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121 terms
AP English Language and Composition Vocabulary "Hit Parade"
Cogent
Didactic
Discourse
Lucid
convincing, reasonable
intended to instruct
verbal expression or exchange; conversation
easily flowing
Cogent
convincing, reasonable
Didactic
intended to instruct
20 terms
English Vocab SAT HIT PARADE
Provocative
Depravity
Gravity
Banal
(adj) exciting; attracting attention
(n) moral corruption
(n) seriousness
(adj) unoriginal; ordinary
Provocative
(adj) exciting; attracting attention
Depravity
(n) moral corruption
14 terms
English Language Arts- SAT vocab
fecund
sage
vacuous
deride
fertile
a wise man/ or to be wise
lacking ideas/intelligence
to ridicule
fecund
fertile
sage
a wise man/ or to be wise
121 terms
AP English Language - Vocabulary "Hit Parade"
Cogent
Didactic
Discourse
Lucid
convincing, reasonable
intended to instruct
verbal expression or exchange; conversation
easily flowing
Cogent
convincing, reasonable
Didactic
intended to instruct
116 terms
AP English Language - Hit Parade
rhetoric
objectivity
penitent
plausible
the art of using language effectively and persuasively
treating facts without influence from personal feelings or pr…
expressing remorse for one's misdeeds
seemingly valid or acceptable; credible
rhetoric
the art of using language effectively and persuasively
objectivity
treating facts without influence from personal feelings or pr…
128 terms
AP English Language - Hit Parade
assertion
clarity
cogent
coherent
a declaration or statement
clearness in thought or expression
convincing; reasonable
logically connected
assertion
a declaration or statement
clarity
clearness in thought or expression
121 terms
AP English Language and Composition Vocabulary "Hit Parade"
Cogent
Didactic
Discourse
Lucid
convincing, reasonable
intended to instruct
verbal expression or exchange; conversation
easily flowing
Cogent
convincing, reasonable
Didactic
intended to instruct
121 terms
AP English Language and Composition Vocabulary "Hit Parade"
Cogent
Didactic
Discourse
Lucid
convincing, reasonable
intended to instruct
verbal expression or exchange; conversation
easily flowing
Cogent
convincing, reasonable
Didactic
intended to instruct
121 terms
AP English Language and Composition Vocabulary "Hit Parade"
Cogent
Didactic
Discourse
Lucid
convincing, reasonable
intended to instruct
verbal expression or exchange; conversation
easily flowing
Cogent
convincing, reasonable
Didactic
intended to instruct
12 terms
SAT Strategies English Language
Strategy 1
Strategy 2
Strategy 3
Strategy 4
Always begin a reading passage by reading the intro paragraph
Read passage, look for the main idea and tone
For "most nearly means" questions, reread a few lines before…
"Direct info" questions, always read before and after the line
Strategy 1
Always begin a reading passage by reading the intro paragraph
Strategy 2
Read passage, look for the main idea and tone
40 terms
AP English-SAT "The Hit Parade" vocab set 2
superficial (adj.)
foster (vb.)
ambivalent (adj.)
elaborate (adj.)
being at, on, or near the surface; apparent rather than real
to promote the growth or development of- to bring up
simultaneously experiencing opposing feelings; uncertain
worked out in great detail, painstaking; ornate, showy, or ga…
superficial (adj.)
being at, on, or near the surface; apparent rather than real
foster (vb.)
to promote the growth or development of- to bring up
SAT AP English Language Vocab
Adulation
Eulogy
Ascribe
Exalt
excessive admiration or devotion
a speech in praise of someone
to credit or attribute to
to praise or honor
Adulation
excessive admiration or devotion
Eulogy
a speech in praise of someone
220 terms
AP English Language and Composition Hit List of Handy Terms
assertion
clarity
cogent
coherent
a declaration or statement
clearness in thought or expression
convincing; reasonable
logically connected
assertion
a declaration or statement
clarity
clearness in thought or expression
29 terms
SAT/ACT English Language Errors
Shawna enjoys crossword puzzles, she w…
However, some local bikers thought bot…
After he broke his arm, he is home for…
If you are tense, one should try to re…
comma splice
comma splice
Sequence of tenses
shift of pronoun
Shawna enjoys crossword puzzles, she w…
comma splice
However, some local bikers thought bot…
comma splice
40 terms
AP English-SAT "The Hit Parade" vocab set 2
superficial
foster
ambivalent
elaborate
(adj.) being at, on, or near the surface; apparent rather tha…
(v.) to promote the growth or development of- to bring up
(adj.) simultaneously experiencing opposing feelings; uncertain
(adj.) worked out in great detail, painstaking; ornate, showy…
superficial
(adj.) being at, on, or near the surface; apparent rather tha…
foster
(v.) to promote the growth or development of- to bring up
250 terms
All AP English- SAT "The Hit Parade" Vocabulary (First Semester Exam)
depict
controversy
undermine
advocate
V.) to represent by drawing, portray;to characterize in words…
N.) a usually prolonged public dispute; an argument
V.) to weaken, sabotage, subvert, debilitate, destabilize
V.) to support or urge by argument, especially publicly
depict
V.) to represent by drawing, portray;to characterize in words…
controversy
N.) a usually prolonged public dispute; an argument
10 terms
Junior English "Words about Language" SAT Week of 10/31/16
annotation
appellation
eponym
neologisms
(n.) a critical or explanatory note or comment
(n.) a name or title that distinguishes or identifies "The Ki…
n. a person after whom a place, people, disease, etc. is name…
NEW WORDS
annotation
(n.) a critical or explanatory note or comment
appellation
(n.) a name or title that distinguishes or identifies "The Ki…
236 terms
A.P. English Language & Composition: Vocabulary "Hit Parade"
assertion
arbiter
biased
exculpate
a declaration or statement
a judge who decides a disputed issue
prejudiced
to free from guilt or blame
assertion
a declaration or statement
arbiter
a judge who decides a disputed issue
24 terms
AP English Language SAT words week 10
inclement
peruse
premonition
desist
unfavorable, stormy
to read carefully
forewarning
cease
inclement
unfavorable, stormy
peruse
to read carefully
24 terms
AP English Language SAT Words week 12
diatribe
inhibition
fortuitous
incoherent
bitter criticism
restraint
accidental
disjointed
diatribe
bitter criticism
inhibition
restraint
24 terms
AP English Language SAT words week 9
impresario
extortion
adverse
asset
one who presents cultural series, organizer
getting money by threats
unfavorable, harmful; prevention of success
a valuable thing to have
impresario
one who presents cultural series, organizer
extortion
getting money by threats
20 terms
AP English Language: week 2 SAT words
Laconic
Throng
Intrepid
accost
expressing much in few words
crowd
brave
approach
Laconic
expressing much in few words
Throng
crowd
24 terms
AP English Language SAT Words week 8
emaciated
surge
tranquil
sanctuary
abnormally thin, wasted away
to rush suddenly
quiet
shelter, sacred or religious place of refugee
emaciated
abnormally thin, wasted away
surge
to rush suddenly
20 terms
AP English Language: week 1 SAT Words
Voracious
Indiscriminate
Eminent
Steeped
wanting or devouring great quantities
done at random without careful selection
a high reputation, outstanding
soaked, drenched, saturated
Voracious
wanting or devouring great quantities
Indiscriminate
done at random without careful selection
24 terms
AP English Language SAT Words Week 11
inundate
fruitless
poignant
garbled
to flood
useless
moving, painful to the feelings
confused, mixed up
inundate
to flood
fruitless
useless
24 terms
AP English Language SAT words week 3
Loathe
Reprimand
Lackluster
Caustic
to hate
to show sharp disapproval
dull
sarcastic, biting
Loathe
to hate
Reprimand
to show sharp disapproval
10 terms
AP English Language and Composition: SAT 28
Salutary
Sanction
Saturate
Savory
Healthful; Beneficial
Approval
Soak; Bathe
Appetizing; Tasty
Salutary
Healthful; Beneficial
Sanction
Approval
10 terms
AP English Language/Composition: SAT 22
Opulent (adj)
Overt (adj)
Painstaking (noun)
Pariah (noun)
Wealthy, rich
Not concealed or secret
Careful and diligent effort
An outcast
Opulent (adj)
Wealthy, rich
Overt (adj)
Not concealed or secret
20 terms
AP English Language & Composition SAT Vocabulary List
Apathy
Ambiguous
Fervent
Vagrant
Lack of emotion or intrest
Having more than meaning; vague
Passionate
A wandering homeless person; a tramp
Apathy
Lack of emotion or intrest
Ambiguous
Having more than meaning; vague
16 terms
AP English Language - Word List 14 (SAT)
Enhance
Retract
Ambiguous
Paucity
To make better; to augment
To take back; to withdraw; to pull back
Unclear in meaning; confusing; capable of being interpreted i…
Scarcity
Enhance
To make better; to augment
Retract
To take back; to withdraw; to pull back
11 terms
Are You Talkin' To Me? AP English Language Hit Lit
assertion
cogent
coherent
cohesive
a declaration or statement;
convincing, reasonable
logically connected
condition of sticking together
assertion
a declaration or statement;
cogent
convincing, reasonable
60 terms
AP English Language and Composition Vocabulary "Hit Parade" B
Realism
Virtuoso
Decorous
Equanimity
artistic representation that aims for visual accuracy
a tremendously skilled artist
proper; marked by good taste
the quality of being calm and even-tempered; composure
Realism
artistic representation that aims for visual accuracy
Virtuoso
a tremendously skilled artist
60 terms
AP English Language and Composition Vocabulary "Hit Parade" A
Cogent
Didactic
Discourse
Lucid
convincing, reasonable
intended to instruct
verbal expression or exchange; conversation
easily flowing
Cogent
convincing, reasonable
Didactic
intended to instruct
100 terms
AP English Language and Composition SAT vocab
Abate
Abdicate
Aberration
Abhor
To reduce or lessen
To give up or surrender a position
Something unusual; anomaly
To hate, despise
Abate
To reduce or lessen
Abdicate
To give up or surrender a position
52 terms
Ap english Language SAT VOCABULARY #4
ecstatic
exultant
elated / exhilarated / exuberant
despondent
elated
exhilarated
ecstatic; exultant
depressed
ecstatic
elated
exultant
exhilarated
20 terms
AP English Language SAT Vocabulary Set #3
Alacrity
Blithe
Conundrum
Deprecate
Definition: Eager and enthusiastic; willingness... Example Sent…
Definition: Carefree and lighthearted; casually concerned... Ex…
Definition: Riddle, puzzle, or problem with no solution... Exam…
Definition: To express disapproval of; to belittle... Example S…
Alacrity
Definition: Eager and enthusiastic; willingness... Example Sent…
Blithe
Definition: Carefree and lighthearted; casually concerned... Ex…
10 terms
AP English Language and Composition SAT words
Affront
Blase
Cajole
Choleric
A personally offensive act or word; deliberate act or display…
Indifferent to or bored with life; unimpressed, as or as if f…
To persuade by flattery or promises; wheedle; coax
Extremely irritable or easily angered; irascible
Affront
A personally offensive act or word; deliberate act or display…
Blase
Indifferent to or bored with life; unimpressed, as or as if f…
45 terms
AP English Language and Composition SAT VOCABULARY STUDY
assimilation
astringent
attenuate
bawdy
to absorb, to make similar
binding, constricting
to make or become fine, to diminish the value of
vulgar, lewd
assimilation
to absorb, to make similar
astringent
binding, constricting
60 terms
SAT Vocab AP English Language and Composition
Factious
Ignoble
Boor
Aegis
Causing disagreement
Dishonorable; shameful
A rude or impolite person
A shield; protection
Factious
Causing disagreement
Ignoble
Dishonorable; shameful
23 terms
AP English Language and Composition SAT VOCABULARY STUDY
abrogate
abstruse
admonish
adulate
to repeal; to abolish
hard to understand; esoteric; technical
to warn; to advise
to idolize; to worship
abrogate
to repeal; to abolish
abstruse
hard to understand; esoteric; technical
16 terms
SAT english vocab (The Language of Ideas and Learning)
abstract
anthropology
comprehensive
construe
existing as an idea but not as a tangible experience
study of human cultures
complete, thorough
to interpret in a particular way
abstract
existing as an idea but not as a tangible experience
anthropology
study of human cultures
27 terms
Ap English language sat vocabulary words set #3
antipathy / empathy
diffident
fidelity / infidelity
perfidious
feeling against; dislike / feeling the same
lack of faith in one's self; lack of confidence
loyalty; faithfulness / lack of loyalty, unfaithfulness
untrustworthy; treacherous
antipathy / empathy
feeling against; dislike / feeling the same
diffident
lack of faith in one's self; lack of confidence
40 terms
AP English- SAT "The Hit Parade" Vocabulary Set 1- Pgs. 57-62
depict
controversy
undermine
advocate
V.) to represent by drawing, portray;to characterize in words…
N.) a usually prolonged public dispute; an argument
V.) to weaken, sabotage, subvert, debilitate, destabilize
V.) to support or urge by argument, especially publicly
depict
V.) to represent by drawing, portray;to characterize in words…
controversy
N.) a usually prolonged public dispute; an argument
15 terms
AP English Language & Composition SAT Vocabulary List #3
reprove
discern
cursory
profligate
to scold; to find fault with
to distinguish one thing from another
hasty, not thorough
extremely wasteful; wildly extravagant
reprove
to scold; to find fault with
discern
to distinguish one thing from another
15 terms
English Language & Composition AP SAT Vocabulary List 6
Enervate
Engender
Enigma
Ephemeral
weaken
cause; produce
puzzle; mystery
short-lived; fleeting
Enervate
weaken
Engender
cause; produce
15 terms
English Language & Composition AP SAT Vocabulary List 2
Articulate
Ascendancy
Astute
Atrophy
effective; distinct
controlling influence; domination
wise; shrewd; keen
wasting away
Articulate
effective; distinct
Ascendancy
controlling influence; domination
15 terms
English Language & Composition AP SAT Vocabulary List 7
hamper
haughtiness
hedonist
Extricate
obstruct
pride, arrogance
one who believes that pleasure is the sole aim in life
free; disentangle
hamper
obstruct
haughtiness
pride, arrogance
15 terms
English Language & Composition AP SAT Vocabulary List 3
Censure
Clemency
Coercion
Compliance
blame; criticize
disposition to be lenient
use of force to get someone to obey
readiness to yield; conformity in fulfilling requirements
Censure
blame; criticize
Clemency
disposition to be lenient
15 terms
English Language & Composition AP SAT Vocabulary List 4
Debilitate
Delineate
Depravity
Deprecate
weaken; enfeeble
portray
extreme corruption; wickedness
express disapproval of; protest against; belittle
Debilitate
weaken; enfeeble
Delineate
portray
15 terms
English Language & Composition AP SAT Vocabulary List 5
DIsperse
Disseminate
Dissonance
Distend
scatter
distribute; spread; scatter (like seeds)
discord
expand; swell out
DIsperse
scatter
Disseminate
distribute; spread; scatter (like seeds)
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