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High School Reading Vocab
Metaphor
Hyperbole
Irony
Simile
a comparison without using like or as
figurative language that uses exaggeration to express strong…
a contrast between expectation and reality
a comparison using like or as
Metaphor
a comparison without using like or as
Hyperbole
figurative language that uses exaggeration to express strong…
11 terms
High school Reading Vocabulary
cogn
ment & mens
psych
sci
to know
mind, related to the mind
brain consciousness
to know to learn
cogn
to know
ment & mens
mind, related to the mind
13 terms
High school reading
Fitting
Poverty
Reproached
Idle
(adjective) Of a kind that is appropiate for the situation or…
(noun) The state of being poor; a lack of something
(noun) An expression of rebuke or disapproval
(adjective) Not working; active; or being used
Fitting
(adjective) Of a kind that is appropiate for the situation or…
Poverty
(noun) The state of being poor; a lack of something
10 terms
High school Literature study guide
Depredations
Implacable
Marauder
Paradox
Damages or losses
Hard-Hearted; impossible to change
A person who raids in search of valuables
A seemingly contradictory statement that may be true
Depredations
Damages or losses
Implacable
Hard-Hearted; impossible to change
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Week 3 High School Reading
descendant
generation
inheritance
lineage
an individual coming from a specific ancestor; offspring of a…
a group of people who grow up at the same time and are though…
receiving property or money after the death of a relative or…
an individual's series of ancestors
descendant
an individual coming from a specific ancestor; offspring of a…
generation
a group of people who grow up at the same time and are though…
24 terms
Final High School Literature Exam
Christopher Marlowe
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Mary Shelley
Charles Dickens
"The Passionate Shepherd"
The Rime of the Ancient Marnier
Frankenstein
A Tale of Two Cities
Christopher Marlowe
"The Passionate Shepherd"
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
The Rime of the Ancient Marnier
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High School LHA Wk 1 Literature Quiz
Allegory
Conflict
Cultural Setting
Experiment in Living
a piece of literature in which the author embodies realities…
a clash between opposing forces in a piece of literature
a situation that arises out of the customary practices of the…
a choice that a character makes to act and live according to…
Allegory
a piece of literature in which the author embodies realities…
Conflict
a clash between opposing forces in a piece of literature
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Book List - High School Student Reading List
Choose 3 from list A and three from li…
A) Ava's Man - Rick Bragg
A) The Art of War - Sun Tzu +++
A) The Underground History of American…
Choose 3 from list A and three from list B to read. Use the B…
B) Temple of the Dragonslayer; Dragonlance series, The New Ad…
B) One Good Knight - Mercedes Lackey
B) Deltora Quest, Volumes 1-3, Emily Rodda
Choose 3 from list A and three from li…
Choose 3 from list A and three from list B to read. Use the B…
A) Ava's Man - Rick Bragg
B) Temple of the Dragonslayer; Dragonlance series, The New Ad…
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Simsbury High School AP English Literature Terms
act
allegory
allusion
ambiguity
a drama is usually divided into acts, and the acts are divide…
an extended narrative that carries a second meaning along wit…
a reference, usually brief to a presumably familiar person or…
any wording, action, or symbol that can be read in divergent…
act
a drama is usually divided into acts, and the acts are divide…
allegory
an extended narrative that carries a second meaning along wit…
110 terms
Reading vocabulary (high school level)
Nestle
Preoccupation
Leap
Attentive
Vi. 安卧,依偎
N. 全神贯注
Vi. 跳跃
adj.专心的,关心的
Nestle
Vi. 安卧,依偎
Preoccupation
N. 全神贯注
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Spelling Vocabulary - High School Reading Vocabulary
accommodate
acknowledge
advocate
allege
to do a kindness or a favor for; to provide for or supply
to recognize the authority, validity, or claims of
to support or speak in favor of something
to assert without proof
accommodate
to do a kindness or a favor for; to provide for or supply
acknowledge
to recognize the authority, validity, or claims of
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AP English Literature & Composition (High School)
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Blank Verse
an extended metaphor represented by symbolic characters, figu…
sequential repetition of a similar initial sound; usually at…
implied or indirect reference; usually from Bible or Greek My…
poem that does not rhyme
Allegory
an extended metaphor represented by symbolic characters, figu…
Alliteration
sequential repetition of a similar initial sound; usually at…
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Logos High School Literature Terms for Final
Epic
Hero(ine)
Foreshadowing
Suspense
A long story, written either in prose or poetry, which tells…
1) A character who has strong abilities, which may be beyond…
A plot device whereby the author hints at a future outcome bu…
A sense of interest and uncertainty aroused in the audience w…
Epic
A long story, written either in prose or poetry, which tells…
Hero(ine)
1) A character who has strong abilities, which may be beyond…
22 terms
MP 2 Reading 2: Helmet Laws/ High School Uniforms
crash
concerned
stress
injury
a car accident
to be worried or to have to do with something
to feel very worried or anxious.
something no in healthy or good condition
crash
a car accident
concerned
to be worried or to have to do with something
20 terms
High School Reading vocab. weeks 1-4
abstinence
abstract
acclaim
admonish
restraining oneself from satisfying one's appetite or want
something that has no tangible senses associated with it, dif…
to applaud, praise, to declare by praise or applause
to express warning or disapproval in a gentle, earnest manner
abstinence
restraining oneself from satisfying one's appetite or want
abstract
something that has no tangible senses associated with it, dif…
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High School Reading vocab. weeks 1-4
abstinence
abstract
acclaim
admonish
restraining oneself from satisfying one's appetite or want
something that has no tangible senses associated with it, dif…
to applaud, praise, to declare by praise or applause
to express warning or disapproval in a gentle, earnest manner
abstinence
restraining oneself from satisfying one's appetite or want
abstract
something that has no tangible senses associated with it, dif…
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High School Elections Reading for Spanish Final
El mundo
Está a favor de
Está en contra de
Embellecer
The world
In favor of
It is against
To beautify
El mundo
The world
Está a favor de
In favor of
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High School Reading vocab. weeks 1-4
abstinence
abstract
acclaim
admonish
restraining oneself from satisfying one's appetite or want
something that has no tangible senses associated with it, dif…
to applaud, praise, to declare by praise or applause
to express warning or disapproval in a gentle, earnest manner
abstinence
restraining oneself from satisfying one's appetite or want
abstract
something that has no tangible senses associated with it, dif…
382 terms
Chaminade High School English I Trimester 1 (Literature and Grammar)
Literature for the first trimester
Who wrote To Kill A Mockingbird
Where does TKAM take place and when
What is Atticus' profession
To Kill A Mockingbird, The Scarlet Ibis, Quality, The Penalty…
Harper Lee
Maycomb County in the 1930's (the Great Depression)
Lawyer
Literature for the first trimester
To Kill A Mockingbird, The Scarlet Ibis, Quality, The Penalty…
Who wrote To Kill A Mockingbird
Harper Lee
ShrewsburyHighPrepSchool by buster read
Canis
Coquus
Filius
Hortus
Dog
Cook
Son
Garden
Canis
Dog
Coquus
Cook
177 terms
Chaminade High School English trimester (Vocabulary and Literature) 2015-2016
Treacherous
Ominous
intricate
Imperishable
Not to be trusted; traitorous, disloyal, deceptive, unreliabl…
Being or exhibiting an evil sign for the future
having many complex interrelating parts or elements
Not subject to death, decay, spoilage, destruction
Treacherous
Not to be trusted; traitorous, disloyal, deceptive, unreliabl…
Ominous
Being or exhibiting an evil sign for the future
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Sleezer Reading Vocab 2016: High School Content Words
Antagonist
Protagonist
Plot line
Plot
The person or force that works against the protagonist
The main character in a story
The narrative structure of a story is the planned action or s…
The action that makes up a story.
Antagonist
The person or force that works against the protagonist
Protagonist
The main character in a story
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Poudre High School HW Reading Notebook Chapter 12
Growth of Slavery and the Cotton South
Black Protestantism
Resistance and Nat Turner
Free Black Population
Due to high fertility rates, not to mention an equal ratio of…
Began to pop up during the 2nd great awakening and argued tha…
A slave who led a revolt against the whites that killed over…
Most free blacks were in the North and were sometimes the res…
Growth of Slavery and the Cotton South
Due to high fertility rates, not to mention an equal ratio of…
Black Protestantism
Began to pop up during the 2nd great awakening and argued tha…
100 terms
English Vocabulary Semester One [Regis Jesuit High School British Literature]
Alacrity
Burgeon
Deleterious
Euphemism
Eagerness
To grow
Harmfull
Polite phrase for nasty word
Alacrity
Eagerness
Burgeon
To grow
25 terms
Poudre High School HW Reading Notebook Chapter 13
Manifest Destiny
Texas Independence
Steven Austin
Alamo
The belief that it was a god given gift to Americans to expan…
After several battles with Mexico, Texas gained independence…
Was granted a large tract of land by Mexicans to bring Americ…
An almost hopeless but famous stand by the Americans against…
Manifest Destiny
The belief that it was a god given gift to Americans to expan…
Texas Independence
After several battles with Mexico, Texas gained independence…
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Ottawa Hills High School Financial literature chapter 8 savings and investing
Equity capital
Preferred stock
Diversification
Corporate bond
Money that a business gets from its owners in order to operate
Gives the owner the advantage of receiving cash dividends bef…
The processes of spreading your assets among several differen…
A corporation's written pledge to repay a specific amount of…
Equity capital
Money that a business gets from its owners in order to operate
Preferred stock
Gives the owner the advantage of receiving cash dividends bef…
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Chaminade High School English I Trimester (Literature and Grammar)
Literature for the first trimester
Who wrote To Kill A Mockingbird
Where does TKAM take place and when
What is Atticus' profession
To Kill A Mockingbird, The Scarlet Ibis, Quality, The Penalty…
Harper Lee
Maycomb County in the 1930's (the Great Depression)
Lawyer
Literature for the first trimester
To Kill A Mockingbird, The Scarlet Ibis, Quality, The Penalty…
Who wrote To Kill A Mockingbird
Harper Lee
10 terms
AP Literature, Kerr, Buena High School, Sierra Vista Az
Slothful
Malady
Curate
Evade
(adj.) lazy, indolent
(n.) a sickness, illness, disease, disorder
(n.) a person authorized to conduct religious worship, a priest
(v.) to elude or avoid by cunning; to flee from a pursuer
Slothful
(adj.) lazy, indolent
Malady
(n.) a sickness, illness, disease, disorder
10 terms
AP Literature, Kerr, Buena High School, Sierra Vista Az
Avered
Impetus
Avaricious
Esheened
(v.) affirm, assert as fact
(n.) a moving force, impulse, stimulus
(adj.) greedy
(v.) shunned, avoided, escaped
Avered
(v.) affirm, assert as fact
Impetus
(n.) a moving force, impulse, stimulus
15 terms
northampton High school tricolore total 4 unit 6 reading
Un auteur
Une BD (bande dessinée)
Une bibliothèque
En écrivain
Author
Comic strip
Library
Writer
Un auteur
Author
Une BD (bande dessinée)
Comic strip
12 terms
East Coweta High School 9th Grade Advanced Literature Vocabulary 1
Anim
Animation
Viv
Viable
breath, life, spirit; animal, animation
the state of being full of life; the technique of photographi…
live; revive, viable, victuals, vital, vivid, vivacious, vita…
capable of working; feasible
Anim
breath, life, spirit; animal, animation
Animation
the state of being full of life; the technique of photographi…
50 terms
Conestoga High School Honors World Literature FINAL Vocab
Lugubrious
Metamorphosis
Mitosis
Moiety
dismal
complete change of substance or appearance
cell division resulting in chromosomes
one of two parts of a group or tribe
Lugubrious
dismal
Metamorphosis
complete change of substance or appearance
71 terms
Literature Note Cards Semester 2 Exam Rosati- Kain High School
Tragedy
Playwright
Script
Dialogue
drama that told the story of the fall of a person of high sta…
author of a play
written form of the play
term used to describe speech of actors in a play
Tragedy
drama that told the story of the fall of a person of high sta…
Playwright
author of a play
15 terms
English 9 reading Freeman High School: by ismaila owusu
Amenities
Brier
Chateau
Cultivated
Convenient features; Makes you comfortable
a tobacco pipe
a large country house
Refined or cultured in manner
Amenities
Convenient features; Makes you comfortable
Brier
a tobacco pipe
45 terms
xistory reading basic for high school students vocab A
accuse
aim
alternate
claim
고발하다
목표로 삼다
교체하다
요구하다
accuse
고발하다
aim
목표로 삼다
27 terms
xistory reading basic for high school students vocab B
should
ought to
need to
main
~해야 한다
~해야 한다
~할 필요가 있다
중요한
should
~해야 한다
ought to
~해야 한다
45 terms
xistory reading basic for high school students vocab C
A secret to
A way to-v
Don't~
Factors for
~의 비결
~하는 방법
~하지 마라
~에 대한 요소들
A secret to
~의 비결
A way to-v
~하는 방법
35 terms
Dec. 2015 High School Reading Semester Test Terms Review
Metacognition
Metacognition characteristics
Schema
Schema characteristics
thinking about our thinking while reading; Asking questions,…
purposeful conversation, identifying important details, makin…
connecting background knowledge or prior knowledge to what is…
text to self connections; text to other texts connections; te…
Metacognition
thinking about our thinking while reading; Asking questions,…
Metacognition characteristics
purposeful conversation, identifying important details, makin…
9 terms
Middle School Literature Reading Level 9.0 to 9.9
Daniel Defoe
Charles Dickens
William Golding
Joanne Greenberg
Robinson Crusoe
David Copperfield
Lord of the Flies
I Never Promised you a Rose Garden
Daniel Defoe
Robinson Crusoe
Charles Dickens
David Copperfield
29 terms
APWH reading quizzes 1st semester // Mr. Engle Jenks High School
Most early agriculture communities had…
The religions of farming communities t…
The earliest documented people of Meso…
Mesopotamia, egypt, and the indus vall…
grain or rice
an earth mother or female deity
sumerians
on fertile floodplains and river valleys
Most early agriculture communities had…
grain or rice
The religions of farming communities t…
an earth mother or female deity
17 terms
Mrs. Casey's 6th Hour High School Reading-Math Word Parts
Auto
Du, duo
Ambi/amphi
Co
(p) self
(p) two
(p) two, both
(p) with/together
Auto
(p) self
Du, duo
(p) two
22 terms
MP 2 Reading 2: Helmet Laws/ High School Uniforms [No Pictures]
crash
concerned
stress
injury
a car accident
to be worried
to feel very worried or anxious
when you get hurt
crash
a car accident
concerned
to be worried
22 terms
MP 2 Reading 2: Helmet Laws/ High School Uniforms NO PICTURES
crash
concerned
stress
injury
a car accident
to be worried or to have to do with something
to feel very worried or anxious.
something no in healthy or good condition
crash
a car accident
concerned
to be worried or to have to do with something
10 terms
East Coweta High School Advanced Literature 10th Grade Vocabulary Week 4
Certify
Lexicon
Lieu
Amplified
to confirm formally
a dictionary
instead of; in place of
to make larger, louder, or more powerful
Certify
to confirm formally
Lexicon
a dictionary
10 terms
East Coweta High School Advanced Literature 10th Grade Vocabulary Week 7
feigned
laudable
exhume
debased
similar or pretended
deserving praise
dig out
reduced in quality or value
feigned
similar or pretended
laudable
deserving praise
10 terms
Mrs. Casey's 6th hour High School Reading- Touchy Feely word part list
SENS
SENT
PATH
GRAT
feel
feel
feel, disease
thanks
SENS
feel
SENT
feel
10 terms
East Coweta High School 10th Grade Advanced Literature Vocabulary Week 8
scapegoat
truculent
quandry
couture
a goat sent into the wilderness
easy or quick to argue
a state of perplexity
the design and manufacture of fashionable clothing
scapegoat
a goat sent into the wilderness
truculent
easy or quick to argue
10 terms
East Coweta High School 10th Grade Advanced Literature Week 1 Vocabulary
Abuts
Wither
Perverse
Petulant
to border
to dry up and die
willfully doing what is wrong
discontent and irratible
Abuts
to border
Wither
to dry up and die
10 terms
East Coweta High School 10th Grade Advanced Literature Vocabulary Week 5
Infamies
Entomology
Capacious
Fickle
having an evil reputation
the scientific study of insects
roomy, able to hold much
often changing for no reason
Infamies
having an evil reputation
Entomology
the scientific study of insects
10 terms
East Coweta High School 10th Grade Advanced Literature Vocabulary Week 2
Marshalled
Grandiose
Desicate
Relinquish
to assemble together for the purpose of doing something; also…
grand and impressive, especially flashy and showy
to dry out completely; dehydrate
to give up doing, professing, or intending; to surrender, giv…
Marshalled
to assemble together for the purpose of doing something; also…
Grandiose
grand and impressive, especially flashy and showy
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