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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…
Vocabulary 10 English Language Arts
impending
ferret
engross
devise
about to happen, hanging over in a menacing way
a kind of weasel;(v.)to search or hunt out; to torment, badger
to occupy the complete attention, absorb fully
to think out, plan, figure out, invent, create
impending
about to happen, hanging over in a menacing way
ferret
a kind of weasel;(v.)to search or hunt out; to torment, badger
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AP Language Arts Vocabulary 9-10
Parallelism/Parallel Structucre
Parody
Pedantic
Point of view
Grammarical or rhetorical framing of words, phrases, sentence…
Work that closely imitates style or content of another work w…
Adjective that describes words, phrases, or general tone that…
Angle of seeing things, which shows readers/audience the opin…
Parallelism/Parallel Structucre
Grammarical or rhetorical framing of words, phrases, sentence…
Parody
Work that closely imitates style or content of another work w…
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AP English Language Arts
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Language Arts 10 Vocabulary
admonish
breach
brigand
circumspect
(v.) to caution against something
(n.) a violation
(n) a bandit or robber
(adj.) careful, cautious
admonish
(v.) to caution against something
breach
(n.) a violation
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AP 10 Language Arts
Whats a drama and whats the sequence?
define plot climax and resolution
What are the elements of drama?
Tragedy
Written script performed by actors/ plot, climax, resolution
plot- Struggle that sparks a sequence... climax- point of high i…
Acts+ Scenes- basic DIVISION of drama/ Acts contain scenes.…
Is a type of play. traces the downfall of main character, or…
Whats a drama and whats the sequence?
Written script performed by actors/ plot, climax, resolution
define plot climax and resolution
plot- Struggle that sparks a sequence... climax- point of high i…
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…
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AP Language Arts Vocabulary
ad hominem
allegory
alliteration
assonance
Latin for "against the man". An argument that appeals to emot…
A story or visual image with a second distinct meaning partia…
The repetition of the same sound- usually the initial consona…
The repetition of identical sound vowels in syllables of neig…
ad hominem
Latin for "against the man". An argument that appeals to emot…
allegory
A story or visual image with a second distinct meaning partia…
69 terms
Honors 10 English Language Arts Vocabulary
alliteration
allusion
antagonist
archetypes
the repetition of initial consonant sounds in words that are…
a reference made to a well-known person, event, or place from…
the force that opposes or struggles against the main character
universal symbols - images, characters, motifs, or patterns -…
alliteration
the repetition of initial consonant sounds in words that are…
allusion
a reference made to a well-known person, event, or place from…
35 terms
English Language Arts Vocabulary
synonym
hyperbole
metaphor
simile
a word that has the same meaning as another word
A figure of speech using deliberate exaggeration or overstate…
A comparison without using like or as
A comparison of two things using like or as
synonym
a word that has the same meaning as another word
hyperbole
A figure of speech using deliberate exaggeration or overstate…
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AP language arts vocabulary
metallurgy
aphorism
iconoclastic
encapsulate
The art or science of extracting a metal from ores, as by sme…
a pithy observation that contains a general truth
characterized by attack on cherished beliefs or institutions.
enclose (something) in or as if in a capsule.
metallurgy
The art or science of extracting a metal from ores, as by sme…
aphorism
a pithy observation that contains a general truth
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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…
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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…
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English-Language Arts Vocabulary
cite
evidence
inference
theme
to quote directly or indirectly from a text
support for an idea or claim
drawing a conclusion on the basis of circumstantial evidence
the underlying meaning or lesson of a text
cite
to quote directly or indirectly from a text
evidence
support for an idea or claim
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English Language Arts Vocabulary
analyze
main idea
details
text features
to examine the structure of a text in order to explain or int…
what the article/story is mostly about
statements that give more information about the main idea
components of a story not including the main body including (…
analyze
to examine the structure of a text in order to explain or int…
main idea
what the article/story is mostly about
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AP Language Arts 10/19-10/23 Vocabulary
Cajole
Callous
Capitulate
Capricious
verb... persuade someone to do something by sustained coaxing or…
adjective... 1.... showing or having an insensitive and cruel disre…
verb... cease to resist an opponent or an unwelcome demand; surr…
adjective... given to sudden and unaccountable changes of mood o…
Cajole
verb... persuade someone to do something by sustained coaxing or…
Callous
adjective... 1.... showing or having an insensitive and cruel disre…
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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…
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Vocabulary AP Language Arts
forbears
prescribed
tempered
subversion
ancestors
to lay down as a guide
maintained by adding a counterbalancing element
systematic attempt to overthrow a political system
forbears
ancestors
prescribed
to lay down as a guide
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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
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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…
69 terms
Honors 10 English Language Arts Vocabulary
alliteration
allusion
antagonist
archetypes
the repetition of initial consonant sounds in words that are…
a reference made to a well-known person, event, or place from…
the force that opposes or struggles against the main character
universal symbols - images, characters, motifs, or patterns -…
alliteration
the repetition of initial consonant sounds in words that are…
allusion
a reference made to a well-known person, event, or place from…
10 terms
English /Language Arts Vocabulary
adjective
adverb
affix
alliteration
words that describe a noun (e.g., red, bold)
words that modify a verb, adjective, or another adverb. An ad…
general term that refers to prefixes and suffixes
repetition of the initial consonant sound in two or more neig…
adjective
words that describe a noun (e.g., red, bold)
adverb
words that modify a verb, adjective, or another adverb. An ad…
20 terms
AP English Language Vocabulary Lesson 10
abduct
anachronism
archives
artifacts
to take someone by force; to kidnap
something outdated; something out of its own time
written records stored in an organized manner
human-made products of historical or archeological interest
abduct
to take someone by force; to kidnap
anachronism
something outdated; something out of its own time
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AP English Language - Unit 10 Vocabulary
accrue
annotation
bedlam
covert
(verb) - to grow or accumulate over time; to happen as a natu…
(noun) - a critical or explanatory note or comment, especiall…
(noun) - a state or scene of uproar and confusion
(adj) - hidden, disguised, purposefully kept secret; sheltere…
accrue
(verb) - to grow or accumulate over time; to happen as a natu…
annotation
(noun) - a critical or explanatory note or comment, especiall…
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AP english language vocabulary list 10
Bard
Condone
Edifice
Germane
Poet
Approve
Elaborate or massive building; structure
Relevant
Bard
Poet
Condone
Approve
100 terms
AP language arts vocabulary
metallurgy
aphorism
iconoclastic
encapsulate
The art or science of extracting a metal from ores, as by sme…
a pithy observation that contains a general truth
characterized by attack on cherished beliefs or institutions.
enclose (something) in or as if in a capsule.
metallurgy
The art or science of extracting a metal from ores, as by sme…
aphorism
a pithy observation that contains a general truth
25 terms
Pre-AP English/Language Arts
Annotate
Argument
Body Paragraph
Characterization
Comment; make explanatory notes
A statement put forth and supported by evidence
A middle paragraph in an essay. It develops a point you want…
A method an author uses to let readers know more about the ch…
Annotate
Comment; make explanatory notes
Argument
A statement put forth and supported by evidence
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AP English Language & Composition | Vocabulary: Glossary of Artful Style Elements
Alliteration
Allusion
Anadiplosis
Anaphora
The repetition of the same sound beginning several words or s…
The brief reference to a person, event, or place (being real…
The repetition of the last word of a preceding clause; used a…
The repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of succes…
Alliteration
The repetition of the same sound beginning several words or s…
Allusion
The brief reference to a person, event, or place (being real…
29 terms
AP English Language and Composition Vocabulary Week 10
Accrue
Apocryphal
Avouch
Cache
(v) be added by growth
(adj.) of dubious origin; fictitious
(v) declare strongly
(n, v) hiding place
Accrue
(v) be added by growth
Apocryphal
(adj.) of dubious origin; fictitious
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AP LANGUAGE ARTS VOCAB LIST 9 AND 10
blight
calamitous
extraneous
fickle
Anything that destroys, prevents growth, or causes devaluation
Disastrous... (adj.) causing great misfortune
(adj.) coming from the outside, foreign; present but not esse…
(adj.) liable to change very rapidly, erratic; marked by a la…
blight
Anything that destroys, prevents growth, or causes devaluation
calamitous
Disastrous... (adj.) causing great misfortune
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AP English Language and Composition Vocabulary Unit 10
accrue
annotation
bedlam
covert
to grow or accumulate over time; to happen as a natural result
a critical or explanatory note or comment, especially for a l…
a state or scene of uproar and confusion
hidden, disguised, purposefully kept secret; sheltered, seclu…
accrue
to grow or accumulate over time; to happen as a natural result
annotation
a critical or explanatory note or comment, especially for a l…
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Language Arts - Vocabulary 10
estimate
encounter
contact
devoted
(v.) When you estimate, you guess how much or how many.... (n…
(n.) A meeting of two groups or two people can be called an…
(v.) When you contact someone, you *meet or communicate with…
(adj.) A person who is devoted to a project or cause *spends…
estimate
(v.) When you estimate, you guess how much or how many.... (n…
encounter
(n.) A meeting of two groups or two people can be called an…
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Vocabulary #10 AP English Language and Composition
Neophyte
Tractable
Equanimity
Malaise
(n) a person who is new to a subject, skilll, or belief
(adj) (of a person or animal) easy to control or influence
(n) mental calmness, composure, and evenness of temper, espec…
(n) a general feeling of discomfort, illness, or uneasiness w…
Neophyte
(n) a person who is new to a subject, skilll, or belief
Tractable
(adj) (of a person or animal) easy to control or influence
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English Language Arts Vocabulary
Aha Moment (clue)
Tough Questions (clue)
Words of the Wiser (clue)
Memory Moment (clue)
suddenly a character realizes, understands, or finally figure…
a character pauses to ask a friend or him/herself a tough que…
a character (probably older and wiser) takes the main charact…
the author stops or interrupts the action to tell you a memor…
Aha Moment (clue)
suddenly a character realizes, understands, or finally figure…
Tough Questions (clue)
a character pauses to ask a friend or him/herself a tough que…
English Language Arts Vocabulary
Narrator (n)
Inference (n)
Infer (v)
Reliable (adj)
The person who tells a story.
Good guess based on evidence and knowledge.
To make a good guess based on evidence and knowledge.
Trustworthy or believable.
Narrator (n)
The person who tells a story.
Inference (n)
Good guess based on evidence and knowledge.
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AP English Language Vocabulary Unit 10
askance
attenuate
benign
cavil
with suspicion
to make thin
gentle
nitpick
askance
with suspicion
attenuate
to make thin
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Language Arts 10 Vocabulary
Ambivalent
Arrogant
Eccentric
Hypocrite
Unsure of feelings; Indecisive
Excessive pride; conceited
Unusual habits; strange
Says one thing and does another; fraud
Ambivalent
Unsure of feelings; Indecisive
Arrogant
Excessive pride; conceited
8 terms
Language Arts 10 Vocabulary
contra
hyper
hypo
inter
against
over
under
between
contra
against
hyper
over
12 terms
English Language Arts Vocabulary
claim
counterclaim
accentuate
adapt
stated facts supported by evidence or details (pros)
arguing against, claim made to offset another claim (cons)
give emphasis or to stress
get use to
claim
stated facts supported by evidence or details (pros)
counterclaim
arguing against, claim made to offset another claim (cons)
10 terms
English Language Arts,Vocabulary
Humane
Mortal
Planetary
Satellites
Adjective;possessing the best qualities of human beings;kind,…
Adjective;certain to die eventually;causing death;to the deat…
Adjective;referring to a planet or planets;global;wandering;m…
Noun;a planet,moon,or artificial object that orbits a planet;…
Humane
Adjective;possessing the best qualities of human beings;kind,…
Mortal
Adjective;certain to die eventually;causing death;to the deat…
10 terms
English Language Arts,Vocabulary
Humane
Mortal
Planetary
Satellites
Adjective;possessing the best qualities of human beings;kind,…
Adjective;certain to die eventually;causing death;to the deat…
Adjective;referring to a planet or planets;global;wandering;m…
Noun;a planet,moon,or artificial object that orbits a planet;…
Humane
Adjective;possessing the best qualities of human beings;kind,…
Mortal
Adjective;certain to die eventually;causing death;to the deat…
40 terms
English Language Arts Vocabulary
action
active voice
affix
alliteration
real or fictional events that comprise the subject of a novel…
when the verb of a sentence is in the active voice, the subje…
to fasten, join, or attach.
the commencement of two or more stressed syllables of a word…
action
real or fictional events that comprise the subject of a novel…
active voice
when the verb of a sentence is in the active voice, the subje…
20 terms
AP English Language Summer Vocabulary Quiz
The fisherman went to the bank. This i…
An Anecdote is
Ethos, Logos, Pathos are
Author's distinguishing style, tone, p…
Lexical Ambiguity
A brief story used to illustrate or make a point.
Appeals
Voice
The fisherman went to the bank. This i…
Lexical Ambiguity
An Anecdote is
A brief story used to illustrate or make a point.
60 terms
AP English Language - Vocabulary: Units 10-12
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 war; to carp... a trial objection or cr…
askance
with suspicion, distrust, or disapproval
attenuate
to make thin or slender; to weaken or lessen in force, intens…
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…
10 terms
AP English Language and Composition Unit 10 Vocabulary
rile
monotonous
unscrupulous
pacifist
to make angry; to arouse resentment, irritate
boring, lacking in variety, repetitive
unprincipled, with no conscience
person opposed to war or violence
rile
to make angry; to arouse resentment, irritate
monotonous
boring, lacking in variety, repetitive
20 terms
AP English Language and Composition - Vocabulary Unit 10
acumen
adjucate
anachronism
apocryphal
keenness of insight, quickness or accuracy of judgment
to act as judge in a matter, to settle through the use of jud…
a chronological misplacing of events, objects, or customs in…
of doubtful or questionable authenticity
acumen
keenness of insight, quickness or accuracy of judgment
adjucate
to act as judge in a matter, to settle through the use of jud…
10 terms
Vocabulary #10--Language Arts
Abundant
Blunder
Composure
Diligent
in great supply
a careless mistake
mental calmness
hard working
Abundant
in great supply
Blunder
a careless mistake
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English Language Arts Vocabulary
Setting
Characters
Plot
Theme
When and where the story takes place
Who does the events
The sequence of events (what happens)
The main idea, the author's message to the reader.
Setting
When and where the story takes place
Characters
Who does the events
10 terms
English Language Arts Vocabulary
Unalienable
Promissory
Tranquillity
Desolate
Not capable of being sold or transferred
Containing or implying a promise
Quality or state of being tranquil: calmness; peacefulness; q…
Dreary; dismal; gloomy
Unalienable
Not capable of being sold or transferred
Promissory
Containing or implying a promise
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