Sophomore Vocabulary

SOPHOMORE VOCABULARY WORD LIST (2015 – 2016) 

Index/flash cards directions: 

  •        one side the vocabulary word and # in top left/right corner 

  •        other side the definition and your initials in the bottom left/right corner

  •        bound with a rubberband or binder clip - not a paperclip

     

9/8 - 11

1.     aesthetic

2.    allusion

3.    aloof

4.    anachronism

5.    anecdote

6.    atmosphere

7.    flat character

8.    foil character

9.    hubris

10. pathetic fallacy

9/21 - 25

11. aside

12. colloquialism

13. couplet

14. soliloquy

15. sonnet

9/28 - 10/2

16. didactic

17 empathy

18. epiphany

19. humanism

10/5 - 10/9

20 dynamic character

21. narrator

22. round character

23. static character

24. stock character

10/26 - 10/30

25. controlling idea

26. eulogy

27. setting

11/9 - 13

28. realism

29. subjective

11/16 - 25

30. ambiguity

31. characterization

32. foreshadow

33. point of view

12/7 - 11

34. bibliography

35. catastrophe

12/14 - 23

36. allegory

37. chronological

38. diary

 

2016   1/4 - 8

39. ambivalence

40. consort

1/25 - 29

41. figurative language

42. form

43. hyperbole

2/1 - 2/5

44. imagery

45. structure

2/22 - 2/26

46. circular plot

47. comic relief

48. novel

2/29 - 3/4

49. euphemism

50. first person

51. pun

52. simile

3/7 - 11

53. character motivation

54. prose

3/23 - 29

55. third person

56. frame story

57. local color

58. moral

59. motif

4/4 - 8

60. idiom

61. second person

62. omniscient

63. parallelism

4/11 - 21

64.comedy

65. irony

66.metaphor

67. theme