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26 terms
English 1H final: TFA characters
Agbala
Amikwu
Aneto
Chielo
the oracle of the hills and caves; influences all aspects of…
Uchendu's youngest son; gets married in novel; sees Nwoye wit…
kills Oduche and fled, but was caught by white men and was ha…
a village widow; priestess of Agbala
Agbala
the oracle of the hills and caves; influences all aspects of…
Amikwu
Uchendu's youngest son; gets married in novel; sees Nwoye wit…
9 terms
Trotter English 1H Sem. 2 Final: ASP Characters
Gene Forrester
Finny
Leper Lepellier
Brinker Hadley
The narrator and protagonist of the novel. When A Separate Pe…
Gene's classmate and best friend. Finny is honest, handsome,…
A classmate of Gene and Finny. Leper is a mild, gentle boy fr…
A charismatic class politician with an inclination for orderl…
Gene Forrester
The narrator and protagonist of the novel. When A Separate Pe…
Finny
Gene's classmate and best friend. Finny is honest, handsome,…
37 terms
Trotter English 1H Sem. 2 Final: TFA Characters and Terms
Agbala
Amikwu
Aneto
Chielo
the goddess of the hills and caves, also means woman, or a ma…
Uchendu's son, sees Nwoye in the church &is the FIRST person…
killed Oduche in a fight over land, hanged in Umuru
the priestess of Agbala, friends with Ekwefi and calls Ezinma…
Agbala
the goddess of the hills and caves, also means woman, or a ma…
Amikwu
Uchendu's son, sees Nwoye in the church &is the FIRST person…
12 terms
Trotter English 1H Sem. 2 Final: TFA Analysis of Characters
Okonkwo
Nwoye
Ezinma
Ikemefuna
An influential clan leader in Umuofia. Since early childhood,…
Okonkwo's oldest son, whom Okonkwo believes is weak and lazy.…
The only child of Okonkwo's second wife, Ekwefi. As the only…
A boy given to Okonkwo by a neighboring village. Ikemefuna li…
Okonkwo
An influential clan leader in Umuofia. Since early childhood,…
Nwoye
Okonkwo's oldest son, whom Okonkwo believes is weak and lazy.…
44 terms
Trotter English 1H Sem. 2 Final: TFA Characters and Terms
Okonkwo
Unoka
Nwoye
Ekwefi
Protagonist, well respected man in Umuofia, 3 wives, 2 barns…
Okonkwo's lazy, gentle, and idle father, debtor, good flute p…
Okonwo's first wife's son, converts to Christianity after bei…
Okonkwo's second wife, Ezinma's mother
Okonkwo
Protagonist, well respected man in Umuofia, 3 wives, 2 barns…
Unoka
Okonkwo's lazy, gentle, and idle father, debtor, good flute p…
11 terms
Trotter English 1H Sem. 2 Final: OM&M Characters
Lennie
George
Candy
Curley's wife
A large, lumbering, childlike migrant worker. Due to his mild…
A small, wiry, quick-witted man who travels with, and cares f…
An aging ranch handyman, Candy lost his hand in an accident a…
The only female character in the story, Curley's wife is neve…
Lennie
A large, lumbering, childlike migrant worker. Due to his mild…
George
A small, wiry, quick-witted man who travels with, and cares f…
38 terms
English 1H Things Fall Apart Characters/Places/Phrases
Okonkwo
Nwoye
Ikemefuna
Ezinma
Protagonist; lives in Umuofia; despises his father because he…
Okonwo's oldest son; is thought to be lazy by his father; con…
boy given to Okonkwo by neighboring village; becomes Okonkwos…
Okonkwo's daughter from his second wife (Ekwefi); favorite ch…
Okonkwo
Protagonist; lives in Umuofia; despises his father because he…
Nwoye
Okonwo's oldest son; is thought to be lazy by his father; con…
20 terms
English 1H
adjunct
bellwether
caterwaul
chimerical
(n.) something added to something else as helpful or useful... b…
(n.) the male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhous…
(v.) to howl or screech like a cat; to quarrel; (n.) a harsh…
(adj.) absurd; wildly fantastic; impossible
adjunct
(n.) something added to something else as helpful or useful... b…
bellwether
(n.) the male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhous…
20 terms
English 1H
Adjunct
Bellwether
Caterwaul
Chimerical
Assistant, accessory
Ringleader, initiator
To howl or screech like a cat; a noisy cry
Absurd, impossible
Adjunct
Assistant, accessory
Bellwether
Ringleader, initiator
44 terms
Trotter English 1H Sem. 2 Final: TFA Characters and Terms
Okonkwo
Unoka
Nwoye
Ekwefi
Protagonist, well respected man in Umuofia, 3 wives, 2 barns…
Okonkwo's lazy, gentle, and idle father, debtor, good flute p…
Okonwo's first wife's son, converts to Christianity after bei…
Okonkwo's second wife, Ezinma's mother
Okonkwo
Protagonist, well respected man in Umuofia, 3 wives, 2 barns…
Unoka
Okonkwo's lazy, gentle, and idle father, debtor, good flute p…
english 1H
palpable
lacerated
opaque
crimson
able to be touched or felt.
tear or make deep cuts in (flesh or skin).
not able to be seen through; not transparent
of a rich deep red color inclining to purple
palpable
able to be touched or felt.
lacerated
tear or make deep cuts in (flesh or skin).
10 terms
English 1H
Prose
Imagery
Plot devices
Exposition
The ordinary form of spoken or written language without metri…
The formation of mental images, figures, or likeness of thing…
Anything that moves the plot forward
Writing or speech promarily intended to convey informatiom
Prose
The ordinary form of spoken or written language without metri…
Imagery
The formation of mental images, figures, or likeness of thing…
42 terms
English 1H
Plot
Conflict
Internal
External
A series of related event
A struggle in the story ; external / internal
Takes place within a characters mind or heart
Struggle that takes place between a character and an outside…
Plot
A series of related event
Conflict
A struggle in the story ; external / internal
15 terms
English 1H
Adversary
Apparel
augment
forfeit
Opponent, enemy
clothing; attire
to make larger, increase
surrender or lose as a result of an error, crime, or failure…
Adversary
Opponent, enemy
Apparel
clothing; attire
12 terms
English 1H
Prudent
disposed
inevitable
Systematic
having or showing careful good judgement
to cause someone to be likely to have or do something
sure to happen
using a careful system or method
Prudent
having or showing careful good judgement
disposed
to cause someone to be likely to have or do something
20 terms
English 1H
Abridge V
Adherent N
Altercation N
Cherubic Adj
To make shorter
A follower or supporter
An angry argument
Resembling an angel portrayed as a little child with a beauti…
Abridge V
To make shorter
Adherent N
A follower or supporter
67 terms
English 1H
persuasion
argument
common ground
assumption
to win over logically, emotionally, or physically
to persuade through reason
the assumption or principal both sides agree to in order to c…
unexamined belief, serves as basis for line of reasoning
persuasion
to win over logically, emotionally, or physically
argument
to persuade through reason
English 1H
Plot
Exposition
Inciting Incident
Rising Action
The main events of a play, story, or move, devised by the aut…
The background of the story
The event that begins a story's problem
A series of relevant incidents that create suspend, interest,…
Plot
The main events of a play, story, or move, devised by the aut…
Exposition
The background of the story
English 1h
Pun
Rising action
Facade
Question& answer
Play on multiple meaning of a word ... Ex.are u bananas cause i…
Part in story where conflict builds
Appearance used to deceive ... Ex. Putting on a smile when sad
Question is proposed followed by solution.
Pun
Play on multiple meaning of a word ... Ex.are u bananas cause i…
Rising action
Part in story where conflict builds
27 terms
English 1H
Trojan War
Achilles
Mehelaus
Helen of Troy(Sparta)
lasted for ten years
greatest Greek(Achean) warrior; killed Hector
king of Sparta; Helen's husband
renowned as the most beautiful
Trojan War
lasted for ten years
Achilles
greatest Greek(Achean) warrior; killed Hector
22 terms
English 1H
Owen Meany ... Faith vs Doubt
Owen Meany ... Faith vs Doubt
Owen Meany ... Fate vs Predestination
Owen Meany... Fate vs Predestination
Owen's faith in God/His undefined "purpose"
John's questioning of God's presence
Owen believing that everything happens for a reason
Owen sees his east death date
Owen Meany ... Faith vs Doubt
Owen's faith in God/His undefined "purpose"
Owen Meany ... Faith vs Doubt
John's questioning of God's presence
31 terms
English 1H
Lyric Poem
Free Verse
Haiku
Sonnet
Expresses a speakers emotions or thoughts, does not tell a st…
poetry that does not have a regular meter or rhyme scheme, us…
3 line poem with 17 syllables(5 lines 1 & 3 and 7 in line 2,…
14 line lyric poem, most are written in iambic pentameter
Lyric Poem
Expresses a speakers emotions or thoughts, does not tell a st…
Free Verse
poetry that does not have a regular meter or rhyme scheme, us…
50 terms
English 1H Literary Terms
allusion
antithesis
aphorism
apostrophe
reference to a historical or literary figure
contrast or opposition of thoughts, usually in two phrases/cl…
a short statement that expresses a moral principle
addressing someone or something not present
allusion
reference to a historical or literary figure
antithesis
contrast or opposition of thoughts, usually in two phrases/cl…
16 terms
English1H
Admonish
Breach
Brigand
Circumspect
To caution or advise against something
An opening gap
A bandit,robber
Careful,cautious
Admonish
To caution or advise against something
Breach
An opening gap
14 terms
grammar quiz english 1h
proper noun
noun
concrete noun
compound noun
names a particular person, place, thing, or idea; always capi…
word used to name a person, place, thing, or idea
names an object that can be perceived by the senses
consists of two or more words used together as a single noun
proper noun
names a particular person, place, thing, or idea; always capi…
noun
word used to name a person, place, thing, or idea
20 terms
English 1H Hawvermale Unit 1
admonish
breach
brigand
circumspect
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly
(n.) an opening, gap; a violation or infraction; (v.) to crea…
(n.) a bandit, robber
(adj.) careful, cautious
admonish
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly
breach
(n.) an opening, gap; a violation or infraction; (v.) to crea…
191 terms
English 1H Study Guide
allusion
antithesis
aphorism
apostrophe
reference to a historical or literary figure
contrast or opposition of thoughts, usually in two phrases/cl…
a short statement that expresses a moral principle
addressing someone or something not present
allusion
reference to a historical or literary figure
antithesis
contrast or opposition of thoughts, usually in two phrases/cl…
14 terms
Everyday English 1H
spare time
to go out into the country
by train
ride their bicycles
fritid
at tage ud på landet
med tog
køre på deres cykler
spare time
fritid
to go out into the country
at tage ud på landet
38 terms
English 1H Vocab
Acquire
Administrate
Affect
Alternative
To gain possession; to get something
To direct or manage
To influence or change
The choice between two or more possibilities
Acquire
To gain possession; to get something
Administrate
To direct or manage
170 terms
English1H Set 5
Acuity
Acuity
Acuity
Acuity
(n.) sharpness (particularly of the mind or senses)
sharpness
keenness
acuteness
Acuity
(n.) sharpness (particularly of the mind or senses)
Acuity
sharpness
15 terms
SAT Vocabulary English 1H
Adulterate
Ambidextrous
benevolent
brink
verb- to make impure by adding an improper substance or quality
adjective- two handed able to use both hands equally as good
adjective- kindly, disposed to do good
noun- edge border threshold
Adulterate
verb- to make impure by adding an improper substance or quality
Ambidextrous
adjective- two handed able to use both hands equally as good
20 terms
English 1H Vocab #1
affiliated
altruistic
assiduous
benefactor
adj. associated, connected
adj. unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
adj. persistent, attentive, diligent
n. one who does good to others
affiliated
adj. associated, connected
altruistic
adj. unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
23 terms
English 1H Literary Devices
bildungsroman
characterization
4 types of characterization
setting
a coming of age story
the methods, descriptions, and details used to create a chara…
initial introduction, physical description, mind state, other…
temporal-time, physical-location, psycological- mind state... mi…
bildungsroman
a coming of age story
characterization
the methods, descriptions, and details used to create a chara…
15 terms
English 1H Vocab: AQOAC
Abet (v.)
Apartheid (n.)
Ascendency (n.)
Balkanize (v.)
To encourage or assist (someone) to do something wrong, in pa…
a policy or system of segregation or discrimination on ground…
occupation of a position of dominant power or influence.
divide (a region or body) into smaller mutually hostile state…
Abet (v.)
To encourage or assist (someone) to do something wrong, in pa…
Apartheid (n.)
a policy or system of segregation or discrimination on ground…
63 terms
English 1H Oedipus the King
Oedipus
Jocasta
Creon
Shepherd
arrogant, hubris; king of thebes
"happy family", denial of the Gods and prophecies; oedipus' m…
rational, check with the Gods; brother of Jocasta
reluctant; servant that was supposed to kill the baby
Oedipus
arrogant, hubris; king of thebes
Jocasta
"happy family", denial of the Gods and prophecies; oedipus' m…
42 terms
1H UNIT 2 English Plus Elementary
bag
camera
designer clothes
ID card
bag
camera
24 terms
English 1H Midterm Review
Conflict
Internal Conflict
External Conflict
Antagonist
Struggle between two opposing force in literature, usually be…
Psychological struggle in the mind of a literary or dramatic…
Struggle between a literary or dramatic character and an outs…
A character of group of characters that stand in opposition t…
Conflict
Struggle between two opposing force in literature, usually be…
Internal Conflict
Psychological struggle in the mind of a literary or dramatic…
12 terms
English 1H-5 Honors
obdurate(adj)
credulous(adj)
berate(v)
jejune(adj)
stubborn
easily deceived
to scold sharply
lacking interest
obdurate(adj)
stubborn
credulous(adj)
easily deceived
17 terms
English 1H Unit 18
aesthetic
anesthetic
apathetic
empathy
having to do with beauty or order
a substance which causes loss of feeling
not interested; having no strong emotion towards
sharing of another's emotions
aesthetic
having to do with beauty or order
anesthetic
a substance which causes loss of feeling
16 terms
English 1H Unit 17
impute
dispute
disreputable
connotation
to assign blame or responsibility for
to disagree with; a disagreement or argument
not respectable; having a bad reputation
an image or idea associated with a word
impute
to assign blame or responsibility for
dispute
to disagree with; a disagreement or argument
40 terms
english 1H roots
anthro
aqua
arxh
astro
man
water
ruler
star
anthro
man
aqua
water
40 terms
Vocabulary English 1H
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadence
(n) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
(v) to make easier or milder, relieve;to quiet, calm; to put…
(n) a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
(n) decline, decay, or deterioration; a condition or period o…
approbation
(n) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
assuage
(v) to make easier or milder, relieve;to quiet, calm; to put…
155 terms
english 1H final
orchestra
theatron
parados
skene
dancing place; first place on the stone threshing floors in t…
"the seeing place"
two aisles on each side of the theatron
a rectangular building with three doors in front, providing a…
orchestra
dancing place; first place on the stone threshing floors in t…
theatron
"the seeing place"
145 terms
English1H Set 4
Atrophy
Atrophy
Atrophy
Atrophy
(n.) the wasting away of a body organ or tissue; any progress…
Degeneration
Deterioration
Wither
Atrophy
(n.) the wasting away of a body organ or tissue; any progress…
Atrophy
Degeneration
150 terms
English1H Set 6
Abject
Abject
Abject
Abject
(adj.) degraded; base, contemptible; cringing, servile; compl…
wretched
miserable
ignoble
Abject
(adj.) degraded; base, contemptible; cringing, servile; compl…
Abject
wretched
21 terms
English 1H Unit 10
decriminalize
incriminate
recrimination
culpable
to do away with legal penalties for
to reveal guilt or make (someone) appear guilty
an accusation made in reply; a counter charge
deserving blame
decriminalize
to do away with legal penalties for
incriminate
to reveal guilt or make (someone) appear guilty
11 terms
English 1H: Unit 5
Envisage
Visage
Apparition
Perspicacious
v.... to imagine; to conceive of
n. ... face; facial expression
n. ... unreal figure; a ghost
adj. ... wise; insightful; acutely intelligent
Envisage
v.... to imagine; to conceive of
Visage
n. ... face; facial expression
10 terms
English 1H Vocabulary 3
junta
juncture
injunction
gregarious
group joined together
intersection
command
enjoying the company of others
junta
group joined together
juncture
intersection
14 terms
English 1H mythology symbols
Heremes
Aphrodite
Zeus
Poseidon
Winged Sandals, Cadeucus, winged cap
Dove, sparrow, swan
Eagle, oak tree, thunderbolt, aegis, beard
Trident, bull, horses
Heremes
Winged Sandals, Cadeucus, winged cap
Aphrodite
Dove, sparrow, swan
13 terms
English 1H Lit. Tech.
Figurative language
Figure of Speech
Irony (Verbal)
Irony (situational)
Writing or speech that is not intended to carry literal meani…
A device used to produce figurative language. Many compare di…
words that are intended to mean the exact opposite of what is…
an unexpected turn of events, the opposite of what would be a…
Figurative language
Writing or speech that is not intended to carry literal meani…
Figure of Speech
A device used to produce figurative language. Many compare di…
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