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English Facts
Rationalism
Puritans
1565
1607
Belief people could arrive at truth using their abilities of…
Wanted to purify the church of England
Spanish establish St. Augustine
English establishes Jamestown
Rationalism
Belief people could arrive at truth using their abilities of…
Puritans
Wanted to purify the church of England
5 terms
(english) fact-
manufacture
factory
artifact
faction
make something on a large scale using machinery
a building or group of buildings where goods are manufactured…
object made by human beings that is of cultural or historical…
small organized group inside of a larger one
manufacture
make something on a large scale using machinery
factory
a building or group of buildings where goods are manufactured…
35 terms
English facts
a survivor Remembers
a survivor Remembers
a survivor Remembers
a survivor Remembers
Latarus was the only survivor in his family
the ghetto's perimeter was barbed wires, making the jews feel…
people didn't know where they were going
no one knew about the concentration camp, Aushcitz
a survivor Remembers
Latarus was the only survivor in his family
a survivor Remembers
the ghetto's perimeter was barbed wires, making the jews feel…
English facts
William Cullent Bryant epithet
Poet of the People
Longfellow
Leaves of Grass
Father of Poetry
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow epithet
psalm of life
Walt Whitman magnum opus
William Cullent Bryant epithet
Father of Poetry
Poet of the People
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow epithet
11 terms
English facts
When was Shakespeare born
When did Shakespeare die
Where is Shakespeare's tomb
Where did Shakespeare live
April 23, 1564
April 23, 1616
Church of the Holy Trinity
Stratford, England
When was Shakespeare born
April 23, 1564
When did Shakespeare die
April 23, 1616
English facts
Cvil rights movement#1
#2
#3
Great Depression#1
In may 1954, followig the brown v board of education of topek…
December 1, 1955 Rosa parks refused to give her seat to a whi…
May 1963, in Birmingham, Alabama there was a major protest ag…
Unemployment went from 15% to there being a shortage of jobs
Cvil rights movement#1
In may 1954, followig the brown v board of education of topek…
#2
December 1, 1955 Rosa parks refused to give her seat to a whi…
English facts
When does Queen Anne take the throne?
Tories? Wigs?
First King George.
George III
1702
Tories are nobles and wigs are common people.
Crowned in 1714, spoke no English. Rise of prime minister.
lost American colonies, declared insane in 1811
When does Queen Anne take the throne?
1702
Tories? Wigs?
Tories are nobles and wigs are common people.
English Facts
When was the play written?
Who was king at the time of Macbeth?
Who is the king's historical relation,…
Who has the first lines of the play?
1606
King James
Banquo
The Weird Sisters
When was the play written?
1606
Who was king at the time of Macbeth?
King James
27 terms
English Facts
What year were Christopher Marlowe and…
What year were Shakespeare's sonnets p…
When was Shakespeare's last play, 'The…
When did Shakespeare die?
1564
1609 (but were written ten years previously)
c.1611
1616
What year were Christopher Marlowe and…
1564
What year were Shakespeare's sonnets p…
1609 (but were written ten years previously)
13 terms
English 006 Fact and Opinion
Fact
Opinion
Opinion
Opinion
Our family went to eat at Wong Chung Restaurant last night
I will never be able to sew well.
Mrs. Carter is the strangest teacher in school.
Grandma's hot sauce is not spicy enough for me .
Fact
Our family went to eat at Wong Chung Restaurant last night
Opinion
I will never be able to sew well.
13 terms
English vocab (fun facts)
Cenotaph
Unctuous
Vicissitude
Titillate
Greek empty plus tumb
Latin for oil extreme unction
Usually used in plural Latin vicis change
Latin to tickle alludes to the senses
Cenotaph
Greek empty plus tumb
Unctuous
Latin for oil extreme unction
29 terms
Facts -- English Renaissance
Elizabethan Age
mercantilism
Man's place in God's world.
Edward VI
Golden Age of British Literature
economic system based upon obtaining wealth
Theme of Renaissance Era
brought about doctrinal reform
Elizabethan Age
Golden Age of British Literature
mercantilism
economic system based upon obtaining wealth
12 terms
Japanese and English Vocaloid Facts!
Which vocaloid is behind the iconic so…
Who was the first Japanese vocaloid ev…
Who are these two Japanese vocaloids?
What is the name of Oliver's iconic go…
Hatsune Miko
Meiko
Kagamine Rin and Len
James
Which vocaloid is behind the iconic so…
Hatsune Miko
Who was the first Japanese vocaloid ev…
Meiko
90 terms
English judicial facts
Supreme court justices
Court of appeals
Texas federal court of appeals
U.S. District courts
9
13
5th circuit
94
Supreme court justices
9
Court of appeals
13
31 terms
English- globe facts
italy
1400s
Renaissance
Elizabeth I
renassance begain in
year renaissance began
a time science and art flourished
England was not at war, and therefore there was peace and pro…
italy
renassance begain in
1400s
year renaissance began
69 terms
English - Fact Files
about
visit
nearly all of them
tell you about sg
körülbelül
meglátogat
majdnem mindegyikük
mesél vmiről neked
about
körülbelül
visit
meglátogat
5 terms
Measurement Facts - English (Length)
1 foot = _______ inches
1 yard = ________ inches
1 yard = _________ feet
1 mile = _________ yards
12
36
3
1,760
1 foot = _______ inches
12
1 yard = ________ inches
36
12 terms
Measurement Facts - English (Time)
1 minute = ________ seconds
1 hour = _________ minutes
1 day = ________ hours
1 week = __________ days
60
60
24
7
1 minute = ________ seconds
60
1 hour = _________ minutes
60
34 terms
English (Speech and People Facts)
MLK born
MLK assassinated
MLK gave speech date
MLK's profession
January 15, 1929
April 4, 1968 in Memphis
August 28, 1963
Baptist Minister
MLK born
January 15, 1929
MLK assassinated
April 4, 1968 in Memphis
26 terms
ENGLISH: Globe Theatre Facts
architecht
roof
Similar to....
Shape
James Burbage
thatched- made of straw or reeds; fire hazard; burnt down the…
Greek and Roman architecture
Octagonal or 20-sided
architecht
James Burbage
roof
thatched- made of straw or reeds; fire hazard; burnt down the…
10 terms
English story facts
I hear America singing
Song of my self
Because I could not stop for death
Success is counted sweetest
-everyday manual labor workers singing as they work ... -free ve…
-there is no death because there is an after life... -compares h…
-Dickinson... -death is personified
-Dickinson... -purple host is the union army... -success is sweetes…
I hear America singing
-everyday manual labor workers singing as they work ... -free ve…
Song of my self
-there is no death because there is an after life... -compares h…
36 terms
English -- Macbeth Facts
Theme illustrated when the witches say…
Macbeth's original title that he inher…
Three things Lady Macbeth does to cove…
Title King Duncan bestows on his son,…
Appearance vs reality
Thane of Glamis
Covers the guards with Duncan's blood, plants the daggers on…
Prince of Cumberland
Theme illustrated when the witches say…
Appearance vs reality
Macbeth's original title that he inher…
Thane of Glamis
English Author Facts
Sherman Alexie
Captain Richard Pratt
W.E,B. Du Bois
Aravind Adiga
- Grew up in Spokane reservation Wellpinit WA... - Suffered from…
said "Kill the Indian in him, and save the man."
Created Double consciousness = Two awarenesses, how you see y…
- From India, born 1974... - Went to Jesuit high school, all boy…
Sherman Alexie
- Grew up in Spokane reservation Wellpinit WA... - Suffered from…
Captain Richard Pratt
said "Kill the Indian in him, and save the man."
English Fact Cards
1.... Many Americans feel like our politi…
3.... Only a corrupt government prioritiz…
5. ... When you live under a government t…
7.... ...might I remind you of Edward Sno…
2.... Cuts to the government budgets (aside from weapons systems…
4.... ...the scale of private spending to influence politicians…
6.... Once there is a 'master key' it can be leaked or hacked an…
8.... MK-ULTRA: In the 1950s to the 1970s, the CIA ran a mind-co…
1.... Many Americans feel like our politi…
2.... Cuts to the government budgets (aside from weapons systems…
3.... Only a corrupt government prioritiz…
4.... ...the scale of private spending to influence politicians…
CSET Flash Facts - English
Analyzing word structure
Etymology means the study of words and…
Semantics is the meaning of a word or…
Satire
The most advance strategy for identifying a word is usually...
What does etymology mean?
What does semantics mean?
This is a manifestation of the author's tone, or attitude, &…
Analyzing word structure
The most advance strategy for identifying a word is usually...
Etymology means the study of words and…
What does etymology mean?
English III fun facts
Washington Irving
Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe
Henry David Thoreau
Who wrote "The Devil and Tom Walker?"
Who wrote "The Raven?"
Who wrote "The Fall of the House of Usher?"
Who wrote "from Walden?"
Washington Irving
Who wrote "The Devil and Tom Walker?"
Edgar Allan Poe
Who wrote "The Raven?"
26 terms
Terms and Facts English SG
dynamic character
flat/static character
antagonist
protagonist
character who undergoes an important inner change
character who doesn't change over time
character or force against which the main character/protagoni…
central character in a story or play
dynamic character
character who undergoes an important inner change
flat/static character
character who doesn't change over time
English terms and facts
Viola loves Duke Orsino, the Duke love…
A speech spoken by a character to hims…
The effect when the audience knows fac…
A major division in a play/ subdivided…
What is the main love triangle in "Twelth Night"?
Aside
Dramatic Irony
Act
Viola loves Duke Orsino, the Duke love…
What is the main love triangle in "Twelth Night"?
A speech spoken by a character to hims…
Aside
31 terms
English Shakespeare Number Facts
1613
1612
83%
17%
Globe Theater Burned
Shakespeare retired
amount of Prrose in Merry Wives of WIndsor
amount of Blank Verse in Merry Wives of WIndwor
1613
Globe Theater Burned
1612
Shakespeare retired
6 terms
English Grammar Facts
Noun
Pronoun
Adjective
Verb
A person, Place, Thing or Idea
A word that takes place of a noun
A word that describes a noun
A word that describes an action, state, or occerence
Noun
A person, Place, Thing or Idea
Pronoun
A word that takes place of a noun
50 terms
english 50 facts
To be a birthrite citizen:... Have been b…
To become a citizen after birth:... Apply…
Naturalization applicants are required…
A U.S. national may acquire foreign na…
"U.S Citizenship | USCIS." Official Website of the Department…
"U.S Citizenship | USCIS." Official Website of the Department…
"U.S Citizenship | USCIS." Official Website of the Department…
"Dual Nationality." travel.state.gov. N.p., n.d. Web. 8 Mar.…
To be a birthrite citizen:... Have been b…
"U.S Citizenship | USCIS." Official Website of the Department…
To become a citizen after birth:... Apply…
"U.S Citizenship | USCIS." Official Website of the Department…
13 terms
English Colonies Fact
MA
CT
RI
NH
The first Thanksgiving was here after the N/A helped the Pilg…
Had the first constitution in America
Were helped by the Narraganset people
One of the major industries was ship building
MA
The first Thanksgiving was here after the N/A helped the Pilg…
CT
Had the first constitution in America
English poem facts
Stanza
Simile
Rhyme
Personification
A group of lines forming the basic recurring unit in a poem... A…
A figure of speech comparing. 2 different things, used to mak…
A word agreeing with another word in a terminal sound... Words t…
A figure of speech where human qualities are given to animals…
Stanza
A group of lines forming the basic recurring unit in a poem... A…
Simile
A figure of speech comparing. 2 different things, used to mak…
English Topic Sentences & Facts
Many people that hold powerful positio…
Often when presented with conflict, mo…
When faced with oppression, those who…
Former director of the CIA "torture do…
Guantanamo Bay
Edward Snowden
Syrian refugee crisis
Porter Goss quote
Many people that hold powerful positio…
Guantanamo Bay
Often when presented with conflict, mo…
Edward Snowden
Random Facts for English Final
Shakespeare lived
Elizabeth I lived
Elizabeth I parents
Julius Caesar lived
1564 - 1616
1533 - 1603
Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn
100 B.C. - 44 B.C.
Shakespeare lived
1564 - 1616
Elizabeth I lived
1533 - 1603
20 terms
English "fact" sheet
Abjure
Acrid
August
Callous
V-to re-announce ripudate. Under oath to avoid shun
A- harsh in taste or odor, sharp in manner or temper
A-majestic inspiring admiration. And respect
A- emotionally hard and unfeeling
Abjure
V-to re-announce ripudate. Under oath to avoid shun
Acrid
A- harsh in taste or odor, sharp in manner or temper
English III fun facts
Who wrote "The Devil and Tom Walker?"
Who wrote "The Raven?"
Who wrote "The Fall of the House of Us…
Who wrote "from Walden?"
Washington Irving
Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe
Henry David Thoreau
Who wrote "The Devil and Tom Walker?"
Washington Irving
Who wrote "The Raven?"
Edgar Allan Poe
45 terms
english civil war (facts)
constitutional issues, class, localism…
constitutional royalists
cavaliers
prince rupert
5 factors which influenced side taking in the english civil war
the name given to royalists who supported the institution of…
the name given to royalists who supported charles himself, ra…
example of a cavalier- who supported charles himself not just…
constitutional issues, class, localism…
5 factors which influenced side taking in the english civil war
constitutional royalists
the name given to royalists who supported the institution of…
21 terms
English, French, Spanish facts
Settlements/Geography English
Settlements/Geography French
Settlements/Geography Spanish
Population Sources English
Most colonies established by royal char- ter. Earliest settle…
First colonies were trading posts in Newfoundland; others fol…
Crown-sponsored conquests gained rich- es for Spain and expan…
Colonists were recruited from among middle-class farmers, art…
Settlements/Geography English
Most colonies established by royal char- ter. Earliest settle…
Settlements/Geography French
First colonies were trading posts in Newfoundland; others fol…
Notecards/Facts for English Presentation
1
2
3
4
My project discusses the topic of police brutality.
One question that many people ask is whether police in Americ…
Police Brutality is defined as the use of any force exceeding…
Police brutality did used to be a legitimate issue. During th…
1
My project discusses the topic of police brutality.
2
One question that many people ask is whether police in Americ…
English FACTS (ノಠ益ಠ)ノ彡┻━┻
defend
monument
enormous
unique
防禦;保衛;保護
紀念碑
巨大的
獨特的(he is a girl)
defend
防禦;保衛;保護
monument
紀念碑
8 terms
english facts to know
aeschere
hygelac
hrunting
thane
counselor and friend of hrothgar who is killed by gm
beowulf's father
danish sword givem to beowulf
in anglo-sxon england,a man who held land granted by the king
aeschere
counselor and friend of hrothgar who is killed by gm
hygelac
beowulf's father
50 facts english thesis
Public outcry against the power of cor…
Earlier, states routinely placed restr…
In 1889, New Jersey adopted a statute…
Courts often applied the act against u…
"Business, Big." Dictionary of American History. 2003. Encycl…
...
...
...
Public outcry against the power of cor…
"Business, Big." Dictionary of American History. 2003. Encycl…
Earlier, states routinely placed restr…
...
70 terms
english oral main facts
time period of the flea
time period of sun rising
time period of the bait
time period of vale. for. mourning
rakish
transitional
rakish
mature
time period of the flea
rakish
time period of sun rising
transitional
21 terms
English Revolutionary Facts
Richard Saunders and Silence Dogood
Silence Dogood
False
False
What were Ben Franklin's other names?
Who wrote the 13 virtues?
Thomas Paine wrote the Crisis because of the Stamp Act
Abigail Adams wrote letter to be published
Richard Saunders and Silence Dogood
What were Ben Franklin's other names?
Silence Dogood
Who wrote the 13 virtues?
27 terms
english fact sheet 9H
Verb
the name of a person, place, thing, id…
a person, place, thing, idea, or quality
a specific person, place, thing, idea,…
...
noun
common
proper
Verb
...
the name of a person, place, thing, id…
noun
ENGLISH III fun facts
what is a true statement about a myth?
the earth on the turtles back provides…
in punishing the grizzles in the modoc…
when grizzles walk upright explains th…
myths often feature immortal beings
animals
curiosity
marriage
what is a true statement about a myth?
myths often feature immortal beings
the earth on the turtles back provides…
animals
Multicultural London English- facts
hybrid dialect
Jafaican
stress-timed rhythem
syllable-timed rythem
A dialect emerged from the intermingling of West Indians, Sou…
The original nickname given to the dialect combining the two…
Spoken language in which syllables are stressed at regular in…
Spoken language in which all syllables are accorded roughly a…
hybrid dialect
A dialect emerged from the intermingling of West Indians, Sou…
Jafaican
The original nickname given to the dialect combining the two…
108 terms
English history facts and figures
Palatinate James sent
James- how many parishes had a residen…
debt at James' ascension
debt in 1624
13,700 Scots... 6000 English
only over 1/3
£400,000
£1,000,000
Palatinate James sent
13,700 Scots... 6000 English
James- how many parishes had a residen…
only over 1/3
15 terms
English Final Shakesphere facts
What day was he born and died on?
Where was he born
Where did he die
How long did he go to school and what…
He was born and died on April 23
Stratford
In his family home
7 years and studied latin
What day was he born and died on?
He was born and died on April 23
Where was he born
Stratford
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