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17 terms
English 8th grade
Ingenuous
Puerile
Uttering
Obliterate
Free from reserve, candid, honest
Foolish, childish, immature
To send forth with voice
To do away with, to remove
Ingenuous
Free from reserve, candid, honest
Puerile
Foolish, childish, immature
12 terms
Literary Terms- 8th grade English
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Hyperbole
The repetition of beginning sounds in words that are close to…
A reference to a famous person, place, or event. Can refer to…
The repetition of VOWEL sounds at the beginning, middle, or e…
A writer's or speaker's exaggeration of words beyond what is…
Alliteration
The repetition of beginning sounds in words that are close to…
Allusion
A reference to a famous person, place, or event. Can refer to…
17 terms
8th grade English
Reek
Nemsis
Wafted
Misdeed
N-a strong or disagreable odor
N-something a person cannot conquer
V-to carry lightly
N-a wrong deed
Reek
N-a strong or disagreable odor
Nemsis
N-something a person cannot conquer
8 terms
8th Grade English Roots
viv, vit, vita
bio
graph
chron
life
life
write
time
viv, vit, vita
life
bio
life
20 terms
8th grade English vocab
Incognito
Bellicose
Tectonic
Diffident
(Adj. adv.) With one's identity disguised or concealed
(Adj.) Warlike or hostile in manner or temperament
(Adj.) Of or relating to the forces involved in forming the g…
(Adj.) lacking or marked by a lack of self-confidence; shy an…
Incognito
(Adj. adv.) With one's identity disguised or concealed
Bellicose
(Adj.) Warlike or hostile in manner or temperament
42 terms
English 8th Grade Vocabulary
Collaborate
Commend
Comply
Ransom
To work together on a project.
To speak highly of; to praise; to recommend.
To act according to a command or request.
Payment demanded for the release of a person or property.
Collaborate
To work together on a project.
Commend
To speak highly of; to praise; to recommend.
80 terms
english vocab 8th grade
(2) alternative
(2) altercation
(2) also-ran
(2) aloof
(noun) the choice between two mutually exclusive possibilitie…
(noun) a heated quarrel
(noun) one who is defeated in a race, election, or other comp…
(adj.) distant, reserved in manner, uninvolved
(2) alternative
(noun) the choice between two mutually exclusive possibilitie…
(2) altercation
(noun) a heated quarrel
10 terms
8th grade English vocab
Caricature
Epigraph
Premises
Aphorism
a fallacy that involves an exaggerated, overly simplified ver…
A brief quotation found at the beginning of a literary work,…
a proposition supporting or helping to support a conclusion
A brief, cleverly worded statement that makes a wise observat…
Caricature
a fallacy that involves an exaggerated, overly simplified ver…
Epigraph
A brief quotation found at the beginning of a literary work,…
30 terms
8th Grade Science/Unit 3 (English)
Earth system
geosphere
hydrosphere
cryosphere
all of the nonliving things, living things, and processes tha…
the mostly solid, rocky part of Earth; extends from the cente…
the portion of Earth that is water... (lesson 1)
one of Earth's spheres where water is in solid form, includin…
Earth system
all of the nonliving things, living things, and processes tha…
geosphere
the mostly solid, rocky part of Earth; extends from the cente…
58 terms
English 8th grade
Messy
Careful/cautious
Canfident/sure
Stingy/mean
Dağınık
Dikkatli
Emin , kendine güvenli
Cimri
Messy
Dağınık
Careful/cautious
Dikkatli
23 terms
8th Grade English Final
banal
tedious
preconception
infinitesimal
(adjective) so lacking in originality as to be obvious and bo…
(adjective) too long slow or dull
(noun) a preconcieved idea or prejudice
(adjective) extremely small
banal
(adjective) so lacking in originality as to be obvious and bo…
tedious
(adjective) too long slow or dull
20 terms
8th Grade English Vocabulary
abdicate (verb)
bane (noun)
cajole (verb)
daunt (verb)
to cast off or relinquish ( let go of)
something that causes misery or death
to deceive or persuade with false pretenses
cause to lose courage
abdicate (verb)
to cast off or relinquish ( let go of)
bane (noun)
something that causes misery or death
50 terms
8th Grade English Vocabulary
perjury
frugal
zeal
segregate
telling lies under oath
economical; not wasting anything
enthusiasm
separating into different groups
perjury
telling lies under oath
frugal
economical; not wasting anything
100 terms
8th Grade English Vocab
Pervade
Gambol
Lament
Din
To spread throughout; to permeate
To run or leap about playfully; to frolic
To express grief for; to mourn... To regret deeply
A loud, confused mixture of noises
Pervade
To spread throughout; to permeate
Gambol
To run or leap about playfully; to frolic
10 terms
8th Grade English - Lesson 5
baffled
bewildered
clamor
frail
unable to understand; perplexed
puzzled; confused
a loud noise; shouting
delicate, weak, fragile
baffled
unable to understand; perplexed
bewildered
puzzled; confused
10 terms
8th Grade Science/Unit 1 (English)
science
empirical evidence
pseudoscience
experiment
the knowledge obtained by observing natural events and condit…
the observations, measurements, and other types of data that…
a process of investigation that in one or more ways resembles…
an organized procedure to study something under controlled co…
science
the knowledge obtained by observing natural events and condit…
empirical evidence
the observations, measurements, and other types of data that…
12 terms
8th grade English Vocabulary #2
Feint
Expulsion
Erratic
Dissolute
to deceive, trick or distract your opponent.
to drive out
not fixed, wandering, or to go away from the course
immoral or improper actions or conduct
Feint
to deceive, trick or distract your opponent.
Expulsion
to drive out
65 terms
8th Grade English Final
persistent
haven
aristocrat
multitude
(adj.) continuing, enduring, refusing to give up
(noun) a harbor or port; a place of safe shelter
(noun) a person of nobility; a person with tastes of the uppe…
(noun) a great number, a crowd
persistent
(adj.) continuing, enduring, refusing to give up
haven
(noun) a harbor or port; a place of safe shelter
34 terms
8th Grade Science/Unit 2 (English)
physical property
chemical property
physical change
chemical change
a characteristic of a substance that does not involve a chemi…
a property of matter that describes a substance's ability to…
a change of matter from one form to another without a change…
a change that occurs when one or more substances change into…
physical property
a characteristic of a substance that does not involve a chemi…
chemical property
a property of matter that describes a substance's ability to…
25 terms
8th Grade US History/Chapter 4 (English)
First Continental Congress
Patriots
minutemen
Redcoats
(1774) a meeting of colonial delegates in Philadelphia to dec…
American colonists who fought for independence from Great Bri…
American colonial militia members ready to fight at a minute'…
British soldiers who fought against the colonists in the Amer…
First Continental Congress
(1774) a meeting of colonial delegates in Philadelphia to dec…
Patriots
American colonists who fought for independence from Great Bri…
25 terms
Roots 8th grade English 1
society
disassociate
socialize
sociable
A community of people who share a common culture
to break ties with a group; to end a friendship; to sever a r…
To join in group activities
enjoying the company of others; friendly
society
A community of people who share a common culture
disassociate
to break ties with a group; to end a friendship; to sever a r…
20 terms
Jesuit 8th Grade English Vocab Set 14
aspect
assemble
assess
assign
facet
convene
evaluate
allocate
aspect
facet
assemble
convene
40 terms
8th Grade English Sight Words Set 2
silent
structure
height
observe
silencio
estructura
altura
observar
silent
silencio
structure
estructura
32 terms
8th grade English final
alliteration
allusion
assonance
connotation
The repetition of the same or similar sounds at the beginning…
a reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
he repetition or a pattern of similar sounds, as in the tongu…
What a word suggests beyond its basic definition. The words c…
alliteration
The repetition of the same or similar sounds at the beginning…
allusion
a reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
31 terms
8th Grade US History/Chapter 18 (English)*****
frontier
Comstock Lode
boomtown
Cattle Kingdom
an undeveloped area
Nevada gold and silver mine discovered by Henry Comstock in 1…
a Western community that grew quickly because of the mining b…
an area of the Great Plains on which many ranchers raised cat…
frontier
an undeveloped area
Comstock Lode
Nevada gold and silver mine discovered by Henry Comstock in 1…
50 terms
8th grade English synonyms/antonyms
conspicuous... 1
declare... 1
eloquent... 1
exhibit... 1
synonyms: visible; noticeable... antonyms: hidden; concealed
synonyms: announce; claim... antonyms: withhold; ignore
synonyms: expressive; persuasive... antonyms: dull; weak
synonyms: display; model... antonyms: hide; cover
conspicuous... 1
synonyms: visible; noticeable... antonyms: hidden; concealed
declare... 1
synonyms: announce; claim... antonyms: withhold; ignore
58 terms
8th Grade English Stems
a
-a
ab
acr
not
plural
away
sharp
a
not
-a
plural
25 terms
8th Grade US History/Chapter 12(English)
Industrial Revolution
textile
Richard Arkwright
Samuel Slater
a period of rapid growth in the use of machines in manufactur…
cloth
English inventor, he patented the water-powered spinning fram…
English industrialist who brought a design for a textile mill…
Industrial Revolution
a period of rapid growth in the use of machines in manufactur…
textile
cloth
10 terms
Mr. Julius 8th grade English
outrageous
parasite
protagonist
pulverize
grossly offensive
an organism that grows and feeds on or in living organisms
the main character in a work of Fiction
to reduce to dust
outrageous
grossly offensive
parasite
an organism that grows and feeds on or in living organisms
28 terms
8th Grade English Final
Utopia
Mood
Suspense
Verbal irony
The idea of the perfect society, the ideal conditions
The feeling or state of mind or emotional reaction created in…
The feeling of uncertainty and anticipation about the ending/…
Words hat suggest the opposite of their usual meaning
Utopia
The idea of the perfect society, the ideal conditions
Mood
The feeling or state of mind or emotional reaction created in…
25 terms
8th Grade Science/Unit 5(English)
natural resource
renewable resource
nonrenewable resource
fossil fuel
any natural material that is used by humans, such as water, p…
a natural resource that can be replaced at the same rate at w…
a resource that forms at a rate that is much slower than the…
a nonrenewable energy resource formed from the remains of org…
natural resource
any natural material that is used by humans, such as water, p…
renewable resource
a natural resource that can be replaced at the same rate at w…
17 terms
English Exam - 8th grade
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Cliché
a symbolic device in which characters or events in a story re…
repetition of a continent sound.
a figure of speech where the author refers to a subject matte…
an expression, idea, or element of work which has been overus…
Allegory
a symbolic device in which characters or events in a story re…
Alliteration
repetition of a continent sound.
10 terms
8th Grade US History/Chapter 13 (English)
cotton gin
planter
cotton belt
factor
a machine invented by Eli Whitney in 1793 to remove seeds fro…
a large-scale farmer who held more than 20 slaves
a region stretching from South Carolina to east Texas where m…
a crop broker who managed the trade between southern planters…
cotton gin
a machine invented by Eli Whitney in 1793 to remove seeds fro…
planter
a large-scale farmer who held more than 20 slaves
12 terms
Unpleasant Things: 8th Grade English
beloved
enthralled
subject (the verb)
willingly
adored; loved
very highly interested in
cause or force to experience
to do so without being forced
beloved
adored; loved
enthralled
very highly interested in
20 terms
8th Grade US History/Chapter 9(English)
Rush-Bagot Agreement
Convention of 1818
James Monroe
Adams-Onís Treaty
an agreement that limited naval power on the Great Lakes for…
an agreement between the United states and Great Britain that…
Leading Revolutionary figure and negotiator of the Louisiana…
an agreement in which Spain gave East Florida to the United S…
Rush-Bagot Agreement
an agreement that limited naval power on the Great Lakes for…
Convention of 1818
an agreement between the United states and Great Britain that…
20 terms
Jesuit 8th Grade English Set 3
alacrity
alleviate
amalgamate
ambivalence
Cheerful or speedy willingness
To make more bearable
to combine; to mix together
The state of having contradictory or conflicting emotional at…
alacrity
Cheerful or speedy willingness
alleviate
To make more bearable
20 terms
8th Grade Health / Chapter 2(English)
health skills
interpersonal communication
refusal skills
conflict resolution
Specific tools and strategies to maintain, protect, and impro…
The exchange of thoughts, feelings, and beliefs between two o…
Communication strategies that can help you say no when you ar…
The process of ending a conflict through cooperation and prob…
health skills
Specific tools and strategies to maintain, protect, and impro…
interpersonal communication
The exchange of thoughts, feelings, and beliefs between two o…
25 terms
8th Grade US History/Chapter 11(English)
John Jacob Astor
mountain men
Oregon Trail
Santa Fe Trail
American fur trader and financier, he founded the fur-trading…
men hired by eastern companies to trap animals for fur in the…
a 2,000 mile trail stretching through the Great Plains from w…
an important trade trail west from Independence, Missouri, to…
John Jacob Astor
American fur trader and financier, he founded the fur-trading…
mountain men
men hired by eastern companies to trap animals for fur in the…
21 terms
8th Grade Health/Chapter 10 (English)
nutrition
nutrients
calorie
hunger
The process by which your body takes in and uses food.
Substances in food that your body needs to grow, to repair it…
A unit of heat used to measure the energy your body uses and…
The natural physical drive to eat, prompted by the body's nee…
nutrition
The process by which your body takes in and uses food.
nutrients
Substances in food that your body needs to grow, to repair it…
19 terms
8th Grade Science/Unit 6 (English)
evolution
artificial selection
natural selection
variation
the process in which inherited characteristics within a popul…
the human practice of breeding animals or plants that have ce…
the process by which individuals that are better adapted to t…
the occurrence of hereditary or nonhereditary differences bet…
evolution
the process in which inherited characteristics within a popul…
artificial selection
the human practice of breeding animals or plants that have ce…
27 terms
8th Grade US History/Chapter 8(English)
John Adams
Thomas Jefferson
John Marshall
Marbury v. Madison
American statesman, he was a delegate to the Continental Cong…
American statesman, and a member of two Continental Congresse…
Federalist leader who served in the House of Representatives…
U.S. Supreme Court case that established the principle of jud…
John Adams
American statesman, he was a delegate to the Continental Cong…
Thomas Jefferson
American statesman, and a member of two Continental Congresse…
25 terms
8th Grade - English WWW #12
an-
ab
mel
aden
without
away
song
gland
an-
without
ab
away
15 terms
english vocab words 8th grade
Accentuate
adjures
aspire
asserts
to stress or imphasis
to command by oath
to have great hope
to state with confidence
Accentuate
to stress or imphasis
adjures
to command by oath
19 terms
8th Grade English 3rd Hour
alter
chemist
condition
conduct
To change something for the better .
A person who studies or does research in the science of Chemi…
A way of living or existing.
The way a person behaves in a particular place or situation.
alter
To change something for the better .
chemist
A person who studies or does research in the science of Chemi…
38 terms
8th Grade English Writing Terms
independent clause
dependent clause
adjective clause
adverb clause
expresses a complete thought and can stand alone as a sentenc…
does not express a complete thought and cannot stand alone as…
a subordinate clause that modifies a noun or pronoun. Usually…
A subordinate clause that modifies a verb, adjective, or adve…
independent clause
expresses a complete thought and can stand alone as a sentenc…
dependent clause
does not express a complete thought and cannot stand alone as…
14 terms
Vocab tuns for 8th grade english
erg,urg
vig
ig,ag,act,eg
pos,pon
work
belively,be energetic
do,drive,act
to place to put
erg,urg
work
vig
belively,be energetic
18 terms
8th grade English Quarter 1
narrative
plot
dialogue
conflict
A story true or fictitious.
The plan, scheme, or main story of a literary work.
A conversation between two or more persons.
A fight, battle, or struggle, especially a prolonged struggle…
narrative
A story true or fictitious.
plot
The plan, scheme, or main story of a literary work.
10 terms
Rhetorical Devices (8th Grade English)
amplification
allusion
alliteration
anaphora
repetition of a word or expression while adding more detail f…
a short reference to a familiar person place thing or event
reptetition of initial sound
repetition of the same word at the beginning of successive fr…
amplification
repetition of a word or expression while adding more detail f…
allusion
a short reference to a familiar person place thing or event
25 terms
Blue Definitions 8th grade English
tyrant
bungle
loyal
mishap
a cruel and oppressive ruler.
A. carry out (a task) clumsily or incompetently, leading to f…
giving or showing firm and constant support or allegiance to…
an unlucky accident.
tyrant
a cruel and oppressive ruler.
bungle
A. carry out (a task) clumsily or incompetently, leading to f…
31 terms
8th grade english test
alliteration
antagonist
indirect description
direct description
words that are near each other that have with the same sound.
protagonist's enemy
character's actions that give off opinions for the reader.
stated fact
alliteration
words that are near each other that have with the same sound.
antagonist
protagonist's enemy
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