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AP English Literature and Composition: Tone
Amused
Boisterous
Cheery
Compassionate
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AP English Literature and Composition Tone Vocabulary
abhorrent
cerebral
despondent
fawning
repugnant, repulsive, detestable, objectionable
intellectual, rational, logical, academic, analytical
hopeless, dejected, downcast, glum
flattering, sycophantic, submissive, toadying
abhorrent
repugnant, repulsive, detestable, objectionable
cerebral
intellectual, rational, logical, academic, analytical
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AP English Literature and Composition Tone Vocabulary 4
Callous
Defiant
Exultant
Indomitable
uncaring, cruel
disobedient, rebellious
jubilant, thrilled
invincible, determined
Callous
uncaring, cruel
Defiant
disobedient, rebellious
8 terms
AP English Literature and Composition Tone Vocabulary 5
Acquiescent
Choleric
Deterministic
Funereal
passive, submissive
irritable, hot-tempered
destined, fated
somber, glum
Acquiescent
passive, submissive
Choleric
irritable, hot-tempered
8 terms
AP English Literature and Composition Tone Vocabulary 6
Bristled
Credulous
Enervated
Inane
annoyed, irritated
gullible, trusting
languid, lethargic
ridiculous, mindless
Bristled
annoyed, irritated
Credulous
gullible, trusting
8 terms
AP English Literature and Composition Tone Vocabulary 3
Acerbic
Chagrined
Detached
Fervent
caustic, bitter
mortified, embarrassed
aloof, disinterested
zealous, fanatical
Acerbic
caustic, bitter
Chagrined
mortified, embarrassed
8 terms
AP English Literature and Composition Tone Vocabulary 1
Abhorrent
Cerebral
Despondent
Fawning
repulsive, objectionable
intellectual, logical
hopeless, glum
flattering, submissive
Abhorrent
repulsive, objectionable
Cerebral
intellectual, logical
8 terms
AP English Literature and Composition Tone Vocabulary 2
Audacious
Consternated
Eccentric
Idealistic
daring, bold
anxious, concerned
unusual, strange
unrealistic, impractical
Audacious
daring, bold
Consternated
anxious, concerned
80 terms
AP English Literature and Composition Tone Vocabulary
abhorrent
cerebral
despondent
fawning
repugnant, repulsive, detestable, objectionable
intellectual, rational, logical, academic, analytical
hopeless, dejected, downcast, glum
flattering, sycophantic, submissive, toadying
abhorrent
repugnant, repulsive, detestable, objectionable
cerebral
intellectual, rational, logical, academic, analytical
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AP English Literature & Composition Tone Vocab. 1
abhorrent
cerebral
despondent
fawning
repugnant, repulsive, detestable, objectionable
intellectual,rational,logical,academic, analytical
hopeless, dejected, downcast, glum
flattering, sycophantic, submissive, toadying
abhorrent
repugnant, repulsive, detestable, objectionable
cerebral
intellectual,rational,logical,academic, analytical
9 terms
AP English Literature & Composition Tone Vocab 2
audacious
consternated
eccentric
idealistic
daring, bold, impudent, foolhardy, rash
dismayed, disquieted, anxious, concered
unconventional, peculiar, unusual, strange, outlandish
unrealistic, romantic, optimistic, quixotic, impratical
audacious
daring, bold, impudent, foolhardy, rash
consternated
dismayed, disquieted, anxious, concered
64 terms
AP English Literature & Composition: Useful Tone Words for Analysis 2
Objective
Ornate
Peaceful
Pedantic
Undistorted by emotion or personal bias
Rich in decorative detail
Not disturbed by strife or turmoil or war
Marked by a narrow focus on or display of learning especially…
Objective
Undistorted by emotion or personal bias
Ornate
Rich in decorative detail
64 terms
AP English Literature & Composition: Useful Tone Words for Analysis 2
Objective
Ornate
Peaceful
Pedantic
Undistorted by emotion or personal bias
Rich in decorative detail
Not disturbed by strife or turmoil or war
Marked by a narrow focus on or display of learning especially…
Objective
Undistorted by emotion or personal bias
Ornate
Rich in decorative detail
49 terms
AP English Literature & Composition: Useful Verbs and Tone Words for Analysis 1.
Assert
Clarify
Constrain
Construct
To declare or state as truth, maintain or defend, put forward…
To make clear or easier to understand
To restrict, to hold back
To put together out of components or parts
Assert
To declare or state as truth, maintain or defend, put forward…
Clarify
To make clear or easier to understand
100 terms
AP Literature and Composition Tone List
allusive
foreboding
oppressive
bitter
containing allusions (references to other literature or events)
(n.) a warning or feeling that something bad will happen; (ad…
Burdensome, unjustly harsh, or tyrannical
Exhibiting strong animosity as a result of pain or grief
allusive
containing allusions (references to other literature or events)
foreboding
(n.) a warning or feeling that something bad will happen; (ad…
64 terms
AP English Literature & Composition: Useful Tone Words for Analysis
Objective
Ornate
Peaceful
Pedantic
Undistorted by emotion or personal bias
Rich in decorative detail
Not disturbed by strife or turmoil or war
Marked by a narrow focus on or display of learning especially…
Objective
Undistorted by emotion or personal bias
Ornate
Rich in decorative detail
20 terms
AP Literature and Composition Tone Words
zealous
colloquial
satirical
ribald
full of fervor for a person, cause, or object
appropriate to ordinary or familiar conversation rather than…
containing the use of irony, sarcasm, ridicule, in exposing o…
vulgar or indecent in speech
zealous
full of fervor for a person, cause, or object
colloquial
appropriate to ordinary or familiar conversation rather than…
72 terms
English Literature and Composition AP
theme
verisimilitude
tone
diction
a unifying idea that is a recurrent element in a literary or…
the quality of appearing to be true, real, likely, or probabl…
the quality of something (an act or a piece of writing) that…
a writer's or speaker's choice of words
theme
a unifying idea that is a recurrent element in a literary or…
verisimilitude
the quality of appearing to be true, real, likely, or probabl…
113 terms
AP Literature and Composition Tone Vocabulary
Affectionate
Agitated
Ambivalent
Anxious
Readily feeling or showing fondness or tenderness
Feeling troubled or nervous; angered; annoyed
Having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about something
Experiencing worry or nervousness (typically about a certain…
Affectionate
Readily feeling or showing fondness or tenderness
Agitated
Feeling troubled or nervous; angered; annoyed
215 terms
AP English Literature and Composition
adage
allegory
alliteration
allusion
A saying that becomes widely accepted as truth over time. Usu…
A story in which the narrative or characters carry an underly…
The repetition of one or more initial consonant in a group of…
A reference to a person, place, or event meant to create an e…
adage
A saying that becomes widely accepted as truth over time. Usu…
allegory
A story in which the narrative or characters carry an underly…
49 terms
AP English Literature & Composition: Useful Verbs and Tone Words for Analysis 1.
Assert
Clarify
Constrain
Construct
To declare or state as truth, maintain or defend, put forward…
To make clear or easier to understand
To restrict, to hold back
To put together out of components or parts
Assert
To declare or state as truth, maintain or defend, put forward…
Clarify
To make clear or easier to understand
64 terms
AP English Literature & Composition: Useful Tone Words for Analysis 2
Objective
Ornate
Peaceful
Pedantic
Undistorted by emotion or personal bias
Rich in decorative detail
Not disturbed by strife or turmoil or war
Marked by a narrow focus on or display of learning especially…
Objective
Undistorted by emotion or personal bias
Ornate
Rich in decorative detail
38 terms
AP English Literature and Composition Vocab: Tone and Bless Me, Ultima
Bellicose
Supercilious
Ribald
Choleric
(adj): demonstrating aggression and willingness to fight
(adj): arrogant; feeling more superior to other people
(adj): referring to sexual matters in an amusingly rude or ir…
(adj): bad-tempered or irritable
Bellicose
(adj): demonstrating aggression and willingness to fight
Supercilious
(adj): arrogant; feeling more superior to other people
AP Literature and Composition Tone Vocab
abhorrent
aloof
insolent
consternated
inspiring disgust and loathing; repugnant
Not friendly or forthcoming; cool and distant
showing a rude and arrogant lack of respect
Filled with anxiety; anxious
abhorrent
inspiring disgust and loathing; repugnant
aloof
Not friendly or forthcoming; cool and distant
39 terms
AP Literature and Composition Tone Vocabulary
Abhorrent
Aloof
Insolent
Consternated
Inspiring disgust and loathing; replusive, detestable, repugn…
Not friendly or forthcoming; cool and distant; detached, anti…
Showing rude and arrogant lack of respect; disrespect, rude,…
Filled with anxiety; anxious.
Abhorrent
Inspiring disgust and loathing; replusive, detestable, repugn…
Aloof
Not friendly or forthcoming; cool and distant; detached, anti…
39 terms
AP Literature and Composition Tone Vocabulary
Abhorrent
Pollyannaish
Insolent
Consternated
Inspiring disgust and loathing; repulsive, deststable, repugn…
Excessively cheerful or optimistic person; upbeat
Showing rude and arrogant lack if respect; dissrespectful, ru…
Filled with anxiety; anxious
Abhorrent
Inspiring disgust and loathing; repulsive, deststable, repugn…
Pollyannaish
Excessively cheerful or optimistic person; upbeat
113 terms
AP Literature and Composition Tone Vocabulary
Affectionate
Agitated
Ambivalent
Anxious
Readily feeling or showing fondness or tenderness
Feeling troubled or nervous; angered; annoyed
Having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about something
Experiencing worry or nervousness (typically about a certain…
Affectionate
Readily feeling or showing fondness or tenderness
Agitated
Feeling troubled or nervous; angered; annoyed
113 terms
AP Literature and Composition Tone Vocabulary
Affectionate
Agitated
Ambivalent
Anxious
Readily feeling or showing fondness or tenderness
Feeling troubled or nervous; angered; annoyed
Having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about something
Experiencing worry or nervousness (typically about a certain…
Affectionate
Readily feeling or showing fondness or tenderness
Agitated
Feeling troubled or nervous; angered; annoyed
38 terms
Ap Literature and Composition Tone Vocabulary
abhorrent
aloof
insolent
consternated
inspiring disgust and loathing; repulsive
cool and distant
showing rude and arrogant lack of respect
filled with anxiety
abhorrent
inspiring disgust and loathing; repulsive
aloof
cool and distant
39 terms
AP Literature and Composition Tone Vocabulary
abhorent
aloof
insolent
consternated
inspiring disgust and loathing; repulsive, detestable, repugn…
not friendly or forthcoming; cool and distant; detatched, ant…
showing rude and arroganr lack of respect; disrespectful, rud…
filled with anxiety; anxious
abhorent
inspiring disgust and loathing; repulsive, detestable, repugn…
aloof
not friendly or forthcoming; cool and distant; detatched, ant…
39 terms
AP Literature and Composition Tone Vocabulary
abhorrent
aloof
insolent
consternated
Inspiring disgust and loathing; repulsive, detestable, repugn…
Not friendly or forthcoming; cool and distant; detached, anti…
Showing rude and arrogant lack of respect; disrespectful, rud…
Filled with anxiety; anxious
abhorrent
Inspiring disgust and loathing; repulsive, detestable, repugn…
aloof
Not friendly or forthcoming; cool and distant; detached, anti…
39 terms
AP Literature and Composition Tone Vocabulary
abhorrent
aloof
insolent
consternated
inspiring disgust and loathing; repulsive, detestable, repugn…
not friendly or forthcoming; cool and distant; detached, anti…
showing rude and arrogant lack of respect; disrespectful, rud…
filled with anxiety; anxious
abhorrent
inspiring disgust and loathing; repulsive, detestable, repugn…
aloof
not friendly or forthcoming; cool and distant; detached, anti…
38 terms
Ap Literature and Composition Tone Vocabulary
abhorrent
aloof
insolent
consternated
inspiring disgust and loathing; repulsive
cool and distant
showing rude and arrogant lack of respect
filled with anxiety
abhorrent
inspiring disgust and loathing; repulsive
aloof
cool and distant
27 terms
AP Literature and Composition: Tone Vocabulary
Blithe
Candid
Conciliatory
Ebullient
Joyful, cheerful; carefree
Frank, Truthful (Candor from Divergent)
Peacemaking, appeasing
Overflowing with enthusiasm; High-spirited
Blithe
Joyful, cheerful; carefree
Candid
Frank, Truthful (Candor from Divergent)
40 terms
Tone Words AP Literature and Composition
accusatory
apathetic
awe
bitter
charging of wrong doing
indifferent
solemn wonder
strong animosity...result from pain or grief
accusatory
charging of wrong doing
apathetic
indifferent
80 terms
AP Literature and Composition Tone Words
Abhorrent
Cerbral
Despondent
Fawning
repugnant, repulsive, detestable, objectionable
intellectual, rational, logical, academic, analytical
hopeless, dejected, downcast, glum
flattering, sycophantic, submissive, toadying
Abhorrent
repugnant, repulsive, detestable, objectionable
Cerbral
intellectual, rational, logical, academic, analytical
64 terms
Lev's AP English Literature & Composition: Useful Tone Words (Objective - Whimsical)
Objective
Ornate
Peaceful
Pedantic
Undistorted by emotion or personal bias
Rich in decorative detail
Not disturbed by strife or turmoil or war
Marked by a narrow focus on or display of learning especially…
Objective
Undistorted by emotion or personal bias
Ornate
Rich in decorative detail
114 terms
AP English Literature & Composition: Useful Terms for Analysis and Tone Words
Assert
Clarify
Constrain
Construct
To declare or state as truth, maintain or defend, put forward…
To make clear or easier to understand
To restrict, to hold back
To put together out of components or parts
Assert
To declare or state as truth, maintain or defend, put forward…
Clarify
To make clear or easier to understand
25 terms
AP English Literature and Composition Tone Vocabulary 1-3
Abhorrent
Cerebral
Despondent
Fawning
Repugnant, Repulsive, Detestable, Objectionable
Intellectual, Rational, Logical, Academic, Analytical
Hopeless, Dejected, Downcast, Glum
Flattering, Sycophantic, Submissive, Toadying
Abhorrent
Repugnant, Repulsive, Detestable, Objectionable
Cerebral
Intellectual, Rational, Logical, Academic, Analytical
80 terms
AP English Literature and Composition Tone vocab 1- Taliyah
abhorrent
cerebral
despondent
fawning
repugnant, repulsive, detestable, objectionable
intellectual, rational, logical, academic, analytical
hopeless, dejected, downcast, glum
flattering, sycophantic, submissive, toadying
abhorrent
repugnant, repulsive, detestable, objectionable
cerebral
intellectual, rational, logical, academic, analytical
60 terms
AP English Literature Tone Words
aloof
apathetic
ambivalent
audacious
not emotionally involved, at a distance
uncaring
having mixed feelings
recklessly bold or contemptuous
aloof
not emotionally involved, at a distance
apathetic
uncaring
198 terms
AP English Literature and Composition Vocabulary
Antagonist
Catharsis
Climax
Conflict
Any force aligned against the protagonist
Purification that brings emotional relief or renewal
Most exciting moment of the story; turning point
Opposition in a work of drama or fiction between characters o…
Antagonist
Any force aligned against the protagonist
Catharsis
Purification that brings emotional relief or renewal
33 terms
AP Literature and Composition Tone and Characterization Vocabulary
Austere
Benevolent
Bitter
Compassionate
Grave, serious, sober
Suggestive of goodwill, kindness, generosity
Exhibiting strong animosity as a result of pain or grief
Sympathetic and showing concern for others
Austere
Grave, serious, sober
Benevolent
Suggestive of goodwill, kindness, generosity
75 terms
AP English Literature & Composition
Allusion
Attitude
Details (also choice)
Devices of Sound
A reference in a work of literature to something outside the…
The disposition toward or opinion of a subject by a speaker,…
The individual items or parts that make up a larger picture o…
The techniques of deploying the sound of words, especially in…
Allusion
A reference in a work of literature to something outside the…
Attitude
The disposition toward or opinion of a subject by a speaker,…
49 terms
Lev's AP English Literature & Composition: Useful Verbs and Tone Words (Assert - Mournful)
Assert
Clarify
Constrain
Construct
To declare or state as truth, maintain or defend, put forward…
To make clear or easier to understand
To restrict, to hold back
To put together out of components or parts
Assert
To declare or state as truth, maintain or defend, put forward…
Clarify
To make clear or easier to understand
55 terms
AP English Literature and Composition
antithesis
Apollonian
apostrophe
ballad
"They promised freedom but provided slavery."... "Ask not what y…
in contrast to Dionysian, it refers to the most noble, godlik…
speaker addresses person or personified thing not present (i.…
simple narrative verse telling a story that is sung or recite…
antithesis
"They promised freedom but provided slavery."... "Ask not what y…
Apollonian
in contrast to Dionysian, it refers to the most noble, godlik…
AP English Literature and Composition
Novel
Stereotype
Connotation
Syntax
A fictional narrative in prose.
Generalization, usually exaggerated, to describe a group.
The emotion or association that a word or phrase may arouse.
Ordering of words into meaningful verbal patterns such as phr…
Novel
A fictional narrative in prose.
Stereotype
Generalization, usually exaggerated, to describe a group.
72 terms
Ap English Literature and Composition
Allegory
Allusion
Anecdote
Antagonist
Narrative with multiple levels of meaning
Literary, historical, religious, mythological reference
Brief story or tale
Force opposing main character/protagonist
Allegory
Narrative with multiple levels of meaning
Allusion
Literary, historical, religious, mythological reference
85 terms
AP English Literature and Composition
Abstract Language
Allegory
Alliteration
Anachronism
Language describing ideas and qualities rather than observabl…
A narrative or description having a second meaning beneath th…
The repetition at close intervals of initial and identical co…
Assignment of something to a time when it was not in existenc…
Abstract Language
Language describing ideas and qualities rather than observabl…
Allegory
A narrative or description having a second meaning beneath th…
69 terms
AP English Literature and Composition
allusion
archetype
ave maria
averted
a passing or casual reference; an incidental mention of somet…
the original pattern or model from which all things of the sa…
the first two words of the Latin version of a prayer in the R…
to turn away or aside.
allusion
a passing or casual reference; an incidental mention of somet…
archetype
the original pattern or model from which all things of the sa…
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