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40 terms
Language Arts - Literature Terms
Act
Alliteration
Blank Verse
Iambic Pentameter
An act is the largest section of a play. Plays are divided in…
It is a stylistic device in which a number of words, having t…
Unrhymed poetry written in iambic pentameter
A common meter in poetry consisting of an unrhymed line with…
Act
An act is the largest section of a play. Plays are divided in…
Alliteration
It is a stylistic device in which a number of words, having t…
12 terms
Language Arts Elements Of Literature
Characterization
Conflict
Flashback
Foreshadowing
The developement of a charcter
A problem between 2 or more things in a book
A point in the story when it backtracks to an earlier part in…
An event that occurs that sets the mood, prepares the reader,…
Characterization
The developement of a charcter
Conflict
A problem between 2 or more things in a book
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language arts literature terms
1st person point of view
3rd person point of view
alliteration
allusion
a story told from the perspective of one or several character…
describes a narrative told from the perspective of an outside…
the repetition of the same sounds-usually initial consonant o…
when a text references, uses, or responds to an earlier piece…
1st person point of view
a story told from the perspective of one or several character…
3rd person point of view
describes a narrative told from the perspective of an outside…
33 terms
LANGUAGE ARTS 806: LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE
alliterative
census
chronometer
cistern
Lines of verse having words beginning with the same initial s…
An official counting of population.
An exceptionally precise clock, watch, or other timepiece.
A tank for holding water.
alliterative
Lines of verse having words beginning with the same initial s…
census
An official counting of population.
8 terms
Language Arts literature terms
Forshadowing
Suspense
Hyperbole
Imagery
Hints or clues of what will happen in a story... Purpose: to cre…
A feeling of anxiety over what will happen to a character
Extreme exaggeration
Language that appeals to the senses: sight sound 🔊 taste smel…
Forshadowing
Hints or clues of what will happen in a story... Purpose: to cre…
Suspense
A feeling of anxiety over what will happen to a character
17 terms
Language arts-Literature Vocabulary
Juxtaposition
Parallelism
Colloquial diction
Tone
Occurs when 2 elements or images are set side by side for the…
The use of similar or identical ideas, structures, language,…
Conversational language.
The writers attitude toward the audience or subject.
Juxtaposition
Occurs when 2 elements or images are set side by side for the…
Parallelism
The use of similar or identical ideas, structures, language,…
46 terms
Language Arts Literature terms
Narrator
Short story
Plot
Conflict
One who tells the story... The voice
Revolves around a single idea... Short enough to read in one sit…
Sequence of events in the story usually built around the conf…
A problem or struggle in the story
Narrator
One who tells the story... The voice
Short story
Revolves around a single idea... Short enough to read in one sit…
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Language Arts Final (Literature)
tone
mood
figurative language
voice
authors attitude
emotional atmosphere
something beyond the exact meaning
the authors style of speech pattern
tone
authors attitude
mood
emotional atmosphere
17 terms
Language Arts Elements Of Literature
Characterization
Conflict
Character v.s. Character
Character v.s. Fate
The developement of a charcter
A problem between 2 or more things in a book
A conflict between 2 characters
When a character tries to escape his fate
Characterization
The developement of a charcter
Conflict
A problem between 2 or more things in a book
51 terms
Language Arts: Language of Literature Vocabularey
Narrtivie Arc/ story arc
Exposition
Inciting incident
Rising action
The chronological construction of the plot in a novel or stor…
Background information at the beginning of a story; introduce…
Event that sets the central conflict of the story
Events rising to the climax ; involves a complication (crisis…
Narrtivie Arc/ story arc
The chronological construction of the plot in a novel or stor…
Exposition
Background information at the beginning of a story; introduce…
11 terms
Language arts - folk literature
Universal theme
Fantasy
Personification
irony
message about life that people from many cultures understand
uses imagination, things that can not happen in real life ( f…
nonhuman things are given human characteristics
surprising/amusing contradictions
Universal theme
message about life that people from many cultures understand
Fantasy
uses imagination, things that can not happen in real life ( f…
36 terms
Language Arts Literature Terms
Metaphor
Subjective Point of View
Dynamic Characters
Objective Point of View
A comparison of two unlike things without using the words lik…
When writers share their own feelings, thoughts, opinions, an…
Characters that change or discover something about themselves.
Writer gives only facts.
Metaphor
A comparison of two unlike things without using the words lik…
Subjective Point of View
When writers share their own feelings, thoughts, opinions, an…
33 terms
Language Arts Literature Terms
allusion
allegory
microcosm
metaphor
a brief and indirect reference to a person, place, or thing
a representation abstract ideas by characters or events
a representation of something on a much smaller scale
a word or phrase that represents something abstract
allusion
a brief and indirect reference to a person, place, or thing
allegory
a representation abstract ideas by characters or events
12 terms
Language Arts: Literature Vocabulary
Plot
Setting
Point of View
Protagonist
series of events
time and place where the story is taken place
first or third person
main character
Plot
series of events
Setting
time and place where the story is taken place
9 terms
Language Arts/ Literature
Evidence
Practice
Innate
Irrelevant
The available body facts or information indicating wether a b…
Repeated exercise in or performance of an activity or skill s…
Inborn; natural
Not important or related to what is being discussed right now…
Evidence
The available body facts or information indicating wether a b…
Practice
Repeated exercise in or performance of an activity or skill s…
9 terms
language arts elements of literature
characters
characterization
plot
story
people, animals,robots, inanimate objects (clouds) in the story
1)direct description 2)characters actions 3)characters though…
a chain of related events, each event developing out of prior…
changing relationships between characters
characters
people, animals,robots, inanimate objects (clouds) in the story
characterization
1)direct description 2)characters actions 3)characters though…
6 terms
Literature Language Arts
Prescribe
Discretion
Compensation
Lobbying
Define officially.
According to his wishes or judgment.
Payment given to make up for a loss or injury.
Activity aimed at influencing public officials.
Prescribe
Define officially.
Discretion
According to his wishes or judgment.
10 terms
Language arts literature
Character
Climax
Conflict
Foreshadow
A person or animal in a story
The point in the story that creates the greatest suspense or…
A struggle between appoint characters or opposing forces
The use of clues or hints to suggest events that will occur l…
Character
A person or animal in a story
Climax
The point in the story that creates the greatest suspense or…
14 terms
Language arts elements of literature
plot
rising action
climax
falling action
what happens in a story
events that lead to the climax
the turning point in the story
events after problem is solved
plot
what happens in a story
rising action
events that lead to the climax
10 terms
Halloween Literature Language Arts
facades
congenial
rapacious
tantalizing
false fronts or appearances
agreeable; pleasant
greedy
tempting; teasing by withholding something desired by someone
facades
false fronts or appearances
congenial
agreeable; pleasant
10 terms
language arts literature vocab
taint
taggible
quarry
discern
to spoil or corrupt
can be felt or toutched
a prey or thing being hunted
to distunguish or reconize
taint
to spoil or corrupt
taggible
can be felt or toutched
25 terms
Literature/Language Arts
alarmed
pint-sized
faux
bolted
to feel frightened,disturbed,or in danger
very small
not real,fake or false
to move or run away suddenly
alarmed
to feel frightened,disturbed,or in danger
pint-sized
very small
22 terms
Language arts literature
Theme
Symbol
Static character
Simile
The general idea or insight about life that writer wishes to…
Using an object or action mean something more then it's liter…
A character who doesn't grow develop or change
The comparison of two unlike things using like or as
Theme
The general idea or insight about life that writer wishes to…
Symbol
Using an object or action mean something more then it's liter…
23 terms
Language Arts Folk Literature
Folk literature
Oral tradition
Theme
Universal theme
a genre of writing that has its roots in the oral tradition
the sharing of stories by word of mouth
the central idea, message, or insight about life that a story…
themes that are repeated across many cultures and over many t…
Folk literature
a genre of writing that has its roots in the oral tradition
Oral tradition
the sharing of stories by word of mouth
27 terms
Language Arts Literature
Plot
Introduction
Complication/Problem
Climax
A series of events which present and resolve a conflict
Characters and setting
Rising action
Highpoint of action and culminating point
Plot
A series of events which present and resolve a conflict
Introduction
Characters and setting
25 terms
Literature/Language Arts
7 elements of a short story
6 active reading strategies + definition
8 genre categories + definition
block style writing
1. characters... 2. setting... 3. conflict... 4. plot... 5. resolution... 6.…
1. visualize - using details to create a "movie in your mind"…
1. historical fiction- is a fictional story with real and inv…
- all writing is aligned on the left margin
7 elements of a short story
1. characters... 2. setting... 3. conflict... 4. plot... 5. resolution... 6.…
6 active reading strategies + definition
1. visualize - using details to create a "movie in your mind"…
25 terms
Language Arts & Literature
Guided reading groups permanent/flexib…
2 stances Louis Rosenblatt categorizes…
6 factors exemplary teachers use in re…
ways to informally evaluate students i…
Flexible; you want your students to grow in their reading, al…
...
Text, Talk, Teaching, Tasks, Time, Testing
Anecdotal Records,Reading Portfolios, Diagnostic-Reflective P…
Guided reading groups permanent/flexib…
Flexible; you want your students to grow in their reading, al…
2 stances Louis Rosenblatt categorizes…
...
40 terms
Elements of Literature (Language Arts)
Genre
Dialogue
Dialect
Voice
Literary or artistic category
Conversation between characters in a literary work.
Regional speech
The author's distinct style or speech patterns.
Genre
Literary or artistic category
Dialogue
Conversation between characters in a literary work.
59 terms
8th Grade Language Arts - Literature Terms
antagonist
protagonist
flat character
round character
the character who works against the protagonist in the story
the principal character in a work of fiction
a character who is not well developed in a story
this character is fully developed - the writer reveals good a…
antagonist
the character who works against the protagonist in the story
protagonist
the principal character in a work of fiction
48 terms
Literature and the Language Arts
Myths
Tall Tales
Legends
Ballads
stories about heroes and gods
stories with wildly exaggerated elements
stories about famous people
poems or songs that tell stories
Myths
stories about heroes and gods
Tall Tales
stories with wildly exaggerated elements
9 terms
LANGUAGE ARTS- COLONIAL LITERATURE
What was the time frame for Colonial L…
Who mainly wrote Colonial literature?
What did the Colonial writings eventua…
What was the Colonial literature movem…
1750-1800
Politicians or patriots.
The revolt against English rule.
Rationalism.
What was the time frame for Colonial L…
1750-1800
Who mainly wrote Colonial literature?
Politicians or patriots.
15 terms
Language Arts literature terms
Main idea
Theme
How are main idea and theme ALIKE?
How are main idea and theme DIFFERENT?
What the story is about
Life lesson or moral
Supporting details and something the author wants you to know
Theme is universal and broad but, main idea to a story
Main idea
What the story is about
Theme
Life lesson or moral
10 terms
LANGUAGE ARTS- PURITAN LITERATURE
What was the time frame for Puritan Li…
What did the the puritans think life w…
What was the life "test" for the Purit…
What did the puritans believe America…
1650 - 1750
Life is a "test."
Who would go to Heaven (the winners) and (the losers) would g…
They believed that it is a holy "Promised Land" where Puritan…
What was the time frame for Puritan Li…
1650 - 1750
What did the the puritans think life w…
Life is a "test."
13 terms
Progression of Language, Literature, and the Arts
William Bradford
Jonathan Edwards
Anne Bradstreet
Olaudah Equiano
Passionate Puritan Cared for God... Wrote Of Plymouth Plantation…
Puritan Angry picture of God... Wrote: Sinners in the Hands of a…
Puritan Poet - best american poet Cares for God... Wrote Upon th…
Puritan (1745- 1797)... Wrote a Narrative in first person/ secon…
William Bradford
Passionate Puritan Cared for God... Wrote Of Plymouth Plantation…
Jonathan Edwards
Puritan Angry picture of God... Wrote: Sinners in the Hands of a…
12 terms
Language Arts / 5th Grade / Literature Review
Certain standards that can help you ju…
characters
Enjoying a story depends on three elem…
5 types of literature.
1. The language in the story fits the kind of story being tol…
As the story _____ are developed, you learned to decide if th…
Kinds of words used, action of the story, and suspense. (The…
Short stories, novels, fables, legends, and drama.
Certain standards that can help you ju…
1. The language in the story fits the kind of story being tol…
characters
As the story _____ are developed, you learned to decide if th…
38 terms
LANGUAGE ARTS 803: PUNCTUATION AND LITERATURE
aborted
appositive
cessation
concede
Stopped in its development before completion.
The placing of a word or expression beside another so that th…
The bringing or coming to an end of some act; stopping.
To admit, acknowledge; to yield.
aborted
Stopped in its development before completion.
appositive
The placing of a word or expression beside another so that th…
24 terms
Unit 2 RAV - Language Arts & Literature
Persuade
Argument
Thesis Statement
Dependent Clause
to win someone over, convince
speaking or writing that expresses a position on a problem an…
one statement that expresses the topic and your position on t…
a group of words with a subject and predicate that cannot sta…
Persuade
to win someone over, convince
Argument
speaking or writing that expresses a position on a problem an…
Literature and Language Arts Poetic Terms
Allegory
Alliteration
Analogy
Anapest
A story or poem in which characters, settings, and events sta…
The repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in wor…
A comparison made between two things to show how they are ali…
A metrical foot note that has two unstressed syllables follow…
Allegory
A story or poem in which characters, settings, and events sta…
Alliteration
The repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in wor…
12 terms
Language Arts Gothic Literature Vocabulary
Motif
Dawdle
Diligence
Idolatrous
A distinctive feature or dominant idea in a piece of art of l…
To hang back or fall behind in movement or progress
The state of being conscientious and paying proper attention…
Relating to or practicing idolatry--the worshipping of objects
Motif
A distinctive feature or dominant idea in a piece of art of l…
Dawdle
To hang back or fall behind in movement or progress
60 terms
Literature/Language Arts 60 words
Boisterous
Ostentatious
Abor
Nullify
noisy and loud
showy or flashy
to hate or detest
to cancel
Boisterous
noisy and loud
Ostentatious
showy or flashy
17 terms
NCCS Language Arts: Literature Terms
internal conflict
external conflict
exposition
setting
occurs within a character
involves a character who struggles against a force outside hi…
the first stage of a typical story and it often provides impo…
time and place of the story
internal conflict
occurs within a character
external conflict
involves a character who struggles against a force outside hi…
42 terms
Language Arts Vocab ~ Types of Literature
fiction
genre
narrator
point of view
imaginative literature that often reflects or gives insight t…
a distinctive classification or category of literature
the one who tells the story
the vantage point from which the story is told
fiction
imaginative literature that often reflects or gives insight t…
genre
a distinctive classification or category of literature
23 terms
Literature and Language Arts Poetry Terms
Line Breaks
Stanzas
Rhyme Scheme
Personification
The end of a line
Poetic paragraph; a group of lines in a poem that develops on…
Repeated regular of rhymes usually found at the end of a poem
Giving an object, idea, animal, or human characteristics
Line Breaks
The end of a line
Stanzas
Poetic paragraph; a group of lines in a poem that develops on…
115 terms
English Language Arts 6(Literature)
Antelopes
Cassowary
Fatal
Glossy
A graceful animal of the family Antilopinae having long legs…
Large flightless bird of Australia.
Bringing death.... губительный
Reflecting light... глянцевый
Antelopes
A graceful animal of the family Antilopinae having long legs…
Cassowary
Large flightless bird of Australia.
27 terms
Language Arts: Elements of Literature (Pittman)
Exposition
Rising Action
Climax
Alliteration
The part of a story that gives important background informati…
A series of related events in a story that builds toward the…
Main conflict of story is resolved; usually most intense exci…
When multiple words begin with the same letter or sound.
Exposition
The part of a story that gives important background informati…
Rising Action
A series of related events in a story that builds toward the…
Language Arts types of literature analysis
Dynamic Character
Stagnant Character
Hyperbole
Tone
Character who changes throughout the book
Characters who stay the same.
extreme exaggeration.
The general attitude of the story/ what emotion its trying to…
Dynamic Character
Character who changes throughout the book
Stagnant Character
Characters who stay the same.
28 terms
Language Arts Literature Study Guide
In the context of creative writing, wh…
Rewrite the following sentence demonst…
Identify the various POV in literature…
What is poetry?
To show is to describe a scenario in detail and use imagery r…
The crowd jumped on their feet, like a rising wave. They shou…
1st POV is saying words like "I, me, we." ex: I jumped over t…
literature in which feelings and ideas are expressed through…
In the context of creative writing, wh…
To show is to describe a scenario in detail and use imagery r…
Rewrite the following sentence demonst…
The crowd jumped on their feet, like a rising wave. They shou…
64 terms
Language Arts/ Literature Final Vocabulary
Balcony stage
Gallery
Hell
Hut
Small, higher stage, where the musicians are
Audience area , covered bench seats
Storage area under the stage
Area above main stage, crane located there
Balcony stage
Small, higher stage, where the musicians are
Gallery
Audience area , covered bench seats
56 terms
Literature and the Language Arts- literary terms
Anachronism
Antagonist
Bildungsroman
Character
Is a reference to something that did not exist at the time be…
A person who actively opposes or is hostile to someone or som…
A novel dealing with one person's formative years or spiritua…
A person who figures in the action of a literary work.
Anachronism
Is a reference to something that did not exist at the time be…
Antagonist
A person who actively opposes or is hostile to someone or som…
11 terms
Holt Literature Language Arts Course 1
plot
basic situation
conflict
internal conflict
is what happens in a story. It's a series of related events.
is who the characters are and what they want.
is a struggle or a problem that a character faces.
character has a problem within his own conscience.
plot
is what happens in a story. It's a series of related events.
basic situation
is who the characters are and what they want.
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