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10 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English mid terms
Alliteration
Antagonist
Character
Round
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
A character or force in conflict or opposition with the main…
Person or animal that takes part in the action or story
Many different traits
Alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
Antagonist
A character or force in conflict or opposition with the main…
32 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English Mid term
Mary Shelleys parents were
Mary Shelley had a passion for
In LOF, Raplh was the main character.…
what character in LOF was committed to…
writers
modern science
true
ralph
Mary Shelleys parents were
writers
Mary Shelley had a passion for
modern science
12 termscreated on January 18, 2017
2nd quarter study guide
Renaissance
Florence, Italy
Early Renaissance
Late Renaissance
Europe's "rebirth" or rediscovering of learning, art, and cul…
Birthplace of the Renaissance
Italian Renaissance 1330 mid 1400
Northern Renaissance late 1400-1600
Renaissance
Europe's "rebirth" or rediscovering of learning, art, and cul…
Florence, Italy
Birthplace of the Renaissance
36 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English mid term vocabulary
Setting
Framing
Flashback
Foreshadowing
Time and place of story's events
The same element is used at the beginning and end
Narrative passage set in earlier time that interrupts chronol…
Authors use of hints or clues to prepare reader for future ev…
Setting
Time and place of story's events
Framing
The same element is used at the beginning and end
23 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English mid term (R+J vocab)
Literal language
Figurative language
Abstract lamguage
Concrete language
Laguage hat is sinle, straightforward, and free of embelishme…
Language that uses description in order to attain a certain e…
Language that expresses an emotion. Shakespeare tried to choo…
Clear language about thinks or occurrences
Literal language
Laguage hat is sinle, straightforward, and free of embelishme…
Figurative language
Language that uses description in order to attain a certain e…
32 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English mid term
Flagrant
Formidable
Gratuitous
Heinous
Extremely and deliberately conspiciuos
Arousing fear or admiration because of the unusual size or su…
Freely given... Uncalled for
Grossly wicked or vile
Flagrant
Extremely and deliberately conspiciuos
Formidable
Arousing fear or admiration because of the unusual size or su…
20 termscreated on January 18, 2017
english mid term bentz 10b
Foreshadowing
Theme
Symbol
Monologue
a clue or hint given to the reader of what is to come
the main message of a literary work, usually an insight into…
a concrete image used to represent an abstract idea (somethin…
a lengthy speech given by one character on stage in front of…
Foreshadowing
a clue or hint given to the reader of what is to come
Theme
the main message of a literary work, usually an insight into…
69 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English Mid-Term 2016
Clause
Independent clause
Sentence
Direct object
A group of words that contain both a subject and a verb, may…
Has a subject and verb, can stand alone in a sentence
A group of words with a subject and a verb, that forms a comp…
Receives the action of the verb(noun or pronoun) subject+acti…
Clause
A group of words that contain both a subject and a verb, may…
Independent clause
Has a subject and verb, can stand alone in a sentence
34 termscreated on January 18, 2017
People To Know
Christopher Columbus
Marie Antoinette
Ferdinand Magellan
King Philip II
Italian explorer in the late 1400s who was the first to disco…
French queen in the 1700s that was married to king Louis 16
Portuguese explorer in the 1500s who was the first to circumn…
Spanish king in the 1500s who almost married queen Elizabeth,…
Christopher Columbus
Italian explorer in the late 1400s who was the first to disco…
Marie Antoinette
French queen in the 1700s that was married to king Louis 16
19 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English 7 Mid-Term Exam
Antagonist
Protagonist
Theme
Plot
"Bad Guy" the one who invokes change.
"Good Guy" main character, experiences change.
Overall moral of the story.
What the story is about.
Antagonist
"Bad Guy" the one who invokes change.
Protagonist
"Good Guy" main character, experiences change.
8 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English Mid-term
Conflict
Foreshadowing
Irony
Climax
a struggle between opposing forces in a story or play.
clues or suggestions about events which will later occur.
a contrast or discrepancy between what is said and what is me…
the turning point of the action in the plot of a play or story.
Conflict
a struggle between opposing forces in a story or play.
Foreshadowing
clues or suggestions about events which will later occur.
20 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English Mid-Term Review Chapter 8
advisable
besiege
clarity
corridor
sensible; wise
to crowd around someone or something an effort to capture
the condition of being clear and understandable
a long passage or hallway that leads into open rooms
advisable
sensible; wise
besiege
to crowd around someone or something an effort to capture
20 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English Mid-Term Review
plot
setting
point of view
first-person narrator
the order of events in a piece of literature; the actions of…
the physical surroundings of the story (location,time period,…
the vantage point which the story is told
the narrator is the character in the story, and the story is…
plot
the order of events in a piece of literature; the actions of…
setting
the physical surroundings of the story (location,time period,…
13 termscreated on January 18, 2017
mid term history rhino
why did the portuguese want to fund a…
this man inspired columbus to find a n…
this explorer sailed for spain and sai…
this explorer sailed from portugal aro…
gold
ferdinand magellan
columbus
vasco de gama
why did the portuguese want to fund a…
gold
this man inspired columbus to find a n…
ferdinand magellan
30 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English Mid Terms Character
Napoleon
Molly
Tjaden
Montag
Oh who uses propaganda and terror to get his way and become r…
Vain mare who loves being pampered by humans, likes eating su…
One of Paul's good friends, hates himmelstoss a lot
Protagonist in Fahrenheit 451, his faith in his job and socie…
Napoleon
Oh who uses propaganda and terror to get his way and become r…
Molly
Vain mare who loves being pampered by humans, likes eating su…
37 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Age of Absolutism: Economics, Politics and War
Inflation
Mercantilism
Tariffs
Entrepreneurs
...
...
...
...
Inflation
...
Mercantilism
...
20 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English Mid-Term Review Chapter 7
adventurous
beacon
civilize
correspond
fond of risk; full of hazard or danger
a light used as a signal to warn or guide
to advance from a primitive way of life
to agree; to exchange letters with another
adventurous
fond of risk; full of hazard or danger
beacon
a light used as a signal to warn or guide
6 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English mid term study
adversity
character
resilience
transformation
difficulties; misfortune
moral qualities
toughness, endurance
complete change
adversity
difficulties; misfortune
character
moral qualities
19 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Boot Camp Key Terms
What is the order of the plot?
Foreshadowing
Imagery
Mood
Expostion, Rising Action, Climax, Falling Action, Denouement/…
Author hints of what's to come
Descriptive language that appeals to the senses to attempt to…
Atmosphere that evokes a specific event
What is the order of the plot?
Expostion, Rising Action, Climax, Falling Action, Denouement/…
Foreshadowing
Author hints of what's to come
60 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English - Vocab Mid term
a
acro
anti
auto
without
top
against
self
a
without
acro
top
33 termscreated on January 18, 2017
ENGLISH VOCAB
Abhor
Adversaries
Calamity
Chaste
To hate
Foes, enemies N
Disaster N
Virginal, pure adj.
Abhor
To hate
Adversaries
Foes, enemies N
38 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English 9 Mid-Term Review
The Iliad
Homer was
Music
Epic Poem
This was Homer's first story about the Trojan War BEFORE he w…
an author and poet
Home would tell his stories to music making them easier to re…
A long narrative poem about a hero
The Iliad
This was Homer's first story about the Trojan War BEFORE he w…
Homer was
an author and poet
30 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English mid term vocab
divine intervention
mortal
immortality
quest
the involvement of gods/goddesses in the lives of mortals to…
a human being that will meet his/her death
the quality or state of someone or something that will never…
a long and difficult journey made in search of something
divine intervention
the involvement of gods/goddesses in the lives of mortals to…
mortal
a human being that will meet his/her death
18 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English 3 Mid-Term Review
Parallel Structure
Assonance
Paradox
Allusion
Means using the same pattern of words to show that two or mor…
The repetition of the sound of a vowel or diphthong in non-rh…
A seemingly absurd or self-contradictory statement or proposi…
Making a reference to something else
Parallel Structure
Means using the same pattern of words to show that two or mor…
Assonance
The repetition of the sound of a vowel or diphthong in non-rh…
17 termscreated on January 18, 2017
english 9 mid term review
hyperbole
paradox/oxymoron
allusion
imagery
it's an exaggeration.
phase that contradicts itself.
indirect reference from other writing.
appeals to all 5 scenes
hyperbole
it's an exaggeration.
paradox/oxymoron
phase that contradicts itself.
24 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English Mid Term Vocabulary
Outcast
Barren
Banded together
Overcame
Some one who doesn't belong to any group.
Empty
To get together in a group.
To resolve a problem.
Outcast
Some one who doesn't belong to any group.
Barren
Empty
16 termscreated on January 18, 2017
US History 1 Mid Year Exam Study Guide Page One
French and Indian War
George Washington
Samuel Adams
Thomas Jefferson
French and English were fighting for dominance, colonies woul…
The 1st U.S. President, was a commander in the army.
A passionate defender of colonial rights.
The 3rd president of the U.S. and wrote the declaration of in…
French and Indian War
French and English were fighting for dominance, colonies woul…
George Washington
The 1st U.S. President, was a commander in the army.
17 termscreated on January 18, 2017
english mid term poems
sonnet 130
the author to her book
the red hat
in a station of the metro
William Shakespeare
ann bradstreet
gertrude stein
ezra pound
sonnet 130
William Shakespeare
the author to her book
ann bradstreet
60 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English mid-term vocabulary
Abscond
Access
Anarchy
Arduous
To run off and hide
An approach to a place, to get at, obtain
Lack of government, law, order
Hard to do, difficult
Abscond
To run off and hide
Access
An approach to a place, to get at, obtain
18 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Criminal Investigation
thief catchers
heirlings
social climbers
Old Charleys
Were recruited from the riffraff of the streets to aid law en…
Those whose motivation was mercenary in nature.
Those who could implicate accomplices in order to move up the…
the first police in England were called the Watch of London b…
thief catchers
Were recruited from the riffraff of the streets to aid law en…
heirlings
Those whose motivation was mercenary in nature.
46 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English Mid Term Vocab
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Anecdote
The repition of the same or similar consant sounds in words t…
A reference to someone or something that is known from histor…
A comparison made between two things to show how they are alike
A very brief story, told to illustrate a point or serve as an…
Alliteration
The repition of the same or similar consant sounds in words t…
Allusion
A reference to someone or something that is known from histor…
32 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English mid term
Allusion
setting
plot
climax
a brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
the place or type of surroundings where something is position…
the main events of a play, novel, movie, or similar work, dev…
the most intense, exciting, or important point of something;…
Allusion
a brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
setting
the place or type of surroundings where something is position…
20 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English Vocabulary Mid-Term (grade 11)
celerity
flotsam
pusillanimous
incarcerate
swiftness,rapidity of motion or action
floating debris; homeless
cowardly or mean-spirited
to imprison, confine, jail
celerity
swiftness,rapidity of motion or action
flotsam
floating debris; homeless
10 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English mid terms authors
Check out
The rules of the game
The gift of the magi
The cask of amontilado
Cynthia Rylant
Amy tan
O. Henry
Edgar allen poe
Check out
Cynthia Rylant
The rules of the game
Amy tan
9 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English Mid-Term
"When Madame Loisel went to return the…
"...she tossed the invitation on the t…
"She washed the dishes, wearing down h…
"She was one of those pretty, charming…
We learn Madame Forestier is impatient
We learn that she is spoiled
We learn she worked hard
We learn that she is agreeable and pleasant
"When Madame Loisel went to return the…
We learn Madame Forestier is impatient
"...she tossed the invitation on the t…
We learn that she is spoiled
15 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Freshmen Honors Mid Year Exam Vocabulary
(N) departure from the normal
(adj) showing kindness
(adj) of the country; rural
(n) swiftness; speed
Aberration
Benign
Bucolic
Celerity
(N) departure from the normal
Aberration
(adj) showing kindness
Benign
18 termscreated on January 18, 2017
crucible
Abigal
John Proctor
mary warren
elizabeth
...
...
she was the proctors servent
johns wife that was accused from abigal
Abigal
...
John Proctor
...
47 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English Mid term
efflorescence
enmity
decorous
chorister
blooming of flowers, state of flowering
deep seated hatred, state of being enemy
exhibiting appropriate behavior or conduct
a singer or leader of a choir
efflorescence
blooming of flowers, state of flowering
enmity
deep seated hatred, state of being enemy
23 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English vocabulary mid term
Hypo
Ology
Cyte
Mono
Below
Study of
Cell
Blood
Hypo
Below
Ology
Study of
8 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Graphic novel
Emanata
Splash panel
Bleed
Sound effect
Drawn features to express feelings
The panel you are drawn to on the page
When a scene to cut of by the boarder
Written sound
Emanata
Drawn features to express feelings
Splash panel
The panel you are drawn to on the page
39 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Film
Loose framing
Tight frame
Birds eye view
High angle
Longer shot
Usually close up balanced shot
High angle looking down
Above the horizon looking down
Loose framing
Longer shot
Tight frame
Usually close up balanced shot
46 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Catcher
Mood
Tone
Juxtaposition
Diction
The feeling created by the author felt by the reader
The authors feeling towards a subject
Comparing two side by side things
The authors word choice ether high or low. It could create mo…
Mood
The feeling created by the author felt by the reader
Tone
The authors feeling towards a subject
60 termscreated on January 18, 2017
world studies mid term
Describe the characteristics of the Re…
why did the Renaissance begin in italy
Explain how the printing revolution sh…
Describe the themes that northern Euro…
all about the church and who was running it and how arts and…
Seat of the roman empire seat of the catholic church and wher…
Mass production of books with the making of the printing pres…
Artists created paintings of everyday lives. Artists also foc…
Describe the characteristics of the Re…
all about the church and who was running it and how arts and…
why did the Renaissance begin in italy
Seat of the roman empire seat of the catholic church and wher…
60 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English - Vocab Mid term
a (an)
acro
ant, anti
aut, auto
without, not
tip, top, end
against, opposite
self
a (an)
without, not
acro
tip, top, end
19 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English mid term vocab
abate
aberrant
accessible
abstract
moderate or subside
abnormal or deviant
easy to approach, obtainable
theoretical not concrete
abate
moderate or subside
aberrant
abnormal or deviant
20 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English Language Arts Mid-Term Vocabulary
Civil
Scorn
Untimely
Disparagement
Polite
Dislike
Bad timing
Insult
Civil
Polite
Scorn
Dislike
10 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Apush QUIZ
Virginia Company 1606
House of Burgesses 1619
Powhatan 1545-1618
Bacon's Rebellion 1676
King James da FIRST of england gave a royal charter in April…
The very first draft of government for English colonies in Am…
The supreme chief of the alliance of Native Americans who liv…
The uprising of upset Virginian backcountry farmers and inden…
Virginia Company 1606
King James da FIRST of england gave a royal charter in April…
House of Burgesses 1619
The very first draft of government for English colonies in Am…
16 termscreated on January 17, 2017
English Poetry Midterm
Metaphor
1.) setting... 2.) style... 3.) plot... 4.) Poi…
Foreshowing
Personification
A compariosn of two things that are basically dissimilar in w…
What are the elements of fiction?
Use of hints or clues in a story to suggest what action is to…
A figure of speech in which an object, abstract idea, or anim…
Metaphor
A compariosn of two things that are basically dissimilar in w…
1.) setting... 2.) style... 3.) plot... 4.) Poi…
What are the elements of fiction?
11 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Poetic Terms and Devices Grade 9
Hyperbole
Imagery
Alliteration
End Rhyme
An extravagant exageration
the use of words to create a mental picure
A repetition of a beginning sound
Rhyme that occurs at the end of lines of poetry
Hyperbole
An extravagant exageration
Imagery
the use of words to create a mental picure
15 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Western Civ - Mid Unit Quiz #1
Thirty Years War was between which two…
Treaty that ended the 30 years war
King Louis XIII nickname
Peace of Westphalia created a
Bourbon and Hapsburgs
Peace of Westphalia
The Sun King
Nation State
Thirty Years War was between which two…
Bourbon and Hapsburgs
Treaty that ended the 30 years war
Peace of Westphalia
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