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Chapter 10 pre -AP English
intricate
suffice
degenerate
sanctuary
complex in many ways
to be good enough
to worsen; deteriorate
a place of safety
intricate
complex in many ways
suffice
to be good enough
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Pre-AP English 10: Vocabulary 2
adriot
amicable
averse
beligerent
(adj.) skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
(adj.) peaceable, friendly
(adj.) having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling
(adj.) given to fighting, warlike; combative, aggressive; (n.…
adriot
(adj.) skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
amicable
(adj.) peaceable, friendly
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Pre AP English 10: Vocabulary
Peculate
Proclivity
Seditious
Tenuous
Verb- To steal
Noun- A habit
Adj- Rebellious
Adj- thin/slender
Peculate
Verb- To steal
Proclivity
Noun- A habit
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Pre AP English 10 vocab
Adulterate
Ambidextrous
Augment
Bereft
(v.) to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of l…
adj. Having the ability of using both hands with equal skill…
(v.) to make larger, increase
(adj.) deprived of; made unhappy through a loss
Adulterate
(v.) to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of l…
Ambidextrous
adj. Having the ability of using both hands with equal skill…
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Pre-AP English 10 - Vocabulary 3
adversary
alienate
artifice
coerce
(n.) an enemy, opponent
(v.) to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfe…
(n.) a skillful or ingenious device; a clever trick; a clever…
(v.) to compel, force
adversary
(n.) an enemy, opponent
alienate
(v.) to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfe…
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Pre AP English- Lesson 10
Abstracted
Adulation
Adversity
Burgeon
Removed in thought from the immediate situation, lost in one'…
Extreme praise or admiration
Misfortune, unfavorable happening
To sprout, to newly emerge
Abstracted
Removed in thought from the immediate situation, lost in one'…
Adulation
Extreme praise or admiration
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Pre AP English Vocab #10
Ped
Mort
Carn
Psych
Foot or child
Death
Flesh
Soul
Ped
Foot or child
Mort
Death
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Literary Terms Pre AP English 10
Allusion
Round Characterization
Flat Characterization
Static Characterization
a reference to a something well known in literature such as t…
the method of revealing a character who has more complex dime…
the method of revealing a character who has only one or two c…
the method of revealing a character who does not change much…
Allusion
a reference to a something well known in literature such as t…
Round Characterization
the method of revealing a character who has more complex dime…
pre ap 10 English words
Abstract
aesthetic
Alleviate
Ambivalent
not applied to actual events
having to do with the appreciation of beauty
to ease a pain or burden
simultaneously feeling opposing feelings: uncertain
Abstract
not applied to actual events
aesthetic
having to do with the appreciation of beauty
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Pre-AP English vocab #10
PEDestrian
MORTal
CARNivore
PHYCHology
Foot or child
Death
Flesh
Soul
PEDestrian
Foot or child
MORTal
Death
Pre-Ap English 10 Final Exam
Subjective writing
objective writing
setting
situational irony
Opinionative writing; not all true
factual writing; true; credible
place or surroundings
irony in surroundings; irony in story; one thing happens in p…
Subjective writing
Opinionative writing; not all true
objective writing
factual writing; true; credible
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English 10 Pre-AP Vocab #5
Agile
Beguile
Discern
Guileless
adj. moving quickly and lightly
v. influence by slyness; to trick someone, either with decept…
v. detect with the senses
adj. free of deceit; innocent and without deception
Agile
adj. moving quickly and lightly
Beguile
v. influence by slyness; to trick someone, either with decept…
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Pre-AP English 10 Vocab 9B
Introspective
Lucid
Meticulous
Misanthrope
the quality of examining one's own mind or thoughts
easily understood, mentally sound
taking great care
a hater of mankind
Introspective
the quality of examining one's own mind or thoughts
Lucid
easily understood, mentally sound
Pre-AP English 10 Vocabulary Unit 3
Hib/Hab
Prohibit
Inhibit
Fus/Found
"To have; to hold"
To stop one from doing something; prevent
To get in the way of; hinder
"To pour out"
Hib/Hab
"To have; to hold"
Prohibit
To stop one from doing something; prevent
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Pre-AP English 10 Vocab
acrid
admonish
affluent
allege
harsh; like acid
to scold gently; to warn
rich; prosperous
to assert without proof
acrid
harsh; like acid
admonish
to scold gently; to warn
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Pre AP English 10 Vocabulary 8A
acquiesce
affinity
blasphemous
buttress
to give in, to comply
a likeness, a natural relationship, a kinship
irreverent, profane
a support or prop
acquiesce
to give in, to comply
affinity
a likeness, a natural relationship, a kinship
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Pre-AP English 10 Vocab 11B
Indelible
Inert
Malevolence
Obliterate
Cannot be removed, washed away or erased
Unable to move or to act, sluggish
Ill will or evil intentions
To remove all traces of; to do away with; to destroy complete…
Indelible
Cannot be removed, washed away or erased
Inert
Unable to move or to act, sluggish
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Pre AP English 10 Final Vocab
Assuage
Taciturn
Allege(d)
Imprudent
To lessen pain or distress, to calm
Silent, not liking to talk
Declare, assert positively
Lacking judgment
Assuage
To lessen pain or distress, to calm
Taciturn
Silent, not liking to talk
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Pre-AP English 10 Vocab 11A
Abet
Agile
Antidote
Ascertain
to encourage or to assist (usually an offense against justice…
characterized by ability to move quickly with suppleness and…
something that relieves the effects of poison
to find out definitely; to determine
Abet
to encourage or to assist (usually an offense against justice…
Agile
characterized by ability to move quickly with suppleness and…
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Pre-AP English 10 Vocab 10A
abstracted
adulation
adversity
burgeon
removed in thought from the immediate situation, lost in one'…
extreme praise or admiration
misfortune, unfavorable happening
to sprout, to newly emerge
abstracted
removed in thought from the immediate situation, lost in one'…
adulation
extreme praise or admiration
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Pre-ap English 10 Terms
Abstract
Allegory
Allusion
Analyze
A summary of the contents of a book, article, or formal speech.
a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
examine methodically and in detail the constitution or struct…
Abstract
A summary of the contents of a book, article, or formal speech.
Allegory
a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
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Pre-AP English 10 Vocab 3
indulgent
ineptness
ingrate
inundate
adj; lenient, especially towards oneself
noun; lack of competence or judgment
noun; an ungrateful person
verb; to flood, to overflow
indulgent
adj; lenient, especially towards oneself
ineptness
noun; lack of competence or judgment
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vocab pre-ap english 10
chafe
making a part of the body sore by rubbing skin against it.
chafe
making a part of the body sore by rubbing skin against it.
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PreAP English 10 Week 3
Avarice
Bacchanalian
Bastion
Copious
(n.) Extreme desire for wealth or getting and keeping riches
(adj.) Characterized by or involving a drunken celebration (n…
(n.) A group that defends a principle
(adj.) Plentiful, abundant
Avarice
(n.) Extreme desire for wealth or getting and keeping riches
Bacchanalian
(adj.) Characterized by or involving a drunken celebration (n…
List 10 Pre-AP English Vocab
Obscure
Suppressed
Ostentatious
Frenetic
relatively unknown
kept from being circulated
describing a showy or pretentious display
wildly excited or active
Obscure
relatively unknown
Suppressed
kept from being circulated
Pre-Ap English set 10
Averse
Contravene
Decimate
Facet
Adj. hostile or opposed to
Verb. To oppose or deny
Verb. To reduce drastically or cause great destruction
Noun. Any identifiable aspect or a topic
Averse
Adj. hostile or opposed to
Contravene
Verb. To oppose or deny
pre AP English lesson #10
expound
cajole
inscrutable
balk
to explain in detail; to clarify
to persuade with false promises and flattery
not easily understood; hard to fathom
to refuse stubbornly or abruptly; to stop short and refuse to…
expound
to explain in detail; to clarify
cajole
to persuade with false promises and flattery
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Pre-AP English 10 Vocab 12B
Luxuriant
Paltry
Pedantry
Placid
abundant in growth; very fertile
trifling; petty; worthless
act of showing off learning in a manner that is needless and…
peaceful, calm
Luxuriant
abundant in growth; very fertile
Paltry
trifling; petty; worthless
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English 10 Pre-AP Study Helper Fall 2016
Anecdote
Situational Irony
Dramatic Irony
Verbal Irony
Short, personal story told to illustrate a point
The opposite of what you expect happening
Knowing something the characters don't know
Saying the opposite of what you mean
Anecdote
Short, personal story told to illustrate a point
Situational Irony
The opposite of what you expect happening
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Pre-AP English 10 Vocab 9
equivocate
espousing
hedonist
indefatigable
verb; to attempt to lie, to mislead, or to hide the truth
adj; marrying, giving one's loyalty, adopting or embracing…
noun; one who seeks pleasure as the sole aim in life
adj; tireless, incapable of being fatigued
equivocate
verb; to attempt to lie, to mislead, or to hide the truth
espousing
adj; marrying, giving one's loyalty, adopting or embracing…
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Pre-AP English 10 Vocab 2
abstracted
adulation
adversity
burgeon
adj; removed in thought from the immediate situation, lost…
noun; extreme praise or admiration
noun; misfortune, unfavorable happening
verb; to sprout, to newly emerge
abstracted
adj; removed in thought from the immediate situation, lost…
adulation
noun; extreme praise or admiration
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Pre-AP English 10 Rhetorical Devices
Motif
Natural Order Sentence
Onomatopoeia
Oxymoron
Recurrent images, words, objects, phrases, or actions that te…
The subject comes before the predicate.
The use of words that by their sounds suggest their meaning.…
A form of paradox that combines a pair of opposite terms into…
Motif
Recurrent images, words, objects, phrases, or actions that te…
Natural Order Sentence
The subject comes before the predicate.
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Pre-AP English 10 Entrance Exam
noun
proper nouns
common noun
pronoun
words that name poeple, places, things, and ideas
name of a specific person, place, or thing, always begins wit…
general word that can mean more than one person, place, or th…
words that replace nouns
noun
words that name poeple, places, things, and ideas
proper nouns
name of a specific person, place, or thing, always begins wit…
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Pre-AP English 10 Vocab 12A
Abridge
Alacrity
Antipathy
Augment
to shorten, to diminish
prompt and cheerful response
a dislike, distaste, or enmity
to make greater or to supplement
Abridge
to shorten, to diminish
Alacrity
prompt and cheerful response
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Pre-AP English 10 Vocab 4
transparent
turbulence
viable
abridge
adj; quality of being able to be seen through, clear
noun; wild or disturbing activity
adj; capable of working, functioning, or developing adequately
verb; to shorten, to diminish
transparent
adj; quality of being able to be seen through, clear
turbulence
noun; wild or disturbing activity
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Pre-AP English 10 Vocab 11
felicitous
impeccable
imperturbable
malleable
adj; happy or delightful
adj; free from fault or blame
adj; marked by extreme calm, impassivity, assurance and ste…
adj; capable of being shaped, influenced, or altered, tract…
felicitous
adj; happy or delightful
impeccable
adj; free from fault or blame
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Pre-AP English 10 Vocab 12
trite
vulgarity
vociferous
acclaim
adj; overused, commonplace, hackneyed
noun; something offensive to good taste and refinement
adj; clamorous; boisterous (suggests a vehement outcry)
noun; praise, approval, to salute; to hail
trite
adj; overused, commonplace, hackneyed
vulgarity
noun; something offensive to good taste and refinement
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Pre-AP English 10 Vocab 14
stealthy
succinct
voluminous
abet
adj; acting in a secret and sneaky way-- this is a negative…
adj; brief, compact
adj; marked by great volume or size
verb; to encourage or to assist (usually an offense against…
stealthy
adj; acting in a secret and sneaky way-- this is a negative…
succinct
adj; brief, compact
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Pre-AP English 10 Vocab 10B
Ingrate
Inundate
Miser
Nefarious
an ungrateful person
to flood, to overflow
one who lives in wretched circumstances to save and hoard money
extremely wicked, evil, vicious
Ingrate
an ungrateful person
Inundate
to flood, to overflow
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Pre-AP English 10 Vocab 7B
implausible
incongruity
insularity
morose
not believable
nonconformity, disagreement, incompatibilty
qualities of an island; narrow-mindedness of opinion
being sullen or gloomy
implausible
not believable
incongruity
nonconformity, disagreement, incompatibilty
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Pre-AP English 10 Literary Terms
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Narrative in which characters and settings stand for abstract…
Repetition of initial consonant sounds.
Reference to another work or famous figure.
Comparison between two things to show how alike they are.
Allegory
Narrative in which characters and settings stand for abstract…
Alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds.
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Pre-AP English 10 Vocab 6
adulterate
animosity
apocryphal
avarice
verb; to make impure by adding lesser substances; to corrupt
noun; harsh feelings, enmity, resentment, hatred
adj; of doubtful origin or authenticity, not genuine
noun; greed for wealth
adulterate
verb; to make impure by adding lesser substances; to corrupt
animosity
noun; harsh feelings, enmity, resentment, hatred
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Pre-AP English II List 10
cacophony
cadence
cartographer
cower
a harsh, discordant mixture of sounds
rhythm
person who creates maps
crouch down in fear
cacophony
a harsh, discordant mixture of sounds
cadence
rhythm
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English 10 PreAP- Semester Exam Review
Plain Style
Allusion
Satire
Autobiography
A way of writing that stresses simplicity and clarity of expr…
A reference to someone or something that is known from histor…
A type of writing that ridicules the short-comings of people…
A first hand account of a writer's own life.
Plain Style
A way of writing that stresses simplicity and clarity of expr…
Allusion
A reference to someone or something that is known from histor…
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Pre-AP English 10 F451 Vocabulary
Abstracted
Aesthetic
Bestial
Blanch
Lost in thought; deeply engrossed or preoccupied
Concerned with visual appeal
Without reason or intelligence; brutal, inhumane, or beastly
To whiten or turn pale
Abstracted
Lost in thought; deeply engrossed or preoccupied
Aesthetic
Concerned with visual appeal
Pre-AP English 10 35-70
Juxtaposition
Juxtaposition
Litotes
Logical Appeal
Poetic and rhetorical device placing normally unassociated id…
Fire and Ice
understatement for intensification by denying the contrary of…
using facts, statistics, historical reference, or other such…
Juxtaposition
Poetic and rhetorical device placing normally unassociated id…
Juxtaposition
Fire and Ice
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Pre-AP English 10 Vocab 1
abstracted
adulation
adversity
burgeon
adj; removed in thought from the immediate situation, lost in…
noun; extreme praise or admiration
noun; misfortune, unfavorable happening
verb; to sprout, to newly emerge
abstracted
adj; removed in thought from the immediate situation, lost in…
adulation
noun; extreme praise or admiration
Pre-AP English 10 Vocabulary (Chapter 20)
endow
disdain
expulsion
ominous
to equip, to provide with a talent or quality
disrespect, an attitude or feeling of contempt
being forced to leave
threatening
endow
to equip, to provide with a talent or quality
disdain
disrespect, an attitude or feeling of contempt
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Pre-AP English 10 Vocab 5
impecunious
ingratiate
luxuriant
paltry
adj; without money
verb; to make an effort to gain good favor with someone
adj; abundant in growth , very fertile
adj; trifling; petty; worthless
impecunious
adj; without money
ingratiate
verb; to make an effort to gain good favor with someone
Pre-AP English 1B #10 WORDS
induction
hagiocracy
diction
disconsolate
factual reasoning
government of saints
word choice
inconsolable
induction
factual reasoning
hagiocracy
government of saints
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