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9th grade Literature EOCT literary language
hyperbole
imagery
symbolism
simile
A figure of speech in which the truth is exaggerated for emph…
Language that an author uses that appeals to the senses (sigh…
A person, place or object which has a meaning in itself but s…
a figure of speech that says one thing is LIKE another differ…
hyperbole
A figure of speech in which the truth is exaggerated for emph…
imagery
Language that an author uses that appeals to the senses (sigh…
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9th Grade English/Language
Alliteration
analogy
hyperbole
monologue
use of the same consonant at the beginning of each word
drawing a comparison in order to show a similarity
extravagant exaggeration
a dramatic speech by a single actor
Alliteration
use of the same consonant at the beginning of each word
analogy
drawing a comparison in order to show a similarity
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English: 9th grade - Figurative Language
Simile
Metaphor
Idiom
Hyperbole
A comparison of two nouns using "like" or "as"
A comparison of two nouns saying that one thing IS another:
A common, often used expression that doesn't make sense if yo…
A figure of speech using deliberate exaggeration:
Simile
A comparison of two nouns using "like" or "as"
Metaphor
A comparison of two nouns saying that one thing IS another:
9th Grade English/ Language Arts
Allergory
Assonance
Consonance
Figurative
A short moral story
The repetition of similar vowels in successive words
The property of sounding harmonious
Not literal
Allergory
A short moral story
Assonance
The repetition of similar vowels in successive words
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English Language Arts 9th Grade
Setting
Point Of View
Theme
Conflict
Time and location in which a story takes place
Angle from which the story us told
Controlling idea or underlying meaning to a work of fiction
Opposition of forces which ties one incident to another
Setting
Time and location in which a story takes place
Point Of View
Angle from which the story us told
33 terms
9th Grade English/Language Arts
allegory
alliteration
analogy
argument
a short moral story
use of the same consonant at the beginning of each word
drawing a comparison in order to show a similarity
a dispute where there is strong disagreement
allegory
a short moral story
alliteration
use of the same consonant at the beginning of each word
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Vocabulary List One - Ninth Grade: Honors English Language Arts
contentious (adjective)
malevolent (adjective)
nebulous (adjective)
malignant (adjective)
controversial or argumentative
evil actions done to others
unclear or vague
harmful and infectious
contentious (adjective)
controversial or argumentative
malevolent (adjective)
evil actions done to others
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English 9th grade Language Arts review sheet
Theme
Inference
Complex character
Authors purpose
What the author is saying about a subject
Educated guess or observation
A character who changes throughout the story
Why is the author writing this? ... Example: Harry Potter- to en…
Theme
What the author is saying about a subject
Inference
Educated guess or observation
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Aspects Of Language 9th Grade English CAG
Archaic
Argot
Connotation
Denotation
No longer used or applicable; ancient
The informal, specialized vocabulary of a particular group
Ideas or meanings suggested by a word; associations that go b…
The most direct or specific meaning of a word
Archaic
No longer used or applicable; ancient
Argot
The informal, specialized vocabulary of a particular group
9th Grade English/Language Arts CN-Study
assonance
consonance
allegory
analogy
the repetition of similar vowels in successive words
the property of sounding harmonious
a short moral story
drawing a comparison in order to show a similarity
assonance
the repetition of similar vowels in successive words
consonance
the property of sounding harmonious
16 terms
learn and refresh (9th grade english/language arts)
prose
plot
irony
analogy
ordinary writing as distinguished from verse
a small area of ground covered by specific vegetation
incongruity between what might be expected and what occurs
drawing a comparison in order to show a similarity
prose
ordinary writing as distinguished from verse
plot
a small area of ground covered by specific vegetation
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9th grade Gifted English Language Arts Roots Units 1-6
Anthro
Biblio
Caco
Eu
Human or humanoid
Book
Bad; ill
Good; well
Anthro
Human or humanoid
Biblio
Book
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9TH GRADE EOCT REVIEW ELA
diction
imagery
point of view
simile
word choice
language that appeals to the senses
the perspective from which a story is told
comparison using like or as
diction
word choice
imagery
language that appeals to the senses
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EOCT Review 9th Literature
Tone
Tragedy
Alliteration
Allusion
The writer or speaker's attitude towards the subject of the w…
A type of story that portrays the fall of a noble person, usu…
Repetition of the beginning consonant sound. Ex. Rough and re…
Reference to something outside of the work, usually mythical,…
Tone
The writer or speaker's attitude towards the subject of the w…
Tragedy
A type of story that portrays the fall of a noble person, usu…
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9th grade english
a great or complete destruction of life
to draw into a conflict or fight
something or someone existing out of i…
to attack the reputation of; to speak…
holocaust
embroil
anachronism
denigrate
a great or complete destruction of life
holocaust
to draw into a conflict or fight
embroil
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9th grade English
theme
plot
Characters
Conflict
A message about life or human nature that the writer shares w…
Sequence of events
the people or animals in a story
A problem
theme
A message about life or human nature that the writer shares w…
plot
Sequence of events
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GA 9th Grade EOCT Literary Elements Review
Characterization
Setting
Plot
Foreshadowing
How an author reveals a character through the character's tho…
The when and where a story takes place.
A specific pattern of story development - includes the exposi…
When the author gives hints of what is to come later in the s…
Characterization
How an author reveals a character through the character's tho…
Setting
The when and where a story takes place.
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9th grade figurative language (Core)
figurative language
allusion
analogy
imagery
language that is not intended in a literal sense
a reference in one work of literature to a person, place, or…
an extended comparison showing the similarities between two t…
language that appeals to any sense or any combination of senses
figurative language
language that is not intended in a literal sense
allusion
a reference in one work of literature to a person, place, or…
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9th Grade Vocabulary Week 8
catharsis
expedite
indiscriminate
permeate
(n)--the purging of emotions or relieving of emotional tension
(v)--to speed up the process
(adj)--haphazard; thoughtless
(v)--to pass into or through every part
catharsis
(n)--the purging of emotions or relieving of emotional tension
expedite
(v)--to speed up the process
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9th Grade English Vocabulary 3
Bland
Culinary
Delectable
Devour
Mild; soothing; not irritating: a bland diet.
Pertaining to cooking or the kitchen.
Greatly pleasing, especially to the sense of taste; delicious…
To eat up greedily; swallow; engulf.
Bland
Mild; soothing; not irritating: a bland diet.
Culinary
Pertaining to cooking or the kitchen.
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9th Grade English Vocabulary- Lesson 7
Rhetoric
Dogmatic
Philippic
Pandemic
(n) The art of using language effectively and persuasively
(adj) characterized by an authoritative, often arrogant, asse…
(n) a bitter attack or denunciation, especially a verbal one…
(adj) General; widespread
Rhetoric
(n) The art of using language effectively and persuasively
Dogmatic
(adj) characterized by an authoritative, often arrogant, asse…
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9th Grade English Vocabulary
Theme
Plot
Conflict
Protagonist
A life lesson
Events in a story
The main problem in a story
The main character
Theme
A life lesson
Plot
Events in a story
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9th LA EOCT - Domain 1
Fiction
Nonfiction
Poetry
Drama
a literary work based on imagination and not necessarily on f…
a literary work based on fact
a literary work that may encompass a variety of metered or rh…
a literary work intended to be performed by actors on a stage
Fiction
a literary work based on imagination and not necessarily on f…
Nonfiction
a literary work based on fact
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9th Grade 2nd Semester Vocabulary Test
affinity
circumspectly
monolithic
predilection
(n)--a natural liking for, or attraction to someone or someth…
(adv)--watchfully; cautiously; prudently
(adj)--consisting of one piece; solid or unbroken
(n)--a tendency to think favorably of something in particular…
affinity
(n)--a natural liking for, or attraction to someone or someth…
circumspectly
(adv)--watchfully; cautiously; prudently
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American Literature EOCT review
Alliteration
Flashback
Foreshadowing
Hyperbole
Alliteration is the repetition of identical beginning consona…
the author interrupts the scene of a narrative to tell about…
An author often gives hints or clues as to what will happen i…
emphasis or humorous effect. The sentence "She tramped throug…
Alliteration
Alliteration is the repetition of identical beginning consona…
Flashback
the author interrupts the scene of a narrative to tell about…
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9th grade Vocabulary lesson 3
behold
discernment
envision
forsee
to gaze at or look upon
excellent judgement and insight; skill in perceiving
to picture in the mind; to imagine
to see or know ahead of time
behold
to gaze at or look upon
discernment
excellent judgement and insight; skill in perceiving
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9th Grade Vocabulary 1st Semester Test
demeanor
efficacy
garrulous
irrevocable
(n)--conduct; behavior
(n)--capacity for producing a desired result or effect; effec…
(adj)--excessively talking in a rambling, roundabout manner
(adj)--unable to be repealed or annulled
demeanor
(n)--conduct; behavior
efficacy
(n)--capacity for producing a desired result or effect; effec…
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9th grade Vocabulary lesson 1
vernacular
standard
pidgin
semantics
everyday language, rather than literary language
conforming to established usage
simple speech from combined languages
the study of word meanings
vernacular
everyday language, rather than literary language
standard
conforming to established usage
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9th Grade English: Midterm Exam Review Session Study Notes
onomatopoeia
alliteration
Verbal Irony
Dramatic Irony
the use of words that imitate sounds
use of the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed s…
A figure of speech in which what is said is the opposite of w…
when a reader is aware of something that a character isn't
onomatopoeia
the use of words that imitate sounds
alliteration
use of the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed s…
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9th grade Vocabulary Lesson 2
atlas
epicure
galvanize
jovial
a book or bound collection of maps
a person with refined taste, especially in food and drink
to stimulate or urge into action; to spur
jolly; filled with good cheer
atlas
a book or bound collection of maps
epicure
a person with refined taste, especially in food and drink
99 terms
Top 100 AP Language terms
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
The multiple meanings, either intentional or unintentional, o…
Allegory
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
11 terms
Figurative Language 1 for 9th
personification
hyperbole
pun
idiom
to give inanimate objects human characteristics
extreme exaggeration
play on words
a phrase by a group or culture not to be taken literally
personification
to give inanimate objects human characteristics
hyperbole
extreme exaggeration
23 terms
9th Grade English Final
Allusion
Analogy
Aside
Blank Verse
making an indirect reference to something
a comparison between two things
words spoken by a character in a play for the audience and no…
poetry written in an unrhymed iambic pentameter
Allusion
making an indirect reference to something
Analogy
a comparison between two things
38 terms
Literature Terms - 9th Grade
Plot
Exposition
Rising Action
Climax
The action that makes up the story, following a plan called t…
The part of the story, usually near the beginning, in which c…
Also called the complications, rising action is the events th…
The highest point of tension, and also the major turning poin…
Plot
The action that makes up the story, following a plan called t…
Exposition
The part of the story, usually near the beginning, in which c…
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9th Grade English January 21 Vocabulary
Emancipation Proclamation
Four score and seven years
Proposition
Consecrate
document freeing the slaves
87
idea
bless or hallow
Emancipation Proclamation
document freeing the slaves
Four score and seven years
87
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Figurative Language
simile
personification
metaphor
onomatopoeia
Comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
A nonhuman subject is given human characteristics
A comparison of two unlike things
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
simile
Comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
personification
A nonhuman subject is given human characteristics
24 terms
9th Grade EOCT Vocabulary Cards
Figurative Language
Sound Devices
Structure
Type of Poems
Writing or speech exaggerated for effect (not to be taken lit…
Writing or speech that uses sound.
The arrangement of the lines in a poem.
Free Verse/Form Poetry & Fixed Verse/Form Poetry.
Figurative Language
Writing or speech exaggerated for effect (not to be taken lit…
Sound Devices
Writing or speech that uses sound.
15 terms
Figurative Language - 9th Grade
simile definition
simile example
metaphor definition
metaphor example
a comparison of two unlike things using connecting words such…
Mike was as brave as a lion.
an implied or hidden comparison between two unlike things wit…
Her smile was the sun.
simile definition
a comparison of two unlike things using connecting words such…
simile example
Mike was as brave as a lion.
Enriched 9th Grade Verbs
capitulate
digress
exacerbate
expunge
to surrender or stop resisting... SSR
to stray from the main subject... SFMS
to make worse... MaWo
to erase, to strike out... E StOut
capitulate
to surrender or stop resisting... SSR
digress
to stray from the main subject... SFMS
62 terms
English Vocabulary 9th Grade
Somber
Staid
Captivate
Circuitous
Dark and gloomy
Prim and proper
To attract or hold by charm, beauty and excellence
Roundabout or lengthy
Somber
Dark and gloomy
Staid
Prim and proper
35 terms
9th Grade Literature Terms
Exposition
Inciting Incident
Rising Action
Climax
An introduction to the setting, characters, and basic situati…
Introduces the central conflict
All the events leading up to the climax
The highest point of interest
Exposition
An introduction to the setting, characters, and basic situati…
Inciting Incident
Introduces the central conflict
63 terms
9th Grade English SAT vocabulary List
abstract
belittle
censure
deference
a concept or idea not associated with any specific instance
lessen the authority, dignity, or reputation of
harsh criticism or disapproval
a disposition or tendency to yield to the will of others
abstract
a concept or idea not associated with any specific instance
belittle
lessen the authority, dignity, or reputation of
29 terms
Figurative Language
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
(símil) comparing two unlike things using words such as "like…
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
...imitates a sound
Simile
(símil) comparing two unlike things using words such as "like…
Personification
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
11 terms
9th Grade Literature-Set One
Conflict
External Conflict
Internal Conflict
Epic
The struggle between opposing forces or characters in a story
Conflicts between 2 people, a person and nature, person and a…
A conflict can be internal, involving opposing forces within…
A long narrative poem which recounts the deeds of a heroic ch…
Conflict
The struggle between opposing forces or characters in a story
External Conflict
Conflicts between 2 people, a person and nature, person and a…
6 terms
EOCT Review 9th grade literature
Diction
context clues
summarizing
setting
refers to an author's choice of words especially in regards t…
are words used in combination with other words in their setti…
condenses the key ideas and details form an article.
is the background of the story's action.
Diction
refers to an author's choice of words especially in regards t…
context clues
are words used in combination with other words in their setti…
60 terms
Q1: Poetry & Figurative Language Terms (with pictures)
Poetry
Tragedy
Humor (Comedy)
Allegory
A type of literature in which ideas and feelings are expresse…
A dramatic work that represents the downfall of a dignified c…
A quality or story that provides laughter or amusement. Write…
A type of poem that uses an extended metaphor in which the ch…
Poetry
A type of literature in which ideas and feelings are expresse…
Tragedy
A dramatic work that represents the downfall of a dignified c…
42 terms
Language Arts Terms
Author's Purpose
Persuade
Inform
Entertain
The author's intent either to inform/teach, to entertain, or…
To convince someone to agree with an opinion, an idea, or a r…
To give knowledge and facts about a subject with the intentio…
To hold the reader's interest; to amuse; to make the reader w…
Author's Purpose
The author's intent either to inform/teach, to entertain, or…
Persuade
To convince someone to agree with an opinion, an idea, or a r…
68 terms
EOCT 9th grade Lit & Comp
Genre
Fiction
Drama
Poetry
is a category of composition. Each genre has a particular... sty…
including adventure stories, historical fiction, mysteries, m…
one-act and multi-act plays
narrative poems, lyric poems, free-verse poems, sonnets, odes…
Genre
is a category of composition. Each genre has a particular... sty…
Fiction
including adventure stories, historical fiction, mysteries, m…
17 terms
9th Grade Vocabulary Week 2
atlas
epicure
galvanize
jovial
a book of maps
a person with fine taste in food
to spur to action
cheerful
atlas
a book of maps
epicure
a person with fine taste in food
11 terms
9th Grade Figurative Language (Literary Devices/Figures of Speech)
simile
metaphor
foreshadowing
imagery
A comparison of two unlike things using like or as
A comparison of two unlike things without using the word like…
A narrative device that hints at coming events; often builds…
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
simile
A comparison of two unlike things using like or as
metaphor
A comparison of two unlike things without using the word like…
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