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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
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
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
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Midterm Review English 7
Conflict
Antagonist
Protagonist
Characters
A struggle or clash between opposing characters or opposing f…
A character or force in conflict with the main character
Main character in a play or story, hero
People, animals, and/or things in the story.
Conflict
A struggle or clash between opposing characters or opposing f…
Antagonist
A character or force in conflict with the main character
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…
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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.
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
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…
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
english review
byronic hero
anti hero
traditional hero
tragic hero
an anti hero who is generally a young attractive male with a…
a person who displays few heroic attributes or even attribute…
a person with admirable traits such as strength bravery hones…
hero of nobility or noble character of a flaw despite their n…
byronic hero
an anti hero who is generally a young attractive male with a…
anti hero
a person who displays few heroic attributes or even attribute…
18 terms
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…
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
English review
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance-
Consonance
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
the repetition of the sound of a vowel or diphthong in nonrhy…
agreement or compatibility between opinions or actions
Alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Allusion
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
26 terms
English review
plot
setting
character
symbol
The series of events that give a story its meaning and effect
...
...
...
plot
The series of events that give a story its meaning and effect
setting
...
Chinese Review English to Chinese
太阳
刮风
打雷
中午
sun
windy
thunder
noon
太阳
sun
刮风
windy
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
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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
allusion
characterization
dialect
dialogue
a reference
a method an author uses to let readers know more about the ch…
a regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
conversation between characters
allusion
a reference
characterization
a method an author uses to let readers know more about the ch…
English 7 Vocabulary Review
Grudgingly
Scorn
Simile
Indomitable
(Adverb) Doing something reluctantly or unwillingly.
(Verb) harsh criticism that shows a lack of respect or approv…
(Noun) A comparison between two things using like or as.
(Adjective) Impossible to defeat or discourage.
Grudgingly
(Adverb) Doing something reluctantly or unwillingly.
Scorn
(Verb) harsh criticism that shows a lack of respect or approv…
56 terms
English 11 - SOL Review
Abstract language
Alliteration
Almanac
Ambiguity
language that is vague and expresses generalities and intangi…
repetition of consonant sounds
An annual publication including calendars with weather foreca…
uncertain, unclear; lack of sureness about someone or something
Abstract language
language that is vague and expresses generalities and intangi…
Alliteration
repetition of consonant sounds
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…
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…
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
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
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
English Review
pronoun that points something out
pronoun that intensifies meaning or re…
having an incomplete grammatical const…
pronoun that refers to unknown people…
demonstrative pronoun
compound personal
elliptical
indefinite pronoun
pronoun that points something out
demonstrative pronoun
pronoun that intensifies meaning or re…
compound personal
Review Vocabulary English II
scope
telescope
diagrams
optimism
scope
telescope
english review
horatian
juvenalian
hyperbole
incongruity
sarcastic, satirical
angry
over exaggeration; not serious
2 unrelated things together socks and sandals
horatian
sarcastic, satirical
juvenalian
angry
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…
English Review
to gods of the Earth?
who was Artemis and Apollo's mother?
what was the only island that excepted…
who were the two gods of the earth?
Demeter and Dionysus
Leto (Latona)
Delos
Demeter and Dionysus
to gods of the Earth?
Demeter and Dionysus
who was Artemis and Apollo's mother?
Leto (Latona)
7 terms
english review
cause
effect
metaphor
plot
what makes something happen
something that happens in result
a comparison of two different things to show a likeness which…
the actions or events in a short story, novel, or play
cause
what makes something happen
effect
something that happens in result
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…
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
36 terms
English Review
Affrim
Endow
Afflict
Abound
State as a fact;assert strongly and publicly
Give or bequeath an income or property to (a person or instit…
Cause pain or suffering to; affect or trouble
Exist in large numbers or amounts
Affrim
State as a fact;assert strongly and publicly
Endow
Give or bequeath an income or property to (a person or instit…
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…
30 terms
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…
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
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…
English review
in
peri
patein
ambi
in
around
to walk
around
in
in
peri
around
35 terms
English review
Ego
Homi
Anthropology
Humanities
I
Human being
Scientific study of origins cultual development and custom of…
Branshes of knowledge concerning humans and their cultures
Ego
I
Homi
Human being
49 terms
English Review
Metaphor
Simile
Personification
Hyperbole
comparing two nouns saying one thing is another... Ex: The worl…
comparing two nouns using like or as... Ex: My love for you is…
Giving a non living (non human) object the qualities of a hum…
Extreme Exaggeration... Ex: These books weigh a ton
Metaphor
comparing two nouns saying one thing is another... Ex: The worl…
Simile
comparing two nouns using like or as... Ex: My love for you is…
26 terms
English Review
Plot
Exposition
Rising Action
Climax
The organized sequence of events that made up a story. It is…
Where the readers learn about the characters, setting, and th…
Where the majority of the action takes place.
The turning point of the story that is the most intense / emo…
Plot
The organized sequence of events that made up a story. It is…
Exposition
Where the readers learn about the characters, setting, and th…
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
English review
Fraytags pyramid
Exposition
Rising action
Climax
Outlinte of short stories
Gives the background of the story
Introduces complications/conflict; build suspense
The turning point of the story the suspense reaches its peak
Fraytags pyramid
Outlinte of short stories
Exposition
Gives the background of the story
English review
Allocate
Disburse
Liquidate
Reparations
1) to set aside for a particular purpose or 2) to distribute…
to pay out money, especially from a fund
1) to pay a debt, 2) to turn assets into cash, or 3) to kill
1) a payment made for damages or wrongs committed or 2) mending
Allocate
1) to set aside for a particular purpose or 2) to distribute…
Disburse
to pay out money, especially from a fund
271 terms
English Review
plot
The framework of a story -- the arrang…
exposition
What does the exposition of a story do?
what the story is about
plot
1. time and place (setting) 2. background 3. characters/chara…
introduces the basic situation
plot
what the story is about
The framework of a story -- the arrang…
plot
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…
10 terms
English Review
1st step in brainstorming process
2nd step in brainstorming process
3rd step in brainstorming process
4th step in brainstorming process
Brainstorm! Read!
READ! Carefully discover themes for thesis
NOTES -- Record information, connections to thesis, quotation…
Outline -- Group together notecards according to thematic mat…
1st step in brainstorming process
Brainstorm! Read!
2nd step in brainstorming process
READ! Carefully discover themes for thesis
English Review
pronouns and nouns serve as: (4)
direct object is the word ________
indirect object is if the action is __…
OP is the word ______ or ______
OP, IO, DO, and subject
receiving action
being done for or given to someone else
that comes right after the preposition, last word in preposit…
pronouns and nouns serve as: (4)
OP, IO, DO, and subject
direct object is the word ________
receiving action
39 terms
English Review
a fabel
parable
a fairy tale
short story
a brief, humorous narrative told to illustrate a moral
a brief narrative that teaches a moral but with a potentially…
a traditional form of fiction, with fictional characters, usu…
a focused narrative that presents one or two characters invol…
a fabel
a brief, humorous narrative told to illustrate a moral
parable
a brief narrative that teaches a moral but with a potentially…
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