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English 8 Mid Term Review
comparing 2 different things using lik…
a comparison between 2 different things
the feeling the reader gets about the…
the attitude of the author towards the…
Simile
Metaphor
Mood
Tone
comparing 2 different things using lik…
Simile
a comparison between 2 different things
Metaphor
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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 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
English 8 Midterm Review
plot
antagonist
characterization
foreshadowing
sequence of events in which each event in which each event re…
the person who is against the protagonist.
author creates memorable charters in a story
author uses cues to suggest events that have to occur
plot
sequence of events in which each event in which each event re…
antagonist
the person who is against the protagonist.
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Midterm Review - English 8
She threatens him with a gun.
understanding the nature and importanc…
fear
a human
In "Harriet Tubman: Guide to Freedom," what is Tubman's respo…
In "Harriet Tubman: Guide to Freedom," which of the following…
Which word best summarizes Charlie's feelings about the opera…
Who is the speaker in the poem "All But Blind"?
She threatens him with a gun.
In "Harriet Tubman: Guide to Freedom," what is Tubman's respo…
understanding the nature and importanc…
In "Harriet Tubman: Guide to Freedom," which of the following…
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English 8 Midterm Review
alliteration
metaphor
simile
onomatopoeia
Repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words... aLLi…
A comparison WITHOUT using "like" or "as"
A comparison using "like" or "as"
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
alliteration
Repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words... aLLi…
metaphor
A comparison WITHOUT using "like" or "as"
English 1-8 Review
acr
acro
ad
agog
sharp
high
to
leader
acr
sharp
acro
high
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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…
44 terms
English 8 Midterm Review
Action Verbs:
Action Verb Examples:
Direct Objects:
Direct Object Examples:
These verbs show what the subject does.
1.) Josh ran fast.... 2.) Bella is laughing.
Name what receives the verb's action.
1.) Jimmy took a pencil. DO: pencil... 2.) Peter saw a seagull.…
Action Verbs:
These verbs show what the subject does.
Action Verb Examples:
1.) Josh ran fast.... 2.) Bella is laughing.
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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 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 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
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 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…
English 8 final exam review - SEM 1
first person POV definition
third person POV definition
limited POV definition
omniscient POV definition
the narrator is in the story and uses "I" and "me" to refer t…
the narrator is an outsider and NOT a character in the story
the narrator only has access to the thoughts, feelings and em…
the narrator has access to the thoughts, feelings and emotion…
first person POV definition
the narrator is in the story and uses "I" and "me" to refer t…
third person POV definition
the narrator is an outsider and NOT a character in the story
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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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 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
ENGLISH 8 Midterm review
Adolf Hitler
Allies
Anti-Semitism
Arbeit Macht Frei
German Dictator from 1933-1945. Leader of the Nazis
those who fought the German; USA, Great Britain, France, Sovi…
hatred towards Jews
work will set you free" slogan over the entrance of the camps
Adolf Hitler
German Dictator from 1933-1945. Leader of the Nazis
Allies
those who fought the German; USA, Great Britain, France, Sovi…
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 Midterm Review
plot
characterization
foreshadowing
imagery
sequence of events in which each event in which each event re…
author creates memorable charters in a story
author uses cues to suggest events that have to occur
visual descriptive
plot
sequence of events in which each event in which each event re…
characterization
author creates memorable charters in a story
English 8 Review
Setting
Characters
Flat Character
Round Character
time and place of the story
key role in the story. No story without them!
character you don't know much about them
character you know a lot about it
Setting
time and place of the story
Characters
key role in the story. No story without them!
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 8 Midterm Review
What is theme?
What is a metaphor?
What is an allusion?
What is a conflict?
The main message or the lesson of a story
Comparison not using like as or then
Referencing another text such as a novel, poem, or person
These are internal or external struggles that characters or p…
What is theme?
The main message or the lesson of a story
What is a metaphor?
Comparison not using like as or then
20 terms
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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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…
20 terms
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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AP English - Fab Vocab Review #8
abasement
aberration
acrimonious
amity
N - lowering someone in rank, office, prestige, or esteem
N - a disorder of the mind; unexpected or unusual behavior
ADJ - caustic, biting, or rancorous
N - friendship; good will
abasement
N - lowering someone in rank, office, prestige, or esteem
aberration
N - a disorder of the mind; unexpected or unusual behavior
5 terms
English 8 Week 8
foreshadow
sanctity
suspense
symbolism
to give a suggestion or hint about something that will happen…
the state or quality of being holy or sacred
a state or feeling of excited or anxious uncertainty about wh…
use of objects to represent ideas
foreshadow
to give a suggestion or hint about something that will happen…
sanctity
the state or quality of being holy or sacred
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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…
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
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
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
11 terms
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…
10 terms
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…
34 terms
8-14 review pap English
Abate
Abhor
Gamut
Droll
To lessen in intensity
To hate strongly
The whole range
Amusing in an odd way; quaint
Abate
To lessen in intensity
Abhor
To hate strongly
10 terms
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
10 terms
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…
18 terms
English 8 - Figurative Language Review
Symbolism
Foils
Utopia/Dystopia
Allegory
representing things
characters who share similarities, but when looked at closely…
a perfect society with no flaws
fictional story that represents actual events or people
Symbolism
representing things
Foils
characters who share similarities, but when looked at closely…
28 terms
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
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
16 terms
English 8 Midterm Review // Hebert
Independent Clause
Dependent Clause
Relative Clause
AAAWWUBBIS (subordinate conjunction de…
a clause containing a subject, a verb, and a complete thought…
contains a subject and a verb but does not express a complete…
one kind of dependent clause; has a subject and verb but cann…
an acronym to help you remember the basic subordinating conju…
Independent Clause
a clause containing a subject, a verb, and a complete thought…
Dependent Clause
contains a subject and a verb but does not express a complete…
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
20 terms
English 8 Mockingbird Review
This person carries a confederate pist…
Th person who lives in the house refer…
This man is a lawyer
Who is Charles Dickens Harris
Mrs. Dubose
Boo Radley
Atticus
Dill
This person carries a confederate pist…
Mrs. Dubose
Th person who lives in the house refer…
Boo Radley
10 terms
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,…
15 terms
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
38 terms
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
[ENGLISH] {8} Short Stories Review
setting
point of view
Protagonist
Montresor
carnival season at night in the catacombs
1st person point of view
Montresor
A connoisseur of wine. Came from a rich family. No longer see…
setting
carnival season at night in the catacombs
point of view
1st person point of view
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