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!a Vocabulary for grade 9 English
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
TO CORRUPT OR MAKE IMPURE
able to use both hands equally well
(v.) to make larger, increase
deprived of; made unhappy through a loss
adulterate
TO CORRUPT OR MAKE IMPURE
ambidextrous
able to use both hands equally well
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English Terms Grade 9
Rhetoric
Alliteration
Anecdote
Allusion
the study of effective speaking and writing.
The repetition of continent sounds at the beginning of words.…
Brief "slice of life" A brief account of an interesting or am…
A reference to a work of art (in history, in art, in literatu…
Rhetoric
the study of effective speaking and writing.
Alliteration
The repetition of continent sounds at the beginning of words.…
Mr. Stoddart grade 9 English
What are the purposes of a short story?
The five elements of a short story are:
Plot
Plot Outline of a short story:
1. To teach... 2. To entertain... 3. To raise questions
1. Plot... 2. Character... 3. Setting... 4. Atmosphere... 5. Style
the arrangement of incidents or events in a story."What happe…
1. Exposition... 2. Inciting force (or Complication)... 3. Rising A…
What are the purposes of a short story?
1. To teach... 2. To entertain... 3. To raise questions
The five elements of a short story are:
1. Plot... 2. Character... 3. Setting... 4. Atmosphere... 5. Style
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English Sonnet Grade 9
Sonnet
Iambic pentametre
Pentametre
Are these lines pentametres? ... In days…
A 14 lined poem.
A unit of rhythm called a foot that shows a stressed and then…
There are 5 metres in the line. (2x5=10 syllables) ex. Two ho…
Yes, 10 syllables each line.
Sonnet
A 14 lined poem.
Iambic pentametre
A unit of rhythm called a foot that shows a stressed and then…
18 terms
English Terms Grade 9
Rhetoric
Alliteration
Anecdote
Allusion
the study of effective speaking and writing.
The repetition of continent sounds at the beginning of words.…
Brief "slice of life" A brief account of an interesting or am…
A reference to a work of art (in history, in art, in literatu…
Rhetoric
the study of effective speaking and writing.
Alliteration
The repetition of continent sounds at the beginning of words.…
13 terms
English grade 9 vocabulary
Tangible
Quarry
Discern
Condone
Capable of being touched
Something that is hunted
Perceive or recognize something
Accept and allow
Tangible
Capable of being touched
Quarry
Something that is hunted
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English (grade 9)
What are the rules for capitals
What is the difference between good an…
What is allegory
What is alliteration
1) beginning of a sentence... 2) people, geographic place, build…
Good- an adj. so it describes a person, place, or thing... Well…
A type of story in which the characters objects and events re…
The repot ion of first constants in a group
What are the rules for capitals
1) beginning of a sentence... 2) people, geographic place, build…
What is the difference between good an…
Good- an adj. so it describes a person, place, or thing... Well…
grade 9 english terms
alliteration
allusion
antagonist
assonance
is the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of wor…
is a reference, within a literary work
an opponent pf the protagonist(bad guy)
is the repetition of similar vowel sounds in different words…
alliteration
is the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of wor…
allusion
is a reference, within a literary work
27 terms
Grade 9 English
Alliteration
Allusion
Hyperbole
Simile
Repeating a consonant sound in close proximity to others, or…
A reference to something literary, mythological, or historica…
An exaggeration.
A figure of speech comparing two unlike things using "like" o…
Alliteration
Repeating a consonant sound in close proximity to others, or…
Allusion
A reference to something literary, mythological, or historica…
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Vocab 9 Grade 9
temptation
clasp
wretch
gloom
an attraction to choose sin
to grasp or hold tightly
a person of despicable or base character
total or partial darkness; dimness
temptation
an attraction to choose sin
clasp
to grasp or hold tightly
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English gods grade 9
Adad
Anunnaki
Anu
Aruru
God of storms and weather
Anu's sons, God of the underworld
Father of gods, the God of the heavens
Godness of creation
Adad
God of storms and weather
Anunnaki
Anu's sons, God of the underworld
28 terms
English Grade 9
Pun
Comic Relief
Pathetic Fallacy
Consonance
A figure of speech which consists of a confusion of similar w…
The inclusion of a humorous character or scene or witty dialo…
Literary device that attributes human qualities and emotions…
The repetition of consonant sounds in the middle or at the en…
Pun
A figure of speech which consists of a confusion of similar w…
Comic Relief
The inclusion of a humorous character or scene or witty dialo…
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Grade 9 Academic Terms
Alliteration
Content
Form
Metaphor
Repetition of closely connected words beginning with the same…
Simply what the poem is about - its themes, ideas and story-l…
How the poem is structured or organised. What are the effects…
A direct comparison, without using the words, like, as or tha…
Alliteration
Repetition of closely connected words beginning with the same…
Content
Simply what the poem is about - its themes, ideas and story-l…
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Grade 9 English Literary Terms
Imagery
Tone
Symbolism
Irony
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
A writer's attitude toward his or her subject matter revealed…
A device in literature where an object represents an idea.
A contrast or discrepancy between what is stated and what is…
Imagery
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
Tone
A writer's attitude toward his or her subject matter revealed…
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English Vocabulary : Grade 9
Alienate
Aperture
Baffle
Conceit
To make someone feel isolated or like a outsider
A space, gap or opening
Confused/fustrated
Favorable opinion, fanciful metaphor
Alienate
To make someone feel isolated or like a outsider
Aperture
A space, gap or opening
English terms grade 9
Alliteration
Antagonist
Atmosphere
Climax
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
a person who actively opposes or is hostile to someone or som…
the pervading tone or mood of a place, situation, or work of…
turning point in the story for the main character
Alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Antagonist
a person who actively opposes or is hostile to someone or som…
34 terms
English Vocabulary Grade 9
Insubstantial
Petulant
Contempt
Indigent
Lacking substance; flimsy
Childishly sulky or bad tempered
The feeling of intense dislike and a lack of respect for some…
Impoverished
Insubstantial
Lacking substance; flimsy
Petulant
Childishly sulky or bad tempered
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grade 9 english
glance
thrill
assistant
trembling
to strike a surface or object obliquely, especially so as to…
to affect a sudden wave of keen emotion or excitement
a person who is subordinate to another in rank
to shake involuntary with quick short movements as from fear
glance
to strike a surface or object obliquely, especially so as to…
thrill
to affect a sudden wave of keen emotion or excitement
48 terms
Grade 9 English Terms
Theme
Protagonist
Antagonist
Setting
what an author believes to be true on a subject presented in…
the leading character, hero, or heroine of a drama or other l…
a person who is opposed to, struggles against, or competes wi…
the act of a person or thing that sets.... the surroundings or e…
Theme
what an author believes to be true on a subject presented in…
Protagonist
the leading character, hero, or heroine of a drama or other l…
English Grade 9 Term 1 Literary Definitions
Plot
Characterization
Conflict
Setting
The sequence of events in a story
The way a writer creates and develops characters' personaltie…
A struggle between opposing forces- usually the story's main…
The time and place of the action of the story
Plot
The sequence of events in a story
Characterization
The way a writer creates and develops characters' personaltie…
English vocab grade 9
mal
re
vert
mono
bad
again
to turn
one
mal
bad
re
again
35 terms
Short Stories - Grade 9
Plot
Theme
Setting
Elements of Setting
The part of the story that outlines the events that occur in…
The main message about life conveyed by a story.
The background against which the action of a story takes place.
1) time of year... 2) time of day... 3) time in history... 4) place- g…
Plot
The part of the story that outlines the events that occur in…
Theme
The main message about life conveyed by a story.
English words grade 9
Astute
Unsavory
Moonlight
Cacophonous
Clever
Unpleasant
Work at a second job
Harsh sound
Astute
Clever
Unsavory
Unpleasant
moi vocab for english semester 1 grade 9
prospects
incessantly
vexation
pauper
chances or possibilities, especially for financial success
without interruption; continuously
irritation; annoyance
a poor person, especially one who depends on public charrity
prospects
chances or possibilities, especially for financial success
incessantly
without interruption; continuously
15 terms
Grade 9 Vocab English
dyslexia
dyspepsia
dysphoria
dystopia
impairment of the ability to read
difficult digestion; indigestion
sense of great unhappiness or dissatisfaction
imaginary place where living conditions are dreadful
dyslexia
impairment of the ability to read
dyspepsia
difficult digestion; indigestion
Grade 9 English terms
Argumentative essay
Autobiography
Beliefs
Bias
An essay that attempts to persuade the reader to the writers…
A personal account of ones whole life especially for publicat…
Concepts and / or ideas that are held to be true by an indivi…
A slanted viewpoint that prevents a fir and open minded asses…
Argumentative essay
An essay that attempts to persuade the reader to the writers…
Autobiography
A personal account of ones whole life especially for publicat…
40 terms
English Vocab Grade 9
Ameliorate
Conserve
Detriment
Exotic
To improve
To save
Injury/damage or something that causes it
Foreign
Ameliorate
To improve
Conserve
To save
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grade 9 terms english
narrator-a person who narrates somethi…
author-a writer of a book, article, or…
Allusion
Antagonist
...
...
A reference to another work of literature, person, or event
A character or force in conflict with the main character
narrator-a person who narrates somethi…
...
author-a writer of a book, article, or…
...
Grade 9 English Vocab
Brigand
Salvage
Feint
Terse
a bandit, robber, outlaw
to save from fire or shipwreck
a deliberately deceptive movement; a pretense
breif and to the point
Brigand
a bandit, robber, outlaw
Salvage
to save from fire or shipwreck
Grade 9 English
Simile
Characterization
Onomatopoeia
Oxymoron
Direct comparison using the words like, as or than
The prosess where thr author adds qualities to a character to…
Words that sound how they are spelled
When two words beside each other have opposite meanings
Simile
Direct comparison using the words like, as or than
Characterization
The prosess where thr author adds qualities to a character to…
27 terms
English Grade 9 Vocab
allegory
Allusion
Alliteration
Apostrophe
a story that offers both a literal and figurative interpretat…
a reference to something in history, literature, culture, soc…
repetition of consonant sounds
addressing something that is dead, not human, or nor present
allegory
a story that offers both a literal and figurative interpretat…
Allusion
a reference to something in history, literature, culture, soc…
Grade 9 English
protagonist
antagonist
static character
dynamic character
-main character who is involved in and must resolve some type…
-the character who opposes or challenges the protagonist ... -is…
a character that remains the same throughout the story
a character who grows, learns, or changes as a result of the…
protagonist
-main character who is involved in and must resolve some type…
antagonist
-the character who opposes or challenges the protagonist ... -is…
Short Stories Vocabulary grade 9
appropriation
banished
consequently
degraded
money set aside for a specific purpose
forced out
as a result
fallen into a life of wickedness; depraved
appropriation
money set aside for a specific purpose
banished
forced out
English Grade 9 vocabulary
Dank (adj.) ("Can't see it," remarked…
Palpable (adj.) ("Can't see it," remar…
Opaque (adj.)
Lacerated (adj.)
Miserable damp amd chilli
Capable of being touched
Not letting light through
Wounded, torn
Dank (adj.) ("Can't see it," remarked…
Miserable damp amd chilli
Palpable (adj.) ("Can't see it," remar…
Capable of being touched
18 terms
English Grade 9
Simple Sentence
Compound Sentence
Complex Sentence
Simile
•Has one indivjdual clause/one complete thought... •Has a subjec…
•Has 2 independent clauses ... •The 2 clauses are joined with a…
Has an independent clause and a dependent clause.
When two unlike things are compared using like, than, or as i…
Simple Sentence
•Has one indivjdual clause/one complete thought... •Has a subjec…
Compound Sentence
•Has 2 independent clauses ... •The 2 clauses are joined with a…
18 terms
English Grade 9
Plot diagram
Setting
Characters
Theme
1. Introduction... 2. Causative Incident... 3.Crisis... 4. Rising Acti…
Time, place, atmosphere
Protagonist- the character with whom the audience sympathizes…
The main message being communicated, not a word, more of a co…
Plot diagram
1. Introduction... 2. Causative Incident... 3.Crisis... 4. Rising Acti…
Setting
Time, place, atmosphere
english vocab grade 9
prologue
valiant
profaner
forefit
introductory
acting with bravery
to treat with abuse
the penalty
prologue
introductory
valiant
acting with bravery
Personal Narrative Vocabulary (Grade 9)
Resolution
Tone
Mood
Conflict
The outcome of the conflict
The writer's feelings and attitude
The general feeling in a narrative
A problem
Resolution
The outcome of the conflict
Tone
The writer's feelings and attitude
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Grade 9 English Terms
Setting and Mood
Protagonist
Antagonist
Round chracter
Words or phrases that create a sense of time or place... Window…
Central character; story revolves around them
A person who actively opposes protagonist
Character that has 4+ characteristics; Protagonist, Antagonist
Setting and Mood
Words or phrases that create a sense of time or place... Window…
Protagonist
Central character; story revolves around them
10 terms
English Grade 9
Ambiguous
Beguile
Inauspicious
Inundate
Having more than one meaning.
Withfully divert or cheat.
With bad omens
To overwhelm with a huge quantity of things that must be deal…
Ambiguous
Having more than one meaning.
Beguile
Withfully divert or cheat.
26 terms
English - Grade 9
absolve
acrimony
amenable
banal
(v.) to clear from blame, responsibility, or guilt
a rough and bitter manner
disposed or willing to comply
repeated too often
absolve
(v.) to clear from blame, responsibility, or guilt
acrimony
a rough and bitter manner
ENGLISH VOCAB GRADE 9
Alliteration
Cliché
Foreshadowing
Hyperbole
The repitition of similar sounds usually consonants, at the b…
A familiar expression that has been used and reused so many t…
An authors deliberate use of hints or suggestions to give a p…
An excessive overstatement or exaggeration of fact "I've told…
Alliteration
The repitition of similar sounds usually consonants, at the b…
Cliché
A familiar expression that has been used and reused so many t…
121 terms
Grade 9: English Vocabulary
hauls
ogle
vague
pang
to pull or tow forcibly
to stare
not obvious; unclear
a sudden sharp pain or painful emotion
hauls
to pull or tow forcibly
ogle
to stare
English Vocabulary - Grade 9
Venerable
Puerile
Levity
Frugal
Worthy of respect because of advanced age, dignity, etc
Foolish for a grown person to say or do; childish
Lack of proper seriousness; improper gaiety
Thrifty; not wasteful
Venerable
Worthy of respect because of advanced age, dignity, etc
Puerile
Foolish for a grown person to say or do; childish
23 terms
GRADE 9 ENGLISH
Narrator
Theme
Plot
Climax
The person who tells a story.
The main/underlying idea in a piece of literature.
The main events of a piece of literature.
The most intense, exciting, or important point of a piece of…
Narrator
The person who tells a story.
Theme
The main/underlying idea in a piece of literature.
English Grade 9
Characterization
Direct characterization
Indirect characterization
SOPA
The way the author helps the reader learn about the character
The author directly shows the characters traits
The author lets the reader infer what the characters traits are
says,
Characterization
The way the author helps the reader learn about the character
Direct characterization
The author directly shows the characters traits
20 terms
Grade 9 English Terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Apostrophe
Archetype
"sally sold seashells by the sea shore"
a reference to a person, place, or event meant to create an e…
a rhetorical device in which a speaker addresses a person or…
universal symbol. ex. peace sign
Alliteration
"sally sold seashells by the sea shore"
Allusion
a reference to a person, place, or event meant to create an e…
28 terms
English Grade 9
Symbolism
Conflict
Climax
Indirect Characterization
...
...
...
...
Symbolism
...
Conflict
...
Grade 9 English Terms
Noun
Verb
Helping Verb
Conjunction
person, place, or thing
an action or anything being done
verb that helps indicate the tenses of main verbs
a word that help combine sections of sentences and join separ…
Noun
person, place, or thing
Verb
an action or anything being done
Grade 9 English
Protaganist
Antagonist
Foreshadow
Conflict
the leading character or one of the major characters in a mov…
Usually the villan. Causes a conflict with the main character.
be a warning or indication of (a future event).
a serious disagreement or argument, typically a protracted one.
Protaganist
the leading character or one of the major characters in a mov…
Antagonist
Usually the villan. Causes a conflict with the main character.
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