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literature - chapter 16 vocab
buoyant
enervate
incorrigible
inexorable
capable of floating
to exhaust
unable to be corrected
nonpreventable
buoyant
capable of floating
enervate
to exhaust
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Literature vocab - Chapter 16
excruciating
crux
crucial
indolent
extremely painful
most decisive point
extremely necessary
lazy
excruciating
extremely painful
crux
most decisive point
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Backpack Literature Chapter 16
stress
rhythm
prosody
scansion
emphasis, or accent placed on a syllable in speech. unstresse…
the recurring pattern of stresses and pauses in a poem. a fix…
the study of metrical structures in poetry
a practice used to describe rhythmic patterns in a poem by se…
stress
emphasis, or accent placed on a syllable in speech. unstresse…
rhythm
the recurring pattern of stresses and pauses in a poem. a fix…
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Harrison literature chapter 16
Glistening
Hurl
Knoll
Furrows
Reflecting or sparkling
To throw with violent force
Hill
Narrow grooves made in the ground by a plow
Glistening
Reflecting or sparkling
Hurl
To throw with violent force
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vocab chapter 16-18 literature
unique
ecstatic
pervade
hearth
existing as the only one or as the sole example; single; soli…
of, relating to, characterized by ecstasy or a state of sudde…
to become spread throughout all parts of
the floor of a fireplace, usually of stone, brick, etc., ofte…
unique
existing as the only one or as the sole example; single; soli…
ecstatic
of, relating to, characterized by ecstasy or a state of sudde…
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Lit: Chapter 16 Nectar in a Sieve Vocabulary
taper
unheedful
reverberate
pinioning
a slender candle (pg.93)
not noticing or paying attention (pg.93)
appear to vibrate or be disturbed because of a loud noise (pg…
to hold the arms or legs of someone (pg.94)
taper
a slender candle (pg.93)
unheedful
not noticing or paying attention (pg.93)
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Chapter 16 Bible as Literature
In chapter 1 of Ruth, how did Naomi en…
When Naomi sent her daughter-in-law ba…
Ruth said to Naomi, "Your ____ shall b…
Backbreaks, sweaty labor was inaccurat…
Her husband came in search of fertile land
Orpah
People; People; God; God
Millet
In chapter 1 of Ruth, how did Naomi en…
Her husband came in search of fertile land
When Naomi sent her daughter-in-law ba…
Orpah
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Chapter 16 Bible as Literature
In chapter 1 of Ruth, how did Naomi en…
When Naomi sent her daughter-in-law ba…
Ruth said to Naomi, "Your ____ shall b…
Backbreaks, sweaty labor was inaccurat…
Her husband came in search of fertile land
Orpah
People; People; God; God
Millet
In chapter 1 of Ruth, how did Naomi en…
Her husband came in search of fertile land
When Naomi sent her daughter-in-law ba…
Orpah
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Vocabulary Chapter 16
Adept
Encompass
Entrepreneur
Eradicate
skillful
to include
a business investor
to erase
Adept
skillful
Encompass
to include
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Shepton Humanities Chapter 16-17 Paintings, Literature, and Symphonies
Oath of the Horatii
Napoleon Crossing the Alps
Candide
A Modest Proposal
David
David
Voltaire's satire story about the aristocrats
Swift's crazy satirical proposal to get Ireland out of depres…
Oath of the Horatii
David
Napoleon Crossing the Alps
David
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Hatchet Chapter 16-Epilogue Vocabulary Words
pitch
attitude
boss
incessant
pine sap.
physical position relative.
knoblike mass.
not stopping.
pitch
pine sap.
attitude
physical position relative.
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Literature - Deathwatch (Chapter 16-17) - 8th Grade
Aggravation
relevant
menacingly
Ballistics
to make more severe
to the point out of topic
threat
having to do with the motion of projectiles (as bullets)
Aggravation
to make more severe
relevant
to the point out of topic
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Chapter 16 Terms
flapper
prohibition
Speakeasies
Harlem Renaissance
1920s, the radical young women who bobbed their hair, partied…
A law forbidding the sale of alcoholic beverages
Secret bars where alcohol could be purchased illegally
A period in the 1920s when African-American achievements in a…
flapper
1920s, the radical young women who bobbed their hair, partied…
prohibition
A law forbidding the sale of alcoholic beverages
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Survey Lit - Vocabulary Chapter 16
to walk around
ambulatory
preamble
recalcitrant
ambulo ambulare ambulavi ambulatum
adj.1. able to walk about... adj.2. pertaining to walking... n.1.…
n. a preliminary statement in speech or writing; an introduct…
adj.1. stubbornly resistant to authority or guidance... adj.2.…
to walk around
ambulo ambulare ambulavi ambulatum
ambulatory
adj.1. able to walk about... adj.2. pertaining to walking... n.1.…
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Chapter 16 Vocabulary
Conversely
Charisma
Quest
Prevalent
In an oppostie manner; in an altogether different way
The quality of a leader which captures great popular devotion…
A search; pursuit
Widespread; common
Conversely
In an oppostie manner; in an altogether different way
Charisma
The quality of a leader which captures great popular devotion…
Chapter 16 Vocabulary
entrepreneur
adept
stint
presumptuous
a person who organizes, manages, and takes the risk of busine…
highly skilled; expert
a specific period of work or service; amount of time spent
too bold; overly confident
entrepreneur
a person who organizes, manages, and takes the risk of busine…
adept
highly skilled; expert
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Vocabulary Roots Chapter 16
arbitrary
arbitrate
hortatory
exhort
arbiter: "judge", "witness", "spectator"... based on a subjectiv…
arbiter: "judge", "witness", "spectator"... to judge or decide i…
hortor, hortari, hortatum: "to urge", "to encourage"... marked b…
hortor, hortari, hortatum: "to urge", "to encourage"... to urge,…
arbitrary
arbiter: "judge", "witness", "spectator"... based on a subjectiv…
arbitrate
arbiter: "judge", "witness", "spectator"... to judge or decide i…
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Chapter 16 - Reform Movement
American Colonization Society
William Lloyd Garrison
Grimké sisters
Underground Railroad
Unsuccessfully Ended Slavery.... Society that thought slavery wa…
Abolitionist, journalist and social reformer. Editor of aboli…
Angelina and Sarah Grimke wrote and lectured vigorously on re…
1830, Harriet Tubman, a system that helped enslaved African A…
American Colonization Society
Unsuccessfully Ended Slavery.... Society that thought slavery wa…
William Lloyd Garrison
Abolitionist, journalist and social reformer. Editor of aboli…
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Lit Lab Chapter 16 Vocabulary
conversely
charisma
quest
prevalent
in an opposite manner; in an altogether different way
the quality of a leader which captures great popular devotion…
a search; pursuit
widespread; common
conversely
in an opposite manner; in an altogether different way
charisma
the quality of a leader which captures great popular devotion…
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Chapter 16 Autobiography
autobiography
autobiographical writing
atmosphere
narrative
a true story of a person's life, written by that person
1. main character who is the author... 2. first-person point of…
the general mood of a piece of literature
a story; a report of what has happened
autobiography
a true story of a person's life, written by that person
autobiographical writing
1. main character who is the author... 2. first-person point of…
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chapter 16 vocabulary
guile(n)
esoteric(adj)
Maverick(n)
exonerate(v)
-deceit, trickery... -The girl told me her mom's book was full o…
-known or understood only by a select few ... -When I talk I usu…
-independent person... -The rapper was a __________who encourage…
-free from blame ... -My lawyer ____________me from the charges.
guile(n)
-deceit, trickery... -The girl told me her mom's book was full o…
esoteric(adj)
-known or understood only by a select few ... -When I talk I usu…
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AP Literature: Wuthering Heights Chapter 16-20 (Vocab and Study Questions)
Countenance
Equanimity
Incarnate
Propensity
A person's face or facial expression. ... Example from WH: Heat…
Mental calmness, composure, and evenness of temper.(especiall…
Embody or represent (deity or spirit) in human form... Example…
A natural inclination or tendency.... Example from WH: A propen…
Countenance
A person's face or facial expression. ... Example from WH: Heat…
Equanimity
Mental calmness, composure, and evenness of temper.(especiall…
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Chapter 16 Vocabulary - CL
adept
encompass
entrepreneur
eradicate
skillful
to include
a business investor
to erase
adept
skillful
encompass
to include
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Scarlet Letter Chapter 16-18 Vocabulary
Colloquy
Consecration
Denizen
Dryad
(n.) a dialogue; conversational exchange; conference
(n.) The act of giving sacramental character; dedication to t…
(n.) an inhabitant; resident
(n.) a deity or nymph of the woods
Colloquy
(n.) a dialogue; conversational exchange; conference
Consecration
(n.) The act of giving sacramental character; dedication to t…
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Chapter 16 Vocabulary
Frederick Douglass
peculiar institution
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Uncle Tom's Cabin
the leading spokesperson for blacks and against slavery, was…
slavery; slaves - bottom in status, foundation of Southern ec…
Author of Uncle Tom's Cabin
The book was fiction that played on readers' emotions to swel…
Frederick Douglass
the leading spokesperson for blacks and against slavery, was…
peculiar institution
slavery; slaves - bottom in status, foundation of Southern ec…
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Chapter 16 Vocabulary
Wright Brothers
Booker T Washington
Tuskegee University
W.E.B Du Bois
Invented the airplane
A pioneer in African American Education, believed that if bla…
Aimed at providing African Americans with teaching diplomas a…
First African American to receive a doctorate from Harvard
Wright Brothers
Invented the airplane
Booker T Washington
A pioneer in African American Education, believed that if bla…
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Chapter 16 and 17 Vocabulary
moral economy
sovereignty
popular revolts
intendent
The vision of a world in which community needs to predominate…
When a state possesses a monopoly over the instruments of jus…
Armed riots and uprising against a government or belief.
Recruited soldiers, supervised tax collection, watched local…
moral economy
The vision of a world in which community needs to predominate…
sovereignty
When a state possesses a monopoly over the instruments of jus…
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Chapter 16 vocabulary
flapper
Prohibition
speakeasies
Harlem Renaissance
Young women of the 1920s that behaved and dressed in a radica…
A law forbidding the sale of alcoholic beverages 1920-1933
An illegal bar where drinks were sold, during the time of pro…
A period in the 1920s when African-American achievements in a…
flapper
Young women of the 1920s that behaved and dressed in a radica…
Prohibition
A law forbidding the sale of alcoholic beverages 1920-1933
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Chapter 16 and 17 Vocabulary
caravels
sea based empires
British East India Company
Columbian Exchange
Slender, long-hulled vessels utilized by Portuguese; highly m…
Spain, England, France, Dutch
A joint stock company that controlled most of India during th…
An exchange of goods, ideas and skills from the Old World (Eu…
caravels
Slender, long-hulled vessels utilized by Portuguese; highly m…
sea based empires
Spain, England, France, Dutch
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Literature Final: Chapter 16 and Quiz
Unit plan...
The goals of unit plans...
What does a unit do?
What should a unit include?
"Collections of lessons that provide an organizing framework…
"Help students become independent problem-solvers and thinker…
Motivate students toward in-depth study of a topic, book, iss…
Goals (standards and objectives)... Experiences... Activities... Mater…
Unit plan...
"Collections of lessons that provide an organizing framework…
The goals of unit plans...
"Help students become independent problem-solvers and thinker…
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Chapter 16 World Hostory vocabulary
Humanism
Secular
Individualism
Sonnet
Renaissance movement based on the literature and ideas of anc…
Worldly, not overtly of specifically religious
An emphasis on the dignity and worth of the individual person
Poetry form with 14 lines and a fixed pattern of rhyme and me…
Humanism
Renaissance movement based on the literature and ideas of anc…
Secular
Worldly, not overtly of specifically religious
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Spanish 5 Chapter 16 Vocabulary 1+2
el ensayo
la comedia
la tragedia
de nuevo
essay
comedy
tragedy
again
el ensayo
essay
la comedia
comedy
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US 1 - Chapter 16 Gilded Age Vocabulary
Booker T. Washington
Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute
W.E.B. DuBois
Niagara Movement
African American ex-slave who encouraged African Americans to…
School founded by Booker T. Washington to teach African Ameri…
African American reformer who encouraged all Americans to wor…
Political group founded by DuBois to fight for African Americ…
Booker T. Washington
African American ex-slave who encouraged African Americans to…
Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute
School founded by Booker T. Washington to teach African Ameri…
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Chapter 16
Adept
Encompass
Entrepreneur
Eradicate
Highly skilled; Expert
To include; Contain
A person who organizes, manages, and takes the risk of a busi…
To get rid of altogether; Wipe out
Adept
Highly skilled; Expert
Encompass
To include; Contain
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Summer Assignment Vocabulary: Chapter 16
Wantonly
Havoc
Impotence
Myriads
Done without reason or excuse, heartlessly
Ruin, injury
Helplessness
Countless
Wantonly
Done without reason or excuse, heartlessly
Havoc
Ruin, injury
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Latin Chapter 16 Vocabulary
aetas, aetatis
auditor, auditoris
clementia, clementiae
mens, mentis
(fem.) period of life, life, age, an age
(masc.) hearer, listener; member of an audience
(fem.) mildness, gentleness, mercy
(fem.) mind, thought, intention
aetas, aetatis
(fem.) period of life, life, age, an age
auditor, auditoris
(masc.) hearer, listener; member of an audience
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Joy of Vocabulary Chapter 16
amble
concomitant
congregate
exodus
to walk slowly or leisurely, to wander
accompanying
to come together in a group, assemble, to gather together
going out, mass departure, like in Egypt
amble
to walk slowly or leisurely, to wander
concomitant
accompanying
World Literature Candide Vocabulary Ch 16-18
Deliverance
Denounced
Deputed
Disconsolate
Freedom
Damned as being wicked or evil
Designated, appointed
Melancholy, unable to be consoled, sad
Deliverance
Freedom
Denounced
Damned as being wicked or evil
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Chapter 16 & 17: Absolutism and Constitutionalism Vocabulary
Absolutism
Baroque
English Bill of Rights
Cardinal Richelieu
When sovereignity is embodied in the person of the ruler
Style in art and architecture developed in Europe from about…
Established that no law can be suspended by the king; no taxe…
Became president of the council of ministers and the first mi…
Absolutism
When sovereignity is embodied in the person of the ruler
Baroque
Style in art and architecture developed in Europe from about…
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Chapter 16
adept
encompass
entrepreneur
eradicate
highly skilled; expert
to include; contain
a person who organizes, manages, and takes the risk of a busi…
to get rid of altogether; wipe out
adept
highly skilled; expert
encompass
to include; contain
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Biology Chapter 16 and 17 Vocabulary: Evolution and Speciation
Evolution
Fossil
Geological Record
HMS Beagle
change over time; the process by which modern organisms have…
preserved remains or traces of ancient organisms
a science that deals with the history of the earth as recorde…
the ship that Darwin sailed on as the ship's naturalist. The…
Evolution
change over time; the process by which modern organisms have…
Fossil
preserved remains or traces of ancient organisms
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World Literature Vocabulary #16
connoisseur
conspriacy
contrite
distraught
(n) An expert in fine art or in matters of taste
(n) A secret plot by two or more people, especially for a har…
(adj.) Truly sorry for having done wrong, repentant
(adj.) Very troubled; distressed
connoisseur
(n) An expert in fine art or in matters of taste
conspriacy
(n) A secret plot by two or more people, especially for a har…
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Improving Vocabulary Skills Short Version Chapter 16
condone
contemplate
feasible
feign
to forgive or overlook
to think about seriously
possible; able to be done
to pretend; give a false show of
condone
to forgive or overlook
contemplate
to think about seriously
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World History: Chapter 16 Vocabulary (Coach Taylor; from 2016)
Queue
Banner
Commercial Capitalism
Clan
a pigtail worn by Chinese men during the Qing dynasty
a Manchu military unit during the Qing dynasty
private business based on profit
a group of related families
Queue
a pigtail worn by Chinese men during the Qing dynasty
Banner
a Manchu military unit during the Qing dynasty
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KEY TERMS AND KEY PEOPLE CHAPTER 16
Mestizo
middle passage
viceroy
Boer
person with native American and European parents
leg two of a three- legged trade net work, slaves were transp…
appointed by the king to rule in his name in the colonies
Dutch farmers in southern Africa and defeated Zulus
Mestizo
person with native American and European parents
middle passage
leg two of a three- legged trade net work, slaves were transp…
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7th Grade Literature~ The Giver- Chapters 16-19 vocabulary
stench
isolation
ominous
carnage
to emit a smell ... stink
being alone... solitude
foreshadowing evil
a great and bloody slaughter in battle... massacre
stench
to emit a smell ... stink
isolation
being alone... solitude
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Glencoe speech chapter 16 speech vocabulary
oral interpretation
rhapsode
anthology
theme
the art of communicating works of literature by reading aloud
a wandering minstrel in ancient Greece that would read his or…
a collection of selected literary pieces or passages
the central idea of work
oral interpretation
the art of communicating works of literature by reading aloud
rhapsode
a wandering minstrel in ancient Greece that would read his or…
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Chapter 16 Career Paths in Education and Training
self-contained classrooms
collaborative learning
special education teachers
corporate trainers
Learning environment where the same teacher and group of stud…
When students work in groups to discuss and solve problems to…
Professionals who work with children and youth who have a var…
Workers who design, conduct, and supervise programs for compa…
self-contained classrooms
Learning environment where the same teacher and group of stud…
collaborative learning
When students work in groups to discuss and solve problems to…
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Civics chapter 16 vocab
Complaint
Summons
Discovery
settlement
Complaint A formal notice that a lawsuit is being brought.
Summons A notice directing someone to appear on court to answ…
Discovery Before going on trial, the lawyers on each side hav…
Settlement In a legal case, the amount of money the defendant…
Complaint
Complaint A formal notice that a lawsuit is being brought.
Summons
Summons A notice directing someone to appear on court to answ…
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Chapter 16
Daoism and Lao Zi
Yin and Yang
Confucianism and Confucius
Filial piety
Point is to achieve eternal life, similar to buddhism. Commit…
Finding a balance of things in life
Social respect, obedience and respecting tradition.
Confucius, a respect for ones parents, elders, and ancestors
Daoism and Lao Zi
Point is to achieve eternal life, similar to buddhism. Commit…
Yin and Yang
Finding a balance of things in life
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