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65 terms
English Vocab Semester 2 AP ENG LANG
anachronism
a priori
assiduous
denigrate
something or someone that is not in its correct historical or…
from a general law to a particular instance; valid independen…
constant in application or effort; working diligently at a ta…
to speak damagingly of; criticize in a derogatory manner; sul…
anachronism
something or someone that is not in its correct historical or…
a priori
from a general law to a particular instance; valid independen…
64 terms
ap eng
Rhetoric
Juxtaposition
Periodic sentence
Cumulative sentence
Logos-fact/reason ... Pathos-emotion ... Ethos-character
placing things side by side for a better understanding
main part of sentence is closer to the end
main part of sentence is at beginning
Rhetoric
Logos-fact/reason ... Pathos-emotion ... Ethos-character
Juxtaposition
placing things side by side for a better understanding
31 terms
SUPPORT ENGLISH CLASS ENG/ENG
grammar
explain
practice
verbs
the rules about how words change their form and combine with…
to make something clear or easy to understand by describing o…
training
words that describe actions, experience or conditions (for ex…
grammar
the rules about how words change their form and combine with…
explain
to make something clear or easy to understand by describing o…
10 terms
AP Eng
allocation
ascetic
beguile
crass
to divide and give out for a special reason
relating to or having a strict and simple way of living
to trick or deceive
having or showing no understanding of what is proper or accep…
allocation
to divide and give out for a special reason
ascetic
relating to or having a strict and simple way of living
17 terms
Ap Eng
Mortification
Courtly
Sacrosanct
Platonic
A feeling of great shame
Respectful and formal
Sacred or holy
Based on friendship (not physical)
Mortification
A feeling of great shame
Courtly
Respectful and formal
41 terms
English (eng)
COMPUTER GENERATED IMAGERY
COLORIZATION
CLOSE-UP
CLAYMATION
The use of 3D graphics and technology to enhance special effe…
...
A shot in which the subject is larger than the frame, reveali…
Filming of figures and models constructed out of moldable mat…
COMPUTER GENERATED IMAGERY
The use of 3D graphics and technology to enhance special effe…
COLORIZATION
...
AP ENG
rhetoric
paradox
repartee
direct object
argumentation
contradictory
conversation
receives the action
rhetoric
argumentation
paradox
contradictory
21 terms
AP ENG
Good arguments
prove point by telling a story
narration
process
process, definition, cause and effect, narration, description
narration
prove point by telling a story
well first...then...then....
Good arguments
process, definition, cause and effect, narration, description
prove point by telling a story
narration
43 terms
AP ENG
Zeugma
Theme
Synecdoche
Satire
a figure of speech in which a word applies to two others in d…
the subject of a talk, a piece of writing, a person's thought…
a figure of speech in which a part is used for the whole or t…
the use of irony, sarcasm, ridicule, or the like, in exposing…
Zeugma
a figure of speech in which a word applies to two others in d…
Theme
the subject of a talk, a piece of writing, a person's thought…
61 terms
AP Eng
lemmings
mourner
dire
gnarled
anyone who mindlessly follows a crowd;... little rodents that lo…
a person who attends a funeral as a relative or friend of the…
fraught with extreme danger
knotted, twisted, lumpy
lemmings
anyone who mindlessly follows a crowd;... little rodents that lo…
mourner
a person who attends a funeral as a relative or friend of the…
12 terms
AP Eng
Realism
Refrain
Rhetorical question
Rhyme
Describing nature/life without idealization
Repeated stanza/line in poem or song
Question asked for stylistic effect, answer not expected
Repetition of same/similar sounds
Realism
Describing nature/life without idealization
Refrain
Repeated stanza/line in poem or song
84 terms
ap eng
formal diction
informal diction
slang
allegory
the choice and use of words for serious and/or academic means
language that is not as lofty or impersonal as formal diction…
a type of language that consists of words and phrases that ar…
A story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
formal diction
the choice and use of words for serious and/or academic means
informal diction
language that is not as lofty or impersonal as formal diction…
20 terms
AP Eng
Clandestine
Abate
Importune
Sanctimonious
Secret, sly
To become less of
requesting, pushing for
Superiority
Clandestine
Secret, sly
Abate
To become less of
30 terms
Ap eng
Factious
Ignoble
Boor
Aegis
Causing diagreement
Not noble
Rude
Shield
Factious
Causing diagreement
Ignoble
Not noble
11 terms
ap eng
collective noun
compound noun
common noun
proper noun
herd
sister in law
dog
New York City
collective noun
herd
compound noun
sister in law
20 terms
AP ENG
deride
decry
bemoan
abet
make fun of; insult
criticize; blame
expressing sorrow
assist in wrongdoing
deride
make fun of; insult
decry
criticize; blame
20 terms
ap eng
allegory
alliteration
allusion
anadiplosis
a story, poem, or pocture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
reputation of consonants
a brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing, or…
last word of a clause is the same as the first of the next cl…
allegory
a story, poem, or pocture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
alliteration
reputation of consonants
8 terms
Ap eng
Ad hominem
Allegory
Allusion
Ambiguity
Characters attack,some consider it bad but in rhetoric it's n…
Universal symbol or personified abstraction
Reference in a literary work
Multiple meanings of a word or phrase
Ad hominem
Characters attack,some consider it bad but in rhetoric it's n…
Allegory
Universal symbol or personified abstraction
10 terms
AP Eng
Begging the question
Canon
Claim
Colloquial
Ploy where the arguer sidesteps question/conflict, evading/ig…
That which has been accepted as authentic
An assertion of something as fact
Ordinary language; vernacular
Begging the question
Ploy where the arguer sidesteps question/conflict, evading/ig…
Canon
That which has been accepted as authentic
15 terms
AP Eng
Parallelism
Anaphora
Chiasmus
Antithesis
Sentence construction which places equal grammatical construc…
Repetition of a word, phrase, or clause at the beginning of t…
When the same words are used twice in succession, but the sec…
Two opposite or contrasting words, phrases, clauses, or even…
Parallelism
Sentence construction which places equal grammatical construc…
Anaphora
Repetition of a word, phrase, or clause at the beginning of t…
12 terms
Ap eng
Asyndeton
Anaphora
Assonance
Epistrophe
No conjunctions
Same start
Same vowel sound
Similar at end
Asyndeton
No conjunctions
Anaphora
Same start
8 terms
AP Eng.
malevolent
mitigate
circumspection
conjecture
having showing or arising from intense often visicious ill wi…
make less painful
careful to consider all circumstances and possible consequences
an opinion formed on the basis of incomplete information
malevolent
having showing or arising from intense often visicious ill wi…
mitigate
make less painful
13 terms
AP Eng.
Alacrity
Aphorism
Apostasy
Apotheosis
Cheerful willingness; eagerness; quickness; not hesitant or r…
Concise statement of principle
Renunciation of a religious faith; abandonment of a previous…
elevation to divine status;deification; perfect example; quin…
Alacrity
Cheerful willingness; eagerness; quickness; not hesitant or r…
Aphorism
Concise statement of principle
10 terms
AP Eng
emit
elicit
espionage
facile
send out noise, signal
to call forth
spying
easy; effortless
emit
send out noise, signal
elicit
to call forth
15 terms
AP Eng
Connotation
Dennotation
Ruminate
Immolate
commonly understood cultural or emotional association that so…
the literal or primary meaning of a word
think deeply about something
kill or offer as a sacrifice, especially by burning
Connotation
commonly understood cultural or emotional association that so…
Dennotation
the literal or primary meaning of a word
15 terms
AP eng
Counterclaim
Argument
Rebuttals
Claim/assertions
An objection the readers/audience may purpose to an author's/…
A series of statements design to convince the reader of somet…
A denial by an author/speaker of the truth or credibility of…
What the writer or speaker wants to prove
Counterclaim
An objection the readers/audience may purpose to an author's/…
Argument
A series of statements design to convince the reader of somet…
133 terms
ap eng
elegy
voice
contradiction
nostalgia
a mournful poem; a lament for the dead
the ability to speak;a sound suggestive of a vocal utterance
the speech act of contradicting someone;(logic) a statement t…
longing for something past
elegy
a mournful poem; a lament for the dead
voice
the ability to speak;a sound suggestive of a vocal utterance
11 terms
AP ENG
Allay (V)
Capacious (ADJ_)
Diurnal (ADJ)
Extricate (V)
diminish or put at rest
having a lot of space inside, roomy
during the day
free from constraint or difficult
Allay (V)
diminish or put at rest
Capacious (ADJ_)
having a lot of space inside, roomy
16 terms
AP eng
Alliteration
Assonance
Consonance
Rhyme
The repetition of initial consonant sounds
The repetition of vowel sounds
The repetition of final consonant sounds
The repetition of accented vowel sounds and any succeeding co…
Alliteration
The repetition of initial consonant sounds
Assonance
The repetition of vowel sounds
17 terms
AP Eng
ad hominem
Anaphora
antithesis
Asyndeton
Latin phrase for "against the man"; in an argument or debate…
Repetition of a word, phrase, or clause at the beginning of o…
a balancing of two opposite or contrasting words, phrases, or…
Commas used (with no conjunction) to separate a series of wor…
ad hominem
Latin phrase for "against the man"; in an argument or debate…
Anaphora
Repetition of a word, phrase, or clause at the beginning of o…
20 terms
ENG 12 AP Vocab 1
Acquisitive
Arrogate
Banal
Belabor
Able to retain ideas or information, concerned with getting w…
To claim or take without right.
Obvious, trite, been done before too much
To work on excessively.
Acquisitive
Able to retain ideas or information, concerned with getting w…
Arrogate
To claim or take without right.
11 terms
AP eng
questions
stradtgy to eliminate
Shift in tone
key idea of Phetoric
diction... tone... author's feeling... attitude of author and audience…
bad answer choice... no qualifier... new one... "in the text"... parallel…
However although nevertheless
intent-purpose-meaning-audience-affect
questions
diction... tone... author's feeling... attitude of author and audience…
stradtgy to eliminate
bad answer choice... no qualifier... new one... "in the text"... parallel…
AP ENG
Appeals
Ethos
Pathos
Logos
Ethos, Pathos & Logos.
Argument by character.
Argument by emotions.
Argument by logic.
Appeals
Ethos, Pathos & Logos.
Ethos
Argument by character.
17 terms
ap eng
ambivalent
aver
corpulent
deprecate
Having mixed feelings
(adj.) having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling
(adj.) fat; having a large, bulky body
To express disapproval of something/someone
ambivalent
Having mixed feelings
aver
(adj.) having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling
11 terms
AP eng
Allegory
Ambiguity
Anaphora
Anastrophe
Story or poem in which characters settings, and events stand…
Deliberately suggesting two or more different and sometimes c…
Repetition of a word, phrase, or clause at the beginning of t…
Inversion of the usual, normal, or logical order of the parts…
Allegory
Story or poem in which characters settings, and events stand…
Ambiguity
Deliberately suggesting two or more different and sometimes c…
29 terms
Ap eng
Alliteration
Assonance
Onomatopoeia
Simile
Repetition of words at the beginning of each letter
Repetition of vowel sounds
Sound of words
Using like or as... Ex: crazy like a lion
Alliteration
Repetition of words at the beginning of each letter
Assonance
Repetition of vowel sounds
10 terms
ap eng
cajole
capricious
desiccated
demure
to urge; coax
subject to whim; frickle
dried up; dehydrated
quiet, modest, reserved
cajole
to urge; coax
capricious
subject to whim; frickle
15 terms
AP Eng
Appealing
Free
To open
Beer
Atractivo
Gratis
Abrir
Le cerveza
Appealing
Atractivo
Free
Gratis
10 terms
AP Eng
Acerbic
Alacrity
Brusque
Capricious
Biting, bitter in tone or taste
Eagerness, speed
Short, abrupt, dismissive
Subject to whim, fickle
Acerbic
Biting, bitter in tone or taste
Alacrity
Eagerness, speed
21 terms
Ap eng
Allegory
Alliteration
Ambiguity
Anaphora
Story or poem in which characters, settings, and events stand…
Repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words t…
Deliberately suggesting two or more different, and sometimes…
Repetition of a word, phrase, or clause at the beginning of t…
Allegory
Story or poem in which characters, settings, and events stand…
Alliteration
Repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words t…
35 terms
AP Eng
Allegory
Allusion
Anachromism
Antecedent
Story in which each aspect of the story has a symbolic meanin…
Reference to another work or famous figure
Aspect of a story that doesn't belong in its supposed time se…
Word, phrase, or clause that determines what a pronoun refers…
Allegory
Story in which each aspect of the story has a symbolic meanin…
Allusion
Reference to another work or famous figure
41 terms
AP Eng
Plot
Exposition
Rising Action
Climax
The series of events in a story
Is the characters,setting and conflicts are often presented.…
Events unfold and tensions build
The highest point of suspense
Plot
The series of events in a story
Exposition
Is the characters,setting and conflicts are often presented.…
8 terms
ap eng
pantheism
parody
pastoral
pathetic fallacy
a philosophical, religious attitude which find the spirit of…
a composition bursquing or imitating another, usually serious…
a poem treating of shephards and rustic life
the tendency of poets and writers of impassioned prose to cre…
pantheism
a philosophical, religious attitude which find the spirit of…
parody
a composition bursquing or imitating another, usually serious…
15 terms
Ap eng
Acerbic
Admonitory
Apathetic
Condemnatory
Sarcastic
Giving a warning
Showing no interest
Expressing strong disapproval
Acerbic
Sarcastic
Admonitory
Giving a warning
73 terms
AP ENG
Allegory
Ambiguity
Anaphora
Assonance
Representation of abstract ideas or principles by characters,…
When an author leaves out details/information or is unclear a…
Repetition of a word or a phrase at the beginning of successi…
Repetition of the same vowel sound in a phrase or line of poe…
Allegory
Representation of abstract ideas or principles by characters,…
Ambiguity
When an author leaves out details/information or is unclear a…
13 terms
AP Eng
ex officio
infringe
ingratiate
interloper
by virtue of holding a certain office
to violate, trespass, go beyond recognize bounds
to make oneself agreeable and thus gain favor or acceptance b…
one who moves in where he or she is not wanted or has no righ…
ex officio
by virtue of holding a certain office
infringe
to violate, trespass, go beyond recognize bounds
71 terms
AP Eng
connotation
denotation
diction
syntax
an idea or feeling that a word invokes in addition to its lit…
the literal meaning of a word... ex) affordable- inexpensive
the choice and use of words and phrases in speech or writing,…
the arrangement of words and phrases to create well-formed se…
connotation
an idea or feeling that a word invokes in addition to its lit…
denotation
the literal meaning of a word... ex) affordable- inexpensive
30 terms
AP Eng
Allegory
Allusion
Ambiguity
Analogy
fictional work where characters represent ideas or concepts
passing reference to something
uncertain or indefinite
comparing unfamiliar thing to familiar thing
Allegory
fictional work where characters represent ideas or concepts
Allusion
passing reference to something
40 terms
Ap Eng
physiognomies
augured
betokened
magistrate
face; or, art of judging character from facial features
to predict, forecast the future.
To mean, stand for
Judge or law enforcement officers
physiognomies
face; or, art of judging character from facial features
augured
to predict, forecast the future.
25 terms
ap eng
Adage
ad hominem argument
allegory
allusion
A stitch in time saves nine.
Don't vote for them because they are ugly.
Lord of the Flies
like Sisyphus
Adage
A stitch in time saves nine.
ad hominem argument
Don't vote for them because they are ugly.
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