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87 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
140 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…
45 terms
created on December 2, 2016
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…
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
60 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…
21 terms
created on November 11, 2016
Quiz for Toasty - SSAT Sets 69-75
comply
concise
comprehensive
candor
to yield to a request or command
Brief, to the point
covering or including everything
Honesty
comply
to yield to a request or command
concise
Brief, to the point
31 termscreated on November 10, 2016
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
30 termscreated on November 10, 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
31 termscreated on November 10, 2016
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 termscreated on November 10, 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
31 termscreated on November 10, 2016
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 termscreated on November 10, 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
31 termscreated on November 10, 2016
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 termscreated on November 10, 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
40 termscreated on November 9, 2016
COMM 296 Chapter 13
Promotion mix
The five major promotion tools
Advertising
Sales promotion
The specific blend of promotion tools that the company uses t…
Advertising, sales promotion, personal selling, public relati…
Any paid form of nonpersonal presentation and promotion of id…
Short-term incentives to encourage the purchase or sale of a…
Promotion mix
The specific blend of promotion tools that the company uses t…
The five major promotion tools
Advertising, sales promotion, personal selling, public relati…
20 termscreated on November 8, 2016
Julius Caesar Vocab List #1 - Nov 8
METAPHOR ... sentence: My mom hates it wh…
IRON... sentence: I like it when books ha…
SYMBOLISM... sentence: We use a lot of sy…
CHARACTER... sentence: My character is re…
a figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an…
a state of affairs or an event that seems deliberately contra…
the use of symbols (of an everyday object) to represent ideas…
The mental, physical, ethical, and spiritual qualities (trait…
METAPHOR ... sentence: My mom hates it wh…
a figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an…
IRON... sentence: I like it when books ha…
a state of affairs or an event that seems deliberately contra…
10 termscreated on November 8, 2016
6th Grade Abeka Reading Quiz 10
martyr
recompense
avenge
vengeance
one who is killed because he will not deny his beliefs
to pay someone for something he has done
to give 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
39 termscreated on November 8, 2016
MRKT 341: Chap 12
Promotion mix (marketing communication…
Advertising
Sales Promotion
Personal Selling
The specific blend of promotion tools that the company uses t…
Any paid form of non-personal presentation and promotion of i…
Short-term incentives to encourage the purchase or sale of a…
Personal customer interactions by the firm's sales force for…
Promotion mix (marketing communication…
The specific blend of promotion tools that the company uses t…
Advertising
Any paid form of non-personal presentation and promotion of i…
34 termscreated on November 7, 2016
Another Time Another Place Vocab
tyrant
eternity
thumped
dimension
a cruel and oppressive ruler
infinite or unending time
hit (someone or something) heavily, especially with the fist…
an aspect or feature of a situation, problem, or thing
tyrant
a cruel and oppressive ruler
eternity
infinite or unending time
28 termscreated on November 6, 2016
Story Elements
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.
10 termscreated on November 3, 2016
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
12 termscreated on November 3, 2016
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
7 termscreated on November 2, 2016
p.e
self image
attitude
beliefs
decision
the beliefs or attitudes we have of ourselves
how we feel about something
Things accepted as true or valid
the act of making up ones mind
self image
the beliefs or attitudes we have of ourselves
attitude
how we feel about something
21 termscreated on November 2, 2016
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
20 termscreated on October 31, 2016
Rarron's SAT 61-80
benevolent
benign
bleak
bolster
(adj.) disposed to do good; kindly
(adj.) gentle in disposition
(adj.) dreary; cheerless
(v.) to support; prop up
benevolent
(adj.) disposed to do good; kindly
benign
(adj.) gentle in disposition
73 termscreated on October 30, 2016
Exam 2 Persuasion
The Audience
Four potential goals the audience want…
Demographics
Audience Psychographics
An imaginary construct that the persuader creates and strateg…
Adopt: I want the audience to take on something new... Continue:…
Analysis of people with information that is easily discoverab…
Cognitive elements of an audience, You can't see beliefs atti…
The Audience
An imaginary construct that the persuader creates and strateg…
Four potential goals the audience want…
Adopt: I want the audience to take on something new... Continue:…
28 termscreated on October 28, 2016
More c words
charlatan
chasm
chastise
chicanery
A fake; fraud; imposter; cheat
a deep, gaping hole; a gorge
(v.) to inflict physical punishment as a means of correction;…
Trickery, deception by knowingly false arguments
charlatan
A fake; fraud; imposter; cheat
chasm
a deep, gaping hole; a gorge
17 termscreated on October 28, 2016
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…
25 termscreated on October 26, 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
39 termscreated on October 25, 2016
Grade 8 Vocabulary-Terms and Definitions
Abstract
allegory
allusion
analyze
thought of apart from concrete realities, specific objects, o…
a representation of an abstract or spiritual meaning through…
a reference to a famous person, place, event, or work of lite…
breaking down something into elements to be examined individu…
Abstract
thought of apart from concrete realities, specific objects, o…
allegory
a representation of an abstract or spiritual meaning through…
10 termscreated on October 20, 2016
A Beka 6th Reading Vocab Quiz 10
martyr
recompense
avenge
vengeance
one who is killed because he will not deny his beliefs
to pay someone for something he has done
to give 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
82 termscreated on October 17, 2016
Unit 4 Lifestyle Intermediate
obstacle
pricey
to overcome
to envy
something that blocks you so that movement, going forward, or…
expensive:... It's a bit *** but the food is wonderful.
to defeat or succeed in controlling or dealing with something…
to wish that you had something that another person has:... I ***…
obstacle
something that blocks you so that movement, going forward, or…
pricey
expensive:... It's a bit *** but the food is wonderful.
20 termscreated on October 16, 2016
spelling words 10/17/16
describe
discuss
evaluate
analyze
to depict something using words
to talk about
to determine the value of something
to examine carefully, in detail to find out what might have c…
describe
to depict something using words
discuss
to talk about
20 termscreated on October 16, 2016
"Cesar Chavez: Migrant Hero" (Q)
harvest
migrant
wages
labor union
(noun) the process or period of collecting crops
(noun) a worker who moves from place to place to do seasonal…
(noun) regular payments earned by a worker that are based on…
(noun) a group of workers who act together to protect and exp…
harvest
(noun) the process or period of collecting crops
migrant
(noun) a worker who moves from place to place to do seasonal…
200 termscreated on October 13, 2016
5th 6th 7th 8th Grade 2016-2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee
Rutabaga
supplement
patience
centennial
n. European plant with a thick edible bulbous root
n. and v. quantity added (e.g. to make up for a deficiency)
adj. good-natured tolerance of delay or incompetence
n. the 100th anniversary (or the celebration of it)
Rutabaga
n. European plant with a thick edible bulbous root
supplement
n. and v. quantity added (e.g. to make up for a deficiency)
93 termscreated on October 12, 2016
6th grade academic vocabulary by Guadarrama
personification
climax
rising action
falling action
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
Most exciting moment of the story; turning point
a related series of incidents in a literary plot that build t…
the part of a literary plot that occurs after the climax has…
personification
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
climax
Most exciting moment of the story; turning point
27 termscreated on October 12, 2016
Cluster One Vocab (J)
Desultory
Diminutive
Dissipation
Enigmatical
Random; Disconnected
Small
the pursuance of pleasure to excess
Perplexing; mysterious
Desultory
Random; Disconnected
Diminutive
Small
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