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English 10 Pre Ap
Static Character
Dynamic Character
Flat Character
Round Character
One who does not change much in the course of the story.
One who changes in some important ways as a result of the sto…
One who has only one or two personality traits. They are one…
One who has more dimensions to their personalities. They are…
Static Character
One who does not change much in the course of the story.
Dynamic Character
One who changes in some important ways as a result of the sto…
English 10 pre AP
Candid
Argot
Strident
Negligence
Frank, outspoken, open and sincere
The special vocabulary and idiom of a particular profession o…
Making or having a harsh sound, grating, creaking
The quality, fact, a result of being negligent, neglect
Candid
Frank, outspoken, open and sincere
Argot
The special vocabulary and idiom of a particular profession o…
Pre-AP English #10
Fickle
Lethargic
Hackneyed
Amass
Picky; indecisive
Sluggishness; laziness
Trite; tired; stale; overised
To accumulate
Fickle
Picky; indecisive
Lethargic
Sluggishness; laziness
15 terms
English 10 pre-AP Vocabulary list #2
minutiae (n)
prudent (adj)
punctilious (adj)
selective (adj)
small or minor details
using caution in handling practical matters
attentive to etiquette; exact
careful in choosing; discriminating
minutiae (n)
small or minor details
prudent (adj)
using caution in handling practical matters
77 terms
Pre AP English 10
Adjective
Adverb
Allegory
Alliteration
Describing word
Modify verbs, adjectives, and adverbs (How? When? Where? Why?)
Abstract ideas and principles that are described in terms of…
The repetition of initial consonant sounds
Adjective
Describing word
Adverb
Modify verbs, adjectives, and adverbs (How? When? Where? Why?)
Pre Ap English 10
Flat Character
Static Character
Dynamic Character
Round Character
One who only has one or two personality traits
one who doesn't change much in the course of the story
one who changes in some important way as a result of the stor…
Many dimensions to their personality, complex & unpredictable
Flat Character
One who only has one or two personality traits
Static Character
one who doesn't change much in the course of the story
31 terms
Pre Ap 10 English
Rhetoric
Ethos
Pathos
Logos
the art of effective or persuasive speaking or writing
Ethical Appeal
Emotional Appeal
Logical Appeal
Rhetoric
the art of effective or persuasive speaking or writing
Ethos
Ethical Appeal
15 terms
English 10 pre-AP Voc. List #6
incite (vt)
indolent (adj)
inert (adj)
pandemonium (n)
to provoke to action; rouse
reluctant to exert oneself; habitually lazy
having no power to move or act; lifeless
wild uproar or noise; tumult
incite (vt)
to provoke to action; rouse
indolent (adj)
reluctant to exert oneself; habitually lazy
20 terms
Pre- AP English 10
Acquiescence
Adroit
Antithesis
Dissension
agreement with a statement or proposal to do something
quick or skillful or adept in action or thought
exact opposite
disagreement among those expected to cooperate
Acquiescence
agreement with a statement or proposal to do something
Adroit
quick or skillful or adept in action or thought
English PreAP 10
Convoluted
Simile
Hyperbole
Synecdoche
Extremely complex and difficult to follow
A figure of speech which compares two things using the words…
Exaggerated statements or claims not meant to be taken litera…
A figure of speech made to represent the whole or vice versa
Convoluted
Extremely complex and difficult to follow
Simile
A figure of speech which compares two things using the words…
pre ap. english 10- ap terms
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
The device of using characters or story elements to represent…
repetition of sounds especially initial consonant sounds ( 2…
a direct or indirect reference to something commonly known.
multiple means (intentional/unintentional) of a word or phrase.
Allegory
The device of using characters or story elements to represent…
Alliteration
repetition of sounds especially initial consonant sounds ( 2…
English 10 Pre-AP
Exposition
Inciting incident
Rising action
Climax
Introduction that reveals the character setting plot and conf…
The event that begins the story's conflict
Series of causes and effects the result in the protagonist at…
The turning point in the story's action; a shift occurs in th…
Exposition
Introduction that reveals the character setting plot and conf…
Inciting incident
The event that begins the story's conflict
25 terms
Pre-Ap English 10
Ped
Mort
Carn
Psych
Foot or child
Death
Flesh
Soul
Ped
Foot or child
Mort
Death
15 terms
English 10 Pre-AP
Acronym (n)
Affix (n)
Coinage (n)
Colloquial (adj)
name formed by combining initial letters of words
a word element that is attached to a base, stem, or root
The invention of new words
Referring to informal speech or writing
Acronym (n)
name formed by combining initial letters of words
Affix (n)
a word element that is attached to a base, stem, or root
103 terms
Pre-AP English 10
Zeitgeist
Aberrant
Acquit
Adulation
Noun, the defining spirit or mood of particular period
Adj, departing from an accepted standard
Verb, free (someone) from criminal charges by verdict of not…
Noun, obsequious flattery excessive admiration or phrase
Zeitgeist
Noun, the defining spirit or mood of particular period
Aberrant
Adj, departing from an accepted standard
Pre-AP English 10
adamant
ambiance
ambivalent
cacophony
unyielding in attitude or opinion in spite of all appeals
special atmosphere
having mixed feelings
harsh mix of sounds
adamant
unyielding in attitude or opinion in spite of all appeals
ambiance
special atmosphere
Pre Ap English 10
Quintessential
Ubiquitous
Assuage
Conflagration
Perfect example
Present; here
Make something less intense
Intense fire
Quintessential
Perfect example
Ubiquitous
Present; here
20 terms
Pre ap English 10
Rancor
Inexorable
Extol
Clement
n. Extreme hatred or ill wil
adj. unrelenting; unavoidable
v. To praise highly
adj. merciful; lenient
Rancor
n. Extreme hatred or ill wil
Inexorable
adj. unrelenting; unavoidable
28 terms
PreAP English 10
Denouement
Foil
Initial Incident
Blank verse
is the segment of the plot which describes the unraveling of…
is a character who is used as a contrast to another character…
is the part of the plot that begins the conflict. The thing t…
is poetry written in unrhymed iambic pentameter.
Denouement
is the segment of the plot which describes the unraveling of…
Foil
is a character who is used as a contrast to another character…
Pre-AP English 10
equivocal
expeditious
galvanize
implacable
ambiguous; usually intended to mislead
done with speed and efficiency
to stimulate or to excite as if by an electric shock
incapable of being appeased
equivocal
ambiguous; usually intended to mislead
expeditious
done with speed and efficiency
Pre AP English 10
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
Anastrophe
Repetition of the first letter or sound in almost each word o…
repetition of a phonetic sound at the beginning of several wo…
repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of several po…
Senteces worded differently than usual by fliping words aroun…
Alliteration
Repetition of the first letter or sound in almost each word o…
Allusion
repetition of a phonetic sound at the beginning of several wo…
Pre Ap English 10
Filial
Benevolent
Panegyrics
Albatross
of or due from a son or daughter.... (Adjective)
Well meaning and kind... (Adjective)
a public speech or published text in praise of someone or som…
a very large oceanic bird related to the shearwaters, with lo…
Filial
of or due from a son or daughter.... (Adjective)
Benevolent
Well meaning and kind... (Adjective)
English 10 Pre AP
Imagery
Resolution
Foreshadowing
Paradox
Descriptive or figurative language in a literary work; the us…
End of the story where loose ends are tied up
A narrative device that hints at coming events; often builds…
A statement or proposition that seems self-contradictory or a…
Imagery
Descriptive or figurative language in a literary work; the us…
Resolution
End of the story where loose ends are tied up
25 terms
PreAP English 10
Self centered
Touchable
Corrupt politician
Prevent in advance
Egocentric
Tangible
Demagogue
Preclude
Self centered
Egocentric
Touchable
Tangible
Pre-AP english 10
Alliteration
Antagonist
Biography
Characterization
The repetition of the same sounds at the beginning of a word…
Person or force that opposes the main character
A true account of a person's life
The methods of developing character
Alliteration
The repetition of the same sounds at the beginning of a word…
Antagonist
Person or force that opposes the main character
Pre-AP English 10
Nwoye
Ikemefuma
MR. Smith
Mr. Brown
My father never really thought very much of me, but then I ha…
I truly believed that I was going home to my mother until the…
The world is a battle field in which the children of light ar…
I was saddened to have to leave my new church because my heal…
Nwoye
My father never really thought very much of me, but then I ha…
Ikemefuma
I truly believed that I was going home to my mother until the…
89 terms
Pre-AP English 10
"The Monkey's Paw"
Who is the author of the Monkey's paw?
"Occupation: Conductorette"
Who is the author of "Occupation: Cond…
The Monkey's Paw is a suspenseful short story dealing with th…
W.W. Jacobs
In "Occupation: Conductorette," Maya Angelou describes her de…
Maya Angelou
"The Monkey's Paw"
The Monkey's Paw is a suspenseful short story dealing with th…
Who is the author of the Monkey's paw?
W.W. Jacobs
Pre AP English 10 Vocabulary
Analyze
Compose
Correlate
Critical
Eamine methodically, and in detail the constitution or struct…
Wite or create ( a work of art, especially music or poetry)
Have a mutual relationship or connection, in which one thing…
Inclines to find fault or to judge with severity, often too r…
Analyze
Eamine methodically, and in detail the constitution or struct…
Compose
Wite or create ( a work of art, especially music or poetry)
Pre-AP English 10 Unit 9 Vocab
Allocate
Ardent
Assiduous
Brash
(verb) to set apart or designate for a special purpose; to di…
(adj.) very enthusiastic, impassioned
(adj.) persistent, attentive, diligent
(adj.) prone to act in a hasty manner; impudent
Allocate
(verb) to set apart or designate for a special purpose; to di…
Ardent
(adj.) very enthusiastic, impassioned
20 terms
Pre-AP English 10 Vocab Quiz 1
abhor
bigot
counterfeit
enfranchise
to hate
a narrow minded or prejudice person
fake or false
given the right to vote
abhor
to hate
bigot
a narrow minded or prejudice person
English 10 Pre-AP
Abdicate
Ardent
Atonement
Barren
To give up an office or position
Displaying great warmth of feeling; passionate
The act of making up for a serious error, sin, or wrong
Unproductive; unfruitful OR... destitute; bereft; lacking
Abdicate
To give up an office or position
Ardent
Displaying great warmth of feeling; passionate
50 terms
Pre-AP English 10 Vocab.
Allegory
Syntax
Rhetorical question
Appeal to pathos
A story with multipe levels of meaning
The way a writer chooses to join words into phrases clauses a…
A question asked to emphasize a point with no answer really e…
An appeal to a person's emotions
Allegory
A story with multipe levels of meaning
Syntax
The way a writer chooses to join words into phrases clauses a…
Pre-Ap English- List 10
Ped
Mort
Carn
Psych
Foot or child
Death
Flesh
Soul
Ped
Foot or child
Mort
Death
Pre-AP English 10 Unit 7 Vocab
Abhor
Amend
Buffet
Chaos
(verb) to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
(verb) To change in a formal way; to change for the better
(verb) to slap or cuff; to strike repeatedly with blows; to f…
(noun) great confusion, disorder
Abhor
(verb) to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
Amend
(verb) To change in a formal way; to change for the better
113 terms
Pre-AP English 10 Exam
Abate
Aegis
Appall
Auspicious
Verb... To lessen or diminish... A: increase, intensify
Noun... To shield or breastplate of Zeus or Athena
Verb... To horrify
Adjective... Followed by favorable circumstances; propitious or…
Abate
Verb... To lessen or diminish... A: increase, intensify
Aegis
Noun... To shield or breastplate of Zeus or Athena
274 terms
PreAP English 10 Vocabulary
LIT-
Literate
Illiterate
Literacy
Letters, words
Can read and write
Can't read and write
Ability to read and write
LIT-
Letters, words
Literate
Can read and write
Pre-AP English 10 Vocab Unit 8
Animosity
Apathy
Apprehensive
Commend
(noun) strong dislike; bitter hostility
(noun) a lack of feeling, emotion, or interest
(adj.) fearful or anxious, especially about the future
(verb) to praise, express approval; to present as worthy of a…
Animosity
(noun) strong dislike; bitter hostility
Apathy
(noun) a lack of feeling, emotion, or interest
Pre-AP English 10 Unit 12
abjure
acrid
august
callous
(v.) to renounce, repudiate under oath; to avoid, shun
(adj.) harsh in taste or odor; sharp in manner or temper
(adj.) majestic, inspiring admiration and respect
(adj.) emotionally hardened, unfeeling
abjure
(v.) to renounce, repudiate under oath; to avoid, shun
acrid
(adj.) harsh in taste or odor; sharp in manner or temper
English 10 (Pre-AP) - List 17
Vigorous
Daub
Sojourner
Affliction
strong
to spread (plaster, mud, etc.) on or over something:
temporary resident; traveler
a state of pain
Vigorous
strong
Daub
to spread (plaster, mud, etc.) on or over something:
10 terms
Pre Ap English 10
Base
Coercion
Deceit
Furrow
Without Moral Principles
Persuading someone using force
Deceiving someone by misrepresenting the truth
A long narrow trench made in the ground by a plow
Base
Without Moral Principles
Coercion
Persuading someone using force
English 10 (Pre-AP) - List 15
sophmoric
ostentatious
pittance
fidelity
inexperienced and immature
excessively showy
a small amount of money
staying true to one's word
sophmoric
inexperienced and immature
ostentatious
excessively showy
15 terms
Pre-Ap English 10 Vocab Set 3
bias
botch
bourgeois
breach
(n.) a seam, cut, or stitching running in a slant across clot…
(v.) to do clumsily and unskillfully / (n.) a badly done job
(adj.) relating to or belonging to the middle class of societ…
(n.) a failure to act in a promised or required way / an open…
bias
(n.) a seam, cut, or stitching running in a slant across clot…
botch
(v.) to do clumsily and unskillfully / (n.) a badly done job
English 10 (Pre-AP) List 16
Genesis
Teem
Dominion
Enmity
a beginning
to swarm;
the power of governing authority
a feeling of hostility or hatred
Genesis
a beginning
Teem
to swarm;
20 terms
Pre-AP English 10 Vocab 3
abstain
accolade
blithe
enshroud
verb - desist; to go without; withdraw
noun - award; tribute; honor; praise
adj - free-spirited; carefree
verb - to cover, envelope completely, hide from view
abstain
verb - desist; to go without; withdraw
accolade
noun - award; tribute; honor; praise
122 terms
Pre-ap 10 English Final
Author's Purpose
Mood
Conflict
Imagery
reason author is writing
the way the reader feels
element involving a struggle
using the senses to describe
Author's Purpose
reason author is writing
Mood
the way the reader feels
Pre ap english 10
Ancedote
Antithesis
Anaphora
Annotation
A short paragraph about an incident
Presentation of two or more contrasting images
Repetition of a word that deliberated the form of a repetitio…
Explained notes added to a text
Ancedote
A short paragraph about an incident
Antithesis
Presentation of two or more contrasting images
10 terms
Vocab Pre- AP English 10
Adulterate
Ambidextrous
Augment
Bereft
to make impure
able to use both hands equally well
Increase
deprived
Adulterate
to make impure
Ambidextrous
able to use both hands equally well
20 terms
Pre-AP English 10 Vocab 2
abasement
cower
harangue
labyrinth
humiliation, degradation
to recoil in fear or servility; to shrink away from
noisy, attacking speech
a maze
abasement
humiliation, degradation
cower
to recoil in fear or servility; to shrink away from
25 terms
English Vocabulary Pre-Ap 10
Comport
Comport
Comport
Comport
Prononciation- Comeport
Verb
To beat or conduct; behave
Middle English, comportere com (together) portere (carry)
Comport
Prononciation- Comeport
Comport
Verb
Pre-AP English 10: Vocabulary Quiz 1
anemity
anathema
atypical
balky
Agreeable ways or manners; the quality of being agreeable or…
A vigorous denunciation; one who is intensely disliked
Unusual or abnormal; odd
Refusing to proceed in an expected direction
anemity
Agreeable ways or manners; the quality of being agreeable or…
anathema
A vigorous denunciation; one who is intensely disliked
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