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75 terms
English
Antinous
Odysseus
Circe
Scylla
Leader of the suitors
Endures a long journey from Troy to Ithaca; protagonist
The sorceress who turns Odysseus's men to swine
Man eating monster that lives across from Charybdis in a cave
Antinous
Leader of the suitors
Odysseus
Endures a long journey from Troy to Ithaca; protagonist
29 terms
English
parts of an intro paragraph
parts of a body paragraph
concise
3 types of hook stratagies
-hook... -transition... - opinion
-Main idea... - context... - evidence... - analize
giving a lot of information clearly in a few words but compre…
anecdote... quotation... fact
parts of an intro paragraph
-hook... -transition... - opinion
parts of a body paragraph
-Main idea... - context... - evidence... - analize
10 terms
english
Allude
Beget
chafe
desist
To refer to indirectly
To cause
Soreness or irritation caused by rubbing
To stop doing something
Allude
To refer to indirectly
Beget
To cause
39 terms
ENGLISH
Riparian right
littoral rights
subsurface rights
air rights
land around flowing water
land around bodies of water
underground minerals
space above tracts includes easements
Riparian right
land around flowing water
littoral rights
land around bodies of water
45 terms
English
The Family
The,... The dog,... The pen,
THIS,... This is America,... This is Roberto…
Is this America?, ... Is this Roberto?,…
La Familia,
El, la, los, las.... El perro.... La lapicera.
ESTO, ESTE y ESTA.... Esto es América.... Este es Roberto.... Esta es…
¿Es esta América ?,... ¿Es este Roberto?... ¿Es esta Mariana?
The Family
La Familia,
The,... The dog,... The pen,
El, la, los, las.... El perro.... La lapicera.
15 terms
english
tone
figurative language
imagery
symbol
the attitude of a writer, usually implied toward the subject…
language employing or using one or more figures of speech
the use of figurative of speech to create vivid images that a…
object that is used to represent something else
tone
the attitude of a writer, usually implied toward the subject…
figurative language
language employing or using one or more figures of speech
29 terms
English
Draught
Quote
To quote
To emit
Csapolt sör/ huzat
Idézet
Idézni
Kibocsát
Draught
Csapolt sör/ huzat
Quote
Idézet
15 terms
english
stoic defintion
malaise syn
malaise ant
subvert syn
enduring pain or hardship without showing one's feelings or c…
angst, unease
comfort, well-being
disrupt, damage, sabatoge
stoic defintion
enduring pain or hardship without showing one's feelings or c…
malaise syn
angst, unease
English
A memoir is a autobiography
''How to build a racecar'' is a great…
you should always keep eye contact wit…
"Um" & "uh" are examples of verbal pau…
False
True
True
True
A memoir is a autobiography
False
''How to build a racecar'' is a great…
True
32 terms
English en.
Essential
Critical
Tenet
Synthesize
Extremely important
Important, crucial
A principal or belief, especially one of the main principles…
Combine a number of things into a coherent, organized, whole
Essential
Extremely important
Critical
Important, crucial
88 terms
English
Ballad
Concrete
Free Verse
Lyric
A long poem that tells a story, usually a folk tale or legend…
This poetry experiments with the very materials of the poem i…
Modern poetry that has no regular pattern of rhythm, rhyme or…
Shorter poems of intense feeling and emotion. Some are modern…
Ballad
A long poem that tells a story, usually a folk tale or legend…
Concrete
This poetry experiments with the very materials of the poem i…
14 terms
english
simile
alliteration
image
metaphor
comparison using like or as
the first letter is repeated in words that are put side by side
a piece of news from the world outside or from our own bodies…
a word/phrase used in an imaginative way to represent or stan…
simile
comparison using like or as
alliteration
the first letter is repeated in words that are put side by side
12 terms
English
Topic sentence
Topic sentence
Topic sentence
Body paragraphs include
1st sentence of a body paragraph
Explains exactly what paragraph is about
Must relate to thesis statement
Argument, examples, illustrations, starts with a topic senten…
Topic sentence
1st sentence of a body paragraph
Topic sentence
Explains exactly what paragraph is about
31 terms
English
aster / astro
aud
auto
bene
star; heavens... astronaut... asteroid
hearing; listening... audible... audition
self... autobiography... autopsy
well; good... benefit... beneficial
aster / astro
star; heavens... astronaut... asteroid
aud
hearing; listening... audible... audition
35 terms
English
Preposition
Adverb
pronouns
Name the correct punctuation for the f…
a word that shows the relationship between a noun or a pronou…
A word that describes a verb or an adjective
Take the position and function of nouns but do not specifical…
1) Short works and parts of long works are usually in quotati…
Preposition
a word that shows the relationship between a noun or a pronou…
Adverb
A word that describes a verb or an adjective
14 terms
English
Solemnity
Profane
Rapier
Trifling
Serious or formal observance or ceremonial proceeding
Unholy, defiled
Sword
Small, unimportant
Solemnity
Serious or formal observance or ceremonial proceeding
Profane
Unholy, defiled
English
bipartisan
monologue
unilateral
triumvirate
the two political parties
long speech or performance by a person
one-sided, done by or affecting one person, group or country
A group of three, especially in authority
bipartisan
the two political parties
monologue
long speech or performance by a person
20 terms
English
Attention
Celebrate
Involve
Carve
ความตั้งใจ
เฉลิมฉลอง
เกี่ยวพัน
แกะสลัก
Attention
ความตั้งใจ
Celebrate
เฉลิมฉลอง
10 terms
English
Altos
Trebles
Embroil
Brine
Lowest range of the female voice range
Highest range of the female voice range
To be involved in conflict or discord
Saltwater- seawater ocean water, tears
Altos
Lowest range of the female voice range
Trebles
Highest range of the female voice range
43 terms
English
narrator
1st person point of view
3rd person objective point of view
3rd person limited omniscient point of…
The person telling the story
The narrator is a character in the story. ( I, me, my, we, ou…
The narrator reports speech and action, but never comments on…
when the narrator can see the thoughts and feelings of only o…
narrator
The person telling the story
1st person point of view
The narrator is a character in the story. ( I, me, my, we, ou…
English
Dramatic Structure (Freytag's pyramid)
Exposition
Rising Action
Climax
Structure of a dramatic work such as a play or film
Introduces important background information to the audience (…
A series of events build toward the point of greatest interes…
Turning point which changes the protagonist's fate.
Dramatic Structure (Freytag's pyramid)
Structure of a dramatic work such as a play or film
Exposition
Introduces important background information to the audience (…
11 terms
The English
compact
adoption
declaration
constitution
an agreement
accept by formal vote
Explained reasons treason was being committed
A document which spells out the principles by which a governm…
compact
an agreement
adoption
accept by formal vote
57 terms
English
Shakespearean
Spenserian
Petrarchan
Quatrain
3 quatrains 1 Volta 1 couplet
3 quatrains 1 couplet
1 octave (2 quatrains) 1 sestet
Four lines
Shakespearean
3 quatrains 1 Volta 1 couplet
Spenserian
3 quatrains 1 couplet
41 terms
English
Condescending
Consolation
Ajar
Demeanor
To talk or look down on another
To comfort someone
Slightly open
Mannerism, composure
Condescending
To talk or look down on another
Consolation
To comfort someone
5 terms
English
Aroma
Masterpiece
Trance
Beckon
A smell or odor
A great work of art
A condition of daydreaming or being unconscious of ones sorro…
To summon or call usually by a gesture or nod
Aroma
A smell or odor
Masterpiece
A great work of art
26 terms
ENGLISH
a
b
c
d
a
b
c
d
a
a
b
b
10 terms
english
Enigma
Apathy
Indifferent
Revere
a mystery ; hard to understand or explain
lack of emotion or interest
having no preference
to worship, to honor
Enigma
a mystery ; hard to understand or explain
Apathy
lack of emotion or interest
10 terms
English
Tetra
Son
theme
subclai
Tetragonal , Tetris = Four ( prefix)
resonate , sonar ,consonant = Sound (Root )
a complete sentence
...
Tetra
Tetragonal , Tetris = Four ( prefix)
Son
resonate , sonar ,consonant = Sound (Root )
15 terms
English
Appeals
Generalisation
Inclusive language
Ethos
to make a serious request
A general statement that is true
How the writer includes the reader in the book
Appeal to a sense of a character
Appeals
to make a serious request
Generalisation
A general statement that is true
10 terms
English
avarice
censurer
melancholy
ostentation
extreme greed for wealth or material gain.
strong or vehement expression of disapproval
a feeling of pensive sadness, typically with no obvious cause.
pretentious and vulgar display, especially of wealth and luxu…
avarice
extreme greed for wealth or material gain.
censurer
strong or vehement expression of disapproval
8 terms
English
Demonstrative Pronouns
Interrogative Pronouns
Reflexive
Intensive
This,That,These,Those
What,Which,Who,Whom,Who's
Reflects the pronoun to the noun
Intensifys the noun
Demonstrative Pronouns
This,That,These,Those
Interrogative Pronouns
What,Which,Who,Whom,Who's
5 terms
English
Pungent
Savory
Brandish
Admonish
Strong smell
Appetizing look or smell
Wave a sword
Warn
Pungent
Strong smell
Savory
Appetizing look or smell
9 terms
English
eloquent
factor
morph
inconspicuous
powerful, vividly, expressive speech
a group or clique within a larger group or organization.
to be transformed
not easily noticed or seen
eloquent
powerful, vividly, expressive speech
factor
a group or clique within a larger group or organization.
9 terms
English
Ruaucos
insolently
Simultaneosly
Solemnly
loud and unpleasant
Rude or impolite having or showing a lack of respect
happening at the same time
very serious of formal in manner behavior or expression
Ruaucos
loud and unpleasant
insolently
Rude or impolite having or showing a lack of respect
20 terms
English
Conspicuous
Scrutinize
Comprehend
Salient
Very easily seen or noticed
Examine or inspect closely and thoroughly
To take in, or embrace, to understand
Adjective for something that appears more clearly or is more…
Conspicuous
Very easily seen or noticed
Scrutinize
Examine or inspect closely and thoroughly
24 terms
English
Contr
Man
Fac
Dom
Against
Hand
Make
Place or state if being
Contr
Against
Man
Hand
20 terms
English
Adulterate
Autonomy
Augment
Bereft
Verb
Noun
Verb
Adj.
Adulterate
Verb
Autonomy
Noun
14 terms
english
science
fan
What
Warm
tudomány
rajongó
Mi
Meleg
science
tudomány
fan
rajongó
ENGLISH
NOUN
PRONOUN
ADJECTIVE
VERB
names a person, place, thing, or idea
takes the place of a noun
describes a noun or pronoun
shows linking, action, state of being, or helping
NOUN
names a person, place, thing, or idea
PRONOUN
takes the place of a noun
15 terms
English
Gall
Parried
Cogitates
Transpires
Shame less boldness; nerve. Syn: insolence, impudence Ant: sh…
To deflect or envade a blow, especially in swordfighting SYN:…
To think deeply SYN: ponder; ruminate
To happeb; to take place syn: occur
Gall
Shame less boldness; nerve. Syn: insolence, impudence Ant: sh…
Parried
To deflect or envade a blow, especially in swordfighting SYN:…
38 terms
English
Fast
Dysentery
Buna
Buchenwald
Wiesel didn't do this on Yom Kippur
Disease which killed wiesels father
Concentration camp where wiesel endured idek's attacks
Concentration camp in germany from which wiesel was freed
Fast
Wiesel didn't do this on Yom Kippur
Dysentery
Disease which killed wiesels father
8 terms
english
find
idea
no one
pattern
researchers trying to find a cure for cancer
Starting her own business seemed like a good idea at the time…
No one has ever done this before
The fabric comes in different colors and patterns.
find
researchers trying to find a cure for cancer
idea
Starting her own business seemed like a good idea at the time…
14 terms
english
para
pair
mord
parous
prepare
equal
bite
producing
para
prepare
pair
equal
16 terms
English
Plainfolk
Glittering Generalities
False authority
False needs
Spokesperson is an ordinary citizen,"someone just like you" w…
Broad statements used to associate product with audience beli…
using a suspicious or incredible source to defend a conclusion.
argument creates an unnecessary desire.
Plainfolk
Spokesperson is an ordinary citizen,"someone just like you" w…
Glittering Generalities
Broad statements used to associate product with audience beli…
10 terms
English
Expedient
Monolithic
Magnanimous
Conjure
practical; prudent
Exactly the same throughout; lacking any diversity
Generous in spirit
To bring forth; especially through words
Expedient
practical; prudent
Monolithic
Exactly the same throughout; lacking any diversity
173 terms
english
make it a point to do something
work away
consummate
weariness
-to turn someone or something into an important matter. ... -Pl…
-to continue to work industriously at something. ... -All the we…
(adj.) complete or perfect in the highest degree; (v.) to bri…
疲倦
make it a point to do something
-to turn someone or something into an important matter. ... -Pl…
work away
-to continue to work industriously at something. ... -All the we…
40 terms
english
what date was poe born
what date did Poe die
how did Poe's mother die at what age
to get rid of him where did John send…
January 19,1809
october 7, 1849
she died at the age of 24 from tuberculosis
University of Virginia
what date was poe born
January 19,1809
what date did Poe die
october 7, 1849
27 terms
English
Simile
Metaphor
Imagery
Hyperbole
Comparing 2 unlike things using like or as
Comparing 2 unlike things without using like or as
Words that use the senses
Wild exaggeration
Simile
Comparing 2 unlike things using like or as
Metaphor
Comparing 2 unlike things without using like or as
29 terms
English
appreciation
attentive(ly)
attitude
to be blessed
Wertschätzung
aufmerksam
Haltung
gesegnet sein
appreciation
Wertschätzung
attentive(ly)
aufmerksam
24 terms
English
Venial
panacea
Expunge
cogent
easily excused pardonable
A remedy for all ills,cure all;an answer to all problems
To erase,obliterate,destroy
forceful,convincing;relevant,to the point
Venial
easily excused pardonable
panacea
A remedy for all ills,cure all;an answer to all problems
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