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12 terms
ELA Vocabulary
terse
humble
defect
famine
Brief and to the point
modest
to leave one's country for another
a shortage of food; starvation
terse
Brief and to the point
humble
modest
16 terms
Ela vocabulary
Antithesis
Stagnant
Furtive
Gratuitously
A person or thing that is the direct opposite of someone or s…
Show no activity or movement
Trying to avoid being notice
Offering help or giving something without being asked
Antithesis
A person or thing that is the direct opposite of someone or s…
Stagnant
Show no activity or movement
ELA Vocabulary
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Plot
Comparing two things or objects using like or as.
A figure of speech that compares two things without using lik…
personification A nonhuman subject is given human characteris…
The sequence of events in a story
Simile
Comparing two things or objects using like or as.
Metaphor
A figure of speech that compares two things without using lik…
ELA Vocabulary
theme
summarize
root word
prefix
A message about life or human nature that the writer shares w…
Give me the short version
The base word you start with before adding prefixes or suffixes
Groups of letters placed before a word to alter its meaning.
theme
A message about life or human nature that the writer shares w…
summarize
Give me the short version
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ELA vocabulary
Homophone
Symbol
Textual evidence
Foreshadowing
a word that has the same sound but a different meaning as ano…
A thing that represents or stands for something else
Information to support a claim
A warning of a future event ... When Mufasa tells Simba to look…
Homophone
a word that has the same sound but a different meaning as ano…
Symbol
A thing that represents or stands for something else
12 terms
ELA vocabulary
Homophone
Symbol
Textual evidence
Foreshadowing
a word that has the same sound but a different meaning as ano…
A thing that represents or stands for something else
Information to support a claim
A warning of a future event ... When Mufasa tells Simba to look…
Homophone
a word that has the same sound but a different meaning as ano…
Symbol
A thing that represents or stands for something else
10 terms
ELA vocabulary
analyze
convey
protagonist
antagonist
to examine or think about something carefully in order to und…
make known, communicate
Main character
A character or force in conflict with the protagonist
analyze
to examine or think about something carefully in order to und…
convey
make known, communicate
8 terms
ELA Unit 2 Vocabulary
Immigrated
arrived
inspected
moment
came to live in a new country
you got to where you were going
looked closely
short time
Immigrated
came to live in a new country
arrived
you got to where you were going
25 terms
ELA VOCABULARY
noun
verb
preposition
conjunction
A person, place, thing, or idea
A word that expresses action, a state of being or feeling, or…
A word such as by, at, to, or from that gives additional info…
(coordinating and subordinating) a connecting word such as an…
noun
A person, place, thing, or idea
verb
A word that expresses action, a state of being or feeling, or…
ELA Vocabulary
Immigrant
Communicate
Influence
Policy
A person who moves from one country to another
To share information
To change or affect something
A rule
Immigrant
A person who moves from one country to another
Communicate
To share information
ELA VOCABULARY
DENOUNCE
RECEDE
APPAREL
FAMISHED
shame or put down.
going away.
clothing,covering.
starving for food,attention.
DENOUNCE
shame or put down.
RECEDE
going away.
19 terms
ELA - Vocabulary
setting
character
plot
exposition
the time and place of a story
a person, thing, or animal in a story, book, movie, or play
the actions or events in a story, book, movie, or play
the opening information in a literary piece. It provides back…
setting
the time and place of a story
character
a person, thing, or animal in a story, book, movie, or play
ELA Vocabulary
Sequential
Exposition
Resolution
Denouement
in a order (EX: step 1, step 2...)
description of an idea
the end of the story
conclusion of the story
Sequential
in a order (EX: step 1, step 2...)
Exposition
description of an idea
ELA vocabulary
Autobiography
Biography
Fiction
Non-fiction
a non fiction written by yourself
a non-fiction story written by someone else
a story that is not true
a story that is true
Autobiography
a non fiction written by yourself
Biography
a non-fiction story written by someone else
ELA Vocabulary
Imploringly
Sullen
Quavering
Eluded
to beg urgently or piteously, as for aid or mercy; beseech; e…
showing irritation or ill humor by a gloomy silence or reserve.
to shake tremulously; quiver or tremble:
to avoid or escape by speed, cleverness, trickery, etc.; evade:
Imploringly
to beg urgently or piteously, as for aid or mercy; beseech; e…
Sullen
showing irritation or ill humor by a gloomy silence or reserve.
10 terms
ELA vocabulary
Coexist
Cohesive
Coincidence
Combine
To live together🎎
Sticking together🎭
A sequence of thing happening together🎶🎶
Put things together
Coexist
To live together🎎
Cohesive
Sticking together🎭
ELA Vocabulary
Nondairy
Nonfat
Nonfiction
Nonhuman
NOT made with milk or other dairy products
Does NOT contain fat
NOT fiction; real; true; factual
NOT of the human species
Nondairy
NOT made with milk or other dairy products
Nonfat
Does NOT contain fat
10 terms
ELA Vocabulary
Acronym
Anonymus
Antonym
Eponym
an abbreviation formed by combining the initial letters in a…
not named or identified; done by someone unknown
a word that means the opposite of another word
a person for whom something such as a building, city, or stre…
Acronym
an abbreviation formed by combining the initial letters in a…
Anonymus
not named or identified; done by someone unknown
10 terms
ELA vocabulary
noun
pronoun
verb
adverb
a person, place or thing
a word that can take place of a noun
something you do... shows action or state of being
describing words... describes verbs, adjectives and other adverbs
noun
a person, place or thing
pronoun
a word that can take place of a noun
33 terms
ELA Vocabulary
Myth
Scenes
Acts
Stanza
A story that tells how something in nature came to be. A stor…
Parts of a play: changes when a new setting begins. A small s…
Occurs in long plays several scences are grouped into sections.
A series of lines that make up a section of a poem.
Myth
A story that tells how something in nature came to be. A stor…
Scenes
Parts of a play: changes when a new setting begins. A small s…
ELA vocabulary
theme
main idea
inference
author's purpose
the message the author wants the reader to learn
what the story is really about
clues from the text plus what you already know
why the author wrote the story
theme
the message the author wants the reader to learn
main idea
what the story is really about
12 terms
ELA vocabulary
Archtype
Analogy
Anecodote
Allusion
Typical character, an action or a situation that seems to rep…
It a comparison of two different things.
A short amusing story about something real.
Is a figure of speech.
Archtype
Typical character, an action or a situation that seems to rep…
Analogy
It a comparison of two different things.
ELA vocabulary
theme
plot
myth
dialogue
Central idea of a story or book
Sequence of events in a story
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
Conversation between characters
theme
Central idea of a story or book
plot
Sequence of events in a story
10 terms
Vocabulary ELA
Bulwark
Connoisseur
Expunge
Incongrous
A defensive wall, something serving as a principle defense
An expert, particularly in matter of art and food.
To remove, delete or erase
Not appropriate, unsuited to the surroundings, not fitting in
Bulwark
A defensive wall, something serving as a principle defense
Connoisseur
An expert, particularly in matter of art and food.
34 terms
ELA vocabulary
setting
exclamatory sentence
interrogative sentence
imperative sentence
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setting
...
exclamatory sentence
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42 terms
ELA Vocabulary
classify
describe
compare
contrast
to assign things or people to groups
to explain something with details
to see the similarities between characters
to show how 2 or more things differ
classify
to assign things or people to groups
describe
to explain something with details
13 terms
ELA Vocabulary
Achieve
Affect
Associations
Characteristics
To bring an intended result; accomplish
To reduce a response or reaction
Connections between thoughts, ideas, or images
Features or qualities that help identify, describe, or recogn…
Achieve
To bring an intended result; accomplish
Affect
To reduce a response or reaction
10 terms
ELA vocabulary
Controversial
Slur
Discrimination
Shrine
Something that people disagree on
To put someone down
To single someone out based on a characteristic
A place or object valued by people
Controversial
Something that people disagree on
Slur
To put someone down
16 terms
Ela vocabulary
Antithesis
Stagnant
Furtive
Gratuitously
A person or thing that is the direct opposite of someone or s…
Show no activity or movement
Trying to avoid being notice
Offering help or giving something without being asked
Antithesis
A person or thing that is the direct opposite of someone or s…
Stagnant
Show no activity or movement
26 terms
ELA VOCABULARY
HYPERBOLE
THEME
SIMILE
METAPHOR
EXAGGERATION; STRETCH THE TRUTH
LESSON; MORAL
COMPARISON USING LIKE OR AS
SAYING ONE THING IS SOMETHING ELSE
HYPERBOLE
EXAGGERATION; STRETCH THE TRUTH
THEME
LESSON; MORAL
ELA vocabulary
Globalization
Radical
Judicial
Provincial
Extending to other or all parts of the world -... Relating to t…
extreme; complete; violent
Pertaining to courts or law -
Relating to a Country or a Region
Globalization
Extending to other or all parts of the world -... Relating to t…
Radical
extreme; complete; violent
13 terms
Moustache Vocabulary - 8th ELA
chronic
arterial
ether
sterile
lasting a long time; constant
related to the arteries
colorless, sweet-smelling liquid; used as an anaesthetic
clean, free from all germs
chronic
lasting a long time; constant
arterial
related to the arteries
5 terms
ELA Vocabulary
photo
port
tele
therm/thermo
light
carry
far
heat
photo
light
port
carry
ELA vocabulary
Argumentation
Evidence
Plagiarism
Fact
the act or process of giving reasons to go for or against som…
something that provides proof
the act of using another persons words and or work without gi…
a true piece of information
Argumentation
the act or process of giving reasons to go for or against som…
Evidence
something that provides proof
16 terms
ELA Vocabulary
trembles
wreckage
slab
possessions
shakes
destroyed remains
large, thick, flat piece of concrete
belongings
trembles
shakes
wreckage
destroyed remains
ELA Vocabulary
claim
evidence
credible
citation
A statement used as a primary point to support or prove an ar…
used to prove or support a claim
something the reader can trust- We trust that the author's id…
a quotation from or reference to a book, paper, or author.
claim
A statement used as a primary point to support or prove an ar…
evidence
used to prove or support a claim
ELA vocabulary
analyze
convey
protagonist
antagonist
to examine or think about something carefully in order to und…
make known, communicate
Main character
A character or force in conflict with the protagonist
analyze
to examine or think about something carefully in order to und…
convey
make known, communicate
ELA Vocabulary
Notorious
Impressive
Lethal
Daunting
Adjective... Widely and unfavorably known... Al Capone was a notori…
Adjective... causing admiration, awe, respect, etc.; moving; adm…
Adjective... causing death; deadly; fatal:... Boarding the Titanic…
Adjective... causing one to overcome with fear; intimidate:... Writ…
Notorious
Adjective... Widely and unfavorably known... Al Capone was a notori…
Impressive
Adjective... causing admiration, awe, respect, etc.; moving; adm…
52 terms
ELA Vocabulary
pronoun
noun
verb
adjective
A word that takes the place of a noun
A person, place, thing, or idea
An action word
A word that describes a noun
pronoun
A word that takes the place of a noun
noun
A person, place, thing, or idea
ELA vocabulary
Bias
Stereotyping
Ad Hominem
Tone in Media
Showing favoritism either for or against
Grouping people together in a way that is uncomplimentary
This technique involves attacking the person, instead of maki…
Refers to the attitude or reputation of a media outlet
Bias
Showing favoritism either for or against
Stereotyping
Grouping people together in a way that is uncomplimentary
ELA vocabulary
setting
author's purpose
author's message
infer, inference, inferring
where a story takes place
to persuade, entertain or inform
the important message the writer is trying to tell the reader…
understand what is going on in the story by connecting what t…
setting
where a story takes place
author's purpose
to persuade, entertain or inform
6 terms
ELA Vocabulary
author's purpose
character traits
evidence
inform
The reason why an author writes something
All the aspects of a person's behavior and attitudes that mak…
Details from a text (fiction or nonfiction) that you can use…
to give facts or information; to tell
author's purpose
The reason why an author writes something
character traits
All the aspects of a person's behavior and attitudes that mak…
ELA Vocabulary
cuddle
favorite
patient
practiced
hug
most liked
willing to wait
did something over and over again in order to be good at it
cuddle
hug
favorite
most liked
15 terms
ELA Vocabulary
alliteration
allusion
analogy
anecdote
the repetition of initial consonant sounds
a reference to a well-known person, event, place, literary wo…
makes a comparison between two or more things that are simila…
a brief story about an interesting, amusing, or strange event
alliteration
the repetition of initial consonant sounds
allusion
a reference to a well-known person, event, place, literary wo…
ELA Vocabulary
Irony
metaphor
onomatopoeia
Paradox
A figure of speech in which words are used in such a way that…
Figure of speech that makes a comparison between things that…
Is the use of words whose sounds echo their meaning ex.. (Buz…
Statement or proposition that seems self contradictory or abs…
Irony
A figure of speech in which words are used in such a way that…
metaphor
Figure of speech that makes a comparison between things that…
38 terms
7th Grade ELA Vocabulary
Undeleterious
Fraudulent
Lackadaisical
Elevation
healthy; full of well-being
acting with fraud or deceit
showing a lack of interest
a high place
Undeleterious
healthy; full of well-being
Fraudulent
acting with fraud or deceit
10 terms
ELA- Vocabulary- Mid term
Clamor
Lucrative
Insignificant
Strive
A loud noise
Profitable
Not significant- without meaning
To make an effort
Clamor
A loud noise
Lucrative
Profitable
24 terms
ELA Vocabulary
Analogy
Antagonist
Character
Main character
A comparison between two or more things that are similiar in…
A character in a story that creates conflict with the main ch…
Person or animal that take part in the action of the story.
Most important character
Analogy
A comparison between two or more things that are similiar in…
Antagonist
A character in a story that creates conflict with the main ch…
ELA vocabulary
empathy
transform
muster
Myriad
the psychological identification with or vicarious experienci…
to change in form, appearance, or structure:change in conditi…
to gather , summon , rouse, to assemble.
a very great or indefinitely great number of persons or things
empathy
the psychological identification with or vicarious experienci…
transform
to change in form, appearance, or structure:change in conditi…
26 terms
ELA Vocabulary
sly
gullible
pushed
dissolved
adj. sneeky or tricky
easily tricked or will easily believe a lie
encouraged to
a solid breaks down in molecules of the same in a liquid like…
sly
adj. sneeky or tricky
gullible
easily tricked or will easily believe a lie
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