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AP Literature Tone Vocab

Subjects : english, ap, literature
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. Not emotionally involved - at a distance






2. Smug - oily (verbally that is) or excessively pious






3. With an air of superiority - talking down to






4. Hearty conviviality and good cheer






5. Producing keen or strong emotion; totally touching






6. Self-rightously angry






7. Scornful derision - mocking - cynical






8. Boorish - rude






9. To act in an obsequious manner






10. Sorrowful lamentation






11. Enticing - beguiling - captivating






12. To be exessively prideful or arrogant






13. Full of rage






14. Heartfelt and serious






15. Discourage






16. Recklessly bold or contemptuous;






17. Distrustful (like Grant R.)






18. Haughty - disdainful or contemptuous






19. Inciting - stimulating - irritating






20. Frivolously disrespectful






21. Skeptical and unbelieving






22. Sensitivity - relating to another's emotions






23. Scholarly






24. Harshly sarcastic






25. Passive - accepting as inevitable






26. Scorn - despise






27. Overflowing and demonstrative






28. Reserved - unassertive






29. Deeply respectful






30. Abusive - or irreverent; vulgar or indecent






31. Lacking respect - derisive






32. Uncaring






33. To deprive of force or strength






34. Carefree and unconcerned






35. Questioning - ridiculing - or chaffing






36. Uncaring - or feeling no emotion






37. Totally rejecting of established laws or institutions.






38. Mournful - dismal - or gloomy






39. Lacking social grace - sensitivity or acuteness






40. Having mixed feelings - could go either way






41. Meditative or deliberative






42. Emotional attachment






43. Prudent forethought






44. Reluctant or restrained






45. Praise






46. Overly obedient - dutiful - brown-nosing - fawning






47. Laid back - unwilling to get involved






48. Immature or childish






49. Caustic or sarcastic in a mean way






50. Stuck up - considering self better than everyone else