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"When Mr. Pirzada Came to Dine" Vocabulary
ascertain
autonomy
compatriot
sovereignty
to discover with certainty
freedom; independence
a person from one's own country
complete independence and self-governance
ascertain
to discover with certainty
autonomy
freedom; independence
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"To Build a Fire" Vocabulary Definitions
Smite
Apprehension
Conflagration
Reiterate
to send a sharp blow; to strike
fearful feeling; dread
a large destructive fire
to say, state, or perform again
Smite
to send a sharp blow; to strike
Apprehension
fearful feeling; dread
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And Of Clay Are We Created Vocabulary
tenacity
fortitude
resignation
pandemonium
the quality of holding persistently to something
strength of mind; courage
passive acceptance of something; submission
a wild uproar or noise
tenacity
the quality of holding persistently to something
fortitude
strength of mind; courage
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Argument and Persuasion
Bandwagon Appeal
"Plain Folks" Appeal
Testimonial
Transfer
Taps into people's desire to belong or be part of a group
Implies that ordinary people are on "our side" or that a cand…
Relies on endorsements from celebrities or satisfied customers
Connects a product, a candidate, or a cause with a positive i…
Bandwagon Appeal
Taps into people's desire to belong or be part of a group
"Plain Folks" Appeal
Implies that ordinary people are on "our side" or that a cand…
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Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Assonance
Figurative Language
Form
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of a word
Repetition of vowel sounds within nearby words
A way of using language that expands the literal meaning of t…
The way words are arranged on a page
Alliteration
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of a word
Assonance
Repetition of vowel sounds within nearby words
99 terms
Keystone Literature Glossary 2016
Affix
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
One or more letters occurring as a bound form attached to the…
A form of extended metaphor in which objects, persons, and ac…
The repetition of initial sounds in neighboring words.
An implied or indirect reference in literature to a familiar…
Affix
One or more letters occurring as a bound form attached to the…
Allegory
A form of extended metaphor in which objects, persons, and ac…
99 terms
Keystone Literature Glossary 2012
Affix
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
One or more letters occurring as a bound form attached to the…
A form of extended metaphor in which objects, persons, and ac…
The repetition of initial sounds in neighboring words.
An implied or indirect reference in literature to a familiar…
Affix
One or more letters occurring as a bound form attached to the…
Allegory
A form of extended metaphor in which objects, persons, and ac…
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Propaganda Techniques / Persuasive Tactics
Name‐calling
Bandwagon
Red herring
Emotional appeal
is an attack on a person instead of an issue.
tries to persuade the reader to do, think or buy something be…
is an attempt to distract the reader with details not relevan…
tries to persuade the reader by using words that appeal to th…
Name‐calling
is an attack on a person instead of an issue.
Bandwagon
tries to persuade the reader to do, think or buy something be…
20 terms
Unit 3 definitions adversary-urbane
Adversary
Alienate
Artifice
Coerce
an enemy, opponent
To turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfer, co…
A skillful or ingenious device; a clever trick; a clever skil…
To compel, force
Adversary
an enemy, opponent
Alienate
To turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfer, co…
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