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English 11AP Romantacism Rhetorical Terms
Allusion
Anaphora
Aphorism
Audience
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
A terse statement of known authorship, which expresses a gene…
listeners or spectators
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
Anaphora
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
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Week 7 Vocabulary English 11AP
idiom
infinitive
malapropism
non sequitur
an accepted phrase that is contrary to the usual language pat…
a verbal form that consists of "to" plus a verb
ridiculous misuse of a word for another one that sounds like it
a conclusion that does not follow from the evidence presented
idiom
an accepted phrase that is contrary to the usual language pat…
infinitive
a verbal form that consists of "to" plus a verb
17 terms
English 11AP Mier Vocab 6
abase
blithe
connate
coalesce
(v) to humiliate, degrade
(adj) carefree
(adj) existing naturally, innate
(v) to fuse into a whole
abase
(v) to humiliate, degrade
blithe
(adj) carefree
30 terms
English 11AP- Vocabulary List #4
Buxom
Prodigious
Incandescent
Vehement
(of a women) plump, especially with large breasts
remarkably or impressively great in extent, size or degree
emitting light as a result of being heated
showing strong feeling; forceful, passionate or intense
Buxom
(of a women) plump, especially with large breasts
Prodigious
remarkably or impressively great in extent, size or degree
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English 11AP: Frankenstein/BNW vocab
Prometheus
fortnight
capacious
paroxysm
a Titan who was chained and tortured by Zeus for stealing fir…
two weeks
able to hold or contain a lot
a sudden strong feeling or expression of emotion that cannot…
Prometheus
a Titan who was chained and tortured by Zeus for stealing fir…
fortnight
two weeks
30 terms
English 11AP- Vocabulary List #1
Bombastic
Colloquial
Connotative
Denotative
adj. high-sounding but with little meaning
adj. used in ordinary or familiar conversation; not formal
adj. suggested or implied meaning
adj. a word that names or signifies something specific
Bombastic
adj. high-sounding but with little meaning
Colloquial
adj. used in ordinary or familiar conversation; not formal
15 terms
First Vocab Quiz English 11AP
rhetoric
rhetorical triangle
Aristotelian triangle
ethos
refers to the entire process of written communication. Strate…
a diagram that represents a rhetorical situation as the relat…
a diagram that represents a rhetorical situation as the relat…
A Greek term referring to the character of a person; credibil…
rhetoric
refers to the entire process of written communication. Strate…
rhetorical triangle
a diagram that represents a rhetorical situation as the relat…
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English 11AP semester 1 final
Anaphora
Epistrophe
Anastrophe
Anthimeria
The repetition of a word at the beginnings of successive clau…
The repetition of a word at the ends of successive clauses or…
The inversion of the usual order of words or clauses
Using one part of speech as another, such as a noun as a verb
Anaphora
The repetition of a word at the beginnings of successive clau…
Epistrophe
The repetition of a word at the ends of successive clauses or…
18 terms
English 11AP Literary Elements Final
allegory
foil
local color
symbol
story in which people, things, and actions represent an idea…
character that shows qualities that are contrast with the obj…
use of details that are common in a region of the country (so…
person, place, thing, or event used to represent something el…
allegory
story in which people, things, and actions represent an idea…
foil
character that shows qualities that are contrast with the obj…
12 terms
English 11AP Andersen Rhetorical Fallacies
Scare Tactics
Bandwagon Appeals
Slippery Slope
Either/Or (False Dichotomy)
Frighten the shit out of people people and force them into ag…
Everyone else is doing it, asshat
One thing will lead to another, damn it (often disastrous)
Complicated issues given only two courses of action. what the f
Scare Tactics
Frighten the shit out of people people and force them into ag…
Bandwagon Appeals
Everyone else is doing it, asshat
33 terms
Colonial Period Test, English 11AP
anecdote
analogy
imagery
metaphor
A short narrative detailing particulars of an interesting epi…
Illustration of an idea y means of a more familiar idea that…
Description that appeals to the 5 senses.
Comparison of 2 unlike things.
anecdote
A short narrative detailing particulars of an interesting epi…
analogy
Illustration of an idea y means of a more familiar idea that…
20 terms
Vocab Set 2 (English 11AP)
Adverse
Aesthetic
Affable
Affectation
Unfavorable, Antagonistic
Having to do with artistic beauty
Easy to talk to, friendly
Unnatural or artificial behavior
Adverse
Unfavorable, Antagonistic
Aesthetic
Having to do with artistic beauty
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Vocab Week 6 (English 11AP)
Loquacious
Magnanimous
Malaise
Maudlin
adj. talking a lot, or too much
adj. forgiving, generous
n. a feeling of depression or uneasiness
adj. silly and overly sentimental
Loquacious
adj. talking a lot, or too much
Magnanimous
adj. forgiving, generous
10 terms
English11AP Vocab List 1
aphorism
logos
pathos
ethos
A terse statement of known authorship which expresses a gener…
An appeal to the audience's sense of reason or logic through…
An appeal to the audience's emotions through the use of highl…
An appeal to the audience's sense of ethics through fair lang…
aphorism
A terse statement of known authorship which expresses a gener…
logos
An appeal to the audience's sense of reason or logic through…
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English 11AP Vocabulary List 3 (Feinberg)
Theme
Extended Metaphor
Paradox
Figurative Language
Insight about human life that is revealed in a literary work;…
Metaphor that is developed over a number of lines with severa…
A statement that appears self-contradictory but reveals a kin…
Word or phrase that describes one thing in terms of something…
Theme
Insight about human life that is revealed in a literary work;…
Extended Metaphor
Metaphor that is developed over a number of lines with severa…
10 terms
English11AP Vocab List 1
aphorism
logos
pathos
ethos
A terse statement of known authorship which expresses a gener…
An appeal to the audience's sense of reason or logic through…
An appeal to the audience's emotions through the use of highl…
An appeal to the audience's sense of ethics through fair lang…
aphorism
A terse statement of known authorship which expresses a gener…
logos
An appeal to the audience's sense of reason or logic through…
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English11AP Vocab List 1
aphorism
logos
pathos
ethos
a brief observation that contains a general truth, such as, "…
An appeal to the audience's sense of reason or logic through…
An appeal to the audience's emotions through the use of highl…
An appeal to the audience's sense of ethics through fair lang…
aphorism
a brief observation that contains a general truth, such as, "…
logos
An appeal to the audience's sense of reason or logic through…
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English 11AP Vocab #1-8 [Final 1]
refurbish (v.)
abridge (v.)
capricious (adj.)
denigrate (v.)
to restore, clean up
to cut down, shorten
subject to whim, fickle
to belittle, diminish the opinion of
refurbish (v.)
to restore, clean up
abridge (v.)
to cut down, shorten
20 terms
English 11AP Vocabulary for Achievement Lesson 1-2
annotation
appellation
eponym
linguistics
n. a critical or explanatory note or body of notes added to a…
n. a name, title, or designation; the act of naming
n. a person, real or imaginary, from whom something, as a tri…
n. the science of language, including phonetics, phonology, m…
annotation
n. a critical or explanatory note or body of notes added to a…
appellation
n. a name, title, or designation; the act of naming
20 terms
English 11AP Vocabulary for Achievement Lesson 3-4
evolve
immutable
inveterate
malleable
v. to develop gradually; to come forth gradually into being;…
adj. not mutable; unchangeable; changeless
adj. settled or confirmed in a habit, practice, feeling, or t…
adj. capable of being extended or shaped by hammering or by p…
evolve
v. to develop gradually; to come forth gradually into being;…
immutable
adj. not mutable; unchangeable; changeless
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literary terms 8/18 English 11ap
ad hominem argument
allegory
alliteration
allusion
latin: "to or against the man", argument appealing to emotion…
story or picture with a hidden meaning
repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds in…
direct or indirect reference to something which is presumably…
ad hominem argument
latin: "to or against the man", argument appealing to emotion…
allegory
story or picture with a hidden meaning
12 terms
English 11AP ITW Chapters 1-3
Sonorous (adj)
Congenial (adj)
Meander (v)
Rampart (n)
Loud, deep, or resonant, as a pleasing sound
Agreeable, suitable, or pleasing in nature or character
To proceed by or taking a winding or indirect course
A broad elevation or mound of earth raised as a fortification…
Sonorous (adj)
Loud, deep, or resonant, as a pleasing sound
Congenial (adj)
Agreeable, suitable, or pleasing in nature or character
English 11AP Vocab Terms 1-25
AD HOMINEM
ALLEGORY
Alliteration
Allusion
in an argument or debate, this fallacy (false or misleading m…
the device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
the repetition of initial consonant sounds in two or more nei…
a reference to something which is presumably commonly known,…
AD HOMINEM
in an argument or debate, this fallacy (false or misleading m…
ALLEGORY
the device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
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English 11AP 3rd tri week six
Inscrutable
Insidious
Intrepid
Lucid
Mysterious; not able to be understood
Treacherous; crafty; more dangerous than is apparent
Very brave; dauntless; bold
Clear; easily understood; mentally sound
Inscrutable
Mysterious; not able to be understood
Insidious
Treacherous; crafty; more dangerous than is apparent
15 terms
English 11ap week 3 review vocab
inscrutable
insidious
intrepid
lucid
mysterious, not able to be understood
treacherous, crafty,more dangerous than is apparent
very brave, dauntless, bold
clear, easily understood, mentally sound
inscrutable
mysterious, not able to be understood
insidious
treacherous, crafty,more dangerous than is apparent
15 terms
English 11AP 3rd Tri Week Five Vocab
altruistic
asinine
astute
bawdy
unselfish; concerned for the welfare of others
stupid or silly
shrewd; keen in judgement; cunning
indecent; obscene
altruistic
unselfish; concerned for the welfare of others
asinine
stupid or silly
18 terms
English 11AP Third Tri Week Three Vocab
nomad
oracle
pacifist
paragon
a wanderer without a fixed home
one who makes wise or prophetic statements
one who opposed to war and violence or who, as a matter of co…
one who is a model of excellence
nomad
a wanderer without a fixed home
oracle
one who makes wise or prophetic statements
18 terms
English 11AP Third Tri Week Two Vocab
bigot
braggart
buffoon
bungler
a narrow-minded, prejudiced person
a very boastful person
somebody who is always clowning around and trying to be funny
a clumsy, blundering fellow
bigot
a narrow-minded, prejudiced person
braggart
a very boastful person
10 terms
English 11AP Vocabulary Set 2 20-40
Chiasmus
Christ Archetype
Climax
Conflict
A rhetorical device in which gramatical constructions are rep…
Author uses to draw allusions between a character and Jesus…
A sequence of ideas in order of increasing importance
Struggle in a story that triggers action... Ex: Person Vs. Pers…
Chiasmus
A rhetorical device in which gramatical constructions are rep…
Christ Archetype
Author uses to draw allusions between a character and Jesus…
80 terms
English 11AP - Vocabulary #1-5 Sentences
juxtaposition
acquiesced
denigrate
abridged
The interior designer admired my _______ of the yellow couch…
Though Mr. Correlli wanted to stay outside and work in his ga…
The company decided that its advertisements would no longer _…
The publisher thought the dictionary was too long and _______…
juxtaposition
The interior designer admired my _______ of the yellow couch…
acquiesced
Though Mr. Correlli wanted to stay outside and work in his ga…
10 terms
English 11AP Vocabulary List 3 (Feinberg)
Theme
Extended Metaphor
Paradox
Figurative Language
Insight about human life that is revealed in a literary work;…
Metaphor that is developed over a number of lines with severa…
A statement that appears self-contradictory but reveals a kin…
Word or phrase that describes one thing in terms of something…
Theme
Insight about human life that is revealed in a literary work;…
Extended Metaphor
Metaphor that is developed over a number of lines with severa…
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English 11AP vocab/tone words list 1
Juxtapose
Acquiese
Denigrate
Abridge
To place close together or side by side especially for compar…
To agree without protesting
To belittle, diminish the opinion of
To cut down, shorten
Juxtapose
To place close together or side by side especially for compar…
Acquiese
To agree without protesting
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English 11AP Vocabulary Set 1 1-19
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Anadiplosis
A story in which people, things, and actions represent a gene…
The repetition of consonant sounds... Ex: Rough and ready
Refer to a familiar person place or thing... Ex: Bible verses
Repetition of words in sentences where the ending of the firs…
Allegory
A story in which people, things, and actions represent a gene…
Alliteration
The repetition of consonant sounds... Ex: Rough and ready
15 terms
English 11AP Literary Analysis Terms 27-39
allegory
allusion
ambiguity
analogy
-device that uses a character and/or story elements symbolica…
-a direct or indirect reference to something which is presuma…
-multiple meanings, either intentional or unintentional, of a…
-similarity or comparison between two different things or the…
allegory
-device that uses a character and/or story elements symbolica…
allusion
-a direct or indirect reference to something which is presuma…
18 terms
English 11AP vocab 2 tri: Week 2
haggle
heckle
immobilize
impeach
to argue in petty fashion about terms and prices
to harass with questions and sarcastic remarks
to make unable to move; to fix in place
to accuse an official wrongdoing
haggle
to argue in petty fashion about terms and prices
heckle
to harass with questions and sarcastic remarks
15 terms
15 LIT TERMS English 11AP A-H
Acronym
Ad Hominem
Analogy
Antonym
A word made up from the initial letters or syllables of a tit…
Appealing to a person's prejudices or selfish interests rathe…
An extended comparison to clarify an idea; a comparison of th…
A word of opposite meaning. EXAMPLE: "tall" and "short", "fas…
Acronym
A word made up from the initial letters or syllables of a tit…
Ad Hominem
Appealing to a person's prejudices or selfish interests rathe…
13 terms
English 11AP Literary Analysis Terms 40-52
didactic
ethos
euphemism
extended metaphor
-from the Greek word that literally means "teaching"... -primary…
-used in writing or speaking... -appeal to credibility
-more agreeable or less offensive substitutes for a generally…
-a metaphor (duh) developed at great length, occurring freque…
didactic
-from the Greek word that literally means "teaching"... -primary…
ethos
-used in writing or speaking... -appeal to credibility
11 terms
ENGLISH 11AP TEST 10/26/15
Antithesis
Zeugma
Alliteration
Anaphora
A juxtaposition of contrasting ideas in parallel structure. I…
Use of two different words in a grammatically similar way tha…
Repetition of consonant sounds in a sequence of words, often…
Repetition of the same word or group of words at the beginnin…
Antithesis
A juxtaposition of contrasting ideas in parallel structure. I…
Zeugma
Use of two different words in a grammatically similar way tha…
18 terms
English 11AP Vocab Tri 2: week 1
abscond
acquit
adulterate
alienate
To depart hastily and secretly; especially to escape the law
to declare innocent
to cheapen by adding inferior ingredients; to corrupt
to make unfriendly; to estrange
abscond
To depart hastily and secretly; especially to escape the law
acquit
to declare innocent
13 terms
Anglo-Saxon Medieval Lit Test English 11AP
epic hero
Heroic tradition
Elegiac tradition
Caesura
character in an epic poem who is noble and brave and is affec…
includes all poems that focus on the bravery of a central her…
includes all poems that mourn the passing of earlier, better…
A break or pause in a line of poetry
epic hero
character in an epic poem who is noble and brave and is affec…
Heroic tradition
includes all poems that focus on the bravery of a central her…
20 terms
English 11AP Vocab Lessons #3 and #4
appellation
diphthong
eponym
linguistics
A name or title that distinguishes or identifies... Noun
A speech sound that consists of either two vowels or a vowel…
A person for whom something is or is thought to be named... Noun…
the study of human speech, especially its components, structu…
appellation
A name or title that distinguishes or identifies... Noun
diphthong
A speech sound that consists of either two vowels or a vowel…
26 terms
11AP English - Glossary Hits "Top 26 Hits"
alliteration
allusion
analogy
anecdote
the repetition of one or more initial consonant sounds... ex: Th…
a reference to a person, place or event made to create an eff…
a comparison that points out similarities between two dissimi…
a brief narrative/story often used to illustrate an idea or m…
alliteration
the repetition of one or more initial consonant sounds... ex: Th…
allusion
a reference to a person, place or event made to create an eff…
38 terms
English 11AP Literary Analysis Terms 53-77
parody
pathos
pedantic
periodic sentence
-work that closely imitates the style or content of another w…
-persuasive appeal to audience based on emotion
-adjective describing words, phrases, or general tone that is…
-sentence that presents its central meaning in a main clause…
parody
-work that closely imitates the style or content of another w…
pathos
-persuasive appeal to audience based on emotion
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English 11AP 3rd Tri Week Eight Vocab
bigot
bungler
charlatan
glutton
a narrow-minded, prejudiced person
a clumsy, blundering fellow
a quack; one who pretends to have expertise, as in medicine,…
a person who greedily eats too much, or who has a great capac…
bigot
a narrow-minded, prejudiced person
bungler
a clumsy, blundering fellow
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Vocab English 11AP Quiz 3 (Lessons 5 & 6)
abeyance
abstemious
circumvent
elude
Temporary suspension, inactivity
(adj.) moderate, sparing (as in eating and drinking); charact…
To circle AROUND and therefore bypass; to avoid by artful man…
(v.) to evade, escape
abeyance
Temporary suspension, inactivity
abstemious
(adj.) moderate, sparing (as in eating and drinking); charact…
24 terms
English winter final 11Ap literary devices
allusion
anachronism
antithesis
apostrophe
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
a thing belonging or appropriate to a period other than that…
person or thing that is the direct opposite of someone or som…
someone directly adresses an inanimate object or someone who…
allusion
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
anachronism
a thing belonging or appropriate to a period other than that…
55 terms
Bossman 11AP English First 20 Vocab 8/26
Allegory
Allegory is a....
The lion, the witch and the wardrobe b…
Alliteration
A story in which people, things, and actions represent an ide…
Noun
Allegory
The repetition of initial consonant sounds in words such as "…
Allegory
A story in which people, things, and actions represent an ide…
Allegory is a....
Noun
26 terms
Mr. Adams 11AP English Glossary Terms Top 26 Hits
alliteration
allusion
analogy
anecdote
the repetition of one or more initial consonant sounds
a reference to a person, place or event made to create an eff…
a comparison that points out similarities between two dissimi…
a brief narrative/ story often used to illustrate an idea or…
alliteration
the repetition of one or more initial consonant sounds
allusion
a reference to a person, place or event made to create an eff…
60 terms
Combo with "English 11AP Literary Terms" and 1 other
anathema
epithet
euphism
archetype
a person or thing detested or loathed; a curse
any word or phrase applied to a person or place to describe a…
any similar ornate style of writing or speaking; high flown p…
the original pattern or model from which all things are of th…
anathema
a person or thing detested or loathed; a curse
epithet
any word or phrase applied to a person or place to describe a…
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ENGLISH 11AP Civil Disobedience and Where I Lived and What I Lived For Vocab
Systematically (adv)
Expedient (adj)
Alacrity (n)
Inherent (adj)
In an organized way, methodically
Convenient, measure (n)
Speed, eagerness
Natural, inborn, innate
Systematically (adv)
In an organized way, methodically
Expedient (adj)
Convenient, measure (n)
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