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22 terms
Vocab unit 2 mertz
ameliorate
aplomb
bombastic
callow
(v)to improve, make better... a:exacerbate
(n) poise, assurance, great self confidence
(adj) pompous or overblown in language; full of big words to…
(adj) without experience, immature
ameliorate
(v)to improve, make better... a:exacerbate
aplomb
(n) poise, assurance, great self confidence
20 terms
vocab unit 4 mertz
affable
aggrandize
amorphous
archetype
(adj) courteous, pleasant, sociable
(v) to increase in greatness, power, or wealth
(adj) shapeless, without definite form
(n) the ideal example of something... s: model, epitome
affable
(adj) courteous, pleasant, sociable
aggrandize
(v) to increase in greatness, power, or wealth
Vocab Unit 3 (Mertz)
abominate
acculturation
adventitious
ascribe
to have an intense dislike or hatred for
the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cause or c…
to assign or refer to (as cause or source), attribute
abominate
to have an intense dislike or hatred for
acculturation
the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
Vocab Unit 4 (Mertz)
affable
aggrandize
amorphous
archetype
courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up or in…
shapeless, without definite form; of no particular character;…
an original model on which something was patterned or replica…
affable
courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
aggrandize
to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up or in…
Vocab Unit 2 (Mertz)
ameliorate
aplomb
bombastic
callow
to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity
pompous or overblown in language; full of high-sounding words…
without experience; immature, not fully developed; lacking so…
ameliorate
to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
aplomb
poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity
Vocab Unit 1 (Mertz)
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadence
the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; offi…
to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an…
a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
decline, decay, or deterioration; a condition or period of de…
approbation
the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; offi…
assuage
to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an…
21 terms
Mertz WIN
Alliteration
Analogy
Argument
Central Idea
Words in a row with the same initial constant sound.
A similarity between like features of two things.
A reason or set of reasons that something is true.
Most important point an author makes.
Alliteration
Words in a row with the same initial constant sound.
Analogy
A similarity between like features of two things.
35 terms
mertz,harms
morality is doing the right thing
ethics is thinking the right thing
Instruct the uneducated, counsel the d…
feed the hungry,give drink to the thir…
what is morality
what is Ethics
7 spiritual works of mercy
7 corporal works of mercy
morality is doing the right thing
what is morality
ethics is thinking the right thing
what is Ethics
22 terms
Vocab 6 mertz
anomalous
aspersion
bizarre
brusque
(adj) abnormal, irregular... s: abberant
(n) a damaging or derogatory statement
(adj) extremely strange... s:grotesque
(adj) abrupt, blunt, formalities... s: tactless a: tactful
anomalous
(adj) abnormal, irregular... s: abberant
aspersion
(n) a damaging or derogatory statement
20 terms
vocab 5 mertz
amnesty
autonomy
axiomatic
blazon
(n) a general pardon for an offense against a government
(n) self government
(adj) self evident... s: taken for granted
(v) to publish or proclaim wildly... s: broadcast
amnesty
(n) a general pardon for an offense against a government
autonomy
(n) self government
22 terms
Voc Mertz Unit 4
affable
aggrandize
amorphous
archetype
Courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to ... syn: Geni…
to increase in greatness, power, to build intensity; to make…
shapeless, without definite form; of no particular type or ch…
an original model on which something was patterned or replica…
affable
Courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to ... syn: Geni…
aggrandize
to increase in greatness, power, to build intensity; to make…
131 terms
vocab 1-6 mertz
anomalous
aspersion
bizarre
brusque
(adj) abnormal, irregular... s: abberant
(n) a damaging or derogatory statement
(adj) extremely strange... s:grotesque
(adj) abrupt, blunt, formalities... s: tactless a: tactful
anomalous
(adj) abnormal, irregular... s: abberant
aspersion
(n) a damaging or derogatory statement
28 terms
Mertz study guide
What time period does the use of Middl…
How did the Black Death affect the soc…
What was Chaucer's life like? How did…
Why was Chaucer's time in Italy signif…
1100-1500
The church was unable to protect its own people so people's c…
He fought in the 100 years war and joined the royal service.…
He familiarized himself with the poet Dante. He inspired Chau…
What time period does the use of Middl…
1100-1500
How did the Black Death affect the soc…
The church was unable to protect its own people so people's c…
48 terms
Vocab 1 and 2 mertz
ameliorate
aplomb
bombastic
callow
(v)to improve, make better... a:exacerbate
(n) poise, assurance, great self confidence
(adj) pompous or overblown in language; full of big words to…
(adj) without experience, immature
ameliorate
(v)to improve, make better... a:exacerbate
aplomb
(n) poise, assurance, great self confidence
Vocab Unit 1- Mertz
Approbation
Assuage
Exacerbate
Coaltion
the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; offi…
to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an…
To make something worse
a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
Approbation
the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; offi…
Assuage
to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an…
89 terms
vocab 1-4 mertz
ameliorate
aplomb
bombastic
callow
(v)to improve, make better... a:exacerbate
(n) poise, assurance, great self confidence
(adj) pompous or overblown in language; full of big words to…
(adj) without experience, immature
ameliorate
(v)to improve, make better... a:exacerbate
aplomb
(n) poise, assurance, great self confidence
151 terms
vocab 1-7 mertz
austere
beneficient
cadaverous
concoct
(adj) severe or stern in matter... s: puritanical a: flamboyant
(adj) performing acts of kindness or charity... s:magnanimous a:…
(adj) pale, gaunt, resembling a corpse... s: haggard, emaciated…
(v) to prepare by combining ingredients, make up
austere
(adj) severe or stern in matter... s: puritanical a: flamboyant
beneficient
(adj) performing acts of kindness or charity... s:magnanimous a:…
69 terms
Vocab 1-3 Mertz
ameliorate
aplomb
bombastic
callow
(v)to improve, make better... a:exacerbate
(n) poise, assurance, great self confidence
(adj) pompous or overblown in language; full of big words to…
(adj) without experience, immature
ameliorate
(v)to improve, make better... a:exacerbate
aplomb
(n) poise, assurance, great self confidence
Vocab Unit 1 Synonyms (Mertz)
hackneyed
innuendo
meritorious
provincial
banal, trite
insinuation
laudable
insular
hackneyed
banal, trite
innuendo
insinuation
21 terms
Unit 3 vocab 3 mertz
abominate
acculturation
adventitious
ascribe
(v) to hate an intense hate for... a: relish
(n) the modification of social traits... s: adaptation
(adj) resulting from chance... s: fortuitous
(v) to assign, refer to... s: attribute
abominate
(v) to hate an intense hate for... a: relish
acculturation
(n) the modification of social traits... s: adaptation
Vocab Unit 2 Synonyms (Mertz)
bombastic
drivel
exhort
infringe
highfalutin, pretentious
hogwash
entreat
encroach
bombastic
highfalutin, pretentious
drivel
hogwash
Vocab Unit 5 Synonyms (Mertz)
amnesty
axiomatic
blazon
filch
reprieve
taken for granted
broadcast
pilfer, purloin
amnesty
reprieve
axiomatic
taken for granted
Vocab Unit 3 Synonyms (Mertz)
abominate
acculturation
adventitious
ascribe
loathe, abhor
adaptation
fortuitous
attribute
abominate
loathe, abhor
acculturation
adaptation
20 terms
lit vocab 7 mertz h
austere
beneficient
cadaverous
concoct
(adj) severe or stern in matter... s: puritanical a: flamboyant
(adj) performing acts of kindness or charity... s:magnanimous a:…
(adj) pale, gaunt, resembling a corpse... s: haggard, emaciated…
(v) to prepare by combining ingredients, make up
austere
(adj) severe or stern in matter... s: puritanical a: flamboyant
beneficient
(adj) performing acts of kindness or charity... s:magnanimous a:…
13 terms
Mertz Woman Vocab
Insuperable (adj)
Fastidious (adj)
Discern (v)
Usury (n)
Incapable of being overcome
Excessively particular about details
To recognize or perceive
Unlawfully high interest rates
Insuperable (adj)
Incapable of being overcome
Fastidious (adj)
Excessively particular about details
Vocab Unit 4 Synonyms (Mertz)
affable
aggrandize
archetype
erudite
genial, amicable
augment
model, epitome
pedantic
affable
genial, amicable
aggrandize
augment
Vocab Unit 7 (Mertz)
austere
beneficent
cadaverous
concoct
severe or stern in manner; without adornment or luxury, simpl…
performing acts of kindness or charity; conferring benefits,…
pale, gaunt, resembling a corpse
to prepare by combining ingredients, make up (as a dish); to…
austere
severe or stern in manner; without adornment or luxury, simpl…
beneficent
performing acts of kindness or charity; conferring benefits,…
42 terms
syn and ant mertz
assuage
decadence
elicit
hackneyed
Ant. exacerbate
syn. decline, decay
ant. stifle
syn. banal, trite
assuage
Ant. exacerbate
decadence
syn. decline, decay
21 terms
Unit 3 (Mertz)
to have an intense hatred for... loathe,…
the modification of the social pattern…
resulting from chance; accidental... for…
to assign or refer to; attribute
abominate
acculturation
adventitious
ascribe
to have an intense hatred for... loathe,…
abominate
the modification of the social pattern…
acculturation
12 terms
Ela Mertz Ch 3
adversary
Apex
Climes
Covert
Enemy;opponent
The highest point of something
Poetic for climate
Concealed;hidden;disguised
adversary
Enemy;opponent
Apex
The highest point of something
40 terms
Mertz LA Word Roots
ag
anthro
arch
auto
do, act
human
rule
self
ag
do, act
anthro
human
20 terms
Ms. Mertz 13-15
connoisseur
disconsolate
nonplussed
porlific
ant: ignoramus, philistine
ant: blithe
syn: perplexed, baffled, flabbergasted
syn: fecund
connoisseur
ant: ignoramus, philistine
disconsolate
ant: blithe
Vocab Unit 5 (Mertz)
amnesty
autonomy
axiomatic
blazon
a general pardon for an offense against a government; in gene…
self-government, political control
self-evident, expressing a universally accepted principle
to adorn or embellish; to display conspicuously; to publish o…
amnesty
a general pardon for an offense against a government; in gene…
autonomy
self-government, political control
75 terms
Every root Mertz
Gram, Graph
cir, circum
e, ec, ex
hom, homo
Write, Writing
around
from, out
same
Gram, Graph
Write, Writing
cir, circum
around
109 terms
vocab 1-5 mertz
ameliorate
aplomb
bombastic
callow
(v)to improve, make better... a:exacerbate
(n) poise, assurance, great self confidence
(adj) pompous or overblown in language; full of big words to…
(adj) without experience, immature
ameliorate
(v)to improve, make better... a:exacerbate
aplomb
(n) poise, assurance, great self confidence
Vocab Unit 6 (Mertz)
anomalous
aspersion
bizarre
brusque
abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slandering or…
extremely strange, unusual, atypical
abrupt, blunt, with no formalities
anomalous
abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
aspersion
a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slandering or…
Unit 1 Vocab (Mertz)
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadence
(n.) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
(v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to be quiet, calm; to…
(n.) a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
(n.) decline, or decay; a condition or period of decline or d…
approbation
(n.) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
assuage
(v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to be quiet, calm; to…
100 terms
El Numerous - Olivia Mertz
uno
dos
tres
cuatro
1
2
3
4
uno
1
dos
2
131 terms
vocab 1-6 mertz
anomalous
aspersion
bizarre
brusque
(adj) abnormal, irregular... s: abberant
(n) a damaging or derogatory statement
(adj) extremely strange... s:grotesque
(adj) abrupt, blunt, formalities... s: tactless a: tactful
anomalous
(adj) abnormal, irregular... s: abberant
aspersion
(n) a damaging or derogatory statement
20 terms
Roots 21-40 Mertz
Gen
gni, gno
grad, gress
grat
origin, birth
learn
move forward, step
please
Gen
origin, birth
gni, gno
learn
28 terms
Roots 40-60 LA Mertz
grad, gress
graph, gram
grat
greg
move, step forward
write, writing
please
group, crowd
grad, gress
move, step forward
graph, gram
write, writing
Chapter 1+2 Vocab Mertz
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadence
(n) the expression of approval or favorable opinion... s: approv…
(v) to make easier or milder: to relieve, calm, satisfy... s: mi…
(n) a combination, union... s: alliance... a: splinter group
(n) decline, excessive self indulgence... s: corruption... a:matura…
approbation
(n) the expression of approval or favorable opinion... s: approv…
assuage
(v) to make easier or milder: to relieve, calm, satisfy... s: mi…
Mertz, War and Reconstruction
Lincoln's 10% plan
First Battle of Bull Run
Battle of Antietam
Battle of Gettysburg
10% of loyalists are enough for readmission with a new, loyal…
July 1861 battle, Union troops under McDowell are defeated by…
September 1862 battle, high casualties, results in a near sta…
July 1863 battle, turning point in the war, about one third o…
Lincoln's 10% plan
10% of loyalists are enough for readmission with a new, loyal…
First Battle of Bull Run
July 1861 battle, Union troops under McDowell are defeated by…
vocab 1, 2 and 3 mertz
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadence
expression of approval, favorable opinion, praise; official a…
to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; put an end…
a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
decline, decay, or deterioration; a condition or period of de…
approbation
expression of approval, favorable opinion, praise; official a…
assuage
to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; put an end…
Mertz's syns Unit 1-8
approbation
assuage
decadence
elicit
syn: approval
ant: exacerbate
syn: decline, decay
syn: draw forth, stifle
approbation
syn: approval
assuage
ant: exacerbate
21 terms
Unit 3, Mertz (10/26)
Abominate
Acculturation
Adventitious
Ascribe
(v.) to have an intense dislike or hatred for... s: loathe, abh…
(n.) the modification of social patterns, traits, or structur…
(adj.) resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cau…
(v.) to assign or refer to (as a cause or source), attribute…
Abominate
(v.) to have an intense dislike or hatred for... s: loathe, abh…
Acculturation
(n.) the modification of social patterns, traits, or structur…
26 terms
Chapter 1 vocab mertz 9/30
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadence
(n) the expression of approval or favorable opinion... s: approv…
(v) to make easier or milder: to relieve, calm, satisfy... s: mi…
(n) a combination, union... s: alliance... a: splinter group
(n) decline, excessive self indulgence... s: corruption... a:matura…
approbation
(n) the expression of approval or favorable opinion... s: approv…
assuage
(v) to make easier or milder: to relieve, calm, satisfy... s: mi…
30 terms
Ms. Mertz Class Subject 2
yo soy
alto
bajo
bonito
i am
tall
short
pretty
yo soy
i am
alto
tall
242 terms
Mertz Units 1-7 Test
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadence
(n.) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
(v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to pu…
(n.) a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
(n.) decline, decay, or deterioration; a condition or period…
approbation
(n.) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
assuage
(v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to pu…
Mertz's syns Unit 1-7
approbation
assuage
decadence
elicit
syn: approval
ant: exacerbate
syn: decline, decay
syn: draw forth, stifle
approbation
syn: approval
assuage
ant: exacerbate
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