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Flashcards in Sat Vocabulary Deck (21):
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Very sharp or bitter

Acrid

2

Dislike or opposition

Aversion

3

A large destructive fire

Conflagration

4

A complete failure

Debacle

5

A strong feeling something bad is about to happen

Foreboding

6

Disgrace

Ignominy

7

Awkward or unskilled

Inept

8

A scheme to do harm

Machination

9

To spoil

Mar

10

To burden or whigh down

Oppress

11

To steal repeatedly things of little value

Pilfer

12

Guilty of treason (rebellion against government)

Seditious

13

Experiments investigations surveys interviews observtions

Primary Research

14

A document or object that was written or created during the time under study

Primary source

15

Interprets and analyzes primary sources

Secondary source .

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An argument based on character

Ethos

17

An argument based on feeling

Pathos

18

An argument based on facts, evidence and reason

Logos

19

Any various types of erroneous reasoning that render arguments logically unsound

Logical fallacy

20

A contrasting opposing or refuting argument

Counterargument

21

To acknowledge (an opponent's victory) before it is officially established

Concede