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Honors English II Unit 1
plagiarism
cuneiform
archetype
epic poem
- to steal and pass off (the ideas or words of another) as on…
- earliest known writing system (is not a language)... - started…
a recurrent symbol or motif in literature, art, or mythology
a type of classical poem/narrative; used to be popular in the…
plagiarism
- to steal and pass off (the ideas or words of another) as on…
cuneiform
- earliest known writing system (is not a language)... - started…
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Unit 1 Vocab English Honors
Acquisitive (adj.)
Arrogate (v.)
Banal (adj.)
Belabor (v.)
able to get & retain ideas or info; concerned w/ acquiring we…
to take, demand, or claim w/out right
hackneyed, trite, commonplace
to work on excessively or harp on; to thrash soundly
Acquisitive (adj.)
able to get & retain ideas or info; concerned w/ acquiring we…
Arrogate (v.)
to take, demand, or claim w/out right
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Honors English 10 Unit 1
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadence
official approval, the expression of approval -np
to make easier, relieve;to put an end to -np
a combination, union -np
decline, decay; excessive self indulgence -np
approbation
official approval, the expression of approval -np
assuage
to make easier, relieve;to put an end to -np
Unit 1 English IV Honors
encomium
coherent
belabor
eschew
a formal expression of praise (noun)
comprehensible, meaningful, holding or sticking together (adj…
to work on excessively, repetitive; to thrash soundly (verb)
to avoid, keep away from (verb)
encomium
a formal expression of praise (noun)
coherent
comprehensible, meaningful, holding or sticking together (adj…
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Unit 1 English 11 Honors
acquisitive
arrogate
banal
belabor
(adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned…
(v.) to claim or take without right... Syn: commandeer, usurp, e…
(adj.) hackneyed, trite, commonplace... Syn: stale, insipid... Ant:…
(v.) to work on excessively; to thrash soundly... Syn: overwork
acquisitive
(adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned…
arrogate
(v.) to claim or take without right... Syn: commandeer, usurp, e…
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English 1 Honors Unit 1 Vocabulary
Haughtiness
Haughtiness
Noun
Plethora
The appearance or quality of being arrogantly superior and di…
Snobbish, arrogant, lofty, proud
Haughtiness
A large or excessive amount of something.
Haughtiness
The appearance or quality of being arrogantly superior and di…
Haughtiness
Snobbish, arrogant, lofty, proud
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Honors English: Unit 1 Prefixes
ante
anti
auto
co
before, antecedent
against, antisocial
self, autobiogrphy
together, with, cooperative
ante
before, antecedent
anti
against, antisocial
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Honors English vocab unit 1
Admonish (v)
Breach (n) (v)
Brigand (n)
Circumspect (adj)
To caution or advise against somehing; to scold mildly; to re…
An opening/gap/rupture/ rift; a violation or infraction (v) t…
A bandit/robber/outlaw/highwayman
Careful, cautious
Admonish (v)
To caution or advise against somehing; to scold mildly; to re…
Breach (n) (v)
An opening/gap/rupture/ rift; a violation or infraction (v) t…
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English 1 Honors Vocab Unit 1-7
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
to cheapen in quality by adding cheaper materials or elements
to be able to use both hands equally well
make something greater by adding to it
deprived or lacking something
adulterate
to cheapen in quality by adding cheaper materials or elements
ambidextrous
to be able to use both hands equally well
Honors English A Unit 1
Epic poems
Descriptive essay needs to contail
Interrogative pronoun
A verb describes
Belong to the narrative genre... Have an elevated style, lofty l…
Intro: Capture interest, introduce the subject, give an impre…
Used to ask a question
An action/state of being
Epic poems
Belong to the narrative genre... Have an elevated style, lofty l…
Descriptive essay needs to contail
Intro: Capture interest, introduce the subject, give an impre…
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English 9 Honors Unit 1
Bio
Graph,gram
Ante
Mem
Prefix-study of life
suffix-write, written, vivid
Prefix-before (happening before)
Prefix-remember, reminder
Bio
Prefix-study of life
Graph,gram
suffix-write, written, vivid
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Honors English Unit 1 Vocab
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
to corrupt or make worse
able to use both hands equally well
to make larger or increase
made unhappy through a loss
adulterate
to corrupt or make worse
ambidextrous
able to use both hands equally well
English 10 Honors - Unit 1 Vocabulary
barrage
bludgeon
buoyant
burgeon
a vigorous or rapid outpouring or projection of many things a…
a short stick that usually has one thick or loaded end and is…
able to float; able to cause things to float; happy and confi…
to grow and expand rapidly; flourish
barrage
a vigorous or rapid outpouring or projection of many things a…
bludgeon
a short stick that usually has one thick or loaded end and is…
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ENGLISH 1 HONORS UNIT1A
reprieve
emaciated
execute
cruible
the cancellation or postponment of punishment synonyms: pardo…
made extremely thin and weak synonyms:bony, skelatal
to carry out, or accomplish synonyms: achieve, complete
a vessel used for melting materials at high temperatures
reprieve
the cancellation or postponment of punishment synonyms: pardo…
emaciated
made extremely thin and weak synonyms:bony, skelatal
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Honors English 10 Unit 1
Brandish
Extirpate
Explicit
Accede
To wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
To tear up by the roots; to destroy totally
Definite, clearly stated
To yield to or to assume an office or dignity
Brandish
To wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
Extirpate
To tear up by the roots; to destroy totally
Honors English 12 Unit 1
Aberration
Adage
Affront
Alacrity
(N) going against the norm
(N) traditional saying
(N) insult
(N) cheerful readiness
Aberration
(N) going against the norm
Adage
(N) traditional saying
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English 10 honors vocabulary unit 1
Abject
Abscond
Burgeon
Eccentric
Miserable, bleak, hopeless
To flee, escape, run away
To swell, mushroom, flourish
Unconventional, odd, peculiar
Abject
Miserable, bleak, hopeless
Abscond
To flee, escape, run away
English 12 Honors Unit 1
Acquisitive
Arrogate
Banal
Belabor
seeking or tending to acquire; greedy
Claim or take presumptuously or without the right to do so
Boring
to go over repeatedly or to an absurd extent
Acquisitive
seeking or tending to acquire; greedy
Arrogate
Claim or take presumptuously or without the right to do so
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Honors English III Unit 1
Adulterate
Amicable
Averse
Augment
to make something poorer in quality by adding another substance
friendly
having a strong dislike or opposition to something
make something greater by adding to it
Adulterate
to make something poorer in quality by adding another substance
Amicable
friendly
English Honors Unit 1 Terms
characters
plot
conflict
internal conflict
the people or animals who take part in the action in the story
the sequence of events a story tells. It often contributes to…
a struggle between two opposing forces
the type of conflict that takes place in the mind of a charac…
characters
the people or animals who take part in the action in the story
plot
the sequence of events a story tells. It often contributes to…
20 terms
English 3 Honors - Unit 1
Acquisitive
Arrogate
Banal
Belabor
Able to get & retain ideas or information;concerned with acqu…
To claim or take without right
hackneyed, trite, commonplace (stale)
To work on excessively; to thrash soundly(overwork)
Acquisitive
Able to get & retain ideas or information;concerned with acqu…
Arrogate
To claim or take without right
Honors English 3 Unit 1
"Harlem" by Langston Huhes
"Dreams" by Nikki Giovanni
"Theme for English B" by Langston Hughes
"People" by Jean Toomer
The poem Harlem by Langston Hughes reflects the post World Wa…
"the world is not a pleasant place to be"... The spacing is weir…
This poem is about a young man you is given the assignment to…
Literal Meaning: People will see nothing but just that color.…
"Harlem" by Langston Huhes
The poem Harlem by Langston Hughes reflects the post World Wa…
"Dreams" by Nikki Giovanni
"the world is not a pleasant place to be"... The spacing is weir…
English 11 Honors Unit 1
Approbation
Assuage
Coalition
Decadence
(n.) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
(v.) To make easier or milder, revive; to quiet, calm; to put…
(n.) a combination, union, or merged for some specific purpose
Noun) Decline, decay, or deterioration;... a condition or period…
Approbation
(n.) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
Assuage
(v.) To make easier or milder, revive; to quiet, calm; to put…
Honors English 4 unit 1
Insatiable
Banal
Germane
belabor
(adj.) Impossible to satisfy ... Synonyms: unquenchable, unappea…
(adj.) Lacking in originality as to be obvious and boring ... Sy…
(adj.) relevant to a subject under consideration... Synonyms: pe…
(v.) to work on excessively; to thrash soundly... Synonyms: over…
Insatiable
(adj.) Impossible to satisfy ... Synonyms: unquenchable, unappea…
Banal
(adj.) Lacking in originality as to be obvious and boring ... Sy…
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English Honors 2: Unit 1
Approbation
Assuage
Coalition
Decadence
The expression of approval or favorable opinion
To make easier or milder, relieve, appease
A combination, union, or merger for a purpose
Decline, decay, or deterioration; a condition or a period of…
Approbation
The expression of approval or favorable opinion
Assuage
To make easier or milder, relieve, appease
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Honors English 10 Unit 1
berate
bellicose
beguile
bawdy
to scold, rebuke
eager to fight
to influence by trickery
indecent, obscene
berate
to scold, rebuke
bellicose
eager to fight
20 terms
English 9 Honors Unit 1
Adjourn
Alien
Comely
Compensate
(V) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
(n) w citizen of another country; (adj) foreign, strange
(adj) having a pleasing appearance
(v) to make up for; to repay for services
Adjourn
(V) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
Alien
(n) w citizen of another country; (adj) foreign, strange
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english 3 honors unit 1
approbation (n)
assuage (v)
coalition (n)
decadence (n)
the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; offi…
to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an…
a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
decline, decay, or deterioration; a condition or period of de…
approbation (n)
the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; offi…
assuage (v)
to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an…
Unit 1- Honors English II
ameliorate (v.)
conserve (v.)
detriment (n.)
exotic (adj.)
become better; make better; improve; enhance... Antonym- worsen…
keep from waste, loss, or decay; save... Antonym- waste... Other fo…
injury, damage, or something that cause it; disadvantage... Anto…
1. introduced from another country; foreign... Antonym- native;…
ameliorate (v.)
become better; make better; improve; enhance... Antonym- worsen…
conserve (v.)
keep from waste, loss, or decay; save... Antonym- waste... Other fo…
Unit 1: English II Honors
Aberration
Belittle
Cache
Dearth
A deaparture from what is normal, usual or expected, typicall…
Make someone or something seem unimportant
a collection of items of the same type stored in a hidden or…
a scarcity or lack of something
Aberration
A deaparture from what is normal, usual or expected, typicall…
Belittle
Make someone or something seem unimportant
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English 4 honors unit 1
Acquisitive
Arrow gate
Banal
Belabor
Able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned with a…
To claim or take without right
Hackneyed, trite, commonplace
To work on excessively, to thrash soundly
Acquisitive
Able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned with a…
Arrow gate
To claim or take without right
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english 1 honors unit 1 vocabulary
haughtiness
plethora
blithe
crepuscular
the appearance or quality of being arrogantly superior and di…
a large or excessive amount of something
carefree and joyous in disposition; showing lack of care or r…
relating to or resembling twilight, occurring or active durin…
haughtiness
the appearance or quality of being arrogantly superior and di…
plethora
a large or excessive amount of something
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English Honors- Unit 1 Antonyms
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadence
disapproval, condemnation, censure
intensify, aggravate, exacerbate, increase, incite
splinter group, detachment, severance
rise, growth, maturation, self-denial, ascent, goodness, mora…
approbation
disapproval, condemnation, censure
assuage
intensify, aggravate, exacerbate, increase, incite
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English Honors- Unit 1 Synonyms
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadence
sanction, commendation, approval, acceptance, praise, admirat…
mitigate, slake, allay, alleviate, relieve, ease, satisfy, ap…
alliance, league, federation, combine, union, partnership
degeneration, corruption, intemperance, dissipation, debauche…
approbation
sanction, commendation, approval, acceptance, praise, admirat…
assuage
mitigate, slake, allay, alleviate, relieve, ease, satisfy, ap…
20 terms
Unit 1 English 9 Honors
admonish
cumbersome
efface
relinquish
warn or reprimand someone firmly
large or heavy and therefore difficult to carry or use; unwie…
erase a mark from a surface
voluntarily cease to keep or claim
admonish
warn or reprimand someone firmly
cumbersome
large or heavy and therefore difficult to carry or use; unwie…
Unit 1 vocab honors english 3 lassiter
acquisitive (adj.)
arrogate (v.)
banal (adj.)
belabor (v.)
able to get and to retain ideas or information; concerned wit…
to claim or take without right
hackneyed, trite, commonplace, clishe, overused
to work on excessively; to thrash soundly
acquisitive (adj.)
able to get and to retain ideas or information; concerned wit…
arrogate (v.)
to claim or take without right
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Unit 1 English II honors
Vinc/Vict
Invincible
Provincial
Duc/Duct
To conquer
Unable to be conquered
Limited in knowledge of the world; narrow-minded
To lead
Vinc/Vict
To conquer
Invincible
Unable to be conquered
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Unit 1 Honors 10 English
Adulterate
Ambidextrous
Augment
Bereft
To corrupt
Able to use both hands equally well
To make larger
Deprived of
Adulterate
To corrupt
Ambidextrous
Able to use both hands equally well
English 4 Honors Unit 1
inexorable
trepidation
remonstrance
dolorous
incapable of being persuaded by entreaty; relentless
a state of alarm or dread; apprehension
an expression of protest, complaint, or reproof, especially a…
marked by or exhibiting sorrow, grief, or pain
inexorable
incapable of being persuaded by entreaty; relentless
trepidation
a state of alarm or dread; apprehension
Unit 1 & 2 Honors English vocab
Abhor
Abominate
Abridge
Abstruse
to hate very much, to detest utterly
extreme hatred, loathing
to shorten; to condense; to diminish; to curtail
hard to understand
Abhor
to hate very much, to detest utterly
Abominate
extreme hatred, loathing
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Honors English 9 Unit 1
circumspect (adj)
lucid (adj)
elucidate (verb)
phosphorescent (adj)
watchful and discreet; cautious
easily understood; completely intelligible or comprehensible
to make lucid or clear; throw light upon
exhibiting light
circumspect (adj)
watchful and discreet; cautious
lucid (adj)
easily understood; completely intelligible or comprehensible
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Honors English 2 Unit 1 Vocabulary
Adulterate
Ambixextrous
Augment
Bereft
to corrupt, make things worse by the addition of something of…
able to use both hands equally well, very skillful, deceitful
to make larger, increase
deprived of, made unhappy through a loss
Adulterate
to corrupt, make things worse by the addition of something of…
Ambixextrous
able to use both hands equally well, very skillful, deceitful
unit 1 English 11 honors
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadence
expression of approval; official appproval
to make easier or milder; to quiet; to put an end to
a combination; a union
decline; excessive self indulgence
approbation
expression of approval; official appproval
assuage
to make easier or milder; to quiet; to put an end to
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English II Honors Unit 1
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
able to use both hands equally well;... very skillful; deceitful…
to make larger, increase
deprived of; made unhappy through a loss
adulterate
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
ambidextrous
able to use both hands equally well;... very skillful; deceitful…
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Honors English Unit 1-4
Stanch
Staunch
Extant
Restive
To stop the flow of
Firm and steadfast
Still in existence; not destroyed
Difficult to control; restless, fidgety
Stanch
To stop the flow of
Staunch
Firm and steadfast
Unit 1 honors English 3
Adjunct
Bellwether
Caterwaul
Chimerical
Something added to something else as helpful or useful but no…
The male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhouse; a…
To howl or screech like a cat; to quarrel; a harsh or noisy c…
absurd, wildly fantastic; impossible
Adjunct
Something added to something else as helpful or useful but no…
Bellwether
The male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhouse; a…
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English 10 Honors Vocabulary Unit 1
Invincible
Provincial
Evince
Conducive
Unable to be conquered
Limited in knowledge of the world; narrow-minded
To establish; to reflect the truth of
Supportive; encouraging helping to bring about
Invincible
Unable to be conquered
Provincial
Limited in knowledge of the world; narrow-minded
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Honors English 12 Unit 1
adjunct
bellwether
caterwaul
chimerical
something added to something else as helpful or useful but no…
the male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhouse; a…
to howl or screech like a cat; to quarrel; a harsh or noisy c…
absurd; wildly fantastic; impossible
adjunct
something added to something else as helpful or useful but no…
bellwether
the male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhouse; a…
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honors english II unit 1
Nonfiction-
Annotate-
Narrative-
Quest
story about real events and real people
the act of writing while we read to help make sense of the text
a story or account of events experiences or the like whether…
(Five Elements of a Quest)- questor, a place to go, a stated…
Nonfiction-
story about real events and real people
Annotate-
the act of writing while we read to help make sense of the text
Unit 1 Honors English iii
abate
aberration
abet
abject
(v) reduce, become less in amount or intensity;
(n) something that differs from the norm
(v) to encourage, assist, aid, support (especially in somethi…
(adj) sunk to existing in a low state or condition
abate
(v) reduce, become less in amount or intensity;
aberration
(n) something that differs from the norm
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