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Literature Unit 7
Abhor
Amend
Buffet
Chaos
to regard with horror loathing; to hate deeply
to change in a formal way; to change for the better
to slap or cuff; to strike repeatedly; to drive or force with…
Great confusion, disorder
Abhor
to regard with horror loathing; to hate deeply
Amend
to change in a formal way; to change for the better
Literature Vocabulary Unit 7
authorize
culprit
dawdle
dissect
(v.) to approve or permit; to give power or authority to
(n.) a person who has committed a crime or is guilty of some…
(v.) to waste time; to be idle; to spend more time in doing s…
(v.) to cut apart in preparation for scientific study; to ana…
authorize
(v.) to approve or permit; to give power or authority to
culprit
(n.) a person who has committed a crime or is guilty of some…
20 terms
Literature - Unit 7 Vocabulary
adieu
advent
apex
assimilate
farwell, a farewell
an arrival; a coming into place or view
the highest point; tip
to absorb fully or make one's own; to adopt as one's own; to…
adieu
farwell, a farewell
advent
an arrival; a coming into place or view
12 terms
Unit 7 - Literature Vocabulary
barrier
calculate
compose
considerable
Something that blocks the way; an obstacle... Synonyms: obstruc…
To find out by using mathematics or reasoning; to reckon, est…
To be or make up the parts of, form; to create or write; to c…
Fairly large in size or extent; worthy of attention... Synonyms…
barrier
Something that blocks the way; an obstacle... Synonyms: obstruc…
calculate
To find out by using mathematics or reasoning; to reckon, est…
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Literature Vocabulary Unit 7
authorize
culprit
dawdle
dissect
to approve or permit, to give power or authority to (v)
a person who has committed a crime or is guilty of some misco…
to waste time, to be idle, to spend more time in doing someth…
to cut apart in preparation for scientific study, to analyze…
authorize
to approve or permit, to give power or authority to (v)
culprit
a person who has committed a crime or is guilty of some misco…
25 terms
UNIT 7 Literature
figurative language
simile
mood
disabling
writing or speech not meant to be understood exactly as it is…
A comparison using "like" or "as"
Feeling or atmosphere that a writer creates for the reader
weakening
figurative language
writing or speech not meant to be understood exactly as it is…
simile
A comparison using "like" or "as"
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AP Literature Unit 7 Vocabulary
aphorism
caricature
doppelganger
hubris
a brief, cleverly worded statement that makes a wise observat…
a representation in which the subject's distinctive features…
a ghostly double of a living person, especially one that haun…
excessive pride or arrogance that results in the downfall of…
aphorism
a brief, cleverly worded statement that makes a wise observat…
caricature
a representation in which the subject's distinctive features…
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Literature Vobulary Unit 7
abhor
amend
buffet
chaos
to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
to change in a formal way; to change for the better
to slap or cuff; to strike repeatedly; to drive or force with…
great confusion, disorder
abhor
to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
amend
to change in a formal way; to change for the better
12 terms
Unit 7 Literature & Composition
Proficient(adj.)
Factotum(n.)
Facsimile(n.)
Facile(adj.)
Skilled at; highly knowledgeable of
An assistant who does a variety of jobs
A copy or imitation
Too easy
Proficient(adj.)
Skilled at; highly knowledgeable of
Factotum(n.)
An assistant who does a variety of jobs
12 terms
World Literature Unit 7
sentimentality
Leo Tolstoy
Russia
the snowman cried
the indulgence in emotion for its own sake without regard for…
Who wrote "What Men Live By"?
Where was Leo Tolstoy from?
What did the snowman do in the poem "Boy at the Window"?
sentimentality
the indulgence in emotion for its own sake without regard for…
Leo Tolstoy
Who wrote "What Men Live By"?
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AP Literature Unit 7
Abeyance
Ambivalent
Beleaguer
Carte blanche
(n.) a state of being temporarily inactive,suspended, or set…
(adj.) having opposite and conflicting feelings about someone…
(v.) to set upon from all sides; to surround with an army; to…
(n.) full freedom or authority to act at one's own discretion
Abeyance
(n.) a state of being temporarily inactive,suspended, or set…
Ambivalent
(adj.) having opposite and conflicting feelings about someone…
60 terms
Unit 7-9 literature
Avenge
Cede
Deluge
Discretion
to get revenge for, get even for, settle a score; to punish s…
to give up, surrender; to hand over to another
a great flood; a heavy fall of rain; anything that comes in a…
good judgement; care in speech and action; freedom to jugde o…
Avenge
to get revenge for, get even for, settle a score; to punish s…
Cede
to give up, surrender; to hand over to another
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Unit 7 Literature
What is the theme of "The Tables Turne…
What English poet is celebrated in "Lo…
Which poem uses the image of a bird to…
In the Rime of the Ancient Mariner, to…
Nature is a better teacher than man.
John Milton
"To a Sky-lark"
a wedding guest
What is the theme of "The Tables Turne…
Nature is a better teacher than man.
What English poet is celebrated in "Lo…
John Milton
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Unit 7 Art and Literature
The Wanderer in the Mists by Friedrich
Frankenstein by Shelly
Massacre at Chios by Delacroix
Sea of Ice by Freidrich
warning of what can happen when man plays God; there are thin…
The Wanderer in the Mists by Friedrich
Frankenstein by Shelly
warning of what can happen when man plays God; there are thin…
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Abeka American Literature: Unit 7
John Greenleaf Whittier
Hiawatha's Wooing
The Courtin'
Maud Muller
Author of "Snow Bound"
Character Nokomis
Character Zekle
written by John Greenleaf Whittier
John Greenleaf Whittier
Author of "Snow Bound"
Hiawatha's Wooing
Character Nokomis
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Unit 7 Art and Literature
The Wanderer in the Mists by Friedrich
Frankenstein by Shelly
Massacre at Chios by Delacroix
Sea of Ice by Freidrich
warning of what can happen when man plays God; there are thin…
The Wanderer in the Mists by Friedrich
Frankenstein by Shelly
warning of what can happen when man plays God; there are thin…
45 terms
Literature Unit 7
Sentimentality
Simon
Matryona
Michael
the indulgence in emotion for its own sake without regard for…
Who is the main character in What Men Live By?
Who was his wife?
Who was the man that Simon picked up along the way?
Sentimentality
the indulgence in emotion for its own sake without regard for…
Simon
Who is the main character in What Men Live By?
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English Literature Unit 7
The man who possessed the greatest min…
The five poets who dominated the Roman…
The type of essay developed during the…
Three types of novels produced during…
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Wordsworth, Coleridge, Byron, Shelley, and Keats
familiar essay
Gothic, historical, manners
The man who possessed the greatest min…
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
The five poets who dominated the Roman…
Wordsworth, Coleridge, Byron, Shelley, and Keats
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Vocal Unit 7 Literature
authorize
culprit
dawdle
dissect
To approve or permit; to give power or authority to.
A person who has committed a crime or is guilty of some misco…
To waste time; to be idle; to spend more time in doing someth…
To cut apart in preparation for scientific study; to analyze…
authorize
To approve or permit; to give power or authority to.
culprit
A person who has committed a crime or is guilty of some misco…
20 terms
Unit 7 Literature Vocabulary
austere
beneficent
cadaverous
concoct
severe or stern in manner
performing acts of kindness or charity, charitable
pale, resembling a corpse, ghastly
to prepare by combining ingredients
austere
severe or stern in manner
beneficent
performing acts of kindness or charity, charitable
20 terms
Unit 7 Vocab-Literature
Allay
Bestial
Convivial
Coterie
(v.) to calm or pacify, set to rest; to lessen or relieve (sy…
(adj.) beastlike; beastly, brutal; subhuman in intelligence a…
(adj.) festive, sociable, having fun together, genial (syn: m…
(n.) a circle of acquaintances; a close-knit, often exclusive…
Allay
(v.) to calm or pacify, set to rest; to lessen or relieve (sy…
Bestial
(adj.) beastlike; beastly, brutal; subhuman in intelligence a…
26 terms
Literature unit 7
resign
caustic
foreman
beseech
to give up an office or position,to sign again.
capable of burning, corroding, or destroying living tissue, s…
a person in charge of a particular department, group of worke…
to beg eagerly for; solicit.
resign
to give up an office or position,to sign again.
caustic
capable of burning, corroding, or destroying living tissue, s…
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Literature Unit 7
Sonnets form the Portuguese
The Look
My Last Duchess
Pippa Passes
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Robert Browning
Robert Browning
Sonnets form the Portuguese
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
The Look
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
38 terms
Literature Vocab Unit 7
Furtive
furtive
Garish
garish
(adj) done in secret
s:covert
(adj) glaring or show
s:bright a:subdued
Furtive
(adj) done in secret
furtive
s:covert
10 terms
American Literature Unit 7 Vocabulary (11-20)
martinet
obviate
renegade
reprehensible
(n.) a strict disciplinarian; a stickler for the rules
(v.) to anticipate and prevent; to remove, dispose of
(n.) one who leaves a group; a deserter, outlaw; (adj.) trait…
(adj.) deserving blame or punishment
martinet
(n.) a strict disciplinarian; a stickler for the rules
obviate
(v.) to anticipate and prevent; to remove, dispose of
15 terms
Unit 7 Literature Authors Yo
Break, Break, Break
Ulysses
Locksley Hall
In Memoriam
ALT
ALT
ALT
ALT
Break, Break, Break
ALT
Ulysses
ALT
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Literature unit 7
Author of "The Sifting of Peter"
author of "Auf Wiedersehen"
who was the most popular american poet…
After his death, England honored him b…
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Author of "The Sifting of Peter"
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
author of "Auf Wiedersehen"
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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Literature - Unit 7 Vocabulary
adieu
advent
apex
assimilate
farwell, a farewell
an arrival; a coming into place or view
the highest point; tip
to absorb fully or make one's own; to adopt as one's own; to…
adieu
farwell, a farewell
advent
an arrival; a coming into place or view
10 terms
American Literature Unit 7 Vocabulary (1-10)
abhor
amend
buffet
chaos
(v.) to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
(v.) to change in a formal way; to change for the better
(v.) to slap or cuff; to strike repeatedly; to drive or force…
(n.) great confusion, disorder
abhor
(v.) to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
amend
(v.) to change in a formal way; to change for the better
12 terms
American literature unit 7
Prim
Pyro
Plu
Trib
First
Fire
More
Pay
Prim
First
Pyro
Fire
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Literature Vocab Unit 7
acme
attribute
belittle
convey
the highest point
a quality or characteristic belonging to or associated with s…
to make something appear smaller than it is; to refer to in a…
to transport; to transmit; to communicate, make known; to tra…
acme
the highest point
attribute
a quality or characteristic belonging to or associated with s…
63 terms
Literature: Unit 7
Queen Victoria
prose
Alfred, Lord Tennyson
"Break, Break, Break" (Tennyson)
England's longest-reigning monarch
form of literature that characterized the Victorian Age
the Voice of Victorian England; one of the greatest craftsmen…
the first published elegy for Arthur Hallam
Queen Victoria
England's longest-reigning monarch
prose
form of literature that characterized the Victorian Age
36 terms
American Literature Unit 7
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The Sifting of Peter
Auf Wiedersehen
A Psalm of Life
The Village Blacksmith
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The Sifting of Peter
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Auf Wiedersehen
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Vocabulary Unit 7 Literature
adieu
advent
apex
assimilate
(int.) "Farewell!"; (n.) a farewell
(n.) an arrival; a coming into place or view
(n.) the highest point, tip
(v.) to absorb fully or make one's own; to adopt as one's own…
adieu
(int.) "Farewell!"; (n.) a farewell
advent
(n.) an arrival; a coming into place or view
16 terms
World Literature-Unit 7
sentimentality
What Men Live By
Count Leo Tolstoy
Boy at the Window
-is the indulgence in emotion for its own sake without regard…
written by Count Leo Tolstoy
a Russian writer and philosopher was born into an aristocrati…
written by Richard Wilbur
sentimentality
-is the indulgence in emotion for its own sake without regard…
What Men Live By
written by Count Leo Tolstoy
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Unit 7 Vocabulary : Literature
Surly
Bogus
Exorbitant
Interim
Bad tempered and rude ; angry
False; counterfeit
Unreasonably high; excessive
The time in between; coming between two points in time
Surly
Bad tempered and rude ; angry
Bogus
False; counterfeit
21 terms
Literature Unit 7
sentimentality
Leo Tolstoy
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Paul Lawrence Dunbar
the indulgence in emotion for its own sake without regard for…
Author of "What Men Live By"
Author of "The Rainy Day"
Author of "Sympathy"
sentimentality
the indulgence in emotion for its own sake without regard for…
Leo Tolstoy
Author of "What Men Live By"
22 terms
Unit 7 Literature
Allay
Bestial
Convivial
Coterie
(verb) to put (fear, doubt, suspicion, anger, etc.) to rest;…
(adj.) of, relating to, or having the form of a beast : witho…
(adj.) friendly; agreeable: fond of feasting, drinking, and m…
(Noun) a group of people who associate closely. an exclusive…
Allay
(verb) to put (fear, doubt, suspicion, anger, etc.) to rest;…
Bestial
(adj.) of, relating to, or having the form of a beast : witho…
39 terms
Exploring Literature Unit 7 Poetry
Author of A Red, Red Rose
Author of Ballad of Birmingham
A ballad
Poetry is
Robert Burns
Dudley Randall
a form of poetry that tells a story, passed from person to pe…
literature in verse form that usually has rhythm
Author of A Red, Red Rose
Robert Burns
Author of Ballad of Birmingham
Dudley Randall
15 terms
Bridges to Literature III Unit 7
essential
suspiciously
fashioned
descended
(adj.)necessary
(adv.) without trust
(verb) shaped or formed
(verb) moved from a higher to a lower place
essential
(adj.)necessary
suspiciously
(adv.) without trust
15 terms
AP Literature and Composition Unit 7 Vocabulary
abjure
anomaly
equanimity
estrange
To renounce
a deviation from the norm; an odd or peculiar occurrence
stability, calmness
to alienate
abjure
To renounce
anomaly
a deviation from the norm; an odd or peculiar occurrence
20 terms
Literature Unit 7
Belligerence
Amicable
Bellicose
Bibliophile
warlike mood or nature
not bitter or hostile, friendly
warlike in nature
one who loves bookes
Belligerence
warlike mood or nature
Amicable
not bitter or hostile, friendly
10 terms
Unit 7 Literature Vocab
Deride
Remorse
Esoteric
Efface
To ridicule or make fun of.
Regret, sadness tinged with grief.
Understood by only a select few.
To erase or wipe out.
Deride
To ridicule or make fun of.
Remorse
Regret, sadness tinged with grief.
12 terms
Literature Voc Unit 7
Barrier
Calculate
Compose
Considerable
Something that blocks the way; an obstacle
To find out by using mathematics or reasoning, estimate
To be or make up the parts of, form; to create or write; to c…
Fairly large in size or extent; worthy of attention
Barrier
Something that blocks the way; an obstacle
Calculate
To find out by using mathematics or reasoning, estimate
32 terms
literature unit 7
longfellow
longfellow
longfellow
longfellow
a psalm of life
the arrow and the song
the builders
hiawatha wooing
longfellow
a psalm of life
longfellow
the arrow and the song
20 terms
Unit 7 Vocab Terms ~ Literature
Acme
Attribute
Belittle
Convey
The highest point
A quality or characteristic belonging to or associated with s…
To make something appear smaller than it is
To transport, to transmit, to communicate, to make known
Acme
The highest point
Attribute
A quality or characteristic belonging to or associated with s…
20 terms
Literature unit 7
Authorize
culprit
dawdle
dissect
to approve or permit
a person who has committed crime or is guilty of misconduct
to waste time
to analyze with great care
Authorize
to approve or permit
culprit
a person who has committed crime or is guilty of misconduct
20 terms
Unit 7 literature vocabulary
amiss
brawl
detest
domestic
faulty, imperfect, not as it should be
a noisy quarrel or fight
to hate. dislike very much
native to a country, not foreign
amiss
faulty, imperfect, not as it should be
brawl
a noisy quarrel or fight
19 terms
Unit 7 - Literature
Adieu
Bogus
Exorbitant
Malign
Farewell
False, counterfeit
Unreasonably, excessive
To speak evil of, slander.
Adieu
Farewell
Bogus
False, counterfeit
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Literature Unit 7 - Definition
authorize
culprit
dawdle
dissect
to approve or permit; to give power or authority to
a person who has committed a crime or is guilty of some misco…
to waste time; to be idle; to spend more time in doing someth…
to cut apart in preparation for scientific study; to analyze…
authorize
to approve or permit; to give power or authority to
culprit
a person who has committed a crime or is guilty of some misco…
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