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Literature 11
Trope
Synecdoche
Metonymy
Metaphor
A figurative or metaphorical use of word or expression.
A figure of speech in which a part is made to represent the w…
The substitution of the name of an attribute or adjunct for t…
A figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an…
Trope
A figurative or metaphorical use of word or expression.
Synecdoche
A figure of speech in which a part is made to represent the w…
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British Literature List #11
admonish (v)
diligent (adj)
gloat (v)
irreverence (n)
to scold gently, to correct in a well meaning way
tending to do something with careful and steady effort
to show mean-spirited happiness; to be happy about someone's…
disrespect
admonish (v)
to scold gently, to correct in a well meaning way
diligent (adj)
tending to do something with careful and steady effort
Literature 11
Despondent
Camaraderie
Humility
Pretentious
A feeling of profound hopelessness
Good fellowship or brotherhood
Modest opinion or estimate of one importance
Assuming dignity or importance
Despondent
A feeling of profound hopelessness
Camaraderie
Good fellowship or brotherhood
Literature 11
Hysteria
Faction
Abomination
Pretense
When you are excited or exaggerate uncontrollably.
A small, organized, dissenting group within a larger one, esp…
Feeling hatred or creating hatred towards someone.
To make something look like it's true but it's really not.
Hysteria
When you are excited or exaggerate uncontrollably.
Faction
A small, organized, dissenting group within a larger one, esp…
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11 Literature
Approbation
Assuge
Coalition
Decadence
The expression of approval or favorable opinion; praise
Make easier or milder; relieve; to quiet; calm; put an end to
A combination; union; or merger for some specific purpose
Decline, decay or deterioration; a condition or period of dec…
Approbation
The expression of approval or favorable opinion; praise
Assuge
Make easier or milder; relieve; to quiet; calm; put an end to
Literature 11
Concessions
Prodigy
Benevolently
Pungent
To act of conceding.
A person especially, a child or a young person.
Characterized by expressing good will.
Sharply affecting the organs of taste or smell.
Concessions
To act of conceding.
Prodigy
A person especially, a child or a young person.
Literature 11
Unconscious
Depth
Ancestors
Protruded
Without awareness, sensation or cognition.
A dimension taken through an object or body of material usual…
A person from whom is which is descended, forebear progenitor.
To project,
Unconscious
Without awareness, sensation or cognition.
Depth
A dimension taken through an object or body of material usual…
Literature 11
Entreated
Feigned
Subsisted
Successive
To ask (a person) earnestly beseech, implore, beg.
Pretended, sham, counterfeit.
To exist, continue in existence.
Following in order of in uninterrupted sequence, consecutive.
Entreated
To ask (a person) earnestly beseech, implore, beg.
Feigned
Pretended, sham, counterfeit.
Literature 11
Insidious
Privileges
Vigilant
Despotism
Intended to entrap or beguile.
A right, immunity, or benefit enjoyed only by a person beyond…
Keenly, watchful to detect danger, weary.
The rule of despot, the exercise of absolute authority.
Insidious
Intended to entrap or beguile.
Privileges
A right, immunity, or benefit enjoyed only by a person beyond…
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11 Literature Syllabus Terms
Aesthetic
Appreciation
Attitude
Audience
A sense of beauty or an appreciation of artistic expression.…
The act of discerning the quality and value of literary texts.
A stance regarding a situation, idea, character, event or iss…
The group of readers, listeners or viewers that it is presume…
Aesthetic
A sense of beauty or an appreciation of artistic expression.…
Appreciation
The act of discerning the quality and value of literary texts.
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AP Literature 11-20
Rhetoric
Redundant
Strumpet
Sycophant
From the Greek for "orator," this term describes the principl…
Needlessly repetitive
A prostitute; a harlot
a self-serving flatterer; yes-man
Rhetoric
From the Greek for "orator," this term describes the principl…
Redundant
Needlessly repetitive
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Week 11 Literature terms
accentual-syllabic meter
continuous form
implied situation
lyric poem
a meter that is measured by the number and pattern of both sy…
an arrangement whereby there is only one continuous group of…
the implied and understood-but not explicitly told-situation…
a short, non-narrative poem expressing the thoughts and feeli…
accentual-syllabic meter
a meter that is measured by the number and pattern of both sy…
continuous form
an arrangement whereby there is only one continuous group of…
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AP Literature Vocab 11
Imagery
Auditory Imagery
Gustatory Imagery
Kinetic Imagery
devices which appeal to the senses: visual, tactile, auditory…
sound imagery. It appeals to the sense of hearing. Ex: "The t…
imagery appealing to the sense of taste.
imagery that appeals to movement. Ex: The flies flew around o…
Imagery
devices which appeal to the senses: visual, tactile, auditory…
Auditory Imagery
sound imagery. It appeals to the sense of hearing. Ex: "The t…
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AP Literature List 11 Vocabulary
austere
corpulent
derisive
effeminate
(adj) grave; sober, solemn, serious
(adj) large or bulky; portly; fat
(adj) characterized by or expressing ridicule; mocking
(adj) characterized by excessive softness, delicacy, self-ind…
austere
(adj) grave; sober, solemn, serious
corpulent
(adj) large or bulky; portly; fat
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English 11 Literature Terms
Introduction ( or exposition)
Rising action
Climax
Conclusion/denouement
Introduces the setting, characters and/or conflicts in a story.
The series of events in a story leading up to the climax
The height of emotional intesity in a story.
the section of the story which ties up the loose edge
Introduction ( or exposition)
Introduces the setting, characters and/or conflicts in a story.
Rising action
The series of events in a story leading up to the climax
Literature list 11
Robot
Jabberwocky
Lilliputian
Quixotic
Performs humans tasks
Writing or speech that makes no sense
Very tiny
Someone who is romantic and impractical
Robot
Performs humans tasks
Jabberwocky
Writing or speech that makes no sense
20 terms
Year 11 Literature 2017
Modernism
Alienation
self-conciousness
conventional
Era of Literature, Art and Music 1900 to 1950 includes World…
Feeling isolated and separated from everyone else
AWARENESS of one's self which can be influenced by attitudes,…
Traditional... (adj.) in line with accepted ideas or standards;…
Modernism
Era of Literature, Art and Music 1900 to 1950 includes World…
Alienation
Feeling isolated and separated from everyone else
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American Literature Unit 10 Vocabulary (11-20)
insuperable
lamentable
misnomer
profess
(adj.) incapable of being overcome
(adj.) to be regretted or pitied
(n.) an unsuitable or misleading name
(v.) to affirm openly; to state belief in; to claim, pretend
insuperable
(adj.) incapable of being overcome
lamentable
(adj.) to be regretted or pitied
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American Literature Unit 9 Vocabulary (11-20)
gnarled
indemnity
inkling
limpid
(adj.) knotted, twisted, lumpy
(n.) a payment for damage or loss
(n.) a hint; a vague notion
(adj.) clear, transparent; readily understood
gnarled
(adj.) knotted, twisted, lumpy
indemnity
(n.) a payment for damage or loss
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American Literature Unit 11 Vocabulary (11-20)
misconstrue
obnoxious
placate
placid
(v.) to interpret wrongly, mistake the meaning of
(adj.) highly offensive, arousing strong dislike
(v.) to appease, soothe, pacify
(adj) calm, peaceful
misconstrue
(v.) to interpret wrongly, mistake the meaning of
obnoxious
(adj.) highly offensive, arousing strong dislike
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List 11 literature
Robot
Jabberwocky
Lilliputian
Quixotic
A mechanical device that performs human tasks.
Writing or speech that makes no sense
Very tiny
Someone who is romantic and impractical
Robot
A mechanical device that performs human tasks.
Jabberwocky
Writing or speech that makes no sense
Junior Literature Lesson 12 11 LA
Badinage
Bilious
Blandishment
Debauchery
Playful, teasing talk
Bad Tempered; cross
Flattery
Corruption; Self-indulgence
Badinage
Playful, teasing talk
Bilious
Bad Tempered; cross
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Literature Vocab 11
allude
clairvoyant
conclusive
disreputable
(v.) to refer to casually or indirectly... s- suggest, insinuate…
(adj.) supernaturally perceptive; (n.) one who possesses extr…
(adj.) serving to settle an issue; final
(adj.) not respectable, not esteemed... s- disgraceful, discredi…
allude
(v.) to refer to casually or indirectly... s- suggest, insinuate…
clairvoyant
(adj.) supernaturally perceptive; (n.) one who possesses extr…
Literature Vocab 11
Overt
Peerless
Recalcitrant
Salutary
Not hidden; open.... Most observers took the senator's speech as…
Having no equal; better than the rest.... Theresa's ______ beaut…
Refusing to obey or follow orders; unmanageable resistant.... Th…
Healthful; useful or helpful; remedial.... Upon sagacious reflec…
Overt
Not hidden; open.... Most observers took the senator's speech as…
Peerless
Having no equal; better than the rest.... Theresa's ______ beaut…
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Literature Test 11
Aeneas
Beatrice
Charon
Dido
Trojan warrior who narrates The Wooden Horse
symbolizes divine revelation in the Divine Comedy
ferryman at river Acheron
queen of Carthage
Aeneas
Trojan warrior who narrates The Wooden Horse
Beatrice
symbolizes divine revelation in the Divine Comedy
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literature ch 10-11
sinners in the hands of an angry god... s…
Charles g. finney
t. Dewitt Talmage
D.L.Moody
title of Jonathan Edward's most famous sermon... "The God that h…
selfishness not true religion
employments of heaven and conjugal harmony
the wisdom of d l moody
sinners in the hands of an angry god... s…
title of Jonathan Edward's most famous sermon... "The God that h…
Charles g. finney
selfishness not true religion
Literature Vocabulary #11
Tantalize
Mercurial
Axiom
Bacchanalian
(V) to torment with; to tease by arousing expectations that a…
(Adj) changeable; volatile; fickle; flighty; erratic
(N) a universal truth; self-evident truth that requires no pr…
(N) a Roman festival of Bacchus celebrated with dancing, song…
Tantalize
(V) to torment with; to tease by arousing expectations that a…
Mercurial
(Adj) changeable; volatile; fickle; flighty; erratic
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Literature Vocab 11
Corroborate (v)
Aberration (n)
Herculean (adj)
Retrospect (n)
Definition: to confirm or give support to (a statement, theor…
Definition: a departure from what is normal, usual, or expect…
Definition: requiring great strength or effort... Synonym: hard,…
Definition: contemplation or survey of things that happened i…
Corroborate (v)
Definition: to confirm or give support to (a statement, theor…
Aberration (n)
Definition: a departure from what is normal, usual, or expect…
9 terms
Y11 ESL - Literature
strip something of
nook
teeming with
iridescent
to take everything away from someone / something
a gap or opening, giving shelter. 角落, colţ
has lots of
very shiny
strip something of
to take everything away from someone / something
nook
a gap or opening, giving shelter. 角落, colţ
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Literature Vocabulary Unit # 11
Adumbrate
The Secretary of State would only ____…
Penumbra
This area of the investigation was the…
To give a sketchy outline or disclosure in part; (2) ... To hint…
Adumbrate
The partial shadow surrounding a complete shadow, as in an ec…
Penumbra
Adumbrate
To give a sketchy outline or disclosure in part; (2) ... To hint…
The Secretary of State would only ____…
Adumbrate
11 Literature Facts
Spirit of '76
Stephen Vincent Benet
Norman Rockwell
Robert P. T. Coffin
was originally called Yankee doodle and was used for America'…
Received a pulitzer prize for "John Brown's Body"
America's most beloved illustrator
his novels inspired by the sea and fields of Maine
Spirit of '76
was originally called Yankee doodle and was used for America'…
Stephen Vincent Benet
Received a pulitzer prize for "John Brown's Body"
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American Literature 11 Unit 11
•• POET ••
Emily Dickinson ... - From New England, w…
•• ARTIST ••
Winslow Homer
•• POEM ••
• This Is My Letter to the World... - The poet announces her poe…
•• ART ••
Breezing Up (1876)... - Homer's most familiar and appealing pain…
•• POET ••
•• POEM ••
Emily Dickinson ... - From New England, w…
• This Is My Letter to the World... - The poet announces her poe…
20 terms
Literature 9 Vocab 11
Alacrity
Burgeon
Deleterious
Euphemism
eagerness; enthusiasm; quickness
grow; flourish; put forth new shoots
harmful
a polite phrase to cover something unpleasant
Alacrity
eagerness; enthusiasm; quickness
Burgeon
grow; flourish; put forth new shoots
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American Literature Vocab 11
Grunts
Exuberance
Rectitude
Invulnerable
Noun... Low ranking soldiers.... The grunts of the army were dispos…
Noun... The state of being extremely joyful... I was in exuberance…
Noun... Rightness of principle or conduct... His rectitude in the m…
Adjective... invincible; unable to be hurt... The "invulnerable bui…
Grunts
Noun... Low ranking soldiers.... The grunts of the army were dispos…
Exuberance
Noun... The state of being extremely joyful... I was in exuberance…
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Honors Literature Vocab 11/11
elude
fallow
blight
obsequy
v. to escape notice; to get away from.... syn: avoid, evade, lo…
adj. inactive; unproductive.... syn: idle, barren... ant: fertile,…
n. anything that destroys, prevents growth, or causes devalua…
n. a funeral rite or ceremony.
elude
v. to escape notice; to get away from.... syn: avoid, evade, lo…
fallow
adj. inactive; unproductive.... syn: idle, barren... ant: fertile,…
Literature 11 Quarter 3
Epics that influenced Pope
Invocation of Muse
Couplets
The lock of hair
Homer's Iliad and Odyssey... Vergil's Aeneid... Dante's A Divine…
A muse would inspire poets and inspire them with creative gen…
Two rhyming lines in iambic parameter
It's a trophy and also Belinda's sense of power
Epics that influenced Pope
Homer's Iliad and Odyssey... Vergil's Aeneid... Dante's A Divine…
Invocation of Muse
A muse would inspire poets and inspire them with creative gen…
Literature week 11
Hubris
Peripeteia
Tragedy
Skene
Excessive pride or self confidence
Sudden reversal of fortune or change in circumstances
A play dealing with tragic events and having an unhappy endin…
Background building in which the platform stage was connected…
Hubris
Excessive pride or self confidence
Peripeteia
Sudden reversal of fortune or change in circumstances
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Literature Terms Week 11
Anecdote
Antithesis
Aphorism
Autobiography
a brief narrative of an entertaining and presumably true inci…
the juxtaposition of contrasting ideas, usually in a balanced…
a terse stamen of a principle or truth, usually an observatio…
an account of all or part of a person's life written by that…
Anecdote
a brief narrative of an entertaining and presumably true inci…
Antithesis
the juxtaposition of contrasting ideas, usually in a balanced…
20 terms
Literature- May 11, 2015
lyric poem
narrative poem
free verse poem
concreat poem
expresses the emotions of the poems speaker
tells a story and is bigger than a lyric poem
has no rhyme or rythem
a poem that is shaped like the object it describes
lyric poem
expresses the emotions of the poems speaker
narrative poem
tells a story and is bigger than a lyric poem
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American Literature Vocabulary #11
Enigma
Flagrant
Inane
Insuperable
n. - puzzle; mystery... It is an enigma how the magician pulls t…
adj. - conspicuously wicked; blatant; outrageous... I told my pa…
adj. - silly; senseless... We laughed at the comedian because of…
adj. - insurmountable; unbeatable... The presidential candidate…
Enigma
n. - puzzle; mystery... It is an enigma how the magician pulls t…
Flagrant
adj. - conspicuously wicked; blatant; outrageous... I told my pa…
20 terms
Literature Vocabulary 11/11
Shallop
Discord
Foreboding
Defilement
A small sailboat
Disagreement between people
A prediction
To desecrate
Shallop
A small sailboat
Discord
Disagreement between people
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Literature Vocabulary 11/11
Shallop
Discord
Foreboding
Defilement
A small sailboat
Disagreement between people
A prediction
To desecrate
Shallop
A small sailboat
Discord
Disagreement between people
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literature week 11
euphemism
circumvent
inherent
epiphany
pleasant name
get around
built-in
revelation
euphemism
pleasant name
circumvent
get around
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English 11 Literature Glossary
Characterization
Character
Direct Characterization
Indirect Characterization
The method an author uses to reveal a character and their var…
An individual in a story or play
The writer tells exactly what the character's personality is…
The writer suggests what the character's personality is like
Characterization
The method an author uses to reveal a character and their var…
Character
An individual in a story or play
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World Literature Vocab 11
litany (n)
kitsch (n)
jerrybuilt (adj.)
inveigh (v)
a repetitive ritual or lecture
slickly professional art, writing etc., calculated for popula…
built poorly, of cheap materials; unsubstantially built
to make a violent verbal attack; talk or write bitterly
litany (n)
a repetitive ritual or lecture
kitsch (n)
slickly professional art, writing etc., calculated for popula…
American Literature 11 Unit 11
•• POET ••
Emily Dickinson ... - From New England, w…
•• ARTIST ••
Winslow Homer
•• POEM ••
• This Is My Letter to the World... - The poet announces her poe…
•• ART ••
Breezing Up (1876)... - Homer's most familiar and appealing pain…
•• POET ••
•• POEM ••
Emily Dickinson ... - From New England, w…
• This Is My Letter to the World... - The poet announces her poe…
Vocab Card 11 - American Literature
infamy
partial
dread
gallows
famous for wrong reasons
prefer, like something more
fear
place where people are hanged
infamy
famous for wrong reasons
partial
prefer, like something more
AP Literature Vocab 11
Apostate
Bravado
Constrict
Consensus
noun, someone whose beliefs have changed and who no longer be…
noun, confident or brave talk or behavior that is intended to…
verb, to make (something) narrower, smaller, or tighter
noun, a general agreement about something; an idea or opinion…
Apostate
noun, someone whose beliefs have changed and who no longer be…
Bravado
noun, confident or brave talk or behavior that is intended to…
American Literature // English 11
Put the periods in order
inspired by myth and prefers innocence…
use of classical illusions and juxtapo…
emphasis on logic and rational thought
native american... colonial... age of reason... romanticism ... transcent…
romantisicm
modernism
age of reason
Put the periods in order
native american... colonial... age of reason... romanticism ... transcent…
inspired by myth and prefers innocence…
romantisicm
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Literature Vocabulary: Week 11
Archives
Cliché
Disparage
Fluster
Public records and documents
A worn-out idea or overused expression
To belittle
To make nervous, embarrassed, or confused
Archives
Public records and documents
Cliché
A worn-out idea or overused expression
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