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211 terms
Reading: Literature
Extricate
sprang
battered
dissipated
free from difficult situation... 解脱
popped up, came out of nowhere... 弹 蹦 跳 窜出
adj. damaged, especially by being used a lot... 受虐
extravagant in the pursuit of pleasure... 糜烂 浪荡
Extricate
free from difficult situation... 解脱
sprang
popped up, came out of nowhere... 弹 蹦 跳 窜出
16 terms
Reading literature
purpose
topic
emotion
ultimate
hensikt
emne
følelse
endelig, ypperste
purpose
hensikt
topic
emne
22 terms
Reading Literature
Context Clues
Inference
Simile
Personification
words surrounding an unfamiliar word that can help a reader d…
A conclusion one can draw from what you read.
A comparison of two unlike things using like or as
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
Context Clues
words surrounding an unfamiliar word that can help a reader d…
Inference
A conclusion one can draw from what you read.
23 terms
Reading Literature
Irony
Resolution
Plot
Climax
The opposite is meant than what is said
Solving of the problem
The storyline; the sequence of events and how it is arranged
Highest point; most important part
Irony
The opposite is meant than what is said
Resolution
Solving of the problem
10 terms
Reading/Literature
annotate
characteristic
version
symbolize
to make notes or comments
trait or feature
account of something; explanantion
using a concrete object to represent an abstract idea;
annotate
to make notes or comments
characteristic
trait or feature
20 terms
Reading Literature Terms
summary
central idea
theme
plot
A simple retelling of what you've just read; gives the main i…
What a text is mostly about; the main idea.
The message, meaning, or moral of a story. It is "big picture…
The sequence of events in a story, centered around a conflict.
summary
A simple retelling of what you've just read; gives the main i…
central idea
What a text is mostly about; the main idea.
15 terms
Reading Literature
Central Idea
Complex Character
Simple Character
Development
the most important or main thought of a text which tells the…
a character that experiences a change over the course of a text
a character that remains the same over the course of a text
the process of growth or change
Central Idea
the most important or main thought of a text which tells the…
Complex Character
a character that experiences a change over the course of a text
9 terms
Reading literature
Proverb
Elixir
Strive
Tethers
Short, popular usually wise saying
Sweetened mixture of alcohol and water containing medicine
Exert oneself, try hard
Ropes, chains, to hold an animal in place
Proverb
Short, popular usually wise saying
Elixir
Sweetened mixture of alcohol and water containing medicine
67 terms
Reading-Literature
vast wealth
establishment
outstanding
idealistic tendency
enormous richness
organization
remarkable
characteristic type of behaviour
vast wealth
enormous richness
establishment
organization
Common Core Reading Literature
actor
allusion
analogies
analysis (analyze)
person playing a part in a play, movie, television show, etc.
an indirect reference to something else
a comparison between two things that are similar in some way…
a method of idea development in which the reader, speaker, or…
actor
person playing a part in a play, movie, television show, etc.
allusion
an indirect reference to something else
67 terms
Literature/Reading Vocabulary
theme
third person point of view
mood
first person point of view
a message about life that a writer wants you to understand
the vantage point from which a story is told using the pronou…
the feeling or emotion the writer creates in a literary work
the vantage point from which a story is told using the pronou…
theme
a message about life that a writer wants you to understand
third person point of view
the vantage point from which a story is told using the pronou…
10 terms
Read 180 Scholastic Reading/Literature
annotate
reaction
characteristic
significance
including notes in a work of literature
action or attitude aroused by something
feature that serves to identify something or someone
importance
annotate
including notes in a work of literature
reaction
action or attitude aroused by something
10 terms
Reading/Literature
annotate
characteristic
derive
irony
to supply with critical or explanatory notes
a feature or quality
to come from a certain source
the use of words to suggest a meaning that is the opposite of…
annotate
to supply with critical or explanatory notes
characteristic
a feature or quality
10 terms
Reading Literature Vocabulary
theme
central idea
suggestion
inference
A big idea or meaning of a literary work that may said direct…
What the passage or text is mainly about
An idea to be considered... implication
A conclusion reached on the basis of evidence and reasoning;…
theme
A big idea or meaning of a literary work that may said direct…
central idea
What the passage or text is mainly about
10 terms
Reading Literature Vocab Set.
Annotate
Reaction
characteristic
significance
to supply with critical or explanatory notes; to add notes or…
an action or attitude aroused by something.
feature, element, trait, quality
the quality of being important or of giving meaning
Annotate
to supply with critical or explanatory notes; to add notes or…
Reaction
an action or attitude aroused by something.
30 terms
reading literature
proportional
demonstrate
homogeneous
reversible
相称的;成比例的;均衡的
演示;证明;说明;示范
同类的;同质的;均匀的
可逆性;可反转的;可逆转
proportional
相称的;成比例的;均衡的
demonstrate
演示;证明;说明;示范
16 terms
Reading literature
purpose
topic
emotion
ultimate
hensikt
emne
følelse
endelig/ypperste
purpose
hensikt
topic
emne
28 terms
Reading literature
Audience
Narrator
Plot
Point of View
Who the author is writing for.
Who is telling the story
The main event in a story
The mode of narration that an author employs to let the reade…
Audience
Who the author is writing for.
Narrator
Who is telling the story
17 terms
Reading/literature
A work of fiction(n)
Biography(n)
Poetry(n)
Author(n)
...
Tieu su
Tho, su thi
Writter... Tac gia
A work of fiction(n)
...
Biography(n)
Tieu su
39 terms
Reading Literature
Louisa May Alcott
Maya Angelou
Ray Bradbury
Sandra Cisneros
Little Women
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
fahrenheit 451, The Martian Chronicles
The House on Mango Street
Louisa May Alcott
Little Women
Maya Angelou
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
20 terms
Reading Literature
Description
Narration
Dialogue
Dialect
An author can tell how characters look and dress, and what th…
The telling of the story through a speaker.
Conversation between two or more people.
A distinctive speech pattern used to portray a character's cu…
Description
An author can tell how characters look and dress, and what th…
Narration
The telling of the story through a speaker.
48 terms
Fiction/Reading Literature
Protagonist
Antagonist
Author
Speaker
A protagonist is the central character or leading figure in p…
In literature, an antagonist is a character or a group of cha…
a person who writes a novel, poem, essay, etc.; the composer…
voice in a poem; the person or thing that is speaking
Protagonist
A protagonist is the central character or leading figure in p…
Antagonist
In literature, an antagonist is a character or a group of cha…
18 terms
Reading Literature
Plot
sequence
conflict
internal and external
Sequence of events in a literary work
the order in which things happen or should happen
A struggle between two opposing forces
the two major types of conflict
Plot
Sequence of events in a literary work
sequence
the order in which things happen or should happen
44 terms
Common Core Reading Literature
actor
allusion
analogies
analysis (analyze)
person playing a part in a play, movie, television show, etc.
an indirect reference to something else
a comparison between two things that are similar in some way…
a method of idea development in which the reader, speaker, or…
actor
person playing a part in a play, movie, television show, etc.
allusion
an indirect reference to something else
18 terms
Reading literature
plot
seqequence
conflict
internal and external
series of related actions or events in a literary work
arrangement of events in a literary
struggle between opposing forces
two major types of conflict
plot
series of related actions or events in a literary work
seqequence
arrangement of events in a literary
18 terms
reading literature
plot
sequence
conflict
internal and external
the series of related actions or events in literary work
the arrangement of events in a literary work
struggle between opposing forces; any problem that must be sl…
the two major types of conflict
plot
the series of related actions or events in literary work
sequence
the arrangement of events in a literary work
32 terms
Reading Literature
Cite
Textual evidence
Analysis
Explicit
To quote
Words from text that show, prove, or give reasons for making…
The study of a literary work, separating it into parts in ord…
Fully and clearly expressed or defined
Cite
To quote
Textual evidence
Words from text that show, prove, or give reasons for making…
Reading Literature
Theme
Allegory
Symbolism
Rhetoric
A central message or insight into life revealed by a literary…
A story or tale with two or more levels of meaning- a literal…
A literary movement during the 19th century (1800s) that infl…
The act of observing, in any case, the available means of per…
Theme
A central message or insight into life revealed by a literary…
Allegory
A story or tale with two or more levels of meaning- a literal…
6 terms
Reading Literature
Dynamic Characters
Static Characters
First Person
Third Person
one that does not undergo important change in the course of t…
is one that does undergo an important change in the course of…
someone telling you his or her story
a narrator tells the story
Dynamic Characters
one that does not undergo important change in the course of t…
Static Characters
is one that does undergo an important change in the course of…
27 terms
reading literature
plot
exposition
narrative hook
rising actions
all of the events that occur in the story
the beginning of the story where the characters and setting a…
when the conflict is introduced
the actions that come after the exposition. It builds up to t…
plot
all of the events that occur in the story
exposition
the beginning of the story where the characters and setting a…
36 terms
Reading & Literature
Novel
To share something
Themes
Universal
Roman
Etwas gemeinsam haben
Themen
allgemein
Novel
Roman
To share something
Etwas gemeinsam haben
50 terms
Reading Literature
Plot
Exposition
Rising action
Climax
A series of related events to make up a story; the basic stru…
Includes the setting, character, and the conflict
Mini conflicts that become more intense and complications bui…
Turning point of the story; emotional High Point for the char…
Plot
A series of related events to make up a story; the basic stru…
Exposition
Includes the setting, character, and the conflict
48 terms
Reading- Literature
Meter
Iambic Pentameter
Trochee
Anapestic
#of beats per-verse (stressed and unstressed)... 1- Monometer... 2-…
Iamb = Unstressed followed by stressed... Pentameter= 5 sets of…
Stressed followed by unstressed
Unstressed, unstressed, stressed
Meter
#of beats per-verse (stressed and unstressed)... 1- Monometer... 2-…
Iambic Pentameter
Iamb = Unstressed followed by stressed... Pentameter= 5 sets of…
29 terms
literature and reading
to comment upon a text
a narrative
an epic
a detective story
commenter un texte
un récit
une épopée
un roman policier
to comment upon a text
commenter un texte
a narrative
un récit
67 terms
Reading Literature
Plot
Sequence
Conflict
Internal and External
the series of related actions or events in a literary work
the arrangement of events in a literary work
struggle between opposing forces; any problem that must be so…
the two major types of conflict
Plot
the series of related actions or events in a literary work
Sequence
the arrangement of events in a literary work
25 terms
Reading Literature
Central(main) idea for theme
Point of View
1st person
2nd person
is important information that tells more about the overall id…
1st person, 2nd person, 3rd person
I, me, we
You, yours, yourself
Central(main) idea for theme
is important information that tells more about the overall id…
Point of View
1st person, 2nd person, 3rd person
Reading Literature
Description
Narration
Dialogue
Dialect
An author can tell how characters look and dress, and what th…
Is the telling of the story through a speaker. The speaker wi…
Conversation between two or more people
Distinctive speech pattern used to portray a character's cult…
Description
An author can tell how characters look and dress, and what th…
Narration
Is the telling of the story through a speaker. The speaker wi…
18 terms
Reading for Literature
1st Person
2nd Person
3rd Person
Subjective
when the narrator is telling the story from his/her point of…
narrator tells the story to another character using "you"
When the narrator is telling the story about one character th…
Existing in the mind or relating to one's own thoughts, opini…
1st Person
when the narrator is telling the story from his/her point of…
2nd Person
narrator tells the story to another character using "you"
11 terms
Literature Readings
Popular Mechanics - Raymond Carver - (…
A & P - John Updike - (1932-2009)
A Rose For Emily- William Faulkner- (1…
Soldiers Home - Hemingway - (1899-1961)
A woman and a man get into a fight about who gets to keep the…
A young boy works at a grocery store in a little religious to…
This story has a woman Miss Emily, who kills a man named Home…
This story takes place during a war, and the author is very a…
Popular Mechanics - Raymond Carver - (…
A woman and a man get into a fight about who gets to keep the…
A & P - John Updike - (1932-2009)
A young boy works at a grocery store in a little religious to…
18 terms
Reading Literature
langauge arts
bilingual children
emergent literacy
print rich environment
activities that teach children to listen, speak, read and write
children who speak and write and understand 2 languages
children's literacy skills that develop over time
early childhood care givers who encourage language skills
langauge arts
activities that teach children to listen, speak, read and write
bilingual children
children who speak and write and understand 2 languages
69 terms
Literature and reading
Classicisme
romantisme
Réalisme
naturalisme
classicism
romanticism
realism
naturalism
Classicisme
classicism
romantisme
romanticism
20 terms
Reading Literature
Point of view
First person
Third person
Inference
attitude, opinion or judgement of the writer
writing that uses I, we
writing that uses he, she, they
a conclusion you reach based on what you read
Point of view
attitude, opinion or judgement of the writer
First person
writing that uses I, we
14 terms
Reading for Literature
Central (Main) idea or theme
point of view
1,2,3 person
3 person omniscient
the most important or central thought of a paragraph or large…
the position of the narrator in relation to the story, as ind…
point of views
A rare form of first person is the first person omniscient, i…
Central (Main) idea or theme
the most important or central thought of a paragraph or large…
point of view
the position of the narrator in relation to the story, as ind…
6 terms
CC Reading: Literature
character
compare and contrast
dialogue
drama
a person or actor in a story, play, novel or film
describe the similarities and differences between two or more…
conversation between two or more characters
a written play performed by actors on stage, radio or televis…
character
a person or actor in a story, play, novel or film
compare and contrast
describe the similarities and differences between two or more…
18 terms
Reading for Literature
central (main) idea or theme.
point of view
1st, 2nd, 3rd person
3rd person omniscient
he most important or central thought of a paragraph or larger…
the position of the narrator in relation to the story, as ind…
points of view
is a point of view where the narrator knows all the thoughts,…
central (main) idea or theme.
he most important or central thought of a paragraph or larger…
point of view
the position of the narrator in relation to the story, as ind…
10 terms
Reading Literature Vocab #1
Plot
Protagonist
Antagonist
Conflict
the events that happen in a story
the main character in a story
the character who works against the protagonist
the main problem the protagonist faces
Plot
the events that happen in a story
Protagonist
the main character in a story
12 terms
Literature reading vocab
antiquarian
catechism
decrepit
magnanimous
pertaining to or dealing with antiquities or old, rare books.…
a book summarizing Catholic religious beliefs. "I attend cate…
destroyed, broken down. " That old shack is super decrepit."
generous. " when I visit my grandma in Texas, she is so magna…
antiquarian
pertaining to or dealing with antiquities or old, rare books.…
catechism
a book summarizing Catholic religious beliefs. "I attend cate…
68 terms
Reading-Literature
vast wealth
establishment
outstanding
idealistic tendency
enormous richness
organization
remarkable
characteristic type of behaviour
vast wealth
enormous richness
establishment
organization
10 terms
Reading/Literature
Annotate
Characteristic
Derive
Irony
Include notes
Feature
To come from a certain source
A literary device
Annotate
Include notes
Characteristic
Feature
10 terms
Reading Literature 1
allegory
drama
myth
poetry
a metaphorical narrative in which fictional characters and ev…
a literary genre designed for performance in the theater
a narrative of ancient origin
literature that can be in metrical form and expresses an idea…
allegory
a metaphorical narrative in which fictional characters and ev…
drama
a literary genre designed for performance in the theater
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