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PAP english vocab, literary terms, and roots
Burly
condemn
divert
elated
husky, brawny, muscular
denounce, criticize, judge against
deflect, turn aside
excited, uplifted, exultant
Burly
husky, brawny, muscular
condemn
denounce, criticize, judge against
73 terms
2016 English Final: Words, Roots, Literary Terms
fallacy
hyperbole
formidable
deprecate
a mistaken notion; a misconception
extreme exaggeration for effect and not meant to be taken lit…
arousing fear or awe
to express strong disapproval of
fallacy
a mistaken notion; a misconception
hyperbole
extreme exaggeration for effect and not meant to be taken lit…
24 terms
English Final Root Words and Literary Terms
MAL
LUM
AB
TRANS
Bad
Light
Separate
Move
MAL
Bad
LUM
Light
English final: Literary Terms/ Root Vocab
BELL
PAC/PEAS
THE/THEO
PROB/PROV
War
Peace
God
Prove
BELL
War
PAC/PEAS
Peace
12 terms
English Literary Terms
Conflict
man vs. man conflict
man vs. nature
man vs. self
The problem in a story
when two or more people are against each other
when a character is struggling to survive in the enviornment
when the character is struggling with their thoughts, feeling…
Conflict
The problem in a story
man vs. man conflict
when two or more people are against each other
33 terms
English Literary Terms 2016
alliteration
antagonist
author's purpose
climax
when two or more words in a group of words begin with the sam…
(the bad guy) the opponent or enemy of the main character or…
why it was written; ... 1. INFORM the reader by teaching about s…
the point in the writing at which the reader is experiencing…
alliteration
when two or more words in a group of words begin with the sam…
antagonist
(the bad guy) the opponent or enemy of the main character or…
24 terms
English 9 Literary Terms
Plot
External conflict
Character
Setting
Sequence of events that make up a story
Struggle against an outside force.
A person, animal or force in the story.
The time and place of a story.
Plot
Sequence of events that make up a story
External conflict
Struggle against an outside force.
13 terms
English 10 Literary Terms
symbol
imagery
theme
motif
A concrete person, place, or object used to represent an abst…
Words or phrases a writer selects to create a certain picture…
A statement about life a particular work is expressing, centr…
An often repeated idea or theme in literature; an object, des…
symbol
A concrete person, place, or object used to represent an abst…
imagery
Words or phrases a writer selects to create a certain picture…
16 terms
English 3 - Literary Terms
imagery
annotating
repetition
parallelism
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
Marks in the margin as you read that summarize material=your…
Repeated use of sounds, words, or ideas for effect and emphasis
Phrases or sentences of a similar construction/meaning placed…
imagery
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
annotating
Marks in the margin as you read that summarize material=your…
8 terms
Literary Terms - English 10
hero
villain
setting
tone
The good person in the story (héros, héroe, بطل)
The bad person in the story (scélérat, villano, الوغد)
The time and place of a story (el escenario, la mise, خلفية
How a story makes you feel (le ton, el tono, مزاج)
hero
The good person in the story (héros, héroe, بطل)
villain
The bad person in the story (scélérat, villano, الوغد)
16 terms
English III - Literary Terms
imagery
annotating
repetition
parallelism
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
Marks in the margin as you read that summarize material=your…
Repeated use of sounds, words, or ideas for effect and emphasis
Phrases or sentences of a similar construction/meaning placed…
imagery
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
annotating
Marks in the margin as you read that summarize material=your…
50 terms
Literary Terms English II
Conflict
External Conflict
Internal Conflict
Plot
a struggle between opposing forces. Ex. man vs. man; man vs.…
a struggle between a character and an outside force
a struggle that takes within the character's own mind
the series of events in a story; the events center on a confl…
Conflict
a struggle between opposing forces. Ex. man vs. man; man vs.…
External Conflict
a struggle between a character and an outside force
28 terms
Literary Terms - English 2
simile
conflict
hyperbole
theme
comparing two things using LIKE or AS
the problems or complications in the story
exaggeration of the truth for effect
the idea the author is trying to get across or teach the reader
simile
comparing two things using LIKE or AS
conflict
the problems or complications in the story
34 terms
English Literary Terms
A story meant to be told on a symbolic…
The repetition of initial consonant so…
A reference to someone or something fa…
Description of a character mentally, p…
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Characterization
A story meant to be told on a symbolic…
Allegory
The repetition of initial consonant so…
Alliteration
English II Literary Terms
Figurative Language
Literal Meaning
Literal Meaning
Figurative Meaning
words or phrases that describe one thing in terms of another…
what is actually being said
"Don't be so down in the dumps" Litterally: get out of the ga…
what is being implied or suggested
Figurative Language
words or phrases that describe one thing in terms of another…
Literal Meaning
what is actually being said
15 terms
English Literary Terms
Setting
Plot
Conflict
Theme
The time and place where a story is set
The sequence of important events (exposition, rising action c…
The problem of a story
The life lesson that a reader learns from a story.
Setting
The time and place where a story is set
Plot
The sequence of important events (exposition, rising action c…
13 terms
English Literary Terms
plot
exposition
rising action
climax
Sequence of events in a story
Beginning of a story
Events leading up to the climax
Most exciting moment of the story; turning point
plot
Sequence of events in a story
exposition
Beginning of a story
24 terms
English Literary Terms
Plot
External conflict
Character
Setting
Sequence of events that make up a story
Struggle against an outside force.
A person, animal or force in the story.
The time and place of a story.
Plot
Sequence of events that make up a story
External conflict
Struggle against an outside force.
34 terms
English I Literary Terms & Devices
Alliteration
Consonant
Allusion
Hyperbole
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
letters that are not vowels (b,c,d,f,g,h,j...)
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A figure of speech using deliberate exaggeration or overstate…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Consonant
letters that are not vowels (b,c,d,f,g,h,j...)
40 terms
PAP English 2: Winter Semester Review - Literary Terms and Roots
Conceit
Metonymy
Paradox
Synecdoche
a comparison of two unlikely things that is drawn out within…
a figure of speech that substitutes something closely related…
a seemingly contradictory statement which is nevertheless true
the use of a poet to represent the whole or vice versa
Conceit
a comparison of two unlikely things that is drawn out within…
Metonymy
a figure of speech that substitutes something closely related…
15 terms
AP English Vocab/ Latin and Greek Roots/ Literary Terms (Week 21)
Pac (pax)
Par
Pat
Path
peace... pacify
to give birth... parents, postpartum
father... paternal
suffer... pathology
Pac (pax)
peace... pacify
Par
to give birth... parents, postpartum
123 terms
KIST English Literary Terms
ALLEGORY
ALLITERATION
ALLUSION
AMBIGUITY
story or poem in which characters, settings, and events stand…
repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words t…
reference to someone or something that is known from history,…
deliberately suggesting two or more different, and sometimes…
ALLEGORY
story or poem in which characters, settings, and events stand…
ALLITERATION
repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words t…
198 terms
English Literary Terms
active voice
allegory
alliteration
allusion
Describes the relationship between the action (and state) tha…
An extended narrative, which carries a second meaning along w…
The repetition of similar consonant sounds at the beginning o…
Referring metaphorically to persons, places, and things from…
active voice
Describes the relationship between the action (and state) tha…
allegory
An extended narrative, which carries a second meaning along w…
19 terms
Literary Terms - English III
oral tradition
Puritan Plain Style
Oratory
slave narrative
the passing of songs, stories, and poems from generation to g…
The use of direct and simple language favored by Puritans who…
the art of public speaking
an autobiographical account written by a former slave
oral tradition
the passing of songs, stories, and poems from generation to g…
Puritan Plain Style
The use of direct and simple language favored by Puritans who…
20 terms
English 11 Literary Terms
theme
symbolism
flashback
foreshadowing
A message about life or human nature that the writer shares w…
A person, place or object which has a meaning in itself but s…
A scene in a movie, novel, etc., set in a time earlier than t…
A narrative device that hints at coming events; often builds…
theme
A message about life or human nature that the writer shares w…
symbolism
A person, place or object which has a meaning in itself but s…
21 terms
English 9 Literary Terms
Conflict
External Conflict
Internal Conflict
Exposition
noun - struggle between opposing forces. Ex. man vs. man; man…
noun - a struggle between a character and an outside force.
noun - a struggle that takes place within the character's own…
noun - introduces setting and characters; reveals or introduc…
Conflict
noun - struggle between opposing forces. Ex. man vs. man; man…
External Conflict
noun - a struggle between a character and an outside force.
198 terms
English 12 Literary Terms
active voice
allegory
alliteration
allusion
Describes the relationship between the action (and state) tha…
An extended narrative, which carries a second meaning along w…
The repetition of similar consonant sounds at the beginning o…
Referring metaphorically to persons, places, and things from…
active voice
Describes the relationship between the action (and state) tha…
allegory
An extended narrative, which carries a second meaning along w…
480 terms
Vocab/Roots/Literary Terms
accrue- definition
accrue- antonyms
feckless- definition
feckless- antonyms
to increase, accumulate, gain
to lose
useless, unproductive
useful, productive
accrue- definition
to increase, accumulate, gain
accrue- antonyms
to lose
19 terms
Literary terms - English 6
plot
dismayed
fable
character
the events
...
a story that teaches a lesson
a person or animal in a story
plot
the events
dismayed
...
26 terms
Literary Terms - English 2
simile
conflict
hyperbole
theme
comparing two things using LIKE or AS
the problems or complications in the story
exaggeration of the truth for effect
the idea the author is trying to get across or teach the reader
simile
comparing two things using LIKE or AS
conflict
the problems or complications in the story
30 terms
English Literary Terms
Irony
Character Foil
Denouement
Dynamic Character
The opposite of what is expected
Character whose traits are in direct contrast with those of t…
Set of events that occur after climax (resolution)
Character changes as the story goes on
Irony
The opposite of what is expected
Character Foil
Character whose traits are in direct contrast with those of t…
36 terms
Literary Terms English/Spanish
Plot
Parcela
Conflict
Conflicto
The series of related stories that make up the story
Porción de terreno
A struggle between opposing characters or opposing force
La lucha entre dos personales o fuerza opuesta
Plot
The series of related stories that make up the story
Parcela
Porción de terreno
Spanish/English Literary Terms
Plot - the sequence of events in a story
Story - an account of imaginary or rea…
Setting - time and place
tone - the author's attitude or though…
trama -... la secuencia de eventos en una historia
Parcela - la secuencia de eventos en una historia
ajuste - ... tiempo y lugar
tono - actitud o pensamientos del autor hacia el tema que est…
Plot - the sequence of events in a story
trama -... la secuencia de eventos en una historia
Story - an account of imaginary or rea…
Parcela - la secuencia de eventos en una historia
22 terms
English 7 Literary Terms
climax
protagonist
theme
characterization
the turning point, the point of highest tension in a story
main or central character in a story
central idea of a work of literature, it is a sentence about…
the act of creating convincing characters. Authors do this th…
climax
the turning point, the point of highest tension in a story
protagonist
main or central character in a story
31 terms
English 1A roots Touching Sprit Bear Literary Terms
Plot
Conflict
Climax
Exposing
How the story is organized/ the events that happen to determi…
Any struggle between opposing forces
The high point of the story where the conflict reaches its peak
Introduction of the main character, story setting ,and conflict
Plot
How the story is organized/ the events that happen to determi…
Conflict
Any struggle between opposing forces
24 terms
Literary Terms (English 9)
plot
plotline
exposition
rising action
The action of the story; all the events that take place
Visual representation of the plot
Beginning of story; sets up setting, characters, background
Conflicts begin, and puts the story in motion.
plot
The action of the story; all the events that take place
plotline
Visual representation of the plot
39 terms
English 1 Literary Terms
Plot
Exposition
Rising Action
Climax
Structure of a story
Beginning of a story... This is where you get background informa…
Between the exposition and the climax... This is where the confl…
The turning point of the story... Where the conflict or a charac…
Plot
Structure of a story
Exposition
Beginning of a story... This is where you get background informa…
36 terms
Literary Terms English
Allusion
Characterization
Conflict
External Conflict
a brief reference to a person, event, or place, real or ficti…
the techniques a writer uses to create and develop a characte…
the struggle between two opposing forces that is the basis of…
occurs between a character and any force outside him/herself.…
Allusion
a brief reference to a person, event, or place, real or ficti…
Characterization
the techniques a writer uses to create and develop a characte…
171 terms
AP English Literary Terms
Interpretation
Analysis
Denotation
Connotation
process of examining details of something in order to make se…
examination of the parts of something to discover relationshi…
the object or idea-the referent-that a word represents
the subjective, emotional associations that a word has for a…
Interpretation
process of examining details of something in order to make se…
Analysis
examination of the parts of something to discover relationshi…
36 terms
English I Literary Terms
mood
exposition
rising action
climax
a feeling created by the author
beginning of the story where characters and setting are intro…
events that happen in a story that lead up to the climax
the most exciting part of the story; where we learn the outcome
mood
a feeling created by the author
exposition
beginning of the story where characters and setting are intro…
22 terms
English 3 literary terms
plot
dialogue
stage direction
tragedy
ordered sequence of events that make up a play
conversation between the speakers
notes included in the play to describe the sets, costumes, pr…
a play that shows the death or downfall of the main character
plot
ordered sequence of events that make up a play
dialogue
conversation between the speakers
12 terms
English IV Literary Terms
precedence
alliteration
kenning
non-sequitur
the condition of being considered more important than someone…
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
is a type of circumlocution, in the form of a compound that e…
a conclusion or statement that does not logically follow from…
precedence
the condition of being considered more important than someone…
alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
14 terms
Literary Terms - English 10
Situational Irony
Verbal Irony
Dramatic Irony
Theme
What actually happens is the opposite of what is expected
character says one thing but means the opposite (sarcasm)
Reader knows something a character does not
main message in the story (moral); universal truth; must be a…
Situational Irony
What actually happens is the opposite of what is expected
Verbal Irony
character says one thing but means the opposite (sarcasm)
70 terms
Literary Terms- English 10 RE
Plot
Dynamic Character
Static Character
Setting
The chain of related events that take place in a story.
A main character that undergoes change as the plot unfolds.
A main character that stays the same.
The time and place of the action of a short story, novel, pla…
Plot
The chain of related events that take place in a story.
Dynamic Character
A main character that undergoes change as the plot unfolds.
69 terms
English 8 Literary Terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Audience
Cliche
Repeating the sound of a consonant in close proximity to each…
A casual reference in literature to a person, place, event, o…
The person(s) reading the text, seeing the performance, or he…
An overused expression that may have been so overused that it…
Alliteration
Repeating the sound of a consonant in close proximity to each…
Allusion
A casual reference in literature to a person, place, event, o…
27 terms
English 1 Literary Terms
plot
sequence
conflict
exposition
the series of related actions or events in a literary work
the arrangement of events in a literary work
struggle between opposing forces; any problem that must be so…
establishes the setting, identifies the characters, introduce…
plot
the series of related actions or events in a literary work
sequence
the arrangement of events in a literary work
63 terms
Literary terms for English
antagonist
atmosphere
characterization
climax
a major character who opposes the protagonist, or main charac…
the overall feeling of a work, related to tone and mood
the means by which a writer creates a fictional person; how a…
the point at which the action in a story or play reaches its…
antagonist
a major character who opposes the protagonist, or main charac…
atmosphere
the overall feeling of a work, related to tone and mood
54 terms
Literary Terms English 9
non-fiction
drama
myth
tall tale
a type of literature that tells about real-life people, place…
a play written to be performed by actors
a folktale (fictional story) about gods and goddesses (mythol…
an American hero folktale full of extreme exaggerations
non-fiction
a type of literature that tells about real-life people, place…
drama
a play written to be performed by actors
58 terms
English Literary Terms (EOC Highlights)
Conflict
Specific Types of Conflict
Protagonist
Characterization
a struggle between opposing forces (Internal and External)
Character vs. Self, vs. Society, vs. Nature, vs. Character
the main character in a work of literature, who is involved i…
The techniques an author uses to make his/her characters beli…
Conflict
a struggle between opposing forces (Internal and External)
Specific Types of Conflict
Character vs. Self, vs. Society, vs. Nature, vs. Character
79 terms
Literary Terms English 2
alliteration
allusion
analogy
antagonist
Repetition of initial consonant sounds. Example: She sells se…
A reference to a historical person or event or to a literary…
A comparison of two different things that are alike in some w…
A character or force in conflict with the main character.
alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds. Example: She sells se…
allusion
A reference to a historical person or event or to a literary…
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