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36 termscreated on January 21, 2017
english vocabulary
dynamic character
static character
protagonist
antagonist
a character who undergoes changes through the novel due to se…
a character who undergoes little, or no change / does not gro…
the main character, often times the hero who faces conflicts
a character who is opposed to struggles and is in conflict wi…
dynamic character
a character who undergoes changes through the novel due to se…
static character
a character who undergoes little, or no change / does not gro…
9 termscreated on January 21, 2017
English Collocations in Use - 20 - Relationships
When you go to university you will mak…
If you're lonely, you should go out an…
Juliet formed/developed a lasting frie…
Spending several weeks on holiday toge…
To become someone's friend
Start a fiendship
...
Cement = Strengthen... Spoil = have a bad effect
When you go to university you will mak…
To become someone's friend
If you're lonely, you should go out an…
Start a fiendship
14 termscreated on January 21, 2017
The Dissolution of the Monasteries - Audit
What role did monasteries play in peop…
What was the political motive behind d…
What was the financial motive?
What was the religious motive?
Jobs, Food, Education, Health Care, Land owners
Secures control of the church ... Abbots sat in the house of Lor…
Could sell land/ Buildings (needs money for foreign policy)
No religious Motive (He is Catholic)... But the clergy were corr…
What role did monasteries play in peop…
Jobs, Food, Education, Health Care, Land owners
What was the political motive behind d…
Secures control of the church ... Abbots sat in the house of Lor…
28 termscreated on January 21, 2017
Rhetoric Test
Active Voice
AD Hominem
Allegory
Alliteration
-The opposite of passive voice... -Any sentence with an action v…
- An attack on the person rather than the issues @ hand... - A c…
- Device of using a character and/or story elements symbolica…
- reputation of phonetic sound at the beginning of several wo…
Active Voice
-The opposite of passive voice... -Any sentence with an action v…
AD Hominem
- An attack on the person rather than the issues @ hand... - A c…
6 termscreated on January 21, 2017
Greek Theater vocab
Theatron
Orchestra
Thymele
Skene
Where the audience sat
The performance was held here; a place for dancing
An alter built to Dionysus: god of wine and fertility
The dressing room
Theatron
Where the audience sat
Orchestra
The performance was held here; a place for dancing
38 termscreated on January 21, 2017
Sat Vocab English 10H
Ambiguous
Ambivalent
Aversion
Discern
unclear or inexact, having a double meaning
having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about something…
a strong dislike or disinclination.
to perceive or recognize (something).
Ambiguous
unclear or inexact, having a double meaning
Ambivalent
having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about something…
26 termscreated on January 21, 2017
Midterm Poetry+Odyssey ELA
Tone
Theme
Tisis + example
Nostos + example
How the speaker feels towards the subject... -Shakespeare (spe…
The main problem, concept or experience of the poem/story. ... -…
Justice/retribution... -when the sisters were eventually punishe…
The journey home
Tone
How the speaker feels towards the subject... -Shakespeare (spe…
Theme
The main problem, concept or experience of the poem/story. ... -…
10 termscreated on January 21, 2017
SAT Vocabulary #5
Bolster
Bombastic
Boon
Boorish
to support or boost
use of language without much meaning
a benefit or blessing
rude or insensitive
Bolster
to support or boost
Bombastic
use of language without much meaning
49 termscreated on January 21, 2017
IB English Exam: SAT Vocab
abstinence
disdain
haughty
impetuous
the act of refraining from
to regard with scorn (disgust, worthlessness)
arrogant, condescending
rash, impulsive
abstinence
the act of refraining from
disdain
to regard with scorn (disgust, worthlessness)
21 termscreated on January 21, 2017
SAT List #6
complement
conscientious
corroborate
curtail
something that completes, makes up a whole or brings to perfe…
diligent and thorough in carrying out one's work or duty; scr…
confirm or give support to (a statement or theory)
to cut short; reduce in extent or quantity
complement
something that completes, makes up a whole or brings to perfe…
conscientious
diligent and thorough in carrying out one's work or duty; scr…
8 termscreated on January 21, 2017
History England - Church in 1529
Political Role of the Church
Role of Cardinal Wolsey
Church Taxes
Economy
Abbots/Bishops sat in the House of Lords... Monarch relied on th…
Responsible for government ... Legal System ... Church Authority... Le…
Henry 8th received £12,500/y... 1520's Rome received approx. £45…
More Property than the King... Abbey's produced Iron - Improved…
Political Role of the Church
Abbots/Bishops sat in the House of Lords... Monarch relied on th…
Role of Cardinal Wolsey
Responsible for government ... Legal System ... Church Authority... Le…
14 termscreated on January 21, 2017
Ensglish SAT words
antithetical... ˌantɪˈθɛtɪk(ə)l/
renege... rɪˈneɪɡ,rɪˈniːɡ/... "the governmen…
vicious... ˈvɪʃəs/... "a vicious assault"... sy…
cogency... ˈkəʊdʒ(ə)nsi/Submit... "the coge…
directly opposed or contrasted; mutually incompatible.
go back on a promise, undertaking, or contract.
deliberately cruel or violent.
noun... the quality of being clear, logical, and convincing; luc…
antithetical... ˌantɪˈθɛtɪk(ə)l/
directly opposed or contrasted; mutually incompatible.
renege... rɪˈneɪɡ,rɪˈniːɡ/... "the governmen…
go back on a promise, undertaking, or contract.
9 termscreated on January 21, 2017
English Lord Of The Flies and Hanging
(LOTF)"Roger gathered a handful of sto…
(LOTF)"...the conch exploded into a th…
(LOTF) "What I mean is... maybe it's o…
(LOTF)"Ralph wept for the end of innoc…
Early in novel, shows rogers capacity for evil and malice, ru…
When piggy is hit by the boulder the conch smashes, shows the…
Simon realises the truth about the beast, KEY THEME- we are a…
End of the novel, when on the beach.
(LOTF)"Roger gathered a handful of sto…
Early in novel, shows rogers capacity for evil and malice, ru…
(LOTF)"...the conch exploded into a th…
When piggy is hit by the boulder the conch smashes, shows the…
100 termscreated on January 21, 2017
SAT Vocabulary Units 1-5 (Sem. 1)
Benefactor
Adulterate
Ambidextrous
Augment
one who does good to others
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of value
able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; deceitful…
to make larger, increase
Benefactor
one who does good to others
Adulterate
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of value
14 termscreated on January 20, 2017
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 6 Sin/Ant
Antipathy
Elucidate
Imminent
Banal
Synonym: Aversion ... Antonym: Affinity
Synonym: Explain; clarify ... Antonym: Obscure
Synonym: Impending; approaching... Antonym: Distant; delayed
Synonym: Trivial; insipid... Antonym: Original; fresh
Antipathy
Synonym: Aversion ... Antonym: Affinity
Elucidate
Synonym: Explain; clarify ... Antonym: Obscure
15 termscreated on January 20, 2017
SAT Vocabulary Examples Lesson 6
So great was her feeling of __________…
To __________ his theory, he drew a la…
Though the danger was __________, the…
His __________ remarks quickly bored t…
Antipathy
Elucidate
Imminent
Banal
So great was her feeling of __________…
Antipathy
To __________ his theory, he drew a la…
Elucidate
15 termscreated on January 20, 2017
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 6
Antipathy
Elucidate
Imminent
Banal
(noun) an intense dislike
(verb) to make clear
(adj.) likely to happen; threatening
(adj.) common, ordinary
Antipathy
(noun) an intense dislike
Elucidate
(verb) to make clear
13 termscreated on January 20, 2017
SAT GH
genre
germane
gestate
gesticulation
category
relevant; appropriate
to transform and grow
gesture; signal
genre
category
germane
relevant; appropriate
10 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Vocab SAT Week 7
Adversity
Altruistic
Despot
Dignified
Difficulties; misfortune
Thoughtful of the welfare of others; self-sacrificing.
One with unlimited; dictator; tyrant.
Possessing or showing a composed or serious manner that is wo…
Adversity
Difficulties; misfortune
Altruistic
Thoughtful of the welfare of others; self-sacrificing.
10 termscreated on January 20, 2017
SAT lesson 8
cryptic
cursory
dearth
debilitate
Having a meaning that is mysterious or obscure.
Hasty and therefore not thorough or detailed.
A scarcity or lack of something.
Make (someone) weak and infirm.
cryptic
Having a meaning that is mysterious or obscure.
cursory
Hasty and therefore not thorough or detailed.
10 termscreated on January 20, 2017
sat lesson 7
compatible
composure
conciliatory
concise
(of two things) Able to exist or occur together without confl…
The state or feeling of being calm and in control of oneself.
Intended or likely to placate or pacify.
Giving a lot of information clearly and in a few words; brief…
compatible
(of two things) Able to exist or occur together without confl…
composure
The state or feeling of being calm and in control of oneself.
10 termscreated on January 20, 2017
sat lesson 6
chastise
chimerical
chronic
circumspect
Rebuke or reprimand severely.
Existing only as the product of unchecked imagination
(of an illness) Persisting for a long time or constantly recu…
Wary and unwilling to take risks.
chastise
Rebuke or reprimand severely.
chimerical
Existing only as the product of unchecked imagination
7 termscreated on January 20, 2017
vocabulary SAT - week 16 (synonyms)
allay
wraith
pertinacious
bestial
to calm or lessen or put to rest an intense feeling
a ghost or ghostlike image of someone, especially one seen sh…
holding tightly to a purpose or action/persistent
of or like an animal or animals
allay
to calm or lessen or put to rest an intense feeling
wraith
a ghost or ghostlike image of someone, especially one seen sh…
10 termscreated on January 20, 2017
sat lesson 5
cajole
callous
capitulate
capricious
Persuade someone to do something by sustained coaxing or flat…
Showing or having an insensitive and cruel disregard for othe…
Cease to resist an opponent or an unwelcome demand; surrender.
Given to sudden and unaccountable changes of mood or behavior.
cajole
Persuade someone to do something by sustained coaxing or flat…
callous
Showing or having an insensitive and cruel disregard for othe…
10 termscreated on January 20, 2017
sat lesson 4
autonomy
aversion
belittle
bequeath
(of a country or region) The right or condition of self-gover…
A strong dislike or disinclination.
Make (someone or something) seem unimportant.
Leave (a personal estate or one's body) to a person or other…
autonomy
(of a country or region) The right or condition of self-gover…
aversion
A strong dislike or disinclination.
10 termscreated on January 20, 2017
sat word section 3
antagonism
antithesis
apocryphal
arduous
Active hostility or opposition.
A person or thing that is the direct opposite of someone or s…
(of a story or statement) Of doubtful authenticity, although…
Involving or requiring strenuous effort; difficult and tiring.
antagonism
Active hostility or opposition.
antithesis
A person or thing that is the direct opposite of someone or s…
10 termscreated on January 20, 2017
sat words section 2
alienate
alleviate
aloof
altruistic
Cause (someone) to feel isolated or estranged.
Make (suffering, deficiency, or a problem) less severe.
Not friendly or forthcoming; cool and distant.
Showing a disinterested and selfless concern for the well-bei…
alienate
Cause (someone) to feel isolated or estranged.
alleviate
Make (suffering, deficiency, or a problem) less severe.
15 termscreated on January 20, 2017
SAT Vocab 4
/solace
/insidious
/supplicate
/avert
Comfort or consolation in a time of distress or sadness... - con…
Proceeding in a gradual, subtle way, but with harmful effects…
Ask or beg for something earnestly or humbly... - implore, besee…
Prevent or ward off... turn away (as in the eyes)... - prevent, di…
/solace
Comfort or consolation in a time of distress or sadness... - con…
/insidious
Proceeding in a gradual, subtle way, but with harmful effects…
15 termscreated on January 20, 2017
English 1 SAT Vocab LIST 12
Aggravate
Anarchy
Audacity
Bane
to intensify; to make worse; to annoy or irritate
chaos; disorder resulting from a lack of laws or rules
courage; boldness
a source of misery; a person or thing that causes woe; poison
Aggravate
to intensify; to make worse; to annoy or irritate
Anarchy
chaos; disorder resulting from a lack of laws or rules
10 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Group 4 SAT vocab review
abrogate
blasphemy
credible
enigma
cancel; deny; repeal
speech which offends religious sentiments
believable
puzzle; mystery
abrogate
cancel; deny; repeal
blasphemy
speech which offends religious sentiments
10 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Group 3 SAT vocab review
abasement
billowing
cower
enhance
humiliation; degradation
swelling; fluttering; waving
recoil in fear or servility; shrink away from
improve; make better or clearer
abasement
humiliation; degradation
billowing
swelling; fluttering; waving
10 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Word List 2 SAT vocab
abrasive
bilk
covert
engender
rough; coarse; harsh
cheat;defraud
hidden; undercover
cause
abrasive
rough; coarse; harsh
bilk
cheat;defraud
16 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Chapter 3
What are Enlisted members who apply to…
Applicants should not have passed whic…
How many enlisted members of the Regul…
What is a four-year military college t…
NAPS
22nd
170
U.S. Naval Academy
What are Enlisted members who apply to…
NAPS
Applicants should not have passed whic…
22nd
20 termscreated on January 20, 2017
SAT Words # 10
Interlocutor
Reproachfully
Extrapolate
Jocularity
someome taking part in a dialogue
in a way that expresses blame
to estimate by projecting known information
joke
Interlocutor
someome taking part in a dialogue
Reproachfully
in a way that expresses blame
10 termscreated on January 20, 2017
English 9X SAT vocab 1(2)
Bellicose
Consummate
Elusive
Gregarious
Aggressive
Complete and totally good
Hard to pin down
Extraverted, sociable, outgoing
Bellicose
Aggressive
Consummate
Complete and totally good
25 termscreated on January 20, 2017
WWW-19
ven
ichthy
pulse
calor
come
fish
drive
heat
ven
come
ichthy
fish
10 termscreated on January 20, 2017
SAT Word List 1
abhor
bigot
counterfeit
enfranchise
hate
narrow-minded, prejudiced person
fake; false
giving voting rights
abhor
hate
bigot
narrow-minded, prejudiced person
25 termscreated on January 20, 2017
English Word List #19
Ven
Ichthy
Pulse
Calor
Come
Fish
Drive
Heat
Ven
Come
Ichthy
Fish
25 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Pre AP English 1A Vocab #19
ven
ichthy
pulse
calor
come
fish
drive
heat
ven
come
ichthy
fish
25 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Pre AP English 1A - Vocab List #19
ven
ichthy
pulse
calor
come
fish
drive
heat
ven
come
ichthy
fish
20 termscreated on January 20, 2017
SAT Vocab 18 & 19
Mendictant
Mentor
Mettle
Mien
Adj. Begging; piving off charity... N. A beggar
A wise and trusted advisor; a counselor
Disposition; courage; resolution
Bearing; appearance; manner
Mendictant
Adj. Begging; piving off charity... N. A beggar
Mentor
A wise and trusted advisor; a counselor
45 termscreated on January 20, 2017
English Midterm
Genre
Novel
Novella
Flat Character
A category or type of literature (or of art, music, etc.) cha…
over 40,000 words
17,500 to 40,000 words
A character with a very simple personality; often called "one…
Genre
A category or type of literature (or of art, music, etc.) cha…
Novel
over 40,000 words
33 termscreated on January 20, 2017
english
verlieren
machen
bedeuten,meinen
treffen kennen lernen
lose lost lost
make made made
mean meant meant
meet met met
verlieren
lose lost lost
machen
make made made
20 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Unit 5 SAT Vocabulary
lucid
enigma
diverse
maudlin
easy to understand
a mystery
different; various
wallowing in self-pity
lucid
easy to understand
enigma
a mystery
20 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Unit 4 SAT Vocabulary
exalt
exult
debunk
archaic
To glorify
To celebrate
To prove wrong
Ancient; outdated
exalt
To glorify
exult
To celebrate
20 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Unit 3 SAT Vocabulary
laud
induce
abridge
bucolic
To praise; to applaud
To cause to happen
To shorten or condense
Charmingly rural
laud
To praise; to applaud
induce
To cause to happen
20 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Unit 2 SAT Vocabulary
sage
assail
fecund
deride
A wise man; wise through experience and reflection
To attack with words or force
Fertile; productive
To ridicule; make fun of
sage
A wise man; wise through experience and reflection
assail
To attack with words or force
10 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Jillian Colombo Lesson 1- The Science of Language
rhetoric (noun) ˈredərik/
derivative (noun) dəˈrivədiv/
philology (noun) fəˈläləjē/
diminutive (noun) dəˈminyədiv/
Definition-... The art of using language effectively. ... The study…
Definition-... A word formed from another word or root, such as…
Definition- ... The chronological study of language development.…
Definition-... A word formed by shortening or by adding certain…
rhetoric (noun) ˈredərik/
Definition-... The art of using language effectively. ... The study…
derivative (noun) dəˈrivədiv/
Definition-... A word formed from another word or root, such as…
20 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Unit 1 SAT Vocabulary
tout
extol
quell
brawn
To brag publicly
To praise highly
To calm, ease, or pacify
Muscular strength
tout
To brag publicly
extol
To praise highly
25 termscreated on January 20, 2017
English Vocabulary Week 19
ven
ichty
pulse
calor
come
fish
drive
heat
ven
come
ichty
fish
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