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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
Genre AP Eng. 11
classicism
didactic
gothic
parody
Art or literature characterized by a realistic view of people…
A term used to describe fiction, nonfiction, or poetry that t…
Writing characterized by gloom, mystery, fear, and/or death.
An exaggerated imitation of a serious work for humorous purpo…
classicism
Art or literature characterized by a realistic view of people…
didactic
A term used to describe fiction, nonfiction, or poetry that t…
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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.
Repetition AP Eng. 11
Alliteration
Anaphora
Chiasmus
Diacope
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonants in tw…
the same expression (word or words) is repeated at the beginn…
a figure of speech in which two successive phrases or clauses…
Repetition of a word or phrase after an intervening word or p…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonants in tw…
Anaphora
the same expression (word or words) is repeated at the beginn…
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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…
Sentences AP Eng. 11
Balanced Sentence
Cumulative/Loose Sentence
Periodic Sentence
Declarative Sentence
A sentence in which two parallel elements are set off against…
When the writer begins with an independent clause, then adds…
When the main idea is not completed until the end of the sent…
States an idea. It does not give a command or request, nor do…
Balanced Sentence
A sentence in which two parallel elements are set off against…
Cumulative/Loose Sentence
When the writer begins with an independent clause, then adds…
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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
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 Vocab #11
Allay
Capricious
Diurnal
Extricate
Soothe
Flaky
Day-to-Day
Disentangle
Allay
Soothe
Capricious
Flaky
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 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
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…
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
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ap eng 11
Scare Tactics
Ad Hominem Argument
Slippery Slope
Bandwagon Appeals
The arguer tries to frighten listeners into agreeing with him…
The arguer attacks the opponent rather than the opponent's id…
The arguer claims that a sort of chain reaction, usually endi…
The arguer encourages the listener to agree with a position b…
Scare Tactics
The arguer tries to frighten listeners into agreeing with him…
Ad Hominem Argument
The arguer attacks the opponent rather than the opponent's id…
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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
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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
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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
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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
AP Eng 11 6
Antipathy
Elucidate
Imminent
Benal
(N) intense dislike
(V) to make clear
(Adj) likely to happen or threatening
(Adj) common or ordinary
Antipathy
(N) intense dislike
Elucidate
(V) to make clear
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)
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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
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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…
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AP Eng. 11 Vocab.
Pallor
Pallid
Appall
Livid
Extreme or unnatural paleness... ant. Flushed
Lacking color; dull... syn. Wan
To fill with horror or disapproval ... syn. Horrify
1. Blueish-black... 2. Enraged; furious
Pallor
Extreme or unnatural paleness... ant. Flushed
Pallid
Lacking color; dull... syn. Wan
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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
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…
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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…
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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
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…
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AP Eng WWW #11
-i
jus
lum
ann
plural
law
light
year
-i
plural
jus
law
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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
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
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AP ENG 11 TERMS
Abstract
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
refers to language that describes concepts rather than concre…
an extended narrative in prose or verse in which characters,…
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
indirect references to works, events, or figures that the aut…
Abstract
refers to language that describes concepts rather than concre…
Allegory
an extended narrative in prose or verse in which characters,…
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Eng 11 ap
Rhetoric
Audience
Context
Purpose
The study of persuasive, effective language; "available means…
One's listener or readership; those to whom a speech or piece…
The occasion or the time and place it was written or spoken
A goal that the speaker or writer wants to achieve
Rhetoric
The study of persuasive, effective language; "available means…
Audience
One's listener or readership; those to whom a speech or piece…
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ENG 11 AP: Argumentation
Dialectic
5 Points of Classical Argument
Categorical Argument
Arguments of evaluation
Roots in Debate; Discourse between two people with opposing v…
Intro, Narration, Confirmation, Refutation/Concession, Summat…
X Belongs in Category Y
Evaluating a certain problem or topic; Definitional argument…
Dialectic
Roots in Debate; Discourse between two people with opposing v…
5 Points of Classical Argument
Intro, Narration, Confirmation, Refutation/Concession, Summat…
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.
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
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 11: Rhetorical Terms
Ethos
Pathos
Logos
Alliteration
an appeal to ethics, and it is a means of convincing someone…
an appeal to emotion, and is a way of convincing an audience…
an appeal to logic, and is a way of persuading an audience by…
the recurrence of initial consonant sounds (ex. rubber baby b…
Ethos
an appeal to ethics, and it is a means of convincing someone…
Pathos
an appeal to emotion, and is a way of convincing an audience…
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
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.
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Ap Eng 11 Unit 1
Approbation
Assuage
Coalition
Decadence
The expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; offi…
To make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an…
A combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose.
Decline, decay, or deterioration; a condition or period of de…
Approbation
The expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; offi…
Assuage
To make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an…
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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
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Eng 11 AP Glossary terms
Aristotrlian triangle
Audience
Concession
Connotation
(Rhetorical Truangle) speaker top, audience left, subject rig…
Person or group of people listening to or reading the text.
An acknowledgement that an opposing argument may be true or r…
Meanings or associations that readers have with a word beyond…
Aristotrlian triangle
(Rhetorical Truangle) speaker top, audience left, subject rig…
Audience
Person or group of people listening to or reading the text.
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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
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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
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
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ap eng 11 final
abject
acuity
allay
allege
degraded; base, contemptible; cringing, servile; complete and…
sharpness, particularly of the mind or senses
to calm or pacify, set to rest; to lessen or relieve
to assert w/o proof or confirmation
abject
degraded; base, contemptible; cringing, servile; complete and…
acuity
sharpness, particularly of the mind or senses
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AP eng 11 vocab 6
anomalous
aspersion
bizarre
brusque
abnormal, irregular, departing from usual
damaging or derogatory statement; slandering or defaming
strange or unusual
abrupt, blunt
anomalous
abnormal, irregular, departing from usual
aspersion
damaging or derogatory statement; slandering or defaming
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