission Accomplished"
Carl Sandburg
"Young Abe Lincoln"
24 terms
11th Grade World Literature Test Oedipus
Thebes
amphitheater
religious festival
Sophocles
Where does all the action take place?
What is the type of stage used in ancient Greece?
When was this type of play performed?
Who is the author of Oedipus the King?
Thebes
Where does all the action take place?
amphitheater
What is the type of stage used in ancient Greece?
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Abeka 11th grade American literature, Test 10
James Weldon Johnson
Jesse Stuart
Edgar Lee Masters
Marian Anderson
"She is not dead;... She's resting in the bosom of Jesus".
"After I'd seen the way my sister was beaten up, I begged to…
"Life is too short for you -... It takes life to love Life. "
"I was born on Webster Street in South Philadelphia in a room…
James Weldon Johnson
"She is not dead;... She's resting in the bosom of Jesus".
Jesse Stuart
"After I'd seen the way my sister was beaten up, I begged to…
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11th and 12th Grade Common Literature Terms
setting
major characters
rising actions
climax
The time and place in which the action of a story occurs and/…
the most important characters in literary works... appear throug…
The central part of the story during which various problems a…
That point in a plot that creates the greatest intensity, sus…
setting
The time and place in which the action of a story occurs and/…
major characters
the most important characters in literary works... appear throug…
28 terms
Abeka 11th Grade American Literature Unit 1
Archibald Willard
Spirit of '76
Henry Van Dyke
"America for Me"
painter of the Spirit of '76
patriotic painting by Archibald Willard that appeared on the…
Presbyterian minister, professor, diplomat, and author of "Am…
patriotic poem by Henry Van Dyke that includes the line... "...…
Archibald Willard
painter of the Spirit of '76
Spirit of '76
patriotic painting by Archibald Willard that appeared on the…
29 terms
Abeka 11th grade American Literature Test 11
Who wrote "The Purist"?
Who wrote "The Coin"?
Who wrote "Renascence"?
Who wrote "Abraham Lincoln Walks at Mi…
Ogden Nash
Sara Teasdale
Edna St. Vincent Millay
Vachel Lindsay
Who wrote "The Purist"?
Ogden Nash
Who wrote "The Coin"?
Sara Teasdale
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Abeka 11th grade American literature Quiz 15
Lew Wallace
naturalism
Local color writing
Bret Harte
__________'s most popular novel is "Ben-Hur".
A view of life which emphasizes a detached scientific and pho…
_________ is portraying in sketches and short stories the lif…
_________ was the first prose writer after the Civil War to g…
Lew Wallace
__________'s most popular novel is "Ben-Hur".
naturalism
A view of life which emphasizes a detached scientific and pho…
18 terms
Abeka 11th Grade American Literature Unit 2
George Caleb Bingham
Carl Sandburg
Artemus Ward
dialect
artist who painted *Daniel Boone Escorting Settlers through t…
author of "They Have Yarns" who also wrote a biography of Abr…
pseudonym of Charles Farrar Browne, who wrote "My Life Story"…
the words and pronunciations which peculiar to a people in a…
George Caleb Bingham
artist who painted *Daniel Boone Escorting Settlers through t…
Carl Sandburg
author of "They Have Yarns" who also wrote a biography of Abr…
35 terms
11th Grade Literature Professor Flashcards
Syntax
Denotation
Connotation
Imagery
The arrangement of words and phrases to create well-formed se…
The literal or prime meaning of a word, in contrast to the fe…
An idea or feeling that a word invokes in addition to its lit…
Visually descriptive or figurative language, especially in a…
Syntax
The arrangement of words and phrases to create well-formed se…
Denotation
The literal or prime meaning of a word, in contrast to the fe…
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Advanced 11th Grade American Literature
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
A narrative in which characters, actions, & (sometimes) setti…
The repetition of same or similar constant sounds in words th…
A seemingly brief reference to something in history, politics…
The purposeful creation of a statement with more than 1 possi…
Allegory
A narrative in which characters, actions, & (sometimes) setti…
Alliteration
The repetition of same or similar constant sounds in words th…
20 terms
11th Grade Honors Literature Vocabulary ;)
Allay
Bestial
Convivial
Coterie
(verb) to calm or pacify, set to rest; to lessen or relieve... S…
(adjective) beastlike; beastly, brutal: subhuman in intellige…
(adjective) festive, sociable, having fun together, genial... S:…
(noun) a circle of acquaintances: a close-knit, often exclusi…
Allay
(verb) to calm or pacify, set to rest; to lessen or relieve... S…
Bestial
(adjective) beastlike; beastly, brutal: subhuman in intellige…
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Abeka 11th Grade American Literature Final Review
Daniel Webster
Stam
Rhyme
Rhythm
Wrote: "Liberty and Union"
Wrote: "A Jingle of Words"
The correspondence of sound
The regular recurrence of a sound
Daniel Webster
Wrote: "Liberty and Union"
Stam
Wrote: "A Jingle of Words"
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Sringboard American Literature INTRODUCTION ELA 11th Grade
Inductive Reasoing
Synecdoche
Abstract idea
American Dream
Specific Ideas to General Ideas to make small things ADD UP T…
synecdoche,A figure of speech in which a part is used for the…
A general statement about a quality or state rather than some…
An American ideal of a happy, successful life, which often in…
Inductive Reasoing
Specific Ideas to General Ideas to make small things ADD UP T…
Synecdoche
synecdoche,A figure of speech in which a part is used for the…
21 terms
11th Grade British Literature Syllabus
years of british literature.
old english period and midevil period
beowulf
the sea farer
449-1832
449-1485
449-1485
449-1485
years of british literature.
449-1832
old english period and midevil period
449-1485
10 terms
September 14 - 18 Vocabulary 11th grade Literature
commission
constant
circumstances
constitute
a special group delegated to consider some matter
a quantity that does not vary
your overall circumstances or condition in life (including ev…
to compose or represent
commission
a special group delegated to consider some matter
constant
a quantity that does not vary
10 terms
Abeka 11th Grade American Literature Quiz 6
What gesture was Dimmesdale often seen…
What did the townspeople say the A in…
Dimmesdale's ? was found on the scaffo…
A narrative or description in which th…
B) Putting his hand over his heart
A) Angel
C) glove
C) Allegory
What gesture was Dimmesdale often seen…
B) Putting his hand over his heart
What did the townspeople say the A in…
A) Angel
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Abeka 11th grade American Literature Test 11
Who wrote "The Purist"?
Who wrote "The Coin"?
Who wrote "Abraham Lincoln Walks at Mi…
Who wrote "Velvet Shoes"?
Ogden Nash
Sara Teasdale
Vachel Lindsay
Elinor Wylie
Who wrote "The Purist"?
Ogden Nash
Who wrote "The Coin"?
Sara Teasdale
10 terms
Abeka 11th Grade American Literature Quiz 5
What was the name of Hester's child?
What grew next to the entrance of the…
What type pf character is in conflict…
What relation was Chillingworth to Hes…
Pearl
A rose bush
Antagonist
Her husband
What was the name of Hester's child?
Pearl
What grew next to the entrance of the…
A rose bush
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Abeka 11th Grade American Literature Unit 3
N.C. Wyeth
"Rip Van Winkle"
twenty
wife
twentieth century painter who illustrated many beloved childr…
story by Washington Irving about a man who falls asleep for t…
Rip Van Winkle slept for ________ years.
Rip Van Winkle was especially happy that his ______ had died…
N.C. Wyeth
twentieth century painter who illustrated many beloved childr…
"Rip Van Winkle"
story by Washington Irving about a man who falls asleep for t…
28 terms
Abeka 11th Grade American Literature Unit 1
Archibald Willard
Spirit of '76
Henry Van Dyke
"America for Me"
painter of the Spirit of '76
patriotic painting by Archibald Willard that appeared on the…
Presbyterian minister, professor, diplomat, and author of "Am…
patriotic poem by Henry Van Dyke that includes the line... "...…
Archibald Willard
painter of the Spirit of '76
Spirit of '76
patriotic painting by Archibald Willard that appeared on the…
37 terms
11th Grade Spring Literature Final
tone
figurative language
allusion
diction
the quality of something (an act or a piece of writing) that…
Writing or speech that is not meant to be taken literally
passing reference or indirect mention
the manner in which something is expressed in words
tone
the quality of something (an act or a piece of writing) that…
figurative language
Writing or speech that is not meant to be taken literally
5 terms
11th Grade Abeka American Literature Unit 13- Biography and Autobiography
Benjamin Franklin
Carl Sandburg
Marian Anderson
Jesse Stuart
Who wrote the Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin?
Who wrote Young Abe Lincoln?
Who wrote Philadelphia Childhood?
Who wrote The Thread That Runs So True?
Benjamin Franklin
Who wrote the Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin?
Carl Sandburg
Who wrote Young Abe Lincoln?
29 terms
Abeka English - 11th Grade: American Literature Test 1
Archibald Willard
Spirit of '76
Henry Van Dyke
"America for Me"
painter of the Spirit of '76
patriotic painting by Archibald Willard that appeared on the…
Presbyterian minister, professor, diplomat, and author of "Am…
patriotic poem by Henry Van Dyke that includes the line... "...…
Archibald Willard
painter of the Spirit of '76
Spirit of '76
patriotic painting by Archibald Willard that appeared on the…
13 terms
11th Grade American Literature Unit 1- America for Me ( Authors)
Henry Van Dyke
America for Me
Henry Holcomb Bennet
Henry Van Dyke
Who wrote America for Me?
In Which poem did the author compare other countries to his h…
Who wrote The Flag Goes By?
( 1852-1933) Who was a Presbyterian Minister, writer, Princet…
Henry Van Dyke
Who wrote America for Me?
America for Me
In Which poem did the author compare other countries to his h…
10 terms
Abeka English - 11th Grade: Quiz 4 (American Literature)
The Poem that expresses God's love as…
strongly exaggerated simile or metaphor
The poem that gives a striking picture…
The quote "Thou i;;-formed offspring o…
Meditation One
conceit
The Day of Doom
Anne Bradstreet
The Poem that expresses God's love as…
Meditation One
strongly exaggerated simile or metaphor
conceit
20 terms
11th Grade Literature Vocabulary Set 2
Acrophobia
agoraphobia
audiophile
balletomania
abnormal fear of being in high places
abnormal fear of being in crowds, public places, or open areas
one especially interested in high-fidelity sound reproduction
extreme enthusiasm for the ballet
Acrophobia
abnormal fear of being in high places
agoraphobia
abnormal fear of being in crowds, public places, or open areas
17 terms
11th Grade Abeka American Literature Unit 14- Modern Poetry
George Santayana
Edgar Lee Masters
John Weldon Johnson
Paul Laurence Dunbar
Who wrote What Riches Have You?
Who wrote The Hill, Anne Rutlerudge, Emily Sparks, Reuben Pan…
Who Wrote Go Down Death and Creation?
Who wrote When All Is Done, We Wear the Mask, and Hymn?
George Santayana
Who wrote What Riches Have You?
Edgar Lee Masters
Who wrote The Hill, Anne Rutlerudge, Emily Sparks, Reuben Pan…
21 terms
11th Grade Honors American Literature Vocabulary
Active voice
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Subject perforns the verb
...
Repetition of sounds at the beginning of a word
...
Active voice
Subject perforns the verb
Allegory
...
10 terms
11th Grade Abeka American Literature Unit 10- Devotional Writings
Jonathan Edwards
Charles G. Finney
T. Dewitt Talmage
D.L. Moody
Who wrote Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God?
Who wrote Selfishness Not True Religion?
Who wrote Employments of Heaven and Conjugal Harmony?
Who wrote The Wisdom of D.L. Moody?
Jonathan Edwards
Who wrote Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God?
Charles G. Finney
Who wrote Selfishness Not True Religion?
7 terms
11th Grade Abeka American Literature Unit 15- Modern Fiction
Pearl S. Buck
Kathryn Forbes
Edna Ferber
F. Scott Fitzgerrald
Who wrote The Enemy?
Who wrote Mamma and the Hospital?
Who wrote Cabbages Is Beautiful?
Who wrote The Baby Party?
Pearl S. Buck
Who wrote The Enemy?
Kathryn Forbes
Who wrote Mamma and the Hospital?
20 terms
11th Grade Literature Vocabulary Set 20
busman's holdiday
come home to roost
Dutch treat
eat crow
holiday spent in an activity the same as, or similar to, one'…
have disagreeable repercussions; boomerang
meal or entertainment for which each participant pays his or…
be forced into a humiliating or extremely disagreeable situat…
busman's holdiday
holiday spent in an activity the same as, or similar to, one'…
come home to roost
have disagreeable repercussions; boomerang
30 terms
Abeka 11th grade american literature unit 7
Sifting of peter
Auf weindersehen
A psalm of life
The village blacksmith
Longfellow
Longfellow
Longfellow
Longfellow
Sifting of peter
Longfellow
Auf weindersehen
Longfellow
12 terms
11th Grade American Literature Unit 2- American Humor And Legends ( Authors )
Carl Sandburg
Artemus Ward
Charles Farrar Browne
Josh Billings
Who wrote They Have Yarns?
Who wrote My Life Story?
What was Artemus Ward's real name?
Who wrote The Mule?
Carl Sandburg
Who wrote They Have Yarns?
Artemus Ward
Who wrote My Life Story?
20 terms
11th Grade Literature Vocabulary Set #8
antepenultimate
coup de grace
debut
demise
coming immediately before the next to the last
decisive finishing blow
first public apperance
cessation of existence; death
antepenultimate
coming immediately before the next to the last
coup de grace
decisive finishing blow
10 terms
11th Grade Literature- Crucible -ACT 2 Vocabulary
Ameliorate
Avid
Blasphemy
Crone
to improve or make better
eager for; dedicated to
disrespect for God or other sacred things
a derogatory term referring to a woman's age or appearance
Ameliorate
to improve or make better
Avid
eager for; dedicated to
6 terms
11th Grade Abeka American Literature Unit 12- Realism and Local Colors
Lew Wallace
Bret Harte
Edward Eggleston
Joel Chandler Harris
Who wrote Ben-Hur?
Who wrote The Boom in the Calaveras Clarion?`
Who wrote The Hoosier School-Master?
Who wrote Uncle Remus?
Lew Wallace
Who wrote Ben-Hur?
Bret Harte
Who wrote The Boom in the Calaveras Clarion?`
10 terms
Abeka English - 11th Grade: Quiz 2 (American Literature)
What event is the setting of The Pit a…
An expression in which the intended me…
What author is known for his use of su…
The ridicule of human folly is called…
the Inquisition
irony
O Henry
satire
What event is the setting of The Pit a…
the Inquisition
An expression in which the intended me…
irony
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