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Non Fiction Terms
Functional Text
Literary Nonfiction
Non- Fiction
Purpose
Preform Documents That Help Readers Preform Everyday Tasks
Features Some of The Same Literary Elements and Techniques as…
Information that is true or thought to be true
Usually these are to inform, describe, or pursuade
Functional Text
Preform Documents That Help Readers Preform Everyday Tasks
Literary Nonfiction
Features Some of The Same Literary Elements and Techniques as…
19 terms
non fiction terms
Subject, Occasion, Audience, Purpose,…
Allusion
Anecdote
Audience
SOAPSTone
reference to earlier literature, history or Bible -- adds dep…
brief narrative instances used to illustrate
Intended readers
Subject, Occasion, Audience, Purpose,…
SOAPSTone
Allusion
reference to earlier literature, history or Bible -- adds dep…
25 terms
non fiction terms
nonfiction
biography
autobiography
memoir
Prose writing that is about people places or events- real eve…
story of a persons life- written by someone else
story of a persons life written by them self
Autobiographical writing that explores a specific era in a pe…
nonfiction
Prose writing that is about people places or events- real eve…
biography
story of a persons life- written by someone else
16 terms
Non fiction terms
Logos
Ethos
Pathos
Opinion
Appeals to reason. Logos can also be thought of as the text o…
Appeals to writers character. Ethos can also be thought of as…
Appeals to the empthon sand the sympatheic imagination, as we…
A statemnt that expresses a persons belief or attitide
Logos
Appeals to reason. Logos can also be thought of as the text o…
Ethos
Appeals to writers character. Ethos can also be thought of as…
16 terms
non fiction terms
theme
tone
Diction ... ... connotation ... denotation
mood
main idea or lesson learned from text
the author attitude towards a subject in a text
the author word choice ... a feeling ... dictionary definition
feeling created in the reader
theme
main idea or lesson learned from text
tone
the author attitude towards a subject in a text
28 terms
Non fiction terms
Nonfiction
Autobiography
Sketch
Essay
Prose writing that is about people, places, and events.
A story of a person's life that is written by that person.
A description that focuses briefly on a particular person, pl…
Writing that offers an opinion on a single subject.
Nonfiction
Prose writing that is about people, places, and events.
Autobiography
A story of a person's life that is written by that person.
29 terms
Non fiction vocabulary terms
Non fiction
Essay
Autobiography
Narrator/Speaker/Character
any type of factual writing
a short work of non fiction that deals with a single subject
a form of nonfiction in which a person tells the story of his…
a speaker or character who tells a story
Non fiction
any type of factual writing
Essay
a short work of non fiction that deals with a single subject
Non - Fiction Terms
theme
tone
diction
connotation
main idea or lesson learned from text
The authors attitude towards a subject
The authors choice of words
Feelings
theme
main idea or lesson learned from text
tone
The authors attitude towards a subject
5 terms
non fiction terms
main idea
supporting details
opinion
fact
the m ost important idea about the passages
details that make the story
states a belief feeling or value
can be proven or verified
main idea
the m ost important idea about the passages
supporting details
details that make the story
10 terms
Non fiction unit terms
Expository non-fiction
Narrative nonfiction
Persuasive
Expository
A fictional and informative writing
Tells a true story
Presents information to support or prove a point
Presents facts,gives directions, defines terms, and so on
Expository non-fiction
A fictional and informative writing
Narrative nonfiction
Tells a true story
14 terms
non fiction terms
critical thinking
point of view
opinion
fact
exact and careful judgement of a situation
ones way of viewing things
a belief held with confidence, a judgement of a person or thing
something real, demonstrable existence
critical thinking
exact and careful judgement of a situation
point of view
ones way of viewing things
Non-Fiction terms
Functional texts
Literary non fiction
purposes
structure
Practical documents that help readers perform everyday tasks
features some same elements and techniques as fiction
goals
arrangement of parts
Functional texts
Practical documents that help readers perform everyday tasks
Literary non fiction
features some same elements and techniques as fiction
Non-Fiction Terms
non-fiction
narrative non-fiction
functional Texts
literary non-fiction
writing about people, ideas, and events
somewhat like personal narrative
pratical documents that help readers perform everyday tasks
features some of the same literary elements and techniques as…
non-fiction
writing about people, ideas, and events
narrative non-fiction
somewhat like personal narrative
12 terms
non fiction terms
Article
Speech
Essay
Narrative Essay
Provides info. about a topic, person, or event
Written to be read aloud- presents a topic and may persuade,…
Writing the examines and discuses a focused topic, often incl…
Tells a story of actual events or an individuals life experie…
Article
Provides info. about a topic, person, or event
Speech
Written to be read aloud- presents a topic and may persuade,…
Non fiction terms
Narrative non-fiction
Persuasive
Expository
Descriptive
Tells a true story
Presents infomation to support or prove a point
Peresents facts gives directions, defines terms, and so on
Presents a single clear picture of a person place thing or idea
Narrative non-fiction
Tells a true story
Persuasive
Presents infomation to support or prove a point
31 terms
Non-Fiction Terms
Functional texts
literary nonfiction
purposes
structure
practical documents that help readers perform everyday tasks.
features some of the same literary elements and techniques
goals
arrangements of parts
Functional texts
practical documents that help readers perform everyday tasks.
literary nonfiction
features some of the same literary elements and techniques
31 terms
Non-fiction terms
functional texts
literary nonfiction
non-fiction
purpose
particular documents that help readers preform everyday tasks
features some of the same literary elements and techniques as…
information that is true
goals in mind
functional texts
particular documents that help readers preform everyday tasks
literary nonfiction
features some of the same literary elements and techniques as…
32 terms
Non-Fiction Terms
Nonfiction
Fiction
Autobiography
Biography
:prose writing that deals with real people, things, events, a…
:writing that deals with imaginary people, places, and events…
:an account of the writer's own life written from the author'…
:an account of a person's life written or told by another per…
Nonfiction
:prose writing that deals with real people, things, events, a…
Fiction
:writing that deals with imaginary people, places, and events…
16 terms
non fiction terms
theme
tone
diction... contonation... denotation
mood
main idea or lesson learned formed
the authors attitude towards a subject in a text
the authors word choice ... feelings... dictionary definition
feeling created int the reader
theme
main idea or lesson learned formed
tone
the authors attitude towards a subject in a text
47 terms
Non Fiction Terms
Authors purpose
Audience
Title
Topic
The authors purpose is to inform, to persuade or to entertain…
A group of listeners or spectators
An identifying name given to a book, play, flim, musical comp…
The subject of a speech, essay, thesis, or discourse
Authors purpose
The authors purpose is to inform, to persuade or to entertain…
Audience
A group of listeners or spectators
44 terms
Non Fiction Terms
Allusion
Analogy
Anecdote
Argument
A reference to another literary, artistic, historical, or mus…
A comparison of something unfamiliar with something that is b…
A brief story told to make a point or to entertain
Writing that attempts to prove a point through reasoning. Pre…
Allusion
A reference to another literary, artistic, historical, or mus…
Analogy
A comparison of something unfamiliar with something that is b…
NON FICTION TERMS
authors purpose
types of authors purpose
authors claim
authors central claim
the reason the author wrote the piece
to persuade to inform to describe to entertain to express opi…
the authors argument
the overall argument of the selection the authors main argume…
authors purpose
the reason the author wrote the piece
types of authors purpose
to persuade to inform to describe to entertain to express opi…
non fiction terms
article
speech
essay
narrative essay
info about topic ,person , or event.
written to be read aloud presents a topic
writing that exmaines and discusses
tells a story of actual events or an
article
info about topic ,person , or event.
speech
written to be read aloud presents a topic
Non fiction terms
Allusion
Anecdote
Audience
Biography
reference to earlier literature, history or Bible -- adds dep…
brief narrative instances used to illustrate
Intended readers
Attempt to convey a life story in a non-fictional work
Allusion
reference to earlier literature, history or Bible -- adds dep…
Anecdote
brief narrative instances used to illustrate
24 terms
non fiction terms
non- fiction
Functional texts
Literary non-fiction
structures on non-fiction
is writing about people, ideas,and events
pratical documents that help readers preform everyday tasks
features some of the same literary elements and techniques as…
arrangment of parts using patterns of organization
non- fiction
is writing about people, ideas,and events
Functional texts
pratical documents that help readers preform everyday tasks
20 terms
non fiction terms
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
able to use both hands equally well; very skillful (adj.)
to make larger, increase (v.)
deprived of; made unhappy through a loss (adj.)
adulterate
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
ambidextrous
able to use both hands equally well; very skillful (adj.)
32 terms
Non-fiction terms
Define Nonfiction
Biography
Autobiography
Essay
Non fiction is were story's are real.
Account of a persons life written by an outside source.
Account of a persons life written by that person.
A short piece of writing that examines a topic of interest- t…
Define Nonfiction
Non fiction is were story's are real.
Biography
Account of a persons life written by an outside source.
23 terms
Fiction - Non-Fiction terms and story elements
Nonfiction
Plot
Conflict
Exposition
Is presented directly by the author
The sequence of related events in a story
A struggle between opposing forces
The writer gives background on the characters and the situation
Nonfiction
Is presented directly by the author
Plot
The sequence of related events in a story
32 terms
Non-Fiction terms
Nonfiction
functional texts
Literary Nonfiction
purposes
writing presents information that is true or thought to be true
practical documents that help readers perform everyday tasks
which features some of the same literary elements and techniq…
or goals, in mind. Usually, these inform,describe, or persuade.
Nonfiction
writing presents information that is true or thought to be true
functional texts
practical documents that help readers perform everyday tasks
12 terms
non fiction terms
• Drama
o Exposition
o Rising Action
o Climax
Macbeth
a comprehensive description and explanation of an idea or the…
a series of events build toward the point of greatest interest.
a structural part of a plot and is at times referred to as a…
• Drama
Macbeth
o Exposition
a comprehensive description and explanation of an idea or the…
31 terms
Non-fiction terms
functional texts
literary nonfiction
non-fiction
purpose
particular documents that help readers preform everyday tasks
features some of the same literary elements and techniques as…
information that is true
goals in mind
functional texts
particular documents that help readers preform everyday tasks
literary nonfiction
features some of the same literary elements and techniques as…
36 terms
Non-fiction Terms
Objective
Exaggeration
Evidence
Subjective
not influenced by personal feelings or opinions in considerin…
a statement that represents something as better or worse than…
the available body of facts or information indicating whether…
based on or influenced by personal feelings, tastes, or opini…
Objective
not influenced by personal feelings or opinions in considerin…
Exaggeration
a statement that represents something as better or worse than…
19 terms
Non fiction Terms
Organization
Chronological Organization
Comparison-and-Contrast organization
Cause-and-Effect organization
the way a writer chooses to arrange/present information in a…
presents details in time order (first to last or vise versa)
shows way that 2 or more subjects are similar/different
shows the relationship among events
Organization
the way a writer chooses to arrange/present information in a…
Chronological Organization
presents details in time order (first to last or vise versa)
12 terms
Non fiction terms
Autobiograll
Analyze
Argumentative's\persuasive
Biography
History of someone's life written or told by that person
To carefully examine inspect and consider A text in order to…
Essays allows writer to express opinion on a topic and suppor…
A writing about someone's life which is written by someone el…
Autobiograll
History of someone's life written or told by that person
Analyze
To carefully examine inspect and consider A text in order to…
Non Fiction Terms
Audience
Imagery
Metaphor
Purpose
All of the people reached by a work of literature.
Language that appeals to the senses: sight, hearing, touch, t…
a figure of speech that makes comparison between two unlike t…
The result of effect the writer intends to achieve.
Audience
All of the people reached by a work of literature.
Imagery
Language that appeals to the senses: sight, hearing, touch, t…
Non-fiction terms
Nonfiction
Essay
Memoir
Anecdote
Writing anout real places, people, amd events; factual, usual…
Short piece of informative non fiction from one subject; expo…
A writer uses first person POV to relate events in his or her…
A brief account of an interesting or amusing event often used…
Nonfiction
Writing anout real places, people, amd events; factual, usual…
Essay
Short piece of informative non fiction from one subject; expo…
non fiction terms
persuasive essay
expository
narrative
biography
intends to convince the reader of a stated opinion or belief
writing that is used to explain describe giving information o…
writing that tells a story or part of a story
The story of one person's life written by someone else who kn…
persuasive essay
intends to convince the reader of a stated opinion or belief
expository
writing that is used to explain describe giving information o…
non fiction terms
anecdote
autobiography
bias
biography
short account of an interesting or ammusing biographical inci…
story of a person life told by that person
judgement about something or a mental learning in one direction
story of a persons life told by another person
anecdote
short account of an interesting or ammusing biographical inci…
autobiography
story of a person life told by that person
Non fiction terms
Persuasive Essay
Expository Essay
Biography
Autobiography
Intends to convince the reader of a stated opinion or belief.
Writing that is used to explain, describe, give information o…
The story of one person's life written by someone else who kn…
One person's personal life story, written by that person
Persuasive Essay
Intends to convince the reader of a stated opinion or belief.
Expository Essay
Writing that is used to explain, describe, give information o…
19 terms
non- fiction terms
theme
tone
diction
connotation
main Idea
the authors attitude toward the subject.
the author's word choice
feelings
theme
main Idea
tone
the authors attitude toward the subject.
Non fiction terms
Nonfiction
Fition
Autobiography
Biography
Prose writing that deals with real people, things, events, an…
Writing that details with imaginary people, places, and event…
An account of the writers own life written from the authors p…
An account of a persons life written or told by another person
Nonfiction
Prose writing that deals with real people, things, events, an…
Fition
Writing that details with imaginary people, places, and event…
23 terms
Non-Fiction Terms
Non fiction is based on ____
Truth and Fact.. are or are not the sa…
Diction
Every good writer has a ___ when he/sh…
facts and can be verified
are not
the particular words an author chooses to use
purpose
Non fiction is based on ____
facts and can be verified
Truth and Fact.. are or are not the sa…
are not
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.
10 terms
Non Fiction Terms
Enticing
Casual
Anxious
Broadly
Stunning
Normal Looking
Cannot Wait
Big
Enticing
Stunning
Casual
Normal Looking
Non fiction terms
Central idea
Index
Objective
Plot
The key concept or message being expressed
A detailed alphabetical listing of names, places, and topics…
To be based on facts, rather than feelings or opinions
The sequence of events in a story
Central idea
The key concept or message being expressed
Index
A detailed alphabetical listing of names, places, and topics…
19 terms
non fiction terms
theme
tone
diction
connotation
Central idea of a work of literature
A writer's attitude toward his or her subject matter revealed…
A writer's or speaker's choice of words
An image or idea associated with a word
theme
Central idea of a work of literature
tone
A writer's attitude toward his or her subject matter revealed…
13 terms
Non - Fiction Terms
Article
Autobiography
Memorized Speech
Impromptu Speech
an informational piece of writing about a particular topic, i…
the story of a person's life written by that person
a speech that has been written out and memorized word for word
a speech given without advance preparation
Article
an informational piece of writing about a particular topic, i…
Autobiography
the story of a person's life written by that person
Non Fiction Terms
nonfiction
nonfiction writing conveys
nonfiction presents
biography
Prose writing that is about people, places, and events
real, not made up or fictional information
facts and claims that can be proven with outside sources some…
story of a persons life written by another person
nonfiction
Prose writing that is about people, places, and events
nonfiction writing conveys
real, not made up or fictional information
37 terms
Non-fiction Terms
anecdote
characterization
connotation
denotation
a brief story, usually humorous or instructional
process by which an author reveals characters
the feeling associated with a word
dictionary definition of a word
anecdote
a brief story, usually humorous or instructional
characterization
process by which an author reveals characters
Non-fiction terms
Non-fiction
Fiction
Autobiography
Biography
Prose writing that deals with real people, things, events, an…
Writing that deals with imaginary people, places, and events.…
An account of the writers own life written from the authors p…
An account of a persons life written or told by another person.
Non-fiction
Prose writing that deals with real people, things, events, an…
Fiction
Writing that deals with imaginary people, places, and events.…
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