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10 terms
English IB Module 3
stanza
form
rhythm
meter
groups of lines in a poem
the type of poem used by the poet
the sing-song quality to a poem
the pattern of emphasis that creates the rhythm
stanza
groups of lines in a poem
form
the type of poem used by the poet
10 terms
English IB Vocab 3
malleable
traduce
gestate
factitious
capable of being extended or shaped by a hammer or pressure
slander; defame
to think of and develop
made; manufactured; not natural
malleable
capable of being extended or shaped by a hammer or pressure
traduce
slander; defame
15 terms
IB ENGLISH 3
apostrophe
anti-climax
irony
allusion
When a poet addresses a absent person.
A disappointing ending.
Used in the opposite of a literal meaning.
A casual reference.
apostrophe
When a poet addresses a absent person.
anti-climax
A disappointing ending.
IB English Vocabulary #3
Honor
Integrity
Virtue
Demagogue
respect that is given to someone who is admired.
the quality of being honest and having strong moral principle…
behavior showing high moral standards.
political leader who receives power by appealing to voters fe…
Honor
respect that is given to someone who is admired.
Integrity
the quality of being honest and having strong moral principle…
12 terms
IB English Vocab 3
Abstemious
Circumnavigate
Feckless
Lexicon
Sparing or moderate, characterized by abstinence
To sail or fly around, make circuit by navigation, to maneuve…
Ineffective, incompetent, futile, habing no sense of responsi…
The vocabulary of a particular language, field or social class
Abstemious
Sparing or moderate, characterized by abstinence
Circumnavigate
To sail or fly around, make circuit by navigation, to maneuve…
10 terms
IB English List 3
Avocation
Callous
Capricious
Disparity
A hobby or minor occupation
Showing or having insensitive and cruel disregard for others
Given to sudden and unaccountable changes of mood or behavior
A great difference
Avocation
A hobby or minor occupation
Callous
Showing or having insensitive and cruel disregard for others
10 terms
IB English Vocab #3
Epicure
Bland
Morsel
Culinary
a person with refined taste in food or drink
Mild; soothing; dull
a bite or small amount of food
pertaining to cooking or the kitchen
Epicure
a person with refined taste in food or drink
Bland
Mild; soothing; dull
17 terms
IB English Vocab #3
Honor
Integrity
Virtue
Demagogue
high respect, esteem; privilege
the quality of being honest and having strong moral principles
behavior showing high moral standards
a political leader who seeks support by appealing to popular…
Honor
high respect, esteem; privilege
Integrity
the quality of being honest and having strong moral principles
Ib english 3
Doc
Inductive
Macrocosm
Magnanimous
Teach, opinion
Characterized by inference of general laws
Whole of a complex structure
Very generous or forgiving, especially someone less powerful
Doc
Teach, opinion
Inductive
Characterized by inference of general laws
10 terms
IB English Vocab #3
Symposium
Foreshadow
Scrutinize
Evasive
a meeting or conference for the discussion of some subject
to show or indicate beforehand; prefigure: Political upheaval…
to examine in detail with careful or critical attention.
tending or seeking to evade; characterized by evasion: an eva…
Symposium
a meeting or conference for the discussion of some subject
Foreshadow
to show or indicate beforehand; prefigure: Political upheaval…
15 terms
IB English Vocabulary #3
Manichee
Impugn
Inculcate
doggerel
heretic Christians... God only ruled half of the universe... He rul…
to challenge as false... cast doubt upon... ruin a reputation
to cause or influence someone to accept an idea or feeling... br…
bad poetry
Manichee
heretic Christians... God only ruled half of the universe... He rul…
Impugn
to challenge as false... cast doubt upon... ruin a reputation
12 terms
IB English Vocab #3
Allegory
Metaphor
Personification
Conceit
A story functions like an extended metaphor; story tells more…
A comparison without using "like" or "as".
Giving an inanimate object human characteristics
IBFigurative language
Allegory
A story functions like an extended metaphor; story tells more…
Metaphor
A comparison without using "like" or "as".
17 terms
IB English 3
Honor
Integrity
Virtue
Demagogue
A source of credit or distinction
Adherence to moral and ethical principles
Moral excellence; goodness
A person who gains power and popularity by arousing the emoti…
Honor
A source of credit or distinction
Integrity
Adherence to moral and ethical principles
20 terms
List #3 IB English
Doc
Mort
Duc
Ortho
Teach
Death
Lead
Straight
Doc
Teach
Mort
Death
10 terms
IB English #3
Equinox
Euro
Evanescent
Expurgate
happens two times a year. Night and day are equal
the basic unit of currency in Europe
vanishing or like to vanish like vapor
bowdlerize , purge negative connotation, to shorten someones…
Equinox
happens two times a year. Night and day are equal
Euro
the basic unit of currency in Europe
20 terms
IB ENGLISH VOCAB 3
articulate
cavort
credence
decry
clearly expressed and easily understood; eloquent, fluent, si…
to jump or move around in a lively manner; caper, frolic, dis…
belief that something is true; confidence, trust, faith, stock
to publicly say something is wrong/bad; bad-mouth, belittle,…
articulate
clearly expressed and easily understood; eloquent, fluent, si…
cavort
to jump or move around in a lively manner; caper, frolic, dis…
61 terms
IB English 3 Midterm
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
when characters, settings, and events stand for other people…
the repetition of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
a reference to someone, something, or some event known from h…
a comparison between 2 items, situations, or ideas that are s…
Allegory
when characters, settings, and events stand for other people…
Alliteration
the repetition of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
13 terms
IB English II: Vocab 3
Abdicate
Aberration
Antipathy
Bane
To relinquish power, generally from a throne
Away from the truth
Dislike
Something that spoils
Abdicate
To relinquish power, generally from a throne
Aberration
Away from the truth
20 terms
IB English vocab 3
abominate (v)
acculturation (n)
adventitious (adj)
ascribe (v)
to have an intense dislike or hatred for
the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cause or c…
to assign or refer to ( as a cause or source) , attribute
abominate (v)
to have an intense dislike or hatred for
acculturation (n)
the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
19 terms
IB English pt3
Bathos
Belles-lettres
Bestiary
Bibelot
an effect of anticlimax created by an unintentional lapse in…
literature considered as a fine art
a descriptive or anecdotal piece on various real or mythical…
...
Bathos
an effect of anticlimax created by an unintentional lapse in…
Belles-lettres
literature considered as a fine art
10 terms
IB English vocab 3
quixotic
beleaguer
milieu
histrionic
abnormal (adj)
to pester (v)
environment (n)
overly dramatic (adj)
quixotic
abnormal (adj)
beleaguer
to pester (v)
IB English 3
quixotic
beleaguer
milieu
histrionic
idealistic, totally impracticial
to pester; harass
environment or surroundings
overly dramatic; theatrical
quixotic
idealistic, totally impracticial
beleaguer
to pester; harass
12 terms
IB English Vocab 3
Allegory
Metaphor
personification
conceit
a story functions like an extended metaphor; story tells more…
a comparison without using "like" or "as" (not a simile)
giving an inanimate object human characteristics
figurative language
Allegory
a story functions like an extended metaphor; story tells more…
Metaphor
a comparison without using "like" or "as" (not a simile)
10 terms
IB English Vocab 3
flashback
foreshadowing
hyperbole
image
section of a literary work of clues that interrupts the seque…
use in a literary work of clues that suggest events that have…
deliberate exaggeration or overstatement
word or phrase that appeals to one or more of the 5 senses
flashback
section of a literary work of clues that interrupts the seque…
foreshadowing
use in a literary work of clues that suggest events that have…
IB English Vocab #3
Cavort
Credence
Decry
Dissemble
To prance or caper about. To behave in a high spirited , fest…
Belief as to the truth of something . Something giving claim…
To speak despairingly of denounce as faulty or worthless; exp…
To give false or misleading appearance to. Conceal the truth…
Cavort
To prance or caper about. To behave in a high spirited , fest…
Credence
Belief as to the truth of something . Something giving claim…
34 terms
IB English list 3
Zeal
Acuity
Affable
Assuage
+ enthusiasm
+sharpness of Perception or mind
+friendly; agreeable
+ to reduce pain
Zeal
+ enthusiasm
Acuity
+sharpness of Perception or mind
20 terms
IB English Vocab #3
myopic
obstreperous
parsimonious
perfidious
(adj) near sighted; unable to see clearly; narrow minded
(adj) boisterous; unruly; clamourous; vociferous
(adj) excessivley frugal, thrify, cheap; penny-pinching, a pa…
(adj) traitorous; betraying; treacherous; faithless
myopic
(adj) near sighted; unable to see clearly; narrow minded
obstreperous
(adj) boisterous; unruly; clamourous; vociferous
20 terms
IB English Set 3
abominate
acculturation
adventitious
ascribe
loathe, abhor, despise, detest
adaptation
extrinsic, incidental, fortuitous
impute, credit, attribute
abominate
loathe, abhor, despise, detest
acculturation
adaptation
30 terms
IB English Vocab 3
bowdlerize
carnal
deference
ebullient
to expurgate a written work by removing or modifying passages…
fleshly; sensual; concerning the desires of the body
(n.) courteous yielding to the wishes and ideas of another pe…
(adj.) overflowing with enthusiasm and excitement; boiling, b…
bowdlerize
to expurgate a written work by removing or modifying passages…
carnal
fleshly; sensual; concerning the desires of the body
12 terms
IB English Vocab 3
Abstemious
Circumnavigate
Feckless
Lexicon
Not self-indulgent, especially when eating and drinking
Sail all the way around
Lacking initiative, or strength of character, irresponsible
Vocabulary of a person, language or branch of knowledge
Abstemious
Not self-indulgent, especially when eating and drinking
Circumnavigate
Sail all the way around
16 terms
IB English Vocab 3
Honor
Integrity
Virtue
Demagogue
respect that is given to someone who is admired
Being true to the person you are
A habitual and firm disposition to do good
A leader who obtains power by appealing to the emotions and p…
Honor
respect that is given to someone who is admired
Integrity
Being true to the person you are
IB English Vocab #3
Quixotic
Beleaguer
Milieu
Histrionic
Adjective, idealistic, impractical
Verb, to pester, to harass
Noun, environment or surroundings
Adjective, overly dramatic
Quixotic
Adjective, idealistic, impractical
Beleaguer
Verb, to pester, to harass
51 terms
IB-English 3 Vocabulary
Cloister
Capitulate
Ubiquitous
Aesthetic
A tranquil, secluded place
To surrender under conditions; to give in
The quality of being everywhere at the same time
Having to do with the artistic beauty
Cloister
A tranquil, secluded place
Capitulate
To surrender under conditions; to give in
17 terms
IB English Vocab #3
Honor
Integrity
Virtue
Demagogue
high respect, esteem; privilege
the quality of being honest and having strong moral principles
behavior showing high moral standards
a political leader who seeks support by appealing to popular…
Honor
high respect, esteem; privilege
Integrity
the quality of being honest and having strong moral principles
15 terms
IB English 3 Vocabulary
Laurels
Lofty
Dissapation
Incontinence
Honour, or distinction, or fame
Of great height
The process of slowly disappearing
Inability of the body to control the evacuation functions of…
Laurels
Honour, or distinction, or fame
Lofty
Of great height
10 terms
IB English List 3
Impinge
Enunciation
Ephemeral
Impious
To encroach, to infringe upon, to stike against; verb
A clear pronunciation; noun
Transient, lasting a short time; adj
Irreverent, without piety, wicked; adj
Impinge
To encroach, to infringe upon, to stike against; verb
Enunciation
A clear pronunciation; noun
18 terms
Ib English vocabulary #3
Auto
Eu
Bio
Phob
Self
Well
Life
Fear
Auto
Self
Eu
Well
17 terms
IB English 3
Imagery
Alliteration
Assonance
Diction
The use of figurative language to represent objects, actions…
A stylistic device in which a number of words, having the sam…
Vowel sounds, usually repeated with in words are types of all…
The style of speaking or writing determined by the choice of…
Imagery
The use of figurative language to represent objects, actions…
Alliteration
A stylistic device in which a number of words, having the sam…
33 terms
IB English 3 words
Zeal
Acuity
Assuage
Avarice
passion; excitement
sharpness of perception or mind
to reduce pain
Greed
Zeal
passion; excitement
Acuity
sharpness of perception or mind
25 terms
IB english vocab 3
charlatan
ambivalent
abate
extricate
(ant.) a professional, or authentic authority
(ant.) certain, firmly convinces
(ant.) to increase
(ant.) to snare
charlatan
(ant.) a professional, or authentic authority
ambivalent
(ant.) certain, firmly convinces
63 terms
IB English 3 Prefixes
Phobia
Acrophobia (n)
Agoraphobia (n)
Anglophobia (n)
Fear; dislike; aversion
Fear of being at a great height
Fear of open space
Dislike of England or the English
Phobia
Fear; dislike; aversion
Acrophobia (n)
Fear of being at a great height
20 terms
IB English Vocabulary 3
Embellish
Embroil
Emulate
Enervate
To decorate, to elaborate upon
To involve in a quarrel
To try to equal or surpass
To weaken, to lessen the strength of
Embellish
To decorate, to elaborate upon
Embroil
To involve in a quarrel
15 terms
IB English Vocab 3
Arrogant
Braggart
Complacent
Contemptuous
Overbearing, proud; haught
One who boasts a great deal
Self-satisfied; smug
Lacking respect; scornful
Arrogant
Overbearing, proud; haught
Braggart
One who boasts a great deal
35 terms
IB English Vocab #3
Altruistic
Ameliorate
Bellicose
Capricious
devoted to the good of other
to better; improve; reform; correct; grow better
warlike; incline to strife; aggressive
abrupt change in feeling or opinion
Altruistic
devoted to the good of other
Ameliorate
to better; improve; reform; correct; grow better
10 terms
IB English Vocab #3
Quixotic
Beleaguer
Milieu
Histrionic
Idealistic, totally impractical
to besiege; to harass
environment; surroundings
Overly dramatic, theatrical
Quixotic
Idealistic, totally impractical
Beleaguer
to besiege; to harass
30 terms
IB english 1-3
Feign
Supercilious
Conscientious
Incredulous
to imitate deceptively; to make believe; pretend.
having or showing arrogant superiority to and disdain of thos…
meticulous; careful; painstaking; particular.
indicating or showing unbelief.
Feign
to imitate deceptively; to make believe; pretend.
Supercilious
having or showing arrogant superiority to and disdain of thos…
17 terms
IB English Vocab 3
Honor
Integrity
Virtue
Demagogue
High respect, esteem
The quality of being honest and having strong moral principle…
Behavior showing high moral standards
A political leader who seeks support by appealing to popular…
Honor
High respect, esteem
Integrity
The quality of being honest and having strong moral principle…
12 terms
IB English Vocab 3
Abstemious
Circumnavigate
Feckless
Lexicon
Sparing or moderate, characterized by abstinence
To sail or fly around, make circuit by navigation, to maneuve…
Ineffective, incompetent, futile, habing no sense of responsi…
The vocabulary of a particular language, field or social class
Abstemious
Sparing or moderate, characterized by abstinence
Circumnavigate
To sail or fly around, make circuit by navigation, to maneuve…
20 terms
IB English Vocab #3
abominate
acculturation
adventitious
ascribe
to have an intense dislike or hatred for;... loathe, despise
the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cause or c…
to assign or refer to (as a cause or source), attribute;... impu…
abominate
to have an intense dislike or hatred for;... loathe, despise
acculturation
the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
24 terms
IB English 3 vocab
Capitulate
Ubiquitous
Aesthetic
Catharsis
To surrender under certain conditions
The quality of being everywhere at the same time
Having to do with artificial beauty
An emotional o or psychological cleansing that brings relief…
Capitulate
To surrender under certain conditions
Ubiquitous
The quality of being everywhere at the same time
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