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7 terms
Language Arts Wordly Wise #2
Abrasion
Clad
Corroborate
Cursory
The wearing away by friction
Clothed or Covered
To provide evidence to make more certain
Done in a hurry, with little detail
Abrasion
The wearing away by friction
Clad
Clothed or Covered
15 terms
Language Arts- Wordly Wise Lesson 2 Book 7
astute
authentic
delicacy
derogatory
wise in a clever or practical way
genuine ; true
a choice item of food
expressing a low opinion; intended to hurt the reputation of…
astute
wise in a clever or practical way
authentic
genuine ; true
English Language Arts Wordly Wise Lesson 2
arrogant
boycott
boycott
campaign
adj. showing to much pride in oneself
v. to join others in refusing to deal with a person or group.
the act of boycotting
n. A series of actions intended to accomplish a goal. A serie…
arrogant
adj. showing to much pride in oneself
boycott
v. to join others in refusing to deal with a person or group.
28 terms
T2: Language Arts Wordly Wise
aver
impart
voluble
divulge
1) v. To declare positively; to state as the truth.
1) v. To declare positively; to state as the truth.... 2) v. To…
1) adj. Characterized by a ready flow of words; talkative.
1) v. To make known something secret; to reveal.
aver
1) v. To declare positively; to state as the truth.
impart
1) v. To declare positively; to state as the truth.... 2) v. To…
15 terms
Language Arts Lesson 2 Wordly Wise Words
Abrasion
Clad
Corroborate
Cursory
1) A wearing away or rubbing away by friction.... 2) A scraped o…
Clothed or covered.
To provide evidence to make more certain; to confirm.
Done in a hurry and with little attention to detail.
Abrasion
1) A wearing away or rubbing away by friction.... 2) A scraped o…
Clad
Clothed or covered.
15 terms
Language Arts Wordly Wise
Anonymous
Anthology
Conjecture
Disposition
Of an unknown source or unrevealed name.
A collection of various writings, such as songs, stories, or…
A conclusion based on guesswork or insufficient evidence.
A person's usual mood; temperament.
Anonymous
Of an unknown source or unrevealed name.
Anthology
A collection of various writings, such as songs, stories, or…
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
62 terms
Language Arts Winter Trimester 2 Exam Wordly Wise Words
repertoire
penchant
imbue
extrovert
n. The list of pieces an actor, musician, etc., is ready to p…
n. A strong attraction or leaning.
v. To fill completely with a feeling or idea; to inspire.
n. A person whose attention is focused on others and on what…
repertoire
n. The list of pieces an actor, musician, etc., is ready to p…
penchant
n. A strong attraction or leaning.
Language Arts Wordly wise December
allude
concencrate
disseminate
dote
To refer to in an indirect way
to set apart as holy... to dedicate to a cause
to scatter or spread widely
to show excessive fondness for
allude
To refer to in an indirect way
concencrate
to set apart as holy... to dedicate to a cause
language Arts Wordly Wise 1
Abate
Acknowledge
Agent
Authority
to become weaker,to decrease
to admit the existence of
a person who acts or does business for another
the right to give orders
Abate
to become weaker,to decrease
Acknowledge
to admit the existence of
12 terms
M2 Language Arts: Poetry
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Hyperbole
a comparison of two unlike things using "like" or "as"
a comparison of two unlike things without using "like" or "as"
an non-living thing is given human-like characteristics
a great exaggeration
Simile
a comparison of two unlike things using "like" or "as"
Metaphor
a comparison of two unlike things without using "like" or "as"
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.
Language Arts Chapter 2
developmental continuum
language arts
receptive language arts
expressive language arts
displays in visual form the train of progression for learning…
the various ways we use language to communicate: reading, wri…
involves a person taking in, or receiving, a message, which o…
involves a person creating, or expressing, a message, which o…
developmental continuum
displays in visual form the train of progression for learning…
language arts
the various ways we use language to communicate: reading, wri…
5 terms
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…
20 terms
Wordly Wise for Language Arts Exam
Aver
Import
Voluble
Divulge
To declare positively; to state as the truth
To make known; disclose; to bestow
Characterized by a read flow of words; talkative
To make known something secret; to reveal
Aver
To declare positively; to state as the truth
Import
To make known; disclose; to bestow
Language arts part 2
Drama
cast
Dialogue
Exposition
Meant to be performed in front of an audience
The list of characters
The characters lines
When we are introduced to the stories problem
Drama
Meant to be performed in front of an audience
cast
The list of characters
9 terms
Language Arts 2
Direct object
Indirect object
Compound
Complex
A noun phrase denoting a person or thing that is the recipien…
A noun phrase to someone or something that is affected by the…
Of or related to a compound sentence or compound-complex sent…
(Of a word) consisting of two party, at least one of which is…
Direct object
A noun phrase denoting a person or thing that is the recipien…
Indirect object
A noun phrase to someone or something that is affected by the…
19 terms
Language arts wordly wise lesson 8
Acrid
Casualty
Congested
Congestion
adj. Sharp, irritating, or bitter told the sense of taste or…
n. a person killed or injured in a war or accident.
adj. 1. Overcrowded; filled too full.... 2. Filled with fluid
n. the condition of being overcrowded ... 2. The condition of be…
Acrid
adj. Sharp, irritating, or bitter told the sense of taste or…
Casualty
n. a person killed or injured in a war or accident.
15 terms
Language Arts Wordly Wise Lesson 5
Antic
Attire
Captivate
Deft
A playful or funny act
Clothes, especially fine and expensive clothes... To dress up or…
To please greatly... To win over with special charm
Quick and sure... Skillful at handling
Antic
A playful or funny act
Attire
Clothes, especially fine and expensive clothes... To dress up or…
29 terms
Language Arts 1.2
Grisly
Haggard
Heinous
Imbibe
(Adj) Gruesome, unpleasant looking; creating a sense of horror
(Adj) Showing signs of tiredness, anxiety, or hunger. Wild, u…
(Adj) Shockingly evil, wicked, or reprehensible. Immortal.
(Verb) Drink something, usually alcoholic in nature.
Grisly
(Adj) Gruesome, unpleasant looking; creating a sense of horror
Haggard
(Adj) Showing signs of tiredness, anxiety, or hunger. Wild, u…
Praxis 2 Language Arts
Concepts about Print
Sight Vocabulary
Phonemic Awareness
Decoding
Reading from left to right, top to bottom, & letters and word…
Person's own bank of vocabulary that the person recognizes in…
Subset of phonological awareness in which listeners are able…
Process of translating a printed word into a sound
Concepts about Print
Reading from left to right, top to bottom, & letters and word…
Sight Vocabulary
Person's own bank of vocabulary that the person recognizes in…
10 terms
Language Arts 2
sagacity
hearkening
suppositions
unperceived
sensibility, sound judgement, mentally stable
to listen to or hear
something that is supposed to happen, assumption, hypothesis
to not be aware of, not know - unable to identify
sagacity
sensibility, sound judgement, mentally stable
hearkening
to listen to or hear
11 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary 2
Main Idea
Theme
Cause
Effect
the most important or central thought of a paragraph or large…
a unifying or dominant idea throughout a passage; the moral o…
an action that makes something happen
the result of a cause or action
Main Idea
the most important or central thought of a paragraph or large…
Theme
a unifying or dominant idea throughout a passage; the moral o…
Language Arts Set #2
Demi
Semi
Hemi
Cirum
Half partial
Half partial
Half partial
Around
Demi
Half partial
Semi
Half partial
42 terms
Language Arts Trimester 2
genre
narrator
irony
verbal irony
a category, or type, of literature
The person telling the story
A contrast between expectations and reality
A contrast between what is said or written and what is meant
genre
a category, or type, of literature
narrator
The person telling the story
Language Arts Vocab. 2
Insight
Motivated
Perspective
Discern
Deeper Understanding
A Driving Reason To Do Something
Way-Of-Looking/Point-Of-View
Comprehend
Insight
Deeper Understanding
Motivated
A Driving Reason To Do Something
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
Language Arts Vocabulary 2
foreshadowing
influence
integrating
metaphor
create
to guide
bringing together
making comparisons without using like or as
foreshadowing
create
influence
to guide
150 terms
Language Arts-Wordly Wize 1-10
Abate
Acknowledge
Agent
Authority
Verb. To become weaker; to decrease... UNABATED Adjective. Showi…
Verb 1. To admit the existence of... 2. To express recognition o…
Noun 1. A person who acts or does business for another... 2. Som…
Noun 1. The right to give orders, make decisions, or take act…
Abate
Verb. To become weaker; to decrease... UNABATED Adjective. Showi…
Acknowledge
Verb 1. To admit the existence of... 2. To express recognition o…
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 Quarter 2
Cosmo
Cap
Cele
At
Universe, world
Head
Honor
To, toward, or near
Cosmo
Universe, world
Cap
Head
Language Arts 2.1
Intro
Junct
Liber
Logo
into, inward
join
free
word
Intro
into, inward
Junct
join
15 terms
Language Arts Vocab #2
innate
inalienable
indolent
insolent
(adj) existing from birth, inborn
(adj) impossible to be taken away by people or government, su…
(adj) habitually lazy or idle
(adj) arrogant and insulting
innate
(adj) existing from birth, inborn
inalienable
(adj) impossible to be taken away by people or government, su…
10 terms
language arts study 2
andr /o
centr
crac
gen
man, male
center
government, rule
birth, produce, race
andr /o
man, male
centr
center
67 terms
Praxis 2 Language Arts
allegory
allusion
analogy
anapestic meter
a story in which people (or things or actions) represent an i…
a reference to a familiar person, place, thing, or event (Don…
a comparison of two different things that are similar in some…
meter that is composed of feet that are short-short-long or u…
allegory
a story in which people (or things or actions) represent an i…
allusion
a reference to a familiar person, place, thing, or event (Don…
137 terms
Language Arts Exam Wordly Wise Words
anarchy
apprehend
arraign
assimilate
n. Total absence of government. Lack of order; total confusion.
v. To seize; to arrest To grasp the meaning of, to understand.
v. To bring before a court to face charges.
v. To absorb into a population. To take part and absorb into…
anarchy
n. Total absence of government. Lack of order; total confusion.
apprehend
v. To seize; to arrest To grasp the meaning of, to understand.
20 terms
Language Arts 1.2
Grisly
Haggard
Heinous
Imbibe
(Adj) Gruesome, unpleasant looking; creating a sense of horror
(Adj) Showing signs of tiredness, anxiety, or hunger. Wild, u…
(Adj) Shockingly evil, wicked, or reprehensible. Immortal.
(Verb) Drink something, usually alcoholic in nature.
Grisly
(Adj) Gruesome, unpleasant looking; creating a sense of horror
Haggard
(Adj) Showing signs of tiredness, anxiety, or hunger. Wild, u…
Language Arts Set 2
(Ezra) Pound
(Isaac Bashevis) Singer
(George Bernard) Shaw
(Harold) Pinter
Fascist Imagist Poet arrested for treason
Gimpel the Fool, wrote in yiddish
Part of the Fabian society
The Caretaker, Betrayal
(Ezra) Pound
Fascist Imagist Poet arrested for treason
(Isaac Bashevis) Singer
Gimpel the Fool, wrote in yiddish
Language Arts- Chapter 2
Nouns
Proper Noun
Common Noun
Concrete Noun
Is a word or word group that is used to name a person, a plac…
Names a particular person, place, thing, or idea and begins w…
Names any one of a group of persons, places, things, or ideas…
Names a person, place, or thing that can be perceived by one…
Nouns
Is a word or word group that is used to name a person, a plac…
Proper Noun
Names a particular person, place, thing, or idea and begins w…
Language Arts 7 Wordly Wise Study Guide
abate
devastate
impartial
precise
v. To become weaker, to decrease
v. To ruin or completely destroy
adj. Not favoring one side more than another; fair
adj. Exact; accurate
abate
v. To become weaker, to decrease
devastate
v. To ruin or completely destroy
6 terms
Unit 2 Language Arts
Noun
Common noun
Proper noun
Singular noun
A word that names a person, a place, or a thing
Names a person, place, or thing
Names a particular person, place, or thing
Names one person, place, or thing
Noun
A word that names a person, a place, or a thing
Common noun
Names a person, place, or thing
language Arts Exam- Rock Wordly wise
aspire
blatant
confront
Impunity
To have a strong desire to get or do somoething: to seek
Very obvious in an offensive or blameless way
To stand up to; to face boldly... To put or bring face to face
Freedom from being blamed or punished
aspire
To have a strong desire to get or do somoething: to seek
blatant
Very obvious in an offensive or blameless way
7 terms
Language Arts Section 2
Arroyos
Warped
Interpreter
Reservation
a steep-sided gully cut by running water in an arid or semiar…
become or cause to become bent or twisted out of shape, typic…
a person who interprets, especially, one who translates speec…
a tract of public land set apart for a special purpose- as fo…
Arroyos
a steep-sided gully cut by running water in an arid or semiar…
Warped
become or cause to become bent or twisted out of shape, typic…
unit 2 language arts
visualize
vista
visionary
audible
looking at something clearly
pleasing view
original ideas
able to be heard
visualize
looking at something clearly
vista
pleasing view
19 terms
Quarter 2 Exam Language Arts
dissuade
firebrand
foretaste
hinder
to persuade not to do something; talk out of
a troublemaker; energetic or emotional person
a sample or warning; preview
to delay; to stop or prevent from happening; interrupt
dissuade
to persuade not to do something; talk out of
firebrand
a troublemaker; energetic or emotional person
Wordly Wise terms Language Arts Final 7th
Blithe
Docile
Ponderous
Verge
Adj.... 1. Cheerful;carefree. 2. Not showing proper care;heedless.
Adj.... Well behaved;easy to handle.
Adj.... Heavy and slow moving
N.V. ... N.... An edge, border or brink... V. ... To come close to and e…
Blithe
Adj.... 1. Cheerful;carefree. 2. Not showing proper care;heedless.
Docile
Adj.... Well behaved;easy to handle.
Language Arts (Part 2)
Universal Theme
Central/main idea
Topic sentence
Author's purpose
is a message about life that is expressed in many different c…
is the key point in a work of literary nonfiction
A sentence, most often appearing at the beginning of a paragr…
to persuade
Universal Theme
is a message about life that is expressed in many different c…
Central/main idea
is the key point in a work of literary nonfiction
15 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 13 Language Arts
Adapt
Deplete
Efficient
Fatigue
To change to fit new conditions.
To use up.
Producing results without waste.
A feeling of tiredness from work or exercise.
Adapt
To change to fit new conditions.
Deplete
To use up.
50 terms
Language Arts Mid Term Wordly Wise
Proprietor
Rebuff
Clad
Corroborate
Owner of a buisness or store
To reject bluntly ... Drive back ... Abrupt set back in progress
Clothed or covered
To provide evidence to make more certain; to confirm
Proprietor
Owner of a buisness or store
Rebuff
To reject bluntly ... Drive back ... Abrupt set back in progress
15 terms
Language Arts 7-Unit 2
To persuade
Author's Purpose
To inform or explain
Setting
When an author gives their opinions and supports them with re…
An author's main reason for writing.
To present facts
The time and place of an action.
To persuade
When an author gives their opinions and supports them with re…
Author's Purpose
An author's main reason for writing.
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