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15 terms
Aplang 2
Allegory
Allusion
Analogy
Genre
The device of using character and or story elements symbolica…
A direct or indirect reference to something that is commonly…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
A major literary category into which a literary work fits. Th…
Allegory
The device of using character and or story elements symbolica…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something that is commonly…
25 terms
APLang 2
Acclaim
Acumen
Amity
Anecdote
Public praise and approval
Keen perception
Friendship
Brief and enjoyable story
Acclaim
Public praise and approval
Acumen
Keen perception
20 terms
Aplang 2
Affable
Affectation
Alacrity
Altruism
Adj. Good natured
N. Artificial behavior
N. Eager willingness
Adj. Selflessness
Affable
Adj. Good natured
Affectation
N. Artificial behavior
40 terms
APLANG 2
Meticulous
Misanthrope
Myopic
Machination
Extremely careful, fastidous, painstaking
A person who hates human beings
Nearsightes, narrow-minded
Plot or scheme, plan
Meticulous
Extremely careful, fastidous, painstaking
Misanthrope
A person who hates human beings
20 terms
aplang #2
attest
attributes
discern
enigma
v; declare to be true
n; traits, characteristic
v; to distinguish, to see clearly
n; mystery, puzzle
attest
v; declare to be true
attributes
n; traits, characteristic
15 terms
aplang #2
acquiesce
ameliorate
esteem
eminent
to give in peacefully
to make something better, improve situation
high opinion which someone is held
highly respected and well known
acquiesce
to give in peacefully
ameliorate
to make something better, improve situation
20 terms
APLANG #2
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
Antimetabole
Repition of the same sound beginning several words or syllabl…
Brief reference to a person, event, or place (real or fictiti…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
Repetition of words in reverse order
Alliteration
Repition of the same sound beginning several words or syllabl…
Allusion
Brief reference to a person, event, or place (real or fictiti…
20 terms
aplang 2
vapid
amelicrate
zealous
unassuming
lacking loneliness or interest, dull
to improve
filled with or motivated about enthusiastic devotion
not showy or arrogant, modest
vapid
lacking loneliness or interest, dull
amelicrate
to improve
10 terms
APLang2
Abrasive
Bilk
Covert
Engender
Rough;coarse; harsh
To cheat; defraud
Hidden; undercover
To cause
Abrasive
Rough;coarse; harsh
Bilk
To cheat; defraud
15 terms
APLANG- Vocabulary #2- 2016
Frenetic
Gratuitous
Superfluous
Alleviate
wildly excited or active
given freely; unearned
extra; unnecessary
to ease a pain or burden
Frenetic
wildly excited or active
Gratuitous
given freely; unearned
20 terms
APLANG SET 2
Ephemeral
Esoteric
Expiate
Fiasco
Short-lived, fleeting
Understood by or intended for only a few; secret
(v.) to make amends, make up for; to avert
complete failure
Ephemeral
Short-lived, fleeting
Esoteric
Understood by or intended for only a few; secret
10 terms
APLang_Vocab 1-2
desecrate
temerity
ostentatiously
usurper
v. to treat a sacred place or thing with violent disrespect;…
n. excessive confidence or boldness
adj. done in a way that calls undue attention
n. someone who wrongfully takes someone else's place
desecrate
v. to treat a sacred place or thing with violent disrespect;…
temerity
n. excessive confidence or boldness
40 terms
APLANG VOCAB 2
pugnacious
brash
scoff
belittle
quick to argue
self-assertive in an overbearing way; cocky
speak in a mocking way
make something seem unimportant
pugnacious
quick to argue
brash
self-assertive in an overbearing way; cocky
10 terms
APLANG: Vocabulary 2
Admonish
Akimbo
Lassitude
Muse
To caution, advice, or counselor against something
With hands on hips and elbows bent outward
Weariness of body or mind from strain, oppressive climate, et…
Do you think or meditate in silence, as some subject
Admonish
To caution, advice, or counselor against something
Akimbo
With hands on hips and elbows bent outward
23 terms
APLANG Vocab List #2
Ad hominem
Ad populum
Allegory
Allusion
(latin for "against the man") this fallacy refers to the spec…
(bandwagon appeal) this fallacy occurs when evidence boils do…
A story or poem in which the characters, settings, and events…
Breif reference to a person, event, or place (real or fictici…
Ad hominem
(latin for "against the man") this fallacy refers to the spec…
Ad populum
(bandwagon appeal) this fallacy occurs when evidence boils do…
10 terms
APLang Vocab List 2
admonish
akimbo
lassitude
licentious
to advise against something
with hand on hip and elbow bent outward
weariness of body or mind from strain
unrestrained by general morality
admonish
to advise against something
akimbo
with hand on hip and elbow bent outward
10 terms
APLANG VOCAB GROUP 2
apathetic
chronicler
dirge
felicitous
indifferent, uniteresetd
person who records historical info
mournful song
apt
apathetic
indifferent, uniteresetd
chronicler
person who records historical info
12 terms
APLANG Vocabulary 2
lament*
nostalgia*
reticence*
prodigal*
crying
reminisce
reserved; silent
extravagant; generous
lament*
crying
nostalgia*
reminisce
10 terms
APLANG VOC 2
Empirical
Connotation
Denotation
Logical Fallacy
Based on, concerned with, or verifiable by observation or exp…
An idea or feeling that a word invokes in addition to its lit…
The literal or primary meaning of a word.
Common errors in a reasoning that undermine the validity of a…
Empirical
Based on, concerned with, or verifiable by observation or exp…
Connotation
An idea or feeling that a word invokes in addition to its lit…
20 terms
APLANG VOCAB #2
wastrel
waylay
wheedle
wily
noun. someone who dissipates resources indulgently
verb. stopping someone by using either violence or some other…
verb. to sweet talk someone to get something in return
adj. marked by skill in deception
wastrel
noun. someone who dissipates resources indulgently
waylay
verb. stopping someone by using either violence or some other…
20 terms
APLANG Vocab 2
accost
animadversion
avid
brackish
(v) to approach, especially with a greeting, question, or rem…
(n) criticism or censure.
(adj) very keen; enthusiastic.
(adj) distasteful; unpleasant.
accost
(v) to approach, especially with a greeting, question, or rem…
animadversion
(n) criticism or censure.
20 terms
Vocab #2 APLANG
Circumspect
Abstract
Succinct
Defunct
cautious; heedful of situations and potential consequences
difficult to understand; impersonal; theoretical
brief and to the point; concise and terse
dead or inactive; having ceased to exist
Circumspect
cautious; heedful of situations and potential consequences
Abstract
difficult to understand; impersonal; theoretical
15 terms
APLANG Vocab 2
Diction
Didactic
Ellipsis
Induction
Word Choice, particularly as an element of style
Term used to describe fiction, nonfiction, or poetry that tea…
The deliberate omission of a word from prose done for effect…
The process of reasoning from premises that constitute good,…
Diction
Word Choice, particularly as an element of style
Didactic
Term used to describe fiction, nonfiction, or poetry that tea…
16 terms
APLANG vocab: list 2
confound
confound
curate
ethereal
to surprise and confuse (someone or something)
to prove (someone or something) wrong
a member of the clergy in certain churches (such as the Angli…
in heaven; seeming to belong to another world; very delicate
confound
to surprise and confuse (someone or something)
confound
to prove (someone or something) wrong
40 terms
aplang vocab 2
abject
aesthetic
alacrity
auspicious
adj, abjection n... cast down, spiritless... with all hope gone, th…
adj... sensitive to beauty... it would take an aesthetic person to…
n, alacritous adj... a cheerful briskness... when john was in a goo…
adj, auspiciousness n... lucky, favorable , promising... the sunny…
abject
adj, abjection n... cast down, spiritless... with all hope gone, th…
aesthetic
adj... sensitive to beauty... it would take an aesthetic person to…
APLANG vocab list 2
Charlatan
Disseminate
Illict
Precipitate
A person who pretends to have expert knowledge or skill that…
To scatter far and wide; spread out
Not allowed by law, custom, or rule
To cause to happen before expected
Charlatan
A person who pretends to have expert knowledge or skill that…
Disseminate
To scatter far and wide; spread out
15 terms
aplang vocab 2
abeyance
amorphous
balm
callow
n; remission; temporary inactivity, or suspension
adj; shapeless; lacking definite form
n; salve, any various oils, fragrant substance
adj; naive; immature or inexperienced
abeyance
n; remission; temporary inactivity, or suspension
amorphous
adj; shapeless; lacking definite form
30 terms
APLang Vocab. 2
Allay
Capacious
Didactic
Diurnal
: to make (something) less severe or strong... : to subdue or re…
: able to hold or contain a lot : large in capacity... that car…
: designed or intended to teach ... : intended to convey instruc…
Adj... : active mainly during the day... : happening every day... Th…
Allay
: to make (something) less severe or strong... : to subdue or re…
Capacious
: able to hold or contain a lot : large in capacity... that car…
10 terms
APLANG SEM 2:2
Metaphor
Mood
Narration
Oxymoron
A figurative image that implies the similarity between things…
The pervading impression made on the feelings of the reader.…
An account of events as they happen. A narrative organizes ma…
From the Greek for "pointedly foolish," an oxymoron is a figu…
Metaphor
A figurative image that implies the similarity between things…
Mood
The pervading impression made on the feelings of the reader.…
10 terms
Aplang Vocab 2
apostrophe
atmosphere
clause
colloquial/colloquialism
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
The emotional mood created by the entirety of a literary work…
A grammatical unit that contains both a subject and a verb. A…
The use of slang or informalities in speech or writing. Not g…
apostrophe
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
atmosphere
The emotional mood created by the entirety of a literary work…
10 terms
APLANG Week 2 Vocab
Castigate/Castigation
Chicanery
Depraved/Depravity
Discursive/Discursiveness
Severely criticize
Trickery
Incorrigibly evil
Rambling
Castigate/Castigation
Severely criticize
Chicanery
Trickery
15 terms
APLANG VOCAB #2
Spurious
Ostensibly
Querulous
Somnolent
Based on a false idea of bad reasoning
Apparent but perhaps not actually
Complaining in a whiny matter; always complaining habitually
Being sleepy or drowsy or induced sleep
Spurious
Based on a false idea of bad reasoning
Ostensibly
Apparent but perhaps not actually
20 terms
APLANG SET 2
Ephemeral
Esoteric
Expiate
Fiasco
Short-lived, fleeting
Understood by or intended for only a few; secret
(v.) to make amends, make up for; to avert
complete failure
Ephemeral
Short-lived, fleeting
Esoteric
Understood by or intended for only a few; secret
36 terms
APLang Ch 2
ethos
logos
pathos
non sequitur
-argument by character ... -refers to the trustworthiness or cre…
-argument by logic... -the internal consistency of the message
-argument by emotion... -often associated with emotional appeal
logical fallacy... -all deductive, logical fallacies are these... -…
ethos
-argument by character ... -refers to the trustworthiness or cre…
logos
-argument by logic... -the internal consistency of the message
10 terms
APLANG SEM 2:3
Rhetoric
Rhetorical modes
Simile
Slanting
The art of using persuasive language
This flexible term describes the variety, the conventions, an…
A figure of speech which, like the metaphor, implies a simila…
The characteristic of selecting facts, words, or emphasis to…
Rhetoric
The art of using persuasive language
Rhetorical modes
This flexible term describes the variety, the conventions, an…
25 terms
SAT2 APLANG
Abet
Accost
Allay
Apocryphal
to aid, act as accomplice
to approach and speak to someone
to lessen, ease, or soothe
not genuine; fictional
Abet
to aid, act as accomplice
Accost
to approach and speak to someone
30 terms
vocab 1 and 2 aplang
bestial
effete
shard
bland
(adj) savage, brutal, ... syn: cruel ant: humane,
(adj) worn out, barren... syn: exausted, spent,sterile
(n) a fragment
(adj0 mild, tasteless, dull ... syn: smooth, agreeable... ant: exci…
bestial
(adj) savage, brutal, ... syn: cruel ant: humane,
effete
(adj) worn out, barren... syn: exausted, spent,sterile
36 terms
APLang Ch 2
ethos
logos
pathos
non sequitur
-argument by character ... -refers to the trustworthiness or cre…
-argument by logic... -the internal consistency of the message
-argument by emotion... -often associated with emotional appeal
logical fallacy... -all deductive, logical fallacies are these... -…
ethos
-argument by character ... -refers to the trustworthiness or cre…
logos
-argument by logic... -the internal consistency of the message
15 terms
Junior Vocabulary APLANG #2
Accost
Avid
Brackish
Celerity
(V) 1. To confront boldly; 2. To approach, especially with a…
(adj) 1. Showing great enthusiasm for or interest in; 2. Extr…
(adj) 1. Having a slightly salty or briny flavor; 2. Distaste…
(n) swiftness; speed
Accost
(V) 1. To confront boldly; 2. To approach, especially with a…
Avid
(adj) 1. Showing great enthusiasm for or interest in; 2. Extr…
11 terms
APLANG SEM 2:5
Example
Generalization
Logical Fallacy
Objective Writing and Subjective Writing
an instance that is representative of an idea or claim or tha…
a statement that asserts some broad truth based upon a knowle…
errors in reasoning used by speakers or writers, sometimes in…
Two different attitudes toward description. In objective writ…
Example
an instance that is representative of an idea or claim or tha…
Generalization
a statement that asserts some broad truth based upon a knowle…
10 terms
APLANG vocab #2 - Cannon
Attenuate
Beatific
Contrite
Efficacy
To make thin or slender; to weaken or lessen in force, intens…
Blissful; rendering or making blessed (Adj)
Regretful for some misdeed or sin; plagued by a sense of guil…
The power to produce a desired result (Noun)
Attenuate
To make thin or slender; to weaken or lessen in force, intens…
Beatific
Blissful; rendering or making blessed (Adj)
36 terms
APLang Ch 2
ethos
logos
pathos
non sequitur
-argument by character ... -refers to the trustworthiness or cre…
-argument by logic... -the internal consistency of the message
-argument by emotion... -often associated with emotional appeal
logical fallacy... -all deductive, logical fallacies are these... -…
ethos
-argument by character ... -refers to the trustworthiness or cre…
logos
-argument by logic... -the internal consistency of the message
36 terms
APLang Ch 2
ethos
logos
pathos
non sequitur
-argument by character ... -refers to the trustworthiness or cre…
-argument by logic... -the internal consistency of the message
-argument by emotion... -often associated with emotional appeal
logical fallacy... -all deductive, logical fallacies are these... -…
ethos
-argument by character ... -refers to the trustworthiness or cre…
logos
-argument by logic... -the internal consistency of the message
25 terms
APLang - Roots Week #2
cern, cert, cret, crim
chrom, chromat
chron
cid, cide
to separate, to distinguish
color
time
to kill
cern, cert, cret, crim
to separate, to distinguish
chrom, chromat
color
10 terms
APLANG SEM 2:4
Appeal To Pathos
Begging The Question
Causal Relationship
Colloquialism
appeal to emotion
the situation that results when a writer or speaker construct…
the relationship expressing, "If X is the cause, then Y is th…
a word or expression acceptable in informal usage but inappro…
Appeal To Pathos
appeal to emotion
Begging The Question
the situation that results when a writer or speaker construct…
10 terms
APLANG SEM 2:1
Allusion
Argumentation
Coherence
Description
A reference to some famous literary work, historical figure,…
Argumentation is the writer's attempt to convince his reader…
The principle of clarity and logical adherence to a topic tha…
A rhetorical mode used to develop an essay whose primary aim…
Allusion
A reference to some famous literary work, historical figure,…
Argumentation
Argumentation is the writer's attempt to convince his reader…
21 terms
APLang - Chapter 2
Diction
Syntax
Tone
Mood
A speaker's choice of words. Analysis of diction looks at the…
The arrangement of words into phrases, clauses, and sentences…
A speaker's attitude toward the subject conveyed by the speak…
The feeling or atmosphere created by a text
Diction
A speaker's choice of words. Analysis of diction looks at the…
Syntax
The arrangement of words into phrases, clauses, and sentences…
25 terms
APLang Vocab Set 2
equivocate
fortuitous
propensity
solace
The prosecutor hoped he could equivocate enough to trick the…
Mark proved to be fortuitous by selecting all six winning lot…
My mother has a propensity to drink when she gets anxious
many troubled people find solace in religion
equivocate
The prosecutor hoped he could equivocate enough to trick the…
fortuitous
Mark proved to be fortuitous by selecting all six winning lot…
20 terms
APLANG CH2 TERMS
alliteration
allusion
anaphora
antimetabole
Repetition of the same sound beginning several words of sylla…
Brief reference to a person, place, event, or to a work of ar…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
Repetition of words in reverse order. ... *"Eat to live, not li…
alliteration
Repetition of the same sound beginning several words of sylla…
allusion
Brief reference to a person, place, event, or to a work of ar…
21 terms
APlang Vocab Week 2
anaphora
antithesis
assonance
chiasmus
regular repetition of the same words or phrases at the beginn…
juxtaposition of sharply contrasting ideas in balanced or par…
repetition of identical or similar vowel sounds, usually in s…
figure of speech and generally a syntactical structure wherei…
anaphora
regular repetition of the same words or phrases at the beginn…
antithesis
juxtaposition of sharply contrasting ideas in balanced or par…
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