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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.…
14 terms
AP English Language and Comp Tone Words Set 1
eulogistic
grave
pensive
venerative
adj. involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually fo…
adj. serious or solemn; somber
adj. dreamily or wistfully thoughtful
adj. regarding with reverence, awe, respect
eulogistic
adj. involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually fo…
grave
adj. serious or solemn; somber
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…
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
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…
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
Computer Programming Basic Definitions Set 1
Input devices
Displays
Output devices
Processing
A device that sends a signal to the computer. The signal can…
Devices that display information to the user fall into this c…
A piece of hardware that takes data from the computer and use…
The act of taking information from a variety of sources and m…
Input devices
A device that sends a signal to the computer. The signal can…
Displays
Devices that display information to the user fall into this c…
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…
10 terms
Computer Terms Set 1
Computer
Monitor
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
TV like screen used to show pictures and words
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…
AP Language Per 7 Set 1
obviate
caustic
aggrandize
facetious
to remove a need or difficulty
sarcastic in a scathing and bitter way.
increase the power, status, or wealth of.... enhance the reputat…
To treat a serious issue with inappropriately light or flippa…
obviate
to remove a need or difficulty
caustic
sarcastic in a scathing and bitter way.
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
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…
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…
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…
10 terms
AP English Language Vocabulary Set 1
Allusion
Analogy
Antecedent
Antithesis
Reference to well-known person, place, event, literary work o…
Drawing a comparison in order to show a similarity in some re…
Word, phrase or clause to which a pronoun refers
Juxtaposition of contrasting words or ideas to give a feeling…
Allusion
Reference to well-known person, place, event, literary work o…
Analogy
Drawing a comparison in order to show a similarity in some re…
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…
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
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 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
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)
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…
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…
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…
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.
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.
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.
33 terms
Lang and Comp Set 1
apprehensive
arrogant
authoritative
belligerent
fearful of what's to come
exaggerating one's own worth or importance in an overbearing…
official, in charge
showing a readiness to fight
apprehensive
fearful of what's to come
arrogant
exaggerating one's own worth or importance in an overbearing…
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 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…
AP Language Per 4 Vocab Set 1
Acrimonious
Gratuitous
2
Loquacious
(typically of speech and debate) angry and bitter.
given, done, bestowed, or obtained without charge or payment;…
2
tending to talk a great deal; talkative
Acrimonious
(typically of speech and debate) angry and bitter.
Gratuitous
given, done, bestowed, or obtained without charge or payment;…
14 terms
Figurative Language Set 1
Idiom
Simile
Hyperbole
Alliteration
a common, often used expression that doesn't make sense if yo…
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
a figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
repetition of initial consonant sounds
Idiom
a common, often used expression that doesn't make sense if yo…
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
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
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…
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…
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…
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."
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
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
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
Figurative language Set 1
simile
Metaphor
Parody
Idiom
A simile is when you compare two unlike things by using like…
A metaphor is when you compare two unlike things by saying th…
A parody is an imitation of the style of a particular writer,…
An idiom is an expression that means something different than…
simile
A simile is when you compare two unlike things by using like…
Metaphor
A metaphor is when you compare two unlike things by saying th…
Figurative Language: Set 1
metaphor
simile
personification
Hyperbole
A comparison made between things which are essentially not al…
It often uses the words like or as. One example would be to s…
When something that is not human is given human-like qualitie…
Exaggerating, often in a humorous way, to make a particular p…
metaphor
A comparison made between things which are essentially not al…
simile
It often uses the words like or as. One example would be to s…
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
8 terms
Computer Science Vocabulary (Set 1)
Automate
Computer Science
Computer Scientist
Data
To make something happen automatically (without help from peo…
The science of combining human ideas and digital tools to inc…
A person who is skilled at finding digital solutions for prob…
Information, including facts, names, and numbers
Automate
To make something happen automatically (without help from peo…
Computer Science
The science of combining human ideas and digital tools to inc…
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
8 terms
Intro to Computers Set 1
System unit
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Storage Device
Primary Storage
The Part of a computer that houses the primary devices that p…
Heart and brains of the computer.
Devices that allow data and graphics to be saved. There are t…
This is designed to hold data temporarily and are internal to…
System unit
The Part of a computer that houses the primary devices that p…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Heart and brains of the computer.
Ap Lang Set 1
Allegory
Annotation
Alliteration
Allusion
a representation of an abstract or spiritual meaning through…
The taking of notes directly on a text.
Repetition of the same sound beginning several words or sylla…
Brief reference to a person, event, or place (real or fictiti…
Allegory
a representation of an abstract or spiritual meaning through…
Annotation
The taking of notes directly on a text.
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