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SAT Hot Words List- Language Arts 7 GATE
aesthetic
archaic
benign
brusque
concerned with beauty or the appreciation of beauty
very old or old-fashioned
gentle; kindly
abrupt or offhand in speech or manner
aesthetic
concerned with beauty or the appreciation of beauty
archaic
very old or old-fashioned
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Languages Arts SAT Vocab 10/28/16
Intrepid
Languid
Abash
Exodus
adj. fearless; bold ... Example: The bullfighter was __________…
adj. lacking energy; weak; showing little interest in anythin…
v. to make ashamed or uneasy ... Example: Caught listening to he…
n. a mass departure ... Example: After the hurricane evacuation…
Intrepid
adj. fearless; bold ... Example: The bullfighter was __________…
Languid
adj. lacking energy; weak; showing little interest in anythin…
166 terms
Language Arts
Abbreviation
Acronym
Active voice
Address
a shortened or contracted form of a word or phrase, used to r…
a word formed from the initial letters of a multi-word name
when the verb of a sentence is in the active voice, the subje…
a speech or written statement, usually formal, directed to a…
Abbreviation
a shortened or contracted form of a word or phrase, used to r…
Acronym
a word formed from the initial letters of a multi-word name
100 terms
100 SAT Words First Semester GSMST (Freshman Language Arts)
acclaim
accolade
adamant
advocate
To Praise
An expression of respect for special merit; an award
Refusing to be persuaded
a person who argues for a support or cause
acclaim
To Praise
accolade
An expression of respect for special merit; an award
38 terms
Language Arts
Onomatopoeia
Alliteration
Caption
Character Development
Sound-effect word: bam, swish, boom, fizz
Same letter or sound at the beginning of most or all of the w…
Brief description in a newspaper or magazine telling who or w…
Way in which an author shows how a character changes as the s…
Onomatopoeia
Sound-effect word: bam, swish, boom, fizz
Alliteration
Same letter or sound at the beginning of most or all of the w…
42 terms
Language Arts
ann,enn
aqu
aud
bene
year,yearly
water
sound
good, well
ann,enn
year,yearly
aqu
water
100 terms
GSMST Freshmen Language Arts - First Semester 100 SAT Words
Abstruse
Adroit
Aloof
Ambivalence
(adj.)Difficult to understand; obscure
(adj.) Clever or skillful in using the hands or mind
(adj.) Not friendly or forthcoming; cool and distant; not inv…
(n) The state of having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas…
Abstruse
(adj.)Difficult to understand; obscure
Adroit
(adj.) Clever or skillful in using the hands or mind
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GSMST Freshmen Language Arts - First Semester 100 SAT Words
Abstruse
Adroit
aloof
ambivalence
Difficult to understand
Skill in use of bodily and mental powers
not friendly or forthcoming; cool and distant
The state of having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas abo…
Abstruse
Difficult to understand
Adroit
Skill in use of bodily and mental powers
SAT vocab language arts quarter 1 list 2
Plummet
Obliterate
Heed
Acquiesce
Fall suddenly and steeply
Destroy; demolish; eradicate
listen to
to agree to; give in to
Plummet
Fall suddenly and steeply
Obliterate
Destroy; demolish; eradicate
10 terms
Language Arts
inference
schema
declarative sentence
interrogative sentence
an idea or conclusion made about a text using schema and cont…
prior knowledge or experience on a certain topic
tells something and ends with a period
asks a question and ends with a question mark
inference
an idea or conclusion made about a text using schema and cont…
schema
prior knowledge or experience on a certain topic
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Language Arts Sat volume 6 words 1-10
foible
Lacerate
Harangue
Exact
Weakness, flaw, shortcoming in character.
To rip,maul,tear, mutilate, or mangle.
Mean, nasty, angry speech.
To demand of/ from.
foible
Weakness, flaw, shortcoming in character.
Lacerate
To rip,maul,tear, mutilate, or mangle.
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SAT Vocabulary 7th Set 8/4 Language Arts Mrs. King
rhetoric
dogmatic
philippic
pandemic
the art or study of using language efficiently and persuasive…
characterized by an authoritative, often arrogant, assertion…
a verbal denunciation characterized by harsh, insulting langu…
widespread;general
rhetoric
the art or study of using language efficiently and persuasive…
dogmatic
characterized by an authoritative, often arrogant, assertion…
Language Arts
anthology
epilogue
prologue
satire
a collection of poems and stories
a closing section added to a novel or play
an introductory section added to a poem, novel, or story
a literary work that ridicules and derides human vices and we…
anthology
a collection of poems and stories
epilogue
a closing section added to a novel or play
20 terms
2015 - Language Arts - SAT Word List Week 4
Perpetual
Pathogenic
Phonetics
Petulance
Endless, lasting
Causing disease
Study of speech sounds
Rudeness, peevishness
Perpetual
Endless, lasting
Pathogenic
Causing disease
Pre-Ap Language Arts SAT Vocabulary Words and Definitions
Abhorrent
Adulation
Amicable
Anachronism
Inspiring disgust or loathing; offensive
Excessive flattery or admiration
Friendly; without serious disagreement
Something located at a time when it could not have existed or…
Abhorrent
Inspiring disgust or loathing; offensive
Adulation
Excessive flattery or admiration
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Language Arts
anthology
epilogue
prologue
satire
a collection of poems and stories
a closing section added to a novel or play
an introductory section added to a poem, novel, or story
a literary work that ridicules and derides human vices and we…
anthology
a collection of poems and stories
epilogue
a closing section added to a novel or play
166 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
Abbreviation
Acronym
Active voice
Address
a shortened or contracted form of a word or phrase, used to r…
a word formed from the initial letters of a multi-word name
when the verb of a sentence is in the active voice, the subje…
a speech or written statement, usually formal, directed to a…
Abbreviation
a shortened or contracted form of a word or phrase, used to r…
Acronym
a word formed from the initial letters of a multi-word name
20 terms
Language Arts
ameliorate
aplomb
bombastic
callow
to improve make better
poise assurance great self confidence
pompous or overblown in language
without experience immature
ameliorate
to improve make better
aplomb
poise assurance great self confidence
Language Arts
autobiography
biography
character
character traits
The story of a person's life narrated by the same person
a form of non-fiction in which a reader tells the life story…
refers to what someone is like - what their qualities are
the quality of a character, what a character is like
autobiography
The story of a person's life narrated by the same person
biography
a form of non-fiction in which a reader tells the life story…
SAT Language
purpose
function
parallelism
prepositions
why something is done
A prewritten formula that makes it easy to perform common cal…
Phrases or sentences of a similar construction/meaning placed…
connecting words "to, on, outside a house, about a topic"
purpose
why something is done
function
A prewritten formula that makes it easy to perform common cal…
100 terms
100 SAT Words First Semester GSMST (Freshman Language Arts)
acclaim
accolade
adamant
advocate
To Praise
An expression of respect for special merit; an award
Refusing to be persuaded
a person who argues for a support or cause
acclaim
To Praise
accolade
An expression of respect for special merit; an award
SAT Vocabulary R-S for Language Arts 12, Miller
Sporadic
Scrutinize
Synopsis
Sardonic
Irregular, not consistent
To review very closely
A summary or brief recounting of principle points
Bitter or sarcastic
Sporadic
Irregular, not consistent
Scrutinize
To review very closely
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Language Arts Terms
Author's Purpose
Persuade
Inform
Entertain
The author's intent either to inform/teach, to entertain, or…
To convince someone to agree with an opinion, an idea, or a r…
To give knowledge and facts about a subject with the intentio…
To hold the reader's interest; to amuse; to make the reader w…
Author's Purpose
The author's intent either to inform/teach, to entertain, or…
Persuade
To convince someone to agree with an opinion, an idea, or a r…
SAT Vocabulary P-Q-R for Language Arts 12, Miller
Prudent
Proliferate
Paucity
Qualm
Exercising careful consideration for one's interests
To multiply or spread rapidly
Smallness of numbers; a shortage or a lack of
A thought in the conscience on whether an action is right or…
Prudent
Exercising careful consideration for one's interests
Proliferate
To multiply or spread rapidly
Language Arts: Academic Language
cite
text evidence
subhead
margin
make reference to or to give credit
to use specific details or parts of a text to prove a stateme…
a heading of a smaller section of a text
space on either side of a text
cite
make reference to or to give credit
text evidence
to use specific details or parts of a text to prove a stateme…
SAT Vocabulary M-N-O for Language Arts 12, Miller
Oscillate
Nubile
Omniscient
Mnemotic
To alternate between two or more points/opinions
Sexually mature and/or preparing for marriage
Having absolute knowledge
Meant to aid in memory
Oscillate
To alternate between two or more points/opinions
Nubile
Sexually mature and/or preparing for marriage
SAT Vocabulary E-F-G for Language Arts 12, Miller
Futility
Evasive
Egregious
Grandeur
is characterized by uselessness; impractical or vainly
is prone to hiding; deliberately ambiguous speech
is flagrantly incorrect; an error that stands out dramatically
is quality of being grand; extravagance in appearance
Futility
is characterized by uselessness; impractical or vainly
Evasive
is prone to hiding; deliberately ambiguous speech
100 terms
100 SAT Words First Semester GSMST (Freshman Language Arts)
acclaim
accolade
adamant
advocate
To Praise
An expression of respect for special merit; an award
Refusing to be persuaded
a person who argues for a support or cause
acclaim
To Praise
accolade
An expression of respect for special merit; an award
100 terms
100 SAT Words First Semester GSMST (Freshman Language Arts)
acclaim
accolade
adamant
advocate
To Praise
An expression of respect for special merit; an award
Refusing to be persuaded
a person who argues for a support or cause
acclaim
To Praise
accolade
An expression of respect for special merit; an award
100 terms
100 SAT Words Second Semester GSMST (Freshman Language Arts)
acclaim
accolade
adamant
advocate
To Praise
An expression of respect for special merit; an award
Refusing to be persuaded
support
acclaim
To Praise
accolade
An expression of respect for special merit; an award
100 terms
100 SAT Words Second Semester GSMST (Freshman Language Arts)
acclaim
accolade
adamant
advocate
To Praise
An expression of respect for special merit; an award
Refusing to be persuaded
support
acclaim
To Praise
accolade
An expression of respect for special merit; an award
119-127 - Language Arts
Anthology
Epilogue
Prologue
Satire
A collection of various writings, such as songs, stories, or…
a short passage added at the end of a literary work
introductory remarks in a speech, play or literary work, intr…
form of literature in which irony, sarcasm, and ridicule are…
Anthology
A collection of various writings, such as songs, stories, or…
Epilogue
a short passage added at the end of a literary work
30 terms
Language Arts Terms
Prefix
Suffix
Root Word
Context Clues
A group of letters added to the beginning of a word that modi…
A group of letters added to the end of a word that modifies o…
A word that contains the core meaning of the word
A vocabulary strategy in which the reader looks at the words…
Prefix
A group of letters added to the beginning of a word that modi…
Suffix
A group of letters added to the end of a word that modifies o…
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Language Arts Vocab
Expunge
Chattel
Aloof
Cerebral
to remove; to delete; to erase
an item of personal; movable; property; slave
distant, reserved in manner; uninvolved
of or relating to the brain; an intellectual person
Expunge
to remove; to delete; to erase
Chattel
an item of personal; movable; property; slave
100 SAT Words First Semester GSMST (Freshman Language Arts)
acclaim
accolade
adamant
advocate
To Praise
An expression of respect for special merit; an award
Refusing to be persuaded
a person who argues for a support or cause
acclaim
To Praise
accolade
An expression of respect for special merit; an award
100 terms
100 SAT Words First Semester GSMST (Freshman Language Arts)
acclaim
accolade
adamant
advocate
To Praise
An expression of respect for special merit; an award
Refusing to be persuaded
a person who argues for a support or cause
acclaim
To Praise
accolade
An expression of respect for special merit; an award
Language Arts
Intractable
Disgorged
Charismatic
Ken
Not easily controlled or directed
To eject or throw out
Having an influence or authority over large numbers of people
Range or sight or vision
Intractable
Not easily controlled or directed
Disgorged
To eject or throw out
14 terms
Language Arts
Relegate(v)
Assertion(n)
Tentative ( adjective)
Secularized (v)
To send or to consign to an inferior position, place, or cond…
A positive statement or Declaration, often without support or…
Unsure; uncertain; not definite or positive; hesitant
Two separate from religious or spiritual connections.
Relegate(v)
To send or to consign to an inferior position, place, or cond…
Assertion(n)
A positive statement or Declaration, often without support or…
Language arts
Analyze
Compare
Explain
integrate
break something down methodically ... (a baker would need to ana…
Identify similarities or differences between items
provide reason for what happened or for ones actions
make whole by combining the different parts into one
Analyze
break something down methodically ... (a baker would need to ana…
Compare
Identify similarities or differences between items
Language Arts
Ab
Moll
Peri
Vest
Off, away from, apart
Soft
Around
Clothe, garment, dress
Ab
Off, away from, apart
Moll
Soft
11 terms
language arts
exasperate
disdainfully
sabbath
synagogue
to make someone very angry or annoyed
full of strong feelings of dislike or disapproval for somethi…
the seventh day of the week observed for rest and worship
a building used for Jewish religious services
exasperate
to make someone very angry or annoyed
disdainfully
full of strong feelings of dislike or disapproval for somethi…
8 terms
Language Arts
Static
Dynamic
Round
Flat
Stays the same does not change
A character who becomes different. Experiences an internal ch…
Complex layered. Deep. Many sides to them.
Predictable, simple.
Static
Stays the same does not change
Dynamic
A character who becomes different. Experiences an internal ch…
15 terms
Language Arts/Writing
subject
predicate
verb
Declarative sentence
who or what the sentence is about
what the subject is or does
the word or words in a sentence that express action or state…
a sentence that states a fact... Example: It was raining on Sund…
subject
who or what the sentence is about
predicate
what the subject is or does
SAT Vocabulary Final Exam Part 2 for Language Arts 12, Miller
Chivalrous
Construe
Copious
Goad
Honorable
To translate or analyse structurally
Abundant; large or generous in extent
To stimulate, urge or prod
Chivalrous
Honorable
Construe
To translate or analyse structurally
SAT Vocabulary Final Exam Part 1 for Language Arts 12, Miller
Effrontery
Egocentric
Egregious
Elocution
Is impudent boldness; shameless audacity
Is selfish
Is flagrantly incorrect; an error that stands out drama
Is an individual's style of public speech; manner in which sp…
Effrontery
Is impudent boldness; shameless audacity
Egocentric
Is selfish
21 terms
Language Arts
adjective
adverb
gerund
transitive verb
describes nouns or pronouns by answering "what kind?", "which…
modifies verbs, adjectives, and other adverbs, answer "how?",…
the -ing form of a verb when functioning as a noun
verb accompanied by a direct object
adjective
describes nouns or pronouns by answering "what kind?", "which…
adverb
modifies verbs, adjectives, and other adverbs, answer "how?",…
Language Arts
Alliterarion☼
Haiku☆
Onomatopoeia ✎
Free Verse ⚛
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
a Japanese poem of seventeen syllables, in three lines of fiv…
the formation of a word from a sound associated with what is…
poetry that does not rhyme or have a regular meter.
Alliterarion☼
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Haiku☆
a Japanese poem of seventeen syllables, in three lines of fiv…
Language Arts
barren
germinate
foretaste
humdrum
not productive, bare, empty, nothing - the town was barren, t…
To begin to grow, to sprout - the plants are germinating from…
An advance indication, sample, or warning- an alert, a hint.…
adjective: dull and lacking excitement, ordinary, without var…
barren
not productive, bare, empty, nothing - the town was barren, t…
germinate
To begin to grow, to sprout - the plants are germinating from…
Language Arts
name the singular pronouns
name the singular pronouns
name the singular pronouns
name the singular pronouns
another; Everyone;... nothing; anybody
everything; one; anyone... little
other; anything; much; somebody;
each; neither; someone; either
name the singular pronouns
another; Everyone;... nothing; anybody
name the singular pronouns
everything; one; anyone... little
20 terms
language Arts
flammable
noticeable
available
collectible
easily set on fire
you can see it very well
ready to use
having a lot of the same stuff
flammable
easily set on fire
noticeable
you can see it very well
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