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6th grade language arts vocabulary
Painstaking
Exploded
Collaborate
Repetitive
requiring a lot of effort
took off
work together
over and over again
Painstaking
requiring a lot of effort
Exploded
took off
30 terms
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…
20 terms
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…
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…
30 terms
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…
6th Grade Language Arts Vocabulary
imagery
figures of speech
simile
metaphor
The use of language to evoke a picture of a person, thing, pl…
word or phrase that describes one thing in terms of another a…
comparison using "like" or "as"
a comparison without using like or as... calling one thing an…
imagery
The use of language to evoke a picture of a person, thing, pl…
figures of speech
word or phrase that describes one thing in terms of another a…
15 terms
6th Grade Language Arts- Kirgan
aroma
beverage
bland
brittle
a smell or ordor, especially a pleasant one.
a liquid used as a drink
lacking a strong flavor
easily broken; not flexible
aroma
a smell or ordor, especially a pleasant one.
beverage
a liquid used as a drink
20 terms
6th Grade - Language Arts -terms
Noun
Proper Nouns
Pronouns
Adjectives
A ___ is a name of a person, place, thing or idea
_____ Names a special person, place or thing
____ take the place of a noun.
____ are modifying words that describe a noun, such as size,…
Noun
A ___ is a name of a person, place, thing or idea
Proper Nouns
_____ Names a special person, place or thing
103 terms
6th grade Language Arts Vocabulary
act
actor
affix
antonym
a division or unit of a theatre work, including a play, film,…
A person who behaves in the manner of a character, usually by…
A word element, such as a prefix or suffix, that can only occ…
A word having a meaning opposite to that of another word.
act
a division or unit of a theatre work, including a play, film,…
actor
A person who behaves in the manner of a character, usually by…
32 terms
6th Grade- Language Arts Vocabulary
Alliteration
Antagonist
Autobiography
Biography
the repetition of initial consonant sounds. Used to draw atte…
a comparison between two or more things that are similar in s…
story of the writer's own life, told by the writer. They are…
life story of a person told by another person. They are a for…
Alliteration
the repetition of initial consonant sounds. Used to draw atte…
Antagonist
a comparison between two or more things that are similar in s…
20 terms
6th Grade Language Arts Vocabulary
imagery
figures of speech
simile
metaphor
The use of language to evoke a picture of a person, thing, pl…
word or phrase that describes one thing in terms of another a…
comparison using "like" or "as"
a comparison without using like or as... calling one thing an…
imagery
The use of language to evoke a picture of a person, thing, pl…
figures of speech
word or phrase that describes one thing in terms of another a…
28 terms
Language Arts 6th Grade Vocabulary
affix
almanac
analogy
appositive
attach or add on; fasten
n. A series of tables giving the days of the week together wi…
A comparison of two different things that are similar in some…
A word or phrase that renames a nearby noun or pronoun.
affix
attach or add on; fasten
almanac
n. A series of tables giving the days of the week together wi…
11 terms
6th grade Language Arts
Aloof
Incongruous
Connoisseur
Lament
Distant, reserve in manner, uninvolved
Not appropriate, unsuited to the surroundings,; not fitting in
An expert, particularly in matters of art and taste
To express sorrow or regret; to mourn
Aloof
Distant, reserve in manner, uninvolved
Incongruous
Not appropriate, unsuited to the surroundings,; not fitting in
Language Arts 6th Grade!
Alliteration
Imagery
Metaphor
Personification
Occurs when the author uses the same letter or sound to begin…
Language evocking one, some or all of the five senses. An exa…
A direct comparison between two unlike things without using "…
Occurs when the author gives animals, objects, ideas, or acti…
Alliteration
Occurs when the author uses the same letter or sound to begin…
Imagery
Language evocking one, some or all of the five senses. An exa…
15 terms
6th Grade Language Arts Review
imperative sentence
declarative sentence
adverb
adjective
a sentence that gives a command and does not have a clearly s…
a sentence that ends with a period and has a clearly stated s…
the word that modifies and describes a verb or an adjective
a word that modifies and describes a noun and a pronoun
imperative sentence
a sentence that gives a command and does not have a clearly s…
declarative sentence
a sentence that ends with a period and has a clearly stated s…
27 terms
Language Arts 6th Grade Vocabulary
Affix
almanac
analogy
biography
to attach... attach or add on; fasten
A reference book with facts and figures
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
A written account of another person's life.
Affix
to attach... attach or add on; fasten
almanac
A reference book with facts and figures
10 terms
Language arts 6th grade vocabulary
Bleary
Cajole
Deprivation
Diagnose
Unfocused eyesight because of tiredness
Persuade someone to do something by constant flattery
Not having something that is considered necessary
To find the cause of a problem
Bleary
Unfocused eyesight because of tiredness
Cajole
Persuade someone to do something by constant flattery
Language arts vocabulary 6th grade
Fete
Clandestinely
Pallid
Tranquil
Honored or celebrated
Surreptitiously, marked by
Pale, little of color, wan
Serene, calm, peaceful
Fete
Honored or celebrated
Clandestinely
Surreptitiously, marked by
6th Grade Language Arts Vocabulary
imagery
figures of speech
simile
metaphor
The use of language to evoke a picture of a person, thing, pl…
word or phrase that describes one thing in terms of another a…
comparison using "like" or "as"
a comparison without using like or as... calling one thing an…
imagery
The use of language to evoke a picture of a person, thing, pl…
figures of speech
word or phrase that describes one thing in terms of another a…
23 terms
6th Grade Language Arts Folktales
Pecos Bill
Pecos Bill
Mike Fink
Mike Fink
raised by coyotes after falling out of his family's wagon ove…
Tamed a mountain lion and used a rattlesnake to make him run.…
a man in history that ran keelboats up and down the Ohio and…
"Half horse, half alligator", he was a famous fighting keelbo…
Pecos Bill
raised by coyotes after falling out of his family's wagon ove…
Pecos Bill
Tamed a mountain lion and used a rattlesnake to make him run.…
10 terms
6th Grade Language Arts - Vocabulary Sort: dict
predict
dictator
indictment
dictum
to say what will happen before it occurs
a leader who speaks and rules with total power
formal words spoken or written by a jury that charge a person…
a judge's ruling or statement
predict
to say what will happen before it occurs
dictator
a leader who speaks and rules with total power
8 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary 6th
scribe
tablet
ground
steady
a person who made handwritten copies before the invention of…
a slab of stone, wood, or various materials; formerly used fo…
reduced to fine particles or dust by grinding
even or regular in movement
scribe
a person who made handwritten copies before the invention of…
tablet
a slab of stone, wood, or various materials; formerly used fo…
18 terms
6th Grade Language Arts Vocabulary 1
Variable
Sum
Constant
Difference
Something that changes an experiment.
The answer to an addition problem.
Variable that stays the same.
The answer to a subtraction problem.
Variable
Something that changes an experiment.
Sum
The answer to an addition problem.
6th grade language arts
cours, cur
man
balm
blather
running
relating to the hand
any of various oils
talk long¯windedly without making much sense
cours, cur
running
man
relating to the hand
6th Grade Language Arts Academic Vocabulary
Expression
Topic Sentence
Structure
Perspective
The use of intonation or tone to create feeling, spirit, or c…
A sentence in a paragraph, usually at the beginning that stat…
The way an author chooses to organize the text or set up a st…
The viewpoint of who is telling the story. ... First Person (thr…
Expression
The use of intonation or tone to create feeling, spirit, or c…
Topic Sentence
A sentence in a paragraph, usually at the beginning that stat…
24 terms
6th Grade - Language Arts Vocabulary #3
description
explores
express
folktale
a written or verbal account, representation, or explanation o…
to make a careful investigation or study of something; to tra…
to state thoughts or feelings in words; to convey meaning by…
a story or legend that is passed down orally from one generat…
description
a written or verbal account, representation, or explanation o…
explores
to make a careful investigation or study of something; to tra…
6th Grade Language Arts
metaphor
metaphor
tele-
tele-
A comparison of two unlike things without using the word like…
Examples of this literary device include "Life is a journey,"…
across
what prefix can precede the words phone and graph to describe…
metaphor
A comparison of two unlike things without using the word like…
metaphor
Examples of this literary device include "Life is a journey,"…
66 terms
WCMS 6th grade Language Arts terms
dictionary
thesaurus
atlas
almanac
Used to find the meaning of a word
Used to find synonyms (words that mean the same thing)
Used to find information about places; a book of maps
A book of facts organized by year
dictionary
Used to find the meaning of a word
thesaurus
Used to find synonyms (words that mean the same thing)
24 terms
Language Arts 6th grade
bulge
bellow
lunge
theory
bend
Shout
a sudden forward movement
idea
bulge
bend
bellow
Shout
8 terms
Language Arts: 6th grade
Consolation
Glimmer
Heinous
Indispensable
Something that makes you feel better
A faint, wavering, unsteady light
(adj.) very wicked, offensive, hateful
Absolutely necessary, not to be neglected
Consolation
Something that makes you feel better
Glimmer
A faint, wavering, unsteady light
Language Arts Academic Vocabulary 6th Grade
plot
character
protagonist
antagonist
a series of events that present and resolve a problem; it tel…
a person in a story
the main character in a story
the opposition to the main character in a story; the enemy of…
plot
a series of events that present and resolve a problem; it tel…
character
a person in a story
6th Grade Essential Vocabulary for Language Arts
Protagonist
Antagonist
Character
Setting
The good guy in the story.
The bad guys in the story.
The mental and moral qualities distinctive to an individual
the place or type of surroundings where something is position…
Protagonist
The good guy in the story.
Antagonist
The bad guys in the story.
36 terms
6th Grade English Language Arts Academic Vocabulary-Literature Standards
textual evidence (text evidence) (RL.6…
characterization
climax
alliteration
"word for word support"
The means through which an author reveals a character's perso…
The point in a play, novel, short story, or narrative poem at…
This is when two or more words in a group of words begin with…
textual evidence (text evidence) (RL.6…
"word for word support"
characterization
The means through which an author reveals a character's perso…
6th grade Language Arts
Repetition
Parallelism
Alliteration
Vivid Verbs
Is a literary device that repeats the same words or phrases a…
is the use of components in a sentence that are grammatically…
Is when words that start with the same sound are used close t…
Action words that clear a picture.... Ex:launch, sizzle,burst
Repetition
Is a literary device that repeats the same words or phrases a…
Parallelism
is the use of components in a sentence that are grammatically…
21 terms
6th Grade Language Arts Terms
inference
exposition
resolution
conflict
predictions or understandings about a plot based on background
the setting of a story (time period, location, etc.)
the way a story concludes
a struggle or problem facing the character
inference
predictions or understandings about a plot based on background
exposition
the setting of a story (time period, location, etc.)
7 terms
irony for 6th grade language arts
verbal
situational
dramatic
irony
sarcasm you say something that you mean the opposite of
what actually happens is unexpected from everybody in the story
when the reader understands more than the actual main charact…
the opposite of what is expected
verbal
sarcasm you say something that you mean the opposite of
situational
what actually happens is unexpected from everybody in the story
75 terms
6th grade Language Arts Post Test Vocabulary
act
antonym
alliteration
analyze
a division or unit of a theatre work, including a play, film,…
A word having a meaning opposite to that of another word.
It is a stylistic device in which a number of words, having t…
A type of thinking. To determine various component parts and…
act
a division or unit of a theatre work, including a play, film,…
antonym
A word having a meaning opposite to that of another word.
8 terms
6th Grade: Language Arts
Abundant
Impoverished
Ingenuity
Productivity
Present in large quantities.
Very poor.
the quality of being cleverly inventive or resourceful.
The rate at which a person or business does something.
Abundant
Present in large quantities.
Impoverished
Very poor.
12 terms
6th grade Language Arts Vocabulary 9/12
Rash
Rash
Foundation
Disastrous
Acting in a hasty or reckless manner
Spots that erupt on the skin
The base of which something is built; an establishment or fund
Seriously harmful; damaging
Rash
Acting in a hasty or reckless manner
Rash
Spots that erupt on the skin
12 terms
6th Grade Week 29: Language Arts (Informational)
coherent
cohesive
dialogue
wonder
(adj.) writing that is ordered logically, all parts making a…
(adj.) writing that has a theme or message you can see from b…
(n.) a conversation between characters
(v.) to be curious about
coherent
(adj.) writing that is ordered logically, all parts making a…
cohesive
(adj.) writing that has a theme or message you can see from b…
18 terms
6th Grade - Language Arts - Vocabulary - Hatchet - Chapters 1-9
Drone
Altitude
Wincing
Turbulence
talk dully; buzz or murmur like a bee; N.
height above sea level
flinching away from pain
a violent disturbance
Drone
talk dully; buzz or murmur like a bee; N.
Altitude
height above sea level
36 terms
Literary Terms for 6th Grade Language Arts
Mood
Point of View
1st Person
3rd Person Limited
A feeling that the author creates for the reader
A perspective from which someone or something in a story has…
The narrator is a character in the story
The author tells the reader about one character, and focuses…
Mood
A feeling that the author creates for the reader
Point of View
A perspective from which someone or something in a story has…
6th Grade Language Arts #2
genre
topic sentence
prewriting
-pedo-/-ped-
a type of writing
the sentence in a paragraph that describes what the paragraph…
planning and organizing before writing
prefix (before word) means child or children
genre
a type of writing
topic sentence
the sentence in a paragraph that describes what the paragraph…
9 terms
6th grade language arts pronouns
antecedent
demonstrative pronoun
pronoun
intensive pronoun
the word that the pronoun replaces
points out a person, place, or thing
a word that is used in place of a noun
emphasizes the subject by repeating its meaning
antecedent
the word that the pronoun replaces
demonstrative pronoun
points out a person, place, or thing
40 terms
6th Grade Vocabulary Final - Language Arts (Klaas)
accumulate
chronological
concise
formulates
collect or gather
Arranged in order of time
Brief, to the point
to devise or develop a method, system, etc.
accumulate
collect or gather
chronological
Arranged in order of time
6th Grade Language Arts Critical Vocabulary-The Ravine
Gnarly
Rivulets
Cascading
Precipice
(Noun)-Has many knots and bumpy areas on its surface
(Noun)-Small brook or stream
(Verb)-Something that falls, pours, or rushes in stages, like…
(Noun)-An overhead or extremely steep area of rock
Gnarly
(Noun)-Has many knots and bumpy areas on its surface
Rivulets
(Noun)-Small brook or stream
55 terms
Language Arts 6th grade Final Exam
Setting
Conflict
Inciting Incident
Climax
The time and place of a story
The problem the main characters face
When the conflict is first introduced to the reader
The high point of the story--the most exciting part--where th…
Setting
The time and place of a story
Conflict
The problem the main characters face
Vocabulary Language Arts (unit 6, lesson 1) 6th grade
ambiguous
transgression
banishment
vile
adj. unclear.
n. an instance of breaking the law or going against a command.
n. the act or state of being driven from a country or place.
adj. hateful, evil, disgusting.
ambiguous
adj. unclear.
transgression
n. an instance of breaking the law or going against a command.
20 terms
Vocabulary #1 6th grade Language Arts
apparel
besiege
compress
denounce
(n.) clothing, that which serves as dress or decoration; (v)…
(v.) to attack by surrounding with military forces; to cause…
(v)to press together, to reduce size or volume... (n) a folded c…
(v.) to condemn openly; to accuse formally
apparel
(n.) clothing, that which serves as dress or decoration; (v)…
besiege
(v.) to attack by surrounding with military forces; to cause…
Vocabulary Language Arts (unit 6, lesson 3) 6th grade
surreptitious
reproach
reproach
sinister
adj. secretive
n. criticism: blame
v. to blame: to express disposal of
adj. threatening evil
surreptitious
adj. secretive
reproach
n. criticism: blame
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