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Pre Ap-Literature English
furtively(adv)
raucous(adv)
permeate(v)
unobtrusively(adv)
taken, done, used, etc., surreptitiously or by stealth; secret:
harsh; strident; grating
to become diffused; penetrate
not projecting; inconspicuous, unassertive, or reticent
furtively(adv)
taken, done, used, etc., surreptitiously or by stealth; secret:
raucous(adv)
harsh; strident; grating
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Literature for Pre-AP Sophomore English
The Odyssey
Of Mice and Men
The Tragedy of Romeo and juliet
Animal Farm
A sequel and part of the first epic tale with a hero who neve…
Two migrant workers in this novella search for work and are t…
This play features the oft-copied "star-crossed lovers" who l…
An allegory featuring Old Major, Snowball, and Napoleon
The Odyssey
A sequel and part of the first epic tale with a hero who neve…
Of Mice and Men
Two migrant workers in this novella search for work and are t…
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Literature Concepts- Pre-Ap English
plot
theme
dynamic
static
story or plan of a book, play, novel, etc.... series of events;…
the moral; the point; takeaway
inward change
same
plot
story or plan of a book, play, novel, etc.... series of events;…
theme
the moral; the point; takeaway
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pre ap and ap literature terms english II
characterization
round character
flat character
stock character
process by which the writer reveals the personality of a char…
character who has a complex personality
this literary personality is notable for one kind of personal…
types of characters who have become conventional or stereotyp…
characterization
process by which the writer reveals the personality of a char…
round character
character who has a complex personality
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English 2 pre AP literature Terms
Characterization
Direct characterization
Indirect characterization
Round
techniques used to create a character
author tells you what traits a character has
reader must make conclusions based on physical description, p…
developed , complex, many sides
Characterization
techniques used to create a character
Direct characterization
author tells you what traits a character has
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Pre-AP English I Literature Terms
Apostrophe
Alliteration
Allusion
Anadiplosis
a figure of speech in which someone absent or dead OR somethi…
repeated consonant sounds at beginning of words.
cross reference to another work of art, piece of literature,…
form of repetition that occurs when the last word or terms in…
Apostrophe
a figure of speech in which someone absent or dead OR somethi…
Alliteration
repeated consonant sounds at beginning of words.
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Pre-AP English 9 - Elements of Literature
alliteration
allusion
analogy
antagonist
the commencement of two or more words of a word group with th…
a passing or casual reference; an incidental mention of somet…
a similarity between like features of two things, on which a…
a person who is opposed to, struggles against, or competes wi…
alliteration
the commencement of two or more words of a word group with th…
allusion
a passing or casual reference; an incidental mention of somet…
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Pre-AP Literature Poetry Terms
ALLEGORY
ALLITERATION
ALLUSION
ANALOGY
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,…
Comparison made between two things to show how they are alike,
ALLEGORY
story or poem in which characters, settings, and events stand…
ALLITERATION
repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words t…
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Pre-AP American Literature
indignant
perfidious
sanguine
enervating
angry; resentful; outraged; annoyed
disloyal
optimistic; cheerful; hopeful
tiring, weakening
indignant
angry; resentful; outraged; annoyed
perfidious
disloyal
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PreAP English Literature Exam Study Guide (Kelley)
Nora's husband
Author of A Doll's House
Old friend of Nora; hopes to get a job…
Nora borrowed money from him
Torvald Helmer
Henrik Ibsen
Kristine Linde
Krogstad
Nora's husband
Torvald Helmer
Author of A Doll's House
Henrik Ibsen
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Pre-AP Elements of Literature
alliteration
allusion
analogy
antagonist
a stylistic device in which a number of words, having the sam…
a brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing, or…
a comparison in which an idea or thing is compared to another…
a character or a group of characters which stand in oppositio…
alliteration
a stylistic device in which a number of words, having the sam…
allusion
a brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing, or…
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pre-ap world literature
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Odyssey
Oedipus the King
classic hero
Robert Louis Stevenson, 1886, Scottish(UK)
Homer, 1250 BC, Greek, Greek hero
Sophecles, 400s BC, Athenian, tragic hero
~high or noble birth... ~larger than life characters in myths an…
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Robert Louis Stevenson, 1886, Scottish(UK)
Odyssey
Homer, 1250 BC, Greek, Greek hero
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English 1 Pre AP
Expressive writing
Theme
moral courage
ethics
When you write to express yourself and when the writing is no…
The overall meaning or message of the story but is not stated…
When you do something for someone or something even though th…
your beliefs that control you actions
Expressive writing
When you write to express yourself and when the writing is no…
Theme
The overall meaning or message of the story but is not stated…
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Pre AP Literature
Style
Structure
Theme
Repetition
Dialect dialogue and quotation
Arrangement between part or element
Lesson of the story
Repeating what is said
Style
Dialect dialogue and quotation
Structure
Arrangement between part or element
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Pre-Ap Literature
Style
Structure
Theme
choices a writer makes combinations of distinctive features o…
arrangement of entire work
Central Idea or insight about human condition found in a work
Style
choices a writer makes combinations of distinctive features o…
Structure
arrangement of entire work
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AP English Literature Terms
abstract
adage
allegory
alliteration
an abbreviated synopsis of a longer work of scholarship or re…
a saying/proverb containing a truth based on experience and o…
a story in which the narrative/characters carry an underlying…
the repetition of one or more initial consonant in a group of…
abstract
an abbreviated synopsis of a longer work of scholarship or re…
adage
a saying/proverb containing a truth based on experience and o…
110 terms
PreAP Literature Allusions
1066
Abraham's Sacrifice
Ahab
Albatross around one's neck
-Battle of Hastings between William (The Conqueror) of Norman…
-God tested Abraham's commitment by sacrificing his son Isaac…
-allusion seen in Moby Dick ... -Ahab was married to Jezabel who…
-heavy load of guilt that becomes an obstacle concerning one'…
1066
-Battle of Hastings between William (The Conqueror) of Norman…
Abraham's Sacrifice
-God tested Abraham's commitment by sacrificing his son Isaac…
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Pre-Ap. English Literature Flashcards 8/24/16
Style
Structure
Theme
Tone
Distinctive features of how an author writes. (Ex.: a particu…
The framework of how a story is written. (Ex.: A story writte…
The central idea or insight into the human condition. (Ex.: T…
The (usually implied) tone of the author in writing a work. (…
Style
Distinctive features of how an author writes. (Ex.: a particu…
Structure
The framework of how a story is written. (Ex.: A story writte…
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Pre-Ap English II Literature terms 1-10
Aestheticism
Alliteration
Allusion
Antithesis
Reverence for beauty; movement that held beautiful form is to…
The practice of beginning several consecutive words with the…
Reference to a mythological, literary, historical, or biblica…
Involves a direct contrast of structurally parallel word grou…
Aestheticism
Reverence for beauty; movement that held beautiful form is to…
Alliteration
The practice of beginning several consecutive words with the…
77 terms
AP English Literature Terms
foreshadowing
enjambment
pastoral
ode
to hint at or to present an indication of the future beforehand
the continuation of a sentence from one line of a poem to the…
a work that describes the simple life of country folk who liv…
a lyric poem that is somewhat serious in subject and treatmen…
foreshadowing
to hint at or to present an indication of the future beforehand
enjambment
the continuation of a sentence from one line of a poem to the…
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Pre-AP English Literature II- Vocabulary Week 2
ultimate
penultimate
ultimatum
infinite
last, farthest, or furthest; final
second to last
final proposal/statement of conditions (demand)
never-ending
ultimate
last, farthest, or furthest; final
penultimate
second to last
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AP English Literature
brevity
irony
synecdoche
paradox
briefness or conciseness in speech or writing
incongruity between what might be expected and what actually…
A figure of speech in which a part is used for the whole (as…
a statement or proposition that seems self-contradictory or a…
brevity
briefness or conciseness in speech or writing
irony
incongruity between what might be expected and what actually…
235 terms
AP English Literature Terms
abstract
adage
allegory
alliteration
an abbreviated synopsis of a longer work of scholarship or re…
a saying/proverb containing a truth based on experience and o…
a story in which the narrative/characters carry an underlying…
the repetition of one or more initial consonant in a group of…
abstract
an abbreviated synopsis of a longer work of scholarship or re…
adage
a saying/proverb containing a truth based on experience and o…
215 terms
AP English Literature and Composition
adage
allegory
alliteration
allusion
A saying that becomes widely accepted as truth over time. Usu…
A story in which the narrative or characters carry an underly…
The repetition of one or more initial consonant in a group of…
A reference to a person, place, or event meant to create an e…
adage
A saying that becomes widely accepted as truth over time. Usu…
allegory
A story in which the narrative or characters carry an underly…
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Vocabulary Week 1- 10th Grade Pre-AP English II Literature
confide
credence
credible
credulity
to tell someone about a secret or private matter while trusti…
belief in or acceptance of something as true
able to be believed; convincing
a tendency to be too ready to believe something is real or tr…
confide
to tell someone about a secret or private matter while trusti…
credence
belief in or acceptance of something as true
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Pre AP Literature Midterm
simile
metaphor
personification
imagery
a figure of speech that makes a comparison, showing similarit…
a figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an…
the attribution of a personal nature or human characteristics…
visually descriptive or figurative language, especially in a…
simile
a figure of speech that makes a comparison, showing similarit…
metaphor
a figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an…
English 2 H/ Pre-AP VOCAB/ Types of Literature
Fawn
Orthodox
Masticate
Lethargy
exhibit affection; seek favor through slave-like flattery; to…
Conventional, doing it by the book, sticking to established p…
to chew.
Laziness, tiredness; languor.
Fawn
exhibit affection; seek favor through slave-like flattery; to…
Orthodox
Conventional, doing it by the book, sticking to established p…
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English Pre-AP Terminology
Tone
Motif
Mood
Conflict
The attitude a writer takes toward the reader, subject, or ch…
A recurring idea in a work of literature
The overall emotion created by a work of literature
A struggle or clash between opposing forces
Tone
The attitude a writer takes toward the reader, subject, or ch…
Motif
A recurring idea in a work of literature
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AP English Literature Vocabulary
foreshadowing
enjambment
pastoral
ode
to hint at or to present an indication of the future beforehand
the continuation of a sentence from one line of a poem to the…
a work that describes the simple life of country folk who liv…
a lyric poem that is somewhat serious in subject and treatmen…
foreshadowing
to hint at or to present an indication of the future beforehand
enjambment
the continuation of a sentence from one line of a poem to the…
106 terms
Pre-AP Literature Exam
Ad hominem
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Refers to the specific diversionary tactic of switching the a…
A literary work that portrays abstract ideas concretely
Repetition of the same consonant sound at the beginning of se…
Brief reference to a person, an event, or a place (real or fi…
Ad hominem
Refers to the specific diversionary tactic of switching the a…
Allegory
A literary work that portrays abstract ideas concretely
76 terms
Pre-AP literature final
Mal
Bene
Dict
Vol
Bad
Good
To speak
To wish
Mal
Bad
Bene
Good
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Pre-Ap Literature Final
Anthropomorphism
Asyndeton
Parallelism
Anaphora
Attribution of human characteristics or behavior to a god, an…
The omission or absence of a conjunction between parts of a s…
Similar structures. Repetition of chosen grammatical form.
Repetition of a word to add emphasis
Anthropomorphism
Attribution of human characteristics or behavior to a god, an…
Asyndeton
The omission or absence of a conjunction between parts of a s…
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pre-AP Literature Mrs. Karnotski
abstruse
affable
audacity
contrite
difficult to understand, recondite or concealed
friendly, courteous, amiable
excessive boldness, rashness, & daring
extremely apologetic, remorseful, and repentant
abstruse
difficult to understand, recondite or concealed
affable
friendly, courteous, amiable
204 terms
AP English Literature Terms
abstract
adage
allegory
alliteration
an abbreviated synopsis of a longer work of scholarship or re…
a saying/proverb containing a truth based on experience and o…
a story in which the narrative/characters carry an underlying…
the repetition of one or more initial consonant in a group of…
abstract
an abbreviated synopsis of a longer work of scholarship or re…
adage
a saying/proverb containing a truth based on experience and o…
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English Literature 1 Quiz: PreAP Grade 10 HTHS
What does Hawthorne mean when he point…
What might Faith's pink ribbons symbol…
How does the nighttime wilderness serv…
Why does the devil point out that he w…
Aptly- The name rightfully fits her. It suits her personality…
Pink ribbon references: "Letting the wind playfully play with…
Foil- opposite.... No Safety, Faith does not go out at night. Cr…
A. He seems to be more trustworthy. He says he knows them by…
What does Hawthorne mean when he point…
Aptly- The name rightfully fits her. It suits her personality…
What might Faith's pink ribbons symbol…
Pink ribbon references: "Letting the wind playfully play with…
Literature terms test Friday Pre-AP English I
protagonist
antagonist
supporting character
genre
the leading character or one of the major characters in a dra…
a person who actively opposes or is hostile to someone or som…
a character in a narrative that is not focused on by the prim…
a category of artistic composition, as in music or literature…
protagonist
the leading character or one of the major characters in a dra…
antagonist
a person who actively opposes or is hostile to someone or som…
Pre-Ap World Literature Review
Setting
Characterization
Plot
Point of View
the time and location where a story takes place.
a process of representing different aspects of a character an…
The process of resolutions in a novel
the vantage in which the author wrote the story
Setting
the time and location where a story takes place.
Characterization
a process of representing different aspects of a character an…
72 terms
English Literature and Composition AP
theme
verisimilitude
tone
diction
a unifying idea that is a recurrent element in a literary or…
the quality of appearing to be true, real, likely, or probabl…
the quality of something (an act or a piece of writing) that…
a writer's or speaker's choice of words
theme
a unifying idea that is a recurrent element in a literary or…
verisimilitude
the quality of appearing to be true, real, likely, or probabl…
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pre-ap literature terms to know
allegory
anapestic
anecdote
antagonist
a story told on two levels and intended to teach a moral less…
metrical foot consisting of two unstressed syllables followed…
a very short story told to make a point
the main adversary of the hero/heroine, or protagonist
allegory
a story told on two levels and intended to teach a moral less…
anapestic
metrical foot consisting of two unstressed syllables followed…
65 terms
Pre-AP Literature: Terms to Know
allegory
allegory example
allusion
alliteration
A story told on two levels and intended to teach a moral lesson
"The Prodigal Son"; Hawthorne's "Young Goodman Brown"
Reference to a statement, a person, a place, or an event from…
Repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words clos…
allegory
A story told on two levels and intended to teach a moral lesson
allegory example
"The Prodigal Son"; Hawthorne's "Young Goodman Brown"
67 terms
English AP Literature
Conceit
The Petrarchan conceit
Example of the Petrarchan conceit
The metaphysical conceit
Figure of speech, usually a simile or metaphor, forming an in…
hyperbolic comparison made by a suffering lover of his love t…
my love --> like the ocean
sets up an analogy between entity's spiritual qualities and a…
Conceit
Figure of speech, usually a simile or metaphor, forming an in…
The Petrarchan conceit
hyperbolic comparison made by a suffering lover of his love t…
235 terms
AP English Literature Terms
abstract
adage
allegory
alliteration
an abbreviated synopsis of a longer work of scholarship or re…
a saying/proverb containing a truth based on experience and o…
a story in which the narrative/characters carry an underlying…
the repetition of one or more initial consonant in a group of…
abstract
an abbreviated synopsis of a longer work of scholarship or re…
adage
a saying/proverb containing a truth based on experience and o…
10 terms
pre-AP english
fatalistic
elated
pensive
licentious
adj. believing that all events in life are inevitable and are…
adj. in high spirits; exultantly proud and joyful
adj. dreamily thoughtful
adj. morally unrestrained
fatalistic
adj. believing that all events in life are inevitable and are…
elated
adj. in high spirits; exultantly proud and joyful
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AP English Literature Exam Review
epic
litotes
A.D. 449
Fate and Fame
a long narrative poem about a hero who embodies a culture's v…
A figure of speech consisting of an understatement in which a…
the year that the Angles, Saxons, and Jutes (three Germanic t…
key elements of Anglo-Saxon belief. The first (Wyrd) is inesc…
epic
a long narrative poem about a hero who embodies a culture's v…
litotes
A figure of speech consisting of an understatement in which a…
108 terms
Pre-AP Literature Part of the Exam
What types of writing did the Puritans…
Describe the Puritans' writing style
What was the significance of the Bay P…
How is the literature of the southern…
They had journals, sermons, hymns, histories and poems
The Puritan writing style is practical. They had ornate style…
The Bay Psalm Book is the first book published in America
Southern colonists wrote about the experience. belonged to ch…
What types of writing did the Puritans…
They had journals, sermons, hymns, histories and poems
Describe the Puritans' writing style
The Puritan writing style is practical. They had ornate style…
45 terms
AP English Literature Terms
abstract
act
allegory
alliteration
An abstract term is a general term, referring to a broad conc…
The major sub-unit into which the action of a play is divided…
A literary work that portrays abstract ideas concretely. Char…
Repetition of initial consonant sounds... World Wide Web or Big…
abstract
An abstract term is a general term, referring to a broad conc…
act
The major sub-unit into which the action of a play is divided…
235 terms
AP English Literature Terms
abstract
adage
allegory
alliteration
an abbreviated synopsis of a longer work of scholarship or re…
a saying/proverb containing a truth based on experience and o…
a story in which the narrative/characters carry an underlying…
the repetition of one or more initial consonant in a group of…
abstract
an abbreviated synopsis of a longer work of scholarship or re…
adage
a saying/proverb containing a truth based on experience and o…
Pre-AP English 1
Allusion
Couplet
Quatrain
Quatrain Rhyming: (letters)
A reference to a person, place or thing indirectly
Two line poem that has rhythm and the same metre
A four line poem usually with alternating rhymes
ABAC
Allusion
A reference to a person, place or thing indirectly
Couplet
Two line poem that has rhythm and the same metre
AP Literature - Pre-Assessment - Polnac
Epistolary Novel
Existential Novel
Gothic Novel
Novel of manners
a novel told through the medium of letters written by one or…
a literary movement of the mid-twentieth century which holds…
a genre of fiction characterized by mystery and supernatural…
a work of fiction that re-creates a social world, conveying w…
Epistolary Novel
a novel told through the medium of letters written by one or…
Existential Novel
a literary movement of the mid-twentieth century which holds…
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Hamlet (AP English Literature)
Setting
Hamlet
Claudius
Gertrude
Castle Elsinore in Denmark
Son of the dead king/Prince of Denmark
Brother of the dead king
Hamlet's mother who remarries her husband's brother
Setting
Castle Elsinore in Denmark
Hamlet
Son of the dead king/Prince of Denmark
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