5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- formal essay
- a Bias occurs when an author prejudices the audience in favor of one side of an issue by not covering the topic fairly. Bias should be avoided in nonfiction writing
- b a relatively impersonal essay in which the author writes as an authority and expounds on the subject in an orderly way
- c the feeling conveyed by the author's attitude toward his subject and by the particular way in which he writes about it
- d an account of a person's life written by someone else
- e an authoritative and artistic (usually film) presentation which depicts the facts about an event or social, historical or cultural phenomenon
5 Multiple choice questions
- records and presents topics of current interest to the public through news media; journalists present facts and describe situations without attempting to interpret them.
- The author incorporates personal experiences into his writing or projects into the narrative his personal disposition, judgments, values, and feelings.
- It is a factual recording of current events, persons and places and appears in the newspaper or magazine; it answers the questions, "Who? What? When? Why? Where? How?"
- an account of a person's life written by himself
- The author presents situations or the characters' thoughts, feelings, and actions in a detached, noncommittal manner
5 True/False questions
expolition → writing intended to make clear or explain something which might otherwise be difficult to understand
essay → a personal, daily account of an individual's experiences and feelings
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.
editorial → an article in a newspaper or magazine that gives the editor's or author's point of view.
generalization → a general principle or conclusion which is drawn from an examination of details