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69 terms
World Literature-Unit 12
polytheists
myths
Homer
Iliad
worshipers of many gods
man-made stories about gods and goddesses
the blind poet who lived more than seven hundred years before…
this word mean "the tale of Ilios" (Troy); recounts the event…
polytheists
worshipers of many gods
myths
man-made stories about gods and goddesses
44 terms
World Literature Unit 12
Homer
Iliad and the Odyssey
Homer
Achilles
the blind poet who understood that the gods weren't real
the two epics that Homer wrote
the man who wrote the Death of Hector
who did Hector fight?
Homer
the blind poet who understood that the gods weren't real
Iliad and the Odyssey
the two epics that Homer wrote
12 terms
World Literature - Unit 12 Vocabulary
ultima
ultimate
ultimatum
fin
last
surpassing all others; definitive
a demand or threat that is final
end, border, limit
ultima
last
ultimate
surpassing all others; definitive
15 terms
World Literature Vocab Unit 12
altercation
audacity
evince
exhort
n. a heated arguement
n. rude boldness; nerve
v. to demonstrate clearly; to prove
v. to urge on with stirring words
altercation
n. a heated arguement
audacity
n. rude boldness; nerve
20 terms
World Literature - Vocabulary Unit 12
abjure
acrid
august
callous
to avoid, shun
irritating, stinging
majestic
insensitive
abjure
to avoid, shun
acrid
irritating, stinging
16 terms
Advanced World Literature - Unit 12 Vocabulary
ultima
ultimate
penultimate
ultimatum
last
surpassing all others; definitive
just before the final; next to last
a demand or threat that is final
ultima
last
ultimate
surpassing all others; definitive
10 terms
American Literature Unit 12 Vocabulary (1-10)
abjure
acrid
august
callous
(v.) to renounce, repudiate under oath; to avoid, shun
(adj.) harsh in taste or odor; sharp in manner or temper
(adj.) majestic, inspiring admiration and respect
(adj.) emotionally hardened, unfeeling
abjure
(v.) to renounce, repudiate under oath; to avoid, shun
acrid
(adj.) harsh in taste or odor; sharp in manner or temper
10 terms
American Literature Unit 12 Vocabulary (11-20)
inveterate
irrelevant
nocturnal
platitude
(adj.) firmly established, long-standing; habitual
(adj.) not to the point, not applicable or pertinent
(adj.) of or occurring in the night; under cover of darkness
(n.) a commonplace, stale, or trite remark
inveterate
(adj.) firmly established, long-standing; habitual
irrelevant
(adj.) not to the point, not applicable or pertinent
our world unit12
archaeologist
temple
top
step
αρχαιολόγος
ναός
κορυφή
σκαλοπάτι
archaeologist
αρχαιολόγος
temple
ναός
14 terms
unit 12 The World of Instruments
string
woodwind
brass
percussion
struna, instrument strunowy
instrument dęty drewniany
instrument dęty blaszany
perkusja
string
struna, instrument strunowy
woodwind
instrument dęty drewniany
15 terms
World English: Unit 12 "Space"
astronaut
colonize
discover
exploration
a person who goes into outer space
the act of populating a new place such as the moon
to become aware of or learn something new
the process of exploring; looking for new things
astronaut
a person who goes into outer space
colonize
the act of populating a new place such as the moon
20 terms
AP Literature Unit 12 Vocabulary
probity
profligate
propinquity
protean
honesty, uprightness
corrupt, degenerate, wildly extravagant
nearness in place or time; kinship
readily assuming different shapes or characters
probity
honesty, uprightness
profligate
corrupt, degenerate, wildly extravagant
29 terms
Unit 12: World War II
Great Depression
Totalitarianism
Benito Mussolini
Fascism
After the Roaring Twenties, the stock market crashed which le…
These leaders are dictators who control all aspects of govern…
He was the dictator of Italy during WWII and believed in fasc…
The idea that nations need strong dictators and total authori…
Great Depression
After the Roaring Twenties, the stock market crashed which le…
Totalitarianism
These leaders are dictators who control all aspects of govern…
24 terms
AP Literature Unit 12 Vocabulary
inanimate
assess
abet
aver
not alive; lifeless
evaluate; estimate the nature of
encourage or assist someone to do something wrong
state or assert to be the case
inanimate
not alive; lifeless
assess
evaluate; estimate the nature of
19 terms
World War I (Unit 12)
World War I
Triple Alliance
Triple Entente
Central Powers
International conflict occurring from 1914 to 1918
a military alliance among Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy
France, Great Britain, and Russia... -eventually the United Sta…
Germany and Austria-Hungary
World War I
International conflict occurring from 1914 to 1918
Triple Alliance
a military alliance among Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy
30 terms
World Literature: Unit 12 Test
What works were among the first books…
Worshipers of many gods
Who's the blind poet?
Two beautiful epic adventures
The Iliad and the Odyssey
polytheists
Homer
The Iliad and the Odyssey
What works were among the first books…
The Iliad and the Odyssey
Worshipers of many gods
polytheists
10 terms
AP Literature Unit 12 Vocabulary
denouement
kennings
trope
in medias res
(day-noo-mon) the final resolution or clarification of a dram…
compound expression that employs figurative language in place…
a figure of speech using words in non-literal ways; literally…
(mey-dee-ahs reys) literally "in the middle of things"; start…
denouement
(day-noo-mon) the final resolution or clarification of a dram…
kennings
compound expression that employs figurative language in place…
20 terms
Moyer - World Lit - Level G - Unit 12 - SYN/ANT
aesthetic
defunct
discomfit
espouse
SYNONYMS: artistic
SYNONYMS: extinct, nonexistent... ANTONYMS: alive, extant
SYNONYMS: nonplus, disconcert, foil
SYNONYMS: embrace, wed... ANTONYMS: repudiate, disavow, renounce
aesthetic
SYNONYMS: artistic
defunct
SYNONYMS: extinct, nonexistent... ANTONYMS: alive, extant
34 terms
English World 2 Unit 12
restaurant
choose
menu
list
restoran
valima
menüü
nimekiri
restaurant
restoran
choose
valima
75 terms
OpenWorld 2 Unit 12
afford
be in charge of
coal
countryside
sich etw. leisten
zuständig sein, leiten
Kohle
Land, Landschaft
afford
sich etw. leisten
be in charge of
zuständig sein, leiten
38 terms
English World 2 Unit 12
pizza
burger
salad
lemonade
pizza
burger
35 terms
UNit 12 World War 1 terms
trench warfare
no man's land
total war
propaganda
A form of warfare in which opposing armies fight each other f…
A strip of land between the trenches of opposing armies along…
A conflict in which the participating countries devote all th…
Ideas spread to influence public opinion
trench warfare
A form of warfare in which opposing armies fight each other f…
no man's land
A strip of land between the trenches of opposing armies along…
39 terms
Unit 12: Independence Movements and the Contemporary World
Pakistan
Bangladesh
Sri Lanka
Indian National Congress
Formerly "West Pakistan"; as Britain portioned the country of…
Formerly East Pakistan; fought for its independence and attem…
Formerly known as "Ceylon"; gained its independence from Brit…
Indian National Congress... Wanted a Hindi unified India (starte…
Pakistan
Formerly "West Pakistan"; as Britain portioned the country of…
Bangladesh
Formerly East Pakistan; fought for its independence and attem…
37 terms
CCCA 10th grade Unit 12 TERMS - World Literature
epigram
elegy
satire
fable
any brief poem, often used as an inscription for monuments or…
a short poem written in pairs of unrhymed lines, often on the…
poetry that combines criticism with wit or ironic humor to ri…
brief anecdote told in a simple, direct style in prose or ver…
epigram
any brief poem, often used as an inscription for monuments or…
elegy
a short poem written in pairs of unrhymed lines, often on the…
14 terms
reading sense 3- unit 12 - around the world
greet
bow
palm
rub
인사하다
머리를 숙여 인사하다
손바닥
문지르다
greet
인사하다
bow
머리를 숙여 인사하다
13 terms
What a World 1 S/L - Unit 12 Definitions
consider
drown
environment
extreme
(verb) to think about
(verb) to die by breathing water
(noun) the plants, animals, and weather of a place
(adjective) excessive, intense, for example: extreme heat in…
consider
(verb) to think about
drown
(verb) to die by breathing water
20 terms
Moyer - World Lit - Level G - Unit 12 - DEF
aesthetic
defunct
discomfit
espouse
(adj.) pertaining to beauty; sensitive or responsive to beauty
(adj.) no longer in existence or functioning, dead
(v.) to frustrate, thrawt, or defeat; to confuse, perplex, or…
(v.) to take up and support; to become attatched to, adopt; t…
aesthetic
(adj.) pertaining to beauty; sensitive or responsive to beauty
defunct
(adj.) no longer in existence or functioning, dead
20 terms
Moyer - World Lit - Level F - Unit 12 - SYN/ANT
absolve
caricature
clangor
contiguous
s: acquit, exonerate, vindicate, excuse, pardon... a: condemn, c…
s: cartoon, burlesque, parody, lampoon
s: din, clamor, uproar... a: silence, stillness, peace and quiet
s: adjoining, abutting, next door to... a: detached, apart, dist…
absolve
s: acquit, exonerate, vindicate, excuse, pardon... a: condemn, c…
caricature
s: cartoon, burlesque, parody, lampoon
52 terms
Unit 12: Between the Wars & World War II
Treaty of Versailles
Appeasement
Rise of Totalitarianism
communism
The 1919 peace plan that ended World War I and required Germa…
This policy of giving into the demands of an uncompromising n…
In the unstable political and economic climate of Europe foll…
there is no private ownership and the government has complete…
Treaty of Versailles
The 1919 peace plan that ended World War I and required Germa…
Appeasement
This policy of giving into the demands of an uncompromising n…
20 terms
Literature: Vocabulary Unit 12
Appreciable
Autocratic
Blanch
Blasphemy
Sufficient to be noticed or measured
Absolute in power or authority
To remove the color from; to make or turn pale; to parboil
An act, utterance, or writing showing contempt for something…
Appreciable
Sufficient to be noticed or measured
Autocratic
Absolute in power or authority
26 terms
12.1.7A.UNIT12. AN OVERCROWDED WORLD
overcrowded (adj)
diverse (adj)
Rio (n)
wealthy (adj)
/'ouvə'kraudid/... Chật ních, đông nghịt
khác,khác nhau,đa dạng... /dɪˈvɜrs/
Thành Phố Rio ( Brazin )
/ˈwɛlθi/... Giàu, giàu có
overcrowded (adj)
/'ouvə'kraudid/... Chật ních, đông nghịt
diverse (adj)
khác,khác nhau,đa dạng... /dɪˈvɜrs/
23 terms
World Lit 10 Unit 12 Characters
Hector
Achilles
Odysseus
Telemachus
son of Priam, king of Troy
Greek hero who killed Hector
Greek warrior
son of Odyssesus
Hector
son of Priam, king of Troy
Achilles
Greek hero who killed Hector
13 terms
World Lit 10 Unit 12 Authors
Homer
the Iliad and the Odyessey
more than 700 years before Christ
Alexander Pope
Who was the blind Greek poet who wrote stories about the anci…
What were Homer's two epic masterpieces?
When did Homer live?
Who wrote "The Dying Christian to His Soul"?
Homer
Who was the blind Greek poet who wrote stories about the anci…
the Iliad and the Odyessey
What were Homer's two epic masterpieces?
37 terms
World Lit 10 Unit 12 Terms
epigram
elegy
satire
fable
any brief poem, often used an an inscription for monuments or…
a short poem written in pairs of unrhymed lines, often on the…
poetry that combines criticism with wit or ironic humor to ri…
brief anecdote told in a simple, direct, style in prose or ve…
epigram
any brief poem, often used an an inscription for monuments or…
elegy
a short poem written in pairs of unrhymed lines, often on the…
13 terms
World Geography, Unit 12
perestroika
dissident
proxy
NATO
restructuring
disagreeing
substitute
North Atlantic Treaty Organization
perestroika
restructuring
dissident
disagreeing
9 terms
World Lit 10 Unit 12 Quotations
The Death of Hector
The Dying Christian to His Soul
Death Be Not Proud
Antigone / Antigone speaking to Creon
Thus the Trojans in the city, scared like fawns, wiped the sw…
Vital spark of heavenly flame!... Quit, oh quit this mortal frame.
One short sleep past, we wake eternally,... And death shall be n…
Nor did I think your orders were so strong that you, a mortal…
The Death of Hector
Thus the Trojans in the city, scared like fawns, wiped the sw…
The Dying Christian to His Soul
Vital spark of heavenly flame!... Quit, oh quit this mortal frame.
Open World Unit 12
textile
smoke
sanitation
polluted
Textil-
Rauch
sanitäre Anlagen
verschmutzt
textile
Textil-
smoke
Rauch
Literature Unit 12
abduct-kw
abduct-kw
ambiguous-kw
ambiguous-kw
(v) to kidnap, carry off by force
Synonyms: seize, snatch
(adj) not clear; having two or more possible meanings
Synonyms: uncertain, unclear, equivocal
abduct-kw
(v) to kidnap, carry off by force
abduct-kw
Synonyms: seize, snatch
12 terms
World Pass - Unit 12
breadwinner
breakthrough
brick-and-mortar
coexist
(n.) one whose earnings are the primary source of support for…
(n.) a productive insight or discovery
(n.) a traditional business with a physical store location.
(v.) to live together without any problems; to be together in…
breadwinner
(n.) one whose earnings are the primary source of support for…
breakthrough
(n.) a productive insight or discovery
20 terms
Literature Vocab unit 12
abjure
acrid
august
callous
(v)to renounce or reject solemnly; to recant; to avoid
(adj.) harsh in taste or odor; sharp in manner or temper
(adj.) majestic, inspiring admiration and respect
(adj.) emotionally hardened, unfeeling
abjure
(v)to renounce or reject solemnly; to recant; to avoid
acrid
(adj.) harsh in taste or odor; sharp in manner or temper
12 terms
American literature unit 12
Ard
Hema
Aster
Luna
Always
Blood
Star
Luna
Ard
Always
Hema
Blood
78 terms
Open World Unit12
afford
be in charge of
coal
countryside
sich etw leisten
zuständig sein für, leiten
Kohle
Land, Landschaft
afford
sich etw leisten
be in charge of
zuständig sein für, leiten
20 terms
Unit 12 literature vocabulary
Ablure
Acrid
August
Callous
To renounce, repudiate under oath; to avoid, shun... Ex. Giving…
Harsh in taste or odor; sharp in manner or temper... Ex. Think a…
Majestic, inspiring admiration and respect... Ex: looking up to…
Emotionally hardened, unfeeling ... Ex. Don't feel anything for…
Ablure
To renounce, repudiate under oath; to avoid, shun... Ex. Giving…
Acrid
Harsh in taste or odor; sharp in manner or temper... Ex. Think a…
26 terms
Unit 12 world history
Subcontinent
River system
Monsoons
Granay
Is a large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the co…
A main river and all of of the other rivers and streams that…
Help shape life in this region
Special building used to hold grain
Subcontinent
Is a large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the co…
River system
A main river and all of of the other rivers and streams that…
25 terms
SS World Unit 12
The Spread of Christianity
Romans persecuted Christianity
Deacons
Elders
evangelism, people not satisfied by their gods, attractive to…
Christians would not worship the Roman gods nor their emperor…
men of the church to help those in the congregation with phys…
men of the church to help with the spiritual needs of the con…
The Spread of Christianity
evangelism, people not satisfied by their gods, attractive to…
Romans persecuted Christianity
Christians would not worship the Roman gods nor their emperor…
42 terms
Literature Unit 12
Iliad
The Death of Hector
the ten year war was between
Paris
means "the tale of Ilios"; was Homer's first epic
by Homer; for the Iliad
Greece (who won) and the city of Troy
the brother of Hector
Iliad
means "the tale of Ilios"; was Homer's first epic
The Death of Hector
by Homer; for the Iliad
10 terms
Unit 12 Literature vocab
Absolve
Caricature
Clangor
Contiguous
To clear from blame, responsibility, or guilt;excuse; pardon
A representation such as a drawing, that exaggerates a subjec…
A loud ringing sound, to make a loud,ring noise
Side by side; touching;near ;next door to
Absolve
To clear from blame, responsibility, or guilt;excuse; pardon
Caricature
A representation such as a drawing, that exaggerates a subjec…
20 terms
Literature Unit 12
Rapacious
Rapt
Surreptitious
Perceptible
Seizing everything; greedy
Giving total attention to; captivated
Hidden or secret; done without notice
Able to be noticed or felt
Rapacious
Seizing everything; greedy
Rapt
Giving total attention to; captivated
20 terms
Literature vocab unit 12
Abound
Braggart
Cache
Clarification
(V.) to be plentiful synonym: burst with
A boaster synonym: bigmouth
A hiding place; something hidden or stored synonym: stockpile
The act of making clear or understandable, an explanation syn…
Abound
(V.) to be plentiful synonym: burst with
Braggart
A boaster synonym: bigmouth
Unit 12 - World of work
to be dependent on sth
a queue
traffic jam
comedian
von etwas abhängen
Warteschlange
Stau
Komiker
to be dependent on sth
von etwas abhängen
a queue
Warteschlange
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