Year 7 English Vocabulary Bank

Term 3
Archetype, Quest, Crusade, Labyrinthine, Pantheon, Selkie, Bridle, Assonance, Enjambment, Caesura.

Terms 4, 5 & 6
Dramatic Irony, Iambic Pentameter, Soliloquy, Allusion, Despot, Foreshadowing, Hallucination, Hubris, Juxtaposition, Machiavellian, Regicide, Manipulation, Emasculate, Treachery, Tyrant, Valliant.


Year 8 English Vocabulary Bank

Term 3
Psychology, Psyche, Neurosis, Paranoia, Hysteria, Sublime, Decadent, Archetype, Byronic Hero, Conventional.

Terms 4, 5 & 6
Nemesis, Maniac, Diabolical, Malevolent, Covetous, Solitary, Temperance, Dissecting, Torpor, Endeavor, Genial, Deduce, Monotony, Conspicuous, Inconspicuous, Incognito, Incorrigible, Introspective.


Year 9 English Vocabulary Bank

Term 3
Dystopia, Utopia, Dictatorship, Socialist, Militia, Totalitarian, Dysfunctional, Capitalist, Anarchy, Anarchic.

Terms 4, 5 & 6
Migrant Worker, The Great Depression, Ranch, Misogyny, Discrimination, Foreshadowing, Zoomorphism, Symbol, The American Dream, Predatory, Realism, Idyllic, Isolated, Ageism.


Year 10 English Vocabulary Bank

Term 3
Feud, Zoomorphism, Motif, Soliloquy, Pilgrim, Consummation, Fate, Patriarchal, Legacy, Mutiny.

Terms 4, 5 & 6
Social Class, Socialism, Capitalism, Conscience, Patriarchal, Welfare State, Hypocrisy, Responsibility, Unrepentant, Dramatic Irony, Metaphor, Deceit, Reputation, Assonance, Blank Verse, Caesura, Couplet, Enjambment, Sonnet, Iambic Pentameter, Ambiguous, End-stopped, Direct Address, Irony, Mimesis, Ode, Pastoral, Quatrain, Refrain, Romanticism, Volta, Stanza.


Year 11 English Vocabulary Bank

Term 3
Feud, Zoomorphism, Motif, Soliloquy, Pilgrim, Consummation, Fate, Patriarchal, Legacy, Mutiny, Philanthropic, Misanthropic, Melancholic, Sombre, Voyeur, Nostalgia, Poignant, Pathos, Allegorical, Analogy.

Terms 4, 5 & 6
Social Class, Socialism, Capitalism, Conscience, Analogy, Allegory, Misogyny, Patriarchal, Welfare State, Hypocrisy, Epiphany, Subjugation, Unrepentant, Dramatic Irony, Assonance, Blank Verse, Caesura, Couplet, Enjambment, Sonnet, Iambic Pentameter, Ambiguous, End-stopped, Direct Address, Irony, Mimesis, Ode, Pastoral, Quatrain, Refrain, Romanticism, Volta, Stanza.

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