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Dante english
What is the Divine Comedy?
What are the 3 sections of the Divine…
What 3 beasts does the pilgrim (Dante)…
Who is Dante rescued by when he encoun…
An epic poem from the 1300s.
Inferno, Purgatorio, and Paradiso
lion, leopard, and wolf
Virgil, the great Roman poet (author of Aenied); they begin t…
What is the Divine Comedy?
An epic poem from the 1300s.
What are the 3 sections of the Divine…
Inferno, Purgatorio, and Paradiso
English Dante
Virgil
Beatirice mother mary and st.lucy
Ciacco
Cerperus
Dantes guide
Sent virgil, dantes guides
Pig 3rd cirlce
3 headed dog
Virgil
Dantes guide
Beatirice mother mary and st.lucy
Sent virgil, dantes guides
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English II - Dante Vocabulary
abject
affliction
anguish
avail
brought low in condition or status
a state of pain, distress, or grief; misery
agonizing physical or mental pain
to use something to your advantage; gain - often used with th…
abject
brought low in condition or status
affliction
a state of pain, distress, or grief; misery
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English Dante
Protrude
Compulsion
Hapless
Discourse
extend beyond or above a surface
the action or state of foreign or being forced to do somethin…
unfortunate
written or spoken communication or debate
Protrude
extend beyond or above a surface
Compulsion
the action or state of foreign or being forced to do somethin…
9 terms
english dante
allegory
anaphora
simile
symbol
a story that has two levels of meaning (literal and figurative)
insistent repetition at the beginning of the phrase : " i am…
a comparison using like or as
an object that represents something/someone besides itself
allegory
a story that has two levels of meaning (literal and figurative)
anaphora
insistent repetition at the beginning of the phrase : " i am…
15 terms
English Dante Vocab
Temporal (adj)
Soporific (adj)
Epitome (noun)
Coherent (adj)... Coherence (noun)
-Of the material world... -Not of the Church... -Synonym of secular
Causing sleep
-The best example of something... -The embodiment of all things…
-To be understandable... -To be logically consistent
Temporal (adj)
-Of the material world... -Not of the Church... -Synonym of secular
Soporific (adj)
Causing sleep
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English: Dante's Inferno
Inconvenience (levels 1-5 of Hell)
Heretics (6th level of Hell)
Violence (7th level of Hell)
Ordinary Fraud (8th level of Hell)
Limbo, the lustful, the gluttonous, the avaricious & prodigal…
People who do what they are against
Murderers, suicides, squanderers, blasphemers, sodomites, and…
flatterers, astrologers, magicians, thieves, and falsifiers
Inconvenience (levels 1-5 of Hell)
Limbo, the lustful, the gluttonous, the avaricious & prodigal…
Heretics (6th level of Hell)
People who do what they are against
English- Dante's inferno
vestibule
circle 1
circle 2
circle 3
the indifferent
limbo
lustful
gluttonous
vestibule
the indifferent
circle 1
limbo
English Dante People and Terms
Virgil
Beatrice
Florence
Florin
have to be able to explain why he's a good guy for Dante
Dante's dead girlfriend; opposite of Paulo and Francesco
city where Dante was banished from; invented Florin, banking…
dollar of Dante's time period
Virgil
have to be able to explain why he's a good guy for Dante
Beatrice
Dante's dead girlfriend; opposite of Paulo and Francesco
26 terms
english finals review DANTE
what were Dantes 6 motives?
what was the structure of the inferno?
circle one- limbo
circle two-lustful
classwars, corruption, divine plan, glorification of god, man…
9 circles each cirlce had different sinners- worst as farther…
poets and philosophers
blown by strong wind- minos
what were Dantes 6 motives?
classwars, corruption, divine plan, glorification of god, man…
what was the structure of the inferno?
9 circles each cirlce had different sinners- worst as farther…
8 terms
Italian to english - By Dante
Palla
Buona notte
Pizza
Televisione/TV
Ball
Goodnight
Pizza
TV/Television
Palla
Ball
Buona notte
Goodnight
English Dante terms
Lamentation
Tremulous
Miser
Gaunt
Expression of grief and sorrow
Shaking, quivering
One who hoards wealth
Extremely thin, suffering from hunger
Lamentation
Expression of grief and sorrow
Tremulous
Shaking, quivering
english dante vocab
Temporal
soporific
epitome
coherent
secular- not religious or spiritual ... adj
causing sleep ... adj
perfect example... noun
highly understandable, logically consistent ... adj... coherence-noun
Temporal
secular- not religious or spiritual ... adj
soporific
causing sleep ... adj
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English Dante Vocab
evince
lugubrious
mitigate
patently
exhibit manifest reveal (verb)
mournful dismal melancholy doleful (adj)
soften moderate alleviate relieve (verb)
obviously clearly plainly (adv)
evince
exhibit manifest reveal (verb)
lugubrious
mournful dismal melancholy doleful (adj)
15 terms
English Dante Vocab
Evince
Lugubrious
Mitigate
Patently
v. exhibit, manifest, reveal
adj. mournful, dismal, melancholy, doleful
v. soften, moderate, alleviate, relieve
adv. Obviously, clearly, plainly
Evince
v. exhibit, manifest, reveal
Lugubrious
adj. mournful, dismal, melancholy, doleful
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English Dante Vocab
Flounders
Quivering
Zeal
Putrid
Struggles to move
Tremulous
With great energy or enthusiasm
Decaying or rotting
Flounders
Struggles to move
Quivering
Tremulous
15 terms
English Dante Vocabulary Quiz
temporal
soporific
epitome
coherent
adj. of the material world, not involving the church... synonym:…
adj. causing sleep (due to boredom, drugs, etc.)
n. best possible example of something
adj. understandable, logically consistent
temporal
adj. of the material world, not involving the church... synonym:…
soporific
adj. causing sleep (due to boredom, drugs, etc.)
25 terms
Dante Grab - Bag Qs -english
What is the Divine Comedy?
What are the 3 sections of the Divine…
What 3 beasts does the pilgrim (Dante)…
Who is Dante rescued by when he encoun…
An epic poem from the 1300s.
Inferno, Purgatorio, and Paradiso
lion, leopard, and wolf
Virgil, the great Roman poet (author of Aenied); they begin t…
What is the Divine Comedy?
An epic poem from the 1300s.
What are the 3 sections of the Divine…
Inferno, Purgatorio, and Paradiso
18 terms
English II - Dante Vocabulary
abject
affliction
anguish
avail
brought low in condition or status
a state of pain, distress, or grief; misery
agonizing physical or mental pain
to use something to your advantage; gain - often used with th…
abject
brought low in condition or status
affliction
a state of pain, distress, or grief; misery
English Final (Dante)
Terza Rima
Tercet
Contrapaso
invocation to the muse
A series of three-line stanzas (tercets) with a defined, "int…
three line stanza
the punishment matches the crime
prayer or address made to the one of the nine muses of Greco-…
Terza Rima
A series of three-line stanzas (tercets) with a defined, "int…
Tercet
three line stanza
8 terms
English Dante inferno vocab
Wretchedness
Manifest
Transcends
Primal
A very unhappy or unfortunate state.
Clear or obvious to the eye or mind.
Is or goes beyond the range or limits of.
Essential, fundamental.
Wretchedness
A very unhappy or unfortunate state.
Manifest
Clear or obvious to the eye or mind.
19 terms
English Dante Vocab quiz
To err
Magnanimity
Doleful
Interminable
To make a mistake
Noble spiritedness
Sad
Frustratingly ceaseless, apparently unending
To err
To make a mistake
Magnanimity
Noble spiritedness
English Dante inferno
Symbolic retribution
Charon
Minos
Who's the opposite of Minos
The punishment fits the crime
The boat driver that realizes Dante doesn't belong in hell
Judge of which level of hell someone goes to, wraps his tail…
Saint Peter, decides if u can get into heaven
Symbolic retribution
The punishment fits the crime
Charon
The boat driver that realizes Dante doesn't belong in hell
16 terms
English Dante Paper Vocabulary
Corporeal
Ethereal
Iniquity
Perdition
Physical Form-(of the nature of the physical body; bodily)
Spiritual Form-(heavenly or celestial)
Sin/Sinful Behavior
Damnation-(being condemned to Hell)
Corporeal
Physical Form-(of the nature of the physical body; bodily)
Ethereal
Spiritual Form-(heavenly or celestial)
90 terms
English Exam Dante
What was the role of the Pope during t…
Gibblines
Guelps
What are the subsets of Guelphs?
Dante was catholic and the Pope was Boniface. They had suprem…
Loyal to the emperor and wanted them to have more control
Loyal to the pope and wanted them to have all control
whites and blacks
What was the role of the Pope during t…
Dante was catholic and the Pope was Boniface. They had suprem…
Gibblines
Loyal to the emperor and wanted them to have more control
13 terms
English on Dante Inferno
Boniface the VIII
The Giants and Titian
The sweet lady
Geryon
.rose quickly through the ranks of the church and was elected…
.The Giants physically connect circles 8 and 9... .From a distan…
...
."three-bodied shade" ... .he was a cruel king slain by Hercules…
Boniface the VIII
.rose quickly through the ranks of the church and was elected…
The Giants and Titian
.The Giants physically connect circles 8 and 9... .From a distan…
English Dante vocab 1
Abyss (n)
Arduous (adj)
Avarice (n)
Brashness (n)
Deep never ending hole never ending space; difference between…
Strenuous activity; tiring difficult requires tremendous amou…
To be greedy (usually for wealth/ money)
To be hasty / aggressive
Abyss (n)
Deep never ending hole never ending space; difference between…
Arduous (adj)
Strenuous activity; tiring difficult requires tremendous amou…
english exam: dante
who is Beatrice
what kind of suffering is in Dante
what is the role of the pope
what is Dante's relationship with Flor…
dante's first love, dante's ideal woman, inspiration
contrapasso / counter
they had supreme / absolute power by claiming every prince, k…
he was exiled
who is Beatrice
dante's first love, dante's ideal woman, inspiration
what kind of suffering is in Dante
contrapasso / counter
78 terms
english exam: dante
who is Beatrice
what kind of suffering is in Dante
what is the role of the pope
what is Dante's relationship with Flor…
dante's first love, dante's ideal woman, inspiration
contrapasso / counter
they had supreme / absolute power by claiming every prince, k…
he was exiled
who is Beatrice
dante's first love, dante's ideal woman, inspiration
what kind of suffering is in Dante
contrapasso / counter
76 terms
English Dante Test 1
What is a Motif?
What is the motif in Dante?
At what point of his life does Dante g…
At the beginning, before Virgil, where…
Reaccuring part in a story
Guard saying that they shouldn't pass but Virgil says its the…
Halfway through
Lost in a dark wood
What is a Motif?
Reaccuring part in a story
What is the motif in Dante?
Guard saying that they shouldn't pass but Virgil says its the…
Dante English IV AP
(speaker & context) "down in the valle…
(Epic convention?) "Just as a swimmer,…
Which three beasts does Dante encounte…
(About?) "...trim and very swift! It w…
Dante the poet speaking about entering his journey into hell
epic simile
leopard, lion, and she-wolf
leopard
(speaker & context) "down in the valle…
Dante the poet speaking about entering his journey into hell
(Epic convention?) "Just as a swimmer,…
epic simile
27 terms
English Quiz Dante
where was dante born?
who was dante in love with?
who was Beatrice to dante?
how was dante's life made new?
florance, italy
beatrice
his ideal woman
by meeting beatrice and his faith in god
where was dante born?
florance, italy
who was dante in love with?
beatrice
English: Dante Vocab 3
Stench
Effigy
Parley
Cavalier
strong and very unpleasant smell
A quickly and roughly made figure, often ugly or amusing repr…
A discussion between 2 opposing people or groups in which bot…
criticizing because you think they do to consider other peopl…
Stench
strong and very unpleasant smell
Effigy
A quickly and roughly made figure, often ugly or amusing repr…
10 terms
English Dante's Vocab
Render
Writhe
Arduous
Celestial
To provide/give or to cause, become, make.
To make continual squirming movements with the body; to respo…
Difficult and Tiring
Relating to sky, outer space, or heaven. Supremely good.
Render
To provide/give or to cause, become, make.
Writhe
To make continual squirming movements with the body; to respo…
34 terms
English Dante notes quiz
Botticelli
Bosch
Michael Angelo
William Blake
Small details, tiny figures ; eternal circle
Garden of earthy delights; super weird stuff
Vivid colors, round/sculpted bodie ; The Last Judgement in th…
Dream-like art, pastel colors
Botticelli
Small details, tiny figures ; eternal circle
Bosch
Garden of earthy delights; super weird stuff
English Dante Inferno Test
Vestibule
Circle 1-Limbo
Circle 2- Carnal
Circle 3- Gluttons
Sinners: Opportunists-Live only for themselves... Punishment: Ru…
Sinners: Virtuous Pagans- never baptized. ... Punishment: They h…
Sinners: Carnal- Lust, pleasure. ... Punishment: Blown About in…
Sinners: Glutton- Overindulge in food. ... Punishment: Sit in ga…
Vestibule
Sinners: Opportunists-Live only for themselves... Punishment: Ru…
Circle 1-Limbo
Sinners: Virtuous Pagans- never baptized. ... Punishment: They h…
English 10 - Dante Test
Limbo (Circle 1)
The Opportunists
Circle 2
The Lustful
The Opportunists
Never get to enter Heaven or Hell because they never chose a…
The Lustful
Blown around by whirlwinds
Limbo (Circle 1)
The Opportunists
The Opportunists
Never get to enter Heaven or Hell because they never chose a…
15 terms
English Dante Vocab
evince (v)
lugubrious (n)
mitigate (v)
patently (adv)
to exhibit, manifest, reveal... to show or demonstrate clearly b…
mournful, dismal, melancholy, doleful... expressing or giving ri…
to soften, moderate, alleviate, relieve... to make something les…
obviously, clearly, plainly... open to view, obviously evident... a…
evince (v)
to exhibit, manifest, reveal... to show or demonstrate clearly b…
lugubrious (n)
mournful, dismal, melancholy, doleful... expressing or giving ri…
67 terms
English exams (Dante)
When was dante born?
At what age and year does dante take h…
Originally how is dante's courage comp…
What is the first circle of hell calle…
1265
Age 35, 1300
Much Less
Limbo, because the souls there are neither in heave nor in hell
When was dante born?
1265
At what age and year does dante take h…
Age 35, 1300
10 terms
English Dante's Inferno
3 parts to divine comedy
What side does Dante take
What happens after political conflict
What does the dark forest mean
Inferno, Paradisio, Purgatorio
White Guelphs
He is exiled
His state of life, being lost in exile
3 parts to divine comedy
Inferno, Paradisio, Purgatorio
What side does Dante take
White Guelphs
Dante English 7 Midterm
ideas
organization
voice
word choice
all about information; develop a main idea and focus; narrow…
put ideas into an order that makes sense; logical; strong tra…
how you say/write it; consider the topic, your knowledge, aud…
selection of appropriate words to fit the audience, topic, an…
ideas
all about information; develop a main idea and focus; narrow…
organization
put ideas into an order that makes sense; logical; strong tra…
English: Dante Characters.
Who is Dante?
Who is Virgil?
Who is the Shewolf?
Who is Pope Celestine?
Writer. Symbol of all people.
Poet. Symbol of Human Reason (conscience).
Symbol of Greed. (Temptation: lack of self control).
Stepped down from his role, known as selfish.
Who is Dante?
Writer. Symbol of all people.
Who is Virgil?
Poet. Symbol of Human Reason (conscience).
16 terms
english dante vocacb
fraud (noun)
arduous (adj)
miser (noun)
malice (noun)
the crime of using dishonest methods to take something valuab…
very difficult
a person who hates to spend money: a very stingy person
desire to cause harm to another person
fraud (noun)
the crime of using dishonest methods to take something valuab…
arduous (adj)
very difficult
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English - Dante's Inferno Test
Opportunists
Opportunists
Opportunists
Lustful
Selfish, never chose sides
Stuck in the vestibule of Hell, running on maggots, polluted…
Took no sides > given no place; Changed their mind > banner c…
Betrayed reason for their appetites, abandoned themselves for…
Opportunists
Selfish, never chose sides
Opportunists
Stuck in the vestibule of Hell, running on maggots, polluted…
10 terms
English vocab- Dante's inferno
incontinence
arduous
contemplative
raucous
inability to control one's self
difficult and tiring
involving prolonged thought
making a disturbingly harsh noise
incontinence
inability to control one's self
arduous
difficult and tiring
AP English Lit. Dante's Inferno Vocab
Inferno
Canto
Epic
Allegory
A place of fiery heat or destruction
A chapter in an epic poem
A long narrative story about the journey of a hero
A story... That is read on both an literal and symbolic level
Inferno
A place of fiery heat or destruction
Canto
A chapter in an epic poem
17 terms
English Final: Dante`s Inferno
Symbolic Retribution
Venial sins
Mortal sins
Terza Rima
the punishment fits the crime
not soul-threatening sins
soul-threatening sins
Symbolic Retribution
the punishment fits the crime
Venial sins
not soul-threatening sins
19 terms
English Midterm- Dante's Inferno
When does the journey begin?
Where was Dante born?
Who guided Dante?
What way is he trying to get back to?
Good Friday
Florence, Italy
The ghost Virgil, who is Dante's symbol of Human Reason
The Mount of Joy
When does the journey begin?
Good Friday
Where was Dante born?
Florence, Italy
16 terms
English Quiz #1 Dante
What was the point of the war of crusa…
what did the crusades begin
caritas
cupiditas
between Muslim and Christian, to expand territory
separation of muslims and christians
loving god above all things
loving anything else above god
What was the point of the war of crusa…
between Muslim and Christian, to expand territory
what did the crusades begin
separation of muslims and christians
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