How can we help?

You can also find more resources in our Help Center.

Study sets matching "english 2 ap prep 1"

Study sets
Classes
Users

Study sets matching "english 2 ap prep 1"

AP prep English vocab 1
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
able to use both hands equally well; very skillful;deceitful,…
to make larger, increase
deprived of; made unhappy through a loss
adulterate
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
ambidextrous
able to use both hands equally well; very skillful;deceitful,…
20 terms
AP prep English vocab 2
adroit
amicable
averse
belligerent
skillful,expert in the use of the hands or mind
peaceful , friendly
having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling
given to fighting, warlike; combative, aggressive; (n.) one a…
adroit
skillful,expert in the use of the hands or mind
amicable
peaceful , friendly
AP prep English vocab 2
adroit
amicable
averse
belligerent
skillful,expert in the use of the hands or mind
peaceful , friendly
having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling
given to fighting, warlike; combative, aggressive; (n.) one a…
adroit
skillful,expert in the use of the hands or mind
amicable
peaceful , friendly
20 terms
English AP Prep VOCAB 2
Adroit
Amicable
Averse
Belligerent
(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.…
Adroit
(adj.) skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
Amicable
(adj.) peaceable, friendly
15 terms
AP Prep English Week 1
effulgence
furtive
inscrutable
manifest
the quality of being bright and sending out rays of light
secret and sly or sordid
of an obscure nature
clearly revealed to the mind or the senses or judgment
effulgence
the quality of being bright and sending out rays of light
furtive
secret and sly or sordid
10 terms
English AP prep Vocab 1
Hedonist
Florid
Collaborate
Conformists
Person who acts in pursuit of pleasure
Excessively elaborate or complicated
Work jointly on an activity especially to produce or create s…
A person who becomes similar in form or nature to accepted be…
Hedonist
Person who acts in pursuit of pleasure
Florid
Excessively elaborate or complicated
30 terms
Vocabulario de lecturas 1 y 2 AP Prep
afán
afición
del mismo modo
duradera
effort, eagerness, desire, ambition
interest, passion
in the same way
long-lasting, durable
afán
effort, eagerness, desire, ambition
afición
interest, passion
20 terms
English 10 AP Prep Vocabulary week 1
Adulterate
Ambidextrous
Augment
Bereft
(v.) to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of l…
(adj.) able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; de…
(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.) able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; de…
30 terms
Grace prep: Pre AP English set 1
Dour
Bereft
Augment
Verbatim
Stern, unyielding; gloomy
Deprived of; made unhappy through a loss
To increase
Word for word, exactly as written or spoken
Dour
Stern, unyielding; gloomy
Bereft
Deprived of; made unhappy through a loss
12 terms
English AP Prep Vocab List 2
Advocate
Comply
Deride
Divert
to speak in favor of; recommend; support (n) a person who arg…
to act in accordance with a command, request, rule, wish, or…
to speak of or treat with contemptuous mirth; to scoff at der…
to turn aside from a course or direction; to deflect; to dist…
Advocate
to speak in favor of; recommend; support (n) a person who arg…
Comply
to act in accordance with a command, request, rule, wish, or…
28 terms
English Vocab. AP Test Prep 2
Allusion
Allusion
Ambiguity
Ambiguity
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
Example: "I was surprised his nose was not growing like Pinoc…
The multiple meanings, either intentional or unintentional, o…
Example: "A good life depends on a liver."
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
Allusion
Example: "I was surprised his nose was not growing like Pinoc…
20 terms
English 10 AP Prep Vocab. 1
Adulterate
Ambidextrous
Augment
Bereft
(v.) to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of l…
(adj.) able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; de…
(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.) able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; de…
20 terms
Vocab #2 English 10 AP Prep
habiliments
elucidate
encumber
acrimonious
clothing
to clarify or explain
impede or burden someone
bitter
habiliments
clothing
elucidate
to clarify or explain
10 terms
Prep Vocab List 1 AP English Billings
Adversity
Adulation
Abstinence
Arid
Noun, misfortune
Noun, high praise
Noun, act of refraining from
Adjective, very dry
Adversity
Noun, misfortune
Adulation
Noun, high praise
English 10 AP Prep Vocabulary week 1
Adulterate
Ambidextrous
Augment
Bereft
(v.) to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of l…
(adj.) able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; de…
(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.) able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; de…
50 terms
AP Prep English 10 Semester 2 Vocab
inverted syntax
metonymy
polysyndeton
colloquial
reverse order in sentence structure (This way comes something…
replacement of one name/word for another (i.e. the press for…
repeated use of a conjunction to link together successive wor…
informal expressions/ everyday speech
inverted syntax
reverse order in sentence structure (This way comes something…
metonymy
replacement of one name/word for another (i.e. the press for…
10 terms
AP English 1-2
Marshal
Abstraction
Virtue
Elicit
To arrange in proper order
An abstract or general idea or term
Moral excellence
To draw or bring forth
Marshal
To arrange in proper order
Abstraction
An abstract or general idea or term
10 terms
AP English Vocab. 1.2
Castigate
Chicanery
Depraved
Discursive
(v.) to punish severely; to criticize severely
(n.) trickery, deceptive practices or tactics, double-dealing
(adj.) marked by evil and corruption, devoid of moral princip…
(adj.) passing aimlessly from one place or subject to another…
Castigate
(v.) to punish severely; to criticize severely
Chicanery
(n.) trickery, deceptive practices or tactics, double-dealing
15 terms
AP English 1.2
Adulterate
Bucolic
Sedition
Redolent
To make impure by adding something of poor quality
Relating to the country or country life
Encouraging of resistance against lawful authority
Full of fragrance or odor
Adulterate
To make impure by adding something of poor quality
Bucolic
Relating to the country or country life
13 terms
AP English Test Prep Vocabulary #2
Allusion- a direct or indirect referen…
Ambiguity- the multiple meanings, eith…
Clause- a grammatical unit that contai…
Colloquial/Colloquialism- the use of s…
"I do not have a drinking problem....I have a Churchillian re…
...
the dog ran
"I'm fixing to"
Allusion- a direct or indirect referen…
"I do not have a drinking problem....I have a Churchillian re…
Ambiguity- the multiple meanings, eith…
...
13 terms
English: AP Test Prep Vocabulary 2
Allusion ... Connection to a subject well…
Ambiguity... Add on copies that are fast.
Clause... Question who or what in sentenc…
Colloquial/Colloquialism... Considered in…
"This place is like a Garden of Eden."
It is said that we have a good understanding of our universe.…
Tara ate a cheese roll after she watched the news.
to bamboozle means to deceive... wanna means want to
Allusion ... Connection to a subject well…
"This place is like a Garden of Eden."
Ambiguity... Add on copies that are fast.
It is said that we have a good understanding of our universe.…
123 terms
AP 2 Test 1 Prep
What part of the brain controls the Au…
Sympathetic N.S. is also known as?
Parasympathetic NS is also known as?
What is the parasympathetic neurotrans…
Hypothalamus
Fight or flight
Feed or breed
Acetylcholine
What part of the brain controls the Au…
Hypothalamus
Sympathetic N.S. is also known as?
Fight or flight
30 terms
Ap English Test Prep Terms #2
quintessential (adj)
apocryphal (adj)
orthodoxy (noun)
precipitous (adj)
representing the perfect example of a class or quality; ultim…
of questionable authenticity or authorship; doubtful
a belief or orientation agreeing with conventional standards;…
done with very great haste and without due deliberation; rash…
quintessential (adj)
representing the perfect example of a class or quality; ultim…
apocryphal (adj)
of questionable authenticity or authorship; doubtful
14 terms
AP English III Test Prep #1
Antithesis-the opposition or contrast…
Litotes-a form of understatement that…
Metonymy-a term from Greek meaning "ch…
Onomatopoeia-a figure of speech in whi…
Speech is silver, but silence is gold.
New York is not an ordinary city.
President=The White House
Bang, crash, etc.
Antithesis-the opposition or contrast…
Speech is silver, but silence is gold.
Litotes-a form of understatement that…
New York is not an ordinary city.
42 terms
Pre AP English 1 Final Exam Prep
Logos
Pathos
Ethos
Rhetoric
Using of logical appeals; factual info to support an opinion
Use of emotional appeals; identify and tap into the audience'…
Use of speaker credibility appeals
The art of communication in order to change or reinforce beli…
Logos
Using of logical appeals; factual info to support an opinion
Pathos
Use of emotional appeals; identify and tap into the audience'…
13 terms
AP English 3 Week 2 Test Prep
Allusion... direct/indirect reference to…
Ambiguity ... multiple meanings of a word…
Clause... grammatical unit that contains…
Colloquial... use of slang in speech or w…
He was a real Romeo with the ladies
Foreigners are hunting dogs
She smiled at him
wanna: want to
Allusion... direct/indirect reference to…
He was a real Romeo with the ladies
Ambiguity ... multiple meanings of a word…
Foreigners are hunting dogs
26 terms
English 10 AP Prep Semester 1 Final
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Antithesis
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
A reference to another work of literature, person, or event
A comparison to a directly parallel case
An exact opposite
Alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
Allusion
A reference to another work of literature, person, or event
12 terms
Pre-AP English II--Vocabulary 2.1
cacophony
callous
caustic
contrite
harsh discordance of sound
made hard; hardened
severely critical or sarcastic
showing sincere remorse
cacophony
harsh discordance of sound
callous
made hard; hardened
10 terms
English 2 ACT Prep 1
Adulation
Amicable
Arid
Benevolent
high praise
agreeable
dry
friendly, helpful
Adulation
high praise
Amicable
agreeable
12 terms
Pre-AP English II--Vocabulary 1.2
articulation
autonomy
bias
blatant
phonetic processing of sounds therefore creating appropriate…
independence or freedom, as of the will or one's actions
prejudice
extremely obvious, typically without shame
articulation
phonetic processing of sounds therefore creating appropriate…
autonomy
independence or freedom, as of the will or one's actions
40 terms
AP English Vocab 1-2
archetype
absrtact
Active voice
Aesthetic
motif or character that holds a familiar place in culture's c…
not attached to anything specific or concrete; for this reaso…
in this verb form, the subject of the sentence performs the a…
relating to beauty or to a branch of philosophy concerned wit…
archetype
motif or character that holds a familiar place in culture's c…
absrtact
not attached to anything specific or concrete; for this reaso…
10 terms
English AP 1.2
cacophony
caesura
canon
catharsis
harsh, unpleasant, or discordant sounds
pause in a line of poetry
most generally, a body of written works accepted as authorita…
emotional effect a tragic drama has on its audience
cacophony
harsh, unpleasant, or discordant sounds
caesura
pause in a line of poetry
37 terms
AP World Unit 2 & 1 test prep
Empire
City-State
Imperialism
Zoroastrianism
A group of states or territories controlled by one ruler
a city that with its surrounding territory forms an independe…
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
A religion that developed in early Persia and stressed the fi…
Empire
A group of states or territories controlled by one ruler
City-State
a city that with its surrounding territory forms an independe…
10 terms
AP English 1.2
obdurate
abeyance
farce
impecunious
stubborn
suspended action
comedy, mockery
without money
obdurate
stubborn
abeyance
suspended action
91 terms
AP Prep English Vocab
effulgence
furtive
inscrutable
manifest
brightness taken to the extreme; usually referring to the sun…
attempting to avoid notice or attention, typically because of…
impossible to understand or interpret
adj.- clear/obvious to the eye or mind... verb- display or show…
effulgence
brightness taken to the extreme; usually referring to the sun…
furtive
attempting to avoid notice or attention, typically because of…
90 terms
AP Prep English Vocab
Effulgence
Furtive
Inscrutable
Manifest
A brilliant radiance, a shinning forth
Taken, done, used; stealth
Incapable of being investigated; scrutinized
Readily perceived by the eye or the understanding; obvious
Effulgence
A brilliant radiance, a shinning forth
Furtive
Taken, done, used; stealth
67 terms
AP English Exam Prep
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
The multiple meanings, either intentional or unintentional, o…
Allegory
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
20 terms
AP English Vocabulary 1.2
Ameliorate
Anarchy
Anecdote
Apathy
To make better
A state of lawlessness and disorder
Short account of an incident
Absence of emotion or enthusiasm
Ameliorate
To make better
Anarchy
A state of lawlessness and disorder
65 terms
AP English Exam Prep
Preternatural
Diatribe
Precludes
Verbacular
Supernatural, exceptional, abnormal
Bitter, sharply a suite denunciation, attack, or criticism
Make impossible, prevent, exclude
Common dialogue, language, colloquial speech
Preternatural
Supernatural, exceptional, abnormal
Diatribe
Bitter, sharply a suite denunciation, attack, or criticism
20 terms
English AP prep vocabulary
Allusion
Analysis
Author's purpose
Characterization
noun;An expression designed to call something to mind without…
Noun; detailed examination of elements or structure of someth…
Noun; reason an author decides to write about a specific topic
Noun; description of qualities or peculiarities
Allusion
noun;An expression designed to call something to mind without…
Analysis
Noun; detailed examination of elements or structure of someth…
69 terms
AP English text prep
Indexic
Iconic
Symbolic
Exaggeration
Cause or association
Literal meaning ( what it looks like)
Broader concept (representation)
Enlargement of aspects of the text(proportions)
Indexic
Cause or association
Iconic
Literal meaning ( what it looks like)
60 terms
Ap prep english vocab
heresy
exotic
precariously
invalid
crime, an action or opinion contrary to what is generally tho…
excitingly strange. adjective
in a dangerous way of insecurely. adverb
too ill to live a normal life. adjective
heresy
crime, an action or opinion contrary to what is generally tho…
exotic
excitingly strange. adjective
31 terms
AP English prep
Syntax
Diction
Blank verse
Heroic couplet
Word order; sentence structure
Vocabulary; word choice
Unrhymed iambic pentameter
Two rhymed lines in a row
Syntax
Word order; sentence structure
Diction
Vocabulary; word choice
20 terms
AP Prep English 9 - WEEK 1 VOCAB (8/29/16)
Adage
Bonanza
Churlish
Citadel
S: maxim, saw... (a proverb, wise saying)
S: windfall... (a rich mass of ore in a mine; something valuable…
S: surely, ill tempered... A: courteous, civil... (lacking politene…
S: fort... (a fortress that overlooks and protects a city)
Adage
S: maxim, saw... (a proverb, wise saying)
Bonanza
S: windfall... (a rich mass of ore in a mine; something valuable…
11 terms
English AP prep terms
Logos
Pathos
Ethos
Rhetoric
Based on logic. Include facts and statistics. Evokes a cognit…
Include emotional examples, tone, and narratives. Evokes an e…
Related to ethics. Includes language appropriate to audience/…
The art of persuasion or effective communication.
Logos
Based on logic. Include facts and statistics. Evokes a cognit…
Pathos
Include emotional examples, tone, and narratives. Evokes an e…
50 terms
SAT PREP ENGLISH 1&2
Altruistic
Ambivalent
Angular
Arrogant
Unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others ... {nuns are AL…
Having contrary feelings or attitudes ... {I like him one day an…
Lean ; sharp cornered {he patient has lost so much weight tha…
Overbearingly assuming {because the girl was so arrogant she…
Altruistic
Unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others ... {nuns are AL…
Ambivalent
Having contrary feelings or attitudes ... {I like him one day an…
11 terms
English AP prep terms
Logos
Pathos
Ethos
Rhetoric
Based on logic. Include facts and statistics. Evokes a cognit…
Include emotional examples, tone, and narratives. Evokes an e…
Related to ethics. Includes language appropriate to audience/…
The art of persuasion or effective communication.
Logos
Based on logic. Include facts and statistics. Evokes a cognit…
Pathos
Include emotional examples, tone, and narratives. Evokes an e…
20 terms
AP Prep English Vocal (Week 2 -- 9/9/16)
Antics
Avowed
Banter
Bountiful
Ridiculous and unpredictable behavior of actions (SYNONYM: pr…
Declared openly and without shame, acknowledged (SYNONYM: adm…
To exchange playful remarks, tease (SYNONYM: joking ANTONYM:…
Giving freely, generous (SYNONYM: liberal, copious ANTONYM: s…
Antics
Ridiculous and unpredictable behavior of actions (SYNONYM: pr…
Avowed
Declared openly and without shame, acknowledged (SYNONYM: adm…
60 terms
Ap prep english vocab
heresy
exotic
precariously
invalid
crime, an action or opinion contrary to what is generally tho…
excitingly strange. adjective
in a dangerous way of insecurely. adverb
too ill to live a normal life. adjective
heresy
crime, an action or opinion contrary to what is generally tho…
exotic
excitingly strange. adjective
8 terms
AP ENGLISH essay prep
Calamity
Infirmity
Forbear
Vehemence
A disaster
Metal or physical weakness
Refrain from something
Passion
Calamity
A disaster
Infirmity
Metal or physical weakness
1 of 10