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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
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Language Arts Vocabulary #3
opinion
fact
contraction
setting
what someone thinks about a particular thing
a true piece of information
the short form of two words, where the missing letters are re…
the time and place a story takes place
opinion
what someone thinks about a particular thing
fact
a true piece of information
20 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary Unit 1
adjacent
alight
barren
disrupt
(adj.) near, next to
(verb) to get come down from air or land... (adj.) lighted up
(adj.) not productive, sterile
(verb) to disturb
adjacent
(adj.) near, next to
alight
(verb) to get come down from air or land... (adj.) lighted up
20 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary- Unit 2
available
cater
customary
dissuade
ready for use
to make something easy; to satisfy the needs of others.
Something usual that you do every day,
To talk somebody out of something. Persuade them not to do so…
available
ready for use
cater
to make something easy; to satisfy the needs of others.
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Language Arts Vocabulary
Astonished
Realistic
Resent
Inquisitive
greatly surprised or impressed; amazed
having or showing a sensible idea of what can be achieved or…
feel bitterness or annoyance (at a circumstance, action or pe…
curious or inquiring
Astonished
greatly surprised or impressed; amazed
Realistic
having or showing a sensible idea of what can be achieved or…
33 terms
Vocabulary Language Arts
anthropology
philanthropy
anthropophobia
anthropomorphic
The study of humans
charity; a desire or effort to promote goodness
Fear of people or society
attributing human characteristics or qualities to objects, an…
anthropology
The study of humans
philanthropy
charity; a desire or effort to promote goodness
37 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
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…
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Language Arts 10 Vocabulary
admonish
breach
brigand
circumspect
(v.) to caution against something
(n.) a violation
(n) a bandit or robber
(adj.) careful, cautious
admonish
(v.) to caution against something
breach
(n.) a violation
28 terms
Language Arts 2014: Vocabulary
engineer
ject
all
ject
A person with this title is trained to design and build machi…
A Latin root appears in the words reject, project, and eject.…
A Latin root with this meaning appears in the words omnipoten…
Latin: to throw
engineer
A person with this title is trained to design and build machi…
ject
A Latin root appears in the words reject, project, and eject.…
10 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary #2
noun
verb
plural
singular
a person, place, or thing
an action or a linking word
more than one
one
noun
a person, place, or thing
verb
an action or a linking word
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Language Arts - Unit 3 - Vocabulary
Intercept
Participant
Conceive
Deceptive
to catch or block.
one takes part part in.
to come up with, imagine
intending to mislead or trick.
Intercept
to catch or block.
Participant
one takes part part in.
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Language Arts Vocabulary #4
sequence
theme
dictionary
glossary
the order something happens
the main idea of the story, the lesson
a reference book that contains words listed in alphabetical o…
a list that gives definitions of the hard or unusual words fo…
sequence
the order something happens
theme
the main idea of the story, the lesson
22 terms
Language Arts Final Exam Vocabulary
epic
odyssey
valiant
contempt
long narrative
a journey
brave
disrespect
epic
long narrative
odyssey
a journey
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Language Arts- Exam Vocabulary
muddle
dilemma
debris
salvage
to make a mess of; muddle through; to get by; a hopeless mess
a difficult or perplexing situation or problem
scattered fragments, wreckage
to save from fire or shipwreck; property thus saved
muddle
to make a mess of; muddle through; to get by; a hopeless mess
dilemma
a difficult or perplexing situation or problem
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Language Arts Academic Vocabulary
story elements
events
problem
solution
the parts of all stories: characters, setting, events (plot),…
what happens in a story (plot); they can be categorized by be…
a character(s) has something bad happen and it needs to be fi…
when or how the problem is worked out (resolution)
story elements
the parts of all stories: characters, setting, events (plot),…
events
what happens in a story (plot); they can be categorized by be…
Language Arts Vocabulary
synonym
antonym
noun
verb
words that have similar meanings
words that have opposite meanings
a word that is a person, place, or thing
a word that shows action
synonym
words that have similar meanings
antonym
words that have opposite meanings
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Language Arts Vocabulary #1
genre
non-fiction
realistic fiction
setting
the type of story
tells facts about a topic
a made up story that could really happen
the time and place a story happens
genre
the type of story
non-fiction
tells facts about a topic
Chapter 7 Language Arts Vocabulary
adventurous
beacon
civilize
correspond
full of hazard or danger
light used as a signal
to advance from a primitive way of life
to exchange letters
adventurous
full of hazard or danger
beacon
light used as a signal
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Academic and Language Arts Vocabulary
Predict
Compare
Cause
Contrast
to say or estimate something that will happen in the future b…
to observe how two or more things are similar
to make something happen
to observe how two or more things are different
Predict
to say or estimate something that will happen in the future b…
Compare
to observe how two or more things are similar
75 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
society
disassociate
socialize
sociable
a structured community of people bound together by similar tr…
to end an association with another person or group
to take part in group activities, or behave in a friendly way…
likely to seek out the company of other people; friendly and…
society
a structured community of people bound together by similar tr…
disassociate
to end an association with another person or group
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Language Arts vocabulary
Extremity
Epic
Replenish
Negotiate
The farthest or outmost point or part;the greatest degree;gra…
A long poem about the adventures of a great hero
To refill or resupply;restore
To settle by discussing; to arrange an agreement
Extremity
The farthest or outmost point or part;the greatest degree;gra…
Epic
A long poem about the adventures of a great hero
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language arts vocabulary
alternate
analyze
audience
categorize
to go back and forth; change from one thing to another
Break down in order to bring out the essential elements or st…
One's listener or readership; those to whom a speech or piece…
classify, arrange in classes, group
alternate
to go back and forth; change from one thing to another
analyze
Break down in order to bring out the essential elements or st…
16 terms
Language Arts Assessment Vocabulary
Best
conclude
conclusion
convince
the highest quality, excellence, or standing
to determine by reasoning
the end or close
to persuade
Best
the highest quality, excellence, or standing
conclude
to determine by reasoning
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language arts vocabulary
Reign
enact
adjacent
solemn
to rule or control someone or something
1) to make a bill into a law... 2)to act out a rule on stage
near to, or net to, something or someone
not cheerful, very serious, sad
Reign
to rule or control someone or something
enact
1) to make a bill into a law... 2)to act out a rule on stage
Language Arts Vocabulary
Am
Capit
Amor
Amateur
Love
Head
Love
Doing something you love as a pastime
Am
Love
Capit
Head
9 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
Noun
Verb
Adjective
pronoun
Person place or thing
An action word
A word that describes a noun
A word that takes the place of a noun
Noun
Person place or thing
Verb
An action word
Language arts/ Vocabulary Review
vulnerable
tumultuously
emerge
melancholy
open to attack or damage
in a wild or disorderly way
to come into view
extremely sad
vulnerable
open to attack or damage
tumultuously
in a wild or disorderly way
Language Arts Vocabulary
abbreviation
antonyms
chronological order
context clues
...
...
...
...
abbreviation
...
antonyms
...
25 terms
language arts vocabulary
Imitate
Stupor
Survival
Remorse
copy, recreate, to do the same thing as
stunned, barely conscious; when someone is not able to think…
continuing to live or exist, especially in hard conditions
feeling sorry
Imitate
copy, recreate, to do the same thing as
Stupor
stunned, barely conscious; when someone is not able to think…
5 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary Unit 1: Week 1
apparel
besiege
compress
denounce
clothing or decoration
to attack by surrounding with military forces; to cause worry…
to press together;... to reduce in size or volume
condemn openly; to accuse formally
apparel
clothing or decoration
besiege
to attack by surrounding with military forces; to cause worry…
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Language Arts Vocabulary, Unit 2: Week 2
constrain
contemporary
depict
disinterested
(v.) to force, compel; to restrain, hold back
(adj) belonging to the same period of time as oneself; (n) a…
(v) to portray, to represent or show in the form of a picture…
(adj) fair-minded; free from selfish motives; without prejudi…
constrain
(v.) to force, compel; to restrain, hold back
contemporary
(adj) belonging to the same period of time as oneself; (n) a…
30 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
Alliteration
Antagonist
Direct Characterization
Indirect Characterization
when two or more words in a group of words begin with the sam…
The Opponent or enemy of the main character, or protagonist.…
Author tells the reader exactly how the character acts.... Ex:…
The author shows the reader character trait through his thoug…
Alliteration
when two or more words in a group of words begin with the sam…
Antagonist
The Opponent or enemy of the main character, or protagonist.…
5 terms
Language Arts Figurative Language Vocabulary
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Flashback
A comparison of two things using like or as
A comparison not using like or as
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
A scene that interrupts the normal chronological sequence of…
Simile
A comparison of two things using like or as
Metaphor
A comparison not using like or as
Language Arts Vocabulary
characters
plot
theme
setting
people or animals that take part in the action of a story
the sequence of events in a story that includes the character…
the message about life or people that the author wants the re…
the time and place where a story happens
characters
people or animals that take part in the action of a story
plot
the sequence of events in a story that includes the character…
5 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary Unit 2: Week 4
mimic
ruffle
serene
sheepish
(n.) a person who does imitations (v.) to imitate; to make fu…
(v.) to wrinkle, make uneven; to annoy, upset; to flip throug…
(adj.) peaceful, calm; free of emotional upset; clear and fre…
(adj.) embarrassed; resembling a sheep in meekness (gentle),…
mimic
(n.) a person who does imitations (v.) to imitate; to make fu…
ruffle
(v.) to wrinkle, make uneven; to annoy, upset; to flip throug…
20 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary Unit 4
alliance
bewilder
buffoon
controversial
join together
to puzzle or confuse
a stupid person or a class clown
cause argument
alliance
join together
bewilder
to puzzle or confuse
5 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary Unit 1: Week 2
douse
expressly
famished
forsake
to plunge into liquid, drench; to put out quickly or extinguish
plainly; in so many words; for a particular purpose
suffering severely from hunger or lack of something
to give up; renounce; to leave; abandon
douse
to plunge into liquid, drench; to put out quickly or extinguish
expressly
plainly; in so many words; for a particular purpose
74 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
account
adjective
affix
antonym
to consider something
words that describe
prefix, root/base, and suffix
words that are opposites
account
to consider something
adjective
words that describe
16 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
synonym
antonym
noun
verb
words that have similar meanings
words that have opposite meanings
a word that is a person, place, or thing
a word that shows action
synonym
words that have similar meanings
antonym
words that have opposite meanings
Language Arts Vocabulary
main idea
supporting evidence or details
facts
opinions
Central Idea
information or specifics
information that can be checked and proven
a persons thoughts or beliefs
main idea
Central Idea
supporting evidence or details
information or specifics
15 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
punctuation
capital
capital
period
symbols we use to show pauses, ending of sentences, and other…
every sentence begins with this kind of letter
every "I" that is referring to yourself needs this kind of le…
ends a statement sentence
punctuation
symbols we use to show pauses, ending of sentences, and other…
capital
every sentence begins with this kind of letter
8 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
journalism
vocabulary
literacy
proofread
newspaper writing
words and their meanings
ability to read and write well
checking your writing carefully
journalism
newspaper writing
vocabulary
words and their meanings
30 terms
6th Grade Language Arts Vocabulary
Analyze
Anecdote
Argument
Central Idea
To break down into separate parts, and explain those parts
A short and amusing, but serious, account of a particular inc…
A reason or set of reasons given to try and persuade others
The unifying element of a story; ties together all the other…
Analyze
To break down into separate parts, and explain those parts
Anecdote
A short and amusing, but serious, account of a particular inc…
32 terms
Tritt Language Arts Vocabulary, Final Review
stress
hormones
endorphins
lament
to experience worry:
Chemicals released in your body that trigger responses.
hormones
extreme sadness
stress
to experience worry:
hormones
Chemicals released in your body that trigger responses.
Language Arts Vocabulary
main idea
supporting evidence or details
facts
opinions
Central Idea
information or specifics
information that can be checked and proven
a persons thoughts or beliefs
main idea
Central Idea
supporting evidence or details
information or specifics
14 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary Quiz
Madras
Smart
Reckless
Shoplift
Strong cotton material, typically printed with plaid
Sharp stinging pain
Not thinking about consequences
Sneakily steal from a store
Madras
Strong cotton material, typically printed with plaid
Smart
Sharp stinging pain
35 terms
Language Arts Final Vocabulary
Replenished
Porous
Statistics
Compensate
to restore
full of very small holes
numbers that measure and compare things
to make up for
Replenished
to restore
Porous
full of very small holes
5 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary: Unit 4, Week 2
generate
idolize
ingratitude
keepsake
(v) to bring into existence; into be the cause of
(v) to worship as an idol; to make an idol of; to love very m…
(n) a lack of thankfulness
(n) something kept in memory of the giver; a souvenir
generate
(v) to bring into existence; into be the cause of
idolize
(v) to worship as an idol; to make an idol of; to love very m…
Language Arts Review Vocabulary
alliteration
allusion
analogy
assonance
same sound at the beginning of each word
reference to a famous person, event, place, or work of litera…
finding the relationship between two words
when the vowel sounds (inside the words) are repeated
alliteration
same sound at the beginning of each word
allusion
reference to a famous person, event, place, or work of litera…
9 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
Savory
Delectable
Inedible
Palatable
Pleasing to the taste or smell
Very delicious
Not fit to be eaten
Pleasing or pleasant tasting
Savory
Pleasing to the taste or smell
Delectable
Very delicious
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