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TS790_Wk 1_Vocabulary for Complete Sentence/Beginning
End punctuation
Capital letter
Subject
Verb
symbols that are used to signal the end of a sentence - perio…
Letters that are in the capital "set" of letters, not lowercase
Who or what the sentence is about.
the word or phrase in the sentence that tells what the subjec…
End punctuation
symbols that are used to signal the end of a sentence - perio…
Capital letter
Letters that are in the capital "set" of letters, not lowercase
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Paragraph Writing: The Basics
topic sentence
supporting detail sentences
conclusion sentence
Capitalized
The first sentence (of a paragraph) that tells the topic, or…
The middle sentences that give you more information about the…
The last sentence of a paragraph in which the topic sentence…
The beginning of every sentence must be ___________________.
topic sentence
The first sentence (of a paragraph) that tells the topic, or…
supporting detail sentences
The middle sentences that give you more information about the…
Paragraph Writing: The Basics
topic sentence
supporting detail sentences
conclusion sentence
Capitalized
The first sentence (of a paragraph) that tells the topic, or…
The middle sentences that give you more information about the…
The last sentence of a paragraph in which the topic sentence…
The beginning of every sentence must be ___________________.
topic sentence
The first sentence (of a paragraph) that tells the topic, or…
supporting detail sentences
The middle sentences that give you more information about the…
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Parts of a Sentence
Period
Capital letter
Noun
Verb
Use at the end of a sentence that is a statement.
Use an upper case letter to begin every sentence.
Person, place, or thing sentence is about.
What the noun is doing.
Period
Use at the end of a sentence that is a statement.
Capital letter
Use an upper case letter to begin every sentence.
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090916
commas
capitalize
series
phrase
The separation of two words or phrases in a series of three o…
proper nouns and proper adjectives... To begin a word with a cap…
One path
A group of words
commas
The separation of two words or phrases in a series of three o…
capitalize
proper nouns and proper adjectives... To begin a word with a cap…
Parts of Speech
A sentence
nouns
proper nouns
pronouns
Contains a subject, predicate and is a complete thought. Star…
person, place, thing, or idea
used to name a specific person, place, or thing. These begin…
Replaces a noun. Examples: I, he, she, they, it, his
A sentence
Contains a subject, predicate and is a complete thought. Star…
nouns
person, place, thing, or idea
Beginning Band Musical Language
The Key Signature
The Time Signature... Top Number: how man…
1. Fermata ... 2. Hold this note until co…
Treble Clef
What is the term for the three flat symbols at the beginning…
What is the term for the numbers in red and what does each nu…
1. What is the name of this term and 2.What do you do when yo…
What is the name of this clef?
The Key Signature
What is the term for the three flat symbols at the beginning…
The Time Signature... Top Number: how man…
What is the term for the numbers in red and what does each nu…
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Rawlins - History of Economic Thought
creative destruction
public goods
progressive taxes
regressive taxes
Creative destruction occurs when something new kills somethin…
when an individual can consume without reducing it's availabi…
tax rates are lower at low incomes and rise with income level…
taxes that take a larger share of the salary of low-income pe…
creative destruction
Creative destruction occurs when something new kills somethin…
public goods
when an individual can consume without reducing it's availabi…
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Beginning Writing Weeks 1-4 Review
sentence
subject
noun
pronoun
A group of words that express and idea. A sentence has a subj…
Tells who or what a sentence is about. The subject is usually…
A person, place, thing, or idea. A noun can be more than one…
Takes the place of a noun.... ex. I... ex. they... ex. we
sentence
A group of words that express and idea. A sentence has a subj…
subject
Tells who or what a sentence is about. The subject is usually…
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Paragraphs
Topic sentence
Concluding sentence
Supporting sentences
Sentence
a sentence that states the topic of its paragraph
Last sentence that restates the main idea and wraps up the pa…
facts that support the main idea.
A group of words that expresses a complete thought
Topic sentence
a sentence that states the topic of its paragraph
Concluding sentence
Last sentence that restates the main idea and wraps up the pa…
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"capit"/"cipit" vocabulary
capital... SENTENCE: In the eighth grade…
captain... SENTENCE: When we went on our…
decapitate... SENTENCE: During the Frenc…
precipitation... SENTENCE: In Ohio in No…
(n) the most important city or town of a country or region, u…
(n) person in command of a ship
(v) to cut off the head of; behead
(n) rain, snow, sleet or hail that falls to the ground
capital... SENTENCE: In the eighth grade…
(n) the most important city or town of a country or region, u…
captain... SENTENCE: When we went on our…
(n) person in command of a ship
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Ten Literary Devices
alliteration
allusion
anaphora
assonance
Repetition of consonant sounds "Peter picked a peck of pickle…
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
The repetition of words at the beginning of successive clauses.
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
alliteration
Repetition of consonant sounds "Peter picked a peck of pickle…
allusion
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
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Grammar: Types of Sentences
Imperative
Interrogative
Exclamatory
Declarative
Hand me that book.
Did you read the newest Harry Potter book?
What an explosion that was!
Mr. Jones reads all the newest books.
Imperative
Hand me that book.
Interrogative
Did you read the newest Harry Potter book?
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Origins of Political Thought Vocab Cards
Amendment ... - The man voted against th…
Aristocracy... -Plato believed that aris…
Checks and balances... -If the president…
Constitutionalism... -Some people believ…
change, improvement, or addition that is made to a law or doc…
A government in which power is in the hands of a hereditary r…
from Montesquieu, a fundamental democratic principle of Ameri…
the belief that a government should be based on a constitution
Amendment ... - The man voted against th…
change, improvement, or addition that is made to a law or doc…
Aristocracy... -Plato believed that aris…
A government in which power is in the hands of a hereditary r…
5th - PARTS OF SPEECH lIVE
noun
pronoun
verb
adjective
a word that names a person, place, thing, or idea
a word that replaces a noun that has already been mentioned
a word that conveys action, a state of being, or existence
a word that describes a noun or pronoun
noun
a word that names a person, place, thing, or idea
pronoun
a word that replaces a noun that has already been mentioned
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Sentence Types
declarative
statement
interrogative
question
fancy word for a statement
a sentence that TELLS you something
fancy word for a question
a sentence that ASKS you something
declarative
fancy word for a statement
statement
a sentence that TELLS you something
Paragraphs
Topic sentence
Closing sentence
detail or supporting sentences
sentence
a sentence that states the topic of its paragraph
Last sentence that restates the main idea and wraps up the pa…
facts that support the main idea.
A group of words that expresses a complete thought
Topic sentence
a sentence that states the topic of its paragraph
Closing sentence
Last sentence that restates the main idea and wraps up the pa…
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Parts of a Paragraph and Paragraph writing
Topic sentence
Coherence
Claim
Unity
The first sentence (of a paragraph) that tells the topic, or…
Holding or placing together similar ideas; making sense of th…
A statement or assertion one is proving, that is open to chal…
One main idea/claim; all sentences work together to explain/s…
Topic sentence
The first sentence (of a paragraph) that tells the topic, or…
Coherence
Holding or placing together similar ideas; making sense of th…
Figurative Language
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
...imitates a sound
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Personification
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
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Poetry Unit - CA 5
poetry
free verse poem
lyric poetry
ode
type of literature in which words are carefully chosen and ar…
poetry (non-traditional) that does not contain regular patter…
traditional poem that expresses thoughts and feelings; sound…
type of LYRIC poetry that deals with serious issues such as b…
poetry
type of literature in which words are carefully chosen and ar…
free verse poem
poetry (non-traditional) that does not contain regular patter…
Commas and Capitalization
Use a comma before a coordinating conj…
Use a comma after an adverb clause beg…
Use a comma after an introductory word…
Use a comma after two or more preposit…
to create a compound sentence by joining 2 independent clause…
to create a complex sentence in which the conjunction creates…
to indicate a pause.
to join an phrase (incomplete thought that is NOT a clause) t…
Use a comma before a coordinating conj…
to create a compound sentence by joining 2 independent clause…
Use a comma after an adverb clause beg…
to create a complex sentence in which the conjunction creates…
Prepositions and Phrases - Period 4
Preposition
Dependent (Subordinate) Clause
Independent (Main) Clause
Adjective Phrase
a word that introduces information to the reader (when, where…
a group of words that contains a subject and verb but does no…
a clause that can stand by itself as a simple sentence
a group of two or more words that describe a noun, or pronoun…
Preposition
a word that introduces information to the reader (when, where…
Dependent (Subordinate) Clause
a group of words that contains a subject and verb but does no…
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Prepositions and Phrases
Preposition
Dependent (Subordinate) Clause
Independent (Main) Clause
Adjective Phrase
a word that introduces information to the reader (when, where…
a group of words that contains a subject and verb but does no…
a clause that can stand by itself as a simple sentence
a group of two or more words that describe a noun, or pronoun…
Preposition
a word that introduces information to the reader (when, where…
Dependent (Subordinate) Clause
a group of words that contains a subject and verb but does no…
Academic Vocabulary #12
composition
margin
prewriting
print
a piece of writing
a border or edge
the steps you take before you begin writing a composition
to put thoughts down on paper; writing
composition
a piece of writing
margin
a border or edge
22 terms
map and globes
Contour Lines
Map key
Meridians
Compass Rose
A line (as on a map) connecting the points on a land surface…
a list of words or phrases giving an explanation of symbols o…
Another name for longitude: any one of the lines that go from…
Used to show direction on a map
Contour Lines
A line (as on a map) connecting the points on a land surface…
Map key
a list of words or phrases giving an explanation of symbols o…
13 terms
Paragraphs
Topic sentence
Closing sentence
detail or supporting sentences
sentence
a sentence that states the topic of its paragraph
Last sentence that restates the main idea and wraps up the pa…
facts that support the main idea.
A group of words that expresses a complete thought
Topic sentence
a sentence that states the topic of its paragraph
Closing sentence
Last sentence that restates the main idea and wraps up the pa…
Parts of Speech
A sentence
nouns
proper nouns
common nouns
Contains a subject, predicate and is a complete thought. Star…
person, place, thing, or idea
used to name a specific person, place, or thing. These begin…
used to name non-specific people, places, or things. Examples…
A sentence
Contains a subject, predicate and is a complete thought. Star…
nouns
person, place, thing, or idea
Parts of Speech
nouns
proper nouns
common nouns
pronouns
person, place, thing, or idea
used to name a specific person, place, or thing. These begin…
used to name non-specific people, places, or things. Examples…
Replaces a noun. Examples: I, he, she, they, it, his
nouns
person, place, thing, or idea
proper nouns
used to name a specific person, place, or thing. These begin…
Q2 Speech Vocabulary
logos
ethos
pathos
imagery
having a clear message supported with facts
showing credibility, expertise, and trustworthiness
showing empathy, compassion, and concern
words or phrases that paint a picture in the minds of audienc…
logos
having a clear message supported with facts
ethos
showing credibility, expertise, and trustworthiness
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Sentences and Punctuation
sentence
subject
predicate
fragment
a group of words that expresses a complete thought
who or what the sentence is about
what the subject does or is
a group of words that does not express a complete thought
sentence
a group of words that expresses a complete thought
subject
who or what the sentence is about
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Latin -Root Word: capit, cipit, and carne
capit, cipit
carne
capital
captain
head
meat flesh
noun the most important city or town of a country or region,…
noun the person in command or head of a ship
capit, cipit
head
carne
meat flesh
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Parts of Speech
A sentence
nouns
proper nouns
common nouns
Contains a subject, predicate and is a complete thought. Star…
person, place, thing, or idea
used to name a specific person, place, or thing. These begin…
used to name non-specific people, places, or things. Examples…
A sentence
Contains a subject, predicate and is a complete thought. Star…
nouns
person, place, thing, or idea
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Parts of Speech
A sentence
nouns
proper nouns
common nouns
Contains a subject, predicate and is a complete thought. Star…
person, place, thing, or idea
used to name a specific person, place, or thing. These begin…
used to name non-specific people, places, or things. Examples…
A sentence
Contains a subject, predicate and is a complete thought. Star…
nouns
person, place, thing, or idea
17 terms
Punctuation with Pictures
Capital Letters
Full stop
comma
colon :
Start a sentence.... Proper nouns and Proper adjectives ... Titles…
-used at the end of sentences that are not exclamations or qu…
-used to separate words or phrases in a list.... -where one phra…
-indicates that a list, an explanation or an idea is followin…
Capital Letters
Start a sentence.... Proper nouns and Proper adjectives ... Titles…
Full stop
-used at the end of sentences that are not exclamations or qu…
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Subject and Predicate: Team Challenge
Subject
Predicate
Verb
Topic Sentence
Noun or pronoun that performs a verb in a sentence.
One of the two main parts of a sentence or clause, modifying…
A word that expresses action, a state of being or feeling, or…
A sentence, most often appearing at the beginning of a paragr…
Subject
Noun or pronoun that performs a verb in a sentence.
Predicate
One of the two main parts of a sentence or clause, modifying…
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Schemes for Students of Rhetoric
anadiplosis
anaphora
epistrophe
asyndeton
last word of a clause=first word of the next clause
repetition of words or phrases at the beginning of successive…
opposite of anaphora; repetition of ending clauses in sentences
absence of conjunctions between successive clauses or items i…
anadiplosis
last word of a clause=first word of the next clause
anaphora
repetition of words or phrases at the beginning of successive…
15 terms
Parts of Speech and Sentences
A sentence
nouns
proper nouns
common nouns
Contains a subject, predicate and is a complete thought. Star…
person, place, thing, or idea
used to name a specific person, place, or thing These begin w…
used to name non-specific people, places, or things. Examples…
A sentence
Contains a subject, predicate and is a complete thought. Star…
nouns
person, place, thing, or idea
16 terms
Parts of Speech
A sentence
nouns
proper nouns
common nouns
Contains a subject, predicate and is a complete thought. Star…
person, place, thing, or idea
used to name a specific person, place, or thing. These begin…
used to name non-specific people, places, or things. Examples…
A sentence
Contains a subject, predicate and is a complete thought. Star…
nouns
person, place, thing, or idea
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Parts of Speech I
common noun
proper noun
action verb
linking or state of being verbs
the name of a person, place, animal, thing, or idea
capitalize the name of a person, place, animal, thing, or idea
words that demonstrate a physical or mental action
links its subject to a word in the predicate
common noun
the name of a person, place, animal, thing, or idea
proper noun
capitalize the name of a person, place, animal, thing, or idea
21 terms
Parts of Speech
A sentence
nouns
proper nouns
common nouns
Contains a subject, predicate and is a complete thought. Star…
person, place, thing, or idea
used to name a specific person, place, or thing. These begin…
used to name non-specific people, places, or things. Examples…
A sentence
Contains a subject, predicate and is a complete thought. Star…
nouns
person, place, thing, or idea
21 terms
Parts of Speech
A sentence
nouns
proper nouns
common nouns
Contains a subject, predicate and is a complete thought. Star…
person, place, thing, or idea
used to name a specific person, place, or thing. These begin…
used to name non-specific people, places, or things. Examples…
A sentence
Contains a subject, predicate and is a complete thought. Star…
nouns
person, place, thing, or idea
Parts of Speech
Noun
Verb
Preposition
Pronoun
a person, place, thing, or idea
a word that shows action or is state of being
a word or group of words that is used with a noun, pronoun, o…
a word used in place of a noun
Noun
a person, place, thing, or idea
Verb
a word that shows action or is state of being
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Literary Terms
exposition
setting
plot
point of view
a literary device used to introduce background information ab…
the time and place in which the story takes place.
the main events of a play, novel, movie, or similar work, dev…
the mode of narration that an author employs to let the reade…
exposition
a literary device used to introduce background information ab…
setting
the time and place in which the story takes place.
20 terms
Nov., 2016: SOME PARTS OF SPEECH, A SENTENCE, SOME PUNCTUATION
THE SIMPLE PRESENT TENSE
A COMMA
A PERIOD
AN EXCLAMATION POINT
THE SIMPLE PRESENT TENSE
A COMMA
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Parts of Speech
A sentence
nouns
proper nouns
common nouns
Contains a subject, predicate and is a complete thought. Star…
person, place, thing, or idea
used to name a specific person, place, or thing. These begin…
used to name non-specific people, places, or things. Examples…
A sentence
Contains a subject, predicate and is a complete thought. Star…
nouns
person, place, thing, or idea
20 terms
English Terms: First Semester
noun
common noun
proper noun
singular noun
the part of speech that names a person, place, thing, or idea
a person, place, or thing but not a specific one
a specific person, place, or thing; this kind of noun needs t…
a person, place, or thing which shows only one
noun
the part of speech that names a person, place, thing, or idea
common noun
a person, place, or thing but not a specific one
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Introduction/Topic Vocabulary
Introduction
Hook
transition
anecdote
The beginning of a speech, research paper, or essay which sho…
The first sentence or question in an essay that is designed t…
A word or phrase that links one idea to the next and carries…
A short and amusing or interesting story about a real inciden…
Introduction
The beginning of a speech, research paper, or essay which sho…
Hook
The first sentence or question in an essay that is designed t…
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Literary Terms
exposition
setting
plot
point of view
a literary device used to introduce background information ab…
the time and place in which the story takes place.
the main events of a play, novel, movie, or similar work, dev…
the mode of narration that an author employs to let the reade…
exposition
a literary device used to introduce background information ab…
setting
the time and place in which the story takes place.
1:Parts of Speech
A sentence
nouns
proper nouns
common nouns
Contains a subject, predicate and is a complete thought. Star…
person, place, thing, or idea
used to name a specific person, place, or thing. These begin…
used to name non-specific people, places, or things. Examples…
A sentence
Contains a subject, predicate and is a complete thought. Star…
nouns
person, place, thing, or idea
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AP Language and Composition Quarter 1 Terms
cumulative sentence
independent clause
dependent clause
staccato sentence
begins with an independent clause and builds (accumulates or…
expresses a complete thought and can stand alone as a sentenc…
A group of words that contain a subject ... and a verb but does…
One to two words
cumulative sentence
begins with an independent clause and builds (accumulates or…
independent clause
expresses a complete thought and can stand alone as a sentenc…
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