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Literature Vocabulary Unit 9
avenge
cede
deluge
discretion
(v.) to get revenge for, get even for, settle a score; to pun…
(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 jud…
avenge
(v.) to get revenge for, get even for, settle a score; to pun…
cede
(v.) to give up, surrender; to hand over to another
10 terms
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
10 terms
American Literature Unit 9 Vocabulary (1-10)
allocate
ardent
assiduous
brash
(v.) to set apart or designate for a special purpose; to dist…
(adj.) very enthusiastic, impassioned
(adj.) persistent, attentive, diligent
(adj.) prone to act in a hasty manner; impudent
allocate
(v.) to set apart or designate for a special purpose; to dist…
ardent
(adj.) very enthusiastic, impassioned
20 terms
Literature - Unit 9
first-person point of view
imagery
mood
personal narrative
noun - narrator is a character in the story: "I, me, my, mine…
Description that creates a mental picture and appeals to the…
the emotions or feelings that are conveyed in a literary work
an autobiographical writing focusing on a significant experie…
first-person point of view
noun - narrator is a character in the story: "I, me, my, mine…
imagery
Description that creates a mental picture and appeals to the…
50 terms
Literature Vocabulary Unit 9
avenge
cede
deluge
discretion
to get revenge for, get even for, settle a score,to punish so…
to give up, surrender, to hand over to another (v)
a great flood, a heavy fall of rain, anything that comes in a…
good judgement, care in speech and action, freedom to judge o…
avenge
to get revenge for, get even for, settle a score,to punish so…
cede
to give up, surrender, to hand over to another (v)
18 terms
AP Literature Unit 9 Vocabulary
laconic
mien
veracity
wry
Using very few words
demeanor or bearing
Truthfulness
amusing, ironic
laconic
Using very few words
mien
demeanor or bearing
20 terms
Unit 9 Literature Vocabulary
Accelerate
Bystander
Canvass
Casual
to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more quickly
one who looks on or observes, a person present but not taking…
to go through an area in order to procure votes, sales, or op…
happening by chance or on an irregular basis; showing little…
Accelerate
to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more quickly
Bystander
one who looks on or observes, a person present but not taking…
12 terms
Literature Genres Unit 9
Genre
Nonfiction
Biography
Article
Categories, a way to sort types of writing or books.
A writing piece that is meant to give information.
Nonfiction book about a person's life.
Nonfiction piece about an event or a topic.
Genre
Categories, a way to sort types of writing or books.
Nonfiction
A writing piece that is meant to give information.
12 terms
Literature Genres Unit 9
genre
Nonfiction
biography
article
(n) categories, - a way to sort types of writing or books
(n) a written piece that is meant to give information
(n) nonfiction book about a person's life
(n) nonfiction piece about an event or a topic.
genre
(n) categories, - a way to sort types of writing or books
Nonfiction
(n) a written piece that is meant to give information
Unit 9 Vocab - Literature
allocate
ardent
assiduous
brash
to set apart or designate for a special purpose; to distribute
very enthusiastic, impassioned
persistent, attentive, diligent
prone to act in a hasty manner; impudent
allocate
to set apart or designate for a special purpose; to distribute
ardent
very enthusiastic, impassioned
20 terms
Unit 9 Literature Vocabulary
abate
adulation
anathema
astute
to make less in amount, become less, to deduct
excessive praise or flattery
an object of intense dislike
shrewd, crafty, cunning
abate
to make less in amount, become less, to deduct
adulation
excessive praise or flattery
literature unit 9
depreciate
throng
contemplate
hoard
to reduce the purchasing value of (money), to decline in value.
a multitude of people/ things crowded or assembled together;…
to look at or view with continued attention; observe or study…
a supply or accumulation that is hidden or carefully guarded…
depreciate
to reduce the purchasing value of (money), to decline in value.
throng
a multitude of people/ things crowded or assembled together;…
Unit 9 Vocab-Literature
Acclamation
Bucolic
Calumniate
Chary
(n.) a shout of welcome; an overwhelming shout of approval (s…
(adj.) characteristic of the countryside, rural; relating to…
(v.) to slander; to accuse falsely and maliciously (syn: defa…
(adj.) extremely cautious hesitant, or slow (to); reserved, d…
Acclamation
(n.) a shout of welcome; an overwhelming shout of approval (s…
Bucolic
(adj.) characteristic of the countryside, rural; relating to…
Literature- Vocab Unit 9
altrustic
assent
benefactor
chivalrous
(adj) unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
(v) to express agreement
(n) one who does good to others
(adj) marked by honor, courtesy, and courage; knightly
altrustic
(adj) unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
assent
(v) to express agreement
20 terms
Literature vocabulary unit 9
accelerate
bystander
canvass
casual
verb. to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more…
noun. one who looks on or observes, a person present but not…
adjective. to go through an area in order to procure votes, s…
adjective. happening by chance or on an irregular basis; show…
accelerate
verb. to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more…
bystander
noun. one who looks on or observes, a person present but not…
Vocabulary Unit 9 Literature
auxiliary
candid
cubicle
drudgery
(adj.) giving assistance or support; (n.) a helper, aid
(adj.) frank, sincere; impartial; unposed
(n.) a small room or compartment
(n.) work that is hard and tiresome
auxiliary
(adj.) giving assistance or support; (n.) a helper, aid
candid
(adj.) frank, sincere; impartial; unposed
20 terms
Unit 9 Literature Vocabulary
Accelerate
Bystander
Canvass
Casual
To speed up, cause to move faster; To bring about more quickly
One who looks on or observes, a person present but not taking…
To go through an area in order to procure votes, sales, or op…
Happening by chance or on an irregular basis; Showing little…
Accelerate
To speed up, cause to move faster; To bring about more quickly
Bystander
One who looks on or observes, a person present but not taking…
20 terms
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
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
12 terms
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
43 terms
Unit 9 Literature
What is a truth expressed in the form…
Who wrote Ilyás?
Who was the Ilyás's wife?
Who took Ilyás in after he lost all hi…
paradox
Leo Tolstoy
Sham-Shemagi
Muhammed-Shah
What is a truth expressed in the form…
paradox
Who wrote Ilyás?
Leo Tolstoy
20 terms
American Literature (unit 9)
Acclamation
Bucolic
Calumniate
Chary
(N.) a shout of welcome; an overwhelming verbal vote of appro…
(Adj.) characteristics of a countryside, rural; relating to s…
(V.) to slander; to accuse falsely and maliciously
(Adj.) extremely cautious, hesitant, or slow (to); reserved,…
Acclamation
(N.) a shout of welcome; an overwhelming verbal vote of appro…
Bucolic
(Adj.) characteristics of a countryside, rural; relating to s…
12 terms
American literature unit 9
Fin
Ambul
Ous
Topo
End
Walk
Full of
Place
Fin
End
Ambul
Walk
Unit 9 vocab 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 judge 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
AP Literature Unit 9 Vocab
beatitude
bete noire
bode
dank
a state of perfect happiness or blessedness; a blessing
someone or something that one especially dislikes, dreads, or…
to be an omen of; to indicate by signs
unpleasantly damp or wet
beatitude
a state of perfect happiness or blessedness; a blessing
bete noire
someone or something that one especially dislikes, dreads, or…
12 terms
World Literature-Unit 9
paradox
Ilyas
allusion
Contentment
truth is expressed in the form of an apparent contradiction
written by Leo Tolstoy
is a reference to mythology, history, or literary work
written Oliver Wendell Holmes
paradox
truth is expressed in the form of an apparent contradiction
Ilyas
written by Leo Tolstoy
20 terms
Literature 9 Unit 9
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
10 terms
Unit 9 Literature Vocabulary
Levity
Disparage
Astute
Analogous
Humor.
To speak badly of; to belittle.
Clever, perceptive.
Comparable.
Levity
Humor.
Disparage
To speak badly of; to belittle.
24 terms
Literature Unit 9 Vocabulary
dialogue
homogenized
unanimous
monopolize
communication between two or more people
forced to be exactly the same
showing complete agreement
to use or the so as to prevent others from using or taking
dialogue
communication between two or more people
homogenized
forced to be exactly the same
20 terms
Literature UNIT 9
monopolize
analogous
equitable
iniquity
to use or take so as to preent others from using or taking
comparable to; like
fair; just
injustice; wrong or wicked action or situation
monopolize
to use or take so as to preent others from using or taking
analogous
comparable to; like
20 terms
Literature Unit 9
Avenge
Cede
Deluge
Discretion
To ge revenge for, get even for, setlle a score
To give up, surrender, yield; to hand over
A great flood; a heavy fall of rain; anything that comes in v…
Good judgement; care in speech and action; freedom to judge o…
Avenge
To ge revenge for, get even for, setlle a score
Cede
To give up, surrender, yield; to hand over
20 terms
Unit 9 Literature Vocabulary
Accelerate
Bystander
Canvass
Casual
to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more quickly
one who looks on or observes, a person present but not taking…
to go through an area in order to procure votes, sales, or op…
happening by chance or on an irregular basis; showing little…
Accelerate
to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more quickly
Bystander
one who looks on or observes, a person present but not taking…
Literature Unit 9
Ulysses and the Cyclops
A Song of Greatness
The Passing of Arthur
A Song of Sherwood
by: Charles Lamb
by: Mary Austin
by: Howard Pyle
by: Alfred Noyes
Ulysses and the Cyclops
by: Charles Lamb
A Song of Greatness
by: Mary Austin
20 terms
Literature Vocabulary Unit 9
Candid (adj)
Drudgery (n)
Escalate (v)
Feign (v)
Sincere
Hard work
To elevate
To pretend
Candid (adj)
Sincere
Drudgery (n)
Hard work
20 terms
Themes in Literature--Unit 9
Hopeful
his wife, Diffidence
They used the Key of Promise that was…
milk
Who traveled with Christian and gave him encouragement?
Who persuaded Giant Despair to beat the pilgrims?
How did Christian and Hopeful escape from the dungeon?
Following hours of prayer, what was given to the orphanage on…
Hopeful
Who traveled with Christian and gave him encouragement?
his wife, Diffidence
Who persuaded Giant Despair to beat the pilgrims?
9 terms
Unit 9 Literature
Ulysses and the Cyclops
A Song of Greatness
The Passing of Arthur
A Song of Sherwood
Charels Lamb
Mary Austin
Howard Pyle
Alfred Noyes
Ulysses and the Cyclops
Charels Lamb
A Song of Greatness
Mary Austin
Unit 9 Literature Vocab
CAPUT, CAPITIS
Capitalist
Capitulation
Decapitate
"Head"
A person who has invested personal wealth in buisness
Surrender; ending resistance
To cut off the head of; to behead
CAPUT, CAPITIS
"Head"
Capitalist
A person who has invested personal wealth in buisness
10 terms
Literature Unit 9
John Bunyan
John Greenleaf Whittier
Anna Talbott McPherson
Robert Southey
Who wrote doubting castle?
Who wrote Faith
Who wrote Beloved Friend of Little Waifs?
Who wrote Have Faith?
John Bunyan
Who wrote doubting castle?
John Greenleaf Whittier
Who wrote Faith
abeka themes in literature unit 9
stile
moderate
instruntilay
steps that lead over a fence
make less vilount or extreme
quality of serving as a means to an end
stile
steps that lead over a fence
moderate
make less vilount or extreme
59 terms
Unit 9 Vocabulary-- Literature
Allocate
Allocate Synonyms
Ardent
Ardent Synonyms
To set apart or designate for a special purpose; to distribute.
Assign, allot, distribute.
Very enthusiastic, impassioned.
Intense, fervent, avid.
Allocate
To set apart or designate for a special purpose; to distribute.
Allocate Synonyms
Assign, allot, distribute.
Literature Unit 9 Vocabulary
Avatar
Avatar
Avatar
Beatitude
n.) An embodiment (as of a concept or philosophy) often in a…
Once users choose _____________ for the application, they can…
Synonyms- Embodiment, virtual identity
n.) A state of perfect happiness or blessedness; a blessing
Avatar
n.) An embodiment (as of a concept or philosophy) often in a…
Avatar
Once users choose _____________ for the application, they can…
12 terms
Literature Unit 9 Vocab
Tortuous
Retort
Extort
Voluble
Adjective... Not direct or straightforward
Verb... To respond critically or sarcastically
Verb... To wrongly or illegally force someone to comply with a…
Adjective... Talkative; given to rapid, abundant speech
Tortuous
Adjective... Not direct or straightforward
Retort
Verb... To respond critically or sarcastically
15 terms
Unit 9. Literature
Engraved
Revival
Epic
Prose
carved into wood, stone or other materials
The act of becoming or making something strong or popular again
A long poem about a country's history or the actions of great…
writing that is not poetry
Engraved
carved into wood, stone or other materials
Revival
The act of becoming or making something strong or popular again
LITERATURE VOCAB UNIT 9
Accelerate
Bystander
Canvass
Casual
To speed up, cause to move faster
One who looks or observes but does not take part in
To go through an area in order to preserve votes, sales, or o…
Happening bychane or an irregular basis
Accelerate
To speed up, cause to move faster
Bystander
One who looks or observes but does not take part in
Unit 9: Literature Terms
Asyndeton
Polysyndeton
Intertextuality
Schemes
a writing style that OMITS conjunctions between words, phrase…
a writing style that is composed of the INTENTIONAL use of MA…
a writing/reading strategy that makes some meaning dependent…
a rhetorical figure of speech that involves changing the patt…
Asyndeton
a writing style that OMITS conjunctions between words, phrase…
Polysyndeton
a writing style that is composed of the INTENTIONAL use of MA…
Literature Unit 9
Paradox
Allusion
Jean de la Fontaine
Bjornstjerne Bjornson
Truth expressed in the form of an apparent contradiction
Reference to mythology, history, or literary work
The cobbler and the rich man
The brothers
Paradox
Truth expressed in the form of an apparent contradiction
Allusion
Reference to mythology, history, or literary work
12 terms
Literature Unit 9
Uniform
Unison
Unanimous
Monologue
The same all the way through: consistent.
One voice.
Showing complete agreement.
A speech made by a single person.
Uniform
The same all the way through: consistent.
Unison
One voice.
Literature Unit 9
apt
awry
bludgeon
capitulate
suitable, fitting, likely: quick to learn
in a turned or twisted position or direction; wrong out of th…
a short club used as a weapon; to strike with a heavy club; t…
to end resistance, give up, throw in the towel
apt
suitable, fitting, likely: quick to learn
awry
in a turned or twisted position or direction; wrong out of th…
20 terms
Unit 9 vocab 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 judge 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
20 terms
Literature Vocabulary Unit 9
accelerate
bystander
canvass
casual
(v.) to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more q…
(n.) one who looks on or observes, a person present but not t…
(v.) to go through an area in order to procure votes, sales,…
(adj.) happening by chance or on an irregular basis; showing…
accelerate
(v.) to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more q…
bystander
(n.) one who looks on or observes, a person present but not t…
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