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41 terms
English 10 Ap language words
subordination
coordination
transition
repetition
A group of words that has both a subject and a verb but (unli…
uses coordinating conjunctions, conjunctive adverbs (with app…
the process or a period of changing from one state or conditi…
the action of repeating something that has already been said…
subordination
A group of words that has both a subject and a verb but (unli…
coordination
uses coordinating conjunctions, conjunctive adverbs (with app…
24 terms
AP English Language SAT words week 10
inclement
peruse
premonition
desist
unfavorable, stormy
to read carefully
forewarning
cease
inclement
unfavorable, stormy
peruse
to read carefully
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AP English Language #10
inclement
peruse
premonition
desist
unfavorable, stormy
to read carefully
forewarning
cease
inclement
unfavorable, stormy
peruse
to read carefully
66 terms
AP English Language Vocabulary - 8/10
Ad Hominem Argument
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Attacks the opposing speaker or another person rather than ad…
Fictional work in which the characters represent ideas or con…
The repetition of consonant sounds, usually at the beginning…
A reference, usually oblique or faint, to another thing, idea…
Ad Hominem Argument
Attacks the opposing speaker or another person rather than ad…
Allegory
Fictional work in which the characters represent ideas or con…
75 terms
AP English Language Tone Words
abhorring
accusatory
aloof
ambivalence
to detest strongly; to find repugnant (disgusting); to loathe…
charging of wrongdoing; a declaration that another is at faul…
uninvolved or unwilling to become involved; distant physicall…
uncertainty or indecisiveness; simultaneous conflicting feeli…
abhorring
to detest strongly; to find repugnant (disgusting); to loathe…
accusatory
charging of wrongdoing; a declaration that another is at faul…
AP English Language Words
allegory
alliteration
allusion
anaphora
a narrative in which the characters, behavior, and even the s…
the sequential repetition of a similar initial sound, usually…
a literary, historical, or religious, or mythological reference
the regular repetition of specific words or phrases at the be…
allegory
a narrative in which the characters, behavior, and even the s…
alliteration
the sequential repetition of a similar initial sound, usually…
48 terms
AP English Language Words
Antithesis
Anaphora
Epistrophe
Hypophora
Establishes a clear, contrasting relationship between two ide…
Repetition of the same word or words at the beginning of succ…
Counterpart to anaphora, because the repetition of the same w…
Raising one or more questions and then proceeding to answer t…
Antithesis
Establishes a clear, contrasting relationship between two ide…
Anaphora
Repetition of the same word or words at the beginning of succ…
20 terms
AP English Language Words
abstruse
antiquated
bombastic
colloquial
difficult to understand
old fashion or outdated
grandiloquent or pompous
informal, spoken language
abstruse
difficult to understand
antiquated
old fashion or outdated
9 terms
AP English Language (Words)
Antithapy
Ambivalence
Indifference
Polemical
a deep-seated feeling of dislike; aversion.
the state of having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas abo…
lack of interest, concern, or sympathy.
of, relating to, or involving strongly critical, controversia…
Antithapy
a deep-seated feeling of dislike; aversion.
Ambivalence
the state of having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas abo…
22 terms
AP English Language Words
admonish(admonition)
apocalyptic
berate
enumerate
(v) warn or reprimand someone firmly
(adj) describing or prophesying the complete destruction of t…
(v) scold or criticize (someone) angrily
(v) mention (a number of things) one by one
admonish(admonition)
(v) warn or reprimand someone firmly
apocalyptic
(adj) describing or prophesying the complete destruction of t…
40 terms
AP English Language Words
Ad hominem
Allegory
Anachronism
Antecedent
Directed to or appealing to feelings or prejudices instead of…
A story in which a second meaning is to be read beneath the s…
A person, scene, event, or other element that fails to corres…
A word to which a pronoun refers
Ad hominem
Directed to or appealing to feelings or prejudices instead of…
Allegory
A story in which a second meaning is to be read beneath the s…
10 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words 1-10: Second Quarter
Deferential
Detached
Disillusioned
Dismissive
showing respect
separated
freed from idealism
indicating lack of interest or approbation
Deferential
showing respect
Detached
separated
44 terms
AP English Language Tone Words
Fanciful
Confident
Cynical
Detached
Extravagant, whimsical
Positive, certain
Suspicious, doubtful
Separated, apathetic
Fanciful
Extravagant, whimsical
Confident
Positive, certain
75 terms
AP English Language Tone Words
abhorring
accusatory
aloof
ambivalence
to detest strongly; to find repugnant (disgusting); to loathe…
charging of wrongdoing; a declaration that another is at faul…
uninvolved or unwilling to become involved; distant physicall…
uncertainty or indecisiveness; simultaneous conflicting feeli…
abhorring
to detest strongly; to find repugnant (disgusting); to loathe…
accusatory
charging of wrongdoing; a declaration that another is at faul…
10 terms
AP Language 10
partisan
polarize
obfuscate
substantive
(1) a strong supporter of a party, cause, or person.... (2) pre…
to break up into opposing factions or groupings:... "The campai…
to render obscure, unclear, or confusing (sometimes done on p…
having substance; having a firm basis in reality and therefor…
partisan
(1) a strong supporter of a party, cause, or person.... (2) pre…
polarize
to break up into opposing factions or groupings:... "The campai…
25 terms
AP English Language List 10
abstracted
adulation
adversity
burgeon
removed in thought from the immediate situation, lost in one'…
extreme praise or admiration
misfortune, unfavorable happening
to sprout, to newly emerge
abstracted
removed in thought from the immediate situation, lost in one'…
adulation
extreme praise or admiration
34 terms
Word Wealth Unit 10 AP English Language 11th grade
aegis
aeolian
(a)eonian
aesthetic/esthetic
Protection, sponsorship
A musical instrument operated by air
Lasting forever
Sensitive to beauty
aegis
Protection, sponsorship
aeolian
A musical instrument operated by air
200 terms
AP English Language and Composition Vocabulary 1-10
Abject
Aperture
Benign
Charlatan
(adj) (of a situation or condition) extremely bad, unpleasant…
(n) a space through which light passes in an optical or photo…
(adj) gentle; kindly... In medicine, (of a disease) not harmful…
(n) a person falsely claiming to have a special knowledge or…
Abject
(adj) (of a situation or condition) extremely bad, unpleasant…
Aperture
(n) a space through which light passes in an optical or photo…
20 terms
AP English Language Unit 10
Askance
Attenuate
Benign
Cavil
With suspicion, distrust, or disapproval
To make thin or slender; to weaken or lessen in force, intens…
Gentle, kind; forgiving, understanding; having a favorable or…
To find fault in a petty way, carp; a trivial objection or cr…
Askance
With suspicion, distrust, or disapproval
Attenuate
To make thin or slender; to weaken or lessen in force, intens…
75 terms
AP English Language Tone Words
abhorring
accusatory
aloof
ambivalence
to detest strongly; to find repugnant (disgusting); to loathe…
charging of wrongdoing; a declaration that another is at faul…
uninvolved or unwilling to become involved; distant physicall…
uncertainty or indecisiveness; simultaneous conflicting feeli…
abhorring
to detest strongly; to find repugnant (disgusting); to loathe…
accusatory
charging of wrongdoing; a declaration that another is at faul…
84 terms
AP English Language TONE WORDS
acerbic
admiring
ambivalent
amused
bitter
looking up to someone
characterized by a mixture of opposite feelings or attitudes
entertained
acerbic
bitter
admiring
looking up to someone
24 terms
AP English Language Hard Words
Adulation
Amicable
Assiduous
Circutious
High praise
Freindly
Persistent
Indirect
Adulation
High praise
Amicable
Freindly
114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
57 terms
AP English Language Word of the Day
kitch
verboten
ubermensch
gauleiter
MEANING:... noun: Art objects that are gaudy or overly sentiment…
MEANING:... adjective: Not allowed; forbidden.... ETYMOLOGY:... From…
MEANING:... noun: An ideal man; also used ironically.... ETYMOLOGY…
MEANING:... noun: An overbearing petty official.... ETYMOLOGY:... Fro…
kitch
MEANING:... noun: Art objects that are gaudy or overly sentiment…
verboten
MEANING:... adjective: Not allowed; forbidden.... ETYMOLOGY:... From…
53 terms
AP English Language TONE WORDS
acerbic
benevolent
bittersweet
clinical
bitter
kind
showing a mixture of pain and pleasaure
scientific; detached; unfeeling
acerbic
bitter
benevolent
kind
10 terms
AP Language 10 Literary Words
Omniscient POV
Imagery
Allegory
Personification
The author tells the story, using the third person.
The representation through language of sense experience.
A narrative or description having a second meaning beneath th…
A figure of speech in which human attributes are given to an…
Omniscient POV
The author tells the story, using the third person.
Imagery
The representation through language of sense experience.
40 terms
Vocab words for AP English Language
aesthetic
ascetic
efface
morose
artistic; Having a lot of beauty
self-denying; austere
to rub or wipe out
sullenly melancholy; gloomy
aesthetic
artistic; Having a lot of beauty
ascetic
self-denying; austere
20 terms
AP English Language Tone Words
Apathetic
Callous
Bitter
Cynical
indifferent due to lack of energy or concern
Unfeeling, insensitive to feelings
exhibiting strong animosity as a result of pain or grief
questions the basic sincerity and goodness of people
Apathetic
indifferent due to lack of energy or concern
Callous
Unfeeling, insensitive to feelings
38 terms
AP English Language Vocabulary Words
Ad Hominem
Allegory
Ambiguity
Anaphora
An argument based on the failings of an adversary rather than…
Extending a metaphor so that objects, persons, and actions in…
The presence of two or more possible meanings in any passage
The repetition of the same word or phrase at the beginning of…
Ad Hominem
An argument based on the failings of an adversary rather than…
Allegory
Extending a metaphor so that objects, persons, and actions in…
30 terms
AP English Language Vocab Words
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Anachronism
A narrative in which the characters, behavior, and even the s…
The sequential repetition of a similar initial sound, usually…
A literary, historical, religious, or mythological reference.
A thing belonging to a period other than which it exists.
Allegory
A narrative in which the characters, behavior, and even the s…
Alliteration
The sequential repetition of a similar initial sound, usually…
80 terms
AP English Language Vocabulary Words
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity-
-A symbolic narrative
-Two or more words with the same sound or letter reoccurring.
-The making of a casual or indirect reference.
-Uncertainty/ unclear of meaning of expression.
Allegory
-A symbolic narrative
Alliteration
-Two or more words with the same sound or letter reoccurring.
26 terms
AP English Language Mythological Allusions
Achilles' heel
Adonis
Apollo
Atlantean
MEANING: one spot that is most vulnerable; one weakness a per…
MEANING: a handsome young man... ORIGIN: Aphrodite loved him and…
MEANING: a physically perfect male... ORIGIN: the God of music a…
MEANING: strong like Atlas... ORIGIN: Atlas carried the globe (w…
Achilles' heel
MEANING: one spot that is most vulnerable; one weakness a per…
Adonis
MEANING: a handsome young man... ORIGIN: Aphrodite loved him and…
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AP English Language vocab words
Disdainful
Whimsical
Indignant
Candid
Showing contempt or lack of respect
Playfully, curious especially in an appealing and amusing way
Feeling or showing or annoyance at what is perceived as unfai…
Truthfully and straightforward, direct, sincere
Disdainful
Showing contempt or lack of respect
Whimsical
Playfully, curious especially in an appealing and amusing way
34 terms
AP English Language TONE WORDS
awe
accusatory
apathetic
bitter
solemn wonder
charging of wrong doing
indifferent due to lack of energy or concern
exhibiting strong animosity as a result of pain or grief
awe
solemn wonder
accusatory
charging of wrong doing
AP English Language Power Words
allegory
alliteration
allusion
ambiguity
the device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
the repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
a direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
the multiple meanings, either intentional or unintentional, o…
allegory
the device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
alliteration
the repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
20 terms
AP English Language Vocabulary Words
Exigence
Logos
Pathos
Ethos
What prompts the speaker to speak at this particular point in…
Persuasion by means of logic or reasoning
Persuasion by means of emotional appeal
Persuasion by convincing the audience of one's moral character
Exigence
What prompts the speaker to speak at this particular point in…
Logos
Persuasion by means of logic or reasoning
65 terms
Tone Words for AP English Language
abhoring
accusatory
aloof
ambivalence
to detest strongly, to find repugnant
charging of wrongdoing
uninvolved or unwilling to become involved
uncertainty
abhoring
to detest strongly, to find repugnant
accusatory
charging of wrongdoing
26 terms
AP English Language and Composition Vocab 10
Device
Transition Words
Repetition
Paralellism
1. an object made for a specific purpose (machine, mechanism,…
1. words that provide coherence by helping the reader underst…
Reiteration
1. In writing, the intentional balancing of construction with…
Device
1. an object made for a specific purpose (machine, mechanism,…
Transition Words
1. words that provide coherence by helping the reader underst…
13 terms
AP ENGLISH Language and Composition Words
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A director indirect reference to something which is presumabl…
The multiple meanings, either intentional or unintentional, o…
Allegory
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
38 terms
AP English Language Vocabulary Words
Diction
Syntax
Style
Tone
Word choice
The ordering of words in a sentence; sentence structure
The manner of expression; how the author uses language to get…
The attitude, mood or sentiments of the author
Diction
Word choice
Syntax
The ordering of words in a sentence; sentence structure
15 terms
AP English Language Spring Vocab List 10
uno animo
leviathan
logomachy
Lucullan... Ex: a Lucullan lifestyle that…
with one mind : unanimously
1. something that is very large and powerful... large sea monste…
an argument about words.
lavish; luxurian
uno animo
with one mind : unanimously
leviathan
1. something that is very large and powerful... large sea monste…
AP English Language Vocabulary Words
Exigence
Logos
Pathos
Ethos
What prompts the speaker to speak at this particular point in…
Persuasion by means of logic or reasoning
Persuasion by means of emotional appeal
Persuasion by convincing the audience of one's moral character
Exigence
What prompts the speaker to speak at this particular point in…
Logos
Persuasion by means of logic or reasoning
20 terms
AP English Language Review
Parallelism
Anaphora
Paradox
Asyndeton
the use of components in a sentence that are grammatically th…
the repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of succes…
A seemingly contradictory statement that is actually true
The lack of conjunctions where they normally would be used
Parallelism
the use of components in a sentence that are grammatically th…
Anaphora
the repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of succes…
66 terms
AP English Language Vocabulary
Ad Hominem Argument
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Attacks the opposing speaker or another person rather than ad…
Fictional work in which the characters represent ideas or con…
The repetition of consonant sounds, usually at the beginning…
A reference, usually oblique or faint, to another thing, idea…
Ad Hominem Argument
Attacks the opposing speaker or another person rather than ad…
Allegory
Fictional work in which the characters represent ideas or con…
84 terms
AP English Language Vocabulary
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
Fictional work in which the characters represent ideas or con…
The repetition of consonant sounds, usually at the beginning…
A reference, usually oblique or faint, to another thing, idea…
Uncertain or indefinite; subject to more than one interpretat…
Allegory
Fictional work in which the characters represent ideas or con…
Alliteration
The repetition of consonant sounds, usually at the beginning…
114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
10 terms
AP English Language and Composition (1-10) terms
Abstract Language
Active/Passive Voice
Adage
Allegory
Language that describes concepts rather than concrete images…
Someone/Thing does something rather than have something done…
A folk saying with a lesson.
A story - fiction or nonfiction - in which characters, things…
Abstract Language
Language that describes concepts rather than concrete images…
Active/Passive Voice
Someone/Thing does something rather than have something done…
110 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
elegiac
lugubrious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
of, relating to, or involving mourning or expressing sorrow
mournful, dismal, gloomy, especially to a ludicrous degree
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
81 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
grave
pensive
pious
fervent
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
warmth; intensity of spirit
grave
something serious or solemn
pensive
dreamily thoughtful
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
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