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50 terms
Gifted English I
furtive
recompense
cowering
doctrine
secret, stealthy
to pay back; to give a reward; (n) a payment for loss, servic…
cringing in fear
a belief, principle, or teaching; a system of such beliefs or…
furtive
secret, stealthy
recompense
to pay back; to give a reward; (n) a payment for loss, servic…
20 terms
Gifted English 7th- Roots
ag, agi, ig, act
cur, curs
dynam
erg
Do, move, go
Run
Power
Work
ag, agi, ig, act
Do, move, go
cur, curs
Run
20 terms
17 October Gifted English I
epic poetry
oral tradition
epic hero
archetypes
long poems using heroes and heroic themes
telling the history using spoken word, handed down over many…
larger than life figure who embodies the ideals of a nation o…
universal human memories; characters, situations, images
epic poetry
long poems using heroes and heroic themes
oral tradition
telling the history using spoken word, handed down over many…
20 terms
24 October Gifted English I
abominably
adversary (adversarial)_
appalled (appalling)
ardor
in an extremely unpleasant or disgusting manner
An enemy, opponent
horrified, shocked
intense and passionate feeling, strong love
abominably
in an extremely unpleasant or disgusting manner
adversary (adversarial)_
An enemy, opponent
20 terms
31 October Gifted English II
persuasion
rhetoric
thesis
support/evidence
speaking or writing that is intended to influence people's ac…
The art of using language effectively and persuasively
Focus statement of an essay, main idea
facts, reasons, examples that prove your thesis
persuasion
speaking or writing that is intended to influence people's ac…
rhetoric
The art of using language effectively and persuasively
20 terms
7 November Gifted English I
adversary (adversarial)
tally
score
embark (embarkation)
An enemy, opponent
to count up; to keep score
to mark or scratch into a tree/board
to go aboard; to make a start
adversary (adversarial)
An enemy, opponent
tally
to count up; to keep score
20 terms
7 November Gifted English II
catastrophe
figurative
obliterate (obliteration)
irrevocable (revoke)
a large-scale disaster, misfortune, or failure
something that is not intended to carry literal meaning, is i…
To destroy completely
Irreversible, beyond recall
catastrophe
a large-scale disaster, misfortune, or failure
figurative
something that is not intended to carry literal meaning, is i…
20 terms
31 October Gifted English I
desolate
douse
pungent
hearthstone (fire)
Deserted and lonely
to wet thoroughly
sharp and irritating to the senses
a flat stone used to form a fireplace
desolate
Deserted and lonely
douse
to wet thoroughly
20 terms
14 November Gifted English II
dejected
emerge (emergent)
fanatical (fanatic)
rejuvenated (juvenile)
depressed
come out; appear
filled with extreme, unquestioned devotion
to make new or young again; to bring new energy to
dejected
depressed
emerge (emergent)
come out; appear
20 terms
28 November Gifted English II
theme
symbol
personal narrative
primary source
A unifying idea, a recurrent element in a literary work.
A thing that stands for something else
personal writing that covers an event in the writer's life
An original source not from another person's explanation
theme
A unifying idea, a recurrent element in a literary work.
symbol
A thing that stands for something else
English I Gifted
Author : Trifles
Theme : Trifles
Author : Oedipus Rex
Theme : Oedipus Rex
SUSAN GLASPELL
GENDER IDENITY
SOPHOCLES
SIGHT VS. BLINDNESS8
Author : Trifles
SUSAN GLASPELL
Theme : Trifles
GENDER IDENITY
33 terms
Poetry - Gifted English 2016
Denotation
Connotation
Imagery
Synesthesia
Dictionary definition.
What the term suggests and how it is used in daily conversati…
The use of sensory description to evoke an emotional response…
Use of language that fuses imagery from one sense to another…
Denotation
Dictionary definition.
Connotation
What the term suggests and how it is used in daily conversati…
10 terms
Gifted English - Keystone Terms
affix
allegory
anaphora
apostrophe
one or more letters attached to the beginning, end, or base o…
extended metaphor with a deeper meaning
repetition of words in the beginning of a serious-toned piece
direct address of an abstraction/someone absent
affix
one or more letters attached to the beginning, end, or base o…
allegory
extended metaphor with a deeper meaning
20 terms
12 September Gifted English II
migrant (migrate, migrating)
dikes
fouled (foul, fouling)
ignition (ignite)
A person who moves from place to place to get work.
earthen or stone banks that are created to hold back water
contaminated; spoiled
the act of setting on fire or catching fire
migrant (migrate, migrating)
A person who moves from place to place to get work.
dikes
earthen or stone banks that are created to hold back water
20 terms
26 October Gifted English II
frank
sullen
stupefied
inclination
honest, candid
bad-tempered and sulky; gloomy
Stunned
penchant, tendancy
frank
honest, candid
sullen
bad-tempered and sulky; gloomy
20 terms
2 November Gifted English II
allusion
Babylon
ignorant
naïve (narrator)
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
An ancient city in Mesopotamia, the capital of Babylonia wher…
Lacking knowledge or awareness in general; uneducated or unso…
narrator who "pretends" to not know what's going on
allusion
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
Babylon
An ancient city in Mesopotamia, the capital of Babylonia wher…
20 terms
19 October Gifted English II
types of narration
anecdote
commandeer
repetition
1st, 3rd, omniscient, limited
A short, amusing or interesting story to illustrate a point
to seize for military or official use
Repeated use of sounds, words, or ideas for effect and emphasis
types of narration
1st, 3rd, omniscient, limited
anecdote
A short, amusing or interesting story to illustrate a point
55 terms
Gifted English Vocab
diminish
disdain
dismal
dispel
Make something disappear over time.
Consider to be unworthy of one's consideration.
Depressing; dreary
Make (a doubt, feeling, or belief) disappear.
diminish
Make something disappear over time.
disdain
Consider to be unworthy of one's consideration.
12 terms
Gifted English Vocabulary words
Denigrate
Ebullient
Nefarious
Dogmatic
Verb criticize unfairly; disparage.
Adj cheerful and full of energy
Adj (typically of an action or activity) wicked or criminal.
Adj inclined to lay down principles as incontrovertibly true.
Denigrate
Verb criticize unfairly; disparage.
Ebullient
Adj cheerful and full of energy
20 terms
12 October Gifted English II
characterization
colloquial
discourse
etiology
Actions, dialogue, and narrative description that reveal a se…
Characteristic of ordinary conversation rather than formal sp…
Communication of thought by words; talk; conversation
CAUSES OR ORIGINS
characterization
Actions, dialogue, and narrative description that reveal a se…
colloquial
Characteristic of ordinary conversation rather than formal sp…
20 terms
16 November Gifted English II
chaotic
emblemized
deregulated
aesthetic
completely unordered, unpredictable, confusing
represented
Reduction of government regulation and control over business…
Concerning the appreciation of beauty
chaotic
completely unordered, unpredictable, confusing
emblemized
represented
20 terms
9 November Gifted English II
disarmament
integral
propaganda
monolithic
Reduction of armed forces and weapons
necessary for completeness
Ideas spread to influence public opinion for or against a cau…
massive, solid, uniform, and unyielding
disarmament
Reduction of armed forces and weapons
integral
necessary for completeness
32 terms
Gifted English Vocab
evanescence
evanescent
evanesce
exemplar
(n.) quality of being transitory
(adj.) quickly passing; fleeting; fading; ephemeral
(v.) to vanish
(n.) model; example
evanescence
(n.) quality of being transitory
evanescent
(adj.) quickly passing; fleeting; fading; ephemeral
11 terms
Gifted English 8- Vocab
surgical
energetic
ergonomic
vigorous
work precisely, clear, and accurate (urg)
work actively or lively (erg)
maximize work and make more comfortable (erg)
done with power, force, or energy (vig)
surgical
work precisely, clear, and accurate (urg)
energetic
work actively or lively (erg)
15 terms
Gifted English II - Brownlee
Part of story that introduces characte…
Part of story with a series of complic…
Part of the story where events that ha…
Part of the story that solves the main…
Exposition
Rising Action
Falling Action
Resolution
Part of story that introduces characte…
Exposition
Part of story with a series of complic…
Rising Action
20 terms
Gifted English Vocab #7
Austere
Ornate
Cerebral
Incommodious
Stern in manner, severly plain
Excessively decorated
Relating to the brain, intellectual
Lacking space, uncomfortable
Austere
Stern in manner, severly plain
Ornate
Excessively decorated
56 terms
Archetypes (Gifted English Vocab)
Analyst
Anti-hero
Architect
Autist
Can explain anything rationally
Hero who does not ask to get involved, but does
Creation is their passion
One who buries their secrets
Analyst
Can explain anything rationally
Anti-hero
Hero who does not ask to get involved, but does
12 terms
Gifted English Vocab 3
Invariable
Epistolary
Droll
Countenance
Never changing
relating to or denoting the writing of letters or literary wo…
curious or unusual in a way that provokes dry amusement
a person's face or facial expression
Invariable
Never changing
Epistolary
relating to or denoting the writing of letters or literary wo…
127 terms
gifted english analogies
gift
crude
river
sharp
swear: oath:: give: _________
________ :refined:: coarse: fine
missouri:: michigan:__________: lake
obtuse: dull:: acute:__________
gift
swear: oath:: give: _________
crude
________ :refined:: coarse: fine
10 terms
English 82 GIFTED
ACCLAIM
ADJACENT
ELICIT
ENGROSS
*great praise or applause; enthusiastic approval.
*close, near (to something)
*to bring out OR... *to draw forth
*to hold interest of OR... *to hold the full attention of; absorb
ACCLAIM
*great praise or applause; enthusiastic approval.
ADJACENT
*close, near (to something)
20 terms
Vocabulary gifted English 1
tenement
apprentice
venture
immigrant
a run-down and often overcrowded apartment house, especially…
a person who works for another in order to learn a trade.
an undertaking involving uncertainty as to the outcome, espec…
a person who migrates to another country, usually for permane…
tenement
a run-down and often overcrowded apartment house, especially…
apprentice
a person who works for another in order to learn a trade.
10 terms
Gifted English Vocab 1
Dogmatic
Grandiloquence
Ameliorate
Conflagration
Expressing opinions like they are fact
Using pretty language that means nothing
Make something bad better
Giant fire
Dogmatic
Expressing opinions like they are fact
Grandiloquence
Using pretty language that means nothing
20 terms
Gifted English Week 1
Delineate
Engender
Nefarious
Copious
To describe in vivid detail
To cause to produce to create
Extremely wicked
Abundant for plentiful
Delineate
To describe in vivid detail
Engender
To cause to produce to create
12 terms
Gifted English Quiz Terms
Iamb
Metaphor
trochee
oxymoron
unstressed syllable followed by a stressed syllable (ex. delay)
figure of speech that compares two unalike objects
stressed syllable followed by an unstressed syllable (ex. hap…
a figure of speech in which apparently contradictory terms ap…
Iamb
unstressed syllable followed by a stressed syllable (ex. delay)
Metaphor
figure of speech that compares two unalike objects
10 terms
Gifted English week 7
Descrying
Injurious
Aberration
Propitiation
catch sight of.: "she descried two figures"
adj.) causing or likely to cause damage or harm.: "high tempe…
(n.) a departure from what is normal, usual, or expected, typ…
(n.) the action of propitiating or appeasing a god, spirit, o…
Descrying
catch sight of.: "she descried two figures"
Injurious
adj.) causing or likely to cause damage or harm.: "high tempe…
40 terms
24 October Gifted English I, 17 October Gifted English I
abominably
adversary (adversarial)_
appalled (appalling)
ardor
in an extremely unpleasant or disgusting manner
An enemy, opponent
horrified, shocked
intense and passionate feeling, strong love
abominably
in an extremely unpleasant or disgusting manner
adversary (adversarial)_
An enemy, opponent
40 terms
24 October Gifted English II, 17 October Gifted English II
reeky (reeks)
dais
pliant (compliant)
gauntlet
foul-smelling, smoky
a raised platform
readily bending; easily influenced
an armored or protective glove; a challenge
reeky (reeks)
foul-smelling, smoky
dais
a raised platform
20 terms
14 November Gifted English I
glade
sovereign
cairn
barrow
An open space in a forest
having absolute authority in a certain realm
a mound of stones piled up as a memorial
Castrated male swine
glade
An open space in a forest
sovereign
having absolute authority in a certain realm
20 terms
5 December Gifted English II
inanimate (animated)
irritable (irritate)
cunning
plausible
lifeless
irascible, petulant,... easily annoyed
guile, wily, cleverness
can be believed; reasonable
inanimate (animated)
lifeless
irritable (irritate)
irascible, petulant,... easily annoyed
20 terms
19 September Gifted English II
clamor(ing)
bewilderment (bewildered)
dispirited
vague
NOISY OUTCRY
condition of being confused
lacking enthusiasm
unclear
clamor(ing)
NOISY OUTCRY
bewilderment (bewildered)
condition of being confused
20 terms
26 September Gifted English I
incessantly (cease)
dinginess (dingy)
disconsolate (console, consolation)
curio
Continuing without interruption
discoloration due to dirtiness
Inconsolable
small, ornate decoration on furniture
incessantly (cease)
Continuing without interruption
dinginess (dingy)
discoloration due to dirtiness
20 terms
26 September Gifted English II
distinct (distinctive)
scrawled (scrawl)
valid (validate)
expertise
clearly different; clearly noticed
written or drawn poorly or carelessly
Accurate, based on truth, fact or logic
specialized knowledge; expert skill
distinct (distinctive)
clearly different; clearly noticed
scrawled (scrawl)
written or drawn poorly or carelessly
20 terms
12 September Gifted English I
transcend
eerie (eerily)
uniformity (uniform, united)
predicament
to rise above or beyond, exceed
weird; mysterious; strange and frightening
sameness; monotony
difficult situation
transcend
to rise above or beyond, exceed
eerie (eerily)
weird; mysterious; strange and frightening
20 terms
5 December Gifted English I
disclaimer
inhospitable
insubordinate
misnomer
denial; renunciation (esp. of responsibility)
not welcoming; hostile
disobedient, rebellious
An unsuitable or misleading name
disclaimer
denial; renunciation (esp. of responsibility)
inhospitable
not welcoming; hostile
13 terms
Freshmen English "The Gift of Magic"
bulldoze
imputation
parsimony
shabby
(강력히) 밀고 나가다
비난
(돈에) 인색한
낡은
bulldoze
(강력히) 밀고 나가다
imputation
비난
20 terms
24 October Gifted English II
reeky (reeks)
dais
pliant (compliant)
gauntlet
foul-smelling, smoky
a raised platform
readily bending; easily influenced
an armored or protective glove; a challenge
reeky (reeks)
foul-smelling, smoky
dais
a raised platform
20 terms
19 September Gifted English I
precipitous (precipice)
acquiesce
marauder (marauding)
pinioned
Very steep
To accept without protest
a raider, plunderer
Confined; held down
precipitous (precipice)
Very steep
acquiesce
To accept without protest
20 terms
18 April Gifted English I
venture
niggardly
tenure
jigging
(n.) a risky or daring undertaking
miserly; stingy
holding or possession of an office or property;
dancing
venture
(n.) a risky or daring undertaking
niggardly
miserly; stingy
20 terms
22 February Gifted English II
tremulous
oblivious
sublime
rubbers
quivering, trembling
totally unaware
lofty or grand
galoshes, waterproof boots that go over shoes
tremulous
quivering, trembling
oblivious
totally unaware
20 terms
22 February Gifted English I
buffeted
veneer
reconnoiter
rejuvenated
Jostled; knocked about
a thin outer layer; a surface appearance or decoration
to scout, to survey; to check out in advance
to make new or young again; to bring new energy to
buffeted
Jostled; knocked about
veneer
a thin outer layer; a surface appearance or decoration
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