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Reading: Follow Directions/ Fact or Fiction Language Arts 300
bellow
fact
fiction
junk
A roar; to shout loudly.
Something that is true.
Something made-up or not true.
Old metal, paper, or rags; trash.
bellow
A roar; to shout loudly.
fact
Something that is true.
Non fiction language techniques
Personal pronouns
Emotive language
Statistics
Anecdote
The use of I, myself, I'm in a text.
Using langauge which creates an emotional reaction in the rea…
using data as evidence of a point.
a short and interesting story or an amusing event often propo…
Personal pronouns
The use of I, myself, I'm in a text.
Emotive language
Using langauge which creates an emotional reaction in the rea…
Non-Fiction Text Features
Title
Table of Contents
Heading
Subheading
The name of an entire book, magazine, etc.
A table of contents gives the heading and beginning number of…
Tells the reader what the section is about
Helps the reader "chunk" the text into smaller parts that are…
Title
The name of an entire book, magazine, etc.
Table of Contents
A table of contents gives the heading and beginning number of…
44 terms
Fiction Terms
fiction
narrative
genre
narrator
writing that is made up or imaginary. Can be based on fact
type of writing that tells a story
a type or kind of something
the person or being telling a story
fiction
writing that is made up or imaginary. Can be based on fact
narrative
type of writing that tells a story
14 terms
English - Non Fiction Terms
essay
Biography
Autobiography
Memoir
writing that offers an opinion on a single subject
a story of a person's life written by... someone else
a story of a person's life written by... that person
autobiographical writing that explores a specific era in a pe…
essay
writing that offers an opinion on a single subject
Biography
a story of a person's life written by... someone else
fiction terms
narrative
setting
character traits
inferences
a type of writing that tells a story
time, place, and duration of a story
readers learn these about characters by analyzing what a char…
thinking by a reader using the text and prior knowledge to ma…
narrative
a type of writing that tells a story
setting
time, place, and duration of a story
25 terms
Fiction
Inference
summary
compare
contrast
a guess made using what you already know (background knowledg…
a shorter version of the main events in the story (somebody,…
to show how things are similar or the same
to show how things are different
Inference
a guess made using what you already know (background knowledg…
summary
a shorter version of the main events in the story (somebody,…
52 terms
EFL-Elements of Narrative Writing
PLOT
EXPOSITION
RISING ACTION
CLIMAX
a series of incidents that are related to one another, what h…
usually in the beginning of a story, where the characters, se…
the part of the story where the conflict(s) develop, in which…
the turning point or most exciting moment of a story, in whic…
PLOT
a series of incidents that are related to one another, what h…
EXPOSITION
usually in the beginning of a story, where the characters, se…
15 terms
Fiction/Nonfiction
Fiction
historical fiction
science fiction
realistic fiction
Stories made up by people
A story that takes place in the past and may tell about impor…
A story that tells about science, machines, and events of the…
A story that takes place in the present time
Fiction
Stories made up by people
historical fiction
A story that takes place in the past and may tell about impor…
Genres of Fiction
fairy tales
Legends
Fables
Tall Tales
a fiction story with magic, numbers 3 and 7, good vs. evil ,…
a fictional story that involve sacrifice or heroic action, a…
extremely short stories most known as Aesop Fables with mainl…
Exaggerated and humorous folk tales in which character has su…
fairy tales
a fiction story with magic, numbers 3 and 7, good vs. evil ,…
Legends
a fictional story that involve sacrifice or heroic action, a…
11 terms
Non-Fiction
Biography
Autobiography
Essay
Documentary
A story about a person's life written by another person.
An account of the writer's own life.
A brief examination of a subject in prose, usually expressing…
a film or TV program presenting the facts about a person or e…
Biography
A story about a person's life written by another person.
Autobiography
An account of the writer's own life.
20 terms
Language 6 Fiction Unit Vocabulary
Sprawled
Vulnerable
Infliction
Anxious
sitting, falling, or lying with the arms and legs spread out…
at risk of physical or emotion harm
the act of causing pain or something unpleasant on someone or…
experiencing worry about a coming event; wanting something
Sprawled
sitting, falling, or lying with the arms and legs spread out…
Vulnerable
at risk of physical or emotion harm
11 terms
EFL | Language of Reviews
What is a review?
Jargon
Examples of Reviews
Modes of Dissemination
A non-fiction text type that explores a subject through stati…
Words exclusively used in a particular area
Book, film, game, album, food, art, performance, service
TV, radio, newspapers, magazines, online
What is a review?
A non-fiction text type that explores a subject through stati…
Jargon
Words exclusively used in a particular area
12 terms
Inferences/Visualizing/Historical fiction
Inference
Clues
Visualizing
Historical fiction
A logical or educated guess using facts from a passage and fr…
Facts from a passage that support an inference
When good readers form pictures in their minds to "see" what…
A made-up story that takes place in the past. Settings and ev…
Inference
A logical or educated guess using facts from a passage and fr…
Clues
Facts from a passage that support an inference
16 terms
ESL Non-fiction Text Features - Terms, Definitions, and Images
caption
glossary
index
table of contents
text describing the contents of a picture, graph, or chart
Look in the back of the book for the glossary. Lists words an…
a b c list of words. Look in the back of the book for the ind…
a list of the parts of a book showing the order the parts app…
caption
text describing the contents of a picture, graph, or chart
glossary
Look in the back of the book for the glossary. Lists words an…
10 terms
Language Arts Terms
Theme
Summary
Main Idea
Metaphor
The lesson or moral in the story/passage
A shorter form of the passage
What the book/story is mainly about
Two things being compared without using like or as
Theme
The lesson or moral in the story/passage
Summary
A shorter form of the passage
20 terms
Language Arts- Fiction Genres
Drama
Classic
Comic
Detective
Stories composed in verse or prose, usually for theatrical pe…
Fiction that has become part of an accepted literary canon, w…
scripted fiction told visually in artist drawn pictures, usua…
Fiction about a committed crime, how the criminal gets caught…
Drama
Stories composed in verse or prose, usually for theatrical pe…
Classic
Fiction that has become part of an accepted literary canon, w…
48 terms
Literary Devices, Types of Writing, Figurative Language, Elements of Fiction
symbolism
allusion
flashback
foreshadowing
using something to represent an idea or something else
reference in a literary work to a noun or another work of lit…
interruption of the chronological sequence of an earlier occu…
writer provides hints or clues that suggest or predict future…
symbolism
using something to represent an idea or something else
allusion
reference in a literary work to a noun or another work of lit…
14 terms
Non- Fiction and Fiction
Non- fiction
Literary
Imagery
mood
gives facts about real people, places, events and discusses i…
a type of non- fiction that has some story- telling technique…
descriptive language used to create a picture with words
a general feeling of a text conveyed by words
Non- fiction
gives facts about real people, places, events and discusses i…
Literary
a type of non- fiction that has some story- telling technique…
31 terms
Language Arts skills
Sequence of events
Author's Purpose
Main Idea
Fiction
Beginning, middle and end
Writer's reason for writing
What is the story mostly about.
To entertain. Some or all elements of the story are made up.
Sequence of events
Beginning, middle and end
Author's Purpose
Writer's reason for writing
50 terms
Fiction, Non-Fiction, Short Stories
Fiction
Plot
Setting
Narrator
made up people, places, or animals (characters, and a made up…
series of events
place, time, location of the action
speaker
Fiction
made up people, places, or animals (characters, and a made up…
Plot
series of events
20 terms
6th Grade Language Arts Vocabulary
imagery
figures of speech
simile
metaphor
The use of language to evoke a picture of a person, thing, pl…
Words or phrases that mean something different from their ord…
Comparison using "like" or "as".
A comparison without using "like" or "as".
imagery
The use of language to evoke a picture of a person, thing, pl…
figures of speech
Words or phrases that mean something different from their ord…
Non Fiction Vocabulary Words
chronological organization
compare-and-contrast organization
cause-and-effect organization
problem-and-solution organization
presents details in time order-from first to last- or sometim…
an essay that shows similarities and differences between peop…
shows the relationship among events
identifies a problem and then proposes a solution
chronological organization
presents details in time order-from first to last- or sometim…
compare-and-contrast organization
an essay that shows similarities and differences between peop…
16 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary
synonym
antonym
noun
verb
words that have similar meanings
words that have opposite meanings
a word that is a person, place, or thing
a word that shows action
synonym
words that have similar meanings
antonym
words that have opposite meanings
11 terms
Part 2: Non-fiction Text Structure
main idea
details
cause
effect
The author's central thought; the chief topic of a text expre…
Facts that support the main idea.
The reason why something happens.
What happens as a result of the cause.
main idea
The author's central thought; the chief topic of a text expre…
details
Facts that support the main idea.
18 terms
Non Fiction Text Features
Title
Title Page
Table of Contents
index
Identifies the topic of the text/Tell us what stuff is a about
Tells a books title, author, illustrator and publisher
Tells the names of the chapters and what pages the chapters a…
tells what pages the reader can find certain topics, usually…
Title
Identifies the topic of the text/Tell us what stuff is a about
Title Page
Tells a books title, author, illustrator and publisher
7th Grade Language Arts Review
plot
conflict
external conflict
internal conflict
the series of related events that make up a story
a struggle or clash between opposing characters or opposing f…
a character struggles against some outside force. This outsid…
this takes place within a character's mind. It is a struggle…
plot
the series of related events that make up a story
conflict
a struggle or clash between opposing characters or opposing f…
30 terms
Fiction
Motivation
Characterization
Direct Characterization/telling
Indirect Characterization/showing
The reason or reasons that people act as they do.
The way a writer reveals the characters.
The writer tells about the character.
The writer shows the character through the character's words…
Motivation
The reason or reasons that people act as they do.
Characterization
The way a writer reveals the characters.
non fiction vocabulary terms
non fiction
imformative text
text structure
proublem/soultion
writing that convays information using facts or deatiles abou…
a text that imformes the reader or explains somthing
the organizational pattern of text
a text structure that presents a proublem follwed by a soultion
non fiction
writing that convays information using facts or deatiles abou…
imformative text
a text that imformes the reader or explains somthing
ELEMENTS OF HISTORICAL FICTION
Inference
Clues
Visualizing
Historical fiction
A logical or educated guess using facts from a passage and fr…
Facts from a passage that support an inference
When good readers form pictures in their minds to "see" what…
A made-up story that takes place in the past. Settings and ev…
Inference
A logical or educated guess using facts from a passage and fr…
Clues
Facts from a passage that support an inference
7 terms
ELD Level 2 Language Arts Vocabulary
Nonfiction
Fiction
Main Idea
Details
Writing about real people, places, and events.
Writing that is uses imaginary characters and events.
The biggest and most important idea in the story.
The ideas or facts about the main idea.
Nonfiction
Writing about real people, places, and events.
Fiction
Writing that is uses imaginary characters and events.
7 terms
ELD Level 2 Language Arts Vocabulary
Nonfiction
Fiction
Main Idea
Details
Writing about real people, places, and events.
Writing that is uses imaginary characters and events.
The biggest and most important idea in the story.
The ideas or facts about the main idea.
Nonfiction
Writing about real people, places, and events.
Fiction
Writing that is uses imaginary characters and events.
15 terms
Inferences/Visualizing/Historical fiction
Inference
Clues
Visualizing
Historical fiction
A logical or educated guess using facts from a passage and fr…
Facts from a passage that support an inference
When good readers form pictures in their minds to "see" what…
A made-up story that takes place in the past. The information…
Inference
A logical or educated guess using facts from a passage and fr…
Clues
Facts from a passage that support an inference
22 terms
6th Grade Fiction Vocab
Antagonist
Character
Characteristics
Climax
A character or force in conflict with the main character; the…
A person in a story
A distinguishing feature or quality; traits
The turning point or most exciting moment in a story, in whic…
Antagonist
A character or force in conflict with the main character; the…
Character
A person in a story
84 terms
Language Arts Sage Study Guide
text
textual
explicitly
inferences
the main body of a book or other piece of writing
of or relating to a text or texts
in a clear and detailed manner, leaving no room for confusion…
a conclusion reached on the basis of evidence and reasoning... t…
text
the main body of a book or other piece of writing
textual
of or relating to a text or texts
49 terms
Klett Orange Line 4 Erweiterungskurs Unit 3 Facts and fiction & Check-out
alien
to discover
secret
agent
fremd, ausländisch
entdecken
geheim, heimlich
Agent/in, Vertreter/in
alien
fremd, ausländisch
to discover
entdecken
36 terms
Literary Terms for 6th Grade Language Arts
Mood
Point of View
1st Person
3rd Person Limited
A feeling that the author creates for the reader
A perspective from which someone or something in a story has…
The narrator is a character in the story
The author tells the reader about one character, and focuses…
Mood
A feeling that the author creates for the reader
Point of View
A perspective from which someone or something in a story has…
20 terms
228 Language Arts: Fiction and Nonfiction genres
drama
fable
fantasy
folk tale
A play in which different events and characters tell a story…
tells a story that has a moral- it teaches a lesson. Fables h…
A kind of fiction that involves characters, situations or set…
fictional stories handed down by generations and represent th…
drama
A play in which different events and characters tell a story…
fable
tells a story that has a moral- it teaches a lesson. Fables h…
GED Language Word List
active
apply
application
atmosphere
characterized by energetic movement
ensure observance of the laws and rules
the action of putting something into operation
the envelope of gases surrounding any celestial body.
active
characterized by energetic movement
apply
ensure observance of the laws and rules
Non Fiction Vocab
claim
reasoning
relevant
irrelevant
An assertion, usually supported by evidence
the method or process used to link claims to evidence
Connected with or related to the matter at hand
Having nothing to do with the subject
claim
An assertion, usually supported by evidence
reasoning
the method or process used to link claims to evidence
10 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary #1
genre
non-fiction
realistic fiction
setting
the type of story
tells facts about a topic
a made up story that could really happen
the time and place a story happens
genre
the type of story
non-fiction
tells facts about a topic
29 terms
language arts
LITERARY DEVICES
NOUN
ADJECTIVE
VERB
BUILDING BLOCKS OF A LANGUAGE... EX: NOUN, ADJECTIVE, VERB
PERSON, PLACE, THING EX: STUDENT, COLLEGE, NOTEBOOK
DESCRIBES A NOUN EX: TALL STUDENT, GRAYSON COLLEGE, BLUE NOTE…
WORD THAT INDICATES ACTION EX: TO WALK, TO EAT, TO STUDY.
LITERARY DEVICES
BUILDING BLOCKS OF A LANGUAGE... EX: NOUN, ADJECTIVE, VERB
NOUN
PERSON, PLACE, THING EX: STUDENT, COLLEGE, NOTEBOOK
Language Arts Horror Fiction Unit Vocab/ questions
Retribution
Impunity
Amontillado
fettered
Free from punishment
Avenging
Fine wine
Chain or shackles on feet
Retribution
Free from punishment
Impunity
Avenging
61 terms
Language Arts Terms
Author's Purpose
Persuade
Inform
Entertain
The author's intent either to inform/teach, to entertain, or…
To convince someone to agree with an opinion, an idea, or a r…
To give knowledge and facts about a subject with the intentio…
To hold the reader's interest; to amuse; to make the reader w…
Author's Purpose
The author's intent either to inform/teach, to entertain, or…
Persuade
To convince someone to agree with an opinion, an idea, or a r…
HiSET Fiction Glossary Definitions
analogy
cause
climax
complication
a type of figurative language, such as similes and metaphors,…
an action that makes another event happen
the point in a piece of fiction at which the tension is the g…
a difficulty or an obstacle that characters within a piece of…
analogy
a type of figurative language, such as similes and metaphors,…
cause
an action that makes another event happen
30 terms
Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Chapter 1
You haven't got a leg to stand on.
in the pipeline
bristles
shabby
You have no justification for what you are trying to do. (idi…
being discussed, planned or prepared and will happen or exist…
short stiff hairs (n, plural)... "The shaving mirror reflected A…
(of a person) badly dressed in clothes that have been worn a…
You haven't got a leg to stand on.
You have no justification for what you are trying to do. (idi…
in the pipeline
being discussed, planned or prepared and will happen or exist…
39 terms
Fiction and Non Fiction Literary Terms
Fiction
Narrative
Nonfiction
Characters
Consists of narratives, or stories, that are products of the…
Stories
Conveys factual information about real people, places, and ev…
Imaginary people or animals
Fiction
Consists of narratives, or stories, that are products of the…
Narrative
Stories
53 terms
Language ISTEP D-O Vocab
decodable text
decode
denotation
dialogue
text in which a high proportion of words (80%-90%) comprise s…
the ability to translate a word from print to speech, usually…
the literal meaning of a word or phrase
conversation between two or more people that advances the act…
decodable text
text in which a high proportion of words (80%-90%) comprise s…
decode
the ability to translate a word from print to speech, usually…
16 terms
Genre
genre
fantasy
science fiction
myth
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…
fiction - has gods/goddesses and usually accounts for the cre…
genre
a major category or type of literature (historical fiction, f…
fantasy
fiction- that has monsters, magic, or characters with superpo…
16 terms
Genres - Brodie
Historical Fiction
Realistic Fiction
Science Fiction
Poetry
A fictional story that takes place in a particular time perio…
A story using made-up characters that could happen in real li…
A type of fantasy that uses science and technology. (Robots,…
Verse written to create a response of thought and feeling fro…
Historical Fiction
A fictional story that takes place in a particular time perio…
Realistic Fiction
A story using made-up characters that could happen in real li…
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