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Language Arts 7th Grade
imagery
motivation
characterization
direct characterization
The descriptive or figurative language used in literature to…
A reason that explains or partially explains a character's th…
The act of creating and developing a character
the author directly states a character's traits
imagery
The descriptive or figurative language used in literature to…
motivation
A reason that explains or partially explains a character's th…
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Language Arts Vocabulary 7th Grade
cynical
eloquence
incredulous
insinuation
showing selfish motives/attributes
the quality of being forceful or persuasive
not believing, unwilling to admit
the act of winning favor and confidence of
cynical
showing selfish motives/attributes
eloquence
the quality of being forceful or persuasive
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7th Grade Language Arts
assumption
style
bias
claim
To suppose that something was true without checking it
The author's unique way of writing
a particular tendency or inclination that may or may not infl…
major premise asserted by an author of a piece of text. ... Ex:…
assumption
To suppose that something was true without checking it
style
The author's unique way of writing
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Academic vocabulary for 7th grade language arts
author tag
central idea
chronological
cite
a way of giving credit to a source
the main idea of an entire passage
arranged in the order that things happened or came to be
to quote a piece of evidence from a text
author tag
a way of giving credit to a source
central idea
the main idea of an entire passage
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Vocabulary List #1 7th Grade Language Arts
accord
accurate
acquaintance
agent
mutual agreement, harmony; an informal agreement, as between…
careful and exact; free from error; adhering closely to a sta…
knowledge (of something) obtained from personal experience or…
a person or thing that brings about a certain result; a force…
accord
mutual agreement, harmony; an informal agreement, as between…
accurate
careful and exact; free from error; adhering closely to a sta…
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7th grade language arts exam vocabulary
antecedent
author's purpose
conclusion
hyperbole
a thing or event that happens before anther
a writer usually writes for one or more of these purpose: exp…
end,rap it all up
is figure speech in which the truth is exaggerative for empha…
antecedent
a thing or event that happens before anther
author's purpose
a writer usually writes for one or more of these purpose: exp…
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7th Grade Language Arts Vocabulary
character trait
climax
extended metaphor
evidence
quality in a person that can't be seen
most emotional and suspenseful moment of the plot; conflict d…
metaphor that is developed over several lines
proof that supports a claim or opinion
character trait
quality in a person that can't be seen
climax
most emotional and suspenseful moment of the plot; conflict d…
10 terms
7th Grade Language Arts Quiz 1 Vocabulary
Allegory
Cliche
Connotation
Denotation
A literary work in which people, abstract ideas, or events re…
A word or phrase that is overused and has lost its expressive…
The suggested or implied meaning associated with a word beyon…
The literal, or dictionary, meaning of a word.
Allegory
A literary work in which people, abstract ideas, or events re…
Cliche
A word or phrase that is overused and has lost its expressive…
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7th Grade Language Arts Review
plot
conflict
external conflict
internal conflict
the series of related events that make up a story
a struggle or clash between opposing characters or opposing f…
a character struggles against some outside force. This outsid…
this takes place within a character's mind. It is a struggle…
plot
the series of related events that make up a story
conflict
a struggle or clash between opposing characters or opposing f…
Language Arts 7th Grade
Context Clues
Text-Based Evidence
Gist
Summarize
A vocabulary strategy in which the reader looks at the words…
quotes and details from the text
Main point
briefly retelling in your own words the main ideas and most i…
Context Clues
A vocabulary strategy in which the reader looks at the words…
Text-Based Evidence
quotes and details from the text
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7th Grade Language Arts Academic Vocabulary
alliteration
allusion
anecdote
autobiography
repetition of initial consonant sounds
a reference to another work of literature, person, or event
short story of an amusing or interesting event
the story of a person's life written by that person
alliteration
repetition of initial consonant sounds
allusion
a reference to another work of literature, person, or event
18 terms
Vocabulary Unit 1: 7th Grade Language Arts
In a way that is different from what w…
at the beginning; first (adj)
to join together so as to become one;…
in a way that cannot be avoided or pre…
ironically
initial
merge
inevitably
In a way that is different from what w…
ironically
at the beginning; first (adj)
initial
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vocabulary in language arts- 7th grade
skeptical
successor
sullen
tinge
doubting, disbelieving, questioning
someone who is next in line for a position or title
miserable, gloomy, sad, depressed, dark
to affect or change slightly (verb)
skeptical
doubting, disbelieving, questioning
successor
someone who is next in line for a position or title
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Language Arts 7th Grade
imagery
characterization
direct characterization
indirect characterization
The descriptive or figurative language used in literature to…
The act of creating and developing a character
the author directly states a character's traits
A method of characterization in which an author tells what a…
imagery
The descriptive or figurative language used in literature to…
characterization
The act of creating and developing a character
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7th Grade Language Arts Vocabulary
vehemently
inarticulately
obstinate
indignant
(adj.) zealous, ardent, impassioned. (enthusiastic, filled wi…
(adj) lacking the ability to express oneself, especially in c…
(adj.) firmly or stubbornly adhering to one's purpose opinion…
(verb) a feeling characterized by, or expressing strong displ…
vehemently
(adj.) zealous, ardent, impassioned. (enthusiastic, filled wi…
inarticulately
(adj) lacking the ability to express oneself, especially in c…
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Language Arts Root Words Vocabulary 7th Grade
Monos
Logos
Arkos
Gramma
One, Single... Words... Monarchy, monogamy, monotheism, monologue.
Speech/Word, speak... Words... Logic
Ruler... Words:
Letter
Monos
One, Single... Words... Monarchy, monogamy, monotheism, monologue.
Logos
Speech/Word, speak... Words... Logic
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7th Grade Language Arts: Spelling and Vocabulary #30
anachronism
chronic
chronicle
chronological
noun... Something that is or seems to be out of its proper time…
adjective... Lasting a long time or recurring often; habitual.…
noun... A record of facts or events arranged in the order in whi…
adjective... Arranged in order of time of occurrence.... The witne…
anachronism
noun... Something that is or seems to be out of its proper time…
chronic
adjective... Lasting a long time or recurring often; habitual.…
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7th Grade Language Arts: Spelling and Vocabulary #29
acknowledge
advocate
comply
concur
verb... a. To admit as true; confess. b. To recognize.... After do…
verb... To write or speak in favor of; recommend or give support…
verb... To obey another's command, request, or wish.... The reckle…
verb... To agree; have or express the same opinion as someone el…
acknowledge
verb... a. To admit as true; confess. b. To recognize.... After do…
advocate
verb... To write or speak in favor of; recommend or give support…
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language arts 7th grade vocabulary
yowled
hovering
mourning
gouge
howled or cried loudly
floating close by
feeling sadness
cheat by demanding high prices
yowled
howled or cried loudly
hovering
floating close by
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Language Arts Vocabulary 7th grade
Emancipate
Manacles
Manager
Mandate
To set free; to lend a hand in freeing someone; to release fr…
Handcuffs
A person who is in charge of handling someone or something; o…
(n) An order or command placed in one's hand.
Emancipate
To set free; to lend a hand in freeing someone; to release fr…
Manacles
Handcuffs
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7th Grade Language Arts Vocabulary
character trait
climax
extended metaphor
evidence
quality in a person that can't be seen
most emotional and suspenseful moment of the plot; conflict d…
metaphor that is developed over several lines
proof that supports a claim or opinion
character trait
quality in a person that can't be seen
climax
most emotional and suspenseful moment of the plot; conflict d…
11 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary - 7th Grade
Navigation
Submerge
Terminal
Posthumously
The act of guiding something along a planed path.
When something is covered by water.
To end.
To bury.
Navigation
The act of guiding something along a planed path.
Submerge
When something is covered by water.
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7th grade language arts vocabulary
veracity
paucity
tangible
gustatory
conformity to facts; accuracy.
the presence of something only in small or insufficient quant…
perceptible by touch.
concerned with tasting or the sense of taste.
veracity
conformity to facts; accuracy.
paucity
the presence of something only in small or insufficient quant…
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7th Grade English Language Arts Vocabulary
Acknowledge
Drastic
Comply
Candid
Accept or admit to the existence or truth of something
Severe; extreme; having a far-reaching effect
Go along with; obey; agree to
Extremely honest; straight forward
Acknowledge
Accept or admit to the existence or truth of something
Drastic
Severe; extreme; having a far-reaching effect
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7th Grade Language Arts Academic Vocabulary
alliteration
allusion
anecdote
autobiography
repetition of initial consonant sounds
a reference to another work of literature, person, or event
short story of an amusing or interesting event
the story of a person's life written by that person
alliteration
repetition of initial consonant sounds
allusion
a reference to another work of literature, person, or event
26 terms
Language Arts 7th Grade Vocabulary
Con (co, col, com, cor)
de
In (Il, im, ir)
In (Il, im, ir)
together
Down, away from
not
in
Con (co, col, com, cor)
together
de
Down, away from
57 terms
7th Grade Language Arts Review
plot
conflict
external conflict
internal conflict
the series of related events that make up a story
a struggle or clash between opposing characters or opposing f…
a character struggles against some outside force. This outsid…
this takes place within a character's mind. It is a struggle…
plot
the series of related events that make up a story
conflict
a struggle or clash between opposing characters or opposing f…
10 terms
7th Grade Language Arts: Spelling and Vocabulary #27
buttress
defensible
durable
fortify
noun... Something that supports or reinforces.... verb... To support…
adjective... a. Capable of being proven reasonable; excusable. b…
adjective... Capable of withstanding wear and tear; sturdy; long…
verb... To strengthen and make secure.... Many new cars are now fo…
buttress
noun... Something that supports or reinforces.... verb... To support…
defensible
adjective... a. Capable of being proven reasonable; excusable. b…
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7th Grade Language Arts: Spelling and Vocabulary #28
belittle
envelop
exploit
facilitate
verb... To cause to seem small, unimportant, or inferior.... The m…
verb... To surround entirely; enclose or wrap.... Most people woul…
verb... a. To take advantage of, often selfishly or unfairly. b.…
verb... To make easier; free from difficulty.... A group would usu…
belittle
verb... To cause to seem small, unimportant, or inferior.... The m…
envelop
verb... To surround entirely; enclose or wrap.... Most people woul…
12 terms
7th Grade Language Art Vocabulary
Pugilist
Anti-septic
Regimen
Alibi
(Noun) A boxer, especially a professional one.
(Adj.) Of, relating to, or denoting substances that prevent t…
(Noun)Applied system. Prescribed course of medical treatment.
(Noun) Proof of innocence.
Pugilist
(Noun) A boxer, especially a professional one.
Anti-septic
(Adj.) Of, relating to, or denoting substances that prevent t…
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7th Grade Language Arts Academic Vocabulary
alliteration
allusion
anecdote
autobiography
repetition of initial consonant sounds
a reference to another work of literature, person, or event
short story of an amusing or interesting event
the story of a person's life written by that person
alliteration
repetition of initial consonant sounds
allusion
a reference to another work of literature, person, or event
11 terms
7th grade language arts vocabulary set 1
Topic
Supporting details
Explicit
Informational reading
What the story is about
Facts, statistics, quotes, examples All of them support the c…
(Adjective) very clearly stated; precise ... ex. We received ex…
(Noun) nonfiction writing (true) written with the intention o…
Topic
What the story is about
Supporting details
Facts, statistics, quotes, examples All of them support the c…
7th Grade Language Arts Academic Vocabulary
determine
theme
central idea
analyze
decide
The main idea of the whole literary work, answers the questio…
The key point made in a written passage; the chief topic.
A type of thinking. To break into parts and tell how to parts…
determine
decide
theme
The main idea of the whole literary work, answers the questio…
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7th Grade Language Arts Academic Vocabulary
determine
theme
central idea
analyze
decide
The main idea of the whole literary work, answers the questio…
The key point made in a written passage; the chief topic.
A type of thinking. To break into parts and tell how to parts…
determine
decide
theme
The main idea of the whole literary work, answers the questio…
40 terms
7th Grade Language Arts Academic Vocabulary
alliteration
allusion
anecdote
autobiography
repetition of initial consonant sounds
a reference to another work of literature, person, or event
short story of an amusing or interesting event
the story of a person's life written by that person
alliteration
repetition of initial consonant sounds
allusion
a reference to another work of literature, person, or event
28 terms
7th Grade Language Arts Final
Neil Gaiman
Rod Serling
Ray Bradbury
Paul Zindel
The Graveyard Book
The Monsters are Due on Maple Street
There Will Come Soft Rains
The Day it Rained Cockroaches
Neil Gaiman
The Graveyard Book
Rod Serling
The Monsters are Due on Maple Street
39 terms
Language Arts - 7th Grade
Pronoun
Verb
Adjective
Adverb
A function word that is used in place of a noun or noun phrase.
A content word that denotes an action or a state.
A word that expresses an aspect of something.
A word that modifies a verb, an adjective, or another adverb.
Pronoun
A function word that is used in place of a noun or noun phrase.
Verb
A content word that denotes an action or a state.
14 terms
7th grade Language Arts
compare and contrast
graffiti
Literary Elements:
Character:
...
...
...
...
compare and contrast
...
graffiti
...
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7th Grade Week 29: Language Arts (Informational)
coherent
cohesive
dialogue
wonder
(adj.) writing that is ordered logically, all parts making a…
(adj.) writing that has a theme or message you can see from b…
(n.) a conversation between characters
(v.) to be curious about
coherent
(adj.) writing that is ordered logically, all parts making a…
cohesive
(adj.) writing that has a theme or message you can see from b…
7th Grade Language Arts Academic Vocabulary
determine
theme
central idea
analyze
decide
The main idea of the whole literary work, answers the questio…
The key point made in a written passage; the chief topic.
A type of thinking. To break into parts and tell how to parts…
determine
decide
theme
The main idea of the whole literary work, answers the questio…
10 terms
7th Grade Language Arts
hyperbole
hypercritical
hypertension
hyperthermia
An intentional statement of exaggeration
Excessively critical
High blood pressure
High temperature
hyperbole
An intentional statement of exaggeration
hypercritical
Excessively critical
29 terms
language arts 7th grade
Inferences
Characterization
Setting
Types of conflicts
A logical guess or conclusion based on an observation, prior…
The methods a writer uses to develop characters; for example,…
The time and place in which a narrative occurs
Man vs. Man, Man vs. Nature, Man vs. Society, Man vs. Self, a…
Inferences
A logical guess or conclusion based on an observation, prior…
Characterization
The methods a writer uses to develop characters; for example,…
50 terms
Language Arts 7th Grade
imagery
motivation
characterization
direct characterization
The descriptive or figurative language used in literature to…
A reason that explains or partially explains a character's th…
The act of creating and developing a character
the author directly states a character's traits
imagery
The descriptive or figurative language used in literature to…
motivation
A reason that explains or partially explains a character's th…
40 terms
7th Grade Language Arts Academic Vocabulary
alliteration
allusion
anecdote
autobiography
repetition of initial consonant sounds
a reference to another work of literature, person, or event
short story of an amusing or interesting event
the story of a person's life written by that person
alliteration
repetition of initial consonant sounds
allusion
a reference to another work of literature, person, or event
32 terms
7th grade Language Arts Semester 2 Vocabulary
POETRY
PROSE
FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE
simile
writing that expresses feeling and ideas by using a distinct…
ordinary writing; regular language
uses simile, metaphor, personification, and other tools to sa…
a figure of speech that compares two things using like or as
POETRY
writing that expresses feeling and ideas by using a distinct…
PROSE
ordinary writing; regular language
60 terms
7th Grade LANGUAGE ARTS
con
de
in (il im ir)
in
together with
down away from
not
in into
con
together with
de
down away from
40 terms
Language Arts - 7th Grade
Noun
Pronoun
Verb
Adjective
A person place or thing.
A function word that is used in place of a noun or noun phrase.
A content word that denotes an action or a state.
A word that expresses an aspect of something.
Noun
A person place or thing.
Pronoun
A function word that is used in place of a noun or noun phrase.
10 terms
LANGUAGE ARTS VOCAB LESSON 6 - 7TH GRADE
accommodate
afterthought
coax
compassion
to have room for something; to do a favor for someone
an idea that occurs to a person after something else has been…
to persuade someone by gentle urging or flattery
a feeling of sharing someone else's suffering, together with…
accommodate
to have room for something; to do a favor for someone
afterthought
an idea that occurs to a person after something else has been…
12 terms
7th grade language arts vocabulary unit 3
arid
exhibit
attain
affection
very dry
to show in public
to reach
tender feeling
arid
very dry
exhibit
to show in public
10 terms
7th Grade Language Arts Quiz 1 Vocabulary
Allegory
Cliché
Connotation
Denotation
A literary work in which people, abstract ideas, or events re…
A word or phrase that is overused and has lost its expressive…
The suggested or implied meaning associated with a word beyon…
The literal, or dictionary, meaning of a word.
Allegory
A literary work in which people, abstract ideas, or events re…
Cliché
A word or phrase that is overused and has lost its expressive…
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