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10 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English set #17
dirogetory
convivial
daine
affinity
belittling
social
stoop
liking for a person
dirogetory
belittling
convivial
social
11 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Soby test english art song
Stephen Foster
Amy Beach
Clara Edwards
John Jacob Niles
(1826-1894) brother destroyed all bad history, youngest of 9,…
1867-1944 ... Only child, genius, debuted at 16, from Boston, ma…
1880-1974... Married physician, began music to support daughter,…
1892-1980... Learned from ma, went to war, transcribed songs thr…
Stephen Foster
(1826-1894) brother destroyed all bad history, youngest of 9,…
Amy Beach
1867-1944 ... Only child, genius, debuted at 16, from Boston, ma…
13 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English
Metaphor
Simile
Metonymy
Synecdoche
The snow is a white blanket
Cute as button every single one of you
The pen is mightier than the sword
The White House announced Trumps death
Metaphor
The snow is a white blanket
Simile
Cute as button every single one of you
39 termscreated on January 18, 2017
english 11
allegory
alliteration
allusion
analogy
a narrative which has both a literal meaning and a symbolic m…
repetition of an initial consonant sound in two or more words
a reference to a person, place, event, or literary work that…
a comparison made b/w two things that show the simularities b…
allegory
a narrative which has both a literal meaning and a symbolic m…
alliteration
repetition of an initial consonant sound in two or more words
43 termscreated on January 18, 2017
english vocab- oedipus
luxuriate
implore
zeal
harbor
to enjoy oneself without stint; to thrive
to beg urgently, as for aid or mercy
fervor for a person, cause, or object; eager desire
a part of a body of water along the shore deep enough for anc…
luxuriate
to enjoy oneself without stint; to thrive
implore
to beg urgently, as for aid or mercy
25 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English guide
Thesis statement
Tone
Inductive reasoning
Deductive reasoning
Sentence that states the main idea
Authors attitude toward the writing
Comes to a conclusion based on small observances
Starts with a general theory then goes to a conclusion based…
Thesis statement
Sentence that states the main idea
Tone
Authors attitude toward the writing
20 termscreated on January 18, 2017
AP English Unit 8 Vocab
allege
arrant
badinage
conciliate
(v.) to assert without proof or confirmation
(adj.) thoroughgoing, out-and-out; shameless, blatant
(n.) light and playful conversation
(v.) to overcome the distrust of, win over; to appease, pacif…
allege
(v.) to assert without proof or confirmation
arrant
(adj.) thoroughgoing, out-and-out; shameless, blatant
59 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Vocab 1
ひと
がくせい
学生
person
person
student
student
ひと
person
person
14 termscreated on January 18, 2017
english devices
Ellipsis
Anaphora
epistrophe
anadiplosis
the omission of words in a sentence for purposes of concision…
the deliberate repetition of the first part of the sentence i…
repetition of a word at the end of successive clauses or sent…
is the repetition of the last word of a preceding clause. The…
Ellipsis
the omission of words in a sentence for purposes of concision…
Anaphora
the deliberate repetition of the first part of the sentence i…
17 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Ethnicities
Alemán (alemana)
Argentino/a
Canadiense
Chino/a
German
Argentine
Canadian
Chinese
Alemán (alemana)
German
Argentino/a
Argentine
36 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English Unit 6 p.159
multikulturell
Eigenschaften
sicher
ehrlich
multicultural
qualities
safe
honest
multikulturell
multicultural
Eigenschaften
qualities
23 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Unit 7 Vocabulary
gambol (v.)
beleaguer (v.)
refractory (adj.)
opt (v.)
to jump or skip about playfully
to set upon from all sides; to surround with an army
stubborn; hard or difficult to manage; not responsive to trea…
to make a choice or decision
gambol (v.)
to jump or skip about playfully
beleaguer (v.)
to set upon from all sides; to surround with an army
15 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English 11-WW#6
anathema
assuage
avuncular
convival
(n.) an object of intense dislike; a curse or strong denuncia…
Satisfy
like an uncle, benevolent and tolerant
sociable
anathema
(n.) an object of intense dislike; a curse or strong denuncia…
assuage
Satisfy
150 termscreated on January 18, 2017
History Final
A swampy plain that connected Siberia…
The first social contract made by Euro…
Led a Viking attempt to colonize North…
First sustained English settlement in…
Beringia
Mayflower Compact
Leif Erickson
Jamestown
A swampy plain that connected Siberia…
Beringia
The first social contract made by Euro…
Mayflower Compact
15 terms
created on January 18, 2017
Comparisons
much higher than
more exciting than
not as good as
the happier I feel
Mount Everest is .................... Txindoki.
The film was ...................... the book.
Rooney is ............................. Messi.
The older I get, ..............................
much higher than
Mount Everest is .................... Txindoki.
more exciting than
The film was ...................... the book.
15 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English Poetry Terms
Consonance
Assonance
Alliteration
Rhyme
Agreement between options or actions
Repetition of a sound or vowel in non-rhyming stressed syllab…
Occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning of ad…
Correspondence of sound between words of endings of words
Consonance
Agreement between options or actions
Assonance
Repetition of a sound or vowel in non-rhyming stressed syllab…
25 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Honors English 1 Vocab. (second semester: WEEK 1)
affected
ascribe
assimilate
augment
(adj.) influenced in a harmful way; impaired, harmed, or atta…
(v.) to assign, credit, attribute to (Some ascribe the invent…
(v.) to absorb fully or make one's own; to adopt as one's own…
(v.) to make larger, increase
affected
(adj.) influenced in a harmful way; impaired, harmed, or atta…
ascribe
(v.) to assign, credit, attribute to (Some ascribe the invent…
45 termscreated on January 18, 2017
2-1 English
Atheistic
Vista
Emulate
Dyslexia
Disbelieving of a god
A pleasing view
Match
Reading learningdisorders
Atheistic
Disbelieving of a god
Vista
A pleasing view
20 termscreated on January 18, 2017
BE 352 Midterm #1
What is a liability?
What is a breach?
What is the Primary Source of Law?
What is the Secondary Source of Law?
The state of being legally responsible (liable) for something…
The failure to perform a legal olbigation
A document that establishes the law on a particular issue, su…
A publication that summarizes or interprets the law, such as…
What is a liability?
The state of being legally responsible (liable) for something…
What is a breach?
The failure to perform a legal olbigation
6 termscreated on January 18, 2017
1E 140 - Buying a Computer
There really isn't much I can do.
Technology is ever changing and techno…
I know where this is going.
I have no idea what you are talking ab…
我实在帮不上什么忙了。
永远在变化;过时;技术永远在变化,而且过时得越来越快了。
用于表示自己知道话题是要往哪个方向转
我听不懂你说的什么。
There really isn't much I can do.
我实在帮不上什么忙了。
Technology is ever changing and techno…
永远在变化;过时;技术永远在变化,而且过时得越来越快了。
12 termscreated on January 18, 2017
French Vocabulary #4: Terms Dealing with Conversations and Writing
adieu - noun
au revoir - noun
billet-doux - noun
bon mot - noun
goodbye, farewell - part of speech
goodbye until we meet again - part of speech
love letter - part of speech
clever saying, witty remark - part of speech
adieu - noun
goodbye, farewell - part of speech
au revoir - noun
goodbye until we meet again - part of speech
11 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English: comic vocab
tail
bleed
captian
dialogue
its point to which character is talking
and image extends
narrative talking
...
tail
its point to which character is talking
bleed
and image extends
20 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English Vocab List # 3
Stanza
Couplet
Quatrain
Iambic Pentameter
A poetry paragraph.
A pair of lines,generally rhyming.... Ex:¨Hush,little baby,don´t…
is a stanza or verse with four lines
Ten syllable line of poetry,alternating unstressed/stressed s…
Stanza
A poetry paragraph.
Couplet
A pair of lines,generally rhyming.... Ex:¨Hush,little baby,don´t…
24 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Final English
Exposition
Tone
Resolution
Plot
Used at the beginning of a work . Provides necessary backgrou…
Expresses the author's attitude toward his or her subject mat…
Occurs after the climax and which establishes a new norm, a n…
Arrangement of the incidengs in the incidents in the play , n…
Exposition
Used at the beginning of a work . Provides necessary backgrou…
Tone
Expresses the author's attitude toward his or her subject mat…
15 termscreated on January 18, 2017
VOCABULARY 12
It is rather risky (to smoke cigarette…
He has brains.
The essential features.
To hear a piece of news.
È piuttosto rischioso.
È un genio.
Le caratteristiche principali.
Venire a sapere una novità.
It is rather risky (to smoke cigarette…
È piuttosto rischioso.
He has brains.
È un genio.
12 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Border of hope
toll
grense
hviske
sølete
customs
border
whisper
muddy
toll
customs
grense
border
10 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English Test #8
bolster
depreciate
indiscriminate
inquisitive
support, lift up, raise up, strengthen
go down in value of importance over a period of time
you don't care, you don't make choices, done at random withou…
to search for answers, ask questions, look for knowledge, cur…
bolster
support, lift up, raise up, strengthen
depreciate
go down in value of importance over a period of time
16 termscreated on January 18, 2017
vocabulary 12
è piuttosto rischioso
e un genio
le caratteristiche principali
venire a sapere una novità
it is rather risky (to smoke cigarettes)
he has brains
the essential features
to hear a piece of news
è piuttosto rischioso
it is rather risky (to smoke cigarettes)
e un genio
he has brains
9 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Vocab English ( 1/18/17)
Immaculate
Indulge
Maverick
Haphazard
Perfectly clean, near or Tidy. Perfect
Allow self to enjoy pleasure
Independent minded person or motherless calf
Lacking any principals of organization. Randomness
Immaculate
Perfectly clean, near or Tidy. Perfect
Indulge
Allow self to enjoy pleasure
17 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Adjectives of Nationality
German
Argentine
Canadian
Chinese
alemán, alemana
argentino/a
canadiense
chino/a
German
alemán, alemana
Argentine
argentino/a
16 termscreated on January 18, 2017
VOCABULARY 12
It is rather risky (to smoke cigarettes)
he has brains
the essential feature
to hear a piece of news
È piuttosto rischioso
è un genio
le caratteristiche principali
venire a sapere una novità
It is rather risky (to smoke cigarettes)
È piuttosto rischioso
he has brains
è un genio
15 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Vocabulary #14
anadiplosis
aphorism
dramatic irony
euphemism
when a word is used at the end of a sentence and then used ag…
a statement of truth or opinion expressed in a concise and wi…
an important stylistic device that is commonly found in plays…
words that create a nice, flowing sound
anadiplosis
when a word is used at the end of a sentence and then used ag…
aphorism
a statement of truth or opinion expressed in a concise and wi…
15 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Vocabulary 12
È piuttosto rischioso
È un genio
Le caratteristiche principali
Venire a sapere una novità
It is rather risky (to smoke cigarettes
He has brains
the essential features
to hear a piece of news
È piuttosto rischioso
It is rather risky (to smoke cigarettes
È un genio
He has brains
12 termscreated on January 18, 2017
A Beka 10th Grade Vocabulary List 7
balk
bliss
callow
dastardly
1. to stop short and refuse to go on... 2. to render impossible…
extreme happiness; a state of spiritual joy
immature; lacking life experience
showing despicable cowardice
balk
1. to stop short and refuse to go on... 2. to render impossible…
bliss
extreme happiness; a state of spiritual joy
30 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Infinitif and meaning in English
être
aller
avoir
faire
to be
to go
to have
to do, to make
être
to be
aller
to go
11 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Customer service (Eng - Desc) - Part 2
a questionnaire
suitable
to take turns
a prompt
a set of questions asked of a large number of people to disco…
acceptable or right for someone or something (adjective)
If two or more people take turns, one person does something,…
a word or words said to an actor, to remind them what to say…
a questionnaire
a set of questions asked of a large number of people to disco…
suitable
acceptable or right for someone or something (adjective)
20 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Countries
Alemania
Escocia
España
Francia
Germany
Scotland
Spain
France
Alemania
Germany
Escocia
Scotland
12 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Vocabulary unit 8
Impediment
Expedient
Pedestrian
Pedant
a hindrance or obstruction in doing something.
(of an action) convenient and practical, although possibly im…
lacking inspiration or excitement; dull.
a person who is excessively concerned with minor details and…
Impediment
a hindrance or obstruction in doing something.
Expedient
(of an action) convenient and practical, although possibly im…
20 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English lang terms
Virulent
Scrutinize
Discord
Repudiate
Extremely poisonous (hateful)
To examine closely
Disagreement
To reject
Virulent
Extremely poisonous (hateful)
Scrutinize
To examine closely
24 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English V.4
Judge
Physical appearance
Saying
Cover
Döma
Utseende
Ordspråk
Omslag
Judge
Döma
Physical appearance
Utseende
16 termscreated on January 18, 2017
christian practises keywords
worship
liturgical worship
non-liturgical worship
informal worship
acts of religious praise, honour or devotion
a church service that follows a set structure or ritual
a service that does not follow a set text or ritual
a type of non-liturgical worship, sometime 'spontaneous' or c…
worship
acts of religious praise, honour or devotion
liturgical worship
a church service that follows a set structure or ritual
5 termscreated on January 18, 2017
1E 141 - What If? Part 2
This is the good life!
Sometimes I think of how things could…
if I hadn't studied architecture, I wo…
Everything happens for a reason!
用来感叹生活的美好
有时候我会想,如果我以前换种做法,事情将会变得怎样。
祈使语气:如果我没有学建筑,我会成为自己想做的艺术家。
凡事都是有原因的!
This is the good life!
用来感叹生活的美好
Sometimes I think of how things could…
有时候我会想,如果我以前换种做法,事情将会变得怎样。
15 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English
Aegis
Altruism
Amorphous
Besiege
The protection or support of a particular person or organizat…
The belief in or practice of disinterested concern for others…
Without a clearly defined shape or form
A place with armed forces in order to capture it or force it'…
Aegis
The protection or support of a particular person or organizat…
Altruism
The belief in or practice of disinterested concern for others…
24 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Etomology ego-hypo
ego
-err-
eu-
ex-
i
wander
well, good
out
ego
i
-err-
wander
10 termscreated on January 18, 2017
English Quiz
1. Exposition
2. Rising action
3. Climax
4. Denouement
"Goal and Conflict"
"Tension and Complication"
" Decisional moment"- doesn't apply to every story, literary…
"Untying the knot" - actions after the decisional moment
1. Exposition
"Goal and Conflict"
2. Rising action
"Tension and Complication"
10 termscreated on January 18, 2017
VOCABULARY ENGLISH WORDS
Accentuate
Alliteration
Analogy
Antibody
To highlight, to make more noticeable
The occurrence of the same sounding letter of closely connect…
A comparison between two things, typically for clarification
A blood protein that fights "aliens" in the body, or somethin…
Accentuate
To highlight, to make more noticeable
Alliteration
The occurrence of the same sounding letter of closely connect…
19 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Vrader/FrenchI/Unit4/lesson11
amusant(e)
intelligent(e)
intéressant(e)
méchant
amusing
smart, intelligent
interesting
mean,nasty
amusant(e)
amusing
intelligent(e)
smart, intelligent
23 termscreated on January 18, 2017
AP EURO FINAL (political changes 13 14 hundreds) 5
Ferdinand and Isabella
Spanish Inquisition
Louis XI
Gallicanism
they ignore parliament and basically act like Parliament does…
1469. Rids Spain of Jews and Muslims. It was to purify Spain.…
(1461-1483) was focused on the economy and made France rich.…
King controls church decisions. This causes pope power to dec…
Ferdinand and Isabella
they ignore parliament and basically act like Parliament does…
Spanish Inquisition
1469. Rids Spain of Jews and Muslims. It was to purify Spain.…
10 termscreated on January 18, 2017
english vocab set 16
coallition
insidious
repression
peripheral
an alliance
treacherous
restraint
edge
coallition
an alliance
insidious
treacherous
173 termscreated on January 18, 2017
4000Words - Book 6 for Verbs
alleviate
differentiate
disrupt
err
To ... pain or suffering means to make it less intense or sev…
To ... things or people is to show the difference between the…
To ... something or someone is to prevent them from working.…
To ... means to make a mistake.... - The pilot ... in his estima…
alleviate
To ... pain or suffering means to make it less intense or sev…
differentiate
To ... things or people is to show the difference between the…
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