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English Literature U. 4
1625-1660
John Milton
John Milton
John Bunyan
years for the Puritan Age
the greatest poet of the Puritan Age and the second greatest…
produced England's greatest epic
the greatest prose writer of the Puritan Age
1625-1660
years for the Puritan Age
John Milton
the greatest poet of the Puritan Age and the second greatest…
English/Literature 4
echelon
exacerbate
fatous
inrefutable
one of a series of grades in an organization of field of acti…
to make more violent, severe, bitter, or painful
stupic or foolish in a self-satified way.
impossible to dissaprove; beyond arguement
echelon
one of a series of grades in an organization of field of acti…
exacerbate
to make more violent, severe, bitter, or painful
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English Literature Quiz 4
Rhyme
Rhythm
Meter
Soliloquy
correspondence of sounds
regular recurrence of sound
measured rhythm of poem
a speech by one character alone
Rhyme
correspondence of sounds
Rhythm
regular recurrence of sound
Literature in English #4
T. S. Eliot
Ralph Ellison
Elmer Gantry
Ralph Waldo Emerson
-An English author of the 20th century, born and raised in th…
-An American author of the 20th century best-known for the bo…
-A novel by Sinclair Lewis ... -The title character is a success…
-An American lecturer and author of the 19th century... -A leade…
T. S. Eliot
-An English author of the 20th century, born and raised in th…
Ralph Ellison
-An American author of the 20th century best-known for the bo…
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English Literature Unit 4
Utopia
The Book of Martyrs
The Faerie Queen
Doctor Faustus
Sir Thomas More
John Foxe
Edmund Spenser
Christopher Marlowe
Utopia
Sir Thomas More
The Book of Martyrs
John Foxe
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World Literature (English 4)
"Subha" by Rabindranath Tagore... Why is…
What does the passage reveal about gen…
Which archetype does Persephone exempl…
"Women on the Breadlines" by Meridel L…
It means "sweetly speaking," and the girl cannot speak.
Women work in the kitchen to prepare meals but are humble abo…
Ingénue
Women are suffering, and there doesn't seem to be any relief…
"Subha" by Rabindranath Tagore... Why is…
It means "sweetly speaking," and the girl cannot speak.
What does the passage reveal about gen…
Women work in the kitchen to prepare meals but are humble abo…
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AP English Literature #4
Onomatopoeia
Allegory
Ballad
Hyperbole
A word that sounds like its action
A story that is symbolic (ex: Fairy pilgrims progress, allego…
Narrative poem ie written in quatrains, interlocking rhyme sc…
Figure of speech with an exaggerated statement (type of irony)
Onomatopoeia
A word that sounds like its action
Allegory
A story that is symbolic (ex: Fairy pilgrims progress, allego…
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English Literature voca4
conceal
autobiography
corrupt
cultivate
감추다, 숨기다
자서전
부패한, 비도덕적인
구축하다, 기르다
conceal
감추다, 숨기다
autobiography
자서전
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English Literature Terms 4
Alliteration
Assonance
Blank Verse
Couplet
The repetition of the initial consonant. There should be at l…
The repetition of the same vowel sound either at the beginnin…
A poem that does not use rhyme
2 line poem that has an end rhyme
Alliteration
The repetition of the initial consonant. There should be at l…
Assonance
The repetition of the same vowel sound either at the beginnin…
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#4 English American Literature
Torrid
Despondent
Altercation
Fortify
Describes something that is giving off intense heat or is pas…
Describes someone who is feeling sad and hopeless
An argument, dispute
To strengthen
Torrid
Describes something that is giving off intense heat or is pas…
Despondent
Describes someone who is feeling sad and hopeless
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AP English Literature #4
Onomatopoeia
Allegory
Ballad
Hyperbole
A word that sounds like its action
A story that is symbolic (ex: Fairy pilgrims progress, allego…
Narrative poem ie written in quatrains, interlocking rhyme sc…
Figure of speech with an exaggerated statement (type of irony)
Onomatopoeia
A word that sounds like its action
Allegory
A story that is symbolic (ex: Fairy pilgrims progress, allego…
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10.4 English Literature
indebt
romaunt
canterbury
enliven
v. 使负债,使受恩惠... I am greatly indebted to you for your help.
n. 传奇故事
n. 乐谱架
v. 使有生气... the wartime routine was enlivened by a series of conc…
indebt
v. 使负债,使受恩惠... I am greatly indebted to you for your help.
romaunt
n. 传奇故事
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AP English Literature/ 4
Comity
Comestible
Ephemeral
Temporal
Courtesy and considerate behavior towards others
Edible
Lasting for a very short time
Secular; relating to worldly affairs
Comity
Courtesy and considerate behavior towards others
Comestible
Edible
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English Literature, Period 4
What was the name of the fourth Englis…
When was the fourth English period?
What were the main themes of victorian…
1832: The Reform Bill
Victorianism
1832-1901
Victorian authors entertained middle-class readers with a mix…
1832: The Reform Bill and the Act of 1867 guaranteed more gen…
What was the name of the fourth Englis…
Victorianism
When was the fourth English period?
1832-1901
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English Literature - Vocabulary 4
Phantasm
Paltry
Gossamer
Congenial
A figment of the imagination; an illusion or apprition
Of a small or meager portion
A fine, filmy substance; something that is very light, thin,…
Pleasant because of personality, qualities, or interests, sim…
Phantasm
A figment of the imagination; an illusion or apprition
Paltry
Of a small or meager portion
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English Literature test 4
What literary form is used in the foll…
What literary device points out an unu…
What group of poets were Royalists who…
What group of poets were interested in…
couplet
metaphysical conceit
Cavalier Poets
metaphysical poets
What literary form is used in the foll…
couplet
What literary device points out an unu…
metaphysical conceit
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English 4 Elements of Literature
Imagery
Hyperbole
Understatement
Symbolism
Language that conveys images
An obvious over-exaggeration
Saying less than what is really meant
A person, place, thing, or event in a literary work that repr…
Imagery
Language that conveys images
Hyperbole
An obvious over-exaggeration
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English Literature: Unit 4
What is England's greatest allegory?
What is England's greatest epic?
What genre experienced a great decline…
What message does the poet give in To…
Pilgrim's Progress
Paradise Lost
Drama
To get married before they ran out of time and got old.
What is England's greatest allegory?
Pilgrim's Progress
What is England's greatest epic?
Paradise Lost
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English literature unit 4
Affiliated
Ascertain
Attainment
Bequeath
Associated, connected
To find out
An accomplishment; the act of achieving
To give or pass on as an inheritance
Affiliated
Associated, connected
Ascertain
To find out
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Close Reading AP English Literature (AP 4)
Inference
Archetype
Antagonist
Protagonist
opinion with evidence to support
an original pattern or model from which all other things of t…
person who opposes the protagonist
the hero or main character
Inference
opinion with evidence to support
Archetype
an original pattern or model from which all other things of t…
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English Literature Vocabulary pt. 4
Avarice
Usurpers
Extort
Ostentation
Greed
Money lenders who charge very high interest
To obtain by threat or violence
Boastful display
Avarice
Greed
Usurpers
Money lenders who charge very high interest
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English Literature Test (unit 4)
Who was the greatest Metaphysical poet?
Who was the greatest prose writer of t…
Who does the poet address in "Peace"?
Define couplet
John Donne
John Bunyan
God
two rhyming lines which express a complete thought
Who was the greatest Metaphysical poet?
John Donne
Who was the greatest prose writer of t…
John Bunyan
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English 11A British Literature Terms 4
Argument
Counterargument
Drama
Essay
an ... is a speech or writing that expresses a position on an…
a ... anticipates opposing viewpoints and refutes them
a type of literature that was intended to be acted out in fro…
an ... is a brief work of nonfiction that offers an opinion o…
Argument
an ... is a speech or writing that expresses a position on an…
Counterargument
a ... anticipates opposing viewpoints and refutes them
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Ap English Literature Week 4
Epitaph
Euphemism
Euphony
Explicit
Lines that commemorate the dead at their burial place
A word or phrase that takes the place of a harsh, unpleasant,…
When sounds blend together harmoniously
To say or write something directly and clearly
Epitaph
Lines that commemorate the dead at their burial place
Euphemism
A word or phrase that takes the place of a harsh, unpleasant,…
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AP English Literature Terms #4
Apostrophe
Couplet
Dramatic monologue
Epistolary
Speaker breaks off from addressing one party and addresses a…
A couplet is a pair of lines of metre in poetry. Couplets usu…
Is a type of poetry written in the form of a speech of an ind…
Relating to or denoting the writing of letters or literary wo…
Apostrophe
Speaker breaks off from addressing one party and addresses a…
Couplet
A couplet is a pair of lines of metre in poetry. Couplets usu…
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English Literature
abstract
adage
allegory
alliteration
An abbreviated synopsis of a longer work of scholarship or re…
A saying or proverb containing a truth based on experience an…
A story in which the narrative or characters carry an underly…
The repetition of one or more initial consonants in a group o…
abstract
An abbreviated synopsis of a longer work of scholarship or re…
adage
A saying or proverb containing a truth based on experience an…
20 terms
English Literature CLEP preparation 4
What is the greatest piece of literatu…
Christina Rossetti
Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Wilkie Collins
The Bible: 66 books written over 1,500 years.
Works: ... ~"Goblins Market and other poems"... ~"When I am dead, m…
Works: ... ~"The Portrait" ... ~"The blessed Damozel" ... Painter and…
Works:... ~The Lady in White ... ~The Moonstone ... Influenced Dickens
What is the greatest piece of literatu…
The Bible: 66 books written over 1,500 years.
Christina Rossetti
Works: ... ~"Goblins Market and other poems"... ~"When I am dead, m…
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AP English Literature - Vocab #4
anachronistic
antithesis
arcane
bereft
pertaining to something that is not in its correct historical…
a person or thing that is the direct opposite of someone or s…
understood by few; mysterious or secret
deprived of or lacking something, especially a non-material a…
anachronistic
pertaining to something that is not in its correct historical…
antithesis
a person or thing that is the direct opposite of someone or s…
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English Literature: units 1-4
short story
plot
theme
setting
is an imaginative prose narrative written to give the reader…
who make it happen
what it means
the time, place, and general background
short story
is an imaginative prose narrative written to give the reader…
plot
who make it happen
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AP English Literature Allusions #4
Stealing Someone's Thunder
Witch Hunt
Throw Down the Gauntlet
The Muses
-17th century playwright John Dennis invented sound effect of…
-1692 in Salem, Massachusetts: hysteria about supposed witche…
-in medieval times, if a knight wanted to challenge another k…
-Greek mythology: nine goddesses who presided over the arts-g…
Stealing Someone's Thunder
-17th century playwright John Dennis invented sound effect of…
Witch Hunt
-1692 in Salem, Massachusetts: hysteria about supposed witche…
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English 4 Final: Literature Devices
What is the following picture an examp…
A narrative poem created by a poet in…
The use of humor, irony, exaggeration,…
An imitation of a particular writer, a…
A) Satire... B) Overstatement ... C) Understatement... D) Parody
What is a Literary Ballad?
What is Satire?
What is Parody?
What is the following picture an examp…
A) Satire... B) Overstatement ... C) Understatement... D) Parody
A narrative poem created by a poet in…
What is a Literary Ballad?
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English I - Literature Vocabulary #4
consternation
consummate
contaminate
contemptuous
fear; bewilderment
(1) complete or perfect ~ (2) very skillful
pollute; poison
scornful
consternation
fear; bewilderment
consummate
(1) complete or perfect ~ (2) very skillful
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English Literature
Cliffhanger
Chekhov's Gun
Periphrasis
Aphorism
A Narrative that ends unresolved to draw the audience back to…
Insertion of an apparently irrelevant object early in a narra…
It is a stylistic device that can be defined as the use of ex…
Concise statement that contains a cleverly stated subject tru…
Cliffhanger
A Narrative that ends unresolved to draw the audience back to…
Chekhov's Gun
Insertion of an apparently irrelevant object early in a narra…
22 terms
English Literature Vocab Unit 4
Affable
Aggrandize
Amorphous
Archetype
(adj.) friendly, good natured, or easy to talk to.
(v.) increase the power, status, or or wealth of.
(adj.) without a clearly designed shape or form.
(n.) a recurrent symbol or motifs in literature, art, or myth…
Affable
(adj.) friendly, good natured, or easy to talk to.
Aggrandize
(v.) increase the power, status, or or wealth of.
26 terms
Abeka English Literature Test 4
Greatest of the Metaphysical poets
The greatest prose writer of the Purit…
Poem that addresses God
A literary form in which a complete th…
John Donne
John Bunyan
"Peace"
Couplet
Greatest of the Metaphysical poets
John Donne
The greatest prose writer of the Purit…
John Bunyan
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English Literature Vocabulary List 4
Allusion
Compel
Concur
Dispel
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
force or oblige someone to do something
be of the same opinion; agree
make (a doubt, feeling, or belief) disappear
Allusion
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
Compel
force or oblige someone to do something
20 terms
English literature unit 4 vocabulary
Pens
Tract
Ten
Ject
To hang
To pull; move
To stretch; hold
To throw
Pens
To hang
Tract
To pull; move
10 terms
AP English Literature List 4
akin
corroborate
inexorable
insipid
adj: of similar character
verb: confirm or give support to (a statement, theory, or fin…
adj: impossible to stop or prevent.
adj: without distinctive, interesting, or stimulating qualiti…
akin
adj: of similar character
corroborate
verb: confirm or give support to (a statement, theory, or fin…
26 terms
Abeka English Literature Test 4
Donne
Bunyan
Peace
Couplet
Best-known of the Metaphysical poets
The greatest prose writer of the age
Poem that addresses God
A complete thought is expressed in two rhyming lines
Donne
Best-known of the Metaphysical poets
Bunyan
The greatest prose writer of the age
10 terms
AP English Literature Vocab 4
Akin
Corroborate
Inexorable
Insipid
Related by blood
To make certain; to confirm
Unyielding
Without distinctive, interesting, or simulating qualities
Akin
Related by blood
Corroborate
To make certain; to confirm
113 terms
Abeka English Literature Unit 4
A Procession of Queen Elizabeth I
Robert Peake the Elder
English Reformation, English Renaissan…
Reformation
painting that shows the splendor of the Elizabethan Age
painter of A Procession of Queen Elizabeth I
four terms for the period from the end of the fifteenth centu…
It is significant that the Renaissance came at the same time…
A Procession of Queen Elizabeth I
painting that shows the splendor of the Elizabethan Age
Robert Peake the Elder
painter of A Procession of Queen Elizabeth I
31 terms
AP English Literature Vocabulary 4
prose
repetition
rhetoric
rhetorical modes
fiction and nonfiction, including all of its forms
the duplication, either exact or approximate, of any element…
the principles governing the art of writing effectively, eloq…
the variety, the conventions, and the purposes of the major k…
prose
fiction and nonfiction, including all of its forms
repetition
the duplication, either exact or approximate, of any element…
110 terms
English Literature
academic
voracious
literature
syllabus
学术的of or relating to a college, academy, school, or other edu…
狼吞虎咽的craving or consuming large quantities of food
文学writings in which expression and form, in connection with i…
课程提纲an outline or other brief statement of the main points of…
academic
学术的of or relating to a college, academy, school, or other edu…
voracious
狼吞虎咽的craving or consuming large quantities of food
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AP English literature: vocabulary 4
Illustrious
Swoon
Malefactor
Cistern
Outstanding or famous because of past achievements.
To be overwhelmed with joy; to faint.
A person who does harm or evil; a criminal.
A tank or container for storing water.
Illustrious
Outstanding or famous because of past achievements.
Swoon
To be overwhelmed with joy; to faint.
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AP English Literature #4&5
haggle
captivate
trudge
foolhardy
to bargain over something
to attract attention, affection
to walk ploddingly, heavily and firmly
to act with a blatant disregard for consequences
haggle
to bargain over something
captivate
to attract attention, affection
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English 3-4 Literature Terms
Antagonist
Protagonist
Conflict
Internal Conflict
Opposing force to a protagonist
Major character
The problem
Personal Decision
Antagonist
Opposing force to a protagonist
Protagonist
Major character
AP English Literature Terminology #4
English Sonnet
Enjambment
Epic Simile
Euphony
14 lines, iambic pentameter
The breaking of a syntatic unit over two lines
Detailed comparison
Pleasant sounds in language
English Sonnet
14 lines, iambic pentameter
Enjambment
The breaking of a syntatic unit over two lines
31 terms
English Literature Vocabulary
analyze
articulate
alliteration
analogy
v. to study or determine the nature and relationship of the p…
v. 1. to say something 2. to form or fit something into a sys…
n. the repetition of (usually consonant) sounds in two or mor…
n. resemblance in some particulars of things otherwise unlike
analyze
v. to study or determine the nature and relationship of the p…
articulate
v. 1. to say something 2. to form or fit something into a sys…
50 terms
AP English Literature Vocabulary #4
Conduce
Cynical
Domesticity
Expurgations
help to bring about (a particular situation or outcome)
believing that people are motivated by self-interest; concern…
home or family life
to cleanse of something morally harmful, offensive, or errone…
Conduce
help to bring about (a particular situation or outcome)
Cynical
believing that people are motivated by self-interest; concern…
15 terms
Abeka English Literature Quiz 4
Rhyme
Rhythm
Meter
Blank verse
The correspondance of sounds
The regular recurrence of sounds
Measured rhythm of a poem
Unrhymed iambic pentameter
Rhyme
The correspondance of sounds
Rhythm
The regular recurrence of sounds
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