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English Composition
What are the steps of The Writing Proc…
Who is the author of The Story of An H…
What are the journalist's questions th…
What is the Rhetorical Triangle?
Invention... Collection... Organization... Drafting... Revising... Proofread…
Kate Chopin
What is the question asking me to do?... What information will I…
Logos, Ethos, Pathos
What are the steps of The Writing Proc…
Invention... Collection... Organization... Drafting... Revising... Proofread…
Who is the author of The Story of An H…
Kate Chopin
12 terms
English Composition
comma
period
quotation marks
apostrophe
Punctuation used within a sentence to indicate a pause or tra…
Punctuation used to end a sentence.
Punctuation used when repeating another person's words in wri…
Punctuation used to show possession or for contractions.
comma
Punctuation used within a sentence to indicate a pause or tra…
period
Punctuation used to end a sentence.
35 terms
English Composition
metaphor
simile
personification
point-of-view
A comparison of two unlike things without using like or as
A comparison using "like" or "as"
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
noun - the method of narration used in a short story, novel,…
metaphor
A comparison of two unlike things without using like or as
simile
A comparison using "like" or "as"
5 terms
English Composition
How can students develop good writing…
How can students improve their grammat…
How can students expand their vocabula…
How can students begin their research…
They can read model essays written by expert writers.
They can study the structure of the English language.
They can read novels, books, biographies, and journals.
They need to form a research question to explore.
How can students develop good writing…
They can read model essays written by expert writers.
How can students improve their grammat…
They can study the structure of the English language.
English Composition
adjective
adverb
allegory
alliteration
words that describe a noun
words that modify a verb, adjective, or another adverb
a story in which people, things, and actions represent ideas…
repetition of the initial consonant sound in two or more neig…
adjective
words that describe a noun
adverb
words that modify a verb, adjective, or another adverb
20 terms
English Composition
Genres
Forms
Sentence
Paragraph
Types or categories of writing
Subcategories of genres that contain all the characteristics…
A group of words with two main parts a subject and a predicat…
Built from a group of sentences that share a common idea and…
Genres
Types or categories of writing
Forms
Subcategories of genres that contain all the characteristics…
100 terms
English Composition
Rhetoric
Rhapsody
Queue
Bashment
To deliver a persuasive speach
Feeling of enthusiasm
A file or line, especially people waiting their turn
Another name for dancehall
Rhetoric
To deliver a persuasive speach
Rhapsody
Feeling of enthusiasm
9 terms
English Composition
THINK ABOUT the assignment
BRAINSTORM ideas
ORGANIZE your ideas
WRITE a FIRST DRAFT
THINK ABOUT the assignment
BRAINSTORM ideas
45 terms
English Composition
Lexis(n)
Liaise(v)
Lien (n)
Lilliputian(adj)
vocabulary; An expert in the English lexis.
communicate with; As an ombudsman, Mary's task is to liaise w…
a right to possess a property belonging to another person unt…
extremely small,petty,trivial; The doll house contains Lillip…
Lexis(n)
vocabulary; An expert in the English lexis.
Liaise(v)
communicate with; As an ombudsman, Mary's task is to liaise w…
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English Composition
What are the steps of The Writing Proc…
Who is the author of The Story of An H…
What are the journalist's questions th…
What is the Rhetorical Triangle?
Invention... Collection... Organization... Drafting... Revising... Proofread…
Kate Chopin
What is the question asking me to do?... What information will I…
Logos, Ethos, Pathos
What are the steps of The Writing Proc…
Invention... Collection... Organization... Drafting... Revising... Proofread…
Who is the author of The Story of An H…
Kate Chopin
25 terms
English composition
Prewrite
Plan
Write
Cool
Explore topics and develop ideas
Establish context and outline ideas
Get your ideas on paper
Put your writing aside
Prewrite
Explore topics and develop ideas
Plan
Establish context and outline ideas
English Composition
syntax
Subordination
Coordination
Modifier
How words are put together
How you make one idea of less value than onther
How you connect ideas together
A descriptive phrase or word
syntax
How words are put together
Subordination
How you make one idea of less value than onther
English Composition
How do you properly type the title of…
How many times do you mention the auth…
When do you mention the author's name?
Define the following items from THESIS…
Italicize
Once
In the beginning
TAG = Title, Author, Genre... FOCUS STATEMENT = general idea... BLU…
How do you properly type the title of…
Italicize
How many times do you mention the auth…
Once
14 terms
English Language and Composition #3
Claim
Grounds
Warrant
Backing
A statement that the speaker is asking the audience to accept…
Basis of real persuasion and the rest of the argument. The re…
Shows the relationship between the grounds and the claim, leg…
Gives answers to different questions and supports the warrant…
Claim
A statement that the speaker is asking the audience to accept…
Grounds
Basis of real persuasion and the rest of the argument. The re…
English Literature and Composition AP
theme
verisimilitude
tone
diction
a unifying idea that is a recurrent element in a literary or…
the quality of appearing to be true, real, likely, or probabl…
the quality of something (an act or a piece of writing) that…
a writer's or speaker's choice of words
theme
a unifying idea that is a recurrent element in a literary or…
verisimilitude
the quality of appearing to be true, real, likely, or probabl…
English Composition
subject
indefinite pronoun
pronoun
prepositional phrase
person/thing being discussed
a pronoun that does not refer to any person, amount, or thing…
a word that can function as a noun-phrase, referring to the n…
a modifying phrase consisting of a preposition and its object
subject
person/thing being discussed
indefinite pronoun
a pronoun that does not refer to any person, amount, or thing…
50 terms
AP English Language and Composition
Allegory
Antecedent
Antithesis
Aphorism
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun.
Opposition or contrast of ideas through parallelism.
Terse statement of unknown authorship which expresses a gener…
Allegory
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Antecedent
Word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun.
English Composition
Antimony
Archetype
Topos
Aphorism
a contradiction between two beliefs or conclusions that are i…
a basic model from which copies are made; therefore a prototy…
a traditional theme or formula in literature
A terse statement of a truth or dogma; a pithy generalization…
Antimony
a contradiction between two beliefs or conclusions that are i…
Archetype
a basic model from which copies are made; therefore a prototy…
23 terms
English Composition
Literary Response
Myth
Thesis
Persuasive Writing
The way in which one reacts to something that has been read o…
Traditional story, especially one concerning the early histor…
Short statement, usually one sentence, summarizes the main po…
Presenting reasons and examples to influence action or thought.
Literary Response
The way in which one reacts to something that has been read o…
Myth
Traditional story, especially one concerning the early histor…
20 terms
English Composition
and ye shall know the truth and the tr…
Bary was an Abe Lincoln in yesterdays…
placing two elements side by side to p…
a statement in which two opposing idea…
anadiplosis
eponym
juxtaposition
antithesis
and ye shall know the truth and the tr…
anadiplosis
Bary was an Abe Lincoln in yesterdays…
eponym
English composition
Body
Thesis
Organisation
Focus
The job of the PART OF THE ESSAY is to support and develop th…
The SENTENCE that holds the main argument of the whole essay
The ORDER you put you ideas in or the FLOW of your ideas
Your writing has THIS if all your ideas are developing the ma…
Body
The job of the PART OF THE ESSAY is to support and develop th…
Thesis
The SENTENCE that holds the main argument of the whole essay
18 terms
English Composition
writing assignment
paper/composition
title
sentence
zapisać zadanie
kompozycja, wypracowanie
tytuł
zdanie
writing assignment
zapisać zadanie
paper/composition
kompozycja, wypracowanie
130 terms
English Composition
English Composition
drastically
recursive
overlapping
انشا انگلیسی
vigorous شدید
بازگشتی یا چرخشی
همپوشانی
English Composition
انشا انگلیسی
drastically
vigorous شدید
22 terms
English Composition
Zero minus draft
Recursive process
Six stages
Pre-write
Page 12
Repeating stare often tearing out to her three simultaneously
Page 12 12
It's for topics and develop ideas page 12 observe details, as…
Zero minus draft
Page 12
Recursive process
Repeating stare often tearing out to her three simultaneously
english composition
guffaw (verb)
guffaw (noun)
imposture (noun)
serendipity (noun)
laugh boisterously... sentence: the crowd let out a guffaw in re…
a loud burst of laughter... sentence: i let out a loud guffaw wh…
pretending to be another person... Sentence: the girl impostures…
having luck when making unexpected and fortunate discoveries…
guffaw (verb)
laugh boisterously... sentence: the crowd let out a guffaw in re…
guffaw (noun)
a loud burst of laughter... sentence: i let out a loud guffaw wh…
English Composition
Rhetoric
What this class is not
Caveat Emptor
Purdue Owl Website
when a writer or speaker strives to inform, persuade or motiv…
Not Literature grammar, punctuation, or high school writing
Let the buyer beware
An invaluable tool for any writing class
Rhetoric
when a writer or speaker strives to inform, persuade or motiv…
What this class is not
Not Literature grammar, punctuation, or high school writing
English Composition
Descriptive
Persuasive
Process Analysis
Comparison
serving or seeking to describe
good at persuading someone to do or believe something through…
A step-by-step breakdown of the phases of a process, used to…
the act or instance of comparing
Descriptive
serving or seeking to describe
Persuasive
good at persuading someone to do or believe something through…
20 terms
English Composition
Admonish
Breach
Brigand
Circumspect
To caution or advise against something
An opening, gap
Robber, bandit
Careful
Admonish
To caution or advise against something
Breach
An opening, gap
English- Composition
Introduction
Conclusion
Paragraph Format
Support
opening of essay or speech, which typically identifies the to…
statement of belief based on evidence, experience, and reason…
into (thesis), body (topic sentence, evidence), conclusion
any material that serves to prove a claim
Introduction
opening of essay or speech, which typically identifies the to…
Conclusion
statement of belief based on evidence, experience, and reason…
English Composition
syntax
fragment
fused sentence
comma splice
sentence structure
part of a sentence (dependent and independent clause)
(run on) 2 or more independent clauses used as one
separating 2 or more independent clauses with a comma... *don't…
syntax
sentence structure
fragment
part of a sentence (dependent and independent clause)
215 terms
AP English Literature and Composition
adage
allegory
alliteration
allusion
A saying that becomes widely accepted as truth over time. Usu…
A story in which the narrative or characters carry an underly…
The repetition of one or more initial consonant in a group of…
A reference to a person, place, or event meant to create an e…
adage
A saying that becomes widely accepted as truth over time. Usu…
allegory
A story in which the narrative or characters carry an underly…
16 terms
English composition
그녀는 들은척도 하지 않았어.
이 보험이 자기 부담금 없이 타이어와 유리창 파손까지 보상하나요?
내 성격은 아빠를 닮았다.
책을 잘 못 가져왔네.
She didn't even care to listen.... She ignored me.
Does this insurance cover windows and tires damages without a…
I resembled my father's characteristic.
I brought the wrong book.
그녀는 들은척도 하지 않았어.
She didn't even care to listen.... She ignored me.
이 보험이 자기 부담금 없이 타이어와 유리창 파손까지 보상하나요?
Does this insurance cover windows and tires damages without a…
122 terms
English Composition 2
Genre
Fiction
Poetry
Drama
A type or category of literature based on structure and writi…
A work of literature in prose, poetry, or drama that is based…
A genre of literature that employs the sound and rhythm of wo…
A genre of literature that is intended to be performed by act…
Genre
A type or category of literature based on structure and writi…
Fiction
A work of literature in prose, poetry, or drama that is based…
20 terms
English composition
How many purposes are there?
"R"
"E"
"L"
4
referential writing
expressive writing
literary writing
How many purposes are there?
4
"R"
referential writing
English Composition CLEP
Syntax
Subordinate clause
Coordination
Subordinate conjunction
Rules governing how words should be combined to form correct…
A subordinate clause does not express a complete thought and…
Refers to the combination of independent clauses to form a co…
A conjunction that makes an independent clause into a depende…
Syntax
Rules governing how words should be combined to form correct…
Subordinate clause
A subordinate clause does not express a complete thought and…
English 101: Composition 1
dependent clause
compound
simple
complex
a clause that cannot stand alone as a sentence.
a sentence with two independent clauses put together with a "…
a sentence that contains one independent clause; they are con…
a sentence with one independent clause and one or more depend…
dependent clause
a clause that cannot stand alone as a sentence.
compound
a sentence with two independent clauses put together with a "…
English Composition
What is empirical ?
Authoritative Story or Essay?
What are two things that can tell if a…
What is Explicit writing?
1st hand experience
Expert opinion, "Quotations"
Dialogue and Dramatization
Different Signalling words such as however, similar or In Add…
What is empirical ?
1st hand experience
Authoritative Story or Essay?
Expert opinion, "Quotations"
English Composition
Polymath
Wassail
Neck
Toothsome
A person of great or varied learning; a person acquainted wit…
A salutation used when presenting a cup of wine to a guest, o…
To strike on the neck; to kill by pulling or wringing the nec…
Pleasant to the taste, savoury, palatable/pleasant/fond of sa…
Polymath
A person of great or varied learning; a person acquainted wit…
Wassail
A salutation used when presenting a cup of wine to a guest, o…
English composition
Uterus
Curve
Floating
Fetus
Tử cung
Đường cong
Nổi
Thai nhi
Uterus
Tử cung
Curve
Đường cong
59 terms
English Composition Notes
narration
description
argumentation (persuasion)
exposition
purpose is to tell a story
uses sensory or emotional details to accomplish its purpose
purpose is to convince the reader to see an idea or agree wit…
purpose is to explain
narration
purpose is to tell a story
description
uses sensory or emotional details to accomplish its purpose
English Composition
Dumas
Eighner
Mitford
Brady
Sweet, Sour, and Resentful
Dumpster Diving
Embalming Mr. Jones
I Want a Wife
Dumas
Sweet, Sour, and Resentful
Eighner
Dumpster Diving
16 terms
English Composition 2
Every Day Use
Hills Like White Elephants
Let America Be America Again
Araby
Alice Walker
Ernest Hemingway
Langston Hughes
James Joyce
Every Day Use
Alice Walker
Hills Like White Elephants
Ernest Hemingway
English composition
Abeyance
Badinage
Bastion
Camaraderie
A state of temporary inactivity or to stop for a period of time
Playful conversation or speak in a witty manner
A fortified place of strong defense
Loyalty and friendship among a group of people
Abeyance
A state of temporary inactivity or to stop for a period of time
Badinage
Playful conversation or speak in a witty manner
22 terms
English Composition
Sycophant
Smite
Sanctimonious
Asinine
One who flatters for personal gain
To strike with a strong blow as to defeat
Making a show of being morally superior to everyone ... Bragging…
Extremely foolish
Sycophant
One who flatters for personal gain
Smite
To strike with a strong blow as to defeat
English Composition ch 2
How can we understand a text better?
What does style contribute to?
Elizabeth I speech : Speaker
Elizabeth I speech: Occasion
By examining its sentence structure, vocabulary, imagery, and…
The meaning, purpose, and effect of a text (written, oral, or…
Elizabeth I, Queen of England. ... Virgin queen bc never married…
She is exhorting her troops to face the battle with courage a…
How can we understand a text better?
By examining its sentence structure, vocabulary, imagery, and…
What does style contribute to?
The meaning, purpose, and effect of a text (written, oral, or…
90 terms
Terms- AP English Language and Composition
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Antecedent
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun. The AP…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
English Composition
Logos
Ethos
Pathos
Kairos
The message
The writer
The receiver
The context
Logos
The message
Ethos
The writer
10 terms
English Language and Composition #2
Systematic
Intuitive
Enthymeme
Premise
Defined invention strategy... ex. John used a systematic approac…
Spontaneous invention ... ex. Skilled writers can be intuitive i…
Logical reasoning with one premise left unstated... ex. His enth…
An idea or concept... ex. The major premise is that all humans a…
Systematic
Defined invention strategy... ex. John used a systematic approac…
Intuitive
Spontaneous invention ... ex. Skilled writers can be intuitive i…
63 terms
AP English Language and Composition
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
Narrative with multiple levels of meaning
Sequential repetition of similar initial sound
A literary, historical, religious, or mythological refrence
Repetition of words at start of successive clauses
Allegory
Narrative with multiple levels of meaning
Alliteration
Sequential repetition of similar initial sound
English Composition
Voice
Idea
Sentences Fluency
Organization
It is a writing in your own words
Thesis
To use a wide variety of worlds in a sentences
To have everything in order
Voice
It is a writing in your own words
Idea
Thesis
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