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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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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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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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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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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 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 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 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 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…
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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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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…
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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 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
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)
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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…
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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
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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
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
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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…
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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)
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…
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…
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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…
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…
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…
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AP English Test Prep
assonance
polysyndeton
fabliau
aporia
the repeating of certain sounds throughout the passage of text
using a number of conjunctions
a short naughty story that may be funny.
a silique when the character is speaking to themselves
assonance
the repeating of certain sounds throughout the passage of text
polysyndeton
using a number of conjunctions
AP English (Exam Prep)
Allusion
Anaphora
Antistrophe/ Epistrophe
Asyndeton
A short, informal reference to a person or event
The repetition of a beginning phrase, word, or clause
The repetition of an ending phrase, word, or clause
The omitting of conjunctions in a list
Allusion
A short, informal reference to a person or event
Anaphora
The repetition of a beginning phrase, word, or clause
23 terms
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 #2
Admonish
Akimbo
Lassitude
Licentious
Mildly scorn; caution, advise, or remind to do something
with hands on hips and elbows extending outward
Lack of energy
Sexually unrestrained; immoral; ignoring the rules
Admonish
Mildly scorn; caution, advise, or remind to do something
Akimbo
with hands on hips and elbows extending outward
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Hitchings English AP #2
derision
woefully
unambiguous
macabre
mockery
sadness, full of depression
clear, blatant, obvious; clear and precise; exhibiting no unc…
(adj.) grisly, gruesome; horrible, distressing; having death…
derision
mockery
woefully
sadness, full of depression
20 terms
Brown AP English 11 - Vocab Unit/List 21 - Prep #2
disinterested
pathos
glower
Machiavellian
(adj.) indifferent; unbiased or impartial
(n.) pity, sorrow, compassion, sympathy
(v.) to stare with sullen anger, scowl
(adj.) relating to Machiavelli and his principles of conduct…
disinterested
(adj.) indifferent; unbiased or impartial
pathos
(n.) pity, sorrow, compassion, sympathy
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,…
32 terms
AP English Test Prep Vocab
verb tense
dangling participle
plural noun
anecdote
Indicates the time of the action or of the state of being tha…
Often found at the beginning of a sentence, that appears from…
Names more than one person, place, thing, or idea.... Example:... b…
A short narrative detailing particulars of an interesting epi…
verb tense
Indicates the time of the action or of the state of being tha…
dangling participle
Often found at the beginning of a sentence, that appears from…
39 terms
AP English Test Prep terms
antithesis
parallelism
narration
ambiguity
the opposition or contrast of ideas; the direct opposite.
Also referred to as parallel construction or parallel structu…
is to tell a story or narrate an event or series of... events.…
An event or situation that may be interpreted in more than on…
antithesis
the opposition or contrast of ideas; the direct opposite.
parallelism
Also referred to as parallel construction or parallel structu…
75 terms
English AP Prep Chapter 9
adamantine
admonish
amorphous
animal husbandry
firm in attitude or opinion, unyielding
to scold, censor
without shape or form
the practice of breeding raising livestock
adamantine
firm in attitude or opinion, unyielding
admonish
to scold, censor
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English AP Prep Vocab Terms
transgression
atone
vocation
ailments
violation of a law or command
to make up, as for errors or deficiencies
a particular occupation, business, or profession
a physical disorder or illness
transgression
violation of a law or command
atone
to make up, as for errors or deficiencies
51 terms
AP English Prep Chpt 7
imagery
diction
sound
denotation
what occurs when poets use words that appeal to the senses; i…
Primarily the poet's choice of words
how does the word sound
what is the exact meaning of the word; the definition you fin…
imagery
what occurs when poets use words that appeal to the senses; i…
diction
Primarily the poet's choice of words
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AP Prep Words 2
Opalescence
Croon
Preposterous
Incredulously
Exhibiting a play of colors like that of the opal
To sing or hum in a soft soothing voice
Completely contrary to nature, reason, or common sense
Disinclined or Indisposed to believe
Opalescence
Exhibiting a play of colors like that of the opal
Croon
To sing or hum in a soft soothing voice
222 terms
AP Prep Vocabulary 2
aunque
estudiantil
señalar
carrera
even though
student (adj)
to mark (grade/stand out)
race (career)
aunque
even though
estudiantil
student (adj)
75 terms
Ch.9 English AP Prep
Adamantine
Admonish
Amorphous
Animal Husbandry
firm in attitude or opinion, unyielding
to scold, censor
without shape or form
the practice of breeding and raising livestock
Adamantine
firm in attitude or opinion, unyielding
Admonish
to scold, censor
32 terms
Ap-prep English mid-term
Allegory
Allusion
Aphorism
Apostrophe
A story with a second distinct meaning partially hidden behin…
Indirect reference to some event, person, place, or artistic…
A terse, short statement of a general principle/moral
A figure of speech in which one directly addresses an absent/…
Allegory
A story with a second distinct meaning partially hidden behin…
Allusion
Indirect reference to some event, person, place, or artistic…
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