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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…
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
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
10 terms
Language Arts Fig/Lang
If the truth comes from the mouth of a…
The future lies before them like an op…
On the corner. On the block. Hang out…
You are hip if you are not an A student.
Idiom
Simile
Symbolism
Dialect
If the truth comes from the mouth of a…
Idiom
The future lies before them like an op…
Simile
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…
6 terms
Lang Arts (Pronoun and Figurative Language)
pronoun
antecedent
What Are Demonstrative Pronouns?
Name the subject pronouns
is the same as nouns.
is the noun, noun phrase, or pronoun that the pronoun replaces
are this, that, these, and those
I, it, you, she, he, they, we
pronoun
is the same as nouns.
antecedent
is the noun, noun phrase, or pronoun that the pronoun replaces
Language Arts Fig. Lang. Menu
Hyperbole
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Using exaggeration for emphasis or effect.
Comparing two unlike things by using the words 'like' or 'as'
Comparing two unlike things by saying that one is the other
Giving human qualities to inanimate objects.
Hyperbole
Using exaggeration for emphasis or effect.
Simile
Comparing two unlike things by using the words 'like' or 'as'
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
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…
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…
Lang arts
Di
Tourn
Quat
Syn
To the opposite, two
Daily
Four
Together, same, similar
Di
To the opposite, two
Tourn
Daily
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…
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
Language Arts
Ab
Moll
Peri
Vest
Off, away from, apart
Soft
Around
Clothe, garment, dress
Ab
Off, away from, apart
Moll
Soft
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
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…
42 terms
Language Arts
ann,enn
aqu
aud
bene
year,yearly
water
sound
good, well
ann,enn
year,yearly
aqu
water
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
166 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
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
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
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…
10 terms
Lang arts
Assiduously
Compulsory
Eminent
Elusive
Persistance
Required
Superior as in rank
Difficult to find
Assiduously
Persistance
Compulsory
Required
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.…
13 terms
lang arts
listless
petulant
deplorable
pinafore
(adj) lacking interest or energy
(adj.) Easily irritated or annoyed
adj. Contemptible.
(n) a sleeveless dress resembling an apron
listless
(adj) lacking interest or energy
petulant
(adj.) Easily irritated or annoyed
Lang Arts
verb
adverb
adjective
noun
action word running
verb ending in ly beutifully
describing word colorful
person,place,thing pillow
verb
action word running
adverb
verb ending in ly beutifully
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
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
5 terms
Lang Arts
Bandwagon
Avant-Garde
Testimonials
Facts and Figures
Advertisers try to persuade their viewers to buy their produc…
This technique is the opposite of bandwagon. They make you fe…
Advertisers show you other people speaking about how great th…
Advertisers use percentages, statistics and numbers to make t…
Bandwagon
Advertisers try to persuade their viewers to buy their produc…
Avant-Garde
This technique is the opposite of bandwagon. They make you fe…
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
Lang arts
Alliteration
Antagonist/protagonist
Foreshadowing
Flashback
Is the repetition of the same comsonamt sound in words occuri…
Antagonist is a fierce working against a main character, prot…
Occurs when an author hints certain plot developments that wi…
In an interruption of chronogical sequence
Alliteration
Is the repetition of the same comsonamt sound in words occuri…
Antagonist/protagonist
Antagonist is a fierce working against a main character, prot…
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.
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
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…
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…
Lang arts
bene
ord/ordin
fin
dem
good
rank/order
end
people
bene
good
ord/ordin
rank/order
Lang arts
Adhere
Gawk
Convey
Indicate
To believe in; to hold firmly in a belief; to hold fast; to s…
To stare, often I an awkward way
To make known; to communicate
To show or tell without speaking; to signal
Adhere
To believe in; to hold firmly in a belief; to hold fast; to s…
Gawk
To stare, often I an awkward way
Lang arts
Folk Tail
Falling Action
Resolution
Narrative
A story that has been passed on for generations.
The stage of the plot in which the story begins to draw to a…
When the conflict is resolved.
Writing that tells a story.
Folk Tail
A story that has been passed on for generations.
Falling Action
The stage of the plot in which the story begins to draw to a…
Lang arts
Adjacent
Alight
Barren
Disrupt
(Adj)near next to adjoining
(V) to get down from step down from to come down from the air…
(Adj) not productive bare
To break up disturb
Adjacent
(Adj)near next to adjoining
Alight
(V) to get down from step down from to come down from the air…
Lang arts
Hippopotomonstrosesquipedalio phobia
Obsreperous
Conspicuous
Mendacious
A fear of long words
Noisy; boisterous; unruly; resisting control
Easily noticeable; prominent
Not truthful; false
Hippopotomonstrosesquipedalio phobia
A fear of long words
Obsreperous
Noisy; boisterous; unruly; resisting control
lang arts
bene
ify fy
or orden
mal male
good
to make
one who that whitch
bad evil
bene
good
ify fy
to make
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…
22 terms
Lang arts
Articulate
Asinine
Assuage
Benevolence
expressed, formulated, or presented with clarity and effectiv…
foolish, unintelligent, or silly; stupid:
to make milder or less severe; relieve; ease
desire to do good to others; goodwill; charitableness
Articulate
expressed, formulated, or presented with clarity and effectiv…
Asinine
foolish, unintelligent, or silly; stupid:
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…
10 terms
Lang. Arts
Apposition
Compose
Depose
Deposit
A word or phrase placed next to another word in order to defi…
To put ideas into writing; to right a musical piece
To remove from office or power; to take out of place;to put d…
To put money into an account
Apposition
A word or phrase placed next to another word in order to defi…
Compose
To put ideas into writing; to right a musical piece
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
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
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