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Pre-AP Honors English 9: Vocab Quiz 1
Licentious
Numismatist
Paucity
Fatalistic
Morally unrestrained
A coin collector
A scarcity, lack
Believing that all events in life are inevitable and determin…
Licentious
Morally unrestrained
Numismatist
A coin collector
20 terms
Pre-AP Honors English Words List 1
(v) to corrupt, make worse by the addi…
(adj) able to use both hands equally w…
(v) to make larger, increase... syn: enla…
(adj, part.) deprived of; made unhappy…
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
(v) to corrupt, make worse by the addi…
adulterate
(adj) able to use both hands equally w…
ambidextrous
14 terms
Pre-AP Honors English 1 Short Story Vocab
discordant
prodigy
indignant
interminably
being at variance, disagreeing, disagreeable to the ear, diss…
a person, especially a child or young person, having extraord…
feeling, characterized by, or expressing strong displeasure a…
incapable of being terminated, unending, unceasing (in an ann…
discordant
being at variance, disagreeing, disagreeable to the ear, diss…
prodigy
a person, especially a child or young person, having extraord…
English 1 Pre AP
Expressive writing
Theme
moral courage
ethics
When you write to express yourself and when the writing is no…
The overall meaning or message of the story but is not stated…
When you do something for someone or something even though th…
your beliefs that control you actions
Expressive writing
When you write to express yourself and when the writing is no…
Theme
The overall meaning or message of the story but is not stated…
10 terms
English Pre-AP 9 Honors*
embellish
disdain
disparage
disparity
to make beautiful; adorn
a feeling of contempt for what is beneath one
to lower in rank or reputation to put someone down
lack of similarity of equality; inequality
embellish
to make beautiful; adorn
disdain
a feeling of contempt for what is beneath one
25 terms
Poetry Terms - Pre-AP English 1 Honors
litotes
synecdoche
simile
symbol
a positive statement expressed by negating opposite expressions
part of something represents a whole or the whole represents…
comparing two things using like or as
contains several layers of meaning often concealed at first s…
litotes
a positive statement expressed by negating opposite expressions
synecdoche
part of something represents a whole or the whole represents…
83 terms
Pre AP Honors English 10
Ambi, Amphi
Cred
Ben, Bene
Anti
Two or both
Believe
Good
Against
Ambi, Amphi
Two or both
Cred
Believe
139 terms
Literary Terms Pre AP Honors English 2
absolute
adage
ad hominem argument
allegory
a word free from limitations or qualifications ("best," "all,…
a familiar proverb or wise saying
an argument attacking an individual's character rather than h…
a literary work in which characters, objects, or actions repr…
absolute
a word free from limitations or qualifications ("best," "all,…
adage
a familiar proverb or wise saying
57 terms
honors english II pre ap test #1
allusion
claim
connotation
effect
brief indirect reference to a person, place, or thing of hist…
an argument or main idea or thesis statement backed up with e…
associations people make with words that go beyond the litera…
the outcome of something as a result of an event
allusion
brief indirect reference to a person, place, or thing of hist…
claim
an argument or main idea or thesis statement backed up with e…
24 terms
English 2 Honors Vocab/Pre AP Terms Unit 1
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadence
(n.) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
(v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to pu…
(n.) a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
(n.) 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, relieve; to quiet, calm; to pu…
Pre-AP English 10 Honors Semester 1 Study Guide
Tone
Diction
Syntax
Independent clause
The attitude of a writer towards a subject or an audience
A styles of speaking or writing determined by the choice of w…
How the chosen words are used to form a sentence
Group of words that can stand alone as a sentence
Tone
The attitude of a writer towards a subject or an audience
Diction
A styles of speaking or writing determined by the choice of w…
139 terms
Literary Terms Pre AP Honors English 2
absolute
adage
ad hominem argument
allegory
a word free from limitations or qualifications ("best," "all,…
a familiar proverb or wise saying
an argument attacking an individual's character rather than h…
a literary work in which characters, objects, or actions repr…
absolute
a word free from limitations or qualifications ("best," "all,…
adage
a familiar proverb or wise saying
Pre AP Honors English 10
Ambi, Amphi
Cred
Ben, Bene
Anti
Two or both
Believe
Good
Against
Ambi, Amphi
Two or both
Cred
Believe
34 terms
Honors Pre-AP English Vocabulary.
VOCAB FINAL:
Aberration:
Assiduous:
Benevolent:
...
Something out of the ordinary.
Hard working. (donkey)
Generous, Kind.
VOCAB FINAL:
...
Aberration:
Something out of the ordinary.
7 terms
Pre-AP English Honors Vocabulary
Diction
Syntax
Parallelism
Anaphora
word choice
sentence structure, word choice
recurrent syntactic similarity... Example: She enjoys, running,…
repetition of the same word(s) at the beginning of successive…
Diction
word choice
Syntax
sentence structure, word choice
15 terms
Pre AP English 10 Honors
Accede (v)
Altruistic (adj)
Clemency (n)
Dearth (n)
To yield to; to assume an office or dignity
Unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
Mercy, humaneness; mildness, moderateness
A lack, scarcity, inadequate supply; famine
Accede (v)
To yield to; to assume an office or dignity
Altruistic (adj)
Unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
Pre-AP English II Honors Vocabulary (Ch. 1-5)
Discretion
Detriment
Dexterous
Gregarious
(n.) the quality of being reserved in speech or action; good…
(n.) harm or loss; injury, damage; a disadvantage; a cause of…
(adj.) skillful in the use of hands or body; clever
(adj.) living together in a herd or group; sociable, seeking…
Discretion
(n.) the quality of being reserved in speech or action; good…
Detriment
(n.) harm or loss; injury, damage; a disadvantage; a cause of…
42 terms
English 10 (Pre-AP) Honors Semester 1 Guide
alliteration
allusion
analogy
anaphora
the repetition of initial sounds in successive or neighboring…
a reference to something literary, mythological, or historica…
a comparison of two different things that are similar in some…
the repetition of words or phrases at the beginning of consec…
alliteration
the repetition of initial sounds in successive or neighboring…
allusion
a reference to something literary, mythological, or historica…
15 terms
Pre-AP Honors English II literary terms pt. 1
allegory
alliteration
allusion
analogy
a narrative either in verse or prose, in which characters, ac…
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
a brief reference to a person, event, or place in history, or…
a comparison made between two items, situations, or ideas tha…
allegory
a narrative either in verse or prose, in which characters, ac…
alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
Pre-AP Honors English 1- Short Story- Jordan
Plot
Setting
Character
protagonist
the main events of a play, novel, movie, or similar work, dev…
time and place of story
a person in a story with different traits. Can be static, dyn…
main character or force in fiction or drama
Plot
the main events of a play, novel, movie, or similar work, dev…
Setting
time and place of story
28 terms
Pre-AP English 1 Flashcards
Narrative poem
Stanza
Quatrain
Repetition
A poem that tells a story.
A group of lines forming a section within a poem; similar to…
A four-line stanza in a poem.
Repeated use of sounds, words, or ideas for effect and emphas…
Narrative poem
A poem that tells a story.
Stanza
A group of lines forming a section within a poem; similar to…
37 terms
Pre-AP Honors English 1- Short Story- Jordan
Plot
Setting
Static Character
Dynamic Character
the main events of a play, novel, movie, or similar work, dev…
time and place of story or play
one who does not change much in the course of the story
changes in some important ways as a result of the story's act…
Plot
the main events of a play, novel, movie, or similar work, dev…
Setting
time and place of story or play
Unit 1 Pre-America / Honors & AP
Social History:
Secondary Source:
"Revisionist" History:
Primary Source:
field of history that analyzes the lives and beliefs of commo…
historical account written after the fact
historical interpretation not found in "standard" history boo…
Actual documents or accounts from an era being studied
Social History:
field of history that analyzes the lives and beliefs of commo…
Secondary Source:
historical account written after the fact
24 terms
English 2 Honors Vocab/Pre AP Terms Unit 4
affable
aggrandize
amorphous
aura
(adj.) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
(v.) to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up…
(adj.) shapeless, without definite form; of no particular typ…
(n.) that which surrounds (as an atmosphere); a distinctive a…
affable
(adj.) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
aggrandize
(v.) to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up…
Pre-AP English 9 Honors List 7
Attest
Contestable
Dictate
Dictum
To certify that something is true or genuine
Open for debate or dispute
To speak and have someone else write down what is said;to dec…
A statement from an authority it a judge; a saying
Attest
To certify that something is true or genuine
Contestable
Open for debate or dispute
Pre-AP Honors English 9 - Vocab Quiz 2
Amalgamate
demented
Hone
Beleaguer
To combine
Mentally ill; insane
To sharpen
To besiege by encircling (as with an army); to harass
Amalgamate
To combine
demented
Mentally ill; insane
Pre-AP English 1
Allusion
Couplet
Quatrain
Quatrain Rhyming: (letters)
A reference to a person, place or thing indirectly
Two line poem that has rhythm and the same metre
A four line poem usually with alternating rhymes
ABAC
Allusion
A reference to a person, place or thing indirectly
Couplet
Two line poem that has rhythm and the same metre
Pre-Ap English 10 Honors Vocab Unit 1
Divulge
Abet
Dogmatic
Insipid
To Tell, To Reveal
To Assist Or Encourage
Arrogant and stubborn about one's beliefs
Lacking flavor; Dull; Not at all stimulating
Divulge
To Tell, To Reveal
Abet
To Assist Or Encourage
33 terms
TPS Pre-Ap Honors Chemistry - Ch 1
chemistry
physical chemistry
organic chemistry
inorganic chemistry
the branch of science that deals with the study of the compos…
deals with applying the theories of physics to the study of r…
deals with substances that are compounds of carbon
deals with substances that are chemical combinations of eleme…
chemistry
the branch of science that deals with the study of the compos…
physical chemistry
deals with applying the theories of physics to the study of r…
Pre-Ap English 1
Concrete Detail
Commentary
Thesis Statement
Topic Sentence
facts that prove or support your topic sentence of your body…
The analysis or interpretation of your example; how your Cd's…
sentence that summarizes the main point or claim of a paper o…
The first sentence in the body paragraph and tells the reader…
Concrete Detail
facts that prove or support your topic sentence of your body…
Commentary
The analysis or interpretation of your example; how your Cd's…
30 terms
English 1 Pre-AP
Acuity
Adept
Admonish/Admenition
Ambiquous
Sharpness or keenness
Having or showing knowledge, skill and attitude
To warn, scold or caution
Unclear
Acuity
Sharpness or keenness
Adept
Having or showing knowledge, skill and attitude
10 terms
Pre Ap English 1
Myriad
Pejorative
Juxtapose
Rancor
(Verb,noun) a large amount
(Adj) having a belittling effect, degrading, negative connota…
(Verb,noun) combining two things that wouldn't normally go to…
(Noun) bitterness, ill feeling toward someone
Myriad
(Verb,noun) a large amount
Pejorative
(Adj) having a belittling effect, degrading, negative connota…
English Pre-ap Honors lesson four vocab
Acme
Apocryphal
Catharsis
Desiccate
The highest point
Of doubtful origin; fictitious
An extremely emotional experience
To dry up completely
Acme
The highest point
Apocryphal
Of doubtful origin; fictitious
31 terms
Pre-AP Honors English 1- Short Story- Jordan
Plot
Setting
Character
protagonist
the main events of a play, novel, movie, or similar work, dev…
time and place of story
a person in a story with different traits. Can be static, dyn…
main character or force in fiction or drama
Plot
the main events of a play, novel, movie, or similar work, dev…
Setting
time and place of story
24 terms
English 2 Honors Vocab/Pre AP Terms Unit 3
abominate
acculturation
adventitious
ascribe
(v.) To have an intense dislike or hatred for
(n.) the modification of the social patterns, traits, or stru…
(adj.) resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cau…
(v.) to assign or refer to (as a cause or source), attribute
abominate
(v.) To have an intense dislike or hatred for
acculturation
(n.) the modification of the social patterns, traits, or stru…
24 terms
English 2 Honors Vocab/Pre AP Terms Unit 5
amnesty
autonomy
axiomatic
blazon
(n.) a general pardon for an offense against a government; in…
(n.) self-government, political control
(adj.) Self-evident, expressing a universally accepted princi…
(v.) to adorn or embellish; to display conspicuously; to publ…
amnesty
(n.) a general pardon for an offense against a government; in…
autonomy
(n.) self-government, political control
24 terms
English 2 Honors Vocab/Pre AP Terms Unit 2
Ameliorate
Aplomb
Bombastic
Callow
(v.) to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
(n.) poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity
(adj.) pompous or overblown in language; full of high-soundin…
(adj.) without experience; immature, not fully developed; lac…
Ameliorate
(v.) to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
Aplomb
(n.) poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity
15 terms
English pre ap 1
Debilitate
Complacency
Disperse
Depravity
Weaken; enfeeble
Self satisfaction; smugness
Scatter
Extreme corruption; wickedness
Debilitate
Weaken; enfeeble
Complacency
Self satisfaction; smugness
pre ap English 1
lennie
George
curley
curley's wife
big, disabled, good intentions
lennie's caretaker/ best friend, clever, quick
short, angry, loves his wife
flirty, unhappily married
lennie
big, disabled, good intentions
George
lennie's caretaker/ best friend, clever, quick
English 3 Honors/ Pre-AP Vocab
Stupefy
Bleak
Ajar
Intervene
To make numb with amazement; to stun into helplessness
Depressing, discouraging, harsh, cold, barren, raw
Partially open
To come between, to mediate, to occur beween times
Stupefy
To make numb with amazement; to stun into helplessness
Bleak
Depressing, discouraging, harsh, cold, barren, raw
34 terms
PreAp English1
understatement
irony
simile
personification
is a figure of speech in whih the stated meaning is purposely…
is a general term for literary techniques that portray differ…
is a figure of speech in which the words "like" or "as" are u…
is a type of figurative language in which a nonhuman subject…
understatement
is a figure of speech in whih the stated meaning is purposely…
irony
is a general term for literary techniques that portray differ…
Theme English 1 Pre-Ap
Expressive writing
Ethics
Morals
moral courage
Writing that allows you to say whatever you want about a topi…
Beliefs that determine a person behavior
beliefs about what is right and what is wrong
To be brave and strong and stand up for one beliefs even if i…
Expressive writing
Writing that allows you to say whatever you want about a topi…
Ethics
Beliefs that determine a person behavior
10 terms
Theme English 1 Pre-Ap
Expressive Writing
Moral Courage
Ethics
Morals
a way of writing that allows you to write about anything
the ability to be brave and stand by one's ethics, and behave…
the beliefs that shows one's behavior
the beliefs of someone's idea of what is acceptable and what…
Expressive Writing
a way of writing that allows you to write about anything
Moral Courage
the ability to be brave and stand by one's ethics, and behave…
Theme English 1 Pre-AP
Expressive Writing
Ethics
Morals
Moral Courage
Writing that allows the writer to write about any topics, usu…
The moral principles governing or influencing conduct.
Values and beliefs held by people that guide their behaviors…
The will to stand up for what is right, regardless of persona…
Expressive Writing
Writing that allows the writer to write about any topics, usu…
Ethics
The moral principles governing or influencing conduct.
theme english 1 pre-ap
expressive writing
Ethics
morals
moral courage
writing where you can pour your heart out into.
moral principles that govern a person's or group's behavior.
moral principles that govern a person's or group's behavior.
standing up for your beliefs.
expressive writing
writing where you can pour your heart out into.
Ethics
moral principles that govern a person's or group's behavior.
Pre-AP English Vocab #1
subjugate
nuptial
mirthful
hence
verb: bring under control
noun: a wedding
adjective: merry or amusing
adverb: in the future
subjugate
verb: bring under control
nuptial
noun: a wedding
Theme English 1 Pre- Ap
Expressive Writing
Ethics
Morals
Moral Courage
Writing that allows the writer to write anything they want ab…
Moral principles that control a person's behavior or reaction.
What somebody thinks is what is right and what is wrong.
To take action for moral purposes even though there are unfav…
Expressive Writing
Writing that allows the writer to write anything they want ab…
Ethics
Moral principles that control a person's behavior or reaction.
Theme English 1 Pre -AP
Expressive Writing
Moral Courage
Ethics
Morals
writing about anything you want using emotions (feelings) and…
being brave and standing up for what you believe in, even if…
beliefs that determine a person's behavior
beliefs about what is acceptable and not acceptable behavior
Expressive Writing
writing about anything you want using emotions (feelings) and…
Moral Courage
being brave and standing up for what you believe in, even if…
9 terms
Theme English 1 Pre-AP
Expressive Writing
ethics
moral courage
theme
expressive writing is were you write about personal topics.
beliefs about behavior
the courage to stand up for your beliefs
the message the story wants to get across
Expressive Writing
expressive writing is were you write about personal topics.
ethics
beliefs about behavior
Theme English 1 Pre-AP
Expressive Writing
Ethics
Morals
Moral Courage
A piece of writing to express your feeling or ideas. Non-acad…
a persons beliefs that affect their behavior
Things or beliefs that you believe is okay and not okay behav…
The ability to stand up for yourself, others, and your belief…
Expressive Writing
A piece of writing to express your feeling or ideas. Non-acad…
Ethics
a persons beliefs that affect their behavior
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