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ENG361 English Language
Noun
Modern English
Proper Noun
Common Noun
Name of a person, place, thing or idea.
1800-Present
Name, place, title. Replaces a noun.
Not a proper noun
Noun
Name of a person, place, thing or idea.
Modern English
1800-Present
45 terms
Language Vocabulary List 1 -- Eng 3 H
jargon
vulgar
scholarly
insipid
special words or expressions that are used by a particular gr…
lacking sophistication or good taste; unrefined; explicit and…
having or showing knowledge, learning, or devotion to academi…
lacking flavor; lacking interest
jargon
special words or expressions that are used by a particular gr…
vulgar
lacking sophistication or good taste; unrefined; explicit and…
80 terms
Eng 351 History of English Language
Pre History
Anglo Saxon/ Old English
Middle English
Modern English
55 BC-449 AD
449 AD-1066 AD
1066 AD-1500 AD
1500 AD-Present
Pre History
55 BC-449 AD
Anglo Saxon/ Old English
449 AD-1066 AD
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Eng. 351 History of the English Language
Celts
ProtoIndoEuropean
Sanscript
Romans and Germans
The earliest tribe that we know of on the island of England
The earliest language that we know of; this is the language t…
The closest evidence we have that shows us what ProtoIndoEuro…
The invading tribes of early England
Celts
The earliest tribe that we know of on the island of England
ProtoIndoEuropean
The earliest language that we know of; this is the language t…
21 terms
Figurative language Eng.3
Hyberbole
Oxymoron
Extended metaphor
Allusion
Overstatement -a huge ezaggeration
Understatement by opposites : saying " real good " for someth…
A metaphor introduced and then further developed throughout a…
Reference to a story in the bible , mythology ,sports ,history
Hyberbole
Overstatement -a huge ezaggeration
Oxymoron
Understatement by opposites : saying " real good " for someth…
34 terms
Vocabulary 3 (ENG-ENG)
tenet, pillar
revolve around
tenant
factor in
principle
go around; be the most important part
person renting a land, house or a flat
take into consideration
tenet, pillar
principle
revolve around
go around; be the most important part
30 terms
The eng. language part 3
13; devil's dozen
Situation which may cause difficulty o…
Bed and breakfast; type of hotel
An official holiday when banks and mos…
Baker's dozen
Banana skin
B&B
Bank holiday
13; devil's dozen
Baker's dozen
Situation which may cause difficulty o…
Banana skin
51 terms
ENG 212 - Advanced Reading & Vocabulary [Fall 2015/2016] The Language of Medicine in English (LOMIE) Chapter 3 Disease: Its Symptoms and Treatment
categorize (v)
severe (adj)
likelihood (n)
recur (v)
to put people or things into groups according to the type of…
severe problems, injuries, illnesses etc are very bad or very…
the degree to which something can reasonably be expected to h…
if something, especially something bad or unpleasant, recurs,…
categorize (v)
to put people or things into groups according to the type of…
severe (adj)
severe problems, injuries, illnesses etc are very bad or very…
69 terms
Unit 3 Vocabulary - Eng-Eng
adolescence (noun)
adore (verb)
adulthood (noun)
answer back (verb)
the ​period of ​time in a person's ​life when they are ​devel…
to ​love someone very much, ​especially in a way that ​shows…
the ​part of someone's ​life when they are an ​adult
to ​react to ​criticism by ​arguing or ​explaining
adolescence (noun)
the ​period of ​time in a person's ​life when they are ​devel…
adore (verb)
to ​love someone very much, ​especially in a way that ​shows…
80 terms
Eng 351 History of English Language
Pre History
Anglo Saxon/ Old English
Middle English
Modern English
55 BC-449 AD
449 AD-1066 AD
1066 AD-1500 AD
1500 AD-Present
Pre History
55 BC-449 AD
Anglo Saxon/ Old English
449 AD-1066 AD
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AICE English Language Unit 2 & 3 Vocabulary
discursive
direct speech
indirect speech
voiceover
this text is one that explores a subject or reflects thoughtf…
using speech marks to quote someone's words exactly
a report or summary of someone else's words or account withou…
the voice of an unseen narrator, spoken material
discursive
this text is one that explores a subject or reflects thoughtf…
direct speech
using speech marks to quote someone's words exactly
80 terms
Eng 351 History of English Language
Pre History
Anglo Saxon/ Old English
Middle English
Modern English
55 BC-449 AD
449 AD-1066 AD
1066 AD-1500 AD
1500 AD-Present
Pre History
55 BC-449 AD
Anglo Saxon/ Old English
449 AD-1066 AD
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Languages (6.3 eng)
benefit
to raise
likely to
to what extend
avantage
élever
susceptible de
dans quelle mesure
benefit
avantage
to raise
élever
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AP English Language Vocabulary #3
interdict
invidious
largess
ogle
forbid
arousing envy
generous gift
flirt
interdict
forbid
invidious
arousing envy
35 terms
Eng 3 Unit 16 Languages
Russian
Polish
German
French
language spoken in Russia
language spoken in Poland
language spoken in Germany and Austria
language spoken in France and parts of Canada
Russian
language spoken in Russia
Polish
language spoken in Poland
18 terms
ENG English vocabulary
Scientists
Weird
Sunlight
Desert
科学家
奇怪
阳光
沙漠
Scientists
科学家
Weird
奇怪
28 terms
AP English Language Vocabulary List 3
abate
admonition
adulation
amorphous
to lessen
a gentle rebuke
high praise
formless
abate
to lessen
admonition
a gentle rebuke
10 terms
AP English language vocabulary #3
Enlightenment (N)
Reason (N)
Optimist (N)
Pessimist (N)
Philosophical movement rejecting traditionally, social, relig…
A statement offered in explanation or justification(mind). Re…
Glass half full. Optimism (Adj)
Glass half empty. Pessimistic (Adj)
Enlightenment (N)
Philosophical movement rejecting traditionally, social, relig…
Reason (N)
A statement offered in explanation or justification(mind). Re…
18 terms
Eng 3 AP: Figurative Language
analogy
antithesis
conceit
extended metaphor
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
the opposition or contrast of ideas; the direct opposite
A fanciful expression, usually in the form of an extended met…
A metaphor developed at great length, occurring frequently in…
analogy
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
antithesis
the opposition or contrast of ideas; the direct opposite
26 terms
AP English Language and Composition Vocabulary (Set 3)
Evince
Exculpate
Execrable
Exigent
(v.) to show, reveal (Christopher's hand-wringing and nail-bi…
(v.) to free from guilt or blame, exonerate (My discovery of…
(adj.) loathsome, detestable (Her pudding is so execrable tha…
(adj.) urgent, critical (The patient has an exigent need for…
Evince
(v.) to show, reveal (Christopher's hand-wringing and nail-bi…
Exculpate
(v.) to free from guilt or blame, exonerate (My discovery of…
28 terms
AP eng 3: figurative language
onomatopeia
allegory
allegory
analogy
words that imitate natural sounds that match the word meaning
use a variety of story elements to represent abstract ideas
a character might represent the poor: his candlelight in his…
examines similarities between two different things in order t…
onomatopeia
words that imitate natural sounds that match the word meaning
allegory
use a variety of story elements to represent abstract ideas
48 terms
AP English Language Vocabulary -- Week 3
Ad Hominem Argument
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Attacks the opposing speaker or another person rather than ad…
Fictional work in which the characters represent ideas or con…
The repetition of consonant sounds, usually at the beginning…
A reference, usually oblique or faint, to another thing, idea…
Ad Hominem Argument
Attacks the opposing speaker or another person rather than ad…
Allegory
Fictional work in which the characters represent ideas or con…
98 terms
AP English Language and Composition Vocabulary 3
Pertinacious
Petulance
Pithy
Platitude
(adj.) stubbornly persistent (Harry's parents were frustrated…
(n.) rudeness, irritability (The nanny resigned after she cou…
(adj.) concisely meaningful (My father's long-winded explanat…
(n.) an uninspired remark, cliché (After reading over her pap…
Pertinacious
(adj.) stubbornly persistent (Harry's parents were frustrated…
Petulance
(n.) rudeness, irritability (The nanny resigned after she cou…
32 terms
Eng3 Figurative Language Terms
Allusion
Metaphor
Simile
Personification
a figure of speech making casual reference to a famous litera…
a direct comparison of two unlike things for effect, usually…
a comparison of two unlike things using the words like or as
giving human characteristics to non-human objects or ideas
Allusion
a figure of speech making casual reference to a famous litera…
Metaphor
a direct comparison of two unlike things for effect, usually…
10 terms
AP English Language: Vocabulary Week 3/9
Antecedent
Clause
Diction
Loose sentence/ non-periodic sentence
A word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun... Example: L…
A grammatical unit that contains a subject and a verb.... Exampl…
Refers to the author's word choice in regard to correctness,…
A sentence in which the independent clause comes first and th…
Antecedent
A word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun... Example: L…
Clause
A grammatical unit that contains a subject and a verb.... Exampl…
12 terms
English Language Arts 3-4H Vocabulary 3
Abject (adj)
Compel (verb)
Conjecture (noun)
Dejected (adj)
Lowly, miserable, wretched
To force or strongly persuade; coerce
A guess, often one based on inadequate or faulty evidence
Downcast or sad; depressed
Abject (adj)
Lowly, miserable, wretched
Compel (verb)
To force or strongly persuade; coerce
38 terms
Language of Composition Eng 3 fallacies
ad hominem
ad populum (bandwagon)
appeal to false authority
argument
Latin for "against the man," refers to the specific diversion…
this occurs when evidence boils down to "everybody's doing it…
this occurs when someone who has no expertise to speak on an…
a process of reasoned inquiry.
ad hominem
Latin for "against the man," refers to the specific diversion…
ad populum (bandwagon)
this occurs when evidence boils down to "everybody's doing it…
14 terms
English Language and Composition #3
Claim
Grounds
Warrant
Backing
A statement that the speaker is asking the audience to accept…
Basis of real persuasion and the rest of the argument. The re…
Shows the relationship between the grounds and the claim, leg…
Gives answers to different questions and supports the warrant…
Claim
A statement that the speaker is asking the audience to accept…
Grounds
Basis of real persuasion and the rest of the argument. The re…
10 terms
AP English Language - Vocabulary Set #3
Bereft
Bilious
Bowdlerize
Burgeon
filled with a sense of loss; deprived of somebody or somethin…
nauseatingly unpleasant; disagreeable [adj.]
to edit by remove parts of a work that are considered indecen…
to produce new growth; flourish or develop rapidly [intrans./…
Bereft
filled with a sense of loss; deprived of somebody or somethin…
Bilious
nauseatingly unpleasant; disagreeable [adj.]
54 terms
Lesson 3 Vocabulary Eng-Eng
movie
music
magazine
sports
eiga
ongaku
zashi
suposu
movie
eiga
music
ongaku
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AP English Language Vocabulary Pages 3 &4
conventional
device
diction
didactic
(adjective) following certain conventions, or traditional tec…
(noun) a plan; something used to produce artistic effect
(noun) word choice, particularly as element of style; differe…
(adjective) a term used to describe fiction or nonfiction tha…
conventional
(adjective) following certain conventions, or traditional tec…
device
(noun) a plan; something used to produce artistic effect
Ap Eng. Language Vocabulary(Summer)
Ad Hominem
Adage, Aphorism, Maxim
Allegory
Anachronism
An attack directed at the speaker not their ideas
A proverb expressing a general belief
A piece of art that can be interpreted to reveal a hidden mea…
An object belonging or appropriate to a period other than in…
Ad Hominem
An attack directed at the speaker not their ideas
Adage, Aphorism, Maxim
A proverb expressing a general belief
109 terms
AP English 3 [Language and Composition Vocabulary]
Antecedent
Subject complement
Subordinate clause
Independent/Dependent clause
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun.
The word (with any accompanying phrases) or clause that follo…
Like all clauses, this word group contains both a subject and…
In an independent clause the sentence stands alone (ex. I bro…
Antecedent
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun.
Subject complement
The word (with any accompanying phrases) or clause that follo…
18 terms
World English 3 Unit 5 eng-chn
emergency
natural disaster
preparation
supplies
紧急情况,突发事件
自然灾害
准备
物资,供应,贮存
emergency
紧急情况,突发事件
natural disaster
自然灾害
2,000 terms
ESL - ESL3 - Level 3 - English Language Vocabulary for ALL Speakers
you
I
to
the
I love ___.
_ love you.
Let's go __ the store.
Let's go to ___ store.
you
I love ___.
I
_ love you.
25 terms
AICE English Language Vocabulary List #3
Alacrity ... Ex. She was stunned to see t…
Burgeon ... Ex. If health care became fre…
Languid ... Ex. His disposition was much…
Digress... Ex. Every time my professor be…
(n.) eagerness; enthusiasm, quickness
(v.) begin to grow or increase rapidly; flourish
(adj.) weak or faint due to illness or fatigue, displaying or…
(v) to turn from main subject or discussion or argument
Alacrity ... Ex. She was stunned to see t…
(n.) eagerness; enthusiasm, quickness
Burgeon ... Ex. If health care became fre…
(v.) begin to grow or increase rapidly; flourish
49 terms
Vocabulary English Unit 1-3 Language Practice
deck
deck chair
sleeping bag
platform
Deck
Liegestuhl
Schlafsack
Gleis
deck
Deck
deck chair
Liegestuhl
25 terms
AICE English Language Vocabulary Week 3
Anachronistic
Camaraderie
Capitulate
Digress
-Chronological misplacing of persons, events, objects, or cus…
-Spirit of friendship, fellowship... -One of the first tasks of…
-To surrender (often after negotiations) or cease resisting…
-To turn from main subject of discussion or argument... -The pr…
Anachronistic
-Chronological misplacing of persons, events, objects, or cus…
Camaraderie
-Spirit of friendship, fellowship... -One of the first tasks of…
12 terms
History of the English Language ENG IV Unit 1
What was the time period for Proto-End…
Where was Proto-Endo European spoke?
When did PIE become mostly extinct? wh…
What was the most common language when…
3000 B.C.
in the Baltic Area
1000 B.C.; because of migrations, various branches of PIE bec…
Celtic; Spain, France, Germany, and England
What was the time period for Proto-End…
3000 B.C.
Where was Proto-Endo European spoke?
in the Baltic Area
15 terms
Language Leader Intermediate UNIT 1 part 3 eng-eng
ambitious
bossy
assertive
librarian
having a strong desire for success or achievement
authoritarian
Acting with confidence and force; sure of one's self
a person who works in a library
ambitious
having a strong desire for success or achievement
bossy
authoritarian
15 terms
ENG 3 Vocabulary #7
absolution
beneficiary
candor
denounce
(n) forgiveness, ignoring or passing over offenses... - pardon…
(n) person who is names in a will as entitled to property or…
(n) the quality of being blunt and outspoken... - brutal honesty…
(v) to declare an action or person worthy of punishment... - con…
absolution
(n) forgiveness, ignoring or passing over offenses... - pardon…
beneficiary
(n) person who is names in a will as entitled to property or…
14 terms
ENG 3 - Vocabulary #4
abstain
beguile
coercion
culpable
(v) to hold back voluntarily from an action or practice... Afte…
(v) to mislead to trick (delude)... With flattery and talk of e…
(n) use of force to get someone to obey... The coach was able t…
(adj) deserving blame in a situation... Corrupt politicians who…
abstain
(v) to hold back voluntarily from an action or practice... Afte…
beguile
(v) to mislead to trick (delude)... With flattery and talk of e…
12 terms
ENG 3 - Vocabulary #2
acclaim
ambivalence
condone
deference
(n) applaud; announce withy great approval... The NBC sportscast…
(n) state of having conflicting or contradictory emotions... Tor…
(v) to excuse, overlook or to give tacit (unspoken) approval…
(n) courteous regard for another's request; to politely accep…
acclaim
(n) applaud; announce withy great approval... The NBC sportscast…
ambivalence
(n) state of having conflicting or contradictory emotions... Tor…
12 terms
English Language Arts 3-4H Vocabulary 1
Conductive (adj)
Deduce (verb)
Evince (verb)
Impetuous (adj)
Supportive; encouraging; helping to bring about
To draw a conclusion from fact; to infer
To establish; to reflect the truth of
Acting passionately and without forethought
Conductive (adj)
Supportive; encouraging; helping to bring about
Deduce (verb)
To draw a conclusion from fact; to infer
13 terms
English Language Arts 3-4H Vocabulary 2
Anatomy (noun)
Compunction (noun)
Concise (adj)
Dichotomy (noun)
The structure or parts, taken as a whole
Feeling of regret or remorse
Brief and straightforward
Two opposite parts of a whole
Anatomy (noun)
The structure or parts, taken as a whole
Compunction (noun)
Feeling of regret or remorse
15 terms
AP English Language Vocabulary Week 3
raconteur
relegate
sycophant
zany
n. a person skilled at telling stories or anecdotes
v. to put in a less important position; to banish
n. one who tries to advance himself by flattery; one who suck…
adj. clownish, foolish, funny, absurd
raconteur
n. a person skilled at telling stories or anecdotes
relegate
v. to put in a less important position; to banish
66 terms
AP English Language Vocabulary
Ad Hominem Argument
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Attacks the opposing speaker or another person rather than ad…
Fictional work in which the characters represent ideas or con…
The repetition of consonant sounds, usually at the beginning…
A reference, usually oblique or faint, to another thing, idea…
Ad Hominem Argument
Attacks the opposing speaker or another person rather than ad…
Allegory
Fictional work in which the characters represent ideas or con…
English language 3
glow
gleam
glisten
shimmer
-to shine with low light and heat but usually without flame (…
- to give out a gentle light, shine softly... We saw the lights…
-to shine with light reflected off a wet surface ... Rain made…
- to shine with a light that seems to move slightly The road…
glow
-to shine with low light and heat but usually without flame (…
gleam
- to give out a gentle light, shine softly... We saw the lights…
21 terms
The Language of Composition AP Eng 3 rhetorical terms
audience
concession
connotation
context
the listener, viewer, or reader of a text.
an acknowledgment that an opposing argument may be true or re…
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 acknowledgment that an opposing argument may be true or re…
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