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6th Grade - English, Characterizations
Plot
Another word for plot
theme
Themes DO NOT provide
what happens in the story
story
moral or main idea of the story
plot developments
Plot
what happens in the story
Another word for plot
story
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English terms 6th grade
review
define
determine
explain
summarize
clear concise meaning include connotative (emotional feeling…
to find or to calculate
tell how
review
summarize
define
clear concise meaning include connotative (emotional feeling…
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To Inform- 6th grade English
analyze
predict
infer
claim
A type of thinking. To determine various component parts and…
to say what will happen before it takes place
A conclusion one can draw from the presented details.
1. (N) A statement that supports a position or idea. ... 2. (V)…
analyze
A type of thinking. To determine various component parts and…
predict
to say what will happen before it takes place
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6th Grade English
devastated
dispel
malicious
perpetual
making someone feel extremely sad or shocked
to stop someone from believing or feeling something
showing a desire to harm or upset someone
continuing forever or for a long time
devastated
making someone feel extremely sad or shocked
dispel
to stop someone from believing or feeling something
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6th Grade Vocabulary (English)
lunging
nub
romping
rowdy
moving suddenly forward; thrusting
lump or small piece
playing in a rough boisterous way; rushing and tumbling
rough; disorderly; quarrelsome
lunging
moving suddenly forward; thrusting
nub
lump or small piece
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To Inform- 6th grade English
analyze
nonfiction
informational text
author's purpose
A type of thinking. To determine various component parts and…
Writing that is based on facts, real people, and real events.
Nonfiction written primarily to convey factual information. I…
The reason the author has for writing.(inform, persuade, expr…
analyze
A type of thinking. To determine various component parts and…
nonfiction
Writing that is based on facts, real people, and real events.
68 terms
6th Grade English Finals
fantasy
realistic fiction
mystery
historical fiction
a story including elements that are impossible such as talkin…
a story using made-up characters and events but could happen…
a suspenseful story about a puzzling event that is not solved…
a story that is set in the past, usually drawn on real events…
fantasy
a story including elements that are impossible such as talkin…
realistic fiction
a story using made-up characters and events but could happen…
15 terms
Bob Jones English 6th Grade Chapter FIVE
Verb
Action Verb
Linking Verb
Predicate Noun
the main word in the predicate of a sentence. Tells what the…
tells what the subject does.
tells what the subject is by linking the subject to a noun or…
renames the subject
Verb
the main word in the predicate of a sentence. Tells what the…
Action Verb
tells what the subject does.
77 terms
6th Grade English Midterm - Vocabuary
autograph
calligraphy
graphic
bibliography
a person's own signature or handwriting
fancy penmanship, highly decorative writing
giving a clear and effective picture through physical descrip…
a list of source materials that are used in a project or paper.
autograph
a person's own signature or handwriting
calligraphy
fancy penmanship, highly decorative writing
19 terms
6th Grade English Vocabulary
Characterization
Direct Characterization
Indirect Characterization
Protagonist
revealing information about a character's personality or pers…
the author tells you directly what the character is like dram…
the author describes actions and you make a decision about wh…
the good guy in a story; main character
Characterization
revealing information about a character's personality or pers…
Direct Characterization
the author tells you directly what the character is like dram…
23 terms
6th Grade English Skills
semicolon
colon
dash
hyphen
used to separate the two parts of a compound sentence
used in the expression of time
sets off information that interrupts the flow of a sentence
can be used in compound words, spelled-out numbers, or some t…
semicolon
used to separate the two parts of a compound sentence
colon
used in the expression of time
34 terms
6th grade english exam review
Declarative
Interrogative
Exclamatory
Imperative
Sentence makes a statement or tells something
Sentence asks something
Sentence shows great feeling
Sentance commands someone to do something
Declarative
Sentence makes a statement or tells something
Interrogative
Sentence asks something
85 terms
6th Grade English Review
Sentence
Sentence Fragment
What is the subject of a sentence?
How do you find the subject?
a group of words that expresses a complete thought — contains…
does not express a complete thought; missing the subject, ver…
the who or the what
Ask yourself who or what is doing something or about whom or…
Sentence
a group of words that expresses a complete thought — contains…
Sentence Fragment
does not express a complete thought; missing the subject, ver…
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6th grade English Midterm
concrete nouns
abstract nouns
subjects
subject compliment
a noun that can be seen, or touched, or counted... Examples: pap…
a noun that cannot be seen touched or counted an emotion qual…
what the sentence is about- noun or pronoun
renames the subject and follows a linking verb
concrete nouns
a noun that can be seen, or touched, or counted... Examples: pap…
abstract nouns
a noun that cannot be seen touched or counted an emotion qual…
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6th Grade English Final Exam
angry
dog's
environmentalist
Mrs. Kee
My teacher's demeanor becomes angry when I talk while she's t…
The grey sweater on the dryer is the dog's.
Lucy is an ardent environmentalist.
The English teacher is Mrs. Kee.
angry
My teacher's demeanor becomes angry when I talk while she's t…
dog's
The grey sweater on the dryer is the dog's.
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Spelling/Vocabulary - English-6th Grade
action
air mass
basin
climate
the force one object applies to a second
a large region of the atmosphere where the air has similar pr…
the floor of an ocean containing mountains, valleys, and plains
the average weather patter of a region
action
the force one object applies to a second
air mass
a large region of the atmosphere where the air has similar pr…
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6th grade English - Genre
genre
fantasy
science fiction
fiction
a major category or type of literature (historical fiction, f…
fiction- that has monsters, magic, or characters with superpo…
fiction - has aliens, robots, futuristic technology and/or sp…
overall name given to imaginative or made up writing
genre
a major category or type of literature (historical fiction, f…
fantasy
fiction- that has monsters, magic, or characters with superpo…
22 terms
Bob Jones English 6th Grade Chapter FOUR
Run-on sentence
Sentence
Bandwagon
Glittering Generalities
made up of two or more sentences that are incorrectly run tog…
A group of words that tells a complete thought, typically con…
Using phrases like, "everybody's doing it" to convince you th…
Using nonspecific, nice-sounding words and phrases such as "f…
Run-on sentence
made up of two or more sentences that are incorrectly run tog…
Sentence
A group of words that tells a complete thought, typically con…
21 terms
OLF 6th Grade English terms
Genre
Fiction
Non Fiction
Biography
Classification of literature
prose account that is basically made up
writing based on fact
a story of someone's life written by another person
Genre
Classification of literature
Fiction
prose account that is basically made up
23 terms
6th grade English midterm
noun
subject
predicate
verb
A person, place, thing, or idea
who or what the sentence is about
Tells what the subject is or does
A word that expresses action
noun
A person, place, thing, or idea
subject
who or what the sentence is about
14 terms
Elements of Fiction - 6th Grade - English
antagonist
character
characterization
conflict
the person or force that works against the hero of the story
person who keeps the action moving
The ways in which a writer develops a character, making him o…
A problem or struggle between two opposing forces in a story.…
antagonist
the person or force that works against the hero of the story
character
person who keeps the action moving
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6th Grade English Week 10 -geo
geography
geology
geode
geothermal
natural features of the Earth's surface, including topography…
study of the Earth's development as a planet, history of it's…
a hollow rock or stone, usually lined on the interior with li…
relating to, or caused by, the internal heat of the Earth.
geography
natural features of the Earth's surface, including topography…
geology
study of the Earth's development as a planet, history of it's…
14 terms
6th grade English final
plot
setting
theme
Characterization
story line
time and place
main idea or message of a story
how the author characterizes the character
plot
story line
setting
time and place
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6th grade English terms for SOL
Exposition
Rising Action
Climax
Falling Action
The part at the into of the story that gives setting, creates…
A series of events also known as complications that you take…
The high point of the story or movement of highest interest/e…
The events that happen after the climax
Exposition
The part at the into of the story that gives setting, creates…
Rising Action
A series of events also known as complications that you take…
39 terms
English Midterm - 6th grade
What is the sentence base?
subject
simple subject
compound subject
Subject + Predicate + Complete thought
tells whom or what the sentence is about
the main word or word group that tells whom or what the sente…
consists of two or more subjects that are joined by a conjunc…
What is the sentence base?
Subject + Predicate + Complete thought
subject
tells whom or what the sentence is about
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6th Grade English Exam
Independent clause
subordinate clause
simple sentence
compound sentence
express a complete thought and can stand by itself as a compl…
doesn't express a complete thought and cannot stand by itself…
has 1 independent clause & no subordinate clause
consists of 2 or more independent clause, usually joined by a…
Independent clause
express a complete thought and can stand by itself as a compl…
subordinate clause
doesn't express a complete thought and cannot stand by itself…
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6th Grade English Memorization
Helping Verb
Linking Verbs
Coordinating Conjunctions
Subordinating Conjunctions
helps the main verb to express action or state of being
A verb that links the subject of a sentence with a noun, a pr…
Connects words/groups of words used in the same way.
A conjunction which joins two clauses that are not equaly imp…
Helping Verb
helps the main verb to express action or state of being
Linking Verbs
A verb that links the subject of a sentence with a noun, a pr…
14 terms
Disease Vocab-6th Grade English
Contagious
Immune
Antibiotic
Fever
A disease that can be passed from one person to another.
Resistant to disease or unable to catch an illness.
A substance such as penicillin that is used to prevent and tr…
Abnormally high body temperature.
Contagious
A disease that can be passed from one person to another.
Immune
Resistant to disease or unable to catch an illness.
30 terms
6th Grade English Unit 1
Sentence
declarative sentence
interrogative sentence
imperative sentence
a group of words that expresses a COMPLETE thought
makes a statement; ends with a period
asks a question and ends with a question mark
gives a command or makes a request and ends with a period
Sentence
a group of words that expresses a COMPLETE thought
declarative sentence
makes a statement; ends with a period
25 terms
6th Grade English test
monologue
bicentennial (CENTUM: hundred)
comply (TO FILL)
decimate (TEN)
a long speech made by one performer or by one person in a group
a two-hundredth anniversary... in 1989 the ____________ of the…
to do as one is asked or ordered... Many historians believe the…
to destroy a large part of... European diseases like measles __…
monologue
a long speech made by one performer or by one person in a group
bicentennial (CENTUM: hundred)
a two-hundredth anniversary... in 1989 the ____________ of the…
15 terms
6th Grade English Vocab
Narrative
Informative
Persuasive
Resolution
The type of writing that tells a story
The type of writing that gives facts or information
The type of writing that tries to convince someone to take on…
The final answer to the main conflict of the story
Narrative
The type of writing that tells a story
Informative
The type of writing that gives facts or information
8 terms
6th Grade English Figurative Language
SIMILE
METAPHOR
HYPERBOLE
PERSONIFICATION
a comparison using LIKE or AS... e.g. He is as tall as a giraffe.
a direct comparison... e.g. The snow is a white blanket
an extreme exaggeration... e.g. The car is faster than the speed…
giving human traits to nonhuman objects.... e.g. The sun smiled…
SIMILE
a comparison using LIKE or AS... e.g. He is as tall as a giraffe.
METAPHOR
a direct comparison... e.g. The snow is a white blanket
20 terms
English 6th grade Final vocabulary
Myriad
Woe
Dishevel
Repose
a very great or indefinitely great number of persons or things
Great sorrow or misery
untidy; disordered
state of being at rest; asleep
Myriad
a very great or indefinitely great number of persons or things
Woe
Great sorrow or misery
18 terms
English 6th Grade Finals
Prepositions
Prepositional Phrase
The three questions prepositions answer.
Direct Object
Describing where someone or something is in relative location.
A phrase in a sentence describing where an object is.
Where, when & which one
What the verb is doing.
Prepositions
Describing where someone or something is in relative location.
Prepositional Phrase
A phrase in a sentence describing where an object is.
16 terms
6th Grade Cognates in English and Spanish
acid
alphabet
animal(s)
appendix
ácido
alfabeto
animal(es)
apéndice
acid
ácido
alphabet
alfabeto
10 terms
6th grade English vocabulary
Adverse
Arid
Assailant
Billow
Unfavorable,negative;working against, hostile
Extremely dry; uninteresting,dull
A person who attacks violently( with blows or words)
A large wave; to rise or swell like a wave
Adverse
Unfavorable,negative;working against, hostile
Arid
Extremely dry; uninteresting,dull
14 terms
6th Grade English Week 11 -graph
autograph
calligraphy
graphic
bibliography
a person's own signature or handwriting
fancy penmanship, highly decorative writing
giving a clear and effective picture through physical descrip…
a list of source materials that are used in a project or paper.
autograph
a person's own signature or handwriting
calligraphy
fancy penmanship, highly decorative writing
38 terms
English 6th grade- Words
Time, Place, Environment
Tone
Mood
Protagonist
Where and when the story takes place, what is going on at the…
The attitude or style of expression (sarcastic, humorous.)
The general feeling in a story (serious, light.)
The main character that is central to the story.
Time, Place, Environment
Where and when the story takes place, what is going on at the…
Tone
The attitude or style of expression (sarcastic, humorous.)
48 terms
6th Grade English Literary Terms
Fable
denotation
Dialogue
Fiction
A brief story or verse that teaches a lesson or moral about h…
The literal dictionary definition of a word
A conversation between two or more characters
Prose that is made up rather than true
Fable
A brief story or verse that teaches a lesson or moral about h…
denotation
The literal dictionary definition of a word
24 terms
6th grade English final vocab words
delude
formulate
rigorous
consequence
(v.) - to deceive, to mislead
(v.) to come up with; devise
(adj.) severe, harsh, strict; thoroughly logical
(n.) a result, effect, importance
delude
(v.) - to deceive, to mislead
formulate
(v.) to come up with; devise
13 terms
6th Grade English Vocabulary - Herb
A flowering plant whose stem that grow…
All organisms, including animals, whic…
Consisting of floering plants whose st…
The study or collecting of flowering p…
herb
herbivore
herbal
herbology
A flowering plant whose stem that grow…
herb
All organisms, including animals, whic…
herbivore
1,269 terms
6th Grade English Final Exam
Susan slammed the baseball with her bat.
Before lunch, Dad cut my sandwich for…
My silly little dog is eating my ham a…
Mary's son bites his fingernails and s…
Subject - Susan... Verb - slammed... Object - baseball
Subject - Dad... Verb - cut... Object - sandwich
Subject - dog... Verb - is eating... Object - sandwich
Subject - son... Verb - bites, spits... Object - fingernails, them
Susan slammed the baseball with her bat.
Subject - Susan... Verb - slammed... Object - baseball
Before lunch, Dad cut my sandwich for…
Subject - Dad... Verb - cut... Object - sandwich
14 terms
6th Grade English Prefixes and Roots
ASTER-
ASTRA-
AUDI-
BENE-
Star
Star
Hear
Well
ASTER-
Star
ASTRA-
Star
6th Grade English Exam
Adjective
Article
Demonstrative
Proper Adjective
a word or phrase that modifies a noun
particular item or thing
a word that singles out something... Ex: This, There
an adjective that comes from a proper noun- specific place, p…
Adjective
a word or phrase that modifies a noun
Article
particular item or thing
47 terms
SOL 6th grade english terms
Exposition
Rising Action
Climax
Falling Action
The part at the into of the story that gives setting, creates…
A series of events also known as complications that you take…
The high point of the story or movement of highest interest/e…
The events that happen after the climax
Exposition
The part at the into of the story that gives setting, creates…
Rising Action
A series of events also known as complications that you take…
21 terms
English Finals 6th grade
Orphan
Spinster
Rural
Burly
A child whose parents died
An unmarried woman older for marriage
Describing a countryside
Large;Buff;Large
Orphan
A child whose parents died
Spinster
An unmarried woman older for marriage
10 terms
6th Grade Science/Unit 1 (English)
science
empirical evidence
theory
model
the knowledge obtained by observing natural events and condit…
the observations, measurements, and other types of data that…
the explanation for some phenomenon that is based on observat…
a pattern, plan, representation, or description designed to s…
science
the knowledge obtained by observing natural events and condit…
empirical evidence
the observations, measurements, and other types of data that…
11 terms
6th grade English terms
Forlorn
Reverberate
Nonchalance
Supplication
Sad
Echo
Not caring
Praying
Forlorn
Sad
Reverberate
Echo
25 terms
English 6th grade final
Noun
Pronoun
Adverb
Adjective
The name of a person, place, thing or idea
A word that takes the place of a noun
a word or phrase that modifies or qualifies an adjective, ver…
a word or phrase naming an attribute, added to or grammatical…
Noun
The name of a person, place, thing or idea
Pronoun
A word that takes the place of a noun
10 terms
6th grade- English- Lesson 9
Homophone
microphone
phonics
saxophone
a word that has the same sound but a different meaning as ano…
electronics device to carry voices
the sounds that letters make and the letters that are used to…
a woodwind instrument that sends out sounds through its curve…
Homophone
a word that has the same sound but a different meaning as ano…
microphone
electronics device to carry voices
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