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37 terms
Reading prep
Situational
Literary devices
Metaphor
Onomatopeia
Occurs when what happens is very different from what we expex…
The devices a writer uses to develop style and convey learning
A comparusion of two unlike things not using like or as
Sound words; words that imitate a sound
Situational
Occurs when what happens is very different from what we expex…
Literary devices
The devices a writer uses to develop style and convey learning
8 terms
Reading Prep
Sardonic
Pith
Audacious
Bastion
(adj.) characterized by bitter or scornful mocking. sarcastic
(n) The most essential or vital part of some idea or experien…
(adj.) Extremely bold or daring, courageous
(n) anything seen as preserving or protecting, fortified plac…
Sardonic
(adj.) characterized by bitter or scornful mocking. sarcastic
Pith
(n) The most essential or vital part of some idea or experien…
22 terms
Chapter 2 - Reading prep.
sembler
ce, cet, cette
facile
difficile
to seem
this
easy
difficult
sembler
to seem
ce, cet, cette
this
13 terms
EOG Reading test prep
analogy
relationship
antonym
synonym
compares 2 things
connection
opposite
same
analogy
compares 2 things
relationship
connection
13 terms
Chapter 3 - Reading prep.
un fait
sûr, sûre
aussi
le vérité
a fact
sure, certain
also
truth
un fait
a fact
sûr, sûre
sure, certain
Foundations of Reading MTEL Prep
Schema
Phonological Awareness
Reading Comprehension
Retelling
-prior knowledge and world experience/background knowledge... -r…
-spoken language... -logical hearing of all language... identify so…
-process of constructing meaning ... **comprehension depends on…
-telling a lot of details in the correct sequence
Schema
-prior knowledge and world experience/background knowledge... -r…
Phonological Awareness
-spoken language... -logical hearing of all language... identify so…
29 terms
EOY Reading SOL Prep
tone
suffix
infer
conflict
The attitude of a writer toward a subject or an audience. It…
An affix added to the end of a stem/root... For example, the suf…
To make an educated guess
A struggle between opposing forces
tone
The attitude of a writer toward a subject or an audience. It…
suffix
An affix added to the end of a stem/root... For example, the suf…
90 terms
Foundations of Reading MTEL Prep
Schema
Phonological Awareness
Reading Comprehension
Retelling
-prior knowledge and world experience/background knowledge... -r…
-spoken language... -logical hearing of all language... identify so…
-process of constructing meaning ... **comprehension depends on…
-telling a lot of details in the correct sequence
Schema
-prior knowledge and world experience/background knowledge... -r…
Phonological Awareness
-spoken language... -logical hearing of all language... identify so…
95 terms
7th Grade STAAR Reading prep
setting
conflict
main idea
theme
where and when the story takes place
the problem in the story
what a piece of writing is mainly about
The central idea or message of a work, the insight it offers…
setting
where and when the story takes place
conflict
the problem in the story
38 terms
MCA Reading Prep
alliteration
imagery
onomatopoeia
literary devices
the occurrence of the same letter or word at the beginning of…
visually descriptive or figurative language
the sound of what or who you are describing
any element or the elements a writer intentionally uses in th…
alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or word at the beginning of…
imagery
visually descriptive or figurative language
ACT Prep: Reading Section
How to read and answer questions
Question Stems
Line reference Questions
Parts of Main Idea
-Refer back to the passage ... -Predict an answer ... -Use the proc…
Prompts that appear before 4 choices
Identify Key words:... Examples:... -names of characters/historica…
Topic: What is it about? ... Scope: What about that?... -usually co…
How to read and answer questions
-Refer back to the passage ... -Predict an answer ... -Use the proc…
Question Stems
Prompts that appear before 4 choices
ACT Prep: Reading Section
How to read and answer questions
Question Stems
Line reference Questions
Parts of Main Idea
-Refer back to the passage ... -Predict an answer ... -Use the proc…
Prompts that appear before 4 choices
Identify Key words:... Examples:... -names of characters/historica…
Topic: What is it about? ... Scope: What about that?... -usually co…
How to read and answer questions
-Refer back to the passage ... -Predict an answer ... -Use the proc…
Question Stems
Prompts that appear before 4 choices
90 terms
Foundations of Reading MTEL Prep
Schema
Phonological Awareness
Reading Comprehension
Retelling
-prior knowledge and world experience/background knowledge... -r…
-spoken language... -logical hearing of all language... identify so…
-process of constructing meaning ... **comprehension depends on…
-telling a lot of details in the correct sequence
Schema
-prior knowledge and world experience/background knowledge... -r…
Phonological Awareness
-spoken language... -logical hearing of all language... identify so…
14 terms
reading unit 9 prep
bulk
capacity
code
comprise
large size or mass
Ability to contain, absorb, receive, and hold
Computers. the symbolic arrangement of statements or instruct…
to form or constitute:... Seminars and lectures comprised the da…
bulk
large size or mass
capacity
Ability to contain, absorb, receive, and hold
Vocab reading prep
Curt
demoralize
dilemma
inclination
rudely brief
to discourage
a hard choice
a preference
Curt
rudely brief
demoralize
to discourage
Reading prep Vocab
Scope
Photo
Meter
Therm
Target or see
Light
To measure
Heat
Scope
Target or see
Photo
Light
23 terms
Reading Test Prep
Lark
Monotony
Assurance
Sinister
and adventure
lack variety
guarentee
evil, harm, trouble
Lark
and adventure
Monotony
lack variety
36 terms
Foundations of Reading MTEL Prep
Schema
Phonological Awareness
Comprehension
Retelling
-prior knowledge and world experience/background knowledge... -r…
-spoken language... -logical hearing of all language... identify so…
-process of constructing meaning ... **comprehension depends on…
-telling a lot of details in the correct sequence
Schema
-prior knowledge and world experience/background knowledge... -r…
Phonological Awareness
-spoken language... -logical hearing of all language... identify so…
98 terms
MCA III Reading Prep
analyze
author's position/message/perspective
author's purpose
cause/effect
to look at something closely and carefully
reveals the way an author thinks about a subject
the reason the author has for writing ( Inform, persuade, exp…
the reason something happens and the result of it happening
analyze
to look at something closely and carefully
author's position/message/perspective
reveals the way an author thinks about a subject
Reading & Writing - Test Prep
encyclopedia
concentrate
launch
phrase
a book with many articles
pay close attention
to start
two or more words; units of thought
encyclopedia
a book with many articles
concentrate
pay close attention
ACT Prep - Reading Terms
synonym
antonym
cause
effect
a word having the same or nearly the same meaning
a word that is opposite in meaning to another word
any action that makes something happen
what happens BECAUSE of an action
synonym
a word having the same or nearly the same meaning
antonym
a word that is opposite in meaning to another word
49 terms
MCA Reading Prep
Mastery Test 9
feat(noun) - "South Pole explorer Erne…
rationing(verb-gerund) - "Throughout t…
to retrieve(verb) - "He organized a re…
...
An act or achievement that shows skill, strength, or bravery
To control the amount of something that people are allowed to…
To locate and bring in, to get and bring something back from…
Mastery Test 9
...
feat(noun) - "South Pole explorer Erne…
An act or achievement that shows skill, strength, or bravery
30 terms
Act Reading Prep
Trans
Transplant
Transcontinental
Ambi
Across, through, beyond; Into another condition or place.
To transfer from one place to another; relocate.
Spanning or crossing a continent.
Both; around.
Trans
Across, through, beyond; Into another condition or place.
Transplant
To transfer from one place to another; relocate.
TSI Reading Prep
Tools you can use to find the topic
Topic
Main Idea
Topic Length
-Identify the title or headings in the writing... -Find words in…
What we are reading about
The main topic that a writer chooses to explore in the paragr…
Two or three words
Tools you can use to find the topic
-Identify the title or headings in the writing... -Find words in…
Topic
What we are reading about
13 terms
Reading Test Prep.
Protagonist
Antagonist
Mood
Infer
The main character
Person who actively opposes the protagonist
Gives readers certain feelings or vibes through words and des…
To form an opinion based on known facts
Protagonist
The main character
Antagonist
Person who actively opposes the protagonist
20 terms
reading prep vocab # 1
re
un
non
sub
To do again. Redo Repo
Not. Unreliable Undo
Not. Non profitable Non fiction
Under is below. Subway Submarine
re
To do again. Redo Repo
un
Not. Unreliable Undo
92 terms
Foundations of Reading MTEL Prep
Schema
Phonological Awareness
Reading Comprehension
Retelling
-Prior knowledge and world experience/background knowledge... -R…
-Spoken language... -Logical hearing of all language, identify s…
-Process of constructing meaning ... **comprehension depends on…
-Telling a lot of details in the correct sequence
Schema
-Prior knowledge and world experience/background knowledge... -R…
Phonological Awareness
-Spoken language... -Logical hearing of all language, identify s…
21 terms
Reading Test Prep
Context Clues
Connotative Meaning of a Word
Decorative Meaning of a Word
Theme
Hints or Clues as to the meaning of an unfamiliar word.
The meaning of the word as it is used in the sentence.
The dictionary definition of a word.
The general idea or insight about life that a work of literat…
Context Clues
Hints or Clues as to the meaning of an unfamiliar word.
Connotative Meaning of a Word
The meaning of the word as it is used in the sentence.
8 terms
GED reading prep
Main Idea
Supporting Details
Infer
Non-Fiction
The main, or primary, point the author is trying to make.
Pieces of information that supports, or backs up, the main id…
Make an educated guess about the meaning of a passage based o…
Genre of writing that is true.
Main Idea
The main, or primary, point the author is trying to make.
Supporting Details
Pieces of information that supports, or backs up, the main id…
sat reading prep
lethargic
ogle
postulate
robust
lazy
stare at in obvious manner
propose
healthy tough
lethargic
lazy
ogle
stare at in obvious manner
Uni prep reading 3
species
abstract
welfare
holistic
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
Not concrete
The health, prosperity, and happiness of the members of a com…
concerning the whole rather than the parts
species
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
abstract
Not concrete
Reading EOG Prep - Fiction
Explicit
Implicit
Inference
Theme
stated fully, clearly, and in detail
implied, the reader has to make an inference
an educated guess based on evidence
the moral or lesson an author wants readers to learn
Explicit
stated fully, clearly, and in detail
Implicit
implied, the reader has to make an inference
25 terms
chapter 1 prep reading
adapt
figure out
extensively
core
changing to fit new conditions
find the answer using clues and logic
ADJ in a wide or broad way, on a large scale or across a larg…
most important to someone
adapt
changing to fit new conditions
figure out
find the answer using clues and logic
20 terms
Reading vocab prep
paltry
stagnation
crass
allay
adj- small or meager amount ... s: worthless,measly... a: substanti…
n-lack of progress... s: inactivity,sluggishness... a:movement,prog…
adj-having or showing no understanding of what is proper or a…
v-make something less severe/strong ... s:alleviate... a:stimulate
paltry
adj- small or meager amount ... s: worthless,measly... a: substanti…
stagnation
n-lack of progress... s: inactivity,sluggishness... a:movement,prog…
32 terms
Reading Comprehension Exam Prep
Setting
Atmosphere
Conflict
Tone
the time, place and period in which the action takes place.
refers to the feeling, emotion, or mood a writer conveys to a…
Five main types:... - Person vs. person... -Person vs. society... -Per…
is an attitude of a writer toward a subject or an audience. T…
Setting
the time, place and period in which the action takes place.
Atmosphere
refers to the feeling, emotion, or mood a writer conveys to a…
14 terms
summative reading vocab prep
déjà
faire part
délire
le grenier
already
tell about
excitement
attic
déjà
already
faire part
tell about
Vocab - Reading Prep
Benevolent
Contenance
Ardour
illuminated
Well meaning and kindly... A benevolent smile.
A persons face or facial expression... His countenance was mad.
Enthusiasm or passion for something... He had great ardour for t…
Gain and understand what is given to you... I was illuminated to…
Benevolent
Well meaning and kindly... A benevolent smile.
Contenance
A persons face or facial expression... His countenance was mad.
14 terms
reading unit 9 prep
bulk
capacity
code
comprise
large size or mass
Ability to contain, absorb, receive, and hold
Computers. the symbolic arrangement of statements or instruct…
to form or constitute:... Seminars and lectures comprised the da…
bulk
large size or mass
capacity
Ability to contain, absorb, receive, and hold
35 terms
TEAS V reading prep
Compared to most of our country's othe…
Compared to most of our country's othe…
Compared to most of our country's othe…
expository writing is defined as ... (A)…
A
B
C
...
Compared to most of our country's othe…
A
Compared to most of our country's othe…
B
Reading Prep Vocab
essential
rigorous
development
sustain
Absolutely necessary; extremely important
Extremely thorough, exhaustive, or accurate
The process of starting to experience or suffer from an ailme…
Strengthen or support physically or mentally
essential
Absolutely necessary; extremely important
rigorous
Extremely thorough, exhaustive, or accurate
15 terms
Chapter 5 - Reading prep. 1
aller en ville
heureusement
vers
la fin
to go to town
fortunately
toward
end
aller en ville
to go to town
heureusement
fortunately
16 terms
Chapter 8 - Reading prep. 2
une prairie
ensuite
s'habiller
quitter
a meadow
next
to get dressed
to leave
une prairie
a meadow
ensuite
next
14 terms
Chapter 7 - Reading prep. 2
un procédé
empêcher
partir
souvent
a procedure
to prevent
to leave /to start from
often
un procédé
a procedure
empêcher
to prevent
18 terms
Chapter 8 - Reading prep. 3
tout à fait
s'incliner
cacher
bas, base
completely
to bow / to yield
to hide
low
tout à fait
completely
s'incliner
to bow / to yield
13 terms
Chapter 8 - Reading prep. 5
plutôt ... que
puisque
lire
à haute voix
rather ... than
because
to read
aloud
plutôt ... que
rather ... than
puisque
because
18 terms
Chapter 4 - Reading prep. 1
la lumière
agir
la puissance
l'eau (fem.)
light
to act
power
water
la lumière
light
agir
to act
28 terms
Chapter 4 - Reading prep. 2
ci-dessus
montrer
éclairer
exposer
above
to show
to enlighten, to cast light
to exhibit, to set forth
ci-dessus
above
montrer
to show
17 terms
Chapter 6 - Reading prep. 1
poli, polie
chanter
l'hiver
la neige
polite
to sing
winter
snow
poli, polie
polite
chanter
to sing
Reading Prep. Vocab
Personification
Simile
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
Giving human qualities to non-human things.
A comparison using "like or as".
A comparison without using "like or as".
Using words or letters to imitate sounds.
Personification
Giving human qualities to non-human things.
Simile
A comparison using "like or as".
16 terms
Chapter 7 - Reading prep. 1
ce genre
pour
par
le sac
this kind
for
by, through
sack, bag
ce genre
this kind
pour
for
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