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5 Matching questions

  1. formal essay
  2. analogy
  3. history
  4. personal essay
  5. voice
  1. a a relatively impersonal essay in which the author writes as an authority and expounds on the subject in an orderly way
  2. b recording of past events, persons and places
  3. c 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
  4. d a term used in a discussion of style to identify the person or personality speaking in a literary work
  5. e a comparison of two or more similar objects which suggests that if they are alike in certain respects, they will probably be alike in other ways as well

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 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
  2. a fairly short nonfiction selection in which the author expresses his thoughts and feelings on any subject he chooses to discuss
  3. The author presents situations or the characters' thoughts, feelings, and actions in a detached, noncommittal manner
  4. the feeling conveyed by the author's attitude toward his subject and by the particular way in which he writes about it
  5. an account of a person's life written by someone else

5 True/False questions

  1. diarya personal, daily account of an individual's experiences and feelings

          

  2. themethe feeling conveyed by the author's attitude toward his subject and by the particular way in which he writes about it

          

  3. generalizationa general principle or conclusion which is drawn from an examination of details

          

  4. documentaryan authoritative and artistic (usually film) presentation which depicts the facts about an event or social, historical or cultural phenomenon

          

  5. point of viewan article in a newspaper or magazine that gives the editor's or author's point of view.

          

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