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Fall Pre AP English
Mood
Inference
Dramatic Irony
Verbal Irony
The feeling the audience gets from the book. Ex. "The river,…
A logical deduction based on premises assumed to be true
Irony that is inherent in speeches or a situation of drama an…
Difference between what a speaker says and what he means.
Mood
The feeling the audience gets from the book. Ex. "The river,…
Inference
A logical deduction based on premises assumed to be true
38 terms
Pre-AP English Fall Exam
Iambic Pentameter
Blank Verse
Quatrain
Couplet
form of metered poetry where there are five feet per line, an…
Iambic Pentameter without rhyme. Shakespeare mostly wrote in…
Part of a Shakespearean sonnet consisting of four lines of ia…
Final two lines of a sonnet.
Iambic Pentameter
form of metered poetry where there are five feet per line, an…
Blank Verse
Iambic Pentameter without rhyme. Shakespeare mostly wrote in…
Pre-AP English I Fall Final Review
Plot
Irony
Climax
Personification
The sequence of incidents or events in a narrative.
The use of words to convey the opposite of their literal mean…
In a narrative, the turning point in the action and/or the hi…
A kind of metaphor that gives inanimate objects or abstract i…
Plot
The sequence of incidents or events in a narrative.
Irony
The use of words to convey the opposite of their literal mean…
24 terms
Fall Midterm: Pre-AP English
Metaphor
Point of View
Similie
Allusion
a comparison to an unusual circumstance
The view in which the piece is told
a comparison
a historical or Biblical reference
Metaphor
a comparison to an unusual circumstance
Point of View
The view in which the piece is told
Fall Final Review for Pre-AP English
Oblivious
Volatile
Discord
Vituperative
Clueless, not tuned into their surroundings
Explosive, unstable, likely to fly into and shatter
Strife or disagreement
vituperative language is abusive
Oblivious
Clueless, not tuned into their surroundings
Volatile
Explosive, unstable, likely to fly into and shatter
71 terms
Pre-AP English 11 Fall
kenning
exemplum
simile
apostrophe
two word phrase that describes an object through metaphors.... e…
brief moral story that serves as an example, usually w/n a se…
comparison of one thing to another using like or as.... ex: as l…
figure of speech where the character or poet addresses someon…
kenning
two word phrase that describes an object through metaphors.... e…
exemplum
brief moral story that serves as an example, usually w/n a se…
90 terms
Pre Ap English Fall Exam
Sheep
Napoleon
Snowball
Major
Blind/ brain washed followers
Stalin
Trotsky
Lenin
Sheep
Blind/ brain washed followers
Napoleon
Stalin
Pre-Ap English Fall Final
Admonish
Cumbersome
Debris
Efface
is to caution or advise against something to scold mildly to…
Clumsy, hard to handle; slow moving
Scattered fragments, wreckage
To wipe out; and to keep oneself from being noticed
Admonish
is to caution or advise against something to scold mildly to…
Cumbersome
Clumsy, hard to handle; slow moving
Pre Ap English fall semester fall reveiw
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
hyperbole
a comparision of two unlike things using the words "like or as"
a comparison of two unlike things not using like or as
gives animals or objects humans qualities or characteristics
deliberate use of exaggeration
Simile
a comparision of two unlike things using the words "like or as"
Metaphor
a comparison of two unlike things not using like or as
365 terms
pre-ap english II fall exam
Indo-Europeans: various tribes of cent…
Old English Period
Roman Invasion: Julius Caesar surveys…
Roman Emperor Claudius invades and occ…
c. 4000-1000 BC
449-1100 AD
55 BC
43 AD
Indo-Europeans: various tribes of cent…
c. 4000-1000 BC
Old English Period
449-1100 AD
English 2 Pre AP Fall Final OTHS
Lit Terms
Anaphora
Asyndeton
Climax
Lit Terms
consists of repeating a sequence of words at the beginnings o…
one or several conjunctions are omitted from a series of rela…
High point in a story
Lit Terms
Lit Terms
Anaphora
consists of repeating a sequence of words at the beginnings o…
60 terms
Pre-AP English II Fall Final Vocabulary
Aesthetic
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
A particular taste for or approach to what is appealing to th…
Metaphor whose vehicle may be a character, place or event, re…
Stylistic literary device identified by the repeated sound of…
Figure of speech in which one refers indirectly to an object…
Aesthetic
A particular taste for or approach to what is appealing to th…
Allegory
Metaphor whose vehicle may be a character, place or event, re…
23 terms
Pre-Ap English Fall Final
Liesel Meminger
Max Vanderburg
Alex Stiener
Rudy Steiner
Nine in the beginning of the novel; main character; introduce…
23 year old Jew who hides from the Nazis in the Huberman's ho…
Rudy's father, a tailor who doesn't hate the Jews. After comi…
Liesel's best friend; paints his face black & runs around a t…
Liesel Meminger
Nine in the beginning of the novel; main character; introduce…
Max Vanderburg
23 year old Jew who hides from the Nazis in the Huberman's ho…
Pre-AP English Fall Semester Exam
Anaphora
Imagery
Simile
Metaphor
repetition for emphasis
description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
a comparison using "like" or "as"
a comparison without using like or as
Anaphora
repetition for emphasis
Imagery
description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
408 terms
pre-ap english II fall exam
Indo-Europeans: various tribes of cent…
Old English Period (history of english)
Roman Invasion: Julius Caesar surveys…
Roman Emperor Claudius invades and occ…
c. 4000-1000 BC
449-1100 AD
55 BC
43 AD
Indo-Europeans: various tribes of cent…
c. 4000-1000 BC
Old English Period (history of english)
449-1100 AD
365 terms
pre-ap english II fall exam
Indo-Europeans: various tribes of cent…
Old English Period
Roman Invasion: Julius Caesar surveys…
Roman Emperor Claudius invades and occ…
c. 4000-1000 BC
449-1100 AD
55 BC
43 AD
Indo-Europeans: various tribes of cent…
c. 4000-1000 BC
Old English Period
449-1100 AD
English Pre-Ap Fall Final Exam Terms
Inciting Incident
Exposition
Rising action
Climax
The event or decision that begins a storys problem
A device used to introduce background info about events, char…
A series of relevant incidents that create suspense, interest…
The most intense point of a story or major turning point in t…
Inciting Incident
The event or decision that begins a storys problem
Exposition
A device used to introduce background info about events, char…
18 terms
English 1 Pre-AP Fall Final Review
Allegory
Direct Characterization
Indirect Characterization
Round Characterization
a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
the process by which the personality of a fictitious characte…
the process by which the personality of a fictitious characte…
a character in fiction whose personality, background, motives…
Allegory
a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
Direct Characterization
the process by which the personality of a fictitious characte…
46 terms
English 2 Pre-ap fall final review
symbolism
irony
metaphor
hyperbole
the use of symbols to represent ideas or qualities
the expression of one's meaning by using language that normal…
a figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an…
exaggerated statements or claims not meant to be taken litera…
symbolism
the use of symbols to represent ideas or qualities
irony
the expression of one's meaning by using language that normal…
10 terms
Pre-AP English Fall Final Vocabulary
indignant
sardonic
callous
forthright
feeling or showing anger or annoyance at what is perceived as…
grimly mocking or cynical
showing or having an insensitive and cruel disregard for others
direct and outspoken; straightforward and honest
indignant
feeling or showing anger or annoyance at what is perceived as…
sardonic
grimly mocking or cynical
English 1 Pre-Ap Fall Final Review
Alliteration
Allusion
Antagonist
Apostrophe
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
The person, place, or thing in conflict with the protagonist.…
A figure of speech in which one directly addresses an absent…
Alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Allusion
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
64 terms
English II Pre-AP Fall Midterm Review
symbolism
irony
metaphor
hyperbole
is the use of symbols to signify ideas and qualities by givin…
a figure of speech in which words are used in such a way that…
a figure of speech using implied comparison of seemingly unli…
bold overstatement, or the extravagant exaggeration of fact o…
symbolism
is the use of symbols to signify ideas and qualities by givin…
irony
a figure of speech in which words are used in such a way that…
66 terms
English II Pre-AP Fall Final Review
metaphor
simile
alliteration
imagery
a comparison not using like or as
a comparison using like or as
repeating the same consonant sounds at the beginning of adjac…
visually descriptive phrases; particularly appealing to the f…
metaphor
a comparison not using like or as
simile
a comparison using like or as
24 terms
Pre-AP English 1 Fall Final Vocab
Debris
Salvage
Cumbersome
Muddle
(n.) scared fragments, wreckage
(v.) to save from fire or shipwreck
(adj.) clumsy, hard to handle; slow-moving
(v.) to make a mess of, muddle through; to get by... (n.) a hope…
Debris
(n.) scared fragments, wreckage
Salvage
(v.) to save from fire or shipwreck
41 terms
English Pre-AP Fall Final Review (Uhler)
Exposistion
Inciting Incident
Rising Action
Climax
Beginning of a story, sets tone, introduces characters, setti…
The scene that "gets the plot going" - start of the conflict
Events leading up to the climax
Most exciting moment of the story; turning point
Exposistion
Beginning of a story, sets tone, introduces characters, setti…
Inciting Incident
The scene that "gets the plot going" - start of the conflict
44 terms
Fall Final Pre-AP English 9
Independent Clause
Sentence
Dependent Clause
FANBOY
a sentence that can stand by itself
a complete thought with a subject and a verb
has a subject and a verb but does not make sense on its own
for and nor but or yet
Independent Clause
a sentence that can stand by itself
Sentence
a complete thought with a subject and a verb
English I PreAP Fall Final Review
Where is Odysseus' home?
Since the Muses are the beings who are…
In epic poetry, the poet often begins…
Who begs Zeus for mercy for Odysseus?
Ithaca
Someone who is witty and heroic and has a story worth telling
The poet's prayer
Athena
Where is Odysseus' home?
Ithaca
Since the Muses are the beings who are…
Someone who is witty and heroic and has a story worth telling
79 terms
English II Pre-AP Fall Midterm Review
symbolism
irony
metaphor
hyperbole
is the use of symbols to signify ideas and qualities by givin…
a figure of speech in which words are used in such a way that…
a figure of speech using implied comparison of seemingly unli…
bold overstatement, or the extravagant exaggeration of fact o…
symbolism
is the use of symbols to signify ideas and qualities by givin…
irony
a figure of speech in which words are used in such a way that…
Pre-AP English Vocabulary List 2015--Fall
taciturn
assuage
condecended
indigenous
silent
to calm
talked down to
native to a particular region
taciturn
silent
assuage
to calm
92 terms
English 2 pre-ap fall semester review
anaphora
medusa
let the cat out of a bag/ buy a pig in…
Pass the Buck. POKER, DEAL, TRUMAN HAD…
deliberate repetition of the first part of the sentence in or…
The most famous of the gorgons, three sisters in Greek... mythol…
medieval. farmers would sell pigs in bags "pokes". sometimes…
in poker, a "buck" was a marker that was passed to the person…
anaphora
deliberate repetition of the first part of the sentence in or…
medusa
The most famous of the gorgons, three sisters in Greek... mythol…
English Pre Ap Literary Devices Fall 2014
Anaphora
Asyndeton
Climax
Exposition
The repetition of the phrase or word at the beginning of a su…
The absence of a conjunction between parts of a sentence
The most important, and the pinnacle of a piece of literature.
Description and the explanation of the settings in the story.
Anaphora
The repetition of the phrase or word at the beginning of a su…
Asyndeton
The absence of a conjunction between parts of a sentence
43 terms
English 1 Pre-Ap Fall Final Review
Factual information
Opinions
Substantiated
Substantiate
can be proved through testing, measurement, and observation
cannot be proved, a personal belief, feeling, or judgment, no…
backed up with evidence to make the claim seem very likely to…
Facts... Relevant Examples... Details... Expert Opinions ... The words me…
Factual information
can be proved through testing, measurement, and observation
Opinions
cannot be proved, a personal belief, feeling, or judgment, no…
20 terms
English 10 Pre-AP Study Helper Fall 2016
Anecdote
Situational Irony
Dramatic Irony
Verbal Irony
Short, personal story told to illustrate a point
The opposite of what you expect happening
Knowing something the characters don't know
Saying the opposite of what you mean
Anecdote
Short, personal story told to illustrate a point
Situational Irony
The opposite of what you expect happening
English Pre-AP: Sadlier Vocabulary for Fall Exam
approbation
assuage
hackneyed
jaded
(n.) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
(v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to pu…
(adj.) used so often as to lack freshness or originality
(adj.) wearied, worn-out, dulled (in the sense of being satia…
approbation
(n.) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
assuage
(v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to pu…
Fall Pre-AP Review English 9th
mood
inference
dramatic irony
verbal irony
makes you feel a certain feeling, way or vibe through literat…
conclusion that someone makes from what they have seen, read,…
difference between what a reader knows and what the character…
difference between what a speaker says and what they actually…
mood
makes you feel a certain feeling, way or vibe through literat…
inference
conclusion that someone makes from what they have seen, read,…
Pre-AP English (Fall) Finals Vocabulary
Abhor (v.)
Abound (v.)
Absolve (v.)
Abstain (v.)
regard with disgust and hatred
exist in large amounts or numbers
set or declare someone from free from guilt or blame, or resp…
To refrain from something by one's choice
Abhor (v.)
regard with disgust and hatred
Abound (v.)
exist in large amounts or numbers
English II Pre-AP Fall Midterm Review
symbolism
irony
metaphor
hyperbole
is the use of symbols to signify ideas and qualities by givin…
a figure of speech in which words are used in such a way that…
a figure of speech using implied comparison of seemingly unli…
bold overstatement, or the extravagant exaggeration of fact o…
symbolism
is the use of symbols to signify ideas and qualities by givin…
irony
a figure of speech in which words are used in such a way that…
English I Pre-AP 2016 Fall Review
tone
setting
conflict
internal conflict
attitude of writer towards a subject or certain audience
time & place in which a work of literature happens
dramatic struggle between two forces in story
+happens within character... -man vs. self
tone
attitude of writer towards a subject or certain audience
setting
time & place in which a work of literature happens
English Pre-Ap FALL Final Review
Mood
Inference
Dramatic irony
Verbal irony
Literary element that sparks certain feelings through the rea…
Reaching a conclusion using known evidence and facts from the…
When the reader has better or more information than the chara…
When a person says or writes one thing but means something else
Mood
Literary element that sparks certain feelings through the rea…
Inference
Reaching a conclusion using known evidence and facts from the…
19 terms
Pre-AP English Fall Final Study Guide
debris
perennial
predispose
spurious
scattered fragments, wreckage
lasting for a long time, persistent; a plant that lives for m…
to incline beforehand
not genuine, not true, not valid
debris
scattered fragments, wreckage
perennial
lasting for a long time, persistent; a plant that lives for m…
30 terms
Pre-AP English I Fall Final Review
Plot
Irony
Climax
Personification
The sequence of incidents or events in a narrative.
The use of words to convey the opposite of their literal mean…
In a narrative, the turning point in the action and/or the hi…
A kind of metaphor that gives inanimate objects or abstract i…
Plot
The sequence of incidents or events in a narrative.
Irony
The use of words to convey the opposite of their literal mean…
26 terms
PreAp English Fall Exam Vocabulary
emity
decorous
hiatus
tirade
(n.) ill will, hatred, hostility (Mark and Andy have clearly…
(adj.) socially proper, appropriate (The appreciative guest d…
(n.) a break or gap in duration or continuity (The hiatus in…
(n.) a long speech marked by harsh or biting language (Every…
emity
(n.) ill will, hatred, hostility (Mark and Andy have clearly…
decorous
(adj.) socially proper, appropriate (The appreciative guest d…
English Pre Ap Literary Devices Fall 2014
Anaphora
Asyndeton
Climax
Exposition
The repetition of the phrase or word at the beginning of a su…
The absence of a conjunction between parts of a sentence
The most important, and the pinnacle of a piece of literature.
Description and the explanation of the settings in the story.
Anaphora
The repetition of the phrase or word at the beginning of a su…
Asyndeton
The absence of a conjunction between parts of a sentence
33 terms
PRE AP ENGLISH FALL SEMESTER EXAM
Iambic Pantameter
Blank Verse
Quatrain
Couplet
a line of verse with five metrical feet, each consisting of o…
verse without rhyme, especially that which uses iambic pentam…
a stanza of four lines, especially one having alternate rhymes.
two lines of verse, usually in the same meter and joined by r…
Iambic Pantameter
a line of verse with five metrical feet, each consisting of o…
Blank Verse
verse without rhyme, especially that which uses iambic pentam…
84 terms
Pre-AP English Fall Final Review
What are Homer's two great epic poems?
What is an epic?
How did the Trojan War begin?
Who supported the Greeks in the Trojan…
The Iliad and The Odyssey.
A long narrative poem that tells the adventures of heroes who…
The Trojan War begun after, Paris, a Trojan Prince, kidnapped…
Athena supported the Greeks, while Aphrodite sides with the T…
What are Homer's two great epic poems?
The Iliad and The Odyssey.
What is an epic?
A long narrative poem that tells the adventures of heroes who…
27 terms
English 2 Pre-AP Fall Final Review
Alliteration
Anaphora
Antithesis
Aphorism
Repetition of the sound at the beginning of adjacent words
The repetition of words at the beginning of adjacent sentences
The opposition of ideas... Ex) Small step for man, giant step fo…
A statement that expresses a general truth or moral principle
Alliteration
Repetition of the sound at the beginning of adjacent words
Anaphora
The repetition of words at the beginning of adjacent sentences
10 terms
Thompson Pre-AP English: Fall Tone Words
remorseful
scornful
sanguine
apathetic
Feeling regret for wrongdoing
showing intense anger towards someone; disgust
cheerfully optimistic
showing a lack of interest and/or emotion
remorseful
Feeling regret for wrongdoing
scornful
showing intense anger towards someone; disgust
49 terms
ENGLISH II PRE-AP FALL SEMESTER REVIEW
Pun
Metaphor
Simile
Personification
A play on the meaning of words (three types: repetition of a…
An implied comparison between two unlike things.
An explicit comparison between two unlike things signaled by…
Attributing human qualities to an inanimate object.
Pun
A play on the meaning of words (three types: repetition of a…
Metaphor
An implied comparison between two unlike things.
110 terms
Pre-AP English 2 Fall Final
How did the narrator describe the tree…
Why did Phineas invent his theory of t…
How did Leper become a liaison between…
What did the narrator see as the cause…
weary from age/shrunken, enfeebled, dry
he couldn't go to war because of his leg injury
he enlisted
Gene took on Phineas' theory that fat old men sitting around…
How did the narrator describe the tree…
weary from age/shrunken, enfeebled, dry
Why did Phineas invent his theory of t…
he couldn't go to war because of his leg injury
47 terms
Pre-AP English 2 Fall Final
Quest
Task
Journey
Initiation
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