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Language Arts Unit 1
What are 5 examples of author purpose
Persude
Inform
Entertian
Persude, inform, entertain, explain, describe
trying to get someone to do something
facts
fiction, made up, story, poem, song
What are 5 examples of author purpose
Persude, inform, entertain, explain, describe
Persude
trying to get someone to do something
20 terms
Unit 1: Language Arts
Admonish
Breach
Brigand
Circumspect
to warn or reprimand someone firmly
to create an opening
a bandit, robber, outlaw
careful, cautious
Admonish
to warn or reprimand someone firmly
Breach
to create an opening
21 terms
Language Arts Unit 1
Plot
Exposition
Rising Action
Climax
The series of events in a story. It usually centers on a conf…
-introduces the setting and characters... -sets up or hits at th…
-Shows how the conflict unfolds and becomes more complicated…
-The most exciting moment and the turning point... -Often result…
Plot
The series of events in a story. It usually centers on a conf…
Exposition
-introduces the setting and characters... -sets up or hits at th…
27 terms
Language Arts Unit 1
narrative
anecdotes
audience
purpose
account of events
brief illustrative narrative
writing to a friend vs the public; know your audience and kee…
why are you writing?
narrative
account of events
anecdotes
brief illustrative narrative
15 terms
Language Arts unit 1
adjective
character motive
character trait
conspired
a word that describes a noun or a pronoun or gives a noun or…
the emotion or goal that drives a character to act in a certa…
an individual quality that makes each character unique
planned together secretly
adjective
a word that describes a noun or a pronoun or gives a noun or…
character motive
the emotion or goal that drives a character to act in a certa…
20 terms
language arts unit 1
adversary
aplomb
apprehensive
aptitude
conflict, dispute or,contest
self confidence or assurance
anxious or fearful that something bad
suitability or fitness
adversary
conflict, dispute or,contest
aplomb
self confidence or assurance
24 terms
Language Arts Unit 1
tangible
quarry
disarming
cultivated
touchable
prey
relaxing
refined
tangible
touchable
quarry
prey
20 terms
Language Arts Unit 1
Besiege
Compress
Denounce
Dispatch
To attack by surroundung with military forces. To cause worry…
To press together, to reduce the size
To condemn formally and openly
To send off for a purpose
Besiege
To attack by surroundung with military forces. To cause worry…
Compress
To press together, to reduce the size
Language Arts Unit 1
Characterization
Internal conflict
External conflict
Flashback
The methods that a writer uses to develop characters. 4 basic…
Conflict that accord within a character
Conflict that involved a character pitted against an outside…
A conversation, an episode, or an event that happened before…
Characterization
The methods that a writer uses to develop characters. 4 basic…
Internal conflict
Conflict that accord within a character
20 terms
Unit 1 Vocabulary Language Arts
Adulterate
Ambidextrous
Augment
Bereft
to corrupt, make worse by addition of something lesser value
able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; decietful
to make larger, increase
deprived of; made unhappy through a loss
Adulterate
to corrupt, make worse by addition of something lesser value
Ambidextrous
able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; decietful
20 terms
Language arts unit 1
Approbation
Assuage
Coalition
Decadence
The expression of approval; praise
To make easier;relieve
A combination, union for a specific purpose
Decay, deterioration; excessive self-indulgence
Approbation
The expression of approval; praise
Assuage
To make easier;relieve
27 terms
Language Arts Unit 1
Singular noun
Proper noun
Common noun
concrete noun
names one person, place, thing, or idea
a noun that names a particular place thing or idea (begins wi…
the general name of a person, place, thing,or idea
names an object that occupies space or can be recognized by a…
Singular noun
names one person, place, thing, or idea
Proper noun
a noun that names a particular place thing or idea (begins wi…
17 terms
Language Arts Unit 1
Context
Dramatic Irony
Humor
Mood
-The words that are used with a certain word or phrase and th…
-when the audience knows something that a certain character d…
-A funny or amusing quality... -The ability to be funny or to be…
-A state or quality of feeling at a particular time
Context
-The words that are used with a certain word or phrase and th…
Dramatic Irony
-when the audience knows something that a certain character d…
language arts unit 1
character devlopment
Point of view
Tone
Inference
Authors make their characters believable by using dialogue de…
The vantage point from which a story is told
The attitude expressed by the author speaker or character tow…
Using Clues the author gives to figure out information that i…
character devlopment
Authors make their characters believable by using dialogue de…
Point of view
The vantage point from which a story is told
16 terms
Language arts: Unit 1
invincible
provincial
Evince
Vinc/vict
unable to be conquered
Narrowminded limited and knowledge of the world
To establish; reflect truth
To conquer
invincible
unable to be conquered
provincial
Narrowminded limited and knowledge of the world
20 terms
Language Arts Vocab Unit 1
adage
bonanza
churlish
citadel
a proverb, wise saying
source of wealth
rude
a fortress
adage
a proverb, wise saying
bonanza
source of wealth
16 terms
Unit 1 Vocab Language Arts
Disseminate
Interpolate
Sordid
Cynicism
scatter widely
alter by putting in new words or groups of words
dirty or squalid
skepticism
Disseminate
scatter widely
Interpolate
alter by putting in new words or groups of words
language arts-unit 1
admonish
breach
brigand
circumspect
to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; to r…
an opening, gap; a violation for infraction; to create an ope…
a bandit
careful, cautious
admonish
to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; to r…
breach
an opening, gap; a violation for infraction; to create an ope…
40 terms
Language Arts Root Words Unit 1
bell
antebellum
bellicose
belligerence
From Latin, means "war"
(adj) existing before a war, especially before the American C…
(adj) warlike, aggressive, quarrelsome
(n) aggressiveness, combativeness
bell
From Latin, means "war"
antebellum
(adj) existing before a war, especially before the American C…
10 terms
Language arts vocabulary unit 1
Horizontal
Impale
Nourish
Detain
(Adjective) Parallel to level ground,at right angles to verti…
(Verb) To pierce through with any sharp pointed object. (An I…
(Verb) To feed and provide the other things necessary for lif…
(Verb) To keep from proceeding;delay;retard;to keep in custod…
Horizontal
(Adjective) Parallel to level ground,at right angles to verti…
Impale
(Verb) To pierce through with any sharp pointed object. (An I…
20 terms
Language Arts- Unit 1
Approbation
Assuage
Coalition
Decadence
Favorable opinion, praise
To calm or soothe
A temporary Union of people or organizations
Decline, decay, or deterioration
Approbation
Favorable opinion, praise
Assuage
To calm or soothe
13 terms
Language arts Vocab Unit 1
Create
Relate
Inflate
Suffix: -tion
To bring something into existence
To be connected
To fill with air ; increase by a large amount
"The act, state, or quality of"
Create
To bring something into existence
Relate
To be connected
Language Arts Vocabulary Unit 1
Euphemism
Denotation
Connotation
Break
The substitution of a mild, indirect, or vague expression for…
Dictionary definition of a word
The associated or secondary meaning of a word or expression i…
broke broken
Euphemism
The substitution of a mild, indirect, or vague expression for…
Denotation
Dictionary definition of a word
20 terms
Language Arts ~ Unit 1 Vocabulary
Analytical
Cognitive
Connotation
Contribute
Relating to the careful study of something and its parts
Relating to conscious intellectual activity
The meaning of a word including the common associations peopl…
To give or supply for a common purpose
Analytical
Relating to the careful study of something and its parts
Cognitive
Relating to conscious intellectual activity
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Language Arts Vocabulary unit 1
Abduct
Guerrillas
Buffoon
Flounder
to kidnap or carry off by force. (Abducted ducks)🐦
Members of a unusual military force working in small groups b…
One who amuses with jokes and tricks,a bumbling and ridiculou…
to move clumsily;to struggle or proceed with difficulty;also…
Abduct
to kidnap or carry off by force. (Abducted ducks)🐦
Guerrillas
Members of a unusual military force working in small groups b…
20 terms
Unit 1 Vocabulary- Language Arts
Adieu
Advent
Apex
Assimilate
(n.) farewell
(n.) an arrival; a coming into a place or view
(n.) the highest point, tip
(v.) to absorb fully or to make one's own; to adapt fully
Adieu
(n.) farewell
Advent
(n.) an arrival; a coming into a place or view
11 terms
Language arts: unit 1 vocab
Analysis
Explicit
Inference
Theme/ central idea
A careful study of something to learn about its parts, what t…
Stated clearly and in detail, leaving no room for confusion o…
A logical guess based on facts combined with ones own knowled…
-the main idea the author is telling us about ... -the message t…
Analysis
A careful study of something to learn about its parts, what t…
Explicit
Stated clearly and in detail, leaving no room for confusion o…
44 terms
Language Arts Unit 1 vocab
admonish
admonish
breach
breach
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
_________ the noisy students
(n.) An opening, gap, violation or infraction
(v.) to create an opening, break through
admonish
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
admonish
_________ the noisy students
20 terms
Language arts terms unit 1
Admonish
Breach
Brigand
Circumspect
V To caution or advise against simething,to scold mildily, to…
N An opening,gap,rupture,rift,a violation or infraction; v. T…
N a bandit, robber, outlaw, highwayman
Adj. careful, cautious
Admonish
V To caution or advise against simething,to scold mildily, to…
Breach
N An opening,gap,rupture,rift,a violation or infraction; v. T…
20 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary Unit 1
Adage
Bonanza
Chulish
Citadel
n. A proverb, wise saying
n. A rich mass of ore in a mine; something very valuable, pro…
adj. Lackingg politeness or good maners; lacking sensitibity;…
n. A fortress that overlooks and protects a city; any strong…
Adage
n. A proverb, wise saying
Bonanza
n. A rich mass of ore in a mine; something very valuable, pro…
19 terms
Unit 1 language arts vocabulary
Adjacent
Alight
Barren
Disrupt
Near to next to adjoining
To get down from step down from to come down from the air/lan…
Not productive bare
To break in or to disturb
Adjacent
Near to next to adjoining
Alight
To get down from step down from to come down from the air/lan…
11 terms
Language Arts unit 1
surgical
Energetic
Ergonomic
Vigorous
very precise; clear and accurate
active and lively
intended to decrease discomfort and maximize work
done with power, force or energy
surgical
very precise; clear and accurate
Energetic
active and lively
Language Arts UNIT 1
Candid
Cultural
digital
endurance
candid
cultural
digital
endurance
Candid
candid
Cultural
cultural
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Language Arts Unit 1
Annihilate
Correlate
Expendable
Infinitesimally
Destroy
Relate
Unessential
Miniscule
Annihilate
Destroy
Correlate
Relate
11 terms
Language Arts Unit 1
Energetic
Surgical
Ergonomic
Vigorous
Adj. active&lively
Adj. Very precise;clear and accurate
Adj. intended to decrease discomfort and maximize work
Adj. done power,force or energy
Energetic
Adj. active&lively
Surgical
Adj. Very precise;clear and accurate
10 terms
Language Arts Unit 1 Flashcards
archaic (adj)
argot (noun)
connotation (noun)... connote (verb)... conn…
denotation (noun)... denote (verb)... denota…
No longer used or applicable; ancient
The informal, specialized vocabulary or expressions of a part…
Ideas or meanings suggested by a word; associations that go b…
The most direct or specific meaning of a word
archaic (adj)
No longer used or applicable; ancient
argot (noun)
The informal, specialized vocabulary or expressions of a part…
Language Arts Unit 1
Altruistic
Ambivalent
Angular
unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others
having contrary feelings or attitudes
lean
Altruistic
unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others
Ambivalent
having contrary feelings or attitudes
20 terms
Language Arts Unit 1
Admonish
Breach
Brigand
Circumspect
To caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; to r…
An opening, gap; a violation or infraction
A bandit
Careful, cautious
Admonish
To caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; to r…
Breach
An opening, gap; a violation or infraction
10 terms
Language Arts Unit 1
Abhor (Link: Chore)
Abominate (Link: A Bomb Hate)
Abridge (Link: Bridge)
Abstruse (Link: Moose)
(Verb) To hate very much, to detest utterly.... Adj. Abhorrent…
(Verb) to dislike strongly, to regard with intense aversion o…
(Verb) to shorten; to condense; to diminish; to curtail.... Adj…
(Adjective) hard to understand... Adj. Abstruse... Chemistry is an…
Abhor (Link: Chore)
(Verb) To hate very much, to detest utterly.... Adj. Abhorrent…
Abominate (Link: A Bomb Hate)
(Verb) to dislike strongly, to regard with intense aversion o…
13 terms
Unit 1 Language Arts
Admonish
Breach
Brigand
Circumspect
To caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; to r…
An opening, gap; a violation or infraction; to create an open…
A bandit
Careful, cautious
Admonish
To caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; to r…
Breach
An opening, gap; a violation or infraction; to create an open…
41 terms
Language arts Unit 1
Analyze
Infer
evaluate
summarize
examine in detail the structure of a story or poem to interpret
"read between the lines" draw conclusions leased on evidence
form an idea based on detials
briefly state the main points- must include beginning middle,…
Analyze
examine in detail the structure of a story or poem to interpret
Infer
"read between the lines" draw conclusions leased on evidence
20 terms
language arts unit 1
admonish
breach
brigand
circumspect
to caution or advise against something to scold mildly to rem…
an opening gap rupture break rules
a bandit, robber outlaw highway man
careful cautious
admonish
to caution or advise against something to scold mildly to rem…
breach
an opening gap rupture break rules
20 terms
Unit 1 Language Arts
adage
bonanza
churlish
citadel
a proverb, wise saying
something very valuable
lacking politeness or good manners
a fortress that overlooks and protects a city
adage
a proverb, wise saying
bonanza
something very valuable
20 terms
unit 1 language arts
adage
bonanza
churlish
citadel
a proverb, wise saying
a rich mass of ore in a mine
lacking politeness or good manners
a fortress that overlooks and protects a city
adage
a proverb, wise saying
bonanza
a rich mass of ore in a mine
42 terms
Language arts unit 1
Amorphous
Barren
Bravado
Degradation
Lacking define form; having no specific shape; formless
Unproductive, unfruitful
A false show of bravery
The condition of being brought to a lower level or humiliated
Amorphous
Lacking define form; having no specific shape; formless
Barren
Unproductive, unfruitful
18 terms
language arts unit 1
pronoun
verb
adverbial phrase
phrase
Replaces a noun
Action word
A phrase that functions as an adverb
A group of words, not a subject and an adverb
pronoun
Replaces a noun
verb
Action word
24 terms
Language Arts unit 1
Genre
Denotation
Connotation
Stanza
Catogory of literature
The dictionary definition of a word
The feeling you get when you hear a word
A paragraph in poetry
Genre
Catogory of literature
Denotation
The dictionary definition of a word
9 terms
Language Arts - Unit 1
Characterization
Direct characterization
Indirect characterization
conflict
The process by which the writer reveals the personality of a…
The author tells the audience what the personality of the cha…
Shows the reader things that reveal the personality of a char…
A struggle between opposing forces... Can be external or internal
Characterization
The process by which the writer reveals the personality of a…
Direct characterization
The author tells the audience what the personality of the cha…
20 terms
Unit 1 Language Arts
adage
bonanza
churlish
citadel
(n.) a proverb, wise saying... Synonyms: maxim, aphorism
(n.) a rich mass of ore in a mine; something very valuable, p…
(adj.) lacking politeness or good manners; lacking sensitivit…
(n.) a fortress that overlooks and protects a city; any stron…
adage
(n.) a proverb, wise saying... Synonyms: maxim, aphorism
bonanza
(n.) a rich mass of ore in a mine; something very valuable, p…
20 terms
Language Arts Unit 1
adage
bonanza
churlish
citadel
(noun) a proverb, wise saying
(noun) a popular item; a rich mass of ore in a mine; somethin…
(adjective) lacking politeness or good manners; lacking sensi…
(noun) a fortress that overlooks and protects the city; any s…
adage
(noun) a proverb, wise saying
bonanza
(noun) a popular item; a rich mass of ore in a mine; somethin…
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