15 terms

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judgment
The act or process of forming an opinion or making a decision after careful thought.
phrase
A group of two or more words that expresses a single idea but does not usually form a complete sentence.
analogy
The act of comparing two things that are alike in some way.
tone
A quality, feeling or an attitude expressed by words that someone uses in writing or speaking.
Author's purpose
The reason an author writes - to entertain, persuade or inform.
develop
To create something over a period of time.
statement
Something that you say or write in a formal or official way; something you state.
reveal
To make something known.
describe
To tell someone the appearance, smell, sounds, events, etc., of something; to say what something is.
excerpt
A part or a piece of a longer piece of written work.
Author's view
The author's feeling, opinion or belief about his/her topic.
relate
To show or make a connection between two or more things.
interpretation
The act or result of explaining something; how we understand.
detail
A particular fact or piece of information about something or someone.
indication
A sign or signal that points out or shows something.