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10 terms
Persuasive
Convince
Assumption
Argument
Ethos
Persuade
A belief or statement taken for granted without proof.
A statement put forth and supported by evidence
Credibility
Convince
Persuade
Assumption
A belief or statement taken for granted without proof.
13 terms
24th November B.C
nagging doubt
persuade , persuasion, persuasive
convince. convincing
dissuade
...
...
...
nagging doubt
persuade , persuasion, persuasive
...
10 terms
Zach's lie 11-20
destination
vigorously
authorizing
tentatively
stopping place, journey's end
with great force or energy
giving power or permission
uncertainly, cautiously or shyly
destination
stopping place, journey's end
vigorously
with great force or energy
10 terms
Workshop 6: Love and war
barrier
reluctant
eloquent
thereby
obstacle
Unwilling
Well spoken
by that means or because of that
barrier
obstacle
reluctant
Unwilling
13 terms
Unit 1
clusters
merely
evidence
perceive
Numbers of things of the same sort that are grouped together;…
No more than; simply
Proof in support of a claim or statement
See; be aware of
clusters
Numbers of things of the same sort that are grouped together;…
merely
No more than; simply
17 terms
Types of Writing
persuasive
grabber
thesis statement
supporting argument
writing to argue
question, surprising fact, or quote, at the start of your ess…
A statement that answers an essential question
main ideas that support thesis
persuasive
writing to argue
grabber
question, surprising fact, or quote, at the start of your ess…
30 terms
Remarks by the President on Economic Mobility
Economic mobility
Fundamental
Logic
Persuasiveness
movement of people among income classes
the foundation or basis
factual thinking
ability to convince others to believe
Economic mobility
movement of people among income classes
Fundamental
the foundation or basis
10 terms
HRW Vocabulary L.14 - grade 7
forum
faculty
prose
literary
a place for discussion of public issues
special ability... all of the teachers at a school
ordinary language; not poetry
having to do with books or writing
forum
a place for discussion of public issues
faculty
special ability... all of the teachers at a school
10 terms
WWII Week (8/29-9/2)
Allegory
Dystopia
Enmity
Revelation
a story that symbolizes an event or people
a world of pure evil and destruction
extreme hatred between two opposing forces
a dramatic discovery of something previously unknown
Allegory
a story that symbolizes an event or people
Dystopia
a world of pure evil and destruction
10 terms
Reading Vocabulary List 10-6th Grade NTA
martyr
recompense
avenge
vengeance
one who is killed because he will not deny his beliefs
to pay someone for something he has done
to five punishment in return
punishment in return for a wrong
martyr
one who is killed because he will not deny his beliefs
recompense
to pay someone for something he has done
10 terms
Unit 5. Vocabulary comprehension (word definitions)
a handful of
volatile
compelling
venture
a small number
likely to change suddenly or unexpectedly
forceful and persuasive
a plan, often in business, that involves uncertainty or risk
a handful of
a small number
volatile
likely to change suddenly or unexpectedly
9 terms
Focus Words - Pompeii
to argue
irresponsible
compelling
to compel
to give reasons for or against something
not showing good judgement; not responsible
very strong or convincing
to force someone to do something by a person, rule or situati…
to argue
to give reasons for or against something
irresponsible
not showing good judgement; not responsible
24 terms
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afoot
apt
blunt
compel
going on in progress
likely
dull or outspoken
force or command
afoot
going on in progress
apt
likely
12 terms
ISTEP Writing
Argumentative
credible
formal
Informative
Justifying beliefs with the aim of influencing
worthy of trust
academic form
Instructive
Argumentative
Justifying beliefs with the aim of influencing
credible
worthy of trust
24 terms
Julius Caesar
afoot
apt
blunt
compel
going on in progress
likely
dull or outspoken
force or command
afoot
going on in progress
apt
likely
24 terms
Vocabulary for Julius ceaser
Afoot
Apt
Blunt
Compel
Going on; in progress
Likely
dull; outspoken
Force ; command
Afoot
Going on; in progress
Apt
Likely
127 terms
Vocab # 10 + Synonyms & Antonyms
Coerce
Constrain
Compel
Pressure
To force someone to do something against his or her will
Synonym of Coerce (verb)
Synonym of Coerce (verb)
Synonym of Coerce (verb)
Coerce
To force someone to do something against his or her will
Constrain
Synonym of Coerce (verb)
24 terms
Types of Writing
persuasive
grabber
thesis statement
supporting argument
writing to argue
question, surprising fact, or quote, at the start of your ess…
A statement that answers an essential question
main ideas that support thesis
persuasive
writing to argue
grabber
question, surprising fact, or quote, at the start of your ess…
88 terms
Lifestyle Intermediate. Unit 4 (Learning curve)
curve
balanced nutrition
to boost
neural connections
кривая
сбалансированное питание
увеличить, ускорить
нейронные связи
curve
кривая
balanced nutrition
сбалансированное питание
26 terms
New Sort 6
persuade
omission
intrude
collide
convince, or influence
something that is left out
to interrupt or force into a place
bang or smash into something
persuade
convince, or influence
omission
something that is left out
21 terms
ENL 207 - Set 11 Vocabulary from BUILDING SELF-ESTEEM
build oneself up
cultivate
self-worth
resilient
to promote the health, strength, esteem, or reputation of one…
develop; to nurture, improve, refine
Overall value one places on oneself
(adj.) able to recover from misfortune; able to withstand adv…
build oneself up
to promote the health, strength, esteem, or reputation of one…
cultivate
develop; to nurture, improve, refine
12 terms
week 9
wobble
deploy
compelling
tinker
move unsteadily from side to side
(v.) to position or arrange; to utilize; to form up
forceful and convincing
wobble
move unsteadily from side to side
deploy
(v.) to position or arrange; to utilize; to form up
15 terms
Vocabulary List - Moh.
benefactor
discrimination
marooned
conspicuous
a person who gives money or other aid
unjust treatment of people
surrounded by water with noway to escape
quite noticeable
benefactor
a person who gives money or other aid
discrimination
unjust treatment of people
881 terms
Part 2 of Vocab Final
Coerce
Constrain
Compel
Pressure
To force someone to do something against his or her will
Synonym of Coerce (verb)
Synonym of Coerce (verb)
Synonym of Coerce (verb)
Coerce
To force someone to do something against his or her will
Constrain
Synonym of Coerce (verb)
26 terms
Derivational Relations Sort 6
persuade
decision
emit
omission
convince or urge someone to do something
a choice made; the act of making up one's mind
to give forth or release
The act of leaving something or someone out
persuade
convince or urge someone to do something
decision
a choice made; the act of making up one's mind
25 terms
Read 180 Workshop 5
authority
convince
image
negative
someone who knows a lot about something
to make someone believe or do something
how a person appears to other people
bad
authority
someone who knows a lot about something
convince
to make someone believe or do something
14 terms
Social Media Helps Nepal Quake Relief
contribute
audited
devastation
convince
to give something like money goods or things to help a person…
having financial records checked or reviewed.
a situation where much or most of something (usually a place)…
to cause someone to believe that something is true or to agre…
contribute
to give something like money goods or things to help a person…
audited
having financial records checked or reviewed.
12 terms
Gen X
generation
self-reliant
span
cohort
A group of people born around the same time
independent
duration
A group of individuals of the same age
generation
A group of people born around the same time
self-reliant
independent
25 terms
Ms. Ferrier's Spelling - 9/5/16
scrubbed
listening
stunned
knitting
rubbed hard in order to clean
paying close attention to, and making sense of, what we hear
shocked
based on looping yarns together
scrubbed
rubbed hard in order to clean
listening
paying close attention to, and making sense of, what we hear
70 terms
Of Mice and Men by paul ford
morosely
pantomime
contemplated
reluctantly
glumly, gloomily
acting that consists mostly of gestures; not words
considered thoughtfully
unwillingly; hesitantly
morosely
glumly, gloomily
pantomime
acting that consists mostly of gestures; not words
20 terms
Read 180 Workshop 5
authority
convince
image
negative
someone who knows a lot about something
to make someone believe or do something
how a person appears to other people
bad
authority
someone who knows a lot about something
convince
to make someone believe or do something
20 terms
buzz review 11-5-15
abhor
listless
stoic
wry
to hate intensly
lazy
showing little or no emotion
humor, sarcasm
abhor
to hate intensly
listless
lazy
20 terms
Read 180 Workshop 5
authority
convince
image
negative
someone who knows a lot about something
to make someone believe or do something
how a person appears to other people
bad
authority
someone who knows a lot about something
convince
to make someone believe or do something
12 terms
[x]lulu miumiu
abide by
engage
obligate
resolve
follow the rule
participate
force
deal , giải quyết
abide by
follow the rule
engage
participate
36 terms
Is Fishoil Helpful or Harmful?
supplement
disease
blood pressure
coronary
To take in addition to or to complete
illness when body does not function right
A measure of the force of the blood pushing against the walls…
Blood vessels that supply the muscle of the heart.
supplement
To take in addition to or to complete
disease
illness when body does not function right
10 terms
Workshop 4 Voc.
injure
incident
insist
nervous
to hurt yourself or someone else
something serious or violent that happens
to demand
worried or frightened about something
injure
to hurt yourself or someone else
incident
something serious or violent that happens
45 terms
Writing Modes Terms
imagery
temporal transitions
plot
climax
words that stimulate one or more of the five senses (hearing,…
(first, next, subsequently, then) words that move the reader…
a series of related events that make up a story.
the point of greatest tension or intrest in a story; the clim…
imagery
words that stimulate one or more of the five senses (hearing,…
temporal transitions
(first, next, subsequently, then) words that move the reader…
8 terms
SAT Vocab 4
languid
verbose
incongruous
ardor
sluggish
using too many words
out of place, inappropriate, not harmonious; inconsistent
intense and passionate feeling
languid
sluggish
verbose
using too many words
25 terms
Learning support Vocabulary list 1 - Grade 8
prohibit
cunning
enthusiastic
verdant
to not allow
clever but in a deceptive way
very keen and motivated, with passion and interest
of green colour, vegetation or inexperienced
prohibit
to not allow
cunning
clever but in a deceptive way
24 terms
24 WORD VOCAB
afoot
apt
blunt
compel
going on in progress
likely
dull or outspoken
force or command
afoot
going on in progress
apt
likely
Grade 8 - Greek Mythology Pandora
abide
on behalf of
caressed
civilization
obey, keep faithful to, stand by,
to support, in interest of
touched gently
human society / culture
abide
obey, keep faithful to, stand by,
on behalf of
to support, in interest of
31 terms
TOEIC 1
CONTRACT
ASSURANCE
DETERMINE
ENGAGE
A binding agreement between two or more persons that is enfor…
binding commitment to do or give or refrain from something
adj. strong in one's opinion, firm in conviction, to find out
consume all of one's attention
CONTRACT
A binding agreement between two or more persons that is enfor…
ASSURANCE
binding commitment to do or give or refrain from something
31 terms
TOEIC
CONTRACT
ASSURANCE
DETERMINE
ENGAGE
A binding agreement between two or more persons that is enfor…
binding commitment to do or give or refrain from something
adj. strong in one's opinion, firm in conviction, to find out
consume all of one's attention
CONTRACT
A binding agreement between two or more persons that is enfor…
ASSURANCE
binding commitment to do or give or refrain from something
28 terms
Pearson Unit 1
Conflict
Description
dialogue
Exposition
A struggle between opposing forces
A rhetorical mode based in the five senses. It aims to re-cre…
Conversation between characters
A narrative device, often used at the beginning of a work tha…
Conflict
A struggle between opposing forces
Description
A rhetorical mode based in the five senses. It aims to re-cre…
25 terms
Loyola Press Vocabulary in Action Level F: Chapter 8
advisable
besiege
clarity
corridor
(adj) sensible; wise; proper
(v) to crowd around someone or something in an effort to capt…
(n) the condition of being clear and understandable
(n) a long passage or hallway that leads into open rooms
advisable
(adj) sensible; wise; proper
besiege
(v) to crowd around someone or something in an effort to capt…
41 terms
Sophomore Prep. English Exemplar
morose
Anguish
To drone
To lumber
Gloomy
agonizing physical or mental pain
To make a low, continuous humming sound; to speak monotonously
move slowly and awkwardly
morose
Gloomy
Anguish
agonizing physical or mental pain
31 terms
toeic 1
CONTRACT
ASSURANCE
DETERMINE
ENGAGE
A binding agreement between two or more persons that is enfor…
binding commitment to do or give or refrain from something
adj. strong in one's opinion, firm in conviction, to find out
consume all of one's attention
CONTRACT
A binding agreement between two or more persons that is enfor…
ASSURANCE
binding commitment to do or give or refrain from something
31 terms
TOEIC
CONTRACT
ASSURANCE
DETERMINE
ENGAGE
A binding agreement between two or more persons that is enfor…
binding commitment to do or give or refrain from something
adj. strong in one's opinion, firm in conviction, to find out
consume all of one's attention
CONTRACT
A binding agreement between two or more persons that is enfor…
ASSURANCE
binding commitment to do or give or refrain from something
28 terms
Story Elements set 2
Fiction
Non-Fiction/Expository
Poetry
Fairytales/ Folktales
Fake! The author's purpose is to entertain.
Real! The author's purpose is to inform.
The author's purpose is to entertain. Expresses emotions and…
Stories that are meant to teach a lesson
Fiction
Fake! The author's purpose is to entertain.
Non-Fiction/Expository
Real! The author's purpose is to inform.
30 terms
ELL 055 Avenues 3 - Chapter 6 Vocabulary
phenomenon
coercion
dub
ambience
(noun) an observable fact or event; unusual, extraordinary... pe…
(n) a forceful persuasion; persuasion done under pressure or…
(n) a nickname; label; call to mock
(n) atmosphere; mood; feeling
phenomenon
(noun) an observable fact or event; unusual, extraordinary... pe…
coercion
(n) a forceful persuasion; persuasion done under pressure or…
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