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AP English Vocab Unit 2
Aegis
Apprise
Bibulous
Claque
(n.) protection; patronage; sponsorship... SYNONYMS: auspices
(v.) to inform of; to make aware of by giving oral or written…
(adj.) fond of or inclined to drink; absorbent... SYNONYMS: ineb…
(n.) a group of people hired to applaud a performer or perfor…
Aegis
(n.) protection; patronage; sponsorship... SYNONYMS: auspices
Apprise
(v.) to inform of; to make aware of by giving oral or written…
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AP English - Unit 2 Vocabulary
accost
animadversion
avid
brackish
(v.) to approach and speak to first.
(n.) a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval.
(adj.) desirous of something to the point of greed; intensely…
(adj.) having a salty taste and unpleasant to drink.
accost
(v.) to approach and speak to first.
animadversion
(n.) a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval.
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AP English Unit 2 Vocab
Accost
Animadversion
Avid
Brackish
(v.) to approach and speak to first; to confront in a challen…
(n) a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
(adj) desirous of something to the point of greed; intensely…
(adj) having a salty taste and unpleasant to drink
Accost
(v.) to approach and speak to first; to confront in a challen…
Animadversion
(n) a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
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AP English Vocab Unit 2
Ancillary
Bedlam
Convocation
Desist
aiding or accessory, subordinate to the main thing, supplemen…
a place or scene of wild and mad uproar; an extremely confusi…
an assembly where there is a coming together
to cease from doing something
Ancillary
aiding or accessory, subordinate to the main thing, supplemen…
Bedlam
a place or scene of wild and mad uproar; an extremely confusi…
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AP english vocab unit 2
accost
animadversion
avid
brackish
to approach and speak to first; to confront in a challenging…
a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
desirous of something to the point of greed; intensely eager
having a salty taste and unpleasant to drink
accost
to approach and speak to first; to confront in a challenging…
animadversion
a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
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English AP unit 2 vocab
Ameliorate
Aplomb
Bombastic
Callow
(v.) to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming…
(n.) poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularit…
(adj.) pompous or overblown in language; full of high-soundin…
(adj.) without experience; immature, not fully developed; lac…
Ameliorate
(v.) to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming…
Aplomb
(n.) poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularit…
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AP English unit 2
Admonish
Akimbo
Lassitude
Muse
(Verb w/ object): to caution, advise, or counsel against some…
(Adjective, adverb) : hands on hip and elbows bent
(Noun): weariness of the body or mind from strain; a conditio…
(Verb): to think or mediate in silence, as on a subject
Admonish
(Verb w/ object): to caution, advise, or counsel against some…
Akimbo
(Adjective, adverb) : hands on hip and elbows bent
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AP English Unit 2
aegis (n.)
apprise (v.)
bibulous (adj.)
claque (n.)
protection; patronage; sponsorship
to inform of; to make aware of by giving oral or written notice
fond of or inclined to drink; absorbent
a group of people hired to applaud a performer or performance…
aegis (n.)
protection; patronage; sponsorship
apprise (v.)
to inform of; to make aware of by giving oral or written notice
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AP English Unit 2
Adroit (adj)
Amicable (adj)
Averse (adj)
Belligerent (adj)
Skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
Peaceable, friendly
Having deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling
Given to fighting, warlike, combative aggressive; (n) one at…
Adroit (adj)
Skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
Amicable (adj)
Peaceable, friendly
Unit 2 AP English
Accost
Animadversion
Avid
Brackish
To approach and speak first, confront in a challenging or agg…
A comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
Intensely eager, desirous of something to the point of greed
Having a salty taste and unpleasant to drink
Accost
To approach and speak first, confront in a challenging or agg…
Animadversion
A comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
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AP English Unit 2
ephemeral (ephemera)
esoteric
expiate
fiasco
(adj.) short-lived, fleeting
(adj.) hidden, secret
(v.) to atone for, make amends for
(n.) complete, utter failure
ephemeral (ephemera)
(adj.) short-lived, fleeting
esoteric
(adj.) hidden, secret
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Unit 2 AP english
adjorn
alien
comely
compensate
V. to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
(v.) to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfe…
having a pleasing appearance
to make up for; to repay for services
adjorn
V. to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
alien
(v.) to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfe…
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AP English Unit 2
Lesson 1 Objectives
Goethe's recipe for Faust
Part 1
Part 2
1. to identify allusions used in literature... 2. to comprehend…
...
1. The devil and God make a wager regarding Dr. Faust.... 2. Fau…
1. Faust awakes from a deep sleep with a renewed sense of hop…
Lesson 1 Objectives
1. to identify allusions used in literature... 2. to comprehend…
Goethe's recipe for Faust
...
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AP English Unit 2
accost
animadversion
avid
brackish
to approach and speak to first
a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
intensely eager
having a salty taste and unpleasant to drink
accost
to approach and speak to first
animadversion
a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
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Ap English unit 2
ameliorate
aplomb
bombastic
callow
to improve
great self-confidence
pompous
immature
ameliorate
to improve
aplomb
great self-confidence
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AP english Unit 2
stanch
staunch
extant
restive
to stop the flow of
firm and steadfast
still in existence, not destroyed
resisting authority;difficult to control, restless; fidgety
stanch
to stop the flow of
staunch
firm and steadfast
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AP ENGLISH UNIT 2 VOCABULARY
Accost
Animadversion
Celerity
Brackish
(V) To approach and speak to first; to comfront in a challeng…
(N) A comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval... Syn…
(N) Swiftness, rapidity of motion or action.... Syn-promptness,…
(Adj.) Having a salty taste and unpleasant to drink... Syn-brin…
Accost
(V) To approach and speak to first; to comfront in a challeng…
Animadversion
(N) A comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval... Syn…
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Ap English unit 2
Aegis
Apprise
Bibulous
Claque
Protection, patronage, sponsership
To inform of; to make aware of by giving oral or written notice
Fond of or inclined to drink; absorbent
A group of people hired to applaud a performer or performance…
Aegis
Protection, patronage, sponsership
Apprise
To inform of; to make aware of by giving oral or written notice
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AP English Unit 2
admonish
adroit
affront
allay
to reprove mildly and kindly, but seriously; to caution or warn
clever; skillful; expert
n. a deliberate public insult; v. to insult openly, to offend
to lessen; to relieve; to calm
admonish
to reprove mildly and kindly, but seriously; to caution or warn
adroit
clever; skillful; expert
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AP English Vocab unit 2
ex officio
infringe
callow
ameliorate
(adj., adv.) by virtue of holding a certain office
(v.) to violate, trespass, go beyond recognized bounds
(adj.) without experience; immature, not fully developed; lac…
(v.) to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
ex officio
(adj., adv.) by virtue of holding a certain office
infringe
(v.) to violate, trespass, go beyond recognized bounds
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Unit 2 AP English
stanch
staunch
extant
restive
to stop the flow of
firm and steadfast; true
still in existence; not destroyed
resisting authority; difficult to control
stanch
to stop the flow of
staunch
firm and steadfast; true
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Ap English unit 2
Ameliorate
Aplomb
Bombastic
Callow
To improve or make better
Poise, great self confidence
Overblown in language
Immature, without experience
Ameliorate
To improve or make better
Aplomb
Poise, great self confidence
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AP English Unit 2
Gen
Degenerate
Engender
Genre
kind
A corrupt wrongdoer
to bring about; to produce
A kind or type of art
Gen
kind
Degenerate
A corrupt wrongdoer
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PreAP English I: Unit 2 Vocabulary
adjourn
alien
comely
compensate
(v.) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place.…
(n.) a citizen of another country; (adj.) foreign, strange.... S…
(adj.) having a pleasing appearance.... SYN: good-looking, attra…
(v.) to make up for; to repay for services.... SYN: pay back, re…
adjourn
(v.) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place.…
alien
(n.) a citizen of another country; (adj.) foreign, strange.... S…
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Unit 2 Ap english
ameliorate
aplomb
bombastic
callow
(v) to improve, make better,correct flaw or shortcoming
(n) poise,assurance,great self-confidence ; perpendicularity
(adj) pompous or overblown in language ; full of high soundin…
(adj) without experience ; immature, not fully developed; lac…
ameliorate
(v) to improve, make better,correct flaw or shortcoming
aplomb
(n) poise,assurance,great self-confidence ; perpendicularity
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AP English Unit 2
appall
cognizant
commiserate
expedient
to shock, to horrify, dismay.
conscious of, aware
express sorrow, to sympathize, express compassion
self-interested
appall
to shock, to horrify, dismay.
cognizant
conscious of, aware
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Unit 2 AP English
Universal Symbol
Invested Symbol
Neutral Diction
High Diction
A type of symbol that embodies universally recognizable meani…
A type of symbol that is given meaning by the way an author u…
A type of diction that maintains the proper language of forma…
A type of diction that follows formal rules. Uses longer word…
Universal Symbol
A type of symbol that embodies universally recognizable meani…
Invested Symbol
A type of symbol that is given meaning by the way an author u…
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PreAP English I: Unit 2 Vocabulary
adjourn
alien
comely
compensate
(v.) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place.…
(n.) a citizen of another country; (adj.) foreign, strange.... S…
(adj.) having a pleasing appearance.... SYN: good-looking, attra…
(v.) to make up for; to repay for services.... SYN: pay back, re…
adjourn
(v.) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place.…
alien
(n.) a citizen of another country; (adj.) foreign, strange.... S…
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PreAP English II: Unit 2 Vocabulary
adroit
amicable
averse
belligerent
(adj.) skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind.... SYN:…
(adj.) peaceable, friendly.... SYN: congenial, neighborly, cordi…
(adj.) having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling.... SYN…
(adj.) given to fighting, warlike; combative, aggressive; (n.…
adroit
(adj.) skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind.... SYN:…
amicable
(adj.) peaceable, friendly.... SYN: congenial, neighborly, cordi…
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AP English 3 - Unit 2 Vocabulary
accost Ac(cost)
animadversion Animad(ver)sion
avid (Av)id
brackish (Brack)ish
(v.) to approach and speak to first.
(n.) a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval.
(adj.) desirous of something to the point of greed; intensely…
(adj.) having a salty taste and unpleasant to drink.
accost Ac(cost)
(v.) to approach and speak to first.
animadversion Animad(ver)sion
(n.) a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval.
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AP English Level H Unit 2
aegis
apprise
bibulous
claque
protection; patronage; sponsorship
to inform of; to make aware of by giving oral or written notice
fond of or inclined to drink; absorbent
a group of people hired to applaud a performer or performance…
aegis
protection; patronage; sponsorship
apprise
to inform of; to make aware of by giving oral or written notice
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AP English Vocabulary Unit 2
Ameliorate (Verb)
Aplomb (Noun)
Bombastic (adjective)
Callow (adjective)
To improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming.... "The…
Poise, assurance, great self-confidence... "Jerome passed the t…
Pompous or overblown in language; full of high-sounding words…
Without experience; immature, not fully developed, lacking so…
Ameliorate (Verb)
To improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming.... "The…
Aplomb (Noun)
Poise, assurance, great self-confidence... "Jerome passed the t…
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English AP Unit 2 Vocab
Accost
Animadversion
Avid
Brackish
(Verb) To approach and speak. Not afraid to approach stranger.
(Noun) A comment indicating strong critisim or disapproval.
(Adjective) Deserious of something to the point of greed, int…
(Adjective) Having a salty taste and unpleasent to drink.
Accost
(Verb) To approach and speak. Not afraid to approach stranger.
Animadversion
(Noun) A comment indicating strong critisim or disapproval.
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AP English 11 Unit 2 Tone Vocabulary
Acerbic
Allusive
Antagonistic
Bantering
Bitter in taste or demeanor
Hinting at or giving reference to
Opposition, or opposed to; fighting against
Good-humored, playful a back and forth verbal teasing or joking
Acerbic
Bitter in taste or demeanor
Allusive
Hinting at or giving reference to
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AP English Vocabulary Unit 2
Avid
Halcyon
Devious
Accost
(Adj) desirous of something to the point of greed; intensely…
(Adj) calm and peaceful, carefree; prosperous, successful, ha…
(adj.) straying or wandering from a straight or direct course…
(V.) approach and speak first to a person
Avid
(Adj) desirous of something to the point of greed; intensely…
Halcyon
(Adj) calm and peaceful, carefree; prosperous, successful, ha…
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AP ENGLISH vocab unit 2
Transcends
Dispels
Construes
Laments
(V) ... To go beyond
(V)... To make a feeling, belief, or rumor disappear
(V) ... To interpret in a certain way
(V)... To mourn or express grief
Transcends
(V) ... To go beyond
Dispels
(V)... To make a feeling, belief, or rumor disappear
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Vocab Unit 2.1 AP English
Amellorate
Bombtastic
Callow
Drivel
To improve or make better ... Synonyms- Amend, Better... Antonym- W…
too elaborate; exaggerated... Synonyms- Pretentious, Inflated... An…
immature or inexperienced... Synonyms- raw, green... Antonyms- matu…
nonsense talk ; foolishness... Synonyms- Hogwash
Amellorate
To improve or make better ... Synonyms- Amend, Better... Antonym- W…
Bombtastic
too elaborate; exaggerated... Synonyms- Pretentious, Inflated... An…
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Unit 2 AP English
Chicanery
Parcity
Acrimony
Ebullient
Trickery in deception through fallacious reasoning
Scarcity
Bitterness, discord
Extremely lively
Chicanery
Trickery in deception through fallacious reasoning
Parcity
Scarcity
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AP English Vocab Unit 2
Degenerate (n.)
Engender (v.)
Genre (n.)
Cognate (adj.)
corrupt wrongdoer... Latin root: Gen
To bring about; produce... Latin root: Gen
A kind or type of Art... Latin root: Gen
Related to or coming from the same source... Latin root: Nasc, Nat
Degenerate (n.)
corrupt wrongdoer... Latin root: Gen
Engender (v.)
To bring about; produce... Latin root: Gen
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AP English Vocab Unit 2
accost
animadversion
avid
brackish
v. to approach and speak first; to confront in a challenging…
n. a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
adj. desirous of something to the point of greed; intensely e…
adj. having a salty taste and unpleasant to drink
accost
v. to approach and speak first; to confront in a challenging…
animadversion
n. a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
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AP English Unit 2 Vocabulary
ameliorate... (verb)
aplomb... (noun)
bombastic... (adjective)
callow... (adjective)
:to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming... syno…
:poise, assurance, great self-confidence... synonyms: nonchalan…
:pompous or overblown in language; full of high-sounding word…
:without experience; immature, not fully developed, lacking s…
ameliorate... (verb)
:to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming... syno…
aplomb... (noun)
:poise, assurance, great self-confidence... synonyms: nonchalan…
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Ap English vocab unit 2
arduous
avarice
vigilance
disposition
characterized by effort to the point of exhaustion
reprehensible acquisitiveness; insatiable desire for wealth
the process of paying close and continuous attention
your usual mood
arduous
characterized by effort to the point of exhaustion
avarice
reprehensible acquisitiveness; insatiable desire for wealth
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AP English unit 2
Aegis
Apprise
Bibulous
Claque
Protection; patronage; sponsorship
To inform of; to make aware of by giving oral or written notice
Fond of or inclined to drink; absorbent
A group of people hired to applaud a performer or performance
Aegis
Protection; patronage; sponsorship
Apprise
To inform of; to make aware of by giving oral or written notice
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AP English Unit 2
5 epic hero traits (+ in Beowulf)
Kenning (+ in Beowulf)
Epithet
Alliteration
-Noble birth: Beowulf was high-born and powerful, there was n…
short, often hyphenated metaphorical descriptions used in pla…
descriptive expression often preceding or following a name, M…
repetition of the original consonant sound in two or more wor…
5 epic hero traits (+ in Beowulf)
-Noble birth: Beowulf was high-born and powerful, there was n…
Kenning (+ in Beowulf)
short, often hyphenated metaphorical descriptions used in pla…
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AP English Level H Unit 2
Aegis
Apprise
Bibulous
Claque
(n.) Protection; patronage; sponsorship
(v.) To inform of; to make aware of by giving oral or written…
(adj.) Fond of or inclined to drink; absorbent
(n.) A group of people hired to applaud a performer or perfor…
Aegis
(n.) Protection; patronage; sponsorship
Apprise
(v.) To inform of; to make aware of by giving oral or written…
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AP ENGLISH UNIT 2
Ameliorate
Aplomb
Bombastic
Callow
To make or grow better
Self Confident assurance
Pompous in speech or writing
Immature
Ameliorate
To make or grow better
Aplomb
Self Confident assurance
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AP English Unit 2
Ameliorate
Aplomb
Bombastic
Callow
To improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming... Synony…
Poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity... Syn…
Pompous or overblown in language; full of high-sounding words…
Without experience; immature, not fully developed; lacking so…
Ameliorate
To improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming... Synony…
Aplomb
Poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity... Syn…
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AP English Unit 2 Terms
Ameliorate
Aplomb
Bombastic
Callow
(v.) To improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
(n.) Poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity
(adj.) Pompous or over blown in language; full of high-soundi…
(adj.) Without experience; immature, not fully developed; lac…
Ameliorate
(v.) To improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
Aplomb
(n.) Poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity
20 terms
AP English Unit 2
Accost
Animadversion
Avid
Brackish
V. to approach and speak to first; to confront in a challengi…
N. a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
Adj. desirous of something to the point of greed; intensely e…
Adj. having a salty taste and unpleasant to drink
Accost
V. to approach and speak to first; to confront in a challengi…
Animadversion
N. a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
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Unit 2 AP English
Connotation
Contenplative
Convey
Deductive
Idea or feeling that a word invokes in addition to its litera…
Expressing or involving prolonged thought
Communicate; make something known or understandable
Based on reason and logical analysis or available facts
Connotation
Idea or feeling that a word invokes in addition to its litera…
Contenplative
Expressing or involving prolonged thought
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