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AP English Language and Composition #4
imply
employ
characterize
intimidate
expresses or states indirectly
to use something for a particular purpose
to describe the quality of something
using fear to get someone to do (or not do) something
imply
expresses or states indirectly
employ
to use something for a particular purpose
9 terms
AP English Language and Composition 4
metaphor
metonymy
mood
narrative
A figure of speech using implied comparison of seemingly unli…
A figure of speech in which something is referred to by using…
A literary element that evokes certain feelings
The telling of a story
metaphor
A figure of speech using implied comparison of seemingly unli…
metonymy
A figure of speech in which something is referred to by using…
50 terms
AP English Language and Composition
Allegory
Antecedent
Antithesis
Aphorism
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun.
Opposition or contrast of ideas through parallelism.
Terse statement of unknown authorship which expresses a gener…
Allegory
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Antecedent
Word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun.
14 terms
Glossary of Terms -- AP English Language and Composition4
Syllogism(n.): A deductive system of f…
Style(n.)- An evaluation of the sum of…
Symbol/Symbolism(n.)-Generally, anythi…
Syntax(n.)- The way an author chooses…
Syllogism
Style
Symbol/Symbolism
Syntax
Syllogism(n.): A deductive system of f…
Syllogism
Style(n.)- An evaluation of the sum of…
Style
32 terms
AP English Language and Composition
Pathos
Logos
Ethos
Avante Garde
an appeal to emotion.
an appeal to logic or reason.
an appeal to credibility or character.
The suggestion that using this product puts the user ahead of…
Pathos
an appeal to emotion.
Logos
an appeal to logic or reason.
90 terms
Terms- AP English Language and Composition
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Antecedent
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun. The AP…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
90 terms
Terms- AP English Language and Composition
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Antecedent
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun. The AP…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
81 terms
AP English Language and Composition
allegory
alliteration
allusion
ambiguity
device of using character and/or story elements symbolically…
repetition of sounds; initial consonant sounds; reinforces me…
direct or indirect reference to something that is known; book…
multiple meanings (intentional/unintentional) of a word, phra…
allegory
device of using character and/or story elements symbolically…
alliteration
repetition of sounds; initial consonant sounds; reinforces me…
63 terms
AP English Language and Composition
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
Narrative with multiple levels of meaning
Sequential repetition of similar initial sound
A literary, historical, religious, or mythological refrence
Repetition of words at start of successive clauses
Allegory
Narrative with multiple levels of meaning
Alliteration
Sequential repetition of similar initial sound
81 terms
AP English Language and Composition
Synechdoche
Colloquial
Litotes
Metonymy
A figure of speech in which a part is made to represent the w…
Used in ordinary or familiar conversation; not formal or lite…
Ironical understatement in which an affirmative is expressed…
The substitution of the name of an attribute or adjunct for t…
Synechdoche
A figure of speech in which a part is made to represent the w…
Colloquial
Used in ordinary or familiar conversation; not formal or lite…
9 terms
AP ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND COMPOSITION WEEK 4
Tyranny
Resolution
Petrified
Exploit
Creul use of authority; oppressive power
Firmness of purpose
Paralyzed with fear
Notable, heroic deed, feat
Tyranny
Creul use of authority; oppressive power
Resolution
Firmness of purpose
14 terms
AP English Language and Composition Vocabulary Set 4
rhetoric
rhetorical question
syntax
scheme
a technique of using language effectively and persuasively in…
a question in which is asked just for effect or to lay emphas…
a set of rules in a language; it dictates how words from diff…
figures of speech that deal with word order, syntax, letters,…
rhetoric
a technique of using language effectively and persuasively in…
rhetorical question
a question in which is asked just for effect or to lay emphas…
90 terms
Terms- AP English Language and Composition
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Antecedent
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun. The AP…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
90 terms
Terms- AP English Language and Composition
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Antecedent
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun. The AP…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
Set #4 - AP English Language & Composition Jargon
analogy
balanced sentence
coherence
diction
A comparison of two different things that are similar in some…
A sentence in which words, phrases or clauses are set off aga…
A principal demanding that the parts of any composition be ar…
The word choices made by a writer, especially with regard to…
analogy
A comparison of two different things that are similar in some…
balanced sentence
A sentence in which words, phrases or clauses are set off aga…
14 terms
AP English Language and Composition Vocab 4
Parody
Pedantic
Periodic sentence
Personification
A work that closely imitates the style or content of another…
An adjective that describes words, phrases, or general tone t…
A sentence that presents its central meaning in a main clause…
A figure of speech in which the author presents or describes…
Parody
A work that closely imitates the style or content of another…
Pedantic
An adjective that describes words, phrases, or general tone t…
90 terms
Terms- AP English Language and Composition
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Antecedent
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun. The AP…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
13 terms
Unit 4 AP English Language and Composition
Neologism
Organic Form
Oxymoron
Slang
A new word or expression or a new meaning of a word ex: selfi…
The structure of a work that has grown naturally from the aut…
A combination of words that have opposite or very different m…
Words that are not part of standard vocabulary that are used…
Neologism
A new word or expression or a new meaning of a word ex: selfi…
Organic Form
The structure of a work that has grown naturally from the aut…
90 terms
Terms- AP English Language and Composition
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Antecedent
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun. The AP…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
22 terms
AP English Language and Composition : Unit 4 Vocabulary
Affable
Aggrandize
Amorphous
Archetype
(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.) an original model after which similar things are pattern…
Affable
(adj.) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
Aggrandize
(v.) to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up…
84 terms
AP English Language and Composition
Antecedent
Antithesis
Metonymy
Syllogism
Word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun.
Opposition or contrast of ideas through parallelism.
a figure of speech in which the name of one object is substit…
From the Greek for "reckoning together," a syllogism is a ded…
Antecedent
Word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun.
Antithesis
Opposition or contrast of ideas through parallelism.
50 terms
AP English Language and Composition
Allegory
Antecedent
Antithesis
Aphorism
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun.
Opposition or contrast of ideas through parallelism.
Terse statement of unknown authorship which expresses a gener…
Allegory
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Antecedent
Word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun.
30 terms
Ap English 4: Language and Composition Poetry terms
Petrarchan Sonnet (italian sonnet)
Spencerian Sonnet
Shakesperian Sonnet (English sonnet)
kenning
a poem of 14 lines with an octave rhyming abbabba and sestet…
a poem of 14 lines with three quatrains and one couplet. quat…
A poem of 14 lines with three quatrains and one couplet. Quat…
a figurative phrase used in old germanic languages as a simpl…
Petrarchan Sonnet (italian sonnet)
a poem of 14 lines with an octave rhyming abbabba and sestet…
Spencerian Sonnet
a poem of 14 lines with three quatrains and one couplet. quat…
12 terms
Glossary of Terms #4: AP English Language and Composition
parody
pedantic
periodic sentence
personification
A work that closely imitates the style or content of another…
An adjective that describes words, phrases, or general tone t…
A sentence that presents its central meaning in a main clause…
A figure of speech in which the author presents or describes…
parody
A work that closely imitates the style or content of another…
pedantic
An adjective that describes words, phrases, or general tone t…
24 terms
AP English Language and Composition (11) Glossary (#4)
Pun
Reductio ad Absurdum
Rhetoric (X)
Rhetorical Question
a play on words that often has a comic effect.
a logical/rhetorical fallacy, because it reduces an argument…
(X) refers to the entire process of written communication.
a statement in question form.... one that does not expect an exp…
Pun
a play on words that often has a comic effect.
Reductio ad Absurdum
a logical/rhetorical fallacy, because it reduces an argument…
30 terms
AP english language and composition list 4
whimsical
inconsequential
superficial
tenuous
subject to erratic behaviour; unpredictable
unimportant
concerned only with what is on the surface or obvious; shallow
having little substance or strength
whimsical
subject to erratic behaviour; unpredictable
inconsequential
unimportant
79 terms
AP English Language & Composition
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonants in to…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
The multiple meanings, either intentional or unintentional, o…
Allegory
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonants in to…
14 terms
AP English Language and Composition Terms (Part 4)
anaphora
parody
pedantic
periodic sentence
A sub-type of parallelism, when the exact repetition of words…
A work that closely imitates the style or content of another…
An adjective that describes words, phrases, or general tone t…
The opposite of loose sentence, a sentence that presents its…
anaphora
A sub-type of parallelism, when the exact repetition of words…
parody
A work that closely imitates the style or content of another…
472 terms
AP English Language and Composition
Rhetorical triangle
Annotation
Simple sentence
Inverted sentence
connection between subject, audience, and speaker in order to…
critical notes added to text.
statement that contains a complete subject and a complete pre…
sentence in which the verb comes before the subject.
Rhetorical triangle
connection between subject, audience, and speaker in order to…
Annotation
critical notes added to text.
90 terms
Terms- AP English Language and Composition
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Antecedent
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun. The AP…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
60 terms
AP English Language and Composition
Adulterate
Ambidextrous
Augment
Bereft
(v.) to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of l…
(adj.) able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; de…
(v.) to make larger, increase
(adj., part.) deprived of; made unhappy through a loss
Adulterate
(v.) to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of l…
Ambidextrous
(adj.) able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; de…
10 terms
AP English Language and Composition: Set 4
loose sentence/ non periodic sentence
metaphor
metonymy
mood
a type of sentence in which the main idea (independent clause…
a firgure of speech using impied comprasion of seemingly unli…
a term from the greek meanig "changed label" or "subsitute na…
the prevailling atmosphere or emotional aura of work
loose sentence/ non periodic sentence
a type of sentence in which the main idea (independent clause…
metaphor
a firgure of speech using impied comprasion of seemingly unli…
20 terms
AP English Language/Composition Vocabulary Unit #4
atrophy
bastion
concord
consummate
(n.) the wasting away of a body organ or tissue; any progress…
(n.) a fortified place, stronghold... SYNONYM: citadel, bulwark…
(n.) a state of agreement, a treaty, pact... SYNONYM: harmony, c…
(adj.) complete or perfect in the highest degree; (v.) to bri…
atrophy
(n.) the wasting away of a body organ or tissue; any progress…
bastion
(n.) a fortified place, stronghold... SYNONYM: citadel, bulwark…
20 terms
Unit #4 Vocabulary (AP Language and Composition)
atrophy
bastion
concord
consummate
(n.) the wasting away of a body organ or tissue; any progress…
(n.) a fortified place, stronghold.... (synonyms) citadel, rampa…
(n.) a state of agreement, harmony, unanimity; a treaty, pact…
(v.) to bring to a state of completion or perfection; (adj.)…
atrophy
(n.) the wasting away of a body organ or tissue; any progress…
bastion
(n.) a fortified place, stronghold.... (synonyms) citadel, rampa…
22 terms
AP English Language and Composition
Diction
Euphony
Detonation
Connotation
1. Word choice; the choice of words for clear, effective writ…
1. Sounds pleasant to the ear... 2. Pleasing, harmonious speech
1. Direct, given meaning, as opposed to an associated meaning
1. Implication or association, derived from another word or p…
Diction
1. Word choice; the choice of words for clear, effective writ…
Euphony
1. Sounds pleasant to the ear... 2. Pleasing, harmonious speech
90 terms
AP English Language and Composition
apostrophe
diction
didactic
double entendre
the addressing of a usually absent person or a usually person…
word choice
intended to teach, particularly in having moral instruction a…
a word or phrase open to two interpretations, one of which is…
apostrophe
the addressing of a usually absent person or a usually person…
diction
word choice
100 terms
Ap English - Language and Composition
Appeals
Argument
Assertion
Assumption
ethos: persuasive pleas of shared values or credibility... logos…
Statement put fourth and supported by evidence
Emphatic statement; declaration, an assertion supported by ev…
belief or statement taken for granted without proof
Appeals
ethos: persuasive pleas of shared values or credibility... logos…
Argument
Statement put fourth and supported by evidence
8 terms
AP ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND COMPOSITION
Vault
Alight
Conjurer
Disposition
An arched structure forming a roof or ceiling
To descend and come to rest
One who performs magic; sorcerer
One's general way of thinking or feeling
Vault
An arched structure forming a roof or ceiling
Alight
To descend and come to rest
18 terms
AP English and Language Composition
Baleen
Bombazine
Beneficiary
Broadside
a horny keratinous substance found in two rows of transverse…
willed dress fabric of worsted and silk or cotton
One who benefits
Collide with a side of (vehicle)
Baleen
a horny keratinous substance found in two rows of transverse…
Bombazine
willed dress fabric of worsted and silk or cotton
14 terms
AP English Language and Composition
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
The multiple meanings, either intention or unintentional, or…
Allegory
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
47 terms
English Language and Composition AP
metonymy
synecdoche
malapropism
circumlocution
one term substituted for another, closely related term... "The s…
metonymy restricted to cases in which a part is used to descr…
unintentional use of a word that resembles the word intended…
i.e. being wordy rather than precise... "brains blown out with m…
metonymy
one term substituted for another, closely related term... "The s…
synecdoche
metonymy restricted to cases in which a part is used to descr…
20 terms
AP English Language and Composition Unit 4 Vocabulary
Atrophy
Bastion
Concord
Consummate
n. the wasting away of a body organ or tissue; any progressiv…
n. a fotified place, stronghold
n. a state of agreement, harmony, unanimity; a treaty, pact,…
adj. complete or perfect in the highest degree; v. to bring t…
Atrophy
n. the wasting away of a body organ or tissue; any progressiv…
Bastion
n. a fotified place, stronghold
29 terms
AP English Language and Composition Vocabulary Week 4
Abject
Analogy
Autonomous
Braggadocio
(adj.) servile; cringing
(n) similarity
(adj.) self-governing
(n) unjustified boasting
Abject
(adj.) servile; cringing
Analogy
(n) similarity
54 terms
AP English Language and Composition
Rhetoric
Argument
Dialect Thinking
Five Canons of Rhetoric
The study of effectiveness and persuasiveness of language
Make an original and controversial claim, justify it, recogni…
The process of listening to and considering multiple perspect…
Invention, Arrangement, Style, Memory, Delivery
Rhetoric
The study of effectiveness and persuasiveness of language
Argument
Make an original and controversial claim, justify it, recogni…
61 terms
AP English Language & Composition
allegory
alliteration
allusion
ambiguity
story, poem, picture that can be interpreted to reveal a hidd…
the occurrence of the same letter/sound at the beginning at t…
expression designed to call something to mind without mention…
uncertainty; vagueness; lacking clarity; usually open to more…
allegory
story, poem, picture that can be interpreted to reveal a hidd…
alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter/sound at the beginning at t…
20 terms
AP Language and Composition List 4
animosity
anomaly
antipathy
braggadocio
(n.) strong dislike; bitter hostility
(n) deviation from what is common; inconsistency
(n.) a natural, basic, or habitual repugnance; aversion
(n)unjustified boasting
animosity
(n.) strong dislike; bitter hostility
anomaly
(n) deviation from what is common; inconsistency
6 terms
AP Composition and Language Vocab #4
convoluted
cryptic
futile
impede
intricate; complex
difficult to comprehend
having no useful purpose; pointless
to slow the progress of
convoluted
intricate; complex
cryptic
difficult to comprehend
87 terms
AP English 4: Language and Composition- Literary Terms
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
a narrative with highly symbolic characters that usually illu…
repetition of beginning consonant sounds in several nearby wo…
a reference to a literary work or cultural or historical fact…
repetition of a phrase at the beginning of several nearby sen…
Allegory
a narrative with highly symbolic characters that usually illu…
Alliteration
repetition of beginning consonant sounds in several nearby wo…
100 terms
AP English Language and Composition
Personification
Antithesis
Oxymoron
Sarcasm
The assigning of human qualities to inanimate objects or conc…
the presentation of two contrasting images. The ideas are bal…
From the Greek for "pointedly foolish," ___ is a figure of sp…
from the Greek meaning "to tear flesh," ___ involves bitter,…
Personification
The assigning of human qualities to inanimate objects or conc…
Antithesis
the presentation of two contrasting images. The ideas are bal…
90 terms
Terms- AP English Language and Composition
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Antecedent
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun. The AP…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
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