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AP English Language Tone Vocabulary
Frivolous
Vexed
Zealous
Lackadaisical
lack of seriousness or sense
irritated or annoyed
full of, characterized by, or due to zeal; ardently active, d…
lacking enthusiasm and determination
Frivolous
lack of seriousness or sense
Vexed
irritated or annoyed
75 terms
AP English Language Tone Words
abhorring
accusatory
aloof
ambivalence
to detest strongly; to find repugnant (disgusting); to loathe…
charging of wrongdoing; a declaration that another is at faul…
uninvolved or unwilling to become involved; distant physicall…
uncertainty or indecisiveness; simultaneous conflicting feeli…
abhorring
to detest strongly; to find repugnant (disgusting); to loathe…
accusatory
charging of wrongdoing; a declaration that another is at faul…
44 terms
AP English Language Tone Words
Fanciful
Confident
Cynical
Detached
Extravagant, whimsical
Positive, certain
Suspicious, doubtful
Separated, apathetic
Fanciful
Extravagant, whimsical
Confident
Positive, certain
48 terms
AP English Language Tone Words
optimistic
objective
solemn
accusatory
hopeful, cheerful
an unbiased view; able to leave personal judgments aside
deeply earnest, tending toward sad reflection
charging of wrong doing
optimistic
hopeful, cheerful
objective
an unbiased view; able to leave personal judgments aside
34 terms
AP English Language Tone Vocabulary
Frivolous
Vexed
Zealous
Lackadaisical
lack of seriousness or sense
irritated or annoyed
full of, characterized by, or due to zeal; ardently active, d…
lacking enthusiasm and determination
Frivolous
lack of seriousness or sense
Vexed
irritated or annoyed
28 terms
Ap English Language: Tones
Didactic
Diffident
Effusive
Elegiac
Intended for teaching or conveying instruction and information
Modest or shy; lacking self-confidence
Expressing feelings of gratitude, pleasure, or approval in an…
A poetic mournful quality
Didactic
Intended for teaching or conveying instruction and information
Diffident
Modest or shy; lacking self-confidence
61 terms
AP English Language Tone Terms
Tone
Accusatory
Ambivalent
Antagonistic
- author's attitude or perspective toward his/her subject.... -…
Assigning blame
feeling uncertain, indecisive
- in opposition, argumentative. willing to go against.... - dida…
Tone
- author's attitude or perspective toward his/her subject.... -…
Accusatory
Assigning blame
28 terms
Ap English Language: Tones
Didactic
Diffident
Effusive
Elegiac
Intended for teaching or conveying instruction and information
Modest or shy; lacking self-confidence
Expressing feelings of gratitude, pleasure, or approval in an…
A poetic mournful quality
Didactic
Intended for teaching or conveying instruction and information
Diffident
Modest or shy; lacking self-confidence
75 terms
AP English Language Tone Words
abhorring
accusatory
aloof
ambivalence
to detest strongly; to find repugnant (disgusting); to loathe…
charging of wrongdoing; a declaration that another is at faul…
uninvolved or unwilling to become involved; distant physicall…
uncertainty or indecisiveness; simultaneous conflicting feeli…
abhorring
to detest strongly; to find repugnant (disgusting); to loathe…
accusatory
charging of wrongdoing; a declaration that another is at faul…
84 terms
AP English Language TONE WORDS
acerbic
admiring
ambivalent
amused
bitter
looking up to someone
characterized by a mixture of opposite feelings or attitudes
entertained
acerbic
bitter
admiring
looking up to someone
75 terms
AP English Language Tone Words
abhorring
accusatory
aloof
ambivalence
to detest strongly; to find repugnant (disgusting); to loathe…
charging of wrongdoing; a declaration that another is at faul…
uninvolved or unwilling to become involved; distant physicall…
uncertainty or indecisiveness; simultaneous conflicting feeli…
abhorring
to detest strongly; to find repugnant (disgusting); to loathe…
accusatory
charging of wrongdoing; a declaration that another is at faul…
14 terms
AP English Language and Comp Tone Words Set 1
eulogistic
grave
pensive
venerative
adj. involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually fo…
adj. serious or solemn; somber
adj. dreamily or wistfully thoughtful
adj. regarding with reverence, awe, respect
eulogistic
adj. involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually fo…
grave
adj. serious or solemn; somber
53 terms
AP English Language TONE WORDS
acerbic
benevolent
bittersweet
clinical
bitter
kind
showing a mixture of pain and pleasaure
scientific; detached; unfeeling
acerbic
bitter
benevolent
kind
15 terms
AP English Language and Comp Tone Words Set 2
ludicrous
sardonic
satiric
wry
adj. ridiculous, laughable, outlandish, silly
adj. scornfully or cynically mocking; sarcastic; disdainfully…
adj. characterized by satire; characterized by use of irony,…
adj. cleverly and often ironically or grimly humorous; bitter…
ludicrous
adj. ridiculous, laughable, outlandish, silly
sardonic
adj. scornfully or cynically mocking; sarcastic; disdainfully…
AP English Language Tone Words
Apathetic
Callous
Bitter
Cynical
indifferent due to lack of energy or concern
Unfeeling, insensitive to feelings
exhibiting strong animosity as a result of pain or grief
questions the basic sincerity and goodness of people
Apathetic
indifferent due to lack of energy or concern
Callous
Unfeeling, insensitive to feelings
6 terms
AP English Language tone words
Accusatory
Haughty
Didactic
Frivilous
accusing someone; indicating or suggesting that one believes…
a tone of arrogance and one full of pride ... (conceited, snobby…
intended to instruct; morally instructive; inclined to teach…
not having any serious purpose or value; carefree and not ser…
Accusatory
accusing someone; indicating or suggesting that one believes…
Haughty
a tone of arrogance and one full of pride ... (conceited, snobby…
24 terms
AP English Tone & Language terms
Sardonic
Scornful
Satiric
Vituperative
(adj.) grimly or scornfully mocking, bitterly sarcastic
Filled with hate; contemptuous
mocking
(adj.) harshly abusive, severely scolding
Sardonic
(adj.) grimly or scornfully mocking, bitterly sarcastic
Scornful
Filled with hate; contemptuous
69 terms
AP English Language Tone Vocabulary
Abstruse
Accusatory
Allusive
Apathetic
Difficult to understand
Charging of wrong doing
Containing or characterized by indirect references
Indifferent due to a lack of energy or concern
Abstruse
Difficult to understand
Accusatory
Charging of wrong doing
AP English Language TONE WORDS
awe
accusatory
apathetic
bitter
solemn wonder
charging of wrong doing
indifferent due to lack of energy or concern
exhibiting strong animosity as a result of pain or grief
awe
solemn wonder
accusatory
charging of wrong doing
20 terms
AP English Language Tone 1
allusive
angry
bantering
benevolent
intimate, suggest, connote
mad, furious, irate
good-natured teasing, ridicule, joking
magnanimous, generous, noble
allusive
intimate, suggest, connote
angry
mad, furious, irate
125 terms
AP Language - Tone Words
critical
angry
infuriated
irate
inclined to find fault or judge with severity
feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
displaying anger in a passionate way
displaying anger in a dispassionate way
critical
inclined to find fault or judge with severity
angry
feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
110 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
elegiac
lugubrious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
of, relating to, or involving mourning or expressing sorrow
mournful, dismal, gloomy, especially to a ludicrous degree
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
81 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
grave
pensive
pious
fervent
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
warmth; intensity of spirit
grave
something serious or solemn
pensive
dreamily thoughtful
92 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
Tone Words for AP English Language
abhoring
accusatory
aloof
ambivalence
to detest strongly, to find repugnant
charging of wrongdoing
uninvolved or unwilling to become involved
uncertainty
abhoring
to detest strongly, to find repugnant
accusatory
charging of wrongdoing
50 terms
Tone words AP Language
acerbic
satiric
whimsical
didactic
(uh-SAIR-bick) (adjective)... the author sounds bitter, sarcasti…
(suh-TEER-rick) (adjective) ... the author is ridiculing the sub…
(suh-TEER-rick) (adjective)... the author sounds playful, mischi…
(dye-DACK-tick) (adjective)... the author is attempting to educ…
acerbic
(uh-SAIR-bick) (adjective)... the author sounds bitter, sarcasti…
satiric
(suh-TEER-rick) (adjective) ... the author is ridiculing the sub…
AP Language Tone*
Acerbic
Ardent
Ambivalent
Befuddled
Bitter or stinging
Enthusiastic or passionate
Having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about something…
Confused or perplexed
Acerbic
Bitter or stinging
Ardent
Enthusiastic or passionate
Tone Vocabulary - AP LANGUAGE
accusing
apathetic
apprehensive
belligerant
Charging one with the fault, offense, or crime
Not interested or concerned; indifferent or unresponsive
Uneasy or fearful about something that might happen
Of warlike character; aggressively hostile; bellicose
accusing
Charging one with the fault, offense, or crime
apathetic
Not interested or concerned; indifferent or unresponsive
94 terms
AP Language Tone Words
afraid
allusive
angry
apologetic
feeling fear; frightened; apprehensive; or regretful realizat…
containing an indirect reference to another work; casual refe…
wild and stormy; wrath; indignation; rage; ire; vitriol, fume
an acknowledging and expressing regret for a fault, injury, i…
afraid
feeling fear; frightened; apprehensive; or regretful realizat…
allusive
containing an indirect reference to another work; casual refe…
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
60 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
abstract
allusive
classical
cogent
theoretical; without reference to specifics
characterized by indirect references
formal; standard; traditional
convincing; reasonable
abstract
theoretical; without reference to specifics
allusive
characterized by indirect references
AP English Language and Composition (tone vocabulary)
Accusatory
Apathetic
Awe
Bitter
Charging of wrong doing.
Indifferent due to lack of energy or concern.
Solemn wonder.
Exhibiting strong animosity as a result of pain or grief.
Accusatory
Charging of wrong doing.
Apathetic
Indifferent due to lack of energy or concern.
AP English Language and Composition Tone Quiz #3
Erudite
Moralistic
Irreverent
Lugubrious
Characterized by deep, wide learning
Narrow-minded concern for right and wrong
Lacking respect
Exaggeratedly mournful, dismal, gloomy
Erudite
Characterized by deep, wide learning
Moralistic
Narrow-minded concern for right and wrong
AP English Language and Composition Tone Quiz #1
Admiring
Angry
Apprehensive
Bantering
Speaking with wonder or pleased approval
Showing displeasure or even ire
Anxious or fearful about the future
Good-naturedly teasing
Admiring
Speaking with wonder or pleased approval
Angry
Showing displeasure or even ire
AP English Language Section One: Diction and Tone
Ambiguity
Antonomasia
Aphorism
Atmosphere
The multiple meanings, either intentional or unintentional, o…
Use of a title, epithet, or description in a place of a name,…
A terse statement of known authorship, which expresses a gene…
The emotional nod created by the entirety of a literary work,…
Ambiguity
The multiple meanings, either intentional or unintentional, o…
Antonomasia
Use of a title, epithet, or description in a place of a name,…
60 terms
AP Language 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
AP English Language and Composition Tone List
Acquiescent
Acerbic
Bemused
Brusque
Ready to accept something without protest, or do what someone…
Sharp and forthright.
Puzzle, confuse, or bewilder (someone)
Abrupt or offhand in speech or manner.
Acquiescent
Ready to accept something without protest, or do what someone…
Acerbic
Sharp and forthright.
AP English Language and Composition Tone Quiz #2
Didactic
Diffident
Disdainful
Disgusted
Instructive, sometimes boringly so
Timid; shy
Feeling or expressing a sense of aloof contempt
Feeling deep aversion, dislike, repugnance
Didactic
Instructive, sometimes boringly so
Diffident
Timid; shy
114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
50 terms
AP English Language and Composition: Tone Words
Accusatory
Apathetic
Awe
Bitter
Charging of wrong doing
indifferent due to lack of energy or concern
solemn wonder
exhibiting strong animosity as a result of pain or grief
Accusatory
Charging of wrong doing
Apathetic
indifferent due to lack of energy or concern
30 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Vocab for Exam
amused
boisterous
cheery
compassionate
pleasurably entertained
rough and noisy; rowdy; clamorous; unrestrained
in good spirits; cheerful; happy
having or shown compassion
amused
pleasurably entertained
boisterous
rough and noisy; rowdy; clamorous; unrestrained
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Category
awe
veneration
eulogistic
grave
reverence
reverence
reverence
reverence or sadness
awe
reverence
veneration
reverence
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition Erinn Dougherty
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
10 terms
Tone Words Set 6--AP English Language
Esoteric
Vulgar
Trite
Obscure
Hard to understand, known only to a small group
crude, offensive
not original, overused
Difficult to see, vague
Esoteric
Hard to understand, known only to a small group
Vulgar
crude, offensive
94 terms
AP Language: Tone
afraid
allusive
angry
apologetic
feeling fear; frightened; apprehensive; or regretful realizat…
containing an indirect reference to another work; casual refe…
wild and stormy; wrath; indignation; rage; ire; vitriol, fume
an acknowledging and expressing regret for a fault, injury, i…
afraid
feeling fear; frightened; apprehensive; or regretful realizat…
allusive
containing an indirect reference to another work; casual refe…
AP Language Tone Words
Acerbic
Ardent
Ambivalent
Befuddled
Bitter or stinging
Enthusiastic or passionate
Having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about something…
Confused or perplexed
Acerbic
Bitter or stinging
Ardent
Enthusiastic or passionate
79 terms
AP English Language & Composition; Tone - Vocabulary
Solemn
Didactic
Acidulous
Earnest
formal, serious, dignified
intended for instruction, demonstrative
sharp, critical
serious in intention or purpose
Solemn
formal, serious, dignified
Didactic
intended for instruction, demonstrative
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