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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…
25 terms
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…
15 terms
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…
20 terms
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
75 terms
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
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…
25 terms
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…
35 terms
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…
15 terms
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)
28 terms
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…
20 terms
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
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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English 2 Pre-Ap: VPP Lesson #1
Divulge
Abet
Dogmatic
Insipid
V. to tell; to reveal (as a secret)... Syn: unveil, disclose... Ant…
V. to assist or encourage, especially in wrongdoing... Syn: prom…
Adj. arrogant and stubborn about one's (often unproven) belie…
Adj. lacking flavor; dull; not at all stimulating... Syn: flat,…
Divulge
V. to tell; to reveal (as a secret)... Syn: unveil, disclose... Ant…
Abet
V. to assist or encourage, especially in wrongdoing... Syn: prom…
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…
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
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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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…
10 terms
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
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…
20 terms
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…
110 terms
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
80 terms
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
13 terms
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
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
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
60 terms
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
15 terms
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
15 terms
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
10 terms
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
30 terms
English 1 Pre-AP
Acuity
Adept
Admonish/Admenition
Ambiquous
Sharpness or keenness
Having or showing knowledge, skill and attitude
To warn, scold or caution
Unclear
Acuity
Sharpness or keenness
Adept
Having or showing knowledge, skill and attitude
10 terms
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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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…
Lessons 1 and 2: Pre-AP English Roots
Humanus
humane
humanism
humanities
"human being"
having worthy qualities of human beings; kindness, compassion
a philosophy in which interests and values of human beings ar…
branches of knowledge concerned with human beings and their c…
Humanus
"human being"
humane
having worthy qualities of human beings; kindness, compassion
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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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
10 terms
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
10 terms
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
15 terms
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
10 terms
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
15 terms
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
Pre-Ap English 1
Concrete Detail
Commentary
Thesis Statement
Topic Sentence
facts that prove or support your topic sentence of your body…
The analysis or interpretation of your example; how your Cd's…
sentence that summarizes the main point or claim of a paper o…
The first sentence in the body paragraph and tells the reader…
Concrete Detail
facts that prove or support your topic sentence of your body…
Commentary
The analysis or interpretation of your example; how your Cd's…
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Lesson 25 Definitions: English 1 PreAP
arcane
artifacts
atone
callow
secret, mysterious
simple objects showing human worksmanship
to make ammends
immature, inexperienced
arcane
secret, mysterious
artifacts
simple objects showing human worksmanship
15 terms
English pre ap 1
Debilitate
Complacency
Disperse
Depravity
Weaken; enfeeble
Self satisfaction; smugness
Scatter
Extreme corruption; wickedness
Debilitate
Weaken; enfeeble
Complacency
Self satisfaction; smugness
10 terms
Pre Ap English 1
Myriad
Pejorative
Juxtapose
Rancor
(Verb,noun) a large amount
(Adj) having a belittling effect, degrading, negative connota…
(Verb,noun) combining two things that wouldn't normally go to…
(Noun) bitterness, ill feeling toward someone
Myriad
(Verb,noun) a large amount
Pejorative
(Adj) having a belittling effect, degrading, negative connota…
pre ap English 1
lennie
George
curley
curley's wife
big, disabled, good intentions
lennie's caretaker/ best friend, clever, quick
short, angry, loves his wife
flirty, unhappily married
lennie
big, disabled, good intentions
George
lennie's caretaker/ best friend, clever, quick
34 terms
PreAp English1
understatement
irony
simile
personification
is a figure of speech in whih the stated meaning is purposely…
is a general term for literary techniques that portray differ…
is a figure of speech in which the words "like" or "as" are u…
is a type of figurative language in which a nonhuman subject…
understatement
is a figure of speech in whih the stated meaning is purposely…
irony
is a general term for literary techniques that portray differ…
19 terms
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
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
Theme English 1 Pre-Ap
Expressive writing
Ethics
Morals
moral courage
Writing that allows you to say whatever you want about a topi…
Beliefs that determine a person behavior
beliefs about what is right and what is wrong
To be brave and strong and stand up for one beliefs even if i…
Expressive writing
Writing that allows you to say whatever you want about a topi…
Ethics
Beliefs that determine a person behavior
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