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10 terms
English 3
cite
compare
contrast
figurative language
to quote (a passage, book, or author) as evidence for or just…
to examine characteristics or qualities in order to discover…
to examine characteristics or qualities in order to discover…
language that uses words or expressions with a meaning that i…
cite
to quote (a passage, book, or author) as evidence for or just…
compare
to examine characteristics or qualities in order to discover…
20 terms
Unit 3, English 3
Abominate
Acculturation
Adventitious
Ascribe
(v.) To have an intense dislike or hatred for.... Synonyms: Loa…
(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.... Synonyms: Loa…
Acculturation
(n.) The modification of the social patterns, traits, or stru…
30 terms
Unit 3 - English 3
symposium
foreshadow
scrutinize
evasive
a meeting for discussing a particular subject; a collection o…
to indicate or suggest beforehand; to give a warning of
to examine closely or critically
avoiding by cleverness; not straightforward; misleading
symposium
a meeting for discussing a particular subject; a collection o…
foreshadow
to indicate or suggest beforehand; to give a warning of
34 terms
TOURISM ENGLISH 3-3
package tour
tour operator
chain
distribution
(n) a holiday at a fixed price in which the travel company ar…
(n) a company that makes arrangements for travel and places t…
(n) a set of connected or related things
(n) the process of giving things out to several people, or sp…
package tour
(n) a holiday at a fixed price in which the travel company ar…
tour operator
(n) a company that makes arrangements for travel and places t…
20 terms
Unit 1, English 3
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadence
(n.) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
(v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to pu…
(n.) a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
(n.) decline, decay, or deterioration; excessive self-indulge…
approbation
(n.) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
assuage
(v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to pu…
30 terms
Unit 5 - English 3
anagram
assertion
coherent
fulminate
a word or phrase formed from another word or phrase by changi…
the act of declaring something; a claim or declaration stated…
logically connected; consistent; clearly expressed
to talk or argue violently and loudly; to denounce; to explod…
anagram
a word or phrase formed from another word or phrase by changi…
assertion
the act of declaring something; a claim or declaration stated…
30 terms
Unit 7 - English 3
bumptious
cite
consonant
gibe
adj. conceited and arrogant; crudely and unpleasantly forward
v. to quote; to mention by way of example or proof; to commen…
adj. in agreement, accord, harmony; n. any letter of the alph…
v. to make mocking remarks; to jeer; to scoff at; n. a derisi…
bumptious
adj. conceited and arrogant; crudely and unpleasantly forward
cite
v. to quote; to mention by way of example or proof; to commen…
30 terms
Unit 6 - English 3
anecdote
extemporaneous
fidelity
climactic
n. a brief, entertaining account of an interesting incident
adj. done, said, or performed with little or no preparation;…
n. loyalty, faithfulness; accuracy; accuracy of the reproduct…
adj. of the highest point; of the most intense part of a stor…
anecdote
n. a brief, entertaining account of an interesting incident
extemporaneous
adj. done, said, or performed with little or no preparation;…
English 3
simile
figurative language
metaphor
hyperbole
A comparison using "like" or "as"
Language that cannot be taken literally since it was written…
A comparison without using like or as
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
simile
A comparison using "like" or "as"
figurative language
Language that cannot be taken literally since it was written…
English 3 Vocabulary 11
elixir
desiccated
cessation
juxtapose
a supposed remedy for all ailments
dried up
a stopping or discontinuance
to place side by side for comparison
elixir
a supposed remedy for all ailments
desiccated
dried up
English 3 List #3 abiding
abiding
antithesis
sublime
abridging
Continuing on without change
The opposite of or contrast to another
Impressing in the mind a sense of beauty or excellence so as…
To reduce or lessen in duration , scope, authority, erc
abiding
Continuing on without change
antithesis
The opposite of or contrast to another
270 terms
english3
Interrogative Sentence
Infinitive
Inductive
Independent Clause
A question
The word "to" plus a verb, usually functioning as a noun, and…
Form of logical argumentation that requires the use of examples
A clause that can stand alone as a sentence; it must have a n…
Interrogative Sentence
A question
Infinitive
The word "to" plus a verb, usually functioning as a noun, and…
20 terms
English 3 Set 3
eminent
obesity
exorcise
abridge
famous, outstanding, distinguished
excessive fatness
to drive out by magic; to dispose of something troublesome, m…
to make shorter
eminent
famous, outstanding, distinguished
obesity
excessive fatness
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TOURISM ENGLISH 3-9
indeed
redesign
branding
recognition
(adv) really or certainly, often used to emphasize something
(v) to change the design of something
(n) the use of a particular name, symbol, and design for a co…
(n) agreement that something is true or legal
indeed
(adv) really or certainly, often used to emphasize something
redesign
(v) to change the design of something
29 terms
TOURISM ENGLISH 3-5
a variety of
probably
rural
display
(n) many different types of things or people
(adv) likely
(adj) in or like countryside
(v) show
a variety of
(n) many different types of things or people
probably
(adv) likely
51 terms
TOURISM ENGLISH 3-4
lifeguard
peak
avalanche
landslide
(n) a person on a beach or at a swimming pool whose job is to…
(n) the highest, strongest, or best point, value, or level of…
(n) a large amount of ice, snow, and rock falling quickly dow…
(n) a mass of rock and earth moving suddenly and quickly down…
lifeguard
(n) a person on a beach or at a swimming pool whose job is to…
peak
(n) the highest, strongest, or best point, value, or level of…
33 terms
TOURISM ENGLISH 3-2
influence
fact
challenge
arrival
(n) the power to have an effect on people or things
(n) something that is known to have happened or to exist, esp…
(n) (the situation of being faced with) something that needs…
(n) reaching somewhere
influence
(n) the power to have an effect on people or things
fact
(n) something that is known to have happened or to exist, esp…
16 terms
English 3 Roots 7
apo
mis
morph
tempor
away
hatred
shape
time
apo
away
mis
hatred
English 3 Unit 3
Colloquial
Elocution
Loquacious
Elucidate
informal writing or speaking; conversational
the art of public speaking, emphasizing gesture and vocal del…
very talkative
to explain
Colloquial
informal writing or speaking; conversational
Elocution
the art of public speaking, emphasizing gesture and vocal del…
43 terms
TOURISM ENGLISH 3 - 1
clerk
supervise
supervisor
run
(n) a hotel employee who deals with guests when they arrive
(v) to watch a person or activity to make certain that everyt…
(n) a person whose job is to supervise someone or something
(v) to be in control of something
clerk
(n) a hotel employee who deals with guests when they arrive
supervise
(v) to watch a person or activity to make certain that everyt…
English 3, Unit 3
Accolade (n.)
Accommodate (v.)
Bequeath (v.)
Capricious (adj.)
Award of merit
To make an adjustment; to adapt due to circumstances
to leave someone by will, hand down
given to sudden and unaccountable changes of mood or behavior
Accolade (n.)
Award of merit
Accommodate (v.)
To make an adjustment; to adapt due to circumstances
20 terms
English 3, Unit 7
Affirmation
affluent
Bravado
coercion
(n) positive assertion; confirmation; solemn pledge by one wh…
(adj.) rich, wealthy
(n) a swaggering display of courage... (n.) a display of false o…
(n) use of force to get someone's compliance
Affirmation
(n) positive assertion; confirmation; solemn pledge by one wh…
affluent
(adj.) rich, wealthy
20 terms
English 3 Set 1
Admonish
Breach
Brigand
Circumspect
to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; to r…
An opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infraction; to…
a bandit, robber, outlaw, highwayman
careful, cautious
Admonish
to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; to r…
Breach
An opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infraction; to…
25 terms
English 3 - Past verbs
do
make
get
watch
did
made
got
watched
do
did
make
made
10 terms
English 3 Week 3 Vocab
abhor (v)
chide (v)
fortitude (n)
homage (n)
to hate
to scold or to nag
an inner strength for when things get rough
great respect and honor
abhor (v)
to hate
chide (v)
to scold or to nag
10 terms
English 3: Lesson 27
adhere
aggregate
cohere
dissimulate
to stick tightly to a surface; to be loyal or devoted to some…
adj: total;amounting to a whole... noun: total composed of diffe…
to stick together in a mass that resists separation; to be in…
to disguise under a fake appearance; to conceal feelings or i…
adhere
to stick tightly to a surface; to be loyal or devoted to some…
aggregate
adj: total;amounting to a whole... noun: total composed of diffe…
10 terms
English 3: Lesson 21
adulterate
bane
boon
inimical
to make impure by adding improper, inferior, or necessary ing…
a cause of great harm, ruin, or death;... a source of constant a…
a benefit or blessing, especially one that is timely
harmful; injurious; unfriendly; hostile
adulterate
to make impure by adding improper, inferior, or necessary ing…
bane
a cause of great harm, ruin, or death;... a source of constant a…
10 terms
English 3: Lesson 20
accrue
arbiter
audit
cartel
to increase, accumulate, or come about as a result of growth
a person chosen to judge or decide a disputed issue;... a person…
verb: to examine, verify, or correct the financial accounts o…
a group of independent businesses formed to control producton…
accrue
to increase, accumulate, or come about as a result of growth
arbiter
a person chosen to judge or decide a disputed issue;... a person…
10 terms
English 3: Lesson 25
ambivlence
avail
countervailing
evaluate
a presence of conflicting or opposing ideas or feelings;... unce…
verb: to be of use or advantage to ; to help... noun: use, benef…
acting against something so as to cancel it effect; counterac…
to judge or determine the value of
ambivlence
a presence of conflicting or opposing ideas or feelings;... unce…
avail
verb: to be of use or advantage to ; to help... noun: use, benef…
10 terms
English 3: Lesson 23
complicity
deploy
explicate
explicit
involvement as an accomplice in a crime or wrong doing
to position troops or people strategically or systematically;…
to explain; to make clear the meaning of something
a fully and clearly expressed; leaving nothing implied;... readi…
complicity
involvement as an accomplice in a crime or wrong doing
deploy
to position troops or people strategically or systematically;…
10 terms
English 3: Lesson 18
affront
altercaton
bellicose
breach
verb: to insult intentionally and openly... noun: an open or int…
a noisy or an intense quarrel
warlike in manner or temperature; eager to fight; aggressive
noun: a break in friendly relations; an estrangement... noun: a…
affront
verb: to insult intentionally and openly... noun: an open or int…
altercaton
a noisy or an intense quarrel
11 terms
English 3: Lesson 24
adjudicate
affidavit
confidant
conjure
to hear and settle a case through a judicial procedure;... to se…
a written statement made under oath before an official
a person trusted with secrets or private matters
to produce or summon, as if by magic;... to call to mind an imag…
adjudicate
to hear and settle a case through a judicial procedure;... to se…
affidavit
a written statement made under oath before an official
10 terms
English 3: Lesson 17
culminate
eclipse
epitome
impeccable
to reach the highest point or degree;... to come to completion;…
to exceed or go beyond; to diminish;... to obscure or darken
an example; a perfect representative of a type
having no flaws; perfect; incapable of wrongdoing
culminate
to reach the highest point or degree;... to come to completion;…
eclipse
to exceed or go beyond; to diminish;... to obscure or darken
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English 3: Lesson 22
auspices
auspicious
circumspect
despicable
sponsorship, support, or protection
favorable; promising success;... marked by success; prosperous
cautious; prudent; mindful of circumstances and potential con…
deserving of scorn, contempt, or a low opinion
auspices
sponsorship, support, or protection
auspicious
favorable; promising success;... marked by success; prosperous
English 3: Lesson 26
abrogate
conquistador
inquisitive
interrogate
to abolish, do away with, repeal, or cancel, especially by au…
a conqueror, especially one of the Spanish soldiers who defea…
eager for knowledge; inclined to investigate;... excessively cur…
to question formally and officially
abrogate
to abolish, do away with, repeal, or cancel, especially by au…
conquistador
a conqueror, especially one of the Spanish soldiers who defea…
20 terms
English 3 Vocabulary 3
Lethargic
Prevalent
Paramount
Remiss
Lazy, drowsy, or sluggish... (adj.) unnaturally sleepy; dull, sl…
general, common, prevailing... Commonly occurring; widely accept…
greatest in importance, rank, character... chief; supreme
Neglectful in performance of one's duty, careless
Lethargic
Lazy, drowsy, or sluggish... (adj.) unnaturally sleepy; dull, sl…
Prevalent
general, common, prevailing... Commonly occurring; widely accept…
20 terms
English 8 Vocabulary 3
aloof
barbaric
bough
bound for
distant
crude and uncivilized
branch
headed for
aloof
distant
barbaric
crude and uncivilized
English 3
phonetic alphabets
etiquette
scandal
transcript
拼音
礼节
丑闻,留言
成绩单,抄本
phonetic alphabets
拼音
etiquette
礼节
20 terms
Unit 4, English 3
affable
aggrandize
amorphous
archetype
(adj.) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to... SY…
(v.) to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up…
(adj.) shapeless, without definite form; of no particular typ…
(n.) an original model on which something was patterned or re…
affable
(adj.) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to... SY…
aggrandize
(v.) to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up…
English 3
aside
dichtomy
vice
virtue
A device in which a character in a drama makes a short speech…
division into two usually contradictory parts or opions
bad habit
A habitual and firm disposition to do good
aside
A device in which a character in a drama makes a short speech…
dichtomy
division into two usually contradictory parts or opions
70 terms
English 3
new
old
dirty
clean
new
old
16 terms
English 3 - Literary Terms
imagery
annotating
repetition
parallelism
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
Marks in the margin as you read that summarize material=your…
Repeated use of sounds, words, or ideas for effect and emphasis
Phrases or sentences of a similar construction/meaning placed…
imagery
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
annotating
Marks in the margin as you read that summarize material=your…
Vocabulary #3 (English 3)
octa-
nona-
deca-
octave
eight
nine
ten
a tone on the eighth degree from a given tone; a series or gr…
octa-
eight
nona-
nine
10 terms
English 3
Satchel
Firmament
Loam
Estranged
...
...
...
...
Satchel
...
Firmament
...
English 3
Consternation
Copious
Scruple -
Pestilential
- State of paralyzing fear
a large amount
feeling of guilt that keeps people from doing something
deadly or poisonous
Consternation
- State of paralyzing fear
Copious
a large amount
10 terms
Week 3 - English 11
perception
wary
cavern
pulsing
Impression
careful, cautious
a large cave
throbbing, vibrating
perception
Impression
wary
careful, cautious
English 3: Unit 3 Definitions
abominate
acculturation
adventitious
ascribe
(v.) to have an intense dislike or hatred
(n.) the modification of social patterns, traits, or structur…
(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
acculturation
(n.) the modification of social patterns, traits, or structur…
15 terms
English 3 Lesson 10
idolatry
adulterate
emanate
garish
excessive or blind adoration; worship of an object
to make impure; to contaminate
to come forth; to send forth
tastelessly gaudy
idolatry
excessive or blind adoration; worship of an object
adulterate
to make impure; to contaminate
English 3 Unit 1
Benediction
Benefaction
Benefactor
Beneficient
a blessing
a charitable gift or deed
one who gives financial or other aid
someone who is charitable
Benediction
a blessing
Benefaction
a charitable gift or deed
31 terms
Unit 8 - English 3
comely
miscreant
flaunt
erroneous
adj. having a pleasant appearance; attractive; suitable
n. a villain;an evildoer; adj. criminal; evil
v. to show off; to display oneself proudly or conspicuously
adj. false; mistaken; incorrect
comely
adj. having a pleasant appearance; attractive; suitable
miscreant
n. a villain;an evildoer; adj. criminal; evil
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