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9 terms
Language Arts Words
De
Dis
Extra
Equi
Down
Away
Beyond
Equal
De
Down
Dis
Away
10 terms
language arts word list
aggressive
centigrade
degrade
digress
hostile;pushy;stepping into someones space with forceful energy
Celsius; temperature rating on the thermometer made up of 100…
verb: reduce in worth or character, usually verball
to stray from the main subject
aggressive
hostile;pushy;stepping into someones space with forceful energy
centigrade
Celsius; temperature rating on the thermometer made up of 100…
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
24 terms
Language Arts Vocab Words
Avid
Example of Avid
Synonyms of Avid
Antonyms of Avid
having or showing a keen interest in or enthusiasm for someth…
Maggie shows a avid interest in lacrosse
devoted, keen, impatient
disinterested, unexcited, unenthusiastic
Avid
having or showing a keen interest in or enthusiasm for someth…
Example of Avid
Maggie shows a avid interest in lacrosse
20 terms
Language Arts Words
inept
oaf
immense
libel
having or showing no skill
a stupid, uncultured, or clumsy person
extremely large or great
a published false statement that is damaging to a person's re…
inept
having or showing no skill
oaf
a stupid, uncultured, or clumsy person
5 terms
Language Arts Words (G)
irony
verbal irony
dramatic irony
situational irony
a figure of speech in which words are used in such a way that…
This is the contrast between what is said and what is meant.…
This is the contrast between what the character thinks to be…
It is the contrast between what happens and what was expected…
irony
a figure of speech in which words are used in such a way that…
verbal irony
This is the contrast between what is said and what is meant.…
15 terms
language Arts Word Work
superfluous
intrepid
text structure
graph = witting
extra,surplus
fearless, brave
the written text is agonized
- paragraph... - photography
superfluous
extra,surplus
intrepid
fearless, brave
5 terms
Language Arts Words (E)
foreshadowing
flashback
point of view
two of the most common points of view
a literary device by which an author hints what is to come. A…
An interruption of the chronological sequence (as of a film o…
The manner in which a story is narrated or depicted and who i…
first person, wherein the story is told by the narrator from…
foreshadowing
a literary device by which an author hints what is to come. A…
flashback
An interruption of the chronological sequence (as of a film o…
5 terms
Language Arts Words (I)
parody
contemporary
parable
allegory
an imitation of the style of a particular writer, artist, or…
belonging to the present time (modern) A ___________ novel wo…
a short story designed to illustrate or teach some truth, rel…
a story in which the characters and events are symbols that s…
parody
an imitation of the style of a particular writer, artist, or…
contemporary
belonging to the present time (modern) A ___________ novel wo…
5 terms
Language Arts Words (A)
characterize
character traits
direct characterization
indirect characterization
to describe the qualities of someone or something in a partic…
the qualities, attitudes, and values that a character has or…
When using direct characterization, a writer states the chara…
When describing a character indirectly, a writer depends on t…
characterize
to describe the qualities of someone or something in a partic…
character traits
the qualities, attitudes, and values that a character has or…
5 terms
Language Arts Words (C)
character evolution
theme
universal
universal theme
When a character's traits changes in some way throughout the…
The message about life a story conveys to its reader.
true or suitable in every situation
an idea that applies to anyone regardless of cultural differe…
character evolution
When a character's traits changes in some way throughout the…
theme
The message about life a story conveys to its reader.
5 terms
Language Arts Words (B)
flat character
round character
static character
dynamic character
a character who is one-sided and often stereotypical (has one…
A character is fully developed and exhibits many traits—often…
A character who does not change during the course of the lite…
A character who changes or grows during the course of the lit…
flat character
a character who is one-sided and often stereotypical (has one…
round character
A character is fully developed and exhibits many traits—often…
5 terms
Language Arts Words (J)
foible
soliloquy
memoir
autobiography
a minor weakness or eccentricity in someone's character.
an act of speaking one's thoughts aloud when by oneself or re…
A written account of one specific aspect of the writer's life.
A written account that focusses on the chronology of the writ…
foible
a minor weakness or eccentricity in someone's character.
soliloquy
an act of speaking one's thoughts aloud when by oneself or re…
5 terms
Language Arts Words (F)
omniscient
third person omniscient narration
limited point of view
Idiom
Knowing everything
This is a common form of third-person narration in which the…
similar to the omniscient point of view, but the narrator onl…
a group of words established by usage as having a meaning not…
omniscient
Knowing everything
third person omniscient narration
This is a common form of third-person narration in which the…
5 terms
Language Arts Words (H)
mood
tone
genre
tragedy
In literature, _________is a literary element that evokes cer…
The writer's or speaker's attitude toward his subject, his au…
a specific type of music, film, or writing. Your favorite lit…
a kind of drama that presents a serious subject matter about…
mood
In literature, _________is a literary element that evokes cer…
tone
The writer's or speaker's attitude toward his subject, his au…
5 terms
Language Arts Words (D)
plot
conflict
different types of conflicts in litera…
resolution
Used to describe the events that make up a story or the main…
a literary element that involves a struggle between two oppos…
Man vs man... Man vs self... Man vs nature... Man vs society
The denouement is a literary device which can be defined as t…
plot
Used to describe the events that make up a story or the main…
conflict
a literary element that involves a struggle between two oppos…
20 terms
Language Arts cell words
phon
poli
ang
morph
sound
many
bend
shape
phon
sound
poli
many
Language Arts Stem Words
logy
ist
tion
fore
specified study
one who
act or state
before
logy
specified study
ist
one who
72 terms
Vocabulary Words for Language Arts
abhor
abridge
abut
archaic
to hate very much, to detest utterly (v)
to shorten, to condense (v)
next to; shares a boundary with (v)
belonging to an earlier time, ancient; outdated (adj)
abhor
to hate very much, to detest utterly (v)
abridge
to shorten, to condense (v)
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…
32 terms
Language Arts Important Words
abbreviation
alphabetical
audience
author
one word made short, ends with a period
in a - z order
who watches and listens to a show, game, speech, reading, or…
person who wrote; a writer
abbreviation
one word made short, ends with a period
alphabetical
in a - z order
27 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary Words
encumber
exasperation
offend
spatter
to slow down
annoyed
to insult, annoy
splash
encumber
to slow down
exasperation
annoyed
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Language Arts Vocab Words
Apathy
Empathy
Conviction
Fortitude
lack of interest, enthusiasm, or concern, indifference
the ability to truly understand and share the feelings of ano…
a strong belief or opinion
mental and emotional strength in facing difficult or danger c…
Apathy
lack of interest, enthusiasm, or concern, indifference
Empathy
the ability to truly understand and share the feelings of ano…
10 terms
Language Arts Words
a collection of poems and stories... sent…
a closing section added to a novel or…
an introductory section added to a poe…
a literary work that ridicules and der…
anthology ... noun
epilogue ... noun
prologue ... noun
satire ... noun
a collection of poems and stories... sent…
anthology ... noun
a closing section added to a novel or…
epilogue ... noun
50 terms
Language Arts Words
crescendo
abyss
retract
disillusioned
a sound that gets louder and louder
a hole or space so big and deep that it seems bottomless
pulls back or in
realize that something or someone is not as good as you thought
crescendo
a sound that gets louder and louder
abyss
a hole or space so big and deep that it seems bottomless
22 terms
Language Arts Review Words
scrupulously
torrent
transgressions
chastise
in very clear ordered way
an overwhelming flow
violation of law, command or duty
gentle punishment
scrupulously
in very clear ordered way
torrent
an overwhelming flow
18 terms
Language arts words
Diction
Connotation
Cognitive
Elaberate
A choice of words
The meaning suggested by a word either possetive or negative
Thinking, prosses, rerembering
Adding more imformation or detail
Diction
A choice of words
Connotation
The meaning suggested by a word either possetive or negative
15 terms
language arts words
bi
inter
liter
punct
two
between
letter
point
bi
two
inter
between
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
28 terms
Language arts words
Adjective-
Adjective clause-
Adjective prepositional phrase-
adverb-
modify nouns and pronouns
logical grouping of words with a subject and a verb that prov…
...
a word or phrase that modifies or qaulifies an adjective, ver…
Adjective-
modify nouns and pronouns
Adjective clause-
logical grouping of words with a subject and a verb that prov…
86 terms
Language Arts Words
Metaphor
Simile
Description
Discrepancy
figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an o…
figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with a…
a spoken or written representation or account of a person, ob…
a lack of compatibility or similarity between two or more fac…
Metaphor
figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an o…
Simile
figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with a…
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
Language arts Vocab Words
Amiably
Grimace
Placid
Enthralled
friendly,pleasent
a ugly facial expression
Calm,peaceful
Capture of fascination
Amiably
friendly,pleasent
Grimace
a ugly facial expression
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
20 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary Words
Boudoir
Brouhaha
Buffoon
Buttress
Women's dressing room
Uproar
A clown, comedian, or laughable person
To support or to prop
Boudoir
Women's dressing room
Brouhaha
Uproar
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.
10 terms
Language Arts Vocab Words
opinion
plot
point of view
proofread
a personal view or attitude; a belief or judgment
a storyline; a secret plan or scheme
a belief, judgment; the position of a narrator in a story
to read in order to find and mark errors to be corrected at a…
opinion
a personal view or attitude; a belief or judgment
plot
a storyline; a secret plan or scheme
13 terms
Language Arts: Vocabulary Words
Metaphor
Simile
Alliteration
Juxtaposition
A direct comparison.
A comparison using like or as, as in "she is LIKE a rose".
The repetition of a sound at the beginning of two or more nei…
A placing or being placed side by side, especially with compa…
Metaphor
A direct comparison.
Simile
A comparison using like or as, as in "she is LIKE a rose".
15 terms
vocab words language arts
Antic
Attire
captivate
deft
a playful or funny act
clothes, especially fine and expensive clothes
to please greatly; to win over by special charm
quick and sure; skillful at handling
Antic
a playful or funny act
Attire
clothes, especially fine and expensive clothes
10 terms
Language Arts Words
a collection of poems and stories... ex.…
a closing section added to a novel or…
an introductory section added to a poe…
a literary work that ridicules and der…
anthology (noun)
epilogue (noun)
prologue (noun)
satire (noun)
a collection of poems and stories... ex.…
anthology (noun)
a closing section added to a novel or…
epilogue (noun)
14 terms
Language Arts Words
Convivial
Subtly
Forlorn
Recede
enjoying the company of others and the pleasure of feasting
made or formed in a smart, skilled, or evil way
sad and lonely sue to isolation
to move or back away
Convivial
enjoying the company of others and the pleasure of feasting
Subtly
made or formed in a smart, skilled, or evil way
20 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary Words
hazard
minor
efficient
instantly
something that could be dangerous
something is not important
someone gets things done quickly, correctly, and without trou…
if something takes almost no time to happen
hazard
something that could be dangerous
minor
something is not important
19 terms
Vocab Words Language Arts
Commotion
Cringe
Dosage
Exuberant
A disturbance
To shrink back or hide in fear or submission
Amount and frequency of a medical drug that may be taken safely
Feeling or expressing great happiness or triumph
Commotion
A disturbance
Cringe
To shrink back or hide in fear or submission
8 terms
Vocab word language arts
Data
Energy
Intercept
Occur
Information or facts
Strength or power
To stop or interrupt the movement of something
To happen
Data
Information or facts
Energy
Strength or power
language arts vocab. words
beleaguered
ascetic
fanatic
ruse
to be surrounded and attacked
trick
beleaguered
to be surrounded and attacked
ascetic
10 terms
Language Arts Words
Aqueduct
Aquatic
Auditory
Audience
Artificial bridgelike channel or canal that conducts water
Of or relating to water
Of or relating to hearing or hearing organs
A group of spectators at a public event
Aqueduct
Artificial bridgelike channel or canal that conducts water
Aquatic
Of or relating to water
34 terms
language arts words
loiter
cacophony
dauntless
myriad
hang around
harsh sounds
to be fearless
extremely large number
loiter
hang around
cacophony
harsh sounds
26 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary Words
inept
apparel
besiege
compress
(adj.) without skill, clumsy. Synonyms: awkward, bumbling.. A…
(n.) clothing. Synonyms: clothes, coverings. Antonym: without…
(v.) To attack or overwhelm. Synonyms: surround or trap. Anto…
(v.) to make smaller or reduce size. Synonyms: condense, rest…
inept
(adj.) without skill, clumsy. Synonyms: awkward, bumbling.. A…
apparel
(n.) clothing. Synonyms: clothes, coverings. Antonym: without…
98 terms
Language Arts words.
abjure
abrogate
acumen
antebellum
to reject; abandon formally
To abolish
Keen insight
Before the war
abjure
to reject; abandon formally
abrogate
To abolish
15 terms
Language Arts Vocab Words
Impertinent
Stupefied
Futile
Taciturn
Rude or overly bold
To stun
Producing no result
Using few words
Impertinent
Rude or overly bold
Stupefied
To stun
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