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30 terms
English Scarlet Letter Vocab
somniferous
amenable
mien
venerable
tending to induce sleep
open and responsive to suggestion; easily persuaded or contro…
a person's look or manner
accorded a great deal of respect, especially because of age,…
somniferous
tending to induce sleep
amenable
open and responsive to suggestion; easily persuaded or contro…
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English Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
Indubitably
Ignominy
Efficacy
Paramour
adjective ... cannot be doubted; patently evident or certain; un…
noun ... disgrace; dishonor; public contempt
noun ... the power to produce the desired effect
noun ... an illicit lover, especially of a married person
Indubitably
adjective ... cannot be doubted; patently evident or certain; un…
Ignominy
noun ... disgrace; dishonor; public contempt
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English The Scarlet letter vocab
abashed
amenable
antipathy
ascetic
cause to feel embarrassed or ashamed
open and responsive to suggestion, easily persuaded or contro…
hatred, feeling of extreme dislike or aversion
characterized by or suggesting the practice of severe self-di…
abashed
cause to feel embarrassed or ashamed
amenable
open and responsive to suggestion, easily persuaded or contro…
english vocab scarlet letter
allot
subsequently
congregate
sepulcher
give or apportion to someone as a share or task
coming after something in time, following
gather into a crowd or mass
small room or monument, cut in rock or built of stone, in whi…
allot
give or apportion to someone as a share or task
subsequently
coming after something in time, following
English Scarlet Letter Vocab
augur
contumely
exhort
ignominious
to foretell
a scornful insult
to urge strongly
shameful
augur
to foretell
contumely
a scornful insult
English Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
Beadle
Contumely
Ignominy
Inauspicious
A minor church official who ushers or helps preserve order du…
Insulting display of contempt in a word or action; a humiliat…
Total loss of dignity; disgrace; shame
Unfavorable; boding ill
Beadle
A minor church official who ushers or helps preserve order du…
Contumely
Insulting display of contempt in a word or action; a humiliat…
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Alphabet - English Letter Names
Type the letter you hear.
Type the letter you hear.
Type the letter you hear.
Type the letter you hear.
A
B
C
D
Type the letter you hear.
A
Type the letter you hear.
B
English Scarlet Letter Vocab
Petrify
Countenance
Solemn
sombre or somber
to make rigid; to make lifeless or inactive; to confound with…
face, visage, especially the face as in an indication of mood…
marked by the invocation of a religious sanction; serious, gl…
conveying gloomy suggestions of ideas; dismal, depressing
Petrify
to make rigid; to make lifeless or inactive; to confound with…
Countenance
face, visage, especially the face as in an indication of mood…
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English Scarlet Letter Vocab
decorous
propriety
melancholy
languid
dignified
appropriatness
gloomy
lacking interest; lazy
decorous
dignified
propriety
appropriatness
30 terms
English - "The Letter" Dictionary
abstain
cardiologist
cogitate
colossal
refrain, desist; give up; do without
physician specializing in the heart and cardio-vascular system
think, consider, reflect, ponder
gigantic, huge, immense, great size
abstain
refrain, desist; give up; do without
cardiologist
physician specializing in the heart and cardio-vascular system
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English- Scarlett Letter
Ignominy
Venerable
brazen
Visage
a state of dishonor
profoundly honored
unrestrained by convention or propriety
the human face
Ignominy
a state of dishonor
Venerable
profoundly honored
English Vocabulary- Scarlet Letter
decorous/decorum
propriety
sagacious/sagacity
alacrity
adj; in keeping w/ good taste and propriety
noun; conformity to establish good/proper standards
adj,noun; wise
noun; brisk, cheerful readiness
decorous/decorum
adj; in keeping w/ good taste and propriety
propriety
noun; conformity to establish good/proper standards
English- The Scarlet Letter Vocab
venerable
*haughty
grave
*obliterate
respect
conceited... After she received $100, she walked in a ____ way.
look like death
to get rid of ... She ____ the donut.
venerable
respect
*haughty
conceited... After she received $100, she walked in a ____ way.
Ap English letter I
Imagery
Inference
Invective
Irony
The sensory details used to describe , arouse emotion or repr…
To draw a reasonable conclusion from the information presented.
An emotionally violent ,verbal attack using strong abusive la…
The contrast between what is literally stated and what is rea…
Imagery
The sensory details used to describe , arouse emotion or repr…
Inference
To draw a reasonable conclusion from the information presented.
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English vocab scarlet letter
Abashed
Congenial
Edifice
Haughty
ashamed or embarrased
agreeable
any large complex
Snobbish; disdainfully proud
Abashed
ashamed or embarrased
Congenial
agreeable
Ap English letter p
Paradox
Parrallelism /parallel construction /p…
Parody
Pedantic
A statement that appears to be self-contradictory or opposed…
This term comes from he Greek roots meaning "beside one anoth…
A work imitates another authors style of working in order to…
Describes the words or phrases used that are too academic ,sc…
Paradox
A statement that appears to be self-contradictory or opposed…
Parrallelism /parallel construction /p…
This term comes from he Greek roots meaning "beside one anoth…
18 terms
English Vocab Scarlet Letter
Physiognomies
Sumptuary
Ignominy
Phantasmagoric
the outward appearance of anything, taken as offering some in…
intended to regulate personal habits on moral or religious gr…
disgrace; dishonor; public contempt
having a fantastic or deceptive appearance, as something in a…
Physiognomies
the outward appearance of anything, taken as offering some in…
Sumptuary
intended to regulate personal habits on moral or religious gr…
19 terms
English phonics (3-letter words)
ant
man
ask
dad
アリ
男の人
質問する
ant
アリ
man
男の人
21 terms
English Scarlet Letter Vocab
Edifice
Inauspicious
Venerable
Ignominious/Ignominy
n. a building, especially a large, imposing one
adj. not conductive to success; unpromising; unfavorable
adj. made important by especially historic or religious assoc…
adj. Deserving or causing public disgrace or shame.
Edifice
n. a building, especially a large, imposing one
Inauspicious
adj. not conductive to success; unpromising; unfavorable
30 terms
English Vocabulary: The Scarlet Letter
edifice
sepulcher
scourge
ignominy
n. a large, usually impressive building
n. a tomb, grave, or burial place
v. causing affliction or calamity
n. disgrace; dishonor; public contempt
edifice
n. a large, usually impressive building
sepulcher
n. a tomb, grave, or burial place
33 terms
English - Scarlet Letter Vocab
Hypocrisy
Vulnerable
Conformity
Aloof
A pretense of having a virtuous character, moral or religious…
Open to moral attack, criticism or temptation.
Action in accord with prevailing social standards, attitudes,…
At a distance especially in feeling or interest; apart.
Hypocrisy
A pretense of having a virtuous character, moral or religious…
Vulnerable
Open to moral attack, criticism or temptation.
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English Vocab (The Scarlet Letter)
edifice
utopia
ponderous
portal
a building, especially one of imposing appearance or size
an imagined place or state of things in which everything is p…
slow and clumsy, being of great weight
an entrance, door or gate
edifice
a building, especially one of imposing appearance or size
utopia
an imagined place or state of things in which everything is p…
Scarlet Letter #10- English
Docile
Allay
Coax
Callow
Easily led
diminish or put at rest (fear, suspicion, or worry)
persuade (someone) gradually or by flattery to do something
(especially of a young person) inexperienced and immature
Docile
Easily led
Allay
diminish or put at rest (fear, suspicion, or worry)
10 terms
english - the scarlet letter people
Arthur Dimmesdale
Black Man
General Meller
Governor Bellingham
is a respected minister in Boston and the father of Pearl. Wh…
A nickname for the devil. The legend speaks of a Black Man wh…
The oldest inhabitant of the Customs House. He has the indepe…
The former governor, who believes Hester should not be allowe…
Arthur Dimmesdale
is a respected minister in Boston and the father of Pearl. Wh…
Black Man
A nickname for the devil. The legend speaks of a Black Man wh…
79 terms
English - Letters
To whom it may concern
Dear Sir or Madam
Dear Mr/Ms
Dear John/Sarah
Sehr geehrte Damen und Herren
Sehr geehrte Damen und Herren
Sehr geehrte/r
Liebe/r
To whom it may concern
Sehr geehrte Damen und Herren
Dear Sir or Madam
Sehr geehrte Damen und Herren
English scarlet letter 1
Scarlet letter vocab quiz 1
Beadle
Contumely
Ignominy
...
Noun; a minor church official who preserves order
Noun; insulting display of contempt in word or action
Noun; total loss of dignity
Scarlet letter vocab quiz 1
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Beadle
Noun; a minor church official who preserves order
English The scarlet letter 1
Ignominy
Iniquity
Penal
Wont
Personal humiliation; dishonor
Wickedness; sinfulness
Subject to punishment
Accustomed or used to
Ignominy
Personal humiliation; dishonor
Iniquity
Wickedness; sinfulness
Scarlet Letter #7-English
Throng
Edifice
Utopia
Allot
A multitude of people crowded or assembled together; crowd
A building, especially one of large size or imposing appearance
An ideal place or state
To divide or distribute in shares
Throng
A multitude of people crowded or assembled together; crowd
Edifice
A building, especially one of large size or imposing appearance
47 terms
English Scarlet Letter Test
Hester Prynne's punishment is made lig…
Hester and roger chillingworth were pa…
Hester stays in Boston after being rel…
Hester ____ Pearl
Moral ... Dead
Arranged
Dimmesdale ... Purged ... No where ... Event marked
Loved
Hester Prynne's punishment is made lig…
Moral ... Dead
Hester and roger chillingworth were pa…
Arranged
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English: the scarlet letter vocabulary
Ponderous. Adj
Edifice. N
Congenial. Adj
Inauspicious. Adj
Very heavy or massive
Large imposing building
Having similar tastes, interests; getting on well together
Not favorable; not promising
Ponderous. Adj
Very heavy or massive
Edifice. N
Large imposing building
5 terms
English Letter writing - formal & informal
If you write formal letter with 'Dear…
If you start a business letter address…
In a formal letter, where should the a…
Which of the following describes what…
Yours faithfully
Yours sincerely
It should go on the left hand side above your greeting but lo…
The letter should end in a clear, concise way by stating the…
If you write formal letter with 'Dear…
Yours faithfully
If you start a business letter address…
Yours sincerely
28 terms
English.11th.The Scarlet Letter
Letter A to puritans
Letter A to Hester
Letter A to Dimmesdale
Letter A to Chillingworth
Mark of punishment
Unjust humiliation 不公正的羞辱
reminder of his own guilt
a Spur to the quest of revenge 报仇
Letter A to puritans
Mark of punishment
Letter A to Hester
Unjust humiliation 不公正的羞辱
English Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
Utopia
rigidity
transgressor
ignominy
ideal society
stiffness
violators of laws
deep, personal humiliation
Utopia
ideal society
rigidity
stiffness
71 terms
English-Scarlet Letter Study Guide
What is the setting of the story
What legend accounts for the existence…
What is the mood of the crowd, and why…
What reasons are given as to why Heste…
Boston Massachusetts (New England)
That their fragrance and fragile beauty might show the prison…
They were arguing the anticipated execution of Hester Prynne
They did not know who her husband was so they could not charg…
What is the setting of the story
Boston Massachusetts (New England)
What legend accounts for the existence…
That their fragrance and fragile beauty might show the prison…
23 terms
English Scarlet Letter Test
Unity
Unity of character, unity of time, uni…
Achieved by Hawthorne considering all…
The scaffold, all four characters are…
Makes the story a short story
Name three types of unity
Unity of character
Unity of location
Unity
Makes the story a short story
Unity of character, unity of time, uni…
Name three types of unity
English Scarlet Letter #2
ascetic
superfluous
imbued
caprice
a person who for religious reasons deny themselves earthy ple…
being more than is sufficient or required; excessive
to inspire or influence thoroughly; pervade
a sudden, unpredictable change, as of one's mind or the weather
ascetic
a person who for religious reasons deny themselves earthy ple…
superfluous
being more than is sufficient or required; excessive
English Scarlet Letter Test
ponderous
pertains
edifice
inauspicious
very heavy
concerns; has to do with
a building, esp, a large and imposing one
not favorable; not promising
ponderous
very heavy
pertains
concerns; has to do with
English Vocal (Scarlet letter)
Importunate
Sagacity
Countenance
Exemplary
adj. Persistant, demanding
N. Wise, Wisdom
N. Face
Adj. the best example of
Importunate
adj. Persistant, demanding
Sagacity
N. Wise, Wisdom
Scarlet Letter English3CP
CHARACTERS
Hester Prynne
Pearl
Arthur Dimmesdale
...
Massachusetts resident who is the lover of Dimmesdale, mother…
the main characters daughter, known to be elf-like
An ordained minister who is well educated but becomes weak; h…
CHARACTERS
...
Hester Prynne
Massachusetts resident who is the lover of Dimmesdale, mother…
Scarlet Letter English3CP
THEMES - examples from the story
Nature of Evil
Treatment of Women
Destructive Nature of Sin
...
Dimmesdale walking through the town after being in the forest…
-Hester wearing "A"... -Women of town thought that deserved a wo…
Chillingworth: revenge... Hester/Dimmesdale: Adultery
THEMES - examples from the story
...
Nature of Evil
Dimmesdale walking through the town after being in the forest…
English quiz for scarlet letter
Sepuchers
Edifice
Utopia
Beetle browed
A small room where a dead person is buried
A structure that has a roof and walls
An imagined state where everything is perfect
Big bushy eyebrows
Sepuchers
A small room where a dead person is buried
Edifice
A structure that has a roof and walls
18 terms
English Final: Scarlet letter
When and where does the Scarlet Letter…
What religious group does the novel re…
What was Hester's punishment for the s…
Why does Hester receive punishment?
1600s Boston Massachusetts
Puritans
Scarlet letter, jail pillory
She committed adultery when she was married and her husband w…
When and where does the Scarlet Letter…
1600s Boston Massachusetts
What religious group does the novel re…
Puritans
29 terms
3-letter Common English Words
the
and
you
was
I like the book.
I like math and science.
Can you help?
The test was difficult.
the
I like the book.
and
I like math and science.
The Scarlet letter English 11
True
True
True
False
True or False?... Before Hester left England, Chillingworth was…
True or False? ... Hester first mounts the scaffold in June
True of False? ... Pearl is not yet a year old when Hester is re…
True or False? ... Roger Chillingworth is Pearl's father
True
True or False?... Before Hester left England, Chillingworth was…
True
True or False? ... Hester first mounts the scaffold in June
20 terms
English Letter Unit Terms
Polysyndeton
Asyndeton
Epistrophe
Signature
the repetition of the same conjunction in words, phrases, or…
Lack of conjunctions between coordinate phrases, clauses, and…
ending a series of phrases, clauses or words with the same ph…
a persons name written in a distinctive or personal way
Polysyndeton
the repetition of the same conjunction in words, phrases, or…
Asyndeton
Lack of conjunctions between coordinate phrases, clauses, and…
5 terms
English Final- The Scarlet Letter
Background
Background on novel
Characters
Symbols
Nathaniel Hawthrone - ... -1804-64 ... -Often found it impossible…
-Published in 1850 ... -Set in 17th century Puritan Mass. - in B…
Hester Prynne- ... -protagonist and the wearer of the scarlet l…
Scarlet Letter- changes because she realizes it more of a sig…
Background
Nathaniel Hawthrone - ... -1804-64 ... -Often found it impossible…
Background on novel
-Published in 1850 ... -Set in 17th century Puritan Mass. - in B…
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English The Scarlet Letter Flashcards
-a woman who wears a scarlet leter ... -h…
-a man with a kind spirit... -eldest cler…
-Hester's husband... -sent Hester to Amer…
-Hester's daughter with Dimmesdale... -ha…
Hester Prynne
Reverend John Wilson
Roger Chillingworth
Pearl
-a woman who wears a scarlet leter ... -h…
Hester Prynne
-a man with a kind spirit... -eldest cler…
Reverend John Wilson
English Scarlet Letter
Hester Prynne
Dimmesdale
Mistress Hibbins
Pearl
main character; committed adultery; name means star and rhyme…
young minister; committed adultery with Hester but kept it a…
the governor's sister, a known witch
child of Hester and Dimmesdale; has an otherworldly quality;…
Hester Prynne
main character; committed adultery; name means star and rhyme…
Dimmesdale
young minister; committed adultery with Hester but kept it a…
28 terms
English scarlet letter
Match the quote to the romantic concep…
T/F ... Hawthorne demonstrates trough out…
T/F... Mistress Hibbons, Reverend Dimmesd…
Match the quote to the romantic concep…
n
true
false
y
Match the quote to the romantic concep…
n
T/F ... Hawthorne demonstrates trough out…
true
60 terms
English test Scarlet Letter
Abate
Entreaties
Impropriety
Amid
Lesson; reduce in amount or degree
Pleas; petitions,request
Something improper, incorrect, not appropriate
Surrounded by, in the middle of
Abate
Lesson; reduce in amount or degree
Entreaties
Pleas; petitions,request
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