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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
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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
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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
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World Literature - Vocabulary Unit 12
abjure
acrid
august
callous
to avoid, shun
irritating, stinging
majestic
insensitive
abjure
to avoid, shun
acrid
irritating, stinging
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Unit 12: World War II
Great Depression
Totalitarianism
Benito Mussolini
Fascism
After the Roaring Twenties, the stock market crashed which le…
Totalitarianism leaders are dictators who control all aspects…
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
Totalitarianism leaders are dictators who control all aspects…
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…
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
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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
38 terms
English World 2 Unit 12
pizza
burger
salad
lemonade
pizza
burger
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
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…
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
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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
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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
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 Unit 12
Abound
Braggart
Cache
Clarification
(V.) to be plentiful, be filled
(N.) a boaster; ... (adj.) boastful in a loud, annoying way
(N.) a hiding place; something hidden or stored
(N.) The act of making clear or understandable, an explanation
Abound
(V.) to be plentiful, be filled
Braggart
(N.) a boaster; ... (adj.) boastful in a loud, annoying way
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
20 terms
Literature vocabulary unit 12
absolve
caricature
clangor
contiguous
(v.) to clear from blame, responsibility, or guilt... S: acquit,…
(n.) a representation (especially a drawing) in which the sub…
(n.) a loud ringing sound;... S: (n.) din, clamor, uproar... A: (n.…
(adj.) side by side, touching; near;... S: adjoining, abutting,…
absolve
(v.) to clear from blame, responsibility, or guilt... S: acquit,…
caricature
(n.) a representation (especially a drawing) in which the sub…
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…
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Literature unit 12
terrorize
deter
horrific
Abhor
To repeadtly frighten
to prevent; to disocurage
causing extreme horror or disgust
To feel horror towards; hate
terrorize
To repeadtly frighten
deter
to prevent; to disocurage
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Literature Unit 12 Vocab
Ultimate
Penultimate
Ultimatum
Infinite
Adjective... Surpassing all others; definitive
Adjective... Just before the final; next to last
Noun... A demand or threat that is final
Adjective... Without beginning or end
Ultimate
Adjective... Surpassing all others; definitive
Penultimate
Adjective... Just before the final; next to last
Vocabulary Unit 12 Literature
Appreciable
Autocratic
Blanch
Blasphemy
(adj.) sufficient to be noticed or measured
(adj.) absolute in power or authority
(v.) to remove the color from; to make or turn pale; to parboil
(n.) an act, utterance, or writing showing contempt for somet…
Appreciable
(adj.) sufficient to be noticed or measured
Autocratic
(adj.) absolute in power or authority
20 terms
Literature vocabulary unit 12
Abound
Braggart
Cache
Clarification
To be plentiful, be filled. Syn.- burst with
A boaster; boast in a loud, annoying way. Syn.- bigmouth
A hiding place; something hidden or stored. Syn.- stockpile
The act of making clear or understandable, an explanation. Sy…
Abound
To be plentiful, be filled. Syn.- burst with
Braggart
A boaster; boast in a loud, annoying way. Syn.- bigmouth
Unit 12 Vocabulary Literature
abound
braggart
cache
clarification
(v.) to be plentiful, be filled
(n.) a boaster; (adj.) boastful in a loud, annoying way
(n.) a hiding place; something hidden or stored
(n.) the act of making clear or understandable, an explanation
abound
(v.) to be plentiful, be filled
braggart
(n.) a boaster; (adj.) boastful in a loud, annoying way
World Geography, Unit 12
perestroika
dissident
proxy
NATO
restructuring
disagreeing
substitute
North Atlantic Treaty Organization
perestroika
restructuring
dissident
disagreeing
unit 12 world history
New world order
china
globalism
extreme poverty
George Bush said that there was this and it looked promising.
This nation became a superpower once again.
What is it called when there was international trade, mass cu…
What was a growing problem in the twentieth century?
New world order
George Bush said that there was this and it looked promising.
china
This nation became a superpower once again.
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
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
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
8 terms
American Literature - Unit 12
culminate
distinguish
embody
exemplify
(verb) - to reach the highest point; final stage... Synonyms -…
(verb) - to mark off as different ... Synonyms - categorize, ch…
(verb) - to give a concrete form to; express, personify... Syno…
(verb) - to show or illustrate by example... Synonyms - demonst…
culminate
(verb) - to reach the highest point; final stage... Synonyms -…
distinguish
(verb) - to mark off as different ... Synonyms - categorize, ch…
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
Unit 12 Synonyms Literature
abound
braggart
cache
clarification
burst with, overflow with, teem with
bigmouth, blowhard
stockpile, hoard, store
elucidation
abound
burst with, overflow with, teem with
braggart
bigmouth, blowhard
American Literature Unit 12
abjure
acrid
august
callous
to renounce, repudiate under oath: to avoid, shun.
harsh in taste or odor: sharp in manner or temper.
majestic, inspiring admiration and respect.
emotionally hardened, unfeeling.
abjure
to renounce, repudiate under oath: to avoid, shun.
acrid
harsh in taste or odor: sharp in manner or temper.
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
20 terms
American Literature (Unit 12)
Aesthetic
Defunct
Discomfit
Espouse
(Adj.) pertaining to beauty; sensitive or responsive to beauty
(Adj.) no longer in existence or functioning, dead
(V.) to frustrate, thwart, or defeat; to confuse/ embarrass
(V.) to take up and support; to become attached to
Aesthetic
(Adj.) pertaining to beauty; sensitive or responsive to beauty
Defunct
(Adj.) no longer in existence or functioning, dead
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…
16 terms
Literature Authors Unit 12
The Death of Hector
The Return of Odysseus
Homer and the Bible: How Books Mold Na…
The Brevity of Life
Homer
Homer
Francis Wayland
Semonides
The Death of Hector
Homer
The Return of Odysseus
Homer
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…
Unit 12 Vocab (Literature)
Abduct
Ambiguous
Balk
Compact
To kidnap, carry of by force
Not clear; having two or more possible meanings
To stop short and refuse to go on
To squeeze together
Abduct
To kidnap, carry of by force
Ambiguous
Not clear; having two or more possible meanings
Vocab Unit 12 (Literature)
Abound
Braggart
Cache
Clarification
To be plentiful, be fulfilled
A boaster: Boastful in a loud, obnoxious way
A hiding place: Something hidden or stored
The act of making something clear or understandable, an expla…
Abound
To be plentiful, be fulfilled
Braggart
A boaster: Boastful in a loud, obnoxious way
Unit 12 Vocabulary (Literature)
absolve
caricature
clangor
contiguous
(v.) to clear from blame, responsibility, or guilt
(n.) a representation (especially in drawing) in which the su…
(n.) a loud ringing sound; (v.) to make a loud ringing noise
(adj.) side by side, touching; near; adjacent in time
absolve
(v.) to clear from blame, responsibility, or guilt
caricature
(n.) a representation (especially in drawing) in which the su…
Unit 12 Vocab-Pre AP Literature(NF)
Diatribe
Inhibition
Fortuitous
Incoherent
Bitter criticism
Restraint
Accidental
Disjointed
Diatribe
Bitter criticism
Inhibition
Restraint
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