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22 terms
English 10 Mid-Year 2015
antagonist
anthropomorphism
characterization
static character
A character or force in conflict with the main character
Giving an animal the traits of a human (like Garfield or Ted)
A method an author uses to let readers know more about the ch…
A character that does not grow or change throughout the story…
antagonist
A character or force in conflict with the main character
anthropomorphism
Giving an animal the traits of a human (like Garfield or Ted)
24 terms
Mid- Term English
Alliteration
Protagonist
Antagonist
Hyperbole
same letter or sound at the begging of a adjacent
lead character or one of the major character
someone who is against the protagonist
exaggeration
Alliteration
same letter or sound at the begging of a adjacent
Protagonist
lead character or one of the major character
English Mid- Term Words
Efflorescence
Decorous
Chorister
Bastion
Flower, the period of greatest prosperity and productivity
proper; tasteful; socially correct
A singer or leader of a choir
a fortified place, stronghold
Efflorescence
Flower, the period of greatest prosperity and productivity
Decorous
proper; tasteful; socially correct
73 terms
English Mid- term
Iambic
Troche
Dactylic
Anapest
U /
/ U
/ U U
U U /
Iambic
U /
Troche
/ U
48 terms
English mid- term
simple sentence
compound sentence
complex sentence
declarative sentence
a sentence having only one clause, as I saw her the day befor…
a sentence with more than one subject or predicate.
a sentence containing a subordinate clause or clauses.
the cat is pretty.
simple sentence
a sentence having only one clause, as I saw her the day befor…
compound sentence
a sentence with more than one subject or predicate.
English mid turms
archetype
apathetic
irony
enigmatic
a pattern or model
indifferent
contrast between expectations and reality
mysterious
archetype
a pattern or model
apathetic
indifferent
English MidYears Vocab
alliteration
allusion
characterization
conflict
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
a literary element and may be employed in dramatic works of a…
to come into collision or disagreement; be contradictory, at…
alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
allusion
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
English MidYears Vocab
alliteration
allusion
characterization
conflict
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
a literary element and may be employed in dramatic works of a…
to come into collision or disagreement; be contradictory, at…
alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
allusion
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
Mid-Final English
What does ACE stand for?
where are all parts of the story liste…
Exposition
Rising Action
Answer the question... Cite evidence ... Explain
Exposition, Rising Action, climax, Falling Action, Resolution
introduced to setting, characters, and conflict
Conflict intensifies, s
What does ACE stand for?
Answer the question... Cite evidence ... Explain
where are all parts of the story liste…
Exposition, Rising Action, climax, Falling Action, Resolution
30 terms
ENGLISH MID-TERMS
Pun
Metaphor
Simile
Soliliquy
A play on words.
A saying that means something else.
a comparison using like or as
Speaking thoughts aloud
Pun
A play on words.
Metaphor
A saying that means something else.
English Mid-Term Terms
Speech Ballon
Caption/Narratory Block
Emanata
Panel
Bubble used to show dialogue
This term refers to the teardrops, sweat drops, question mark…
Refers to the framed image.
Speech Ballon
Bubble used to show dialogue
Caption/Narratory Block
22 terms
English Mid-Year Cumulative Vocabulary
Noun
Pronoun
Verb
Adjective
A noun is a person, place, thing or idea. ... Some examples incl…
A pronoun takes the place of a noun. ... Some examples include i…
A verb tells what the subject is doing or being. ... Some exampl…
An adjective describes a noun or pronoun and tells which, wha…
Noun
A noun is a person, place, thing or idea. ... Some examples incl…
Pronoun
A pronoun takes the place of a noun. ... Some examples include i…
28 terms
English Mid-Term
Tone
Connotation
denotation
internal conflict
character or feeling of writing
idea of feeling that a word invokes in addition to its litera…
literal meaning of a word in contrast to feeling (ex. home- h…
a struggle within the mind of a character
Tone
character or feeling of writing
Connotation
idea of feeling that a word invokes in addition to its litera…
24 terms
english mid term
Allusion
Dialogue
Plot Diagram
Exposition
...
conversions between two characters in a story
a diagram that shows the development in a narrative story
the beginning in a narrative story includs setting, antagonis…
Allusion
...
Dialogue
conversions between two characters in a story
13 terms
English Mid-Term Terms
Symbol
Motif
Foreshadowing
Personification
Something that represents something else
A repeating symbol in a story
Hints at what is going to happen
Giving human like qualities to things that aren't human
Symbol
Something that represents something else
Motif
A repeating symbol in a story
127 terms
reg. english mid-term
affiliated
ascertain
attainment
bequeath
(adj.) associated, connected
(v.) to find out
(n.) an accomplishment, the act of achieving
(v.) to give or pass on as an inheritance
affiliated
(adj.) associated, connected
ascertain
(v.) to find out
English Mid Term Review
Antagonist
Character
Round
Flat
is a character, group of characters, institution, or concept…
a person in a novel, play, or movie.
a character in fiction whose personality, background, motives…
an easily recognized character type in fiction who may not be…
Antagonist
is a character, group of characters, institution, or concept…
Character
a person in a novel, play, or movie.
English Mid-Term
alliteration
allusion
characterization- speech
characterization- physical description
peter poked a pig.
don't act like a romeo in front of her
Chris said ¨how are u today¨
Chris is about 6´1¨ wearing a hockey shirt
alliteration
peter poked a pig.
allusion
don't act like a romeo in front of her
81 terms
English MidTerm Review
prostrate
Prostrate POS
interlude
InterludePOS
adjective. lying face down
Adjective
noun. an intervening episode, period, space
Noun
prostrate
adjective. lying face down
Prostrate POS
Adjective
16 terms
English Mid-Term
Mood
Tone
Allusion
Concrete Detail
Feeling or atmosphere that a writer creates for the reader
A writer's attitude toward his or her subject matter revealed…
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
A highly specific, particular, often real, actual, or tangibl…
Mood
Feeling or atmosphere that a writer creates for the reader
Tone
A writer's attitude toward his or her subject matter revealed…
Honors English mid term
plot
exposition
setting
protagontist
Blueprint of a story
intro of story (establishing characters/setting
time and place of story
Character whose thoughts/feelings we come to know best.
plot
Blueprint of a story
exposition
intro of story (establishing characters/setting
English Mid-Term
Mood
Tone
Allusion
Concrete Detail
The feeling that a writer creates for the reader
A writer's attitude toward his or her subject matter.
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
details that relate to or describe actual, specific things or…
Mood
The feeling that a writer creates for the reader
Tone
A writer's attitude toward his or her subject matter.
13 terms
english mid term
Allusion
Dialogue
Plot Diagram
Exposition
...
conversions between two characters in a story
a diagram that shows the development in a narrative story
the beginning in a narrative story includs setting, antagonis…
Allusion
...
Dialogue
conversions between two characters in a story
30 terms
English I Mid-Term Practice
phrase
in the crystal blue waters
independent clause
Independent clause
a group of words that do not contain a subject or a verb
prepositional phrase
contains a subject and a verb
can stand alone as a sentence
phrase
a group of words that do not contain a subject or a verb
in the crystal blue waters
prepositional phrase
47 terms
English Mid Term Exam
Plot
Conflict
Short Story Triangle
Exposition
the event that happens in the story
struggle character is facing... - internal... - external
Climax, Falling Action, Resolution, Exposition, Rising Action
intro of setting characters and conflict
Plot
the event that happens in the story
Conflict
struggle character is facing... - internal... - external
English Mid Year Exam
indulged
deliberately
oblivion
patronizly
to allow oneself to enjoy
intentionally; on purpose
the state of being unaware
treat with a apparent kindness that betrays a feeling of supe…
indulged
to allow oneself to enjoy
deliberately
intentionally; on purpose
22 terms
English 2010 mid-term
Rhetoric
Open Form Writing
Closed Form Writing
Rhetorical Context
way of communicating with others through language. Audience,…
Often violates rules of closed-form prose by using literary t…
Structure forecasted. Thesis explicitly stated in introductio…
Purpose, audience, genre, voice, tone, media, design
Rhetoric
way of communicating with others through language. Audience,…
Open Form Writing
Often violates rules of closed-form prose by using literary t…
31 terms
English 8 Mid Term Review
comparing 2 different things using lik…
a comparison between 2 different things
the feeling the reader gets about the…
the attitude of the author towards the…
Simile
Metaphor
Mood
Tone
comparing 2 different things using lik…
Simile
a comparison between 2 different things
Metaphor
58 terms
English 10 Mid-Year 2015
aglow
alienated
ambivalent
ardent
Shining, bright
Removed or disassociated from (friends, family, or homeland)
Having mixed feelings
Enthusiastic or passionate
aglow
Shining, bright
alienated
Removed or disassociated from (friends, family, or homeland)
22 terms
English 10 Mid-Year 2015
antagonist
anthropomorphism
characterization
static character
A character or force in conflict with the main character
Giving an animal the traits of a human (like Garfield or Ted)
A method an author uses to let readers know more about the ch…
A character that does not grow or change throughout the story…
antagonist
A character or force in conflict with the main character
anthropomorphism
Giving an animal the traits of a human (like Garfield or Ted)
English Mid-Term Vocab
Adulterate
Ambidextrous
Augment
Bereft
(v.) to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of l…
(adj.) able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; de…
(v.) make larger, increase... Syns: supplement, amplify
(adj. part.) deprived of; made unhappy through a loss)... Syns:…
Adulterate
(v.) to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of l…
Ambidextrous
(adj.) able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; de…
English mid-term words
Biography
Autobiography
Memoir
Essay
Life story written by someone else
Life story written by themselves self
Book written about a theme or event in someone's life
Factual work- persuade, inform, explain, argue
Biography
Life story written by someone else
Autobiography
Life story written by themselves self
English Mid Term Vocab
Prostrate
Interlude
Reprieve
Robust
adj. - lying face down
noun - an intervening episode, period, space
noun - a delay from impeding punishment
adj. - strong and healthy; hardy; vigorous
Prostrate
adj. - lying face down
Interlude
noun - an intervening episode, period, space
162 terms
English Mid term
Ascetic
Beleaguered
Spasmodic
Draught
A person who practices extreme self deprivation
Surround with troops
Characterized by sudden burst of excitement
To take a drink
Ascetic
A person who practices extreme self deprivation
Beleaguered
Surround with troops
36 terms
English Mid Term Vocabulary
acquisitive
banal
carping
eschew
able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned with a…
hackneyed, trite, commonplace
tending to find fault, especially in a petty, nasty or hairsp…
to avoid, shun, keep away from
acquisitive
able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned with a…
banal
hackneyed, trite, commonplace
18 terms
English mid term
cunningly
resolved
stealthily
vex
a way that is skillfully dishonest
decided
is a secret sly way
annoy, distress
cunningly
a way that is skillfully dishonest
resolved
decided
English Mid-Term
what is plot?
What is setting?
what is Exposition and raising action?
what is falling action?
plot is a series of related stories that make up a story or d…
provides the reader with a time, place, location, and geograp…
it outlines the basic solution, introduces characters and mai…
when events in the story begin to resolve
what is plot?
plot is a series of related stories that make up a story or d…
What is setting?
provides the reader with a time, place, location, and geograp…
5 terms
English mid-term vocabulary
vigil
collaborate
jostle
decree
a watch, especially at night; any period of watchful attention.
to work with, work together.
to make force one's way by pushing or elbowing; to bump, brus…
an order having force of law; to issue such an order; to comm…
vigil
a watch, especially at night; any period of watchful attention.
collaborate
to work with, work together.
English Mid-term
rebirth
Italy
Greek and Roman
Protestant Reformation
meaning of "Renaissance"
Country where Renaissance began
classical cultures
A religious movement of the 16th century that began as an att…
rebirth
meaning of "Renaissance"
Italy
Country where Renaissance began
English mid-term
Analogous
Innate
Inconspicuous
Livid
Adjective, comparable in certain respects, typically in a way…
Adjective, Inborn; natural.
adj, not clearly visible or attracting attention; not conspic…
Adj; Enraged; furiously angry... The word livid is similar to vi…
Analogous
Adjective, comparable in certain respects, typically in a way…
Innate
Adjective, Inborn; natural.
40 terms
English Mid-Term
Exposition
Complications/Rising action
Climax
Falling action
gives the background of the story and introduces the characte…
introduces conflict, builds suspense
turning point of a story, the point of no return
resolves the conflict
Exposition
gives the background of the story and introduces the characte…
Complications/Rising action
introduces conflict, builds suspense
35 terms
English mid-term
Accentuate
Chronology
Cower
Decorum
(v) To emphasize or pronounce with an accent
(n) The order in which past events occured
(v) to crouch in fear or shame
(n) good taste, decensy
Accentuate
(v) To emphasize or pronounce with an accent
Chronology
(n) The order in which past events occured
15 terms
English Mid-term
quail
gaunt
embody
adamant
feel or show fear
lean and haggard
be an expression or give a tangible or visable form to an idea
refusing to be persuaded or to change one's mind
quail
feel or show fear
gaunt
lean and haggard
Davis English Mid term
who is the author of the scarlet ibis?
who is the author of the most dangerou…
who is the author of the jade peony?
who is the author of the gift of the m…
James Hurst
Richard Connell
Watson Choy
O. Henry
who is the author of the scarlet ibis?
James Hurst
who is the author of the most dangerou…
Richard Connell
349 terms
English I Mid-Term 2017
surreptitious
tenacious
voracious
officious
Secret, sneaky, stealthy
persistent, stubborn, determined
having a huge appetite, greedy, ravenous; excessively eager
bossy, overbearing, meddlesome
surreptitious
Secret, sneaky, stealthy
tenacious
persistent, stubborn, determined
English Mid Term
Mood
Tone
Allusion
Concrete Detail
Feeling or atmosphere that a writer creates for the reader.
A writer's attitude toward his or her subject matter revealed…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A highly specific, particular, often real, actual, or tangibl…
Mood
Feeling or atmosphere that a writer creates for the reader.
Tone
A writer's attitude toward his or her subject matter revealed…
16 terms
English mid term
mood
tone
allusion
concrete detail
How the reader feels about the text while reading.
A writer's attitude toward his or her subject matter revealed…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
details that relate to or describe actual, specific things or…
mood
How the reader feels about the text while reading.
tone
A writer's attitude toward his or her subject matter revealed…
72 terms
English Mid Term
Abominate
Adventitious
Affable
Aggrandize
(v) to have an intense dislike or hatred for
(adj) resulting from chance; accidental
(adj) courteous and pleasant, sociable; easy to speak to
(v) to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; build up or i…
Abominate
(v) to have an intense dislike or hatred for
Adventitious
(adj) resulting from chance; accidental
English mid term study
adversity
character
resilience
transformation
difficulties; misfortune
moral qualities
toughness, endurance
complete change
adversity
difficulties; misfortune
character
moral qualities
17 terms
English 9 Mid term
ALLUVIAL
AFFLICT
ARGUMENT
POINT OF VIEW
Lose
Burden
Reasoning
Opinion
ALLUVIAL
Lose
AFFLICT
Burden
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