This Week’s Vocab

9 Apr


I apologize for not post this last night. Here is your vocab for the week. If you were absent yesterday you will need to complete your vocab sheet for these words.

Humanism(n): A system of thought that rejects religious beliefs and centers on humans and their values, capacities, and worth.

Renaissance (n): The humanistic revival of classical art, architecture, literature, and learning that originated in Italy in the 14th century and later spread throughout Europe.

Secular (adj): Not specifically relating to religion or to a religious bodySaint (n): A person formally acknowledged as holy or virtuous by the Catholic Church

Perspective (n): The technique of representing three-dimensional objects and depth relationships on a two-dimensional surface.

Hieratic Scale (n): a term representing the sizes of things according to their importance, rather than how they would appear in the real world

Convey (v): To spread an idea, thought or emotion


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