Content Related Vocabulary
Terms in this set (27)
(n) -A task or situation that tests someones abilities.
(v) -to enter into a contest/competition with or without opposition.
the dictionary definition of a word.
Idea or felling that a word invokes in a person: positive, negative, neutral.
A frequent, chronological publication of personal thoughts + web links.
Writer's attitude toward the material and/or the reader.
A group of lines usually similar in length and pattern, that forms a unit within a poem.
A central idea, message, or purpose of a literary work. (NOT MAIN IDEA!)
A person who is admired or idealized for courage, outstanding achievements, or noble qualities
A choice and use of words and phrases in speech or writing.
one sentence in an essay that conveys the central idea; states the writer's position or opinion on the topic (rarely uses 1st person)
Extended metaphor. A piece of writing that has two meaning: literal and figurative meaning.
A consistant pattern of rhyming words at line ending through-out a pome.
Poety without a fixed pattern of meter.
A comparison of two unlike things not using like or as
A comparison of two different things or ideas through the use of the words LIKE or AS
popular belifes about specific groups or types of individuals
a character, symbol, story, or another element that is common to humans across culters
along narrative about the deeds of heros or gods
the process though which a writer reveals aspects of a character in literacry work : action, appearence, thoughts, ect
Refers to the descriptive or figurative languge used to creat word pictures.
various means or vehicles for communication : TV, radio, news paper, ect.
Commercial Mass Media
media channel with presence of some form of advertising
emphasis on ganing profits though advertising or sponsership
the buying and consuming of goods or products
Specific group of people that Adverticers aim to persuade to buy their pruducts