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Literature Unit 7
Abhor
Amend
Buffet
Chaos
to regard with horror loathing; to hate deeply
to change in a formal way; to change for the better
to slap or cuff; to strike repeatedly; to drive or force with…
Great confusion, disorder
Abhor
to regard with horror loathing; to hate deeply
Amend
to change in a formal way; to change for the better
Literature Vocabulary Unit 7
authorize
culprit
dawdle
dissect
(v.) to approve or permit; to give power or authority to
(n.) a person who has committed a crime or is guilty of some…
(v.) to waste time; to be idle; to spend more time in doing s…
(v.) to cut apart in preparation for scientific study; to ana…
authorize
(v.) to approve or permit; to give power or authority to
culprit
(n.) a person who has committed a crime or is guilty of some…
20 terms
Literature - Unit 7 Vocabulary
adieu
advent
apex
assimilate
farwell, a farewell
an arrival; a coming into place or view
the highest point; tip
to absorb fully or make one's own; to adopt as one's own; to…
adieu
farwell, a farewell
advent
an arrival; a coming into place or view
10 terms
American Literature ADAPTED Unit 7
concoct
crass
desecrate
grandiose
(v.) to prepare by combining ingredients, make up (as a dish)…
(adj.) coarse, unfeeling; stupid... SYNONYMS: crude, tasteless,…
(v.) to commit sacrilege upon, treat irreverently; to contami…
(adj.) grand in an impressive or stately way; marked by pompo…
concoct
(v.) to prepare by combining ingredients, make up (as a dish)…
crass
(adj.) coarse, unfeeling; stupid... SYNONYMS: crude, tasteless,…
41 terms
Literature Vocabulary Unit 7
authorize
culprit
dawdle
dissect
to approve or permit, to give power or authority to (v)
a person who has committed a crime or is guilty of some misco…
to waste time, to be idle, to spend more time in doing someth…
to cut apart in preparation for scientific study, to analyze…
authorize
to approve or permit, to give power or authority to (v)
culprit
a person who has committed a crime or is guilty of some misco…
10 terms
AP Literature Unit 7 Vocabulary
aphorism
caricature
doppelganger
hubris
a brief, cleverly worded statement that makes a wise observat…
a representation in which the subject's distinctive features…
a ghostly double of a living person, especially one that haun…
excessive pride or arrogance that results in the downfall of…
aphorism
a brief, cleverly worded statement that makes a wise observat…
caricature
a representation in which the subject's distinctive features…
25 terms
UNIT 7 Literature
figurative language
simile
mood
disabling
writing or speech not meant to be understood exactly as it is…
A comparison using "like" or "as"
Feeling or atmosphere that a writer creates for the reader
weakening
figurative language
writing or speech not meant to be understood exactly as it is…
simile
A comparison using "like" or "as"
20 terms
Literature Unit 7
abhor
amend
buffet
chaos
v. to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
v. to remove the faults or errors in; correct
v. to slap or cuff; to strike repeatedly; to drive or force w…
n. a great confusion, disorder
abhor
v. to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
amend
v. to remove the faults or errors in; correct
AP Literature Unit 7
Abeyance
Ambivalent
Beleaguer
Carte blanche
(n.) a state of being temporarily inactive,suspended, or set…
(adj.) having opposite and conflicting feelings about someone…
(v.) to set upon from all sides; to surround with an army; to…
(n.) full freedom or authority to act at one's own discretion
Abeyance
(n.) a state of being temporarily inactive,suspended, or set…
Ambivalent
(adj.) having opposite and conflicting feelings about someone…
45 terms
Literature Unit 7
Sentimentality
Simon
Matryona
Michael
the indulgence in emotion for its own sake without regard for…
Who is the main character in What Men Live By?
Who was his wife?
Who was the man that Simon picked up along the way?
Sentimentality
the indulgence in emotion for its own sake without regard for…
Simon
Who is the main character in What Men Live By?
20 terms
Advanced Literature - Unit 7 Vocabulary
austere
beneficent
cadaverous
concoct
(adj.) severe or stern in manner; without adornment or luxury…
(adj.) performing acts of kindness or charity; conferring ben…
(adj.) pale, gaunt, resembling a corpse... SYNONYMS: corpselike…
(v.) to prepare by combining ingredients, make up (as a dish)…
austere
(adj.) severe or stern in manner; without adornment or luxury…
beneficent
(adj.) performing acts of kindness or charity; conferring ben…
Literature Vobulary Unit 7
abhor
amend
buffet
chaos
to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
to change in a formal way; to change for the better
to slap or cuff; to strike repeatedly; to drive or force with…
great confusion, disorder
abhor
to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
amend
to change in a formal way; to change for the better
20 terms
Unit 7 Literature Vocabulary
austere
beneficent
cadaverous
concoct
severe or stern in manner
performing acts of kindness or charity, charitable
pale, resembling a corpse, ghastly
to prepare by combining ingredients
austere
severe or stern in manner
beneficent
performing acts of kindness or charity, charitable
Literature unit 7
resign
caustic
foreman
beseech
to give up an office or position,to sign again.
capable of burning, corroding, or destroying living tissue, s…
a person in charge of a particular department, group of worke…
to beg eagerly for; solicit.
resign
to give up an office or position,to sign again.
caustic
capable of burning, corroding, or destroying living tissue, s…
Unit 7 Vocab-Literature
Allay
Bestial
Convivial
Coterie
(v.) to calm or pacify, set to rest; to lessen or relieve (sy…
(adj.) beastlike; beastly, brutal; subhuman in intelligence a…
(adj.) festive, sociable, having fun together, genial (syn: m…
(n.) a circle of acquaintances; a close-knit, often exclusive…
Allay
(v.) to calm or pacify, set to rest; to lessen or relieve (sy…
Bestial
(adj.) beastlike; beastly, brutal; subhuman in intelligence a…
49 terms
Literature Unit 7
Sonnets form the Portuguese
The Look
My Last Duchess
Pippa Passes
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Robert Browning
Robert Browning
Sonnets form the Portuguese
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
The Look
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
60 terms
Unit 7-9 literature
Avenge
Cede
Deluge
Discretion
to get revenge for, get even for, settle a score; to punish s…
to give up, surrender; to hand over to another
a great flood; a heavy fall of rain; anything that comes in a…
good judgement; care in speech and action; freedom to jugde o…
Avenge
to get revenge for, get even for, settle a score; to punish s…
Cede
to give up, surrender; to hand over to another
38 terms
Literature Vocab Unit 7
Furtive
furtive
Garish
garish
(adj) done in secret
s:covert
(adj) glaring or show
s:bright a:subdued
Furtive
(adj) done in secret
furtive
s:covert
18 terms
Unit 7 Literature
What is the theme of "The Tables Turne…
What English poet is celebrated in "Lo…
Which poem uses the image of a bird to…
In the Rime of the Ancient Mariner, to…
Nature is a better teacher than man.
John Milton
"To a Sky-lark"
a wedding guest
What is the theme of "The Tables Turne…
Nature is a better teacher than man.
What English poet is celebrated in "Lo…
John Milton
20 terms
AP Literature: Unit 7 Vocabulary
allay
bestial
convival
coterie
to calm or pacify, set to rest; to lessen or relieve
beastlike; beastly, brutal; subhuman in intelligence and sens…
festive, sociable, having fun together, genial
a circle of acquaintances; a close-knit, often exclusive, gro…
allay
to calm or pacify, set to rest; to lessen or relieve
bestial
beastlike; beastly, brutal; subhuman in intelligence and sens…
22 terms
Unit 7 Art and Literature
The Wanderer in the Mists by Friedrich
Frankenstein by Shelly
Massacre at Chios by Delacroix
Sea of Ice by Freidrich
warning of what can happen when man plays God; there are thin…
The Wanderer in the Mists by Friedrich
Frankenstein by Shelly
warning of what can happen when man plays God; there are thin…
20 terms
Unit 7 Art and Literature
The Wanderer in the Mists by Friedrich
Frankenstein by Shelly
Massacre at Chios by Delacroix
Sea of Ice by Freidrich
warning of what can happen when man plays God; there are thin…
The Wanderer in the Mists by Friedrich
Frankenstein by Shelly
warning of what can happen when man plays God; there are thin…
24 terms
English Literature Unit 7
The man who possessed the greatest min…
The five poets who dominated the Roman…
The type of essay developed during the…
Three types of novels produced during…
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Wordsworth, Coleridge, Byron, Shelley, and Keats
familiar essay
Gothic, historical, manners
The man who possessed the greatest min…
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
The five poets who dominated the Roman…
Wordsworth, Coleridge, Byron, Shelley, and Keats
20 terms
Vocal Unit 7 Literature
authorize
culprit
dawdle
dissect
To approve or permit; to give power or authority to.
A person who has committed a crime or is guilty of some misco…
To waste time; to be idle; to spend more time in doing someth…
To cut apart in preparation for scientific study; to analyze…
authorize
To approve or permit; to give power or authority to.
culprit
A person who has committed a crime or is guilty of some misco…
20 terms
Literature - Unit 7 Vocabulary
adieu
advent
apex
assimilate
farwell, a farewell
an arrival; a coming into place or view
the highest point; tip
to absorb fully or make one's own; to adopt as one's own; to…
adieu
farwell, a farewell
advent
an arrival; a coming into place or view
40 terms
Literature unit 7
Author of "The Sifting of Peter"
author of "Auf Wiedersehen"
who was the most popular american poet…
After his death, England honored him b…
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Author of "The Sifting of Peter"
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
author of "Auf Wiedersehen"
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
12 terms
Unit 7 - Literature Vocabulary
barrier
calculate
compose
considerable
Something that blocks the way; an obstacle... Synonyms: obstruc…
To find out by using mathematics or reasoning; to reckon, est…
To be or make up the parts of, form; to create or write; to c…
Fairly large in size or extent; worthy of attention... Synonyms…
barrier
Something that blocks the way; an obstacle... Synonyms: obstruc…
calculate
To find out by using mathematics or reasoning; to reckon, est…
36 terms
American Literature Unit 7
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The Sifting of Peter
Auf Wiedersehen
A Psalm of Life
The Village Blacksmith
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The Sifting of Peter
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Auf Wiedersehen
12 terms
American literature unit 7
Prim
Pyro
Plu
Trib
First
Fire
More
Pay
Prim
First
Pyro
Fire
63 terms
Literature: Unit 7
Queen Victoria
prose
Alfred, Lord Tennyson
"Break, Break, Break" (Tennyson)
England's longest-reigning monarch
form of literature that characterized the Victorian Age
the Voice of Victorian England; one of the greatest craftsmen…
the first published elegy for Arthur Hallam
Queen Victoria
England's longest-reigning monarch
prose
form of literature that characterized the Victorian Age
16 terms
World Literature-Unit 7
sentimentality
What Men Live By
Count Leo Tolstoy
Boy at the Window
-is the indulgence in emotion for its own sake without regard…
written by Count Leo Tolstoy
a Russian writer and philosopher was born into an aristocrati…
written by Richard Wilbur
sentimentality
-is the indulgence in emotion for its own sake without regard…
What Men Live By
written by Count Leo Tolstoy
20 terms
Unit 7 Vocab Terms ~ Literature
Acme
Attribute
Belittle
Convey
The highest point
A quality or characteristic belonging to or associated with s…
To make something appear smaller than it is
To transport, to transmit, to communicate, to make known
Acme
The highest point
Attribute
A quality or characteristic belonging to or associated with s…
19 terms
Literature Unit 7
amiss
brawl
detest
domestic
imperfect
fight
dislike
native
amiss
imperfect
brawl
fight
Literature Unit 7 Vocab
adieu
advent
apex
assimilate
farewell
coming, arrival
the uppermost point, the narrowed or pointed end, tip, vertex
to take something in and make it part of and like the thing i…
adieu
farewell
advent
coming, arrival
15 terms
Unit 7 terms literature
Rhyme
Rhythm
Onomatopoeia
End rhyme
The correspondence of sounds
The regular recurrence of sounds
Using words which sound like what they mean(growl, hiss, pop)
The repetition of the accented or stressed vowel sound and al…
Rhyme
The correspondence of sounds
Rhythm
The regular recurrence of sounds
36 terms
Unit 7 Literature
Acme
Attribute
Belittle
Convey
The highest point
A quality or characteristic belonging to or associated with s…
To make something appear smaller than it is; to refer to in a…
To transport/transmit, to communicate, make known
Acme
The highest point
Attribute
A quality or characteristic belonging to or associated with s…
20 terms
Literature Unit 7
Belligerence
Amicable
Bellicose
Bibliophile
warlike mood or nature
not bitter or hostile, friendly
warlike in nature
one who loves bookes
Belligerence
warlike mood or nature
Amicable
not bitter or hostile, friendly
17 terms
Literature Unit 7 voc
Abhor
Amend
Buffet
Chaos
(Verb) to regard with horror or loathing to hate deeply ... Syno…
(Verb) to change in a formal way to change for the better ... Sy…
(Verb) to slap or cuff; to strike repeatedly; to drive or for…
(Noun) great confusion , disorder ... Synonyms:anarchy, turmoil…
Abhor
(Verb) to regard with horror or loathing to hate deeply ... Syno…
Amend
(Verb) to change in a formal way to change for the better ... Sy…
Unit 7 Literature
Rhyme
Rhythm
Onomatopoeia
End rhyme
Corresponding of sounds
The regular recurrence of sound
Using words which sound like what they mean
Repetition of the accented vowel sound
Rhyme
Corresponding of sounds
Rhythm
The regular recurrence of sound
Literature Vocab Unit 7
acme
attribute
belittle
convey
the highest point.
a quality or characteristic belonging to or associated with s…
to make something appear smaller than it is; to refer to in a…
to transport; to transmit; to communicate, make known; to tra…
acme
the highest point.
attribute
a quality or characteristic belonging to or associated with s…
22 terms
Unit 7 Literature
Allay
Bestial
Convivial
Coterie
(verb) to put (fear, doubt, suspicion, anger, etc.) to rest;…
(adj.) of, relating to, or having the form of a beast : witho…
(adj.) friendly; agreeable: fond of feasting, drinking, and m…
(Noun) a group of people who associate closely. an exclusive…
Allay
(verb) to put (fear, doubt, suspicion, anger, etc.) to rest;…
Bestial
(adj.) of, relating to, or having the form of a beast : witho…
20 terms
Literature Unit 7 - Definition
authorize
culprit
dawdle
dissect
to approve or permit; to give power or authority to
a person who has committed a crime or is guilty of some misco…
to waste time; to be idle; to spend more time in doing someth…
to cut apart in preparation for scientific study; to analyze…
authorize
to approve or permit; to give power or authority to
culprit
a person who has committed a crime or is guilty of some misco…
56 terms
Literature Unit 7
The Victorian Era
It began with the death of ____ and en…
At what age did Victoria become queen?
Who did Victoria marry?
1832-1901
Sir Walter Scott... Queen Victoria
18-She is the second longest reigning monarch
Albert
The Victorian Era
1832-1901
It began with the death of ____ and en…
Sir Walter Scott... Queen Victoria
20 terms
Unit 7 literature vocabulary
amiss
brawl
detest
domestic
faulty, imperfect, not as it should be
a noisy quarrel or fight
to hate. dislike very much
native to a country, not foreign
amiss
faulty, imperfect, not as it should be
brawl
a noisy quarrel or fight
Literature Unit 7
Free verse
Blank Verse
English sonnet
Italian sonnet
Does not have rhyme and does not have a regular rhythm
Has a regular rhythm
Has three quatrain
Consists of octave rhyming (abba, abba)
Free verse
Does not have rhyme and does not have a regular rhythm
Blank Verse
Has a regular rhythm
10 terms
Vocabulary unit 7 ~ literature
Abridge (v)
Altercation (n)
Condone (v)
Fabricate (v)
To make shorter... S: shorten, condense... A: expand, enlarge
An angry argument... S: quarrel, dispute... A: agreement, accord
To pardon or overlook... S: ignore... A: condemn, disapprove
To make up... S: concoct, contrive
Abridge (v)
To make shorter... S: shorten, condense... A: expand, enlarge
Altercation (n)
An angry argument... S: quarrel, dispute... A: agreement, accord
56 terms
Literature Unit 7
The Victorian Era
It began with the death of ____ and en…
At what age did Victoria become queen?
Who did Victoria marry?
1832-1901
Sir Walter Scott... Queen Victoria
18-She is the second longest reigning monarch
Albert
The Victorian Era
1832-1901
It began with the death of ____ and en…
Sir Walter Scott... Queen Victoria
25 terms
Literature Vocabulary Unit 7
Abridge (v)
Altercation (n)
Condone (v)
Fabricate (v)
To make shorter
An angry argument
To pardon; to overlook
To make up
Abridge (v)
To make shorter
Altercation (n)
An angry argument
20 terms
Unit 7 - Literature
Abhor
Amend
Buffet
Chaos
v. To regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
v. To change in a formal way; to change for the better
v. To slap or cuff; to strike repeatedly; to drive or force w…
n. Great confusion, disorder
Abhor
v. To regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
Amend
v. To change in a formal way; to change for the better
31 terms
Literature Unit 7
Longfellow
Longfellow
Longfellow
Longfellow
the sifting of peter
Auf Wiedersehen
A psalm of life
the village blacksmith
Longfellow
the sifting of peter
Longfellow
Auf Wiedersehen
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