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pre-ap english 9 vocab set #2
diction
epigraph
impressions
parable
the choice and use of words and phrases in speech or writing…
a short quotation or saying at the beginning of a book or cha…
an idea, feeling, or opinion about something or someone, espe…
A parable is a succinct, didactic story, in prose or verse, w…
diction
the choice and use of words and phrases in speech or writing…
epigraph
a short quotation or saying at the beginning of a book or cha…
34 terms
Pre AP English 9
Bindle
Morosely
Brusquely
Contorted
A blanket roll that carries clothes and personal items
Sullenly, melancholy, gloomy
Abrupt and curt in Manner or speech
Twisted
Bindle
A blanket roll that carries clothes and personal items
Morosely
Sullenly, melancholy, gloomy
English 9 pre-ap
Ray Bradbury
ecsape literature
Interpretive literature
Dystopia
author of science fiction
Takes the reader away from real life
Takes the reader deeper into the real world
antinym of utopia
Ray Bradbury
author of science fiction
ecsape literature
Takes the reader away from real life
Vocabulary Set 12 English 9 Pre-Ap
Deluge
Catholic
Pall
Eerie
Noun a flood; and overwhelming rush
Adj. universal; wide-ranging
Noun something that covers or conceals
Adj. mysterious; strange and frightening
Deluge
Noun a flood; and overwhelming rush
Catholic
Adj. universal; wide-ranging
15 terms
Vocabulary Set 7 English 9 Pre-Ap
Primeval
Dote
Tenure
Laminate
Adj. Of the ancient, first stages of the world
Verb to show excessive love for
Noun the period of time a job last
Verb to make by bonding layers together
Primeval
Adj. Of the ancient, first stages of the world
Dote
Verb to show excessive love for
15 terms
Vocabulary Set 5 English 9 Pre-Ap
Ingrate
Status quo
jeopardize
Waylay
Noun, A person who offers no thanks
Noun, The existing situations or state of affairs
Verb, To put in danger
Verb, To interrupt or attack unexpectedly
Ingrate
Noun, A person who offers no thanks
Status quo
Noun, The existing situations or state of affairs
26 terms
Pre-AP English 9: Syntax
Declarative
Imperative
Interrogative
Exclamatory
Makes a statement
Gives a command
Asks a question
Strong statement followed with an exclamation point
Declarative
Makes a statement
Imperative
Gives a command
Pre-AP English 9
Imagery
allusion
foil character
POV
a piece of literature that helps you imagine
a implica or indirect reference in literature
a character who has the opposite attribute of another character
the perspective in which the story is told
Imagery
a piece of literature that helps you imagine
allusion
a implica or indirect reference in literature
Pre-AP English 9 - Short Story Unit Lit Terms
internal conflict
external conflict
plot
exposition
the struggle occurring within a character's mind... EXAMPLE:... E…
a struggle between a character and an outside force... EXAMPLE:…
the sequence of events in a story... EXAMPLE:... EXPLANATION:
information that sets the scene for the story and presents th…
internal conflict
the struggle occurring within a character's mind... EXAMPLE:... E…
external conflict
a struggle between a character and an outside force... EXAMPLE:…
Pre ap English 9 vocabulary set 1
Archetype
Lithe
Insolent
Lament
Noun prototype
Adj flexible
Adj boldly disrespectful
Verb mourn
Archetype
Noun prototype
Lithe
Adj flexible
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Pre AP English II Vocab Set 9
angst noun
byzantine adj
camaraderie noun
contend verb
a feeling of anxiety or apprehension
highly complicated; intricate and involved
goodwill and lighthearted rapport between or among friends
to strive in opposition or against difficulties; struggle; to…
angst noun
a feeling of anxiety or apprehension
byzantine adj
highly complicated; intricate and involved
25 terms
Pre-Ap English Vocab Set 9
arcane
artifacts
atone
callow
secret, mysterious
simple objects showing human workmanship
to make amends
immature, inexperienced
arcane
secret, mysterious
artifacts
simple objects showing human workmanship
Pre AP English 9
-dicto-
pan-
dis-
-mono-
say
across
seperate
one
-dicto-
say
pan-
across
English 9 (Pre-AP) List 17
abhor
congeniality
cynic
dupe
(v.) to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
(n.) compatibility; friendliness; agreeableness
(n.) a person who believes that people act only from selfish…
(n.) person who is easily fooled or used ; (v.) to fool or ex…
abhor
(v.) to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
congeniality
(n.) compatibility; friendliness; agreeableness
English 9 (Pre-AP) List 16
Auxiliary
Candid
Cubicle
Drudgery
giving assistance or support; a helper, aid
frank, sincere; impartial; unposed
a small room or compartment
work that is hard and tiresome
Auxiliary
giving assistance or support; a helper, aid
Candid
frank, sincere; impartial; unposed
English 9 (Pre-AP) - List 15
illegible
jeer
lucrative
mediocre
(adj.) difficult or impossible to read
(v.) to make fun of rudely or unkindly; (n.) a rude remark of…
(adj.) bringing in money; profitable
(adj.) average, ordinary, undistinguished
illegible
(adj.) difficult or impossible to read
jeer
(v.) to make fun of rudely or unkindly; (n.) a rude remark of…
7 terms
Pre-AP English 9 - Romeo & Juliet Vocabulary Set 4
Slander
Valor
Effeminate
Amorous
False spoken statement that is made to cause people to have a…
Bravery.
Having feminine qualities.
Of or pertaining to love.
Slander
False spoken statement that is made to cause people to have a…
Valor
Bravery.
English 9 (Pre-AP) - List 18
attribute
humanitarian
irony
infest
(n.) a quality or trait
(adj.) concerned with human welfare; (n.) a person devoted to…
(n.) a contrast or discrepancy between what is stated and wha…
(v.) to overrun in a way that causes harm or annoyance
attribute
(n.) a quality or trait
humanitarian
(adj.) concerned with human welfare; (n.) a person devoted to…
9 terms
Pre-AP English 9 - Romeo & Juliet Vocabulary Set 2
Tyrannous
Propagate
Vexed
Nourished
Unjustly severe.
To increase in number or amount.
Tormented, troubled.
Strengthened, built up.
Tyrannous
Unjustly severe.
Propagate
To increase in number or amount.
English 9 (Pre-AP) List 14
adjourn
alien
comely
compensate
(v.) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
(n.) a citizen of another country; (adj.) foreign, strange
(adj.) having a pleasing appearance
(v.) to make up for; to repay for services
adjourn
(v.) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
alien
(n.) a citizen of another country; (adj.) foreign, strange
10 terms
Pre-AP English 9 - Romeo & Juliet Vocabulary Set 1
Lamentable
Prologue
Household
Dignity
Regrettable; unfortunate.
An introductory speech, often in verse, calling attention to…
A family, including its servants.
Elevated rank, office, station.
Lamentable
Regrettable; unfortunate.
Prologue
An introductory speech, often in verse, calling attention to…
21 terms
Pre-AP English 9 - Short Story Unit Lit Terms
internal conflict
external conflict
plot
exposition
the struggle occurring within a character's mind... EXAMPLE:... E…
a struggle between a character and an outside force... EXAMPLE:…
the sequence of events in a story... EXAMPLE:... EXPLANATION:
information that sets the scene for the story and presents th…
internal conflict
the struggle occurring within a character's mind... EXAMPLE:... E…
external conflict
a struggle between a character and an outside force... EXAMPLE:…
50 terms
Pre Ap 9 English
ambled
assuaged
asinine
analogous
to walk leisurely
to soothe (make something less unpleasant or frightening)
devoid of intelligence
similar or equivalent in some respects though otherwise dissi…
ambled
to walk leisurely
assuaged
to soothe (make something less unpleasant or frightening)
28 terms
Pre AP English 9
despot
desultory
deprecate
style
an autocratic ruler
moving or jumping from one thing to another
...
refers to the distinctive way the writer uses elements of dic…
despot
an autocratic ruler
desultory
moving or jumping from one thing to another
PreAP English Vocab Set 9
auxiliary
candid
cubicle
drudgery
adjective: giving assistance or support... noun: a helper, aid
adjective: frank, sincere; impartial; unposed
noun: a small room or compartment
noun: work that is hard and tiresome
auxiliary
adjective: giving assistance or support... noun: a helper, aid
candid
adjective: frank, sincere; impartial; unposed
Vocab 9 Pre-AP English
Antonym
Eugenic
Hydronymy
Synonymous
word that is opposite in meaning
a good birth
naming or names bodies of water (geography)
having a similar meaning (linguistics)
Antonym
word that is opposite in meaning
Eugenic
a good birth
Pre-Ap English- List 9
Path
A
Nomy
Fid
Feeling
Not
Law
Faith
Path
Feeling
A
Not
17 terms
Pre AP english 9
Antagonist
Callous
Cursory
Endemic
(noun) ... A person who causes problems or conflicts for the pro…
(adj)... Harsh, cold, unfeeling. ... Emotionally hardened; unfeelin…
(adj) hasty and therefore not thorough or detailed.
(adj)... belonging to a particular area; inherent
Antagonist
(noun) ... A person who causes problems or conflicts for the pro…
Callous
(adj)... Harsh, cold, unfeeling. ... Emotionally hardened; unfeelin…
50 terms
Pre AP English 9
tirade
acquiescence
acrimonious
foray
Noun\ a long or angry speech
Noun\ The act of acquiescing ... { to accept, agree or allow som…
Adj.\ Angry or bitter
Verb\ To ravage in search of spoils.
tirade
Noun\ a long or angry speech
acquiescence
Noun\ The act of acquiescing ... { to accept, agree or allow som…
Pre-AP English 9
Harper Lee
Trueman Capote
One
Franklin Roosevelt
Author of To Kill a Mocking Bird
Harper Lee's childhood friend
How many novels Harper Lee wrote
U.S. president when TKAM was set in
Harper Lee
Author of To Kill a Mocking Bird
Trueman Capote
Harper Lee's childhood friend
Pre-AP English 9 - Vocab 1
adulterate (v.)
augment (v.)
deploy (v.)
fortitude (n.)
to reduce purity by combining with inferior ingredients
Make bigger by adding to it
move (troops) into position for military action.
courage in pain or adversity
adulterate (v.)
to reduce purity by combining with inferior ingredients
augment (v.)
Make bigger by adding to it
25 terms
Pre-Ap English 9
Path
A
Nomy
Fid
Feeling
Not
Law
Faith
Path
Feeling
A
Not
40 terms
English 9 Pre-Ap
Adulation
Assiduous
Banal
Capricious
Extreme praise (n)
Hardworking; diligent (adj)
(Adj) dull; common place
(Adj) subject to whim; not prone to thinking things through a…
Adulation
Extreme praise (n)
Assiduous
Hardworking; diligent (adj)
117 terms
Pre-Ap English 9
Laud
Lambaste
Lissome
Lugubrious
To acclaim
To punish
Thin, agile
Gloomy, mournful
Laud
To acclaim
Lambaste
To punish
Pre-AP English List #9
path
a
nomy
fid
feeling
not
law
faith
path
feeling
a
not
Pre-Ap English 9 Poetry Terms/Concepts Part 1
Imagery
olfactory imagery
visual imagery
gustatory imagery
recreating a sensory experience through the use of descriptiv…
smell
sight
taste
Imagery
recreating a sensory experience through the use of descriptiv…
olfactory imagery
smell
English Pre-Ap 9 Final
The Scarlet Ibis
The Cask of Amontillado
The Most Dangerous Game
Interlopers
flashback, Doodle had a brother (un-named) who had a problem…
Fortunado gets walled up by Montressor because Montressor sai…
Rainsford lands on an island and meets Zaroff. Zaroff hunts p…
land depute, open-ended story
The Scarlet Ibis
flashback, Doodle had a brother (un-named) who had a problem…
The Cask of Amontillado
Fortunado gets walled up by Montressor because Montressor sai…
10 terms
English Pre-AP 9 Honors*
embellish
disdain
disparage
disparity
to make beautiful; adorn
a feeling of contempt for what is beneath one
to lower in rank or reputation to put someone down
lack of similarity of equality; inequality
embellish
to make beautiful; adorn
disdain
a feeling of contempt for what is beneath one
107 terms
9- PreAP English Midterm
Ego
Alter
Intro
Extro
Self ; i
Other
Inside
Outside
Ego
Self ; i
Alter
Other
86 terms
Vocab Pre-AP english 9
Antithesis
Archetype
Autobiography
Protagonist
Two phrases with contrasting meaning
A stereotypical character
Someone's account of one's own life
The main character (s)
Antithesis
Two phrases with contrasting meaning
Archetype
A stereotypical character
20 terms
Pre-AP English II--Set 5.1
arrant
assiduous
canon
copious
notorious; unmitigated; downright; thorough; out-and-out.
persistent; unremitting; diligent; devotedly attentive.
an established rule, law, principle or criterion; a religious…
abundant; profuse.
arrant
notorious; unmitigated; downright; thorough; out-and-out.
assiduous
persistent; unremitting; diligent; devotedly attentive.
20 terms
Pre-AP English II--Set 4.1
abrogated
adage
berated
blithe
annulled; repealed; abolished; cancelled.
an old saying of instructive value; a proverb.
scolded severely; rebuked harshly.
joyous; joyful; cheerful; mirthful.
abrogated
annulled; repealed; abolished; cancelled.
adage
an old saying of instructive value; a proverb.
Pre-AP English Test #9
pivotal
scrupulous
refute
respite
crucial
conscientious; strict; careful
to disprove; to prove to be false
a rest; a period of relief
pivotal
crucial
scrupulous
conscientious; strict; careful
20 terms
Pre-AP English II--Set 4.2
allocate
amenities
bourgeois
callow
to assign as a portion or share; to set apart for; to distrib…
considerate and courteous acts of expressions; pleasing featu…
the middle class; a member of the middle class; pertaining to…
inexperienced; immature.
allocate
to assign as a portion or share; to set apart for; to distrib…
amenities
considerate and courteous acts of expressions; pleasing featu…
20 terms
Pre-AP English II--Set 6.2
avarice
averse
cynic
debacle
excessive desire to get and keep riches; greed; covetousness.
opposed or unwilling to; not favorable toward.
one who believes that all humans are insincere and selfish; a…
a sudden and utter breakdown; an overwhelming and ruinous tur…
avarice
excessive desire to get and keep riches; greed; covetousness.
averse
opposed or unwilling to; not favorable toward.
25 terms
PreAP9 English Vocab
Amorous
Tedious
Poignant
Woe
expressing love
Long and Tiresome
to the point
grief
Amorous
expressing love
Tedious
Long and Tiresome
74 terms
Pre-AP English 9 Review
Who am I?... Where did I come from?... Where…
Joseph Bruchac
Stephen Crane
Ned Begay
What are the four questions of man?
Who is the Author of Code Talker?
Who is the Author of The Red Badge of Courage?
Who is the main character in Code Talker?
Who am I?... Where did I come from?... Where…
What are the four questions of man?
Joseph Bruchac
Who is the Author of Code Talker?
82 terms
Pre-ap english 9 exam
sonnet
iambic pentameter
blank verse
quatrain
a poem of fourteen lines using any of a number of formal rhym…
a line of verse with five metrical feet, each consisting of o…
verse without rhyme, especially that which uses iambic pentam…
a stanza of four lines, especially one having alternate rhymes
sonnet
a poem of fourteen lines using any of a number of formal rhym…
iambic pentameter
a line of verse with five metrical feet, each consisting of o…
Pre- Ap English 9
When two singular subjects are joined…
Two singular subjects joined by either…
When the word and connects two or more…
When a compound subject contains both…
a singular verb is in order
Singular verb
Plural verb
The verb should agree with the part of the subject that is ne…
When two singular subjects are joined…
a singular verb is in order
Two singular subjects joined by either…
Singular verb
20 terms
Pre-AP English II--Set 6.1
astute
attrition
cumbersome
cursory
having keen insight and good judgment in practical matters; s…
process of rubbing or wearing down; gradual loss from normal…
clumsy or difficult to manage; unwieldy.
not thorough; superficial; hasty.
astute
having keen insight and good judgment in practical matters; s…
attrition
process of rubbing or wearing down; gradual loss from normal…
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