5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- personal essay
- point of view
- a an article in a newspaper or magazine that gives the editor's or author's point of view.
- b relative position or angle from which a thing is seen or a question is considered
- c records and presents topics of current interest to the public through news media; journalists present facts and describe situations without attempting to interpret them.
- d a fairly short nonfiction selection in which the author expresses his thoughts and feelings on any subject he chooses to discuss
- e the author assumes a tone of intimacy with his audience, tends to deal with everyday things rather than with public affairs or specialized topics, and writes in a relaxed, self-revelatory, and often whimsical fashion
5 Multiple choice questions
- writing intended to make clear or explain something which might otherwise be difficult to understand
- an account of a person's life written by someone else
- The author incorporates personal experiences into his writing or projects into the narrative his personal disposition, judgments, values, and feelings.
- the idea, universal truth, or commentary on life or people emphasized by a literary work
- recording of past events, persons and places
5 True/False questions
truth → the feeling conveyed by the author's attitude toward his subject and by the particular way in which he writes about it
memoir → Taken from a private diary or journal, it is the day-to-day record of events in a person's life, written for personal use and pleasure. It tells of the people and events that the author has known or witnessed.
autobiography → an account of a person's life written by himself
news story → recording of past events, persons and places
journal → records and presents topics of current interest to the public through news media; journalists present facts and describe situations without attempting to interpret them.