Kick A** voc

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Kick A** voc
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2012-05-01 10:15:10
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AP english Vocabular for 5/9/12 Final
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  1. Metonymy:
    Crown for Royalty

    A) Describe something indirectly(refer to things around it)

    B) A figure of speech in which two unlike things are explicitly compared, as in “she is like a rose.”
    A) Describe something indirectly(refer to things around it)
  2. Metaphor("I'm a night owl, Wilson's an early bird. )

    A) A figure of speech in which an implicit comparison is made between two unlike things that actually have something in common.

    B)Not subject or susceptible to change
    A)Metaphor

    B)Immutable
  3. Apostrophe("Death be not proud, though some have called theeMighty and dreadfull, for, thou art not so,For, those, whom thou think'st, thou dost overthrow,Die not, poore death, nor yet canst thou kill me.)

    A)A figure of speech in which some absent or nonexistent person or thing is addressed as if present and capable of understanding.

    B)A figure of speech in which an implicit comparison is made between two unlike things that actually have something in common.

    C)Describe something indirectly(refer to things around it)
    • A)Apostrophe
    • B)Metaphor
    • CMetonymy
  4. Phlegmatic: Even the normally phlegmatic wolff was grinning like a maniac.

    A)reflecting elegance, sophistication

    B)An example of a phlegmatic person is someone who remains cool and collected during emergencies.

    C)attractive, referring to scenery
    • A)Urbane
    • B)Plagmatic
    • C)Picturesque
  5. Splenetic: "he became prickly and spiteful"; "witty and waspish about his colleagues"

    A)Pleased with oneself. Self satisfied
    B)wasting away, disintegration
    C)A person regarded as irritable. vexatious, irascible, testy, fretful, touchy, petulant, choleric
    • A)Complacent
    • B)Atrophy
    • C)splenetic
  6. Melancholy: Grey Skies

    A)person who seeks pleasure above other values

    B)Sadness, depression of the spirit

    C)Have a high opinion of

    C)
    • A)Hedonist
    • B)Melancholy
    • C)Rever
  7. Sanguine:

    A)Sadness, depression of the spirit

    B)person who seeks pleasure above other values

    C) Happy, Opptimistic, someone or something the color of blood or a reddish color.



    • A)Melancholy
    • B)Hedonist
    • C. Sanguine
  8. Choleric

    A)Easily angered; bad-tempered. 2. Showing or expressing anger.
    B)person who seeks pleasure above other values
    C)reflecting elegance, sophistication
    • A)Choleric
    • B)Hedonist
    • C)Urbane

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