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132 terms
English Midterm 11
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadence
the expression of approval or favorable opinon
to make easier or milder, relieve, to quiet or calm
a combination, union, or merger for some specific purposes
decline, decay, or deterioration; a condition or period of de…
approbation
the expression of approval or favorable opinon
assuage
to make easier or milder, relieve, to quiet or calm
148 terms
English Midterm 11
What is the scar?
What prevents Piggy from doing physica…
what does Ralph do for Jack in order t…
What are 2 of the rules that the boys…
Plane Crash
Asthma
He allows Jack to be the leader of the choir boys (in charge…
A.) can only speak while holding the conch shell B.) someone…
What is the scar?
Plane Crash
What prevents Piggy from doing physica…
Asthma
20 terms
English midterm 11
Meticulous
Morose
Nomenclature
Obscure
Very picky about details
Bad tempered
Naming like "touch-down or match point"
Hidden
Meticulous
Very picky about details
Morose
Bad tempered
55 terms
English Midterm 11
Verbal Irony
Situational Irony
Dramatic Irony
Paradox
When a character says one thing but means the opposite
When a character expects one thing but the opposite occurs
When the reader knows more than one of the characters
contrary to expectations, existing belief or perceived opinio…
Verbal Irony
When a character says one thing but means the opposite
Situational Irony
When a character expects one thing but the opposite occurs
28 terms
English midterm 11
Hero
Mother figure
Innocent youth
Mentor
Exhibits goodness and hapiness to the world, struggles agains…
Guides and directs child, offers emotional or spiritual nouri…
Inexperienced, needs protection from others, people like them…
Protects and guides the main character, main character achiev…
Hero
Exhibits goodness and hapiness to the world, struggles agains…
Mother figure
Guides and directs child, offers emotional or spiritual nouri…
72 terms
ENGLISH VOCAB MIDTERM 11
Feign
Levity
Romantic
Fractious
(verb) to give false appearance of; to pretend
(noun) lightheartedness; a lack of seriousness
(adj) characterized by an idealized view of reality; fanciful…
(adj) quarrelsome or irritable
Feign
(verb) to give false appearance of; to pretend
Levity
(noun) lightheartedness; a lack of seriousness
40 terms
English Midterm 11
Allusion
Apostrophe
Conflict
Diction
Reference to a well known person,place or thing from literature
Calling out to an imaginary, dead, or absent person
Internal or external struggle
Word choice, creates tone, attitude, and style, as well as af…
Allusion
Reference to a well known person,place or thing from literature
Apostrophe
Calling out to an imaginary, dead, or absent person
99 terms
English Midterm 11
contagion
materialize
emasculate
torment
spread of an idea or condition
to become real
to weaken, become less masculine
mental suffering or agony
contagion
spread of an idea or condition
materialize
to become real
50 terms
English Midterm 11
What are the approximate years of Amer…
Moby Dick
Thanatopsis
Walden
1820 to 1860
Herman Melville
William Cullen Bryant
Henry David Thoreau
What are the approximate years of Amer…
1820 to 1860
Moby Dick
Herman Melville
11 terms
english midterm 11
salutary
sangfroid
scathing
seditious
(adj.) beneficial, helpful
(n.) composure or coolness
(adj.) bitterly severe
(adj.) resisting to local authority
salutary
(adj.) beneficial, helpful
sangfroid
(n.) composure or coolness
30 terms
English midterm 11-1
Collaborate
Instigate
Retrospect
Scoff
Team up
Cause
Looking back
Ridicule
Collaborate
Team up
Instigate
Cause
30 terms
English10 Midterm 11-12
Epistle
Avid
Gadfly
Humility
A letter or literary composition in letter form
enthusiastic; extremely interested: voracious/eager
an irritating and persistent person : nuisance/pest
absence of vanity; humbleness : modesty
Epistle
A letter or literary composition in letter form
Avid
enthusiastic; extremely interested: voracious/eager
102 terms
Vocabulary English-Midterm 11/22/16
Analogous
Heterogeneous
Introspective
Mandate
Comparable, similar
Dissimilar
Looking into one's feelings
An authoritative order or command
Analogous
Comparable, similar
Heterogeneous
Dissimilar
45 terms
English midterm 11
Resolution
Want
Quench
Persevere
Determined state of mind; faithful to some person or idea
A physical need
Extinguish
Continue in spite of difficulty
Resolution
Determined state of mind; faithful to some person or idea
Want
A physical need
25 terms
Hybrid English Midterm 11 (1)
Abridge
Accentuate
Affable
Affluent
Reduce or lesson; shorten by omitting parts throughout while…
Make more noticeable or prominent.... (emphasize)
Friendly, good-natured, or easy to talk to.
(Wealthy) (especially of a group or area) having a great deal…
Abridge
Reduce or lesson; shorten by omitting parts throughout while…
Accentuate
Make more noticeable or prominent.... (emphasize)
15 terms
CP English 11 Words
Impotent
Imprecation
Jocular
Juxtapose
Powerless
Curse
Humorous
Contradicting and comparing
Impotent
Powerless
Imprecation
Curse
25 terms
English 11 CP Unit 2a
accolade
antiquity
ascetic
bulwark
(n) an award or privilege granted as a special honor or as an…
(n) the ancient past, especially the period before the Middle…
(adj) characterized by or suggesting the practice of severe s…
(n) a defensive wall
accolade
(n) an award or privilege granted as a special honor or as an…
antiquity
(n) the ancient past, especially the period before the Middle…
16 terms
CP English 11 Vocab
Anonymity
Baffled
Disruption
Dutiful
n. condition of being nameless; obscurity
v. puzzled; mystified
n. disturbance
adj. obedient; conscientious
Anonymity
n. condition of being nameless; obscurity
Baffled
v. puzzled; mystified
110 terms
English 11 CP Vocab
Palate; n
Consternation; n
Abolition; n
Revelation; n
1. Roof of the mouth... 2. A person appreciation of taste... ex. Th…
Feeling of panic or shock of something unexpected... ex. The lou…
Action or act of ending something... ex. Most people living in t…
A sudden realization of something unknown... ex. He never though…
Palate; n
1. Roof of the mouth... 2. A person appreciation of taste... ex. Th…
Consternation; n
Feeling of panic or shock of something unexpected... ex. The lou…
30 terms
english 11 cp
the yellow wallpaper
the notorious jumping frog of calacera…
the outcasts of poker flats
how it feels to be colored
charrolette perkins gilman
mark twain
bret hart
zora neal hurst
the yellow wallpaper
charrolette perkins gilman
the notorious jumping frog of calacera…
mark twain
23 terms
CP English 11
denotation
tone
allusion
diction
dictionary meaning of words
writers attitude toward his or her subject; can be neutral, p…
a reference to an earlier literary work or a historical refer…
words a writer chooses in order to get his or her message acr…
denotation
dictionary meaning of words
tone
writers attitude toward his or her subject; can be neutral, p…
10 terms
CP English vocab 11
Paradigm (noun)
Parochial (adj)
Partisan (noun)
Pedantic (adj)
A model or example
Narrow or confided in point of view
One who supports a particular person, party or idea
Boringly scholarly or academic
Paradigm (noun)
A model or example
Parochial (adj)
Narrow or confided in point of view
10 terms
english 11 cp
Panorama
raze
reprimand
simultaneously
a complete, unobstructed view
to tear down
to criticize or scold severely
at the same time
Panorama
a complete, unobstructed view
raze
to tear down
50 terms
CP English 11 Final
Aggorate
belabor
eschew
coherent
To claim unwarrantly
hard work
to avoid
logical
Aggorate
To claim unwarrantly
belabor
hard work
10 terms
English 11 CP List #5
Brevity
Contradict
Dialect
Diction
shortness of duration; conciseness
to assert the opposite
a particular variety of language spoken by members of a group…
pronunciation; vocal expression
Brevity
shortness of duration; conciseness
Contradict
to assert the opposite
10 terms
English 11 CP List 7
Apocryphal
Cassette
Climactic
Concerto
full of doubtful authorship or authenticity
cartridge holding magnetic tape for playing or recording soun…
having to do with the most exciting or intense part
a musical composition for soloists and orchestra with three c…
Apocryphal
full of doubtful authorship or authenticity
Cassette
cartridge holding magnetic tape for playing or recording soun…
10 terms
English 11 CP List #6
Idioms
Incite
incoherent
Jargon
expressions whose meanings cannot be derived from the combine…
to urge on or arouse
unable to express oneself clearly or logically
specialized or technical vocabulary
Idioms
expressions whose meanings cannot be derived from the combine…
Incite
to urge on or arouse
10 terms
English 11 CP List #2
proscribe
scribble
scribe
script
to forbid as wrong or dangerous; to condemn
to write hurriedly or carelessly, without regard for legibili…
a writer or clerk; one who copies manuscripts
the written text of a play, movie, or television or radio bro…
proscribe
to forbid as wrong or dangerous; to condemn
scribble
to write hurriedly or carelessly, without regard for legibili…
10 terms
English Cp Unit 11
redoubtable
punctilious
prate
corpulent
inspiring fear or awe
very careful and exact to fine points of etiquette and propri…
to talk a great deal in a foolish or aimless fashion
large or bulky of body
redoubtable
inspiring fear or awe
punctilious
very careful and exact to fine points of etiquette and propri…
19 terms
Chapter 11 English CP
Carnage
Carrion
Incarnate
Accolade
The killing of many people: Massacre
Dead and decaying flesh.... Pertaining to dead flesh.
Embodied in human form.
1. Any honor or award, or expression of approval.... 2. A ceremo…
Carnage
The killing of many people: Massacre
Carrion
Dead and decaying flesh.... Pertaining to dead flesh.
20 terms
English 11 CP Vocabulary
Heretics
Inert
Innate
Ingratiating
A professed believer who maintains religious opinions contrar…
having no inherent power of action, motion, or resistance (op…
existing in one from birth; inborn; native
charming; agreeable; pleasing
Heretics
A professed believer who maintains religious opinions contrar…
Inert
having no inherent power of action, motion, or resistance (op…
27 terms
CP English 11 Vocabulary
super
flu
ous
per
over
flow
full of
through
super
over
flu
flow
40 terms
English 11 CP vocab
Alliteration
Assonance
Analogy
Allusion
The same letter or sound at the beginning of adjacent or clos…
In poetry, the repetition of the sound of a vowel or diphthon…
Comparison between two or more similar objects, and if they a…
An expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
Alliteration
The same letter or sound at the beginning of adjacent or clos…
Assonance
In poetry, the repetition of the sound of a vowel or diphthon…
15 terms
CP English11#6
allocate
annihilate
antipathy
cognizant
to portion out
to wipe out or destroy entirely
extreme dislike
aware of
allocate
to portion out
annihilate
to wipe out or destroy entirely
10 terms
English 2 CP 11/11
Fastidious
Belligerent
Astute
Languish
Meticulous; demanding
Combative; quarrelsome; waging war
Perceptive; intelligent
To be weak; listless or repressed
Fastidious
Meticulous; demanding
Belligerent
Combative; quarrelsome; waging war
14 terms
Vocabulary 11 (English 9 CP)
ramification
reverberate
garner
assimilate
An outgrowth, subdivision, consequence, or branching out. b
To resound or re-echo; or to reflect light or heat.
To collect, accumulate, or gather up and store.
To take up and make part of itself, or to absorb and incorpor…
ramification
An outgrowth, subdivision, consequence, or branching out. b
reverberate
To resound or re-echo; or to reflect light or heat.
16 terms
CP English 11 - Romanticism
By an unfaltering trust, approach thy…
Once upon a midnight dreary, while I p…
Tell me not, in mournful numbers... Life…
She had probably attempted to deal wit…
Thanatopsis
the Raven
Psalm of Life
the Devil and Tom Walker
By an unfaltering trust, approach thy…
Thanatopsis
Once upon a midnight dreary, while I p…
the Raven
12 terms
English 11 CP
conspicious
advocate
ascetic
profound
standing out, obvious
to speak in favor of, to support
hermit like, practicing self denial
deep or insightful
conspicious
standing out, obvious
advocate
to speak in favor of, to support
20 terms
English 11 cp
Approbation
Assuage
Coalition
Decadence
Approval, praise
To make easier, calm, appease
Group of people together for a purpose
Decline, decay. Self-indulgence
Approbation
Approval, praise
Assuage
To make easier, calm, appease
50 terms
CP English 11
Ostracize (v)
Qualm (n)
Compulsory (adj)
Exhibitionist (n)
to exclude, by general consent, from society, friendship, con…
an uneasy feeling or pang of conscience as to conduct
required, mandatory, obligatory
a person who behaves in waves intended to attract attention o…
Ostracize (v)
to exclude, by general consent, from society, friendship, con…
Qualm (n)
an uneasy feeling or pang of conscience as to conduct
10 terms
CP English Vocab 11
Virtuoso
Astute
Painstaking
Prodigy
A master artist
Clever; cunning
Demanding; requiring great care
A person with exceptional talents
Virtuoso
A master artist
Astute
Clever; cunning
15 terms
CP English Week 11
bulwark
canard
crescendo
demotic
a defensive wall or embankment
a deliberately misleading story
a gradual increase in intensity, force, or volume
relating to ordinary people
bulwark
a defensive wall or embankment
canard
a deliberately misleading story
16 terms
CP ENGLISH 11
Autocratic
Faction
Homage
Hypocrisy
Adj. Dictatorial
N. Party or interest group
N. Respectful attention
N. Pretending to believe something you do not
Autocratic
Adj. Dictatorial
Faction
N. Party or interest group
15 terms
English 11 CP
Blatant
Cacophony
Cataclysm
Diffuse
Brazenly obvious, flagrant, offensively noisy or loud
Harsh disordered of sound: dissonance
Any violent upheaval, especially one of a social or political…
To spread or scatter widely or thinly
Blatant
Brazenly obvious, flagrant, offensively noisy or loud
Cacophony
Harsh disordered of sound: dissonance
11 terms
English11 CP voc.
Occult
Conviction
Imparted
Manifest
Hidden
Fixed or strong belief
Revealed
Plain, clear
Occult
Hidden
Conviction
Fixed or strong belief
15 terms
Cp English 11
Augment
Guile
Pallor
Qualm
To increase the size of something
Clever dishonest method to achieve something
Paleness caused by sickness
Feeling of doubt, whether you are doing the right thing
Augment
To increase the size of something
Guile
Clever dishonest method to achieve something
14 terms
English 11 Cp authors
Stephen Crane
Robert E. Lee
Kate Chopin
Edwin Arlington Robinson
A Mystery of Heroism, War is Kind
Letter to His Son
A Pair of Silk Stockings
Richard Cory, Miniver Cheevy
Stephen Crane
A Mystery of Heroism, War is Kind
Robert E. Lee
Letter to His Son
35 terms
vocabulary english 11 cp
Allusion (noun)
Analogy (noun)
Antagonist (noun)
Characterization (noun)
A reference to someone or something that is know from history…
A comparison made between 2 likely things to show how are the…
The opponent who struggles against or blocks the hero, or the…
The process by which an author reveals the personality of a c…
Allusion (noun)
A reference to someone or something that is know from history…
Analogy (noun)
A comparison made between 2 likely things to show how are the…
64 terms
english cp 11
accessible
colossal
convene
emancipate
easy to approach
very large
To assemble, especially for a meeting
To set free
accessible
easy to approach
colossal
very large
67 terms
CP English 11
Vacuous
Voracious
Euphemism
Luminosity
Lacking intelligence
Exceedingly eager
Innocent expression used as a substitute for an offensive phr…
Glowing, bright
Vacuous
Lacking intelligence
Voracious
Exceedingly eager
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