Midterm Review Sheet 2013-2014 English 2H Reminders: Period 3 Exam – Tuesday, January 28th @ 7:35 am Period 7 Exam – Thursday, January 30th @ 7:35 am Period 9 Exam – Friday, January 31st @ 7:35 am * Please bring both pencil(s) and a pen to the exam. I may have extras to lend you, but I cannot guarantee this. You will be allowed to use copies of the books for the essay section of the exam. VOCABULARY Words Abhor Alacrity Archetype Aspersion Assiduous Augment Banal Beguile Blandishment Bombastic Bonhomie Brandish Brusque Cacophony Cajole Cleave Compunction Consummate Corporal Dearth Deft Demagogue Demur Denigrate Dire Effulgent Ethereal Execrate Fetid Fortuitous Furrow Gall Harbinger Heath Hubris Illicit Imperial Inchoate Irascible Juxtaposition Machinations Malign Megalomania Multitudinous Nefarious Obdurate Obsequious Odyssey Perfidious Pithy Primeval Primordial Rapt Recalcitrant Reticent Sardonic Scruple Sovereign Stalwart Surmise Tenet Timorous Trifle Ubiquitous Verisimilitude Wily LITERARY TERMS Flat Character Round Character Theme Author's Message Author's Purpose Tone Mood Imagery Iambic Pentameter Blank Verse Diction Alliteration Consonance Assonance Sonnet Haiku Ode Ballad Lyrical poetry Free Verse Allusion Epithet Epic Simile Soliloquy WRITING SKILLS Proper direct and extended citation formatting Parenthetical citation format Works Cited formatting POETRY UNIT Identify literary terms in a poem Reading comprehension questions on given poems Read and respond to open ended questions about big ideas and themes in poetry THE ODYSSEY Reading section – answer reading comprehension questions Comparative section – compare section(s) of the Odyssey to other passages MACBETH Reading passages – answer comprehension questions and possibly short answer questions. ESSAY SECTION You will be required to write at least one complete essay.