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18 terms
Open Mind Advanced Unit 9-10
outlet
emerge
imitate
literacy
a way of expressing or making good use of strong feelings, id…
to come out of a dark, confined or hidden place
to copy somebody/something
the ability to read and write
outlet
a way of expressing or making good use of strong feelings, id…
emerge
to come out of a dark, confined or hidden place
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Straightforward - Advanced Unit 3d
cautionary
go from rags to riches
obese
reel
intended to warn or advise someone
to start your life very poor and then later in life become ve…
extremely fat
to feel very shocked
cautionary
intended to warn or advise someone
go from rags to riches
to start your life very poor and then later in life become ve…
18 terms
anti, contra, ob
antagonist
antiseptic
antisocial
contradiction
an opponent
something used to kill germs; free of germs
unable to associate with other people; not sociable
a statement that is opposite to another statement
antagonist
an opponent
antiseptic
something used to kill germs; free of germs
26 terms
Literary Devices- Advanced kellycap10
setting
plot
conflict
protagonist
The time and place of a story.
Sequence of events in a story
A struggle between opposing forces. character vs. character,…
Main character in a story
setting
The time and place of a story.
plot
Sequence of events in a story
26 terms
Literary Devices- Advanced
setting
plot
conflict
protagonist
The time and place of a story.
Sequence of events in a story
A struggle between opposing forces. character vs. character,…
Main character in a story
setting
The time and place of a story.
plot
Sequence of events in a story
13 terms
Week 6
Reluctant (adj)
Irony (n)
lucrative (adj)
Adolescence (n)
feeling or showing doubt about doing something, not willing o…
a situation that is strange or funny because things happen in…
producing money or wealth
the period of life when a child develops into an adult, puberty
Reluctant (adj)
feeling or showing doubt about doing something, not willing o…
Irony (n)
a situation that is strange or funny because things happen in…
26 terms
Literary Devices- Advanced kellycap10
setting
plot
conflict
protagonist
The time and place of a story.
Sequence of events in a story
A struggle between opposing forces. character vs. character,…
Main character in a story
setting
The time and place of a story.
plot
Sequence of events in a story
26 terms
Literary Devices- Advanced kellycap10
setting
plot
conflict
protagonist
The time and place of a story.
Sequence of events in a story
A struggle between opposing forces. character vs. character,…
Main character in a story
setting
The time and place of a story.
plot
Sequence of events in a story
80 terms
PREPOSITIONAL PHRASES FCE
at last
on foot
by mistake
for ages
in the end, especially after a long delay. At last I've found…
by walking
by accident; without intending to
for a very long time. durante años
at last
in the end, especially after a long delay. At last I've found…
on foot
by walking
16 terms
Semester 2 Week 5 Advanced
naive
ironic
diploma
literature
ot having much experience of life, so that you trust people t…
one that is unusual because something strange happens or the…
a document showing that someone has successfully completed a…
all the books, articles, etc on a particular subject
naive
ot having much experience of life, so that you trust people t…
ironic
one that is unusual because something strange happens or the…
92 terms
Combo Review- Semester 2 Advanced Weeks 1-7
naive
ironic
diploma
literature
ot having much experience of life, so that you trust people t…
one that is unusual because something strange happens or the…
a document showing that someone has successfully completed a…
all the books, articles, etc on a particular subject
naive
ot having much experience of life, so that you trust people t…
ironic
one that is unusual because something strange happens or the…
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
31 terms
Personality Adjectives unit 1
affectionate
anxious
bossy
charming
gentle and loving
Nervous, worried
Tells people what to do
very attractive and pleasant
affectionate
gentle and loving
anxious
Nervous, worried
45 terms
Academic Word List - Sublist 1 (with pictures)
analyze (v) (analysis, n ; analyst, n;…
approach (v, n) (Students should be ab…
assess
assume
to study or examine something in detail, in order to discover…
1) a way of dealing with something... 2) ideas or actions intend…
to judge how good, bad or important something is
to think that something is true without knowing all the facts
analyze (v) (analysis, n ; analyst, n;…
to study or examine something in detail, in order to discover…
approach (v, n) (Students should be ab…
1) a way of dealing with something... 2) ideas or actions intend…
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Character Traits
admirable
cowardly
dignified
efficient
deserving the highest esteem; excellent
afraid in a way that makes you unable to do what is right or…
serious and somewhat formal
capable of producing desired results without wasting materials
admirable
deserving the highest esteem; excellent
cowardly
afraid in a way that makes you unable to do what is right or…
18 terms
F2F Advanced_1A_Communicating
Make eye contact
Come into contact with smb
Gossip
Butt in
The situation in which two people look at each other's eyes a…
Meet someone
To talk about other people's private lives
To interrupt a conversation or discussion or someone who is t…
Make eye contact
The situation in which two people look at each other's eyes a…
Come into contact with smb
Meet someone
159 terms
Reading Comprehension
Indictment
Ironic
Infer
excess
a formal charge or accusation of a serious crime
strange or funny because a situation is different from what y…
to reach (a conclusion) based on known facts
an amount that is more than the usual or necessary amount
Indictment
a formal charge or accusation of a serious crime
Ironic
strange or funny because a situation is different from what y…
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The Blanket
nursing home
fiancee
slid
fiddle
a place where people who are old & ill can live and be looked…
a woman who is engaged to be married
to move smoothly over a surface (past tense)
a violin
nursing home
a place where people who are old & ill can live and be looked…
fiancee
a woman who is engaged to be married
118 terms
AIU.89.FALSE FRIENDS
False friends
Words similar in form and close in mea…
The United Nations should intervene to…
intervene (intransitive)
words easily confused
...
step in; neutral in meaning
to become involved in an argument, fight, or other difficult…
False friends
words easily confused
Words similar in form and close in mea…
...
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English 3
Ironiclly
Ethnicity
Convoluted
Chaotic
In a way that is contray to what is expected or intended
A racial, national, or cultural heritage
Difficult to understand;complicated
Confused; disordered
Ironiclly
In a way that is contray to what is expected or intended
Ethnicity
A racial, national, or cultural heritage
13 terms
EMPOWER ADVANCED UNIT 6A
fall into a trap of doing sth
have sth in mind
take away from sth
stumble upon sth
make a mistake which other people often make
have a particular plan or intention
detract from sth (make sth less good)
discover sth by chance
fall into a trap of doing sth
make a mistake which other people often make
have sth in mind
have a particular plan or intention
23 terms
Unit 6 Vocabulary
Latterly (adj)
Linguist (n)
Decline (n)
Mode (n)
Recent
Someone who studies the structure of languages
A weakening of something or reduction in power, effectiveness…
The method or way we do something
Latterly (adj)
Recent
Linguist (n)
Someone who studies the structure of languages
33 terms
Adversity, Challenges & Failure Idoms
back against the wall
back to the drawing board
bite the bullet
bitter pill to swallow
in a problematic situation with few ways to react
starting over
do something unpleasant that needs to be done
something unpleasant that needs to be accepted
back against the wall
in a problematic situation with few ways to react
back to the drawing board
starting over
35 terms
S & T - dystopian visions
utopia
illusion
dystopia
totalitarianism
a place, state, or condition that is ideally perfect in respe…
a false idea or belief, especially about sb. or about a situa…
an imaginary place or state in which everything is extremely…
the principles and practices of a political system in which t…
utopia
a place, state, or condition that is ideally perfect in respe…
illusion
a false idea or belief, especially about sb. or about a situa…
108 terms
Unit 1-Addiction
INSTRUCTION
INSTRUCT
INSTRUCTOR
BODY
A direction or order
to teach; educate; inform
one who teaches or instructs, esp. a teacher at a college or…
a group of people
INSTRUCTION
A direction or order
INSTRUCT
to teach; educate; inform
83 terms
Science and Technology Mid (R6R7)
collaborative
contemporary approaches
municipal centers
ferrous materials
the action of individuals working together
Modern ways of dealing with something
Community hubs
Iron and steel
collaborative
the action of individuals working together
contemporary approaches
Modern ways of dealing with something
28 terms
p. 13 + 148
intuition
judge
whiz kid
busybody
__________ told her it was unwise to argue.... = the ability to…
You should never _________ a person by their looks.... = to for…
He's a financial _____ _____ in the City. (American spelling)…
Mrs Jackson is a __________ .... = someone who is too intereste…
intuition
__________ told her it was unwise to argue.... = the ability to…
judge
You should never _________ a person by their looks.... = to for…
24 terms
British Identity - Very British Problems Twin UK
cheery stoicism
stiff upper lip
wear your heart on your sleeve
reserved
accepting things without complaining while being cheerful abo…
emotional reserve and stoicism in the face of adversity.
to make ​your ​feelings and ​emotions ​obvious ​rather than ​…
a person who tends not to talk about or show their feelings
cheery stoicism
accepting things without complaining while being cheerful abo…
stiff upper lip
emotional reserve and stoicism in the face of adversity.
45 terms
Academic Word List 1
analyse
approach
assess
assume
to study or examine something in detail, in order to discover…
1) a way of dealing with something... 2) ideas or actions intend…
to judge how good, bad or important something is
to think that something is true without knowing all the facts
analyse
to study or examine something in detail, in order to discover…
approach
1) a way of dealing with something... 2) ideas or actions intend…
40 terms
America in the News ESL 206
hacked
evoke
elixer
furor
manage; cope: informal
bring or recall to the conscious mind
...
an outbreak of public anger or excitement
hacked
manage; cope: informal
evoke
bring or recall to the conscious mind
50 terms
Academic Word List 5
accommodate
adjacent
albeit
analogy
1) to provide enough space for something or someone... 2) to con…
next to or near something else
used for introducing a comment that slightly changes or reduc…
a comparison between two situations, processes etc that is in…
accommodate
1) to provide enough space for something or someone... 2) to con…
adjacent
next to or near something else
26 terms
Passage 1 Unit 9
amenable
conservative
nonconformist
rebellious
willing to accept or be influenced by a suggestion
not usually liking or trusting change, especially sudden change
someone who lives and thinks in a way that does not conform t…
opposing the ideas of people in authority
amenable
willing to accept or be influenced by a suggestion
conservative
not usually liking or trusting change, especially sudden change
500 terms
Kaplan GRE Vocabulary
Abase
Abate
Abdicate
Aberrant
to humble; disgrace
to reduce in amount, degree, or severity
to give up a position, right, or power
deviating from what is normal or expected
Abase
to humble; disgrace
Abate
to reduce in amount, degree, or severity
17 terms
Mr Browns ASCiE Bike Wars
drastically
perceptions
depicted
pervading
having an extreme or sudden action
the ways people think about something and their idea of what…
described something or someone in writing or speech
present in every part of something
drastically
having an extreme or sudden action
perceptions
the ways people think about something and their idea of what…
32 terms
Connexus Grade 7 Unit 1 Science
science
models
scientific theory
inference
a process of learning about the natural world and a body of k…
representations used to make complicated concepts and systems…
a well-tested explanation for a wide range of observations or…
a logical conclusion based on observed evidence
science
a process of learning about the natural world and a body of k…
models
representations used to make complicated concepts and systems…
Rev It Up Lessons 5-8
agonize
epiphany
euphoric
exasperate
to worry about something for a long time
to suddenly understand something clearly or have a great idea
to be extremely happy
to make very angry or frustrated
agonize
to worry about something for a long time
epiphany
to suddenly understand something clearly or have a great idea
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Probability
Probability
Theoretical Probability
Experimental Probability
Sample Space
The extent to which an event is likely to occur, measured by…
What is EXPECTED to happen based on the possible outcomes, as…
The RESULT of an experiment or simulation after a large numbe…
The set of all possible outcomes or results of an experiment.…
Probability
The extent to which an event is likely to occur, measured by…
Theoretical Probability
What is EXPECTED to happen based on the possible outcomes, as…
25 terms
Romeo & Juliet Literary Terms
foil
foreshadowing
pun
conflict
a character who has qualities that are in sharp contrast to a…
refers to hints in a piece of literature indicating what will…
usually a humorous use of a word in such a way as to suggest…
a struggle between two opposing forces
foil
a character who has qualities that are in sharp contrast to a…
foreshadowing
refers to hints in a piece of literature indicating what will…
38 terms
The Giver All Words
ironic
ritual
disposition
apprehensive
adj. ... using words that mean the opposite of ... what you really…
n. ... A set of actions that are done routinely in the same way
n.... the usual attitude or mood of a person or animal... a tenden…
adj.... afraid that something bad or unpleasant is going to happ…
ironic
adj. ... using words that mean the opposite of ... what you really…
ritual
n. ... A set of actions that are done routinely in the same way
32 terms
Science Fiction Film - Key Words
Iconography
Hybridisation
Genre
Sub genre
Powerful images that carry meaning, for example a crumbling c…
When two or more genres are combined to add audience appeal,…
A type of film that appeals to a target audience - science fi…
A type of film under the umbrella of a larger genre, so in sc…
Iconography
Powerful images that carry meaning, for example a crumbling c…
Hybridisation
When two or more genres are combined to add audience appeal,…
33 terms
Ms. Howard Reading Quizlet November 2015
Suspense
Predict
Summary
Convention
A feeling of curiosity or uncertainty about the outcome of ev…
Give an expected result.
a brief statement or account of the main points of something.
Traditional, ordinary
Suspense
A feeling of curiosity or uncertainty about the outcome of ev…
Predict
Give an expected result.
99 terms
Solutions Advanced Unit 4
refine
transform
evolve
modify
to improve an idea, method, system, etc. by making small chan…
make a marked change in the form, nature, or appearance of
develop gradually
make partial or minor changes to (something)
refine
to improve an idea, method, system, etc. by making small chan…
transform
make a marked change in the form, nature, or appearance of
20 terms
Discussion Strategies Advanced B
restate (v)
genuine (adj)
ultimately (adv)
indicate (v)
to say something again in a different way, so that it is clea…
1) a genuine feeling, desire etc is one that you really feel,…
finally, after everything else has been done or considered
to show that a particular situation exists, or that something…
restate (v)
to say something again in a different way, so that it is clea…
genuine (adj)
1) a genuine feeling, desire etc is one that you really feel,…
10 terms
Reading
Ironically
Ethnicity
Usher
Initial
In a way that is contray to ehat is expected or intended.
A racial, national, or cultural heritage.
To make known the presence or arrival of; to introduce.
First.
Ironically
In a way that is contray to ehat is expected or intended.
Ethnicity
A racial, national, or cultural heritage.
346 terms
NUNA Regional Exam #2 spinal and epidural
How do you get a baseline on a patient…
What spinal roots receive un my lin at…
If you block the spinal roots of T3-L3…
What is the ultimate goal of regional…
Use an unblocked area
T3 - L3
Vay so dilation
Sensory block
How do you get a baseline on a patient…
Use an unblocked area
What spinal roots receive un my lin at…
T3 - L3
54 terms
Literary Terms
conflict
external conflict
internal conflict
exposition
noun - the ​forces that ​oppose each other to ​create the ​pl…
noun - a struggle between a character and an outside force.
noun - a struggle that takes within the character's own mind.
noun - introduces setting and characters; reveals a conflict/…
conflict
noun - the ​forces that ​oppose each other to ​create the ​pl…
external conflict
noun - a struggle between a character and an outside force.
Advanced II Vocabulary Box
competent
conscientious
genuine
idealistic
having enough skill or knowledge to do something to a satisfa…
careful to do everything that it is your job or duty to do. e…
someone who is __________ is honest and friendly and you feel…
believing that you should live according to high standards an…
competent
having enough skill or knowledge to do something to a satisfa…
conscientious
careful to do everything that it is your job or duty to do. e…
44 terms
Describing people - character
shrewd
gifted
talented
brainy
clever at understanding and making judgements about a situati…
having a lot of natural ability or intelligence. gifted child…
having a natural ability to do something well
very intelligent
shrewd
clever at understanding and making judgements about a situati…
gifted
having a lot of natural ability or intelligence. gifted child…
54 terms
Kelly - Literary Terms
Conflict
External Conflict
Internal Conflict
Exposition
noun - struggle between opposing forces. Ex. man vs. man; man…
noun - a struggle between a character and an outside force.
noun - a struggle that takes within the character's own mind.
noun - introduces setting and characters; reveals a conflict/…
Conflict
noun - struggle between opposing forces. Ex. man vs. man; man…
External Conflict
noun - a struggle between a character and an outside force.
10 terms
"How Culture Controls Communication"
diverse (adj)
values (n)
bias (n)
explicitly (adj)
very different from each other
your ideas about what is right and wrong or about what is imp…
an opinion about whether a person, group, or idea is good or…
expressed in a way that is very clear and direct
diverse (adj)
very different from each other
values (n)
your ideas about what is right and wrong or about what is imp…
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