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English Language Spelling Bee Words
Abolish
Absence
Accident
Accomplish
cancel; put an end to
The fact of not being present or available.
an undesirable or unfortunate happening that occurs unintenti…
to do something by making an effort; to complete successfully
Abolish
cancel; put an end to
Absence
The fact of not being present or available.
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Spelling/Vocabulary English Words
Prose
Drama
Poetry
Meter
written or spoken language in its original form
a play for theater, tv, or radio
literary work in which special intensity is given to the expr…
a pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables
Prose
written or spoken language in its original form
Drama
a play for theater, tv, or radio
language arts vocabulary spelling words
animated
brood
culminate
drone
(adj.) full of life, lively, alive; (part) moved to action
(n) a family of young animals, especially birds; any group ha…
to reach a high point of development; to end, climax
(n) a loafer, idler; a buzzing or humming sound; a remote con…
animated
(adj.) full of life, lively, alive; (part) moved to action
brood
(n) a family of young animals, especially birds; any group ha…
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English Language Arts Vocabulary Words
Archetype
Verbal Irony
Dramatic Irony
Situational Irony
A detail, image, or character type that occurs frequently in…
Irony in which a person says or writes one thing and means an…
In this type of irony, facts or events are unknown to a chara…
Irony involving a situation in which actions have an effect t…
Archetype
A detail, image, or character type that occurs frequently in…
Verbal Irony
Irony in which a person says or writes one thing and means an…
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English language vocabulary words
Assert
Imagery
Symbol
Informality
State something as a fact with no real support or proof.
Language that draws on visual depictions to suggest ideas
A word or phrase that can represent an idea
Language suited to close or personal contexts, in which accep…
Assert
State something as a fact with no real support or proof.
Imagery
Language that draws on visual depictions to suggest ideas
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English- Spelling & Vocabulary words (List #1)
analyze
cite
distinguish
support
to examine text in great detail in order to understand it bet…
to quote; to mention from a piece of text for support or proof.
to recognize as distinct or different; to set apart as differ…
to give strength to a point or argument; to give aid or help.
analyze
to examine text in great detail in order to understand it bet…
cite
to quote; to mention from a piece of text for support or proof.
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English Language Arts Vocabulary Words
Prophecy
Fate
Gist
Annotate
A prediction or foretelling of what shall happen in the future.
A final outcome that cannot be deceived.
The main point or idea.
To make explanatory notes.
Prophecy
A prediction or foretelling of what shall happen in the future.
Fate
A final outcome that cannot be deceived.
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English vocabulary spelling words
homonym
gazetteer
phonetics
abridged
a word that sounds the same as another
a dictionary of places
the study of language sounds
shortened
homonym
a word that sounds the same as another
gazetteer
a dictionary of places
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English Vocabulary and Spelling Words
antisocial
association
dissociate
society
adj. 2.Unfriendly; not enjoying the company of others. ... 2. Ha…
n. 1. A club, society, or organization of people with similar…
v. To break the ties between, separate from, stop associating…
n. 1. People, human beings living and working as a group or a…
antisocial
adj. 2.Unfriendly; not enjoying the company of others. ... 2. Ha…
association
n. 1. A club, society, or organization of people with similar…
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Lesson 4 vocabulary/spelling words (language)
Gerne
Author's purpose
Protagonist is
Antagonist
A category in which a work of literature is classified.
A writer usually writes for 1 or more of these purposes: to e…
The main character in a story, play, or novel
The force working against the main character in a story, play…
Gerne
A category in which a work of literature is classified.
Author's purpose
A writer usually writes for 1 or more of these purposes: to e…
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English Language spelling bee
Galling
genuine
gesture
geology
Galling is a form of wear caused by adhesion between sliding…
actually having the reputed or apparent qualities or character.
a movement of part of the body, especially a hand or the head…
the science that deals with the earth's physical structure an…
Galling
Galling is a form of wear caused by adhesion between sliding…
genuine
actually having the reputed or apparent qualities or character.
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German words in the English language
angst
pretzel
waltz
verboten
(n) strong anxiety, and unhappiness; a feeling of dread. I fe…
A thin roll of dough, salted on he outside, baked in the form…
A type of dance in 3/4 time popularized in, and around Vienna…
(Adjective) forbidden, prohibited
angst
(n) strong anxiety, and unhappiness; a feeling of dread. I fe…
pretzel
A thin roll of dough, salted on he outside, baked in the form…
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English GCSE Language Devices (Words)
Adjectives
Adverb
Alliteration
Dialogue
A word that describes a noun
A word that describes an action of a verb
A group of words that begin with the same letter or a sound
A conversation between two or more people
Adjectives
A word that describes a noun
Adverb
A word that describes an action of a verb
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English- Spelling & Vocabulary words (List #1)
analyze
cite
distinguish
support
to examine something in great detail in order to understand i…
to quote; to mention in support or proof
to recognize as distinct or different; to set apart as differ…
to give strength to; to give aid in favor
analyze
to examine something in great detail in order to understand i…
cite
to quote; to mention in support or proof
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Spelling Adv 1 - English Words from Other Languages Final
chocolate
cafeteria
potato
tomato
n-A food prepared from ground roasted cacao beans
n-a restaurant where you serve yourself and pay a cashier
n-New World crop that increased the food supply; it may have…
n-mildly acid red or yellow pulpy fruit eaten as a vegetable
chocolate
n-A food prepared from ground roasted cacao beans
cafeteria
n-a restaurant where you serve yourself and pay a cashier
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English Vocabulary Word and Spelling Words
Covet... adj). Covetous
Cranny
Crucial
Curry
To have an eager desire for something thay belongs to another…
A small, narrow opening; crevice, crack, chink
Very important; critical; decisive ... adv). Crucially
To try to win favor by flattery
Covet... adj). Covetous
To have an eager desire for something thay belongs to another…
Cranny
A small, narrow opening; crevice, crack, chink
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Language spelling words to study!!
Complained
platform
polls
candidate
c-o-m-p-l-a-i-n-e-d
p-l-a-t-f-o-r-m
p-o-l-l-s
c-a-n-d-i-d-a-t-e
Complained
c-o-m-p-l-a-i-n-e-d
platform
p-l-a-t-f-o-r-m
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Language Arts Spelling/Vocabulary Words #2
Entice
Municipal
Particulars
Potential
attract; interest
having to do with town or city government
specific details
possibility of having success in the future
Entice
attract; interest
Municipal
having to do with town or city government
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Language Arts Spelling/Vocabulary Words #4
raucous
dispute
animosity
weather
loud, noisy
argue against
strong dislike
endure
raucous
loud, noisy
dispute
argue against
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Language Arts Spelling Words
Acceptable
Argument
Beginning
Committed
Acceptable
Argument
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Language Arts Spelling/Vocabulary Words #1
Consult
Respectful
Uptight
Steadfast
refer to for information
showing honor or high regard
tense and nervous; rigid
faithful an unmoving
Consult
refer to for information
Respectful
showing honor or high regard
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Language Arts Spelling/Vocabulary Words #3
provocative
incident
counterproductive
straightforward
done to be irritating or annoying
event with serious consequences
causing problems instead of enuring success
clear, unquestionable
provocative
done to be irritating or annoying
incident
event with serious consequences
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Language Arts Spelling Words
Abandon
Assault
Convert
Dispute
To give up on completely; to leave with no intention of retur…
A violent attack
To change from one form to another.
To argue, debate, quarrel over; to question or doubt the trut…
Abandon
To give up on completely; to leave with no intention of retur…
Assault
A violent attack
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Figurative Language spelling words
simile
idioms
personification
metaphor
A simile is a part of figurative language. It uses like or as…
Idioms are also a part of figurative language. They do not ha…
Personification is when human characteristics are given to an…
A metaphor states a fact. By comparing without using like or…
simile
A simile is a part of figurative language. It uses like or as…
idioms
Idioms are also a part of figurative language. They do not ha…
English language art vocabulary words
Epitomized
Retaliate
Permeated
Yearned
Be a perfect example of
Make an attack or assault in return for a similar attack
Spread throughout (something) pervade
Have an intense feeling of longing for something,typically so…
Epitomized
Be a perfect example of
Retaliate
Make an attack or assault in return for a similar attack
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AP English Language Vocabulary Words
Ad Hominem
Allegory
Ambiguity
Anaphora
An argument based on the failings of an adversary rather than…
Extending a metaphor so that objects, persons, and actions in…
The presence of two or more possible meanings in any passage
The repetition of the same word or phrase at the beginning of…
Ad Hominem
An argument based on the failings of an adversary rather than…
Allegory
Extending a metaphor so that objects, persons, and actions in…
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AP English Language Vocabulary Words
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity-
-A symbolic narrative
-Two or more words with the same sound or letter reoccurring.
-The making of a casual or indirect reference.
-Uncertainty/ unclear of meaning of expression.
Allegory
-A symbolic narrative
Alliteration
-Two or more words with the same sound or letter reoccurring.
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Language Spelling Words
Exhale
Eon
Expediency
Expedite
Breathe out in a deliberate manner
An indefinite and very long period of time, often a period ex…
The quality of being convenient and practical despite possibl…
Make (an action or process) happen sooner or accomplished mor…
Exhale
Breathe out in a deliberate manner
Eon
An indefinite and very long period of time, often a period ex…
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Language of Medicine Spelling Words for Final
anterior
caudal
cranial
hypogastric
...
...
...
...
anterior
...
caudal
...
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English 11 Vocabulary 1: Words About Language
annotation (noun)
appellation (noun)
eponym (noun)
linguistics (noun)
A critical or explanatory note
A name, title, or designation
A person whose name is, or is thought to be, the source of th…
The study of the nature, structure, and variation of language
annotation (noun)
A critical or explanatory note
appellation (noun)
A name, title, or designation
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AP English Language Vocabulary Words
Exigence
Logos
Pathos
Ethos
What prompts the speaker to speak at this particular point in…
Persuasion by means of logic or reasoning
Persuasion by means of emotional appeal
Persuasion by convincing the audience of one's moral character
Exigence
What prompts the speaker to speak at this particular point in…
Logos
Persuasion by means of logic or reasoning
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English 12 Vocabulary 1: Words About Language
cognate (noun)
cognate (adjective)
inflection (noun)
orthography (noun)
A word related to another word in a different language
Having the same source, origin, or ancestor; Similar in funct…
The addition of an affix to a word, or a change in the forms…
The study of the letters and spelling system of a language
cognate (noun)
A word related to another word in a different language
cognate (adjective)
Having the same source, origin, or ancestor; Similar in funct…
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English Language Spelling Bee Words from 270-285
Roommate
Roster
Sanctuary
Sandwich
Person who shares a living facility.
A list, especially of the names of players on a sports team o…
Sacred place, such as a shrine.
A piece of meat or other food placed between two slices of br…
Roommate
Person who shares a living facility.
Roster
A list, especially of the names of players on a sports team o…
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language spelling words
Garrulous
Repress
irascible
economize
talkative
to hold back
grumpy
to save
Garrulous
talkative
Repress
to hold back
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Aice English Language and Composition Vocabulary Word List
Authoritative
Emotive
Didactic
Objective
The voice is commanding and knowing
The voice evokes emotion
The voice is preachy, insistent
The voice is uncommitted, without judgement
Authoritative
The voice is commanding and knowing
Emotive
The voice evokes emotion
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Spelling Test Language Words
vowel
contraction
pronoun
adjective
a,e,i,o,u, and sometimes y
can't, won't, aren't
his, her, their, its
a word that describes a noun
vowel
a,e,i,o,u, and sometimes y
contraction
can't, won't, aren't
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AP English Language Vocabulary Words
Diction
Syntax
Style
Tone
Word choice
The ordering of words in a sentence; sentence structure
The manner of expression; how the author uses language to get…
The attitude, mood or sentiments of the author
Diction
Word choice
Syntax
The ordering of words in a sentence; sentence structure
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English Language Arts Vocabulary Words
loquacious
magnanimous
iridescent
sporadic
very chatty
kind
colorful
happens randomly
loquacious
very chatty
magnanimous
kind
AP English Language Vocabulary Words
Exigence
Logos
Pathos
Ethos
What prompts the speaker to speak at this particular point in…
Persuasion by means of logic or reasoning
Persuasion by means of emotional appeal
Persuasion by convincing the audience of one's moral character
Exigence
What prompts the speaker to speak at this particular point in…
Logos
Persuasion by means of logic or reasoning
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English Language - Word Classes
Noun
Adjective
Adverb
Verb
A place, name or thing
Describes a noun
Describes a verb
A doing or action word
Noun
A place, name or thing
Adjective
Describes a noun
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Language arts spelling words
Absence
Appearance
Attendance
Beginning
...
...
...
...
Absence
...
Appearance
...
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Spelling Bee, Slavic Language Words
gulag
mammoth
kasha
babushka
the penal system of the U.S.S.R. consisting of a network of l…
any of numerous extinct elephants widely distributed in the P…
a soft napped twilled fabric of fine wool and hair having a s…
grandmother, granny; an elderly Russian woman
gulag
the penal system of the U.S.S.R. consisting of a network of l…
mammoth
any of numerous extinct elephants widely distributed in the P…
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English Vocabulary #14 + Spelling Words
inalienable
voluminous
satiate
dissect
natural to
large
fill completely
cut apart
inalienable
natural to
voluminous
large
41 terms
Spelling Words Language Arts
tolerance
intentional
resolution
reconcile
...
...
...
...
tolerance
...
intentional
...
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LANGUAGE : SPELLING WORDS #1
alphabet
arithmetic
heroes
stadium
1
2
3
4
alphabet
1
arithmetic
2
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Language Arts Spelling Words
Absence
Acceptable
Accessible
Accidentally
Absence
Acceptable
Accessible
Accidentally
Absence
Absence
Acceptable
Acceptable
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English language spellings
Benevolent
Blithe
Conciliatory
Earnest
Showing sympathy
Carefree and happy
Making or willing to make concessions
Characterised by a firm humourless belief in ones options
Benevolent
Showing sympathy
Blithe
Carefree and happy
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Language arts spelling words
Launch
Wrote
Avenue
Jewelery
Start or set
Past tense of write
A broad road in a town or city
Personal ornaments such as a necklace or bracelet
Launch
Start or set
Wrote
Past tense of write
English Vocabulary #14 + Spelling Words
ALIEN
CELER
CUMB, CUB
FIX
of another
swift
to lie down
to fix; to fasten
ALIEN
of another
CELER
swift
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English Vocabulary + Spelling Words #9
AMB(I)
AUD, AUDIT
CORP, CORPOR (CORPUS)
FLU, FLUX
both
to hear
body
to flow
AMB(I)
both
AUD, AUDIT
to hear
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