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19 terms
Grade 8 English Vocabulary
hus
hold
estriver
toilen
house
herd
to struggle, put up a fight
tug at, pull
hus
house
hold
herd
17 terms
Grade 8- English vocabulary
Puerile
Intersect
Dreary
Pretentious
Childish, shows a lack of seriousness
to meet and cross at one or more points
causing unhappiness or sad feelings
making an exaggerated outward show;
Puerile
Childish, shows a lack of seriousness
Intersect
to meet and cross at one or more points
ENGLISH 8 grade
Monarchy
Estate
Chivaldry
Flaunt
Government is headed by a king queen or other ruler
Money property and other valuable items that a person leaves…
Code of conduct for knights in the middle age
People possesions or abbilities when they show off to impress…
Monarchy
Government is headed by a king queen or other ruler
Estate
Money property and other valuable items that a person leaves…
English 8 grade
denotation
conotation
adadge
motif
literal meaning
feelings
simple truth
re occurring theme or image
denotation
literal meaning
conotation
feelings
40 terms
Grade 8- English Vocab
Abstract
Allegory
Allusion
Analogy
Thought of apart from concrete realities, specific objects,or…
A representation of an abstract or spiritual meaning
A reference to a famous person
A comparison made to a similarity
Abstract
Thought of apart from concrete realities, specific objects,or…
Allegory
A representation of an abstract or spiritual meaning
26 terms
English 8 Grade Vocab
Abdicate
Bane
Cajole
Daunt
(verb) to cast off or relinquish (let go of)... Example: He agr…
(noun) something that causes misery or death ... Example: Fogs a…
(verb) to deceive or persuade with false pretenses... Example:…
(verb) cause to lose courage... Example: I felt somewhat daunte…
Abdicate
(verb) to cast off or relinquish (let go of)... Example: He agr…
Bane
(noun) something that causes misery or death ... Example: Fogs a…
English vocab 8 grade
grace
strew
cantankerous
spectrum
1. simple elegance of movement. (noun)... ... 2. do honor or credi…
1. scatter or spread (things) untidily over a surface or area…
1. bad-tempered, argumentative, and uncooperative. (adjective…
1. a band of colors, as seen in a rainbow. (noun)... 2. Used to…
grace
1. simple elegance of movement. (noun)... ... 2. do honor or credi…
strew
1. scatter or spread (things) untidily over a surface or area…
9th Grade English Vocabulary 8
Abnormal
Conventional
Idiosyncrasy
Orthodox
Not normal.
Customary; conforming to most standards.
An unusual habit or mannerism of one particular person.
Adhering to commonly accepted tradition.
Abnormal
Not normal.
Conventional
Customary; conforming to most standards.
7 terms
Grade 8 English Quiz
amoral
atypical
atheism
apathy
lack of understanding right and wrong
unusal
disbelief in God
lack of intrest
amoral
lack of understanding right and wrong
atypical
unusal
14 terms
English vocab 8 grade
circum
sub
super
humanus
around
under
over, above
human
circum
around
sub
under
8 terms
English 8 grade 1
Collaborate
Commend
Comply
Diatribe
To work, with one another
To present mention or praise
To act or agree with requests/demands
Sharply abusive denunciation, attack or criticism
Collaborate
To work, with one another
Commend
To present mention or praise
8th Grade English Lesson 7+8 Alternative
Confederation
Feline
Isolation
Phenomenon
n. a group, usually of nations or states, united in some shar…
adj. of cats; catlike; n. a cat
n. separation from others; aloneness
n. a condition or an even perceived by the senses; a rare or…
Confederation
n. a group, usually of nations or states, united in some shar…
Feline
adj. of cats; catlike; n. a cat
1,018 terms
English Grade 7 & 8
introduction (to)
(to) take part in sth.
from all over the world
classical
Einführung (in)
an etw. teilnehmen
aus der ganzen Welt
klassisch
introduction (to)
Einführung (in)
(to) take part in sth.
an etw. teilnehmen
7th Grade English Lesson 7+8 Alternative
Aggravate
Distract
Fulfill
Maintain
v. to make worse or more unpleasant ; to annoy
...
v. to carry out; to perform or do; to satisfy a requirement;…
v. to keep or keep up; to support; to uphold or defend; to de…
Aggravate
v. to make worse or more unpleasant ; to annoy
Distract
...
86 terms
English Final: Grade 8
Parts of speech
subject
predicate
compound subject
noun, pronoun, verb, adverb, adjective, preposition, conjunct…
•word or group of words that answers the question Who? or Wha…
the verb in a sentence that tells what the subject does, what…
two or more subjects that have the same verb and are joined b…
Parts of speech
noun, pronoun, verb, adverb, adjective, preposition, conjunct…
subject
•word or group of words that answers the question Who? or Wha…
Grade 8- English vocabulary
Puerile
Intersect
Dreary
Pretentious
Childish, shows a lack of seriousness
to meet and cross at one or more points
causing unhappiness or sad feelings
making an exaggerated outward show;
Puerile
Childish, shows a lack of seriousness
Intersect
to meet and cross at one or more points
19 terms
8 Grade English Terms
Climax
Conflict
Critical
Exposition
Part of plot: A major turning point
A struggle between two opposing forces
Passing judgment
Part of plot: Characters, setting & background info
Climax
Part of plot: A major turning point
Conflict
A struggle between two opposing forces
English grade 8 Final
art; dance; painting
emotions
anaphora
apostrophe
poetry is an ... form like ... or ...
what does poetry appeal to?
intentionally repeated phrase to emphasize important phrases…
turning away form audience to address an absent imaginary per…
art; dance; painting
poetry is an ... form like ... or ...
emotions
what does poetry appeal to?
14 terms
8 grade english
enthralled
furtively
enumerated
fallible
fascinated... v.吸引
secretly... 偷偷地;暗中的secret;stealthy/sneaky
Powers given to the national government alone... v例举
capable of error... 易犯错误的
enthralled
fascinated... v.吸引
furtively
secretly... 偷偷地;暗中的secret;stealthy/sneaky
14 terms
English Grade 8 List #8
Assiduous
Avow
Awry
Brevity
hardworking
to claim, declare boldly
went wrong, off course
briefness
Assiduous
hardworking
Avow
to claim, declare boldly
20 terms
English 8 Vocabulary 3
aloof
barbaric
bough
bound for
distant
crude and uncivilized
branch
headed for
aloof
distant
barbaric
crude and uncivilized
15 terms
English 8 Lesson 8
Apathy
Bludgeon
Cursory
Eloquent
n. a lack of interest or emotion
v. to strike with a club n. a short, heavy club with one end…
adj. performed quickly with little attention to detail
adj. clear, expressive, and moving in speech
Apathy
n. a lack of interest or emotion
Bludgeon
v. to strike with a club n. a short, heavy club with one end…
11 terms
Propaganda Techniques Grade 8 English
Testimonials
Bandwagon
Card Stacking or Selective Omission
Glittering Generalities
Testimonials are quotations or endorsements, in or out of con…
Bandwagon is an appeal to follow the crowd, to join in becaus…
It involves only presenting information that is positive to a…
Glittering generalities are words that have positive meaning…
Testimonials
Testimonials are quotations or endorsements, in or out of con…
Bandwagon
Bandwagon is an appeal to follow the crowd, to join in becaus…
8 grade English MCA
Setting
Authors theme
Exposition
Inciting incident
Time and place
The moral or lesson about life or human nature
Background info
The event that starts the action
Setting
Time and place
Authors theme
The moral or lesson about life or human nature
8 grade English 1
abdicate
baccalaureate
cajole
dawdle
to renounce or relinquish a throne
a bachelors degree
to persuade by flattering
to waste time,idle.
abdicate
to renounce or relinquish a throne
baccalaureate
a bachelors degree
English Grade 8 Vocabulary
Abstract
Allegory
Allusion
Analogy
thought or apart from concrete realities, specific objects, o…
a representation of an abstract or spiritual meaning through…
a reference to a famous person, place event, or work of liter…
a comparison made to a similarity, connection, or symbolic co…
Abstract
thought or apart from concrete realities, specific objects, o…
Allegory
a representation of an abstract or spiritual meaning through…
19 terms
English test grade 8
Allusion
Denotation
Connotation
Doppelganger
Reference to a person event place or art
Meaning of a word
Implied meaning of a word
Double of another character. Not visual and a different soul
Allusion
Reference to a person event place or art
Denotation
Meaning of a word
12 terms
Abeka English - 11th Grade: VSP List 8
alacrity
cupidity
dexterity
duplicity
a cheerful and hearty willingness
ardent desire for wealth or material possessions; covetousness
skill in using the hands or body; mental quickness
double-dealing; deceitfulness
alacrity
a cheerful and hearty willingness
cupidity
ardent desire for wealth or material possessions; covetousness
15 terms
11th grade English Vocab list 8
to ridicule; to mock
to criticize sharply
to frolic; to romp about playfully
to kill someone as a sacrificial victi…
deride
censure
gambol
immolate
to ridicule; to mock
deride
to criticize sharply
censure
9 terms
english vocab grade 8
utopia
dystopia
nuance
subtle
an imagined place or state of things in which everything is p…
an imagined place or state in which everything is unpleasant…
a small difference in tone, meaning, expression, etc.
Not obvious
utopia
an imagined place or state of things in which everything is p…
dystopia
an imagined place or state in which everything is unpleasant…
15 terms
English Grade 8
Tone
Static Character
Personification
Assonance
The writer's attitude towards his or hers subject. Such as an…
Character who remains the same through the whole story. May r…
The giving of human qualities to an animal, object, or idea o…
Is the repetition of vowel sounds within non rhyming words. A…
Tone
The writer's attitude towards his or hers subject. Such as an…
Static Character
Character who remains the same through the whole story. May r…
English flashcards Grade 8
Alliteration
Analogy
Drama
Essay
The reptile of initial consonant sounds. Writers use allitera…
Makes a comparison between two or more things that are simila…
A story written to be performed by actors. Although a drama i…
A short nonfiction work about a particular subject
Alliteration
The reptile of initial consonant sounds. Writers use allitera…
Analogy
Makes a comparison between two or more things that are simila…
5 terms
English 8 Week 8
foreshadow
sanctity
suspense
symbolism
to give a suggestion or hint about something that will happen…
the state or quality of being holy or sacred
a state or feeling of excited or anxious uncertainty about wh…
use of objects to represent ideas
foreshadow
to give a suggestion or hint about something that will happen…
sanctity
the state or quality of being holy or sacred
12th Grade English Vocabulary 8
Axiomatic
Definitive
Empirical
Hypothetical
Self-evident
Determining finally
Relying solely on practical experience without regard for the…
Based on a belief or theory that accounts for a set of facts…
Axiomatic
Self-evident
Definitive
Determining finally
10 terms
English 8 Vocabulary #1
diplomat
aspiration
salutation
foreword
n. a government representative; a person skillful in dealing…
n. great ambition; a breathing in; in medicine, the removal o…
n. a gesture of greeting; the opening greeting in a letter
n. a book's introduction; a preface
diplomat
n. a government representative; a person skillful in dealing…
aspiration
n. great ambition; a breathing in; in medicine, the removal o…
Grade 8 English Terms
Antagonist
Atmosphere
Audience
Author
The character, force or collection of forces in fiction or dr…
The feeling surrounding a literary work.
The people whom a piece of literature is written.
The creator of a piece of work.
Antagonist
The character, force or collection of forces in fiction or dr…
Atmosphere
The feeling surrounding a literary work.
10 terms
Voc 11 - English 8
colossal
credulous
facetious
gaudy
huge, tremendous, titanic
gullible; naive; overly trusting
humorous and wisecracking
cheap and showy; overly bright; flashy and tacky
colossal
huge, tremendous, titanic
credulous
gullible; naive; overly trusting
20 terms
Ottoson Grade 8 English
adage
bonanza
churlish
citadel
(n.) a proverb, wise saying
(n.) A rich mass of ore in a mine; something very valuable, p…
(adj.) lacking politeness or good manners; lacking sensitivit…
(n.) a fortress that overlooks and protects a city; any stron…
adage
(n.) a proverb, wise saying
bonanza
(n.) A rich mass of ore in a mine; something very valuable, p…
10 terms
English 8 Vocabulary #2
dispense
tumult
imperative
negligent
(v) to distribute or administer; to do without; to do away wi…
(n) a violent or noisy commotion of a crowd; a disorderly dis…
(adj) absolutely necessary; urgent; commanding... (n) command
(adj) guilty of neglect; failing to show proper care or caution
dispense
(v) to distribute or administer; to do without; to do away wi…
tumult
(n) a violent or noisy commotion of a crowd; a disorderly dis…
24 terms
English grade 8 STEMs
Cide
Cede
Auto
Anthropo
kill
go
self
man
Cide
kill
Cede
go
46 terms
English Terms Grade 8
Simile
Metaphor
Alliteration
Imagery
A comparison using like or as... Example: "horses to draw me, AS…
A comparison without using like or as... Example: "piercing the…
Letters of the same sound at the beginning of each word... Examp…
Words that create an image in the mind of the reader... Example:…
Simile
A comparison using like or as... Example: "horses to draw me, AS…
Metaphor
A comparison without using like or as... Example: "piercing the…
English (8 grade) vocab
appalling
contagious
eminent
epidemic
adjective; casuing horror or shock
adjective; easily spread from person to person
high in rank
sudden widespread outbreak
appalling
adjective; casuing horror or shock
contagious
adjective; easily spread from person to person
29 terms
English Grade 8 Stems
ad-
de-
mal-
bin-
toward
down
bad
two
ad-
toward
de-
down
English Terms Grade 8
Nouns
Singular noun
plural noun
direct object
a person, place, thing or idea.
a noun that describes one thing
...
...
Nouns
a person, place, thing or idea.
Singular noun
a noun that describes one thing
160 terms
English Vocab: Lesson 1 - 8 GRADE 12
adept (adj.)
apparition (n.)
banter (n.)
despondent (adj.)
thoroughly skilled.... {proficient; expert}
ghostly figure.... {phantom; specter}
good-natured; playful joking or teasing.... {jesting; repartee}
feeling discouraged.... {dejected; depressed}
adept (adj.)
thoroughly skilled.... {proficient; expert}
apparition (n.)
ghostly figure.... {phantom; specter}
120 terms
English vocabulary grade 8
Associate
Bankrupt
Devoted
Diverse
Connect
Ruined financially
Dedicated
Different
Associate
Connect
Bankrupt
Ruined financially
8 terms
Grade 8 English vocabulary
Grade 8 vocab
Circ
Circumspect
Circumference
...
Around
Adjective, cautious
Noun, the outer boundary around a circle
Grade 8 vocab
...
Circ
Around
18 terms
8 grade English final
Character
Dialogue
Plot
Flashback
A person or animal that takes part in an action of literary w…
A conversation between characters
Sequence in events in order in a story
A scene set earlier in time than the main story's setting
Character
A person or animal that takes part in an action of literary w…
Dialogue
A conversation between characters
Grade 8 English
abet
ardent
assimilate
allot
encourage or assist (someone) to do something wrong, in parti…
very enthusiastic or passionate.
take in and understand fully (information or ideas).
give or apportion (something) to someone.
abet
encourage or assist (someone) to do something wrong, in parti…
ardent
very enthusiastic or passionate.
103 terms
8 grade midterm: English
noun, pronoun, verb, adjective, adverb…
antecedent, subject, direct object, in…
sally
I
8 parts of speech
7 functions of a noun/pronoun
Sally walked her dog. what is the antecedent?
I went to the store. what is the subject?
noun, pronoun, verb, adjective, adverb…
8 parts of speech
antecedent, subject, direct object, in…
7 functions of a noun/pronoun
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