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130 terms
Honors English
archaic
argot
connotation
denotation
no longer used or acceptable; ancient
informal, specialized vocabulary of a particular group
ideas or meanings suggested by a word
the most direct or specific meaning of a word
archaic
no longer used or acceptable; ancient
argot
informal, specialized vocabulary of a particular group
12 terms
English 10 Honors
Personification
Alliteration
Imagery
Theme
Figure of speech in which a thing, quality, or idea is repres…
Stylistic device in which a number of words, having the same…
The authors uses of words and phrases to create "mental image…
Base that acts as a foundation for the entire literary piece.…
Personification
Figure of speech in which a thing, quality, or idea is repres…
Alliteration
Stylistic device in which a number of words, having the same…
58 terms
Honors English
McCarthyism
Theocracy
Allusion
Tragedy
A campaign or practice that supports the use of unfair allega…
A government based on a religion; system is ruled by religous…
A reference to a well-known thing or idea. (Include literatur…
A dramatic form in which the main character is involved in a…
McCarthyism
A campaign or practice that supports the use of unfair allega…
Theocracy
A government based on a religion; system is ruled by religous…
34 terms
English Honors
Author's Point of View
Organizational Patterns
Chronological Order
Cause and Effect
How the author feels about the subject he or she is writing a…
the logical structure in which text is arranged, such as a se…
a method of speech organization in which the main points foll…
The reason something happens and the result of it happening.
Author's Point of View
How the author feels about the subject he or she is writing a…
Organizational Patterns
the logical structure in which text is arranged, such as a se…
50 terms
english honors
curt
demoralize
dillemma
inclination
to be abrupt
to discourage
a hard choice
a tendency
curt
to be abrupt
demoralize
to discourage
21 terms
English Honors 11 Vocabulary
Pathos
Logos
Ethos
Refutation
An appeal to emotion. Pathos arguments may use loaded words t…
An appeal to reason. It occurs when a writer tries to convinc…
Ethos is basically an appeal to credibility. The writer is se…
To prove wrong by argument or evidence
Pathos
An appeal to emotion. Pathos arguments may use loaded words t…
Logos
An appeal to reason. It occurs when a writer tries to convinc…
58 terms
Honors English
McCarthyism
Theocracy
Allusion
Tragedy
A campaign or practice that supports the use of unfair allega…
A government based on a religion; system is ruled by religiou…
A reference to a well-known thing or idea (include literature…
A dramatic form in which the main character- the tragic hero-…
McCarthyism
A campaign or practice that supports the use of unfair allega…
Theocracy
A government based on a religion; system is ruled by religiou…
50 terms
Honors english
McCarthyism
Theocracy
Allusions
Tragedy
Campaign or practice that uses/supports use of unfair allegat…
Goverment based on religion
Reference to a well known thing or idea
Main character involved in struggle and it ends badly normall…
McCarthyism
Campaign or practice that uses/supports use of unfair allegat…
Theocracy
Goverment based on religion
45 terms
Honors English
Mcarthyism
Theocracy
Allusion
Tragedy
A campaign or practice that supports the ... Use of unfair alleg…
A government based on a religion system is ruled by religious…
A reference to a well known thing or idea( include literature…
A dramatic form in which the main character -the tragic hero-…
Mcarthyism
A campaign or practice that supports the ... Use of unfair alleg…
Theocracy
A government based on a religion system is ruled by religious…
Honors English
Theocracy
Allusion
McCarthyism
Tragedy
A government based on my religion; system is ruled by religio…
A reference to a well known thing or idea
A campaign or practice that supports the use of unfair allega…
A dramatic form in which the main character the tragic hero i…
Theocracy
A government based on my religion; system is ruled by religio…
Allusion
A reference to a well known thing or idea
33 terms
english honors
allocate
argument
contempt
degenerate
distribute for a particular purpose
an exchange of diverging or opposite views, typically a heate…
the feeling that a person or a thing is beneath consideration…
having lost the physical, mental, or moral qualities consider…
allocate
distribute for a particular purpose
argument
an exchange of diverging or opposite views, typically a heate…
8 terms
Honors English
Clamor
Tenacity
Haughty
ominous
Loud Noise
Quality, Stubborn
Proud
Sign Of evil, Threatening
Clamor
Loud Noise
Tenacity
Quality, Stubborn
20 terms
English II Honors - Lesson #4
abscond
access
anarchy
arduous
to run off and hide; bolt; skip town
approach or admittance to places; entry
a lack of government and law; chaos; turmoil
hard to do; requiring much effort
abscond
to run off and hide; bolt; skip town
access
approach or admittance to places; entry
English III Honors - First Set
ubiquitous (n. ubiquity)
symbiosis (adj. symbiotic)
parasitic
precocious
present, appearing, or found everywhere
a relationship between two organisms
one-sided or exploitative relationship
having developed abilities at an early age
ubiquitous (n. ubiquity)
present, appearing, or found everywhere
symbiosis (adj. symbiotic)
a relationship between two organisms
55 terms
Honors English
McCarthyism
Theocracy
Allusion
Tragedy
A campaign or practice that supports the use of unfair allega…
A government based on a religion; system is ruled by religiou…
A reference to a well-known thing or idea (include literature…
A dramatic form in which the main character- the tragic hero-…
McCarthyism
A campaign or practice that supports the use of unfair allega…
Theocracy
A government based on a religion; system is ruled by religiou…
Honors English
McCarthyusm
Theocracy
Allusion
Tragedy
A campaign or practice that supports the use of unfarmilar al…
A government based on a religion, no separation of church and…
A reference to a well-known thing or idea (include literature…
A dramatic form in which the character- the tragic hero-'is i…
McCarthyusm
A campaign or practice that supports the use of unfarmilar al…
Theocracy
A government based on a religion, no separation of church and…
59 terms
Honors English
Parable
McCarthyism
Theocracy
Allusion
A story that teaches a moral lesson
A campaign or practice that supports the use of unfair allega…
A goverment based on religion, no seporation of church and st…
A refrance to a well known thing or idea.
Parable
A story that teaches a moral lesson
McCarthyism
A campaign or practice that supports the use of unfair allega…
57 terms
Honors English
McCarthyism
Theocracy
Allusion
Tragedy
A campgain or practice that supports the use of unfair allega…
A goverment based on a religion; system is ruled by religous…
A reference to a well-known thing of idea ( include literatur…
A dramatic form in which the main character- the tragic hero-…
McCarthyism
A campgain or practice that supports the use of unfair allega…
Theocracy
A goverment based on a religion; system is ruled by religous…
49 terms
Honors English
style
mood
theme
indirect characterization
the choices a writer makes; the combination of distinctive fe…
the overall emotion created by a work of literature
central idea of a work of literature
the character is revealed through thoughts of other character…
style
the choices a writer makes; the combination of distinctive fe…
mood
the overall emotion created by a work of literature
10 terms
Honors English
Admonish... (Ad-mon-ish)
Breach ... (Br-ea-ch)
Brigand... (Brig-and)
Circumspect... (Cir-cum-spect)
(V.) To caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
(N.) An opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infractio…
(N.) A bandit, robber, outlaw, highwayman... Ex. Ancient caravan…
(ADJ.) Careful, cautious.... Ex. It is important for a diplomat…
Admonish... (Ad-mon-ish)
(V.) To caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
Breach ... (Br-ea-ch)
(N.) An opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infractio…
Honors English
McCarthyism
Fragment
Run-on
Theocracy
A campaign or practice that supports the use of unfair allega…
Incomplete sentences missing either a subject or a verb.
Two or more complete sentences that are not properly joined o…
A government based on a religion; system is ruled by religiou…
McCarthyism
A campaign or practice that supports the use of unfair allega…
Fragment
Incomplete sentences missing either a subject or a verb.
30 terms
Honors English
Allusion
Theocracy
McCarthyism
Allegory
Allusion
Theocracy
10 terms
English Honors
Demoralize
Lacerated
Tangible
Obsolete
to discourage; lower the spirit of
torn jagged; wounded; ripped
capable of being touched or seen; real; palpable; actual
extinct; outdated
Demoralize
to discourage; lower the spirit of
Lacerated
torn jagged; wounded; ripped
24 terms
Honors English
Altercation (noun)
Opulent (adjective)
Cryptic (adjective)
Fiasco (noun)
a noisy dispute... The ALTERCATION between the two teams erupte…
demonstrating great wealth... The OPULENT lifestyle of the busi…
secret; mysterious... The CRYPTIC message was read and reread b…
a failure... We hoped the school play would be a great success…
Altercation (noun)
a noisy dispute... The ALTERCATION between the two teams erupte…
Opulent (adjective)
demonstrating great wealth... The OPULENT lifestyle of the busi…
18 terms
honors english
rhetoric
empathy
anecdote
quantifiable
n.修辞,修辞学,华丽虚饰的语言
n.同感,移情(作用);全神贯注
n. 轶事,趣闻;秘闻,秘史
adj. 可以定量的;能量化的
rhetoric
n.修辞,修辞学,华丽虚饰的语言
empathy
n.同感,移情(作用);全神贯注
20 terms
English II Honors - Lesson #1
admonish
breach
brigand
circumspect
to caution or advise against something; reprimand
an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infraction; br…
a bandit ,robber, outlaw, highwayman
careful; cautious; wary; prudent
admonish
to caution or advise against something; reprimand
breach
an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infraction; br…
12 terms
Honors English 1-2
fastidious
zealous
formidable
enigmatic
hard to please
very eager; enthusiastic
hard to handle or overcome; awe-inspiring in size or excellence
puzzling; mysterious
fastidious
hard to please
zealous
very eager; enthusiastic
15 terms
Tone Words Honors English II
jovial
apathetic
caustic
disdainful
characterized by a spirit of good fellowship; merry; joyful
having or showing little or no emotion; indifferent
severely critical or sarcastic
scornful; feeling or expressing contempt
jovial
characterized by a spirit of good fellowship; merry; joyful
apathetic
having or showing little or no emotion; indifferent
20 terms
Honors English III - 2nd quarter
allay
capacious
didactic
diurnal
to put (fear, doubt, suspicion, anger, etc.) to rest; calm; q…
capable of holding much; spacious or roomy:
inclined to teach or lecture others too much:
of or belonging to the daytime (opposed to nocturnal).
allay
to put (fear, doubt, suspicion, anger, etc.) to rest; calm; q…
capacious
capable of holding much; spacious or roomy:
10 terms
Honors English 8 Week 1
abstinence
ambulatory
diatribe
didactic
Avoiding harmful behaviors
able to walk about
(n) bitter, abusive attack or criticism; rant
Designed or intended to teach
abstinence
Avoiding harmful behaviors
ambulatory
able to walk about
20 terms
Honors English 12A List 3
abridge
adherent
altercation
cherubic
to make shorter
(n.) a follower, supporter; (adj.) attached, sticking to
an angry argument
resembling an angel portrayed as a little child with a beauti…
abridge
to make shorter
adherent
(n.) a follower, supporter; (adj.) attached, sticking to
30 terms
Honors English Vocab
fastidious
zealous
enigmatic
formidable
hard to please
very eager; enthusastic
puzzling; mysterious
hard to handle or overcome; awe-inspiring
fastidious
hard to please
zealous
very eager; enthusastic
15 terms
Honors English III- Lesson 3
parochial
obfuscate
edify
ambiguous
local, narrow, limited... syn: provincial; narrow-minded... ant: un…
to confuse, to bewilder, muddle... syn: muddle; obscure... ant: cla…
to improve someone morally
open to more than one interpretation... syn: unclear; vague; unc…
parochial
local, narrow, limited... syn: provincial; narrow-minded... ant: un…
obfuscate
to confuse, to bewilder, muddle... syn: muddle; obscure... ant: cla…
10 terms
Honors English List 6
dispatch (verb)
induced (verb)
sovereignty (noun)
invoke (verb)
kill
persuaded; caused
supreme authority
to refer to something in support of your ideas; call upon
dispatch (verb)
kill
induced (verb)
persuaded; caused
20 terms
English 9 Honors--Vocabulary 7
adieu
advent
apex
assimilate
(int.) "Farewell!"; (n.) a farewell
(n.) an arrival; a coming into place or view
(n.) the highest point, tip
(v.) to absorb fully or make one's own; to adopt as one's own…
adieu
(int.) "Farewell!"; (n.) a farewell
advent
(n.) an arrival; a coming into place or view
57 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Stephens/Spiceland -The Outsiders
S.E. Hinton
Ponyboy
Dally
He had been beaten by the Socs
Author of The Outsiders.
Greaser who had trouble with the term "drop out" or got upset…
"Gallant" character who died like a common hoodlum or juvenil…
Johnny acts like a "frightened puppy" because........
S.E. Hinton
Author of The Outsiders.
Ponyboy
Greaser who had trouble with the term "drop out" or got upset…
20 terms
English 9 Honors--Vocabulary #9
assurance
asylum
console
dilate
(n.) a pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence
(n.) an institution for the care of children, elderly people,…
(v.) to comfort; (n.)the keyboard of an organ; (n.) a control…
(v.) to make or become larger or wider; to expand upon
assurance
(n.) a pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence
asylum
(n.) an institution for the care of children, elderly people,…
20 terms
English II Honors Lesson #2
adjourn
alien
comely
compensate
to stop proceedings temporarily; postpone; discontinue
a citizen of another country; foreign strange; exotic
having a pleasing appearance; attractive; pretty
to make up for; to repay; recompense
adjourn
to stop proceedings temporarily; postpone; discontinue
alien
a citizen of another country; foreign strange; exotic
20 terms
Honors English 2
Enigma
Apathy
Indifferent
Revere
A mystery; hard to understand or explain
Lack of emotion or interest
Having no preference
To worship; to honor
Enigma
A mystery; hard to understand or explain
Apathy
Lack of emotion or interest
20 terms
English 9 Honors--Vocabulary 8
auxiliary
candid
cubicle
drudgery
(adj.) giving assistance or support; (n.) a helper, aid
(adj.) frank, sincere; impartial; unposed
(n.) a small room or compartment
(n.) work that is hard and tiresome
auxiliary
(adj.) giving assistance or support; (n.) a helper, aid
candid
(adj.) frank, sincere; impartial; unposed
39 terms
Honors English Vocab
Fastidious
Zealous
Enigmatic
Formidable
(adj) hard to please
(adj) very eager; enthusiastic
(adj) puzzling; mysterious
(adj) hard to handle or overcome; awe-inspiring in size or ex…
Fastidious
(adj) hard to please
Zealous
(adj) very eager; enthusiastic
20 terms
English 9 Honors Vocabulary 11
brevity
comport
concise
demure
(n.) shortness; briefness or conciseness in speech or writing
(v.) to conduct or bear oneself, behave; to be in agreement
(adj.) expressing much in a few words
(adj.) sober or serious in manner, modest
brevity
(n.) shortness; briefness or conciseness in speech or writing
comport
(v.) to conduct or bear oneself, behave; to be in agreement
20 terms
English 9 Honors Vocabulary 12
appreciable
autocratic
blanch
blasphemy
(adj.) sufficient to be noticed or measured
(adj.) absolute in power or authority
(v.) to remove the color from; to make or turn pale; to parboil
(n.) an act, utterance, or writing showing contempt for somet…
appreciable
(adj.) sufficient to be noticed or measured
autocratic
(adj.) absolute in power or authority
15 terms
Honors English II List 10
Tempestuous (adj)
Complexion (noun)
Gallows (noun)
Blasphemous (adj)
characteristic of a tempest; stormy
the hue or appearance of the skin
a frame from which criminals are hanged
showing disrespect towards something considered sacred
Tempestuous (adj)
characteristic of a tempest; stormy
Complexion (noun)
the hue or appearance of the skin
20 terms
English 9 Honors Vocabulary 14
annex
cleave
cordial
cornerstone
(v.) To add to, attach: to incorporate;(n.) An attachment or…
(v.) To cut or split open; to cling to
(adj.) in a friendly manner, hearty; cheery; (n.) A liqueur
(n.) the starting point of a building; a fundamental principl…
annex
(v.) To add to, attach: to incorporate;(n.) An attachment or…
cleave
(v.) To cut or split open; to cling to
20 terms
Honors English I: List 1
Adversaries
Languish
Nuptial
Pernicious
antagonist party; foe; enemies
to become dispirited; weak; to long for
marriage; wedding
deadly; destructive
Adversaries
antagonist party; foe; enemies
Languish
to become dispirited; weak; to long for
20 terms
English 9 Honors Vocabulary 13
ad infinitum
apportion
bona fide
buoyant
(adv.) endlessly
(v.) to divide and give out in shares
(adj.) genuine; sincere
(adj.) able to float easily; able to hold things up; cheerful…
ad infinitum
(adv.) endlessly
apportion
(v.) to divide and give out in shares
47 terms
Honors 9 English - Semester 1
imprudent
surmounted
invariably
ardent
adj.... unwise, not careful
v.... Overcame
adv.... without exception; unchanging
adj.... Enthusiastic or passionate
imprudent
adj.... unwise, not careful
surmounted
v.... Overcame
10 terms
Honors English 8 Lesson 2
Acclaim
Acquiesce
Assimilate
Delirious
Applaud; announce with great approval
(v.) to accept without protest; to agree or submit
To absorb or become absorbed; to make or become similar
Extreme mental confusion or excitement
Acclaim
Applaud; announce with great approval
Acquiesce
(v.) to accept without protest; to agree or submit
15 terms
honors english: lesson one
interminable
equanimity
camaraderie
litany
tiresome and long; seemingly endless
composure; calmness
goodwill
long repetitive, or dull account
interminable
tiresome and long; seemingly endless
equanimity
composure; calmness
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