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Literary Heroes Honors, The Odyssey- Vocabulary Master List
contending
valor
baleful
buffets
strive, fight
personal courage
destructive
strike with a blow
contending
strive, fight
valor
personal courage
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Literary Terms Honors Set
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
Anecdote
Repetition of initial sounds in a phrase.
An expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
The purposeful creation of a statement with more than one pos…
A brief narrative or a retelling of a story or event often ba…
Alliteration
Repetition of initial sounds in a phrase.
Allusion
An expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
38 terms
The Heroes (Eng II Honors)
Golden Fleece
Jason
Jason, Theseus, Perseus, Atalanta, Her…
Perseus
Jason's quest?
Medea loved?
Which heroes had an unusual birth or childhood?
Who killed Medusa?
Golden Fleece
Jason's quest?
Jason
Medea loved?
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honoring heroes
honor
event
fought
brave
존경을 표하다
행사
fight-fought
용감한
honor
존경을 표하다
event
행사
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Honors Vocab: Heroes #2
superación
fallecido
drogado
empeño
overcoming, self-improvement
dead
drugged
effort
superación
overcoming, self-improvement
fallecido
dead
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Honors American heroes
Web dubois
Thomas edison
Andrew Carnegie
Jd Rockefeller
Social justice , founder of NAACP
Light bulb inventor of 1920
"Steel King
"Oil man" most hated man in America
Web dubois
Social justice , founder of NAACP
Thomas edison
Light bulb inventor of 1920
19 terms
Heroes by Literary Period
Royal birth, or godly
Almost perfect, but has one FATAL flaw
Suffering is physical, with unusual de…
Fights for himself (selfish), but comm…
Classical
Classical
Classical
Classical
Royal birth, or godly
Classical
Almost perfect, but has one FATAL flaw
Classical
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English Honors | Tragic Hero
anagnorisis
catharsis
Dionysus
hamartia
knowing again, knowing back, knowing throughout about human f…
purification; tragedy first raises the emotion of pity and fe…
The Apollonian and Dionysian is a philosophical and literary…
fatal flaw
anagnorisis
knowing again, knowing back, knowing throughout about human f…
catharsis
purification; tragedy first raises the emotion of pity and fe…
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Honors LA Tragic Hero Vocab
catharsis
tragic figures
tragedy
oedipus
purging of emotion
imaginations are expressed by actions, noble figures who are…
dramatic art, "sad, depressing"
king of thebes
catharsis
purging of emotion
tragic figures
imaginations are expressed by actions, noble figures who are…
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English II Honors Heroes
King Athamas
Nephele
Phrixus
Ram with the Golden Fleece
Married to Nephele and father of Phrixus ad Helle
Mother of Phrixus and Helle. Gets divorced from Athamas and i…
Son of Athamas and Nephele
Sent by Hermes to save Phrixus and Helle. Phrixus and Nephele…
King Athamas
Married to Nephele and father of Phrixus ad Helle
Nephele
Mother of Phrixus and Helle. Gets divorced from Athamas and i…
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english honors vocab on heros
tragic hero
hubris
hartia
Ate
a literary character who makes an error of judgment or has a…
exaggerated self pride or self-confidence (overbearing pride)…
Literally translated, a hamartia is a "fatal flaw." In Greek…
The blind recklessness frequently displayed by tragic heroes.…
tragic hero
a literary character who makes an error of judgment or has a…
hubris
exaggerated self pride or self-confidence (overbearing pride)…
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Heros journey- 9th honors lit
heros journey
Epic hero traits
foil
Epics
status quo... call to adventure... refusal of the call... assistance... d…
fatal flaw; nobility ... royal birth/demi god... accepts challenges…
a character that stands in stark contrast to another characte…
long narrative poems that tell of adventures of heroes... -TOLD…
heros journey
status quo... call to adventure... refusal of the call... assistance... d…
Epic hero traits
fatal flaw; nobility ... royal birth/demi god... accepts challenges…
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Honors vocab: Heroes #1 Verbos
apoyar
drogarse
empeñarse
fallecer
To support
to take drugs
to make an effort to, insist on
To die
apoyar
To support
drogarse
to take drugs
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Heroes Unit Literary Terms
archetype
allegory
cultural significance
drama
a typical character, situation, or story line found in many s…
an extended metaphor where people, objects, or events in a st…
the generally accepted importance of a work representing a gi…
a genre of literature - a play intended to be performed, eith…
archetype
a typical character, situation, or story line found in many s…
allegory
an extended metaphor where people, objects, or events in a st…
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Poetry Literary Terms Honors
The author of Dream Deferred
The poem "Metaphors' by Sylvia Plath i…
(u/) (u/) (u/) (u/) (u/)
(/u) (/u) (/u) (/u)
Langston Hughes
extended metaphor
Iambic pentameter
trochaic tetrameter
The author of Dream Deferred
Langston Hughes
The poem "Metaphors' by Sylvia Plath i…
extended metaphor
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Ancient Greek Heroes Literary Terms
Oral Tradition
genre
bard
legend
the way stories were normally passed on by word of mouth in a…
a type of literature; a category
a poet; an ancient singer of stories written as poetry and se…
a story about a real person whose heroic deeds have been exag…
Oral Tradition
the way stories were normally passed on by word of mouth in a…
genre
a type of literature; a category
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Honors Literary Terms for Antigone
tragedy
tragic hero
hamartia
hubris
a dramatic composition, often in verse, dealing with a seriou…
According to Aristotle:a character of usually of noble birth…
noun tragic flaw. literature the flaw in character which lead…
excessive pride or self-confidence; arrogance. (in Greek trag…
tragedy
a dramatic composition, often in verse, dealing with a seriou…
tragic hero
According to Aristotle:a character of usually of noble birth…
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Honors Literary Elements
allegory
alliteration
allusion
anagram
An extended metaphor in which objects, persons, and actions a…
The repetition of initial sounds in neighboring words. Can be…
A brief reference to a person, event, or place, real or ficti…
A word or phrase made by transposing the letters.... Example: To…
allegory
An extended metaphor in which objects, persons, and actions a…
alliteration
The repetition of initial sounds in neighboring words. Can be…
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Honors Literary Elements
literary element
character
static character
dynamic character
a feature that can be found in any written or spoken narrativ…
anyone in a story
a character that does not change in the story
a character that changes in ... the story
literary element
a feature that can be found in any written or spoken narrativ…
character
anyone in a story
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Literary Heroes Vocabulary
Epic
Epic Hero
Elegy
Wergild
A long narrative poem, written in heightened language, which…
a brave and noble character in an epic poem, admired for grea…
a sorrowful poem or speech
a fine, the amount paid by the wrongdoer to the family of the…
Epic
A long narrative poem, written in heightened language, which…
Epic Hero
a brave and noble character in an epic poem, admired for grea…
8 terms
Literary Devices- Classical Heroes
epic poetry
invocation
epithet
epic hero
long, formal, narrative poem written in an elevated style tha…
a direct and explicit request for help
an adjective or phrase applied to a noun (commonly a name) to…
a man of great significance
epic poetry
long, formal, narrative poem written in an elevated style tha…
invocation
a direct and explicit request for help
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Literary Elements Honors 9
Imagery
Symbolism
Hyperbole
Alliteration
Language that evokes one or all five of the senses: touch sig…
Using an object, action, or idea to represent something other…
Exaggeration or overstatement
The repetition of initial sounds in neighboring words, can be…
Imagery
Language that evokes one or all five of the senses: touch sig…
Symbolism
Using an object, action, or idea to represent something other…
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English II Honors: Heros Journey Notes
1
2
3
4
Call to Adventure
Assistance
Departure
Trials
1
Call to Adventure
2
Assistance
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Honors Intro to Lit Epics and Heroes
epic
epithets
Epic Similes/Homeric Simile
The Classical Hero
-a very long poem... -a hero is faced with a challenge and in th…
-brief descriptive phrases... -characterize a person or thing... -s…
-uses like or as "sometimes"... -comparison between 2 things... -an…
-he is of royal birth... -might be half mortal of half god... -born…
epic
-a very long poem... -a hero is faced with a challenge and in th…
epithets
-brief descriptive phrases... -characterize a person or thing... -s…
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English Honors Literary Terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Archetype
Ballad
repetition of first letter consonant sound; used to catch att…
when something of general knowledge (person, thing, event) is…
a detail, image, or character type that occurs frequently in…
is a poem that is typically arranged in quatrains with the rh…
Alliteration
repetition of first letter consonant sound; used to catch att…
Allusion
when something of general knowledge (person, thing, event) is…
45 terms
9 Honors Literary Devices
indirect characterization
dynamic character
protagonist
foil
when the reader has to infer what a character is like accordi…
a character who changes due to the events which occur through…
a story's main character
a character who is the complete opposite of the protagonist a…
indirect characterization
when the reader has to infer what a character is like accordi…
dynamic character
a character who changes due to the events which occur through…
34 terms
Honors Literary Terms
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Imagery
A comparison between two or more items using 'like' or 'as'
A comparison between two unlike things that share something i…
Giving human characteristics to things not living
The use of sensory details to paint a picture with words
Simile
A comparison between two or more items using 'like' or 'as'
Metaphor
A comparison between two unlike things that share something i…
49 terms
Heroes and Quests Collection 6 Test Literary Elements
alliteration
allusion
antonyms
archetypes
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
A reference to literary person, place, event or composition
Words with opposite meanings
Universal concepts we all share as part of the human species…
alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
allusion
A reference to literary person, place, event or composition
18 terms
Honors English 11 Literary Terms
paraphrase
stanza
speaker
imagery
to put into your own words, especially to achieve greater cla…
a group of lines in a poem
the narrative voice in a literary work who speaks of his or h…
words that appeal to a reader's five senses
paraphrase
to put into your own words, especially to achieve greater cla…
stanza
a group of lines in a poem
38 terms
Literary Terms: Honors 10
antagonist
atmosphere
character
static character
a person who actively opposes or is hostile to someone or som…
the emotional feelings inspired by work.
a creature that is involved in a piece of writing, in a film…
a character that remains the same throughout the story, they…
antagonist
a person who actively opposes or is hostile to someone or som…
atmosphere
the emotional feelings inspired by work.
16 terms
Honors LA: Literary Terms
Antagonist
Character
Climax
Denouement
the adversary of the protagonist of a literary work
the person portrayed in a drama or novel
the turning point in a plot; very intense moment in the drama
the final resolution; the events following the climax
Antagonist
the adversary of the protagonist of a literary work
Character
the person portrayed in a drama or novel
45 terms
Literary Terms Honors English I
short story
plot
hook
exposition
a piece of prose fiction, usually under 10,000 words
sequence of events in a work of literature
designed to catch people's attention
background information for a short story
short story
a piece of prose fiction, usually under 10,000 words
plot
sequence of events in a work of literature
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Honors LA: Literary Terms
Antagonist
Character
Climax
Denouement
the adversary of the protagonist of a literary work
the person portrayed in a drama or novel
the turning point in a plot; very intense moment in the drama
the final resolution; the events following the climax
Antagonist
the adversary of the protagonist of a literary work
Character
the person portrayed in a drama or novel
36 terms
Honors 9 Literary Terms
author's purpose
plot
exposition
rising action
His/Her main reason for writing; to entertain, inform, pursuade
sequence of events in a story
beginning; includes the introduction of characters, setting,…
story builds, suspense builds, plot develops
author's purpose
His/Her main reason for writing; to entertain, inform, pursuade
plot
sequence of events in a story
36 terms
Honors 9 Literary Terms
author's purpose
plot
exposition
rising action
His/Her main reason for writing; to entertain, inform, pursuade
sequence of events in a story
beginning; includes the introduction of characters, setting,…
story builds, suspense builds, plot develops
author's purpose
His/Her main reason for writing; to entertain, inform, pursuade
plot
sequence of events in a story
36 terms
Honors 9 Literary Terms
author's purpose
plot
exposition
rising action
His/Her main reason for writing; to entertain, inform, pursuade
sequence of events in a story
beginning; includes the introduction of characters, setting,…
story builds, suspense builds, plot develops
author's purpose
His/Her main reason for writing; to entertain, inform, pursuade
plot
sequence of events in a story
Honors 2016 Literary Terms
Theme
Symbols
narrator
Point of view
the main point of the story
one thing that can mean one thing but can also suggest anothe…
the one who tells the story.
the relationship of the narrator to the story that he/she tel…
Theme
the main point of the story
Symbols
one thing that can mean one thing but can also suggest anothe…
61 terms
NPIB/Honors Heroes Unit Review
What are five characteristics that mak…
What are the different types of heroes…
What is an epic hero?
What is a folk hero?
*enhanced skills/capabilities ... *overcome an obstacle... *help ot…
*epic hero... *folk hero... *romantic hero... *tragic hero... *super hero…
a hero who is unnaturally large/strong who embarks upon a jou…
remembered by the masses for achievements, usually song
What are five characteristics that mak…
*enhanced skills/capabilities ... *overcome an obstacle... *help ot…
What are the different types of heroes…
*epic hero... *folk hero... *romantic hero... *tragic hero... *super hero…
13 terms
Literary Periods- Ketch Honors 10
Modernist fiction
Contemporary Literature
Transcendentalism
The Harlem Renaissance
Modernism's fiction and writings are characterized by a break…
In this, we see an influence on our literature from past and…
Characterized by a philosophy known as Idealism and held a be…
Characterized by the coming-of-age of African-American cultur…
Modernist fiction
Modernism's fiction and writings are characterized by a break…
Contemporary Literature
In this, we see an influence on our literature from past and…
57 terms
9th Honors Literary Terms
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Anecdote
A story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
The occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
An expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
A short and amusing or interesting story about a real inciden…
Allegory
A story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
Alliteration
The occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
29 terms
Honors English Literary terms
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
A story in which people, things, and events have two levels o…
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
Allegory
A story in which people, things, and events have two levels o…
Alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
34 terms
Literary Devices HONORS STUDIES
Allegory
Allusion
Dialect
Hyperbole
A form of extended metaphor in which all of the elements have…
A reference to a real or fictitious person, event, place, wor…
The language of a particular region or group of people.
A figure of speech in which the author uses exaggeration for…
Allegory
A form of extended metaphor in which all of the elements have…
Allusion
A reference to a real or fictitious person, event, place, wor…
31 terms
Heroes and Quests Collection 6 Test Literary Elements with Images
elements of epic
epic hero
simile
metaphor
divine intervention, monsters, in medias res
A brave and noble character in an epic poem, admired for grea…
A comparison using "like" or "as"... EX: "caught two in his hand…
A comparison without using like or as... EX: He was a god.
elements of epic
divine intervention, monsters, in medias res
epic hero
A brave and noble character in an epic poem, admired for grea…
25 terms
Literary Elements_Honors
analogy
person v. person
metaphor
simile
comparing certain parts of 2 things in order to explain a con…
good guy vs. bad guy is one example
comparison without using "like" or as
comparison using "like" or "as"
analogy
comparing certain parts of 2 things in order to explain a con…
person v. person
good guy vs. bad guy is one example
28 terms
Honors English Literary Terms
Petrarchan sonnet
Shakespearean sonnet
Conceit
Heroic couplet
a sonnet arranged into two parts - an octave, consisting of t…
A sonnet that is arranged into three quatrains, rhyming abab,…
An elaborate figure of speech comparing two very dissimilar t…
A pair of rhyming Iambic Pentameter lines; the favored verse…
Petrarchan sonnet
a sonnet arranged into two parts - an octave, consisting of t…
Shakespearean sonnet
A sonnet that is arranged into three quatrains, rhyming abab,…
94 terms
Honors English Literary Terms
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
A story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
A sound device in which there is a repetition of the first co…
An indirect reference by one text to another in relation to a…
Purposeful use of open-ended interpretations by the author in…
Allegory
A story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
Alliteration
A sound device in which there is a repetition of the first co…
56 terms
Ninth Grade Honors Literary Terms
Allusion
Antagonist
Anthromorphic
Character
an indirect or passing reference
bad guys
having human characteristics
person,animal,or figure
Allusion
an indirect or passing reference
Antagonist
bad guys
15 terms
Honors Literary Terms
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
a sound device in which there is a repetition of the first co…
an indirect reference by one text to another in relation to a…
a sound device in which there is a repetition of the vowel so…
Allegory
a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
Alliteration
a sound device in which there is a repetition of the first co…
10 terms
Literary terms Honors
Metaphor
Simile
Personification
Foreshadow
A figure of speech in which one thing is spoken of as though…
A figure of speech using like or as
A trope in which abstractions, animals, ideas, and inanimate…
Suggesting, hinting, indicating, or showing what will occur l…
Metaphor
A figure of speech in which one thing is spoken of as though…
Simile
A figure of speech using like or as
28 terms
Honors 2 Literary Terms 16/17
The central message or insight reveale…
Comparing two things-by saying one thi…
repeating the same sound at the beginn…
Writing or speech that is not meant to…
theme
metaphor
alliteration
figurative language
The central message or insight reveale…
theme
Comparing two things-by saying one thi…
metaphor
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