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12 terms
Borelli
Theocracy
Dynasty
Communism
Democracy
A government controlled by religious leaders
A set of rulers from the same family
A political system in where the government owns all property…
A government controlled by the citizens
Theocracy
A government controlled by religious leaders
Dynasty
A set of rulers from the same family
Borelli Lit Terms
diction
denotation
connotation
symbol
a writers choice of words to express an idea
the literal dictionary definition of a word
all the meanings, associations, or emotions that a word sugge…
a person, place, thing, or event that stands for itself and f…
diction
a writers choice of words to express an idea
denotation
the literal dictionary definition of a word
60 terms
Borelli Lit Terms For Finals
diction
denotation
connotation
symbol
a writers choice of words to express an idea
the literal dictionary definition of a word
all the meanings, associations, or emotions that a word sugge…
a person, place, thing, or event that stands for itself and f…
diction
a writers choice of words to express an idea
denotation
the literal dictionary definition of a word
30 terms
Odyssey Book 1 Vocab - Borelli
Muse
Plunder
Hallowed
Lofty
The source of an artist's inspiration.
To rob or pillage; to loot ; take illegally.
Sanctified; consecrated.
Elevated in character; exalted.
Muse
The source of an artist's inspiration.
Plunder
To rob or pillage; to loot ; take illegally.
34 terms
Literary Terms - Borelli - 1
Point of View
First Person POV
Third Person Limited
Third Person Omniscent
The view point from which the writer has chosen to tell the s…
One of the characters tells the story (I)
The narrator focuses on thoughts and feelings of one of the c…
The narrator knows everything about the characters and variou…
Point of View
The view point from which the writer has chosen to tell the s…
First Person POV
One of the characters tells the story (I)
5 terms
Borelli CH.14
pensive
taut
manacles
infalliable
deep in thought
tight
handcuffs
incapable of error
pensive
deep in thought
taut
tight
9 terms
Borelli CH.17
scrutiny
acrimonious
devoid
tenet
close, careful examination
bitter and sharp in language or tone
completely lacking
an opinion, doctrine or principle held as being true by a per…
scrutiny
close, careful examination
acrimonious
bitter and sharp in language or tone
6 terms
Borelli CH.18
lavations
stealthy
mollified
brash
to refresh or soothe as if by washing
cautious and quiet in action
to calm
hasty and unthinking
lavations
to refresh or soothe as if by washing
stealthy
cautious and quiet in action
7 terms
Borelli book 2 vocabulary
Lavished
Insolent
Warp
Lucid
Very generous, characterized by extravagance
Insulting in manner of speech
To turn aside from a true correct, natural course, go astray
Easily understood, intelligible
Lavished
Very generous, characterized by extravagance
Insolent
Insulting in manner of speech
9 terms
Borelli vocab set 7
Asoka
Chandragupta Maurya
Chandra Gupta 1
Confucius
ruler of Mauryan Empire who converted to Buddhism and put the…
founder of the Mauryan Empire.
A strong leader, came to power by marrying a daughter of a ro…
Chinese philosopher or founder of Confucianism.
Asoka
ruler of Mauryan Empire who converted to Buddhism and put the…
Chandragupta Maurya
founder of the Mauryan Empire.
11 terms
Borelli vocab set 3
Bishop
Canon Law
Clergy
Crusades
A church official who leads a large group of Christians in a…
body of laws of a church.
Church officials.
A long series of wars between Christians and Muslims in South…
Bishop
A church official who leads a large group of Christians in a…
Canon Law
body of laws of a church.
9 terms
Borelli CH.13
formidable
prerogative
obliquely
myopic
inspiring respect or awe
right or privilege exclusive to an individual or class
indirectley
lacking imagination of intellectual insight
formidable
inspiring respect or awe
prerogative
right or privilege exclusive to an individual or class
13 terms
Borelli vocab set 4
Anatomy
Barometer
Geocentric theory
Heliocentric Theory
The study of body structure
An instrument that measures atmospheric pressure.
Arrangment of the solar system that places the earth at the c…
the idea that the earth and the other planets revolve around…
Anatomy
The study of body structure
Barometer
An instrument that measures atmospheric pressure.
11 terms
Borelli vocab set 5
Age of reason
Enlightenment
Enlightened despot
Free market
a movement in the 18th century that advocated the use of reas…
A popular philosophical movement of the 1700s that focused on…
Absolute ruler who used his or her power to bring about polit…
economic system in which individuals decide for themselves wh…
Age of reason
a movement in the 18th century that advocated the use of reas…
Enlightenment
A popular philosophical movement of the 1700s that focused on…
12 terms
Borelli vocab set 6
Caliph
Fundamentalist
Hajj
Jihad
A supreme political and religious leader in a Muslim governme…
Someone who stresses the basic values of their faith.
The pilgrimage to Mecca required to take by Muslims.
A holy struggle or striving by a Muslim for a moral or spirit…
Caliph
A supreme political and religious leader in a Muslim governme…
Fundamentalist
Someone who stresses the basic values of their faith.
14 terms
Borelli vocab set 2
Bill of rights
Cabinet
Cavaliers
Constitutional monarchy
Added After the Constitutional Convention created to gain sup…
A group of advisers to the president.
Supporters of King Charles I in the English Civil War.
A system of governing in which the ruler's power is limited b…
Bill of rights
Added After the Constitutional Convention created to gain sup…
Cabinet
A group of advisers to the president.
18 terms
Borelli vocab set 6
Ferdinand Magellan
Vasco da Gama
Christopher Columbus
Zheng He
Spanish explorer who was the first to circumnavigate (circle)…
the first European to reach India by sea sailing around the t…
Italian navigator who discovered the New World in the service…
Chinese admiral during the Ming Dynasty, he led great voyages…
Ferdinand Magellan
Spanish explorer who was the first to circumnavigate (circle)…
Vasco da Gama
the first European to reach India by sea sailing around the t…
10 terms
Borelli set 2 vocab
Cervantes
Dante
Erasmus
Johan gutenberg
This man was a poet, playwright and novelist and wrote one of…
Italian writer who wrote in Italian, wrote "The Divine Comedy."
Dutch humanist and theologian who was the leading Renaissance…
inventor of the printing press.
Cervantes
This man was a poet, playwright and novelist and wrote one of…
Dante
Italian writer who wrote in Italian, wrote "The Divine Comedy."
13 terms
Borelli vocab set 5
Seljuk
Sultan
Shah
Turks
a group of Muslim Turks from Central Asia who dominated the M…
Muslim ruler.
The title of the former ruler of Iran.
The ethnic group that ruled the Ottoman Empire.
Seljuk
a group of Muslim Turks from Central Asia who dominated the M…
Sultan
Muslim ruler.
12 terms
Borelli vocab set 1
Absolutism
Boyers
Czar
Divine right
A form of government, usually hereditary monarchy, in which t…
Landowning nobles of Russia
Russian emperor
Belief that a rulers authority comes directly from god.
Absolutism
A form of government, usually hereditary monarchy, in which t…
Boyers
Landowning nobles of Russia
12 terms
Borelli vocab set 2
Centralized government
Chivalry
De-centralized government
Fief
A government in which a central authority controls the runnin…
Code of conduct for knights during the Middle Ages.
a system of government in which political power is dispersed…
A piece of land held under the feudal system.
Centralized government
A government in which a central authority controls the runnin…
Chivalry
Code of conduct for knights during the Middle Ages.
11 terms
Borelli vocab set 4
Apprentice
Burgher
Commercial revolution
Estates General
A person who works for another in order to learn a trade.
A medieval merchant-class town dweller.
This was the period of economic and political expansion, colo…
A council of representatives that advise the French king.
Apprentice
A person who works for another in order to learn a trade.
Burgher
A medieval merchant-class town dweller.
5 terms
Borelli CH.19
volition
ex cathedra
expunge
impudent
free will
with the authority derived from one's office or position
to eliminate completely; annihilate
marked by offensive attitude
volition
free will
ex cathedra
with the authority derived from one's office or position
12 terms
Borelli vocab set 5
Analects
Arabic numerals
Assimilation
Bureaucracy
selections from a literary work.
A written number system created during the Gupta golden age i…
Adopting the traits of another culture.
A system of managing government through departments run by ap…
Analects
selections from a literary work.
Arabic numerals
A written number system created during the Gupta golden age i…
13 terms
Borelli vocab set 1
Archipelago
Clan
Gentry
Grand Canal
A group of islands.
Kept secret or done secretively.
Wealthy landowning class.
The 1,100-mile (1,700-kilometer) waterway linking the Yellow…
Archipelago
A group of islands.
Clan
Kept secret or done secretively.
13 terms
Borelli vocab set 6
Wu Zhao
Prince shotuku
Genghis Khan
Kublai Khan
Only female ruler in China.
one of the most influencial people in bringing ideas to japan.
Founder of the Mongol Empire.
Grandson of Genghis Khan and founder of the Mongol Yuan Dynas…
Wu Zhao
Only female ruler in China.
Prince shotuku
one of the most influencial people in bringing ideas to japan.
12 terms
Borelli unit 1 vocab
Artifact
Cradle of civilization
Cultural diversity
Cuneiform
Any item that represents a material aspect of culture.
Term desctibing river valleys at the beginning of civilization.
the differences in the way groups of people live.
A form of writing developed by the Sumerians.
Artifact
Any item that represents a material aspect of culture.
Cradle of civilization
Term desctibing river valleys at the beginning of civilization.
12 terms
Borelli set 3 vocab
Constantinople
Cyrillic
Excommunicate
Hagia sophia
Capital of the Byzantine Empire.
Slavic alphabet from the greek.
To declare that a person or group no longer belongs to a chur…
the cathedral of holy wisdom in Constantinople built by the o…
Constantinople
Capital of the Byzantine Empire.
Cyrillic
Slavic alphabet from the greek.
10 terms
Borelli vocab set 1
Flanders
Florence
Fresco
Humanism
a thriving trading region where the northern Renaissance began.
an Italian city-state and leading cultural center during the…
a durable method of painting on a wall by using watercolors o…
A belief that emphasizes faith and optimism in human potentia…
Flanders
a thriving trading region where the northern Renaissance began.
Florence
an Italian city-state and leading cultural center during the…
14 terms
Borelli vocab set 5
Act of supremecy
Angilican
Diet of worms
Council of Trent
It was passed by Parliament in 1534, and it made Henry VIII h…
Someone who belongs to the Church of England (the Anglican Ch…
Meeting of the leadership of the Holy Roman Empire during whi…
A meeting of Roman Catholic leaders, called by Pope Paul III…
Act of supremecy
It was passed by Parliament in 1534, and it made Henry VIII h…
Angilican
Someone who belongs to the Church of England (the Anglican Ch…
12 terms
Borelli vocab set 3
Akbar
Catherine the great
Charles I
Charles II
Mogul ruler who brought peace to his territory.
ruled Russia from 1762 to 1796, added new lands to Russia, en…
(1625-1649) Stuart king who brought conflict with Parliament…
(1660-1685) Stuart king during the Restoration, following Cro…
Akbar
Mogul ruler who brought peace to his territory.
Catherine the great
ruled Russia from 1762 to 1796, added new lands to Russia, en…
12 terms
Borelli vocab set 3
Astrolabe
Caravel
Cartographer
Circumnavigate
An instrument invented by Muslims that is used to determine d…
A small, easily steerable ship used by the Portuguese and Spa…
a person who makes maps.
to travel around the earth on water or in the air.
Astrolabe
An instrument invented by Muslims that is used to determine d…
Caravel
A small, easily steerable ship used by the Portuguese and Spa…
12 terms
Borelli set 1 vocab
Acropolis
Agora
Citizen
Democracy
A fortified hilltop in an ancient Greek city
Fear of openness
A person with certain rights and responsibilities in his or h…
A form of government in which citizens govern themselves
Acropolis
A fortified hilltop in an ancient Greek city
Agora
Fear of openness
16 terms
Borelli vocab set 4
God, gold, glory
Capitalism
Conquistadors
Columbian exchange
3 main motives for the exploration of the age of discovery.
An economic system based on private ownership of money.
Spanish soldiers and explorers who led military expeditions i…
The interchange of plants, animals, diseases, and human popul…
God, gold, glory
3 main motives for the exploration of the age of discovery.
Capitalism
An economic system based on private ownership of money.
30 terms
Scarlet Ibis Vocabulary~Borelli
rank
grindstone
spruce
billows
strong or offensive in smell or taste
a revolving stone disk for sharpening bladed tools
neat and trim; dapper
to surge or swell like a wave
rank
strong or offensive in smell or taste
grindstone
a revolving stone disk for sharpening bladed tools
Scarlet Ibis Vocabulary - Borelli
rank
grindstone
spruce
billow
(adj) strong or offensive in smell or taste
(n) a revolving stone disk for sharpening bladed tools
(adj) neat and trim; dapper
(v) to surge or swell like a wave
rank
(adj) strong or offensive in smell or taste
grindstone
(n) a revolving stone disk for sharpening bladed tools
14 terms
Borelli CH.15-16
begrudge
ominous
antagonize
privy
To envy the possession or enjoyment of
threatening; foreboding
to incur the dislike of; provoke hostility or enmity in
secret; concealed
begrudge
To envy the possession or enjoyment of
ominous
threatening; foreboding
12 terms
Borelli Global set 2
Aqueduct
Consul
Empire
Inflation
A raised channel used to carry water from mountains into citi…
An elected official who led the Roman Republic
A group of states or territories controlled by one ruler
A general and progressive increase in prices
Aqueduct
A raised channel used to carry water from mountains into citi…
Consul
An elected official who led the Roman Republic
9 terms
Borelli set 4 global
Alexander the Great
Augustus Caesar
Constantine
Homer
King of Macedonia who conquered Greece, Egypt, and Persia.
the first emperor of the Roman Empire.
Emperor of Rome who adopted the Christian faith and stopped t…
The Odyssey.
Alexander the Great
King of Macedonia who conquered Greece, Egypt, and Persia.
Augustus Caesar
the first emperor of the Roman Empire.
Borelli Lit Terms
diction
denotation
connotation
symbol
a writers choice of words to express an idea
the literal dictionary definition of a word
all the meanings, associations, or emotions that a word sugge…
a person, place, thing, or event that stands for itself and f…
diction
a writers choice of words to express an idea
denotation
the literal dictionary definition of a word
45 terms
Lit terms - borelli
Allusion
In medias res beginning
Foreshadowing
Flashback
Using past symbols or phrases the audience is aware of to cre…
When a Movie play show or book starts in the middle of action…
To hint at the outcome in the beginning
A scene in a movie or play that interrupts the present action…
Allusion
Using past symbols or phrases the audience is aware of to cre…
In medias res beginning
When a Movie play show or book starts in the middle of action…
15 terms
Borelli Poison Vocabulary
Sodden
Malaria
Serum
Intravenously
soaked or soggy
an infectious disease characterized by severe chills and fever
a medicine used as an antitoxin(against poison or disease)
in or directly into the vein
Sodden
soaked or soggy
Malaria
an infectious disease characterized by severe chills and fever
New Vocab Borelli
assuaged
piety
strictures
dictum
to calm; pacify
a. Religious devotion and reverence to God b. Devotion and re…
A restraint, limit, or restriction.
An authoritative, often formal pronouncement
assuaged
to calm; pacify
piety
a. Religious devotion and reverence to God b. Devotion and re…
101 terms
Borelli Odyssey Vocab #1-100
Muse
Plunder
Hallowed
Lofty
The source of an artist's inspiration
To rob or pillage; to loot ; take illegally
Sanctified; consecrated
Elevated in character; exalted
Muse
The source of an artist's inspiration
Plunder
To rob or pillage; to loot ; take illegally
36 terms
Borelli Odyssey Vocab
Muse
Plunder
Hallowed
Lofty
The source of an artist's inspiration
To rob or pillage; to loot; take illegally
sanctified; consecrated (church/religious area)
Elevated in character(exalted)
Muse
The source of an artist's inspiration
Plunder
To rob or pillage; to loot; take illegally
Lit terms - borelli
Allusion
In medias res beginning
Foreshadowing
Flashback
Using past symbols or phrases the audience is aware of to cre…
When a Movie play show or book starts in the middle of action…
To hint at the outcome in the beginning
A scene in a movie or play that interrupts the present action…
Allusion
Using past symbols or phrases the audience is aware of to cre…
In medias res beginning
When a Movie play show or book starts in the middle of action…
11 terms
Borelli people vocabulary
Abraham
Anthropologists
Archaeologists
Aryans
16th President of the United States saved the Union during th…
Study past and present human cultures.
A person who learns about the human past by studing fossils a…
nomadic herders who eventually controlled much of India.
Abraham
16th President of the United States saved the Union during th…
Anthropologists
Study past and present human cultures.
Borelli Poem Vocab
Drama
Aside
Iambic Pentameter
Monologue
a story that is written to be acted out in front of an audience
words spoken by a character in a play to the audience or to a…
a line of poetry that contains five iambs
an extended speech given by one speaker
Drama
a story that is written to be acted out in front of an audience
Aside
words spoken by a character in a play to the audience or to a…
44 terms
Borelli Poetry Terms
Epic
Epithet
Hubris
Imagery
a long story told in poetry relating deeds of a larger-than-l…
An adjective or other descriptive phrase that is regularly us…
arrogance; excessive self-pride and self-confidence, especial…
language that appeals to any of the senses.
Epic
a long story told in poetry relating deeds of a larger-than-l…
Epithet
An adjective or other descriptive phrase that is regularly us…
80 terms
Borelli Odyssey Vocabulary: 101-180
infused
averse
uncouth
ravenously
to put into or introduce as if by pouring
having a feeling of opposition, distaste, aversion; strongly…
uncultured; crude
extremely hungry; voracious
infused
to put into or introduce as if by pouring
averse
having a feeling of opposition, distaste, aversion; strongly…
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