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GACE Middle School Language Arts Literature (Authors)
Who wrote "Who's Afraid of Virginia Wo…
Mary Ann Evans is otherwise known as...
Who wrote Agatha?
Which of the following was written clo…
Edward Albee
George Eliot
George Eliot
Beowulf
Who wrote "Who's Afraid of Virginia Wo…
Edward Albee
Mary Ann Evans is otherwise known as...
George Eliot
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…
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Authors for Language Arts
The Treasure of Lemon Brown
The Lady or the Tiger
The Tell- Tale Hart
The Ballad Harp Weaver
Walter Dean Myers
Frank R. Stockton
Edger Allen Poe
Edna St. Vincent Millay
The Treasure of Lemon Brown
Walter Dean Myers
The Lady or the Tiger
Frank R. Stockton
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Language Arts Characters and Authors
Saroya
Wrote Othello
Is stabbed to death by her husband
Is the Moor of Venice
Haroun's mom who runs off with the upstairs neighbor
Shakespeare
Emilia
Othello
Saroya
Haroun's mom who runs off with the upstairs neighbor
Wrote Othello
Shakespeare
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Language arts poems and authors
The red wheelbarrow
Traveling through the dark
The negro speaks of rivers
The Death of the ball Turret Gunner
By: William Carlos Williams
By: William Stafford
By: Langston Hughes
By: Randall Jarrel
The red wheelbarrow
By: William Carlos Williams
Traveling through the dark
By: William Stafford
9 terms
Language Arts - Authors
Hesse
Lewis
Emerson
Carter
This author uses free verse in her 1998 Newbery Medal winner…
This medievalist scholar wrote works of literary criticism su…
Co-founder of the Transcendental Club. Outlined his new philo…
Twentieth-century author who wrote the novels "The Magic Toys…
Hesse
This author uses free verse in her 1998 Newbery Medal winner…
Lewis
This medievalist scholar wrote works of literary criticism su…
Language Arts Authors Purpose
persuade
inform
entertain
Authors Style
newspaper editorials, letters to the editor.
includes facts and technical information
includes all fiction: historical, mysteries, detective, actio…
The way an author expresses hum or herself in writing. Elemen…
persuade
newspaper editorials, letters to the editor.
inform
includes facts and technical information
14 terms
Authors Language Arts
Thomas Jefferson
Patrick Henry
The crisis no. 1
Benjamin Franklin
Declaration of Independence
Speech at the Virginia convention
Thomas Paine
Poor Richards almanacs
Thomas Jefferson
Declaration of Independence
Patrick Henry
Speech at the Virginia convention
11 terms
Language Arts Authors
68
1882
$50
A party
How old was Frank R. Stockton when he died
When was The Lady and The Tiger written?
How much did The Lady and the Tiger sell for?
What was The Lady and the Tiger first written for?
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How old was Frank R. Stockton when he died
1882
When was The Lady and The Tiger written?
39 terms
Art of Literature- Author and work
Langston Hughes
James Baldwin
Zora Neale Hurston
William Faulkner
The Negro Speaks of Rivers
Going to Meet the Man
Spunk
A Rose for Emily
Langston Hughes
The Negro Speaks of Rivers
James Baldwin
Going to Meet the Man
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
12 terms
Language Arts Poems and Authors
Village Blacksmith
Mother to Son
Oranges
If...
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Langston Hughes
Gary Soto
Rudyard Kipling
Village Blacksmith
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Mother to Son
Langston Hughes
17 terms
Language Arts Poets and Authors
George Herbert (1593-1633)
Robert Herrick (1592-1674)
Andrew Marvell (1621-1678)
John Milton (1608-1674)
A religious poet, he wrote in many different styles of poetry…
We memorized his carpe diem poem "gather ye rosebuds..." titl…
He wrote the second carpe diem we read: To his Coy Mistress
He was a firm believer in the puritan faith and lived a very…
George Herbert (1593-1633)
A religious poet, he wrote in many different styles of poetry…
Robert Herrick (1592-1674)
We memorized his carpe diem poem "gather ye rosebuds..." titl…
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Language Arts Finial Authors
The Outsiders by?
The old man in the sea by?
The Contender by?
The island on bird street by?
SE Hinton
Ernest Hemingway
Robert Lipsyte
Uri Orlev
The Outsiders by?
SE Hinton
The old man in the sea by?
Ernest Hemingway
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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…
Language and Literature Section 2 Authors
The Waste Land
Soldier Poets
All Quiet on the Western Front
Painters
T.S. Eliot
Siegfried Sassoon and Wilfred Owen
Erich Maria Remarque
Paul Nash and William Orpen
The Waste Land
T.S. Eliot
Soldier Poets
Siegfried Sassoon and Wilfred Owen
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Language Arts Author Terms
Author's Purpose
Author's Viewpoint
Text Structure
Cause and Effect
Why the author wrote the article
The author's opinion in the story
The structure of the text, the form
Why something happened and it's effect
Author's Purpose
Why the author wrote the article
Author's Viewpoint
The author's opinion in the story
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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.
35 terms
Middle School: English Language Arts 5047 (Major Authors of United States, British, and World Literature)
Louisa May Alcott
Maya Angelou
Ray Bradbury
Sandra Cisneros
was an American novelist best known as author of the novel Li…
was an American author, poet, dancer, actress, and singer. Sh…
as an American fantasy, science fiction, horror and mystery f…
andra Cisneros (born December 20, 1954) is an American writer…
Louisa May Alcott
was an American novelist best known as author of the novel Li…
Maya Angelou
was an American author, poet, dancer, actress, and singer. Sh…
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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
35 terms
Middle School: English Language Arts 5047 (Major Authors of United States, British, and World Literature)
Louisa May Alcott
Maya Angelou
Ray Bradbury
Sandra Cisneros
was an American novelist best known as author of the novel Li…
was an American author, poet, dancer, actress, and singer. Sh…
as an American fantasy, science fiction, horror and mystery f…
andra Cisneros (born December 20, 1954) is an American writer…
Louisa May Alcott
was an American novelist best known as author of the novel Li…
Maya Angelou
was an American author, poet, dancer, actress, and singer. Sh…
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Praxis II Language Arts - Authors and works
LOUISA MAY ALCOTT
RICHARD ADAMS
MAYA ANGELOU
RAY BRADBURY
Little Women
Watership Down- tribe of British rabbits in search of home
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings... (Civil Rights)
Fahrenheit 451
LOUISA MAY ALCOTT
Little Women
RICHARD ADAMS
Watership Down- tribe of British rabbits in search of home
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…
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
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…
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…
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.
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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
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…
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
30 terms
[UNFINISHED] Language and Literature: Author Biographies
When was William Wordsworth (WillW) bo…
Where was WillW Born?
What does WillW's poetry celebrate?
What kinds of people has WillW inspired?
1770-1850
Lancashire, NW England
Nature's beauty and moral power
Poets, hikers, naturalists, readers.
When was William Wordsworth (WillW) bo…
1770-1850
Where was WillW Born?
Lancashire, NW England
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.
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…
...
36 terms
Middle School Language Arts Praxis - Authors/Poets
epic poem
lyrical poem
prose
Louisa May Alcott
a long narrative poem telling of a hero's deeds
expresses a speakers personal thoughts and feelings. usually…
ordinary writing as distinguished from verse
1. Little Women ... 2. Little Men
epic poem
a long narrative poem telling of a hero's deeds
lyrical poem
expresses a speakers personal thoughts and feelings. usually…
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
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…
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.
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