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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.
Angeli persuasive writing
persuasive writing
logical fallacy
appeals
rhetorical fallacy
writing that attempts to convince the reader or listener to a…
An error in reasoning that renders an argument invalid
using the endorsement , approval or voice of an authority to…
Speech or writing that is false or misleading
persuasive writing
writing that attempts to convince the reader or listener to a…
logical fallacy
An error in reasoning that renders an argument invalid
10 terms
Building Vocabulary- Chapter 1
comply
appropriate
alternative
drastic
to do as commanded (verb)
proper; suitable to the situation (adj)
a choice (noun)
extreme; harsh or intense (adj)
comply
to do as commanded (verb)
appropriate
proper; suitable to the situation (adj)
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
12 terms
Vocabulary Workshop 6
barrier
reluctant
eloquent
thereby
something that prevents people from doing something
hesitant and unwilling
able to say things well
in that way, thus
barrier
something that prevents people from doing something
reluctant
hesitant and unwilling
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
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…
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
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
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
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
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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
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
Vocabulary for Julius ceaser
Afoot
Apt
Blunt
Compel
Going on; in progress
Likely
dull; outspoken
Force ; command
Afoot
Going on; in progress
Apt
Likely
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
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…
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
24th November B.C
nagging doubt
persuade , persuasion, persuasive
convince. convincing
dissuade
...
...
...
nagging doubt
persuade , persuasion, persuasive
...
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
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.
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)
plessala persuasive writing
persuasive writing
Logical fallacy
Appeals
Rhetorical fallacy
writing that attempts to convince the reader or listener to a…
false reasoning that occurs when someone attempts to persuade…
Ethos, logos, pathos
Speech or writing that is false or misleading
persuasive writing
writing that attempts to convince the reader or listener to a…
Logical fallacy
false reasoning that occurs when someone attempts to persuade…
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
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
Chi-lin Purse Vocabulary Unit 2 Week 3, Satchel Paige, Ten Mile Day Vocabulary, Hold the Flag High Vocabulary, a summer's trade vocabulary words, The Fabulous Perpetual Motion Machine, Leonardo's Horse, Special efects in film and television
behavior
sacred
astonished
gratitude
way of acting
holy
surprised
thankfulness
behavior
way of acting
sacred
holy
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
WordMaster 2 2016-2017
conjecture
deduce
dissuade
duress
(noun, verb) an idea or opinion formed without sufficient pro…
(verb) to use logic or reason to form a conclusion or opinion
(verb) to advise against; to convince someone NOT to do somet…
(noun) the use of power to force someone into doing something
conjecture
(noun, verb) an idea or opinion formed without sufficient pro…
deduce
(verb) to use logic or reason to form a conclusion or opinion
68 terms
Writing & Rhetorical Terms
temporal transitions
plot
climax
action
(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; it is ge…
physical or mental events that move the plot forward in a story
temporal transitions
(first, next, subsequently, then) words that move the reader…
plot
a series of related events that make up a story.
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…
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
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
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…
workshop6
instance
encounter
ally
persuade
an example of something
a meaning or an expert with someone or something
a friend or supporter
to convince someone to do something
instance
an example of something
encounter
a meaning or an expert with someone or something
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
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
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…
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
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
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
20 terms
Persepolis 2
embassy
torment
guerilla
hostage
an ambassador's official residence and offices in a foreign c…
Great pain or suffering
a member of a loosely organized fighting force that makes sur…
a prisoner who is held by one party to insure that another pa…
embassy
an ambassador's official residence and offices in a foreign c…
torment
Great pain or suffering
30 terms
Lit. Con.
fiction
non fiction
science fiction
theme
literature, short stories or novels about imaginary events an…
Type of nonfiction that conveys facts and information, like i…
type of literature in which the events and situations are sci…
central message
fiction
literature, short stories or novels about imaginary events an…
non fiction
Type of nonfiction that conveys facts and information, like i…
Week 12 Weather
persuade
intrude
persuasion
intrusion
convince to do or believe something
to force your way in without permission
the process of convincing someone to do or believe something
an act of coming in rudely or inappropriately
persuade
convince to do or believe something
intrude
to force your way in without permission
52 terms
Quest 3 Chapter 6 Vocabulary
allies
ambiguous
anithero
archetypcal hero
people who help or support a cause/fight
unclear; understood in more than one way
Protagonist who lacks the attributes that make a heroic figur…
a hero who is a model for all heroes
allies
people who help or support a cause/fight
ambiguous
unclear; understood in more than one way
29 terms
Gandhi Multi Level N-Q-U, Harriet Tubman, "Cesar Chavez: Migrant Hero" (Q)
inspire
nonviolence
unfair
protest
(verb) to encourage a person to act
(noun) the refusal to use physical force or violence as respo…
(adjective) not just, honorable, or fair
(noun) an action done to express strong disagreement or disap…
inspire
(verb) to encourage a person to act
nonviolence
(noun) the refusal to use physical force or violence as respo…
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