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139 terms
Literary Terms Pre AP Honors English 2
absolute
adage
ad hominem argument
allegory
a word free from limitations or qualifications ("best," "all,…
a familiar proverb or wise saying
an argument attacking an individual's character rather than h…
a literary work in which characters, objects, or actions repr…
absolute
a word free from limitations or qualifications ("best," "all,…
adage
a familiar proverb or wise saying
139 terms
Literary Terms Pre AP Honors English 2
absolute
adage
ad hominem argument
allegory
a word free from limitations or qualifications ("best," "all,…
a familiar proverb or wise saying
an argument attacking an individual's character rather than h…
a literary work in which characters, objects, or actions repr…
absolute
a word free from limitations or qualifications ("best," "all,…
adage
a familiar proverb or wise saying
24 terms
English 2 Honors Vocab/Pre AP Terms Unit 2
Ameliorate
Aplomb
Bombastic
Callow
(v.) to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
(n.) poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity
(adj.) pompous or overblown in language; full of high-soundin…
(adj.) without experience; immature, not fully developed; lac…
Ameliorate
(v.) to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
Aplomb
(n.) poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity
24 terms
English 2 Honors Vocab/Pre AP Terms Unit 4
affable
aggrandize
amorphous
aura
(adj.) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
(v.) to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up…
(adj.) shapeless, without definite form; of no particular typ…
(n.) that which surrounds (as an atmosphere); a distinctive a…
affable
(adj.) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
aggrandize
(v.) to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up…
24 terms
English 2 Honors Vocab/Pre AP Terms Unit 3
abominate
acculturation
adventitious
ascribe
(v.) To have an intense dislike or hatred for
(n.) the modification of the social patterns, traits, or stru…
(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
acculturation
(n.) the modification of the social patterns, traits, or stru…
24 terms
English 2 Honors Vocab/Pre AP Terms Unit 1
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…
24 terms
English 2 Honors Vocab/Pre AP Terms Unit 5
amnesty
autonomy
axiomatic
blazon
(n.) a general pardon for an offense against a government; in…
(n.) self-government, political control
(adj.) Self-evident, expressing a universally accepted princi…
(v.) to adorn or embellish; to display conspicuously; to publ…
amnesty
(n.) a general pardon for an offense against a government; in…
autonomy
(n.) self-government, political control
28 terms
Pre AP English Honors 2 Midterm Review
Artisan
Brawn
Copious
Delineate
A person who is skillful with their hands
Muscular strength
Abundant, plentiful
To describe accurately
Artisan
A person who is skillful with their hands
Brawn
Muscular strength
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English Pre-AP 9 Honors*
embellish
disdain
disparage
disparity
to make beautiful; adorn
a feeling of contempt for what is beneath one
to lower in rank or reputation to put someone down
lack of similarity of equality; inequality
embellish
to make beautiful; adorn
disdain
a feeling of contempt for what is beneath one
24 terms
English 2 Honors Vocab/PreAP Terms Unit 6
anomalous
aspersion
bizarre
brusque
(adj.) abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
(n.) a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slanderin…
(adj.) extremely strange, unusual, atypical
(adj.) abrupt, blunt, with no formalities
anomalous
(adj.) abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
aspersion
(n.) a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slanderin…
34 terms
Honors Pre-AP English Vocabulary.
VOCAB FINAL:
Aberration:
Assiduous:
Benevolent:
...
Something out of the ordinary.
Hard working. (donkey)
Generous, Kind.
VOCAB FINAL:
...
Aberration:
Something out of the ordinary.
10 terms
Pre-AP English Honors 10 Unit 2 Vocab
Heresy
Docile
Libation
Anathema
The crime of holding a belief that goes against established d…
Easy to teach or manage
A drink, especially an alcoholic one
1. A hated, repellant person or thing... 2. A formal curse
Heresy
The crime of holding a belief that goes against established d…
Docile
Easy to teach or manage
33 terms
Pre-AP English 2 Flashcards
Characterization
Direct characterization
Indirect characterization
Protagonist
How the author reveals the personality of a character.
The author makes direct statements about a character's person…
The author reveals information about a character's personalit…
The main character (not always the "good guy").
Characterization
How the author reveals the personality of a character.
Direct characterization
The author makes direct statements about a character's person…
Pre-AP English 9 Honors List 7
Attest
Contestable
Dictate
Dictum
To certify that something is true or genuine
Open for debate or dispute
To speak and have someone else write down what is said;to dec…
A statement from an authority it a judge; a saying
Attest
To certify that something is true or genuine
Contestable
Open for debate or dispute
Pre-AP English 2
Placid
Bilk
Nuance
Abasement
Calm or peaceful
to cheat; defraud
Something subltle
Humiliation
Placid
Calm or peaceful
Bilk
to cheat; defraud
35 terms
English pre AP 2
Alliteration
Anastrophe
Apposition
Anadiplosis
The repetition of initial sound in successive or neighboring…
The inversion of the usual order of words or clauses (yoda)
a relationship between two or more words or phrases in which…
the repetition of a word or words in successive clauses in su…
Alliteration
The repetition of initial sound in successive or neighboring…
Anastrophe
The inversion of the usual order of words or clauses (yoda)
20 terms
English 2 Pre-AP
Admonish
breach
brigand
circumspect
to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; to r…
an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infraction; to…
a bandit, robber, outlaw, highway
careful, cautious
Admonish
to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; to r…
breach
an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infraction; to…
29 terms
English 2 Pre AP
para
anti
path
simul
beside
against
feeling
fein; fake
para
beside
anti
against
13 terms
English 2 pre honors vocab
Sibilance
Synecdoche
Metonymy
Apostrophe
(of a speech sound) sounded with a hissing effect, for exampl…
a figure of speech in which a part is made to represent the w…
a figure of speech that consists of the use of the name of on…
a digression in the form of an address to someone not present…
Sibilance
(of a speech sound) sounded with a hissing effect, for exampl…
Synecdoche
a figure of speech in which a part is made to represent the w…
13 terms
English 2 Pre Ap
Absalom
Achilles heel
Adonic
Amazonian
a. noun - son who brings heartache to his father; "the ultima…
a. noun - a vulnerable point... b. As a baby Achilles' mother di…
a. adjective - very handsome or beautiful... b. From Adonis who…
a. adj. - a strong, warrior-like woman... b. Mythical female wa…
Absalom
a. noun - son who brings heartache to his father; "the ultima…
Achilles heel
a. noun - a vulnerable point... b. As a baby Achilles' mother di…
15 terms
English Pre-ap Honors lesson four vocab
Acme
Apocryphal
Catharsis
Desiccate
The highest point
Of doubtful origin; fictitious
An extremely emotional experience
To dry up completely
Acme
The highest point
Apocryphal
Of doubtful origin; fictitious
45 terms
PRE-AP Honors English II Literary Terms
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
a narrative either in verse or prose, in which characters, ac…
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
a brief reference to a person, event, or place in history, or…
a comparison made between two items, situations, or ideas tha…
Allegory
a narrative either in verse or prose, in which characters, ac…
Alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
23 terms
English 2 Honors ( pre-, pro-;)
precede
preclude
precocious
preconceive
go before; come before
put a barrier before; impede; prevent; make impossible
(literally, "cooked or ripened before its time") showing matu…
form an opinion of beforehand, without adequate evidence
precede
go before; come before
preclude
put a barrier before; impede; prevent; make impossible
115 terms
Pre-AP English 10 Honors Vocab
invincible
provincial
evince
VINC/VICT
unable to be conquered
limited in knowledge of the world; narrow-minded
to establish; to reflect the truth of
to conquer
invincible
unable to be conquered
provincial
limited in knowledge of the world; narrow-minded
29 terms
English 2 Pre - Ap
Voice
Denotation
Context Clues
Conotation
Range of pitch or type of tone.
Dictionary Definition
hints that give the reader help on difficult or unusual words
Idea or feeling that a word invokes in addition to it's vital…
Voice
Range of pitch or type of tone.
Denotation
Dictionary Definition
23 terms
English 2 PRE AP
Improvident
Ultimatum
Capricious
Abomination
Thoughtless, not able to plan ahead.
A final demand.
A sudden change in mood or behavior (bi polar)
A thing that causes hatred or disgust
Improvident
Thoughtless, not able to plan ahead.
Ultimatum
A final demand.
English 3 Honors/ Pre-AP Vocab
Stupefy
Bleak
Ajar
Intervene
To make numb with amazement; to stun into helplessness
Depressing, discouraging, harsh, cold, barren, raw
Partially open
To come between, to mediate, to occur beween times
Stupefy
To make numb with amazement; to stun into helplessness
Bleak
Depressing, discouraging, harsh, cold, barren, raw
6 terms
Pre AP Honors English- The Jungle Vocab List
socialism
superintendent
graft
capitalism
an economic system based on government ownership or control o…
a person who directs or manages an organization or caretaker…
corruption in which one uses their position to gain personal…
economic system based on private ownership
socialism
an economic system based on government ownership or control o…
superintendent
a person who directs or manages an organization or caretaker…
English Pre-AP Honors Karandreas Vocabulary (aer)
Aerobic
Aerodynamic
Aerosol
Aerate
Living or a occuring only in the presence of oxygen
Of or relating to aerodynamics
A gaseous suspension of fine solid or liquid particles
To supply with air or expose to the circulation of air
Aerobic
Living or a occuring only in the presence of oxygen
Aerodynamic
Of or relating to aerodynamics
48 terms
TPS Pre-AP Honors Chemistry - Ch 2
matter
kinetic energy
solid
liquid
anything that occupies space and has mass
the energy of motion
matter that has a definite shape, has definite volume, is dif…
matter that takes the shape of its container, has a definite…
matter
anything that occupies space and has mass
kinetic energy
the energy of motion
15 terms
Pre-AP Honors English II literary terms
allegory
alliteration
allusion
analogy
a narrative either in verse or prose, in which characters, ac…
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
a brief reference to a person, event, or place in history, or…
a comparison made between two items, situations, or ideas tha…
allegory
a narrative either in verse or prose, in which characters, ac…
alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
15 terms
PRE AP ENGLISH 2
adjudicate
centennial
countenance
disgruntle
to judge
one hundredth anniversary
a persons face;... support or approval
to put in bad mood
adjudicate
to judge
centennial
one hundredth anniversary
American Romanticism English Honors/ Pre-AP
American Romanticism
Romanticism
Byrant
Cooper
Period of rapid expansion, America developed a distinct natio…
The Revolutionary period in America.
Thanatopsis
The pioneers
American Romanticism
Period of rapid expansion, America developed a distinct natio…
Romanticism
The Revolutionary period in America.
25 terms
Poetry Terms - Pre-AP English 1 Honors
litotes
synecdoche
simile
symbol
a positive statement expressed by negating opposite expressions
part of something represents a whole or the whole represents…
comparing two things using like or as
contains several layers of meaning often concealed at first s…
litotes
a positive statement expressed by negating opposite expressions
synecdoche
part of something represents a whole or the whole represents…
20 terms
pre ap vocab 2 english
abstruse
acrimonious
beguile
candor
obscure; profound; difficult to understand
bitter in words or manner
mislead or delude
frankness; honesty
abstruse
obscure; profound; difficult to understand
acrimonious
bitter in words or manner
57 terms
honors english II pre ap test #1
allusion
claim
connotation
effect
brief indirect reference to a person, place, or thing of hist…
an argument or main idea or thesis statement backed up with e…
associations people make with words that go beyond the litera…
the outcome of something as a result of an event
allusion
brief indirect reference to a person, place, or thing of hist…
claim
an argument or main idea or thesis statement backed up with e…
20 terms
English 2 pre ap
Abroad
Align
Assesment
Attain
Adj-out of ones own country; in a foreign country or countrie…
Verb- To place or become placed in a line
Noun- the evaluation or estimation of native; quality
Verb- to reach achieve or accomplish something
Abroad
Adj-out of ones own country; in a foreign country or countrie…
Align
Verb- To place or become placed in a line
20 terms
English Pre-AP (2)
Adroit
Amicable
Averse
Belligerent
skillful, expert in the use of your hands or mind
peaceful, friendly
opposed, unwilling
prone to violence
Adroit
skillful, expert in the use of your hands or mind
Amicable
peaceful, friendly
48 terms
English 2 PRE-AP
Amiable
Equanimity
Inalienable
Magnanimous
Generally pleasant, friendly, and nice to be around
Calmness and evenness
That which cannot be taken away or transferred to someone else
Showing a kind or noble newest of mind and spirit; high minde…
Amiable
Generally pleasant, friendly, and nice to be around
Equanimity
Calmness and evenness
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English 2 PreAP
Adroit
Arrogant
Cavalier
Condescending
Skillful and clever; resourceful
Feeling or showing an overbearing pride or south arrogant; co…
Showing a haughty or disdainful disregardedfor, sometimes in…
Showing a snobbish or superior attitude
Adroit
Skillful and clever; resourceful
Arrogant
Feeling or showing an overbearing pride or south arrogant; co…
12 terms
Pre-AP English II--Vocabulary 2.2
cynical
depreciation
derogatory
didactic
distrusting or disparaging the motives of others
decrease in value due to wear and tear, decay, decline in pri…
tending to lessen the merit or reputation of a person or thin…
teaching or intending to teach a moral lesson
cynical
distrusting or disparaging the motives of others
depreciation
decrease in value due to wear and tear, decay, decline in pri…
20 terms
PreAp English 2
Indirect Characterization
Direct Characterization
Static Character
Dynamic Character
The author reavels to the reader what the character is like b…
The author tells us directly what the character is like.
One who does not change much in the course of a story
One who changes in some important way as a result of the stor…
Indirect Characterization
The author reavels to the reader what the character is like b…
Direct Characterization
The author tells us directly what the character is like.
12 terms
English 2 pre-AP
Objective
Critique
Cite
Criteria
Based on facts rather than feelings or opinions: not influenc…
A careful judgment in which you give your opinion about the g…
To give credit
A standard of judgment or criticism; a rule or principle for…
Objective
Based on facts rather than feelings or opinions: not influenc…
Critique
A careful judgment in which you give your opinion about the g…
Pre-AP English 2
Altruistic
Ambivalent
Angular
Arrogant
Unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others, generous
Having contrary feelings or attitudes, uncertain as to course…
Lean; sharp cornered;gaunt
Overbearingly assuming; indolently proud
Altruistic
Unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others, generous
Ambivalent
Having contrary feelings or attitudes, uncertain as to course…
30 terms
Pre-ap English 2
Assault
Augur
Bevy
Careen
attacked; offense
predict; foreshadow
flock; group
Moving; lurching
Assault
attacked; offense
Augur
predict; foreshadow
10 terms
English 2 PreAP
Adroit... Adroitly... Adroitness
Arrogant... Arrogance
Cavalier... Cavalierly
Condescending... Condescendingly
Skillful and clever; resourceful
Feeling or showing an overbearing pride or south arrogant; co…
Showing a haughty or disdainful disregardedfor, sometimes in…
Showing a snobbish or superior attitude
Adroit... Adroitly... Adroitness
Skillful and clever; resourceful
Arrogant... Arrogance
Feeling or showing an overbearing pride or south arrogant; co…
50 terms
Pre-Ap English 2
Abase
Brazen
Candor
Defile
To humiliate
Excessively bold
honesty
to make unclean
Abase
To humiliate
Brazen
Excessively bold
20 terms
Pre-Ap English 2
Avarice
Eccentric
Indulgent
Exult
Greed, excessive desire for riches( noun)
Unconventional, a little kooky( adjective)
Lenient, yielding to desire(adjective)
To celebrate(verb)
Avarice
Greed, excessive desire for riches( noun)
Eccentric
Unconventional, a little kooky( adjective)
10 terms
English 2 Pre AP
Anathema
Ascetic
Approbation
Arrogate
something or someone that one vehemently dislikes .
Characterized by or suggesting the practice of severe self-di…
Approval or Praise .
Take or claim (something) without justification .
Anathema
something or someone that one vehemently dislikes .
Ascetic
Characterized by or suggesting the practice of severe self-di…
30 terms
English 2 pre ap
Languid
Abrogate
Maxim
Imminent
Unenergetic, lazy, droopy
Officially end a law without others permission
Saying, proverb, motto
About to happen, coming up, looming
Languid
Unenergetic, lazy, droopy
Abrogate
Officially end a law without others permission
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