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Week 2.1-2.5
setting Noun
idiom Noun
metaphor noun
onomatopoeia. Noun
The historical moment in time of a story
A phrase that is understood to mean something
A comparison between tow things that are unrelated not using…
The formation of a word
setting Noun
The historical moment in time of a story
idiom Noun
A phrase that is understood to mean something
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Common Core Nouns 2
Alliteration
Analogy
Connections
Connotative Language
words in a row with the same initial consonant sound
figuring out how things are related; similarity between like…
relating what you read to something else you know
the association that a word brings to mind
Alliteration
words in a row with the same initial consonant sound
Analogy
figuring out how things are related; similarity between like…
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Feb
Setting
Idiom
Mataphor
Onomatopoeia
N... Place & time in which a story takes place
N... Praise that means something other than what's implied
N... Comparison between to things unrelated w/o like it as
N... Sound word
Setting
N... Place & time in which a story takes place
Idiom
N... Praise that means something other than what's implied
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English 2 h 1st quiz
Garland ... "fuzzy"
Suppliant ... "extensive"
Contingency
Dispel
decoration of leaves ... noun
Prays Humbly ... noun
uncertain ... noun
Make something disappear ... verd
Garland ... "fuzzy"
decoration of leaves ... noun
Suppliant ... "extensive"
Prays Humbly ... noun
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Vocab
Setting
Idiom
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
Noun... 1. The historical moment in time and the geographic loca…
Noun... 1. A phrase that is understood to mean something quite d…
Noun... 1. A comparison between two things that are unrelated (…
Noun... 1. The formation of a word from a sound ... Swoosh
Setting
Noun... 1. The historical moment in time and the geographic loca…
Idiom
Noun... 1. A phrase that is understood to mean something quite d…
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LA Test
Alliteration
Idiom
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
The repeating of beginning consonant sounds in a group of wor…
An expression that means something different from what it say…
A comparison between 2 seemingly unrelated things does not us…
A word whose sound suggests its meaning... NOUN
Alliteration
The repeating of beginning consonant sounds in a group of wor…
Idiom
An expression that means something different from what it say…
15 terms
Poetic Terms
Rhyme
Rhythm
Alliteration
Onomatopoeia
when words have the same sound
A strong, regular, repeated pattern of sound.
repetition of beginning consonant sounds in two or more sylla…
when words sound like what they are
Rhyme
when words have the same sound
Rhythm
A strong, regular, repeated pattern of sound.
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Week 20 vocab
Setting
Idiom
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
Noun... The historical moment in time and the geographic locatio…
Noun... A phrase that is understood to mean something quite diff…
Noun... A comparison between two things that are unrelated (not…
Noun... The formation of a word from a sound associated with wha…
Setting
Noun... The historical moment in time and the geographic locatio…
Idiom
Noun... A phrase that is understood to mean something quite diff…
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Vocab week 23
Setting
Idiom
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
Noun... The historical moment in time and the geographic locatio…
Noun... A phrase that is understood to mean something quite diff…
Noun... A comparison between two things that are unrelated not u…
Noun... The formation of a word from the sound associated with w…
Setting
Noun... The historical moment in time and the geographic locatio…
Idiom
Noun... A phrase that is understood to mean something quite diff…
8 terms
Week 24
Setting
Idiom
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
Noun the historical moment in time and the geographic locatio…
Noun a phrase that is understood to mean something quite diff…
Noun a comparison between two things that are unrelated not u…
Noun the formation of a word from a sound associated with wha…
Setting
Noun the historical moment in time and the geographic locatio…
Idiom
Noun a phrase that is understood to mean something quite diff…
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Week 24
Setting Noun
Idiom Noun
Metaphor Noun
Onomatopoeia Noun
The historicl moment in time and the geographic... location in…
A phrase that is understood to mean something ... quite differen…
A comparison between two things that are ... unrelated (not usin…
The formation of a word from a sound ... associated with what is…
Setting Noun
The historicl moment in time and the geographic... location in…
Idiom Noun
A phrase that is understood to mean something ... quite differen…
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Literary terms
Similes
Metaphors
Hyperbole
Personification
Comparison between two unrelated nouns that have something in…
An implied comparison that does not use the words like or as.…
An exaggeration for the sake of emphasis, not to be taken lit…
Giving human characteristics to inanimate objects, ideas, or…
Similes
Comparison between two unrelated nouns that have something in…
Metaphors
An implied comparison that does not use the words like or as.…
10 terms
English Unit 1 Literary Terms
Similes
Metaphore
Hyperbole
Personification
Comparison between two unrelated nouns that have something in…
Implied comparison that does not use the words like or as
An exaggeration for the sake of emphasis; not to be taken lit…
Giving human characteristics to inanimate objects, ideas, or…
Similes
Comparison between two unrelated nouns that have something in…
Metaphore
Implied comparison that does not use the words like or as
15 terms
Poetry Terms
Onomatopoeia
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Words that spell out sounds; words that sound like what they…
A comparison between two usually unrelated things using the w…
The comparison of two things WITHOUT using the words "like" o…
Giving human characteristics to inanimate objects, ideas, or…
Onomatopoeia
Words that spell out sounds; words that sound like what they…
Simile
A comparison between two usually unrelated things using the w…
8 terms
Vocabulary 2-1
Setting
Idiom
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
The historical moment in time and the geographic location in…
A phrase that is understood to mean something quite different…
A comparison between two things that are unrelated (not using…
The formation of a word from a sound associated with what is…
Setting
The historical moment in time and the geographic location in…
Idiom
A phrase that is understood to mean something quite different…
21 terms
Parts of Speech
common noun
proper noun
concrete noun
abstract noun
a noun describing a person, place, or thing
a name used for an individual person, place, or organization,…
names a thing that you can see, hear, smell, taste, or touch
names an idea, a quality, a feeling or a characteristic
common noun
a noun describing a person, place, or thing
proper noun
a name used for an individual person, place, or organization,…
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Writing Terms
Metaphor
Simile
Adjective
Common Noun
A driect comparison between two things
A comparison between two unlike things using the word like or…
A word used to describe the noun
An everyday noun for common objects
Metaphor
A driect comparison between two things
Simile
A comparison between two unlike things using the word like or…
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Literary Terms Part II
Suspense
Narrator
Setting
Paraphrase
noun - a sense of excitement, tension, dread, or fear about w…
noun - character who tells the story; can be the author or a…
noun - time and place (when and where) story takes place
verb -to retell something in your own words
Suspense
noun - a sense of excitement, tension, dread, or fear about w…
Narrator
noun - character who tells the story; can be the author or a…
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Language Arts week 22
Setting
Idiom
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
Noun... Historical moment in time and the geographic location in…
Noun... A phrase that is understood to mean something quite diff…
Noun... Comparison between two things that are unrelated
The formation of a word from a sound associated with what is…
Setting
Noun... Historical moment in time and the geographic location in…
Idiom
Noun... A phrase that is understood to mean something quite diff…
21 terms
Justin's poetry words
poetry
rhyme
imagery
onomatopoeia
Writing arranged to create an emotional response through mean…
Repetition of sounds at the ends of words
a concrete detail that appeals to any of the reader's senses…
A figure of speech in which natural sounds are imitated in th…
poetry
Writing arranged to create an emotional response through mean…
rhyme
Repetition of sounds at the ends of words
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Figurative Language
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Alliteration
Comparison between 2 unlike things that have something in com…
Comparison between 2 unlike things that have something in com…
Giving human qualities to non-living things
Repetition of initial consonant sounds in neighboring words
Simile
Comparison between 2 unlike things that have something in com…
Metaphor
Comparison between 2 unlike things that have something in com…
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AP english vocab #3
anthimeria
aporia
aposiopesis
apostrophe
using one part of speech as another part of speech
logical paradox where speaker sows seeds of doubt in a subject
speaker/ writer breaks of abruptly and leaves statement incom…
writer of speaker detaches self from reality and addresses an…
anthimeria
using one part of speech as another part of speech
aporia
logical paradox where speaker sows seeds of doubt in a subject
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I hate Everything
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Hyperbole
repetition of letters at the beginning of words - forced fun…
A reference to something well-known - Ramon Rodriguez
repetition of vowel sounds, basically like rhyming - school i…
exaggeration - The Leelanau School is average
Alliteration
repetition of letters at the beginning of words - forced fun…
Allusion
A reference to something well-known - Ramon Rodriguez
8 terms
vocab week 2
Simile
metaphor
hyperbole
personification
A direct comparison showing similarities using two different…
A hidden comparison between two things that are unrelated but…
To exaggerate for emphasis
When an idea or animal is given human characteristics
Simile
A direct comparison showing similarities using two different…
metaphor
A hidden comparison between two things that are unrelated but…
10 terms
literary devices
allusion
dramatic irony
symbol
personification
an indirect reference to an event person or place
when the audience knows something the characters don't
something that stands for or represents something else
an inanimate object with human characteristics
allusion
an indirect reference to an event person or place
dramatic irony
when the audience knows something the characters don't
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Grade 7 Unit 1 Vocabulary
simile
metaphor
hyperbole
idioms
comparison between two things using words such as like, as, t…
comparison between two things without using words such as lik…
an exaggeration used for effect
word combinations which have a different meaning than the lit…
simile
comparison between two things using words such as like, as, t…
metaphor
comparison between two things without using words such as lik…
8 terms
Voc2
Simile
Metaphore
hyperbole
idiom
comparison using like or as
comparison between 2 unlike things that have something in com…
exaggeration for emphasis
expression saying whose meaning is not literal
Simile
comparison using like or as
Metaphore
comparison between 2 unlike things that have something in com…
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New words
Simile
Metaphor
Hyperbole
Anomatopeia
A comparison using like or as
Comparison between 2 unlike things that have something in com…
Exaggeration for emphasis
Use of words to imitate sounds
Simile
A comparison using like or as
Metaphor
Comparison between 2 unlike things that have something in com…
13 terms
Critical Nouns of the Common Core
Argument
Conclusion
Evidence
Theme
A reason or set of reasons that something is true
Making up your mind based on evidence
Knowledge on which to base a belief;Facts or information help…
A unified idea carried through text; the universal idea that…
Argument
A reason or set of reasons that something is true
Conclusion
Making up your mind based on evidence
9 terms
Grammar vocabulary
Prefixes
Suffixes
Common nouns
Proper nouns
Word parts added to the beginning of the sentnce
Word parts added to the end of a sentence
Person, place, thing or idea
Names a specific person, place, thing or idea and must start…
Prefixes
Word parts added to the beginning of the sentnce
Suffixes
Word parts added to the end of a sentence
15 terms
Figurative Language
Figurative Language
Hyperbole
Hyperbole
Metaphor
Language that uses words or expressions with a meaning that i…
An exaggeration in writing that is used for effect
Example: He was so hungry that he ate a million pieces of piz…
An implied comparison that is made between two unlike things…
Figurative Language
Language that uses words or expressions with a meaning that i…
Hyperbole
An exaggeration in writing that is used for effect
10 terms
E1-2
Similes
Metaphors
Hyperbole
Perdonification
Comparison between two unrelated now I have something in comm…
And implied Kim Paris in that does not use the word rightss l…
And exaggeration for the sake of emphasis, not to be taken li…
Giving human characteristics to in animate object's ideas or…
Similes
Comparison between two unrelated now I have something in comm…
Metaphors
And implied Kim Paris in that does not use the word rightss l…
15 terms
Poetry Terms
Onomatopoeia
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Words that spell out sounds; words that sound like what they…
A comparison between two usually unrelated things using the w…
The comparison of two things WITHOUT using the words "like" o…
Giving human characteristics to inanimate objects, ideas, or…
Onomatopoeia
Words that spell out sounds; words that sound like what they…
Simile
A comparison between two usually unrelated things using the w…
38 terms
Review
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Hyperbole
(símil) comparing two unlike things using words such as "like…
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
( hipérbole) exaggeration
Simile
(símil) comparing two unlike things using words such as "like…
Personification
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
20 terms
September Review
common noun
proper noun
verb
adverb
a person, place, thing, or "big idea" like hope, freedom, or…
a particular person, place, or thing that must be capitalized
a word that shows action; can be changed to show tense (when…
a word that describes a verb; answers how, when, where, to wh…
common noun
a person, place, thing, or "big idea" like hope, freedom, or…
proper noun
a particular person, place, or thing that must be capitalized
10 terms
Literacy Devices
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Onomatopoeia
A direct comparison of two things using like or as
A comparison of two things that are unrelated but share some…
Giving a nonhuman object humanlike qualities
A word that imitates the natural sounds of the thing being de…
Simile
A direct comparison of two things using like or as
Metaphor
A comparison of two things that are unrelated but share some…
8 terms
figurative language
simile
metaphor
hyperbole
onomatopoeia
comparison using like or as
comparison between 2 alike things that have something in common
exaggeration of emphasis
use of words to imitate sound
simile
comparison using like or as
metaphor
comparison between 2 alike things that have something in common
8 terms
Figurative language
Simile
Metaphor
Hyperbole
Onomatopoeia
Comparison using like or as
Comparison between 2 alike things that have something in common
Exaggeration for emphasis
Use of words to imitate sound
Simile
Comparison using like or as
Metaphor
Comparison between 2 alike things that have something in common
8 terms
Literary Terms
Simile
Metaphor
Hyperbole
Onomatopoeia
Comparison using like or as
Comparison between 2 unlike things that have something in com…
Exaggeration for emphasis
Use of words to imitate sounds
Simile
Comparison using like or as
Metaphor
Comparison between 2 unlike things that have something in com…
12 terms
Word Smith, Private I
anagram
consonant
fink
heiress
a word or phrase spelled by rearranging the letters of anothe…
a speech sound that is not a vowel
a common word for someone who is not a nice person
a female who inherits property.
anagram
a word or phrase spelled by rearranging the letters of anothe…
consonant
a speech sound that is not a vowel
Literary terms
Similes
Metaphors
Hyperbole
Personification
Comparison between two unrelated nouns that have something in…
An implied comparison that does not use the words like or as.…
An exaggeration for the sake of emphasis, not to be taken lit…
Giving human characteristics to inanimate objects, ideas, or…
Similes
Comparison between two unrelated nouns that have something in…
Metaphors
An implied comparison that does not use the words like or as.…
8 terms
Week 5 s2
Setting
Idiom
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
Noun... 1. He historical moment in time and the geographical lo…
Noun... 1. A phrase that is understood to mean something quite…
Noun... 1. A comparison between two things that are unrelated (…
Noun... 1. The formation of a word from a sound associated with…
Setting
Noun... 1. He historical moment in time and the geographical lo…
Idiom
Noun... 1. A phrase that is understood to mean something quite…
8 terms
Week 2.1-2.5
Setting
Idiom
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
Noun... The historical moment in time and the geographic locatio…
Noun... A phrase that is understood to mean something quite diff…
Noun ... A comparison between two things that are unrelated ( no…
Noun... The formation of a work from a sound associated with wha…
Setting
Noun... The historical moment in time and the geographic locatio…
Idiom
Noun... A phrase that is understood to mean something quite diff…
1.4 Figurative Language/ Elements of sound (Poetry)
Similes
Metaphors
Hyperbole
Personification
Comparisons between two unrelated nouns that have something i…
A comparison that does not use like or as. In most instances…
An exaggeration for the sake of emphasis, not to be taken lit…
Giving human characteristics to inanimate objects, ideas, or…
Similes
Comparisons between two unrelated nouns that have something i…
Metaphors
A comparison that does not use like or as. In most instances…
26 terms
Language Arts Collection 4: Eleven, What Do Fish Have to Do with Anything? A Voice, Words like Freedom
Rattle
Raggedy
Alley
Invisible
Making a short, fast, knocking sound as it moves.
Something that is worn out, torn, or frayed
A narrow street or passage behind city buildings
Something you cannot see
Rattle
Making a short, fast, knocking sound as it moves.
Raggedy
Something that is worn out, torn, or frayed
16 terms
F.L. Review
Imagery
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Language that appeals to the senses
A figure of speech which involves a comparison of 2 things us…
A figure of speech with an implied comparison between 2 thing…
Gives the qualities of a person to something that is not a pe…
Imagery
Language that appeals to the senses
Simile
A figure of speech which involves a comparison of 2 things us…
8 terms
Week 24 ❄️💨🌨🌬
Setting
Idiom
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
Noun... 1. A historical moment in time and the geographic locati…
Noun... 1. A phrase that is understood to mean something quite d…
Noun ... 1. A comparison between two things that are unrelated (…
Noun ... 1. The formation of a word from a sound associated with…
Setting
Noun... 1. A historical moment in time and the geographic locati…
Idiom
Noun... 1. A phrase that is understood to mean something quite d…
8 terms
Week 5
Setting
Idiom
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
Noun... The historical moment in time and the geographic locatio…
Noun... A phrase that is understood to mean something quite diff…
Noun... A comparison between two things that are unrelated ( not…
Noun... The formation of a word from a sound associated with wha…
Setting
Noun... The historical moment in time and the geographic locatio…
Idiom
Noun... A phrase that is understood to mean something quite diff…
9 terms
Vocab 2 2016
Simile
Metaphor
Imagery
Symbol
A comparison using like or as
Is a comparison between to unlike things that have something…
Words and phrases that appeal the five senses: sight, hearing…
Person, place, or object that stabds for something
Simile
A comparison using like or as
Metaphor
Is a comparison between to unlike things that have something…
8 terms
Davis 2
Simile
Meatphor
Hyperbole
Onotomepiea
A comparrison using like or as
Comparison between two unlike things that have something in c…
Exaggeration for emphiss
Use of words to intimate sounds
Simile
A comparrison using like or as
Meatphor
Comparison between two unlike things that have something in c…
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