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SAT Flocabulary Shakespeare is Hip-Hop
Quotidian- adjective
Fey- adjective
Gay- adjective
Pervasive- adjective
daily, everyday
magical
happy, cheery, or homosexual
inclined to spread throughout
Quotidian- adjective
daily, everyday
Fey- adjective
magical
38 terms
Kelly SAT Flocabulary Unit 2 - "Hip Hop is Shakespeare"
pervasive
douse
pliable
commendable
spread throughout (adj)
to drench; to make completely wet (verb)
flexible; bendable (adj)
deserving of praise (adj)
pervasive
spread throughout (adj)
douse
to drench; to make completely wet (verb)
25 terms
Shakespear is Hip-Hop Flocabulary • SAT Vocab
pervasive
commendable
fecund
sacrosanct
spreading widely
deserving praise
capable of producing an abundance
too important or valuable to be interfered with
pervasive
spreading widely
commendable
deserving praise
10 terms
Shakespeare
playwright
groundlings
Queen Elizabeth
Globe Theatre
A person who writes plays
the poor people who paid a penny to stand and watch a play
the ruler of Great Britain when William Shakespeare was born
Shakespeare's theatre
playwright
A person who writes plays
groundlings
the poor people who paid a penny to stand and watch a play
25 terms
SAT Vocabulary 4
aesthetic
aloof
archaic
assuage
relating or pertaining to a sense of beauty or art... The natur…
apart, indifferent, standoffish... The bird appeared aloof to i…
antiquated, old, out of use... Romeo and Juliet by William Shak…
to ease, to mitigate, to make less painful or burdensome, to…
aesthetic
relating or pertaining to a sense of beauty or art... The natur…
aloof
apart, indifferent, standoffish... The bird appeared aloof to i…
25 terms
SAT Vocabulary 2
antithesis
ascend
austere
autonomous
a direct opposite, a contrast (+/-)... E.g.: In The Lion King,…
to move upward, to rise from a lower station (+)... E.g. He asc…
strict, stern, unadorned, ascetic (+/-)... E.g. The building's…
independent, self-contained (+)... E.g. He preferred to be auto…
antithesis
a direct opposite, a contrast (+/-)... E.g.: In The Lion King,…
ascend
to move upward, to rise from a lower station (+)... E.g. He asc…
25 terms
SAT Vocabulary 4
aesthetic
aloof
archaic
assuage
relating or pertaining to a sense of beauty or art... The natur…
apart, indifferent, standoffish... The bird appeared aloof to i…
antiquated, old, out of use... Romeo and Juliet by William Shak…
to ease, to mitigate, to make less painful or burdensome, to…
aesthetic
relating or pertaining to a sense of beauty or art... The natur…
aloof
apart, indifferent, standoffish... The bird appeared aloof to i…
27 terms
Shakespeare is Hip-Hop/ Kylie Countryman
Wordplay
Pervasive
Commendable
Fecund
A play on words, pun
Spread throughout
Worthy of praise
Producing or capable of producing offspring, fruit, vegetatio…
Wordplay
A play on words, pun
Pervasive
Spread throughout
21 terms
Literary Terms
simile
conflict
hyperbole
theme
comparing two things using LIKE or AS
the problems or complications in the story
exaggeration of the truth for effect
the idea the author is trying to get across or teach the reader
simile
comparing two things using LIKE or AS
conflict
the problems or complications in the story
9 terms
Parts of Speech
common noun
proper noun
verb
adverb
a person, place, or thing
a particular person, place, or thing
a word that shows action
a word that describes a verb; answers how, when, where, to wh…
common noun
a person, place, or thing
proper noun
a particular person, place, or thing
22 terms
Vocabulary Workshop - Level G - Unit 2
accost
animadversion
avid
brackish
(v.) to approach and speak to first; to confront in a challen…
(n.) a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
(adj.) desirious of something to the point of greed; intensel…
(adj.) having a salty taste and unpleasant to drink
accost
(v.) to approach and speak to first; to confront in a challen…
animadversion
(n.) a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
26 terms
SAT II Literature - Essential Terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Antagonist
Blank Verse
Occurs when initial consonany or consonant cluster sounds in…
Direct or indirect reference in a literary work to some perso…
A character who is often characterized as evil and in opposit…
Written in iambic pentameter, but with no rhyme pattern. It i…
Alliteration
Occurs when initial consonany or consonant cluster sounds in…
Allusion
Direct or indirect reference in a literary work to some perso…
15 terms
SAT list 2
abstinence
bequeath
cacophony
debilitate
noun. the giving up of certain pleasures, such as food or dri…
verb. to leave money or property by a will, to pass along... The…
noun. discord, harsh sound ... While we sought harmony, our enem…
verb. to weaken... The cruel jailer starved his prisoners in ord…
abstinence
noun. the giving up of certain pleasures, such as food or dri…
bequeath
verb. to leave money or property by a will, to pass along... The…
25 terms
SAT Vocabulary 4
aesthetic
aloof
archaic
assuage
relating or pertaining to a sense of beauty or art... The natur…
apart, indifferent, standoffish... The bird appeared aloof to i…
antiquated, old, out of use... Romeo and Juliet by William Shak…
to ease, to mitigate, to make less painful or burdensome, to…
aesthetic
relating or pertaining to a sense of beauty or art... The natur…
aloof
apart, indifferent, standoffish... The bird appeared aloof to i…
20 terms
Vocabulary Workshop--Level G--Unit 5
acuity
delineate
depraved
enervate
(n.) sharpness (particularly of the mind or senses... synonyms:…
(v.) to portray, sketch, or describe in accurate and vivid de…
(adj.) marked by evil and corruption, devoid of moral princip…
(v.) to weaken or lessen the mental, moral, or physical vigor…
acuity
(n.) sharpness (particularly of the mind or senses... synonyms:…
delineate
(v.) to portray, sketch, or describe in accurate and vivid de…
30 terms
10th Grade SAT Vocabulary List 2
Abstinence; noun
Bequeath; verb
Cacophony; noun
Debilitate; verb
The giving up of certain pleasures, such as food or drink
to leave money or property by a will; to pass along
discord; harsh sound
to weaken
Abstinence; noun
The giving up of certain pleasures, such as food or drink
Bequeath; verb
to leave money or property by a will; to pass along
37 terms
Epic Shakespearean Term Test Study Guide
Elizabethan
Groundlings
Queen Elizabeth I
Thunder
the era in which Shakespeare lived which was named after Quee…
the poor people who paid a penny to stand and watch a play
the most powerful woman who probably ever lived; she loved pl…
cannon balls were rolled down stairs to make this sound
Elizabethan
the era in which Shakespeare lived which was named after Quee…
Groundlings
the poor people who paid a penny to stand and watch a play
20 terms
Vocabulary Workshop Level G Unit 3
cavort
credence
decry
dissemble
(v.) to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
(n.) belief, mental acceptance
(v.) to condemn, express strong disapproval; to officially de…
(v.) to disguise or conceal, deliberately give a false emotio…
cavort
(v.) to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
credence
(n.) belief, mental acceptance
11 terms
Shakespeare as Hip Hop 11-20
Abundant
Radiant
Fecund
Forestall
In great numbers -----(example) For the popular concert there…
Bright, beaming-----(example)---Her radiant smile lit up the…
Fertile, fruitful----(example)----The fucund apple tree produ…
To delay, impede----(example)--In order to foresall the vocab…
Abundant
In great numbers -----(example) For the popular concert there…
Radiant
Bright, beaming-----(example)---Her radiant smile lit up the…
SHAKESPEARE QUIZ
Shakespeare was born 1564
he arrived in London 1588
Shakespeare wrote 154 sonnets
He joined The Lords Chamberlings men i…
What year was Shakespeare born ?
When did he arrive in London ?
How many sonnets did Shakespeare write ?
when did He joined The Lords Chamberlings men ?
Shakespeare was born 1564
What year was Shakespeare born ?
he arrived in London 1588
When did he arrive in London ?
101 terms
100 Important People
Mary and Louis Leaky
Hammurabi
Plato, Socrates, Aristotle
Alexander the Great
Origin of Humans: East Africa Discovery of Luci: oldest know…
Code of Hammurabi: strict law system with unequal punishment…
Greek Philosophers... Socrates was sentenced to death by poison
Great warrior who conquered Greece, Persia, Egypt, India form…
Mary and Louis Leaky
Origin of Humans: East Africa Discovery of Luci: oldest know…
Hammurabi
Code of Hammurabi: strict law system with unequal punishment…
30 terms
Life and Times of William Shakespeare
1564
1616
April 23
Stratford-upon-Avon
Born?
Died?
Born and died on same date (birthday)?
Lived in?
1564
Born?
1616
Died?
34 terms
William Shakespeare
He was born in...
His birthplace is
William Shakespeare wrote ____ plays a…
William Shakespeare began as an
1563.
Stratford-upon-Avon.
37, 154
actor.
He was born in...
1563.
His birthplace is
Stratford-upon-Avon.
15 terms
English: Shakespeare
Groundlings
Doorman
Gallery
Why did the Globe have to compete for…
the people who stood on the ground and were generally rough a…
he would keep out pick-pockets and troublemakers
where the upper class people sat and watched the play
there were other ways to spend your time, like pubs and anima…
Groundlings
the people who stood on the ground and were generally rough a…
Doorman
he would keep out pick-pockets and troublemakers
27 terms
Shakespearean Drama Terms
Act
Aside
Balcony
Bard
The largest division in a play
When a character speaks directly to the audience and the rest…
Where the wealthy sat in the theater
A synonym for a poet and a nickname for Shakespeare
Act
The largest division in a play
Aside
When a character speaks directly to the audience and the rest…
12 terms
Vocabulary Words Unit 44
kill
kind
kindly, unkindly
a kind (of)
v Cats kill birds if they can catch them.
adj It is kind of you to visit me in hospital.
adv Do not treat the children unkindly.
n She reads all kinds of books.
kill
v Cats kill birds if they can catch them.
kind
adj It is kind of you to visit me in hospital.
31 terms
Lungteng B1L6 Sentence Quiz: Rhyming Fun in Poetry
rhyme
poetry
poem
twinkle
1. Shakespeare wrote many famous love poems in r__________e.
2. Our English teacher asked us to read more novels and p____…
3. On Valentine's Day, people may send a card with a love ___…
4. On our small farm, you can see fireflies _______________ l…
rhyme
1. Shakespeare wrote many famous love poems in r__________e.
poetry
2. Our English teacher asked us to read more novels and p____…
32 terms
Unit 6 Rhyming Fun in Poetry (Basic)
rhyming (a.)
rhyme (v./n.)
poetry (n.[U])
poem (n.[C])
There are some __________ dictionaries on the Internet for yo…
● The word "December" (v.)_________s with the word "remember.…
Our English teacher asked us to read more novels and ________…
On Valentine's Day, people may send a card with a love ______…
rhyming (a.)
There are some __________ dictionaries on the Internet for yo…
rhyme (v./n.)
● The word "December" (v.)_________s with the word "remember.…
38 terms
GRE Word List 4-2
backhanded (a.)
bacterium (n.)... bacteria (pl.)
badger (n.) (v.)
badge (n.)
A ______________ remark seems pleasant but may really be a cr…
An illness is caused by _______________ in drinking water.
1. Every time we go into a shop, the kids _____________ me to…
Everyone at the conference wore a ____________ with their nam…
backhanded (a.)
A ______________ remark seems pleasant but may really be a cr…
bacterium (n.)... bacteria (pl.)
An illness is caused by _______________ in drinking water.
32 terms
Unit 6 Rhyming Fun in Poetry (Basic)
rhyming (a.)
rhyme (v./n.)
poetry (n.[U])
poem (n.[C])
There are some __________ dictionaries on the Internet for yo…
● The word "December" (v.)_________s with the word "remember.…
Our English teacher asked us to read more novels and ________…
On Valentine's Day, people may send a card with a love ______…
rhyming (a.)
There are some __________ dictionaries on the Internet for yo…
rhyme (v./n.)
● The word "December" (v.)_________s with the word "remember.…
29 terms
Poetic Devices - Identifying Examples 1
Metaphor
Simile
Imagery
Repetition
All the world's a stage
O my Luve's like a red, red rose... That's newly sprung in June*…
*Or sinking as the light wind lives or dies;... And full-grown l…
Because* I do not hope to turn again... Because* I do not hope... B…
Metaphor
All the world's a stage
Simile
O my Luve's like a red, red rose... That's newly sprung in June*…
24 terms
Sonnet Review
What is a sonnet?
Iambic Pentameter
What is a syllable?
Rhyming patterns
A sonnet is a fourteen-line... poem in iambic ... pentameter. Ryhme…
Iambic Pentameter (penta=5) is the rhythm (beat) and meter (p…
there are three syllables (separate sounds) in... the word syl/l…
Shakespearean sonnet has three quatrains... followed by a couple…
What is a sonnet?
A sonnet is a fourteen-line... poem in iambic ... pentameter. Ryhme…
Iambic Pentameter
Iambic Pentameter (penta=5) is the rhythm (beat) and meter (p…
77 terms
Full Romeo and Juliet Vocabulary
Abhor
Bier
Dirge
Inexorable
To hate
Funeral bed
A sad, slow funeral song
Unstoppable
Abhor
To hate
Bier
Funeral bed
ENGL 212-500 Test 1 Estill
Manuscript
Holograph/Autograph
Bardolatry
David Garrick
a book, document, or piece of music written by hand rather th…
holograph is a document written entirely in the handwriting o…
excessive admiration of Shakespeare.
David Garrick was an English actor, playwright, theatre manag…
Manuscript
a book, document, or piece of music written by hand rather th…
Holograph/Autograph
holograph is a document written entirely in the handwriting o…
18 terms
Chapter 15. Section 1 and 2
Renaissance
Humanism
Baldassare Castiglione
Niccolo Machiavelli
A french word for rebirth. The ideas led to a new sub stained…
These subjects came to be known as humanities and the movemen…
Wrote a book called "The Courtier" and published it in 1528.
A writer and a philosopher who wrote an influential book.
Renaissance
A french word for rebirth. The ideas led to a new sub stained…
Humanism
These subjects came to be known as humanities and the movemen…
20 terms
Renaissance Terms
Comedies... a play intended to make an au…
Tragedies... A serious play leading to a…
Histories... A story or a tale of what ha…
Playwright... One who writes plays
Complete editions of comedies are too large to be quoted.
Shakespeare also wrote many tragedies.
People read the histories of the United States.
William Shakespeare was a playwright.
Comedies... a play intended to make an au…
Complete editions of comedies are too large to be quoted.
Tragedies... A serious play leading to a…
Shakespeare also wrote many tragedies.
12 terms
Renaissance and Elizabethan Theater
Rebirth
Companies
Stalk
Immorta
Renaissance means
Comedian dell'arte plays were preformed in
Dell'arte's characters played the same rolls from the play to…
The female character that played the heroine
Rebirth
Renaissance means
Companies
Comedian dell'arte plays were preformed in
Renaissance Vocabulary
Comedies... Shakespearean plays that are…
Tragedies... A Shakespearean story with a…
Histories... Plays from Shakespeare's tim…
Playwright... A person who writes plays.
William Shakespeare wrote many comedies, one of which was A M…
William Shakespeare wrote many tragedies, one of which was Ro…
William Shakespeare wrote many histories, one of which was Ri…
William Shakespeare is a great example of a playwright.
Comedies... Shakespearean plays that are…
William Shakespeare wrote many comedies, one of which was A M…
Tragedies... A Shakespearean story with a…
William Shakespeare wrote many tragedies, one of which was Ro…
57 terms
Primitive and greek theatre
Communicate
animal skins
Dionysus
The leader(first director) of primitiv…
since primitive tribes had no formal language, they used thea…
These were used for costumes as primitive tribes acted out st…
Greek theatre began as a way to honor the god of wine and fer…
Shaman
Communicate
since primitive tribes had no formal language, they used thea…
animal skins
These were used for costumes as primitive tribes acted out st…
39 terms
Romeo and Juliet
Renaissance
Astronomers
Navigators
Religious thinkers
Rebirth
Copernicus and Galileo -the world was round and circled the sun
Christopher Columbus and Ferdinand Magellan- believed the wor…
Martin Luther and John Calvin -reformers
Renaissance
Rebirth
Astronomers
Copernicus and Galileo -the world was round and circled the sun
15 terms
Renaissance vocabulary
Groundlings- a spectator or reader of…
Sharers- self governing body that chos…
Housekeeper Sharers- those who had sha…
Actor Sharer- a person who acts in sta…
The people who sat on the 3rd level at the Globe theater were…
There were a group of sharers in the Elizabethan Era, they wo…
Housekeeper sharers were mostly found in the theater building…
I have a friend Julia who is an actor sharer, I've seen her p…
Groundlings- a spectator or reader of…
The people who sat on the 3rd level at the Globe theater were…
Sharers- self governing body that chos…
There were a group of sharers in the Elizabethan Era, they wo…
20 terms
Literary Terms Set #2 zachzach
In Medias Res
Foreshadowing
Flashback
Monologue
A Latin term for a narrative that starts not at the beginning…
A narrative device that hints at coming events; often builds…
A method of narration in which present action is temporarily…
A long speech made by one performer or by one person in a gro…
In Medias Res
A Latin term for a narrative that starts not at the beginning…
Foreshadowing
A narrative device that hints at coming events; often builds…
20 terms
Lundy AP Lit Terms
allegory
alliteration
allusion
anapest
work that is symbolic on a moral or political level
repetition of initial consonant. "peter piper picked a peck o…
reference contained in a book
metrical pattern of two unaccented syllables followed by an a…
allegory
work that is symbolic on a moral or political level
alliteration
repetition of initial consonant. "peter piper picked a peck o…
46 terms
WABL 16_1
Shakespeare
Globe Theatre
lead
electrons, protons, neutrons
Some people have claimed that this famous playwright's works…
Name the theatre in London that was famously associated with…
Pb is the chemical symbol for what element?
What are three basic components of an atom?
Shakespeare
Some people have claimed that this famous playwright's works…
Globe Theatre
Name the theatre in London that was famously associated with…
43 terms
An intro to Shakespearean theater
started as acted out stories from the…
morality plays
in 1576 by james burbage
the men were working
how did drama begin?
what were plays centered around morals called?
when was the first theatre built & who built it?
why were only women going to see plays?
started as acted out stories from the…
how did drama begin?
morality plays
what were plays centered around morals called?
118 terms
ALL Romeo and Juliet terms
Shakespeare was born in
Shakespeare died
Shakespeare's acting troupe was called
Shakespeare's theatre
1564
1616
Lord Chamberlain's Men/ the Kings Men
the Globe
Shakespeare was born in
1564
Shakespeare died
1616
38 terms
Hunsaker- Renaissance and Reformation
Black death/bubonic plague
Roman Empire
Feudalism
Middle ages
wiped out 1/3 of the European population during the Middle Ages
occurred before the Middle Ages
the political and social order that developed during middle a…
often referred to as the Dark Ages or medieval era
Black death/bubonic plague
wiped out 1/3 of the European population during the Middle Ages
Roman Empire
occurred before the Middle Ages
235 terms
ALL English Sem2 Final Terms
Shakespeare was born in
Shakespeare died
Shakespeare's acting troupe was called
Shakespeare's theatre
1564
1616
Lord Chamberlain's Men/ the Kings Men
the Globe
Shakespeare was born in
1564
Shakespeare died
1616
7/4/2015- 85 days left
go to bed with the chickens... On the fa…
rental (n)... we have just found a house…
evaluate (v)... I can't evaluate your a…
journalese (n)... journalese language of…
Ngủ sớm... On the farm, John worked hard, (..) and got up early
tiền thuê nhà... we have just found a house but the (..) charge…
định giá,đánh giá... I can't (...) your ability without reading…
lối văn báo chí(văn viết vội,cẩu thả)... (...) language often u…
go to bed with the chickens... On the fa…
Ngủ sớm... On the farm, John worked hard, (..) and got up early
rental (n)... we have just found a house…
tiền thuê nhà... we have just found a house but the (..) charge…
30 terms
83 days left
go to bed with the chickens... On the fa…
rental (n)... we have just found a house…
evaluate (v)... I can't evaluate your a…
journalese (n)... journalese language of…
Ngủ sớm... On the farm, John worked hard, (..) and got up early
tiền thuê nhà... we have just found a house but the (..) charge…
định giá,đánh giá... I can't (...) your ability without reading…
lối văn báo chí(văn viết vội,cẩu thả)... (...) language often u…
go to bed with the chickens... On the fa…
Ngủ sớm... On the farm, John worked hard, (..) and got up early
rental (n)... we have just found a house…
tiền thuê nhà... we have just found a house but the (..) charge…
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