Monthly Archives: December 2017

English 2 – Bell Ringer Quiz 1

Here is what the 1st bell ringer quiz is testing:

Latin Roots (weeks 1-2)

  • to write – scribe/script
  • water (Latin) – aqua / aque
  • water (Greek) – hydro
  • year – ann / enn
  • not – non
  • to hear – aud
  • to build – struct

Literary Terms

  • Theme
  • Elements of Plot
  • Protagonist
  • Antagonist
  • Point of View
  • Foreshadow / Flashback
  • Symbolism
  • Irony

English 3 – Bell Ringer Quiz 1

Below are the terms you should know for the quiz tomorrow:

Literary Terms

  • Theme
  • Archetype
  • Irony
  • Personification
  • Juxtaposition
  • Rhetorical Appeals (Ethos, Pathos, Logos)
  • Allegory
  • Aphorism
  • Parallelism
  • Antithesis
  • Anaphora

Vocabulary (Weeks 1-3)

  • sycophant
  • pernicious
  • ubiquitous
  • non sequitur
  • diatribe
  • slipshod
  • nefarious
  • precursor
  • impregnable
  • demure
  • jingoistic
  • implacable
  • affinity
  • coquette
  • harangue