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17 terms
English
Suffrage
Enfranchised
Democracy
Society
The freedom to vote in elections for candidates
Freedom in the right to vote
the control of an organised group by the larger number in its…
People living together in a community
Suffrage
The freedom to vote in elections for candidates
Enfranchised
Freedom in the right to vote
100 terms
english
accentuate
alliteration
analogy
antibody
to emphasize
Repetition of consonant sounds
A comparison of two different things that are similar in some…
An antigen-binding immunoglobulin, produced by B cells, that…
accentuate
to emphasize
alliteration
Repetition of consonant sounds
14 terms
English
acclaimed
bludgeon
despairingly
eclipse
recieved strong approval;applauded
(n.) a short club used as a weapon; (v.) to strike with a hea…
showing the loss of all hope
to overshadow
acclaimed
recieved strong approval;applauded
bludgeon
(n.) a short club used as a weapon; (v.) to strike with a hea…
185 terms
English
call me baby for shot
acquaintances
offensive nickname
Bob is named after his grandfather
Зови меня просто детка
знакомые
обидное прозвище
назван в честь дедушки
call me baby for shot
Зови меня просто детка
acquaintances
знакомые
35 terms
English
mural
veritable
superfluous
credential
wall painting
(adj.) actual, true, real
Additional to what is necessary; extra
proof that one is entitled or qualified
mural
wall painting
veritable
(adj.) actual, true, real
12 terms
english
scudding
pursue
proposed
mangled
to run or move quickly or hurriedly
to follow someone or something, usually to try to catch him,…
to offer or suggest a possible plan or action for other peopl…
to destroy something by twisting it with force or tearing it…
scudding
to run or move quickly or hurriedly
pursue
to follow someone or something, usually to try to catch him,…
47 terms
English
arrogent
braggart
complacent
contemptuous
Overbearing; proud; haughty
On who boasts a great deal
Self-satisfied; smug
lacking respect; aloof
arrogent
Overbearing; proud; haughty
braggart
On who boasts a great deal
35 terms
English
Essential
Critical
Ideology
Convene
Extremely important
Important; crucial
A system of ideas or ideals, esp. One that forms the basic of…
Come or bring together for a meeting or activity; assemble
Essential
Extremely important
Critical
Important; crucial
36 terms
English
Dehumization
Tolalitarian Government
Environmental Disaster
Decline in Society
Breaking down a person, making them seem less than human
A system of government that is controlled by a small percent…
Disaster to the natural environment due to human activity
The abrupt fall or collapse of a human society
Dehumization
Breaking down a person, making them seem less than human
Tolalitarian Government
A system of government that is controlled by a small percent…
40 terms
English
McCarthyism
Therocracy
Allusion
Tradegy
A campaign or practice that supports the use of unfair allega…
A government based on religion, system is ruled by religious…
A reference to something well known thing or idea
I dramatic form in which the main character in the tragic her…
McCarthyism
A campaign or practice that supports the use of unfair allega…
Therocracy
A government based on religion, system is ruled by religious…
15 terms
english
exposition
resolution
setting
characters
all of the basic information the reader finds out the beginni…
how the story ends
where and when the story took place
the people ,animals or creatures in a story
exposition
all of the basic information the reader finds out the beginni…
resolution
how the story ends
44 terms
english
aster / astro
aud
auto
bene
astronaut
audible
automatic
benediction
aster / astro
astronaut
aud
audible
23 terms
English
Rhetorical Question
Imperative
Adverb
Abstract Noun
A question that does not require an answer.
A word that gives advice or instructions, or that express a r…
The part of speech (or word class) that is used to add detail…
A noun (such as courage of freedom) that names an idea, event…
Rhetorical Question
A question that does not require an answer.
Imperative
A word that gives advice or instructions, or that express a r…
10 terms
English
courier
precursor
cursory
current
a runner, messenger
forerunner
quick, as a glance
a running flow, as of water or electricity
courier
a runner, messenger
precursor
forerunner
10 terms
english
pauper
excerpt
analogy
ethical
a person who is very poor
a selected passage
a comparison
pertaining to right or wrong
pauper
a person who is very poor
excerpt
a selected passage
English
encourage
hint (at)
grumble
bury
ободрять; поощрять, поддерживать (в чём-л.)
намекать (на что-л.), наводить на мысль (о чём-л.), дать поня…
ворчать, жаловаться, грохотание грома
хоронить, предавать земле, зарывать
encourage
ободрять; поощрять, поддерживать (в чём-л.)
hint (at)
намекать (на что-л.), наводить на мысль (о чём-л.), дать поня…
16 terms
English
is
sit
it
six
Paulina is a girl
Neni sit down
It is hot today
6
is
Paulina is a girl
sit
Neni sit down
21 terms
English
assuaged... Page 3
homestead... Page 4
transaction... Page 16
peculiarities... Page 16
to lessen or to calm
1862 - Provided free land in the West to anyone willing to se…
A business activity that changes assets, liabilities, or owne…
Strange or unusual qualities
assuaged... Page 3
to lessen or to calm
homestead... Page 4
1862 - Provided free land in the West to anyone willing to se…
42 terms
English
aster/astro
aud
auto
bene
star; heavens... astronaut... astronomy
hearing; listening ... audible... audiology
self... automobile... autopsy
well; good... benediction... benefactor
aster/astro
star; heavens... astronaut... astronomy
aud
hearing; listening ... audible... audiology
20 terms
english
predilection
ingratiation
dissembling
calumny
NOUN a preference towards something
ADJ charming, flattering
NOUN fake
NOUN a false accusation
predilection
NOUN a preference towards something
ingratiation
ADJ charming, flattering
English
descendants
optimism
meditating
satisfactorily
descending from an ancestor'.... NOUN a person, plant, or animal…
A general tendency to expect good outcomes.
thinking
well
descendants
descending from an ancestor'.... NOUN a person, plant, or animal…
optimism
A general tendency to expect good outcomes.
ENGLISH
allegory
analyze/analysis
Characterize
Connotative
a moral story
examine carefully in detail the elements of the text
the way a writer has chosen to portray the character through…
having the power of implying or suggesting something in addit…
allegory
a moral story
analyze/analysis
examine carefully in detail the elements of the text
10 terms
English
Grudge
Civil
Quarrel
Depart
A resentment strong enough to justify retaliation
Of or occurring between or among citizens of the state
An angry dispute
Go away or leave
Grudge
A resentment strong enough to justify retaliation
Civil
Of or occurring between or among citizens of the state
13 terms
english
allegory
alliteration
allusion
anaphora
a story with two meanings a literal meaning and a symbolic me…
repetition of consonant sounds
reference in a literary work to something outside of the work
repetition of a word or set of words in successive sentence c…
allegory
a story with two meanings a literal meaning and a symbolic me…
alliteration
repetition of consonant sounds
12 terms
English
Stage Directions
Symbolism
Speech Directions
Characterization
An instruction in the text of a play indicating the movement,…
An artistic and poetic movement or style using symbolic image…
Words in brackets that tell the actor how to say the lines.
The concept of creating characters for a narrative. It is a l…
Stage Directions
An instruction in the text of a play indicating the movement,…
Symbolism
An artistic and poetic movement or style using symbolic image…
21 terms
English
Tranquil
Verbose
Subtle
Revere
Peaceful calm (ocean) adj.
Wordy talkative (adj)
Delicate,elusive,not obvious (adj)
To honor regard w/respect(verb)
Tranquil
Peaceful calm (ocean) adj.
Verbose
Wordy talkative (adj)
16 terms
english
Narrative
Voice
tone
plot
a type of writing or speaking that tells about a series of re…
the writers or speakers distinctive use of language in a text…
the attitude a writer takes towards a subject, character , or…
a series of related events that make up a story or drama
Narrative
a type of writing or speaking that tells about a series of re…
Voice
the writers or speakers distinctive use of language in a text…
26 terms
English
absolve
dwell on
bewildering
foal
frikänna
älta på
förbryllande
föll
absolve
frikänna
dwell on
älta på
English
Veranda
Obscurely
Appeasement
Disconsolate
roofed platform along a house
not clear to the understanding
peaceful and calm
unhappy
Veranda
roofed platform along a house
Obscurely
not clear to the understanding
10 terms
English
irony
situational irony
dramatic irony
verbal irony
a cross between what you expect is gonna happen and what actu…
when nobody knows whats about to happen
when the characters don't know what will happen but we do.
when what someone says isn't what they actually mean
irony
a cross between what you expect is gonna happen and what actu…
situational irony
when nobody knows whats about to happen
15 terms
English
Benevolent
Cynical
Enmity
Ensconced
Showing kindness
Not trusting other people and human nature
Hostility or extreme Dislike for your enemy
Settled in securely
Benevolent
Showing kindness
Cynical
Not trusting other people and human nature
9 terms
English
audience
audition
auditorium
inauditable
The people who hear a speech or performance.
a tryout for a role; a hearing to test and judge a performer'…
a large room or hall where people gather to hear speakers or…
not able to be heard, too soft or faint to hear, unheard.
audience
The people who hear a speech or performance.
audition
a tryout for a role; a hearing to test and judge a performer'…
25 terms
english
Abstract
allegory
allusion
analogy
thought of apart from concrete realities or objects
a representation of an abstract or spiritual meaning through…
a reference to a famous person,place,event,or work of literat…
a comparison made to a similarity,connection or symbolic conc…
Abstract
thought of apart from concrete realities or objects
allegory
a representation of an abstract or spiritual meaning through…
15 terms
English
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
Anaphora
the repitition
Alliteration
the repitition
Allusion
37 terms
english
auto complete
break through
browser
built in
auto complete
break through
30 terms
English!
tricycle
headline
toddler
to spot something
divisar
tricycle
headline
187 terms
English
stay out of the kitchen
are you cleaning up
I am still trying to take all this in
all of a sudden
trzymaj się z daleka od kuchni
czy jestes czystą (porządną) osobą
ciągle chcę w to wszystko uwierzyć
nagle , ni z tego ni z owego
stay out of the kitchen
trzymaj się z daleka od kuchni
are you cleaning up
czy jestes czystą (porządną) osobą
85 terms
english
get rid
classy
chase
insane
Избавиться
отличный, шикарный, хороший
гнаться, преследовать/преследование
безумный
get rid
Избавиться
classy
отличный, шикарный, хороший
10 terms
english
Quixotic
Beleaguer
Milieu
Histrionic
idealistic and totally impractical
to besiege;beset;surround;harrass
environment or surroundings
overly dramatic, theatrical
Quixotic
idealistic and totally impractical
Beleaguer
to besiege;beset;surround;harrass
28 terms
English
Beggar
Furtive
Lapel
splayed
Homeless; Poor person that needs money
Avoids attention
Part of coat just below the collar
Spread out; Flat
Beggar
Homeless; Poor person that needs money
Furtive
Avoids attention
92 terms
English
Plot
Chronological order
Cause
Effect
a plot has several related events basic situation, conflict,…
is arranged in the order it happened... -sequential ... -in due cou…
a person or thing that gives raise to action.... -source ... -root…
a change that is a result or consequence of an action or othe…
Plot
a plot has several related events basic situation, conflict,…
Chronological order
is arranged in the order it happened... -sequential ... -in due cou…
8 terms
English
watch
dress
hoody
belt
watch
dress
39 terms
english
aaawwubbis
Relative pronouns
adjective clause
adverbial clause
subordinating conjunctions. Set up an adverbial clause.... Afte…
adjective clauses. Sets up an adjective clauses. relates to t…
a group of words with a subject and a verb that provides a de…
(AAAWWUBBIS set up adverbial clauses. and adverbial clauses d…
aaawwubbis
subordinating conjunctions. Set up an adverbial clause.... Afte…
Relative pronouns
adjective clauses. Sets up an adjective clauses. relates to t…
42 terms
English
Adversity
Amicable
Asylum
Clairvoyant
Hardship; misfortune
(adj.) peaceable, friendly
A place of retreat or security... PLACE OF REFUGE OR SHELTER
(adj.) supernaturally perceptive; (n.) one who possesses extr…
Adversity
Hardship; misfortune
Amicable
(adj.) peaceable, friendly
57 terms
English
McCarthyism
Theocracy
Allusion
Tragedy
A campaign or practice that supports the use of unfair allega…
A government based on a religion; system is ruled by religiou…
A reference to a well-known thing or idea.
A dramatic form in which the main character- the tragic hero-…
McCarthyism
A campaign or practice that supports the use of unfair allega…
Theocracy
A government based on a religion; system is ruled by religiou…
17 terms
english
Alliteration
Anecdote
Attacks
colloquial language
when the first letter of a word is repeated several times
is a short personal story that is often used as evidence
the writer ridicules the idea they are disputing e.g. How cou…
it is informal language that is easily understood, it is ofte…
Alliteration
when the first letter of a word is repeated several times
Anecdote
is a short personal story that is often used as evidence
10 terms
english
obsess
pernicious
perverse
qualm
haunt
deadly
wrongheaded
unsure
obsess
haunt
pernicious
deadly
61 terms
English
McCarthyism
Theocracy
Allusion
Tragedy
A champiagn or practice that supports use of unfair investiga…
A government based on religion; system is ruled by religious…
A reference to a well known thing or idea... (Referents to bible…
A dramatic form in which the main character-the tragic hero-…
McCarthyism
A champiagn or practice that supports use of unfair investiga…
Theocracy
A government based on religion; system is ruled by religious…
10 terms
English
remonstrate v. ---Make a forcefully re…
pummel v. --- Strike repeatedly with t…
languid adj. --- having or showing a d…
cauterize v. --- Burn the skin or fles…
remonstrate v. ---Make a forcefully re…
pummel v. --- Strike repeatedly with t…
27 terms
English
Expository non fiction
Narrative nonfiction
Persuasive
Exspository
Factual and informative writing
Tells a true story
Presents information to support or prove a point
Presents facts, gives directions, defines terms and so on
Expository non fiction
Factual and informative writing
Narrative nonfiction
Tells a true story
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