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Writing that tries to give information to the reader so they can understand the topic better
The first time you write out your paper, where you pay more attention to ideas than grammar
The last time you write your paper, after you've made all the revisions and edits you can
a word or phrase that links one idea to the next and carries the reader from sentence to sentence, paragraph to paragraph. (Ex. Then, Next, In conclusion, etc)
Writing a paper so that you build it by the importance of your reasons (most important is often last)
The most important part of your paper, at the end of your intro, it tells what your paper is about
You only go into one topic and you use it to help prove your point, or your thesis
figurative language that uses exaggeration to express strong emotion, make a point, or evoke humor
an imaginary person represented in a work of fiction (play or film or story),described through a process called characterization
The specific instructions (in parentheses) a playwright includes concerning sets, characterization, delivery, etc.
figurative language in which an object or animal is given human feelings, thoughts, or attitudes
a statement that seems self-contradictory or obviously wrong but in reality expresses a possible truth.
a joke, or "play on words," based on the multiple meanings of a single word or on words that sound alike but mean different things
using figures of speech; expressing something in terms usually used for something else; usually to have a bigger impact
organizes the description of items according to their position or closeness to each other
a feeling excitement and expectation the reader or audience feels because of the conflict, mood, or atmosphere of the work
words that help you search for resources on an internet source or help you discover meaning in text
a scene or event from the past that appears in a narrative out of chronological order, to fill in information or explain something in the present
figurative language in which one directly addresses an absent or imaginary person, or some abstraction
the narrator is an all-knowing outsider who can enter the minds of more than one of the characters.
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