Figurative Lang

Term Definition
simile comparing unlike things using like as or than.
metaphor comparing unlike things w/o using like as or than
personification giving human like characteristics to a non human thing.
alliteration using words w/ the same staring letter in a sentence.
hyperbole an exaggeration
idiom saying what you mean by saying something else.
onomatopeia a word that represents a sound.
multi/poly greek roots meaning many.
hemi/semi latin roots meaning half.
marine lives in or produced by the sea
marina small harbor
maritime on or near the sea
aqua (latin) water
hydr water
audi (latin) to hear
vid,vis (latin) to look
ology the study of
sci (latin) to know

Lists 11-15

Term Definition
crypt hidden
path feeling
plus more
sed sit
contra against
lent full of
epist knowledge
in out
normy law
err wander
cryptic having a hidden or mysterious meaning
antipathy feeling of intense dislike or hatred
surplus a quantity that is more than is needed
sedated calm, quiet, or composed
contaband prohibited or illegal items
fraudulent deceitful, deliberately using trickery to achieve something
epistle a long, instructive letter
indiscreet lacking good judgement
autonomy independence or freedom of will
errant deviating from the regular or proper course
rid laugh
ten hold
prob test
ment mind
plat flat
scen stage
quis ask
muta change
ex out
ap away
deride to mock or laugh at in contempt
tenable capable of being held, maintained, or defended
reprobate without morals
demented insane; mentally ill
platitude a flat or dull remark; a cliche
transcend to go beyond
inquisition harsh, difficult, and prolonged questioning
mutable constantly changing
exalted raised or elevated
appease to satisfy or relieve

Figurative Language

Term Definition
Simile comparing two unlike,as,or than.
Metaphar comparing 2 or more unlike things without using the words like,as, or than.
Personification Gives the qualities of a person to animal,an object, or an idea
Onomatopoeie Words that copy or mimic sounds example: BOOM, POW,SPLASH
Alliteration Repeated constant sound at the beginning example: “Peter Piper Picked a Peck of Pickled Peppers”
Hyperbole An exaggeration example: I told you a million times
Idioms An extreme exaggeration.A group of words established by usage as having a meaning not deducible from those of the individual words example: its raining cats and dogs

Giver Vocab Ch 15-19

Term Definition
Burden (noun) A difficult or worrying responsibility or duty
Carnage (noun) widespread slaughter or massacre
Concept (noun) thought or notion
Despite (preposition) regardless of something
Ecstatic (adj) showing or feeling great pleasure or delight
Grief (noun) great sadness
Horde (noun) a very large group of people
Immoblize (verb) to cause damage, harm, or unpleasantness to somebody or something
Inflict (verb) to cause damage, harm, or unpleasantness to somebody or something
Luminous (adj) bright or shining
Optimistic (adj) tending to take a hopeful and positive view of future outcomes
Precise (adj) exact or specific
Rigid (adj) stiff, not flexible
Solitude (noun) the state of being or living alone
Vague (adj) not clearly felt, understood, or recalled

rack stack stack rack

Term Definition
cell The smallest unit of life that is able to reproduce itself
sperm The male sex cell
ovum The female sex cell; also called the egg
conception The union of the ovum and sperm cells
Zygote The single cell formed at conception; also called a fertilized egg
fallopian tubes Two hollow tubes that connect to the uterus and have fingerlike projections that reach toward each ovary.
uterus The organ in which the baby develops and is protected until birth
genetic factors Traits that are passed through the genes
chromosomes Threadlike structures that carry genes in living cells.
dominant traits Traits that always show in a person even if only one gene of the pair is inherited for that trait.
recessive traits Traits that typically do not show in a person unless both genes for the trait are inherited.
multiple pregnancy Pregnancy in which two or more babies develop
fraternal Term describing children from multiple pregnancies who develop from two ova and differ in genetic makeup
chorion membrane that surrounds the baby in the uterus
identical term describing children from multiple pregnancies who develop from one fertilized ovum and have the same genetic makeup
Prenatal development The development that takes place between conception and birth.
germinal stage The first stage of prenatal development, which lasts about two weeks after conception.
amnion A fluid-filled sac that surrounds the baby in the uterus
Placenta An organ filled with blood vessels that nourishes the baby in the uterus
umbilical cord the cord that connects the baby to the placenta
embryonic stage the second stage of prenatal development, which lasts about six weeks
embryo term used to describe a baby in the embryonic stage of development
cartilage soft, elastic, flexible, tissue that provides structures for the body
fetal stage the third stage of pregnancy, lasting from about nine weeks after conception until birth.
fetus term used to describe a baby in the fetal stage of development
quickening movements of the fetus that can be felt by the mother
age of viability the age at which most babies could survive if they were born (28th week of pregnancy)

List 11-15

Term Definition
Crypt Hidden
Path Feeling
Plus More
Sed Sit
Contra Against
Cryptic Hidden or mysterious meaning
Antipathy Feeling of dislike or hatred
Surplus More than needed
Sedate Calm, quiet or composed
Contraband Prohibited or illegal items
Lent Full of
Epist Knowledge
In Not
Nomy Law
Err Wander
Fraudulent Deceitful, using trickery to achieve something
Epistle A long, instructive letter
Indiscreet Lacking good judgement, rude
Autonomy Independent or freedom of will
Errant Deviating from the regular or proper course
Rid Laugh
Ten Hold
Prob Test
Ment Mind
Plat Flat
Deride To mock or laugh at in contempt
Tenable Capable of being held, maintained, or defended: against dispute
Reprobate Without morals: a person without morals
Demented Insane: mentally ill
Platitude A flat or dull remark: a cliche
Scen Stage
Quis Ask
Muta Change
Ex Out
Ap Away
Transcend To go beyond; exceed
Inquisition Harsh, difficult, and prolonged questioning
Mutable Constantly changing; fickle
Exalted Raised or elevated
Appease To satisfy or relieve

Adjectives

Spanish English
aburrido boring
alto tall
amable amiable, nice
ambicioso, trabajador ambitious, hard-working
antipatico unpleasant
bajo short
bella beautiful
bonito, lindo pretty
buen good
comico, gracioso funny
dificil, duro difficult, hard
facil easy
fantastico fantastic
feo ugly
flaco, delgado skinny
generoso generous
gordo fat
grande big
guapo handsome
honesto honest
inteligente intelligent
intersante interesting
joven young
malo bad
moreno dark-hair, dark-skinned
obligatorio required
pelirrojo red-haired
pequeno small
perezoso lazy
popular popular
rubio blonde
ser to be
serio serious
simpatico nice, sympathetic
senciro sincere
timido timid, shy
viejo old
extrovertido out-going, extroverted
deshonesto dishonest
tonto silly, stupid
increible incredible

GUNLER

Question Answer
Pazartesi Monday
Sal? Tuesday
Carsamba Wednesday
Persembe Thursday
Cuma Friday
Cumartesi Saturday
Pazar Sunday
Bugun Today
Dun Yesterday
Yar?n Tomorrow
Tarih Date
haftaici weekdays
Haftasonu Weekend

Chapter 4 Terms Pregnancy Terms

Term Definition
Cell The smallest unit of life that is able to reproduce itself.
Sperm The male sex cell.
Ovum The female sex cell; also called the egg.
Conception The union of the ovum and sperm cells.
Zygote The single cell formed at conception; also called a fertilized egg.
Fallopian Tubes Two hollow tubes that connect to the uterus and have fingerlike projections that reach toward each ovary.
Uterus The organ in which the baby develops and is protected until birth.
Genetic Factors Traits that are passed through the genes.
Chromosomes Threadlike structures that carry genes in living cells.
Dominant Traits Traits that typically do not show in a person unless both genes for the trait are inherited.
Multiple Pregnancy Pregnancy in which two or more babies develop.
Fraternal Term describing children from multiple pregnancies who develop from two ova and differ in genetic makeup.
Chorion Membrane that surrounds the baby in the uterus.
Identical Term describing children from multiple pregnancies who develop from one fertilized ovum and have the same genetic makeup.
Prenatal Development The development that takes place between conception and birth.
Germinal Stage The first stage of prenatal development, which lasts about two weeks after conception.
Amnion A fluid-filled sac that surrounds the baby in the uterus.
Placenta An organ filled with blood vessels that nourishes the baby in the uterus.
Umbilical Cord The cord that connects the baby to the placenta.
Embryonic Stage The second stage of prenatal development, which lasts about six weeks.
Embryo Term used to describe a baby in the embryonic stage of development.
Cartilage Soft, elastic, flexible tissue that provides structure for the body.
Fetal Stage The third stage of pregnancy, lasting from about nine weeks after conception until birth.
Fetus Term used to describe a baby in the fetal stage of development.
Quickening Movements of the fetus that can be felt by the mother.
Age of Viability The age at which most babies could survive if they were born (28th week of pregnancy).

ELA CONTRACT#6

Term Definition
RE/AGAIN Repetition/ repeated utterance reiteration. Something made by or resulting from repeating.
DIA/THROUGH ACROSS Dialogue/The conversation between characters in a novel drama.
SYM/TOGETHER SYMPHONY/ An instrumental piece often in several movements forming the overture to an opera the like.
HYPER/OVER ABOVE Hyperbole/ Seriously or obsessively concerned fanatical rabid.
IR/NOT Irrelevant/ Not relevant not applicable or pertinent.