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English Reading Quiz 2
propaganda
secede
alien
culture
ideas or statements that are ... often false or exaggerated and…
To separate from a nation or state and become independent
Different; residing in a country without being a citizen of t…
The beliefs, customs, or way of thinking of a particular grou…
propaganda
ideas or statements that are ... often false or exaggerated and…
secede
To separate from a nation or state and become independent
Reading/English
Odius
Osmosis
Fetters
Ensconced
Troublesome
Diffusion of water through s selectively permeable membrane (…
Chains of ropes used to prevent escape
Settle securely
Odius
Troublesome
Osmosis
Diffusion of water through s selectively permeable membrane (…
11 terms
reading english
laureate
medium
lodged
din
winner, people who get a prize, the recipient of honor or rec…
a means to convey something
housed within or between
loud noise
laureate
winner, people who get a prize, the recipient of honor or rec…
medium
a means to convey something
6 terms
Reading in English
cabin
takes place
robbery
immediately
cabin
takes place
9 terms
Reading in English
a bank robbery
immediately
fall
put down
natychmiast, niezwłocznie
spaść
odłożyć
a bank robbery
immediately
natychmiast, niezwłocznie
11 terms
reading and english
pronoun
noun
point of view
main idea
a word that can function by itself
a word use to identify a place,person or thing
how someone see it
what the whole thing is about
pronoun
a word that can function by itself
noun
a word use to identify a place,person or thing
60 terms
English Reading
introduction
supporting detail
conclusion
body
the opening paragraph, designed to attract the reader's atten…
details that support the topic sentence of the paragraph
brings closure to the reader, summing up points or providing…
explains, describes, informs, or argues the essay topic
introduction
the opening paragraph, designed to attract the reader's atten…
supporting detail
details that support the topic sentence of the paragraph
8 terms
reading/english
precluded
impunity
immolation
abscond
to make impossible , especially by taking action in advance
freedom from penalty or harm
death or destruction
to go away suddenly and secretly
precluded
to make impossible , especially by taking action in advance
impunity
freedom from penalty or harm
10 terms
English language arts and reading
Phonology
Phonemes
Morphology
Morphemes
Study of the sound system of a language
The basic units of sound
Study of the structure of words and word formation
The smallest representation of meaning
Phonology
Study of the sound system of a language
Phonemes
The basic units of sound
English- Reading
vogue
prated
pristine
nominal
the current or popular fashion at a particular time
to talk excessively and pointlessly;... babble:
having its original purity;... not corrupted or made dirty:
being such in name only;... so-called
vogue
the current or popular fashion at a particular time
prated
to talk excessively and pointlessly;... babble:
10 terms
Reading and English
Jealous
Tact
Oath
Vacant
Wanting what someone else has
Ability to say the right thing
A promise that something is true
Empty: not filled
Jealous
Wanting what someone else has
Tact
Ability to say the right thing
Reading/ English
Transitional words and phrases are?
Transitional words for Time?
Transitional words indicating examples?
Transitional words for comparing?
Used to guide a reader through the text. ie. fluidity between…
After, before, during, in the middle of
For example, in fact, for instance.
Also, Likewise
Transitional words and phrases are?
Used to guide a reader through the text. ie. fluidity between…
Transitional words for Time?
After, before, during, in the middle of
18 terms
Unit 6A - Reading in English
bike
fish
tree
gadget
you ride this when you are a kid
an animal that lives in water
tall, green things you see in parks
an electronic device
bike
you ride this when you are a kid
fish
an animal that lives in water
15 terms
english reading
Protagonist
Antagonist
Climax
Conflict
The leading charecter or one of main charecter
The person who opposes the main charecter
The turning point
The struggle between opposing forces
Protagonist
The leading charecter or one of main charecter
Antagonist
The person who opposes the main charecter
Close Reading Terms 8th English
Connotation
Denotation
Imagery
Plot
Emotions and connections associated with a word
The dictionary definition of a word
To use figurative language to represent objects, actions and…
used to describe the events that make up a story or the main…
Connotation
Emotions and connections associated with a word
Denotation
The dictionary definition of a word
8 terms
English reading
Rip
Sip
Zip
Dip
Rip
Sip
Zip
Dip
Rip
Rip
Sip
Sip
71 terms
English Reading
demure
expostulate
inexorable
patently
sober; serious
...
unpersuadable
obviously; openly
demure
sober; serious
expostulate
...
22 terms
English/Reading
Realistic fiction
Science fiction
Historical fiction
biofoliate
events could happen, set in modern times
science tech, time travel, future
events in past, historical facts, real or made up characters
has 2 leaves
Realistic fiction
events could happen, set in modern times
Science fiction
science tech, time travel, future
9 terms
English reading
mirro
celebration
The blue wave
create
镜子
庆祝
...
v.创造,创作;引起,造成,建立
mirro
镜子
celebration
庆祝
10 terms
English Reading
chirped
miserable
independence
constitution
v. 吱喳而鸣;轻松愉快地说: n. 喳喳声;唧唧声
a.痛苦的,悲惨的
n.独立,自主
n 宪法;政体
chirped
v. 吱喳而鸣;轻松愉快地说: n. 喳喳声;唧唧声
miserable
a.痛苦的,悲惨的
Reading Test Study - English
Setting
Conflict
Theme
Point of View
The time and location in which a story takes place
4 types; The opposition of forces, essential to the plot
The underlying meaning or main idea of a story
The angle from which the story is told
Setting
The time and location in which a story takes place
Conflict
4 types; The opposition of forces, essential to the plot
25 terms
English read
To Railroad
Subvocalize
Rambunctious
Boisterous
...
Reading strategy in which one utters (words or sounds) with t…
...
1. Noisy, energetic, cheerful and rowdy ... 2. Wild or stormy (w…
To Railroad
...
Subvocalize
Reading strategy in which one utters (words or sounds) with t…
123 terms
English Reading
what is the brides name in "Lochinvar"
why does Lochinvar interrupt Ellens we…
does rhyming usually make poems easier…
what does it mean she in line one of "…
Ellen
because he wants to run away with her
easier because they can flow better
the rider started confidential and bravely but soon became un…
what is the brides name in "Lochinvar"
Ellen
why does Lochinvar interrupt Ellens we…
because he wants to run away with her
14 terms
Reading Vocabulary English
event
visualize
compare
inference
When something important happens... Example: A soccer game can b…
To form a picture of in the mind... To imagine
How are texts alike
What you know + what the author tells you = __________
event
When something important happens... Example: A soccer game can b…
visualize
To form a picture of in the mind... To imagine
5 terms
English Reading
Conjectural
Unwonted
Appendage
Conflagration
Based on guesswork
Unusual; unfamiliar
External part of a plant or animal
Big, decisively fire
Conjectural
Based on guesswork
Unwonted
Unusual; unfamiliar
152 terms
Reading (English)
abject
abjection
aplomb
adonis
adj ... 1. (situation) extremely bad, unpleasant, and degrading…
n... a low or downcast state; the act of making abject
n... self-confidence or assurance, especially when in a demandi…
n... extremely handsome young man (greek mythology)
abject
adj ... 1. (situation) extremely bad, unpleasant, and degrading…
abjection
n... a low or downcast state; the act of making abject
44 terms
Reading 1 (Dialects of English)
dialect
include
isolated
decade
a regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
contain
far away from large cities and difficult to reach
a period of ten years
dialect
a regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
include
contain
English/Reading
confiscate
coax
outcast
Annotate
take or seize
persuade a person gradually or by flattery to do something.
a person who has been rejected by society or a group of peopl…
add notes to (a text or important information) giving a expla…
confiscate
take or seize
coax
persuade a person gradually or by flattery to do something.
20 terms
English/Reading
Literal Questions
Interpretive Questions
Universal Questions
setting
you can answer these questions by looking at the text directly
you can't find these questions directly in the text , however…
these questions go beyond the text
the place or time something takes place
Literal Questions
you can answer these questions by looking at the text directly
Interpretive Questions
you can't find these questions directly in the text , however…
English Reading
expense
stove
risk
cafeteria
费用
炉子
风险
自助餐厅
expense
费用
stove
炉子
60 terms
Reading/Writing English 9B
allusion
analysis
annotation
audience
a reference to another work of literature, person, or event
A detailed examination of the elements or structure of someth…
A critical or explanatory note or comment, especially for a l…
One's listener or readership; those to whom a speech or piece…
allusion
a reference to another work of literature, person, or event
analysis
A detailed examination of the elements or structure of someth…
7 terms
English reading
Physical setting
psychological setting
Pivotal moment.
- metaphorical dragons
Where the story takes place
Medieval World... Futuristic World... Ordinary World
an important point that signifies a shift in direction
A problem that your character has
Physical setting
Where the story takes place
psychological setting
Medieval World... Futuristic World... Ordinary World
Reading English
denotative
connotative
inference
plot
dictionary defenition
implied or is your definition
educated guess on what you already read
the main events of a play, novel, movie, or similar work, dev…
denotative
dictionary defenition
connotative
implied or is your definition
16 terms
English Reading
Nu
Atum
Shu
Tefnut
dark, swirling chaos before time
-arose out of waters of Nu and created himself... -created a hil…
god of air and Atum's son
goddess of mist and moisture and Atum's daughter
Nu
dark, swirling chaos before time
Atum
-arose out of waters of Nu and created himself... -created a hil…
English reading
Approach
Assess
Bias
Construct
To get closer
To look or judge closely
偏見
To build
Approach
To get closer
Assess
To look or judge closely
13 terms
english | reading vocab
antique
trunk
visage
lurk
n. a collectible object such as a piece of furniture or work…
n. a person's or animal's body apart from the limbs and head
n. a person's face, with reference to the form or proportions…
v. be or remain hidden so as to wait in ambush for someone or…
antique
n. a collectible object such as a piece of furniture or work…
trunk
n. a person's or animal's body apart from the limbs and head
13 terms
English Reading
Modernism
Fire and Ice
Stopping by the Woods on a snowy evening
Mending Wall
Break from tradition, loss of faith in the american dream, qu…
Robert Frost, there will be destruction
Robert Frost, society demands make it hard to return to nature
Robert Frost, we have walls without even knowing why
Modernism
Break from tradition, loss of faith in the american dream, qu…
Fire and Ice
Robert Frost, there will be destruction
47 terms
English reading
Cinders
Spunky
Profile
Elegant
Ashes
Having spirit or courage
Sideview of a face
Classy
Cinders
Ashes
Spunky
Having spirit or courage
English reading
Title Page
Copy right page
Acknowledgments page
Contents page
Name of the book, author and company publisher
Back of title page. Tells when book was published
Names those who helped develop the books content. It recogniz…
Table of contents
Title Page
Name of the book, author and company publisher
Copy right page
Back of title page. Tells when book was published
English Reading
Groups of people that belong together
Thinking similary
Walk/drive leisurely
A special kind of motorbike
Tribes
Line-minded
Roam around
Scooter
Groups of people that belong together
Tribes
Thinking similary
Line-minded
17 terms
English Reading
Ascertain
Diabolism
Cosmology
Inculcation
to find out defiantly
action benefiting the devil
the branch of astrology the deals with general structure and…
the act of influencing persistently or repeatedly
Ascertain
to find out defiantly
Diabolism
action benefiting the devil
74 terms
English Reading
Justle (v)
Resign (v)
Utterly (adv)
Invalid (n)
to bump, brush, or shove someone or something;to unsettle
to give up or sign over something; to accept a thing/theory
in a complete manner, at the upmost point
a sick, weak, or disabled person
Justle (v)
to bump, brush, or shove someone or something;to unsettle
Resign (v)
to give up or sign over something; to accept a thing/theory
ENGLISH & READING
Main Idea
Topic
Topic Sentence is usually
Theme
Identifies the reason for a text to be written.
What the text is GENERALLY about.
The first sentence in a paragraph.
A text's highest and most general subject.
Main Idea
Identifies the reason for a text to be written.
Topic
What the text is GENERALLY about.
16 terms
Reading/English
Central Idea
Finding Evidence
Theme
Similie
the main point that the author isntrying to make. Also known…
Go back and look it must be proven
The main idea or message the author is trying to tell you
Use to compare two things using like or as
Central Idea
the main point that the author isntrying to make. Also known…
Finding Evidence
Go back and look it must be proven
55 terms
English Reading (Unit-3)
a blog
a buffer zone
a cattle ranch
a conservationist
a website expressing one's thoughts or providing information
areas created to separate two different groups and that belon…
a very large farm that specializes in raising cattle
one who promotes the preservation of nature
a blog
a website expressing one's thoughts or providing information
a buffer zone
areas created to separate two different groups and that belon…
english reading
what you pawn i will redeem
cathedral
sonnet 73
sonnet 130
sherman alexie, heritage, indian identity
raymond carver, art as insight, difference between looking an…
william shakespeare, old age, speaking to someone else
william shakespeare
what you pawn i will redeem
sherman alexie, heritage, indian identity
cathedral
raymond carver, art as insight, difference between looking an…
55 terms
English Reading (Unit-2)
a crater
a lake
a ledge
a mission
a large hole in the ground
a large body of fresh water
a narrow platform below the window areas of a building
the purpose of the business that a person or organization con…
a crater
a large hole in the ground
a lake
a large body of fresh water
56 terms
English Reading (Unit-1)
a bone
a charity event
a cheesemaker
a community
a hard, white part that makes up the frame of the body, the s…
a party or other occasion that raises money for an organizati…
one who makes cheese
the people as a group in a town, city, or other area
a bone
a hard, white part that makes up the frame of the body, the s…
a charity event
a party or other occasion that raises money for an organizati…
5 terms
English reading
Explain
Locate and retrieve
Author impressions
Impressions given off
12 points ... Evidence & explanations ... 👍quote and comment
Lists ... 10-12 different points ... 👍embed evidence
7/8 different points ... 👍all supported by evidence ... e.g. The au…
7/8 different points ... 👍all supported by evidence ... e.g. The te…
Explain
12 points ... Evidence & explanations ... 👍quote and comment
Locate and retrieve
Lists ... 10-12 different points ... 👍embed evidence
50 terms
english reading
ATONEMENT
what character does not have a chapter…
the word "amo" refers to a type of
cecilia suggests which of the followin…
...
leon
chocolate
danny hardman
ATONEMENT
...
what character does not have a chapter…
leon
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