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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…
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…
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…
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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
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
35 terms
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
43 terms
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…
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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
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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…
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
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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…
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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
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English 2 pre-ap fall final review
Creon
Anitgone
Danae
Eteocles
Anitgone's uncle; powerful; doesn't allow Polyneices to have…
the tragic hero; sallow, withdrawn, and recalcitrant
mother of Perseus; accidentally kills father fulfilling the p…
younger son of Oedipus; given burial as hero of Thebes
Creon
Anitgone's uncle; powerful; doesn't allow Polyneices to have…
Anitgone
the tragic hero; sallow, withdrawn, and recalcitrant
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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…
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
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…
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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
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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
108 terms
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
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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…
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English Pre-AP Fall Midterm Review 2014
Symbolism
irony
hyperbole
synedoche
A device in literature where an object represents an idea.
A contrast or discrepancy between what is stated and what is…
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
Using one part of an object to represent the entire object (f…
Symbolism
A device in literature where an object represents an idea.
irony
A contrast or discrepancy between what is stated and what is…
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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
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…
34 terms
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…
43 terms
DSHS pre- ap english fall final prefixes
Ab, A, Abs
Ad
ante
bi
from, away, off
to, toward, near
befor
two
Ab, A, Abs
from, away, off
Ad
to, toward, near
35 terms
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…
24 terms
Pre-AP English Fall Semester Review
Point Of View
Symbolism
Metaphor
Repetition
The perspective from which the events in the story are told.
A person, place, or thing comes to represent an abstract idea…
A comparison of two things that are essentially different, NO…
A repeating cadence/meter that enriches or emphasizes words,…
Point Of View
The perspective from which the events in the story are told.
Symbolism
A person, place, or thing comes to represent an abstract idea…
41 terms
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
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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…
41 terms
Pre-AP GT English Fall Semester Review
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
Antecedent
Repetition of the same consonant sound at the beginning of mu…
A reference made to a famous person, place, event, literature…
Repetition of the same word or group of words at the beginnin…
Grammar term, (ex.my house is at the end of the block, it's g…
Alliteration
Repetition of the same consonant sound at the beginning of mu…
Allusion
A reference made to a famous person, place, event, literature…
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…
20 terms
Pre-AP English Finals Fall 2014
tacit
capacious
cacophony
inveigle
understood without being openly expressed, implied
capable of holding much, spacious, roomy
harsh discordence of sound
to entice, lure
tacit
understood without being openly expressed, implied
capacious
capable of holding much, spacious, roomy
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…
34 terms
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
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…
49 terms
Pre-AP English 1 Fall Review
Antagonist
Internal Conflict
External Conflict
Direct Characterization
a person who actively opposes or is hostile to someone or som…
psychological struggle within the mind of a literary or drama…
A struggle between a character and an outside force
how an author tells his or her reader about a character.
Antagonist
a person who actively opposes or is hostile to someone or som…
Internal Conflict
psychological struggle within the mind of a literary or drama…
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
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.
51 terms
Pre-Ap English Fall Semester Final
coerce
dogmatic
bigot
strident
v. to force by using pressure, intimidation, or treats.
adj. arrogant and stubborn about one's (often unproven) beliefs
n. one who is intolerant of differences in others
adj. harsh sounding; grating
coerce
v. to force by using pressure, intimidation, or treats.
dogmatic
adj. arrogant and stubborn about one's (often unproven) beliefs
52 terms
Pre AP English II Fall Final Vocab
Aesthetic
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
The study or philosophy of beauty in art, ligature, and nature
From of a metaphor, the meaning of a person, object, or actio…
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
Aesthetic
The study or philosophy of beauty in art, ligature, and nature
Allegory
From of a metaphor, the meaning of a person, object, or actio…
48 terms
English II Pre-AP Fall Final Vocab
vigilance
wince
consternation
synchronize
alert attention or watchfulness
to shrink away or flinch involuntarily; especially in fear
confused amazement or fear
to match the timing of
vigilance
alert attention or watchfulness
wince
to shrink away or flinch involuntarily; especially in fear
25 terms
English 1 pre-ap fall final
short story plot plan
irony
conflict (internal vs external)
theme
exposition:background information on the story,setting... inciti…
saying the opposite of what you really mean... (saying "its as s…
internal conflict: conflict that happens inside the character…
the main idea of the story (maturation,friendship,compassion)
short story plot plan
exposition:background information on the story,setting... inciti…
irony
saying the opposite of what you really mean... (saying "its as s…
112 terms
Fall Chemistry PreAp
Liquid
Solid
Plasma
Gas
indefinite shape, definite volume (slow KE)
definite shape, definite volume (slower KE)
indefinite shape, indefinite volume (very fast KE)
indefinite shape, indefinite volume (fast KE)
Liquid
indefinite shape, definite volume (slow KE)
Solid
definite shape, definite volume (slower KE)
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
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…
30 terms
Pre-AP English I Fall Final Review
Plot
Irony
Climax
Personification
The plot of the story begins when Harry learns that Professor…
A man who is a traffic cop gets his license suspended for unp…
When Gatsby was shot by Wilson
The stars danced playfully in the moonlit sky
Plot
The plot of the story begins when Harry learns that Professor…
Irony
A man who is a traffic cop gets his license suspended for unp…
43 terms
Pre-AP English II- Fall Final VOCAB.
Synecdoche
Metonymy
Pun
Antithesis
• a form of a metaphor where part of something is used to sig…
• changed label or substitute name or the name of one thing i…
• a play on words that are identical or similar in sound but…
• a rhetorical device in which two ideas are directly opposed…
Synecdoche
• a form of a metaphor where part of something is used to sig…
Metonymy
• changed label or substitute name or the name of one thing i…
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