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PRE AP ENGLISH UNIT 11
Brevity
Comport
Concise
Demure
(n.) shortness
(v.) to conduct or bear oneself, behave, to be in agreement
(adj.) expressing much in a few words
(adj.) sober or serious in manner, modest
Brevity
(n.) shortness
Comport
(v.) to conduct or bear oneself, behave, to be in agreement
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Unit 3 Pre-AP English
Jingoistic Definition
Jingoistic Synonium
Jingoistic Antonym
Implacable Definition
Overly patriotic
Nationalistic
Unbiased
Unable to be soothed
Jingoistic Definition
Overly patriotic
Jingoistic Synonium
Nationalistic
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Unit One English pre ap
anguish
annihilation
articulate
bravado
great mental suffering or physical pain
the act or result of destroying completely
expressing oneself effectively and clearly
a false show of bravery
anguish
great mental suffering or physical pain
annihilation
the act or result of destroying completely
Pre-AP English Unit Ten
Adept
Aspire
Bleak
Chide
(Adj) Thoroughly skilled... (Noun) An expert
(Verb) To have ambitious hopes or plans, strive toward a high…
(Adj) Bare, dreary, dismal
(Verb) To blame; scold
Adept
(Adj) Thoroughly skilled... (Noun) An expert
Aspire
(Verb) To have ambitious hopes or plans, strive toward a high…
Pre-AP English Unit Twelve
Appreciable
Autocratic
Blanch
Blasphemy
(Adj) Sufficient to be noticed or measured
(Adj) Absolute in power or authority
(Verb) To remove the color from; to make or turn pale; to par…
(Noun) An act, utterance, or writing showing contempt for som…
Appreciable
(Adj) Sufficient to be noticed or measured
Autocratic
(Adj) Absolute in power or authority
Pre-AP English Unit Seven
Adieu
Advent
Apex
Assimilate
(Interjection) "Farewell!"... (Noun) A farewell
(Noun) An arrival; a coming into place or view
(Noun) The highest point, tip
(Verb) To absorb fully; to adopt as one's own; to adapt fully
Adieu
(Interjection) "Farewell!"... (Noun) A farewell
Advent
(Noun) An arrival; a coming into place or view
Pre-AP English Unit Six
Atone
Bondage
Credible
Defray
(Verb) To make up for
(Noun) Slavery; any state of being bound or held down
(Adj) Believable
(Verb) To pay for
Atone
(Verb) To make up for
Bondage
(Noun) Slavery; any state of being bound or held down
Pre-AP English Unit Three
Abridge
Adherent
Altercation
Cherubic
(Verb) To make shorter
(Noun) A follower, supporter... (Adj) Attached, sticking to
(Noun) An angry argument
(Adj) Resembling an angel portrayed as a little child with a…
Abridge
(Verb) To make shorter
Adherent
(Noun) A follower, supporter... (Adj) Attached, sticking to
Pre-AP English Unit Eight
Assurance
Asylum
Console
Dilate
(Noun) A pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence
(Noun) An institution for the care of children, elderly peopl…
(Verb) To comfort... (Noun) The keyboard of an organ; a control…
(Verb) To make or become larger or wider; to expand upon
Assurance
(Noun) A pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence
Asylum
(Noun) An institution for the care of children, elderly peopl…
Pre-AP English Unit Eleven
Brevity
Comport
Concise
Demure
(Noun) Shortness
(Verb) To conduct or bear oneself, behave; to be in agreement
(Adj) Expressing much in few words
(Adj) Sober or serious in manner, modest
Brevity
(Noun) Shortness
Comport
(Verb) To conduct or bear oneself, behave; to be in agreement
Pre-AP English Unit Nine
Auxiliary
Candid
Cubicle
Drudgery
(Adj) Giving assitance or support... (Noun) A helper, aid
(Adj) Frank, sincere; impartial; unposed
(Noun) A small room or compartment
(Noun) Work that is hard and tiresome
Auxiliary
(Adj) Giving assitance or support... (Noun) A helper, aid
Candid
(Adj) Frank, sincere; impartial; unposed
Pre-AP English Unit Five
Accomplice
Annihilate
Arbitrary
Brazen
(Noun) A person who takes part in a crime
(Verb) To destroy completely
(Adj) Unreasonable; based on one's wishes or whims without re…
(Adj) Shameless, impudent; made of brass
Accomplice
(Noun) A person who takes part in a crime
Annihilate
(Verb) To destroy completely
Pre-AP English Unit Four
Abscound
Access
Anarchy
Arduous
(Verb) To run off and hide
(Noun) Approach or admittance to places, persons, things; an…
(Noun) A lack of government and law; confusion
(Adj) Hard to do, requiring much effort
Abscound
(Verb) To run off and hide
Access
(Noun) Approach or admittance to places, persons, things; an…
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English Pre AP unit 5
Accomplice
Noun
Accomplice
Annihilate
A person who takes part in a crime
Accomplice
Synonyms are partner in crime, confederate
To destroy completely
Accomplice
A person who takes part in a crime
Noun
Accomplice
Pre-AP English Unit Two
Adjourn
Alien
Comely
Compensate
(Verb) To stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
(Noun) A citizen of another country... (Adj) Foreign; strange
(Adj) Having a pleasing appearance
(Verb) To make up for; to repay for services
Adjourn
(Verb) To stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
Alien
(Noun) A citizen of another country... (Adj) Foreign; strange
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English Pre-AP Unit 3
Anachronism
Archaic
Ardor
Benefactor
Something or someone that is not in its correct historical or…
Marked by the characteristics of an earlier period; antiquated
Great warmth of feeling; fervor; passion
A person who confers a benefit; kindly helper
Anachronism
Something or someone that is not in its correct historical or…
Archaic
Marked by the characteristics of an earlier period; antiquated
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English Pre-AP Unit 2
Bulbous
Conscientious
Congenial
Derision
Shaped like a bulb ; swollen
Characterized by extreme care and great effort
Friendly, compatible
Contemptuous laughter; mockery
Bulbous
Shaped like a bulb ; swollen
Conscientious
Characterized by extreme care and great effort
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English Pre-AP Unit 1
Afflicted (adj. part.,v.)
Ardent (adj.)
Clandestine (adj.)
Egregious (adj.)
impaired; usually refers to people who is mentally or physica…
Characterized by strong enthusiasm
Conducted with or marked by hidden aims or methods
Conspicuously and outrageously bad or reprehensible
Afflicted (adj. part.,v.)
impaired; usually refers to people who is mentally or physica…
Ardent (adj.)
Characterized by strong enthusiasm
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English 1 Pre AP
Expressive writing
Theme
moral courage
ethics
When you write to express yourself and when the writing is no…
The overall meaning or message of the story but is not stated…
When you do something for someone or something even though th…
your beliefs that control you actions
Expressive writing
When you write to express yourself and when the writing is no…
Theme
The overall meaning or message of the story but is not stated…
unit 6 Pre-Ap English 2
brusque
demagogue
cajole
ennui
abrupt,blunt,with no formalities
a leader who exploits popular prejudices and false claims and…
to coax, persuade through flattery or artifice : to deceive w…
weariness and discontent from lack of occupation or interest,…
brusque
abrupt,blunt,with no formalities
demagogue
a leader who exploits popular prejudices and false claims and…
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Pre-AP English 10 Unit 12
abjure
acrid
august
callous
(v.) to renounce, repudiate under oath; to avoid, shun
(adj.) harsh in taste or odor; sharp in manner or temper
(adj.) majestic, inspiring admiration and respect
(adj.) emotionally hardened, unfeeling
abjure
(v.) to renounce, repudiate under oath; to avoid, shun
acrid
(adj.) harsh in taste or odor; sharp in manner or temper
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English Pre-AP Terminology
Tone
Motif
Mood
Conflict
The attitude a writer takes toward the reader, subject, or ch…
A recurring idea in a work of literature
The overall emotion created by a work of literature
A struggle or clash between opposing forces
Tone
The attitude a writer takes toward the reader, subject, or ch…
Motif
A recurring idea in a work of literature
unit 7 Pre-Ap English2
desecrate
inconsequential
concoct
disconcert
to commit sacrilege treat irreverently; to contaminate, pollute
trifling, unimportant
to prepare by combining ingredients, make up ; to devise, inv…
to confuse: to disturb the composure of
desecrate
to commit sacrilege treat irreverently; to contaminate, pollute
inconsequential
trifling, unimportant
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PreAP English I: Unit 2 Vocabulary
adjourn
alien
comely
compensate
(v.) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place.…
(n.) a citizen of another country; (adj.) foreign, strange.... S…
(adj.) having a pleasing appearance.... SYN: good-looking, attra…
(v.) to make up for; to repay for services.... SYN: pay back, re…
adjourn
(v.) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place.…
alien
(n.) a citizen of another country; (adj.) foreign, strange.... S…
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Pre-Ap English Unit 3
HIB/HAB... Latin HABERE, HABITUM
Prohibit
Inhibit
FUS/FOUND... Latin FUNDERE, FUSUM
To have/ to hold
To stop someone from doing something; prevent
To get in the way of; hinder
To pour out
HIB/HAB... Latin HABERE, HABITUM
To have/ to hold
Prohibit
To stop someone from doing something; prevent
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Unit 5 Pre-Ap English
Lega
Legacy
Delegate
Act/Ag
Latin: to appoint, to send on a mission, to charge with
Body of ideas, achievements, and morals
To divide up, especially responsibilities
Latin, to do,act
Lega
Latin: to appoint, to send on a mission, to charge with
Legacy
Body of ideas, achievements, and morals
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Pre-AP English Unit 5
LEGA
legacy
delegate
ACT//AG
to appoint, to send on a mission, to charge with
body of ideas, achievements, and morals
to divide up, especially responsibilities
to do, act
LEGA
to appoint, to send on a mission, to charge with
legacy
body of ideas, achievements, and morals
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PreAp English Unit 6
condone
nuance
connoisseur
enigma
accept and allow wrong behavior to continue
a subtle difference in or shade of meaning, expression, or so…
an expert judge in matters of taste.
a person or thing that is mysterious, puzzling, or difficult…
condone
accept and allow wrong behavior to continue
nuance
a subtle difference in or shade of meaning, expression, or so…
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Unit 1: English Pre Ap
plot
exposition
inciting moment
rising action
the series of events that present and resolve a conflict. man…
the background information that introduces characters, settin…
an event that occurs which initiates the main action and begi…
presents complications that intensify the primary conflict; b…
plot
the series of events that present and resolve a conflict. man…
exposition
the background information that introduces characters, settin…
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Unit 8 Pre-ap English
Placid
Complacent
Placebo
Gratuitous
Calm, undisturbed
Satisfied with a situation that should be changed or improved
Something which has a positive mental effect, but no physical…
Unnecessary or unwanted
Placid
Calm, undisturbed
Complacent
Satisfied with a situation that should be changed or improved
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Unit 3 Pre AP English
Abstain
Confound
deplete
implement
restrain oneself from doing or enjoying something
cause surprise or confusion in (someone), especially by actin…
use up the supply or resources of
a tool, utensil, or other piece of equipment, especially as u…
Abstain
restrain oneself from doing or enjoying something
Confound
cause surprise or confusion in (someone), especially by actin…
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Pre AP English Unit 2
adroit
amicable
averse
belligerent
skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
peaceful, friendly
having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling
given to fighting, warlike; combative, aggressive
adroit
skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
amicable
peaceful, friendly
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PreAP English I: Unit 3 Vocabulary
abridge
adherent
altercation
cherubic
(v.) to make shorter.... SYN: shorten, condense, abbreviate... ANT:…
(n.) a follower, supporter; (adj.) attached, sticking to.... SYN…
(n.) an angry argument.... SYN: quarrel, dispute, squabble... ANT:…
(adj.) resembling an angel portrayed as a little child with a…
abridge
(v.) to make shorter.... SYN: shorten, condense, abbreviate... ANT:…
adherent
(n.) a follower, supporter; (adj.) attached, sticking to.... SYN…
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Unit 7 Pre Ap English
Abhor
Amend
Buffet
Chaos
To regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
To change in a formal way ;to change for the better
To slap or cuff; to strike repeatedly; to drive force with bl…
Great confusion, disorder
Abhor
To regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
Amend
To change in a formal way ;to change for the better
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PreAP English I: Unit 2 Vocabulary
adjourn
alien
comely
compensate
(v.) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place.…
(n.) a citizen of another country; (adj.) foreign, strange.... S…
(adj.) having a pleasing appearance.... SYN: good-looking, attra…
(v.) to make up for; to repay for services.... SYN: pay back, re…
adjourn
(v.) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place.…
alien
(n.) a citizen of another country; (adj.) foreign, strange.... S…
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English pre-ap unit one
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
able to use the right and left hands equally well
to make larger, increase
deprived of
adulterate
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
ambidextrous
able to use the right and left hands equally well
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Unit 1 pre-ap English
admonish
breach
brigand
circumspect
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
(n.) an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infractio…
(n.) a bandit, robber, outlaw, highway man
(adj.) careful, cautious
admonish
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
breach
(n.) an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infractio…
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Unit 1 English PreAp
Admonish
Breach
Brigand
Circumspect
Verb.... To caution or advise against something; to remind of a…
Noun. ... An opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infract…
Noun.... A bandit, robber, outlaw, highway man
Adjective.... Careful, cautious
Admonish
Verb.... To caution or advise against something; to remind of a…
Breach
Noun. ... An opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infract…
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Unit 2 Pre AP English
Enunciate
Renounce
Pronouncement
Invoke
To pronounce or articulate
To reject by declaration
A declaration of opinion; judgement
To call on for support
Enunciate
To pronounce or articulate
Renounce
To reject by declaration
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Unit Three, Pre-Ap English
Hib/Hab
Prohibit
Inhibit
Fus/Found
Latin: to have, hold
Prevent
To get in the way of: Hinder
Latin: To pour out
Hib/Hab
Latin: to have, hold
Prohibit
Prevent
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Pre-AP English Unit Four
Abscound
Access
Anarchy
Arduous
(Verb) To run off and hide
(Noun) Approach or admittance to places, persons, things; an…
(Noun) A lack of government and law; confusion
(Adj) Hard to do, requiring much effort
Abscound
(Verb) To run off and hide
Access
(Noun) Approach or admittance to places, persons, things; an…
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Pre-AP English - Unit 1
Pernicious
Pernicious
Pernicious
Pernicious
Intending to cause harm - adjective
Harmful
Dangerous
Kind
Pernicious
Intending to cause harm - adjective
Pernicious
Harmful
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Pre Ap English Unit 1
Approbation
Assuage
Coalition
Decadence
Approval; commendation
To make less severe; ease; relieve
Fusion; union into one body
Deterioration; decay
Approbation
Approval; commendation
Assuage
To make less severe; ease; relieve
Pre-Ap English unit 1
Mrs.grundy
Sarcasm
Pandora's box
Ivory tower
Prudish
Use of irony to mock using, ironic language.
Leading up to an enexpected trouble
Person out of touch with reality
Mrs.grundy
Prudish
Sarcasm
Use of irony to mock using, ironic language.
Unit 5 Pre-AP English
Altruistic
Assent
Benefactor
Chivalrous
Selfless
Agree
Do goods to others, assist
Knight, honor
Altruistic
Selfless
Assent
Agree
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Pre AP English Unit 3
Inexorable
Avarice
Capacious
Affability
unyielding; unalterable
greed for riches
capable of holding much
easy to approach and talk to; friendly
Inexorable
unyielding; unalterable
Avarice
greed for riches
Pre-AP English Unit 9
Insatiable greed for riches; inordinat…
Of the human body; bodily; physical
Not to be fearful or intimidated; intr…
To use ambiguous or unclear expression…
Avarice ... (AV-er-is) ... (Noun)
Corporal ... (KAWR-per-uh-l) ... (Adjective)
Dauntless ... (DAWNT-ls)... (Adjective)
Equivocate ... (ih-KWIV-uh-keyt) ... (V.I.)
Insatiable greed for riches; inordinat…
Avarice ... (AV-er-is) ... (Noun)
Of the human body; bodily; physical
Corporal ... (KAWR-per-uh-l) ... (Adjective)
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PreAP English II: Unit 1 Vocabulary
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
(v.) to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of l…
(adj.) able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; de…
(v.) to make larger, increase.... SYN: versatile, flexible... ANT:…
(adj.) deprived of; made unhappy through a loss.... SYN: bereave…
adulterate
(v.) to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of l…
ambidextrous
(adj.) able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; de…
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PreAP English II: Unit 4 Vocabulary
affiliated
ascertain
attainment
bequeath
(adj., part.) associated, connected.... SYN: attached, related,…
(v.) to find out.... SYN: discover, establish
(n.) an accomplishment, the act of achieving.... SYN: achievemen…
(v.) to give or pass on as an inheritance.... SYN: transmit, bes…
affiliated
(adj., part.) associated, connected.... SYN: attached, related,…
ascertain
(v.) to find out.... SYN: discover, establish
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Pre-AP English I - Unit 1
admonish ... (ad mān' ish)
breach ... (brēch)
brigand... (brig' ęnd)
circumspect... (ser' kem spekt)
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
(n) an opening, gap, rapture; rift, a violation or infraction…
(n) a bandit, robber, outlaw, highwayman
(adj) careful, cautious
admonish ... (ad mān' ish)
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
breach ... (brēch)
(n) an opening, gap, rapture; rift, a violation or infraction…
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