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Yoga
The goal of yoga?
Name Two sanscrit texts and spell
Describe low lunge
Name 2 poses in english and sanscrit.
Bring together, create path/journey, tools for the body for b…
Vedas, bhagavad
Shoulder down... Feat forward... Knee over ankle... Hips neutral
Chair Pose - Utkatasana... Mountain pose - tadasana
The goal of yoga?
Bring together, create path/journey, tools for the body for b…
Name Two sanscrit texts and spell
Vedas, bhagavad
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Vocab 2
Metamorphosis
Donnybrook
Nonchalant
Vestige
A transformation of dramatic change
A fight; an uproar
Unconcerned; In different
A trace or evidence of something that once existed
Metamorphosis
A transformation of dramatic change
Donnybrook
A fight; an uproar
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Bridie's Fire Spelling Words #1
Bridie O'Connor
potato famine
diadem
Roisin (O'Farrell)
the protagonist of the novel
a plague that swept Ireland leaving a trail of hunger and des…
a small crown (Ravenclaw's lost....)
an older O'Farrell (a girl whose name people struggle to pron…
Bridie O'Connor
the protagonist of the novel
potato famine
a plague that swept Ireland leaving a trail of hunger and des…
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English final
Hasty generalization
Faulty use of authority
Stacking the deck
Dicto simpliciter
Offering weak or limited evidence to support a claim
When an expert in one area is used as an authority in another…
Giving evidence that supports a premise, while withholding a…
An accepted generalization that does not always apply
Hasty generalization
Offering weak or limited evidence to support a claim
Faulty use of authority
When an expert in one area is used as an authority in another…
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Julius Ceasar Vocabulary
Blank verse
Iambic pentameter
Foot
Iamb
Verse without rhyme especially that which uses iambic pentame…
A line of verse with five metrical feet each consisting of on…
Basic unit of measurement of accentual syllabic meter; usuall…
A metrical foot consisting of one unstressed syllable followe…
Blank verse
Verse without rhyme especially that which uses iambic pentame…
Iambic pentameter
A line of verse with five metrical feet each consisting of on…
37 termscreated on December 4, 2016
EN 202
Metaphors
Similes
Figurative Level
Literal Level
Def: Representation of something with a deeper meaning/ compa…
Def: Uses like or as to make a comparison... Ex: As cute as a bu…
Def: What is suggested ... Ex:
Def: What is actually being said... Ex:
Metaphors
Def: Representation of something with a deeper meaning/ compa…
Similes
Def: Uses like or as to make a comparison... Ex: As cute as a bu…
21 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Ch.5
Creole
Denglish
Dialect
Ebonics
A language that results from the mixing of the colonizers lan…
A combination between German and angle
A regional variety of a language distinguished by Vocabulary,…
Dialect spoken by some African-Americans
Creole
A language that results from the mixing of the colonizers lan…
Denglish
A combination between German and angle
84 termscreated on December 4, 2016
English Final Study Guide
Literal (connotative) Language
Figurative (denotative) Language
Simile
Metaphor
The common dictionary usage of a word.
Language that uses words way beyond their dictionary meaning.
A simile is when you compare two things using like or as. Ex.…
A metaphor compares two things by saying one IS the other. Ex…
Literal (connotative) Language
The common dictionary usage of a word.
Figurative (denotative) Language
Language that uses words way beyond their dictionary meaning.
52 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Self-Paced Phonics Ch. 2
Phoneme
Digraph
Syllable
Phonogram
The smallest sound unit of a language that distinguishes one…
Two letters that stand for a single phoneme
A unit of pronunciation that consists of a vowel alone or a v…
A letter sequence comprised of a vowel grapheme and an ending…
Phoneme
The smallest sound unit of a language that distinguishes one…
Digraph
Two letters that stand for a single phoneme
21 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Key terms Chapter 5 AP Human Geo-Nathalie G.
Creole or creolized language
denglish
dialect
ebonics
a language that relies from the mixing of a colonizers langua…
a combination of german and english
a regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
a dialect spoken by some african americans
Creole or creolized language
a language that relies from the mixing of a colonizers langua…
denglish
a combination of german and english
20 termscreated on December 4, 2016
AP Human Geography Chapter 5 Vocab
british received pronunciation (BRP)
creole or creolized language
dialect
ebonics
the dialect of england associated with upper class britons li…
a language that results from the mixing of the colonizer's la…
regional variation of a language distinguished by vocab, spel…
dialect spoken by some african -americans
british received pronunciation (BRP)
the dialect of england associated with upper class britons li…
creole or creolized language
a language that results from the mixing of the colonizer's la…
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Lang & Lit II Final
Semantic system
What is the strategy network that read…
What do efficient readers learn to do?
What is the purpose of guided reading?
The meaning of words
1. Monitor reading... 2. Search for information... 3. Correct reading
Learn to use phonemic strategies
To extend the student's strategies they currently have and he…
Semantic system
The meaning of words
What is the strategy network that read…
1. Monitor reading... 2. Search for information... 3. Correct reading
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FR 1
satiate
chimera
ardor
forbear
to satisfy or supply anything to excess.
a horrible or unreal creature of the imagination; any similar…
great warmth of feeling; fervor; passion.
to refrain, hold back, or withhold
satiate
to satisfy or supply anything to excess.
chimera
a horrible or unreal creature of the imagination; any similar…
49 termscreated on December 4, 2016
AP HUMAN GEO C. 5&6
Initially, Christianity spread by whic…
What is a system of written language c…
What is a regional variation of a lang…
Name the three major differences betwe…
Relocation Diffusion
Literary tradition
Dialect
Pronunciation, spelling & vocabulary
Initially, Christianity spread by whic…
Relocation Diffusion
What is a system of written language c…
Literary tradition
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English 10 Spelling Words
Xenophile
Obscure
Precocious
Prevaricate
Person who loves or enjoy frontiers ; strange customs
Needing not clear or plain can see
Someone who is unusually or mature development
To lie to speak falsely to avoid the truth
Xenophile
Person who loves or enjoy frontiers ; strange customs
Obscure
Needing not clear or plain can see
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R & J: Act II vocabulary
aside
soliloquy
exuent
oxymoron
A remark or passage by a character in a play that is intended…
An act of speaking one's thoughts aloud when by oneself or re…
Used as a stage direction in a printed play to indicate that…
A figure of speech in which apparently contradictory terms ap…
aside
A remark or passage by a character in a play that is intended…
soliloquy
An act of speaking one's thoughts aloud when by oneself or re…
20 termscreated on December 4, 2016
terms english
alliteration
allusion
analogy
figurative language
repeating of a constant sound tongue twisters
referring to a famous or familiar person place ththing or event
explaining a difficult idea or thing
almost any of these terms words or phrases that do not mean w…
alliteration
repeating of a constant sound tongue twisters
allusion
referring to a famous or familiar person place ththing or event
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english 6
recant
incantation
disenchanted
inaudible
to formally withdraw
ritual chant; spell
losing fondness for; disillusioned
so quiet as to be impossible to hear
recant
to formally withdraw
incantation
ritual chant; spell
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Linguistics Final
Define prescriptivism
Define descriptivism
7 places of articulation
6 manners of articulation
There are rules to language that must be followed
Language is defined by the rules that people set for it.
bilabial... labiodental... interdental... alveolar... palatal... velar... glottal
stop... fricative... affricate... nasal... liquid... glide
Define prescriptivism
There are rules to language that must be followed
Define descriptivism
Language is defined by the rules that people set for it.
20 termscreated on December 4, 2016
AP Human Geography Chapter 5 Vocab
british received pronunciation (BRP)
creole or creolized language
dialect
ebonics
the dialect of england associated with upper class britons li…
a language that results from the mixing of the colonizer's la…
regional variation of a language distinguished by vocab, spel…
dialect spoken by some african -americans
british received pronunciation (BRP)
the dialect of england associated with upper class britons li…
creole or creolized language
a language that results from the mixing of the colonizer's la…
20 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Spelling Bee 6A
vertical
inlet
botany
linen
up and down
A break in a barrier island that allows ocean water to come i…
The study of plants
white goods or clothing made with linen cloth
vertical
up and down
inlet
A break in a barrier island that allows ocean water to come i…
46 termscreated on December 4, 2016
English final exam
Alliteration
Allusions
Analysis
Antagonist
The repetition of consonant sound either at the beginning of…
Indirect references to famous person's events places or to ot…
Involves explication but differs by focusing on some element…
The character or force in a drama poem or a work of fiction o…
Alliteration
The repetition of consonant sound either at the beginning of…
Allusions
Indirect references to famous person's events places or to ot…
34 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Abeka English IV Test 7
What is a short narrative folksong whi…
What is a dramatic effect in which the…
What are words addressed to an inanima…
What is the kind of work that introduc…
popular ballad
aside
apostrophe
biography
What is a short narrative folksong whi…
popular ballad
What is a dramatic effect in which the…
aside
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F451 vocab
Venomous
Stolid
Hypnotized
Suspended
Extremely poisonous or injurious
Having or revealing little emotion or sensibility
Having your attention fixated as though by a spell
Supported or kept from sinking or falling by buoyancy
Venomous
Extremely poisonous or injurious
Stolid
Having or revealing little emotion or sensibility
96 termscreated on December 4, 2016
English Analysis Terms
Context of production
Context of reception
Register
Conventions
for what occasion, in what circumstance was the text created
in what particular or general circumstance or situation a rea…
the degree of formality used in a text, gives clues to the co…
rules governing certain text types of genres
Context of production
for what occasion, in what circumstance was the text created
Context of reception
in what particular or general circumstance or situation a rea…
39 termscreated on December 4, 2016
AP Human Geo; Chapter 5 & 6
British Received Pronunciation (BRP)
Creole or creolized language
Dialect
Ebonics
The dialect of English associated with upper-class Britons li…
defined as language that results from the mixing of the colon…
a regional variation of a language distinguished by distincti…
a combination of ebony and phonics
British Received Pronunciation (BRP)
The dialect of English associated with upper-class Britons li…
Creole or creolized language
defined as language that results from the mixing of the colon…
11 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Psych101 Midterm 2 Study guide 4: Cognition, Thinking, Language
Top-down Processing
Bottom-up Processing
Inductive Reasoning
Deductive Reasoning
Refers to a sequence of neural activation beginning in higher…
Refers to perceptual processing beginning in peripheral senso…
Reasoning that draws broad conclusions by generalizing from s…
Reasoning that begins with a general premise that is believed…
Top-down Processing
Refers to a sequence of neural activation beginning in higher…
Bottom-up Processing
Refers to perceptual processing beginning in peripheral senso…
30 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Newswriting Final Review
Dateline?
City and state in text of story
Abbreviation of political titles:
Military titles
Ex.... MACON, Ga.... JACKSON, Miss.... MONTGOMERY, Ala.
Spell out state and comma after state... Ex. ... Macon, Georgia,
Sen. Richard Shelby... Gov. Robert Bentley... Rep. Mike Rogers
Sgt.... Gen.... Maj.... Know major ones (private, etc.)
Dateline?
Ex.... MACON, Ga.... JACKSON, Miss.... MONTGOMERY, Ala.
City and state in text of story
Spell out state and comma after state... Ex. ... Macon, Georgia,
27 termscreated on December 4, 2016
JMM 108 FINAL
One of the keys to clarity in writing…
The strongest words in the English lan…
Jargon is specialized language that:
What are the 4 characteristics of medi…
simple sentences
nouns and verbs
should be avoided in writing for the mass media
accuracy, precision, clarity, efficiency
One of the keys to clarity in writing…
simple sentences
The strongest words in the English lan…
nouns and verbs
41 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Ch 13 The Written Word
T or F writing must be taught
first writing system
logogram
pictogram
T
4th millenium BCE
symbol that reps word/morpheme
pictures/symbols that reps an object/idea; not a complete wri…
T or F writing must be taught
T
first writing system
4th millenium BCE
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F451 Vocab arjun
venomous
stolid
hypnotized
suspended
extremely poisonous or injurious
having or revealing little emotion or sensibility
having your attention fixated as though by a spell
supported or kept from sinking or falling by buoyancy
venomous
extremely poisonous or injurious
stolid
having or revealing little emotion or sensibility
20 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Human geography chapter 5
Creole or creolized language
Denglisch
Dialect
Ebonics
A language that results from the mixing of the colonizers lan…
A combination of German and English
Original variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary sp…
A dialect spoken by some African Americans
Creole or creolized language
A language that results from the mixing of the colonizers lan…
Denglisch
A combination of German and English
20 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Grade 5 Spelling List E-20: Three Syllable Words
dinosaur
magazine
paragraph
tomorrow
noun ---a reptile of the Mesozoic era
noun ---a publication containing articles and photographs
noun ---a distinct section of a piece of writing
noun ---the day following today
dinosaur
noun ---a reptile of the Mesozoic era
magazine
noun ---a publication containing articles and photographs
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Homo, Hetero
Homo
Hetero
Homochromatic
Heterochromic
"one and the same," "like"
"different"
(adj.) Having the same color; Monochromatic; unicolor
(adj.) Having different colors
Homo
"one and the same," "like"
Hetero
"different"
12 termscreated on December 4, 2016
25 global english
what makes a language dominant
Official languages can be enforced:
Global English
How did english get so big?
majority of speakers... language of gov... exclusive language of ed…
YES:... private workplaces by the employer... NO:... private workplace…
very powerful language... spoken by people in inner circle (UK,…
colonization... technology
what makes a language dominant
majority of speakers... language of gov... exclusive language of ed…
Official languages can be enforced:
YES:... private workplaces by the employer... NO:... private workplace…
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English Vocab Julius Caesar 1
blank verse
iambic pantemeter
foot
iamb
verse without ryhme
unstressed followed by a long syllable stressed
combo of unstressed and stressed
metrical foot consisting of one unstressed and one stressed
blank verse
verse without ryhme
iambic pantemeter
unstressed followed by a long syllable stressed
21 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Chapter 5
Creole/Creolized language
Denglish
Dialect
Ebonics
A language that results from the mixing of the colonizers lan…
A combination of German and English
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary…
A dialect spoken by some African-Americans
Creole/Creolized language
A language that results from the mixing of the colonizers lan…
Denglish
A combination of German and English
12 termscreated on December 4, 2016
English
Cannot
Can't hardly can't scarcely
Cause
Christmas
Do not spell as two separate words
The words hardly and scarcely are negative they should be use…
Never use cause as a replacement for because
Never abbreviate to xmas
Cannot
Do not spell as two separate words
Can't hardly can't scarcely
The words hardly and scarcely are negative they should be use…
31 termscreated on December 4, 2016
AP Human Geography Unit 4 Vocab
Language Family
Language branch
Language group
Indo-European
collection of languages related through a common ancestral la…
collection of languages within a family related through commo…
collection of languages within a branch, share common origin…
most widely used language family. Predominant in Europe, Sout…
Language Family
collection of languages related through a common ancestral la…
Language branch
collection of languages within a family related through commo…
121 termscreated on December 4, 2016
AGQBA Junior Practice Set 9
Three states entered the union during…
Translate into Spanish the English wor…
This gymnastics movement, also called…
Math Computation. A 14-ounce can of fr…
Kansas
Fácil
Round-off
32 cents
Three states entered the union during…
Kansas
Translate into Spanish the English wor…
Fácil
20 termscreated on December 4, 2016
AP Human Geography Chapter 5 Vocab
british received pronunciation (BRP)
creole or creolized language
dialect
ebonics
the dialect of england associated with upper class britons li…
a language that results from the mixing of the colonizer's la…
regional variation of a language distinguished by vocab, spel…
dialect spoken by some african -americans
british received pronunciation (BRP)
the dialect of england associated with upper class britons li…
creole or creolized language
a language that results from the mixing of the colonizer's la…
21 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Ch.5
Creol
Denglish
Dialect
Ebonics
A language that results from the mixing of a colonizers langu…
Combination of German and English
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary…
A dialect spoken by some African-Americans
Creol
A language that results from the mixing of a colonizers langu…
Denglish
Combination of German and English
20 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Chapter 5
Creole or creolized language
Denglish
Dialect
Ebonics
A language that result from using a colonizers language with…
A combination of German and English
Original variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary ,…
A dialect spoken by African Americans
Creole or creolized language
A language that result from using a colonizers language with…
Denglish
A combination of German and English
31 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Lang Dis- Reading
The task of _____ is the point were th…
In processing speech, word meaning is…
In reading, a word's meaning can be ac…
Learning to read requires explicit kno…
word recognition
phonological representation.
1. indirectly, by way of a phonological representation or 2.…
phonological
The task of _____ is the point were th…
word recognition
In processing speech, word meaning is…
phonological representation.
12 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Unit Six
recant
incantation
disenchanted
inaudible
to formally withdraw
ritual chant; spell
losing fondness for; disillusioned
so quite as to be impossible to hear
recant
to formally withdraw
incantation
ritual chant; spell
10 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Sentences 5
metamorphosis
neophyte
pachyderm
megalomania
the boy looked in the mirror and realized the spell had cause…
"you wouldn't even know Jose is a neophyte on the piano when…
when it comes to basketball the girl is completely pachyderm.
In my opinion super man is guilty of a little to much megalom…
metamorphosis
the boy looked in the mirror and realized the spell had cause…
neophyte
"you wouldn't even know Jose is a neophyte on the piano when…
24 termscreated on December 4, 2016
History
How did John Smith improve conditions…
What is the economy like in New Englan…
What are the New England colonies?
What are the Middle Colonies?
Forcing settlers to work and build houses by creating rules t…
Often harsh climate and rocky soil meant that few New England…
Massachusetts ... New Hampshire... Maine... Connecticut ... Rhode Island
New York... Pennsylvania ... New Jersey ... Delaware
How did John Smith improve conditions…
Forcing settlers to work and build houses by creating rules t…
What is the economy like in New Englan…
Often harsh climate and rocky soil meant that few New England…
19 termscreated on December 4, 2016
English Suffix
able
age
al
an, n, ian
able to... Ex - respectable
act, condition... Ex - marriage
of, pertaining to... Ex - mortal
of, pertaining to... Ex - amphibian
able
able to... Ex - respectable
age
act, condition... Ex - marriage
17 termscreated on December 4, 2016
304 test two
What is the difference between ... assess…
evaluation should be what... ....instead…
Formative
summative
Assessment: Gathering evidence on what students know and can…
directions, comments, concerns, praise not just a score.
Collect evidence by monitoring, observing, and analyzing... ,tak…
taken at the end of a unit
What is the difference between ... assess…
Assessment: Gathering evidence on what students know and can…
evaluation should be what... ....instead…
directions, comments, concerns, praise not just a score.
33 termscreated on December 4, 2016
lessons 5 and 6 english
monlogue
homonym
equivocate
benefactor
a long speech by one actor in a ply or movie
two or more words with the same spelling but different meaning
use unclear language so as to conceal the truth
a person who gives money or help to a person or cause
monlogue
a long speech by one actor in a ply or movie
homonym
two or more words with the same spelling but different meaning
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