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English 10AP-Vocabulary Core
austere
facet
dubious
furtive
formal, stern, harsh, forbidding
part of, feature, characteristic
shady, suspicious, doubtful
sneaky, sly, surreptitious
austere
formal, stern, harsh, forbidding
facet
part of, feature, characteristic
16 terms
english 10AP vocab #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
15 terms
English 10AP Vocabulary #10
acrimonious adj
chastise vt
derogatory adj
disparage vt
bitter in language or tone
to punish for misbehavior or wrong doing
detracting from the character of
to speak of as unimportant or inferior
acrimonious adj
bitter in language or tone
chastise vt
to punish for misbehavior or wrong doing
15 terms
English 10AP Vocabulary #3
abject adj
conjecture n
dejected adj
injection n
Lacking all self-respect
Opinion formed from incomplete evidence
depressed, disheartened
the forcing of something into something else
abject adj
Lacking all self-respect
conjecture n
Opinion formed from incomplete evidence
10 terms
English 10AP Vocab #9
Occurring at the same time
A messenger
Hasty; not thorough
Rambling; digressive
(Adj) ... concurrent
(N) ... courier
(Adj) ... cursory
(Adj) ... discursive
Occurring at the same time
(Adj) ... concurrent
A messenger
(N) ... courier
25 terms
English 10AP-Vocab Core 2
ephemeral
retro
trivial
evade
fleeting, brief, temporary
nostalgic, out of date, old fashioned
unimportant, petty, irrelevant
avoid, dodge something, circumvent
ephemeral
fleeting, brief, temporary
retro
nostalgic, out of date, old fashioned
12 terms
Terms of Rhetoric
Rhetoric
Rhetorical Situation
Rhetorical Triangle
Modes of Discourse
the art of communication
occasion, context, purpose
speaker, audience, subject
Methods of Communication
Rhetoric
the art of communication
Rhetorical Situation
occasion, context, purpose
10 terms
English 10 AP #9
Concurrent
Courier
Cursory
Discursive
(Adj)... Occurring at the same time
(N)... A messenger
(Adj)... Hasty; not thorough
(Adj)... Rambling; digressive
Concurrent
(Adj)... Occurring at the same time
Courier
(N)... A messenger
21 terms
Elements of Voice
Diction
Details
Imagery
Syntax
author's choice of words
facts, observations, and incidents
verbal representation of sensory experience
sentence structure
Diction
author's choice of words
Details
facts, observations, and incidents
12 terms
Vocab 16
fluctuate
flux
forage
forestall
vary irregularly
state of constant change or flow
rummage for food
delay
fluctuate
vary irregularly
flux
state of constant change or flow
12 terms
Vocab Test 14
excursion
exemplary
exigent
existential
a trip
serving as an example
critical
relating to existence
excursion
a trip
exemplary
serving as an example
15 terms
English 10 AP Vocab #10
acrimonious
chastise
derogatory
disparage
(adj)... bitter in language or tone
(vt)... to punish for misbehavior or wrongdoing
(adj)... detracting from the character of
(vt)... to speak of as unimportant or inferior
acrimonious
(adj)... bitter in language or tone
chastise
(vt)... to punish for misbehavior or wrongdoing
18 terms
English - Figures of Speech
alliteration
assonance
consonance
simile
beginning several consecutive words with the same sound
repetition of vowel sounds in a series of words
repetition of a consonant sound in a series of words
comparison using like or as
alliteration
beginning several consecutive words with the same sound
assonance
repetition of vowel sounds in a series of words
28 terms
English - Poetry 101
narrative poetry
ballad
lyric poetry
elegy
tells a story
a folk song or story in poetic form
expression of human feelings in poetic form
lament for the death of someone dear to the poet
narrative poetry
tells a story
ballad
a folk song or story in poetic form
24 terms
List A: Chapters 1-3
Voracity
Cunning
Disconcerted
Billets
(noun) an insatiable appetite/eager to consume food
(noun) skill in deception/deceiving others
(Adjective) a feeling of discomfort
(noun) lodgings for soldiers
Voracity
(noun) an insatiable appetite/eager to consume food
Cunning
(noun) skill in deception/deceiving others
38 terms
Scarlet Letter Vocab
Transgressor
Visage
Iniquity
Rankle
Sinner (n)
Face (n)
Wickedness (n)
To irritate (v)
Transgressor
Sinner (n)
Visage
Face (n)
10 terms
Lesson 3: Prefixes
con-, com-
de-
dis-
in-, il-, im-, ir-, un-
together
do the opposite of, remove
opposite of, lack of
not
con-, com-
together
de-
do the opposite of, remove
8 terms
Lesson 4: Suffixes
suffix
-able
-al
-ed
added to end of a base word changes the meaning of the word
spreadable, varIable, cur(e)able
renewal, transmitTal, remov(e)al
breaded, referRed, fram(e)ed
suffix
added to end of a base word changes the meaning of the word
-able
spreadable, varIable, cur(e)able
10 terms
Lesson 2: Word Origins, Latin Roots
dicere (dic,dict)
videre (vid, vis)
mittere (mit, miss)
audire (aud, audio)
say
see
send
hear
dicere (dic,dict)
say
videre (vid, vis)
see
15 terms
Lesson 1: Word Origins, Greek Roots
bio
dynamo, dynamic
eco
ergon
life
power, force
habitat, environment
work
bio
life
dynamo, dynamic
power, force
36 terms
Vocabulary from Classical Roots Book C Lessons 5 and 6
amicable
amity
enamored
inimical
friendly; peaceable
friendship; friendly relations
in love with; charmed by (used with of)
harmful
amicable
friendly; peaceable
amity
friendship; friendly relations
50 terms
Vocabulary From Classical Roots: Lessons 9 and 10
capitalist
capitalist
capitulation
decapitate
a person who has invested person wealth in business
wealthy person
surrender
behead
capitalist
a person who has invested person wealth in business
capitalist
wealthy person
19 terms
Ch 1 Colliding Worlds
Hiawatha
Martin Luther
Mansa Musa
Vasco da Gama
Mohawk who lost his family in war but met a spirit who taught…
German monk who reformed the Catholic Church and downplayed t…
devout Muslim famed for construction projects & support of mo…
sent into Indian Ocean for spices from sailor but reaches Eas…
Hiawatha
Mohawk who lost his family in war but met a spirit who taught…
Martin Luther
German monk who reformed the Catholic Church and downplayed t…
Vocabulary from Classical Roots Book C Lessons 3 and 4
Mater, Matris
Pater, Patris
Frater, Fratris
Avunculus, Avunculi
<L. "mother"
<L. "father"
<L. "brother"
<L. "uncle"
Mater, Matris
<L. "mother"
Pater, Patris
<L. "father"
15 terms
Vocabulary From Classical Roots Book C, Lesson 1
humane
humanism
humanities
anthropology
having the worthy qualities of human beings, such as kindness…
a philosophy in which interests & values of human beings are…
branches of knowledge concerned with human beings & their cul…
the scientific study of the origins, cultural development, &…
humane
having the worthy qualities of human beings, such as kindness…
humanism
a philosophy in which interests & values of human beings are…
40 terms
Vocabulary From Classical Roots Book C Lessons 1 and 2
Humanus
humane
humanism
humanities
Human Being
Having the worthy qualities of human beings, such as kindness…
A philosophy in which interests and values of human beings ar…
Branches of knowledge concerned with human beings and their c…
Humanus
Human Being
humane
Having the worthy qualities of human beings, such as kindness…
Classical Roots Vocabulary Book C Lessons 7 and 8
Hic...mollesque sub arbore somni
Domus
domicile
domestic (1)
Here [are] soft slumbers under a tree.
<L. "house"
n. A home; residence.
adj. Related to the family or household.
Hic...mollesque sub arbore somni
Here [are] soft slumbers under a tree.
Domus
<L. "house"
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