5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a an article in a newspaper or magazine that gives the editor's or author's point of view.
- b that which conforms to fact and reality. Truth may be either objective or subjective depending upon the person's point of view
- c a personal, daily account of an individual's experiences and feelings
- d an account of a person's life written by himself
- e a fairly short nonfiction selection in which the author expresses his thoughts and feelings on any subject he chooses to discuss
5 Multiple choice questions
- writing intended to make clear or explain something which might otherwise be difficult to understand
- a term used in a discussion of style to identify the person or personality speaking in a literary work
- relative position or angle from which a thing is seen or a question is considered
- Taken from a private diary or journal, it is the day-to-day record of events in a person's life, written for personal use and pleasure. It tells of the people and events that the author has known or witnessed.
- The author incorporates personal experiences into his writing or projects into the narrative his personal disposition, judgments, values, and feelings.
5 True/False questions
bias → a personal, daily account of an individual's experiences and feelings
personal essay → 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
journalism → a record of experiences, ideas, or reflections kept regularly for private use
theme → the feeling conveyed by the author's attitude toward his subject and by the particular way in which he writes about it
generalization → writing intended to make clear or explain something which might otherwise be difficult to understand