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Set 1: Language Terms, A-Level Lang
Abbreviations
Accent
Adjacency Pairs
Back-channel features
e.g. 'cause' instead of 'because'
the ways in which words are pronounced, accent can vary accor…
parallel expressions used across the boundaries of individual…
words, phrases, and non-verbal utterances [e.g. 'I see', 'oh'…
Abbreviations
e.g. 'cause' instead of 'because'
Accent
the ways in which words are pronounced, accent can vary accor…
13 terms
Figurative Language Set 1
metaphor
simile
onomatopoeia
personification
A figure of speech suggesting that two different things are t…
Comparing things using "like" or "as".
A word that sounds like the noise or action it is describing.
Figurative language that makes a non-human things seem human.
metaphor
A figure of speech suggesting that two different things are t…
simile
Comparing things using "like" or "as".
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.…
23 terms
Body language (set 1)
bite your nails
blow your nose
brush your teeth
clap your hands
bite your nails
blow your nose
33 terms
AP Language Set 1
Anaphora
Metonymy
Antithesis
Rhetoric
A rhetorical figure of repetition in which the same word or p…
A figure of speech in which something is referred to by using…
Direct opposite
From the Greek for "orator," this term describes the principl…
Anaphora
A rhetorical figure of repetition in which the same word or p…
Metonymy
A figure of speech in which something is referred to by using…
30 terms
Figurative Language Set 1
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 huma…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
imitates a sound. Example: The cash register went "ca-ching!"
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 huma…
33 terms
AP Language Set 1
Anaphora
Metonymy
Antithesis
Rhetoric
A rhetorical figure of repetition in which the same word or p…
A figure of speech in which something is referred to by using…
Direct opposite
From the Greek for "orator," this term describes the principl…
Anaphora
A rhetorical figure of repetition in which the same word or p…
Metonymy
A figure of speech in which something is referred to by using…
20 terms
AP Language Set 1
acuity
adept
admonish
ambiguous
sharpness, intelligence (sharpness of mind)
having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude
warn or scold, to caution
unclear meaning, having two possible interpretations
acuity
sharpness, intelligence (sharpness of mind)
adept
having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude
10 terms
Computer Terms Set 1
Computer
Monitor / Screen
Keyboard
Mouse
An electronic tool used to show pictures and words
TV like screen used to show pictures and words
Contains the letters of the alphabet, numbers 0-9, and other…
A small device, which you move across the top of a desk to mo…
Computer
An electronic tool used to show pictures and words
Monitor / Screen
TV like screen used to show pictures and words
20 terms
AP Lang set 1
accusatory
belligerent
bitter
caustic
containing or expressing that a person has done something wrong
characteristic of an enemy or one eager to fight
expressive of severe grief or regret;marked by strong resentm…
harsh or corrosive in tone
accusatory
containing or expressing that a person has done something wrong
belligerent
characteristic of an enemy or one eager to fight
12 terms
Figurative Lang. Set 1
Simile
Hyperbole
Personification
Idiom
"He was as happy as a clam at high water."
"You could've knocked me over with a feather."
"Rush, rush, rush" whispered the wind.
"Catch fish in the air"
Simile
"He was as happy as a clam at high water."
Hyperbole
"You could've knocked me over with a feather."
10 terms
Computer Systems Vocabulary Set 1
computer system
hardware
software
configuration
a computer, its peripheral devices, and software
the physical components of a computer
the intangible components of a computer system, particularly…
the design and construction of a computer
computer system
a computer, its peripheral devices, and software
hardware
the physical components of a computer
31 terms
Figurative Language set 1
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 huma…
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 huma…
15 terms
AP Lang and Comp Vocab Set 1
Synesthesia
Anaphora
Alliteration
Syntax
when one kind of sensory stimulus evokes the subjective exper…
A rhetorical figure of repetition in which the same word or p…
Repetition of consonant sounds
Arrangement of words in phrases and sentences
Synesthesia
when one kind of sensory stimulus evokes the subjective exper…
Anaphora
A rhetorical figure of repetition in which the same word or p…
27 terms
Computing Fundamentals Set 1
server
Volatile memory
External speaker connections
Touchscreens
A computer or program that is responsible for accepting reque…
Can only store information when a computer is on, while... memor…
Use USB or 1/8th inch audio jacks.
are less accurate and require less hardware than a non-touchs…
server
A computer or program that is responsible for accepting reque…
Volatile memory
Can only store information when a computer is on, while... memor…
25 terms
AP Lang Vocab Set 1
Ad Hominem
Alliteration
Argument
Assertion
Refers to an argument that attacks the opposing speaker or an…
The repetition of consonant sounds, usually at the beginning…
A piece of reasoning with one or more premises and a conclusi…
An emphatic statement; declaration. An assertion supported by…
Ad Hominem
Refers to an argument that attacks the opposing speaker or an…
Alliteration
The repetition of consonant sounds, usually at the beginning…
11 terms
Hesse Lang set 1
Genre
Historical Fiction
Mystery
Fantasy
a kind of literary or artistic work
a fictional story with real and imaginary characters that tak…
a suspenseful story about a puzzling event that is not solved…
a story involving elements that are impossible such as talkin…
Genre
a kind of literary or artistic work
Historical Fiction
a fictional story with real and imaginary characters that tak…
32 terms
Figurative Language Set 1
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 huma…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
imitates a sound. Example: The cash register went "ca-ching!"
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 huma…
12 terms
Computer Science Set 1
Declaration
Integer
Local Variable
Global Variable
Announcement of variable or object .
Data type used for any positive or negative number without a…
A variable that can only be used in a particular method
A variable that can be called on throughout a computer program
Declaration
Announcement of variable or object .
Integer
Data type used for any positive or negative number without a…
10 terms
AP Language Vocab. Set 1
cogent (adj.)
exculpate (verb)
torpor (noun)
dogmatic (adj.)
convincing; relevant; clear *TONE WORD*
to clear from guilt or blame; vindicate
sluggish inactivity
relating to any strong set of principles concerning faith, mo…
cogent (adj.)
convincing; relevant; clear *TONE WORD*
exculpate (verb)
to clear from guilt or blame; vindicate
10 terms
Social Language Set 1: Science
Recognize
Concept
Basic
Associated with
to know and remember someone or something because of what you…
An idea of what something is and how it works (noun)
Simple; Not including anything extra (adjective)
connected to (adjective)
Recognize
to know and remember someone or something because of what you…
Concept
An idea of what something is and how it works (noun)
20 terms
AP Lang Vocabulary Set 1 & 2
Diverse
Garrulous
Orient
Paragon
Distinctly dissimilar or unlike
Excessively talkative in a roundabout, rambling manner, usual…
To determine one's position with reference to another point;…
an example serving as a model; a pattern
Diverse
Distinctly dissimilar or unlike
Garrulous
Excessively talkative in a roundabout, rambling manner, usual…
12 terms
Figurative Language & Literary Terms Set 1
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
Comparing two unlike things by using "like" or "as"
An object or animal is given human feelings, thoughts, or att…
Comparing two unlike things directly, without "like" or "as".
A word which imitates a sound
Simile
Comparing two unlike things by using "like" or "as"
Personification
An object or animal is given human feelings, thoughts, or att…
25 terms
AP Language Per 4 Vocab Set 1
Engender
Abasement
Acuity
Bombast
cause or give rise to (a feeling, situation, or condition).
to lower or reduce, as in rank or estimation. Humiliation or…
sharpness or keenness of thought, vision, or hearing
high-sounding language with little meaning, used to impress p…
Engender
cause or give rise to (a feeling, situation, or condition).
Abasement
to lower or reduce, as in rank or estimation. Humiliation or…
19 terms
AP Language Per 7 Set 1
Bourgeois
Repudiate
Acuity
Hedonistic
of or characteristic of the middle class, typically with refe…
Refuse to accept or be associated with
sharpness or keenness of thought, vision, or hearing.
engaged in the pursuit of pleasure; sensually self-indulgent
Bourgeois
of or characteristic of the middle class, typically with refe…
Repudiate
Refuse to accept or be associated with
28 terms
FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE SET 1 (28 TERMS)
A story with two meanings, a literal m…
Repetition of consonant sounds.
A reference in a literary work to some…
In rhetoric, it is the repetition of a…
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
A story with two meanings, a literal m…
Allegory
Repetition of consonant sounds.
Alliteration
20 terms
AP Lang. Comp. Vocab Pictures Set 1-20
enigmatic
hegira/ hejira
ersatz
erudite
enigmatic
hegira/ hejira
36 terms
Figurative Language - Set 1
Simile
Metaphor
Idiom
Onomatopoeia
Comparison of two things using "like" or "as."
Two things are compared without using "like" or "as."
A saying that doesn't "mean" what it says.
A word that "makes" a sound.
Simile
Comparison of two things using "like" or "as."
Metaphor
Two things are compared without using "like" or "as."
10 terms
Computer Terms: Set 1
Computer
Mouse
Keyboard
Monitor
A device usually electronic, which processes data according t…
A computing hand held device used to control the cursor movem…
A complete set of keys usually hand-operated, as on a piano,…
The unit in a desk computer that contains the screen
Computer
A device usually electronic, which processes data according t…
Mouse
A computing hand held device used to control the cursor movem…
17 terms
figurative language terms set 1 with pictures
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
(símil) comparing two unlike things using words such as "like…
..., 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
(símil) comparing two unlike things using words such as "like…
Personification
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
6 terms
Figurative Language Set 1
Figure of Speech
Hyperbole
Metaphor
Personification
A word or phrase used to describe somehting in an imaginative…
A deliverate exaggeration used as a figure of speech.
A comparison of two different things to show a likeness betwe…
Attributing to things that are not human the personalities an…
Figure of Speech
A word or phrase used to describe somehting in an imaginative…
Hyperbole
A deliverate exaggeration used as a figure of speech.
12 terms
Computer Vocab Set 1
icon
undo
flash drive
USB port
a small picture you double-click to open a program
the "magic button" that corrects large mistakes
a portable storage device for files and data
place in which to plug-in or connect keyboards, mice, flash d…
icon
a small picture you double-click to open a program
undo
the "magic button" that corrects large mistakes
21 terms
AP Language Set 1
Altruistic
Ambivalent
Aversion
Disdain
(adj.) unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
(adj) Uncertain; unable to decide, or wanting to do two contr…
(n.) a particular dislike for something
(n.) a feeling of strong dislike or disapproval of someone or…
Altruistic
(adj.) unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
Ambivalent
(adj) Uncertain; unable to decide, or wanting to do two contr…
Language Set 1.1
ante
chloro
com
cycl
before or against
green
full
circle, circular
ante
before or against
chloro
green
20 terms
AP Lang and Comp Barron's Terms Set 1
abstract
ad hominem
adage
allegory
(n.) An abbreviated synopsis of a longer work of scholarship…
Directed to or appealing to feelings or prejudices instead of…
A saying or proverb containing a truth based on experience an…
A story in which a second meaning is to be read beneath the s…
abstract
(n.) An abbreviated synopsis of a longer work of scholarship…
ad hominem
Directed to or appealing to feelings or prejudices instead of…
10 terms
AP Lang & Comp Vocab Set 1
Articulate
Circuitous
Conversational
Crisp
(of a person or a person's words) having or showing the abili…
(of a route or journey) longer than the most direct way.
appropriate to an informal conversation.
(of a way of speaking or writing) briskly decisive and matter…
Articulate
(of a person or a person's words) having or showing the abili…
Circuitous
(of a route or journey) longer than the most direct way.
AP lang & Comp Vocab Set 1
Articulate
Circurtous
Conversational
Crisp
Having the ability to speak fluently.
(of a route or journey) longer than the most direct way.
appropriate to an informal conversation.
of a substance) firm, dry, and brittle, especially in a way c…
Articulate
Having the ability to speak fluently.
Circurtous
(of a route or journey) longer than the most direct way.
10 terms
AP Language Set 1 8/24/2015
aborrent (adj)
auspicious (adj)
ignominy
indubitably (adv
disgusting; causing loathing; loathsome and detestable
Attended by favorable circumstances
Great personal dishonor or humiliation; shame; disgrace
in a manner or to a degree that could not be doubted; unquest…
aborrent (adj)
disgusting; causing loathing; loathsome and detestable
auspicious (adj)
Attended by favorable circumstances
25 terms
Figurative language set 1
Alliteration
Allusion
Characterization
Dialect
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
the process by which the writer reveals the personality of a…
a particular form of a language that is peculiar to a specifi…
Alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Allusion
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
9 terms
FS Language Techniques - Definitions Set 1
Repetition
Alliteration
Rhetorical questions
Rule of three
Using the same word or phrase a number of times to reinforce…
Using words with the same starting sound.
Questions which do not need to be answered.
Using three examples or three words to describe or explain so…
Repetition
Using the same word or phrase a number of times to reinforce…
Alliteration
Using words with the same starting sound.
10 terms
Simon Lang Vocab Set 1
portray
interpret
oppose
annotate
describe
explain the meaning is
to atempt to prevent
notes
portray
describe
interpret
explain the meaning is
28 terms
FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE SET 1 (28 TERMS)
A story with two meanings, a literal m…
Repetition of consonant sounds.
A reference in a literary work to some…
In rhetoric, it is the repetition of a…
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
A story with two meanings, a literal m…
Allegory
Repetition of consonant sounds.
Alliteration
12 terms
Academic Language Set 1
Apply
Classify
Collaborate
Conclude
To put to use
To assign something into a category
To work together with another person
Demonstrate
Apply
To put to use
Classify
To assign something into a category
15 terms
FA AP Lang Set 1
Alliteration
Anadiplosis
Anaphora
Anastrophe
The occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Repetition of the final words of a sentence or line at the be…
The repetition of a word or phrase as the beginning of succes…
the reversal of the normal order of words
Alliteration
The occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Anadiplosis
Repetition of the final words of a sentence or line at the be…
18 terms
Language Arts set 1
writing process
argumentative writing
persuasive writing
argument
steps you take in writing... rough draft, revise and edit, final…
write makes a claim about a topic and supports with REASONS a…
makes a claim supporting details are base on FEELINGS and EMO…
making a claim and supporting with evidence
writing process
steps you take in writing... rough draft, revise and edit, final…
argumentative writing
write makes a claim about a topic and supports with REASONS a…
20 terms
Language live set#1
Inhibition
Distinct
Controversial
Prone
restraint
clearly different; clearly noticed
arousing argument, dispute, or disagreement
Lying face down
Inhibition
restraint
Distinct
clearly different; clearly noticed
20 terms
Language live set#1
Inhibition
Distinct
Controversial
Prone
restraint
clearly different; clearly noticed
arousing argument, dispute, or disagreement
Lying face down
Inhibition
restraint
Distinct
clearly different; clearly noticed
35 terms
AP Language Set 1
Anaphora
Metonymy
Antithesis
Rhetoric
A rhetorical figure of repetition in which the same word or p…
reference to something or someone by naming one of it's attri…
juxtaposition of contrasting or ideas(often, always, not alwa…
The study of effective ... speaking and writing; the ... art of per…
Anaphora
A rhetorical figure of repetition in which the same word or p…
Metonymy
reference to something or someone by naming one of it's attri…
22 terms
AP Lang & Comp Set 1
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
A symbolic story, represents abstraction in addition to liter…
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
THE MULTIPLE MEANINGS, either intentiomal or unintentional, o…
Allegory
A symbolic story, represents abstraction in addition to liter…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
20 terms
AP Language Set 1
assertion
clarity
cogent
coherent
a declaration or statement
clearness in thought or expression
convincing; reasonable
logically connected
assertion
a declaration or statement
clarity
clearness in thought or expression
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