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Usn English 8 Vocab
aberration (n)
bequeath (v)
capitulate (v)
debilitate (v)
a deviation from what is normal or proper
to give or pass on as an inheritance
to give in; to surrender
to weaken
aberration (n)
a deviation from what is normal or proper
bequeath (v)
to give or pass on as an inheritance
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English 8 USN Vocab
aberration
bequeath
capitulate
debilitate
a deviation from what is normal/proper
to hand down
to surrender
to weaken
aberration
a deviation from what is normal/proper
bequeath
to hand down
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Gr 8 English vocab
Amid
Visage
Wailed
Wrath
Surrounded by things or people
Someone's face
To make a long high sound
Extreme anger
Amid
Surrounded by things or people
Visage
Someone's face
126 terms
English For Today gr. 8
accept
bored
can't wait
disappointed
לקבל
משועמם
לא יכול לחכות
מאוכזב
accept
לקבל
bored
משועמם
28 terms
Gr 8 English
Elements of a short story
Flat character
Dynamic character
Round character
-exposition... -rising action ... - climax... - falling action... -resolu…
Personality presented very briefly and not in depth
Characters that are very realistic. Grow and change learning…
Very realistic has many sides with a complex personality
Elements of a short story
-exposition... -rising action ... - climax... - falling action... -resolu…
Flat character
Personality presented very briefly and not in depth
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English- Gr.8 (Joshua)
internal conflict
external conflict
man vs man
man vs. nature
- conflict with himself such as man vs self
- conflict with an outside force
external conflict
external conflict
internal conflict
- conflict with himself such as man vs self
external conflict
- conflict with an outside force
15 terms
English Gr.8 Exam
Rhyme scheme
Rhyming couplet
Simile
Metaphor
ab ab, ex: I saw a cat on my way home it wore a hat and had a…
two lines that rhyme
comparison using like or as
comparison without like or as (ex: Ponyboy is pure gold)
Rhyme scheme
ab ab, ex: I saw a cat on my way home it wore a hat and had a…
Rhyming couplet
two lines that rhyme
11 terms
english vocab gr8
corroborated
intercepted
whereabouts
odyssean
confirmed
stop from reaching a destonation
n. The place in or near which a person or thing is.
relating to a character in a Greek poem by Homer.
corroborated
confirmed
intercepted
stop from reaching a destonation
25 terms
Gr8 Vocabulary - English
sporadic
inaugurate
mortar
voracious
occurring at irregular intervals or only in a few places; sca…
begin or introduce (a system, policy, or period).
a mixture of lime with cement, sand, and water, used in build…
wanting or devouring great quantities of food/engaging in an…
sporadic
occurring at irregular intervals or only in a few places; sca…
inaugurate
begin or introduce (a system, policy, or period).
33 terms
English Exam gr.8
Plot
Parts of plot
Characterization
Types of Characterization
the sequence of events in a story
Introduction... Rising Action... Climax... Falling Action... Resolution
the study of a fictional characters traits. Describes what a…
Protagonist... Antagonist ... Static... Dynamic
Plot
the sequence of events in a story
Parts of plot
Introduction... Rising Action... Climax... Falling Action... Resolution
38 terms
English test gr.8
Connotation
Denotation
Allusion
Characters
An added meaning that suggests something positive or negative
The exact meaning of a word that is stated in a dictionary
When a writer makes a reference to a person, place or event i…
Individuals who are involved in the actual plot of the story…
Connotation
An added meaning that suggests something positive or negative
Denotation
The exact meaning of a word that is stated in a dictionary
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english unit 9 (gr.8)
apt
awry
bludgeon
capitulate
Synonyms: Appropriate, fit, proper, liable ... Antonyms: inappro…
Synonyms: crooked, askew, amiss
A short club used as a weapon; to strike with the heavy club;…
To end resistance, give up, surrender, throw in the towel... ant…
apt
Synonyms: Appropriate, fit, proper, liable ... Antonyms: inappro…
awry
Synonyms: crooked, askew, amiss
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English - Gr 10 - Vocab #8
Rapt
Implore
Ingratitude
Impede
totally engaged with and immersed in a person or activity
to make a request, emotionally and genuinely
forgetfulness of or a poor return for kindness received
to delay progress or prevent someone from reaching a goal
Rapt
totally engaged with and immersed in a person or activity
Implore
to make a request, emotionally and genuinely
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English Mid-Term GR8
Theme
Symbols
Point of View
Purpose
a sentence that conveys the message that the author wants to…
represents something bigger.
person's perspective, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, or 3rd person unlimited.
reason the author wrote the piece.
Theme
a sentence that conveys the message that the author wants to…
Symbols
represents something bigger.
55 terms
GR 8 ENGLISH LITERARY TERMS
simile
metaphor
onomatopoeia
alliteration
a comparison between two unlike things using the words like,…
the comparison of two unlike things using verbs such as is, w…
a word that is pronounced the same as the sound made Example:…
the repetition of the initial consonant sound Ex. slippery, s…
simile
a comparison between two unlike things using the words like,…
metaphor
the comparison of two unlike things using verbs such as is, w…
30 terms
English Gr 8 Term 1
Barbaric
Progressive
Notion
Virtue
Cruel and violent and not as expected from people who are edu…
Continious
An idea,a belief or an understanding of something
Behavior that show high standards
Barbaric
Cruel and violent and not as expected from people who are edu…
Progressive
Continious
Poets/ Poems Gr8 English
Afua Cooper
Amy Lowell
Joseph Bruchac
Felice Holman
And I Remember
Shooting the Sun
Birdfoots Grandpa
Who Am I
Afua Cooper
And I Remember
Amy Lowell
Shooting the Sun
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Literary terms. Gr.8 English
alliteration
antagonist
assonance
biography
used for poetic effect of the initial sounds of several words…
a person or force which opposes the protagonist in a literary…
the repetition of vowel sounds in a literary work, especially…
the story of a person' life written by someone other than the…
alliteration
used for poetic effect of the initial sounds of several words…
antagonist
a person or force which opposes the protagonist in a literary…
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Gr. 8 English Spelling Exam
dissimilar
fishhook
illegible
irrelevant
dissimilar
fishhook
illegible
irrelevant
dissimilar
dissimilar
fishhook
fishhook
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English Vocab Lesson 8 - Gr 10
divulge
docile
dogmatic
dole
to reveal something private or secret
easy to teach or manage
stating an opinion in an authoritative, superior, or arrogant…
to distribute; to give out sparingly
divulge
to reveal something private or secret
docile
easy to teach or manage
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English Vocabulary Lesson 8 - Gr 7
buff
candor
composure
condolence
an enthusiast
honesty; directness
calmness
sympathy
buff
an enthusiast
candor
honesty; directness
6 terms
English: Perfect Tenses (Gr. 8, 2nd Qtr.)
Tense
Perfect Tense
Present Perfect Tense
Past Perfect Tense
- indicates the time of the action or state of being expresse…
- indicate that something happened or existed before a specif…
- describes an action that happened at an indefinite time in…
- describes an action that took place in the past before anot…
Tense
- indicates the time of the action or state of being expresse…
Perfect Tense
- indicate that something happened or existed before a specif…
9 terms
Gr1 Unit 8 English Vocabulary
Animal
Life Cycle
Parent
Stage
any living thing other than a plant.
a series of stages of growth and development.
a father or a mother.
a single step in a cycle.
Animal
any living thing other than a plant.
Life Cycle
a series of stages of growth and development.
15 terms
English: Idioms (Gr, 8, 2nd Qtr.)
All sizzle and no steak
Bite off more than you can chew
Burst someone's bubble
Butter (somebody) up
- a thing or person which fails to measure up to its descript…
- to decide or agree to do more than one can accomplish
- to destroy someone's illusion or delusion... - to destroy some…
- to praise or flatter excessively
All sizzle and no steak
- a thing or person which fails to measure up to its descript…
Bite off more than you can chew
- to decide or agree to do more than one can accomplish
6 terms
English: Plot Structure (Gr. 8, 1st Qtr.)
Exposition
Rising Action
Conflict
Climax
- the introduction where the reader gets information one need…
- made up of events that advance the story until its crucial…
- a struggle between two people or things in a short story... -…
- the highest point of interest ... - turning point of the story…
Exposition
- the introduction where the reader gets information one need…
Rising Action
- made up of events that advance the story until its crucial…
11 terms
English: Modals (Gr. 8, 2nd Qtr.)
Modal
Can
Could
May
- a helping (or auxiliary) berb that is joined with a main ve…
- ABILITY... - I can tweet about it.... - I can share FB posts abou…
- ABILITY IN THE PAST... - He asked if the president could solve…
- PERMISSION... - May I share your post?... - POSSIBILITY (more lik…
Modal
- a helping (or auxiliary) berb that is joined with a main ve…
Can
- ABILITY... - I can tweet about it.... - I can share FB posts abou…
7 terms
English: Plot Structure (Gr. 8, 1st Qtr)
Plot
Exposition
Rising Action
Conflict
-the structure of a story or sequence of events... -has six majo…
-the introduction where the reader gets info one needs to und…
-made up of events that advance the story until its crucial p…
-a struggle between two people or things in a short story... -th…
Plot
-the structure of a story or sequence of events... -has six majo…
Exposition
-the introduction where the reader gets info one needs to und…
9 terms
English: Voice of Verbs (Gr. 8, 1st Qtr)
Voice
Active
Passive
Active past
- transitive verbs... - requires a DIRECT OBJECT (receiver of th…
- subject is the "doer" of the action... - generally more alive…
- subject is the "receiver" of the action... - preferable when d…
Regular: -ed form... Irregular: depends
Voice
- transitive verbs... - requires a DIRECT OBJECT (receiver of th…
Active
- subject is the "doer" of the action... - generally more alive…
19 terms
Gr. 8 - English Unit 2 Lesson 10
Querying
Subversion
Purloined
Loitering
asking about something
being overtaken or overthrown.
stolen, especially in a stealthy way
to hang around a place without any reason to be there.
Querying
asking about something
Subversion
being overtaken or overthrown.
7 terms
English: Figures of Speech (Gr. 8, 1st Qtr.)
Figures of Speech
Hyperbole
Onomatopoeia
Apostrophe
- the ways of making language figurative
- makes use of exaggeration for the purpose of emphasis or po…
- the imitation of natural sounds
- addresses the absent as if it were present, or the inanimat…
Figures of Speech
- the ways of making language figurative
Hyperbole
- makes use of exaggeration for the purpose of emphasis or po…
30 terms
Gr. 8 English - To Kill A Mockingbird Characters
Atticus
Jem
Scout
Calpurnia
- Protagonist ... - Father of Scout and Jem ... - Lawyer for Tom Ro…
- Short for Jeremy ... - Scout's brother ... - Scout's protector an…
- Older version of Scout is the narrator ... - Telling audience…
- African-American housekeeper/maid for Finches ... - Like a mot…
Atticus
- Protagonist ... - Father of Scout and Jem ... - Lawyer for Tom Ro…
Jem
- Short for Jeremy ... - Scout's brother ... - Scout's protector an…
27 terms
English: Poetry and Prose (Gr. 8, 1st Qtr.)
Poetry
Prose
Classification of Poetry
Epic
- a complsition written for performance by the human voice... -…
- sentences... - paragraphs... - straight forward language
- Epic... - Dramatic... - Lyric... - Freeverse
- long narrative poem on a great and serious subject
Poetry
- a complsition written for performance by the human voice... -…
Prose
- sentences... - paragraphs... - straight forward language
English Compound Subjects and Collective Nouns Gr. 8
what if the compound subject is one pe…
what if the compound subject is two se…
what if the compound subject is procee…
what if a compound subject is connecte…
Singular verb ... ex. The president and manager is my friend.... ex…
use a plural ver... ex. dogs and cats are
use a singular verb... ex. many a dog and cat has lived..... every…
the verb agrees with the verb closest to it... ex. neither the l…
what if the compound subject is one pe…
Singular verb ... ex. The president and manager is my friend.... ex…
what if the compound subject is two se…
use a plural ver... ex. dogs and cats are
7 terms
English: Figures of Speech (Gr. 8, 1st Qtr)
Figures of Speech
Hyperbole
Onomatopoeia
Apostrophe
the ways of making language figurative
makes use of exaggeration for the purpose of emphasis or poet…
the imitation of natural sounds
addresses the absent as if it were present, or the inanimate…
Figures of Speech
the ways of making language figurative
Hyperbole
makes use of exaggeration for the purpose of emphasis or poet…
9 terms
English 1 grammar yay gr8 yayayayaayy
verbals
gerunds
participle
infinitives
words based on a verrb,, ex: gerunds, participle, infinitive
(verbal) ends in -ing, FUNCTIONS AS A NOUN
(verbal) ends in -ing or -ed FUNCTIONS AS AN ADJECTIVE
(verbal) has the world "to" in front FUNCTIONS AS A NOUN
verbals
words based on a verrb,, ex: gerunds, participle, infinitive
gerunds
(verbal) ends in -ing, FUNCTIONS AS A NOUN
20 terms
English Vocab GR.9 PT.8
Titanic
Saturnine
Martial
Odyssey
Adj. having great magnitude, force, or power.
Adj. melancholy or sullen.
Adj. having or relating to war or a warrior.
N. A long or wandering voyage marked by many changes of fortu…
Titanic
Adj. having great magnitude, force, or power.
Saturnine
Adj. melancholy or sullen.
15 terms
lesson 8!! english!! gr8 b8 m8!!!
Concoct... (Coquo, Coquere, Coxi, Coctum…
Cuisine... (Coquo, Coquere, Coxi, Coctum…
Precocious... (Coquo, Coquere, Coxi, Coc…
Carnivorous... (Voro, Vorare, Voravi, Vo…
1. To mix ingredients, as in cooking.... 2. To invent or devise.…
A characteristic style of cooking.... to cook
Showing unusually early development, especially mentally.... to…
Meat-eating.... to devour
Concoct... (Coquo, Coquere, Coxi, Coctum…
1. To mix ingredients, as in cooking.... 2. To invent or devise.…
Cuisine... (Coquo, Coquere, Coxi, Coctum…
A characteristic style of cooking.... to cook
32 terms
The Thirteen English Colonies ch4 Gr8
legislature
proprietary colony
royal colony
import
a group of people who have the power to make laws
a colony given by the king in return for yearly payment
colony under the direct control of the English Crown
goods that are brought into a country
legislature
a group of people who have the power to make laws
proprietary colony
a colony given by the king in return for yearly payment
16 terms
Gr. 8 - English: Unbroken Vocabulary Lessons 8-10
bonhomie
garnish
delusory
lauded
Friendliness, open and simple good heartedness
(v.) to adorn or decorate, especially food; (n.) an ornament…
misleading, deceptive; Imaginative
Praised; glorified
bonhomie
Friendliness, open and simple good heartedness
garnish
(v.) to adorn or decorate, especially food; (n.) an ornament…
english II H. super gr8 study vocab!
Oscillate
Vascillate
Fallacy
Truism
Rotate (like a fan)... -waver between extremes of opinion, actio…
go back and forth... -alternate or waver between different opini…
a mistake or something that is untrue... -a mistaken belief, esp…
an obvious truth... -a statement that is obviously true and says…
Oscillate
Rotate (like a fan)... -waver between extremes of opinion, actio…
Vascillate
go back and forth... -alternate or waver between different opini…
19 terms
English: Subject-Verb Agreement (Gr. 8, 1st Qtr.)
Singular Verb (-s/-es)
Plural Verb
Plural Verb
Singular Verb
- a singular subject takes a...
- a plural subject takes a...
- compound subjects joined by AND usually take a...
- if the two subjects separated by AND refer to the same pers…
Singular Verb (-s/-es)
- a singular subject takes a...
Plural Verb
- a plural subject takes a...
20 terms
Ninivaggi Gr.8 The Cage Vocabulary [ Hernandez English ELA ]
ashen
compassion
obstinate
morale
pale gray color; pale from shock, fear or illness
sympathy, pity, and concern for the sufferings of misfortunes…
stubborn; inflexible; refuse to change one's opinion or cours…
the confidence, enthusiasm, and discipline of a person or group
ashen
pale gray color; pale from shock, fear or illness
compassion
sympathy, pity, and concern for the sufferings of misfortunes…
57 terms
Gr 8 - Spanish ER IR Sentences English to Spanish
After class, are you going to a cafe w…
You'll come home? / Are you coming home?
You 're going to eat a sandwich? / Are…
You'll have a drink? / Are you going t…
Sí , Después de la clase , me voy a la cafetería con mis amig…
Sí , voy a volver a casa .
Sí , voy a comer el bocadillo .
Sí , voy a tomar una copa.
After class, are you going to a cafe w…
Sí , Después de la clase , me voy a la cafetería con mis amig…
You'll come home? / Are you coming home?
Sí , voy a volver a casa .
40 terms
Gr. 8 English - Vocabulary Workshop Level C Units 3-4
Allot
Amass
Audacious
Comply
To assign or distribute in shares or portions
To bring together, collect, gather, especially for oneself; t…
Bold, adventurous, recklessly daring
To yield to a request or command
Allot
To assign or distribute in shares or portions
Amass
To bring together, collect, gather, especially for oneself; t…
57 terms
Gr 8 - Spanish ER IR Sentences Spanish to English Translation
Después de las clases, vas a ir a un c…
Vas a regresar a casa?
Vas a comer un bocadillo?
Vas a tomar un refresco?
After class, are you going to a cafe with friends?
You'll come home? / Are you coming home?
You 're going to eat a sandwich? / Are you going to eat a san…
You'll have a drink? / Are you going to have a drink?
Después de las clases, vas a ir a un c…
After class, are you going to a cafe with friends?
Vas a regresar a casa?
You'll come home? / Are you coming home?
34 terms
Mr Mike's I LIKE ENGLISH B1 - Lesson 8 (GR) @kedu
inventor
dentist
psychiatrist
birth
εφευρέτης
οδοντίατρος
ψυχιάτρος
γέννα
inventor
εφευρέτης
dentist
οδοντίατρος
ENGLISH EXAM: THE GR8 GATS & DEATH OF A SALESDUDE
Fitzgermals met his wife at a ____ ___…
Name 3 of the most dominant influences…
The Fitzgerald's had one DAUGHTER named
Fitz had a famous friend named
Country Club... Zelda... The Golden Girl
Alcohol, Zelda, Princeton
Scotty
Earnest Hemingway
Fitzgermals met his wife at a ____ ___…
Country Club... Zelda... The Golden Girl
Name 3 of the most dominant influences…
Alcohol, Zelda, Princeton
ENGLISH EXAM: GR8 EXPECTATIONS & A FAREWELL 2 ARMZ
Name the author of GE
One theme of GE
Name 2 characters in GE
Where does Pip first encounter the con…
Charles Dickens
obedience
Pip and Joe
the graveyard
Name the author of GE
Charles Dickens
One theme of GE
obedience
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English Decoding-Set 3 of 4 Cards (8 of 14) Blue - 1st Gr Sharp (E on End)
rude
dump
rode
dusk
r u d e
d u m p
r o d e
d u s k
rude
r u d e
dump
d u m p
16 terms
English Decoding-Set 2 of 4 Cards (8 of 14) Yellow - 1st Gr Sharp
barge
clerk
swore
curl
b ar g e
c l er k
s w or e
c ur l
barge
b ar g e
clerk
c l er k
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