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21 terms
English
Puritanism
Social Commentary
Historical Context
Rhetoric
The religion of a group of religious dissidents who came to t…
is the act of using rhetorical means to provide commentary on…
the historical period that shapes a work of literature and al…
The art of using language effectively and persuasively
Puritanism
The religion of a group of religious dissidents who came to t…
Social Commentary
is the act of using rhetorical means to provide commentary on…
English
Trenches
Queue
Farthings
Infinitely
WW1 Used trenches
I need to queue to get attended.
You need farthings in order to buy stuff in U.K.
This week seems infinitely.
Trenches
WW1 Used trenches
Queue
I need to queue to get attended.
english
engender
obliterate
copious
obscure
to create or cause
to destroy completely
abundant plentiful
dark unknown hard to understand
engender
to create or cause
obliterate
to destroy completely
9 terms
English
assuage
elicit
expostulate
hackneyed
to make easier or milder
to draw forth; bring out from some source
to express strong disapproval or disagreement
used so often as to lack freshness or originality
assuage
to make easier or milder
elicit
to draw forth; bring out from some source
English
Articulate
Crux
Debris
Decried
clear; well spoken or explain/ speak clearly
The main point; center; heart
Trash; rubble; remnants
Disagree publicly and openly
Articulate
clear; well spoken or explain/ speak clearly
Crux
The main point; center; heart
english
poem
stanza
rhyme
repetition
verse (lines and stanzas) written to convey experiences, idea…
one or more lines that make up the basic sections of a poem
sounds that are similar at the end of words; used at the end…
repeating of a word or line of poetry in order to provide emp…
poem
verse (lines and stanzas) written to convey experiences, idea…
stanza
one or more lines that make up the basic sections of a poem
20 terms
english
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadence
approval
to relive or be calm
an alliance group
decline
approbation
approval
assuage
to relive or be calm
11 terms
English
deplete
rebate
exacerbate
assimilate
(v.) use up
(v.) money returned, pay back
(v.) make (a problem, bad situation) worse
(v.) take in (information, ideas) and understand fully
deplete
(v.) use up
rebate
(v.) money returned, pay back
20 terms
English
Carry,Carried
Dream,Dram
Sing,Sang
Kick,Kicked
Carry,Carried
Dream,Dram
Sing,Sang
Kick,Kicked
Carry,Carried
Carry,Carried
Dream,Dram
Dream,Dram
12 terms
English
Auspicious
Autonomous
Dubious
Gratuitous
promises, success, happiness
independent, ... independent laws another state
dishonest, immoral... uncertain
obtained without cost
Auspicious
promises, success, happiness
Autonomous
independent, ... independent laws another state
10 terms
English
angry
dog's
environmentalist
Mrs. Kee
My teacher's demeanor becomes angry when I talk while she's t…
The grey sweater on the dryer is the dog's.
Lucy is an ardent environmentalist.
The English teacher is Mrs. Kee.
angry
My teacher's demeanor becomes angry when I talk while she's t…
dog's
The grey sweater on the dryer is the dog's.
24 terms
English
acquiescence
amiable
arbitrated
ascertain
Agreement without protest
friendly; agreeable
Decided; Determinded
To find out
acquiescence
Agreement without protest
amiable
friendly; agreeable
English
Facts and stats
Transitions
Using stories
Thank you statements
Facts validate what you say. Cite your sources. Give audience…
Transitions make language flow. They appear everywhere. Word…
Tell stories that are short and sweet (like anecdotes) or som…
Thank people because they like to be appreciated. Thank audie…
Facts and stats
Facts validate what you say. Cite your sources. Give audience…
Transitions
Transitions make language flow. They appear everywhere. Word…
22 terms
English
Aeolus
Antinous
Wisdom Goddess
Calypso
Wind God
Was a suitor wanted to kill Telemachus
Athena
Nymph on the island of Ogygia
Aeolus
Wind God
Antinous
Was a suitor wanted to kill Telemachus
english
obsess
pernicious
perverse
qualm
haunt
deadly
wrongheaded
unsure
obsess
haunt
pernicious
deadly
10 terms
English
Host (noun)
Prudent (adj.)
Forlorn (adj.)
Insolent (adj.)
A large number of people or thing; a crowd; a lot of people o…
Careful; cautious; sensible; having common sense
sad;lonely
rude or showing a lack of respect
Host (noun)
A large number of people or thing; a crowd; a lot of people o…
Prudent (adj.)
Careful; cautious; sensible; having common sense
English
Arithmetic
Irritated
Pending
Flaunt
A bunch of mathematics dealing with properties
Showing or feeling slight anger; annoyed
Awaiting decision or settlement
To show off
Arithmetic
A bunch of mathematics dealing with properties
Irritated
Showing or feeling slight anger; annoyed
English
Mosque
Foundation
Adamant
Staunch
A Muslim place of worship.
Underlying basis or principle of something.
Refusing to be persuaded or changing ones mind.
To be loyal and committed in attitude.
Mosque
A Muslim place of worship.
Foundation
Underlying basis or principle of something.
10 terms
English
Oxter
Slander
Luminary
Detestable
Armpit (british)
A false claim, to harm someone's reputation
Expert in a particular field
Intense dislike
Oxter
Armpit (british)
Slander
A false claim, to harm someone's reputation
English
Sjálfstæður
Frægur
Söngvari
Skóli
Independant
Famous
Singer
School
Sjálfstæður
Independant
Frægur
Famous
english
degrade
rapt
aghast
malice
wickedness
completely fascinated
your scared, and shocked
evil
degrade
wickedness
rapt
completely fascinated
10 terms
English
Aposiopesis
Epistrophe
Archetype
Aesthetic
the leaving of a thought incomplete usually by a sudden break…
the repition of a word or expression at the end of successive…
the original pattern or model of which all things of the same…
pertaining to the value or art for its own sake or for form
Aposiopesis
the leaving of a thought incomplete usually by a sudden break…
Epistrophe
the repition of a word or expression at the end of successive…
49 terms
English
abate; verb... The speaker waited until…
impartial; adjective... A judge should b…
irrelevant; adjective... The candidate's…
precise; adjective... Do you know the PR…
what vocabulary word means:... to become weaker; to decrease.…
what vocabulary word means:... not favoring one side more than…
what vocabulary word means:... having nothing to do with the su…
what vocabulary word means:... exact; accurate.... What type of s…
abate; verb... The speaker waited until…
what vocabulary word means:... to become weaker; to decrease.…
impartial; adjective... A judge should b…
what vocabulary word means:... not favoring one side more than…
english !!!!!
well-being
festival
convenient
plantation
self-perceived happiness or satisfaction with life
a special time or event when people gather to celebrate somet…
easy and suitable to a particular situation
A large farm in tropical and subtropical climates that specia…
well-being
self-perceived happiness or satisfaction with life
festival
a special time or event when people gather to celebrate somet…
37 terms
English
house
trailer
boat
apartment
house
trailer
english
resillence
rip
nearby
Commence
the power or ability to return to the original form, position…
to become torn apart or split open
close at hand; not far off; adjacent; neighboring
To begin, start
resillence
the power or ability to return to the original form, position…
rip
to become torn apart or split open
21 terms
english
lacrosse
tryouts
jetlagged
barn
لاعب الكروس
اختبارات
فرق التوقيت
إسطبل
lacrosse
لاعب الكروس
tryouts
اختبارات
English
Primitive
Nomadic
Chafe
Custom
a person who belongs to early stage of civilization
wandering from place to place
(v.) to warm by rubbing; to wear sore by rubbing; to feel ann…
Practices followed by the people of a particular cultural gro…
Primitive
a person who belongs to early stage of civilization
Nomadic
wandering from place to place
english
Treason
Rebel
Fusillade
Commissary
Betrayal of one's country
Person who resists or fits against authority.
A rapid or continuous discharge of firearms at the same time
A military store handling food and supplies
Treason
Betrayal of one's country
Rebel
Person who resists or fits against authority.
english
decorum
mortified
exasperation
indigo
appropriateness of behavior or conduct; propriety
Embarrassed
irritation, frustration
a plant the yields a dark blue dye
decorum
appropriateness of behavior or conduct; propriety
mortified
Embarrassed
ENGLISH
Pollutant
irritates
Episode
Astronomical
ENVIRONMENT a harmful substance that causes pollution:... harmfu…
To annoy or make angry:... After a while the noise began to irri…
A single event or group of related events:... That was an episod…
astronomical adjective (LARGE)... › Extremely large:... The costs…
Pollutant
ENVIRONMENT a harmful substance that causes pollution:... harmfu…
irritates
To annoy or make angry:... After a while the noise began to irri…
english
predilection
ingratiation
dissembling
calumny
NOUN a preference towards something
ADJ charming, flattering
NOUN fake
NOUN a false accusation
predilection
NOUN a preference towards something
ingratiation
ADJ charming, flattering
English
oppose
suppose
offer
suffer
resist; work against
believe to be likely
volunteer or to do; make available to meet a need
be made to endure; feel keenly
oppose
resist; work against
suppose
believe to be likely
English
Aesthetic
Algorithm
Anthropology
Apparatus
a set of ideas or opinions about beauty or art — usually sing…
a set of steps that are followed in order to solve a mathemat…
the study of human races, origins, societies, and cultures
a tool or piece of equipment used for specific activities
Aesthetic
a set of ideas or opinions about beauty or art — usually sing…
Algorithm
a set of steps that are followed in order to solve a mathemat…
9 terms
English
Quixotic
Jejune
Protean
Confabulate
1. foolishly impractical especially in the pursuit of ideals;…
1. lacking nutritive value <jejune diets>... 2. devoid of signif…
1. of or resembling Proteus in having a varied nature or abil…
1. to talk informally : chat... 2. to hold a discussion : confer…
Quixotic
1. foolishly impractical especially in the pursuit of ideals;…
Jejune
1. lacking nutritive value <jejune diets>... 2. devoid of signif…
29 terms
english
simile
metaphor
personification
repitition
A comparison using "like" or "as"
A comparison without using like or as
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
Repeating a word, phrase, or idea for emphasis or rhythmic ef…
simile
A comparison using "like" or "as"
metaphor
A comparison without using like or as
5 terms
english
lapiz
papel
silla
escritorio
pencil
paper
chair
desk
lapiz
pencil
papel
paper
english
bat
costume
pumpkin
ghost
nietoperz
przebranie
dynia
duch
bat
nietoperz
costume
przebranie
11 terms
english
dude
unwind
fate
to resume
mate, guy
to relax
destiny doom
to continue
dude
mate, guy
unwind
to relax
English
Intense
Eroded
Monotonous
Imitate
A heightened Degree
worn away by water ice or wind
spoken tone in a unvarying pitch
reproduce someones behavior or looks
Intense
A heightened Degree
Eroded
worn away by water ice or wind
english
watch
belt
skateboard
dress
watch
belt
English
allegory
universal
tone
thesis
a short moral story
applicable to or common to all members of a group or set
the distinctive property of a complex sound
an unproved statement advanced as a premise in an argument
allegory
a short moral story
universal
applicable to or common to all members of a group or set
13 terms
English
Facsimile
Deficient
Petrify
Affection
A copy an imittation
Not having enough, lacking
To scare or frighten
A feeling of love or liking
Facsimile
A copy an imittation
Deficient
Not having enough, lacking
English
mat
rat
sat
hat
padded floor covering.
A rodent mammal.
Past form for sit.
A covering for the head.
mat
padded floor covering.
rat
A rodent mammal.
34 terms
English
noun
possessive noun
common noun
singular objective
person, place or thing
shows ownership
names a general noun; begins with a lower case letter
me, you, him, her, it
noun
person, place or thing
possessive noun
shows ownership
english
act
alt
ann, enn
aqua
to do;drive... ex:action
high... ex:altitude
year... ex:annual
water... ex:aquatic
act
to do;drive... ex:action
alt
high... ex:altitude
12 terms
English
apathetic
awed
bouncy
brooding
I look like a rock.... I sound like air.... I taste like water.... I s…
Guess my mood.... I look like I swallowed a bird.... I sound like I…
I look like a jumping bean.... I sound like a pop.... I taste like…
I look like... I sound like... I taste like... I smell like
apathetic
I look like a rock.... I sound like air.... I taste like water.... I s…
awed
Guess my mood.... I look like I swallowed a bird.... I sound like I…
English
flood
tornado
avalanche
volcano
a ​large ​amount of ​water ​covering an ​area that is usually…
an extremely strong and dangerous wind that blows in a circle…
when a large amount of snow falls down the side of a mountain
a mountain with a large hole at the top which sometimes explo…
flood
a ​large ​amount of ​water ​covering an ​area that is usually…
tornado
an extremely strong and dangerous wind that blows in a circle…
English
Aggregate
Archipelago
Boon
Buffoon
Sum total, whole amount
A group of islands
Favorable, a blessing, a benefit
A clown, a silly or stupid person
Aggregate
Sum total, whole amount
Archipelago
A group of islands
19 terms
english
preferred
depredations
larder
sorcerous
to like better, rather
acts of preying upon others
pantry or cupboard
in command of magic, spells and witch craft
preferred
to like better, rather
depredations
acts of preying upon others
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