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AP English 11 terminology
Loose sentence
Metonymy
Complex Sentence
Compound Sentence
a sentence in which the subject and the predicate come before…
A figure of speech that substitutes the name of a related obj…
A sentence with one or more subordinate or dependent clauses.…
two or more independent clauses joined by a colon, semicolon…
Loose sentence
a sentence in which the subject and the predicate come before…
Metonymy
A figure of speech that substitutes the name of a related obj…
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English 11 AP Terminology
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
a literary form in which objects and characters in a story ar…
the repetition of initial consonant sounds
a reference to an incident in history or another literary work
a type of metaphorical comparison of unlike items with the pu…
Allegory
a literary form in which objects and characters in a story ar…
Alliteration
the repetition of initial consonant sounds
105 terms
English 11 AP Terminology
Accent
Allegory
Allegory
Allegory
A literary form in which a syllable given more prominence in…
A literary form in which objects and persons in a story are e…
A literary form which represents one thing in the disguise of…
A literary form in which the characters in a story are usuall…
Accent
A literary form in which a syllable given more prominence in…
Allegory
A literary form in which objects and persons in a story are e…
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Vocab 11 ENG 12 AP
abrogate
ambient
asperity
burnish
(v.) to repeal, cancel, declare null and void; revoke... SYN: a…
(adj.) completely surrounding, encompassing
(n.) roughness, severity; bitterness or tartness; harshness…
(v.) to make smooth or glossy by rubbing, polish... (n.) gloss,…
abrogate
(v.) to repeal, cancel, declare null and void; revoke... SYN: a…
ambient
(adj.) completely surrounding, encompassing
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English 11 AP Rhetorical Terminology
Anecdote
Candor
Colloquial
Cliche
a short narrative used as an example to clarify a concept
honesty, frankness
informal speech or language
over used expression that has lost its freshness
Anecdote
a short narrative used as an example to clarify a concept
Candor
honesty, frankness
99 terms
AP English 11 - Literary Terminology
personification
antithesis
oxymoron
sarcasm
the assigning of human qualities to inanimate objects or conc…
the presentation of two contrasting images. the ideas are bal…
from the greek for "pointedly foolish," ___ is a figure of sp…
from the greek meaning "to tear flesh" ___ involves bitter, c…
personification
the assigning of human qualities to inanimate objects or conc…
antithesis
the presentation of two contrasting images. the ideas are bal…
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AP English Terminology [11-20]
Canon
Chiasmus
Claim
Colloquial
that which has been accepted as authentic; also a body of work
a figure of speech and generally a syntactical structure wher…
in argumentation, an assertion of something as fact
a term identifying the diction of the common, ordinary folks,…
Canon
that which has been accepted as authentic; also a body of work
Chiasmus
a figure of speech and generally a syntactical structure wher…
29 terms
AP Eng. Terminology
What is the purpose of close reading?
diction
denotation
connotation
To examine the details of the writer's stylistic choices and…
word choice; words with precise denotations and connotations…
the literal definition of a word
words with meanings or associations that go beyond the dictio…
What is the purpose of close reading?
To examine the details of the writer's stylistic choices and…
diction
word choice; words with precise denotations and connotations…
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Eng AP terminology
allegory
alliteration
allusion
ambiguity
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
The multiple meanings, either intentional or unintentional, o…
allegory
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
48 terms
Terminology AP Eng
Anaphora
Epistrophe
Anadiplosis
Metonymy
Repetition of same group of words at beginning of successive…
Repetition of same groups of words at end of successive clauses
Repetition of last word of one clause at beginning of followi…
An entity is referred to by one of its attributes
Anaphora
Repetition of same group of words at beginning of successive…
Epistrophe
Repetition of same groups of words at end of successive clauses
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AP ENG III Terminology
Aesthetic
Allegory
Allusion
Anachronism
Pertaining to the value of art for its own sake or for form.
Narrative form in which characters and actions have meanings…
Figure of speech which makes brief, even casual reference to…
Use of historically inaccurate details in a text
Aesthetic
Pertaining to the value of art for its own sake or for form.
Allegory
Narrative form in which characters and actions have meanings…
40 terms
AP eng III terminology
archetype
antagonist
protagonist
dynamic
Original model from which something is developed or made; in…
the character pitted against the protagonist of a work with w…
The most important or leading character in a work; usually id…
character has an epiphany or experiences a change during the…
archetype
Original model from which something is developed or made; in…
antagonist
the character pitted against the protagonist of a work with w…
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Clauses AP Eng. 11
Phrase
Clause
Independent Clause... (main)
Simple Sentence
a group of words.
a group of words with a subject and a verb.
a complete sentence.
one independent clause
Phrase
a group of words.
Clause
a group of words with a subject and a verb.
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Diction AP Eng. 11
Connotation
Denotation
Colloquial/Colloquialism
Adage
The non-literal, associative meaning of a word; the implied,…
The strict, literal, dictionary definition of a word, devoid…
The use of slang or in-formalities in speech or writing. Not…
a proverb or short statement expressing a general truth
Connotation
The non-literal, associative meaning of a word; the implied,…
Denotation
The strict, literal, dictionary definition of a word, devoid…
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The Basics AP Eng. 11
Clause
Independent Clause... (main)
Dependent Clause ... (subordinate)
Diction
A grammatical unit that contains both a subject and a verb.
expresses a complete thought and can stand alone as a sentence.
cannot stand alone as a sentence and must be accompanied by a…
refers to the writer's word choices, especially with regard t…
Clause
A grammatical unit that contains both a subject and a verb.
Independent Clause... (main)
expresses a complete thought and can stand alone as a sentence.
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AP ENG Vocab #11
Allay
Capricious
Diurnal
Extricate
Soothe
Flaky
Day-to-Day
Disentangle
Allay
Soothe
Capricious
Flaky
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AP Eng Vocab 11
apostate
bravado
consensus
constrict
(n) one who forsakes his or her religion, party, or cause... Syn…
(n) a display of false or assumed courage... Synonym: Swagger, b…
(n) a collective or general agreement of opinion, feeling, or…
(v) to make smaller or narrower, draw together, squeeze; to s…
apostate
(n) one who forsakes his or her religion, party, or cause... Syn…
bravado
(n) a display of false or assumed courage... Synonym: Swagger, b…
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AP Eng 11
austere
corpulent
derisive
effeminate
without ornament; severely uncompromising; basic and strict
large, bulky, or fat in body
characterized by mockery or ridicule
having traits traditionally considered feminine; softness or…
austere
without ornament; severely uncompromising; basic and strict
corpulent
large, bulky, or fat in body
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AP Eng vocab 11
abet
agile
antidote
ascertain
to encourage or to assist (usually an offense against justice…
characterized by ability to move quickly with suppleness and…
something that relieves the effects of poison
to find out definitely; to determine
abet
to encourage or to assist (usually an offense against justice…
agile
characterized by ability to move quickly with suppleness and…
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AP Eng. 11-20
exalted
befall
imperious
sacrilegious
raised or elevated, as in rank or character; of high station
to happen or occur
domineering in a haughty manner; dictatorial ; overvearing
of, relating to, or involving sacrilege (the violation or pro…
exalted
raised or elevated, as in rank or character; of high station
befall
to happen or occur
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AP ENG VOCAB 11
Abstemious
Censurable
Contingent
Corroborate
Not eating/drinking much
Criticize to blame
Depending on something that may or may not happen/ possiblity
To argue/ support by providing evidence
Abstemious
Not eating/drinking much
Censurable
Criticize to blame
42 terms
Terminology | Rhetorical Terms | AP English 11
Rhetoric
Rhetorical Appeals | Ethos
Rhetorical Appeals | Pathos
Rhetorical Appeals | Logos
Rhetoric: the art of persuasion or persuasive writing. // int…
Ethos (credibility): Ethical appeal | how well someone convin…
Pathos (emotional): Emotional appeal | Appeals to the emotion…
Logos (logical): Logical appeal | Stimulating the logical par…
Rhetoric
Rhetoric: the art of persuasion or persuasive writing. // int…
Rhetorical Appeals | Ethos
Ethos (credibility): Ethical appeal | how well someone convin…
55 terms
AP ENG 11 FINAL
Anaphora
Antithesis
Assonance
Connotation
Repetition of a word, phrase or clause at the beginning of tw…
The presentation of two contrasting images. The ideas are bal…
Repetition of vowel sounds between different consonants, such…
The emotional implications and associations that a word may c…
Anaphora
Repetition of a word, phrase or clause at the beginning of tw…
Antithesis
The presentation of two contrasting images. The ideas are bal…
46 terms
AP Eng 11 Final
ballad meter
blank verse
caesura
conceit
a four-line stanza rhymed ABCB with four feet in lines one an…
poetry written in unrhymed iambic pentameter
a break or pause within a line of poetry indicated by punctua…
a fanciful expression, usually in the form of an extended met…
ballad meter
a four-line stanza rhymed ABCB with four feet in lines one an…
blank verse
poetry written in unrhymed iambic pentameter
10 terms
ap eng week 11
aegis (n)
apropos (adv)
bohemian (adj)
camaraderie (n)
sponsorship, leadership, or protection
at the right time or in just the right way
artistic, unconventional
loyalty and friendship among a group of people
aegis (n)
sponsorship, leadership, or protection
apropos (adv)
at the right time or in just the right way
Vocab 11- AP eng
elixir
desiccated
cessation
juxtapose
a supposed remedy for all ailments
dried up
a stopping; a discontinuance
to place side-by-side for comparison
elixir
a supposed remedy for all ailments
desiccated
dried up
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AP Eng 11
Copiuos
Tenacious
Surreptitious
Voracious
Abundant; plentiful
Tough; stubborn; not letting go
Done something or acting in a secret, sly manner
An insatiable appetite for an activity or pursuit; eager to c…
Copiuos
Abundant; plentiful
Tenacious
Tough; stubborn; not letting go
10 terms
ap eng week 11
aegis (n)
apropos (adv)
bohemian (adj)
camaraderie (n)
sponsorship, leadership, or protection
at the right time or in just the right way
artistic, unconventional
loyalty and friendship among a group of people
aegis (n)
sponsorship, leadership, or protection
apropos (adv)
at the right time or in just the right way
17 terms
Ap Eng 11
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
The repetition of sounds.
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
The multiple meanings of a word, phrase sentence, or passage.
Allegory
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds.
10 terms
ap eng week 11
aegis n
apropos adv
bohemian adj
camaraderie n
leadership
at the right time
artistic
loyalty among a group of people
aegis n
leadership
apropos adv
at the right time
20 terms
AP eng 11 vocab
Jocular
Juxtapose
Laconic
Languid
Humorous, lighthearted
To place side by side for comparison
Using few words, short, concise
Sluggish, dropping from weakness
Jocular
Humorous, lighthearted
Juxtapose
To place side by side for comparison
10 terms
AP Eng Vocab 11
Tenuous
Upbraid
Verdant
Alacrity
very week or slight; poorly supported
find fault with someone; scold
green with grass or other vegetation
bright and cheerful readiness/optimism
Tenuous
very week or slight; poorly supported
Upbraid
find fault with someone; scold
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ap eng week 11
aegis (n)
apropos (adv)
bohemian (adj)
camaraderie (n)
sponsorship, leadership, or protection
at the right time or in just the right way
artistic, unconventional
loyalty and friendship among a group of people
aegis (n)
sponsorship, leadership, or protection
apropos (adv)
at the right time or in just the right way
15 terms
AP Eng 11 5
Fop
Imprecation
Non sequitur
Sanguine
(N) excessively fashion conscious man
(N) curse
(N) something that does not logically follow
(Adj) cheerful or optimistic
Fop
(N) excessively fashion conscious man
Imprecation
(N) curse
AP Eng 11 Vocab
paucity
minuscule / minute
corpulent
rotund
[noun] scarcity or lack; dearth
[adjective] tiny (measurement of size or amount)
[adjective] overweight; fat
[adjective] round in body; chubby
paucity
[noun] scarcity or lack; dearth
minuscule / minute
[adjective] tiny (measurement of size or amount)
50 terms
AP 11 Eng vocab
acquiesce
altruistic
ameliorate
amicable
to accept without protest; to agree or submit
unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
to make better, to improve
friendly, peaceable
acquiesce
to accept without protest; to agree or submit
altruistic
unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
20 terms
AP Eng 11
Rhetorical Techniques DEPENDING ON WOR…
Analogy
Zeugma
Metonymy
...
Implied comparison that sets up a proportional relationship b…
Use of a word to modify or govern two or more words although…
Describing something (abstract/complex) indirectly by referri…
Rhetorical Techniques DEPENDING ON WOR…
...
Analogy
Implied comparison that sets up a proportional relationship b…
47 terms
AP ENG 11 TERMS
Understatement
Meiosis
Litotes
Pun
An intentional representation of something as less than is
A form of understatement or belittling something;something is…
A form of understatement in whish a statement is affirmed
A play on words that have similar sounds but different meanings
Understatement
An intentional representation of something as less than is
Meiosis
A form of understatement or belittling something;something is…
20 terms
AP Eng Voc 11
abrogate
ambient
asperity
burnish
(v.) to repeal, cancel, declare null and void
(adj.) completely surrounding, encompassing
(n.) roughness, severity; bitterness or tartness
(v.) to make smooth or glossy by rubbing, polish; (n.) gloss,…
abrogate
(v.) to repeal, cancel, declare null and void
ambient
(adj.) completely surrounding, encompassing
21 terms
AP Terms - Eng.11
hyperbole
allegory
parallelism
euphemisms
a figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
phrases or sentences of a similar construction/meaning placed…
a word used in place of another word that is viewed as more d…
hyperbole
a figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
allegory
a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
25 terms
AP Eng 11 Vocab
adulation
anachronistic
assiduous
censure
High praise, suspicious flattery
Out of date, out of place historically
Hard working, diligent
To criticize harshly
adulation
High praise, suspicious flattery
anachronistic
Out of date, out of place historically
70 terms
AP Eng 11 vocab
allegory
alliteration
allusion
analogy
a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
a comparison between two things, typically on the basis of th…
allegory
a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
10 terms
AP Eng. Vocab 11
Austere
Corpulent
Derisive
Effeminate
adj. - severe in manner or appearance; uncompromising; strict…
adj. - large or bulky of body; portly; stout; fat
adj. - characterized by or expressing derision; contemptuous;…
adj. - (of a man or boy) having traits, tastes, habits, etc.,…
Austere
adj. - severe in manner or appearance; uncompromising; strict…
Corpulent
adj. - large or bulky of body; portly; stout; fat
61 terms
AP Eng 11 Terms
Allegory
Appeal to False Authority
Ad Hominem
Alliteration
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Attempting to bolster an argument with references to experts…
Tries to divert attention from the facts of an argument by at…
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Allegory
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Appeal to False Authority
Attempting to bolster an argument with references to experts…
25 terms
AP Eng WWW #11
-i
jus
lum
ann
plural
law
light
year
-i
plural
jus
law
61 terms
AP Eng 11 Terms
Allegory
Appeal to False Authority
Ad Hominem
Alliteration
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Attempting to bolster an argument with references to experts…
Tries to divert attention from the facts of an argument by at…
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Allegory
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Appeal to False Authority
Attempting to bolster an argument with references to experts…
7 terms
AP ENG 11 Terms
anaphora
antithesis
apostrophe
appositive
repeats a word or phrase in successive phrases
makes a connection between two things
addresses an abstraction or personification that is not physi…
places a noun or phrase next to another noun for descriptive…
anaphora
repeats a word or phrase in successive phrases
antithesis
makes a connection between two things
20 terms
AP Eng Vocab 11
anomaly
askance
beatific
cognizant
something that deviates from what is standard, normal, or exp…
with an attitude or look of suspicion or disapproval.
blissfully happy.
having knowledge or being aware of.
anomaly
something that deviates from what is standard, normal, or exp…
askance
with an attitude or look of suspicion or disapproval.
20 terms
Ap Eng vocab 11
abstain
assay
augument
catharis
to choose not to do something
Analyze; evaluate
to make larger, increase
purification, cleansing
abstain
to choose not to do something
assay
Analyze; evaluate
30 terms
AP ENG VOC 11
braggadocio
pecadillo
avant garde
bête noire
empty boasting; bragging; a boasting person a brraggert
a petty sin; a trifling fault; a small sin
a group active in the invention and application off new techn…
one that is particularly disliked or that is to be avoided; a…
braggadocio
empty boasting; bragging; a boasting person a brraggert
pecadillo
a petty sin; a trifling fault; a small sin
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