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AP Language Composition Unit 3 Vocabulary
Abominate ( Verb)
Acculturation ( Noun)
Adventitious ( Adjective)
Ascribe ( Verb)
To have an intense dislike or hatred for.... Syns: Loathe, Abho…
The modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
Resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cause or c…
To assign or refer to (as a cause or source), attribute. ... Sy…
Abominate ( Verb)
To have an intense dislike or hatred for.... Syns: Loathe, Abho…
Acculturation ( Noun)
The modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
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AP Language and Composition Unit 3
Abominate
Acculturation
Adventitious
Ascribe
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Definition: ... Part of speech: ... Synonym: ... Antonym:
Definition: ... Part of speech: ... Synonym: ... Antonym:
Abominate
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Acculturation
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37 terms
Ap language and composition unit 3
ad hominem ... If you argue that a park…
ad populum (bandwagon appeal)
appeal to false authority
argument
Latin for "against the man," this fallacy refers to the speci…
This fallacy occurs when evidence boils down to "everybody's…
This fallacy occurs when someone who has no expertise to spea…
A process of reasoned inquiry; a persuasive discourse resulti…
ad hominem ... If you argue that a park…
Latin for "against the man," this fallacy refers to the speci…
ad populum (bandwagon appeal)
This fallacy occurs when evidence boils down to "everybody's…
25 terms
AP Language and Composition Unit 3
hospice
impetus
moribund
reticent
1) n. shelter or lodging as for travelers one maintained by a…
1) n. and impelling force; an impulse... 2) n. a force or energy…
1) adj. approaching death; about to die
1) adj. inclined to keep ones thoughts, feelings, and persona…
hospice
1) n. shelter or lodging as for travelers one maintained by a…
impetus
1) n. and impelling force; an impulse... 2) n. a force or energy…
14 terms
AP Language & Composition: Unit 3
Pedestrian (adj.)
Bona Fide (adj.)
Adventitious (adj.)
Fecund (adj.)
Ordinary or dull
In good faith
Accidental; nonessential.
Fertile; productive.
Pedestrian (adj.)
Ordinary or dull
Bona Fide (adj.)
In good faith
37 terms
Unit 3 AP Language and Composition
ad hominem
ad populum (bandwagon appeal)
appeal to false authority
argument
Latin for "against the man," this fallacy refers to the speci…
This fallacy occurs when evidence boils down to "everybody's…
This fallacy occurs when someone who has no expertise to spea…
A process of reasoned inquiry; a persuasive discourse resulti…
ad hominem
Latin for "against the man," this fallacy refers to the speci…
ad populum (bandwagon appeal)
This fallacy occurs when evidence boils down to "everybody's…
15 terms
AP Language and Composition Vocabulary Unit 3
abstemious
animate
banal
candid
adjective... synonym: temperate... not self-indulgent, especially w…
verb... synonym: living... bring to life
adjective... synonym: common... lacking originality as to be obviou…
adjective... synonym: blunt... truth and straightforward; frank
abstemious
adjective... synonym: temperate... not self-indulgent, especially w…
animate
verb... synonym: living... bring to life
20 terms
AP Language and Composition Unit 3 Vocab
schism
plethora
pragmatic
therapeutic
a split or division
a ton of something
to deal with something practically
to be healing of a disease
schism
a split or division
plethora
a ton of something
158 terms
AP Language and Composition: Unit 3 Vocabulary
Ancillary
Bowdlerize
Condescend
Cozen
Adjective... Subordinate or supplementary
Verb... To remove material considered offensive (from a book, pl…
Verb... To come down or stoop voluntarily to a lower level; to d…
Verb... To trick; to cheat or swindle
Ancillary
Adjective... Subordinate or supplementary
Bowdlerize
Verb... To remove material considered offensive (from a book, pl…
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AP Language & Composition: Unit 3 Root Words
Crat, cracy
Cred
Cresc, cret, crease, cru
Cura
rule
believe
Rise, grow
Care
Crat, cracy
rule
Cred
believe
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AP English Language and Composition : Unit 3 Vocabulary
Abominate
Acculturation
Adventitious
Ascribe
(v.) to have an intense dislike or hatred for
(n.) the modification of the social patterns, traits, or stru…
(adj.) resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cau…
(v.) to assign or refer to (as a cause or source), attribute
Abominate
(v.) to have an intense dislike or hatred for
Acculturation
(n.) the modification of the social patterns, traits, or stru…
20 terms
AP Language & Composition: Unit 3 SAT Words
Abominate
Acculuration
Adventitious
Ascribe
(verb) To have an intense dislike or hatred for
(noun) The modification of social patterns, traits, or struct…
(adj) Resulting from chance, or accidental or non-essential
(verb) To assign, or refer to as a cause or source; To attrib…
Abominate
(verb) To have an intense dislike or hatred for
Acculuration
(noun) The modification of social patterns, traits, or struct…
52 terms
AP Language of Composition Unit 3 Vocabulary
Ad hominem(name calling)
Ad populum (bandwagon appeal)
Appeal to false authority
Argument
Latin for "to the man", this fallacy refers to the specific d…
This fallacy occurs when evidence boils down to "everybody's…
This fallacy occurs when someone who has no expertise to spea…
A process of reasoned inquiry; a persuasive discourse resulti…
Ad hominem(name calling)
Latin for "to the man", this fallacy refers to the specific d…
Ad populum (bandwagon appeal)
This fallacy occurs when evidence boils down to "everybody's…
35 terms
AP Language of Composition Unit 3 Vocabulary
Ad hominem(name calling)
Ad populum (bandwagon appeal)
Appeal to false authority
Argument
Latin for "to the man", this fallacy refers to the specific d…
This fallacy occurs when evidence boils down to "everybody's…
This fallacy occurs when someone who has no expertise to spea…
A process of reasoned inquiry; a persuasive discourse resulti…
Ad hominem(name calling)
Latin for "to the man", this fallacy refers to the specific d…
Ad populum (bandwagon appeal)
This fallacy occurs when evidence boils down to "everybody's…
22 terms
AP English Language and Composition Unit 3
asperity
atrophy
bombast
bumptious
harshness of tone or manner; harsh qualities or conditions; a…
(of body tissue or an organ) waste away, typically due to the…
high-sounding language with little meaning, used to impress p…
self-assertive or proud to an irritating degree
asperity
harshness of tone or manner; harsh qualities or conditions; a…
atrophy
(of body tissue or an organ) waste away, typically due to the…
20 terms
AP English Language and Composition: Vocabulary Unit 3
cavort
articulate
credence
decry
to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
to pronounce distinctly
belief, mental acceptance
to condemn, express strong disapproval; to officially depreci…
cavort
to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
articulate
to pronounce distinctly
12 terms
AP Language & Composition: Unit 3 Schemes and Tropes
Natural Word Order
Split Order
Juxtaposition
Anastrope
the subject comes before the verb
divides the predicate into two parts with the subject coming…
Placing two elements side by side to compare or contrast
inversion of natural word order used to draw attention
Natural Word Order
the subject comes before the verb
Split Order
divides the predicate into two parts with the subject coming…
20 terms
AP Language & Composition: Unit 3 SAT Words
Abominate
Acculuration
Adventitious
Ascribe
(verb) To have an intense dislike or hatred for
(noun) The modification of social patterns, traits, or struct…
(adj) Resulting from chance, or accidental or non-essential
(verb) To assign, or refer to as a cause or source; To attrib…
Abominate
(verb) To have an intense dislike or hatred for
Acculuration
(noun) The modification of social patterns, traits, or struct…
20 terms
Unit #3 Vocabulary (AP Language and Composition)
articulate
cavort
credence
decry
(v.) To pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to fi…
(v) to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry... Syno…
(n.) belief, mental acceptance... Synonyms: credit, trust, conf…
(v.) to condemn, express strong disapproval; to officially de…
articulate
(v.) To pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to fi…
cavort
(v) to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry... Syno…
20 terms
AP English Language and Composition: Vocabulary Unit 3
cavort
credence
decry
dissemble
to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
belief, mental acceptance
to condemn, express strong disapproval; to officially depreci…
to disguise or conceal, deliberately give a false impression
cavort
to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
credence
belief, mental acceptance
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AP Language of Composition Unit 3 Vocabulary
Ad hominem(name calling)
Ad populum (bandwagon appeal)
Appeal to false authority
Argument
Latin for "to the man", this fallacy refers to the specific d…
This fallacy occurs when evidence boils down to "everybody's…
This fallacy occurs when someone who has no expertise to spea…
A process of reasoned inquiry; a persuasive discourse resulti…
Ad hominem(name calling)
Latin for "to the man", this fallacy refers to the specific d…
Ad populum (bandwagon appeal)
This fallacy occurs when evidence boils down to "everybody's…
20 terms
AP Language/Composition Vocabulary Unit 3
ancillary
bowdlerize
condescend
cozen
(adj.) subordinate or supplementary
(v.) to censor; to remove offensive passages of a play, novel…
(v.) to come down or stoop voluntarily to a lower level; to d…
(v.) to trick; to cheat or swindle
ancillary
(adj.) subordinate or supplementary
bowdlerize
(v.) to censor; to remove offensive passages of a play, novel…
20 terms
AP Language & Composition Vocab Unit 3 Roots
acu
aster, astro, astr
card
clar
sharp
star
heart
clear
acu
sharp
aster, astro, astr
star
20 terms
AP Language & Composition: Unit 3 SAT Words
Abominate
Acculuration
Adventitious
Ascribe
(verb) To have an intense dislike or hatred for
(noun) The modification of social patterns, traits, or struct…
(adj) Resulting from chance, or accidental or non-essential
(verb) To assign, or refer to as a cause or source; To attrib…
Abominate
(verb) To have an intense dislike or hatred for
Acculuration
(noun) The modification of social patterns, traits, or struct…
20 terms
AP Language/Composition Vocabulary Unit 3
ancillary
bowdlerize
condescend
cozen
(adj.) subordinate or supplementary
(v.) to censor; to remove offensive passages of a play, novel…
(v.) to come down or stoop voluntarily to a lower level; to d…
(v.) to trick; to cheat or swindle
ancillary
(adj.) subordinate or supplementary
bowdlerize
(v.) to censor; to remove offensive passages of a play, novel…
30 terms
AP Language & Composition Vocab Unit 3
ablution
alacrity
appropriate
bacchanal
the act of cleansing
speed, readiness
acquire; to take possession of for one's own sake
noisy party with a lot of drinking
ablution
the act of cleansing
alacrity
speed, readiness
37 terms
AP Language and Composition Vocabulary Unit 3
adventitious
adventitious
fecund
fecund
accidental, nonessential
syn. incidental
syn. prolific
fertile, productive
adventitious
accidental, nonessential
adventitious
syn. incidental
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AP Language of Composition Unit 3 Vocabulary
Ad hominem(name calling)
Ad populum (bandwagon appeal)
Appeal to false authority
Argument
Latin for "to the man", this fallacy refers to the specific d…
This fallacy occurs when evidence boils down to "everybody's…
This fallacy occurs when someone who has no expertise to spea…
A process of reasoned inquiry; a persuasive discourse resulti…
Ad hominem(name calling)
Latin for "to the man", this fallacy refers to the specific d…
Ad populum (bandwagon appeal)
This fallacy occurs when evidence boils down to "everybody's…
28 terms
AP Language and Composition Vocabulary Unit 3
Amplification
Anadiplosis/conduplicatio
Anaphora
Epistrophe
adding detail to the original description
form of repetition that adds structure to your essay. Takes t…
deliberate repetition of the first part of a sentence in orde…
deliberate repetition of the last part of a sentence in order…
Amplification
adding detail to the original description
Anadiplosis/conduplicatio
form of repetition that adds structure to your essay. Takes t…
20 terms
AP Language and Composition Unit 3 Vocabulary
Abominate
Acculturation
Adventitious
Ascribe
abhor
adjust to a new culture
accidental
to assign to
Abominate
abhor
Acculturation
adjust to a new culture
20 terms
AP Language & Composition Unit 3 Vocabulary
Abominate
Acculturation
Adventitious
Ascribe
(v.) To have an intense dislike or hatred for something or so…
(n.) the modification of the social patterns, traits, or stru…
(adj.) resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cau…
(v.) to assign or refer to (as a cause or source), attribute
Abominate
(v.) To have an intense dislike or hatred for something or so…
Acculturation
(n.) the modification of the social patterns, traits, or stru…
20 terms
Unit 3 AP Language and Composition Vocab Words
CAVORT (V.)
CREDENCE (N.)
DECRY (V.)
DISSEMBLE (V.)
JUMP OR DANCE EXCITEDLY
BELIEF IN OR ACCEPTANCE OF SOMETHING AS TRUE
TO DEVALUE, EXPRESSING STRONG DISSAPROVAL
TO DISGUISE OR CONCEAL EMOTION
CAVORT (V.)
JUMP OR DANCE EXCITEDLY
CREDENCE (N.)
BELIEF IN OR ACCEPTANCE OF SOMETHING AS TRUE
20 terms
AP Language & Composition: Unit 3 SAT Words
Abominate
Acculuration
Adventitious
Ascribe
(verb) To have an intense dislike or hatred for
(noun) The modification of social patterns, traits, or struct…
(adj) Resulting from chance, or accidental or non-essential
(verb) To assign, or refer to as a cause or source; To attrib…
Abominate
(verb) To have an intense dislike or hatred for
Acculuration
(noun) The modification of social patterns, traits, or struct…
20 terms
AP English Language and Composition Unit 3 Vocabulary
Abominate
Acculturation
Adventitious
Ascribe
To have an intense dislike or hatred for
The modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
Resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cause or c…
To assign or refer to (as a cause or source), attribute
Abominate
To have an intense dislike or hatred for
Acculturation
The modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
20 terms
AP English Language and Composition Vocab Unit 3
abominate
acculturation
adventitious
ascribe
to have an intense dislike or hatred for
the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cause or c…
to assign or refer to (as a cause or source), attribute
abominate
to have an intense dislike or hatred for
acculturation
the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
51 terms
Ap Language and Composition Unit 3 Multiple Choice
Infirmity
Demireps
Gratuitous
Gratuitous
Physical or mental weakness
A woman whose chastity is considered doubtful
Given it done free of charge
Uncalled for; lacking good reason; unwarranted
Infirmity
Physical or mental weakness
Demireps
A woman whose chastity is considered doubtful
15 terms
AP Language and Composition: Greek and Latin Roots and Affixes- Unit 3
a, ab/s
hepa
infra
liber
from, away, off
liver
beneath, below
free
a, ab/s
from, away, off
hepa
liver
17 terms
AP Language and Composition: Set 3
Elegiac
Epigram
Ethos
Figurative language:
Mournful over what has passed or been lost; often used to des…
A brief witty statement.
A Greek term referring to the character of a person; one of A…
The use of tropes or figures of speech; going beyond literal…
Elegiac
Mournful over what has passed or been lost; often used to des…
Epigram
A brief witty statement.
17 terms
AP Language & Composition Unit 3 Test
hasty generalization
anaphora
circular reasoning
anthropomorphism
A fallacy in which a conclusion is drawn based on insufficien…
A rhetorical figure of repetition in which the same word or p…
a logical fallacy in which the reason and the conclusion are…
attributing human characteristics or behaviors to something n…
hasty generalization
A fallacy in which a conclusion is drawn based on insufficien…
anaphora
A rhetorical figure of repetition in which the same word or p…
20 terms
Unit #1 Vocabulary (AP Language and Composition)
acquisitive
arrogate
belabor
carping
(adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned…
(v.) to claim or take without right... synonyms: usurp, seize,…
(v.) to work on excessively; to thrash soundly... synonyms: ove…
(adj.) tending to find fault, especially in a petty, nasty, o…
acquisitive
(adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned…
arrogate
(v.) to claim or take without right... synonyms: usurp, seize,…
26 terms
AP Language/Composition 1st Semester Final Unit 3 Vocabulary
claims of fact
claims of value
claims of policy
red herring fallacy
assert that something is true or not true
argues that something is good or bad, right or wrong, desirab…
proposing a change, what should happen
occurs when a speaker skips to a new and irrelevant topic in…
claims of fact
assert that something is true or not true
claims of value
argues that something is good or bad, right or wrong, desirab…
44 terms
English 3 AP Language & Composition Spelling/Vocabulary Unit 3
distraught
credence
feckless
decry
(adj.) very much agitated or upset as a result of emotion or…
(n.) belief, mental acceptance... give __________ to the report
Lacking in spirit and strength; ineffective, weak; irresponsi…
(v.) to condemn, express strong disapproval; to officially de…
distraught
(adj.) very much agitated or upset as a result of emotion or…
credence
(n.) belief, mental acceptance... give __________ to the report
20 terms
Unit #4 Vocabulary (AP Language and Composition)
atrophy
bastion
concord
consummate
(n.) the wasting away of a body organ or tissue; any progress…
(n.) a fortified place, stronghold.... (synonyms) citadel, rampa…
(n.) a state of agreement, harmony, unanimity; a treaty, pact…
(v.) to bring to a state of completion or perfection; (adj.)…
atrophy
(n.) the wasting away of a body organ or tissue; any progress…
bastion
(n.) a fortified place, stronghold.... (synonyms) citadel, rampa…
38 terms
AP Language & Composition Chapter 3
ad hominem
ad populum
appeal to false authority
argument
A fallacy that refers to the specific diversionary tactic of…
Also known as the bandwagon appeal, this fallacy occurs when…
This fallacy occurs when someone who has no expertise to spea…
A process of reasoned inquiry; a persuasive discourse resulti…
ad hominem
A fallacy that refers to the specific diversionary tactic of…
ad populum
Also known as the bandwagon appeal, this fallacy occurs when…
20 terms
Unit #5 Vocabulary (AP Language and Composition)
acuity
delineate
depraved
enervate
(n.) sharpness (particularly of the mind or senses).... synonym…
(v.) to portray, sketch, or describe in accurate and vivid de…
(adj.) marked by evil and corruption, devoid of moral princip…
(v.) to weaken or lessen the mental, moral, or physical vigor…
acuity
(n.) sharpness (particularly of the mind or senses).... synonym…
delineate
(v.) to portray, sketch, or describe in accurate and vivid de…
24 terms
AP English III- Unit 3 Language of Composition Terms (Messina)
Closed
Closed
Open
Counterargument
A thesis that is a statement of the main idea of the argument…
What kind of thesis is usually written for a shorter essay, o…
Does not list all the points the writer intends to cover in a…
What thesis statement usually qualified by "although" or "but"?
Closed
A thesis that is a statement of the main idea of the argument…
Closed
What kind of thesis is usually written for a shorter essay, o…
20 terms
Unit #2 Vocabulary (AP Language and Composition)
accost
animadversion
avid
brackish
(v.) to approach and speak to first; to confront in a challen…
(n.) a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval... Syn…
(adj.) desirous of something to the point of greed; intensely…
(adj.) having a salty taste and unpleasant to drink... Synonyms:…
accost
(v.) to approach and speak to first; to confront in a challen…
animadversion
(n.) a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval... Syn…
60 terms
AP Language and Composition 3
Expletive
Asyndeton
Polysyndeton
Understatement
noun, a profane or obscene expression usually of surprise or…
noun, the omission of conjunctions like "and" or "but" where…
noun, using several conjunctions in close succession, especia…
noun, a statement that is restrained in ironic contrast to wh…
Expletive
noun, a profane or obscene expression usually of surprise or…
Asyndeton
noun, the omission of conjunctions like "and" or "but" where…
60 terms
AP Language and Composition Vocabulary
Expletive
Asyndeton
Polysyndeton
Understatement
noun, a profane or obscene expression usually of surprise or…
noun, the omission of conjunctions like "and" or "but" where…
noun, using several conjunctions in close succession, especia…
noun, a statement that is restrained in ironic contrast to wh…
Expletive
noun, a profane or obscene expression usually of surprise or…
Asyndeton
noun, the omission of conjunctions like "and" or "but" where…
8 terms
AP Composition and Language Vocabulary #3
condescending
contemptuous
despotic
dictatorial
treating people as weak or inferious
feeling hatred; scornful
exercising absolute power; tyrannical
domineering; oppressively overbearing
condescending
treating people as weak or inferious
contemptuous
feeling hatred; scornful
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