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20 termscreated on January 19, 2017
chapter 8
Advisable
besiege
clarity
corridor
sensible, wise, proper
to a crowd around someone or something in an effort to capture
the condition of being clear and understanding
a long passage or hallway that leads into open rooms
Advisable
sensible, wise, proper
besiege
to a crowd around someone or something in an effort to capture
20 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Chapter 8
advisable (adj.)
besiege (v.)
clarity (n.)
corridor (n.)
1. sensible; 2. wise; 3. proper
to crowd around someone or something in an effort to capture
the condition of being clear and understandable
a long passage or hallway that leads into open doors
advisable (adj.)
1. sensible; 2. wise; 3. proper
besiege (v.)
to crowd around someone or something in an effort to capture
32 termscreated on January 17, 2017
8th Grade Final Review
Biography
Persuasive Essay
Autobiography
How to article
life story written by someone ELSE
essay meant to convince reader to do something
a life story written by that person
article showing reader "How To" do something
Biography
life story written by someone ELSE
Persuasive Essay
essay meant to convince reader to do something
30 terms
created on January 12, 2017
Literature Terms - 7th Grade
plot
conflict
exposition
rising action
The series of events in a narrative. When you talk about "wha…
A problem or struggle between opposing forces that triggers t…
The characters & setting are introduced in this stage. The co…
At this stage, the obstacles are introduced that make the con…
plot
The series of events in a narrative. When you talk about "wha…
conflict
A problem or struggle between opposing forces that triggers t…
10 termscreated on January 11, 2017
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)
59 termscreated on January 10, 2017
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
32 terms
created on January 9, 2017
Advertising Tricks
Advertising
artificial sweeteners
antioxidants
to be negated by
pushes the limits of what is considered truth.
negatives outweigh positives
Advertising
pushes the limits of what is considered truth.
artificial sweeteners
30 termscreated on January 5, 2017
L.A spelling words Raven and Deadly
wrought
ponder
entreat
hesitate
shaped; made
To consider carefully, reflect on
To beg
to pause
wrought
shaped; made
ponder
To consider carefully, reflect on
102 termscreated on January 3, 2017
mason 1000 (2)
illusory
communal
misnomer
exonerate
based on producing illusion; deceptive
for the use of all; shared
wrong use of a name, word or deception
to relieve of a responsibility, obligation, or hardship
illusory
based on producing illusion; deceptive
communal
for the use of all; shared
16 termscreated on January 2, 2017
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…
16 termscreated on January 2, 2017
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
20 termscreated on December 21, 2016
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
29 termscreated on December 21, 2016
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…
31 termscreated on December 16, 2016
Vocab ch 8
advisable
besiege
clarity
corridor
sensible; wise; proper
to crowd around someone or something in an effort to capture
the condition of being clear and understandable
a long passage or hallway that leads into open rooms
advisable
sensible; wise; proper
besiege
to crowd around someone or something in an effort to capture
120 terms
created on December 16, 2016
2nd Semester Exam Study Guide
memoir
speaker
lyric
ballad
a reflective, emotional recollection of a limited period in t…
the voice in a poem
a short poetic form that expresses the thoughts or emotions o…
a long narrative poem or song that features love, tragedy, or…
memoir
a reflective, emotional recollection of a limited period in t…
speaker
the voice in a poem
99 termscreated on December 16, 2016
Communications III Comp
inference
rubric/scoring guide criteria
expository
descriptive
a conclusion reached on the basis of evidence and reasoning
Ideas... Organization... Voice... Word Choice... Sentence Fluency... Convent…
to inform/ explain
to elaborate on sensory details
inference
a conclusion reached on the basis of evidence and reasoning
rubric/scoring guide criteria
Ideas... Organization... Voice... Word Choice... Sentence Fluency... Convent…
25 terms
created on December 16, 2016
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
69 termscreated on December 13, 2016
Final Exam
allusion
Sonnet
Tone
Aside
a reference to something else- history, literature, art, etc.
fourteen line poem written in iambic pentameter
author's attitude about subject
character in drama says something to audience or himself
allusion
a reference to something else- history, literature, art, etc.
Sonnet
fourteen line poem written in iambic pentameter
12 termscreated on December 13, 2016
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
28 termscreated on December 13, 2016
2nd Nine Weeks Final Exam Study Guide
internal conflict
external conflict
argument
simile
a struggle within a character
a struggle with an outside force
expresses a position on an issue
compares two things using LIKE or AS
internal conflict
a struggle within a character
external conflict
a struggle with an outside force
50 termscreated on December 12, 2016
A Separate Peace Vocabulary
tacit
salient
inveigle
deigning
implied or indicated without
something that projects outward or upward from its surroundings
to use ingenuity or flattery to convince someone to do someth…
condescending to do something that a person believes is below…
tacit
implied or indicated without
salient
something that projects outward or upward from its surroundings
50 termscreated on December 12, 2016
Final Vocab "A Seperate Peace"
indignant
venerable
inured
deigning
feeling or showing anger because of something unjust or untru…
honored with respect due to age, character, or acheivement
accustomed or used to something undesirable
condescending to do something below the person's dignity
indignant
feeling or showing anger because of something unjust or untru…
venerable
honored with respect due to age, character, or acheivement
77 termscreated on December 10, 2016
RPTS 331 Final
Different ways direct marketing is con…
what's the center of integrated market…
New landscape for integrated marketing
Know the AIDA model and how to apply i…
mail, phone, email, internet
consistent, clear, and compelling company and branding messages
- Consumer better informed... - From mass marketing to relations…
Different ways direct marketing is con…
mail, phone, email, internet
what's the center of integrated market…
consistent, clear, and compelling company and branding messages
50 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Civil War study guide
Abraham Lincoln
Ulysses S. Grant
Monitor
Virginia
President. In charge of Union. Tried to keep the 4 border sta…
General of the Union Army. Led Union to victory
The North's Ironclad ship. It was metal
it's original name was the Merrimack. It was a wooden ship in…
Abraham Lincoln
President. In charge of Union. Tried to keep the 4 border sta…
Ulysses S. Grant
General of the Union Army. Led Union to victory
50 termscreated on December 9, 2016
Vocab for final
indignant
tacit
salient
inveigle
feeling or showing anger because of something unjust or unwor…
implied or indicated without speaking
something that projects outward or upward from its surroundings
to use ingenuity or flattery to convince someone to do someth…
indignant
feeling or showing anger because of something unjust or unwor…
tacit
implied or indicated without speaking
15 termscreated on December 9, 2016
English 11 vocab
Analyze
Synthesize
Persuasion
Audience
Examine in detail the structure and content of something, esp…
To take ideas information or varying philosophy and combine t…
To convince someone to believe or to do something; to argue
The reader or receiver of information, in literature. A group…
Analyze
Examine in detail the structure and content of something, esp…
Synthesize
To take ideas information or varying philosophy and combine t…
31 termscreated on December 9, 2016
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
88 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Marketing Final
retailing
omni-channel retailing
retail stores
showrooming
activities involved in selling product to final consumer
creating cross-channel buying experience through in store, on…
specialty, department, supermarket, convenience, discount, of…
looking at products in stores, but then buying online
retailing
activities involved in selling product to final consumer
omni-channel retailing
creating cross-channel buying experience through in store, on…
98 termscreated on December 7, 2016
1st Semester Exam Study Guide
memoir
speaker
lyric
ballad
a reflective, emotional recollection of a limited period in t…
the voice in a poem
a short poetic form that expresses the thoughts or emotions o…
a long narrative poem or song that features love, tragedy, or…
memoir
a reflective, emotional recollection of a limited period in t…
speaker
the voice in a poem
50 termscreated on December 7, 2016
finals
indignant
venerable
inured
deigning
feeling or showing anger because of something unjust or unwor…
honored with respect due to age, character, or achievement
accustomed or used to something undesirable
condensing to do something that a person believes is below hi…
indignant
feeling or showing anger because of something unjust or unwor…
venerable
honored with respect due to age, character, or achievement
50 termscreated on December 7, 2016
A Separate Peace- Vocabulary for Final
Indignant:
Venerable:
Inured:
Deigning:
Feeling or showing anger because of something unjust or unwor…
Honored with respect due to age,character, or achievement
Accustomed or used to something undesirable
Condescending to do something that a person believes is below…
Indignant:
Feeling or showing anger because of something unjust or unwor…
Venerable:
Honored with respect due to age,character, or achievement
30 termscreated on December 6, 2016
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…
88 termscreated on December 5, 2016
Marketing Final
retailing
omni-channel retailing
retail stores
showrooming
activities involved in selling product to final consumer
creating cross-channel buying experience through in store, on…
specialty, department, supermarket, convenience, discount, of…
looking at products in stores, but then buying online
retailing
activities involved in selling product to final consumer
omni-channel retailing
creating cross-channel buying experience through in store, on…
41 termscreated on December 5, 2016
vocabulary volume 2
adversary
alienate
artifice
coerce
an enemy, opponent
to turn away
a skillful or ingenious device, a clever trick, a clever skil…
to compel force
adversary
an enemy, opponent
alienate
to turn away
9 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Vocab For Quiz!
Alleviate
Lever
Levity
Levitate
To make easier to bear; to lighten or relive suffering
To pry raise or move
Lack of seriousness
To rise and float in the air
Alleviate
To make easier to bear; to lighten or relive suffering
Lever
To pry raise or move
136 termscreated on December 3, 2016
SPCM 101 Final
linear model of communication
source
encoding
message
theory that views communication as a one-way process in which…
the person responsible for inventing the idea on which he or…
taking an abstract notion and providing it meaning through th…
the content or idea that the source tries to convey to the au…
linear model of communication
theory that views communication as a one-way process in which…
source
the person responsible for inventing the idea on which he or…
68 terms
created on December 2, 2016
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.
69 termscreated on November 30, 2016
Examen Final - Historia
What is the central trend in Internati…
What is the most basic problem Interna…
A feeling that people have of being lo…
In I.R. main actors have this status t…
Globalization
Collective goods problem
Nationalism
Sovereignty
What is the central trend in Internati…
Globalization
What is the most basic problem Interna…
Collective goods problem
80 termscreated on November 29, 2016
My daily vocabulary-(Siyu Wang)
apparent
compel
vex
conspicuous
明显... adj. readily seen; exposed to sight; open to view; visible:
强迫v.... v.to force or drive, especially to a course of action:
烦恼... v. to irritate; annoy; provoke:
引人注目... adj.easily seen or noticed; readily visible or observable:
apparent
明显... adj. readily seen; exposed to sight; open to view; visible:
compel
强迫v.... v.to force or drive, especially to a course of action:
49 termscreated on November 25, 2016
Speech 151 Unit 3 (Deverman)
What is persuasion?
What are the characteristics of persua…
What are the three types of persuasive…
What is a question of value?
the art of convincing others to give favorable attention to y…
-audience is always the driving force... -must have a balance of…
Question of fact, question of value, question of policy
convinces the audience to accept what is right/wrong, good/ba…
What is persuasion?
the art of convincing others to give favorable attention to y…
What are the characteristics of persua…
-audience is always the driving force... -must have a balance of…
92 termscreated on November 24, 2016
Faltantes
Eulogy
Cogent
Contentious
Axiom
A speech honoring the dead
Convincing
Controversial
A universally recognized principle
Eulogy
A speech honoring the dead
Cogent
Convincing
26 termscreated on November 22, 2016
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
25 termscreated on November 17, 2016
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…
63 termscreated on November 16, 2016
Comm Arts A Exam 2 Preparation
informative, persuasive
controversial, strongly opposed, degre…
mental dialogue
question of fact
An ____________ speech aims to inform the audience about a sp…
The challenge of persuasive speaking is dealing with more ___…
Karyn is quietly arguing with the speaker while the speaker i…
a question about the truth or falsity of an assertion
informative, persuasive
An ____________ speech aims to inform the audience about a sp…
controversial, strongly opposed, degre…
The challenge of persuasive speaking is dealing with more ___…
29 termscreated on November 16, 2016
CAS 100A exam 2
Goals of persuasive speech
deliberative speaking
claim
evidence
-goes beyond merely informing an audience... -differs from coerc…
aims at proving a policy will be beneficial to the community,…
-factual... -value... -policy
-examples... -statistics... -narratives... -standards of validity for…
Goals of persuasive speech
-goes beyond merely informing an audience... -differs from coerc…
deliberative speaking
aims at proving a policy will be beneficial to the community,…
8 termscreated on November 16, 2016
Of Prince Keywords
Rapacious ... Madia's rapacious appetite…
Dissension ... There was much dissension…
Astute ... Sharkeisha's astute theory al…
Voluble... The voluble man would not sto…
(adj.): greedy; grasping; predatory
(n.): violent quarreling; disagreement
(adj.): having a cunning or shrewd mind; crafty; smart; of go…
(adj.): talkative, glib
Rapacious ... Madia's rapacious appetite…
(adj.): greedy; grasping; predatory
Dissension ... There was much dissension…
(n.): violent quarreling; disagreement
18 termscreated on November 14, 2016
vocab for Tuck everlasting
Dissuade
Intact
Systematically
Tedious
To persuade not to do something, ... To convince one not to do s…
In place, unharmed
methodically, regularly, in order
Boring
Dissuade
To persuade not to do something, ... To convince one not to do s…
Intact
In place, unharmed
26 termscreated on November 14, 2016
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
48 termscreated on November 13, 2016
Anthropology Exam #2
potlatch
social distance
redistribution
reciprocity
a ceremony at which possessions are given away or destroyed t…
the degree to which cultural norms specify that individuals o…
the collection and distribution of goods by a centralized aut…
back-and-forth exchange of products, gifts, and objects which…
potlatch
a ceremony at which possessions are given away or destroyed t…
social distance
the degree to which cultural norms specify that individuals o…
45 termscreated on November 13, 2016
Complete IELTS B2 Unit 7
unravel
deception
profound
episode
If you unravel a mystery or puzzle, or if it unravels, it gra…
N-VAR Deception is the act of deceiving someone or the state…
ADJ-GRADED You use profound to emphasize that something is ve…
N-COUNT You can refer to an event or a short period of time a…
unravel
If you unravel a mystery or puzzle, or if it unravels, it gra…
deception
N-VAR Deception is the act of deceiving someone or the state…
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