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30 terms
AP English III Vocabulary Set 3
jubilant
juxtaposition
laconic
languid
adjective: extremely joyful, happy... Gabby Douglas, along with…
noun: the act of placing two things next to each other for im…
adjective: terse in speech or writing... A man of few words, Br…
adjective: sluggish from fatigue or weakness... After swimming…
jubilant
adjective: extremely joyful, happy... Gabby Douglas, along with…
juxtaposition
noun: the act of placing two things next to each other for im…
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AP English Set 3
servile
embellish
opulent
ornate
submissive
to decorate, adorn, touch up; to improve by adding details
exhibiting a display of great wealth
elaborately decorated
servile
submissive
embellish
to decorate, adorn, touch up; to improve by adding details
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AP English 3 Set 3
Aesthetics noun
Callous adjective
Convey verb
Derision noun
the philosophical theory or set of principles governing the i…
made hard: hardened.... -Daum had become more callous over the y…
communicate ... -Riggs' had her characters convey a message of b…
ridicule; mockery.... -The characters in Daum's book had a lot o…
Aesthetics noun
the philosophical theory or set of principles governing the i…
Callous adjective
made hard: hardened.... -Daum had become more callous over the y…
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Ap english vocab set 3
Carophony
Conceit
Doggerel
Epic poem
The use of harsh, discordant sounds, especially in poetry
A single metaphor extended throughout a poem (but not multi-l…
Crude, simplistic verse, often in sing-song rhyme
A long narrative poem with a dignified style, focused on a se…
Carophony
The use of harsh, discordant sounds, especially in poetry
Conceit
A single metaphor extended throughout a poem (but not multi-l…
20 terms
AP English three set 3!
Aesthetics
Callous
Convey
Derision
Noun. of or relating to art of beauty. ... Sentence: In "I know…
Adjective. not feeling or showing any concern about the probl…
Verb. to take or carry (someone or something) from one place…
Noun. the feeling that people express when they criticize and…
Aesthetics
Noun. of or relating to art of beauty. ... Sentence: In "I know…
Callous
Adjective. not feeling or showing any concern about the probl…
15 terms
Pre-Ap English 10 Vocab Set 3
bias
botch
bourgeois
breach
(n.) a seam, cut, or stitching running in a slant across clot…
(v.) to do clumsily and unskillfully / (n.) a badly done job
(adj.) relating to or belonging to the middle class of societ…
(n.) a failure to act in a promised or required way / an open…
bias
(n.) a seam, cut, or stitching running in a slant across clot…
botch
(v.) to do clumsily and unskillfully / (n.) a badly done job
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AP English: SET 3
bias
cite
claim
close reading
prejudice
identifying as piece of a source
an assertion supported by evidence
careful attentive reading
bias
prejudice
cite
identifying as piece of a source
20 terms
Set 3 AP English
Orthodox
Solicit
Preclude
Efface
Conventional; adhering to established principles or doctorine…
To ask for, to seek
To prevent, to make impossible, to shut out
To erase; to rub away the features of
Orthodox
Conventional; adhering to established principles or doctorine…
Solicit
To ask for, to seek
20 terms
AP English Rhetorical Terms (Set 3)
Inverted Order of a Sentence
Irony
Jargon
Juxtaposition
predicate comes before the subject.
A mode of speech in which words express a meaning opposite to…
refers to a specialized language providing a shorthand method…
Poetic and rhetorical device placing normally unassociated id…
Inverted Order of a Sentence
predicate comes before the subject.
Irony
A mode of speech in which words express a meaning opposite to…
36 terms
AP English Set 3
Frame
Genre
*Harangue
Homily
A structure that provides a premise or setting for a narrativ…
A term used to describe literary forms, such as novel, play a…
A forceful sermon, lecture, or tirade
A lecture or sermon on a religious or moral theme meant to gu…
Frame
A structure that provides a premise or setting for a narrativ…
Genre
A term used to describe literary forms, such as novel, play a…
10 terms
AP English Set 3
Apex
Appease
Armament
Ascribe
The highest point; peak
To soothe; to pacify or relieve by giving into
Military supplies and weapons; the process of arming for war
To attribute to a specific cause, source, or origin
Apex
The highest point; peak
Appease
To soothe; to pacify or relieve by giving into
10 terms
AP English Set 3
Charlatan
Colloquial
Conciliate
Conjecture
noun.... someone who is pretending to have some sort of skill (p…
Adjective.... informal in language/not proper
Verb.... to reconcile/soothe/calm down
Noun.... an opinion/conclusion based on incomplete information
Charlatan
noun.... someone who is pretending to have some sort of skill (p…
Colloquial
Adjective.... informal in language/not proper
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AP English Lit. & Comp. Key Terminology: Set 3
dialect
genre
inference
irony
language and speech idiosyncrasies of a specific area
type or class of literature
a conclusion or proposition arrived at by considering facts,…
contrast between what is stated and what is really meant
dialect
language and speech idiosyncrasies of a specific area
genre
type or class of literature
10 terms
AP English Set 3
Aberration
Abnegation
Acquiesce
Anarchist
a departure from what is normal, usual, or expected, typicall…
the act of renouncing or rejecting something.
accept something reluctantly but without protest.
a person who believes in or tries to bring about anarchy.
Aberration
a departure from what is normal, usual, or expected, typicall…
Abnegation
the act of renouncing or rejecting something.
12 terms
Ap English set 3
Infer
Invective
Irony
Loose sentence
To draw a reasonable conclusion from the information given
Emotionally violent verbal attack using strong abusive language
The difference b/w what appears to be and what actually is true
Type of sentence that the main idea comes first, followed by…
Infer
To draw a reasonable conclusion from the information given
Invective
Emotionally violent verbal attack using strong abusive language
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English Ap set 3
Declarative
Deduction
Denotation
Description
A mood that represents the act or state as an objective fact
A method of reasoning in which a conclusion follows necessari…
The direct or dictionary meaning of a word in contrast to its…
A statement, picture in words, or account that describes that…
Declarative
A mood that represents the act or state as an objective fact
Deduction
A method of reasoning in which a conclusion follows necessari…
10 terms
AP english set 3
somber
satiric
urgent
mock-heroic
gloomy, grave
mocking, ironic, witty
requiring immediate attention or action, critical, desperate
imitating a hero (positive or negative connotation)
somber
gloomy, grave
satiric
mocking, ironic, witty
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AP English Set 3
moral
motif
narrative
novella
lesson or message of literary work
element that reoccurs significantly throughout a narrative
voice or character that tells a story
story that is longer than a short story, but shorter than a n…
moral
lesson or message of literary work
motif
element that reoccurs significantly throughout a narrative
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English AP Set 3
Enjambment
Caesura
Cadence
Literary Elements
a poetic technique in which one line ends without a pause and…
a pause within a line of poetry sometimes punctuated sometime…
the rise and fall in the inflection of the speaker's voice wh…
the components that together to complete a literary work
Enjambment
a poetic technique in which one line ends without a pause and…
Caesura
a pause within a line of poetry sometimes punctuated sometime…
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AP ENGLISH SET 3
irony
logic
logical fallacy
metaphor
an unexpected twist or contrast between what happens and what…
the process of reasoning
a mistake in reasoning.
a direct comparison between dissimilar things
irony
an unexpected twist or contrast between what happens and what…
logic
the process of reasoning
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AP English set 3
Litote
Logic
Metaphor
Metonymy
Understatement in which the negative is used to achieve empha…
Support for a claim that is appropriate,believable, and consi…
A figure of speech using implied comparison of seemingly unli…
"Changed label" or "substitute name" a figure of speech in wh…
Litote
Understatement in which the negative is used to achieve empha…
Logic
Support for a claim that is appropriate,believable, and consi…
20 terms
AP English 3 Vocab Set 3
Aesthetics noun
Callous adjective
Convey verb
Derision noun
a set of principles concerned with the nature and appreciatio…
made hard: hardened.... -Daum had become more callous over the y…
to carry, bring, or take from one place to another; transport…
ridicule; mockery.... -In " Putting Down the Gun" Derision seeme…
Aesthetics noun
a set of principles concerned with the nature and appreciatio…
Callous adjective
made hard: hardened.... -Daum had become more callous over the y…
20 terms
AP References - Set 3
The burning bush
Bob Cratchit - Tiny Tim
Confucius
Colossus
One day Moses lost his temper and killed a Hebrew slave. He r…
...
(551-479 BCE) A Chinese philosopher known also as Kong Fuzi a…
gigantic statue; person or thing of great size or importance
The burning bush
One day Moses lost his temper and killed a Hebrew slave. He r…
Bob Cratchit - Tiny Tim
...
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AP English Language Vocab Set 3
Avocation
Callous
Capricious
Disparity
Noun: A hobby or minor occupation
Adjective: Showing or having an insensitive and cruel disrega…
Adjective: Given to sudden and unaccountable changes of mood…
Noun: A great difference
Avocation
Noun: A hobby or minor occupation
Callous
Adjective: Showing or having an insensitive and cruel disrega…
50 terms
AP English Set 3
ambiguity
upbraid
nostalgia
conjecture
(n) the state of having more than one possible meaning; doubt…
(v) to express disapproval; to scold; to rebuke
(n) a wistful sentimental longing for a place or time in the…
(n) an inference based upon guesswork; a supposition
ambiguity
(n) the state of having more than one possible meaning; doubt…
upbraid
(v) to express disapproval; to scold; to rebuke
20 terms
AP English Rhetorical Terms (Set 3)
Inverted Order of a Sentence
Irony
Jargon
Juxtaposition
predicate comes before the subject.
A mode of speech in which words express a meaning opposite to…
refers to a specialized language providing a shorthand method…
Poetic and rhetorical device placing normally unassociated id…
Inverted Order of a Sentence
predicate comes before the subject.
Irony
A mode of speech in which words express a meaning opposite to…
50 terms
AP English Set 3
*steadfast
*lurid
*expatiate
*inauspicious
(adj) resolutely or dutifully firm and unwavering
(adj) very vivid in color, esp. so as to create an unpleasant…
(v) to speak or write at length or in detail
(adj) not conducive to success; unlucky
*steadfast
(adj) resolutely or dutifully firm and unwavering
*lurid
(adj) very vivid in color, esp. so as to create an unpleasant…
10 terms
Pre Ap English- Vocabulary Set 3
dismay
disposition
dynamic
eclipse
to cause, to fill distress is known as ____________.
a person inherent qualities of mind and character is __________
characterized by constant change and activity is ___________
a light from a celestial body by the passage of another betwe…
dismay
to cause, to fill distress is known as ____________.
disposition
a person inherent qualities of mind and character is __________
20 terms
ap english set 3+
Detritus
Convoluted
Adjudicate
Accentuation
Debris; waste
Complex and ambiguous.
To make a formal, definite decision on a matter or issue.
The act of emphasizing something.
Detritus
Debris; waste
Convoluted
Complex and ambiguous.
AP English set 3
Despondency
Fatalism
Jocose
Ascendancy
Low in spirits or hope
Belief in fate
Playful or humorous
To rise above in height or status
Despondency
Low in spirits or hope
Fatalism
Belief in fate
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AP English Set 3
Accusatory
Artificial
Bemused
Devious
indicating or suggesting that one believes a person has done…
made or produced by human beings rather than occurring natura…
puzzle, confuse, or bewilder.... S: bewildered, confused, puzzle…
showing a skillful use of underhanded tactics to achieve goal…
Accusatory
indicating or suggesting that one believes a person has done…
Artificial
made or produced by human beings rather than occurring natura…
10 terms
AP English Set 3
Somber
Satiric
Urgent
Mock-heroic
dark or dull in tone; gloomy grave
sarcastic, critical, and mocking in another's weakness
(of a state or situation) requiring immediate action or atten…
(of a literary work or its style) imitating the style of hero…
Somber
dark or dull in tone; gloomy grave
Satiric
sarcastic, critical, and mocking in another's weakness
10 terms
Set 3 AP English
Either/or fallacy
Sweeping generalization
Hasty generalization
Post hoc, ergo prompter hoc
To assume that there are only two options when there are actu…
Applying a general rule to a specific instance without proper…
Applying a specific rules to a general situation
After this, therefore because of it
Either/or fallacy
To assume that there are only two options when there are actu…
Sweeping generalization
Applying a general rule to a specific instance without proper…
20 terms
AP English Set 3
Explate
Expedite
Abominate
Ascribe
To make amends, atone, make up for; to ward off avert.
To make easy, easy, cause to progress faster.
To have an intense dislike or hatred.
To assign or refer to (as a cause or source).
Explate
To make amends, atone, make up for; to ward off avert.
Expedite
To make easy, easy, cause to progress faster.
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AP English set 3
crat , cracy
crea
cred
cresc , cret , crease , cru
[rule , strength ] democratic
[create] creature
[believe] creed
[rise, grow] concrete
crat , cracy
[rule , strength ] democratic
crea
[create] creature
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AP English III Vocabulary Set 3
Jubilant
Juxtaposition
laconic
languid
Extremely joyful, Happy
the act of placing two things next to each other for implicit…
terse in speech or writing
sluggish from fatigue or weakness
Jubilant
Extremely joyful, Happy
Juxtaposition
the act of placing two things next to each other for implicit…
10 terms
AP English Set 3
Avocation
Callous
Capricious
Disparity
A hobby or minor occupation
Showing or having an insensitive and cruel disregard for others
Given to sudden or unaccountable changes in mood or behavior
A great difference
Avocation
A hobby or minor occupation
Callous
Showing or having an insensitive and cruel disregard for others
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AP English Set 3
Languish
Largesse
Lethargy
Malignant
stay in a negative state without improving
Generosity or extravagance, especially when it comes to money…
Dull and slow
Malicious or spiteful.
Languish
stay in a negative state without improving
Largesse
Generosity or extravagance, especially when it comes to money…
18 terms
AP English set 3
Phenomena
Preposterous
Pretension
rhetorical question
very remarkable
contrary to reason or common sense
a claim or the assertion to a claim
used to make a point as opposed to gaining an answer
Phenomena
very remarkable
Preposterous
contrary to reason or common sense
11 terms
Set 3. AP English
Balanced Sentence
Bathos
Chiasmus
Cliche
a sentence in which words, phrases, or clauses are set off ag…
insincere or overly sentimental quality of writing/speech int…
A statement consisting of two parallel parts in which the sec…
an expression that has been overused to the extent that its f…
Balanced Sentence
a sentence in which words, phrases, or clauses are set off ag…
Bathos
insincere or overly sentimental quality of writing/speech int…
12 terms
AP English set 3
Clarity
Cogent
Coherent
Cohesive
Clearness or lucidity as to perception or understanding; free…
To the point, relevant, pertinent. Convincing or believable b…
Logically connected, consistent
Well integrated, pertaining to cohere. Go together
Clarity
Clearness or lucidity as to perception or understanding; free…
Cogent
To the point, relevant, pertinent. Convincing or believable b…
23 terms
AP English set 3
Quatrain
Refrain
Repitition
Rhetorical question
Four line stanza
Repetition of a line, stanza, or phrase
Word or phrase used more than once to emphasize an idea
Question not meant to be answered
Quatrain
Four line stanza
Refrain
Repetition of a line, stanza, or phrase
10 terms
AP English Set 3
Languish
Largesse
Lethargic
Malignant
To be and to stay negative.... The elves languished under the r…
To be generous or extravagant money-wise.... The largesse North…
Dull and slow to react.... The man was lethargic, he reacted a…
A rumor, situation, or person that is very bad.... The once mal…
Languish
To be and to stay negative.... The elves languished under the r…
Largesse
To be generous or extravagant money-wise.... The largesse North…
24 terms
AP English set 3
allegory
allusion
appositive
dialogue
the representation of abstract ideas or principles using char…
a direct or indirect reference to something which the author…
a noun that comes after another noun and renames it
a conversation between two or more people
allegory
the representation of abstract ideas or principles using char…
allusion
a direct or indirect reference to something which the author…
20 terms
AP English Lang and Composition-Set 3
Aesthetics-(Noun)
Callous-(Adjective)
Convey-(Verb)
Derision-(Noun)
Concerned with notions such as the beautiful and the ugly.... In…
To make hard: To harden.... In "The Weight of Blood" Lila gained…
To carry, bring, or take from one place to another: To transp…
Ridicule: Mockery.... In "Putting Down the Gun" derision was a c…
Aesthetics-(Noun)
Concerned with notions such as the beautiful and the ugly.... In…
Callous-(Adjective)
To make hard: To harden.... In "The Weight of Blood" Lila gained…
10 terms
AP English set 3
Acrid
Baroque
Craven
Demur
Adj- having an irritably strong taste/odor/smell; angry,bitter
(Adj/N). Adj: 17th/18th century art, characterized by ornate…
(Adj/n) adj: contemptibly lacking courage. N: a cowardly person
(V/n) v: raise doubt or objection. N: process of objecting to
Acrid
Adj- having an irritably strong taste/odor/smell; angry,bitter
Baroque
(Adj/N). Adj: 17th/18th century art, characterized by ornate…
20 terms
Ap english set 3
Quelling
aesthetic
pendulous
subservient
to down forcibly, suppress
of or pertaining to criticism or sense of beauty
wavering;undecided
subordinate in capacity or function
Quelling
to down forcibly, suppress
aesthetic
of or pertaining to criticism or sense of beauty
16 terms
AP English Set 3
Slippery Slope
Bandwagon
Oversimplification
Appeal to Tradition
assumes that because one thing is allowed, other, more grievo…
everybody's doing it, so therefore you should do it too
a statement or argument that leaves out relevant consideratio…
we should continue to do it this way because we've always don…
Slippery Slope
assumes that because one thing is allowed, other, more grievo…
Bandwagon
everybody's doing it, so therefore you should do it too
AP English Set 3
Exposition
Explication
Extended metaphor
Fable
The background and events that lead to the presentation of th…
The interpretation analysis of the text
A series of comparisons between two unlike objects
A short tale, often with non-human characters, from which a u…
Exposition
The background and events that lead to the presentation of th…
Explication
The interpretation analysis of the text
AP English Set 3
Ad Hominem
Ad Populum (bandwagon appeal)
Appeal to False Authority
Argument
Latin for "against the man," this fallacy refers to the speci…
This fallacy occurs when evidence boils down to "everybody's…
This fallacy occurs when someone who has no expertise to spea…
A process of reasoned inquiry; a persuasive discourse resulti…
Ad Hominem
Latin for "against the man," this fallacy refers to the speci…
Ad Populum (bandwagon appeal)
This fallacy occurs when evidence boils down to "everybody's…
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