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15 terms
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
10 terms
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
17 terms
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
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
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
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
19 terms
9th Grade English Vocab. - Night
Hungary
Talmud
Gestapo
Romania
Budapest
the collection of Jewish law and oral tradition consisting of…
Nazi government secret police
Warsaw
Hungary
Budapest
Talmud
the collection of Jewish law and oral tradition consisting of…
47 terms
9th grade English
local
emergency number
lightning
cover
paikallinen
hätänumero
salama
peittää, kattaa
local
paikallinen
emergency number
hätänumero
6 terms
9th Grade English Vocabulary Week 10
bellicose
obstreperous
pugnacious
querulous
(adj)--inclined or eager to fight; hostile
(adj)--noisy; clamorous; boisterous
(adj)--inclined to quarrel or fight
(adj)--full of complaints; whiny
bellicose
(adj)--inclined or eager to fight; hostile
obstreperous
(adj)--noisy; clamorous; boisterous
27 terms
ENGLISH DAY - 9TH GRADE
Sceptre
Crown
Kingdom
Empire
שרביט
כתר
ממלכה
אימפריה
Sceptre
שרביט
Crown
כתר
8 terms
9th grade English vocab
Mand/mend
Mis/mit
Morph
Mon(o)
Order
Send
Form
One,single,alone
Mand/mend
Order
Mis/mit
Send
9th grade English vocab
spawned
seminal
hierarchical
abrasive
generated: bought into existence
strongly influencing later developments
arranged by rank
rough; harsh
spawned
generated: bought into existence
seminal
strongly influencing later developments
15 terms
9th Grade English List 14
impetuous
pallid
lateral
harp
acting suddenly without thought
pale, faint in color
of or relating to the side
to persist in talking continuously
impetuous
acting suddenly without thought
pallid
pale, faint in color
62 terms
9th GRADE ENGLISH VOCABULARY
Abhor
Adamant
Adversary
Affluent
Hate, detest
Unshakeable or insistent, especially in maintaining a positio…
Opponent; enemy
Having an abundance of wealth, property or other material goo…
Abhor
Hate, detest
Adamant
Unshakeable or insistent, especially in maintaining a positio…
15 terms
9th Grade English List 12
Deluge
Catholic
Eerie
Martial
n: a flood; an overwhelming rush
adj: universal; wide-ranging
adj: weird, mysterious, strange, frightening
adj: warlike; relating to the military
Deluge
n: a flood; an overwhelming rush
Catholic
adj: universal; wide-ranging
10 terms
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.
37 terms
Odyssey 9th Grade English
Who is the author of the epic "The Ody…
What are the characteristics of an epic?
What are the characteristics of an epi…
Which gods influenced Odysseus' life?
a blinded author named Homer
vast setting involving much of the known world as well as lan…
Possesses admirable qualities (trust, respect, courage, cunni…
Athena, Zeus
Who is the author of the epic "The Ody…
a blinded author named Homer
What are the characteristics of an epic?
vast setting involving much of the known world as well as lan…
10 terms
9th Grade English Vocabulary 5
Behold
Discernment
Envision
Foresee
To gaze at; look upon.
Keenness or sharpness in detecting.
To picture in the mind.
To see or to know beforehand.
Behold
To gaze at; look upon.
Discernment
Keenness or sharpness in detecting.
10 terms
9th Grade English Vocabulary 14
Capillary
Enervate
Epidemic
Epidermis
Any of the tiny blood vessels that connect the smallest arter…
To deprive someone of strength or vitality.
An outbreak of a contagious disease that spreads rapidly.
The outer protective layer of skin.
Capillary
Any of the tiny blood vessels that connect the smallest arter…
Enervate
To deprive someone of strength or vitality.
11 terms
9th grade English SAT
abstract
eccentric
sage
advocate
concept or ideas
person of specified kind
aromatic fresh leaves
person who pleads for a cause
abstract
concept or ideas
eccentric
person of specified kind
10 terms
9th Grade English Vocabulary 16
Adept
Aptitude
Astute
Dexterity
Very skilled or capable.
A talent or natural ability.
Shrewd in judgement.
Skill in the use of the hands, the body, or the mind.
Adept
Very skilled or capable.
Aptitude
A talent or natural ability.
10 terms
9th Grade English Vocabulary 12
Composite
Disposition
Exponent
Imposter
Put together from various parts.
One's unusual mood or temperament.
A person who speaks for something; representative.
A person who assumes a false identity for the purpose of dece…
Composite
Put together from various parts.
Disposition
One's unusual mood or temperament.
51 terms
9th Grade English Midterm
ODYSSEY: Epic hero, main character
ODYSSEY: Odysseus's son, goes to find…
ODYSSEY: Wife of Odysseus, pursued by…
ODYSSEY: Daughter of Zeus, helps Odyss…
Odysseus
Telemachus
Penelope
Athena
ODYSSEY: Epic hero, main character
Odysseus
ODYSSEY: Odysseus's son, goes to find…
Telemachus
6 terms
9th Grade English Class- Verbs
Intransitive Verbs
Transitive Verbs
Action Verbs
Linking Verbs
verb that has no direct object
Verbs that take a direct object
tells what someone or something is doing
its meant to link the noun to the state of being (is,am,were,…
Intransitive Verbs
verb that has no direct object
Transitive Verbs
Verbs that take a direct object
71 terms
English: 9th Grade Final
antithesis
archetype
autobiography
protagonist
2 opposites put together to show contrast
stereotype
story of someone written by themselves
main character
antithesis
2 opposites put together to show contrast
archetype
stereotype
10 terms
9th Grade English Vocabulary 11
Cessation
Commence
Deter
Hamper
The act of ceasing or stopping; a halt.
To begin; start.
To prevent or discourage from acting, as by means of fear or…
To prevent the free movement, action, or progress of; limit.
Cessation
The act of ceasing or stopping; a halt.
Commence
To begin; start.
10 terms
9th Grade English Vocabulary 15
Blight
Cataclysm
Decimate
Decomposition
To cause to decline or decay.
A violent upheaval.
To destroy or kill a large part of.
The process of decaying, rotting, or breaking down.
Blight
To cause to decline or decay.
Cataclysm
A violent upheaval.
10 terms
9th Grade English Vocabulary 4
Devious
Duplicity
Fictitious
Guileless
Done in an underhanded manner; tricky; shifty.
Deliberate deception or trickery by speaking or acting in two…
Adopted or assumed in order to deceive; false.
Free of slyness or craftiness; simple and innocent.
Devious
Done in an underhanded manner; tricky; shifty.
Duplicity
Deliberate deception or trickery by speaking or acting in two…
10 terms
9th Grade English Vocabulary 13
Appreciable
Breadth
Copious
Gargantuan
Able to be estimated or measured; noticeable.
The distance or dimension from side to side of something; wid…
Large in quantity.
Of immense size or volume.
Appreciable
Able to be estimated or measured; noticeable.
Breadth
The distance or dimension from side to side of something; wid…
17 terms
First Set of Tragedy Terms, 9th Grade English
exposition
emphasis
pun
tragedy
Of special importance or value
A humorous use of a word or phrase to suggest more meaning at…
A drama or literary work in which the main character is broug…
exposition
emphasis
Of special importance or value
14 terms
9th Grade English Grammer
fragment
run-on
comma splice
passive
an imcomplete sentence (often in the form of a dependent clau…
2 or more independent clauses without any punctuation or conj…
2 or more idenpendent clauses joined by only a comma
(OVS) that ball was eaten by Jim / Her room was cleaned by he…
fragment
an imcomplete sentence (often in the form of a dependent clau…
run-on
2 or more independent clauses without any punctuation or conj…
25 terms
Hillsdale - 9th grade English Butterflies
admonish
anonymity
beatific
beau
(v) to warn or criticize a person for some fault ... (talking on…
(n) condition of being anonymous - unknown
(adj) blessedly happy
(n) suitor or boyfriend
admonish
(v) to warn or criticize a person for some fault ... (talking on…
anonymity
(n) condition of being anonymous - unknown
19 terms
Hillsdale - 9th grade English - Mythology
ambrosia
berserk
cereal
echo
(n) any food that tastes extremely delicious
(adj) (adv) into a crazy rage... He went berserk when I dumped h…
(n) any grass/grain that bears seeds used for food (wheat, ry…
(n) sound heard when sound waves bounce back from a surface
ambrosia
(n) any food that tastes extremely delicious
berserk
(adj) (adv) into a crazy rage... He went berserk when I dumped h…
10 terms
9th grade english vocabulary
lore
perils
mirage
bizarre
stories, knowledge
dangers
optical illusion
odd, unusual
lore
stories, knowledge
perils
dangers
10 terms
9th Grade English
theme
plot
characters
conflict
A recurring idea
Sequence of events
the people or animals in a story
A problem or struggle between two opposing forces in a story.
theme
A recurring idea
plot
Sequence of events
10 terms
9th Grade English Vocab
~Abstinence-
~Ambulatory-
~Diatribe-
~Didactic-
Restraint from indulging in bodily activities that are widely…
Relating to or adapted for walking. (Adjective)... Synonym: Ambu…
A forceful and bitter verbal attack against someone or someth…
Intended to teach, particularly in having moral instruction a…
~Abstinence-
Restraint from indulging in bodily activities that are widely…
~Ambulatory-
Relating to or adapted for walking. (Adjective)... Synonym: Ambu…
30 terms
9th grade English terms
voracious
indiscriminate
eminent
steeped
desiring or consuming great quantities
choosing at random without careful selection
of high reputation, outstanding
soaked , drenched , saturated
voracious
desiring or consuming great quantities
indiscriminate
choosing at random without careful selection
10 terms
9th Grade English
Theme
Plot
Characters
Conflict
A recurring idea
Sequence of events in a story
the people or animals in a story
A problem
Theme
A recurring idea
Plot
Sequence of events in a story
10 terms
9th Grade English
Theme
Plot
Characters
Conflict
A recurring idea
Sequence of events in a story
the people or animals in a story
A problem
Theme
A recurring idea
Plot
Sequence of events in a story
15 terms
9th Grade English
What types of part of speech should be…
Are Italics and underline the same thi…
List each of the comma rules
underline titles of
Proper nouns and I
Yes, because you underline when you cannot italicize and vice…
Three or more, separating independent clauses, separating ind…
books, plays, book length poems, newspapers, magazines, pamph…
What types of part of speech should be…
Proper nouns and I
Are Italics and underline the same thi…
Yes, because you underline when you cannot italicize and vice…
10 terms
9th Grade English Vocabulary- Lesson 8
Circumspect
Abstract
Defunct
Succinct
(adj) cautious; aware of potential consequences
(adj) Difficult to understand... theoretical; impersonal
(adj.) no longer in existence or functioning, dead
(adj) brief and to the point; concise
Circumspect
(adj) cautious; aware of potential consequences
Abstract
(adj) Difficult to understand... theoretical; impersonal
10 terms
9th Grade English: Vocab. Lesson 4
Terse
Coerce
Diverse
Abate
(adj.) brief and to the point... Concise
(verb) To force by using pressure, intimidation, or threats
( adj.) different; varied
(verb) ... to reduce in amount, degree, or severity
Terse
(adj.) brief and to the point... Concise
Coerce
(verb) To force by using pressure, intimidation, or threats
23 terms
9th Grade English
historical narrative
biography
premonition
intimation
a nonfiction story about an event in history
a nonfiction story written by someone about someone else
anticipation of an event without outside warning
hint or suggestion
historical narrative
a nonfiction story about an event in history
biography
a nonfiction story written by someone about someone else
10 terms
9th grade Lesson 4 English
to escape notice; to get away from
inactive; unproductive
anything that destroys, prevents growt…
a funeral rite or ceremony
elude
fallow
blight
obsequy
to escape notice; to get away from
elude
inactive; unproductive
fallow
10 terms
9th Grade English: Vocab. Lesson 5
Gullible
Mawkish
Raffish
Continuum
(adj.) ... easily cheated or fooled
(adj.) excessively and objectionably sentimental; having a mi…
(adj.) ... cheaply vulgar in appearance or nature; tawdry; disre…
(n.) ... a continuous whole without clear division into parts
Gullible
(adj.) ... easily cheated or fooled
Mawkish
(adj.) excessively and objectionably sentimental; having a mi…
10 terms
9th Grade English Class- Vocabulary Lesson 2
Attrition
Edification
Ablution
Elocution
(N.) A gradual reduction or weakening; a rubbing away
(N.) enlighten; instruct
(N.) a cleansing with water or other liquid, especially as a…
(N.) ... the art of public speaking
Attrition
(N.) A gradual reduction or weakening; a rubbing away
Edification
(N.) enlighten; instruct
10 terms
9th grade english
theme
plot
characters
conflict
A topic
Sequence of events
the people or animals in a story
A problem
theme
A topic
plot
Sequence of events
8 terms
9th grade English
theme
plot
character
conflict
Central idea of a work of literature
Sequence of events
A person in a story
A problem
theme
Central idea of a work of literature
plot
Sequence of events
10 terms
9th grade English
theme
plot
character
conflict
a recurring idea
sequence of events
A person or animal in a story
A problem
theme
a recurring idea
plot
sequence of events
10 terms
9th grade English
theme
plot
characters
conflict
Central idea
Sequence of events
the people or animals in a story
A problem
theme
Central idea
plot
Sequence of events
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