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150 termscreated on December 4, 2016
ENGLISH 2H SAT VOCAB 1-150
Decorum
Deferential
Degradation
Deleterious
n - correct or proper behavior that shows respect and good ma…
adj. - showing respectfulness or courteous regard toward anot…
n - the act or process of damaging or ruining something; the…
adj. - damaging or harmful; causing harm or damage
Decorum
n - correct or proper behavior that shows respect and good ma…
Deferential
adj. - showing respectfulness or courteous regard toward anot…
33 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Unit 5 North America History 2016 pRE AP
Adena
Anasazi (Puebloans)
Hohokams
Inuits
early mound builders in the Ohio Valley
cliff dwellers of Mesa Verde
farming civilization in the desert southwest
Native American culture of the far north
Adena
early mound builders in the Ohio Valley
Anasazi (Puebloans)
cliff dwellers of Mesa Verde
50 termscreated on December 4, 2016
ENGLISH 2H SAT VOCAB 101-150
Decorum
Deferential
Degradation
Deleterious
n - correct or proper behavior that shows respect and good ma…
adj. - showing respectfulness or courteous regard toward anot…
n - the act or process of damaging or ruining something; the…
adj. - damaging or harmful; causing harm or damage
Decorum
n - correct or proper behavior that shows respect and good ma…
Deferential
adj. - showing respectfulness or courteous regard toward anot…
13 termscreated on December 4, 2016
AP English Terms 31-40
Circumlocution
Classic
Classical, classicism
Clause
Literally "talking around" a subject ex. discourse that avoid…
a highly regarded work of literature or other art form that h…
deriving from the orderly qualities of ancient Greek and Roma…
a structural element of a sentence, consisting of a grammatic…
Circumlocution
Literally "talking around" a subject ex. discourse that avoid…
Classic
a highly regarded work of literature or other art form that h…
40 termscreated on December 4, 2016
AP/GT English Vocab
altruistic
angular
profundity
husband
generous, concerned for others
lean, gaunt; sharp cornered
profound knowledge; depth
to manage prudently
altruistic
generous, concerned for others
angular
lean, gaunt; sharp cornered
26 termscreated on December 4, 2016
AP English Macbeth Vocab
Archaic
convoluted
dace
discountanence
belonged to old time
complicated; difficult to understand
small fish
to look with disfavor,abash
Archaic
belonged to old time
convoluted
complicated; difficult to understand
12 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Chapter 18 Vocab
agricultural revolution
enclosure
proletarianization
cottage industry
period in Europe from mid-seventeenth through the mid-ninetee…
the movement to fence in fields in order to farm more effecti…
the transformation of large numbers of small peasant farmers…
a stage of industrial development in which rural workers used…
agricultural revolution
period in Europe from mid-seventeenth through the mid-ninetee…
enclosure
the movement to fence in fields in order to farm more effecti…
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AP English vocab quiz 13
Assiduous
Bathos
Bravura
Caustic
showing great care or perseverance
an unintentional lapse from sublime to ridiculous- usually in…
great skill in performance or activity (artistic context)
bitter, biting sarcasm
Assiduous
showing great care or perseverance
Bathos
an unintentional lapse from sublime to ridiculous- usually in…
10 termscreated on December 4, 2016
And then there were none
Ten little Soldier Boys went out to di…
Nine little Soldier Boys sat up very l…
Eight little Soldier Boys travelling i…
Seven little Soldier Boys chopping up…
Десять негритят отправились обедать,... Один поперхнулся, их ост…
Девять негритят, поев, клевали носом,... Один не смог проснуться…
Восемь негритят в Девон ушли потом,... Один не возвратился, оста…
Семь негритят дрова рубили вместе,... Зарубил один себя — и оста…
Ten little Soldier Boys went out to di…
Десять негритят отправились обедать,... Один поперхнулся, их ост…
Nine little Soldier Boys sat up very l…
Девять негритят, поев, клевали носом,... Один не смог проснуться…
32 termscreated on December 4, 2016
The Philosophes - And Others
Ancients and Moderns
The Messiah
Germaine de Stal
Origin of Inequality Among Men
...
...
...
...
Ancients and Moderns
...
The Messiah
...
43 termscreated on December 4, 2016
AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY PEARSON CHAPTER 10
aquaculture
Carl Sauer
boserup hypothesis
Biotechnology
the residing of aquatic organisms like fish, as fuel sources
stated that vegetative planting originated in SE Asia, identi…
a theory stating that agricultural methods used by a populati…
any technological application that uses biological systems, l…
aquaculture
the residing of aquatic organisms like fish, as fuel sources
Carl Sauer
stated that vegetative planting originated in SE Asia, identi…
27 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Lit Terms 4
METONYMY
MOOD
MOTIF
MOTIVATION
a figure of speech in which a person, place, or thing, is ref…
An atmosphere created by a writer's diction and the details s…
a recurring image, word, phrase, action, idea, object, or sit…
the reasons for a character's behavior.
METONYMY
a figure of speech in which a person, place, or thing, is ref…
MOOD
An atmosphere created by a writer's diction and the details s…
20 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Schwierige Vergangenheitsformen, English Unit 2A
become
bite
dream
fall
became become
bit bitten
dreamt dreamt
fell fallen
become
became become
bite
bit bitten
15 termscreated on December 4, 2016
English 6 unit 8
playing video games
ride a bike
drive a car
wait
chơi trò chơi điện tử
đi xe đạp
lái xe hơi
chờ đợi
playing video games
chơi trò chơi điện tử
ride a bike
đi xe đạp
92 termscreated on December 4, 2016
SAT List29
embed
impale
infiltrate
insert
vt.牢牢插入,嵌于
vt.刺穿,刺住
v.渗透,渗入
vt.插入
embed
vt.牢牢插入,嵌于
impale
vt.刺穿,刺住
25 termscreated on December 4, 2016
AP English EBC Vocabulary List 15 (Week 15)
source
primary source/direct source
secondary source/indirect source
reliable source/reputable source
1. origin (cause, basis, foundation, beginning)... 2. in writing…
1. an original authoritative document or first-hand, eyewitne…
1. a document or person giving information that is not original
1. a sound source that is credible, verifiable, and strong in…
source
1. origin (cause, basis, foundation, beginning)... 2. in writing…
primary source/direct source
1. an original authoritative document or first-hand, eyewitne…
25 termscreated on December 4, 2016
ap english language: vocab test #3
affulent
discreet
billowing
unwieldly
wealthy
factful, prudent, careful
wavelike, any large mass
hard to manage or control because of size
affulent
wealthy
discreet
factful, prudent, careful
11 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Indo-European Branches/Groups
Germanic Branch
West Germanic Group
North Germanic Group
Romance Branch
- West Germanic Group... - North Germanic Group... - English, Germa…
- English... - German... - Dutch
- Swedish... - Danish... - Norwegian... - Icelandic... - spoken in Scandi…
- no groups... - Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian, Romanian…
Germanic Branch
- West Germanic Group... - North Germanic Group... - English, Germa…
West Germanic Group
- English... - German... - Dutch
13 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Media Studies
Humor
Bandwagon
Celebrity
Emotional
Used to make audiences laugh,but provides little real informa…
Use argument that a person should believe or do something bec…
Uses a celebrity or famous person.
Make viewers feel certain emotions such as excitement,sadness…
Humor
Used to make audiences laugh,but provides little real informa…
Bandwagon
Use argument that a person should believe or do something bec…
25 termscreated on December 3, 2016
AP English Vocab pt. 2
Lucid
Provincial
Conspicuous
Condescend
Easy to understand, or expressed clearly
Being small minded, unsophisticated, having a limited outlook
Being obvious to stand out
To lower oneself to another's level, to patronize
Lucid
Easy to understand, or expressed clearly
Provincial
Being small minded, unsophisticated, having a limited outlook
14 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Quotes 110
horses led to the huge sky the weight…
and farmers sowing skulls and bones/... a…
because you know as well as I/... that we…
where you sat on her knee in a canvas…
Fred Wah-Waiting for Saskatchewan
Jeannette Armstrong-History Lesson
Marilyn Dumont-Letter to Sir John A. MacDonald
Marilyn Dumont-The Devil's Language
horses led to the huge sky the weight…
Fred Wah-Waiting for Saskatchewan
and farmers sowing skulls and bones/... a…
Jeannette Armstrong-History Lesson
247 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Idiom
put yourself in my shoes
jump the gun
the early bird catches the worm
scratch someone's back
...
16L4 W
16L4 W
16L4 W
put yourself in my shoes
...
jump the gun
16L4 W
15 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Vocabulary 11
Doleful
Ghastly
Hamper
Hew
Sorrowful, mournful, melancholy.
Shockingly frightful or horrible.
To hold back, keep from doing, to hinder.
To stick forcibly with an ax, sword, or some other cutting in…
Doleful
Sorrowful, mournful, melancholy.
Ghastly
Shockingly frightful or horrible.
30 termscreated on December 3, 2016
AP World CH 13 (Byzantium)
Justinian
Greens and Blues
Hagia Sophia
Iconoclasm
Determined to reestablish the Roman Empire
Two factions, a way to be political, threat to Justinian
Church of Holy Wisdom, built by Justinian, new form of archit…
Outlaw of icons, Byzantine Empire
Justinian
Determined to reestablish the Roman Empire
Greens and Blues
Two factions, a way to be political, threat to Justinian
6 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Poetry Terms - Sound Devices
alliteration
assonance
consonance
onomatopoeia
repetition of consonant sounds
repetition of vowel sounds
repetition of consonant sounds
A word that imitates the sound it represents
alliteration
repetition of consonant sounds
assonance
repetition of vowel sounds
12 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Poetry Terms - Rhetorical Devices
understatement
litotes
ambiguity
pun
A statement that says less than what is meant
a deliberate understatement; often expressed using the word "…
An event or situation that may be interpreted in more than on…
A humorous play on words
understatement
A statement that says less than what is meant
litotes
a deliberate understatement; often expressed using the word "…
7 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Poetry Terms - Figurative Language
metaphor
simile
personification
metonymy
A comparison without using like or as
A comparison using "like" or "as"
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
Substituting the name of one object for another object closel…
metaphor
A comparison without using like or as
simile
A comparison using "like" or "as"
8 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Poetry Terms - Genre
pastoral
epic
lyric
dramatic monologue
A work of literature dealing with rural life
A long narrative poem telling of a hero's deeds
A short poem that expresses the thoughts and feelings of a si…
a poem in which a speaker addresses a silent listener
pastoral
A work of literature dealing with rural life
epic
A long narrative poem telling of a hero's deeds
10 termscreated on December 3, 2016
SAT English Prep; Vocabulary Two
Ameliorate
Capitulate
Desecration
Exonerates
Make better
Yeild
Treat with disrespect
To release someone from a duty
Ameliorate
Make better
Capitulate
Yeild
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English1.1
Aid
Alert
Alternative
Anxioud
辅助物
警觉的
供选择的
焦虑的
Aid
辅助物
Alert
警觉的
21 termscreated on December 3, 2016
AP Human Geo Chapter 5
Creole
Denglish
Dialect
Ebonics
A language that results from mixing a colonizers language wit…
Combination of German & English
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
Dialect spoken by African Americans
Creole
A language that results from mixing a colonizers language wit…
Denglish
Combination of German & English
10 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Lesson 7 Vocab
Gratuitous
Etymology
Venerate
Truism
Freely given or obtained; unearned; uncalled for; without jus…
The source and development of a word; the study of word sourc…
To regard with great respect, honor, or esteem; to revere
A statement the truth of which is obvious or well known
Gratuitous
Freely given or obtained; unearned; uncalled for; without jus…
Etymology
The source and development of a word; the study of word sourc…
118 termscreated on December 3, 2016
APUSH 1st semester vocab
Indentured Servants
Trade and Navigation Acts
Mayflower Compact
Roger Williams
served as servants for a family for 4-7 years in exchange for…
acts passed in 1651 to control the trade over England, the co…
agreement to form a self-government system in Plymouth, signe…
political/religious leader who found the state of Rhode Islan…
Indentured Servants
served as servants for a family for 4-7 years in exchange for…
Trade and Navigation Acts
acts passed in 1651 to control the trade over England, the co…
15 termscreated on December 3, 2016
AP Junior English- Vocab 3
Retinue
Mitigate
Paragon
Opulence
N. A group accompanying an important person, escorts
V. Alleviate, reduce, make less severe/serious/painful
N. A person/thing regarded to as a perfect example (of a qual…
N. Wealth/luxury
Retinue
N. A group accompanying an important person, escorts
Mitigate
V. Alleviate, reduce, make less severe/serious/painful
51 termscreated on December 3, 2016
4-12-2016
august
assess
assure
assassinate
august man,hung vi
assess an asset
assurance,tin chac,qua quyet
an sa si,am sat,assassin ke am sat
august
august man,hung vi
assess
assess an asset
39 termscreated on December 3, 2016
AP English Poetry Vocabulary
Sable
Pall
Hallowed
dell
a marten with a short tail and dark brown fur, native to Japa…
a cloth, often of velvet, for spreading over a coffin, bier,…
regarded as holy; venerated; sacred:
a small, usually wooded valley; vale.
Sable
a marten with a short tail and dark brown fur, native to Japa…
Pall
a cloth, often of velvet, for spreading over a coffin, bier,…
67 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Industrial Revolution
CONGRESS OF VIENNA
Congress of Vienna time
What did European monarchs want to res…
Who was involved in the Congress of Vi…
CONGRESS OF VIENNA
1814-1815
restore Europe's Old Regime (1789)
Big Four + France... Austria - Prince Metternich... England - Duke…
CONGRESS OF VIENNA
CONGRESS OF VIENNA
Congress of Vienna time
1814-1815
33 termscreated on December 3, 2016
AP Euro chapter 17, 18, 19
Where did the Hohenzollers rule?
What was the legacy of Frederick Willi…
Who were the junkers
What was the piece of Westphalia, and…
Prussia
The soldier king, loved army
Land owning Nobles class in Prussia
Ended 30 years war, Lutheran and Catholic or Calvinist
Where did the Hohenzollers rule?
Prussia
What was the legacy of Frederick Willi…
The soldier king, loved army
46 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Ap English Lang. n Comp.
Anaphora
Anastrophe
Antimetabole
Enthymeme
The repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of succes…
An inversion of the natural order of words.
An inverted order of repeated words in adjacent phrases or cl…
An abbreviated syllogism or truncated deductive argument in w…
Anaphora
The repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of succes…
Anastrophe
An inversion of the natural order of words.
36 termscreated on December 3, 2016
AP Human Geography Chapter 5 Key Issue #2
Language family
Language branch
Eight branches of the Indo-European la…
Where Indo-Iranian languages are around
A collection of languages related through a common ancestral…
A collection of languages related through a common ancestral…
Indo-Iranian, Romance, Germanic and Balto-Slavic (Spoken by l…
South Asia
Language family
A collection of languages related through a common ancestral…
Language branch
A collection of languages related through a common ancestral…
28 termscreated on December 3, 2016
AP Human Geography Chapter 5 Key Issue #1
Ten languages that are spoken by at le…
100 languages are...... 70 languages are.…
Language
Literary tradition
1. Spanish--Indo-European->Romance... 2. Portuguese--Indo-Europe…
Spoken by at least 5 million people... Spoken by another 2 to 5…
A system of communication through speak, a collection of soun…
A system of written communication, although hundreds of spoke…
Ten languages that are spoken by at le…
1. Spanish--Indo-European->Romance... 2. Portuguese--Indo-Europe…
100 languages are...... 70 languages are.…
Spoken by at least 5 million people... Spoken by another 2 to 5…
23 termscreated on December 3, 2016
AP English 1984 Terms
Interminable
Polysyllabic
Inscrutable
Discount
incapable of being terminated; monotonously or annoyingly pro…
word with four or more syllables
incapable of being investigated or analyzed
to refuse to approve of something
Interminable
incapable of being terminated; monotonously or annoyingly pro…
Polysyllabic
word with four or more syllables
21 termscreated on December 3, 2016
AP HUG Chapter 5 - Vocab (Sarich)
language
literary tradition
official language
language family
a system of communication through the use of speech; a collec…
a language that is written as well as spoken
the language adopted for use by the government for business a…
a collection of languages related to each other through a com…
language
a system of communication through the use of speech; a collec…
literary tradition
a language that is written as well as spoken
57 termscreated on December 3, 2016
AP English Literature Terms
Alliteration
Assonance
Amplification
Allusion
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Takes place when two or more words close to one another repea…
The writer embellishes the sentence by adding more informatio…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Assonance
Takes place when two or more words close to one another repea…
16 termscreated on December 3, 2016
AP World History CH 14 Vocab
Latin West
Three-field system
Black Death
Water wheels
Europe's territories rhat adhered to Latin rite of Christiani…
Farmers grew crops on 2/3 of land annually & planted oats in…
Plague that resolved overpopulation problem by wiping out 1/3…
Mechanism that harnesses energy in flowing water to perform t…
Latin West
Europe's territories rhat adhered to Latin rite of Christiani…
Three-field system
Farmers grew crops on 2/3 of land annually & planted oats in…
13 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Unit 2 Module 1 - Chapter 15 Events - AP Euro
The Thirty Years War
Peace of Augsburg
Peace of Westphaila
The Fronde
a series of wars in Central Europe between 1618 and 1648. It…
allowed Holy Roman Empire's states' princes to select either…
a series of peace treaties signed, ending the European wars o…
was a series of civil wars in France between 1648 and 1653.
The Thirty Years War
a series of wars in Central Europe between 1618 and 1648. It…
Peace of Augsburg
allowed Holy Roman Empire's states' princes to select either…
15 termscreated on December 3, 2016
12th - 11
canard
wont
etymology
cortege
a deliberately misleading story
likely
the history of a word; the study of word origins
a group of attendants; a retinue
canard
a deliberately misleading story
wont
likely
10 termscreated on December 3, 2016
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 6
Sanguine
Exuberant
Didactic
Emphatic
confidently optimistic and cheerful
really happy and enthusiastic; joyously unrestrained
designed to teach and instruct; serving to enlighten and inform
marked by great conviction; forceful and clear
Sanguine
confidently optimistic and cheerful
Exuberant
really happy and enthusiastic; joyously unrestrained
12 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Ap. Hum. Geo. Chpt.5 KI.3,4
Dialect
Isogloss
Standard Language
Received Pronunciation (RP)
A regional variation of a language distinguished by distincti…
A line on a dialect map marking the boundary between linguist…
A dialect that is well established and widely recognized as t…
The standard language known around the world as the dialect c…
Dialect
A regional variation of a language distinguished by distincti…
Isogloss
A line on a dialect map marking the boundary between linguist…
17 termscreated on December 3, 2016
logical fallacies examples
ad hominem
appeal to the crowd (bandwagon appeal)
scare tactics
red herring
A fan argued that Coach did not have a winning season because…
Professor Windplenty's test was extremely unfair. Just ask an…
"If you vote for this candidate, then your children's lives w…
The athletic director asked Coach to explain why his team was…
ad hominem
A fan argued that Coach did not have a winning season because…
appeal to the crowd (bandwagon appeal)
Professor Windplenty's test was extremely unfair. Just ask an…
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