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AP Lang "Politics and the English Language"
Archaism
Chauvinistic
Conformity
Debase
Archaic
Excessive patriotism
Accordance
To reduce in value
Archaism
Archaic
Chauvinistic
Excessive patriotism
16 terms
History of the English Language - AP Lang
12,000 BC
4000 BC
False Start #1
43 AD
Ice Age lifts, NW Euros arrive in British Isles; Tribes arriv…
Proto-Indo Europeans migrate out of Armenia to Western Europe…
Gaelic language and Proto-Indo European exist in Britain but…
Romans arrive in Britain; Natives scatter to north and edges…
12,000 BC
Ice Age lifts, NW Euros arrive in British Isles; Tribes arriv…
4000 BC
Proto-Indo Europeans migrate out of Armenia to Western Europe…
30 terms
AP Lang Figurative Language #3
Anastrophe
Antithesis
Apposition
Asyndeton
General word order -yoda speak; (Powerful you have become)
Opposite; (Speech is silver, but silence is gold)
Placing two elements side by side; (the sidewalk just outside…
Intentionally leaving out conjunctions; (wind, surf, sun -cou…
Anastrophe
General word order -yoda speak; (Powerful you have become)
Antithesis
Opposite; (Speech is silver, but silence is gold)
16 terms
Figurative Language for AP Lang
Allusion
Apostrophe
Antithesis
Euphemism
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
A figure of speech in which someone absent or dead or somethi…
a figure of speech in which an opposition or contrast of idea…
An indirect, less offensive way of saying something that is c…
Allusion
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
Apostrophe
A figure of speech in which someone absent or dead or somethi…
12 terms
Ap english lang(3)
Inference
Invective
Irony
Metaphor
To draw a reasonable conclusion from the information presented
An emotionally violent, verbal denunciation or attack using s…
The contrast between what is stated explicitly and what is re…
An implied comparison between two unlike things
Inference
To draw a reasonable conclusion from the information presented
Invective
An emotionally violent, verbal denunciation or attack using s…
21 terms
AP Lang Week #3 Rhetorical Language
imagery
invective
verbal irony
situational irony
consists of words or phrases a writer uses to represent perso…
denunciatory were abusive language; discourse a cast blame on…
when the speaker says one thing more meaning the opposite
when a situation turns out differently from what one would ex…
imagery
consists of words or phrases a writer uses to represent perso…
invective
denunciatory were abusive language; discourse a cast blame on…
23 terms
AP Lang Language and Composition- Terms #3
Style
Subject Complement
Subordinate Clause
Syllogism
The consideration of <term> has two purposes: (1) an evaluati…
The word (with any accompanying phrases) or clauses that foll…
Like all clauses, this word group contains both a subject and…
From the Greek for "reckoning together" a <term> is a deducti…
Style
The consideration of <term> has two purposes: (1) an evaluati…
Subject Complement
The word (with any accompanying phrases) or clauses that foll…
15 terms
AP Lang & Composition- Language Test #3
Diction
High or Formal Style
Middle or Neutral Style
Low or informal Style
The words the writer chooses to convey a particular meaning
Dignified, elevator, and often impersonal. Elaborate, or soph…
Follows rules of grammar and usage common, an exceptional voc…
Plain language of Everyday Use, including slang, jargon,vulga…
Diction
The words the writer chooses to convey a particular meaning
High or Formal Style
Dignified, elevator, and often impersonal. Elaborate, or soph…
14 terms
AP English Lang #3
Concomitant
Conflagration
Contrite
Conundrum
Accompaning in a subordinate fashion
Great fire
Eager to be forgiven
Puzzle
Concomitant
Accompaning in a subordinate fashion
Conflagration
Great fire
25 terms
Ap Lang English 3
Abstract Language
Allusion
Ambiguity
Annotation
Language describing ideas and qualities rather than observabl…
An indirect reference to something with which the reader is s…
An event or situation that may be interpreted in more than on…
Explanatory notes added to a text to explain, clarify, or pro…
Abstract Language
Language describing ideas and qualities rather than observabl…
Allusion
An indirect reference to something with which the reader is s…
14 terms
AP Lang Unit 3 The Science of Language
Cognate
Derivative
Diminutive
Inflection
Related by being derived, descended, or borrowed from the sam…
Word formed from another word or root (ex: adding a suffix/pr…
Word formed by shortening or by adding suffixes that indicate…
Change in the form of words that indicates a grammatical dist…
Cognate
Related by being derived, descended, or borrowed from the sam…
Derivative
Word formed from another word or root (ex: adding a suffix/pr…
20 terms
AP English Language 3
ad hominem
colloquial
declarative sentence
exposition
A fallacy that attacks the person rather than dealing with th…
Characteristic of ordinary conversation rather than formal sp…
A sentence that makes a statement
Background information presented in a literary work.
ad hominem
A fallacy that attacks the person rather than dealing with th…
colloquial
Characteristic of ordinary conversation rather than formal sp…
21 terms
AP Lang: Language of Composition - Chapter 1
Audience
Concession
Connotation
Context
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text.
An acknowledgement that an opposing argument may be true or r…
Meanings or associations that readers have with a word beyond…
The circumstances, atmosphere, attitudes, and events surround…
Audience
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text.
Concession
An acknowledgement that an opposing argument may be true or r…
124 terms
Close Reading AP English Language (AP 3)
Inference
Archetype
Antagonist
Protagonist
opinion with evidence to support
an original pattern or model from which all other things of t…
person who opposes the protagonist
the hero or main character
Inference
opinion with evidence to support
Archetype
an original pattern or model from which all other things of t…
20 terms
AP English Language #3
loathe
reprimand
lackluster
caustic
to hate
to show sharp disapproval
dull
sarcastic, biting
loathe
to hate
reprimand
to show sharp disapproval
10 terms
Figurative Language AP Lang
Metaphor
Simile
Personification
Hyperbole
An implied comparison that equates two things or qualities
A direct comparison; usually using "like" or "as"
Humanization of inanimate or nonhuman objects or qualities
An elaborate exaggeration, often intended to be humorous or i…
Metaphor
An implied comparison that equates two things or qualities
Simile
A direct comparison; usually using "like" or "as"
10 terms
Ap English Lang. Vocab 3
Allegory
Allusion
Ambiguity
Analogy
device of using character and/or story elements symbolically…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
The multiple meanings, either intentional or unintentional, o…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
Allegory
device of using character and/or story elements symbolically…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
19 terms
AP English Language 3
Appease
Abate
Prudence
Abhor
To bring to a state of peace or quiet; soothe
To lessen or reduce in force or intensity
Exercise of good and cautious judgement
To regard with disgust
Appease
To bring to a state of peace or quiet; soothe
Abate
To lessen or reduce in force or intensity
253 terms
AP Lang Language Words
Artificial
Bombastic
Colloquial
Concrete
Not natural or real; made, produced, or done to seem natural
High sounding, but has little meaning; pretentious or pompous…
to speak in an informal way
relation to specific people, things, or actions rather than g…
Artificial
Not natural or real; made, produced, or done to seem natural
Bombastic
High sounding, but has little meaning; pretentious or pompous…
10 terms
AP English and Language 3
Balletic
Diminutive
Evoke
Precipitous
Of or relating to a characteristic of ballet; graceful
Extremely or unusually small
To bring or recall to conscious mind
Dangerously high or steep
Balletic
Of or relating to a characteristic of ballet; graceful
Diminutive
Extremely or unusually small
14 terms
AP English Language #3
Ethos
Pathos
Logos
Logical fallacies
Demonstrates that they are trustworthy, un bias,or credible.…
An appeal to emotions, values,desire, or hope and fear/ preju…
Reason/ logic that is used in a statement or argument that pe…
Making an error in reasoning of an argument; false conclusion…
Ethos
Demonstrates that they are trustworthy, un bias,or credible.…
Pathos
An appeal to emotions, values,desire, or hope and fear/ preju…
43 terms
ap lang - language devices
verbal irony
dramatic irony
situation irony
ambiguity
where the literal meaning is opposite of the actual meaning (…
when the audience knows something that a character doesn't, u…
when the opposite happens of what is expected (cosmic irony)
the tendency of a poem to have a multiplicity of meanings
verbal irony
where the literal meaning is opposite of the actual meaning (…
dramatic irony
when the audience knows something that a character doesn't, u…
29 terms
AP Lang: Figurative Language
Trope
Motif
Imagery
Metaphor
The use of figurative language or language to show different…
a unifying idea that is a recurrent element in a literary or…
the ability to form mental images of things or events, appeal…
a figure of speech in which an expression is used to refer to…
Trope
The use of figurative language or language to show different…
Motif
a unifying idea that is a recurrent element in a literary or…
15 terms
AP Lang Vocabulary (Legal Language)
Adjudicate
Appellate
Collusion
Deposition
Act as a judge
Able to uphold or reverse previous decisions
Conspiracy
Testimony under oath
Adjudicate
Act as a judge
Appellate
Able to uphold or reverse previous decisions
53 terms
AP English Lang/Comp #3
Interior monologue
Invective
Jalousie
Jargon
narrative technique that exhibits the thoughts passing throug…
vehement or violent denunciation, censure, or reproach; vitup…
a blind with adjustable horizontal slats for admitting light…
special words or expressions that are used by a particular pr…
Interior monologue
narrative technique that exhibits the thoughts passing throug…
Invective
vehement or violent denunciation, censure, or reproach; vitup…
29 terms
AP Lang: Language and Arrangement
Denotation
Connotation
Ambiguity
Ambivalence
the most direct or specific meaning of a word or expression
The unspoken, emotional meaning, or the associations that are…
unclear
the presence of opposing attitudes or feelings - indecisivene…
Denotation
the most direct or specific meaning of a word or expression
Connotation
The unspoken, emotional meaning, or the associations that are…
21 terms
Pg 3 AP English Lang
Imagery
Euphemism
Genre
Voice
Sensory details in a work; the use of figurative language to…
Substitution of a milder or less direct expression for one th…
Term used to describe literary forms, such as tragedy, comedy…
The acknowledged or unacknowledged source of words of the sto…
Imagery
Sensory details in a work; the use of figurative language to…
Euphemism
Substitution of a milder or less direct expression for one th…
20 terms
AP English language 3
Slippery slope
Either or reasoning
Earnest
Caricature
an idea or course of action which will lead to something unac…
When an issue is clear-cut, either/or reasoning is fine. (Eit…
resulting from or showing sincere and intense conviction.
a picture, description, or imitation of a person or thing in…
Slippery slope
an idea or course of action which will lead to something unac…
Either or reasoning
When an issue is clear-cut, either/or reasoning is fine. (Eit…
20 terms
AP English Language #3
Argument
Assonance
Asyndeton
Audience
A series of statements/reasons and a conclusion drawn from th…
Repetition of a similar vowel in a sequence of nearby words.
The omission of coordinating conjunctions.
The intended reader.
Argument
A series of statements/reasons and a conclusion drawn from th…
Assonance
Repetition of a similar vowel in a sequence of nearby words.
60 terms
AP English Language/ 3
Adjunct
Bellwether
Caterwaul
Chimercal
Something added to it but not essential
A male sheep that leads the flock wearing a bell; a leader
To utter a long wailing cry; howl or screech
Unreal; imaginary; visionary; widely fanciful; highly unreali…
Adjunct
Something added to it but not essential
Bellwether
A male sheep that leads the flock wearing a bell; a leader
20 terms
VOCAB #3 AP English Lang
Animosity
Annex
Candid
Candor
Dislike; hate
Addition; to add; to take over
Honest; direct
Quality of being open, honest
Animosity
Dislike; hate
Annex
Addition; to add; to take over
20 terms
AP English Lang Vocab 3
Montage
Sentiment
Pastoral (noun)
Whimsy
selecting, editing, and piecing together separate sections of…
a view of or attitude toward a situation or event; an opinion
a work of literature portraying an idealized version of count…
playfully quaint or fanciful behavior or humor
Montage
selecting, editing, and piecing together separate sections of…
Sentiment
a view of or attitude toward a situation or event; an opinion
31 terms
Vocab 3 AP English Lang
limpid
acme
chalice
heathens
free of anything that darkens; completely clear.
peak, highest point
a large cup or goblet, typically used for drinking wine.
a person who does not belong to a widely held religion; pagan
limpid
free of anything that darkens; completely clear.
acme
peak, highest point
15 terms
AP English Lang Terms #3
litote
logic
metonymy
mood
understatement
support for a claim
the name of one object is substituted for that of another clo…
prevailing atmosphere
litote
understatement
logic
support for a claim
20 terms
AP English Lang. Vocab. 3
sagacity
sententious
tacit
tenuous
(n.) wisdom
(adj.) full of old sayings, maxims, or proverbs
(adj.) unexpressed but understood
(adj.) thin, unsubstantial, flimsy
sagacity
(n.) wisdom
sententious
(adj.) full of old sayings, maxims, or proverbs
19 terms
AP English Lang Vocab #3
Appease
Abate
Prudence
Abhor
To bring to a state of peace
To lessen or reduce in force or intensity
Exercise of goodband cautious judgement
To regard with disgust
Appease
To bring to a state of peace
Abate
To lessen or reduce in force or intensity
19 terms
AP English Lang - Vocab #3
epigraph
enjambed
epistrophe
epithet
usage of quotation at beginning to hint the theme... ex -> "You…
when a phrase carries over a line-break without a major pause…
repetition of ending clause... ex -> "They saw no evil, they spo…
adjective used to emphasize an attribute / characteristic... ex…
epigraph
usage of quotation at beginning to hint the theme... ex -> "You…
enjambed
when a phrase carries over a line-break without a major pause…
24 terms
AP English Lang Vocab #3
Declarative sentence
Simple sentence
Compound-complex
Periodic sentence
A sentence in the form of a statement
A sentence with only one independent clause
A sentence having two or more coordinating independent clause…
A sentence that, by leaving the completion of its main clause…
Declarative sentence
A sentence in the form of a statement
Simple sentence
A sentence with only one independent clause
20 terms
AP ENGLISH LANG VOCAB #3
Adversary -
Alienate -
Artifice -
Coerce -
an enemy, opponent
to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfer, co…
a skillful or ingenious device; a clever trick; a clever skil…
to compel, force
Adversary -
an enemy, opponent
Alienate -
to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfer, co…
20 terms
AP Lang figurative language
Figurative language
Analogy
Aphorism
Apostrophe
Language that is meant to be taken imaginatively rather than…
A comparison that uses something familiar to explain somethin…
A short statement that expresses a general truth or moral pri…
Speaking directly or calling out to an imaginary, dead or abs…
Figurative language
Language that is meant to be taken imaginatively rather than…
Analogy
A comparison that uses something familiar to explain somethin…
60 terms
AP LANG LANGUAGE TERMS
Absolute Language... (unique, always, nev…
Ad Hominem Fallacy... (congressman Smithe…
Allusion
Anadiplosis ... (a man could stand and se…
describing something with a quality that lacks degrees, helps…
part of argumentation, doesn't address the soundness of anoth…
figure of speech making an indirect connection to something c…
repetition of last word or phrase from the previous line
Absolute Language... (unique, always, nev…
describing something with a quality that lacks degrees, helps…
Ad Hominem Fallacy... (congressman Smithe…
part of argumentation, doesn't address the soundness of anoth…
18 terms
AP English Lang quiz3
Hyperbole
imagery
idiom
irony
a figure of speech in which conscious exaggeration is used wi…
The use of language to convey sensory experience, most often…
a use of words, a grammatic construction peculiar to a given…
a mode of speech in which words express a meaning opposite to…
Hyperbole
a figure of speech in which conscious exaggeration is used wi…
imagery
The use of language to convey sensory experience, most often…
27 terms
AP Lang Rhetorical Language
Syntax
Diction
Trope
Synecdoche
The arrangement of words and phrases to create well formed se…
The choice and use of words and phrases in so each or writing…
A figurative or metaphorical use of a word or expression ... Pu…
A literary device in which a part of something is represents…
Syntax
The arrangement of words and phrases to create well formed se…
Diction
The choice and use of words and phrases in so each or writing…
43 terms
AP Lang- Language Devices
Verbal irony
Dramatic irony
Situation irony
Ambiguity
Where the literal meaning is the opposite of the actual meani…
When the audience knows something that a character doesn't, u…
When the opposite happens of what is expected (cosmic irony)…
The tendency of a poem to have a multiplicity of meanings. ... -…
Verbal irony
Where the literal meaning is the opposite of the actual meani…
Dramatic irony
When the audience knows something that a character doesn't, u…
10 terms
AP English Lang week 3
Allegory
Allusion
Arrangement
Enumeratio
ANIMAL FARM! A story in which characters, things, and events…
An indirect reference to something; reference to a famous pie…
The authors deliberate (selection of) placement of structure…
A term for describing arrangement; the listing of details in…
Allegory
ANIMAL FARM! A story in which characters, things, and events…
Allusion
An indirect reference to something; reference to a famous pie…
95 terms
AP Lang Fig. Language
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Anaphora
The repetition of the same sound or letter at the beginning o…
An indirect reference often to another text or historic event…
An extended comparison between two seemingly dissimilar thing…
The repetition of words at the beginning of successive clause…
Alliteration
The repetition of the same sound or letter at the beginning o…
Allusion
An indirect reference often to another text or historic event…
38 terms
AP Lang Language Terms
Artificial
Bombastic
Colloquial
Concrete
False
Pompous, ostentatious
Vernacular
Actual, specific, particular
Artificial
False
Bombastic
Pompous, ostentatious
16 terms
AP Lang Figurative Language
Similie
Personification
Metaphor
Implied Metaphor
Comparing unlike things using like or as... Ex. She was happy as…
Giving living characteristics to a non-living object.... Ex. The…
Comparison of two unlike things by saying one object IS the o…
Comparing two unlike things by giving one the attributes of t…
Similie
Comparing unlike things using like or as... Ex. She was happy as…
Personification
Giving living characteristics to a non-living object.... Ex. The…
31 terms
AP Lang: Figurative Language
Figurative Language
Apostrophe
Apostrophe
Hyperbole
An artful variation from the typical or expected way a word o…
Talking to inanimate objects or abstract ideas.
Keats addresses a bright star and speaks to it knowing that i…
Exaggeration or overstatement.
Figurative Language
An artful variation from the typical or expected way a word o…
Apostrophe
Talking to inanimate objects or abstract ideas.
10 terms
AP Lang Figurative Language
Synecdoche
Metaphor
Personification
Similie
A figure of speech in which a part is used to designate the w…
An implied comparison that equates two things or equalities.
Humanization of an inanimate or nonhuman objects or qualities…
A direct comparison; usually with the connecting word "like"…
Synecdoche
A figure of speech in which a part is used to designate the w…
Metaphor
An implied comparison that equates two things or equalities.
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