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AP Prep English 2 Word Power Chapter 15 Roots
ergon
nego
caput, captitis
capitulum
work
deny
head
heading
ergon
work
nego
deny
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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
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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
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AP English 12 Power Vocab 2
glean
enervate
obviate
malinger
(v.) gather, as of natural products or information
(v.) weaken mentally or morally; deplete of energy
(v.) do away with, get rid of
(v.) avoid responsibilities and duties by pretending to be ill
glean
(v.) gather, as of natural products or information
enervate
(v.) weaken mentally or morally; deplete of energy
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AP English Power Plays
Carrot and Stick
Saber Rattling
Arm Twisting
Call to Arms
Reward/Punishment System
Acting in a threatening manner
Blackmailing; manipulative situation
Call to Action
Carrot and Stick
Reward/Punishment System
Saber Rattling
Acting in a threatening manner
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AP English power verbs
Ascertain
Assume
coerce
corroborate
to learn with certainty
to take as true without actual proof
to persuade an unwilling person to do something by force or t…
to confirm with evidence
Ascertain
to learn with certainty
Assume
to take as true without actual proof
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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…
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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…
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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
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PowerPrep2
Recapitulate
Confound
Repudiate
Polarize
Summarize and state the main points of; concise summary... "Dram…
Cause surprise or confusion in someone by acting against thei…
Refuse to accept or be associated with; deny the truth of val…
Divide or cause to divide into separate groups... "The controver…
Recapitulate
Summarize and state the main points of; concise summary... "Dram…
Confound
Cause surprise or confusion in someone by acting against thei…
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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…
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AP English Power Plays
Carrot and Stick
Saber Rattling
Arm Twisting
Call to Arms
Reward/Punishment System
Threaten with dire consequences
Blackmailing; manipulative situation
Call to Action; rally cry to like-minded people
Carrot and Stick
Reward/Punishment System
Saber Rattling
Threaten with dire consequences
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AP English Power Verbs
to hint at
to compare
to state
to support
alludes conveys connotes permeates portrays
analogizes contrasts juxtaposes
argues asserts emphasizes implements
augments bolsters develops enhances fosters
to hint at
alludes conveys connotes permeates portrays
to compare
analogizes contrasts juxtaposes
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AP English Power Words
Inaudible
Dismiss
Transport
Unsubscribe
Incapable of being heard
To bid or allow to go; give permission to depart
To carry, move, convey from one place to another
To cancel a subscription or remove a name from an online mail…
Inaudible
Incapable of being heard
Dismiss
To bid or allow to go; give permission to depart
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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…
...
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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.…
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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
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AP Lang Set #2 Power Verbs
Exemplifies
Juxtapose
Downplay
Lionize
Give an example of; illustrate by giving an example.
to place side by side, especially for comparison or contrast
to minimize; to represent as being insignificant
assign great social importance
Exemplifies
Give an example of; illustrate by giving an example.
Juxtapose
to place side by side, especially for comparison or contrast
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Power prep 2 word
perseverance
substantiate
forgo
posturing
persistence in doing something despite difficulty or delay in…
provide evidence to support or prove the truth of
go without (something desirable). त्यागना
behave in a way that is intended to impress or mislead.
perseverance
persistence in doing something despite difficulty or delay in…
substantiate
provide evidence to support or prove the truth of
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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
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AP LIT POWER VOCAB #2
damask
degenerate
deity
din
(noun) a fabric of linen or cotton or silk or wool with a rev…
(verb) to degrade or lessen in value; (noun) a morally bankru…
(noun) a god
(noun) loud, raucous noise
damask
(noun) a fabric of linen or cotton or silk or wool with a rev…
degenerate
(verb) to degrade or lessen in value; (noun) a morally bankru…
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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…
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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
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AP POWER VERBS 2
salient
horrid
blustery
validate
adj. having a quality that thrusts itself into attention
adj. exceedingly bad; grossly offensive to decency or moralit…
adj. noisily domineering; tending to browbeat others; blowing…
verb make valid or confirm the validity of; prove valid; show…
salient
adj. having a quality that thrusts itself into attention
horrid
adj. exceedingly bad; grossly offensive to decency or moralit…
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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…
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
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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…
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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
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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…
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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…
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
33 terms
AP Prep English Vocab
Malevolent
Microcosm
Incredulous
Opalescence
Wishing evil or harm to another or others; showing ill will
A little world
Disinclined or indisposed to believe; skeptical
Exhibiting a play of colors like that of an opal; having a mi…
Malevolent
Wishing evil or harm to another or others; showing ill will
Microcosm
A little world
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English 10 AP Prep
Vita
Demo
Stereo
Ism
Life; vitamin, vital
People; democracy demography
Solid; stereotype, stereoscope
Doctrine; capitalism, pluralism
Vita
Life; vitamin, vital
Demo
People; democracy demography
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…
10 terms
AP Prep 2
Caricature
Colloquial/lism
Conceit
Connotation
Verbal description in which the purpose is to exaggerate or d…
The use of slang or informalities in speech or writing. Not g…
A fanciful expression, usually in the form of an extended met…
The non-literal, associated meaning of the word; the implied…
Caricature
Verbal description in which the purpose is to exaggerate or d…
Colloquial/lism
The use of slang or informalities in speech or writing. Not g…
20 terms
ENGLISH~the power of one test prep
Peekay
Nanny
Inkosi
The Judge
protagonist, narrator, white English South African, goes to b…
Peekay's Zulu wet nurse, Peekay prays to her, summons Inkosi-…
the great Zulu medicine man, cures Peekay's bedwetting proble…
a huge Afrikaans boy, traumatizes Peekay at boarding school,…
Peekay
protagonist, narrator, white English South African, goes to b…
Nanny
Peekay's Zulu wet nurse, Peekay prays to her, summons Inkosi-…
48 terms
AP English Exam Prep
Personification
Simile
Hyperbole
Image
A figure of speech where human qualities are given to animals…
A figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with…
Exaggerated statements or claims not meant to be taken litera…
Means to use figurative language to represent objects, action…
Personification
A figure of speech where human qualities are given to animals…
Simile
A figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with…
21 terms
AP English Exam Prep
iamb
troche
anapest
dactyl
Metrical foot (u/)
Metrical foot (/u)
Metrical foot (uu/)
Metrical foot (/uu)
iamb
Metrical foot (u/)
troche
Metrical foot (/u)
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Pre AP English word power
internus
gyne
obstetrix
paidos
inside
woman
midwife
child
internus
inside
gyne
woman
8 terms
AP English PowerPoint Flashcards
Michelangelo was one of the most famou…
Michelangelo was very critical and oft…
He completed his masterful statue call…
He was considered a post-impressionism…
...
...
...
...
Michelangelo was one of the most famou…
...
Michelangelo was very critical and oft…
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AP English Language Power Words
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…
165 terms
AP English III Power Plus
factious
ignoble
boor
aegis
adj. causing disagreement... syn: belligerent; contentious... ant:…
adj. dishonorable; shameful... syn: despicable; base... ant: noble;…
n. a rude or impolite person... syn: buffoon; clown... ant: sophist…
n. a shield; protection... syn: backing
factious
adj. causing disagreement... syn: belligerent; contentious... ant:…
ignoble
adj. dishonorable; shameful... syn: despicable; base... ant: noble;…
11 terms
AP ENGLISH EXAM PREP
Parallelism
Antithesis
Anastrophe
Anaphora
Similarity of structure in a pair or series of related words,…
The juxtaposition of contrasting ideas, often in parallel str…
The inversion of natural word order. ... Ex: Ask not what your c…
Repetition of the same word or group of words at the beginnin…
Parallelism
Similarity of structure in a pair or series of related words,…
Antithesis
The juxtaposition of contrasting ideas, often in parallel str…
100 terms
AP English Test Prep
Personification
Antithesis
Oxymoron
Sarcasm
The assigning of human qualities to inanimate objects or conc…
The presentation of two contrasting images. The ideas are bal…
From the Greek for "pointedly foolish," ___ is a figure of sp…
From the Greek meaning "to tear flesh," ___ involves bitter,…
Personification
The assigning of human qualities to inanimate objects or conc…
Antithesis
The presentation of two contrasting images. The ideas are bal…
83 terms
Test Prep AP English
Dystopian Fiction
Bildungsroman
Novel of Manners
Picaresque Novel
the portrayal of a setting that completely disagrees with the…
a novel dealing with one person's formative years or spiritua…
is a realistic story that concentrates the reader's attention…
is a genre of prose fiction which depicts the adventures of a…
Dystopian Fiction
the portrayal of a setting that completely disagrees with the…
Bildungsroman
a novel dealing with one person's formative years or spiritua…
57 terms
English AP Exam Prep
Rhetoric
Diction
Colloquialism
Denotation
The art of using language effectively
Word choice - authors choose different levels of diction, lik…
Informal language
The dictionary definition of a word
Rhetoric
The art of using language effectively
Diction
Word choice - authors choose different levels of diction, lik…
17 terms
AP English Exam Prep
Antecedent
Antithesis
Aphorism
Apostrophe
A thing or event that existed before or logically precedes an…
A figure of speech in which an opposition or contrast of idea…
A pithy observation that contains a general truth.... Ex. "If it…
A figure of speech in which some absent or nonexistent person…
Antecedent
A thing or event that existed before or logically precedes an…
Antithesis
A figure of speech in which an opposition or contrast of idea…
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