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9 terms

Common Core Words 2016-17

8 major OGT verbs & their definitions
STUDY
PLAY
Compare
show both similarities and differences
Contrast
compare by showing only differences
Criticize
Give your reasoned opinion of something, illustrating its good and bad points.
Define
Give the memorized definition of something; tell what it is and what it is not
Describe
Write a detailed account or create a verbal picture in a logical sequence or story form
Explain
Give reasons for
List
Produce a list of words, sentences, or comments
Discuss
Describe, giving the details and explaining the pros and cons of the subject
Delineate
describe in detail, with great precision