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10 terms
Critical Reading
thoughtful
text
analyze
previous
always thinking of the things you can do to make people happy…
any written material
to examine or think about something carefully, in order to un…
having happened or existed before the event, time, or thing t…
thoughtful
always thinking of the things you can do to make people happy…
text
any written material
8 terms
Critical Reading
diet
advocate
bias
controversial
to select or limit the food one eats to improve one's physica…
a person who speaks or writes in support or defense of an idea
prejudice towards something (idea, person)
debatable, argumentative
diet
to select or limit the food one eats to improve one's physica…
advocate
a person who speaks or writes in support or defense of an idea
18 terms
critical reading
context
theory
focus
reinforcement
Words, events, or circumstances that help determine meaning.…
A hypothesis that has been tested with a significant amount o…
Concentrate
A consequence that increases the likelihood of a behavior.... gu…
context
Words, events, or circumstances that help determine meaning.…
theory
A hypothesis that has been tested with a significant amount o…
44 terms
Critical Reading
acclaim
adulation
alleviate
anarchist
v. hoan nghênh
n. sự nịnh hót
v. giảm bớt
n. người theo chủ nghĩa vô chính phủ
acclaim
v. hoan nghênh
adulation
n. sự nịnh hót
40 terms
Critical Reading
abstruse
adjacent
aggressor
ample
adj. khó hiểu
adj. gần kề
n. kẻ xâm lược
adj. dư thừa
abstruse
adj. khó hiểu
adjacent
adj. gần kề
20 terms
Critical Reading
Depravity
Cupidity
Canopy
Gravity
Categorization of a group according to ability or status.
Excessive greed, especially for money.
A covering.
Seriousness or importance
Depravity
Categorization of a group according to ability or status.
Cupidity
Excessive greed, especially for money.
8 terms
Critical Reading
Melancholy
Irate
Judicious
Combative
Sadness
Extremely Angry
Use good judgement
Ready to fight
Melancholy
Sadness
Irate
Extremely Angry
8 terms
Critical Reading
Critical Reading
Pre-Reading Strategies
During Reading Strategies
Claim
The process of examining, analyzing, and evaluating a text.
1. Ask a question... 2. Make a prediction... 3. Number the paragraphs
1. Underline the claim... 2. Bracket evidence... 3. Circle unfamili…
An arguable statement from the author. The main idea of text.
Critical Reading
The process of examining, analyzing, and evaluating a text.
Pre-Reading Strategies
1. Ask a question... 2. Make a prediction... 3. Number the paragraphs
40 terms
Critical Reading
infraction
inopportune
intangible
intrinsic
n. sự vi phạm
adj. không thích hợp
adj. không sờ thấy được
adj. thuộc bản chất
infraction
n. sự vi phạm
inopportune
adj. không thích hợp
40 terms
Critical Reading
abstract
adherent
affirmation
amorphous
adj. trừu tượng
n. người ủng hộ
n. sự khẳng định
adj. không có hình dạng nhất định
abstract
adj. trừu tượng
adherent
n. người ủng hộ
40 terms
Critical Reading
abstemious
address
affinity
amend
adj. có điều độ
v. gửi thẳng lời tuyên bố tới
n. sự giống nhau về tính tình
v. cải thiện
abstemious
adj. có điều độ
address
v. gửi thẳng lời tuyên bố tới
40 terms
Critical Reading
ingenious
insatiable
integral
introspective
adj. khéo léo
adj. không thể thỏa mãn được
adj. không thể thiếu
adj. hay tự xem xét nội tâm
ingenious
adj. khéo léo
insatiable
adj. không thể thỏa mãn được
40 terms
Critical Reading
ingrate
insightful
integrity
intuition
n. kẻ vô ơn
adj. sâu sắc
n. tính chính trực
n. trực giác
ingrate
n. kẻ vô ơn
insightful
adj. sâu sắc
40 terms
Critical Reading
infinitesmial
innovation
insurgent
intricate
adj. cực nhỏ
n. sự đổi mới
adj. nổi dậy
adj. phức tạp
infinitesmial
adj. cực nhỏ
innovation
n. sự đổi mới
28 terms
Critical Reading
Cantankerous
Anachronistic
Vilify
Vindicate
Bad-tempered; quarrelsome.
Chronologically misplaced
To slander; to berate and make someone into a villain
To free from blame
Cantankerous
Bad-tempered; quarrelsome.
Anachronistic
Chronologically misplaced
12 terms
Freshman Composition and Critical Reading Mid-Year Exam Study Guide
Motivator/Hook
Topic Sentence
Thesis Statement
Body Paragraph
The first sentence of an essay, which is meant to draw the re…
The purpose of the topic sentence is to support the thesis st…
The purpose of a thesis statement is to make a defendable sta…
Goal of body paragraphs provide detailed information on the t…
Motivator/Hook
The first sentence of an essay, which is meant to draw the re…
Topic Sentence
The purpose of the topic sentence is to support the thesis st…
15 terms
Critical Reading
Adulation
Astute
Austerity
Brawn
(Noun) Flattery
(Adj) Wise
(Noun) Strictness; Severity
(Noun) Muscle
Adulation
(Noun) Flattery
Astute
(Adj) Wise
51 terms
Critical Reading
Analysis
Accuracy
Affirming the Consequent
Antecedent
The skill of taking something apart, looking at the pieces th…
The condition of being true and correct
...
In conditional statement, the actual condition that needs to…
Analysis
The skill of taking something apart, looking at the pieces th…
Accuracy
The condition of being true and correct
10 terms
Critical Reading
Which of the following was not a facto…
Why does Richards want to be the one t…
Which of the following is not an effec…
Why are eastern cities more affected b…
b.... The National Guard joined the mob.... Wrong
d.... He is worried that someone less sensitive will tell Mrs. M…
c.... Limestone corrosion
d.... There are more cars, smokestacks, and factories in the East.
Which of the following was not a facto…
b.... The National Guard joined the mob.... Wrong
Why does Richards want to be the one t…
d.... He is worried that someone less sensitive will tell Mrs. M…
8 terms
Critical Reading
Distinguish fact from opinion
Author's purpose
Tone
Bias
Facts are verifiable statements; can determine whether true o…
Authors adjust content, language, and method of presentation…
The attitude or feeling an author expresses about his or her…
An author's partiality toward a particular viewpoint.
Distinguish fact from opinion
Facts are verifiable statements; can determine whether true o…
Author's purpose
Authors adjust content, language, and method of presentation…
21 terms
Critical Reading
Disillusioning
Enunciating
Intoned
Invariably
False ideas
To state definitely
Chant
Not variable, not changing
Disillusioning
False ideas
Enunciating
To state definitely
Critical reading
To evade
to endeavor
to intervene
to presume
escape or avoid especially cleverness or trickery.
to try hard to achieve something
to come between
suppose something based on probability
To evade
escape or avoid especially cleverness or trickery.
to endeavor
to try hard to achieve something
11 terms
Critical Reading
Statistic
Dubious
Homicides
Mutant
a fact or piece of data from a study of a large quantity of n…
hesitating or doubting
A deliberate murder by one person to another
resulting from or showing the results of a mutation
Statistic
a fact or piece of data from a study of a large quantity of n…
Dubious
hesitating or doubting
10 terms
Critical Reading
Term
proposition
argument
conclusion
a word or a phrase that may serve as the subject of a sentence
asserts that something is the case. It can be true or false,…
an argument is a set of propositions where some if the propos…
the claim being supported
Term
a word or a phrase that may serve as the subject of a sentence
proposition
asserts that something is the case. It can be true or false,…
602 terms
CRITICAL READING
pluralistic
sovereign
sublime
vapid
having a lot of (parties)
autonomous
high quality, admirable
dull
pluralistic
having a lot of (parties)
sovereign
autonomous
49 terms
Critical Reading
Adversity
Amble
Ample
Amiable
Difficulties, misfortuen
To walk slowly in a free and relaxed way
Enough or more than enough, plentiful
Friendly good nature,agreeable
Adversity
Difficulties, misfortuen
Amble
To walk slowly in a free and relaxed way
37 terms
Critical reading
Whom
Who
Which
That
Is the objective case prounoun used to refer to people
Is the subjective case pronoun used to refer to a people
Is used to introduce a phrase or clause set off by commas
Used within a body of a statement
Whom
Is the objective case prounoun used to refer to people
Who
Is the subjective case pronoun used to refer to a people
10 terms
Critical Reading: Set 2
vilify
subside
perspective
profound
to defame; to slander; to blacken the character of
to settle down, grow quiet
a point of view from which different things are viewed
DEEP; NOT SUPERFICIAL
vilify
to defame; to slander; to blacken the character of
subside
to settle down, grow quiet
7 terms
Critical Reading
Critical Reading (Gary Goshgarian)
Write effective arguments.
Pose problematic questions
Analyze problems
- involves scrutinizing ... - not easily believing information o…
The sixth and final step that requires the reader to come up…
The first step of critical reading that requires the reader t…
The second step that requires the reader to: ... - Define key te…
Critical Reading (Gary Goshgarian)
- involves scrutinizing ... - not easily believing information o…
Write effective arguments.
The sixth and final step that requires the reader to come up…
critical reading
image
irony
Literal language
metaphor
a series o words that refers to a sensory object of light; in…
a literary device that uses words to express something other…
words used in their denotative sense, the opposite of figurat…
a figure of speech or type of figurative speech in which one…
image
a series o words that refers to a sensory object of light; in…
irony
a literary device that uses words to express something other…
36 terms
critical reading
main idea and voice
main idea and voice
main idea and voice
main idea and voice
writing has focus and a purpose
passage or paragraph is about
why writer is saying this
author focus in order to give us the purpose
main idea and voice
writing has focus and a purpose
main idea and voice
passage or paragraph is about
141 terms
Critical Reading
Use a three-ring binder and loose leaf…
Write on ______ side of the page only
Leave plenty of __________ _________ t…
Write as neatly as possible. Sloppy no…
Notebook
One
Empty Space
Mind/Brain
Use a three-ring binder and loose leaf…
Notebook
Write on ______ side of the page only
One
52 terms
Critical Reading
Abstraction
Action
Allegory
Alliteration
Language that describes ideas or qualities as opposed to conc…
At its simplest, the events or things that happen in a plot-w…
A narrative usually restricted to a single meaning or general…
The repetition of the same consonant sounds beginning each wo…
Abstraction
Language that describes ideas or qualities as opposed to conc…
Action
At its simplest, the events or things that happen in a plot-w…
35 terms
Critical Reading
Bolster (v)
Delineate
depict
discredit
to support an idea of position
to outline or describe with care
to represent or portray vividly
to disbelieve; to cause a loss of confidence in
Bolster (v)
to support an idea of position
Delineate
to outline or describe with care
53 terms
critical reading
Allusion
metaphor
autodidact
Central Reflector
pointed reference of something for the audience
a comparison between two seemingly dissimilar things
self taught
everyone interested in that person
Allusion
pointed reference of something for the audience
metaphor
a comparison between two seemingly dissimilar things
19 terms
Critical reading
Capricious
Disjointed
Indignant
Equivocation
Changeable
Lacking coherence
Showing anger/annoyance
Using ambiguous language to hide truth
Capricious
Changeable
Disjointed
Lacking coherence
14 terms
Critical Reading
Melancholy
Irate
Combative
Frugal
sad; depressed
very angry
violent
careful with money or resources
Melancholy
sad; depressed
Irate
very angry
27 terms
Critical Reading
What is critical thinking?
Interpretation
Analysis
Evaluation
"Purposeful Reflective Judgement - Measured Reasoning"
"to comprehend and express the meaning or significance of a w…
To identify the intended and actual inferential relationships…
to assess the credibility of statements or other representati…
What is critical thinking?
"Purposeful Reflective Judgement - Measured Reasoning"
Interpretation
"to comprehend and express the meaning or significance of a w…
67 terms
Critical reading
Dynamics
Norms
Assertive
Stimulus
The social, intellectual, or moral forces that produce an eve…
Standards of behavior considered typical; unwritten but under…
Willing to put forth one's opinions and wishes
Motive or cause of action
Dynamics
The social, intellectual, or moral forces that produce an eve…
Norms
Standards of behavior considered typical; unwritten but under…
17 terms
critical reading
therm
aud
gam
phon
heat
hear
marriage
sound/voice
therm
heat
aud
hear
10 terms
Critical Reading
To evade
To endeavor
To intervene
To presume
escape or avoid....... the teacher tried to talk to the kid, but…
try hard to do or achieve something....... she was endeavoring t…
come between so as to prevent or alter a result or course of…
suppose that something is the case on the basis of prohabilit…
To evade
escape or avoid....... the teacher tried to talk to the kid, but…
To endeavor
try hard to do or achieve something....... she was endeavoring t…
29 terms
Critical Reading
Intellectual humility
Intellectual courage
Intellectual empathy
Intellectual integrity
knowing the limits of your own knowledge... -sensitivity to bias…
don't passively & uncritically accept what you've learned; st…
Put yourself in someone else's shoes to understand them... -abil…
a.) be true to your own thinking... b.) be consistent in the use…
Intellectual humility
knowing the limits of your own knowledge... -sensitivity to bias…
Intellectual courage
don't passively & uncritically accept what you've learned; st…
12 terms
Critical Reading
Combative
Imperative
Obstinate
Melancholy
Very easy to fight
Of vital importance
Stubborn about not aggreeing or not willing to change one's o…
sad for a long period of time
Combative
Very easy to fight
Imperative
Of vital importance
10 terms
Critical reading
Didactic
Quantitative evidence
Qualitative evidence
An anecdotal observation
intended to teach, particularly in having moral instruction a…
Numerical or statistical information (data), which often come…
Descriptive information, which often comes from interviews, f…
is a factual account of an incident. The precise sequence of…
Didactic
intended to teach, particularly in having moral instruction a…
Quantitative evidence
Numerical or statistical information (data), which often come…
10 terms
Critical Reading
To evade
To endeavor
To intervene
To presume
To escape from trickory
Try hard to achieve something
Come between so as to prevent or alter a result or course of…
Suppose that something is the case on the basis of probability
To evade
To escape from trickory
To endeavor
Try hard to achieve something
32 terms
Critical Reading
tone: indignant
tone: objective
tone: subjective
tone: whimsical
angry at unfairness or injustice
neutral, impartial
based on personal opinion
light-hearted, fanciful
tone: indignant
angry at unfairness or injustice
tone: objective
neutral, impartial
11 terms
Critical Reading
Colloquial Diction
Credibility
Propaganda
Fact
word choice that is associated with a particular culture or a…
the quality of being trusted, convincing, and believed in
information, especially of a biased nature, used to promote o…
proven statements that are verified through research
Colloquial Diction
word choice that is associated with a particular culture or a…
Credibility
the quality of being trusted, convincing, and believed in
66 terms
Critical Reading
preface
heap
antagonism
anticlimax
v. to introduce (a piece of writing, a speech, a remark, etc.…
n. a large, disordered pile of things... v. to pile sth in a lar…
n. hostility; active resistance
n. 突降,虎头蛇尾
preface
v. to introduce (a piece of writing, a speech, a remark, etc.…
heap
n. a large, disordered pile of things... v. to pile sth in a lar…
26 terms
critical reading
critical thinking
ambiguous language
issue
conclusion
the objective analysis and evaluation of an issue in order to…
having more than one meaning in the language to which the ... wo…
the problem or question about the essay
a judgment or decision reached by reasoning.
critical thinking
the objective analysis and evaluation of an issue in order to…
ambiguous language
having more than one meaning in the language to which the ... wo…
21 terms
CRITICAL READING
5 views of critical thinking
john dewey
edward glaser
robert ennis
-john dewey... -edward glaser... -robert ennis... -richard paul... -Fisher
-father of modern critical thinking tradition... -active process…
-"builds on dewey's ideas"... - attitude of being disposed- will…
-widely used definition... -uniques-decision making... -reasonable-…
5 views of critical thinking
-john dewey... -edward glaser... -robert ennis... -richard paul... -Fisher
john dewey
-father of modern critical thinking tradition... -active process…
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