Language Quiz / Coates Final Exam Vocab Part 1

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

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