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English 8: Grammar Review
Phrase
Clause
What does a clause have that a phrase…
Can a phrase be a complete sentence?
Group of related words; Lacks a subject, verb, or both; Canno…
Group of related words with a subject and a verb
A subject and/or a verb completing the action of the subject
No
Phrase
Group of related words; Lacks a subject, verb, or both; Canno…
Clause
Group of related words with a subject and a verb
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English 8 Review
Alliteration
Rhyme
Onomatopoeia
Idiom
The repetition of the initial letter or sound in two or more…
The repetition of sounds End rhyme- the LAST word on each lin…
•Words that spell out sounds; words that sound like what they…
•Figure of speech that means something different than the lit…
Alliteration
The repetition of the initial letter or sound in two or more…
Rhyme
The repetition of sounds End rhyme- the LAST word on each lin…
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English 8 Unit Quiz Review
foreshadowing
metaphor
mood
personification
When the author gives a clue as to what will happen later in…
Comparing two things without the use of "like" or "as". For e…
the emotions that a story creates in the reader. For example,…
Giving human qualities to non-human things such as animals, o…
foreshadowing
When the author gives a clue as to what will happen later in…
metaphor
Comparing two things without the use of "like" or "as". For e…
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English 8 NWEA Review
Ancedote
Anthology
Literary device
Parable
A short tale narrating an interseting or amusing biographical…
A collection of writing by one author
Refers to specific aspects of literature
A short story with a moral
Ancedote
A short tale narrating an interseting or amusing biographical…
Anthology
A collection of writing by one author
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English 8 Review
Symbolism
Foils
Utopia
Dystopia
The use of symbols to represent an idea or quality.
Characters who share similarities and differences. Ex: Elieze…
A society in which everything is perfect and running well.…
A society in which things are unpleasant, or not running well…
Symbolism
The use of symbols to represent an idea or quality.
Foils
Characters who share similarities and differences. Ex: Elieze…
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English 8 Vocab 4 (Review)
allusion
barrier
behemoth
chide
a reference to a famous person, place, event, or work of lite…
something not material that makes progress difficult
something very big and powerful
to scold or correct
allusion
a reference to a famous person, place, event, or work of lite…
barrier
something not material that makes progress difficult
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English 1-8 Review
acr
acro
ad
agog
sharp
high
to
leader
acr
sharp
acro
high
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English 8 Final Review
Tone
Internal Conflict
External conflict
Character vs. Character conflict
The attitude of a writer toward a subject or the audience. It…
A struggle that takes place within a character and has nothin…
A conflict between two opposing forces that takes place outsi…
A struggle between two characters who are at odds with each o…
Tone
The attitude of a writer toward a subject or the audience. It…
Internal Conflict
A struggle that takes place within a character and has nothin…
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English 8 Review
Fiction
Antagonist
Protagonist
Theme
An imaginary story with events and characters might be based…
The force that works against the main character in a story.
The central character in a story, play, or novel involved in…
Message about life or human nature that is conveyed by litera…
Fiction
An imaginary story with events and characters might be based…
Antagonist
The force that works against the main character in a story.
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English 8 Final Review
elements of a play
elements of comedy
comic language
low comedy
stage directions, dialogue, characters, actions
comic characters, comic situations, comic language
hyperbole, pun, one-liner,word play
humor that is focused primarily on the situation or series of…
elements of a play
stage directions, dialogue, characters, actions
elements of comedy
comic characters, comic situations, comic language
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Knight English 1 List #8 and Review Words
compensate
conceive
derive
diversity
to make up for; to repay for services
To come up with, imagine; to think of
to obtain from a specified source
(n.) difference, variety; a condition of having many differen…
compensate
to make up for; to repay for services
conceive
To come up with, imagine; to think of
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English8 Vocab Exam review
Condescend
Contingent
Deluge
Replica
to lower oneself to a position one considers inferior; to beh…
conditional; depending on something else; likely, but not cer…
a downpour of rain; a flood; to overwhelm
a copy or reproduction, especially one on a smaller scale tha…
Condescend
to lower oneself to a position one considers inferior; to beh…
Contingent
conditional; depending on something else; likely, but not cer…
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English Final Review 8
In King of Mulberry Street, what does…
The end of King of Mulberry Street can…
At the end of King of Mulberry Street…
antagonist
journey for boyhood to manhood... protection... success/social stat…
hopeful because Dom has new goals for himself... discouraging be…
family
the character who directly opposes the protagonist
In King of Mulberry Street, what does…
journey for boyhood to manhood... protection... success/social stat…
The end of King of Mulberry Street can…
hopeful because Dom has new goals for himself... discouraging be…
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English 8 Harmonity Reviewer
Linking Verbs
Hamburger
Sequioa
Frankfurter
appear, become, feel, grow, look, remain, seem, smell, sound,…
Hamburg, Germany
Sequoya, the Indian who invented the Cherokee syllabry
Frankfurt, Germany
Linking Verbs
appear, become, feel, grow, look, remain, seem, smell, sound,…
Hamburger
Hamburg, Germany
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English 8; The Contendor Review
mimicked
synagogue
perpetual
tenement
imitated or copied in action, speech, etc., often playfully o…
a Jewish house of worship; Synonym: chapel
continuing or enduring forever, everlasting; lasting an indef…
a run-down and often overcrowded apartment house, especially…
mimicked
imitated or copied in action, speech, etc., often playfully o…
synagogue
a Jewish house of worship; Synonym: chapel
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English 8 Final Review
what type of verb is this: shows action
what type of verb is this: links the s…
what type of verb is this: precedes th…
what verb tense is this: Anne walked d…
action verb
linking verb
helping verb
past tense
what type of verb is this: shows action
action verb
what type of verb is this: links the s…
linking verb
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English 8 review
Invulnerable
Malevolent
Nonchalant
Omniscient
(adjective) not able to be wounded or hurt; shielded against…
(adjective) spiteful; showing ill will.... Synonyms: malicious,…
(adjective) cool and confident, unconcerned... Synonyms: compose…
(adjective) knowing everything; having unlimited awareness or…
Invulnerable
(adjective) not able to be wounded or hurt; shielded against…
Malevolent
(adjective) spiteful; showing ill will.... Synonyms: malicious,…
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English 8 Vocabulary 3
aloof
barbaric
bough
bound for
distant
crude and uncivilized
branch
headed for
aloof
distant
barbaric
crude and uncivilized
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Unit 1 - English 8
lucky
enough
spend
however
/'lʌki/ (adj) may mắn
adv. /i'nʌf/ đủ
v. /spɛnd/ tiêu, xài
adv. /hau´evə/ tuy nhiên
lucky
/'lʌki/ (adj) may mắn
enough
adv. /i'nʌf/ đủ
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English vocab 8 review
Adjacent
Beset
Cede
Circuitous
Near or next to; adjoining
To surround or to attack repeatedly
To give up or transfer; especially by treaty or formal agreem…
Roundabout; indirect
Adjacent
Near or next to; adjoining
Beset
To surround or to attack repeatedly
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English 8 Review
semicolon
run-on sentence
independent clause
suspicious
used to separate two independent clauses
a sentence with multiple subjects and/or multiple predicates…
a complete though; it can stand alone without the help of ano…
adj. tending to believe someone has done something wrong.
semicolon
used to separate two independent clauses
run-on sentence
a sentence with multiple subjects and/or multiple predicates…
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English 8 SOL Review Terms List 3
Graphic Organizers
Bubble Map
Flowchart
K-W-L chart
An organizer used to simplify information. Some examples incl…
Graphic Organizers
An organizer used to simplify information. Some examples incl…
Bubble Map
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English Review 12/8/16
simile
metaphor
personification
alliteration
compare two different things using like or as
compare two different things without using like or as
giving human like characteristics to an object or animal
repetition of the same sound or beginning consonant letter
simile
compare two different things using like or as
metaphor
compare two different things without using like or as
English review 4-8
Mon
Di
Dich
Tri
One, single
Two, twice
In two
Three
Mon
One, single
Di
Two, twice
English U8 review
Author of Its Not Talent, It's Hard Wo…
Author of The Man Who Listens To Horses
Author of Becoming a Composer
Author of Where Stars are Born
Annie Dillard
Monty Roberts
Linsdley Cameron
Michael Farber
Author of Its Not Talent, It's Hard Wo…
Annie Dillard
Author of The Man Who Listens To Horses
Monty Roberts
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English Review 8-14
Abate
Decorum
Droll
Duplicity
To lessen in violence or intensity
Conformity to accepted standards of conduct
Amusing in an odd or whimsical way
Intentional deceit in speech or conduct
Abate
To lessen in violence or intensity
Decorum
Conformity to accepted standards of conduct
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Voc 11 - English 8
colossal
credulous
facetious
gaudy
huge, tremendous, titanic
gullible; naive; overly trusting
humorous and wisecracking
cheap and showy; overly bright; flashy and tacky
colossal
huge, tremendous, titanic
credulous
gullible; naive; overly trusting
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English 8 Vocabulary #2
dispense
tumult
imperative
negligent
(v) to distribute or administer; to do without; to do away wi…
(n) a violent or noisy commotion of a crowd; a disorderly dis…
(adj) absolutely necessary; urgent; commanding... (n) command
(adj) guilty of neglect; failing to show proper care or caution
dispense
(v) to distribute or administer; to do without; to do away wi…
tumult
(n) a violent or noisy commotion of a crowd; a disorderly dis…
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Unit 8 English Review
Authors Purpose
Philosophical Assumptions
Comparing And Contrasting
Primary Source
Goal or reason for writing.
Authors basic beliefs. It may be political, moral, or ethical…
Recognizing similarities and differences.
Firsthand evidence of historical events. Created at the time…
Authors Purpose
Goal or reason for writing.
Philosophical Assumptions
Authors basic beliefs. It may be political, moral, or ethical…
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English 8 Vocabulary #1
diplomat
aspiration
salutation
foreword
n. a government representative; a person skillful in dealing…
n. great ambition; a breathing in; in medicine, the removal o…
n. a gesture of greeting; the opening greeting in a letter
n. a book's introduction; a preface
diplomat
n. a government representative; a person skillful in dealing…
aspiration
n. great ambition; a breathing in; in medicine, the removal o…
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English 8 Plurals Review
Write an example.... make the most import…
Write an example.... drop "y" and "ies" i…
Write an example.... just add "s".
Write an example.... drop "f" or "fe" and…
music boxes
sky-skies
drop-drops
wife-wives
Write an example.... make the most import…
music boxes
Write an example.... drop "y" and "ies" i…
sky-skies
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TTH/TLB Quiz Review - English 8
1st person limited
1st person omniscient
3rd person limited
3rd person omniscient
the narrator uses "I" and "me" to refer to himself and can on…
the narrator uses "I" and "me" to refer to himself and can se…
the narrator is outside the story and only has access to the…
the narrator is outside the story and has access to the thoug…
1st person limited
the narrator uses "I" and "me" to refer to himself and can on…
1st person omniscient
the narrator uses "I" and "me" to refer to himself and can se…
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English 8 NWEA Terms Review
anecdote
moral
point of view
anthology
short, funny story that is real; EX: the recovere bullet
the lesson a story (fable) teaches; EX: tell the truth
the position of the narrator of the story; EX: first person,…
collection of poems/songs; EX: where the sidewalk ends
anecdote
short, funny story that is real; EX: the recovere bullet
moral
the lesson a story (fable) teaches; EX: tell the truth
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English 8 Vocab Final Review
Anguish
Modify, revise, and alter
Acquire
Indulgent
extreme physical or mental pain
to change to improve
to get or inherit
generous and forgiving to a fault
Anguish
extreme physical or mental pain
Modify, revise, and alter
to change to improve
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English 8 Vocabulary 2
accord
accurate
agent
clarity
agreement
exact
representative
clearness
accord
agreement
accurate
exact
20 terms
Review for english vocab 8
Emaciated
Surge
Tranquil
Sanctuary
Abnormally thin; wasted away
To rush suddenly
Quiet
Shelter
Emaciated
Abnormally thin; wasted away
Surge
To rush suddenly
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English 8 Exam Review
Irony
Unreliable Narrator
Dystopia
Utopia
literary term that implies some kind of contrast, contradicti…
when the narrator isn't truthful, lies
imaginary place in a work of fiction where characters lead de…
imaginary, idea, perfect state/place, often with magical heal…
Irony
literary term that implies some kind of contrast, contradicti…
Unreliable Narrator
when the narrator isn't truthful, lies
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English 8 Midterm Review
articulate(adj/v)
diction(n)
intelligible/intelligibility(adj)
hierarchy/hierarchical(n/adj)
well spoken... to express clearly
word choice
con be understood
ranking
articulate(adj/v)
well spoken... to express clearly
diction(n)
word choice
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English 8 Exam Review
Alliteration
Allusion
Exaggeration
Flashback
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
To make an overstatement or to stretch the truth.
A method of narration in which present action is temporarily…
Alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
Allusion
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
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English 8 Lesson 8
Apathy
Bludgeon
Cursory
Eloquent
n. a lack of interest or emotion
v. to strike with a club n. a short, heavy club with one end…
adj. performed quickly with little attention to detail
adj. clear, expressive, and moving in speech
Apathy
n. a lack of interest or emotion
Bludgeon
v. to strike with a club n. a short, heavy club with one end…
English 8 Semester Review
Prewriting, rough draft, revise and ed…
Inform, be creative, persuade, and exp…
Writers journal, free writing, brainst…
Chronological, spatial, logical, and i…
Writing is a skill that improves with practice. It is also pa…
People write for many different reasons. List the four specif…
There are many ways a writer can gather ideas. List 5 techniq…
List the common types of arranging ideas.
Prewriting, rough draft, revise and ed…
Writing is a skill that improves with practice. It is also pa…
Inform, be creative, persuade, and exp…
People write for many different reasons. List the four specif…
43 terms
English 8 Midterm Review
elements of plot (rising action)
elements of plot (falling action)
types of conflict
characterization
setting, conflict, climax
resolution
person vs. person, person vs. self, person vs. society, perso…
how an author reveals a character
elements of plot (rising action)
setting, conflict, climax
elements of plot (falling action)
resolution
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English 8 Capitalization Review
Is this line need fixed or is it good…
Is this line need fixed or is it good…
Is this line need fixed or is it good…
Is this line need fixed or is it good…
No, it needs fixed.... The Fourth of July.
No, it needs fixed.... My Mother.
No, it needs fixed.... English class.
No, it needs fixed.... Jackson Avenue.
Is this line need fixed or is it good…
No, it needs fixed.... The Fourth of July.
Is this line need fixed or is it good…
No, it needs fixed.... My Mother.
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English 8 Review Test
Action verb
Linking verb
Helping verb
Verb
Something that can be done
Links the subject to its description
Comes before the main verb to tell when
A verb is a word that expresses an action or a state of being.
Action verb
Something that can be done
Linking verb
Links the subject to its description
25 terms
English 8 Exam Review
Crockery
disdain
enunciating
extravagant
tableware
disapproval; dislike
pronouncing clearly
excessive; overdone
Crockery
tableware
disdain
disapproval; dislike
59 terms
English 8 Exam Review
Concrete noun
Abstract noun
Pronoun
Antecedent
Names a person, place, or thing that can be perceived with on…
Names a person, place, thing, or idea that you cannot perceiv…
Takes the place of a person, place, thing, or idea
The word a pronoun takes the place of
Concrete noun
Names a person, place, or thing that can be perceived with on…
Abstract noun
Names a person, place, thing, or idea that you cannot perceiv…
24 terms
English 8 Exam Review
Abash
Abundant
Activate
Adept
embarrass
plentiful
set in motion
expert
Abash
embarrass
Abundant
plentiful
23 terms
English 8 Final Review
Adversary
Benign
Unfathomable
Stifle
opponent
happy
impossible
hold in
Adversary
opponent
Benign
happy
13 terms
English 8 Midterm Review
Theme
Point of view
First person
Third person, limited
The message or lesson in the story.
From where the reader sees the story from. ( 1st r 3rd person)
The narrator is the character himself/herself.
The narrator is in the story but seeing things from a differe…
Theme
The message or lesson in the story.
Point of view
From where the reader sees the story from. ( 1st r 3rd person)
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