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5 Matching questions

  1. bias
  2. news story
  3. point of view
  4. tone
  5. analogy
  1. a the feeling conveyed by the author's attitude toward his subject and by the particular way in which he writes about it
  2. b 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?"
  3. c relative position or angle from which a thing is seen or a question is considered
  4. d 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
  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. a fairly short nonfiction selection in which the author expresses his thoughts and feelings on any subject he chooses to discuss
  2. The author incorporates personal experiences into his writing or projects into the narrative his personal disposition, judgments, values, and feelings.
  3. a relatively impersonal essay in which the author writes as an authority and expounds on the subject in an orderly way
  4. that which conforms to fact and reality. Truth may be either objective or subjective depending upon the person's point of view
  5. the idea, universal truth, or commentary on life or people emphasized by a literary work

5 True/False questions

  1. journalisma record of experiences, ideas, or reflections kept regularly for private use

          

  2. editoriala record of experiences, ideas, or reflections kept regularly for private use

          

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

          

  4. personal essaya relatively impersonal essay in which the author writes as an authority and expounds on the subject in an orderly way

          

  5. biographyan account of a person's life written by someone else