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MYP English, Grade 10 (JG)- Life of Pi Vocabulary
agnostic
guru
Pondicherry
raiment
adj. Of the belief that the existence of anything without mat…
n. A Hindu spiritual teacher or head of a religious sect. Als…
n. Pondicherry (also known as "Pondy") is a city and capital…
n. an article of clothing or adornment, a garment; an outfit.
agnostic
adj. Of the belief that the existence of anything without mat…
guru
n. A Hindu spiritual teacher or head of a religious sect. Als…
21 terms
Advanced Irregular Verbs (English - English) GRADE 10
bore - borne
bent - bent
bit - bitten
bled - bled
to bear
to bend
to bite
to bleed
bore - borne
to bear
bent - bent
to bend
79 terms
grade 10 english
contentment
rampage
animosity
audacity
(n) satisfaction
(n.) violent, reckless, or wild behavior
(n.) strong dislike; bitter hostility
(n) boldness
contentment
(n) satisfaction
rampage
(n.) violent, reckless, or wild behavior
20 terms
Vocab. 2 [Grade 10]
Ameliorate
Aplomb
Bombastic
Callow
(v.) to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
(n.) poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity
(adj.) pompous or overblown in language; full of high-soundin…
(adj.) without experience; immature, not fully developed; lac…
Ameliorate
(v.) to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
Aplomb
(n.) poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity
20 terms
Vocab. 3 [Grade 10]
Abominate
Acculturation
Adventitious
Ascribe
(v.) To have an intense dislike or hatred for
(n.) The modification of the social patterns, traits, or stru…
(adj.) Resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cau…
(v.) To assign or refer to (as a cause or source), attribute
Abominate
(v.) To have an intense dislike or hatred for
Acculturation
(n.) The modification of the social patterns, traits, or stru…
9 terms
Group 13 GRADE 10
assiduous
ingratiate
curator
entrepreneur
Adj. diligent and persistent
V. to work to gain someone's favor
N. the head of a museum or other collection
N. a businessperson who sets up and finances a new venture
assiduous
Adj. diligent and persistent
ingratiate
V. to work to gain someone's favor
14 terms
Grade 10 English: Literary Devices
Allusion
Analogy
Hyperbole
Situational Irony
A brief reference to a person, place, event, idea or object f…
An extended simile/metaphor' comparing 2 unlike situations ov…
An extreme exaggeration, used to emphasize a point.
A statement or situation that suggests the opposite of what a…
Allusion
A brief reference to a person, place, event, idea or object f…
Analogy
An extended simile/metaphor' comparing 2 unlike situations ov…
9 terms
Literature Terms Grade 10
conflict man vs. man
conflict man vs. self
conflict man vs. nature
dynamic (round) character
A conflict between two humans
A conflict between man and himself (within himself)
A conflict between man and nature
A dramatic character who undergoes an important inner change
conflict man vs. man
A conflict between two humans
conflict man vs. self
A conflict between man and himself (within himself)
20 terms
Vocab. 1 [Grade 10]
Approbation
Assauge
Coalition
Decadence
(n.) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
(v) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put…
(n.) a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
(n.) decline, decay, or deterioration; a condition or period…
Approbation
(n.) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
Assauge
(v) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put…
Sport Vocabulary for Grade 10
Hockey
Basketball
Volleyball
Baseball
/ˈhɒkɪ/... a game played on a field by two opposing teams of 11…
/ˈbɑːskɪtˌbɔːl/... a game played by two opposing teams of five m…
/ˈvɒlɪˌbɔːl/... a game in which two teams hit a large ball back…
/ˈbeɪsˌbɔːl/... a team game with nine players on each side, play…
Hockey
/ˈhɒkɪ/... a game played on a field by two opposing teams of 11…
Basketball
/ˈbɑːskɪtˌbɔːl/... a game played by two opposing teams of five m…
26 terms
Grade 10 English Poetry Terms
Allieration
Allusion
Ballad
Blank verse
The repetition of the initial consonant sounds. EXAMPLE: Pete…
a reference to something literary, mythological, or historica…
a type of poem that is meant to be sung and is both lyric and…
poetry written in unrhymed iambic pentameter, poetry written…
Allieration
The repetition of the initial consonant sounds. EXAMPLE: Pete…
Allusion
a reference to something literary, mythological, or historica…
20 terms
Grade 10 - Character Traits
Resolute
Disheartened
Intrepid
Principled
(adj.) bold, determined; firm
(adj.) feeling a loss of spirit or morale (The team was dishe…
fearless; resolutely courageous
Having high moral standards
Resolute
(adj.) bold, determined; firm
Disheartened
(adj.) feeling a loss of spirit or morale (The team was dishe…
20 terms
Vocab. 12 [Grade 10]
absolve
caricature
clangor
contiguous
(v) To clear from blame, responsibility, or guilt
(n) A representation (especially a drawing) in which the subj…
(n) A loud ringing sound; (v) To make a loud ringing noise
(adj.) Side by side, touching; Near; Adjacent in time
absolve
(v) To clear from blame, responsibility, or guilt
caricature
(n) A representation (especially a drawing) in which the subj…
20 terms
Vocab. 4 [Grade 10]
affable
aggrandize
amorphous
infer
(adj.) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
(v.) to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up…
(adj.) shapeless, without definite form; of no particular typ…
(v.) to find out by reasoning; to arrive at a conclusion
affable
(adj.) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
aggrandize
(v.) to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up…
30 terms
Voc 4 - Grade 10
commerce
trade
copyright
copyright
the buying and selling of goods
commerce
related to laws protecting the rights of all artists
the license given to a published work, such as a book, a movi…
commerce
the buying and selling of goods
trade
commerce
20 terms
Vocab. 13 [Grade 10]
abet
aver
blatant
broach
(v.) to encourage, assist, aid, support (especially in someth…
(v.) to affirm, declare confidently
(adj.) noisy in a coarse, offensive way; obvious or conspicuo…
(v.) to bring up or begin to talk about (a subject); to annou…
abet
(v.) to encourage, assist, aid, support (especially in someth…
aver
(v.) to affirm, declare confidently
20 terms
Vocab. 14 [Grade 10]
amenable
berate
carnage
credulous
(adj.) willing to follow advice or authority, tractable, subm…
(v.) to scold sharply
(n.) large-scale slaughter or loss of life
(adj.) too ready to believe, easily deceived
amenable
(adj.) willing to follow advice or authority, tractable, subm…
berate
(v.) to scold sharply
20 terms
Vocab. 11 [Grade 10]
abstemious
censurable
contingent
corroborate
(adj.) moderate, sparing; characterized by abstinence and sel…
(adj.) deserving of blame or correction
(adj.) likely but not certain to happen, possible; dependent…
(v.) to confirm, make more certain, bolster, substantiate, ve…
abstemious
(adj.) moderate, sparing; characterized by abstinence and sel…
censurable
(adj.) deserving of blame or correction
20 terms
Grade 10 - Vocabulary List 6
resonant
cosmopolitan
cog
converse
(adj.) producing a loud, clear, deep sound; strongly affectin…
(adj.) familiar with and at ease in many different countries…
(n.) 1. a tooth on the rim of a wheel or gear, 2. a subordina…
(v.) engage in conversation
resonant
(adj.) producing a loud, clear, deep sound; strongly affectin…
cosmopolitan
(adj.) familiar with and at ease in many different countries…
20 terms
Vocab. 8 [Grade 10]
acrimonious
bovine
consternation
corpulent
stinging or bitter in temper or tone
resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive
dismay, confusion; a sudden, alarming amazement or dread that…
(adj.) fat; having a large, bulky body
acrimonious
stinging or bitter in temper or tone
bovine
resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive
20 terms
Vocab. 7 [Grade 10]
austere
beneficent
cadaverous
concoct
severe or stern in manner; without adornment or luxury, simpl…
performing acts of kindness or charity; conferring benefits,…
pale, gaunt, resembling a corpse
to prepare by combining ingredients, make up (as a dish); to…
austere
severe or stern in manner; without adornment or luxury, simpl…
beneficent
performing acts of kindness or charity; conferring benefits,…
20 terms
Vocab. 6 [Grade 10]
Anomalous
Aspersion
bizarre
Brusque
(adj.) Abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
(n.) A damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slanderin…
(adj.) Extremely strange, unusual, atypical
(adj.) Abrupt, blunt, with no formalities
Anomalous
(adj.) Abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
Aspersion
(n.) A damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slanderin…
20 terms
Vocab. 9 [Grade 10]
abate
adulation
anathema
astute
v. to make less in amount, degree,etc.; to subside, become le…
n. praise or flattery that is excessive
n. an object of intense dislike; a curse or strong denunciation
adj. shrewd, crafty, showing practical wisdom
abate
v. to make less in amount, degree,etc.; to subside, become le…
adulation
n. praise or flattery that is excessive
20 terms
Vocab. 5 [Grade 10]
amnesty
autonomy
axiomatic
blazon
(n.) a general pardon for an offense against a government; in…
(n.) self-government, political control... SYNONYM: home rule... A…
(adj.) self-evident, expressing a universally accepted princi…
(v.) to adorn or embellish; to display conspicuously; to publ…
amnesty
(n.) a general pardon for an offense against a government; in…
autonomy
(n.) self-government, political control... SYNONYM: home rule... A…
19 terms
Poetic device Grade 10
alliteration
assonance
consonance
onomatopoeia
Repetition of consonant sounds.
Repetition of vowel sounds.
Repetition of consonant sounds.
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
alliteration
Repetition of consonant sounds.
assonance
Repetition of vowel sounds.
277 terms
English Vocabulary- FULL (Coyle grade 10)
Adulterate
Ambidextrous
Augment
Bereft
To corrupt, worsen
(1) Able to use both hands (2) Skillful
To increase in size
Deprived of because of loss
Adulterate
To corrupt, worsen
Ambidextrous
(1) Able to use both hands (2) Skillful
20 terms
English 2 vocabulary LIST#9 GRADE 10
ABSCOND
AVENGE
CLAMOR
CONNOISSEUR
TO LEAVE QUICKLY TO AVOID BEING CAUGHT
TO SEEK REVENGE TO REPAY FOR A WRONG
TO MAKE LOUD NOISE, NOISY DEMANDS OR PROTEST
A PERSON WITH KNOWLEDGE OF FINE THINGS
ABSCOND
TO LEAVE QUICKLY TO AVOID BEING CAUGHT
AVENGE
TO SEEK REVENGE TO REPAY FOR A WRONG
30 terms
Text 2 Vocabulary - Grade 10 English
literary
conundrum
internal
idealism
pertaining to or of the nature of books and writing
a riddle the answer to which involves a pun or play on words…
situated in the interior of something - inside
the cherishing or pursuit of high or noble principles, purpos…
literary
pertaining to or of the nature of books and writing
conundrum
a riddle the answer to which involves a pun or play on words…
10 terms
Vocabulary # 13 Grade 10 English BFA
acute
ample
asylum
bolster
adj. extremely serious or painful; keenly perceptive and inte…
adj. more than enough, plenty
noun -an institution for care of persons requiring specialize…
verb strengthen, sustain, reinforce, cushion
acute
adj. extremely serious or painful; keenly perceptive and inte…
ample
adj. more than enough, plenty
10 terms
Vocabulary Grade 10 English Week 3
Antagonize
Bolster
Correlate
Embellish
(v.) to annoy or provoke to anger
(v.) to support, give a boost to; (n.) a long pillow or cushi…
(v.) to correspond; to be mutually related
1. (v.) to decorate, adorn 2. (v.)to add details to, enhance
Antagonize
(v.) to annoy or provoke to anger
Bolster
(v.) to support, give a boost to; (n.) a long pillow or cushi…
10 terms
Vocabulary Grade 10 English Week 7
Anagram
Connotation
Derogatory
Expletive
(n.) a word or phrase formed from another word or phrase by c…
(n.) an idea or feeling suggested by a word or phrase in addi…
(adj.) meant to make someone or something seem lower or of le…
1. (n.) an oath or exclamation. 2. (n.) a word that has no pa…
Anagram
(n.) a word or phrase formed from another word or phrase by c…
Connotation
(n.) an idea or feeling suggested by a word or phrase in addi…
10 terms
Vocabulary Grade 10 English Week 6
Acquiesce
Cite
Defile
Erroneous
(v.) to accept without protest; to agree or submit
1. (v.) to quote; to mention; 2. (v.) to summon to appear in…
1. (v., trans.) to make unclean or dirty, destroy the purity…
(adj.) incorrect, containing mistakes
Acquiesce
(v.) to accept without protest; to agree or submit
Cite
1. (v.) to quote; to mention; 2. (v.) to summon to appear in…
10 terms
Vocabulary Grade 10 English Week 8
Attrition
Climactic
Diverge
Fiord
(n.) a wearing down or weakening little by little
(adj.) of or forming a climax or high point
1. (v.) to branch off and more farther away from each other.…
(n.) a long, narrow inlet of the sea, with steep cliffs risin…
Attrition
(n.) a wearing down or weakening little by little
Climactic
(adj.) of or forming a climax or high point
10 terms
Vocabulary Grade 10 English Week 4
Assay
Catharsis
Debacle
Enthrall (or Enthral)
(n.) an analysis, examination, test. (v.) to put to a test
(n.) The process of releasing, and thereby providing relief f…
(n.) a disastrous failure, disruption
(v) To captivate, charm, hold spellbound; To enslave; To impr…
Assay
(n.) an analysis, examination, test. (v.) to put to a test
Catharsis
(n.) The process of releasing, and thereby providing relief f…
10 terms
Vocabulary Grade 10 English Week 1
Abash
Baleful
Chagrin
Deluge
(v.) to embarrass; to cause to be embarrassed
(adj). harmful or threatening harm or evil
(n.) irritation or humiliation caused by disappointment or fr…
(n.) a great flood; a heavy fall of rain; anything that comes…
Abash
(v.) to embarrass; to cause to be embarrassed
Baleful
(adj). harmful or threatening harm or evil
10 terms
Vocabulary Grade 10 English Week 5
Abate
Bilateral
Deference
Encroach
(v.) to make less in amount, degree, etc.; to subside, become…
(adj.) Two-sided.
(n.) courteous yielding to the wishes and ideas of another pe…
(v.) to advance beyond the usual or proper limits, trespass
Abate
(v.) to make less in amount, degree, etc.; to subside, become…
Bilateral
(adj.) Two-sided.
10 terms
Vocabulary Grade 10 English Week 2
Adamant
Beneficent
Coherent
Dissipate
(adj.) firm in purpose or opinion, unyielding, obdurate, impl…
(adj.) performing acts of kindness or charity; conferring ben…
(adj.) holding or sticking together; making a logical whole;…
1. (v.) to disappear, cause to disappear 2. (v.) to waste
Adamant
(adj.) firm in purpose or opinion, unyielding, obdurate, impl…
Beneficent
(adj.) performing acts of kindness or charity; conferring ben…
8 terms
Weekly Vocab Grade 10 English 19.10.2016
genre
suspect
motive
red herring
A category or type of literature
Person thought to be capable of committing a crime.
A reason for doing something
When a writer raises an irrelevant issue to draw attention aw…
genre
A category or type of literature
suspect
Person thought to be capable of committing a crime.
10 terms
7th grade 10-14-16
bewilder
alliance
buffoon
fruitless
(v.) to puzzle completely or confuse
(n.) a joining together for some common purpose
(n.) a clown; a course, stupid person
(adj.) not producing the desired results, unsuccesesful
bewilder
(v.) to puzzle completely or confuse
alliance
(n.) a joining together for some common purpose
21 terms
Culinary Arts Grade 10: Sandwich-Making Basics
Closed Sandwiches
Open-face Sandwiches
Triple-Decker Sandwiches
Finger Sandwiches
Two slices of bread with the filling placed in between them.
Spread and fillings of an open-face sandwich are added to the…
These sandwiches include three slices of bread that are stack…
These small, fancy closed sandwiches often have their crusts…
Closed Sandwiches
Two slices of bread with the filling placed in between them.
Open-face Sandwiches
Spread and fillings of an open-face sandwich are added to the…
20 terms
English vocab grade 10
Anthology
Billingsgate
Dilettante
Euphimism
Collection of selective writing
Corsely or vogurly abusive language
Person who takes up an art or a subject merely for entertainm…
Substitution of a mild expression for one that is more offens…
Anthology
Collection of selective writing
Billingsgate
Corsely or vogurly abusive language
33 terms
Revising and Editing - Grade 10 English - First Semester
Thesis
Run-on sentence
fragment
comma rules
A thesis is used to define and direct an essay and is worth 1…
two or more sentences joined without adequate punctuation or…
A word, phrase, or clause that does not form a full sentence
use a comma when: list, interrupter, appositive, compound sen…
Thesis
A thesis is used to define and direct an essay and is worth 1…
Run-on sentence
two or more sentences joined without adequate punctuation or…
10 terms
7th grade 10-7-16
controversial
dishearten
inflict
malignant
(adj.) arousing argument, dispute or disagreement
(v.) to discourage
(v.) to give or cause something unpleasant, impose
(adj.) deadly, extremely harmful, evil; spiteful
controversial
(adj.) arousing argument, dispute or disagreement
dishearten
(v.) to discourage
10 terms
8th grade 10-14-16
annul
blasé
muster
nonentity
(v.) to reduce to nothing; to make ineffective or inoperative…
(adj.) indifferent, bored as a result of having enjoyed many…
(v.) to bring together for service or battle; to gather or su…
(n.) a person or thing of no importance
annul
(v.) to reduce to nothing; to make ineffective or inoperative…
blasé
(adj.) indifferent, bored as a result of having enjoyed many…
100 terms
English words Grade 10
Paraphrase
Ostensible
Digress
Uncanny
To restate
Apparent, appearing or seeming to be true
Go off in another direction, stray from point
Strange, weird
Paraphrase
To restate
Ostensible
Apparent, appearing or seeming to be true
11 terms
English Terms Grade 10
Allegory
Analogy
Consonance
Diction
A story in which people,things,and action represent an idea o…
Compares two things, which are alike in several respects, for…
From the Latin word for "to sound together" the representativ…
A word choice based on correctness, clearness, or effectivene…
Allegory
A story in which people,things,and action represent an idea o…
Analogy
Compares two things, which are alike in several respects, for…
33 terms
Revising and Editing - Grade 10 English - First Semester
Thesis
Run-on sentence
fragment
comma rules
A thesis is used to define and direct an essay and is worth 1…
two or more sentences joined without adequate punctuation or…
A word, phrase, or clause that does not form a full sentence
use a comma when: list, interrupter, appositive, compound sen…
Thesis
A thesis is used to define and direct an essay and is worth 1…
Run-on sentence
two or more sentences joined without adequate punctuation or…
MYP English, Grade 10 (JG)- Vocabulary from Night
surname
encumber
insignificant
profound
n. The name which a person bears in common with the other mem…
v. To cause suffering or inconvenience to something or someon…
adj. Of no importance or moment; meaningless; immaterial; tri…
adj. Characterized by intellectual depth; having great insigh…
surname
n. The name which a person bears in common with the other mem…
encumber
v. To cause suffering or inconvenience to something or someon…
53 terms
Grade 10 English Lit
Alliteration
Allusion
Antagonist
Aside
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
a person who actively opposes or is hostile to someone or som…
to one side; out of the way.
Alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Allusion
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
120 terms
English vocabulary grade 10
Misanthrope
Hackreyed
Opulence
Scrutinize
N. One who hates or mistrusts humankind
Adj. overused, common place, clichéd
N. wealth; affluence
V. To examine or observe with great care; inspect critically
Misanthrope
N. One who hates or mistrusts humankind
Hackreyed
Adj. overused, common place, clichéd
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