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Grade 7 LAL Terms
narrative
annotation
plot diagram
setting
A story, actual or fictional, expressed orally or in text.
a critical or explanatory note or comment, especially for a l…
a predictable pattern that most stories follow; includes expo…
The context in time and place in which the action of a story…
narrative
A story, actual or fictional, expressed orally or in text.
annotation
a critical or explanatory note or comment, especially for a l…
LAL Vocab Quiz 1
Beckoned
Bigotry
Convulsing
Injunction
Signaling someone with a wave to come nearer or follow
Hate
Throw a country into conflict
An authoritative warning or order.
Beckoned
Signaling someone with a wave to come nearer or follow
Bigotry
Hate
25 terms
LAL Lit Terms- Final Review
Allegory
Allusion
Aside
Blank verse
A story with two levels of meaning
An expression used to call something to mind
When a character speaks to an audience (in a play), not to th…
Literature (usually poetry) that does not rhyme
Allegory
A story with two levels of meaning
Allusion
An expression used to call something to mind
LAL quiz
Theme
Setting
Characters
POV
The main idea of a literary work, usually expressed as a gene…
The time and place in which a work of literature happens.
The people or actors in the story.
The storyteller from whose point of view the story is being t…
Theme
The main idea of a literary work, usually expressed as a gene…
Setting
The time and place in which a work of literature happens.
LAL
Physical description
Action
Inner thoughts
Reaction
Pairs
pAirs
paIrs
paiRs
Physical description
Pairs
Action
pAirs
30 terms
LAL lit terms 1
plot
theme
setting
time
plan of action
message or meaning the author attempts to deliver
the time, place, and mood at the beginning of a literary work
could be expressed as time of day, year, season
plot
plan of action
theme
message or meaning the author attempts to deliver
LAL vocab
Botany
Arboretum
Cultivate
Talon
The study of plants
A park for viewing trees
To grow crops
Claw
Botany
The study of plants
Arboretum
A park for viewing trees
20 terms
LAL VOCAB
Utopia
Dystopia
Synthesize
Censorship
Perfect ideal society
Imaginary/futuristic works in which everything is corrupt
To blend/compare
Stopping someone from saying/ reacting what they want
Utopia
Perfect ideal society
Dystopia
Imaginary/futuristic works in which everything is corrupt
LAL Vocab 2
Accepting
Biting
Pedantic
Ironical
generally approved; usually regarded as normal, right
stinging, sarcastic, caustic
making or characterized by an excessive display of learnednes…
inclination towards the use of words to convey a meaning that…
Accepting
generally approved; usually regarded as normal, right
Biting
stinging, sarcastic, caustic
6 terms
Points of View Literature
situational irony
tone
Point of View
First person narrator
occurs when the expected outcome does not happen. This is als…
the mood or attitude conveyed in the writing. For ex: Edgar A…
The person who is referred to telling the story
tells the story from his or her point of view using I.
situational irony
occurs when the expected outcome does not happen. This is als…
tone
the mood or attitude conveyed in the writing. For ex: Edgar A…
lITERARYDEVICES.COM PAGE 1
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Amplification
is a symbolism device where the meaning of a greater, often a…
where words are used in quick succession and begin with lette…
The author refers to a subject matter such as a place, event,…
The writer embellishes the sentence by adding more informatio…
Allegory
is a symbolism device where the meaning of a greater, often a…
Alliteration
where words are used in quick succession and begin with lette…
22 terms
chepter 6 Lal
proud
Media
clear
weapons
haughty
A measure of center in a set of numerical data. The median of…
Lucid
Biological, chemical, or nuclear weapons that can cause a mas…
proud
haughty
Media
A measure of center in a set of numerical data. The median of…
18 terms
LAL Genre Quiz 7th Grade
Adventure
Autobiography
Biography
Contemporary
Stories include excitement and physical challenges such as mo…
Story of a person's life written by that person
Story of a person's life written by another person
Modern; up-to-date
Adventure
Stories include excitement and physical challenges such as mo…
Autobiography
Story of a person's life written by that person
24 terms
LAL 3H Vocab Terms
Jingoistic
implacable
affinity
coquette
(adj) overly patriotic
(verb) unable to be soothed
(noun) a natural skill
(noun) a woman who flirts to get what she wants
Jingoistic
(adj) overly patriotic
implacable
(verb) unable to be soothed
13 terms
Types of Literature
Adventure
Fable
Fantasy
Fairy Tales
Fiction provides a great deal of action (often violent). A fi…
a short tale to teach a moral lesson, often with animals or i…
fiction that involves an invented world. Ex: Harry Potter
a story, usually for children, about elves, hobgoblins, drago…
Adventure
Fiction provides a great deal of action (often violent). A fi…
Fable
a short tale to teach a moral lesson, often with animals or i…
48 terms
Lal test
Satire
Allegory
Heresy
Precarious
A novel, or story that uses exaggeration, irony, humor, to ri…
A story or novel that has a series of metaphorical elements t…
something that goes against a strongly held belief or opinion…
something that is in an uncertain/dangerous position
Satire
A novel, or story that uses exaggeration, irony, humor, to ri…
Allegory
A story or novel that has a series of metaphorical elements t…
LAL quiz
Theme
Setting
Characters
POV
The main idea of a literary work, usually expressed as a gene…
The time and place in which a work of literature happens.
The people or actors in the story.
The storyteller from whose point of view the story is being t…
Theme
The main idea of a literary work, usually expressed as a gene…
Setting
The time and place in which a work of literature happens.
31 terms
LAL midterm
fiction vs. nonfiction
theme
universal theme
multiple themes
fiction is literature about made up characters and events. no…
the main idea of the story
a theme many people can connect with
exist because many people interpret a story differently
fiction vs. nonfiction
fiction is literature about made up characters and events. no…
theme
the main idea of the story
22 terms
LAL authors
Junot Diaz
Junot Diaz
Junot Diaz
Junot Diaz
Born in Dominican republic but has lived in the US since 6 yr…
focuses on many challenges of the immigrant's life
"Streetwise Scholar"
MacArthur Genius Grant recipient
Junot Diaz
Born in Dominican republic but has lived in the US since 6 yr…
Junot Diaz
focuses on many challenges of the immigrant's life
IB English A LAL Quiz 01/09
Suspension of Disbelief
Mimesis
Paradox of fiction
Catharsis
A phrase coined by Samuel Taylor Coleridge to explain how rea…
Used by ancient Greek philosophers, is copying the real world…
Refers to the apparent contradiction of a reader empathizing…
Refers to how people can be purged of their emotions through…
Suspension of Disbelief
A phrase coined by Samuel Taylor Coleridge to explain how rea…
Mimesis
Used by ancient Greek philosophers, is copying the real world…
lal notes Devin
elements of literature
setting
character
types of characters
setting,character,plot,theme
the time and place of the story,poem or play
a person or animal in a story,play and other literary work ... (…
protagonist antagonist... the main character hero the troublemak…
elements of literature
setting,character,plot,theme
setting
the time and place of the story,poem or play
10 terms
Literature Vocabulary
swanky
frumpy
passé
iconoclastic
fancy, elegant, stylish
messy, sloppy, un-stylish, unattractive
out of date, out of style, "so last year"
standing out from the crowd in a positive way
swanky
fancy, elegant, stylish
frumpy
messy, sloppy, un-stylish, unattractive
Enrichment Vocab
Alliteration
Conflict
Allusion
Analogy
It is a figure of speech in which a number of words, having t…
A struggle between opposing forces. Man vs. Man, Man vs. soci…
a figure of speech where the author refers to a subject matte…
comparison between two things for the purpose of explanation…
Alliteration
It is a figure of speech in which a number of words, having t…
Conflict
A struggle between opposing forces. Man vs. Man, Man vs. soci…
34 terms
LAL 4 Liberty Midterm Review
1. Slant Rhyme
2. Main idea/Author's
3. Alliteration:
4. Allegory
A rhyming sound that is not exact. (follow/fellow and mystery…
thesis; main point the author is trying to convey
The repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in wor…
a story with two or more meanings---a literal level and one o…
1. Slant Rhyme
A rhyming sound that is not exact. (follow/fellow and mystery…
2. Main idea/Author's
thesis; main point the author is trying to convey
28 terms
Sort 46 LAL
pressure
impressive
espresso
oppresive
(noun) a physical force put/against an object by another obje…
(adjective) inspiring or great, causing admiration because of…
(noun) black coffee which is particularly strong, made by put…
(adjective) unfairly causing hardship or causing depression
pressure
(noun) a physical force put/against an object by another obje…
impressive
(adjective) inspiring or great, causing admiration because of…
LAL Sort 48
ced/cess/ceed
ten/tend
liter
recession
move, go, yield, surrender
hold, stretch, strain
letter
(noun) a period of economic decline, trade and industrial act…
ced/cess/ceed
move, go, yield, surrender
ten/tend
hold, stretch, strain
27 terms
LAL Sort 48
ced/ceed/cess
ten/tend
liter
recede
move, go, yield, surrender
hold, stretch, strain
letter
(verb) move further away from a beginning point (retreat)
ced/ceed/cess
move, go, yield, surrender
ten/tend
hold, stretch, strain
Beowulf
Hrothgar
Herot
Beowulf
Grendel
King of the Danes
Hrothgar's Great Hall
Epic hero
Spawn of Cain
Hrothgar
King of the Danes
Herot
Hrothgar's Great Hall
29 terms
Wonder
anomalies
cleft palate
hindsight
schlep
something that deviates from what is standard, normal or expe…
a congenital (from birth) split in the roof of the mouth
understanding the nature of an event after it has actually ha…
to carry or to pull something heavy
anomalies
something that deviates from what is standard, normal or expe…
cleft palate
a congenital (from birth) split in the roof of the mouth
39 terms
ANdrew LAL Quiz 1
Alliteration
Allusion
Antagonist
Anachronism
repetition of initial consonant sounds
a well known reference in a work of reference
thing or character that causes conflict
anything out of time or place
Alliteration
repetition of initial consonant sounds
Allusion
a well known reference in a work of reference
12 terms
Nouns
Common Noun
Proper Noun
Concrete Noun
Abstract Noun
a general person, place, thing, or idea; never capitalized un…
a specific person, place, or thing; always capitalized
a noun that you can see, smell, touch, hear, or taste
a noun that you can not see, smell, touch, hear, or taste; an…
Common Noun
a general person, place, thing, or idea; never capitalized un…
Proper Noun
a specific person, place, or thing; always capitalized
21 terms
Maniac Magee Part 1
legacy
trolley
scraggly
deserted
anything handed down from the past; a gift of property, as mo…
a wheeled vehicle that runs on rails and is propelled by elec…
thin and bony; ragged, thin, or untidy in form or appearance
a place empty of people
legacy
anything handed down from the past; a gift of property, as mo…
trolley
a wheeled vehicle that runs on rails and is propelled by elec…
12 terms
Stems, list #12A
an-
ab
mel
aden
without
away
song
gland
an-
without
ab
away
Figurative Language
Alliteration
Metaphor
Simile
onomatopoeia
"She sells seashells by the sea shore."... Repetition of consona…
A comparison not using like or as
A comparison using "like" or "as"
the word is spelled to make the sound it represents: "splash,…
Alliteration
"She sells seashells by the sea shore."... Repetition of consona…
Metaphor
A comparison not using like or as
20 terms
Vocabulary Level D - Unit 1
admonish
breach
brigand
circumspect
(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
(adj.) careful, cautious
admonish
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
breach
(n.) an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infractio…
33 terms
Lit. Terms
Plot
Theme
Setting
Time
Plan of Action
Message or meaning that the author attempts to deliver
Time, place, and mood at the begining of literary work
Could be expressed as time of day, year, season, etc
Plot
Plan of Action
Theme
Message or meaning that the author attempts to deliver
11 terms
Figurative Language
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
...imitates a sound
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Personification
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
8 terms
Romeo and Juliet Act 3 Vocabulary
dissembler
jocund
puling
agile
one who hides himself or puts on a false appearance
cheerful, merry
whining, whimpering
well-balanced and quick on one's feet, nimble
dissembler
one who hides himself or puts on a false appearance
jocund
cheerful, merry
10 terms
The Crucible
John Proctor
Abigail Williams
Elizabeth Proctor
Reverend John Hale
stern, harsh, religious man;... married to Elizabeth Proctor, bu…
young, smart, a good liar; works as servant for Elizabeth Pro…
religious, but cold woman; John Proctor's wife
young minister who hates witchcraft, comes to Salem to examin…
John Proctor
stern, harsh, religious man;... married to Elizabeth Proctor, bu…
Abigail Williams
young, smart, a good liar; works as servant for Elizabeth Pro…
16 terms
Lit./Comp.10 Vocabulary: Absolute True Diary -PartTime Indian (Summer School)
devise
foresight
inferno
manipulate
to think out or plan by careful thought; figure out, invent,…
predicting what will happen or be needed in the future, the a…
a very intense and uncontrolled fire, a place or region that…
to operate or control by skillful use of one's hands; to mana…
devise
to think out or plan by careful thought; figure out, invent,…
foresight
predicting what will happen or be needed in the future, the a…
95 terms
Great Expectations Vocabulary Wright-THS
Great Expectations... List 1
Abhorrence
Apparition
Apprehension
...
dislike, hatred, disgust... a feeling of repugnance or loathing.
illusion; ghost
anxiety, fear
Great Expectations... List 1
...
Abhorrence
dislike, hatred, disgust... a feeling of repugnance or loathing.
20 terms
Sadlier Vocabulary Workshop Level A Unit 4
acquit
deem
devastate
discredit
(v) to declare not guilty, free from blame, discharge complet…
(v)to think, believe; to consider, have an opinion
(v) to destroy , lay waste , leave in ruins
(v)to throw doubt upon, cause to be disturbed ; to damage in…
acquit
(v) to declare not guilty, free from blame, discharge complet…
deem
(v)to think, believe; to consider, have an opinion
108 terms
Things Fall Apart
Okonkwo
Unoka
Okoye
Nwoye
Protagonist, well respected man in Umuofia, 3 wives, 2 barns…
Okonkwo's lazy, gentle, and idle father, debtor, good flute p…
Unoka's friend, good musician
Okonwo's first wife's son, converts to Christianity after bei…
Okonkwo
Protagonist, well respected man in Umuofia, 3 wives, 2 barns…
Unoka
Okonkwo's lazy, gentle, and idle father, debtor, good flute p…
29 terms
Biblical Allusions
Absolom
Alpha and Omega
Cain
Daniel
a son who brings heartache to his father; from the third son…
The beginning and the end, from a quote in Revelation in the…
a person who kills his brother; from the story of Adam and Ev…
one known for wisdom and accurate judgment; from a wise leade…
Absolom
a son who brings heartache to his father; from the third son…
Alpha and Omega
The beginning and the end, from a quote in Revelation in the…
20 terms
The Highwayman Literary Devices
metaphor
simile
alliteration
onomatopoeia
The wind was a torrent of darkness....
Dumb as a dog he listened....
His face burned like a brand as the black cascade of perfume.…
Tlot-tlot! Tlot-tlot! Had they heard it?
metaphor
The wind was a torrent of darkness....
simile
Dumb as a dog he listened....
24 terms
The Crucible
John Proctor
Abigail Williams
Reverend John Hale
Elizabeth Proctor
A local farmer who lives just outside town; Elizabeth Proctor…
Reverend Parris's niece. Abigail was once the servant for the…
A young minister reputed to be an expert on witchcraft. Rever…
John Proctor's wife. Elizabeth fired Abigail when she discove…
John Proctor
A local farmer who lives just outside town; Elizabeth Proctor…
Abigail Williams
Reverend Parris's niece. Abigail was once the servant for the…
20 terms
Level D, Unit 4
abscond
access
anarchy
arduous
(v.) to run off and hide... SYNONYMS: bolt, make off, skip town
(n.) approach or admittance to places, persons, things; an in…
(n.) lack of government and law; confusion... SYNONYMS: chaos…
(adj.) hard to do, requiring much effort... SYNONYMS: hard, d…
abscond
(v.) to run off and hide... SYNONYMS: bolt, make off, skip town
access
(n.) approach or admittance to places, persons, things; an in…
15 terms
Wordly Wise Book 8 Lesson 8
adept
audible
azure
banter
Highly skilled; expert
Capable of being heard
The blue color of a cloudless sky
To exchange playful, teasing remarks... OR... Light, playful conver…
adept
Highly skilled; expert
audible
Capable of being heard
Literary Terms 2H EOY
allusion
abstract
allegory
alliteration
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
Brief summary of the major parts of a research study
A story in which each aspect of the story has a symbolic mean…
Repeated beginning consonant sounds. Example: The fog filtere…
allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
abstract
Brief summary of the major parts of a research study
22 terms
Latin American Literature Vocab
Cuban Revolution (1959)
Magical Realism
Internal Conflict
External Conflict
Epitome of regional political turmoil, marking the start of t…
...
...
...
Cuban Revolution (1959)
Epitome of regional political turmoil, marking the start of t…
Magical Realism
...
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