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22 terms
Catcher in the Rye: Chapters 1-11
innumerable
chiffonier
goner
sarcastic
too many to be numbered/counted
A tall narrow chest of drawers
One whose case is hopeless
A manner of making remarks meant to hurt or to scorn
innumerable
too many to be numbered/counted
chiffonier
A tall narrow chest of drawers
22 terms
Oxford_Word_Skills(Adv)_Unit 1.Meaning and style (B.Explaining meaning and style)
irony
ironic
with heavy irony
with a trace/hint of irony (a little i…
ирония
иронический, ироничный
с убийственной иронией
с намёком на иронию
irony
ирония
ironic
иронический, ироничный
40 terms
Tangerine Vocab Part 2
integer
jeering
offense
unobstructed
a whole number; a number that is not a fraction... or... a thing c…
make rude and mocking remarks, typically in a loud voice
one side in football whose goal it is to score
not obstructed
integer
a whole number; a number that is not a fraction... or... a thing c…
jeering
make rude and mocking remarks, typically in a loud voice
English Terms Set One
Synecdoche
Litotes
Colloquial
Paradox
A figure of speech in which a part is made to represent the w…
Ironical understatement in which an affirmative is expressed…
Language used in ordinary or familiar conversation; not forma…
A seemingly absurd or self-contradictory statement or proposi…
Synecdoche
A figure of speech in which a part is made to represent the w…
Litotes
Ironical understatement in which an affirmative is expressed…
Int./Adv. Vocabulary week 1
bully
attitude
challenge
confront
a person who is repeatedly mean to others
the way you feel about something or the way you look at the w…
to try to get someone to do something difficult, to dare some…
to meet someone face-to-face about a problem or to face a dif…
bully
a person who is repeatedly mean to others
attitude
the way you feel about something or the way you look at the w…
22 terms
ACTIVE 4 Unit 1 Vocabulary
attain
adversely
cosmopolitan
literally
to succeed in achieving something after trying for a long time
not good or favorable
a place that has people from many different parts of the world
to believe exactly what someone or something says rather than…
attain
to succeed in achieving something after trying for a long time
adversely
not good or favorable
28 terms
LC - Advanced Literary Terms + MDG and CASK examples
allusion
antithesis
connotation
denotation
a reference to mythology, history, or religion in a literary…
placement or juxtaposition of structurally parallel words or…
the implied meaning of a word... example: "lady" - a refined woman
the dictionary definition of a word... example: "lady" - a female
allusion
a reference to mythology, history, or religion in a literary…
antithesis
placement or juxtaposition of structurally parallel words or…
10 terms
Set 3 English 3 advanced
somber
satiric
urgen
mock-heroic
extremely serious; grave; depressing
taunting; cutting; biting
requiring immediate action or attention
an imitation or burlesque of something heroic
somber
extremely serious; grave; depressing
satiric
taunting; cutting; biting
21 terms
LC - Advanced Literary Terms
allusion
antithesis
connotation
denotation
a reference to mythology, history, or religion in a literary…
placement or juxtaposition of structurally parallel words or…
the implied meaning of a word... example: "lady" - a refined woman
the dictionary definition of a word... example: "lady" - a female
allusion
a reference to mythology, history, or religion in a literary…
antithesis
placement or juxtaposition of structurally parallel words or…
121 terms
jordamy's ELL words
peel
wincing
gauze
fussed
To remove the outer layer
flinching away from pain
made of cotton or synthetic fabric that is absorptive and per…
talked in an unhappy way , complained... complained about doing…
peel
To remove the outer layer
wincing
flinching away from pain
12 terms
Literary Devices and Techniques
simile
metaphor
irony
foreshadow
A comparison using "like" or "as"
A comparison of two unlike things without using the word like…
A contrast between expectation and reality
A narrative device that hints at coming events; often builds…
simile
A comparison using "like" or "as"
metaphor
A comparison of two unlike things without using the word like…
Advanced English Terms Set Three
Deus Ex Machina
Anecdote
Cadence
Doppelgänger
The circumstance where an implausible concept or a divine cha…
A short and interesting story or an amusing event often propo…
The term used to signal the rising and falling of the voice w…
German word meaning "look-alike" or "double walker", original…
Deus Ex Machina
The circumstance where an implausible concept or a divine cha…
Anecdote
A short and interesting story or an amusing event often propo…
21 terms
Advanced Literary Terms
Allusion Antithesis
Connotation
Denotation
Diction
a reference to mythology, history, or religion in a literary…
the implied meaning of a word
the dictionary definition of a word
word choice, usually chosen purposefully to convey a certain…
Allusion Antithesis
a reference to mythology, history, or religion in a literary…
Connotation
the implied meaning of a word
44 terms
Writing about Satire
folly
foible
vice
sardonic
lack of good sense, silliness
a minor weakness or flaw
immoral or wicked behavior
disdainfully or mockingly humorous
folly
lack of good sense, silliness
foible
a minor weakness or flaw
21 terms
LC - Advanced Literary Terms
allusion
antithesis
connotation
denotation
a reference to mythology, history, or religion in a literary…
placement or juxtaposition of structurally parallel words or…
the implied meaning of a word... example: "lady" - a refined woman
the dictionary definition of a word... example: "lady" - a female
allusion
a reference to mythology, history, or religion in a literary…
antithesis
placement or juxtaposition of structurally parallel words or…
Vocab Set #7
Admonition
Adulation
Analyze
Alacrity
a firm rebuke
exaggerated praise
break down into components, figure out, differentiate
liveliness, or eagerness
Admonition
a firm rebuke
Adulation
exaggerated praise
20 terms
Advanced Literary Terms set 2
allegory
alliteration
atmosphere
caricature
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
The emotional nod created by the entirety of a literary work,…
a verbal description, the purpose of which is to exaggerate o…
allegory
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Adv reading terms
Allusion
Antagonist
Details
Diction
A reference to a mythological,literary,or historical person,p…
A person or force in conflict with the protagonist
Are the facts revealed by the author or speaker that support…
Word choice intended to convey a certain effect,helps establi…
Allusion
A reference to a mythological,literary,or historical person,p…
Antagonist
A person or force in conflict with the protagonist
Humor/Irony/Sarcastic Tone Words
Comical
Contemptuous
Cynical
Disdainful
(adj) funny,especially in a strange and unexpected way
(adj) Lacking respect; scornful
(adj) thinking the worst of others' motivations; bitterly pes…
(adj) full of bitter scorn and pride; aloof
Comical
(adj) funny,especially in a strange and unexpected way
Contemptuous
(adj) Lacking respect; scornful
20 terms
1. I can talk about meaning and style
synonymous... synonym
sense
interchangeable
ambiguous... ambiguity
having the same, or nearly the same, meaning
the meaning of a word or phrase
if two things are __________ you can use one instead of the o…
not clear; able to be explained in different ways
synonymous... synonym
having the same, or nearly the same, meaning
sense
the meaning of a word or phrase
52 terms
Literary Devices/ Figurative Language
ALLITERATION
ALLUSION
ANTAGONIST
AUDIENCE
THE REPETITION OF CONSONANT SOUNDS, SUCH AS "PETER PIPPER PIC…
AN INDIRECT REFERENCE TO A BODY OF WORK OR PIECE OF KNOWLEDGE…
A FORCE WORKING AGAINST THE PROTAGONIST OR MAIN CHARACTER. AN…
THE PARTICULAR GROUP OF READERS TO WHOM THE WRITER IS ADDRESS…
ALLITERATION
THE REPETITION OF CONSONANT SOUNDS, SUCH AS "PETER PIPPER PIC…
ALLUSION
AN INDIRECT REFERENCE TO A BODY OF WORK OR PIECE OF KNOWLEDGE…
32 terms
Literary devices
Paradox
Oxymoron
Simile
Metaphor
Statement that is self-contradictory : bittersweet
Two complimentary terms appear in conjunction : Great Depress…
Phrase using like or as to compare something else that's simi…
Word or phrase for one thing used to refer to another thing i…
Paradox
Statement that is self-contradictory : bittersweet
Oxymoron
Two complimentary terms appear in conjunction : Great Depress…
21 terms
Advanced Literary Terms
Allusion Antithesis
Connotation
Denotation
Diction
A reference to mythology, history, or religion in a literary…
The implied meaning of a word Ex: "lady"-a refined woman
The dictionary definition of a word. Ex: "lady"- a female
Word choice, usually chosen purposefully to convey a certain…
Allusion Antithesis
A reference to mythology, history, or religion in a literary…
Connotation
The implied meaning of a word Ex: "lady"-a refined woman
Advanced Literary Terms
Allusion Antithesis
Connotation
Denotation
Diction
A reference to mythology, history, or religion in a literary…
The implied meaning of a word Ex: "lady"-a refined woman
The dictionary definition of a word. Ex: "lady"- a female
Word choice, usually chosen purposefully to convey a certain…
Allusion Antithesis
A reference to mythology, history, or religion in a literary…
Connotation
The implied meaning of a word Ex: "lady"-a refined woman
50 terms
Magoosh - Advanced Words VII
Dissipate
Extrapolate
Eponym
Estimable
verb: squander or spend money frivolously... verb: to disperse o…
verb: draw from specific cases for more general cases
noun: the name derived from a person (real or imaginary); the…
adjective: deserving of esteem and respect
Dissipate
verb: squander or spend money frivolously... verb: to disperse o…
Extrapolate
verb: draw from specific cases for more general cases
18 terms
from "Night" Questions
What did Elie do in his Block
Why was no one allowed to leave the bl…
What were the old men doing in the cor…
According to the veterans of Buna, how…
hauled heavy slabs of stone
There was to be a "selection"
They were were silent,motionless, hunted down creatures. Some…
The selection used to be every week and much more brutal. The…
What did Elie do in his Block
hauled heavy slabs of stone
Why was no one allowed to leave the bl…
There was to be a "selection"
17 terms
Rhetorical and Literary Devices #4
Non Sequitur
Ode
Oxymoron
Paradox
Statements, sayings and conclusions that do not follow the fu…
A form of poetry with a technique that is lyrical in nature,…
A figure of speech in which two opposite ideas are joined to…
A statement that appears to be self-contradictory or silly bu…
Non Sequitur
Statements, sayings and conclusions that do not follow the fu…
Ode
A form of poetry with a technique that is lyrical in nature,…
advanced vocabulary #2 roots/suff.
cent... centipede... center... Is that a centip…
geo... geology... geograpghy... I study geology.
hydro... hydroplane... The car hydroplane…
manu... manufacture... manual... The treehouse…
hundred... a bug with a hundred legs... the middle point of a circ…
earth... the study of the earth... the study of the physical featur…
water ... motorboat designed to skim over the surface of water
hand... making of articles using large scale using machinery... b…
cent... centipede... center... Is that a centip…
hundred... a bug with a hundred legs... the middle point of a circ…
geo... geology... geograpghy... I study geology.
earth... the study of the earth... the study of the physical featur…
irony questions
Dramatic Irony
Situational Irony
Verbal Irony
What is Ironic mean?
when the reader knows more about the events of the story than…
When what actually happens is the opposite of what is expecte…
A character SAYS one thing but means the opposite
unexpected
Dramatic Irony
when the reader knows more about the events of the story than…
Situational Irony
When what actually happens is the opposite of what is expecte…
TCITR
qualms
chiffonier
ironical
monotonous
an uneasy feeling of doubt worry or fear
A tall chest of draws with mirrors on top
something characterized with irony
dull, tedious, and repetitious; lacking in variety and interest
qualms
an uneasy feeling of doubt worry or fear
chiffonier
A tall chest of draws with mirrors on top
35 terms
Advanced Stylistic Devices (College Level)
Accumulation
Adjunction
Adnomination
Alliteration
A figure of speech in which the arguments previously stated a…
A figure of speech in which a word, phrase or clause is place…
The repetition of words with a change in letter or sound.
The repetition of initial sounds in neighboring words.
Accumulation
A figure of speech in which the arguments previously stated a…
Adjunction
A figure of speech in which a word, phrase or clause is place…
Irony 3
Condescending
Insolent
Quizzical
Taunting
Possessing an attitude of superiority
Boldly rude or disrespectful
questioning, teasing, mocking or expressing puzzlement
To provoke, ridicule, or tease somebody in a hurtful or mocki…
Condescending
Possessing an attitude of superiority
Insolent
Boldly rude or disrespectful
16 terms
New Lit Terms
Ironical
Innumerable
Sarcastic
Qualms
characterized by difference between what is expected and what…
too many to count
Marked by or given to using irony in order to mock or convey…
misgivings; doubts
Ironical
characterized by difference between what is expected and what…
Innumerable
too many to count
22 terms
Summer VSW Advanced Literary Terms
Allusion
Antithesis
Connotation
Denotation
A reference to mythology, history, or religion in a literary…
Placement or juxtaposition of structurally parallel words or…
The implied meaning of a word.... ex:) "lady" - a refined woman
The dictionary definition of a word.... ex:) "lady" - a female.
Allusion
A reference to mythology, history, or religion in a literary…
Antithesis
Placement or juxtaposition of structurally parallel words or…
22 terms
Poetry Terms Ad. English Winter Final
speaker
imagery
simile
metaphor
the voice that talks directly to us in a poem; the speaker is…
details that appeal to the senses and create mental pictures…
a comparison of two different things or ideas through the use…
a comparison without the use of like or as. the poet states t…
speaker
the voice that talks directly to us in a poem; the speaker is…
imagery
details that appeal to the senses and create mental pictures…
14 terms
Humor/irony/sarcastic tone words
Bantering
Caustic
comical
droll
Exchange of light, playful, teasing remarks
severely critical or sarcastic
amusing, producing laughter
amusing in an odd way; whimsically humorous
Bantering
Exchange of light, playful, teasing remarks
Caustic
severely critical or sarcastic
40 terms
AP English Language Satire - 2017
Satire
Juvenalian
Horatian
Verbal Irony
the use of humor, irony, exaggeration, or ridicule to expose…
any bitter and ironic criticism with personal attacks, angry…
meant to delight and humor using laughter and ridicule in a n…
in which a person says or writes one thing and means another…
Satire
the use of humor, irony, exaggeration, or ridicule to expose…
Juvenalian
any bitter and ironic criticism with personal attacks, angry…
16 terms
catcher in the rye (chapter 1-12)
ironical
innumerable
sarcastic
qualms
Meaning the opposite of what is expressed
too many to count
the use of witty language used to insult or show displeasure
misgivings; reservations; causes for hesitancy
ironical
Meaning the opposite of what is expressed
innumerable
too many to count
6 terms
English vocab 2
Diction
Irony
Verbal irony
Situational irony
Diction is the author's word choice
The difference between what we expect or what seemed suitable…
When someone says one thing but means another most sarcastic…
Irony involving a situation in which actions have an effect t…
Diction
Diction is the author's word choice
Irony
The difference between what we expect or what seemed suitable…
13 terms
Humor/ Irony/ Sarcasm Tone Words
Bantering
Caustic
Comical
Facetious
Exchange of light, playful, teasing remarks
Severely critical or sarcastic
Amusing, producing laughter
Treating serious issues with innapropriate behavior, flippant…
Bantering
Exchange of light, playful, teasing remarks
Caustic
Severely critical or sarcastic
10 terms
Vocabulary hammy
Abjure
Abrogate
Belie
Churlish
To solemly or formally regret
To put an end to a former action
To give a false idea
Having or showing impolite manners or being insensitive
Abjure
To solemly or formally regret
Abrogate
To put an end to a former action
AP Language - Final Exam Vocabulary
satire
Horatian satire
Juvenalian satire
irony
the use of humor, irony, exaggeration, or ridicule to expose…
satire in which the voice is indulgent, tolerant, amused, and…
satire in which the speaker attacks vice and error with conte…
the expression of one's meaning by using language that normal…
satire
the use of humor, irony, exaggeration, or ridicule to expose…
Horatian satire
satire in which the voice is indulgent, tolerant, amused, and…
10 terms
Humor/Sarcasm (Satire) VOCABULARY
Comical
Cynical
Haughty
Insulting
Amusing
Believing that people are selfish and dishonest
Disdainfully proud
Disrespectful or scornfully abusive
Comical
Amusing
Cynical
Believing that people are selfish and dishonest
42 terms
unit 1 short stories: terms/plots
verbal irony
dramatic irony
situational irony
foreshadowing
meaning something that contrasts with the actual or literal m…
when something happens to a character that the audience knows…
appears between something that is expected to happen and what…
be a warning or indication of (a future event)
verbal irony
meaning something that contrasts with the actual or literal m…
dramatic irony
when something happens to a character that the audience knows…
11 terms
Humor/Irony/Sarcasm Tone Words
condescending
mock-heroic
sarcastic
ironic
having or showing a feeling of patronizing superiority
imitating the style of heroic literature in order to satirize…
using irony in order to mock or convey contempt
using words to convey a meaning that is the opposite of its l…
condescending
having or showing a feeling of patronizing superiority
mock-heroic
imitating the style of heroic literature in order to satirize…
25 terms
Tone
ridicule
deride
scorn
mock
contemptuous and dismissive language
mock, make fun of
contemptuous, the feeling that something is despicable
to look down upon and not take seriously
ridicule
contemptuous and dismissive language
deride
mock, make fun of
24 terms
The Crucible Act 2 Close Reading Vocabulary
Reprimand
Base
Covet
Sublet
(v.) to scold; find fault with; (n.) a rebuke
Bitter
To desire something belonging to another
to rent to someone else a property that you rent from its owner
Reprimand
(v.) to scold; find fault with; (n.) a rebuke
Base
Bitter
Advanced literary terms
Allusion
Antithesis
Connotation
Denotation
A reference to mythology, history, or religion in a literary…
Placement or juxtaposition of structurally parallel words or…
The implied meaning of a word (lady- a refined woman)
The dictionary definition of a word (lady- a female)
Allusion
A reference to mythology, history, or religion in a literary…
Antithesis
Placement or juxtaposition of structurally parallel words or…
20 terms
嘲笑,讽刺
deride
mock
ridicule
scorn
v. laugh at contemptuously
n. v. treat with contempt or ridicule
n. v. make fun of
n. v. open dislike and disrespect or derision often mixed wit…
deride
v. laugh at contemptuously
mock
n. v. treat with contempt or ridicule
29 terms
Humor, Irony, Sarcasm Tone Words
amused
bantering
caustic
comical
pleasurably entertained, occupied, or diverted
an exchange of light, playful, teasing remarks
biting; sarcastic
arousing or provoking laughter
amused
pleasurably entertained, occupied, or diverted
bantering
an exchange of light, playful, teasing remarks
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