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Chapter 6 Vocab - World Literature
intimation
inviolate
luminary
panache
n., a suggestion, hint
adj., intact, undisturbed, unprofand
n., a celebrity, notable, leading light
n., flair, verve, dash, swagger
intimation
n., a suggestion, hint
inviolate
adj., intact, undisturbed, unprofand
Currents in Literature World Volume Chapter 6
cherish
desultory
engulf
exhort
1. to value deeply; to treasure... 2. to care for tenderly; to s…
without apparent purpose; aimless; disconnected
to envelop entirely; inundate; devour
to urge strongly by making an appeal, by criticizing, or by g…
cherish
1. to value deeply; to treasure... 2. to care for tenderly; to s…
desultory
without apparent purpose; aimless; disconnected
American Literature Chapter 6
predilection
ingratiating
disassembling
calumny
(n.) preexisting preference
(adj.) charming or flattering
(n.) disguising one's real nature or motives
(n.) false accusation; slander
predilection
(n.) preexisting preference
ingratiating
(adj.) charming or flattering
12 terms
World History-Chapter 6
Julius Caesar
Plebeians
Paul
Constantine
Roman ruler held the title of dictator or absolute ruler at t…
Common citizens of Rome called
Christian leader wrote letters that formed the Epistles of th…
Moved the capital of the Roman Empire from Rome to Byzantium
Julius Caesar
Roman ruler held the title of dictator or absolute ruler at t…
Plebeians
Common citizens of Rome called
5 terms
Literature Chapter 6
Allegory
Ironic purpose
Motif
Paradox
A fictional work in which the setting, characters, plot, and…
The development of characters or events to create insights or…
A recurring element in a literary work, often used to highlig…
An apparent contradiction that actually reveals an underlying…
Allegory
A fictional work in which the setting, characters, plot, and…
Ironic purpose
The development of characters or events to create insights or…
Illuminating Literature Chapter 6 Vocab
immolate
pernicious
timorous
commiseration
sacrifice
wicked
shy timid
sympathy
immolate
sacrifice
pernicious
wicked
13 terms
World History Chapter 6
Afonso de Albuquerque
Christopher Columbus
...
While searching for a westward route to China, he discovered…
Afonso de Albuquerque
...
Christopher Columbus
While searching for a westward route to China, he discovered…
16 terms
Modern World History Chapter 6
Geocentric Theory
Scientific Revolution
Heliocentric theory
Galileo Galilei
Earth is the center of the universe (Aristotle/Ptolemy)
A new way of thinking about the natural world based upon care…
the Sun is the center of the universe. (Copernicus)
Proved the Heliocentric Theory, got in trouble with Church fo…
Geocentric Theory
Earth is the center of the universe (Aristotle/Ptolemy)
Scientific Revolution
A new way of thinking about the natural world based upon care…
Keystone Literature Chapter 6
Author's point of view
Dramatic irony
Narrative point of view
Situational irony
the writer's attitude toward the work
a literary technique in which the reader has more information…
the perspective of the narrator in a story or the speaker in…
a literary technique in which the outcome is the opposite of…
Author's point of view
the writer's attitude toward the work
Dramatic irony
a literary technique in which the reader has more information…
22 terms
World Geography and Culture Chapter 6
LESSON 1 vocabulary
Archipelago
mainland
rimland
...
A chain of islands
A large area of land that is not an island
The land, often islands and coastal plains, around the edge o…
LESSON 1 vocabulary
...
Archipelago
A chain of islands
51 terms
World History Chapter 6
Republic
Patrician
Plebeian
Tribune
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
This group of ancient Romans made up most of the population,…
These were the officials elected by the plebeians to protect…
Republic
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
Patrician
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
56 terms
Literature Chapter 6
Lines Written in Early Spring
Expostulation and Reply
The Tables Turned
Lines Composed a Few Miles above Tinte…
William Wordsworth
William Wordsworth
William Wordsworth
William Wordsworth
Lines Written in Early Spring
William Wordsworth
Expostulation and Reply
William Wordsworth
36 terms
World History - Chapter 6
republic
patrician
plebeian
tribune
a type of government in which citizens vote
aristocratic landowners who held most of the power
common farmers, artisans, and merchants who held the majority
representatives who protected the rights of the plebeians
republic
a type of government in which citizens vote
patrician
aristocratic landowners who held most of the power
35 terms
World History - Chapter 6
republic
patrician
plebeian
tribune
a type of government in which citizens vote
aristocratic landowners who held most of the power
common farmers, artisans, and merchants who held the majority
representatives who protected the rights of the plebeians
republic
a type of government in which citizens vote
patrician
aristocratic landowners who held most of the power
8 terms
Lost World Chapter 6
Footprints
Joyful
Stagnant
Monsters
Very happy
A large and ugly animal
Footprints
Joyful
Very happy
20 terms
Literature Vocabulary Chapter 6
Anomalous
Aspersion
Bizarre
Brusque
Abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
A damaging or derogatory statement
Extremely strange, unusual, atypical
Abrupt, Blunt, with no formalities
Anomalous
Abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
Aspersion
A damaging or derogatory statement
World History Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Republic
Patrician
Plebeian
Tribune
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
This group of ancient Romans made up most of the population,…
These were the officials elected by the plebeians to protect…
Republic
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
Patrician
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
Chapter 6 World History Vocabulary
Persian Empire
Sparta
Athens
democracy
located in the Middle East on the Iranian Plateau between the…
important city-state in Greece, taught to be strong soldiers…
developed world's first democracy; women and slaves were not…
government system developed by Greece
Persian Empire
located in the Middle East on the Iranian Plateau between the…
Sparta
important city-state in Greece, taught to be strong soldiers…
51 terms
World History Chapter 6
Republic
Patrician
Plebeian
Tribune
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
This group of ancient Romans made up most of the population,…
These were the officials elected by the plebeians to protect…
Republic
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
Patrician
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
8 terms
World History - Chapter 6
Olmec
Maya
Aztec
Inca
1st American civilization
Civilization of independent city-states in Central America
Highly developed civilization in Mexico
Civilization that emerged from the Andes mountains of South A…
Olmec
1st American civilization
Maya
Civilization of independent city-states in Central America
World History Chapter 6
Republic
Patrician
Plebeian
Tribune
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
This group of ancient Romans made up most of the population,…
These were the officials elected by the plebeians to protect…
Republic
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
Patrician
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
WORLD HISTORY - GREECE- CHAPTER 6
POLIS
AGORA
DEMOCRACY
ARISTOCRAT
The Greek people lived in a Polis.
We are meeting at the agora tonight to discuss the election r…
A type of government where many people are in charge by voting
Rich men that owned a lot of land, they were powerful in gove…
POLIS
The Greek people lived in a Polis.
AGORA
We are meeting at the agora tonight to discuss the election r…
21 terms
American Literature Chapter 6 Terms
permit
frail
contact
jerked
allow
weak, thin
two things or people coming together
gave a quick pull or twist
permit
allow
frail
weak, thin
35 terms
World History Chapter 6
John Cabot
encomienda
Gold Coast
Benin
Venetian seaman who explored the New England coastline for th…
the right of Spanish settlers to use Native Americans as labo…
Name for the southern coast of West Africa with abundance of…
Example of African kingdom ruined by the impact of slave trade
John Cabot
Venetian seaman who explored the New England coastline for th…
encomienda
the right of Spanish settlers to use Native Americans as labo…
6 terms
The Ancient World: Chapter 6
Mesopotamia
capital
tribute
siege
Modern day Iraq. Mesopotamia is the Greek word for "the land…
A city that is the center of government
Wealth sent from one country or ruler to another as a sign th…
A military blockade and attack on a city to force it to surre…
Mesopotamia
Modern day Iraq. Mesopotamia is the Greek word for "the land…
capital
A city that is the center of government
50 terms
World Chapter 6
ancien régime
estate
bourgeoisie
deficit spending
the government in pre-revolution France
social class
the middle class
When a government spends more money than it takes in.
ancien régime
the government in pre-revolution France
estate
social class
36 terms
World History Chapter 6
Muhammad
caravan manager
he was troubled by the gap between the…
Gabriel
Who was the founder of Islam?
What was Muhammad's profession when he received his revelatio…
Why did Muhammad go to the hills to meditate?
From what angel did Muhammad receive his revelations?
Muhammad
Who was the founder of Islam?
caravan manager
What was Muhammad's profession when he received his revelatio…
Chapter 6 Vocab - World Lit
intimation
inviolate
luminary
panache
suggestion
intact
celebrity
flair
intimation
suggestion
inviolate
intact
14 terms
Chapter 6 Inferences and Reading Literature
inference
autobiography
connotation
denotation
a reasonable assumption based on the information we have
a story of one's own life experience
positive or negative feelings suggested by a word
the dictionary or literal meaning of a word
inference
a reasonable assumption based on the information we have
autobiography
a story of one's own life experience
Multicultural Literature Chapter 6
appall
cognizant
commiserate
expedient
to shock; to horrify
conscious of
to express sorrow
self-interested
appall
to shock; to horrify
cognizant
conscious of
27 terms
Literature Vocabulary Chapter 6-15
Injunctions
Bias
Arms
Imprudent
An author active warning or order
prejudice in favor of or against one thing, person, or group…
Weapons and ammunition
Not showing care for the consequences of an action; rash
Injunctions
An author active warning or order
Bias
prejudice in favor of or against one thing, person, or group…
10 terms
World Literature (Block A) - List 6
-ance, -ence
di-, dif-, dis-
medi, meri
klepto
state or quality of
separate
middle
steal
-ance, -ence
state or quality of
di-, dif-, dis-
separate
10 terms
World History Chapter 6
Cush
Clement
Frumentius
Mansa Musa
the greatest ancient civilization in Africa's interior
wrote the oldest surviving hymn
one of the missionaries from Rome that was taken to Ethiopia
the greatest ruler of the Mali Empire
Cush
the greatest ancient civilization in Africa's interior
Clement
wrote the oldest surviving hymn
BJU American Literature Chapter 6
Transcendentalism
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nature
Self-Reliance
Defined as "part religion, part philosophy, part revolt again…
Born in 1803 and died in 1882. Exerted great influence on Ame…
Written by Ralph Waldo Emerson in 1837. First published essay…
Written by Ralph Waldo Emerson. Meant to show that man needs…
Transcendentalism
Defined as "part religion, part philosophy, part revolt again…
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Born in 1803 and died in 1882. Exerted great influence on Ame…
20 terms
World Studies, Chapter 6 Terms
Ancien regime
Estates
First Estate
Second Estate
"Old Order" How France organized its social classes
Social classes (the different levels people are in according…
The Clergy ... Church 'anoints' the King
The Nobility... The nobility supports the king
Ancien regime
"Old Order" How France organized its social classes
Estates
Social classes (the different levels people are in according…
World History: Chapter 6
Republic
Patrician
Plebeian
Tribune
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
This group of ancient Romans made up most of the population,…
These were the officials elected by the plebeians to protect…
Republic
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
Patrician
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
World History Chapter 6
Republic
Patrician
Plebeian
Tribune
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
This group of ancient Romans made up most of the population,…
These were the officials elected by the plebeians to protect…
Republic
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
Patrician
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
11 terms
world geography chapter 6
canal
telecommunication
free enterprise
social mobility
long and narrow strip of water made for boats or for irrigation
concerned with the technology of electronic communication at…
economic system in which individuals and businesses are allow…
movement up or down the social class ladder
canal
long and narrow strip of water made for boats or for irrigation
telecommunication
concerned with the technology of electronic communication at…
Chapter 6 Literature
Literature
Oral Literature
Microcosm
Magic Realism
Knowledge of books; carefully constructed verbal expression
Carefully constructed oral verbal expression
A Small group that represents something bigger
Reality and Fantasy Co-existing ; expresses realistic situati…
Literature
Knowledge of books; carefully constructed verbal expression
Oral Literature
Carefully constructed oral verbal expression
English, Chapter 6- literature
Torture
Cross
Costume
audience
Tortur
Kors
kostyme
publikum
Torture
Tortur
Cross
Kors
14 terms
Literature chapter 6 terms
oral tradition
theme
universal theme
heroes and heroines
includes legends, myths, and folk tales; the sharing of these…
a central idea, message, or insight that is revealed within a…
the theme can be seen in stories in many different cultures;…
larger than life figures whose virtues and deeds are often ce…
oral tradition
includes legends, myths, and folk tales; the sharing of these…
theme
a central idea, message, or insight that is revealed within a…
20 terms
Literature Vocabulary Chapter 6
accede
brandish
comprise
deft
to assume an office or dignity (v)
to wave (v)
to include or contain (v)
skillful (adj)
accede
to assume an office or dignity (v)
brandish
to wave (v)
20 terms
Literature Vocab Chapter 6
enticed
forbear
pompous
eloquent
Temped by offering something attractive
hold back from something
self-important
spoken clearly and convincingly
enticed
Temped by offering something attractive
forbear
hold back from something
24 terms
Literature chapter 6
Cerulean
Morbid
Filially
Acrid
Skyblue
Given to interest in disturbing subject matter, such as death…
In the manner of a child to a parent
Strong, harsh
Cerulean
Skyblue
Morbid
Given to interest in disturbing subject matter, such as death…
20 terms
Literature Chapter 6
Agenda
Amiable
Befuddle
Blight
The program for a meeting; a list; outline, or plan of things…
Friendly, good-natured
To confuse make stupid
A disease that causes plants to wither and die; a condition o…
Agenda
The program for a meeting; a list; outline, or plan of things…
Amiable
Friendly, good-natured
chapter 6 vocab literature
agenda
amiable
befuddle
blight
the program for a meeting, a list, outline, or plan of things…
friendly, good-natured
to confuse, make stupid
a disease that causes plants to wither and die, a condition o…
agenda
the program for a meeting, a list, outline, or plan of things…
amiable
friendly, good-natured
18 terms
Literature chapter 6 terms
Onomatopeia
External conflict
Internal conflict
Assonance
Words that sound like what they mean.
Conflict between a charcter and an outside force such as soci…
Conflict within a charter's mindbwtween opposing thoughts snd…
The repetition of similar vowel sounds in a series of words.
Onomatopeia
Words that sound like what they mean.
External conflict
Conflict between a charcter and an outside force such as soci…
Chapter 6 literature review
Review of Literature
Reviewing the literature is the
Barriers to the implementation of best…
Purpose of a review
is the process of finding relevant research reports, critical…
first step in implementing EBP and identifying practice
Lack of research experience... Unsure about how to locate resear…
Identification of a research problem... Generates new research q…
Review of Literature
is the process of finding relevant research reports, critical…
Reviewing the literature is the
first step in implementing EBP and identifying practice
The Story of the World Volume 2, Chapter 6
Arabian Peninsula
Bedouins
Al-Amin
Quiet, dark cave
A desert surrounded by the Persian Gulf, Arabian Sea, and the…
The strong, determined tribes of people that managed to live…
"The Trustworthy One," a nickname for Muhammed as a child.
Muhammed's private place to think an pray, where the angel Ga…
Arabian Peninsula
A desert surrounded by the Persian Gulf, Arabian Sea, and the…
Bedouins
The strong, determined tribes of people that managed to live…
14 terms
AP World History Strayer Chapter 6 Ericson
Meroe
Axum
Niger valley civilization
Maya civilization
Capital of a flourishing kingdom in southern Nubia from the 3…
An African empire located in what is now Eritrea & Ethiopia c…
This civilization formed as people flooded from the Sahara in…
A well-known Mesoamerican civilization which led to the conce…
Meroe
Capital of a flourishing kingdom in southern Nubia from the 3…
Axum
An African empire located in what is now Eritrea & Ethiopia c…
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