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63 terms
Pre-IB English Short Story
Subjects of literary enquiry
Tension
Chronologically displaced information
Temporarily suspended information
author, text, reality and reader
(what keeps the reader reading) in a text built up through pl…
In the end you know everything.
You get small pieces of information.
Subjects of literary enquiry
author, text, reality and reader
Tension
(what keeps the reader reading) in a text built up through pl…
46 terms
Pre-IB English Short Story Vocab
flat n.
lamming v.
impudent adj.
appellations n.
an apartment
a slang term for beating or hitting
shamelessly disrespectful
names; titles
flat n.
an apartment
lamming v.
a slang term for beating or hitting
English Pre IB Kirk Midterm Story Words
Atone
Beguilement
Defile
Forsake
Make-up for
Deceit, trickery
Ruin or destroy
Abandon
Atone
Make-up for
Beguilement
Deceit, trickery
36 terms
IB English Language - Stories
plot
introduction
rising action
climax
The events of the story or the series of actions that make up…
The reader meets the characters and discovers the setting. Re…
Builds up the story (the longest part)— a series of steps tha…
Here, the reader finds out what happens to the conflict, or h…
plot
The events of the story or the series of actions that make up…
introduction
The reader meets the characters and discovers the setting. Re…
20 terms
English 10 pre-ib
affiliated
ascertain
attainment
bequeath
(adj) associated, connected
(v) to find out
(n) an accomplishment
(v) to give or pass on as an inheritance
affiliated
(adj) associated, connected
ascertain
(v) to find out
45 terms
English Pre-IB Final
Orthodox
Arrogant
Elusive
Congenial
conventional; adhering to established principles or doctrines…
feeling superior to others; snooty
hard to pin down; evasive
agreeably suitable; pleasant
Orthodox
conventional; adhering to established principles or doctrines…
Arrogant
feeling superior to others; snooty
19 terms
Vocabulary English 1 Pre IB
Corporeal
Auditorium
Visualize
Capitol
of or relating to a person's body, especially as opposed to t…
the part of a theater, concert hall, or other public building…
form a mental image of; imagine.
the building in Washington, D.C., used by the Congress of the…
Corporeal
of or relating to a person's body, especially as opposed to t…
Auditorium
the part of a theater, concert hall, or other public building…
139 terms
Pre-IB English Final
simile
metaphor
onomatopoeia
personification
a comparison between two different kinds of things using like…
a comparison between two totally different things without the…
a word formed by a sound associated with it's name; imitates…
when animals, objects, or ideas are given human traits; adds…
simile
a comparison between two different kinds of things using like…
metaphor
a comparison between two totally different things without the…
45 terms
Pre-IB English Vocab
Precluded
Connoiseur
Impunity
Gesticulation
To prevent something from happening
An expert judge in the realm of taste
exception from punishment
A very dramatic gesture
Precluded
To prevent something from happening
Connoiseur
An expert judge in the realm of taste
86 terms
pre-IB english pre-test
formal definition
stipulative definition
extended definition
comparison - Contrast
dictionary: explains by giving class it belongs to and how it…
States the specific way a term is to be used
Going beyond a literal meaning to explain the significance, a…
Points out both similarities and differences. Important in de…
formal definition
dictionary: explains by giving class it belongs to and how it…
stipulative definition
States the specific way a term is to be used
31 terms
Jarai - Pre IB English
Politics
Common good
Citizenship
Participation
The effort to control or influence the conduct and policies o…
Decisions made to benefit the majority of a country's citizen
The status of a citizen with exception of certain duties; in…
To take part. EX: voting
Politics
The effort to control or influence the conduct and policies o…
Common good
Decisions made to benefit the majority of a country's citizen
14 terms
Vocab English Pre ib
Mauling
Brusque
Carouser
Loamy
...
abrupt or offhand in speech or manner.
to engage in a drunken revel:
Consisting of clay and dirt
Mauling
...
Brusque
abrupt or offhand in speech or manner.
93 terms
Pre-IB English 1
Grande
Petit(e)(s)
Brune(e)(s)
Blond(e)(s)
tall
short
dark haired
blond
Grande
tall
Petit(e)(s)
short
72 terms
Pre-IB English Vocabulary
Viaduct
Impervious
Deviate
Obviate
A bridge that carries a road or railroad over a valley
Unable to be affected
To depart, especially from a path or plan
To make unnecessary; to avoid
Viaduct
A bridge that carries a road or railroad over a valley
Impervious
Unable to be affected
51 terms
Pre IB English 10A
Alliteration
Allusion
Attitude
Audience
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
A reference to another work of literature, person, or event.…
A person's consistently favorable or unfavorable evaluations,…
One's listener or readership; those to whom a speech or piece…
Alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Allusion
A reference to another work of literature, person, or event.…
31 terms
Pre-IB English Poetry
Alliteration
Ambiguity
Assonance
Caesura
Words that start with a CONSONANT SOUND
Doubtfulness or uncertainty of meaning or intention
Words that start with a VOWEL SOUND
Pause inside each line (. , ! ?)
Alliteration
Words that start with a CONSONANT SOUND
Ambiguity
Doubtfulness or uncertainty of meaning or intention
20 terms
Vocab English pre-ib
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; hypocriti…
to make larger; increase
deprived of; made unhappy through a loss
adulterate
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
ambidextrous
able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; hypocriti…
18 terms
English pre-IB vocab
subjugate
altruism
abolition
self-immoration
to defeat and gain control of someone or something by the use…
feelings and behavior that show a desire to help other people…
the act of officially ending or stopping something
the act of killing oneself as a sacrifice
subjugate
to defeat and gain control of someone or something by the use…
altruism
feelings and behavior that show a desire to help other people…
10 terms
Pre-IB English 9
Sagacious
Salient
Sanction
Scapegoat
Showing sound judgement; wise, perceptive
Obvious; striking
Noun-authorized approval or permission. Verb-to ratify or con…
One taking the blame for the mistakes and crimes of others
Sagacious
Showing sound judgement; wise, perceptive
Salient
Obvious; striking
16 terms
English 9 PRE IB
epitome
archetype
What is the daily edit? ...even though…
imminent
perfect example
a character type that reoccurs in life and literature so much…
you only need an ' in dates when discussing a possession ... ex.…
likely to occur
epitome
perfect example
archetype
a character type that reoccurs in life and literature so much…
10 terms
Pre-IB English 1 Vocab List #2
1. winced
2. abnormal
3. gamboled
4. capered
to draw back or tense the body, as from pain or from a blow;…
not normal, average, typical, or usual; deviating from a stan…
to skip about, as in dancing or playing; frolic
to leap or skip about in a sprightly manner; prance; frisk
1. winced
to draw back or tense the body, as from pain or from a blow;…
2. abnormal
not normal, average, typical, or usual; deviating from a stan…
10 terms
Pre-IB English10
Abjure
bowdlerize
equinox
gauche
To abandon/give up -verb
To hide/put away/sensor ship cutting/cutting out parts/omitt-…
equivalent/divided in two halves-noun
out of place/awkward-adjective
Abjure
To abandon/give up -verb
bowdlerize
To hide/put away/sensor ship cutting/cutting out parts/omitt-…
15 terms
Pre IB English Vocab 7
Amorous
Belittle
Censure
Deem
Expressing love or the state of being in love.
To present or speak of as unimportant or of little value.
1) To blame or find fault with. 2) Severe criticism or harsh…
To consider, to believe.
Amorous
Expressing love or the state of being in love.
Belittle
To present or speak of as unimportant or of little value.
43 terms
English II Pre AP IB Literary Terminology
Allegory
Alliteration
Analogy
Antagonist
When characters, settings, and events stand for other people…
The repetition of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
A comparison between two items, situations, or ideas that are…
A character or force in conflict with the main character, or…
Allegory
When characters, settings, and events stand for other people…
Alliteration
The repetition of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
10 terms
English 1 Pre-IB Vocabulary
Adamantine
Atrocious
Capricious
Disgorge
too hard to cut, break, or pierce; unbreakable or firm
shockingly bad, tasteless, or wicked; very bad
Unpredictable and unstable
to eject, surrender, or yield as a result of some sort of force
Adamantine
too hard to cut, break, or pierce; unbreakable or firm
Atrocious
shockingly bad, tasteless, or wicked; very bad
35 terms
Pre IB English: literary terms
Plot
Point of view
Dramatic irony
Round character
Series of related events to make up a story
Vantage point from which the story is told
The reader knows something that character foes not
A complex character who has many traits
Plot
Series of related events to make up a story
Point of view
Vantage point from which the story is told
55 terms
Pre IB English 9 vocabulary
Waive
Whet
Wither
Wrath
To dispense with, to relinquish, to postpone
To sharpen, to make stronger, to simulate
To dry up, to shrivel, to cost to lose courage or to be ashamed
Intense anger, resentful, rage, fury
Waive
To dispense with, to relinquish, to postpone
Whet
To sharpen, to make stronger, to simulate
24 terms
English PreIB Shivers Vocab
Transgress
Trans
Gress
Not only ----> ______
To step across
Across
To step
But also.... seesaw conjunction.
Transgress
To step across
Trans
Across
15 terms
Pre IB English study guide
Carpe Diem
Connotation
Consonance
Couplet
Enjoy today without thought of tomorrow
The implied meaning of an expression in addition to its prima…
Repetition of a consonant sound
Two successive lines of a verse that rhymes and have the same…
Carpe Diem
Enjoy today without thought of tomorrow
Connotation
The implied meaning of an expression in addition to its prima…
10 terms
Pre-IB English 2-Bell
Invariably
Culpable
Subjugate
Culminate
Adv; On every occasion: always
Adj; Deserving blame: guilty of doing something wrong
Verb; to bring under control and governance as a subject: con…
Verb; of a celestial body: to reach its highest altitude; als…
Invariably
Adv; On every occasion: always
Culpable
Adj; Deserving blame: guilty of doing something wrong
115 terms
Pre-IB English Literary Terms
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
a story or narrative, often told at some length, which has a…
the repetition of the same consonant sound, especially at the…
a reference to another event, person, place, or work of liter…
use of language where the meaning is unclear or has two or mo…
Allegory
a story or narrative, often told at some length, which has a…
Alliteration
the repetition of the same consonant sound, especially at the…
17 terms
Pre-IB English words-to-know
alliteration
allusion
cliche
consonance
The repetition of the beginning consonant sound in a series o…
an indirect suggestion
A sentence or phrase usually expressing a popular or common t…
The repetition of a constant sound within a line of poetry
alliteration
The repetition of the beginning consonant sound in a series o…
allusion
an indirect suggestion
31 terms
Tia IB English Language - Stories
plot
introduction
rising action
climax
The events of the story or the series of actions that make up…
The reader meets the characters and discovers the setting. Re…
Builds up the story (the longest part)— a series of steps tha…
Here, the reader finds out what happens to the conflict, or h…
plot
The events of the story or the series of actions that make up…
introduction
The reader meets the characters and discovers the setting. Re…
10 terms
Pre-IB English Vocab V
ancestral
careen
concession
intricate
(adj) passed down through generations
(v) to lean, stumble
(n) a compromise, adjustment
(adj) complicated, specific
ancestral
(adj) passed down through generations
careen
(v) to lean, stumble
42 terms
English 1 pre-IB Vocab
Inference
Repetition
Personification
Simile
The act of reasoning from factual knowledge or evidence.
The repeated use of the same word or word pattern to create a…
A figure of speech in which a thing, an idea or an animal is…
A figure of speech comparing two unlike things that is often…
Inference
The act of reasoning from factual knowledge or evidence.
Repetition
The repeated use of the same word or word pattern to create a…
102 terms
Pre-IB English Lit Terms
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
The multiple meanings, either intentional or unintentional, o…
Allegory
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
25 terms
Pre IB English Stem 8
Liber - liberate
Junct - junction
Se - separate
Dign - dignify
Free
Join
Apart
Worth
Liber - liberate
Free
Junct - junction
Join
64 terms
Literary terms for Pre-IB and IB English
Foil Character
Framing
Genre
Hyperbole
A character that serves by contrast to highlight or emphasize…
Using the same features, wording, setting, situation, or topi…
The major category into which a literary work fits. The basic…
A figure of speech using deliberate exaggeration or overstate…
Foil Character
A character that serves by contrast to highlight or emphasize…
Framing
Using the same features, wording, setting, situation, or topi…
20 terms
English Vocab 3 Pre- IB
allot
amass
audacious
comply
to give or assign in shares, tasks, or portions
to bring together, collect, gather; to come together, assemble
bold, adventurous, recklessly daring
to do as one is asked or ordered
allot
to give or assign in shares, tasks, or portions
amass
to bring together, collect, gather; to come together, assemble
12 terms
Pre-IB English 9 Vocabulary
Indelible
Obliged
Conundrum
Circuitous
Making marks that cannot be removed
Required to do something due to legal or moral reasons
Confusing or difficult problem or question, usually of moral…
Not a direct route, taking longer than normal
Indelible
Making marks that cannot be removed
Obliged
Required to do something due to legal or moral reasons
10 terms
Pre IB English Vocab #6
Auspicious
Bellicose
Circumlocution
Facetious
Favorable
Demonstrating aggression and willingness to fight.
an indirect way of expressing something
Playful; humorous
Auspicious
Favorable
Bellicose
Demonstrating aggression and willingness to fight.
20 terms
Pre -IB English terms(20)
alliteration
allusion
apostrophe
aside
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
A dramatic convention by which an actor directly addresses th…
alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
allusion
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
25 terms
Pre-IB English 9b Vocabulary
acrimonious
adamant
amiable
austere
caustic, stinging, or bitter in nature, speech, behavior, etc.
utterly stubborn, unyielding ina ttitude or opinion inn spite…
havbin or showing
...
acrimonious
caustic, stinging, or bitter in nature, speech, behavior, etc.
adamant
utterly stubborn, unyielding ina ttitude or opinion inn spite…
266 terms
English 2 Pre-IB Vocabulary
Invincible
Provincial
Evince
Conducive
unable to be conquered
limited in knowledge of the world
to establish; to reflect the truth of
supportive; encouraging; helping to bring about
Invincible
unable to be conquered
Provincial
limited in knowledge of the world
10 terms
Pre-IB English Vocab #5
touted
malodorous
obscured
careened
highly praised
foul smelling
hidden
Tilted
touted
highly praised
malodorous
foul smelling
61 terms
Literary Terms for Pre-IB and IB English
Archetypes
Allusion
Ambiguity
Anachronism
A recurring symbol/motif
An indirect/passing reference to common knowledge to the era…
The multiple meanings, either intentional or not, of a word,…
The misplacing of any person, thing, custom, or event outside…
Archetypes
A recurring symbol/motif
Allusion
An indirect/passing reference to common knowledge to the era…
10 terms
Pre-IB English Vocab #4
Indignation
Affected
Dispelling
Benignant
Anger as a result of something unjust
phony; artificial
to make something go away, especially a belief, idea, or feel…
kindly; gentle
Indignation
Anger as a result of something unjust
Affected
phony; artificial
10 terms
Vocab 1 English pre IB
Adage
Bonanza
Churlish
Citadel
(N) A proverb,wise saying... Syn:sating,axiom,maxim,saw... Ant: foo…
(N) original massive ore in a mine; something very valuable,…
(Adj) lacking politeness or good maners ; lacking sensitivity…
(N) a fortress that overlooks and protects a city; any strong…
Adage
(N) A proverb,wise saying... Syn:sating,axiom,maxim,saw... Ant: foo…
Bonanza
(N) original massive ore in a mine; something very valuable,…
20 terms
Vocabulary English 10 Pre-IB
adulterate
dour
augment
reiterate
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
stern, unyielding, gloomy, ill-humored
to make larger, increase
to repeat, say again
adulterate
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
dour
stern, unyielding, gloomy, ill-humored
50 terms
Pre-IB English 9 Vocabulary
Waive
Whet
Wither
Wrath
To dispense with; to relinquish; to postpone
To sharpen; to make stronger; to stimulate
To dry up; to shrivel; to cause to lose courage or to be asha…
Intense anger; resentful indignation; ire; rage; fury
Waive
To dispense with; to relinquish; to postpone
Whet
To sharpen; to make stronger; to stimulate
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