Writing Vocabulary

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Word Flashcards For Spelling Test #3: Literature Terms


 
  
Created Oct 23, 2012
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AidanMc234

 

 
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Preposition
 
Shows the relationship of a noun or a pronoun to some other word in the sentence.
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Subject
 
This tells whom or what the sentence is about.
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Simile
 
A comparison between two unlike things, using a word such as like, as, than, or resembles.
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Analogy
 
A comparison of two words that helps to show a relationship.
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Anteccedent
 
The word or words that a pronoun stands for.
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Metaphor
 
An imaginative comparison between two unlike things in which one thing is said to be another.
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Objective
 
Writing that does not include any opinions or personal reflections, only facts.
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Foreshadowing
 
The use of clues to suggest events that will happen later in the plot.
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Adjective
 
A word that describes or modifies a noun or pronoun.
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Predicate
 
The part of the sentence that says something about the subject of the sentence.
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Response to Literature
 
A genre of writing where you have to prove a thesis statement with events, quotes, and commentary...
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Verb
 
A word that expresses an action or a state of being.
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Subjective
 
Writing that includes personal opinions and or personal reflections.
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Audience
 
The person or people that a story, speech, or essay is written for.
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Third Person Limited
 
The narration is not done by a character in the story, but the story is told through the thoughts...

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