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American Literature Vocabulary #9
Disdain
Emulate
Fanaticism
Implication
v. view with scorn or contempt... My mother looked at me with di…
v. imitate; rival... I always try to emulate people that I admire.
n. excessive zeal; extreme devotion... Some rock groups have fan…
n. something hinted at or suggested... After hearing the evidenc…
Disdain
v. view with scorn or contempt... My mother looked at me with di…
Emulate
v. imitate; rival... I always try to emulate people that I admire.
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Literature: Vocabulary Ch. 9
Acceleration
Bystander
Canvass
Casual
to speed up
one who looks on or observes
to go through an area in order to procure votes, sales, or op…
happening by chance or on an irregular basis; informal
Acceleration
to speed up
Bystander
one who looks on or observes
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literature week 9
culp
derm
zo
per
blame
skin
animal
though
culp
blame
derm
skin
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Vocabulary List 9 - British Literature
1. DIDACTIC LITERATURE
2. DIME NOVEL
3. DIMINUTIVE
4. DONNÉE
Writing that is "preachy" or seeks overtly to convince a read…
Cheap or sensationalist publications, especially the series b…
Any affix meaning "small." It can suggest cuteness or an emot…
The assumptions upon which a writer constructs a work of lite…
1. DIDACTIC LITERATURE
Writing that is "preachy" or seeks overtly to convince a read…
2. DIME NOVEL
Cheap or sensationalist publications, especially the series b…
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World Literature Vocab 9
nadir (n)
panoply (n)
paparazzo (n)
parvenu (n)
the lowest point of something
magnificent array of something
an aggressive photographer who pursues celebrities
a person of newly acquired wealth or power who is not fully a…
nadir (n)
the lowest point of something
panoply (n)
magnificent array of something
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American Literature- Vocab 9
circum
circumvent
circumlocution
circumnavigate
prefix for around
verb... find a way around (an obstacle)... The horrific security a…
noun... the use of many words where fewer would do, especially i…
verb... sail all the way around (something, especially the world)
circum
prefix for around
circumvent
verb... find a way around (an obstacle)... The horrific security a…
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Contemporary Literature Vocab #9
delineate (v.)
hallow (v.)
scurrilous (adj.)
emend (v.)
to clearly show or describe (something)
to respect greatly; set apart
said or done unfairly to make people have a bad opinion of so…
to correct errors in (something written)
delineate (v.)
to clearly show or describe (something)
hallow (v.)
to respect greatly; set apart
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English 9 - Literature test 2
singular (adj)
avail (v)
vex (v)
conundrum (n)
rare, extraordinary
to be of help
to annoy
puzzling question or problem
singular (adj)
rare, extraordinary
avail (v)
to be of help
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Vocabulary of Literature Lesson 9
enmity
enumerate
sundry
vestige
hostility
to list
various
a trace
enmity
hostility
enumerate
to list
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American Literature Vocabulary 9
concurrent
confiscate
constitute
decipher
same time; simultaneous
to take; to keep
to form; to be
to figure out; to know
concurrent
same time; simultaneous
confiscate
to take; to keep
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9 Literature(W4m)
drama
poetry
narrative prose
genre
Drama, Schauspiel
Lyrik, Poesie
Erzählprosa
Gattung
drama
Drama, Schauspiel
poetry
Lyrik, Poesie
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AP Literature Vocabulary 9
mercurial
miasma
milieu
mirthful
emotionally unpredictable; known for mood swings
poisonous swamp vapor; harmful influence or atmosphere
environment, surroundings
merry, happy, gleeful
mercurial
emotionally unpredictable; known for mood swings
miasma
poisonous swamp vapor; harmful influence or atmosphere
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Honors Literature Vocab 9
adversity
broach
deference
esoteric
hardship
start to discuss; approach
respect
obscure and difficult to understand
adversity
hardship
broach
start to discuss; approach
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Literature Vocabulary: Week 9
Antiquated
Choleric
Diorama
Fecund
No longer used or useful; very old
Easily angered
Model of a scene
Fertile
Antiquated
No longer used or useful; very old
Choleric
Easily angered
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AP Literature Vocab 9
Admonish
Aplomb
Barrage
Cognizant
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly…
(n.) Poise, self-confidence... Jason handled the pestering repor…
(v.) to bombard (someone) with something... After winning the lo…
(adj.) aware; having knowledge of something ... Receiving a fail…
Admonish
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly…
Aplomb
(n.) Poise, self-confidence... Jason handled the pestering repor…
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9 Literature & 10 The arts
drama
poetry
narrative prose
genre
Drama
Lyrik, Poesie
Erzählprosa
Gattung
drama
Drama
poetry
Lyrik, Poesie
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World Literature Vocabulary Terms #9
equivocate
fortuitous
impeccable
liaison
(v.) to speak or act in a way that allows for more than one i…
(adj.) accidental, occurring by a happy chance
(adj.) faultless, beyond criticism or blame
A person who serves as a connection between individuals or gr…
equivocate
(v.) to speak or act in a way that allows for more than one i…
fortuitous
(adj.) accidental, occurring by a happy chance
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American Literature Vocabulary #9
aloof
ambiguous
befall
coherent
not friendly or forthcoming; cool and distant
open to more than one interpretation; having a double meaning
(of something bad) happen to someone
logical and consistent
aloof
not friendly or forthcoming; cool and distant
ambiguous
open to more than one interpretation; having a double meaning
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Literature 9/28
Rabid
Sadistic
Writhing
Elaborate
very enthusiastic about an idea, belief, or activity, often t…
the gaining of pleasure from causing physical or mental pain…
to move in a twisting squirming way, or cause the body to mov…
having many different parts or a lot of detail, and organized…
Rabid
very enthusiastic about an idea, belief, or activity, often t…
Sadistic
the gaining of pleasure from causing physical or mental pain…
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Film as Literature Vocabulary List #9
Release
Remake
Reshoot Contingency
Resolution
refers to the first distribution and general public exhibitio…
refers to a later production (of a previous film), with diffe…
refers to the funds kept or saved by a producer in case suppl…
the outcome, or the "untying" of tension in the scenes after…
Release
refers to the first distribution and general public exhibitio…
Remake
refers to a later production (of a previous film), with diffe…
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9 Elements of Gothic Literature
Setting
An Atmosphere of Mystery and Suspense
Damsels In distress
Highly Charged Emotional State
Includes Large Old Drafty Houses: fall of the house of usher
The Ministers black veil(not knowing why he wears the veil)
sister in fall of house of usher
tell tale heart when he got so nervous he like broke down in…
Setting
Includes Large Old Drafty Houses: fall of the house of usher
An Atmosphere of Mystery and Suspense
The Ministers black veil(not knowing why he wears the veil)
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Words in context - 9 literature
drama
poetry
narrative prose
genre
Drama, Schauspiel
Lyrik, Poesie
Erzählprosa
Gattung
drama
Drama, Schauspiel
poetry
Lyrik, Poesie
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Literature Quiz Review 9/9
Novel
Protagonist
Antagonist
Climax
Means "new'"... A type of extended prose fiction.... Developed in t…
The main character or hero of a story.
An opposing character.... Rival to the protagonist.
The point of highest intensity in a story or poem, usually ju…
Novel
Means "new'"... A type of extended prose fiction.... Developed in t…
Protagonist
The main character or hero of a story.
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American Literature Vocab 9
Barbaric
Intimate
Calumny
Sidle
Adjective... without civilizing influences; uncivilized; primiti…
Verb... Hinted at; to suggest at something indirectly
Noun... a false and malicious statement designed to injure the r…
Verb... To move sideways... I sidle my way to the other side of the…
Barbaric
Adjective... without civilizing influences; uncivilized; primiti…
Intimate
Verb... Hinted at; to suggest at something indirectly
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AP Literature Vocab 9
epithet
equanimity
esoteric
espirit de corps
a disparaging remark critical of another
the ability to remain calm and level-headed
intended for or understood by only a few
sense of group pride
epithet
a disparaging remark critical of another
equanimity
the ability to remain calm and level-headed
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2016.9 Literature and Composition
Brood
Lair
Relish
Plunder
孵蛋 一同出生的一窝 焦急的考虑
巢穴 藏身处
品尝 味道 有滋味
掠夺 私吞
Brood
孵蛋 一同出生的一窝 焦急的考虑
Lair
巢穴 藏身处
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9 Elements of Gothic Literature
Setting
An Atmosphere of Mystery and Suspense
Damsels In distress
Highly Charged Emotional State
Includes Large Old Drafty Houses: fall of the house of usher
The Ministers black veil(not knowing why he wears the veil)
sister in fall of house of usher
tell tale heart when he got so nervous he like broke down in…
Setting
Includes Large Old Drafty Houses: fall of the house of usher
An Atmosphere of Mystery and Suspense
The Ministers black veil(not knowing why he wears the veil)
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Literature 9 Poetry
Idea and emotion... Type and Form... Style o…
Acrostic
Sonnet
Sestina
Aspects of a Poem
A word or set of words written down the page and each line st…
14 lines of iambic pentameter, with a specific rhyme scheme a…
Each stanza must be the same end words as the first stanza, b…
Idea and emotion... Type and Form... Style o…
Aspects of a Poem
Acrostic
A word or set of words written down the page and each line st…
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Literature Vocab 9 Weeks
acute
profound
anguish
virtuous
sensitive
intellectually deep
great worry
morally upright
acute
sensitive
profound
intellectually deep
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Topic 9.9: Art and Literature of Northern Renaissance
Romeo and Juliet, Midsummer Nights Dre…
Utopia
In Praise of Folly
Printing Press
Shakespeare
Sir Thomas More
Erasmus
Johann Gutenberg
Romeo and Juliet, Midsummer Nights Dre…
Shakespeare
Utopia
Sir Thomas More
Literature Unit 9
avenge-kw
avenge-kw
cede-kw
cede-kw
(v) to get revenge for, get even for, settle a score; to puni…
Synonyms: retaliate
(v) to give up, surrender; to hand over to another
synonyms: deliver up, transfer
avenge-kw
(v) to get revenge for, get even for, settle a score; to puni…
avenge-kw
Synonyms: retaliate
English 9 Symbolism In Literature
Red
Orange
Yellow
Green
Passion, Love, Anger, Death
Warmth
Cowardice, Joy, Illness
Envy, Earth
Red
Passion, Love, Anger, Death
Orange
Warmth
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Literature Unit 9
Polyphemus
Sir Mordred
Johnny Chapman
Robin Hood
one-eyed giant
disloyal knight of King Arthur
apple seeds
Sherwood Forest
Polyphemus
one-eyed giant
Sir Mordred
disloyal knight of King Arthur
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Literature 9/16/15
Narrative Poem
Lyric Poem
Elegy
Epic
tells a story using plot, characters, setting, and theme
expresses the thoughts and feelings of the poem's speaker (do…
a relatively long formal poem about death or another serious…
a long narrative poem written in an elevated style
Narrative Poem
tells a story using plot, characters, setting, and theme
Lyric Poem
expresses the thoughts and feelings of the poem's speaker (do…
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Literature Vocab Chapter 9
Accelerate
Bystander
Canvass
Casual
to speed up
one who looks on or observes
to go through an area in order to procure votes, sales, or op…
happening by chance or on an irregular basis
Accelerate
to speed up
Bystander
one who looks on or observes
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Vocab #9 for World Literature
emulate
enamored
enhance
enigma
(verb) to try to be equal to or better than; to imitate... syn:…
(verb) to be in love with... syn: desired, charmed, captivated…
(verb) to increase the value or beauty of something... syn: imp…
(noun) a puzzling or seemingly inexplicable situation, person…
emulate
(verb) to try to be equal to or better than; to imitate... syn:…
enamored
(verb) to be in love with... syn: desired, charmed, captivated…
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Grade 9 Literature Midterm
exposition
conflict
internal conflict
external conflict
the beginning of the story that sets the time, place, mood an…
the struggle between opposing forces
the struggle between opposing forces within a character's own…
the struggle between a character and an outside force
exposition
the beginning of the story that sets the time, place, mood an…
conflict
the struggle between opposing forces
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Unit #9 - Literature
Auxiliary - auxiliar
Cubicle - cubículo
Envoy - enviado
Escalate - escalar
Giving assistance or support, helper.
A small room
Agent, emissary, messenger
To elevate, to increase, in intensity
Auxiliary - auxiliar
Giving assistance or support, helper.
Cubicle - cubículo
A small room
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English Literature Grade 9
Poetry
Figurative Language
Rhyme Scheme
Articulation
writing arranged to create emotion through meaning, sound, an…
break from general rules of writing
the pattern of end rhyme
expressing oneself distinctly and effectively
Poetry
writing arranged to create emotion through meaning, sound, an…
Figurative Language
break from general rules of writing
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Composition and Literature 1:9
Adjacent (adj)
Retain (V)
Perverse (adj)
Rancor (N)
Next to
To keep position of
Opposing what is right
Bitter resentment
Adjacent (adj)
Next to
Retain (V)
To keep position of
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Literature U. 8-9
founder of transcendentalism
Bible for transcendentalists
"Trust thyself: every heart vibrates t…
Self-Reliance (author)
Emerson
"Nature"
Self-Reliance (example of an aphorism)
Emerson
founder of transcendentalism
Emerson
Bible for transcendentalists
"Nature"
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Literature Terms 9
Epigram
Epiphany
Euphemism
Foil
A rhetorical device that is a memorable, brief, interesting a…
That moment in the story where a character achieves realizati…
Polite, indirect expressions which replace words and phrases…
A character that shows qualities that are in contrast with th…
Epigram
A rhetorical device that is a memorable, brief, interesting a…
Epiphany
That moment in the story where a character achieves realizati…
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Ch. 9 literature
Torment
Affimitive
Declension
Cursory
Extreme physical or mental pain
Saying yes rather than no
Falling off or away
Done or made quickly
Torment
Extreme physical or mental pain
Affimitive
Saying yes rather than no
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Literature Ch. 9
Masters of Realism
William Dean Howells
works of Howells
Editha
Howells... James... Clemens
Lived in St. Augustine, FL... born in Ohio (small town prodigy/r…
Editha... Rise of Silas Lapham
theme - war's not glorious ... Spanish-American ... Editha thinks w…
Masters of Realism
Howells... James... Clemens
William Dean Howells
Lived in St. Augustine, FL... born in Ohio (small town prodigy/r…
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Literature - vocabulary 9
avenge
cede
deluge
discretion
(v) to get revenge for, get even for, settle a score, to puni…
(v) to give up, surrender, to hand over to another
(n) a great flood; a heavy fall of rain; anything that comes…
(n) good judgment; care in speech and action; freedom to judg…
avenge
(v) to get revenge for, get even for, settle a score, to puni…
cede
(v) to give up, surrender, to hand over to another
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Ch. 9 Literature Vocabulary
狐狸
天帝
fox
raccoon dog
fox
God of heaven (supreme god in Chinese Legend)
fox
raccoon dog
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Literature Vocabulary List 9
Machination
Pejorative
Harbinger
Nubile
An evil design or plan
Insulting
An omen or sign
Suitable for marriage in age and physical development
Machination
An evil design or plan
Pejorative
Insulting
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Literature Vocabulary 9
Alacrity
Aplomb
Barrage
Cognizant
Brisk and cheerful readiness
Self confidence or assurance, especially when in a demanding…
To bombard someone with something (or a barrage of questions)
Having knowledge or being aware of
Alacrity
Brisk and cheerful readiness
Aplomb
Self confidence or assurance, especially when in a demanding…
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literature 9 - Unit 3
invoke
pronouncement
prohibit
implement
to call on for support
a declaration or opinion
to stop one from doing something
to put into action; execute
invoke
to call on for support
pronouncement
a declaration or opinion
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Literature: Unit 9 Vocabulary
auxiliary
candid
cubicle
drudgery
giving assistance or support; a helper, aid
frank, sincere; impartial; unposed
a small room or compartment
work that is hard and tiresome
auxiliary
giving assistance or support; a helper, aid
candid
frank, sincere; impartial; unposed
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