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15 terms
English HN lit 2
Alliteration
Aneedote
Didactic
Genre
Repetitiom of intial CONSTANT sounds in neighboring words/clo…
Short narrative account of an amusing, unusual, revealing, or…
Instructive (can be tone word)
A parricular literary form, e.g., tragedy, epic, comedy, nove…
Alliteration
Repetitiom of intial CONSTANT sounds in neighboring words/clo…
Aneedote
Short narrative account of an amusing, unusual, revealing, or…
27 terms
English 2 Hn Vocabulary
Venerable
Vex
Pragmatic
Diffident
Deserving of respect due to age or achievement
To annoy or confuse
Practical
Shy, quiet, modest
Venerable
Deserving of respect due to age or achievement
Vex
To annoy or confuse
24 terms
HN English Vocab 2
Stricken
Irrevocableness
Atrocity
Impertinence
Afflicted or overwhelmed by misfortune, disease or sorrow. (A…
Impossible to retract or revoke. (Noun)
An act of particular cruelty or wickedness, usually physicall…
Inappropriate, a rude, unmannerly intrusion or action. (Noun)
Stricken
Afflicted or overwhelmed by misfortune, disease or sorrow. (A…
Irrevocableness
Impossible to retract or revoke. (Noun)
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HN English Vocab #2
adjourn
alien
comely
compensate
To stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
A citizen of another country ... Foreign, strange
Having a pleasing appearance
To make up for; to repay for services
adjourn
To stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
alien
A citizen of another country ... Foreign, strange
20 terms
English 2 HN Vocab
circumbulate
perfidious
anthropomorphic
equanimity
to walk around
deliberately faithless; treacherous; deceitful
resembling or made to resemble a human form
balanced, calm, unruffled
circumbulate
to walk around
perfidious
deliberately faithless; treacherous; deceitful
12 terms
HN English 2 (2)
epigraph
presumptuous
reproach
absolution
a short quotation that appears in front of a poem, a book, or…
excessively forward; "having a lot of nerve"
expression of disapproval
the act of having one's sins cleansed away
epigraph
a short quotation that appears in front of a poem, a book, or…
presumptuous
excessively forward; "having a lot of nerve"
95 terms
English 2 HN vocabulary
Invincible
Evince
Conducive
Provincial
Adj: unable to be conquered
V: to establish; to reflect the truth of
Adj: supportive; encouraging; helping to bring about
Knowing little about the world; narrow minded
Invincible
Adj: unable to be conquered
Evince
V: to establish; to reflect the truth of
15 terms
English 2 HN
Irony
Foreshadowing
Hyperbole
Alliteration
the expression of one's meaning by using language that normal…
be a warning or indication of (a future event).
exaggerated statements or claims not meant to be taken litera…
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Irony
the expression of one's meaning by using language that normal…
Foreshadowing
be a warning or indication of (a future event).
20 terms
English 2 HN
Ameliorate
Aplomb
Bombastic
Callow
To improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
Poise, assurance, great self-confidence, perpendicularity
Pompous or overblown in language, full of high-sounding words…
Without experience, immature, not fully developed, lacking so…
Ameliorate
To improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
Aplomb
Poise, assurance, great self-confidence, perpendicularity
20 terms
#2 vocabulary English HN
adroit
amicable
averse
belligerent
skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
peaceable, friendly
having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling
given to fighting, warlike; combative, aggressive
adroit
skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
amicable
peaceable, friendly
10 terms
HN English Roots #2
ex-
il
sub
macr-
not, out of
not
under, part of
big
ex-
not, out of
il
not
16 terms
English 2 HN vocab
Deftly
Searing
Ceaseless
Serpentine
Dexterous; nimble; skillful
Burning the surface of
Without end
Having a winding course like a serpent
Deftly
Dexterous; nimble; skillful
Searing
Burning the surface of
15 terms
english hn vocab 2
preclude
impunity
virtuose
accost
Prevent from happening
exemption from punishment
highly skilled artist
to approach and speak to someone boldly
preclude
Prevent from happening
impunity
exemption from punishment
20 terms
HN English 2 (1)
bunker
gemeinda
governess
kombinator
a place where jews hid from Nazis to avoid capture and death
the jewish community group in the ghettos
a nanny who watched over children
a person of questionable ethics, a crook
bunker
a place where jews hid from Nazis to avoid capture and death
gemeinda
the jewish community group in the ghettos
English 10 HN #2
Conciliate (Verb)
Amiable (Adj.)
Imperturbable (Adj.)
Loathe (V.)
To reconcile, to pacify
Friendly, sociable, and congenital
Marked by extreme calm, impassivity, assurance, and steadiness
To detest
Conciliate (Verb)
To reconcile, to pacify
Amiable (Adj.)
Friendly, sociable, and congenital
20 terms
HN English 2 set 2
Lucrative
Inevitable
Acrid
Pungent
producing money or wealth
sure to happen
bitter/unpleasant taste or smell
to have a strong, sharp taste or smell
Lucrative
producing money or wealth
Inevitable
sure to happen
20 terms
English 2 HN Vocab 1
Acquisitive
Arrogate
Banal
Belabor
Excessively interested in acquiring money or material things
Take or claim without justification
Lacking in originality as to be obvious and boring
Argue or elaborate on excessive detail
Acquisitive
Excessively interested in acquiring money or material things
Arrogate
Take or claim without justification
17 terms
Vocab 2 English 11 HN
Explicit Information
Paradox
Overstatement
Understatement
Clear and obvious information, terms of expression, ideas, an…
When 2 opposing ideas exist or occur at the same time.
A statement or structure exaggerated for effect.
A statement or structure which presents a simplified message…
Explicit Information
Clear and obvious information, terms of expression, ideas, an…
Paradox
When 2 opposing ideas exist or occur at the same time.
20 terms
HN English 2 set 3
Nonchalantly
Incessant
Garrulous
Collateral
casual and calm
continuing without pausing
very talkative
something pledged to as security of a repayment of a loan
Nonchalantly
casual and calm
Incessant
continuing without pausing
20 terms
HN. English 2 set 1
Affluent
Unscruplous
Garrulous
Veracity
having a large amount of money and owning many expensive things
not honest or fair
tending to talk alot
the quality of being honest
Affluent
having a large amount of money and owning many expensive things
Unscruplous
not honest or fair
20 terms
English 10 HN Vocab 2
Adrolt
Amicable
Averse
Belligerent
Skillfull, expert in the use of the hands or mind... Ex. Many ro…
Peaceable, friendly... Ex. Sometimes mediation by a neutral indi…
Having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling ... Ex. You ar…
Given to fighting, warlike; combative, aggressive; one at war…
Adrolt
Skillfull, expert in the use of the hands or mind... Ex. Many ro…
Amicable
Peaceable, friendly... Ex. Sometimes mediation by a neutral indi…
25 terms
ENGLISH HN UNIT 2 Vocab
blasphemy
cajole
clemency
debilitate
n. cursing; irreverence; scrilege
v. to coax or gently persuade
n. forgiveness; compassion; leniency
v. to weaken
blasphemy
n. cursing; irreverence; scrilege
cajole
v. to coax or gently persuade
20 terms
English 10 HN Unit 2
Adroit (adj.)
Amicable (adj.)
Averse (adj.)
Belligerent (adj.)
Skillful, expert in the use of hands or mind
Peaceable, friendly
Having a deep-seated distaste, opposed, unwilling
Given to fighting, warlike, combative, aggressive; (n.) one a…
Adroit (adj.)
Skillful, expert in the use of hands or mind
Amicable (adj.)
Peaceable, friendly
10 terms
11 English HN Vocab 2
Auspicious
Banal
Bedlam
Charlatan
Promising success, fortunate, prosperous
Devoid of freshness or originality; hackneyed
A scene or state of wild uproar and confusion
A person who pretends or claims to have more knowledge or ski…
Auspicious
Promising success, fortunate, prosperous
Banal
Devoid of freshness or originality; hackneyed
12 terms
English 9 HN vocab2
Capacious
Recipient
Remnant
Impermanent
Root: cap,capt,cip... Origin:to seize,take,get... Definition:capabl…
Root:cap,capt,cip... Origin: to seize,take,get... Definition: a per…
Root: man... Origin: stay,remain... Definition: something left over
Root:man... Origin:stay,remain... Definition: not lasting forever
Capacious
Root: cap,capt,cip... Origin:to seize,take,get... Definition:capabl…
Recipient
Root:cap,capt,cip... Origin: to seize,take,get... Definition: a per…
10 terms
Voc. 2 HN English 4
rudimentary
instigate
zealot
squelch
Basic; elementary; in the earliest stages of development
To stir up or urge on; to provoke
someone passionately devoted to a cause
To completely silence
rudimentary
Basic; elementary; in the earliest stages of development
instigate
To stir up or urge on; to provoke
14 terms
English HN Vocab List #2
Alliteration
Anecdote
Didactic
Genre
Repetition of initial CONSONANT sounds in neighboring words/c…
Short narrative account of an amusing, unusual, revealing, or…
Instructive (can be tone word)
A particular literary form, e,g., tragedy, epic, comedy, nove…
Alliteration
Repetition of initial CONSONANT sounds in neighboring words/c…
Anecdote
Short narrative account of an amusing, unusual, revealing, or…
20 terms
English 2 hn vocabulary 4
Abominate (v)
Acculturation (n)
Adventitious (adj)
Ascribe (v)
To have an intense dislike or hatred for
The modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
Resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cause or c…
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 structure…
20 terms
English 10 hn 2 vocab
Adroit
Amicable
Averse
Belligerent
Skillful, expert in the use of hands or mind
Peaceable, friendly
Having a deep-seated taste; unopposed, unwilling
Adj. Given to fighting, warlike N. One at war
Adroit
Skillful, expert in the use of hands or mind
Amicable
Peaceable, friendly
49 terms
Rhetorical Terms (HN English 2)
situational irony
dramatic irony
onomatopoeia
parody
when events turn out the opposite of what was expected: when…
when facts and events are unknown to a character in a play or…
natural sounds are imitated in the sounds of words
work that closely imitates the style or content of another wi…
situational irony
when events turn out the opposite of what was expected: when…
dramatic irony
when facts and events are unknown to a character in a play or…
20 terms
English 2 HN - Unit 5
amnesty
autonomy
axiomatic
blazon
a general pardon for an offense against a government; in gene…
self-government, political control... synonyms: home rule... antony…
self-evident, expressing a universally accepted principle... syn…
to adorn or embellish; to display conspicuously; to publish o…
amnesty
a general pardon for an offense against a government; in gene…
autonomy
self-government, political control... synonyms: home rule... antony…
16 terms
English 10 HN Vocabulary 2
Tethered
Consort
Cloying
Dissimulation
Fastened or Tied
Keep Company
Unpleasant because of excess
Disguise
Tethered
Fastened or Tied
Consort
Keep Company
10 terms
English III HN Vocab 2
Anachronistic
Aesthetics
Ephemeral
Nuances
Chronologically misplaced
Concerning or characterized by an appreciation of beauty or g…
Short-lived; transient
A subtle or slight degree of difference as a meaning, feeling…
Anachronistic
Chronologically misplaced
Aesthetics
Concerning or characterized by an appreciation of beauty or g…
20 terms
English 2 HN- List 3
Abominate
Acculturation
Adventitious
Ascribe
To have an intense dislike or hatred for
The modification of social patterns traits or structures of o…
Resulting from chance rather than from inherit cause of chara…
To assign over or refer to
Abominate
To have an intense dislike or hatred for
Acculturation
The modification of social patterns traits or structures of o…
85 terms
HN: English (sem.2) Vocab
analogous
stark
yield
accosted
similarities
complete or extreme
give or supply
approached in a harsh manner
analogous
similarities
stark
complete or extreme
30 terms
English 2 HN Vocabulary: Introductory
Archaic
Argot
Connotation
Denotation
referring to words and language that were once common but are…
informal vocabulary used by a particular class or group, such…
mental connections or associations suggested by a word that g…
the exact meaning of a word
Archaic
referring to words and language that were once common but are…
Argot
informal vocabulary used by a particular class or group, such…
11 terms
English 7 HN Vocab2
immense
inept
ingenious
instantaneous
(adj.) very large or great; beyond ordinary means of measurem…
(adj.) totally without skill or appropriateness
(adj.) showing remarkable originality, inventiveness,or resou…
(adj.) done in an instant, immediate
immense
(adj.) very large or great; beyond ordinary means of measurem…
inept
(adj.) totally without skill or appropriateness
21 terms
English 2 HN Speech #1
Intro Card
Thesis
Tone/ Diction
Quote
Sometimes in life what a person has hoped of does not always…
Before making a decision a person should really think of all…
First, In One Day the author uses his melancholy tone and bla…
For example on page 103 Nicholls quotes ""He's a better perso…
Intro Card
Sometimes in life what a person has hoped of does not always…
Thesis
Before making a decision a person should really think of all…
20 terms
HN English 2 Jake VD`
Affluent
Unscrupulous
Garrulous
Veracity
having a large amount of money and owning many expensive things
not honest or fair : doing things that are wrong, dishonest,…
tending to talk a lot : very talkative
the quality of being truthful or honest
Affluent
having a large amount of money and owning many expensive things
Unscrupulous
not honest or fair : doing things that are wrong, dishonest,…
45 terms
English 2 HN Holliday Semester 2 Exam
deference
subsume (1)
subsume (2)
tenacious
n. humble submission and respect
v. to include or absorb (something) in something else
v. to classify or include in a more comprehensive category
adj. tending to keep a firm hold of something; clinging or ad…
deference
n. humble submission and respect
subsume (1)
v. to include or absorb (something) in something else
10 terms
HN English Vocab: Unit 2
Telluric
Ingenuity
Quagmire
Commiserate
relating to the earth
the quality of being clever
an area of boggy (swamp) ground whose surface gives way
to empathize or feel empathy for
Telluric
relating to the earth
Ingenuity
the quality of being clever
15 terms
HN English Lesson 2 Vocab
congenital
engender
geneaology
genesis
existing at birth but not hereditary
to give rise to; to bring into existence
a record of descent from one's ancestors; the study of family…
a beginning or origin
congenital
existing at birth but not hereditary
engender
to give rise to; to bring into existence
15 terms
HN English Lesson 2 Vocab
congenital
engender
geneaology
genesis
existing at birth but not hereditary
to give rise to; to bring into existence
a record of descent from one's ancestors; the study of family…
a beginning or origin
congenital
existing at birth but not hereditary
engender
to give rise to; to bring into existence
26 terms
Crazy guy HN English 2
Fervent
Perpetual
Diffusing
Phenomena
passionate, glowing
never ending, eternal
to pour out, spread
Fact, event, or circumstance that can be observed, usually co…
Fervent
passionate, glowing
Perpetual
never ending, eternal
15 terms
HN English Lesson 2 Vocab
congenital
engender
geneaology
genesis
existing at birth but not hereditary
to give rise to; to bring into existence
a record of descent from one's ancestors; the study of family…
a beginning or origin
congenital
existing at birth but not hereditary
engender
to give rise to; to bring into existence
172 terms
Semester 2 Hn. English Final
acrid
albeit
apotheosis
asperity
adj. having an irritating strong and unpleasant taste or smel…
conj. although // not withstanding
n. highest point of development of something to divine status
n. harshness of tone or manner // roughness // gruffness
acrid
adj. having an irritating strong and unpleasant taste or smel…
albeit
conj. although // not withstanding
10 terms
Luther Jackson Hn. English Vocab 1-2
execute
privilege
furtive
reproach
to put in effect
a special advantage or benefit not enjoyed by all
secret and sly
to express criticism towards
execute
to put in effect
privilege
a special advantage or benefit not enjoyed by all
18 terms
English HN 10 - Unit 2
adroit
adroit
adroit
adroit
(adj.) skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
Many rodeo performers are ... at twirling a rope while on hor…
s: clever, deft, dexterous, slick
a: clumsy, inept, all thumbs
adroit
(adj.) skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
adroit
Many rodeo performers are ... at twirling a rope while on hor…
20 terms
HN English 11 Unit 2
ameliorate
aplomb
bombastic
callow
(v) to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming... sy…
(n) poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity…
(adj) pompous or overblown in language; full of high-sounding…
(adj) without experience; immature, not fully developed; lack…
ameliorate
(v) to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming... sy…
aplomb
(n) poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity…
10 terms
ENGLISH 2 HN: SCHELLHOUS:: Lesson 2 Vocabulary
anguished
audacious
dominance
efficacy
adjective: suffering sadness
adjective: recklessly bold
noun: power or control over people or things
noun: the ability to function
anguished
adjective: suffering sadness
audacious
adjective: recklessly bold
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