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17 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Unit 5: Culture - Language
Language
Creole Language
Mutual Intelligibility
Standard Language
English
Sangle Kinubi
Spanish and Portuguese
English and Spanish
Language
English
Creole Language
Sangle Kinubi
60 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Vocabulary set 10, Vocabulary set 11, English vocab set 9
Cozen
Nebulous
Onerous
Perdition
(v.) to trick or deceive
Unclear, vague; not clearly defined; in the form of a cloud o…
(adj.) involving great effort and difficulty
(n.) a state of eternal punishment and damnation into which a…
Cozen
(v.) to trick or deceive
Nebulous
Unclear, vague; not clearly defined; in the form of a cloud o…
32 termscreated on January 19, 2017
eng unit 56
vote for
secret ballot
general election
elect
stimmen für
official piece of paper, called like that because no one know…
when people elect the next government
wählen
vote for
stimmen für
secret ballot
official piece of paper, called like that because no one know…
48 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Latin Root Vocab 2.0
Animosity
Equanimity
Magnanimous
Stellar
Dislike; hatred... Noun
Mental or emotional stability... Noun
Generous in forgiving an insult or injury... Adjective
Like a star... Adjective
Animosity
Dislike; hatred... Noun
Equanimity
Mental or emotional stability... Noun
43 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Unidad 2 Lección 1
¿A qué hora es?
¿Qúe hora es?
A la
Son las
At what time is?
What time is it?
At... o´clock
It is... o´clock
¿A qué hora es?
At what time is?
¿Qúe hora es?
What time is it?
15 termscreated on January 19, 2017
English midterm
Foreshadowing
Thesis statement
Verbal irony
Dramatic irony
A hint or clue relating to what will happen later in the story
Your particular position on a given topic, has to have an opp…
The discrepancy between what is SAID and what is MEANT (sarca…
When the reader knows more about the events of the story/dram…
Foreshadowing
A hint or clue relating to what will happen later in the story
Thesis statement
Your particular position on a given topic, has to have an opp…
17 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Greek Gods And Goddesses: Names, Symbols, and Realms
Zeus
Poseidon
Hades
Hera
Roman Name: Jupiter or Jove... Symbols: Eagle, oak, thunderbolt…
Roman Name: Neptune... Symbols: dolphin, horses, trident... Realm:…
Roman Name: Pluto or Dis ... Symbols: Cerberus, cypress tree, bi…
Roman Name: Juno ... Symbols: pomegranate, peacock, diadem.... Real…
Zeus
Roman Name: Jupiter or Jove... Symbols: Eagle, oak, thunderbolt…
Poseidon
Roman Name: Neptune... Symbols: dolphin, horses, trident... Realm:…
21 termscreated on January 19, 2017
English Literary Terms
Plot
Exposition
Point of View
Setting
The series of related events that make up a story.
Part of the plot that introduces the situation.
The perspective from which the story is told.
The time and placd of the story.
Plot
The series of related events that make up a story.
Exposition
Part of the plot that introduces the situation.
22 termscreated on January 19, 2017
English ch 8+9 vocab
Abhorrence
Ardently
Availed
Censured
(N)Intense disapproval or dislike ... Syn: hatred
(Adv)Enthusiastically... Syn: passionately
(V)Made useful; helpful... Syn: aid
Severely critisized
Abhorrence
(N)Intense disapproval or dislike ... Syn: hatred
Ardently
(Adv)Enthusiastically... Syn: passionately
36 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Komm Mit! 1 Kapitel 4 Erste Stufe
die Schule
haben
die Klasse
der Stundenplan
School
to have
class
schedule
die Schule
School
haben
to have
31 termscreated on January 19, 2017
BIG 11H - English Unit 11 Vocabulary
Incite
Incline
Inclined
Inclusive
(Verb) Encourage or stir up ( violent or unlawful behavior)
(Noun) An inclined surface or plane; a slope, especially on a…
(Verb) ( Be inclined to/ toward/; to do something) Feel willi…
(Adjective) Including or covering all the services, facilitie…
Incite
(Verb) Encourage or stir up ( violent or unlawful behavior)
Incline
(Noun) An inclined surface or plane; a slope, especially on a…
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English cards
Amenable
Asperity
Behest
Capricious
Responsive to advice;willing
Roughness or harshness of surface
An authoritative command
Whim, fickle
Amenable
Responsive to advice;willing
Asperity
Roughness or harshness of surface
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Present simple - present continuous
is
are
is
are
Emily ____ washing the dishes.
They ____ making lunch.
Is Ann washing dishes? Yes, she ___
Are they talking? Yes, they ____
is
Emily ____ washing the dishes.
are
They ____ making lunch.
31 termscreated on January 19, 2017
BIG 11 H - English Unit 10 Vocabulary
Grisly
Grove
Grovel
Guile
(Adjective) Causing horror or disgust
(Noun) A small wood, orchard, or group of trees
(Verb) Lie or move abjectly on the ground with one's face dow…
(Noun) Sly or cunning intelligence
Grisly
(Adjective) Causing horror or disgust
Grove
(Noun) A small wood, orchard, or group of trees
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Vocab Week 9 English
Pompous
Pilfer
Sever
Ascertain
Thinking more highly of yourself than what is necessary
To steal in small quantities
To separate from or to cut off
To find out for sure or definitely
Pompous
Thinking more highly of yourself than what is necessary
Pilfer
To steal in small quantities
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Vocabulary Unit 8
external
prevention
organs
radiation
(adj.)the outside part or what can be seen on the surface or…
(n.)keeps something from happening
(n.)structures made of cells and tissues in a living thing th…
(n.)waves of light or heat energy
external
(adj.)the outside part or what can be seen on the surface or…
prevention
(n.)keeps something from happening
12 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Vocabulary-Unit 19-9th Grade
matron
maternal
matriculate
partonize
a married woman
having the qualities of a mother; motherly
to enroll in a degree program, especially at a college
to regularly visit or give business to... to talk down to; conde…
matron
a married woman
maternal
having the qualities of a mother; motherly
19 termscreated on January 19, 2017
English 9 midterm vocabulary assessment
Abate
Askew
Benign
Captivate
To make or become less strong, severe or intense
Out of line, bent, crooked, lopsided
Gentle, kind, mild
Charm, fascinate, capture full attention
Abate
To make or become less strong, severe or intense
Askew
Out of line, bent, crooked, lopsided
14 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Vocab 6
fore
capit, capt
syn, sym
ous
before
head
same
full of
fore
before
capit, capt
head
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English pd8 61-80
Expletive
Expunge
Fecund
Feston
An exclamatory word or phase
To strike out,to erase,to move
To detail or remove
A decorative chain or strip hung between two points
Expletive
An exclamatory word or phase
Expunge
To strike out,to erase,to move
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Vocab #9
Steadfast
Conciliatory
Docile
Acquiesce
firmly fixed and unchanging
willing to make amends
Obedient or easily taught or managed
to accept as inevitable or to comply passively
Steadfast
firmly fixed and unchanging
Conciliatory
willing to make amends
25 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Metamorphis Practice Test (TAKE IN TEST MODE W/ ONLY MULT. CHOICE!)
Gregor Samsa is a(n):
Gregor seems to be most attached to wh…
How is Gregor transformed into an inse…
Gregor's absence from work looks suspi…
traveling salesman
a framed clipping from a magazine
no one seems to know or really care
he has never been out sick from work
Gregor Samsa is a(n):
traveling salesman
Gregor seems to be most attached to wh…
a framed clipping from a magazine
65 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Chapter 2A Vocabulario
El Almuerzo
La Clase
La Clase De . . .
Arte
Lunch
Class
. . . Class
Art
El Almuerzo
Lunch
La Clase
Class
16 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Human Geo. Chapter 7 Test
Despite efforts to preserve local lang…
The most numerous ethnicities(in order…
Hispanics are heavily clustered in____
The largest concentration of Asian Ame…
mass communication and popular culture
African American, Hispanic, Asian American, and American Indi…
Arizona, California, New Mexico, Texas, Florida, and New York.
Hawaii
Despite efforts to preserve local lang…
mass communication and popular culture
The most numerous ethnicities(in order…
African American, Hispanic, Asian American, and American Indi…
16 termscreated on January 19, 2017
English Latin Roots Unit 9
Tort/Torq
tortuous
retort
extort
to twist
not direct or straightforward
to respond critically or sarcastically
to wrongly or illegally force someone to comply with a demand
Tort/Torq
to twist
tortuous
not direct or straightforward
10 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Rhetorical Vocab #9
loose sentence
lyric
maxim
melodrama
a sentence that follows the customary word order of English s…
subjective, reflective poetry with regular rhyme scheme and m…
a saying expressing common wisdom or truth
a literary account in which the incidents are sensational, th…
loose sentence
a sentence that follows the customary word order of English s…
lyric
subjective, reflective poetry with regular rhyme scheme and m…
5 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Vocab 2
Berate
Diminutive
Lenient
Pungent
痛斥 to scold vehemently
小的 small or miniature
宽容的 demonstrating tolerance or gentleness
刺激性的 having a pointed, sharp quality-often used to describe s…
Berate
痛斥 to scold vehemently
Diminutive
小的 small or miniature
20 termscreated on January 19, 2017
ap english
amnesty
autonomy
axiomatic
blazon
an official pardon for people who have been convicted of poli…
(of a country or region) the right or condition of self-gover…
self-evident or unquestionable
display prominently or vividly
amnesty
an official pardon for people who have been convicted of poli…
autonomy
(of a country or region) the right or condition of self-gover…
6 termscreated on January 19, 2017
English III: "Indian Education" Vocab
precocious
missionary
squaw
Chicano
(a child) having developed certain abilities or proclivities…
a person sent on a religious mission
an American-Indian woman or wife
a person of Mexican origin, descent especially a man or boy
precocious
(a child) having developed certain abilities or proclivities…
missionary
a person sent on a religious mission
8 termscreated on January 19, 2017
English; Romeo and Juliet Terms
Meter
Beat
Iambic Pentameter
Lyric poetry
The rythmic pattern that poetry lyrics follow
Main accent or rhythmic unit in music and or poetry
A line of verse where every other syllable is stressed and un…
Song like poetry, expresses the emotion of the speaker. It is…
Meter
The rythmic pattern that poetry lyrics follow
Beat
Main accent or rhythmic unit in music and or poetry
30 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Lesson 15
τὸ ποιεῖν
θέλω = ἐθέλω
σῶμα
ψυχή
"articular infinitive": infinitive with neuter article, used…
...
accusative of respect
accusative of respect
τὸ ποιεῖν
"articular infinitive": infinitive with neuter article, used…
θέλω = ἐθέλω
...
36 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Spanish School Supplies
Calculator
Folders
Pens
Pencil
Calculadora
Carpetas
Bolígrafo
Lápiz
Calculator
Calculadora
Folders
Carpetas
9 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Vocab #8
Cynical
Cantankerous
Skeptic
Belligerent
distrustful, especially of human nature
cranky
a person who doubts everything unless there is absolute proof
warlike and hostile
Cynical
distrustful, especially of human nature
Cantankerous
cranky
20 termscreated on January 19, 2017
English quiz 3
amiable
cartogapher
despondent
expatriate
friendly
person who makes maps
having no hope; miserable
refugee,emigrant, someone living away form his own country
amiable
friendly
cartogapher
person who makes maps
15 termscreated on January 19, 2017
English vocab 1/20/17
Subjected
Elemental
Theoretically
Autonomously
Exposed
Basic
Based on an idea
Alone of independent
Subjected
Exposed
Elemental
Basic
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Irregular English Verbs
saw
taught
bought
did
_____seen
_____taught
_____bought
_____done
saw
_____seen
taught
_____taught
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Vocab English
Exult
Reputable
Prediliction
Alleviate
To rejoice
Of good reputation
A preference or inclination for someting
To relive, make more bearable
Exult
To rejoice
Reputable
Of good reputation
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Unit 12
spartan
gadfliy
homage
spurn
adj. severe, rigorous, disciplined
n. a person who continually annoys others
n. action showing respect and honor
v. scornfully refuse or reject
spartan
adj. severe, rigorous, disciplined
gadfliy
n. a person who continually annoys others
10 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Other European in the New World
In addition to Spain name one other Eu…
Why did many European nations go to th…
Did all European nations go to the sam…
Whose claim in the New World became ve…
...
...
...
...
In addition to Spain name one other Eu…
...
Why did many European nations go to th…
...
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Vocab for Antigone 1/19/17
helm
marshaled
carrion
eddy
helmet; armor plate that protects the head
organized and arranged
dead and putrefying flesh
a current of water or air running contrary to the main current
helm
helmet; armor plate that protects the head
marshaled
organized and arranged
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English Vocabulary Week 2
Adjourn
Alien
Comely
Compensate
(V) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
(N) a citizen of another country; (adj) foreign, strange
(Adj) having a pleasing appearance
(V) to make up for; to repay for services
Adjourn
(V) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
Alien
(N) a citizen of another country; (adj) foreign, strange
10 termscreated on January 19, 2017
English Vocabulary
quantitative
zenith
astute
recur
...
...
...
...
quantitative
...
zenith
...
13 termscreated on January 19, 2017
ENGLISH
Proficient
Factotum
Facsimile
Facile
Skillet at; highly knowledgeable of
An assistant who does a variety of jobs
Copy or imitation
Too simplsitic or easy
Proficient
Skillet at; highly knowledgeable of
Factotum
An assistant who does a variety of jobs
5 termscreated on January 19, 2017
11th Second Semester List Three
sacrosanct
livid
opaque
trite
regarded as too important to be changed/interfered with
extremely angry
not able to be seen through; not transparent
lacking originality or flair
sacrosanct
regarded as too important to be changed/interfered with
livid
extremely angry
12 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Vocab #7
Aversion
Machination
Seditious
Debacle
dislike and opposition
a scheme to do harm
guilty of treason (rebellion against a government)
a complete failure
Aversion
dislike and opposition
Machination
a scheme to do harm
20 termscreated on January 19, 2017
English 3 final
Regress
idolatry
shard
sadistic
...
worship of an object
a fragment
deriving pleasure from implicating pain on others
Regress
...
idolatry
worship of an object
20 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Horario Vocab
Consejera
Consejería
Aprobar
Suspender
Advisor
Advisory
To pass
To fail
Consejera
Advisor
Consejería
Advisory
19 termscreated on January 19, 2017
talking about classes
art,the arts
biology
science
computer science
arte/ las artes
biología
ciencias
computacíón
art,the arts
arte/ las artes
biology
biología
8 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Flash Cards
Advocate
Beseech
circumvent
Salient
A person who writes in favor of; support argue by argument.
To implore urgently
To go around or bypass
prominent or conspicuous:
Advocate
A person who writes in favor of; support argue by argument.
Beseech
To implore urgently
179 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Yoshihara-Ha's Latin Vocabulary "Midterm" (Chapters 6-10)
grat
gracious
grateful
gratify
pleasant, thank, favor
Adjective: pleasant; courteous; kindly
Adjective: feeling or expressing gratitude, thankful, obliged
Verb: give or be a source of pleasure or satisfaction
grat
pleasant, thank, favor
gracious
Adjective: pleasant; courteous; kindly
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