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Social Studies Grade 8 Advanced
B.C.E.
C.E.
B.C.
A.D.
Before Common Era
Common Era
Before Christ
anno Domini
B.C.E.
Before Common Era
C.E.
Common Era
17 terms
Grade 8- English vocabulary
Puerile
Intersect
Dreary
Pretentious
Childish, shows a lack of seriousness
to meet and cross at one or more points
causing unhappiness or sad feelings
making an exaggerated outward show;
Puerile
Childish, shows a lack of seriousness
Intersect
to meet and cross at one or more points
40 terms
Advanced Grade 8:US History Study Tool
Missouri Compromise
National Bank and Nullification Crisis
Temperance
How did moving west change the poliyic…
A series of laws enacted in 1820 to maintain balance of power…
Jackson hated the bank thought it was corrupt and unconstitut…
A campaign to stop the drinking of alcohol
There were more states so that meant more voters, a lot of re…
Missouri Compromise
A series of laws enacted in 1820 to maintain balance of power…
National Bank and Nullification Crisis
Jackson hated the bank thought it was corrupt and unconstitut…
15 terms
Grade 8- English vocabulary #1
Puerile
Intersect
Dreary
Exuberance
Childish, shows a lack of seriousness
to meet and cross at one or more points
causing unhappiness or sad feelings
Full of enthusiasm or joy
Puerile
Childish, shows a lack of seriousness
Intersect
to meet and cross at one or more points
5 terms
SBHS Grade 8 English Literature terms
protagonist
antagonist
setting
plot
The chief or major characters in a narrative
The character who creates conflict for the hero
The place where the story takes place to add atmosphere
The sequence of events in the narrative
protagonist
The chief or major characters in a narrative
antagonist
The character who creates conflict for the hero
42 terms
English Grade 8 SOL Review List 4
Novel
Short Story
Biography
Essay
an extended work of fiction that often has a complicated plot…
a brief work of fiction like a novel, presenting a sequence o…
a form of nonfiction in which a writer tells the life story o…
A short nonfiction work about a particular subject. Most are…
Novel
an extended work of fiction that often has a complicated plot…
Short Story
a brief work of fiction like a novel, presenting a sequence o…
14 terms
English Grade 8 SOL Review List 1
Internal Text Structures
External Text Structures
Summarize
Critique
Used as an aid for analyzing, understanding, and recording in…
Used as an aid for analyzing, understanding, and recording in…
provide a brief statement of the main ideas and supporting de…
a critical review or commentary, especially one dealing with…
Internal Text Structures
Used as an aid for analyzing, understanding, and recording in…
External Text Structures
Used as an aid for analyzing, understanding, and recording in…
125 terms
Science Exam Review Grade 8 Advanced
Solid
Liquid
Gas
changes in state of matter
firm and stable in shape; not liquid or fluid.
having a consistency like that of water or oil, i.e., flowing…
an airlike fluid substance which expands freely to fill any s…
solid -liquid= melting... liquid- solid =freezing... liquid -gas=…
Solid
firm and stable in shape; not liquid or fluid.
Liquid
having a consistency like that of water or oil, i.e., flowing…
11 terms
Propaganda Techniques Grade 8 English
Testimonials
Bandwagon
Card Stacking or Selective Omission
Glittering Generalities
Testimonials are quotations or endorsements, in or out of con…
Bandwagon is an appeal to follow the crowd, to join in becaus…
It involves only presenting information that is positive to a…
Glittering generalities are words that have positive meaning…
Testimonials
Testimonials are quotations or endorsements, in or out of con…
Bandwagon
Bandwagon is an appeal to follow the crowd, to join in becaus…
30 terms
English Grade 8 SOL Review List 2
Fact
Opinion
Persuasion
Mass Media
a statement that can be proven true
a belief that can be supported but not proven to be true
writing or speaking that attempts to convince others to accep…
a means of public communication that reaches a large audience
Fact
a statement that can be proven true
Opinion
a belief that can be supported but not proven to be true
19 terms
Grade 8 English Vocabulary
hus
hold
estriver
toilen
house
herd
to struggle, put up a fight
tug at, pull
hus
house
hold
herd
17 terms
Grade 8- English vocabulary
Puerile
Intersect
Dreary
Pretentious
Childish, shows a lack of seriousness
to meet and cross at one or more points
causing unhappiness or sad feelings
making an exaggerated outward show;
Puerile
Childish, shows a lack of seriousness
Intersect
to meet and cross at one or more points
24 terms
English grade 8 STEMs
Cide
Cede
Auto
Anthropo
kill
go
self
man
Cide
kill
Cede
go
40 terms
Grade 8- English Vocab
Abstract
Allegory
Allusion
Analogy
Thought of apart from concrete realities, specific objects,or…
A representation of an abstract or spiritual meaning
A reference to a famous person
A comparison made to a similarity
Abstract
Thought of apart from concrete realities, specific objects,or…
Allegory
A representation of an abstract or spiritual meaning
10 terms
Red Book Grade 8 LA Advanced
Brazen
Conundrum
Covert
Boon
Bold; shameless; impudent; also like brass (adjective)... Synony…
A dilemma; any problem or puzzle (noun)... Synonym: riddle
Secret; hidden; concealed (adjective) ... Synonym: secret
A timely benifet; a blessing (noun)... Synonym: advantage
Brazen
Bold; shameless; impudent; also like brass (adjective)... Synony…
Conundrum
A dilemma; any problem or puzzle (noun)... Synonym: riddle
11 terms
Propaganda Techniques Grade 8 English
Testimonials
Bandwagon
Card Stacking or Selective Omission
Glittering Generalities
Testimonials are quotations or endorsements, in or out of con…
Bandwagon is an appeal to follow the crowd, to join in becaus…
It involves only presenting information that is positive to a…
Glittering generalities are words that have positive meaning…
Testimonials
Testimonials are quotations or endorsements, in or out of con…
Bandwagon
Bandwagon is an appeal to follow the crowd, to join in becaus…
Propaganda Techniques Grade 8 English
Testimonials
Bandwagon
Card Stacking or Selective Omission
Glittering Generalities
Testimonials are quotations or endorsements, in or out of con…
Bandwagon is an appeal to follow the crowd, to join in becaus…
It involves only presenting information that is positive to a…
Glittering generalities are words that have positive meaning…
Testimonials
Testimonials are quotations or endorsements, in or out of con…
Bandwagon
Bandwagon is an appeal to follow the crowd, to join in becaus…
20 terms
English grade 8 "Boxer fathers, Boxer daughters"
century
fight each other
recieve
boast
århundrade
mötas, bråka
skryta
century
århundrade
fight each other
mötas, bråka
32 terms
English: Terms of fiction for Grade 8
Allusion
Antagonist
Antecedent action
atmosphere
An indirect or passing reference
The character who opposes the protagonist
The events that happen before the story begins
Mood
Allusion
An indirect or passing reference
Antagonist
The character who opposes the protagonist
13 terms
English Vocabularies of grade 8 - Từ vựng Tiếng Anh 8
attributive adjectives
predicative adjectives
Future with be going to
Mercenary
Tính từ làm bổ ngữ cho danh từ (các tính từ chỉ thuộc tính)
tính từ làm vị ngữ
thì tương lai với nghĩa dự định
Hám lợi
attributive adjectives
Tính từ làm bổ ngữ cho danh từ (các tính từ chỉ thuộc tính)
predicative adjectives
tính từ làm vị ngữ
Propaganda Techniques Grade 8 English
Testimonials
Bandwagon
Card Stacking or Selective Omission
Glittering Generalities
Testimonials are quotations or endorsements, in or out of con…
Bandwagon is an appeal to follow the crowd, to join in becaus…
It involves only presenting information that is positive to a…
Glittering generalities are words that have positive meaning…
Testimonials
Testimonials are quotations or endorsements, in or out of con…
Bandwagon
Bandwagon is an appeal to follow the crowd, to join in becaus…
15 terms
English Vocab.1-Grade 8
wonderment
distant
horrified
settle
amazement
far away in time or space
frightened, shocked
to move to a new place and live there
wonderment
amazement
distant
far away in time or space
48 terms
Grade 8 List 1-6 Word Wizard Review
manu
fid
chron
dent/dont
hand
faith
time
tooth
manu
hand
fid
faith
44 terms
English Vocabulary Grade 8 Study Guide - 12/19/14
curative
stream
zephyr
derision
healing
flow
a mild breeze
ridicule
curative
healing
stream
flow
9 terms
Grade 8 Foreign Phrases Commonly Used in English - 2
au revoir
avant-garde
bête noire
c'est la vie
-goodbye, until we see each other again
-a group developing new or experimental concepts, a vanguard
-a person or thing especially dreaded and avoided [literally…
-that's life, that's how things happen
au revoir
-goodbye, until we see each other again
avant-garde
-a group developing new or experimental concepts, a vanguard
55 terms
Grade 8 English Vocabulary Year Review
Contrive
Dreadful
Severe
Gloomy
to plan with ingenuity, invent; to bring about as the result…
Horrible, terrifying... Adjective
(of something bad or undesirable) very great; intense... Adjective
dark or poorly lit, especially so as to appear depressing or…
Contrive
to plan with ingenuity, invent; to bring about as the result…
Dreadful
Horrible, terrifying... Adjective
16 terms
English grade 8 "Winners are Grinners" Lask
saying
grin
remarkable
modesty
talesätt
brett leende
märklig
blygsamhet
saying
talesätt
grin
brett leende
11 terms
Grade 8 Foreign Phrases Commonly Used in English - 4
enfant terrible
fait accompli
faux pas
Madame
-one whose remarks or actions cause embarrassment, or someone…
-an accomplished fact, presumably irreversible
-a social blunder [literally "false step"]
-Mrs.
enfant terrible
-one whose remarks or actions cause embarrassment, or someone…
fait accompli
-an accomplished fact, presumably irreversible
20 terms
Week 3 English Grade 8 Vocabulary
loathe
reprimand
lackluster
caustic
to hate, despise
to show sharp dissaproval
dull, lacking brightness
sarcastic, stinging
loathe
to hate, despise
reprimand
to show sharp dissaproval
13 terms
Poetry Vocabulary (Grade 8, English, Common Core)
Assonance
Couplet
Meter
Rhyme
The repetition of similar vowel sounds in a sentence or a lin…
A pair of rhymed lines that may or may not constitute a separ…
The measured pattern of rhythmic accents in poems.
The matching of final vowel or consonant sounds in two or mor…
Assonance
The repetition of similar vowel sounds in a sentence or a lin…
Couplet
A pair of rhymed lines that may or may not constitute a separ…
12 terms
Tidwell Grade 8 English-Literary Terms-The Outsiders
External Conflict
Internal Conflict
First Person Point of View
Plot
a struggle between a character and an outside force such as n…
A struggle that occurs within a character, usually the main c…
When the story is told by one of the characters within the st…
The events that make up a story or the main part of a story.…
External Conflict
a struggle between a character and an outside force such as n…
Internal Conflict
A struggle that occurs within a character, usually the main c…
10 terms
Grade 8 Foreign Phrases Commonly Used in English - 1
ad hoc
bona fides
carpe diem
caveat emptor
-concerned with a particular purpose; improvised
-good faith; sincere, involving no deceit or fraud
-seize the day, enjoy the present
-let the buyer beware, buy at your own risk
ad hoc
-concerned with a particular purpose; improvised
bona fides
-good faith; sincere, involving no deceit or fraud
59 terms
Grade 8 English Terms General
Antagonist
Atmosphere
Audience
Author
The character, force or collection of forces in fiction or dr…
The feeling surrounding a literary work.
The people whom a piece of literature is written.
The creator of a piece of work.
Antagonist
The character, force or collection of forces in fiction or dr…
Atmosphere
The feeling surrounding a literary work.
25 terms
English grade 8 literary terms JDD
Alliteration
Antagonist
Character
Climax
repetition of initial consonant sounds in a line of poetry, u…
the character or force in conflict with the main character, o…
- a person or animal who takes part in the action/plot of a... l…
the high point of interest of suspense in a literary work.
Alliteration
repetition of initial consonant sounds in a line of poetry, u…
Antagonist
the character or force in conflict with the main character, o…
9 terms
Grade 8 Foreign Phrases Commonly Used in English - 3
persona non grata
prima facie
pro bono publico
pro forma
-an unacceptable or unwelcome person
-at first view, apparently; self-evident
-for the public good
-for the sake of form, carried out as a matter of formality
persona non grata
-an unacceptable or unwelcome person
prima facie
-at first view, apparently; self-evident
21 terms
Features of Advertisements - Grade 8 English
pun
play on words
simile
use of colour
A humorous play on words
A way of using multiple means or similar sounds to create a h…
using like or as to compare two things
how an advertiser selects colours in order to have a particul…
pun
A humorous play on words
play on words
A way of using multiple means or similar sounds to create a h…
40 terms
Grade 8 Finals vocab (La Levy Advanced)
abhor (v)
amend (v)
buffet
chaos (n)
to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
to change in a formal way; to change for the better
(v) to slap or cuff; to strike repeatedly; to drive or force…
great confusion, disorder
abhor (v)
to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
amend (v)
to change in a formal way; to change for the better
65 terms
Grade 8 English Vocab (1-6)
surgical
energetic
ergonomic
vigorous
very precise; clear and accurate
active and lively
intended to decrease discomfort and mazimize work
done with power, force and energy
surgical
very precise; clear and accurate
energetic
active and lively
13 terms
Poetry Vocabulary (Grade 8, English, Common Core)
Assonance
Couplet
Meter
Rhyme
The repetition of similar vowel sounds in a sentence or a lin…
A pair of rhymed lines that may or may not constitute a separ…
The measured pattern of rhythmic accents in poems.
The matching of final vowel or consonant sounds in two or mor…
Assonance
The repetition of similar vowel sounds in a sentence or a lin…
Couplet
A pair of rhymed lines that may or may not constitute a separ…
20 terms
English-Grade 8- Cycle 4-Vocabulary
extol
inimical
parsimony
inquisitor
to praise
hostile, enemy like
stinginess, refusal to spend a lot of money
a person who asks many questions whilst tending to disbelieve…
extol
to praise
inimical
hostile, enemy like
15 terms
14 Types Of Propaganda English Grade 8
Bandwagon
Testimonial
Name Calling
Scapegoat
Most people have this or are doing this so you should too.
Using an expert or celebrity to sell or support.
Saying bad things about your competitor.
A person who is blamed for the wrongdoings, mistakes, or faul…
Bandwagon
Most people have this or are doing this so you should too.
Testimonial
Using an expert or celebrity to sell or support.
37 terms
ADSS Grade 8 English Terms Homan
protagonist
antagonist
flat character
round character
main character
person or force causing a problem for the protagonist
a character with only one or two traits
a complex character with a mix of weak and strong traits
protagonist
main character
antagonist
person or force causing a problem for the protagonist
10 terms
Tidwell Grade 8 English-Vocabulary 1-The Outsiders
asset
clammy
perspiration
heaved
A useful and desirable thing or quality
covered with a cold, sticky moisture
a salty, watery fluid secreted by the SWEAT glands
to throw with effort, force or violence
asset
A useful and desirable thing or quality
clammy
covered with a cold, sticky moisture
10 terms
Tidwell Grade 8 English-Vocabulary 2-The Outsiders
irresistibly
rumble
opponents
reputation
not resistible, incapable of being resisted or withstood
slang-a gang fight
a person who is on the opposite side in a game, context, figh…
the estimation in which a person or thing is held, especially…
irresistibly
not resistible, incapable of being resisted or withstood
rumble
slang-a gang fight
50 terms
Grade 8 English Vocabulary Term Review, 2014-2015
berserk
delude
antiquated
elated
in a state of violent or destructive rage... ant: placid; compla…
to mislead; to fool... ant: enlighten
no longer useful, very old... antonym: modern
in high spirits, exultantly proud or joyful ... antonym: depressed
berserk
in a state of violent or destructive rage... ant: placid; compla…
delude
to mislead; to fool... ant: enlighten
9 terms
english vocab grade 8
utopia
dystopia
nuance
subtle
an imagined place or state of things in which everything is p…
an imagined place or state in which everything is unpleasant…
a small difference in tone, meaning, expression, etc.
Not obvious
utopia
an imagined place or state of things in which everything is p…
dystopia
an imagined place or state in which everything is unpleasant…
20 terms
English-Grade 8- Cycle 3- Spelling
ameliorate
dither
anachronistic
catalogue
to improve
to be indecisive
being out of correct time, order or historical order
to list, to enter into a list
ameliorate
to improve
dither
to be indecisive
100 terms
English vocabulary grade 8
Associate
Bankrupt
Devoted
Diverse
Connect
Ruined financially
Dedicated
Different
Associate
Connect
Bankrupt
Ruined financially
26 terms
english vocab grade 8
Illusion
Bigot
forsake
denounce
false idea
a prejudice person
to give up
to put down
Illusion
false idea
Bigot
a prejudice person
24 terms
English words Grade 8
zap
together
agree on
a remote
vaihdella kanavaa
yhdessä
samaa mieltä
kaukosäädin
zap
vaihdella kanavaa
together
yhdessä
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