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language miller
language
attention
somatosensory - 3,1,2... motor - 4... audito…
what is the dominant hemisphere of the brain used for?
what is the non-dominant hemisphere of the brain used for?
what are the brodman's areas for the primary cortexes?
language
what is the dominant hemisphere of the brain used for?
attention
what is the non-dominant hemisphere of the brain used for?
20 terms
Mrs. Miller Language Arts
brindle
bristle
pantry
scalded
ADJ.... Gray or tawny with darker streaks or spots.
NOUN.... One of the short, stiff, coarse hairs of certain animal…
NOUN.... A room or closet in which food, groceries, and other pr…
VERB.... To burn or affect painfully with or as if with hot liqu…
brindle
ADJ.... Gray or tawny with darker streaks or spots.
bristle
NOUN.... One of the short, stiff, coarse hairs of certain animal…
8 terms
Language/Tone
Creole
Pidgin
The ancestors of english
Who brought old norse?
When children make a pidgin their native language
Choppy strings of words borrowed from the colonizing language
Proto-Indo- European
Angles, the Saxons, and the Jutes
Creole
When children make a pidgin their native language
Pidgin
Choppy strings of words borrowed from the colonizing language
125 terms
AP Language - Tone Words
critical
angry
infuriated
irate
inclined to find fault or judge with severity
feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
displaying anger in a passionate way
displaying anger in a dispassionate way
critical
inclined to find fault or judge with severity
angry
feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
95 terms
Tone Vocabulary - AP LANGUAGE
accusing
apathetic
apprehensive
belligerant
Charging one with the fault, offense, or crime
Not interested or concerned; indifferent or unresponsive
Uneasy or fearful about something that might happen
Of warlike character; aggressively hostile; bellicose
accusing
Charging one with the fault, offense, or crime
apathetic
Not interested or concerned; indifferent or unresponsive
50 terms
Tone words AP Language
acerbic
satiric
whimsical
didactic
(uh-SAIR-bick) (adjective)... the author sounds bitter, sarcasti…
(suh-TEER-rick) (adjective) ... the author is ridiculing the sub…
(suh-TEER-rick) (adjective)... the author sounds playful, mischi…
(dye-DACK-tick) (adjective)... the author is attempting to educ…
acerbic
(uh-SAIR-bick) (adjective)... the author sounds bitter, sarcasti…
satiric
(suh-TEER-rick) (adjective) ... the author is ridiculing the sub…
135 terms
AP Language Tone*
Acerbic
Ardent
Ambivalent
Befuddled
Bitter or stinging
Enthusiastic or passionate
Having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about something…
Confused or perplexed
Acerbic
Bitter or stinging
Ardent
Enthusiastic or passionate
20 terms
Tone/Mood Language
exhausted
embarrassed
enraged
overwhelmed
drained of energy
to make uncomfortably self-conscious
an extreme amount of anger
overpowered by forces or feeling out control
exhausted
drained of energy
embarrassed
to make uncomfortably self-conscious
16 terms
Tone and Tone Languages
Tone
Tone Languages
Lexical tone
Register tone languages
pitch level and movement... vary according to context... tonal char…
languages which use tone distinctively... South- East Asia: Chin…
meaning of a word is determined by its tone... e.g kono
high/ low pitch
Tone
pitch level and movement... vary according to context... tonal char…
Tone Languages
languages which use tone distinctively... South- East Asia: Chin…
52 terms
Language Analysis - Tone Words
Reasonable
Outraged
Bitter
Witty
Plausible, Fair judgment; not extreme or excessive
angered at something unjust or wrong
Exhibiting strong animosity as a result of pain or grief
Satirical
Reasonable
Plausible, Fair judgment; not extreme or excessive
Outraged
angered at something unjust or wrong
8 terms
Mood, Tone and Figurative Language
Figurative Language
FL simiLes
FL personification
FL metaphor
Language that communicates meanings beyond the literal meanin…
directly compares two things that are unlike using words such…
gives the qualities of a person to an animal, object or idea
compares two mostly unlike things WITHOUT using like, as
Figurative Language
Language that communicates meanings beyond the literal meanin…
FL simiLes
directly compares two things that are unlike using words such…
58 terms
Figurative Language/Tone/Genres
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Hyperbole
Comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Comparing two unlike things NOT using the words "like" or "as…
Giving an object or animal human feelings, thoughts, attitude…
Extreme exaggeration for effect.
Simile
Comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Metaphor
Comparing two unlike things NOT using the words "like" or "as…
8 terms
Tone Languages
How is pitch related to fundamental fr…
Role of Fundamental Frequency in Tone…
Is English a tone language?
How does fundamental frequency relate…
Pitch is fundamental's frequencies perceptual correlate
Fundamental Frequency or the tone pattern of a string determi…
No
Tone signals Stress and intonation
How is pitch related to fundamental fr…
Pitch is fundamental's frequencies perceptual correlate
Role of Fundamental Frequency in Tone…
Fundamental Frequency or the tone pattern of a string determi…
94 terms
AP Language Tone Words
afraid
allusive
angry
apologetic
feeling fear; frightened; apprehensive; or regretful realizat…
containing an indirect reference to another work; casual refe…
wild and stormy; wrath; indignation; rage; ire; vitriol, fume
an acknowledging and expressing regret for a fault, injury, i…
afraid
feeling fear; frightened; apprehensive; or regretful realizat…
allusive
containing an indirect reference to another work; casual refe…
94 terms
AP Language: Tone
afraid
allusive
angry
apologetic
feeling fear; frightened; apprehensive; or regretful realizat…
containing an indirect reference to another work; casual refe…
wild and stormy; wrath; indignation; rage; ire; vitriol, fume
an acknowledging and expressing regret for a fault, injury, i…
afraid
feeling fear; frightened; apprehensive; or regretful realizat…
allusive
containing an indirect reference to another work; casual refe…
65 terms
Language Analysis - TONE
accusatory
accusing
admonishing
aggressive
indicating or suggesting that one believes a person has done…
indicating a belief in someone's guilt or culpability
reprimanding firmly
ready or likely to attack or confront; behaving or done in a…
accusatory
indicating or suggesting that one believes a person has done…
accusing
indicating a belief in someone's guilt or culpability
60 terms
AP Language Tone Words
aloof
apathetic
ambivalent
audacious
not emotionally involved, at a distance
uncaring
having mixed feelings
recklessly bold or contemptuous
aloof
not emotionally involved, at a distance
apathetic
uncaring
42 terms
Language Analysis - Tone Vocabulary
Candid
Credible
Amiable
Logical
Honest, sincere, frank
Able to be taken seriously; worthy of trust and respect
Friendly and agreeable
Sensible, reasonable, rational, pragmatic
Candid
Honest, sincere, frank
Credible
Able to be taken seriously; worthy of trust and respect
98 terms
AP Language Tone Words
fearful
allusive
angry
apologetic
feeling fear; frightened; apprehensive; or regretful realizat…
containing an indirect reference to another work; casual refe…
wild and stormy; wrath; indignation; rage; ire; vitriol, fume
an acknowledging and expressing regret for a fault, injury, i…
fearful
feeling fear; frightened; apprehensive; or regretful realizat…
allusive
containing an indirect reference to another work; casual refe…
122 terms
Ap language vocab miller
Abstract
Ad Hominem
Allegory
Alliteration
Refers to a language that describes concepts rather than conc…
In an argument, this is an attack on the person rather than o…
An extended narrative in prose or verse in which characters,…
Repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words that…
Abstract
Refers to a language that describes concepts rather than conc…
Ad Hominem
In an argument, this is an attack on the person rather than o…
40 terms
AP Language Tone Words
Acerbic
Ardent
Ambivalent
Befuddled
Bitter or stinging
Enthusiastic or passionate
Having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about something…
Confused or perplexed
Acerbic
Bitter or stinging
Ardent
Enthusiastic or passionate
25 terms
AP Language Tone Words
Acerbic
Ardent
Ambivalent
Befuddled
Bitter or stinging
Enthusiastic or passionate
Having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about something…
Confused or perplexed
Acerbic
Bitter or stinging
Ardent
Enthusiastic or passionate
15 terms
Language Vocab Mr.Miller
unconcious
ancestors
depths
protruded
having temporarily, lost awareness in a faint
people from whom other people descend
the deepest areas
stuck out
unconcious
having temporarily, lost awareness in a faint
ancestors
people from whom other people descend
48 terms
Language and Composition: Types of Tone
accusatory
apathetic
awe
bitter
charging of wrong doing
indifferent due to lack of energy or concern
solemn wonder
exhibiting strong animosity as a result of pain or grief
accusatory
charging of wrong doing
apathetic
indifferent due to lack of energy or concern
20 terms
Tone/Mood/Figurative Language
simile
metaphor
extended metaphor
personification
comparing two things using "like" or "as"
Two things are compared without using "like" or "as."
comparison between two unlike things that continues throughou…
Giving human traits to objects or ideas.
simile
comparing two things using "like" or "as"
metaphor
Two things are compared without using "like" or "as."
125 terms
AP Language - Tone Words
critical
angry
infuriated
irate
inclined to find fault or judge with severity
feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
displaying anger in a passionate way
displaying anger in a dispassionate way
critical
inclined to find fault or judge with severity
angry
feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
94 terms
AP Language Tone Words
afraid
allusive
angry
apologetic
feeling fear; frightened; apprehensive; or regretful realizat…
containing an indirect reference to another work; casual refe…
wild and stormy; wrath; indignation; rage; ire; vitriol, fume
an acknowledging and expressing regret for a fault, injury, i…
afraid
feeling fear; frightened; apprehensive; or regretful realizat…
allusive
containing an indirect reference to another work; casual refe…
150 terms
Language and Tone Words
abashed
abhorring
acerbic
admiring
ashamed or embarrassed
regarding with disgust and hatred
harsh and biting in tone; bitter
regarding with respect or warmth
abashed
ashamed or embarrassed
abhorring
regarding with disgust and hatred
78 terms
AP Language Tone Words
Bombastic
Colloquial
Esoteric
Euphemistic
high-sounding but with little meaning; inflated
used in ordinary or familiar conversation
intended for or likely to be understood by only a small numbe…
a mild or pleasant word or phrase that is used instead of one…
Bombastic
high-sounding but with little meaning; inflated
Colloquial
used in ordinary or familiar conversation
150 terms
Language and Tone Words
abashed
abhorring
acerbic
admiring
ashamed or embarrassed
regarding with disgust and hatred
harsh and biting in tone; bitter
regarding with respect or warmth
abashed
ashamed or embarrassed
abhorring
regarding with disgust and hatred
34 terms
AP English Language Tone Vocabulary
Frivolous
Vexed
Zealous
Lackadaisical
lack of seriousness or sense
irritated or annoyed
full of, characterized by, or due to zeal; ardently active, d…
lacking enthusiasm and determination
Frivolous
lack of seriousness or sense
Vexed
irritated or annoyed
8 terms
Mood, Tone and Figurative Language
Figurative Language
FL simiLes
FL personification
FL metaphor
used in comparisons writing to describe something different t…
directly compares two things that are unlike using words such…
gives the qualities of a person to an animal, object or idea
compares two mostly unlike thing WITHOUT using like, as or th…
Figurative Language
used in comparisons writing to describe something different t…
FL simiLes
directly compares two things that are unlike using words such…
AP Language Tone Words
afraid
allusive
angry
apologetic
feeling fear; frightened; apprehensive; or regretful realizat…
containing an indirect reference to another work; casual refe…
wild and stormy; wrath; indignation; rage; ire; vitriol, fume
an acknowledging and expressing regret for a fault, injury, i…
afraid
feeling fear; frightened; apprehensive; or regretful realizat…
allusive
containing an indirect reference to another work; casual refe…
12 terms
Figurative Language and Tone Vocabulary
Tone
Mood
Connotation
Denotation
Attitude a writer takes toward the audience, a subject, or a…
Feeling the reader gets from the story
The emotional or figurative meaning of a word
The literal or dictionary definition of a word
Tone
Attitude a writer takes toward the audience, a subject, or a…
Mood
Feeling the reader gets from the story
51 terms
AP Language & Composition Tone Words (Acerbic - Sympathetic)
Acerbic
Benevolent
Bittersweet
Clinical
acidic; bitter; sharp
kindly
showing a mixture of pain and pleasure
highly objective;rigorously scientific; analytical
Acerbic
acidic; bitter; sharp
Benevolent
kindly
49 terms
Analysis of language style and tone
the author / narrator employs
to capture the reader's attention
to appeal to his/her target group (of…
to appeal to a broad audience of readers
he/she makes use of
to attract the reader's attention
1. to talk to them directly and persuade them to take a certa…
to be appreciated by readers from very different backgrounds,…
the author / narrator employs
he/she makes use of
to capture the reader's attention
to attract the reader's attention
10 terms
Figurative Language and Tone Practice
Connotation
Denotation
Hyperbole
Idiom
You are a dirty, low-down, lying snake! You cannot be trusted!
A snake is a legless reptile with scales and no eyelids
Tony had a million boxes in his hand, he barely made it up th…
It is raining cats and dogs outside!
Connotation
You are a dirty, low-down, lying snake! You cannot be trusted!
Denotation
A snake is a legless reptile with scales and no eyelids
15 terms
Tone and Language Types
(Tone) Esoteric
(Tone) Pedantic
(Tone) Euphemistic
(Tone) Bombastic
Intended to only be understood by a small community of people…
Overly instructional
Phrasing negative statements in a glossed-over or positive way.
Ostentatious, inflated, and pretentious. Sounds super importa…
(Tone) Esoteric
Intended to only be understood by a small community of people…
(Tone) Pedantic
Overly instructional
35 terms
Tone Vocabulary I - AP LANGUAGE
accusing
apathetic
apprehensive
belligerant
Charging one with the fault, offense, or crime
Not interested or concerned; indifferent or unresponsive
Uneasy or fearful about something that might happen
Of warlike character; aggressively hostile; bellicose
accusing
Charging one with the fault, offense, or crime
apathetic
Not interested or concerned; indifferent or unresponsive
32 terms
AP Language Tone words live
aloof
apathetic
ambivalent
audacious
not emotionally involved, at a distance
uncaring
having mixed feelings, could go either way
recklessly bold, daring
aloof
not emotionally involved, at a distance
apathetic
uncaring
29 terms
AP Language: Diction and Tone
Ambiguity
Antonomasia
Aphorism
Atmosphere
The multiple meanings, either intentional or unintentional, o…
Use of a title, epithet, or description in place of a name, a…
A terse statement of known authorship, which expresses a gene…
The emotional nod created by the entirety of a literary work,…
Ambiguity
The multiple meanings, either intentional or unintentional, o…
Antonomasia
Use of a title, epithet, or description in place of a name, a…
30 terms
Tone Vocabulary III - AP LANGUAGE
admiring
ashamed
bitter
cold
to regard with wonder, pleasure, or approval
characterized by embarrassment or showing regret
showing strong hostility or resentment toward a subject
characterized by a lack of or no emotion toward a subject
admiring
to regard with wonder, pleasure, or approval
ashamed
characterized by embarrassment or showing regret
47 terms
tone vocab positive tone (ap language)
Amiable
amused
appreciative
authoritative
having or showing pleasant, good-natured personal qualities;…
means "pleasantly occupied" or "entertained." If you love dog…
feeling or showing gratitude or pleasure
able to be trusted as being accurate or true; reliable... comman…
Amiable
having or showing pleasant, good-natured personal qualities;…
amused
means "pleasantly occupied" or "entertained." If you love dog…
10 terms
AICE Language Tone Words
optimistic
ecstatic
jubilant
jovial
expecting a favorable outcome
extremely happy
expressing great joy especially with shouting
cheerful and friendly
optimistic
expecting a favorable outcome
ecstatic
extremely happy
20 terms
Tone and Mood Exam Language
arrogant
compassionate
critical
cynical
having or revealing an exaggerated sense of one's own importa…
feeling or showing sympathy and concern for others.... (synonyms…
1. expressing adverse or disapproving comments or judgments.…
1. believing that people are motivated by self-interest; dist…
arrogant
having or revealing an exaggerated sense of one's own importa…
compassionate
feeling or showing sympathy and concern for others.... (synonyms…
337 terms
Ap Language Tone words
Abashed
Abhorring
Abstruse
Absurd
Ashamed or embarrassed; disconcerted
To regard with extreme repugnance or aversion; detest utterly…
Difficult to understand
Ridiculous silly
Abashed
Ashamed or embarrassed; disconcerted
Abhorring
To regard with extreme repugnance or aversion; detest utterly…
50 terms
Tone Vocabulary updated- AP LANGUAGE
accusing
apprehensive
belligerant
candid
Charging one with the fault, offense, or crime
Uneasy or fearful about something that might happen
Of warlike character; aggressively hostile; bellicose
Frank; outspoken; open and sincere
accusing
Charging one with the fault, offense, or crime
apprehensive
Uneasy or fearful about something that might happen
25 terms
AP Language Tone Vocabulary
Acerbic
Clinical
Contemptuous
Cryptic
Acidic; Bitter; Sharp
Highly objective; rigorously scientific; analytical
Expressing contempt, a lack of respect, or hate
Hidden, Mysterious; unknown
Acerbic
Acidic; Bitter; Sharp
Clinical
Highly objective; rigorously scientific; analytical
28 terms
AP Language Tone Vocab
Buoyant
Conciliatory
Indomitable
Fervent
Lighthearted, Cheerful
Showing remorse
Incapable of being subdued
Marked by intensity of feeling
Buoyant
Lighthearted, Cheerful
Conciliatory
Showing remorse
48 terms
AP Language: Tone Words
1. accusatory-
2. apathetic-
3. awe-
4. bitter-
charging of wrong doing
indifferent due to lack of energy or concern
solemn wonder
exhibiting strong animosity as a result of pain or grief
1. accusatory-
charging of wrong doing
2. apathetic-
indifferent due to lack of energy or concern
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