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World Literature-Unit 6
rhyme
rhythm
onomatopoeia
The Pied Piper of Hamelin
the correspondance of sounds
the regular recurrence of sound or motion; pattern
using words which sound like what they mean (growl, hiss, pop)
was written by Robert Browning
rhyme
the correspondance of sounds
rhythm
the regular recurrence of sound or motion; pattern
World literature: Unit 6
omni
Omnipotent
A, An
Omnivorous
All, Every
All powerful
Without, not
Eat both plant and animal
omni
All, Every
Omnipotent
All powerful
12 terms
World Literature - Unit 6 Vocabulary
incoherent
inherent
diffuse
resolute
not able to be understood; nonsensical
existing as a natural part
not concentrated, focused; wordy OR to spread out or distribute
determined; steadfast
incoherent
not able to be understood; nonsensical
inherent
existing as a natural part
35 terms
Unit 6 World Literature
Refers to a broad intellectual and cul…
Reaction against Neoclassical
Emotion is the source of truth; truth…
Believed in the ultimate truth of indi…
Romanticism
Romanticism
Romanticism
Romanticism
Refers to a broad intellectual and cul…
Romanticism
Reaction against Neoclassical
Romanticism
30 terms
World Literature Unit 6
Who is the author of the Dinner Party?
What genre is the Dinner Party?
When was the Dinner Party published?
What is the plot of the Dinner Party?
Mona Gardner
Short Story
1941
There is a dinner party at a house of a British official in I…
Who is the author of the Dinner Party?
Mona Gardner
What genre is the Dinner Party?
Short Story
33 terms
Abeka World Literature Unit 6
rhyme
rhythm
Onomatopoeia
Robert Browning
the correspondence of sounds.
the regular recurrence of sound.
using words which sound like what they mean.
wrote "The Pied Piper of Hamelin"
rhyme
the correspondence of sounds.
rhythm
the regular recurrence of sound.
17 terms
World Literature Unit 6
Rhyme
Rhythm
Onomatopoeia
End rhyme
The correspondence of sounds
The regular recurrence of sound
Using words which sound like what they mean ( growl, hiss, po…
The repetition of the accented or stressed vowel sound and al…
Rhyme
The correspondence of sounds
Rhythm
The regular recurrence of sound
22 terms
Unit 6 - Honors World Literature
Brusque
Demagogue
Cajole
Ennui
Abrupt or offhand in speech or manner... Impolite, snappy, sharp
A political leader who seeks support by appealing to popular…
Persuade someone to do someone by sustained coaxing and flatt…
A feeling of listlessness and dissatisfaction arising from a…
Brusque
Abrupt or offhand in speech or manner... Impolite, snappy, sharp
Demagogue
A political leader who seeks support by appealing to popular…
11 terms
Unit 6-7 & 9 World Literature Vocabulary
Sonnet
Parody
Fable
Personification
A proem made up of 14 lines that rhyme in a fixed pattern
An imitation of another work of literature for amusement or f…
A brief work that dramatizes a simple lesson or principle of…
The literary technique of applying human characteristics to n…
Sonnet
A proem made up of 14 lines that rhyme in a fixed pattern
Parody
An imitation of another work of literature for amusement or f…
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Advanced World Literature - Unit 6 Vocabulary
her/hes
adherent
incoherent
inherent
to attach, be fixed
a follower of a person or idea
not able to be understood; nonsensical
existing as a natural part
her/hes
to attach, be fixed
adherent
a follower of a person or idea
World Literature Vocab Unit 6
SOMN
SOMNOLENT
SOPOR
SOPORIFIC
Sleep
Drowsy; sleepy
Sleep
Causing sleep or fatigue
SOMN
Sleep
SOMNOLENT
Drowsy; sleepy
Literature Vocab Unit 6
Accede
Brandish
Compromise
Deft
To yield to; to assume an office or dignity
To wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
To include or contain; to be made up of
Skillful, nimble
Accede
To yield to; to assume an office or dignity
Brandish
To wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
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Honors World Literature Vocabulary Unit 6
accede
brandish
comprise
deft
(v.) to yield to; to assume an office or dignity ... s: consent,…
(v.) to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion ... s…
(v.) to include or contain; to be made up of ... s: compose, con…
(adj.) skillful, nimble ... s: dextrous, adroit, proficient, cle…
accede
(v.) to yield to; to assume an office or dignity ... s: consent,…
brandish
(v.) to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion ... s…
20 terms
Honors World Literature Vocabulary Unit 6
accede
brandish
comprise
deft
(v.) to yield to; to assume an office or dignity ... s: consent,…
(v.) to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion ... s…
(v.) to include or contain; to be made up of ... s: compose, con…
(adj.) skillful, nimble ... s: dextrous, adroit, proficient, cle…
accede
(v.) to yield to; to assume an office or dignity ... s: consent,…
brandish
(v.) to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion ... s…
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American Literature Vocabulary Unit 6
anomalous
aspersion
brusque
demagogue
(adj.) Abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
(n.) A damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slanderin…
(adj.) Abrupt, blunt, with no formalities
(n.) A leader who exploits popular prejudices and false claim…
anomalous
(adj.) Abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
aspersion
(n.) A damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slanderin…
Literature Vocabulary Unit 6
momentous
default
legitimate
militancy
of great importance
TO FAIL TO ACT... failure to pay back a loan
(adj.) lawful, rightful; reasonable, justifiable
the act of aggressively supporting a political or social caus…
momentous
of great importance
default
TO FAIL TO ACT... failure to pay back a loan
32 terms
Abeka 10th Grade World Literature Unit 6
Peter Paul Rubens
rhyme
one thousand
rhythm
Flemish painter of "Henry IV at the Battle of Ivry"
term meaning the correspondence of sounds
In "The Pied Piper of Hamelin," how many guilders did the pie…
term meaning the recurrence of sound or motion
Peter Paul Rubens
Flemish painter of "Henry IV at the Battle of Ivry"
rhyme
term meaning the correspondence of sounds
Honors World Literature Vocabulary unit 6
Antithesis
Assuage
assiduous
compunction
The exact opposite
to ease, pacify
Hardworking diligent
distress caused by feeling guilty
Antithesis
The exact opposite
Assuage
to ease, pacify
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Abeka 10th Grade World Literature Unit 6
rhyme
one thousand
rhythm
onomatopoeia
term meaning the correspondence of sounds
In "The Pied Piper of Hamelin," how many guilders did the pie…
term meaning the recurrence of sound or motion
term that means using words which sound like what they mean
rhyme
term meaning the correspondence of sounds
one thousand
In "The Pied Piper of Hamelin," how many guilders did the pie…
32 terms
Abeka 10th Grade World Literature Unit 6
Peter Paul Rubens
rhyme
one thousand
rhythm
Flemish painter of "Henry IV at the Battle of Ivry"
term meaning the correspondence of sounds
In "The Pied Piper of Hamelin," how many guilders did the pie…
term meaning the recurrence of sound or motion
Peter Paul Rubens
Flemish painter of "Henry IV at the Battle of Ivry"
rhyme
term meaning the correspondence of sounds
33 terms
Themes in Literature, Unit 6
imputation
instigates
predominating
subsiding
accusation; charge; reproach
to urge, provoke, or incite to some action or course
leading in number or strength
decreasing in amount or intensity
imputation
accusation; charge; reproach
instigates
to urge, provoke, or incite to some action or course
47 terms
Literature Vocabulary Unit 6
agenda
amiable
befuddle
blight
the program for a meeting,a list, outline, or plan of things…
friendly, good- natured (adj)
to confuse, make stupid (v)
a disease that causes plant to wither and die, a condition of…
agenda
the program for a meeting,a list, outline, or plan of things…
amiable
friendly, good- natured (adj)
Literature - Unit 6 Vocabulary
abashed
aloof
anguish
articulate
adjective
adjective
noun, verb
verb, adjective
abashed
adjective
aloof
adjective
Literature - Unit 6 Vocabulary
abashed
aloof
anguish
articulate
embarrassed, ashamed
withdrawn
suffering, to be deeply tormented
pronounce distinctly, use language effectively
abashed
embarrassed, ashamed
aloof
withdrawn
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American Literature Vocabulary Workshop Level F Unit 6 (Adapted)
bizarre
brusque
cajole
contrive
(adj). extremely strange, unusual, atypical... syn. grotesque, f…
(adj). abrupt, blunt, with no formalities... syn. curt, tactless…
(v). to coax, persuade through flattery or artifice; to decei…
(v). to plan with ingenuity, invent; to bring about as the re…
bizarre
(adj). extremely strange, unusual, atypical... syn. grotesque, f…
brusque
(adj). abrupt, blunt, with no formalities... syn. curt, tactless…
Literature Vocabulary Unit 6
accede
brandish
comprise
deft
to yield to; to assume an office or dignity
to waive or florish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
to include or contain; to be made up of
skillful, nimble
accede
to yield to; to assume an office or dignity
brandish
to waive or florish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
Abeka 10th Grade World Literature Unit 6
Peter Paul Rubens
rhyme
one thousand
rhythm
Flemish painter of "Henry IV at the Battle of Ivry"
term meaning the correspondence of sounds
In "The Pied Piper of Hamelin," how many guilders did the pie…
term meaning the recurrence of sound or motion
Peter Paul Rubens
Flemish painter of "Henry IV at the Battle of Ivry"
rhyme
term meaning the correspondence of sounds
Unit 6 Literature & Composition
Adherent(n.)
Incoherent(adj.)
Inherent(adj.)
Diffuse(adj.)
A follower of a person or idea
Not able to be understood
Existing as a natural part
Not concentrated or focused
Adherent(n.)
A follower of a person or idea
Incoherent(adj.)
Not able to be understood
20 terms
AP Literature Vocabulary Unit 6
Abject
Agnostic
Complicity
Derelict
(adj) Degraded; Base, contemptible; Cringing, servile; Comple…
(n) One who believes that nothing can be known about God; A s…
(n) Involvement in wrongdoing; The state of being an accompli…
(n) Someone or something that is abandoned or neglected; (adj…
Abject
(adj) Degraded; Base, contemptible; Cringing, servile; Comple…
Agnostic
(n) One who believes that nothing can be known about God; A s…
20 terms
AP Literature Vocabulary Unit 6
Abject
Agnostic
Complicity
Derelict
(adj) Degraded; Base, contemptible; Cringing, servile; Comple…
(n) One who believes that nothing can be known about God; A s…
(n) Involvement in wrongdoing; The state of being an accompli…
(n) Someone or something that is abandoned or neglected; (adj…
Abject
(adj) Degraded; Base, contemptible; Cringing, servile; Comple…
Agnostic
(n) One who believes that nothing can be known about God; A s…
Literature-Unit 6 Vocabulary
myth
legend
fable
tall tale
traditional story used to explain mysteries of the universe
a story passed down based on real people and events
a brief story that teaches a lesson
a story with exaggeration and is often humorous
myth
traditional story used to explain mysteries of the universe
legend
a story passed down based on real people and events
20 terms
AP Literature Unit 6 Vocabulary
abject adj.
agnostic n. adj.
complicity n.
derelict n. adj.
degraded
-skeptic ... -without faith, skeptical
involvement in wrongdoing
-someone or something that is abandoned or neglected ... -left a…
abject adj.
degraded
agnostic n. adj.
-skeptic ... -without faith, skeptical
11 terms
Unit 6 World Religions
Hinduism
Islam
Buddhism
Christianity
a major religious and cultural tradition of South Asia, devel…
the religion of the Muslims, a monotheistic faith regarded as…
is a religion and dharma that encompasses a variety of tradit…
the religion based on the person and teachings of Jesus of Na…
Hinduism
a major religious and cultural tradition of South Asia, devel…
Islam
the religion of the Muslims, a monotheistic faith regarded as…
20 terms
Literature: Unit 6 Vocab
Accede
Brandish
Comprise
Deft
to yield to; to assume an office or dignity
to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
to include or contain; to be made up of
skillful, nimble
Accede
to yield to; to assume an office or dignity
Brandish
to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
32 terms
World Literature - Unit 6 Vocabulary Test Review
incoherent
inherent
diffuse
resolute
not able to be understood; nonsensical
existing as a natural part
not concentrated, focused; wordy OR to spread out or distribute
determined; steadfast
incoherent
not able to be understood; nonsensical
inherent
existing as a natural part
12 terms
Unit 6 Literature and Art
What is the Third Estate by Sieyes
Declaration of the Rights of Man
Declaration of the Right of Women by d…
Vindication of the Rights of Women by…
A revolutionary pamphlet that excited the people of France fo…
first constitution for France
first ever argument in favor of basic rights for women; argue…
English language echo of Declaration of the Rights of Women
What is the Third Estate by Sieyes
A revolutionary pamphlet that excited the people of France fo…
Declaration of the Rights of Man
first constitution for France
12 terms
Unit 6 Literature and Art
What is the Third Estate by Sieyes
Declaration of the Rights of Man
Declaration of the Right of Women by d…
Vindication of the Rights of Women by…
A revolutionary pamphlet that excited the people of France fo…
first constitution for France
first every argument in favor of basic rights for women; argu…
English language echo of Declaration of the Rights of Women
What is the Third Estate by Sieyes
A revolutionary pamphlet that excited the people of France fo…
Declaration of the Rights of Man
first constitution for France
Unit 6 Changing the World
reflected
resources
dangerous
fossil fuels
bounced or echoed
supplies that a country has and can use
risky or unsafe
Coal, oil, and natural gas that are found in the ground from…
reflected
bounced or echoed
resources
supplies that a country has and can use
66 terms
Literature Review (unit 6-7)
cacophony
onomatopoeia
alliteration
meter
What literary device means "choosing certain sounds for a rou…
What literary device means "using words which sound like what…
What literary device means "the use of initial consonant or v…
What literary device refers to when the rhythm occurs at regu…
cacophony
What literary device means "choosing certain sounds for a rou…
onomatopoeia
What literary device means "using words which sound like what…
Unit 6 ( wonder of the world)
Bay
Mountain
River
Waterfall
A space created by a window line projecting outwards from a w…
/ˈmaʊntɪn/ A large natural elevation of the earth's surface r…
/ˈrɪvə/A large natural stream of water flowing in a channel t…
/ˈwɔːtəfɔːl/A cascade of water falling from a height, formed…
Bay
A space created by a window line projecting outwards from a w…
Mountain
/ˈmaʊntɪn/ A large natural elevation of the earth's surface r…
Unit 6 literature vocab
Atone
Bondage
Credible
Defray
To make up for
Slavery, servitude
Believable acceptable
To pay for
Atone
To make up for
Bondage
Slavery, servitude
20 terms
Unit 6 Literature Vocabulary
anomalous
aspersion
bizarre
brusque
abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slandering or…
extremely strange, unusual, atypical
abrupt, blunt, with no formalitites
anomalous
abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
aspersion
a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slandering or…
Literature Unit 6
James Fenimore Cooper
Washington Irving
Knickerbockers
New England
A Rescue
A Republic of Prairie Dogs
America's first imaginative writers. (from New York)
Where most of the great Romantic writers lived
James Fenimore Cooper
A Rescue
Washington Irving
A Republic of Prairie Dogs
20 terms
world lit: vocabulary- unit 6
accede
brandish
comprise
deft
(verb) to yield to; to assume an office or dignity... Management…
(verb) to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion…
(verb) to include or contain; to be made up of... Classical symp…
(adj.) skillful, nimble... The __________ fingers of Spanish nun…
accede
(verb) to yield to; to assume an office or dignity... Management…
brandish
(verb) to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion…
Unit 6 Vocab-Literature
Abject
Agnostic
Complicity
Derelict
(adj.) degraded; base, contemptible; cringing, servile; compl…
(n.) one who believes that nothing can be known about God; a…
(n.) involvement in wrongdoing; the state of being an accompl…
(n.) someone or something that is abandoned or neglected; (ad…
Abject
(adj.) degraded; base, contemptible; cringing, servile; compl…
Agnostic
(n.) one who believes that nothing can be known about God; a…
World History Unit 6 Terms
Manorialism
Feudalism
Charlemagne
Pope Gregory VII
Economic system during the Middle Ages that revolved around s…
A political system in which nobles are granted the use of lan…
King of the Franks; emperor. Through a series of military con…
A powerful medieval pope, he fought with Holy Roman Emperor H…
Manorialism
Economic system during the Middle Ages that revolved around s…
Feudalism
A political system in which nobles are granted the use of lan…
20 terms
American Literature Vocabulary Unit 6
accede
brandish
comprise
deft
to yield to; to assume an office or dignity
to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
to include or contain; to be made up of
skillful, nimble
accede
to yield to; to assume an office or dignity
brandish
to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
20 terms
Literature Vocabulary: Unit 6
atone
bondage
credible
defray
(verb) to make up for
(noun) slavery, any state of being bound or held down
(adjective) believable
(verb) to pay for
atone
(verb) to make up for
bondage
(noun) slavery, any state of being bound or held down
102 terms
AP World History - Unit 6
African National Congress
apartheid
Ayatollah Ruholla Khomeini
Big Bang theory
South African political party formed in 1912; strongly oppose…
A series of laws initiated by the Afrikaner National Party in…
Religious leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran; led an anti…
Theory which suggests that at some moment all matter in the u…
African National Congress
South African political party formed in 1912; strongly oppose…
apartheid
A series of laws initiated by the Afrikaner National Party in…
Literature Vocabulary Unit 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 or die; a condition of…
agenda
the program for a meeting; a list, outline, or plan of things…
amiable
friendly, good-natured
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