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7 terms
Review for English
common noun
Proper Noun
Proper Nouns are always
pronouns
Any person, place or thing
The specific name of a person, place or thing
capitalized
Words that replace nouns like: he, she, we, I, they, it
common noun
Any person, place or thing
Proper Noun
The specific name of a person, place or thing
11 terms
Review English Writing Terms
Summary
Paraphrase
Quote
In-Text Citation
It explains the main idea of an article, story or movie. It l…
To put other people ideas into your own words.
To copy exactly what someone else has said or written word fo…
To make a reference to the author of an article, video, book…
Summary
It explains the main idea of an article, story or movie. It l…
Paraphrase
To put other people ideas into your own words.
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English Review
Como te llamas?
Me llamo
Yo
Tu
What is your name?
My name is
I
You
Como te llamas?
What is your name?
Me llamo
My name is
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English review
I speak english
I am sick
John writes a letter
Ted is building a build
He says that he speaks english
He said that he is sick
a letter is written by John
a build is being builded
I speak english
He says that he speaks english
I am sick
He said that he is sick
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English - The Crucible Review CHARACTERS
Reverend Paris
Betty Paris
Tituba
Abigail Williams
Pastor of the church in Salem. He is the father of Betty and…
Until Abigail gives her a valid explanation for dancing in th…
She is a native of Barbados. First character accused of witch…
She was once the lover of John Proctor but was turned out whe…
Reverend Paris
Pastor of the church in Salem. He is the father of Betty and…
Betty Paris
Until Abigail gives her a valid explanation for dancing in th…
12 terms
English Review
thesis
metaphor
personification
compound
main idea of an essay
What type of figurative language is the following? Bob is the…
What type of figurative language is the following? The keyboa…
What type of sentence is the following? Bob is the class clow…
thesis
main idea of an essay
metaphor
What type of figurative language is the following? Bob is the…
30 terms
English review
retribution
afflict
bizarre
futile
A repayment; a deserved punishment
anything causing great suffering
(adj.) extremely strange, unusual, atypical
Useless
retribution
A repayment; a deserved punishment
afflict
anything causing great suffering
67 terms
English Review
Theme
Theme Is Not...
The Primary Purpose
No to illustrate theme but to reveal l…
A piece of fiction's controlling idea or its central insight.…
A moral
What is theme to the story?
What is the purpose of story?
Theme
A piece of fiction's controlling idea or its central insight.…
Theme Is Not...
A moral
30 terms
English 1 Review
Churlish
Congested
Devoid
Evolve
lacking politeness or good manners; rude
overcrowded, filled or occupied to excess
not having or using, lacking
to develop gradually
Churlish
lacking politeness or good manners; rude
Congested
overcrowded, filled or occupied to excess
40 terms
English review
Myself, herself, themselves...reflect…
A pronoun that does not refer to any p…
Everybody is at the music festival. Wh…
I was talking to myself when my cousin…
Reflexive pronouns
Indefinite pronouns
Indefinite pronoun
Reflexive pronoun
Myself, herself, themselves...reflect…
Reflexive pronouns
A pronoun that does not refer to any p…
Indefinite pronouns
37 terms
Chinese Review English to Chinese
太阳
刮风
打雷
中午
sun
windy
thunder
noon
太阳
sun
刮风
windy
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Academic Writing Terms
Topic
Controlling idea
Concluding sentence
Topic sentence
One of the two essential parts of a topic sentence. It names…
One of the two essential parts of a topic sentence. It limits…
Provides closure to the paragraph by restating or summarizing…
Tells the main idea of the paragraph and should be the very f…
Topic
One of the two essential parts of a topic sentence. It names…
Controlling idea
One of the two essential parts of a topic sentence. It limits…
10 terms
English Review
sentence
lesson
wisdom
poem
A group of words that expresses a complete thought
an amount of teaching given at one time; a period of learning…
the quality of having experience, knowledge, and good judgmen…
a piece of writing that partakes of the nature of both speech…
sentence
A group of words that expresses a complete thought
lesson
an amount of teaching given at one time; a period of learning…
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Review english
Play basketball
Play hide and seek
Ride a bike
Play soccer
Jugar baloncesto
Jugar escondite
Correr bicicleta
Jugar fútbol
Play basketball
Jugar baloncesto
Play hide and seek
Jugar escondite
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English Review
sentence
statement
question
command
group of words that makes a complete thought
sentence that tells something
sentence that asks something
sentence that orders someone to do something
sentence
group of words that makes a complete thought
statement
sentence that tells something
English Review
and
or
yet
but
Use this word to add information, to say more, or add another…
Used to show a choice between two things
This word is very similar to "but" and is used to show except…
Use this word for showing exception, contrast, or the opposit…
and
Use this word to add information, to say more, or add another…
or
Used to show a choice between two things
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English Review
Autograph
Script
Denominator
Submerge
Autograph
Script
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V. #3 English 2 Review
BASTION
EXTRADITE
AVARICE
COPIOUS
A group that defends a principle
To give up a criminal or fugitive to another nation or govern…
Extreme desire for wealth or getting and keeping riches
Plentiful, abundant
BASTION
A group that defends a principle
EXTRADITE
To give up a criminal or fugitive to another nation or govern…
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English review
segregation
encounters
recall
preferred
separation of two groups
experience with something
to remember
like something over another
segregation
separation of two groups
encounters
experience with something
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English review
Noun
Common noun
Proper noun
Singular noun
A person, place, or thing
A person, place, or thing that is NOT a specific name
Names a SPECIFIC person, place, or thing
Names ONE person, place, or thing
Noun
A person, place, or thing
Common noun
A person, place, or thing that is NOT a specific name
48 terms
English Review
accept
except
affect
effect
willingly receive
to leave out
to influence
the result of a cause
accept
willingly receive
except
to leave out
37 terms
English review
dazzle
beefy
squeal
buff
1. to amaze, 2. to temporarily blind, 3. to charm or seduce
musculoso, well-built, muscular (Suf is beefy as hell)
shriek, chillar
musculoso
dazzle
1. to amaze, 2. to temporarily blind, 3. to charm or seduce
beefy
musculoso, well-built, muscular (Suf is beefy as hell)
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English Review Terms
characterize
theme
simile
metaphor
character's actions, thoughts, words, feelings
author's message of the writing
a comparison of unlike things using like or as
a comparison of unlike things without using like or as
characterize
character's actions, thoughts, words, feelings
theme
author's message of the writing
24 terms
English review
Diction
audience
analogy
persona
A writer's or speaker's choice of words
One's listener or readership; those to whom a speech or piece…
A comparison to a directly parallel case.
An individual's characteristic pattern of thinking, feeling,…
Diction
A writer's or speaker's choice of words
audience
One's listener or readership; those to whom a speech or piece…
15 terms
English Review
autobiography
climax
dialogue
point of view
It is a written account of the life of a person written by th…
turning point reaches maximum intensity.
any case of two or more characters speaking to each other dir…
perspective from which a story is narrated. The most common p…
autobiography
It is a written account of the life of a person written by th…
climax
turning point reaches maximum intensity.
28 terms
Review english
Anecdote
Idiom
Appeal to emotion
Personification
A brief story or tale
A common phrase that has a meaning very different from what t…
Attempt to affect the listeners personal feelings
When human qualities are given to an object, animal, or idea
Anecdote
A brief story or tale
Idiom
A common phrase that has a meaning very different from what t…
24 terms
English Review
Style
Discourse
Thesis
Syntax
Describes the ways that the author uses words
Narration, Description, Exposition, and Argument. Speech or w…
A statement in a non-fiction or a fiction work that a writer…
Determines how the chosen words are used to form a sentence
Style
Describes the ways that the author uses words
Discourse
Narration, Description, Exposition, and Argument. Speech or w…
23 terms
english review
undaunted
amiably
ridiculed
loitering
hanging around with nothing particular to do
having a pleasant and friendly dispostion
made someone the object of scornful laughter
not faltering or hesitating
undaunted
hanging around with nothing particular to do
amiably
having a pleasant and friendly dispostion
24 terms
English Review
Short story
Short story elements
Parts of the plot
Types of conflict
A fictional narrative written in prose, which is shorter than…
characters, irony, theme, symbol, plot, setting
exposition, situation rising action, climax, fall action, res…
Man vs Man, Man vs Society, Man vs Himself, Man vs Nature, Ma…
Short story
A fictional narrative written in prose, which is shorter than…
Short story elements
characters, irony, theme, symbol, plot, setting
51 terms
English Review
Allusion
Bias
Complication
Counter-argument
A figure of speech whereby the author refers to a subject mat…
Prejudice in favor of or against one thing, person, or group…
A circumstance that complicates something; a difficulty
An argument or set of reasons put forward to oppose an idea o…
Allusion
A figure of speech whereby the author refers to a subject mat…
Bias
Prejudice in favor of or against one thing, person, or group…
25 terms
ENGLISH REVIEW
Static character
Dynamic character
Round character
Flat character
the character doesn't change from the beginning of the story…
a character who grows and learn in the story. Example; samba…
the character is described the author does everything the way…
character not described
Static character
the character doesn't change from the beginning of the story…
Dynamic character
a character who grows and learn in the story. Example; samba…
60 terms
English review
Bungle
Bureaucracy
Buttress
Cajole
to mismanage or make sense of
a complicated system of administration agancies and officials
A. a support or reinforcment B. to support or reinforce
to persuade or abtain by flattery or deciet
Bungle
to mismanage or make sense of
Bureaucracy
a complicated system of administration agancies and officials
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English review
Tone
Mood
allusion
anaphora
A writer's attitude toward his or her subject matter revealed…
How the reader feels about the text while reading.
A reference to another work of literature, person, or event
A rhetorical figure of repetition in which the same word or p…
Tone
A writer's attitude toward his or her subject matter revealed…
Mood
How the reader feels about the text while reading.
46 terms
English review
Consonance
Hyperbole
pun
paradox
Words at the ends of verses in which the final consonants in…
An exaggeration. ex: I am so tired I cannot walk another inch…
a play on the meaning of words.
A statement that appears to be contradictory but, in fact, ha…
Consonance
Words at the ends of verses in which the final consonants in…
Hyperbole
An exaggeration. ex: I am so tired I cannot walk another inch…
78 terms
English Review
Literal Meaning
Concrete Words
Abstract Words
Allusion
use a dictionary and find the literal meanings of words
words you can immediately perceive with our senses
express ideas or concepts
indirect reference to any person, place, or thing
Literal Meaning
use a dictionary and find the literal meanings of words
Concrete Words
words you can immediately perceive with our senses
39 terms
English Review
figurative language
Simile
Metaphor
Hyperbole
Language used by writers to produce images in readers' minds…
A comparison of two things using like or as
A direct comparison of two different things
Extreme exaggeration
figurative language
Language used by writers to produce images in readers' minds…
Simile
A comparison of two things using like or as
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SOL REVIEW - English 7
(def.) The author gives information to…
(Common Words/Phrases) Refers to, thus…
(def.) The writer gives a list of item…
(Common Words/Phrases) First, three, a…
Concept Definition
Concept Definition
Enumeration/Listing
Enumeration/Listing
(def.) The author gives information to…
Concept Definition
(Common Words/Phrases) Refers to, thus…
Concept Definition
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English Review
Analyze
Argue
Compare
Contrast
break something down methodically into parts... break down, deco…
provide reasons or evidence to support or oppose... claim, persu…
identify similarities between items
identify differences between items... delineate, differentiate,…
Analyze
break something down methodically into parts... break down, deco…
Argue
provide reasons or evidence to support or oppose... claim, persu…
20 terms
English Review
Noun
Pronoun
Adjective
Adverb
A person, place, thing, or idea
A word that replaces a noun to avoid repetition
A word that Modifies a noun
A word that modified a verb, adjective, or an adverb
Noun
A person, place, thing, or idea
Pronoun
A word that replaces a noun to avoid repetition
50 terms
English 9 Midterm Review
deleterious
cacophony
ebullient
nefarious
harmful
tremendous noise, disharmonious sound
extremely lively, enthusiastic
villainous, wicked
deleterious
harmful
cacophony
tremendous noise, disharmonious sound
60 terms
Final Review - English
fiction
nonfiction
plot
character
A product of a writer's imagination, usually made up of chara…
A type of writing that deals with real people, real places, a…
a series of incidents that are related to one another, what h…
An imaginary person or animal that takes place in a literary…
fiction
A product of a writer's imagination, usually made up of chara…
nonfiction
A type of writing that deals with real people, real places, a…
12 terms
English III Grammar Review
independent clauses
subordinate (dependent) clauses
simple sentences
compound sentences
a group of words with a subject and a predicate. It expresses…
Contains a subject and verb but it can't stand alone as a com…
contains one subject and one predicate (one independent sente…
has two independent clauses and is joined by a conjunction
independent clauses
a group of words with a subject and a predicate. It expresses…
subordinate (dependent) clauses
Contains a subject and verb but it can't stand alone as a com…
17 terms
ENGLISH REVIEW
Who do you live with?
How old are you?
Do you like chocolate?
Do you like skateboarding?
I live with my parents.
I am nine (years old).
Yes, I do.
No, I don't.
Who do you live with?
I live with my parents.
How old are you?
I am nine (years old).
37 terms
English Review
Romanticism Characteristics
Transcendental Characteristics
Transcendental Authors
Romanticism Authors
-feeling and intuition over reason... -faith in inner experience…
-everything reflects Divine Soul... -physical facts of natural w…
Ermeson, Thoreau, Fuller
Emerson, Thoreau, Walt Whitman, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Herman M…
Romanticism Characteristics
-feeling and intuition over reason... -faith in inner experience…
Transcendental Characteristics
-everything reflects Divine Soul... -physical facts of natural w…
22 terms
English Review
8 Parts of Speech
8 BE Verbs
conjunction
interjection
noun, verb, adjective, adverb, preposition, pronoun, conjunct…
am, is, are, was, were, be, being, been
a word that joins words or groups of words together
one or more words used to express mild or strong emotion
8 Parts of Speech
noun, verb, adjective, adverb, preposition, pronoun, conjunct…
8 BE Verbs
am, is, are, was, were, be, being, been
20 terms
AP English Language Review
Parallelism
Anaphora
Paradox
Asyndeton
the use of components in a sentence that are grammatically th…
the repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of succes…
A seemingly contradictory statement that is actually true
The lack of conjunctions where they normally would be used
Parallelism
the use of components in a sentence that are grammatically th…
Anaphora
the repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of succes…
28 terms
English review
Plot
Internal Conflict
Climax
Resolution
The main event of a play, novel, movie, or similar work
The mind of a literary or dramatic character
The most intense exciting or important point of something; a…
The action of solving a problem dispute or contentious matter
Plot
The main event of a play, novel, movie, or similar work
Internal Conflict
The mind of a literary or dramatic character
18 terms
english review
participle
gerund
appositive
foil
a verb that acts like an adjective
a verb that functions like a noun
a noun phrase that re-names a noun that comes before it. ex:…
a character that brings into focus another character.
participle
a verb that acts like an adjective
gerund
a verb that functions like a noun
27 terms
English 1 Final Review
Root
Prefix
Suffix
Synonyms
Main part of a word
an affix added to the BEGINNING of a root word which changes…
an affix added to the END of a root word which changes tis me…
words that have the same or nearly the same meaning
Root
Main part of a word
Prefix
an affix added to the BEGINNING of a root word which changes…
10 terms
Review for English
Allusion
Dialect
Diction
Paradox
an indirect or passing reference
a particular form of a language that is peculiar to a specifi…
style of speaking or writing determined by the choice of word…
a statement or proposition that, despite sound (or apparently…
Allusion
an indirect or passing reference
Dialect
a particular form of a language that is peculiar to a specifi…
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