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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
10 terms
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:
26 terms
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
29 terms
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
Vocabulary for AVID and English 1
Content
Argument
Cite
Evidence
The topic, issue, or information provided by the writer
I claim that is made about a debatable issue, using evidence…
To integrate a source into your writing, especially one that…
Numerical data, text, observation, interviews, etc., used to…
Content
The topic, issue, or information provided by the writer
Argument
I claim that is made about a debatable issue, using evidence…
117 terms
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
vocab list 13 - avid &english
dei
dem
dent
derm
god , deity
people , democracy
tooth , denture
skin , dermatology
dei
god , deity
dem
people , democracy
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…
16 terms
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
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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…
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
10 terms
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
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
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
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
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
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"
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
English II Lesson Three Pictures
Avarice
avid
bacchanalian
balk
Avarice
avid
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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
15 terms
English 10 Vocabulary 3/Ouren
avarice
avid
bacchanalian
balk
noun; excessive greed; desire for wealth
adjective; eager; extremely interested
adjective; wild drunkedness
verb; to stop short and refuse to continue; to obstruct
avarice
noun; excessive greed; desire for wealth
avid
adjective; eager; extremely interested
32 terms
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
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
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
20 terms
English Set 10
Legend
Hero
Natural Phenomenon
Nymph
a narrative handed down from the past, containing historical…
an inspiring character who demonstrates honor and integrity a…
something that occurs in nature - plants growing, weather
a mythological spirit of nature imagined as a beautiful maide…
Legend
a narrative handed down from the past, containing historical…
Hero
an inspiring character who demonstrates honor and integrity a…
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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
10 terms
English 11 - Ch. 29 Vocabulary
avid
dwindle
esteem
evoke
devoted
to decrease
appreciation
to bring out
avid
devoted
dwindle
to decrease
20 terms
English Set 11
Machinations
Libations
Importune
Vehement
plots or schemes
wine or other liquids poured upon the ground as a sacrifice o…
beg persistently and urgently
intense, forceful, powerful
Machinations
plots or schemes
Libations
wine or other liquids poured upon the ground as a sacrifice o…
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
11 terms
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
18 terms
Sheena Patel English Vocab Q1
banal
coherent
congeal
emulate
...
banal
...
coherent
English 8. The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Vocabulary
austere
coquetry
countenance
eminently
strict
the act of flirting
A person's face or facial expression
prominently or being noteworthy
austere
strict
coquetry
the act of flirting
12 terms
English II- Week 6 Vocabulary
avid
brandish
decipher
disciple
- adj. having or showing keen interest in something
- v. to shake or wave a weapon
- v. to figure out the meaning of something
- n. a pupil or adherent to the doctrines of another; follower
avid
- adj. having or showing keen interest in something
brandish
- v. to shake or wave a weapon
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Unit 2 English 4
accost
animadversion
avid
brackish
to approach and speak to first; to confront in a a challengin…
a comment indicating strong criticism or dispproval
desirous of something to the point of greed; intensely eager
having a salty taste and unpleasant to drink
accost
to approach and speak to first; to confront in a a challengin…
animadversion
a comment indicating strong criticism or dispproval
16 terms
Avid Word 3
exacerbate
exacting
exalt
exorbitant
to make worse or more severe
greatly demanding, requiring close attention
to raise high, to glorify
extravagant, exceeding what is usual
exacerbate
to make worse or more severe
exacting
greatly demanding, requiring close attention
January 30th SAT/ACT Vocabulary Words
aesthetics
anonymous
camaraderie
clairvoyant
pertaining to beauty
nameless, unknown
trust among friends,
one who is able to see the future
aesthetics
pertaining to beauty
anonymous
nameless, unknown
25 terms
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…
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
10 terms
Weekly Vocabulary Words
Pacify
Pacifist
Pact
Appease
to bring peace; to quiet or calm
A person against war and violence
an agreement
to satisfy or give in to another's demands
Pacify
to bring peace; to quiet or calm
Pacifist
A person against war and violence
10 terms
English 10 Vocabulary 3
avarice
avid
bacchanalian
balk
noun; excessive greed; desire for wealth
adjective; eager; extremely interested
adjective; wild drunkedness
verb; to stop short and refuse to continue; to obstruct
avarice
noun; excessive greed; desire for wealth
avid
adjective; eager; extremely interested
16 terms
English 12: Vocabulary List #1
Zen
avid
bias
coup
meditation as a key to understanding the universe
very eager; greedy; keenly desirous
prejudice; partiality; preference
an unexpected masterstroke; a brilliant strategy
Zen
meditation as a key to understanding the universe
avid
very eager; greedy; keenly desirous
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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