• Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
Reading...
Front

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key

image

Play button

image

Play button

image

Progress

1/44

Click to flip

44 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
: to attack vigorously or violently; assault
assail
marvelous; amazing; prodigious.
Portentous
privately informed of
privy
incapable of being wounded, hurt, or damaged.
Invulnerable
Nice to meet you
Mucho Gusto
firmly or stubbornly adhering to one's purpose, opinion
obstinate
not pious or religious
impious:
likely to happen soon, threatening
imminent
a commandment or direction given as a rule of action
precepts
evoking or deserving pity; pathetic
Piteous
the act of examining in detail; scrutiny
perusal:
shortness of time
brevity
indulging in or given to satire
satirical
to plan with ingenuity; devise; invent
contrive
bluff, or part of a plateau, overlooking a lowland.
Promontory
destructive to life; deadly; poisonous.
Pestilent
pertaining to the country or to life in the country
pastoral
to change the pronunciation of
affrication
the face, usually with reference to shape, features
visage
full of disorder
turbulent
contemptuously rude or impertinent behavior or speech.
Insolence
a false and malicious statement designed to injure the reputation of someone or something
calumny
violent, rushing stream; flood of words
torrent
moderation or self-restraint in action, statement
temperance
or showing judgment as to action or practical expediency
judicious
: an act or deed showing mercy or leniency
Clemency
still in existence, not lost or destroyed
extant
the first original
primal
joined together, united, or linked.
Conjoined
metaphor
figure of speech not using "like"or "as"
similie
same as a metaphor but uses like or as
personification
giving inaminmate objects human traits
irony
3 types; verbal, dramatic, situational
tagic hero
the person is usually causes a persons downfall in a tragedy
protagonist
good person hero
aside
character in a play says something to audience other characters cant hear this
soliloquy
only 1 character talking to himslef not directed towards the audience
monologue
talks to the audience
tragic hero
a literary character who makes an error of judgment or has a fatal flaw that, combined with fate and external forces, brings on a tragedy
tragedy
a dramatic composition, often in verse, dealing with a serious or somber theme, typically that of a great person destined through a flaw of character or conflict with some overpowering force, as fate or society, to downfall or destruction.
tragic flaw
the character defect that causes the downfall of the protagonist of a tragedy
protagonist
the leading character, hero, or heroine of a drama or other literary work.
catharsis
the purging of the emotions or relieving of emotional tensions
Five Part Dramatic Structure
exposition
rising action
climax
falling action
dnouement