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Odyssey Vocabulary - Pre-AP English Semester 1
Allusion
Anecdote
Ambiguity
Archetype
reference to a statement, a person, a place, or event from li…
very brief story, usually told to make a point
an element of uncertainty in a text , in which something can…
ideal example or model after which other things are patterned
Allusion
reference to a statement, a person, a place, or event from li…
Anecdote
very brief story, usually told to make a point
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English 1 Pre-AP: Odyssey Greek Concepts
nostos
kleos
hubris
xenia
song of return/homecoming sone
song of glory
excessive pride
hospitality
nostos
song of return/homecoming sone
kleos
song of glory
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The Odyssey Vocabulary- English 1 Pre AP/GT
abominably
adversary
appalled
ardor
in a hateful way;horribly
an opponent; enemy
filled with dismay; horrified
passion
abominably
in a hateful way;horribly
adversary
an opponent; enemy
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pre ap english 1 the odyssey vocabulary
avenge
baffle
bid
contend
to harm someone who has harmed you or someone or something th…
to defeat by puzzling or confusing
to command or order
to struggle
avenge
to harm someone who has harmed you or someone or something th…
baffle
to defeat by puzzling or confusing
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Pre-AP English I Odyssey Part 1
Epic Simile
Epithet
Archetype
in medias res
A detailed comparison between two things not using like or as…
A descriptive phrase that gives characteristics of a characte…
A reoccurring symbol in literature and art.... In the Odyssey,…
Takes place in the middle of a story with the past being told…
Epic Simile
A detailed comparison between two things not using like or as…
Epithet
A descriptive phrase that gives characteristics of a characte…
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Pre-AP English The Odyssey Part 1
Who was furious that she was not invit…
The goddess of discord threw a golden…
What goddesses wanted the golden apple…
Who was to judge who was the fairest o…
goddess of discord
the fairest one
Aphrodite, Athena, Hera
Paris
Who was furious that she was not invit…
goddess of discord
The goddess of discord threw a golden…
the fairest one
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AP English The Odyssey Vocab.
ASSENT (V)
Ardor (N)
BEGUILED (ADJ)
BESMIRCH (V)
To give the concurrence of one's will, to agree to, to comply…
Fierce or burning heat; fire
Deluded, deceived by guile; self-deluded, mistaken.
To soil, discolour, as with smoke, soot, or mud.
ASSENT (V)
To give the concurrence of one's will, to agree to, to comply…
Ardor (N)
Fierce or burning heat; fire
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Pre-AP English 1 The Odyssey Vocab List 2
forsake
fortuitous
furrow
gambol
abandon (someone or something)
happening by accident or chance rather than design
a long narrow trench made in the ground by a plow, especially…
run or jump about playfully
forsake
abandon (someone or something)
fortuitous
happening by accident or chance rather than design
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Odyssey Review for Pre-AP English 1 Fall Final
The Illiad and The Odyssey are attribu…
The Illiad is the story of the ______…
The Trojan War took place on the plain…
What did Heinrich Schliemann contribut…
Homer
Trojan
Turkey
He found Troy on the coast of Turkey.
The Illiad and The Odyssey are attribu…
Homer
The Illiad is the story of the ______…
Trojan
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Odyssey Vocab Pre-AP English
Archetype
Lithe
Insolent
Lament
An original pattern or model; prototype
Bending easily; flexible
Boldly disrespectful
To feel or express deep sorrow (for); mourn
Archetype
An original pattern or model; prototype
Lithe
Bending easily; flexible
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Pre-AP English 1 The Odyssey Vocab List 1
acclaim
archaic
ardor
artful
praise, approval; to salute; to hail
antiquated, old, out of use
warmth or head of emotions; extreme force, vigor, or energy
skillful, clever, tricky
acclaim
praise, approval; to salute; to hail
archaic
antiquated, old, out of use
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Pre-AP English 1 The Odyssey Vocab List 3
lament
lucid
malign
mundane
a passionate expression of grief or sorrow
expressed clearly; easy to understand
evil in nature or effect; malevolent
lacking interest or excitement; dull
lament
a passionate expression of grief or sorrow
lucid
expressed clearly; easy to understand
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English Odyssey 1-13
Abstain
Soothsayer
Tribulation
Folly
Definition: To refrain; to voluntarily do without.... Parts-----…
Definition: one who predicts the future... Parts- --------------…
Definition: affliction; oppression; misery... Parts- -----------…
Definition: Foolish act or disbelief... Parts---------------- Wo…
Abstain
Definition: To refrain; to voluntarily do without.... Parts-----…
Soothsayer
Definition: one who predicts the future... Parts- --------------…
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English Pre-AP The Odyssey Vocabulary List (Books 1 - 8)
plunder
hallowed
strive
suave
(VERB) to rob of goods or valuables by force, as in war, host…
(ADJ) to make holy
(VERB) 1: try hard; to make strenuous efforts toward any goal…
(ADJ) smoothly agreeable or polite; sophisticated (connotatio…
plunder
(VERB) to rob of goods or valuables by force, as in war, host…
hallowed
(ADJ) to make holy
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English: The Odyssey Part 1
travail
foreboding
adversary
harried
hard work
dread for the future
an ememy
harassed, bothered
travail
hard work
foreboding
dread for the future
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Pre-AP English: Odyssey Test
Cicones
Lotus eaters
Cyclopes
Aeolus
Odysseus and his men battle them, get drunk, are surprised at…
eating the plant from this land makes you forget everything a…
giant race of one eyed monsters; Odysseus blinds one of them…
God of wind; gives Odysseus a bag of unfavorable winds
Cicones
Odysseus and his men battle them, get drunk, are surprised at…
Lotus eaters
eating the plant from this land makes you forget everything a…
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Pre-AP English 1 The Odyssey Vocab List 4
ravenous
reconcile
rejoice
reproach
Extremely hungry
restore friendly relations between
feel or show great joy or delight
address (someone) in such a way as to express disapproval or…
ravenous
Extremely hungry
reconcile
restore friendly relations between
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Pre-AP English 1 The Odyssey Vocab List 3
lament
lucid
malign
mundane
a passionate expression of grief or sorrow
expressed clearly; easy to understand
evil in nature or effect; malevolent
lacking interest or excitement; dull
lament
a passionate expression of grief or sorrow
lucid
expressed clearly; easy to understand
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Pre AP English Odyssey Vocab
Harried
Ponderous
Profusion
Adversary
Teased
Heavy in a clumsy way
An abundance
An opponent or enemy
Harried
Teased
Ponderous
Heavy in a clumsy way
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English 9 Odyssey Vocab. 1
Formidable
Guile
Cyclops
Epic
Inspiring fear or respect through being impressively large, p…
deceit; trickery
one-eyed giants
A long narrative poem, written in heightened language, which…
Formidable
Inspiring fear or respect through being impressively large, p…
Guile
deceit; trickery
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Pre-AP English: Odyssey Characters
Odysseus
Penelope
Calypso
Poseidon
Main character; Greek warrior and strategist; spends the book…
Odysseus' wife; wanted by the suitors; mother of Telemachus
goddess/nymph who holds Odysseus captive on her island becaus…
Greek god of the sea; hates Odysseus, who blinded his son; se…
Odysseus
Main character; Greek warrior and strategist; spends the book…
Penelope
Odysseus' wife; wanted by the suitors; mother of Telemachus
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PreAP English I- Odyssey Test
Year 10
720BC
The two week story of conflict between…
Achilles
Around what year did the Trojan War take place?
Around what year was the story written down by Homer?
The Iliad is about __________.
The main character of the Iliad is
Year 10
Around what year did the Trojan War take place?
720BC
Around what year was the story written down by Homer?
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AP English Quiz: Odyssey Context
Telemacheia
nostos
xenia
ego
Books 1-4 of the Odyssey
homecoming
guest-host relationship (xenos= guest, host, friend, stranger…
"I" or self
Telemacheia
Books 1-4 of the Odyssey
nostos
homecoming
The Odyssey - CHS English 1
Why had Odysseus not yet returned home…
At Odysseus' house in Ithaca, we are i…
Which god or goddess brings a message…
Why is it necessary for Odysseus to ta…
He had angered the god Poseidon by blinding Poseidon's son, P…
They are waiting for Penelope to make up her mind which one o…
Hermes does.
The lotus fruit contained a magical drug that made them want…
Why had Odysseus not yet returned home…
He had angered the god Poseidon by blinding Poseidon's son, P…
At Odysseus' house in Ithaca, we are i…
They are waiting for Penelope to make up her mind which one o…
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English- Odyssey 1-6
What does Athena say to show her devot…
In Book 1, where will Hermes be dispat…
Describe the suitors behavior
What evidence in the book supports the…
"my heart breaks for Odysseus"
Hermes- Ogygia Island... Athena- Ithaca
they are almost begging to marry her
"set beside them golden cups and time and again a page came r…
What does Athena say to show her devot…
"my heart breaks for Odysseus"
In Book 1, where will Hermes be dispat…
Hermes- Ogygia Island... Athena- Ithaca
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Odyssey Review - Pre AP/IB English I
Odysseus
Penelope
Telemachus
Laertes
a Greek respected for his special weapon: intelligence, creat…
wife of Odysseus, one of the three weavers
son of Odysseus
father of Odysseus
Odysseus
a Greek respected for his special weapon: intelligence, creat…
Penelope
wife of Odysseus, one of the three weavers
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English Odyssey Part 1
Archetype
Epic Hero
in medias res
Epic simile
A character, symbol, setting, plot element, or conflict that…
Odysseus, his physical strength, wit/leadership, and excessiv…
A story that starts at the middle without a beginning or prea…
A simile that doesn't use like or as
Archetype
A character, symbol, setting, plot element, or conflict that…
Epic Hero
Odysseus, his physical strength, wit/leadership, and excessiv…
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English P-AP: The Odyssey Background Quiz Study Guide
Homer
blindness
The Iliad
The Odyssey
Credited with authorship of The Odyssey
Physical handicap of the author of The Odyssey
Title of the poem about the Trojan War
Title of the poem that tells the story of what happened AFTER…
Homer
Credited with authorship of The Odyssey
blindness
Physical handicap of the author of The Odyssey
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English: Odyssey Vocabulary 1
Archetype
Epic hero
Hero's journey
Epithet
An original model; prototype. Stereoptype.
Main character. A brave and noble character in an epic poem
A brave person out going to find adventure
Any word or phrase applied to a person or thing to describe a…
Archetype
An original model; prototype. Stereoptype.
Epic hero
Main character. A brave and noble character in an epic poem
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Pre-AP English The Odyssey Part 2
What does commandeer mean?
What does restitution mean?
What does adversity mean?
What does implacable mean?
to take control by force
a making good for loss or damage, repayment
hardship, misfortune
impossible to soothe, unforgiving
What does commandeer mean?
to take control by force
What does restitution mean?
a making good for loss or damage, repayment
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Odyssey ALL WORDS - ENGLISH 1
formidable
avenge
ponderous
adversary
inspiring admiration, awe, fear
to take revenge
heavy in a clumsy way
enemy
formidable
inspiring admiration, awe, fear
avenge
to take revenge
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English Odyssey Vocabulary 1
myth
enigmatic
skew
odyssey
an idea or story that is believed by many people but that is…
full of mystery and difficult to understand
to change (something) so that it is not true; to make (someth…
a long journey full of adventures; a series of experiences th…
myth
an idea or story that is believed by many people but that is…
enigmatic
full of mystery and difficult to understand
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English: The Odyssey #1 Vocabulary
Siege
Summons
Cunning
Fleet
A military operation in which enemy forces surround a town or…
An order to appear before a judge
Having or showing skill
Large group of navel vessels under one commander organized fo…
Siege
A military operation in which enemy forces surround a town or…
Summons
An order to appear before a judge
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English Odyssey Vocab 1
Plundered
Hallowed
Lustrous
Harangued
to rob of goods or valuables by open force
regarded as holy or sacred
having luster; shining
a scolding or a long intense verbal attack
Plundered
to rob of goods or valuables by open force
Hallowed
regarded as holy or sacred
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English Vocabulary 1- Odyssey
seethe
Harangue
Exult
Thwart
(v.) to get angry to the point of becoming violent ... synonyms:…
(n.) a long, public speech/tirade ... synonyms: declamation... anto…
(v.) to rejoice; to show joy... synonyms: be joyful, be happy, b…
(v.) to obstruct; to frustrate ... synonyms: foil, forestall... ant…
seethe
(v.) to get angry to the point of becoming violent ... synonyms:…
Harangue
(n.) a long, public speech/tirade ... synonyms: declamation... anto…
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English: Odyssey Vocab #1
Plundered
Guile
Mutinous
Squall
Too goods by force
Craftiness, cunning
Rebellious
Brief, violent storm
Plundered
Too goods by force
Guile
Craftiness, cunning
English: The Odyssey Vocabulary #1
Affliction (n)
Anodyne (n)
Anoint (v)
Audacity (n)
A condition/cause of distress
A medicine that relieves pain; A source of comfort
To apply oil or an ointment especially in a religious ceremon…
Fearless daring; Arrogant insolence
Affliction (n)
A condition/cause of distress
Anodyne (n)
A medicine that relieves pain; A source of comfort
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English Odyssey List #1
Formidable
Guile
Muster
Appall
Causing fear; very impressive because of skill or strength
Cunning, slyness
To gather together
Horrified; shocked
Formidable
Causing fear; very impressive because of skill or strength
Guile
Cunning, slyness
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English Odyssey Vocab 1
Hallowed
Renowned
Harangued
Colossal
adj: holy or blessed
adj: known or admired by many people for some special quality…
v: a forceful or angry speech
adj: very large or great
Hallowed
adj: holy or blessed
Renowned
adj: known or admired by many people for some special quality…
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English Odyssey Vocabulary 1
Acclaim
Archaic
Ardor
Artful
Praise, approval; to salute; to hail
Antiquated, old, out of use
Warmth or heat of emotion; extreme force, vigor, or energy
Skillful, clever, tricky
Acclaim
Praise, approval; to salute; to hail
Archaic
Antiquated, old, out of use
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English 1 Vocab Odyssey
Prodigious
Insidious
Gorge
Travail
extraordinary in size, degree, or amount
crafty, treacherous
to eat a large amount in a greedy manner
to engage in a painful or laborious effort
Prodigious
extraordinary in size, degree, or amount
Insidious
crafty, treacherous
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The Odyssey Honors 1 English
Polyphemus
Telemachus
Poseidon
Helios
The Cyclops, giant son of Poseidon
Son of Odysseus and Penelope
god of the sea
god of the sun, oxen and flocks of sheep
Polyphemus
The Cyclops, giant son of Poseidon
Telemachus
Son of Odysseus and Penelope
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English1 The Odyssey vocab
The Odyssey
The Iliad
Epic (poem)
Theme
Explains Odysseus' adventures as he makes his way home from T…
Takes place during the tenth year of the Trojan War
A long narrative poem on a serious subject, presented in an e…
An underlying message about life or human nature that A write…
The Odyssey
Explains Odysseus' adventures as he makes his way home from T…
The Iliad
Takes place during the tenth year of the Trojan War
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English Odyssey Vocab 1
adze
agora
aloof
ambrosial
an axlike tool used for dressing timber
the place where an assembly met, originally a marketplace or…
not friendly or forthcoming; cool and distant
pertaining to or worthy of the gods; succulently sweet or fra…
adze
an axlike tool used for dressing timber
agora
the place where an assembly met, originally a marketplace or…
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English odyssey vocabulary #1
Abominable
Adversary
Ardor
Formidable
Extremely unpleasant or disgusting in manner
Enemy, opponent
Passion, enthusiasm
Strikingly impressive, awe inspiring
Abominable
Extremely unpleasant or disgusting in manner
Adversary
Enemy, opponent
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English Odyssey #1 Vocabulary
carouse
brazen
reparation
lavish
verb, to drink excessively; to make revelry; party
adj, bold; without shame; marked by flagrant audacity
noun, the act of making amends or repayment
adj, marked by extravagance; immoderate in giving
carouse
verb, to drink excessively; to make revelry; party
brazen
adj, bold; without shame; marked by flagrant audacity
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English 1: The Odyssey- Notes
Oral Traditions
Culture Experience
Social and Cultural Context
Universal Theme
refers to the literature storytellers passed down through the…
basic experiences that shaped life in the storyteller's socie…
the values, beliefs, and experiences the tales reflect and af…
insight into life and human nature nature that appears in the…
Oral Traditions
refers to the literature storytellers passed down through the…
Culture Experience
basic experiences that shaped life in the storyteller's socie…
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ENGLISH 1 ODYSSEY VOCABULARY
adversity
formidable
ravage
profusion
a difficult situation or condition
very powerful or strong
to work havoc upon
a large amount of something
adversity
a difficult situation or condition
formidable
very powerful or strong
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English Odyssey Vocabulary Part 1
Formidable
Ravage
Profusion
Sage
Awe-inspiring in excellence; strikingly impressive
Destroy violently; ruin
A large supply; abundance
Wise
Formidable
Awe-inspiring in excellence; strikingly impressive
Ravage
Destroy violently; ruin
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English 1: The Odyssey: Characters
Muse
Alcinous
Odysseus
Calypso
called upon for inspiration.
king of the Phoenicians to whom Odysseus tells his story .
tells his story
sea goddess who loves Odysseus
Muse
called upon for inspiration.
Alcinous
king of the Phoenicians to whom Odysseus tells his story .
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