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Review English Writing Terms
Summary
Paraphrase
Quote
In-Text Citation
It explains the main idea of an article, story or movie. It l…
To put other people ideas into your own words.
To copy exactly what someone else has said or written word fo…
To make a reference to the author of an article, video, book…
Summary
It explains the main idea of an article, story or movie. It l…
Paraphrase
To put other people ideas into your own words.
31 terms
English/Writing
(0) Getting started stuff
(3) How should your English section be…
(1) What are the five steps for answer…
(4) What do you do for verbs?
The number in parentheses on each flashcard is just to help J…
Eliminate really bad answers (all questions)... Draw an arrow an…
1. read the sentence ... 2. use strategies... 3. eliminate bad answ…
Check tense by looking at other verbs (ignore ing & to verbs)…
(0) Getting started stuff
The number in parentheses on each flashcard is just to help J…
(3) How should your English section be…
Eliminate really bad answers (all questions)... Draw an arrow an…
14 terms
English 10 - Writing Terms
contrast (v., n.)
compare (v.)
expository (adj.)
persuasive (adj.)
to discuss the differences between two things
to discuss the similarities AND differences between two things
a kind of essay that explains a topic
a kind of essay that tries to make the reader agree with your…
contrast (v., n.)
to discuss the differences between two things
compare (v.)
to discuss the similarities AND differences between two things
49 terms
English writing
a before a consonant or a consonant so…
an used before a word starting with a…
and
accept
a man ... ... a house... a union
an igloo... an apple ... an hour
joins words together
to recieve
a before a consonant or a consonant so…
a man ... ... a house... a union
an used before a word starting with a…
an igloo... an apple ... an hour
English Writing
Writing difficulties
Further difficulties
Good writing 1
Good writing 2
concentrate, need ideas, need time, need to be clear and comp…
motivation, language problems, different conventions in L1, k…
task achievement, organised, clear purpose of each paragraph,…
good range of vocabulary, appropriate literary style, good co…
Writing difficulties
concentrate, need ideas, need time, need to be clear and comp…
Further difficulties
motivation, language problems, different conventions in L1, k…
14 terms
English - writing
STAR
draft
edit
writing as process
substitute, take out, add in, rearrange
a version of something you are writing-not final
focus on technical issues such as errors in grammar, usage, o…
purpose, audience, description
STAR
substitute, take out, add in, rearrange
draft
a version of something you are writing-not final
16 terms
english writing
international
local
traditional
garments
involving two or more countries (adj)
located or living nearby (adj)
a way of thinking, behaving, or doing something that has been…
a piece of clothing (n)
international
involving two or more countries (adj)
local
located or living nearby (adj)
English Writing
Prewriting
Drafting
Revising
Editing and proofreading
Freely exploring topics, and beginning to gather and organize…
Getting your ideas down on paper roughly in the format you in…
Correcting any major errors and improving the form and conten…
Polishing the writing and fixing errors in grea or, spelling,…
Prewriting
Freely exploring topics, and beginning to gather and organize…
Drafting
Getting your ideas down on paper roughly in the format you in…
11 terms
English Writing
Stalwart
Exasperated
Hostile
Solemn
Very loyal
Very angry or annoyed
Having or showing unfriendly feelings
Sad and serious
Stalwart
Very loyal
Exasperated
Very angry or annoyed
10 terms
English Writing
Dubious
Ecstatic
Encounter
Evolve
Unsure
Full of joy
To run into
To grow gradually
Dubious
Unsure
Ecstatic
Full of joy
13 terms
English writing
English
dear lsabellen
please come to my
parly you can bring your brother
English
...
...
...
English
English
dear lsabellen
...
15 terms
English: Writing
Hook
Anecdote
Voice
Genre
Pulls your reader into your topic || ex. anecdote, specific d…
A short and amusing or interesting story about a real inciden…
How you express something
The type of art, literature, or music characterized by a spec…
Hook
Pulls your reader into your topic || ex. anecdote, specific d…
Anecdote
A short and amusing or interesting story about a real inciden…
14 terms
English writing
Components of a topic sentence
Topic sentence
Concrete detail
Components concrete detail
Claim and reason
A statement that answers the question of a prompt or establis…
Proof that the claim is true
Intro phrase evidence from the text and citation
Components of a topic sentence
Claim and reason
Topic sentence
A statement that answers the question of a prompt or establis…
29 terms
Writing;English
Prewriting
Topic
Free writing
Your purpose
Helps you decide on a topic
The subject you are going to write about
A predicting method by which you built on a thought
Which cam be to tell a story,persuade, to make inform,to desc…
Prewriting
Helps you decide on a topic
Topic
The subject you are going to write about
5 terms
Academic Writing Terms
Topic
Controlling idea
Concluding sentence
Topic sentence
One of the two essential parts of a topic sentence. It names…
One of the two essential parts of a topic sentence. It limits…
Provides closure to the paragraph by restating or summarizing…
Tells the main idea of the paragraph and should be the very f…
Topic
One of the two essential parts of a topic sentence. It names…
Controlling idea
One of the two essential parts of a topic sentence. It limits…
12 terms
English Writing
Context
Commentary
Whats all in MLA Format
how to cite book with one author
before quote/ sets up quote
after quote/ explains quote
font, spacing, header, heading, margins, title, work cited page
(Author's last name page number) ex. (Adams 76)
Context
before quote/ sets up quote
Commentary
after quote/ explains quote
English Writing
What are the four ways people write for?
Voice
Word Choice
Organization
Share, persuade, inform, enjoy
Effective word choice,... Attention to style
Precise, not vague words,... Vivid, not dull words... Word choices…
Obvious plan,... Clear sequence,... Strong transitions
What are the four ways people write for?
Share, persuade, inform, enjoy
Voice
Effective word choice,... Attention to style
34 terms
English Writing
Formal letter where should your addres…
Formal letter where should their addre…
Formal letter should you include the d…
What should you use a the start of eac…
Top right
Top left
Yes
Connectives
Formal letter where should your addres…
Top right
Formal letter where should their addre…
Top left
59 terms
English Writing
不利影响
下降
描述某种现象
描述人们的观点
adverse impact
decline,decrease,go down
Recent years have witnessed a worsening trend
The issue is gaining more and more concern of the public, som…
不利影响
adverse impact
下降
decline,decrease,go down
10 terms
ENGLISH WRITING
delete
impartial
integrity
legitimate
to get rid of
fair
honesty
legal
delete
to get rid of
impartial
fair
28 terms
English writing
Commonality
Shared
Understated
Hallmarked
共同性 Found commonality in
Shared appreciation of
低調的
被標榜 Hallmarked by
Commonality
共同性 Found commonality in
Shared
Shared appreciation of
English writing
Omni
Mono
Uni
Bi
All or every where
One
One; having consisting of one
Two or twice
Omni
All or every where
Mono
One
17 terms
English writing
Than
Then
Your
You're
In comparison
Tells when
A positive ownership
You are
Than
In comparison
Then
Tells when
English Writing
The four stages of writing
Topic sentence
To know which format to use
Gives good examples
A. Prewriting... B. Drafting... C. Revising... D. Publish
The first sentence in a paragraph that introduces the reader…
Why is it important to identify your audience before you begi…
What is the purpose of having supports and details in your pa…
The four stages of writing
A. Prewriting... B. Drafting... C. Revising... D. Publish
Topic sentence
The first sentence in a paragraph that introduces the reader…
10 terms
English writing
Agenda
Antidote
Apathy
Bland
A schedule
A cure
Lack of interest
Dull
Agenda
A schedule
Antidote
A cure
5 terms
English writing
Revising
Pre-writing
Publishing
Editing
Finding mistakes
Selecting a topic gathering details. Graphic organizer, ven d…
Sharing your writing
Checking for mistakes, grammar, usage mechanics, proofread fo…
Revising
Finding mistakes
Pre-writing
Selecting a topic gathering details. Graphic organizer, ven d…
18 terms
English writing
interjection
conjunction
pronoun
adverb
short exclamation, sometimes inserted into a sentence
links a noun to another word
replaces a noun
describes a verb, adjective or adverb
interjection
short exclamation, sometimes inserted into a sentence
conjunction
links a noun to another word
English writing
Expanded moment
Simile
Metaphor
Alliteration
I like snow. ... I like fluffy, plush, white snow.
Uses like or as. ... The snow is as cold as ice
The comparison of two things by saying one thing is the other…
Repeats same beginning consonant sound. Funny frantic frogs...
Expanded moment
I like snow. ... I like fluffy, plush, white snow.
Simile
Uses like or as. ... The snow is as cold as ice
55 terms
English Writing Terms
independent clause
dependent clause
adjective clause
adverb clause
expresses a complete thought and can stand alone as a sentenc…
does not express a complete thought and cannot stand alone as…
a subordinate clause that modifies a noun or pronoun. Usually…
A subordinate clause that modifies a verb, adjective, or adve…
independent clause
expresses a complete thought and can stand alone as a sentenc…
dependent clause
does not express a complete thought and cannot stand alone as…
English writing
Writhed
Indignantly
Reluctantly
Mettle
To move in a twisted manner
Feeling of anger
Not eager
Courage to carry on
Writhed
To move in a twisted manner
Indignantly
Feeling of anger
8 terms
english writing
alexandrine
alliteration
plosives
dentals
a hexameter line composed of six feet.
repetition of consonant sounds.
p/b
t/d/th
alexandrine
a hexameter line composed of six feet.
alliteration
repetition of consonant sounds.
10 terms
English writing
Dialog
Erratic
Extensive
Forfeit
Talk
Irregular
Large in amount
To give up
Dialog
Talk
Erratic
Irregular
36 terms
English writing
Prewriting
Topic
Brainstorm
Clustering
Step 1
The writer will decide on a _____ also known as a subject in…
Make a list or _____
Grouping or _______ ideas
Prewriting
Step 1
Topic
The writer will decide on a _____ also known as a subject in…
8 terms
English writing
paragraph
unity
topic sentence
methods
a group of sentences (8 to 10) that relate to one main idea
when all the sentences relate to the main idea
states the main idea of a paragraph
used to develop the main idea of a paragraph are ᗪƐƬᗩƖᒪᔕ, Ɛ᙭ᗩ…
paragraph
a group of sentences (8 to 10) that relate to one main idea
unity
when all the sentences relate to the main idea
English Writing
Date
married on unmarried
married or a widow
unmarried
November 10, 2016
Mr
Mrs
Miss
Date
November 10, 2016
married on unmarried
Mr
50 terms
English writing
acknowledge
alternative
anecdote
appropriate
v.承认
选择性
怪谈
合适
acknowledge
v.承认
alternative
选择性
14 terms
English Writing
Independent Clause
Compound Sentence
Compound Predicate
Predicate
An independent clause is a group of words that contains a sub…
A sentence with more than one subject or predicate.
A compound predicate is two or more verbs or verb phrases tha…
The part of a sentence or clause containing a verb and statin…
Independent Clause
An independent clause is a group of words that contains a sub…
Compound Sentence
A sentence with more than one subject or predicate.
29 terms
English writing
Informative
Persuasive
Narrative
Protagonist
Inform
Convince
A story
Main character
Informative
Inform
Persuasive
Convince
10 terms
English Writing
Concede
Conservative
Contrary
Denounce
To admit
Traditional
Different
To condemn
Concede
To admit
Conservative
Traditional
124 terms
English/Writing
archaic
connotation
vernacular
galvanize
ancient
the suggested meaning of a word
everyday language
to spur to action
archaic
ancient
connotation
the suggested meaning of a word
English writing
Thesis
Topic sentence
Controlling idea
Reliable source
It expresses the goal of your paper in a single sentence
That express what the paragraph is about
That states a main point or opinion
Include articles books speech interviews and websites by wide…
Thesis
It expresses the goal of your paper in a single sentence
Topic sentence
That express what the paragraph is about
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…
English Writing
Formal Letter Layout
Formal Letter Tone
Formal Letter Structure
Formal Letter: DON'T DO
Addresses + Date... Dear Mr Mullins (e.g) ... Yours Sincerely ... Use…
Formal + Polite ... Powerful + Emotive Words... Rhetorical Qs + Lis…
INTRO... COMPLAINT... IMPROVEMENTS TO MAKE... POLITE ENDING
Explanation marks... Don't use contractions (don't)
Formal Letter Layout
Addresses + Date... Dear Mr Mullins (e.g) ... Yours Sincerely ... Use…
Formal Letter Tone
Formal + Polite ... Powerful + Emotive Words... Rhetorical Qs + Lis…
13 terms
English Writing Terms
contrast (v., n.)
compare (v.)
expository (adj.)
persuasive (adj.)
to discuss the differences between two things
to discuss the similarities AND differences between two things
a kind of essay that explains a topic
a kind of essay that tries to make the reader agree with your…
contrast (v., n.)
to discuss the differences between two things
compare (v.)
to discuss the similarities AND differences between two things
14 terms
English - Writing
She is my teacher.
I am a pupil.
I have a blue bicycle.
I like to play on the roundabout.
She is my teacher.
I am a pupil.
I have a blue bicycle.
I like to play on the roundabout.
She is my teacher.
She is my teacher.
I am a pupil.
I am a pupil.
5 terms
English writing
Article
Informal letter
Film review
Speech
Include headings, subheadings, lists, images, questions and c…
Audience- known/ friendly ... 1️⃣intro- share gossip & keep in t…
Catching Fire- Is Fire Really So Hot? ... 1️⃣inform ... 2️⃣plot tea…
Persuasive devices... Metaphors, triples, lists, emotive languag…
Article
Include headings, subheadings, lists, images, questions and c…
Informal letter
Audience- known/ friendly ... 1️⃣intro- share gossip & keep in t…
12 terms
English Writing
Context
Commentary
Whats all in MLA Format
how to cite book with one author
before quote/ sets up quote
after quote/ explains quote
font, spacing, header, heading, margins, title, work cited page
(Author's last name page number) ex. (Adams 76)
Context
before quote/ sets up quote
Commentary
after quote/ explains quote
12 terms
English Writing
Context
Commentary
Whats all in MLA Format
how to cite book with one author
before quote/ sets up quote
after quote/ explains quote
font, spacing, header, heading, margins, title, work cited page
(Author's last name page number) ex. (Adams 76)
Context
before quote/ sets up quote
Commentary
after quote/ explains quote
5 terms
English LA 4 purposes of Writing
Purpose of Writing
Narrative Writing
Descriptive Writing
Expository Writing
There are 4 basic purposes for writing:... 1.-Narrative... 2.-Expos…
Writing TELLS A STORY or relates a series of events.... example:…
Writing DESCRIBES a person, place or thing.... Example:... A brochu…
Writing gives INFORMATION or EXPLAINS.... Example:... An article en…
Purpose of Writing
There are 4 basic purposes for writing:... 1.-Narrative... 2.-Expos…
Narrative Writing
Writing TELLS A STORY or relates a series of events.... example:…
English: Tips for writing
attention grabber
transition statement
thesis statement
topic sentence (TS)
set in the "real world". It could be a quote, description, or…
introduces the work being discussed (title and author)
tells the reader exactly what the topic of the paper is going…
tells the reader the subject of the paragraph
attention grabber
set in the "real world". It could be a quote, description, or…
transition statement
introduces the work being discussed (title and author)
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