7 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- n. A conclusion not directly provided by evidence, but able to infer or to guess based on the facts at hand or the details the author gives you.
- a figure of speech comparing to unlike things without using like or as
- Words and phrases used to help the reader imagine what is being described; see, hear, taste, touch, smell. These words allow you to form pictures in your head
- A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given human feelings, thoughts, or attitudes
- This is a figure of speech that expresses a resemblance between things of different kinds (a comparison formed with 'like' or 'as').
- the perspective from which the writer tells the story (1st, 2nd, 3rd person; omniscient, limited omniscient). NOTE: Out of the Dust is told from a first person narrative point of view.
6 True/False questions
Conflict → the problem or problems characters face in a story
Alliteration → use of the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed syllable in a line of verse
Foreshadowing → the use of hints and clues to suggest what will happen later in a plot
Free Verse → consists of lines of poetry that do not have a regular rhythm and do not rhyme
Setting → word choice
Connotation → The feelings or emotions associated with a word