Language Quiz / Coates Final Exam Vocab Part 1

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uncertainty or inexactness of meaning in language
a person highly skilled in music or another artistic pursuit
spectator who stood in the pit of an Elizabethan theater
intervene on behalf of another
suggest or call attention to indirectly; hint at
prevent from happening; make impossible
the representation of the whole with a part
a person who is especially competent to pass critical judgments in an art, particularly one of the fine arts, or in matters of taste
liable to change
be extremely and uncritically fond of
freedom from punishment
a religious ceremony or act of the Christian Church that is regarded as an outward and visible sign of inward and spiritual grace, in particular.
place or deal with close together for contrasting effect.
highly productive
continuous change;
a five-foot metrical line
word or expression that can be understood in two different ways with one way usually having a sexual connotation
verse without rhyme, especially that which uses iambic pentameter
a patronizing sense of one’s own superiority GERUND FORM
the moment of the tragic hero’s ruin/death
poetry that does not rime or have a regular meter
very dangerous or harmful
the point of highest dramatic tension or a major turning point in the action
perceptible by touch.
a poem of fourteen lines using any of a number of formal rhyme schemes, in English typically having ten syllables per line in iambic pentameter.
showing a lack of experience, wisdom, or judgment; innocence or unworldliness in matters of everyday life
a two-syllable metrical foot, only the second of which is accented
a member of an international order established for mutual help and fellowship, which holds elaborate secret ceremonies.

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