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English Honors 11 Vocabulary
Pathos
Logos
Ethos
Refutation
An appeal to emotion. Pathos arguments may use loaded words t…
An appeal to reason. It occurs when a writer tries to convinc…
Ethos is basically an appeal to credibility. The writer is se…
To prove wrong by argument or evidence
Pathos
An appeal to emotion. Pathos arguments may use loaded words t…
Logos
An appeal to reason. It occurs when a writer tries to convinc…
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Honors English 11 Set #5
jocose
jocular
festoon
fete
cheerful; merry
characterized by joking
to drape or adorn festively
to honor with a banquet or feast
jocose
cheerful; merry
jocular
characterized by joking
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English 9 Honors Vocabulary 11
brevity
comport
concise
demure
(n.) shortness; briefness or conciseness in speech or writing
(v.) to conduct or bear oneself, behave; to be in agreement
(adj.) expressing much in a few words
(adj.) sober or serious in manner, modest
brevity
(n.) shortness; briefness or conciseness in speech or writing
comport
(v.) to conduct or bear oneself, behave; to be in agreement
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Honors English 11 Literary Terms
paraphrase
stanza
speaker
imagery
to put into your own words, especially to achieve greater cla…
a group of lines in a poem
the narrative voice in a literary work who speaks of his or h…
words that appeal to a reader's five senses
paraphrase
to put into your own words, especially to achieve greater cla…
stanza
a group of lines in a poem
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Honors English 11 Week 5
morbidity (n)
ostracize (v)
patronizing (adj)
plenitude (n)
unwholesomeness and gloominess, gruesomeness
to exclude by general consent from society or privileges; exi…
having a condescending attitude
a full supply; abundance
morbidity (n)
unwholesomeness and gloominess, gruesomeness
ostracize (v)
to exclude by general consent from society or privileges; exi…
128 terms
Honors English 11 Terms
bi
biblio
bio
card
two
book
life
heart
bi
two
biblio
book
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English 11 Honors final
Frost
Thurber
O'Conor
Robinson
Nothing Gold can Stay
Secret Life of Walter Mitty
The Life You Save May Be Your Own
Miniver Cheevy
Frost
Nothing Gold can Stay
Thurber
Secret Life of Walter Mitty
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Honors English 11 Week 3
hilarity (n)
indict (v)
latent (adj)
monumental (adj)
boisterous merriment, mirth; glee; jollity
to charge or to accuse; incriminate; impeach
not visible, dormant; quiescent
massive, very important
hilarity (n)
boisterous merriment, mirth; glee; jollity
indict (v)
to charge or to accuse; incriminate; impeach
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Honors English 11 Vocabulary
Pervade
Emigrant
Profusion
Coincide
to be present throughout
leaves home country to live somewhere else
an abundance of something
happen simultaneously/ go with, fall together
Pervade
to be present throughout
Emigrant
leaves home country to live somewhere else
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Honors English Vocab #11
Prefix: Neo
Prefix: Paleo
Prefix: Par, Para
Root: Polis, Pollit
New
Old/ancient
Beside/near/resembling
City
Prefix: Neo
New
Prefix: Paleo
Old/ancient
15 terms
Week 11 Honors English
austere
corpulent
derisive
effeminate
severe or stern in appearance; undecorated
(adj.) fat; having a large, bulky body
expressing contempt or ridicule
having womanly traits
austere
severe or stern in appearance; undecorated
corpulent
(adj.) fat; having a large, bulky body
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Honors English 11 Authors
Arthur Miller
Edward Taylor
Anne Bradstreet
Nathaniel Hawthorne
-Social dramatist... -Extremely famous and popular plays often p…
-Doctor and strict minister... -Only American out of the metaphy…
-Came to Mass Bay at 18, having already been married at 16... -P…
-Focused on the dark side of rRomanticism- sin, guilt, hatred…
Arthur Miller
-Social dramatist... -Extremely famous and popular plays often p…
Edward Taylor
-Doctor and strict minister... -Only American out of the metaphy…
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Honors English Vocab 11
Uniform
Unremitting
Unwitting
Venal
adj - consistent; unchanging; the same for everyone
adj - unceasing; unabated; relentless
adj - unintentional; ignorant; not aware
adj - capable of being bribed; willing to do anything for mon…
Uniform
adj - consistent; unchanging; the same for everyone
Unremitting
adj - unceasing; unabated; relentless
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Honors English, Vocabulary List 11
Nebulous
Nefarious
Neophyte
Nurture
vague, indistinct
extremely wicked
beginner; convert
to feed; to bring up
Nebulous
vague, indistinct
Nefarious
extremely wicked
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Lesson 1 Honors English 11
Adroit
Adulterate
Adventitious
Aegis
skillful, clever
to make impure, to contaminate
accidental; nonessential
a shield; protection; sponsorship
Adroit
skillful, clever
Adulterate
to make impure, to contaminate
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Honors English 11: Vocabulary List #1
Discomfit
Edification
Malfeasance
Feasible
to embarrass and confuse
improvement or enlightenment
misconduct or wrongdoing, especially by a public official
capable of being accomplished
Discomfit
to embarrass and confuse
Edification
improvement or enlightenment
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Honors English I - List 11
Warp (v.)
Diverged (v.)
Suffice (v.)
Woeful (adj.)
to twist; to distort
branched out in different directions
to be enough; adequate
full of sorrow
Warp (v.)
to twist; to distort
Diverged (v.)
branched out in different directions
20 terms
Honors English 11 - Unit 3
euphemism
geneocide
immensely
bestiality
An indirect, less offensive way of saying something that is c…
The deliberate and systematic killing of an entire people or…
A great deal; very much
savagely cruel or depraved behavior
euphemism
An indirect, less offensive way of saying something that is c…
geneocide
The deliberate and systematic killing of an entire people or…
19 terms
Honors English 11- {Set 2}
Figurative Language
Metaphor
Extended Metaphor
Simile
Language that contains or uses figures of speech, such as sim…
When two things are compared, not applicable, in order to sug…
A metaphor that is extended overtime and developed throughout…
A Figure of speech where two unlike things are compared by us…
Figurative Language
Language that contains or uses figures of speech, such as sim…
Metaphor
When two things are compared, not applicable, in order to sug…
English 11 honors
morosely
sculptured
irrigation
hutch
gloomy or in a bad mood / ex. George looks back on the past w…
make or represent by carving
methods of which water is supplied to plants at regular inter…
a box or cage , typically with a wire mesh front,for keeping…
morosely
gloomy or in a bad mood / ex. George looks back on the past w…
sculptured
make or represent by carving
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Honors English 11 Vocab 1
adroit
adulterate
adventitious
aegis
skillful, clever
to make impure, to contaminate
accidental; nonessential
a shield; protection; sponsorship
adroit
skillful, clever
adulterate
to make impure, to contaminate
20 terms
English 11 Honors Vocab
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadence
(n.) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
(v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to pu…
(n.) a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
(n.) decline, decay, or deterioration; a condition or period…
approbation
(n.) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
assuage
(v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to pu…
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Honors English 11
Anathema
Apathy
Apostate
Apt
Intense dislike
Lack of interest
Traitor
Inclined, suitable, skillful
Anathema
Intense dislike
Apathy
Lack of interest
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Honors English 11 Vocab 4
celibate
censure
cessation
chaff
unmarried (noun); abstaining from sex (adj.)
to criticize sharply
a stopping; a discontinuance
worthless matter
celibate
unmarried (noun); abstaining from sex (adj.)
censure
to criticize sharply
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Honors English List 11
austere
antipathy
conducive
confront
Adj. Severe or strict in manner
N. Lack of interest; distaste; hatred
Adj. favorable; helpful... (Good eating habits are conducive to…
V. Meeting someone face to face
austere
Adj. Severe or strict in manner
antipathy
N. Lack of interest; distaste; hatred
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Honors English 11 Vocabulary
Abhor
Bigot
Enfranchise
Hamper
Hate
A narrow-minded, prejudiced person
To give voting rights
To hinder or obstruct
Abhor
Hate
Bigot
A narrow-minded, prejudiced person
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honors english 11 vocab
slave narratives
descriptive details
anecdotes
figurative language
the life stories of people who survived slavery ... help us unde…
appeals to the 5 senses
short stories
create imagery and communicate ideas beyond the literal meani…
slave narratives
the life stories of people who survived slavery ... help us unde…
descriptive details
appeals to the 5 senses
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Honors English 11 Vocab 5
deride
desiccated
despicable
desultory
to ridicule, to mock
dried up
contemptible, hateful
wandering from subject to subject
deride
to ridicule, to mock
desiccated
dried up
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English 11 HONORS Terms
allusion
personification
analogy
antithesis
a brief reference to a person, place, thing, event, or idea i…
a figure of speech, where a thing, idea, or an animal is give…
a comparison between two things... - example(s): "It was the bes…
two opposite ideas put together to create a contrasting effec…
allusion
a brief reference to a person, place, thing, event, or idea i…
personification
a figure of speech, where a thing, idea, or an animal is give…
15 terms
English Honors 11 Vocab 11
Composure (noun)
Austere (adj.)
Diminution (noun)
Adherent (noun)
Mental calmness
Forbiddingly stern
Reduction in size, strength, and importance
Someone who follows a leader or supports a cause
Composure (noun)
Mental calmness
Austere (adj.)
Forbiddingly stern
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Honors English 11
Philistine
philistine
Apocalypse
apocalypse
a people who settled in Philistia and often battled with earl…
a smug, ignorant person who is indifferent or antagonistic to…
the last book of the New Testament, also known as Revalation,…
great or total devastation; doom
Philistine
a people who settled in Philistia and often battled with earl…
philistine
a smug, ignorant person who is indifferent or antagonistic to…
Honors English 11: Vocab
Adversity
Calamity
Habitation
Peril
Hardship; Difficulty
Disaster; Catastrophe
Place to live; Group of homes or dwellings
Danger
Adversity
Hardship; Difficulty
Calamity
Disaster; Catastrophe
15 terms
Honors English 11 Vocab 2
antipathy
antithesis
badinage
banal
an intense dislike
an exact opposite; an opposite extreme
playful, teasing talk
common, ordinary
antipathy
an intense dislike
antithesis
an exact opposite; an opposite extreme
15 terms
Honors English 11 Vocab 3
bombast
bona fide
boor
bovine
impressive but meaningless language
in good faith
a rude or impolite person
pertaining to cows or cattle
bombast
impressive but meaningless language
bona fide
in good faith
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English 11 Honors Terms
White
Yellow
Red
Black
Symbolizes Peace, Virginity, Innocence, and Purity.... Asian Cul…
Symbolizes Joy, Energy, Youth, Wanting to stand out, and Adve…
Symbolizes Love, Compassion, Hate, Anger, the Devil. ... Asian C…
Symbolizes Death, Evil, Formal, Power, Elegance, Terrible eve…
White
Symbolizes Peace, Virginity, Innocence, and Purity.... Asian Cul…
Yellow
Symbolizes Joy, Energy, Youth, Wanting to stand out, and Adve…
20 terms
honors english vocab #11
abridge
acquiesce
allude
constitute
to shorten or condense
to consent, agree passively
to refer to or mention casually
to form, or make-up
abridge
to shorten or condense
acquiesce
to consent, agree passively
20 terms
Love English I LIST 11 Honors
effrontery
egregious
elicit
elixir
audacity, impudence, nerve... antonyms: modesty, shyness
flagrant, outrageously bad... antonyms: discreet, minor
evoke, to draw forth, extract... antonyms:hide, suppress
panacea, cure-all, medicine
effrontery
audacity, impudence, nerve... antonyms: modesty, shyness
egregious
flagrant, outrageously bad... antonyms: discreet, minor
14 terms
Honors English Vocab 11
Uniform
Unremitting
Unwitting
Venal
(adj) consistent; unchanging; the same for everyone
(adj) unceasing; unabated; relentless
(adj) unintentional; ignorant; not aware
(adj) capable of being bribed; willing to do anything for mon…
Uniform
(adj) consistent; unchanging; the same for everyone
Unremitting
(adj) unceasing; unabated; relentless
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Honors English 11- Week #3
atone
burgeon
coerce
defile
to satisfy or appease by making amends
to grow, often rapidly
to dominate by force or threat
to make impure or unclean
atone
to satisfy or appease by making amends
burgeon
to grow, often rapidly
20 terms
Honors English vocab 11
Allude
Clairvoyant
Conclusive
Disreputable
To refer to casually or directly
Supernatural perceptive; (n.) someone who possesses extrasens…
Serving to settle an issue; final
Not respectable; not esteemed
Allude
To refer to casually or directly
Clairvoyant
Supernatural perceptive; (n.) someone who possesses extrasens…
20 terms
Honors English 11
Acquisitive
Arrogate
Banal
Belabor
Able to get in retain ideas or info concerned with acquiring…
To go claim or take without right
Hackneyed, common place
To work on excessively, to thrash soundly
Acquisitive
Able to get in retain ideas or info concerned with acquiring…
Arrogate
To go claim or take without right
15 terms
English 11 Honors Allusions
Achilles' Heel
Pound of Flesh
Sacred Cow
Crossing the Rubicon
Achilles (baby) dipped by mother in the river Styx because im…
Shakespeare's "Merchant of Venice." Shilock (money lender) le…
In Hinduism. cow = sacred: not to be harmed nor killed. Not a…
Historic Allusion; after defeating Gauls in Gallic war, Caesa…
Achilles' Heel
Achilles (baby) dipped by mother in the river Styx because im…
Pound of Flesh
Shakespeare's "Merchant of Venice." Shilock (money lender) le…
24 terms
11 Honors English Rhetoric
Logos
Ethos
Pathos
Alliteration
Facts and Statistics
Ethical Appeal or the Appeal from Credibility
Appeal to the Audience's Sympathies and Imagination
Repetition of the initial consonant sounds beginning several…
Logos
Facts and Statistics
Ethos
Ethical Appeal or the Appeal from Credibility
30 terms
English 11 Honors 1A
aberration: n
acquiesce: v
askance: adv
austere: n
departure from the normal
comply; yield
distrustfully
severely plain
aberration: n
departure from the normal
acquiesce: v
comply; yield
22 terms
English 11 Honors Vocabulary 11
Denizen
Contingent
Foist
Corroborate
One who frequents a place
A representative group forming part of a larger body
To impose by fraud
To confirm, make more certain
Denizen
One who frequents a place
Contingent
A representative group forming part of a larger body
26 terms
Meter -Honors English 11
meter
monometer
dimeter
trimeter
a regular, repeating pattern of accented and unaccented
1 foot
2 feet
3 feet
meter
a regular, repeating pattern of accented and unaccented
monometer
1 foot
10 terms
Honors English Vocab 11
Mirth
Hilitary
Banter
Droll
Good Spirits
Great Merriment
Playful Conversation
Amusingly Old
Mirth
Good Spirits
Hilitary
Great Merriment
9 terms
English 11 honors 3
Paradox
Parallelism
Anaphora
Personification
A statement that appears to self contradictory or opposed to…
This term comes from the Greek roots meaning "besides one ano…
A sub type of parallelism when exact reptilian or words or ph…
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
Paradox
A statement that appears to self contradictory or opposed to…
Parallelism
This term comes from the Greek roots meaning "besides one ano…
82 terms
Honors English 11
"When You Are Old"
"Not Waving But Drowning"
"Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night"
"Lord of the Flies"
Yeats
Smith
Thomas
Golding
"When You Are Old"
Yeats
"Not Waving But Drowning"
Smith
15 terms
English 11 Honors Vocabulary 11
Elixer
Desiccated
Cessation
Kinetic
supposed remedy for all ailments; medicine
dried up; dehydrated
a stopping; a discontinuance
characterized by motion; active
Elixer
supposed remedy for all ailments; medicine
Desiccated
dried up; dehydrated
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