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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
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
23 terms
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…
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…
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…
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
10 terms
ELA Vocabulary
Research
Horse
Constant
Bicycle
The systematic study of materials and sources in order to est…
a solid-hoofed plant-eating domesticated mammal with a flowin…
occurring continuously over a period of time.
a vehicle with two wheels
Research
The systematic study of materials and sources in order to est…
Horse
a solid-hoofed plant-eating domesticated mammal with a flowin…
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
21 terms
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
11 terms
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…
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
5 terms
ELA vocabulary
theme
inferences
main idea
support
The lesson taught in a story
Using the text and what you know to draw conclusions about th…
what the story is mostly about
Back up with details
theme
The lesson taught in a story
inferences
Using the text and what you know to draw conclusions about th…
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
16 terms
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
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
19 terms
ELA vocabulary
Setting
Author's Purpose
Citing
Textual evidence
The time and place of a story
The reason the author has for writing. ( Inform, persuade, ex…
Process of giving credit to the sources you used to write a p…
proof taken directly from the text
Setting
The time and place of a story
Author's Purpose
The reason the author has for writing. ( Inform, persuade, ex…
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
36 terms
ELA Vocabulary
contrast
suffix
plot
hyperbole
looking at the DIFFERENCES between two things
the chunk of word that comes AFTER the root word and changes…
the story sequence (BME)
an exaggeration ex: I'm so hungry, I could eat a horse.
contrast
looking at the DIFFERENCES between two things
suffix
the chunk of word that comes AFTER the root word and changes…
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
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
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.
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…
8 terms
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
8 terms
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
17 terms
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…
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🎭
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
45 terms
ELA vocabulary
antecedent
autobiography
base word
caret
something that comes before something else
a true story about a person. written by that person
a word with no prefix or suffix
a symbol used to show added words while editing
antecedent
something that comes before something else
autobiography
a true story about a person. written by that person
15 terms
ELA Vocabulary
Exposition
Protagonist
Antagonist
1st person narrator
is a literary device used to introduce background information…
is the central character or leading figure in poetry, narrati…
is a character or a group of characters which stand in opposi…
point of view involves the use of either of the two pronouns…
Exposition
is a literary device used to introduce background information…
Protagonist
is the central character or leading figure in poetry, narrati…
5 terms
Ela Vocabulary
Complacent
Pugnacious
Deragatory
Idle
Self-satisfied
Eager to fight
insulting
inactive
Complacent
Self-satisfied
Pugnacious
Eager to fight
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.
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
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
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
13 terms
ELA Vocabulary 7th Grade
protagonist
antagonist
characterization
dynamic
the main character of a story who is usually considered the g…
the character who creates a problem for the main character, u…
who a character is, how they act, what they believe, etc. Wha…
a character that undergoes/experiences a change
protagonist
the main character of a story who is usually considered the g…
antagonist
the character who creates a problem for the main character, u…
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
7 terms
ELA Vocabulary
Ad
Anthropo
Aqua
Archy
To
Man
Water
Goverment
Ad
To
Anthropo
Man
34 terms
ELA vocabulary
setting
exclamatory sentence
interrogative sentence
imperative sentence
...
...
...
...
setting
...
exclamatory sentence
...
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
lesson 5 vocabulary ELA
plasmid
archaea
paraphrase
analysis
circular pieces of genetic material (DNA)
a microscopic, single-celled prokaryotic organism
to give the meaning of something using different words
an examination of a whole to discover its elements and their…
plasmid
circular pieces of genetic material (DNA)
archaea
a microscopic, single-celled prokaryotic organism
10 terms
VOCABULARY ELA LESSON 4
thief
perspective
literary theme
multiple
a person who steals
how you see and experience events
the main idea or underlying meaning of a story
the product of two counting numbers is a multiple of each of…
thief
a person who steals
perspective
how you see and experience events
10 terms
CCSS ELA Vocabulary Review
Central / Main Idea
Supporting Details
Key Details
Anecdote
What the passage or text is mainly about.
Details that help explain the central / main idea.... Example…
Helps to support the central main/ idea in an important way.
A little story or a small piece of information.
Central / Main Idea
What the passage or text is mainly about.
Supporting Details
Details that help explain the central / main idea.... Example…
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
8 terms
Vocabulary ELA
Ratify
Delegates
Consensus
Garner
to give formal consent (make official) to a treaty, ... contract…
person sent to represent others in an election ... or conference
general agreement among a group
gather or collect (something, especially information ... or appr…
Ratify
to give formal consent (make official) to a treaty, ... contract…
Delegates
person sent to represent others in an election ... or conference
20 terms
Ela vocabulary
Outcomes
Visible
Discretion
Isolated
Results
Capable of being seen
Individual choice
Set apart from others,confined
Outcomes
Results
Visible
Capable of being seen
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
20 terms
ELA Unit 1 Vocabulary
Table of Contents
Glossary
Index
Heading
A list of titles of the parts of a book or document, organize…
an alphabetical list of terms or words found in or relating t…
an alphabetical list of names, subjects, etc., with reference…
a title at the head of a page or section of a book
Table of Contents
A list of titles of the parts of a book or document, organize…
Glossary
an alphabetical list of terms or words found in or relating t…
11 terms
ELA Vocabulary Lesson 2
trilogy
trisect
triumvirate
quadrant
A group of three literary or musical works that have a relate…
To divide into three parts.... "The school gym was trisected in…
A group of three, especially in authority.... "In Ancient Rome,…
A quarter of a circle or shape... Rescuers divided the forest in…
trilogy
A group of three literary or musical works that have a relate…
trisect
To divide into three parts.... "The school gym was trisected in…
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