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10 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary #3
opinion
fact
contraction
setting
what someone thinks about a particular thing
a true piece of information
the short form of two words, where the missing letters are re…
the time and place a story takes place
opinion
what someone thinks about a particular thing
fact
a true piece of information
20 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary- Unit 2
available
cater
customary
dissuade
ready for use
to make something easy; to satisfy the needs of others.
Something usual that you do every day,
To talk somebody out of something. Persuade them not to do so…
available
ready for use
cater
to make something easy; to satisfy the needs of others.
20 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary Unit 1
adjacent
alight
barren
disrupt
(adj.) near, next to
(verb) to get come down from air or land... (adj.) lighted up
(adj.) not productive, sterile
(verb) to disturb
adjacent
(adj.) near, next to
alight
(verb) to get come down from air or land... (adj.) lighted up
166 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
Abbreviation
Acronym
Active voice
Address
a shortened or contracted form of a word or phrase, used to r…
a word formed from the initial letters of a multi-word name
when the verb of a sentence is in the active voice, the subje…
a speech or written statement, usually formal, directed to a…
Abbreviation
a shortened or contracted form of a word or phrase, used to r…
Acronym
a word formed from the initial letters of a multi-word name
8 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
synonym
antonym
noun
verb
words that have similar meanings
words that have opposite meanings
a word that is a person, place, or thing
a word that shows action
synonym
words that have similar meanings
antonym
words that have opposite meanings
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
37 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
Author's Purpose
Persuade
Inform
Entertain
The author's intent either to inform/teach, to entertain, or…
To convince someone to agree with an opinion, an idea, or a r…
To give knowledge and facts about a subject with the intentio…
To hold the reader's interest; to amuse; to make the reader w…
Author's Purpose
The author's intent either to inform/teach, to entertain, or…
Persuade
To convince someone to agree with an opinion, an idea, or a r…
10 terms
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
10 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary #2
noun
verb
plural
singular
a person, place, or thing
an action or a linking word
more than one
one
noun
a person, place, or thing
verb
an action or a linking word
11 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary #4
sequence
theme
dictionary
glossary
the order something happens
the main idea of the story, the lesson
a reference book that contains words listed in alphabetical o…
a list that gives definitions of the hard or unusual words fo…
sequence
the order something happens
theme
the main idea of the story, the lesson
28 terms
Language Arts Academic Vocabulary
story elements
events
problem
solution
the parts of all stories: characters, setting, events (plot),…
what happens in a story (plot); they can be categorized by be…
a character(s) has something bad happen and it needs to be fi…
when or how the problem is worked out (resolution)
story elements
the parts of all stories: characters, setting, events (plot),…
events
what happens in a story (plot); they can be categorized by be…
10 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary #1
genre
non-fiction
realistic fiction
setting
the type of story
tells facts about a topic
a made up story that could really happen
the time and place a story happens
genre
the type of story
non-fiction
tells facts about a topic
14 terms
Academic and Language Arts Vocabulary
Predict
Compare
Cause
Contrast
to say or estimate something that will happen in the future b…
to observe how two or more things are similar
to make something happen
to observe how two or more things are different
Predict
to say or estimate something that will happen in the future b…
Compare
to observe how two or more things are similar
28 terms
Language Arts 2014: Vocabulary
engineer
ject
all
ject
A person with this title is trained to design and build machi…
A Latin root appears in the words reject, project, and eject.…
A Latin root with this meaning appears in the words omnipoten…
Latin: to throw
engineer
A person with this title is trained to design and build machi…
ject
A Latin root appears in the words reject, project, and eject.…
25 terms
Chapter 7 Language Arts Vocabulary
adventurous
beacon
civilize
correspond
full of hazard or danger
light used as a signal
to advance from a primitive way of life
to exchange letters
adventurous
full of hazard or danger
beacon
light used as a signal
20 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
main idea
supporting evidence or details
facts
opinions
Central Idea
information or specifics
information that can be checked and proven
a persons thoughts or beliefs
main idea
Central Idea
supporting evidence or details
information or specifics
15 terms
Lesson 3 Vocabulary - Language Arts
anonymous
Anthology
Conjecture
Disposition
Of an unknown source or unrevealed name.
A collection of various writings, such as songs, stories, or…
A conclusion based on guesswork or insufficient evidence.
1. A person's usual mood; temperament.... 2. A regular tendency…
anonymous
Of an unknown source or unrevealed name.
Anthology
A collection of various writings, such as songs, stories, or…
22 terms
Language Arts Final Exam Vocabulary
epic
odyssey
valiant
contempt
long narrative
a journey
brave
disrespect
epic
long narrative
odyssey
a journey
31 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
abbreviation
adverb
biography
chapter headings
A shortened form of a word or phrase used to represent the wh…
Describe or modify a verbs or clauses. examples: very , badly…
A written account of another person's life. The biography of…
Printed Material appearing before and usually above the text.…
abbreviation
A shortened form of a word or phrase used to represent the wh…
adverb
Describe or modify a verbs or clauses. examples: very , badly…
Language Arts Vocabulary
Bluff
Conviction
Elective
Ferocity
to fake something
A strong belief
An optional academic subject
Intensity
Bluff
to fake something
Conviction
A strong belief
16 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
synonym
antonym
noun
verb
words that have similar meanings
words that have opposite meanings
a word that is a person, place, or thing
a word that shows action
synonym
words that have similar meanings
antonym
words that have opposite meanings
8 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
journalism
vocabulary
literacy
proofread
newspaper writing
words and their meanings
ability to read and write well
checking your writing carefully
journalism
newspaper writing
vocabulary
words and their meanings
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Language Arts Vocabulary
main idea
supporting evidence or details
facts
opinions
Central Idea
information or specifics
information that can be checked and proven
a persons thoughts or beliefs
main idea
Central Idea
supporting evidence or details
information or specifics
20 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary Unit 4
alliance
bewilder
buffoon
controversial
join together
to puzzle or confuse
a stupid person or a class clown
cause argument
alliance
join together
bewilder
to puzzle or confuse
9 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
Noun
Verb
Adjective
pronoun
Person place or thing
An action word
A word that describes a noun
A word that takes the place of a noun
Noun
Person place or thing
Verb
An action word
14 terms
Language arts/ Vocabulary Review
vulnerable
tumultuously
emerge
melancholy
open to attack or damage
in a wild or disorderly way
to come into view
extremely sad
vulnerable
open to attack or damage
tumultuously
in a wild or disorderly way
16 terms
vocabulary words / language arts
cremation
ghastly
grisly
heed
the process of burning the body of a person who has died
horrifying , deeply unpleasant
horrifying; causing intense fear
to pay attention to ; to consider
cremation
the process of burning the body of a person who has died
ghastly
horrifying , deeply unpleasant
10 terms
language arts vocabulary
Reign
enact
adjacent
solemn
to rule or control someone or something
1) to make a bill into a law... 2)to act out a rule on stage
near to, or net to, something or someone
not cheerful, very serious, sad
Reign
to rule or control someone or something
enact
1) to make a bill into a law... 2)to act out a rule on stage
12 terms
LANGUAGE ARTS VOCABULARY!!!!!!!!!!!!
CAUTION
GENERATION
SEPERATION
gratitude
CAREFULNESS IN REGARD TO DANGER
THOSE HAVING THE SAME PARENTS AND BEING A STEP LINE FROM ONE…
the act or process of being separated
a state of being grateful
CAUTION
CAREFULNESS IN REGARD TO DANGER
GENERATION
THOSE HAVING THE SAME PARENTS AND BEING A STEP LINE FROM ONE…
55 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
society
disassociate
socialize
sociable
a structured community of people bound together by similar tr…
to end an association with another person or group
to take part in group activities, or behave in a friendly way…
likely to seek out the company of other people; friendly and…
society
a structured community of people bound together by similar tr…
disassociate
to end an association with another person or group
9 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
Savory
Delectable
Inedible
Palatable
Pleasing to the taste or smell
Very delicious
Not fit to be eaten
Pleasing or pleasant tasting
Savory
Pleasing to the taste or smell
Delectable
Very delicious
33 terms
Language Arts vocabulary
goading
haughty
foolhardy
plunder
encouraging, urging
snobbish, arrogant
reckless, foolish
to take wrongfully, rob
goading
encouraging, urging
haughty
snobbish, arrogant
39 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
point of view
theme
phrase
compare
the perspective or narrative voice from which a story is told…
big idea or central idea of a work of literature; a message a…
a group of words with a meaning; an expression; not a complet…
identify and/or give an account of the SIMILARITIES between t…
point of view
the perspective or narrative voice from which a story is told…
theme
big idea or central idea of a work of literature; a message a…
150 terms
language arts vocabulary
alternate
analyze
audience
categorize
to go back and forth; change from one thing to another
Break down in order to bring out the essential elements or st…
One's listener or readership; those to whom a speech or piece…
classify, arrange in classes, group
alternate
to go back and forth; change from one thing to another
analyze
Break down in order to bring out the essential elements or st…
12 terms
Language Arts - Vocabulary - List 2
fragile
vast
swagger
vivid
easily broken
very large
a strut; to walk or conduct yourself in a bragging, conceited…
lively; bright; full of life or color
fragile
easily broken
vast
very large
16 terms
Language Arts Assessment Vocabulary
Best
conclude
conclusion
convince
the highest quality, excellence, or standing
to determine by reasoning
the end or close
to persuade
Best
the highest quality, excellence, or standing
conclude
to determine by reasoning
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Language Arts Week 11 Vocabulary
circulate
petition
representative
absorbed
to pass or move from person to person OR place to place
a formal written request, typically signed by many people to…
a person chosen to act or speak for others
intensely engaged or engrossed
circulate
to pass or move from person to person OR place to place
petition
a formal written request, typically signed by many people to…
25 terms
language arts vocabulary
Imitate
Stupor
Survival
Remorse
copy, recreate, to do the same thing as
stunned, barely conscious; when someone is not able to think…
continuing to live or exist, especially in hard conditions
feeling sorry
Imitate
copy, recreate, to do the same thing as
Stupor
stunned, barely conscious; when someone is not able to think…
10 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
resolute
impunity
retribution
placid
determined
freedom from punishment
deserved punishment or reward
peaceful, calm
resolute
determined
impunity
freedom from punishment
20 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary Unit 3
animated
brood
constituent
culminate
full of life; lively; energetic
n. family of young animals... v. thinking over in a worried, unh…
a voter who elects a representative
to end or conclude; climax
animated
full of life; lively; energetic
brood
n. family of young animals... v. thinking over in a worried, unh…
12 terms
Language Arts - Unit 3 - Vocabulary
Intercept
Participant
Conceive
Deceptive
to catch or block.
one takes part part in.
to come up with, imagine
intending to mislead or trick.
Intercept
to catch or block.
Participant
one takes part part in.
18 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
sentence
independent clause
dependent clause
subject
a group of words that has at least one independent clause
a clause that has a subject, a predicate, and makes a complet…
a clause that has a subject and a predicate, but does not mak…
a word that names a person, place, thing, or idea
sentence
a group of words that has at least one independent clause
independent clause
a clause that has a subject, a predicate, and makes a complet…
68 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
abbreviation
antonyms
chronological order
context clues
...
...
...
...
abbreviation
...
antonyms
...
14 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
Plot
Mood
Tone
Static Character
the sequence of events that make up a story
the atmosphere or feeling the author creates in a story.
the author's attitude toward a subject or audience
a character who stays the same in a story. they don't change.
Plot
the sequence of events that make up a story
Mood
the atmosphere or feeling the author creates in a story.
32 terms
Tritt Language Arts Vocabulary, Final Review
stress
hormones
endorphins
lament
to experience worry:
Chemicals released in your body that trigger responses.
hormones
extreme sadness
stress
to experience worry:
hormones
Chemicals released in your body that trigger responses.
30 terms
Language Arts Terms
Prefix
Suffix
Root Word
Context Clues
A group of letters added to the beginning of a word that modi…
A group of letters added to the end of a word that modifies o…
A word that contains the core meaning of the word
A vocabulary strategy in which the reader looks at the words…
Prefix
A group of letters added to the beginning of a word that modi…
Suffix
A group of letters added to the end of a word that modifies o…
12 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary - List 1
annual
grotesque
gawk
obese
happening once a year
weird, distorted
to stare stupidly
very fat
annual
happening once a year
grotesque
weird, distorted
10 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
bicentennial
bilingual
biodegradable
biosphere
of or in honor of a 200th anniversary (A bicentennial celebra…
able to speak two languages equally well
capable of being decomposed by natural biological processes
the part of the earth and its surroundings in which living or…
bicentennial
of or in honor of a 200th anniversary (A bicentennial celebra…
bilingual
able to speak two languages equally well
30 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
Alliteration
Antagonist
Direct Characterization
Indirect Characterization
when two or more words in a group of words begin with the sam…
The Opponent or enemy of the main character, or protagonist.…
Author tells the reader exactly how the character acts.... Ex:…
The author shows the reader character trait through his thoug…
Alliteration
when two or more words in a group of words begin with the sam…
Antagonist
The Opponent or enemy of the main character, or protagonist.…
30 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
characters
plot
theme
setting
people or animals that take part in the action of a story
the sequence of events in a story that includes the character…
the message about life or people that the author wants the re…
the time and place where a story happens
characters
people or animals that take part in the action of a story
plot
the sequence of events in a story that includes the character…
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