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Vocabulary Set 2

Vocabulary Set 2 Words

annotate v. to add notes to a text
annotation n. notes added to a text
reaction n. a response to an action or event
characteristic n. something that stands out; a trait or quality
significance n. the importance of something
significant adj. something that is considered important
derive v. to come from some other place
stress v. / n. to place emphasis on something to show its importance; a feeling of being overwhelmed
irony n. a literary device in which words suggest the opposite of their meaning for humorous purposes
ironic adj. something that happens in the opposite way it was expected
symbolize v. to represent something else
symbolic adj. serving as a symbol or representative
symbol n. a representative of something else
literal adj. the words mean exactly what is said
literally adv. in the exact way; exactly what is said is what is meant
version n. a particular form of something
Created by: mrspivano



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