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Ela vocabulary
Impunity
Accost
Explicit
Implore
Freedom from punishment, harm, or bad consequences
To approach and speak to, especially in an aggressive manner
Definitely stated; clearly expressed
To ask earnestly; beg
Impunity
Freedom from punishment, harm, or bad consequences
Accost
To approach and speak to, especially in an aggressive manner
ELA vocabulary
Harangue... Verb
Placid ... Adj
Contrite ... Adj
Precursor... Noun
Lecture at length and in an aggressive way ... S- rant/accost…
Not easily upset or excited... S-calm ... A-agitated
Deeply remorseful for a bad action ... S-apologetic ... A-unrepent…
A person or thing that comes before another or a similar kind…
Harangue... Verb
Lecture at length and in an aggressive way ... S- rant/accost…
Placid ... Adj
Not easily upset or excited... S-calm ... A-agitated
ELA vocabulary
Elusive
Predominantly
Diligent
Intangible
Hard to see or understand the pictures
Manly, noticeible
Smart, Intelligant, Carefull
Something you can hear or touch
Elusive
Hard to see or understand the pictures
Predominantly
Manly, noticeible
ELA vocabulary
Disrupt
Trickle
Alight
Truce
To break up, disturb
A small, irregular quantity of anything
Lighted up
A pause in fighting, temporary peace
Disrupt
To break up, disturb
Trickle
A small, irregular quantity of anything
15 terms
ela vocabulary
desolate
perseverance
vacancy
accomplish
laking life or warmth
continued effort to do or complete something despite difficul…
an empty space
to complete something
desolate
laking life or warmth
perseverance
continued effort to do or complete something despite difficul…
ELA VOCABULARY
Hybrid :
Customary :
Flagrant :
Infuriated :
With gas and Electric combined
Went away same way
Rubbing it in
Mad & Shaking
Hybrid :
With gas and Electric combined
Customary :
Went away same way
10 terms
Vocabulary ELA
Flismy
Recede
Dwindle
Forlorn
Not solid or strong weak adjective
To become fainter harder to see verb
To become less until very little remains verb
A sense of loneliness or sadness adjective
Flismy
Not solid or strong weak adjective
Recede
To become fainter harder to see verb
ELA vocabulary
Main Idea
Purpose
Detail
Paraphrase/restate
The most important point the author is making in a topic or s…
The reason why something is done; the aim or intention of som…
The facts in a text that support the main idea of a text
To give the meaning or gist of a text in your own words
Main Idea
The most important point the author is making in a topic or s…
Purpose
The reason why something is done; the aim or intention of som…
ELA Vocabulary
Peri
Cardi
Heli
Meter
Around
Heart
Sun
Measure
Peri
Around
Cardi
Heart
6 terms
ELA Vocabulary
Roots
Absorb
Oxygen
Stem
The part of a plant under the ground
To soak up (water)
O2 - the air we breathe
The long, thin part of a plant above the ground
Roots
The part of a plant under the ground
Absorb
To soak up (water)
7 terms
ELA VOCABULARY
Decode
Dramatic
Ritual
Leisure
To change something from an unreadable message to something t…
Noticeable or striking in appearance
Set of actions in a custom
Time you're free from work and responsibility
Decode
To change something from an unreadable message to something t…
Dramatic
Noticeable or striking in appearance
9 terms
ela vocabulary
a complete sentence always begins with a
complete sentences end with
footnote
fact
capital letter
punctuation
definition of a word at the bottom of a page
a proven statement
a complete sentence always begins with a
capital letter
complete sentences end with
punctuation
17 terms
ELA Vocabulary
Un
ful
uneventful
sol
not
full
routine unchanging
alone
Un
not
ful
full
48 terms
ELA Vocabulary
Sensory Imagery
Alliteration
Allusion, Classical
Apostrophe
The use of descriptive language to evoke the five senses of t…
Repetition, at close intervals, of beginning sounds
A reference to classical (especially Greek or Roman) myth, li…
A speaker directly addresses something or someone not living,…
Sensory Imagery
The use of descriptive language to evoke the five senses of t…
Alliteration
Repetition, at close intervals, of beginning sounds
Ela Vocabulary
Dysentery
Contort
Adept
Ration
A disease of intestines producing diarrhea with blood and muc…
To twist or bend out of shape (verb)
Throughly skilled; expert (adj)
A fixed allowance of food; a portion of anything dealt out (n…
Dysentery
A disease of intestines producing diarrhea with blood and muc…
Contort
To twist or bend out of shape (verb)
20 terms
Ela vocabulary
Benevolent
Overt
Guileless
Acquiescence
Kindly,charitable
Public not hidden
Honest,straightforward
Agreement without objections
Benevolent
Kindly,charitable
Overt
Public not hidden
ELA Vocabulary: Literary Analysis Words
explicit (adj.)
implicit (adj.)
stated clearly and in detail, leaving no room for confusion o…
understood but not clearly stated
explicit (adj.)
stated clearly and in detail, leaving no room for confusion o…
implicit (adj.)
understood but not clearly stated
6 terms
Ela vocabulary
Bi
Sub
De
Pre
Two... Bicycle ... Bilateral... Biped
Under... Submarine ... Subtracting ... Subfloor
Down... Desensitize ... Decent ... Decrease
Before... Predicting ... Prepare... Predecessor
Bi
Two... Bicycle ... Bilateral... Biped
Sub
Under... Submarine ... Subtracting ... Subfloor
ELA vocabulary
droned
veered
mortars
ritual
to speak in a dull voice (verb)
to turn suddenly off course (verb)
short cannon used to shoot shells high into the air (noun)
traditional (adjective)
droned
to speak in a dull voice (verb)
veered
to turn suddenly off course (verb)
11 terms
Ela vocabulary
Commemorate
Liberal
Gilded
Legitimate 4
To serve as a reminder of -honor
Favorable to progress or reform -enlightened
Colored or highlighted of gold or something colorful -luxurious
in accordance with the laws of reasoning; logically inferable…
Commemorate
To serve as a reminder of -honor
Liberal
Favorable to progress or reform -enlightened
ELA Vocabulary
Exubreant
Valor
Assert
Decree
Etreme or excessive
Courage;bravery
To put in a forceful or insistentway
An official order
Exubreant
Etreme or excessive
Valor
Courage;bravery
Vocabulary ela
Adage
Bonanza
Churlish
Citadel
N/wise saying
N/something very valuable
Adj/lacking politeness or manners
N/a fortress that overlooks and protects a city
Adage
N/wise saying
Bonanza
N/something very valuable
48 terms
ELA Vocabulary
believe
delicious
feast
fond
thinking something is true
tasty
a very large meal
like a lot
believe
thinking something is true
delicious
tasty
38 terms
ELA Vocabulary
Illiterate
Unison
Fatal
Fatality
Unable to read or write
Simultaneous; at the same time
Deadly; causing death
Someone's death
Illiterate
Unable to read or write
Unison
Simultaneous; at the same time
Ela vocabulary
Amiably
Apathy
Compensation
Doggedly
Pleasant/friendly
Lack of interest/feeling
An award of money typically from a loss or death
Cruel/mean
Amiably
Pleasant/friendly
Apathy
Lack of interest/feeling
Ela vocabulary
Perforce
amorous
undistinguishable
rheumatic
circumstance
disposed to love
can't be seen clearly
joints or bones
Perforce
circumstance
amorous
disposed to love
10 terms
ELA VOCABULARY
Obliterate
Fundamental
Arrogant
Repertoire
To wipe out, remove all traces
Basic, essential
Overconfident
Supply of skills
Obliterate
To wipe out, remove all traces
Fundamental
Basic, essential
10 terms
ELA vocabulary
Belfry
Diversity
Quandary
Mentor
Bell tower
Variety
Dilemma; doubt
Coach; tutor
Belfry
Bell tower
Diversity
Variety
20 terms
ELA vocabulary
Adieu
Advent
Apex
Assimilate
A farewell
An arrival;a coming into place or view
The highest point
To absorb fully; to adopt as ones own;to adapt fully
Adieu
A farewell
Advent
An arrival;a coming into place or view
25 terms
ela vocabulary
Blundered
artisans
nimble
envious
to make a mistake
a skilled worker, craftsman
quick
jelous
Blundered
to make a mistake
artisans
a skilled worker, craftsman
Vocabulary ELA
innovator
produce
performer
constraints
person who comes up with new ideas.
make something from raw materials.
person who entertains.
limitations.
innovator
person who comes up with new ideas.
produce
make something from raw materials.
ELA vocabulary
Exposition
Protagonist
Antagonist
Statics Characters
Usually occurs at the beginning of a short story. Here the ch…
Main character; the hero if the story
The character who is in conflict with the protagonist
Stays the same
Exposition
Usually occurs at the beginning of a short story. Here the ch…
Protagonist
Main character; the hero if the story
ELA Vocabulary
Romp
Startle
Appoint
Grief
You play
You surprise that person
Choose
Sorrow
Romp
You play
Startle
You surprise that person
20 terms
ELA vocabulary
Atone
Bondage
Credible
Defray
To make up for
Slavery;any state of being bound or held down
Believable
To pay for
Atone
To make up for
Bondage
Slavery;any state of being bound or held down
ELA vocabulary
Consoling
Discourse
Dwindled
Insidious
Providing comfort in a time of need
Serious speech or piece of writing
Reduced in # or amount
Slowly and subtly harmful or destructive
Consoling
Providing comfort in a time of need
Discourse
Serious speech or piece of writing
20 terms
ELA Vocabulary
Abscound
Access
Anarchy
Arduous
To run off and hide
Approach or admittance to places, persons,things;an increase;…
A lack of government and law;confusion
Hard to do,requiring much effort
Abscound
To run off and hide
Access
Approach or admittance to places, persons,things;an increase;…
ELA Vocabulary
archetype
imagery
detalis
context
is a character,symbol,story pattern, or other element that is…
is descriptive or figurative language used to activate the re…
words that describe a character words or events
the circumstance or facts that surround a particular event or…
archetype
is a character,symbol,story pattern, or other element that is…
imagery
is descriptive or figurative language used to activate the re…
22 terms
ELA Vocabulary
Authentic
general
Specific
Elaborate
Real, genuin, true to the original
Referring to a whole class or group of things, not specific o…
precise, characterizing a particular thing, definate
(v) adding more details to make a description more vivid... (adj…
Authentic
Real, genuin, true to the original
general
Referring to a whole class or group of things, not specific o…
ELA vocabulary
incite(verb)
catharsis(noun)
decree(noun/verb)
abridged(verb/additive)
To urge on
Getting rid of bad emotions, relieving tesion
An authoritative order
To shorten by omission while keeping the main idea
incite(verb)
To urge on
catharsis(noun)
Getting rid of bad emotions, relieving tesion
Ela vocabulary
Abhor
Amend
Buffet
Chaos
V... To hate deeply
V... To change in a formal way for the better
V... To slap or strike repeatedly
N... Great confusion or disorder
Abhor
V... To hate deeply
Amend
V... To change in a formal way for the better
ELA Vocabulary
abtruse
appellation
deleterious
importunate
difficult to understand; obscure
a name or title
causing harm or damage
troublesomely urgent
abtruse
difficult to understand; obscure
appellation
a name or title
ELA Vocabulary
Vilify
Caustic
Curmudgeon
Lionize
speak or write about in an abusively disparaging manner.
sarcastic in a scathing and bitter way.
a bad-tempered or surly person.
give a lot of public attention and approval to (someone); tre…
Vilify
speak or write about in an abusively disparaging manner.
Caustic
sarcastic in a scathing and bitter way.
8 terms
ELA Vocabulary 2
explain
infer
supporting detail
contrast
to make clear and understandable, by providing details
to draw conclusion by looking at evidence
a piece of evidence that supports a main idea
something that shows how 2 topics are different or unlike eac…
explain
to make clear and understandable, by providing details
infer
to draw conclusion by looking at evidence
57 terms
ELA 6th grade Vocabulary Review
central idea
supporting details
key detail
summarize
What the passage or text is mainly about. Main idea
Details that help to explain the central idea/topic sentence
supports the central idea in an important way.
Tell in your own words what a passage is about including only…
central idea
What the passage or text is mainly about. Main idea
supporting details
Details that help to explain the central idea/topic sentence
28 terms
ELA vocabulary
Melancholy
Dubious
Discernible
Emphasis
(Noun) - a gloomy or sad state of mind, especially when prolo…
(Adj.) - Doubtful; not to be relied upon
(Adj.) - capable of being perceived or understood clearly
(Noun) - special importance, value, or prominence given to so…
Melancholy
(Noun) - a gloomy or sad state of mind, especially when prolo…
Dubious
(Adj.) - Doubtful; not to be relied upon
50 terms
ela vocabulary
deference
coherent
abashed
inculcation
respect
consistent
embarrassed
repetition
deference
respect
coherent
consistent
30 terms
ela vocabulary
accessible
decipher
contempt
dialect
capable of being read with comprehensive
convert a code into ordinary language
lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike
the usage or vocabulary characteristic of a group of people
accessible
capable of being read with comprehensive
decipher
convert a code into ordinary language
ELA Vocabulary
act
adage
analysis
analyze
a large section of a long drama, sonnet
a familiar saying; a proverb (ex: An apple a day keeps the do…
the process of breaking a complex topic or substance into sma…
to examine carefully by separating into parts and studying ho…
act
a large section of a long drama, sonnet
adage
a familiar saying; a proverb (ex: An apple a day keeps the do…
15 terms
ELA vocabulary
acrid
casualty
congested
cope
Sharp, irritating, or bitter to the sense of taste or smell
A person killed or injured in a war or accident
overcrowded; filled too full
to manage problems or difficulties successfully
acrid
Sharp, irritating, or bitter to the sense of taste or smell
casualty
A person killed or injured in a war or accident
20 terms
ELA Vocabulary
character development
citation
concluding statement
drafting
how a character changes throughout a story
giving credit to an author for information
ending sentence in a paragraph that raps up ideas and echoes…
put ideas into sentences and paragraphs-explain ideas
character development
how a character changes throughout a story
citation
giving credit to an author for information
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