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Language Midterm 9th grade vocab
Fiction
Nonfiction
Conflict
Plot
Work based on imagination rather than fact.... Ex. Peter Pan
Writing based on facts, real events and real people.... Ex. A bi…
Literary element that involves a struggle between two opposin…
literary term used to describe the events that make up a stor…
Fiction
Work based on imagination rather than fact.... Ex. Peter Pan
Nonfiction
Writing based on facts, real events and real people.... Ex. A bi…
30 terms
Language Arts Midterm 9th Grade
Plot
Irony
Climax
Personification
the main event in a story and the events that make the plot,…
The use of words to convey a meaning that is opposite of its…
Most exciting part of a book and usually the most intense. Af…
Giving an object human qualities.... Example: The car laughed as…
Plot
the main event in a story and the events that make the plot,…
Irony
The use of words to convey a meaning that is opposite of its…
30 terms
Language Arts Midterm 9th Grade 1/20
Plot
Irony
Climax
Personification
the main event in a story and the events that make the plot,…
The use of words to convey a meaning that is opposite of its…
Most exciting part of a book and usually the most intense. Af…
Giving an object human qualities.... Example: The car laughed as…
Plot
the main event in a story and the events that make the plot,…
Irony
The use of words to convey a meaning that is opposite of its…
263 terms
english midterm 9th
allusion
example of allusion
autobiography
example of autobiography
Allusion is a brief and indirect reference to a person, place…
The Little Mermaid is a singing mermaid but is actually a sir…
an account of a person's life written by that person
Hans Christian Anderson wrote an autobiography
allusion
Allusion is a brief and indirect reference to a person, place…
example of allusion
The Little Mermaid is a singing mermaid but is actually a sir…
10 terms
Ninth grade literature vocabulary
Antagonist
Climax
Denouement
Exposition
Character against the protagonist often villain of the story
The highest point of action in the story;the turning point in…
The end of the conflict
Introduces the characters background and setting
Antagonist
Character against the protagonist often villain of the story
Climax
The highest point of action in the story;the turning point in…
93 terms
Ninth Grade Literature Terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
Analogy
The occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
An expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
Uncertainty or inexactness of meaning in language
A comparison between two things, typically on the basis of th…
Alliteration
The occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Allusion
An expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
25 terms
Ninth Grade Literature Vocabulary
Anecdote
Chattel
Cipher
Slouching
A short story that makes a point
Movable property
Code
Droopy
Anecdote
A short story that makes a point
Chattel
Movable property
10 terms
9th grade Literature EOCT literary language
hyperbole
imagery
symbolism
simile
A figure of speech in which the truth is exaggerated for emph…
Language that an author uses that appeals to the senses (sigh…
A person, place or object which has a meaning in itself but s…
a figure of speech that says one thing is LIKE another differ…
hyperbole
A figure of speech in which the truth is exaggerated for emph…
imagery
Language that an author uses that appeals to the senses (sigh…
15 terms
Ninth Grade Literature Vocabulary #2
Amalgamate
Antiquated
Beleaguer
Broach
To combine; unite; blend; merge; consolidate
No longer used or useful; very old; obsolete; out-of-date; ar…
To besiege by encircling (as with an army); to harass; surrou…
To bring up a subject for discussion; initiate
Amalgamate
To combine; unite; blend; merge; consolidate
Antiquated
No longer used or useful; very old; obsolete; out-of-date; ar…
Ninth Grade Literature EOC Practice
noun
pronoun
adjective
adverb
person, place, thing, or idea
takes the place of a noun
describes a noun
modifies or qualifies an adjective
noun
person, place, thing, or idea
pronoun
takes the place of a noun
15 terms
Ninth Grade Literature Vocabulary #1
Alienate
Cogitate
Elated
Epigram
To turn away feelings or affections; to estrange
To think deeply; to ponder; to ruminate
In high spirits; exultantly proud and joyful; overjoyed
A witty saying expressing a single thought or observation; ap…
Alienate
To turn away feelings or affections; to estrange
Cogitate
To think deeply; to ponder; to ruminate
38 terms
Honors Ninth Grade Literature- Composition
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Anachronism
a story with two meanings, literal and symbolic
repetition of initial sounds
brief reference to a person, event, place, or work of art: us…
placing an event, person, item, or verbal expression in the w…
Allegory
a story with two meanings, literal and symbolic
Alliteration
repetition of initial sounds
37 terms
Ninth and Tenth Grade Literature Terms
Fiction
Poetry
Drama
Non-Fiction
A story that is not true or is made up
A kind of rhythmic, compressed language that uses figures of…
Theatrical presentation
A selection that is true or factual
Fiction
A story that is not true or is made up
Poetry
A kind of rhythmic, compressed language that uses figures of…
35 terms
9th Grade Literature Terms
Exposition
Inciting Incident
Rising Action
Climax
An introduction to the setting, characters, and basic situati…
Introduces the central conflict
All the events leading up to the climax
The highest point of interest
Exposition
An introduction to the setting, characters, and basic situati…
Inciting Incident
Introduces the central conflict
38 terms
Literature Terms - 9th Grade
Plot
Exposition
Rising Action
Climax
The action that makes up the story, following a plan called t…
The part of the story, usually near the beginning, in which c…
Also called the complications, rising action is the events th…
The highest point of tension, and also the major turning poin…
Plot
The action that makes up the story, following a plan called t…
Exposition
The part of the story, usually near the beginning, in which c…
8 terms
9th Grade Literature Terms
alliteration
foreshadowing
personification
dynamic character
Repetition of consonant sounds
An author's use of hints or clues to suggest events that will…
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
A character who grows, learns, or changes as a result of the…
alliteration
Repetition of consonant sounds
foreshadowing
An author's use of hints or clues to suggest events that will…
11 terms
9th Grade Literature
Conflict
External Conflict
Internal Conflict
Epic
The struggle between opposing forces or characters in a story
Conflicts between 2 people, a person and nature, person and a…
A conflict can be internal, involving opposing forces within…
A long narrative poem which recounts the deeds of a heroic ch…
Conflict
The struggle between opposing forces or characters in a story
External Conflict
Conflicts between 2 people, a person and nature, person and a…
57 terms
9th Grade Literature Review
There
Their
They're
affect
Indicates a location or position... Example: _____ is an antiqu…
Indicates possession; belongs to you... Example: My friends ___…
A contraction of the words they and are. (who or what does th…
A verb. It is defined as "producing a change; causing an effe…
There
Indicates a location or position... Example: _____ is an antiqu…
Their
Indicates possession; belongs to you... Example: My friends ___…
Ninth Grade Literature Midterm Test Review
conflict
internal conflict
external conflict
plot
a struggle between opposing forces
a struggle within a character's mind
a clash between a character and an outside force, such as ano…
the sequence of events in a story
conflict
a struggle between opposing forces
internal conflict
a struggle within a character's mind
10 terms
Ninth Grade Literature Week 8 Vocabulary
Advocate
Commiserate
Permeate
Validate
defending and or standing up for
to feel sorrow
to bleed through and or spread
to verify
Advocate
defending and or standing up for
Commiserate
to feel sorrow
Ninth Grade Literature Midterm Study Guide
Figurative Language
Theme
Annotation
Parenthetical Documentation
Use non-literal language to communicate intense experiences.
Moral, lesson, take home message
Taking notes for understanding
In-text citation (1st word in the entry)
Figurative Language
Use non-literal language to communicate intense experiences.
Theme
Moral, lesson, take home message
12 terms
9th Literature - Figurative Language Terms
Alliteration
Assonance
Hyperbole
Irony
The repetition of an initial consonant sound.
Identity or similarity in sound between internal vowels in ne…
An extravagant statement; the use of exaggerated terms for th…
The use of words to convey the opposite of their literal mean…
Alliteration
The repetition of an initial consonant sound.
Assonance
Identity or similarity in sound between internal vowels in ne…
60 terms
9th grade literature
delineate
nefarious
vernacular
brawn
to describe accurately
extreme wickedness
everyday speech, slang
muscular strength
delineate
to describe accurately
nefarious
extreme wickedness
48 terms
9th Grade Literature Terms
alliteration
allusion
antagonist
antonym
the repetition of the same consonant sounds at the beginning…
is a reference to a well known person, place, event, work of…
is a force working against the protagonist, or main character.
word meaning the opposite of another word.
alliteration
the repetition of the same consonant sounds at the beginning…
allusion
is a reference to a well known person, place, event, work of…
40 terms
list 6 literature vocab words for ninth grade
Fugitive
Imperative
Versatile
Indiscriminately
one who flees (from danger)
urgent,pressing
capable of many uses or tasks
undiscerningly
Fugitive
one who flees (from danger)
Imperative
urgent,pressing
35 terms
Elements of Literature 9th Grade
Setting
Point of View
Third person limited
Omniscent
When and where the story action takes place.
Vantage point from which a writer tells a story.
The narrator, who plays no part in he story, zooms in on the…
The narrator plays no part in the story but can tell us what…
Setting
When and where the story action takes place.
Point of View
Vantage point from which a writer tells a story.
61 terms
Pre-AP Ninth Grade Literature Unit 1
admonish
breach
brigand
circumspect
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
(n.) an opening, gap; a violation or infraction... (v.) to creat…
(n.) a bandit
(adj.) careful, cautious
admonish
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
breach
(n.) an opening, gap; a violation or infraction... (v.) to creat…
60 terms
9th Grade - Literature
Act
Scene
Aside
Drama
One of the main divisions of a play or drama.
A division in the play with no change of locate or abrupt shi…
Short speech heard by the audience but not the other characte…
A story acted out, usually on stage, by actors and actresses…
Act
One of the main divisions of a play or drama.
Scene
A division in the play with no change of locate or abrupt shi…
20 terms
Ninth Grade Literature Midterm Study Guide
Comma Rules
Quotations
Italics
are italics and underline the same?
FANBOYS, Intro/Conclusion, Interrupters, Commas in a series,…
short stories, essays, short poems, songs, articles, chapters…
Books, plays book length poems, newspapers, magazines, pamphl…
Yes. Italics are used in typing, but an underline is used in…
Comma Rules
FANBOYS, Intro/Conclusion, Interrupters, Commas in a series,…
Quotations
short stories, essays, short poems, songs, articles, chapters…
10 terms
9th grade literature terms
dramatic
effusive
elegiac
erudite
Irony that occurs when the meaning of the situation is unders…
Showing excessive emotion; overflowing
sorrow
learned; scholarly; bookish
dramatic
Irony that occurs when the meaning of the situation is unders…
effusive
Showing excessive emotion; overflowing
80 terms
9th grade literature vocabulary
militant
incorrigible
facilitate
annihilate
given to fighting, active and aggressive in support of a cause
not able to be corrected; beyond control.
to make easier; to assist.
to destroy completely
militant
given to fighting, active and aggressive in support of a cause
incorrigible
not able to be corrected; beyond control.
79 terms
9th grade Literature vocab
Amalgamate
Demented
Hone
Beleaguer
To combine
Mentally ill, insane
To sharpen
To besiege by encircling (as with an army); to harass
Amalgamate
To combine
Demented
Mentally ill, insane
16 terms
9th Grade Literature
Criminology
Decriminize
Incriminate
Recrimination
The study of crime,law enforcement, and punishment
To remove or reduce the criminal status of
To show evidence of involvment in a crime or fault
An accusation in answer to an accusation made against oneself…
Criminology
The study of crime,law enforcement, and punishment
Decriminize
To remove or reduce the criminal status of
100 terms
Literature 9th grade vocab
mutable
indestructible
innate
compliance
adj. capable of change; inconstant
adj. not capable of being destroyed
adj. inborn; natural; inherent
n. the act of adapting to or giving in; a tendency to yield;…
mutable
adj. capable of change; inconstant
indestructible
adj. not capable of being destroyed
10 terms
9th Grade Literature and Composition
Anim (latin)
Viv (latin)
Pingo (latin)
Animation (noun)
breath like sprit. (animal,animation)
revive, viable, victuals, vital, live.
to paint or embodies. depiction, picture, pigment.
the state of being full of life. The technique of photographi…
Anim (latin)
breath like sprit. (animal,animation)
Viv (latin)
revive, viable, victuals, vital, live.
10 terms
Vocabulary (9th grade literature)
Altruism
Deplore
Exculpate
Illusory
putting others first; self sacrificing
strong disapproval
free someone from blame; pardon; acquit
deceptive; false; misleading
Altruism
putting others first; self sacrificing
Deplore
strong disapproval
24 terms
9th grade Literature EOCT
hyperbole
imagery
symbolism
simile
A figure of speech in which the truth is exaggerated for emph…
Language that an author uses that appeals to the senses and m…
A person, place or object which has a meaning in itself but s…
a figure of speech that says one thing is LIKE another differ…
hyperbole
A figure of speech in which the truth is exaggerated for emph…
imagery
Language that an author uses that appeals to the senses and m…
70 terms
9th Grade Literature Vocabulary
poetry
conflict
climax
plot
one of the three themes of literature makes use of highly con…
struggle between opposing forces; external - outside force or…
high point of interest or suspense
sequence of events in a literary work
poetry
one of the three themes of literature makes use of highly con…
conflict
struggle between opposing forces; external - outside force or…
9 terms
9th grade Literature
This is the year William Shakespeare w…
Most of the information about William…
Shakespeare was born in the market-tow…
William was christened and buried at t…
1564
In church and legal documents
Stratford-upon-Avon
Holy Trinity Church
This is the year William Shakespeare w…
1564
Most of the information about William…
In church and legal documents
Ninth Grade Literature Unit 1 Test Review
conflict
internal conflict
external conflict
plot
a struggle between opposing forces
a struggle within a character's mind
a clash between a character and an outside force, such as ano…
the sequence of events in a story
conflict
a struggle between opposing forces
internal conflict
a struggle within a character's mind
16 terms
9th Grade Literature Vocab
Sated
Lithe
August
Prow
to satisfy
characterized by effortless grace
marked by majestic dignity or grandeur
the bow of a ship
Sated
to satisfy
Lithe
characterized by effortless grace
50 terms
Ninth Grade Language Arts Final Exam
Cincinnati, Ohio
Corpus Christi, Texas
She will drown
Television Reporter
Where does this story take place?
Where is Julio from?
What is Romiette afraid will happen to her?
Romiette's father's profession.
Cincinnati, Ohio
Where does this story take place?
Corpus Christi, Texas
Where is Julio from?
64 terms
Literature Terms - 9th Grade
Prose
Fiction
Short Story
Novel
Any writing in sentence or paragraph form.
A literary work based on imaginary or invented characters and…
A brief narrative prose tale that is shorter than a novel and…
Any extended fictional prose narrative focusing on a few prim…
Prose
Any writing in sentence or paragraph form.
Fiction
A literary work based on imaginary or invented characters and…
14 terms
9th grade literature
Characterization
Tone
Mood
Imagery
portrayal; description
The author's attitude about what they are saying
How the author wants the reader to feel
the formation of mental images, figures, or likenesses of thi…
Characterization
portrayal; description
Tone
The author's attitude about what they are saying
11 terms
9th grade honors literature
Gilgamesh
Ishtar the goddess
Uruk
Enkidu
King of Uruk/"King Gilgamesh tyrannizes and the people of Uruk"
Wanted to marry Gilgamesh/"On the beauty of Gilgamesh Lady Is…
Place Gilgamesh ruled over/"King Gilgamesh tyrannizes and the…
A beast man who was civilized, was supposed to kill Gilgamesh…
Gilgamesh
King of Uruk/"King Gilgamesh tyrannizes and the people of Uruk"
Ishtar the goddess
Wanted to marry Gilgamesh/"On the beauty of Gilgamesh Lady Is…
60 terms
9th Grade Literature Vocab.
Terrestrial
Abstruce
Diligence
Nefarious
1) Living or growing on land . 2) Native or inhabited to the…
Hard to understand .
Steadiness of effort; persistent hard work
Extremely wicked
Terrestrial
1) Living or growing on land . 2) Native or inhabited to the…
Abstruce
Hard to understand .
15 terms
Literature 9th Grade Vocabulary
Anachronism
Defunct
Denigrate
Effusive
Something existing outside of its proper time.
No longer in existence.
To belittle, to attack the reputation of
Emotionally excessive, overly manipulative
Anachronism
Something existing outside of its proper time.
Defunct
No longer in existence.
24 terms
9th Grade Literature
Nonfiction
Informational Nonfiction
Literary Nonfiction
Biography
Documenting of historical or "real life" events
Nonfiction that is written mainly to provide factual info
Nonfiction that reads like fiction but provides factual infor…
A book written about a person's life or one main event. The a…
Nonfiction
Documenting of historical or "real life" events
Informational Nonfiction
Nonfiction that is written mainly to provide factual info
15 terms
Literature 9th grade
"Of Humble Submission"
"The Fight with the Windmills"
"The Charge of the Light Brigade"
"God Sees the Truth,but Waits" and "A…
Thomas a` Kempis
Miguel de Cervantes
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Leo Tolstoy
"Of Humble Submission"
Thomas a` Kempis
"The Fight with the Windmills"
Miguel de Cervantes
45 terms
9th grade literature words
fiction
irony
theme
protagonist
A story that is not true or is made up
A contrast between expectation and reality
Central idea of a work of literature
Main character
fiction
A story that is not true or is made up
irony
A contrast between expectation and reality
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