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Language Arts Vocabulary
Utopia
Chastisement
Petulantly
Palpable
A community or society possesing highly desiarble or near per…
The act of scolding or punishing someone
Showing sudden impatient irritation
Readily or plainly seen of done
Utopia
A community or society possesing highly desiarble or near per…
Chastisement
The act of scolding or punishing someone
10 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary - Diego 5th
frontier
construction
gold rush
individual
is a new place where new or few or no people go
is the process of building something.
is when many people hurry to a place with gold
is a person.
frontier
is a new place where new or few or no people go
construction
is the process of building something.
18 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
Hot,heat
the use of nuclear fission; the fusion…
many
the name of the base unit of which pol…
Thermo
Thermo nuclear
poly
polymers
Hot,heat
Thermo
the use of nuclear fission; the fusion…
Thermo nuclear
20 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
simile
onomatopoeia
interjection
possessive
a comparison between two unlike things using words such as li…
words that sound like a noise or sound like buzz or crack
something that shows excitement or emotion like wow or yeah
showing ownership
simile
a comparison between two unlike things using words such as li…
onomatopoeia
words that sound like a noise or sound like buzz or crack
30 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
onomatopoeia
hyperbole
simile
metaphor
word that imitates a sound.
extreme exaggeration.
comparing two unlike things using like or as.
comparing two unlike things not using like or as.
onomatopoeia
word that imitates a sound.
hyperbole
extreme exaggeration.
8 terms
language arts vocabulary
aesthetic
begins with a verb or adjective usally…
apathetic
embed
artistic;pleasing to the eye
participial phrase
unconcerned; no feeling
to insert into
aesthetic
artistic;pleasing to the eye
begins with a verb or adjective usally…
participial phrase
language arts vocabulary
disembodied
evasive
foray
foresighted
separated from lacking a body
tending or trying to avoid
a trip in to unknown area
having the ability to anticipate the future and prepare for it
disembodied
separated from lacking a body
evasive
tending or trying to avoid
Vocabulary Language Arts
Conceive
Vex
Stifle
Crevice
When you conceive an idea you think of it.
If you vex someone, you annoy that person.
If you stifle something you smother it.
A crevice is a narrow crack.
Conceive
When you conceive an idea you think of it.
Vex
If you vex someone, you annoy that person.
10 terms
language arts vocabulary
journalism
edit
punctuation
paragraph
the activity or profession of writing for newspapers or magaz…
to make changes by adding, deleting, or modifying text, graph…
the use of marks such as commas and periods in writing
A group of sentences in a written piece (book)
journalism
the activity or profession of writing for newspapers or magaz…
edit
to make changes by adding, deleting, or modifying text, graph…
15 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
Quotation
Fact
definition
Summarize
a group of words taken from a text or speech and repeated by…
A statement that can be proved.
A statement that gives the meaning of a term.
verb - briefly retelling in your own words the main ideas and…
Quotation
a group of words taken from a text or speech and repeated by…
Fact
A statement that can be proved.
24 terms
Vocabulary Language Arts
revision
exposition
surrounded
resourceful
Verb: Looking at something again
noun: display, the beginning of a story
verb: enclose on all sides
adjective: able to deal with new situations
revision
Verb: Looking at something again
exposition
noun: display, the beginning of a story
Language Arts Vocabulary
Paragraph
Journalism
Edit
Punctuation
a section of writing that has a topic
the activity or profession of writing for newspapers or magaz…
A change or correction made as a result of editing.
ending mark to a sentence.
Paragraph
a section of writing that has a topic
Journalism
the activity or profession of writing for newspapers or magaz…
20 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
beacon
berserk
celestial
chasten
a light or signal that warns and guides; a ligthouse, anythin…
violently and destructively enraged
having to do with the sky or heavens; heavenly; yielding grea…
to punish (in order to bring about improvement in behavior, a…
beacon
a light or signal that warns and guides; a ligthouse, anythin…
berserk
violently and destructively enraged
20 terms
1st Quarter Language Arts Vocabulary
Setting
Topic
Protagonist
Characters
Setting
Topic
9 terms
Week 5 Language Arts vocabulary
adjective
character
setting
beginning
A word that describes a noun
A person in a story
The context in time and place in which the action of a story…
the point in time or space at which something starts.
adjective
A word that describes a noun
character
A person in a story
17 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
Plot
Resolution
Falling action
Climax
The main events of a play, novel, movie or similar work, devi…
Part of the story's plot line in which the problem is resolve…
The parts of a story after the climax and before the very end.
The point of the plot which the tension and action reaches it…
Plot
The main events of a play, novel, movie or similar work, devi…
Resolution
Part of the story's plot line in which the problem is resolve…
10 terms
Unit 5 Vocabulary - Language Arts
caution
congratulate
dread
error
(n.) warning; carefulness; (v.) to warn
(v.)to express pleasure for general good fortune or success
(v.) to look forward to with fear; (n.) great fear; (adj.) in…
(n.) a wrong belief or opinion; a wrongdoing; amistake
caution
(n.) warning; carefulness; (v.) to warn
congratulate
(v.)to express pleasure for general good fortune or success
11 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
challenge
hero
citation
ellipsis
obstacle, problem, difficulty
a person who is a role model and is admired for courage or ki…
the act of quoting and giving credit to a source (Lowry 3)
(...) a mark indicating an omission of words
challenge
obstacle, problem, difficulty
hero
a person who is a role model and is admired for courage or ki…
20 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
Antagonist
Analyze
Assumption
Autobiography
A character in a story who is working in opposition to the ma…
Looking at the different parts or structure of a piece of wri…
A statement, belief, or value placed upon something without a…
A history of a person's life as written out/told by that pers…
Antagonist
A character in a story who is working in opposition to the ma…
Analyze
Looking at the different parts or structure of a piece of wri…
16 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
Subjects vs. King
Hero vs. Villian
Consequences
Satisfaction
A person that rules the land
A person who impacts anoyher person's life
Result of an action
Enough or wanting no more
Subjects vs. King
A person that rules the land
Hero vs. Villian
A person who impacts anoyher person's life
33 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
alphabet
author
back cover
beginning consonant
...
...
...
...
alphabet
...
author
...
Language Arts Vocabulary
Context clues
Schema
Lead
Genre
Hints within the passage that help the reader understand new…
Mental filing cabinet from which the reader can pull from.
A story beginning that hooks the reader's attention.
The type of writing.
Context clues
Hints within the passage that help the reader understand new…
Schema
Mental filing cabinet from which the reader can pull from.
10 terms
Language arts vocabulary
Supporting detail
Main idea
complete sentence
Revising
addititional details that support the topic sentence in a par…
The most important thought of a section, tells the reader wha…
a full thought on paper with a period at the end.
advancing sentences
Supporting detail
addititional details that support the topic sentence in a par…
Main idea
The most important thought of a section, tells the reader wha…
33 terms
Vocabulary Language Arts
anthropology
philanthropy
anthropophobia
anthropomorphic
The study of humans
charity; a desire or effort to promote goodness
Fear of people or society
attributing human characteristics or qualities to objects, an…
anthropology
The study of humans
philanthropy
charity; a desire or effort to promote goodness
8 terms
Vocabulary in language arts
What is the author trying to do when t…
What is an informative piece of writing?
what is an entertaining piece of writi…
Tone
They are trying to convince you to do something.
They are informing you of whatever they are talking about
When the author writes an entertaining piece they are not try…
The writers attitude towards the reader
What is the author trying to do when t…
They are trying to convince you to do something.
What is an informative piece of writing?
They are informing you of whatever they are talking about
Language Arts Vocabulary.
affable
aggrandize
amorphous
archetype
courteous... pleasant... sociable... cordial
to increase in greatness, power, and wealth.
shapeless
an ideal example of a person or thing
affable
courteous... pleasant... sociable... cordial
aggrandize
to increase in greatness, power, and wealth.
Language arts vocabulary
Torrent
Galleon
Musket
Cobbles
n.a strong and fast-moving stream of water or other liquid
n. An old,sail-driven ship
n. A long barreled gun used by in fan trying and is fired fro…
n. Stones used to pave around
Torrent
n.a strong and fast-moving stream of water or other liquid
Galleon
n. An old,sail-driven ship
11 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary Words
chronological
contrast
arrange
comparison
arranged in the order of time
to find a difference between things
to place in proper, desired, or convenient order
the considering of two things with regard to some characteris…
chronological
arranged in the order of time
contrast
to find a difference between things
115 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary Words
Protagonist
Antagonist
Character foil
Primary theme
the central character in a plot's conflict
the force in conflict with the protagonist
a character whose traits are in direct contrast with the prin…
the most important theme in a story
Protagonist
the central character in a plot's conflict
Antagonist
the force in conflict with the protagonist
13 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
abashed
abate
abide
ablution
ashamed
to reduce
to remain
clean or baptize
abashed
ashamed
abate
to reduce
10 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
Journalism
Edit
Punctuation
Paragraph
writing for the newspaper
correct your writing
the use of marks such as commas or periods in writing
2 or more sentences about the same thing
Journalism
writing for the newspaper
Edit
correct your writing
21 terms
Language arts vocabulary
Aud
Vis/vid
In/Un
Prefix
To hear
To see
not
Comes before the root
Aud
To hear
Vis/vid
To see
40 terms
Language Arts: Vocabulary List
Meloncholy
Asinine
Berate
Cud
Feeling of sadness/dejection
Extremely foolish/ stupid
scold/criticize angrily
partly digested food returned from the first stomach
Meloncholy
Feeling of sadness/dejection
Asinine
Extremely foolish/ stupid
10 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
Valedictorian
Agile
Vengeance
Despaired
A student, usually the one ranking highest academically in a…
Quick and well-coordinated in movement; lithe:
Infliction of injury, harm, humiliation, or the like, on a pe…
loss of hope; hopelessness:
Valedictorian
A student, usually the one ranking highest academically in a…
Agile
Quick and well-coordinated in movement; lithe:
Language Arts Vocabulary
A.D (Anno Domini)
Annals
Anniversary
Annual
Literally "In the year of our lord" meaning year since the bi…
Historical account of events by year
Yearly recurrence of the past event
Happening once a year; book published once a year; a plant th…
A.D (Anno Domini)
Literally "In the year of our lord" meaning year since the bi…
Annals
Historical account of events by year
8 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
Peril
Condole
Grimace
Fate
Something that is dangerous.
To express sympathy or sorrow.
A facial expression of pain or disgust.
A power that is thought to determine the course of events.
Peril
Something that is dangerous.
Condole
To express sympathy or sorrow.
10 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
Journalism
Revise
Essay
Punctuation
newspaper writing
update with new information
A group of paragraphs about the same subject
marks that make writing make sense
Journalism
newspaper writing
Revise
update with new information
10 terms
Language Arts Unit 1 Vocabulary
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
9 terms
Vocabulary language arts
Definition of evidence
Definition of persuade
Definition of counter argument
Definition of implication
Proof of something
Convince someone to do something
An opposing argument
Something suggested to be understood
Definition of evidence
Proof of something
Definition of persuade
Convince someone to do something
10 terms
language arts vocabulary words
Adversary
Attentive
Aprehensive
Aptitude
an opponent or enemy.
Giving attention to someone or something.
Anxious or fearful; uneasy.
The ability to learn or understand something quickly.
Adversary
an opponent or enemy.
Attentive
Giving attention to someone or something.
9 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
Oust
Circumvent
Bandy
Primeval
To eject from a position or place. To force out
To get around by artful manuvering
To toss or to throw back and forth
Belonging to the first or the earliest of ages
Oust
To eject from a position or place. To force out
Circumvent
To get around by artful manuvering
50 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
conviction
remorse
reluctant
chastise
Noun ... A strong belief or opinion.
noun... Deep regret or guilt for a wrong committed.
adjective... Feeling or showing doubt about doing something wrong.
verb... To criticize someone harshly for doing something wrong.
conviction
Noun ... A strong belief or opinion.
remorse
noun... Deep regret or guilt for a wrong committed.
9 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
Adjectival phrase
Adjective
Adverb
Adverbial phrase
A phrase tgat modifies a noun or a pronoun.
Words that describe a noun.
A word that modifies a verb or another adverb.
A phrase that modifies a verb.
Adjectival phrase
A phrase tgat modifies a noun or a pronoun.
Adjective
Words that describe a noun.
10 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
Deft
Truncate
Ubiquitous
Douse
Skillful and quick in one's movements
To shorten, to cut off the top or the end
Present or found everywhere
To pour a liquid over, to drench
Deft
Skillful and quick in one's movements
Truncate
To shorten, to cut off the top or the end
16 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
gush
remembrance
protest
slackening
flow out in a rapid stream
remembering something.
a statement or action
express an objection
gush
flow out in a rapid stream
remembrance
remembering something.
20 terms
&&LanguageArts vocabulary&&
antics
avowed
banter
bountiful
ridiculous and unpredictable
openly and without shame
to tell playful remarks and tease
freely and generous
antics
ridiculous and unpredictable
avowed
openly and without shame
8 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
Allegory
Alliteration
Assonance
Ballad
Surface details provide second meaning
Repetition of consonant sounds
Repetition of the sound of a vowel
A narrative poem written in four line stanzas
Allegory
Surface details provide second meaning
Alliteration
Repetition of consonant sounds
9 terms
Language arts vocabulary words
anti- semitism
scapegoat
stereotype
propaganda
hatred of Jews
blaming someone else for your problems
an assumption of a group/ religion
using media to persuade people
anti- semitism
hatred of Jews
scapegoat
blaming someone else for your problems
21 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
Exonerate
Preposterous
Detrimental
Pulverize
To free from blame
Absurd or outrageous
Harmful or damaging
To reduce to powder
Exonerate
To free from blame
Preposterous
Absurd or outrageous
10 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
Assign
Display
Elementary
Grade
Teachers may assign or give out homework.
When you display a picture you show it to others.
An elementary school is for students is ages 5-12.
Each Grade in school has a different work.
Assign
Teachers may assign or give out homework.
Display
When you display a picture you show it to others.
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