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English 1 Pre AP
Expressive writing
Theme
moral courage
ethics
When you write to express yourself and when the writing is no…
The overall meaning or message of the story but is not stated…
When you do something for someone or something even though th…
your beliefs that control you actions
Expressive writing
When you write to express yourself and when the writing is no…
Theme
The overall meaning or message of the story but is not stated…
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Pre-AP English- Lesson 1
Altruistic
Ambivalent
Angular
Arrogant
Unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others, generous
Having contrary feelings or attitudes, uncertain as to course…
Lean, sharp cornered; gaunt
Overbearingly assuming; insolently proud
Altruistic
Unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others, generous
Ambivalent
Having contrary feelings or attitudes, uncertain as to course…
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Pre-AP English Lesson 1
Asperity
Bane
Buffoon
Doleful
Sharpness or harshness of manner; Roughnesss of surface; Unev…
A person or thing that destroys or causes harm; causing destr…
A person who often makes attempts to be funny; a clown; a fool
Mournful or full of sorrow; causing grief
Asperity
Sharpness or harshness of manner; Roughnesss of surface; Unev…
Bane
A person or thing that destroys or causes harm; causing destr…
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LESSON 1- English pre-ap
ALTRUSTIC
AMBIVALENT
ANGULAR
ARROGANT
unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others, generous ... E…
Having contrary feelings or attitudes, uncertain as to course…
Lean, sharp cornered; gaunt ... EX-The patient lost so much wei…
overbearingly assuming; insolently proud... EX- Amy was arrogan…
ALTRUSTIC
unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others, generous ... E…
AMBIVALENT
Having contrary feelings or attitudes, uncertain as to course…
Pre-AP English 1
Allusion
Couplet
Quatrain
Quatrain Rhyming: (letters)
A reference to a person, place or thing indirectly
Two line poem that has rhythm and the same metre
A four line poem usually with alternating rhymes
ABAC
Allusion
A reference to a person, place or thing indirectly
Couplet
Two line poem that has rhythm and the same metre
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Pre-AP English vocab lessons 1-5
Abjure
Anomaly
Equanimity
Estrange
To renounce
Deviation from the norm; odd or peculiar occurrence
Stability, calmness
To alienate
Abjure
To renounce
Anomaly
Deviation from the norm; odd or peculiar occurrence
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English 1 Pre-AP Lesson 1
apathy
ambiguous
fervent
vagrant
lack of emotion or intrest
having more than one meaning; vague
passionate
a wandering homeless person; a tramp
apathy
lack of emotion or intrest
ambiguous
having more than one meaning; vague
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English 1 Pre-Ap Vocab Lesson Two
prose
renaissance
surcharge
enshroud
n. writing or a speech
n. rebirth
n. a charge added to normal price
v. to cover up
prose
n. writing or a speech
renaissance
n. rebirth
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Lessons 1 and 2 - Pre AP English - Vocab
Humane
Humanism
Humanities
Anthropology
Having the worthy qualities of human beings, such as kindness…
A study in which interests and values of human beings of prim…
Brand of knowledge concerned with human beings and their cult…
The scientific study of the origins, cultural development, an…
Humane
Having the worthy qualities of human beings, such as kindness…
Humanism
A study in which interests and values of human beings of prim…
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Pre-AP English 1 Lesson 4 Vocabulary
acme
apocryphal
catharsis
desiccate
the highest point (zenith, pinnacle)
of doubtful origin; fictitious (spurious, false, erroneous)
an extremely emotional experience
to dry up completely
acme
the highest point (zenith, pinnacle)
apocryphal
of doubtful origin; fictitious (spurious, false, erroneous)
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Pre-AP English 1 Flashcards
Narrative poem
Stanza
Quatrain
Repetition
A poem that tells a story.
A group of lines forming a section within a poem; similar to…
A four-line stanza in a poem.
Repeated use of sounds, words, or ideas for effect and emphas…
Narrative poem
A poem that tells a story.
Stanza
A group of lines forming a section within a poem; similar to…
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Pre-Ap English Lesson 1 Vocab Flashcards
Altruistic
Ambivalent
Angular
Arrogant
unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others; generous.
having contrary feelings or attitudes, uncertain as to course…
lean; sharp cornered; gaunt
overbearingly assuming; insolently proud
Altruistic
unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others; generous.
Ambivalent
having contrary feelings or attitudes, uncertain as to course…
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English 1 Pre-Ap Vocab Lesson One
gall
parry
cogitate
transpire
n. Shameless; nerve
v. to deflect a blow
v. to think deeply
v. to happen
gall
n. Shameless; nerve
parry
v. to deflect a blow
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Lesson 1 Vocabulary pre AP English
Base
Coercion
Deceit
Furrow
Not having moral principals ir rules
Practice of persuading someone using force or threats
Action or practice of deceiving someone by conceling the trut…
Long narrow trentch made by a plow
Base
Not having moral principals ir rules
Coercion
Practice of persuading someone using force or threats
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English 1 Pre-Ap: Lesson 1
altruistic
ambivelent
angular
arrogant
unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others, generous
having contrary feelings or attitude, uncertain as to course…
lean; sharp cornered; gaunt
overbearingly assuming; insolently proud
altruistic
unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others, generous
ambivelent
having contrary feelings or attitude, uncertain as to course…
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Lesson 1 Vocab - English 1 PreAP
licentious
numismatist
paucity
fatalistic
morally unrestrained
a coin collector
a scarcity; lack of
believing that all events in life are inevitable and determin…
licentious
morally unrestrained
numismatist
a coin collector
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Pre-AP English 1 Vocabulary Lesson 1
humane
humanism
humanities
anthropology
having the worthy qualities of human beings, such as kindness…
a philosophy in which interests and values of human beings ar…
branches of knowledge concerned with human beings and their c…
the scientific study of the origins, cultural development, an…
humane
having the worthy qualities of human beings, such as kindness…
humanism
a philosophy in which interests and values of human beings ar…
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Vocab Pre-AP English 2, Lesson 1
Askew
Composure
Countenance
Decrepit
ADJ, crooked, out of line
N, calmness and dignity maintained by self- control
N, Appearance, especially facial expression
ADJ. - weakened by old age, illness or overwork
Askew
ADJ, crooked, out of line
Composure
N, calmness and dignity maintained by self- control
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Lesson 1 Vocab: Pre-AP English 2
Askew
Composure
Countenance
Decrepit
Crooked; out of line
Calmness and dignity maintained by self control
Appearance, especially facial expression
Weakened by old age, illness or overwork
Askew
Crooked; out of line
Composure
Calmness and dignity maintained by self control
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Vocabulary Lesson 1 - (PHS PreAP English)
Licentious
Numismatist
Paucity
Fatalistic
Morally unrestrained
A coin collector
A scarcity; a lack
Believing that all events in life are inevitable and determin…
Licentious
Morally unrestrained
Numismatist
A coin collector
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Pre-Ap English Vocab Lesson 1
accredit
credence
creditable
credulous
to authorize; to certify; to believe
belief; acceptance as true
deserving praise
believing to easy; gullible
accredit
to authorize; to certify; to believe
credence
belief; acceptance as true
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Lesson 1 Vocabulary Pre AP English 10
AD
CON
EX
INTER
to, towards
with, together
out, from
between, among
AD
to, towards
CON
with, together
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English 2 Pre-AP Lesson 1
Adroit
Arrogant
Cavalier
Condescending
Skillful and clever;resourceful
Feeling or showing an overbearing pride or self importance;co…
Showing a haughty or disdainful disregard, sometimes in a fre…
Showing a snobbish or superior attitude
Adroit
Skillful and clever;resourceful
Arrogant
Feeling or showing an overbearing pride or self importance;co…
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Pre-AP English 2(Lesson 1)
Altruistic
Ambivalent
Angular
Arrogant
Unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others, generous
Having contrary feelings or attitudes, uncertain as to course…
lean; sharp cornered; gaunt
Overbearingly assuming; insolently proud
Altruistic
Unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others, generous
Ambivalent
Having contrary feelings or attitudes, uncertain as to course…
Pre-AP English Vocab Lesson 1
antonym
concept
context
define
A word that means the opposite of another word
A general idea or understanding
The words or ideas surrounding a particular
To state the meaning of
antonym
A word that means the opposite of another word
concept
A general idea or understanding
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Lesson 1 Vocab Pre AP English II
Askew
Composure
Countenance
Decrepit
ADJ.- crooked; out of line
N. - calmness and dignity maintained by self-control
N. - appearance, especially facial expression
ADJ. - weakened by old age, illness or overwork
Askew
ADJ.- crooked; out of line
Composure
N. - calmness and dignity maintained by self-control
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Vocabulary Lessons 1-8 Pre-AP English
Ad
Con
Ex
Inter
To, toward
With, together
Out, from
Between, among
Ad
To, toward
Con
With, together
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Pre ap english 1 lesson 4
Bilk
Blafant
Blight
Cache
To cheat or swindle
Offenseively noisey
Anything that destroys
A hiding place
Bilk
To cheat or swindle
Blafant
Offenseively noisey
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Vocab Pre-AP English 2, Lesson 1
Askew
Composure
Countenance
Decrepit
ADJ, crooked, out of line
N, calmness and dignity maintained by self- control
N, Appearance, especially facial expression
ADJ. - weakened by old age, illness or overwork
Askew
ADJ, crooked, out of line
Composure
N, calmness and dignity maintained by self- control
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Pre-Ap English Vocab. Lesson 1-Trigg
engender
insipid
lament
laud
to cause, to produce, to create
boring and stupid
to mourn or to express sorrow in a demonstrative manner
to praise, to extol
engender
to cause, to produce, to create
insipid
boring and stupid
Lehman English 1 Pre Ap Lesson 7
Abhor
Accolade
Ascetic
Bequeath
To regard with extreme repugnance; to detest utterly; to loat…
Praise, an award... S: none... A: censure
One who leads a life of self denial and contemption; absent o…
To hand down, to give or leave in a will.... S: none... A:to horde,…
Abhor
To regard with extreme repugnance; to detest utterly; to loat…
Accolade
Praise, an award... S: none... A: censure
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Pre-AP English Vocab Lesson 1-6
licentious
numismatist
paucity
fatalistic
immoral/lewd
coin collector
insufficiency
all events are determined by fate
licentious
immoral/lewd
numismatist
coin collector
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Pre-AP English 1 Lesson 2
Arable
Brigand
Carte Blanche
Consomme
fit for cultivation
A ROBBER OR BANDIT
Authority with no bounds
clear soup
Arable
fit for cultivation
Brigand
A ROBBER OR BANDIT
Pre-AP English Vocabulary Lessons 1-3
Appall
Blase
Feint
Integral
to fill with horror or amazement; to shock
uninterested; unexcited
to pretend in order to deceive an opponent or divert attentio…
necessary to form a whole
Appall
to fill with horror or amazement; to shock
Blase
uninterested; unexcited
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pre-ap english 1 vocab lesson 5
apologist
dissuade
dupe
fallacy
a person who offers an argument in defense of something contr…
persuade (someone) not to take a particular course of action.
deceive; trick or a victim of deception.
a mistaken belief, especially one based on unsound argument.
apologist
a person who offers an argument in defense of something contr…
dissuade
persuade (someone) not to take a particular course of action.
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English 10 Pre-AP Lessons 1-10
Divulge
Abet
Dogmatic
Insipid
To tell, to reveal
To assist or encourage, especially in wrong doing
Arrogant and stubborn about one's beliefs
Lacking flavor; dull, not at all stimulating
Divulge
To tell, to reveal
Abet
To assist or encourage, especially in wrong doing
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pre-ap english 1 lesson 4 vocab
elude
fallow
blight
obsequy
to escape or get away from
inactive
anything that destroys, prevents growth, or causes devaluation
a funeral rite or ceremony
elude
to escape or get away from
fallow
inactive
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Pre AP English 1 lesson 6 (Wengert)
daub
daunt
dawdle
debonair
to paint unskillfully
to make afraid
to waste time
carefree and self confidence in matter
daub
to paint unskillfully
daunt
to make afraid
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Lesson 10 PreAP English 1 vocabulary
Fallible
Fallow
Farcical
Fatalistic
Capable of error
Inactive, unproductive
Absurd;ridiculously clumbsy
Believing that all things in life are inevitable
Fallible
Capable of error
Fallow
Inactive, unproductive
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Vocab. Lesson 1 English Armatta Pre-ap
Alrustic
Ambivalent
Angular
Aversion
Unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others
Having contrary feelings or attitudes; uncertain as to course…
Overbearing assuming; insolently prod
Strong disinclination, disliking
Alrustic
Unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others
Ambivalent
Having contrary feelings or attitudes; uncertain as to course…
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Lesson 2 preAP English 1
Alacrity
Array
Deduce
Encumber
Promptness in responding 2.) eagerness
A large group of people or things 2.)an orderly arrangement o…
To draw a conclusion from given facts
To weigh down or burden 2.) to impede the action of
Alacrity
Promptness in responding 2.) eagerness
Array
A large group of people or things 2.)an orderly arrangement o…
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English 1 Pre-AP: Lesson 2
antithesis
ascend
austere
autonomous
a direct opposite, a contrast
to move upward, to rise from a lower station
strict, stern; unadorned, ascetic
independent, self-contained
antithesis
a direct opposite, a contrast
ascend
to move upward, to rise from a lower station
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English 1 Pre AP Lesson 4 vocab
ABHOR
AFFABLE
AMISS
DESPONDENT
(v.) To regard with loathing; hate
(adj.) Easy to speak to; Friendly
(adj.) Improper, not as something should be; (adv.) Out of pr…
(adj.) Without or almost without hope; Disheartened
ABHOR
(v.) To regard with loathing; hate
AFFABLE
(adj.) Easy to speak to; Friendly
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Lesson One Pre-AP English 1
abjure
anomaly
equanimity
estrange
to renounce
deviation from the norm:odd or peculiar
stability, calmness
to alienate
abjure
to renounce
anomaly
deviation from the norm:odd or peculiar
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Lesson 4 Vocab - English 1 PreAP
elude
fallow
blight
obsequy
to escape notice; to get away from
inactive; unproductive
anything that destroys, prevents growth, or causes devaluation
a funeral rite or ceremony
elude
to escape notice; to get away from
fallow
inactive; unproductive
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Pre-ap English 1 lesson 12 vocab
Deluge
Catholic
Eerie
Martial
a flood; an overwhelming rush
universal; wide-ranging
weird; mysterious; strange and frightening
warlike; relating to the military
Deluge
a flood; an overwhelming rush
Catholic
universal; wide-ranging
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Lesson 2 Vocab - English 1 PreAP
amalgamate
demented
hone
beleaguer
to combine
mentally ill; insane
to sharpen
to besiege by encircling; to harass
amalgamate
to combine
demented
mentally ill; insane
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Lesson 9 English 1 Pre-AP
Broach
Convene
Debut
Embark
to bring up a subject for discussion
to assemble formally; to come together officially
to make a first public appearance ; A first public appearance…
to board a plane or ship; To start a major effect; To set out…
Broach
to bring up a subject for discussion
Convene
to assemble formally; to come together officially
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Lesson 1 pre-ap English vocab.
Apocryphal
Arcane
Convene
Expedient
Of dubious authenticity or origin; spurious
Understood by only a few; mysterious
To summon or cause to assemble; to gather or assemble; to mee…
Useful for some purpose; convenient; concerned primarily or e…
Apocryphal
Of dubious authenticity or origin; spurious
Arcane
Understood by only a few; mysterious
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Pre-AP English 2 Lessons 1 and 2
Accredit
Credence
Creditable
Credulous
Tr. V ~To authorize; to certify; to believe
N~ Belief; acceptance as true
Adj ~ Deserving praise
Adj. ~ Believing too easily; gullible
Accredit
Tr. V ~To authorize; to certify; to believe
Credence
N~ Belief; acceptance as true
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