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SAT Math & English - AVID
integer
prime numbers
Of 0, 1 & 2, which are prime?
percent
numbers without fractional or decimal parts (positive, negati…
a number which can only be divided by itself and 1
2
divide by 100 ( /100)
integer
numbers without fractional or decimal parts (positive, negati…
prime numbers
a number which can only be divided by itself and 1
8 terms
Unit 3 vocab English AVID
mis
mit
puls
pel
to send
to send
to drive or push
to drive or push
mis
to send
mit
to send
English Vocab Avid
avid
banal
bellicose
benign
showing great enthusiasm for or interest in:
devoid of freshness or originality; hackneyed; trite:
inclined or eager to fight; aggressively hostile; belligerent…
having a kindly disposition; gracious:
avid
showing great enthusiasm for or interest in:
banal
devoid of freshness or originality; hackneyed; trite:
AVID English Vocab
analyze
clarify
coherent
compare
to look and examine closely
to make a statement sounds less confusing
a statement that is logical and consistent
to look at the similarities and differences of something
analyze
to look and examine closely
clarify
to make a statement sounds less confusing
10 terms
English 5 avid - callous
avid
banal
bellicose
benign
(adj) desirous of something to the point of greed; intensely…
predictable; cliched; boring
Demonstrating aggression and willingness to fight.
Harmless
avid
(adj) desirous of something to the point of greed; intensely…
banal
predictable; cliched; boring
AVID Vocabulary in English
Metaphor
figurative language
narration
simple sentences
comparing two things without using like or as
language that uses words or expressions with a meaning that i…
telling a story or describing what happens
a sentence having only one clause
Metaphor
comparing two things without using like or as
figurative language
language that uses words or expressions with a meaning that i…
10 terms
Avid English Prefixes
-a,an-
Acre,acid,acri
Aer,aero
Am,ami,amor
Not,without
Bitter,sour,sharp
Air,atmosphere,aviation
Love,like,liking
-a,an-
Not,without
Acre,acid,acri
Bitter,sour,sharp
Avid/English Vocab
Candor
Impeccable
Venerate
Altruistic
(N)Frankness;open honesty
(Adj) faultless
(V) revere, respect
(Adj) unselfishly generous; concerned for others
Candor
(N)Frankness;open honesty
Impeccable
(Adj) faultless
12 terms
AVID/ENGLISH 9-22
Disheveled
Profoundly
Benevolent
Imminent
Person's hair, clothes, or appearance being untidy
Very great or intense
Well meaning and kindly
About to happen
Disheveled
Person's hair, clothes, or appearance being untidy
Profoundly
Very great or intense
20 terms
AVID English Vocabulary Feb 8th
Solar
Solarium
Solstice
Heliotherapy
Of or pertaining to the sun; proceeding from the sun; operati…
A glass-enclosed room that is exposed to the sun's rays
Either of two times a year when the sun is farthest from the…
Treatment of disease by exposure to sunlight
Solar
Of or pertaining to the sun; proceeding from the sun; operati…
Solarium
A glass-enclosed room that is exposed to the sun's rays
10 terms
Avid. English 10 Vocabulary unit 10
Autonomy
Bureaucratic
Mandate
Ostracize
Independence; self-government
Insisting on strict rules and routine; often to the point on…
A group's expressed wishes; a clear signal to act; vote of co…
To expel of exclude from a group
Autonomy
Independence; self-government
Bureaucratic
Insisting on strict rules and routine; often to the point on…
english 11 lesson 5 avid fans
anxious
apathetic
ardent
avid
s
a
s
s
anxious
s
apathetic
a
31 terms
AVID 2.0 hardee
affable
conflagration
rancor
parsimony
friendly
an extensive fire
bitterness, resentfulness
extreme unwillingness to spend money
affable
friendly
conflagration
an extensive fire
AVID ENG 9 #1
apprehensive
verbose
tedious
scrutinize
anxious or fearful that something bad or unpleasant will happen
using or expressed in more words than are needed
too long, slow, dull
examine or inspect closely and throughly
apprehensive
anxious or fearful that something bad or unpleasant will happen
verbose
using or expressed in more words than are needed
AVID Vocab Unit 11
Accord
Autopilot
Execute
Period
v. to go together... Sentence- we accorded to the dance last nig…
n. a navigational device that automatically keeps ships or pl…
v. carry out the legalities of... Sentence- "you must execute a…
n. the interval taken to complete one cycle of a regularly re…
Accord
v. to go together... Sentence- we accorded to the dance last nig…
Autopilot
n. a navigational device that automatically keeps ships or pl…
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Avid vocab
Idealize
Impartial
Imperious
Inherent
To consider perfect
Not in favor of one side or the other; unbiased
Arrogantly domineering or overbearing
Inborn; built-in
Idealize
To consider perfect
Impartial
Not in favor of one side or the other; unbiased
10 terms
AVID SAT Vocab List #2
lavish
lucid
meticulous
mitigate
large, impressive, or expensive
clear and easy to understand
very careful about small details
to make a situation less unpleasant, harmful, or serious
lavish
large, impressive, or expensive
lucid
clear and easy to understand
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Avid
Aloof
Depravity
Haughtiness
Pragmatic
Distant physically or emotionally; reserved; indifferent
extreme corruption; wickedness
arrogance; pride
practical, as opposed to idealistic
Aloof
Distant physically or emotionally; reserved; indifferent
Depravity
extreme corruption; wickedness
16 terms
Avid
Candor
Fastidious
Impeccable
Venerate
Honesty; frankness
Hard to please; paying attention to detail
Flawless
(v.) to regard with reverence, look up to with great respect
Candor
Honesty; frankness
Fastidious
Hard to please; paying attention to detail
12 terms
English 1 Vocabulary Unit 1
Phototropic
Phosphorescent
Photogenic
Lucid
Tending to grow or move towards light
Giving off light without heat
Attractive in pictures or photographs
Easy to understand; clear
Phototropic
Tending to grow or move towards light
Phosphorescent
Giving off light without heat
21 terms
AVID Vocab Week 2
community college
competency
CORE
counselor
A two-year institution of higher education. Courses and credi…
In "competency-based" courses or instructional programs, stud…
General education courses that students can take to transfer…
A member of the college faculty who has special training in g…
community college
A two-year institution of higher education. Courses and credi…
competency
In "competency-based" courses or instructional programs, stud…
10 terms
Vocabulary Unit 2 AVID/Freshmen
form
tract
duct
ver
to shape
to pull
to lead
to turn
form
to shape
tract
to pull
16 terms
English 1 Unit 2 Roots & Vocab
VOC/VOK
NUNC/NOUNC
DIC/DICT
FA
Latin for "to call"
Latin for "to announce"
Latin for "to say, to tell"
Latin for "to speak"
VOC/VOK
Latin for "to call"
NUNC/NOUNC
Latin for "to announce"
128 terms
SAT English (Vocabulary)
abject (adj.)
aberration (n.)
abscond (v.)
accede (v.)
contemptible or hated kind
abnormal, opposite of norm
run away or escape
to yield another to agree
abject (adj.)
contemptible or hated kind
aberration (n.)
abnormal, opposite of norm
10 terms
English 2 Lesson 11
gadfly
grandiloquent
arduous
humility
n. an irritating and persistent person.
adj. pompous or high-flown speech.
adj. difficult; requiring much effort.
n. absence of vanity; humbleness.
gadfly
n. an irritating and persistent person.
grandiloquent
adj. pompous or high-flown speech.
Avid: 3 levels of questions
Level 1 question
Level 2 question
Level 3 question
Level 1 signal word
The answer can be found in the text (either directly or indir…
The answer can be inferred from the text. Usually not exactly…
Answer goes beyond the text. This type of question is abstrac…
Define- to set forth the meaning of
Level 1 question
The answer can be found in the text (either directly or indir…
Level 2 question
The answer can be inferred from the text. Usually not exactly…
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AVID List of Tone/Attitude Words
apologetic
appreciative
concerned
critical
sorry
grateful; thankful
worried or interested
finding fault
apologetic
sorry
appreciative
grateful; thankful
10 terms
English II Set 03 Pictures
Avarice
avid
bacchanalian
balk
Avarice
avid
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avid vocabs
abject
aberration
beguile
blandishment
mean or coward
irregular or odd
to charm or seduce
a convincing statement
abject
mean or coward
aberration
irregular or odd
AVID Final
Ego
Grat -
Inter -
Nov -
the "I" or self of any person; a person as thinking, feeling,…
pleasing
between, among, and jointly
new
Ego
the "I" or self of any person; a person as thinking, feeling,…
Grat -
pleasing
70 terms
College vocabulary-Avid period2
Junior College
Graduate
Master's degrees
Admissions
​ A​​ ​college​ ​offering​ ​courses​ ​for​ ​two​ ​years​ ​bey…
​Successfully​ ​complete​ ​an​ ​academic​ ​degree,​ ​course​…
A higher level of education, obtained from a college or unive…
The process or fact of entering or being allowed to enter a p…
Junior College
​ A​​ ​college​ ​offering​ ​courses​ ​for​ ​two​ ​years​ ​bey…
Graduate
​Successfully​ ​complete​ ​an​ ​academic​ ​degree,​ ​course​…
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Avid Terminology List threeee
abasement
billowing
cower
enhance
humiliation or degradation
fill with air and swell outward or a smoke cloud
crouch in fear
intensify
abasement
humiliation or degradation
billowing
fill with air and swell outward or a smoke cloud
195 terms
English 12 Provincial Exam
Alliteration
Allusion
Audience
Dramatic Form
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
A reference to another work of literature, person, or event
One's listener or readership; those to whom a speech or piece…
Various literary forms that are related and include dramatic…
Alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
Allusion
A reference to another work of literature, person, or event
10 terms
Love English I Honors LIST 5
avid
banal
bellicose
benign
eager, enthusiastic, passionate... Antonym: averse
trite, hackneyed, overused... Antonym: original, innovative
quarrelsome, warlike, aggressive... antonym: affable, passive
friendly, harmless... Antonym: malignant, harmful
avid
eager, enthusiastic, passionate... Antonym: averse
banal
trite, hackneyed, overused... Antonym: original, innovative
14 terms
Parts of a Paragraph and Paragraph writing
Topic sentence
Coherence
Claim
Unity
The first sentence (of a paragraph) that tells the topic, or…
Holding or placing together similar ideas; making sense of th…
A statement or assertion one is proving, that is open to chal…
One main idea/claim; all sentences work together to explain/s…
Topic sentence
The first sentence (of a paragraph) that tells the topic, or…
Coherence
Holding or placing together similar ideas; making sense of th…
85 terms
Chorniak English 12 vocab
sychophant
pernicious
ubiquitous
non sequitur
someone who uses flattery to try to get what he/she wants fro…
intending to cause harm
appearing everywhere
a statement that does not logically follow a conversation's f…
sychophant
someone who uses flattery to try to get what he/she wants fro…
pernicious
intending to cause harm
5 terms
Avid
What is GPA?
Why is your GPA important for college?
How many years of English do you need…
Why is getting involved in activities…
Grade Point Average
The higher your GPA, the more colleges will accept you!
4 years
Colleges check your community service hours
What is GPA?
Grade Point Average
Why is your GPA important for college?
The higher your GPA, the more colleges will accept you!
AVID 10 A #2
Cower
Capacious
Fathom
Truculent
To cringe infear, to shrink away... He refuesed to cower in fron…
Roomy, able to hold much... We need to find a capacious venue
To understand fully, to penetrate the meaning ... I always try t…
Inclined toward conflict, eager to fight ... A- my truculent gir…
Cower
To cringe infear, to shrink away... He refuesed to cower in fron…
Capacious
Roomy, able to hold much... We need to find a capacious venue
12 terms
AVID Week 5
Syllubus
Term
Sophomore
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign La…
An outline plan for a particular class, including textbook re…
A unit of time that can refer to either a quarter or a semest…
A student in the second year of a typical four-year baccalaur…
A standardized test which assesses the English language abili…
Syllubus
An outline plan for a particular class, including textbook re…
Term
A unit of time that can refer to either a quarter or a semest…
13 terms
Ext Day English 3
compel
infer
impulse
expel
force, strongly persuade
deduce
sudden, involuntary urge to do something
to send out or away
compel
force, strongly persuade
infer
deduce
30 terms
AVID Quizlet Game
GPA
Transcript
Common Application
Certificate
Grade Point Average
What do colleges look at to determine your academic achieveme…
What do you have to submit for admission to college?
Document attesting to the fact that a person completed/gradua…
GPA
Grade Point Average
Transcript
What do colleges look at to determine your academic achieveme…
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English 10 Lesson 3
avarice
avid
bacchanalian
balk
noun-excessive greed; desire for wealth
adj-eager, extremely interested
adj-wild drunkenness
verb-to stop short and refuse to continue; to obstruct
avarice
noun-excessive greed; desire for wealth
avid
adj-eager, extremely interested
Gruehn English 11 Vocab Set #3
Accost
Animadversion
Avid
Brackish
(v) To approach and speak to first; to confront in a challeng…
(n) a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
(adj) desirous of something to the point of greed; intensely…
(adj) having a salty taste and unpleasant to drink
Accost
(v) To approach and speak to first; to confront in a challeng…
Animadversion
(n) a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
English II Regular Midterm 2016
verb
noun
adjective
adverb
action or state of being
person, place, thing or idea
describes a noun or pronoun
describes a verb, adjective or adverb
verb
action or state of being
noun
person, place, thing or idea
English II Honors Midterm 2016 Terms
parallelism
anaphora
epistrophe
archetype
The repetition of similar grammatical or syntactical patterns.
Repetition of a word or words at the beginning of two or more…
the repetition of a word at the end of successive clauses or…
A prototype or original model used over and over in the arts
parallelism
The repetition of similar grammatical or syntactical patterns.
anaphora
Repetition of a word or words at the beginning of two or more…
Colony test in AVID :-/
what a charter is?
who led the first expedition for Ralei…
where Roanoke island is?
who was in charge after the first plan…
grant or permission to colonize.
Phillip Amadas and Arthur Barlow.
Off the coast of North Carolina.
Governor John White.They went Chesapeake bay area.
what a charter is?
grant or permission to colonize.
who led the first expedition for Ralei…
Phillip Amadas and Arthur Barlow.
Sheena Patel English Vocab Q1
banal
coherent
congeal
emulate
...
banal
...
coherent
61 terms
AVID fall semester exam
dream school
good chance school
safety school
what are the two biggest consideration…
a school you would like to attend but u know its a long shot
a school that seems a good fit for your qualifications
a school you will definitely get into
GPA over 3.5/4 yrs and SAT/ACT score
dream school
a school you would like to attend but u know its a long shot
good chance school
a school that seems a good fit for your qualifications
10 terms
English II Set 03 Definitions
Avarice
avid
bacchanalian
balk
excessive greed; desire for wealth
eager;extremely interested
wild drunkenness
to stop short and refuse to continue; to obstruct
Avarice
excessive greed; desire for wealth
avid
eager;extremely interested
116 terms
AVID Glossary and Edutopia
Muse
Meticulous
Urbane
Sagacity
To think a lot about something or think hard; to be absorbed…
Someone who is very picky and a perfectionist; careful and pr…
A civilized person; courteous
Being wise while making decisions; good judgement
Muse
To think a lot about something or think hard; to be absorbed…
Meticulous
Someone who is very picky and a perfectionist; careful and pr…
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