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15 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Literary Genres
Fable
Autobiography
Science Fiction
Drama
A folktale that teaches a moral or lesson, often with animals…
A biography of a person written by that person.
Fiction that deals with science and technology, and adventuri…
Skits, musicals, or plays that use the spoken word to share a…
Fable
A folktale that teaches a moral or lesson, often with animals…
Autobiography
A biography of a person written by that person.
5 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Coyote and Archetypes
Coyote
Trickster
Archetype
Myth
A Native American trickster figure
An archetype defined by their cleverness
A recurring character type that share similar characteristics
A traditional story that explains something in the world
Coyote
A Native American trickster figure
Trickster
An archetype defined by their cleverness
36 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Assonance
Connotation
Consonance
repetition of a sound or letter at the beginning of neighbori…
repetition of identical or similar vowel sounds in neighborin…
ideas and feelings associated with a word, as opposed to its…
the repetition of consonant sounds (every sound besides vowel…
Alliteration
repetition of a sound or letter at the beginning of neighbori…
Assonance
repetition of identical or similar vowel sounds in neighborin…
30 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Themes in Literature DFE
Alienation
Betrayal
Birth
Coming of age — boy becomes a man, gir…
creating emotional isolation
fading bonds of love
life after loss, life sustains tragedy
death as mystery, death as a new beginning
Alienation
creating emotional isolation
Betrayal
fading bonds of love
22 termscreated on January 17, 2017
word list #3
Allegory
Aphorism
Paradox
Haiku
a genre where everything stands for abstract qualities
a belief, true statement about life that teaches a lesson
a statement that appears to be false but in actually true
a 3 lined poem with the following patterns of syllables
Allegory
a genre where everything stands for abstract qualities
Aphorism
a belief, true statement about life that teaches a lesson
5 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Vocabulary Lesson 10
engender (verb)
nuance (noun)
covert (adj)
renown (noun)
to cause or give rise to
a subtle difference
not openly displayed
the state of being known and celebrated by many
engender (verb)
to cause or give rise to
nuance (noun)
a subtle difference
180 termscreated on January 17, 2017
AP Terminology Set - January 2017
Pun
Realism
Rebuttal
Reiteration
A humorous play on words, using similar-sounding or identical…
The depiction of people, things, and events as they really ar…
The part of discourse wherein opposing arguments are anticipa…
Repetition of an idea using different words, often for emphas…
Pun
A humorous play on words, using similar-sounding or identical…
Realism
The depiction of people, things, and events as they really ar…
26 terms
created on January 17, 2017
CHN 3 Unit 16 Lesson 3
文学
艺术
诗人
wén xué - literature
yì shù - art
shī - poem
shī rén - poet
文学
wén xué - literature
艺术
yì shù - art
18 termscreated on January 17, 2017
《我愛學語文》二下二第十六課《教訓》
語文
成語
鄰座
罄竹難書
language and literature
idioms
sitting neighbor
(crimes are) too numerous to record
語文
language and literature
成語
idioms
15 termscreated on January 17, 2017
The Innocence of Father Brown Vocabulary Part 2
flamboyant
prudent
polygamy
celibate
flashy
Careful
Having more than one spouse
unmarried and abstaining from sexual relations
flamboyant
flashy
prudent
Careful
12 termscreated on January 17, 2017
WOW 1.17
chasten
fulminated
paucity
eclectic
admonish or subdue
explode violently or flash like lightning
Smallness or insufficiency of quantity
deriving ideas, style, or taste from a broad and diverse rang…
chasten
admonish or subdue
fulminated
explode violently or flash like lightning
14 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Literary Terms EL
Alliteration
Allusion
Simile
Theme
the beginning letters are the same
referring to something found elsewhere in literature or art (…
comparing two things using LIKE or AS
the overall idea or message the author is trying to the reader
Alliteration
the beginning letters are the same
Allusion
referring to something found elsewhere in literature or art (…
10 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Lesson 4 Cynthia R. Christian C. Olivia O. Tamara W.
Candid adj. outspoken
Chaos n. Complete disorder
Strident adj: Harsh sound
Appease v. to claim; to make satisfied
adj. Since Jasmine did not care what people thought about her…
n. Protests cause ______ and could possibly lead to someone g…
adj. The chalk on the board had a _________sound and really m…
v. In order to ______ the dog's hunger, the girl decided to g…
Candid adj. outspoken
adj. Since Jasmine did not care what people thought about her…
Chaos n. Complete disorder
n. Protests cause ______ and could possibly lead to someone g…
12 termscreated on January 17, 2017
School subjects
Art
ICT
History
Geography
Plastyka
Informatyka
Historia
Geografia
Art
Plastyka
ICT
Informatyka
10 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Lesson 6 vocab
Apathy
Condone
Connoisseur
Credence
(n) lack of interest; state of not caring ... There was lots of…
(v) to forgive or overlook an offense... The lady could not ____…
(n) an expert in matters of culture, food, or wine... She was lo…
(n) belief or trust... I can't give _____ to anything you tell m…
Apathy
(n) lack of interest; state of not caring ... There was lots of…
Condone
(v) to forgive or overlook an offense... The lady could not ____…
15 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Fictional Narrative Review
Point of View
First Person
Second Person
Third Person Omniscient
answers who is telling the story.... either a character or a…
story is told by a character in the story using the word "I".…
narrator tells the story about a character, "you".... told so…
narrator can tell what ALL the characters are thinking/feelin…
Point of View
answers who is telling the story.... either a character or a…
First Person
story is told by a character in the story using the word "I".…
10 termscreated on January 17, 2017
SAT Second Semester - First ten words
elfin
dauntless
astute
coup
small, sprightly, fairy-like
fearless, brave, unintimidated
keen, sharp, shrewd, wise
a violent overthrow or victorious accomplishment
elfin
small, sprightly, fairy-like
dauntless
fearless, brave, unintimidated
50 termscreated on January 17, 2017
8th Grade - STAAR Reading Review
setting
character
problem
solution
when and where the story takes place
the people, animals, or objects that are in the story (only t…
the conflict in the story
how the problem is solved
setting
when and where the story takes place
character
the people, animals, or objects that are in the story (only t…
36 terms
created on January 17, 2017
Short Stories Part 2
Dynamic Character
Static Character
Diction
Exposition
A character who grows, learns, or changes as a result of the…
A character that does not change from the beginning of the st…
A writer's or speaker's choice of words
A narrative device, often used at the beginning of a work tha…
Dynamic Character
A character who grows, learns, or changes as a result of the…
Static Character
A character that does not change from the beginning of the st…
10 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Lesson 7 Vocab: Emma Goff, Emily Johnson, Amanda Clark, Gabby Melnick
Ambivalent
Concur
Culmination
Cynical
adj, having apposing attitudes or feelings toward a person, t…
verb, to be of the same opinion; to agree with... Sally ________…
n, the highest point of attainment; the end of climax... The ___…
adj. doubtful or distrustful of the goodness or sincerity of…
Ambivalent
adj, having apposing attitudes or feelings toward a person, t…
Concur
verb, to be of the same opinion; to agree with... Sally ________…
10 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Vocabulary Lesson 3
Mercenary
Bastion
Avarice
Furtive
n. a professional soldier hired by a foreign army... As the thre…
n. a strong defense or fort... With the invention of cannons, th…
n. Desire for wealth; greed. While playing Monopoly, Damien b…
adj. sly; secretive; stealthy. Adam always sat quietly in the…
Mercenary
n. a professional soldier hired by a foreign army... As the thre…
Bastion
n. a strong defense or fort... With the invention of cannons, th…
37 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Literary Term Log
plot
tone
mood
foreshadowing
Sequence of events in a story
Attitude a writer takes toward the audience, a subject, or a…
Feeling or atmosphere that a writer creates for the reader
An author's use of hints or clues to suggest events that will…
plot
Sequence of events in a story
tone
Attitude a writer takes toward the audience, a subject, or a…
8 termscreated on January 17, 2017
unit 6 ( the first university in vietnam - part2)
temple
pagoda
relic
palace
đền
chùa
di tích
cung điện
temple
đền
pagoda
chùa
33 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Schulfächer PingPong1
Deutsch
Englisch
Estnisch
Literatur
saksa keel
inglise keel
eesti keel
kirjandus
Deutsch
saksa keel
Englisch
inglise keel
20 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Functional Writing English 6
It is important to evaluate websites t…
Databases provide
parenthetical citation
business letter
Can be created by anyone.
organized collections of resources
An in-text citation stating the author and page number from w…
A brief but formal written communication with a specific purp…
It is important to evaluate websites t…
Can be created by anyone.
Databases provide
organized collections of resources
16 termscreated on January 16, 2017
SPANISH: School Subjects
el español
las ciencias
la biología
la química
spanish
sciences
biology
chemistry
el español
spanish
las ciencias
sciences
15 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Espanol U1E4
la clase
la escuela
el examen
la lección
class, classroom
school
test
lesson
la clase
class, classroom
la escuela
school
56 termscreated on January 16, 2017
AP Euro Period 1 (Key Concept 1.1)
Humanism
Individualism
Secularism
Petrarch
A Renaissance intellectual movement in which thinkers studied…
The idea that the individual is more important than the state…
describes a movement that does not take place through the chu…
"Father of Humanism." studied classical Greek and Latin. intr…
Humanism
A Renaissance intellectual movement in which thinkers studied…
Individualism
The idea that the individual is more important than the state…
12 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Traditional Literature
myth
legend
origin
hero
an ancient story about gods and brave people, often one that…
a story from the past that is believed by many people and pas…
the point or place where something begins or is created
a person who is admired for great or brave acts or fine quali…
myth
an ancient story about gods and brave people, often one that…
legend
a story from the past that is believed by many people and pas…
40 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Poetry and Other Literary Terms
Aliteration
allusion
Analogy
Antagonist
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
A reference in literature, or in visual or performing arts, t…
A comparison of two different things that are similar in some…
A character or force in conflict with the main character
Aliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
allusion
A reference in literature, or in visual or performing arts, t…
70 termscreated on January 16, 2017
U2E1 Vocabulary
La clase
La escuela
El examen
La lección
Class, Classroom
School
Test
Lesson
La clase
Class, Classroom
La escuela
School
61 termscreated on January 16, 2017
capítulo 7
arte
artista
el/la pintor
lienzo
art
artist
painter
canvas
arte
art
artista
artist
27 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Literary Terms
allusion
metaphor
simile
alliteration
A reference to another work of literature, person, or event
A figure of speech that compares two things without using a c…
A comparison using like or as
Repetition of consonant sounds.
allusion
A reference to another work of literature, person, or event
metaphor
A figure of speech that compares two things without using a c…
44 termscreated on January 16, 2017
English 2 EOC Terms
exposition
rising action
falling action
climax
Definition: The beginning of the story, where everything is i…
Action that leads to turning point.
Events after the climax, leading to the resolution
the turning point or most exciting moment of a story, in whic…
exposition
Definition: The beginning of the story, where everything is i…
rising action
Action that leads to turning point.
16 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Vocab Unit 7
Bell
Bellicose
Antebellum
Belligerence
War
Warlike in nature
Occurring before a war
Warlike mood or attitude
Bell
War
Bellicose
Warlike in nature
8 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Unit 5 Week 2 Vocabulary
respect
adventure
spectacular
literary
a feeling of deep admiration for someone or something elicite…
an unusual or exciting experience
impressive to look at; remarkable
having to do with letters or literature
respect
a feeling of deep admiration for someone or something elicite…
adventure
an unusual or exciting experience
70 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Spanish 1 Unidad 2 Etapa 1
la clase
la escuela
el examen
la lección
class, classroom
school
test
lesson
la clase
class, classroom
la escuela
school
16 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Wordly wise Grade 3 Lesson 3
ambition
auction
coast
coast
a strong wish to be good at something or to have something
a public sale. Each item is sold to the person who offers the…
the land beside the sea
to move without power or effort
ambition
a strong wish to be good at something or to have something
auction
a public sale. Each item is sold to the person who offers the…
70 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Spanish Flash Cards
la clase
la escuela
el examen
la lección
class, classroom
school
test
lesson
la clase
class, classroom
la escuela
school
30 termscreated on January 16, 2017
En una tempestad
huracán
un soplo
abrasado
rodar
(s) quemado
huracán
un soplo
52 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Literary Devices
allusion
antagonist
atmosphere /mood
character
to reference something well known (like the Bible, mythology,…
the character or force in conflict with the main character
the feeling created in the reader
a person or animal who takes part in the action of a literary…
allusion
to reference something well known (like the Bible, mythology,…
antagonist
the character or force in conflict with the main character
14 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Satirical Techniques
burlesque
caricature
hyperbole
invective
imitates or mocks serious tone in an ironic way to provide co…
picture, description, or imitation of a person or thing in wh…
exaggeration for effect... target: The weakness of the human to…
denotes speech or writing that attacks, insults, or denounces…
burlesque
imitates or mocks serious tone in an ironic way to provide co…
caricature
picture, description, or imitation of a person or thing in wh…
50 termscreated on January 16, 2017
vocab pg 121
la clase
la escuela
el examen
la lección
the class, the classroom
school
test
lesson
la clase
the class, the classroom
la escuela
school
31 termscreated on January 16, 2017
L2A- An der Uni (Bilder)
die Schule
die Universität
das Studium
der Abschluss
school
university
studies
degree
die Schule
school
die Universität
university
75 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Kelley History Midterm
Geography of India
Indus Valley Civilization (India)
Indo-Aryans (India)
Vedas (India)
Natural barriers on all sides, protection from invaders. Wate…
Harappa and Mohenjo-Daro: had sewage systems, dried bricks, p…
Language was Sanskrit. Aryans came down from Eastern Europe i…
Brought by Aryans, among the oldest writings in the world. Th…
Geography of India
Natural barriers on all sides, protection from invaders. Wate…
Indus Valley Civilization (India)
Harappa and Mohenjo-Daro: had sewage systems, dried bricks, p…
41 termscreated on January 16, 2017
2nd GradeNWEA Reading RIT 181-190 All
advertise
almanac
antonym
bibliography
to make something known generally or in public, especially in…
reference book with helpful facts and figures
a word that means the opposite of another word
the written list of all the sources used in a report or book
advertise
to make something known generally or in public, especially in…
almanac
reference book with helpful facts and figures
125 termscreated on January 16, 2017
World History Ch. 7 & 8, Chapter 18, World History: Chapter 13 Terms
Clovis
Medieval
Franks
Charles Martel
King of Franks; conquered Gaul; earned support of Gaul and Ch…
the period between the fall of the Roman Empire in the west a…
group of Germanic people who rose to prominence under the lea…
the Frankish commander for the battle of Tours. He defeated t…
Clovis
King of Franks; conquered Gaul; earned support of Gaul and Ch…
Medieval
the period between the fall of the Roman Empire in the west a…
20 termscreated on January 16, 2017
lit: vocab- unit 9
allocate
ardent
assiduous
brash
(v) -to set apart or designate for a special purpose... -to dist…
(adj) -very enthusiastic, impassioned... -Syn:intense, zealous…
(adj) persistent, attentive, diligent... -Syn: industrious, un…
(adj) prone to act in a hasty manner... -impudent... -Syn: rash,…
allocate
(v) -to set apart or designate for a special purpose... -to dist…
ardent
(adj) -very enthusiastic, impassioned... -Syn:intense, zealous…
41 terms
created on January 16, 2017
NWEA Reading RIT 181-190 All
advertise
almanac
antonym
bibliography
to make something known generally or in public, especially in…
reference book with helpful facts and figures
a word that means the opposite of another word
the written list of all the sources used in a report or book
advertise
to make something known generally or in public, especially in…
almanac
reference book with helpful facts and figures
62 termscreated on January 16, 2017
spanish capitulo 7
art
artist
painter
canvas
el arte ... Me gusta el arte.
el/la artista... La artista esta bonita
el/la pintor... El pintor esta feo
el lienzo... Yo Necesito un lienzo para pintar
art
el arte ... Me gusta el arte.
artist
el/la artista... La artista esta bonita
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