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Language Arts: Fig Lang
fig lang
personification
metaphor
simile
figurative meaning of a word or phrase goes beyond literal me…
comparisons that endow nonliving things with human attributes…
brief comparisons between unlike things without using like or…
brief comparisons between unlike things, using like or as
fig lang
figurative meaning of a word or phrase goes beyond literal me…
personification
comparisons that endow nonliving things with human attributes…
8 terms
LANG. ARTS figurative language
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Hyperbole
a comparison of two unlike things using "like" or "as"
giving human-like qualities to inanimate objects or animals
when you compare two unlike things without using "like" or "as"
an extreme exaggeration
Simile
a comparison of two unlike things using "like" or "as"
Personification
giving human-like qualities to inanimate objects or animals
8 terms
Language Arts Fig Lang
Metaphore
Simile
Alliteration
Repetition
Comparison between two unlike objects
Metaphor using like or as
2+ consecutive words that start with the same sound
Word or phrase repeated
Metaphore
Comparison between two unlike objects
Simile
Metaphor using like or as
12 terms
Lang. Arts Figurative Language
Allusion
Personification
Internal vs. External Conflict
Simile
a direct or indirect reference in a book to a significant per…
giving human characteristics to inanimate objects, natural fo…
external conflict involves a character's conflict with someth…
the comparison of different things or ideas by using the word…
Allusion
a direct or indirect reference in a book to a significant per…
Personification
giving human characteristics to inanimate objects, natural fo…
10 terms
Figurative Language Lang. Arts 8
Irony
Motivation
Plot
Setting
A literary device in which action or language stands in contr…
an inducement or incentive to action; in a story, the psychol…
the plan of events or main story in a narrative or drama
the time, place and circumstances in which a narrative, drama…
Irony
A literary device in which action or language stands in contr…
Motivation
an inducement or incentive to action; in a story, the psychol…
42 terms
Vocabulary #1 Language Arts 7 Ms.Lang
Adverb
Aviation
Admire
Accomplished
It adds to a verb. It modifies or provides more information a…
Design & development or production of aircrafts
to respect or think well of something or someone
highly trained or skilled
Adverb
It adds to a verb. It modifies or provides more information a…
Aviation
Design & development or production of aircrafts
10 terms
Language Arts (ap Lang) Week 8
Tenuous
Dilligent
Obdurate
Proliferate
Weak, little substance
Hard working
Stubborn
Spreads rapidly, grows
Tenuous
Weak, little substance
Dilligent
Hard working
10 terms
Language art quiz(figurative Lang.)-charlene
Santa's helpers are known as subordina…
It was dark and dim in the forest.
This is another fine mess you have got…
Ticktock, ticktock... the sound of the…
Pun because santa's last name (clause) is the same thing as a…
Imagery; because It was dark and dim in the forest. - The wor…
Oxymoron; fine is opposite of mess
Onomatopia; tick tock is the sound of a clock
Santa's helpers are known as subordina…
Pun because santa's last name (clause) is the same thing as a…
It was dark and dim in the forest.
Imagery; because It was dark and dim in the forest. - The wor…
11 terms
Lang Arts: L 8.5 Demonstrate understanding of figurative language...
figure of speech
literal language
word relationships
denotation
Any expressive use of language, as a metaphor, simile, person…
Language that states facts or ideas directly. True, not exagg…
The various ways that words fit and work together (e.g., syno…
Dictionary definition; the literal meaning of a word.
figure of speech
Any expressive use of language, as a metaphor, simile, person…
literal language
Language that states facts or ideas directly. True, not exagg…
23 terms
Language Arts - Dylan Mangin and Gavin Lange
Stanza
Speaker
Couplet
Figurative Language
A group of lines in a poem
A term used for the author, speaker, or the person whose pers…
A pair of rhymed lines that may or may not constitute a separ…
Language that cannot be taken literally since it was written…
Stanza
A group of lines in a poem
Speaker
A term used for the author, speaker, or the person whose pers…
166 terms
Language Arts
Abbreviation
Acronym
Active voice
Address
a shortened or contracted form of a word or phrase, used to r…
a word formed from the initial letters of a multi-word name
when the verb of a sentence is in the active voice, the subje…
a speech or written statement, usually formal, directed to a…
Abbreviation
a shortened or contracted form of a word or phrase, used to r…
Acronym
a word formed from the initial letters of a multi-word name
15 terms
English Language Arts - Fig Lang/ Non fic Quiz
Figurative Language
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Is a tool that an author uses, to help the reader visualize ,…
is a comparison using like or as. It usually compares two unl…
States that one thing is something else. It is a comparison,…
is giving , human qualities , feelings, actions, or character…
Figurative Language
Is a tool that an author uses, to help the reader visualize ,…
Simile
is a comparison using like or as. It usually compares two unl…
38 terms
Language Arts
Onomatopoeia
Alliteration
Caption
Character Development
Sound-effect word: bam, swish, boom, fizz
Same letter or sound at the beginning of most or all of the w…
Brief description in a newspaper or magazine telling who or w…
Way in which an author shows how a character changes as the s…
Onomatopoeia
Sound-effect word: bam, swish, boom, fizz
Alliteration
Same letter or sound at the beginning of most or all of the w…
30 terms
Language Arts Terms
Prefix
Suffix
Root Word
Context Clues
A group of letters added to the beginning of a word that modi…
A group of letters added to the end of a word that modifies o…
A word that contains the core meaning of the word
A vocabulary strategy in which the reader looks at the words…
Prefix
A group of letters added to the beginning of a word that modi…
Suffix
A group of letters added to the end of a word that modifies o…
13 terms
Language Arts
Laborious
flagstaff
Arable
Malignity
a task requiring effort
flagpole
a land suitable for growing crops
Intense ill will, a strong desire to inflict harm
Laborious
a task requiring effort
flagstaff
flagpole
10 terms
Language Arts
inference
schema
declarative sentence
interrogative sentence
an idea or conclusion made about a text using schema and cont…
prior knowledge or experience on a certain topic
tells something and ends with a period
asks a question and ends with a question mark
inference
an idea or conclusion made about a text using schema and cont…
schema
prior knowledge or experience on a certain topic
42 terms
Language Arts
ann,enn
aqu
aud
bene
year,yearly
water
sound
good, well
ann,enn
year,yearly
aqu
water
6 terms
Lang arts Set 1
genre
fiction
nonfiction
historical fiction
A genre is a specific type of music, film, or writing. Your f…
A fiction is a deliberately fabricated account of something.…
When you read nonfiction, you're reading about something that…
A story that is similar to something that really happened in…
genre
A genre is a specific type of music, film, or writing. Your f…
fiction
A fiction is a deliberately fabricated account of something.…
9 terms
Lang arts
Denist
Al dente
Denturwa
Indent
Doctor who cares for teeth
Tender; cooked to be easily bitten
False teeth
Move over to the margin
Denist
Doctor who cares for teeth
Al dente
Tender; cooked to be easily bitten
24 terms
Lang arts
bene
ord/ordin
fin
dem
good
rank/order
end
people
bene
good
ord/ordin
rank/order
10 terms
Lang arts
Departure
Aviation
Miraculous
Demonstration
The act of going away or leaving
The art or science of flying airplane
Like a miracle wonderful almost beyond understanding
The act of proving of showing something through an example an…
Departure
The act of going away or leaving
Aviation
The art or science of flying airplane
18 terms
Lang Arts
setting
characters
conflict
exposition
where a story takes place
people in the story
problem in the story
beginning of the story (setting, characters, conflict)
setting
where a story takes place
characters
people in the story
36 terms
Language Arts
autobiography
biography
character
character traits
The story of a person's life narrated by the same person
a form of non-fiction in which a reader tells the life story…
refers to what someone is like - what their qualities are
the quality of a character, what a character is like
autobiography
The story of a person's life narrated by the same person
biography
a form of non-fiction in which a reader tells the life story…
19 terms
Lang arts
Archetype
Classical mythology
Culturally specific
Dialect
Element that recurs requarly in literature and has similar me…
The mytholugy of ancitent grecce and mythology of ancient gre…
Comctimes the theme of a folk story culturally specific
Form of longuge spoken by people of a particular region or gr…
Archetype
Element that recurs requarly in literature and has similar me…
Classical mythology
The mytholugy of ancitent grecce and mythology of ancient gre…
9 terms
lang arts
Noun
Verb
Adjective
interjection
A person, place, or thing... Ex Lizbeth,dog,New York
An action word... Ex Run,jump,walk
A word that modifies a noun or pronoun... Ex-blue,small,tiny
A word that expresses emotion... EX WOW!,HEY!,OH!
Noun
A person, place, or thing... Ex Lizbeth,dog,New York
Verb
An action word... Ex Run,jump,walk
37 terms
Lang Arts
accomodations
adjoining
consolation
copious
rooms and food while on a trip
next to or in contact with
a comfort
large in number or quantity
accomodations
rooms and food while on a trip
adjoining
next to or in contact with
20 terms
Lang Arts
Ardor
Conviction
Diffident
Ecstasy
Heated emotion and passion
The state or appearance of being convinced about an idea; A s…
Lacking confidence in oneself; timid; shy
Overpowering emotions, especially joy, that carries a person…
Ardor
Heated emotion and passion
Conviction
The state or appearance of being convinced about an idea; A s…
10 terms
lang arts
aggressive
gradual
graduate
progress
to be hostile
a slow change
to move up in school
to move a step closer to a goal
aggressive
to be hostile
gradual
a slow change
15 terms
lang arts
Dialogue
Sensory Details
Motivations
Obstacles
comprehensive between character
When a wihter uses one or many to draw in the reader
A goal or want of a character
something or someone getting it the why of the character
Dialogue
comprehensive between character
Sensory Details
When a wihter uses one or many to draw in the reader
10 terms
lang arts
seclude verb
parasite noun
parallel adj
secession noun
apart, shut, to shut out or apart from a group
apart, feed, the act of feedin under ones noticability
aside one another, equal to or aside one another
apart, go, the act of going apart on your own
seclude verb
apart, shut, to shut out or apart from a group
parasite noun
apart, feed, the act of feedin under ones noticability
10 terms
lang. arts
Cascade
Descent
dialect
Gnarly
A waterfall descending over a steep, rocky surface
A downward inclination or slope
A special variety of language
Gross
Cascade
A waterfall descending over a steep, rocky surface
Descent
A downward inclination or slope
20 terms
lang arts
rhyme
rhyme sceme
syllables
rhythm
when two or more words sound the same
the pattern of end rhyme in a poem
the audible breaks in words (the number of times you clap)
...
rhyme
when two or more words sound the same
rhyme sceme
the pattern of end rhyme in a poem
9 terms
Lang Arts
Carillon
Canal
Yellow Stars
Plus fours
Set of bells, each of which produces a single tone
Artificial waterway. Amsterdam, which was built on soggy grou…
The Nazis ordered all Jews to sew a large Star of David on th…
Baggy trousers that end in cuffs just below the knees
Carillon
Set of bells, each of which produces a single tone
Canal
Artificial waterway. Amsterdam, which was built on soggy grou…
22 terms
lang arts
Fiction
Theme
Plot
character
made up not real
the lesson you should take away from the story
events that make up a story
person, animal, object that has a role in the story
Fiction
made up not real
Theme
the lesson you should take away from the story
31 terms
Lang Arts
Mimicking
Bleak
Brawn
Faltered
To copy behavior or speech of other people
not friendly, not warm, cheerful
muscular strength
To feel doubt, to stop being strong or successful
Mimicking
To copy behavior or speech of other people
Bleak
not friendly, not warm, cheerful
10 terms
Lang Arts Lesson 5 - "Stormalong"
seafaring
tidal
foaming
outcast
1. travel by sea.... 2. the work or occupation of a sailor.
having to do with the ocean tides.
1. a whitish mass of small bubbles that forms on the surface…
one who is rejected or ignored by others.
seafaring
1. travel by sea.... 2. the work or occupation of a sailor.
tidal
having to do with the ocean tides.
Lang. Arts
Hyperbole
Idiom
Metaphor
Emphasize
exaggerated statements that are not meant to be taken serious…
Phrase or fixed expression that has a figurative, or sometime…
A figure of speech that identifies something as being the sam…
give special importance to something in speaking or writing.
Hyperbole
exaggerated statements that are not meant to be taken serious…
Idiom
Phrase or fixed expression that has a figurative, or sometime…
42 terms
Language Arts Terms
Author's Purpose
Persuade
Inform
Entertain
The author's intent either to inform/teach, to entertain, or…
To convince someone to agree with an opinion, an idea, or a r…
To give knowledge and facts about a subject with the intentio…
To hold the reader's interest; to amuse; to make the reader w…
Author's Purpose
The author's intent either to inform/teach, to entertain, or…
Persuade
To convince someone to agree with an opinion, an idea, or a r…
10 terms
Language arts
Exempt
Unnerving
Excruciating
Successor
Free from an obligation or liability to which others are subj…
Depriving of courage, strenghth, determination, or confidence…
Extremely painful; causing intense suffering; unbearable dist…
A person who follows or replaces another by descent, election…
Exempt
Free from an obligation or liability to which others are subj…
Unnerving
Depriving of courage, strenghth, determination, or confidence…
42 terms
Language Arts
ann,enn
aqu
aud
bene
year,yearly
water
sound
good, well
ann,enn
year,yearly
aqu
water
Lang. Arts
to caution or advise against something…
an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a vilo…
a bandit, robber, outlaw, highwayman E…
careful, cautious EX: It is importantf…
admonish
breach
brignd
circumspect
to caution or advise against something…
admonish
an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a vilo…
breach
10 terms
lang arts
recumbent
heron
dabbled
morosely
lying down
large white fish eating bird
to put ones hands in water and move them around
gloomily, expressed in a bad mood
recumbent
lying down
heron
large white fish eating bird
51 terms
Language Arts
ann,enn
aqu
aud
bene
year,yearly
water
sound
good, well
ann,enn
year,yearly
aqu
water
10 terms
Lang arts
Assiduously
Compulsory
Eminent
Elusive
Persistance
Required
Superior as in rank
Difficult to find
Assiduously
Persistance
Compulsory
Required
11 terms
Language Arts
brusque
cordial
dignity
hospitable
Rough and short in manner of speech; abrupt; curt
warm and friendly
A: a calm manner indicating self-respect and worthless... B: a…
open and welcoming
brusque
Rough and short in manner of speech; abrupt; curt
cordial
warm and friendly
11 terms
Lang arts
Gait
Immensely
Valiant
Consolation
Persons manner of walking
To great extent
Showing courage or determination
Comfort received by a person
Gait
Persons manner of walking
Immensely
To great extent
12 terms
lang arts
crossover
calamity
patella tendinitis
pulchritudinous
A simple basketball move where the ball goes to the hand.
A disaster.
An injury in your leg.
Beautiful.
crossover
A simple basketball move where the ball goes to the hand.
calamity
A disaster.
18 terms
Language Arts
Language Arts
Basic Math and Advanced Math
Spanish and English
Social Studies
Language Arts
Basic Math and Advanced Math
40 terms
Lang arts
Adversary
Aptitude
Brackish
Consipcuous
An opponet or enemy
The ability to learn or understand something quickly
Unpleasant or distasteful
Easily seen; obvious
Adversary
An opponet or enemy
Aptitude
The ability to learn or understand something quickly
13 terms
Lang. Arts
Microbe
microscope
microchip
microbiologist
a microorganism especially a bacterium causeing diesese or fe…
an optical instrument used for viewing very small objects, su…
a small peice inside a computer that holds information
a scientists who dislikes human-kind and avoids human society
Microbe
a microorganism especially a bacterium causeing diesese or fe…
microscope
an optical instrument used for viewing very small objects, su…
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