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5th grade reading terms
Mrs.Burks' and Mrs. Cole's favorite reading and language arts terms
..., an open clash between two opposing groups (or individuals)
..., a conversation between two persons
..., repetition of beginning sound in poetry
..., a figure of speech comparing to unlike things without using like or as
..., comparison using like or as
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given human feelings, thoughts, or attitudes
..., Grouping of lines
..., is the pattern of rhyming lines in a poem or song. It is usually referred to by using letters to indicate which lines rhyme.
..., a brief story that leads to a moral, often using animals as characters
..., a story passed down from person to person by word of mouth
..., A section of a piece of writing, dealing with one topic
..., a list of difficult words and their meanings that are in a book
an alphabetical listing of names and topics along with page numbers where they are discussed
the order in which events happen in time
chart, graphs, map, diagram
...a way to display information
..., a reference book containing an alphabetical list of words with information about them
..., a book containing a classified list of synonyms
..., the form of a word after all affixes are removed
..., An expression that cannot be understood if taken literally (ex- "Get your head out of the clouds").
..., writing or speech that is not meant to be taken literally
..., any word, phrase or sentence that reads the same backward or forward
..., a humorous play on words
..., when words have more than one meaning
..., Words with opposite meanings
A word that means the same as another word
two words are homophones if they are pronounced the same way but differ in meaning or spelling or both (e.g. bare and bear)