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English: Reading Comprehension and Applications
Hyperbole
Metaphor
Simile
Personification
exaggeration in a statement in order to make a point
comparing two things to make a point
comparing two things with like or as
giving human characteristics to objects or animals
Hyperbole
exaggeration in a statement in order to make a point
Metaphor
comparing two things to make a point
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English BEC Vocabulary for Reading Comprehension Part two
meet deadlines
update
successful
develop
Termine einhalten
auf den neusten Stand bringen
erfolgreich
entwickeln
meet deadlines
Termine einhalten
update
auf den neusten Stand bringen
39 terms
Reading Comprehension Vocabulary
famished
enamored with
vigilant
ambivalent
çok aç kimse
aşık olmak
uyanık
kararsız, değişken
famished
çok aç kimse
enamored with
aşık olmak
113 terms
English BEC Vocabulary for Reading Comprehension Part two
meet deadlines
update
successful
develop
Termine einhalten
auf den neusten Stand bringen
erfolgreich
entwickeln
meet deadlines
Termine einhalten
update
auf den neusten Stand bringen
19 terms
English Reading Comprehension Words
analogy
conflict
foreshadowing
archetype
point-by-point comparison between alike things
struggle between opposing forces
writer's use of hints or clues to suggest later events
pattern in literature found in a variety of works
analogy
point-by-point comparison between alike things
conflict
struggle between opposing forces
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Reading Comprehension Vocabulary
comfortable (adj.)
attack (v.)
protect (v.)
enemy (n.)
allowing you to feel relaxed and providing you with everythin…
to try to hurt or defeat someone or something by using force.
to keep someone or something safe
a person who hates and tries to destroy someone or something
comfortable (adj.)
allowing you to feel relaxed and providing you with everythin…
attack (v.)
to try to hurt or defeat someone or something by using force.
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Reading Comprehension- Vocabulary #2
Administration
Agriculture
border
century
term a public official spends in office
farming and ranching
a line separating one political unit, like a country, from an…
100 years
Administration
term a public official spends in office
Agriculture
farming and ranching
42 terms
English Final: Reading Comprehension
Xenia
Nostos
Kleos
Zeus
Greek code of hospitality
a homecoming story; ex- a hero returning from war
a glorified story of heroic action, usually through death; ex…
King of gods and men who weighs the fates of everyone; someti…
Xenia
Greek code of hospitality
Nostos
a homecoming story; ex- a hero returning from war
24 terms
English Midterm Reading Comprehension
The insult that Fortunato inflicts on…
When Fortunato offers to judge the win…
Why does Montresor tell his servants t…
If Fortunato had not been under the in…
Is not revealed in the story.
Pretending to be reluctant.
He knows this will make them leave.
Was carrying a trowel.
The insult that Fortunato inflicts on…
Is not revealed in the story.
When Fortunato offers to judge the win…
Pretending to be reluctant.
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ENGLISH Exam (Reading Comprehension)
1558-1642
The Red Lion
Elizabethan Era, The Renaissance, The…
Good Queen Bess, Gloriana, The Virgin…
Many scholars date English Renaissance Theatre from _________…
The first English theatre was ______________.
The time of Queen Elizabeth I's reign over England is known a…
What were Queen Elizabeth's nicknames?
1558-1642
Many scholars date English Renaissance Theatre from _________…
The Red Lion
The first English theatre was ______________.
15 terms
Reading Comprehension /English Adjectives
Who in the family could draw very well?
What did Annie play?
What instrument did Lee play?
What kind of instrument did Annie's fa…
Annie
The Radio
Trumpet
A piano
Who in the family could draw very well?
Annie
What did Annie play?
The Radio
29 terms
Reading Comprehension English Final
Setting
conflict (external, internal)
Mood
Characterization
where story takes place
conflict in a book
what the reader feels
description of character qualities
Setting
where story takes place
conflict (external, internal)
conflict in a book
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Into English 3 Unit 7 Animal Instincts Reading Comprehension Vocabulary
longevity
indeed
frail
synthesised
durability, lasting for a long time
certainly, absolutely
fragile, weak
arranged, gained
longevity
durability, lasting for a long time
indeed
certainly, absolutely
55 terms
Reading Comprehension Vocabulary translations
fiction
nonfiction
describe
main idea
虚构
n. 非小说的散文文学
描述
主要意思
fiction
虚构
nonfiction
n. 非小说的散文文学
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Olympic Reading Comprehension Vocabulary
Athletes
Dashes
Duel
Gymnasts
People who play sports
Short running events
To fight one - on - one
People who leap, flip, and twirl through the air
Athletes
People who play sports
Dashes
Short running events
30 terms
PAT Reading Comprehension Vocabulary
Anecdote
Atmosphere
Conflict
Connotative meaning
Short, personal story
The mood or feeling
Human v. human; human v. him/herself; good v. evil; nature v.…
Definition for a word based on how it's used in the writing
Anecdote
Short, personal story
Atmosphere
The mood or feeling
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English Final: READING COMPREHENSION
"To Kill a Mockingbird" main character…
"The Outsiders" main characters (6)
"The Gift of the Magi" main characters…
"The Necklace" main characters (3)
Atticus, Scout, Jem, Boo Radley, Dill, Tom Robinson
Ponyboy, Dallas, Johnny, Sodapop, Darrel, Two-Bit
Della, Jim, neighbor
Mathilde Loisel, Monsieur Loisel, Madame Forestier
"To Kill a Mockingbird" main character…
Atticus, Scout, Jem, Boo Radley, Dill, Tom Robinson
"The Outsiders" main characters (6)
Ponyboy, Dallas, Johnny, Sodapop, Darrel, Two-Bit
26 terms
Reading Comprehension Vocabulary
main idea
supporting details
prediction
context clues
What the text is mainly/mostly about; general.
A group of sentences that support the main idea; specific.
A good guess about what a reader is about to read or what wil…
Hints/clues that the author gives you to define a new or unus…
main idea
What the text is mainly/mostly about; general.
supporting details
A group of sentences that support the main idea; specific.
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Comprehension Vocabulary (corrective reading)
reside
residence
residential
predict
a verb that means to live
a noun that means a place where someone resides
an adjective that tells where people live
a verb that means to say will happen
reside
a verb that means to live
residence
a noun that means a place where someone resides
17 terms
English Reading comprehension.
Figurative language
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Language used outside its literal meaning
Comparison to two things using "like" or "as"
Comparison to two things not using "like" or "as"
Giving human-like characteristics to an object that is not hu…
Figurative language
Language used outside its literal meaning
Simile
Comparison to two things using "like" or "as"
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English Exam (Reading Comprehension)
1558-1642
The Red Lion
Elizabethan Era, The Renaissance, The…
Good Queen Bess, Gloriana, The Virgin…
Many scholars date English Renaissance Theatre from _________…
The first English theatre was ______________.
The time of Queen Elizabeth I's reign over England is known a…
What were Queen Elizabeth's nicknames?
1558-1642
Many scholars date English Renaissance Theatre from _________…
The Red Lion
The first English theatre was ______________.
15 terms
Reading Comprehension Vocabulary
日记
文章
海报
Letter
Diary
Article/Text
Poster
Letter
日记
Diary
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Reading Comprehension Vocabulary
Competence
Meta-cognition
Conscious
Explicit
Being able , capable, or qualified
The ability to self-monitor, observe and think about one's th…
A state of awareness
Definite; stated in detail, leaving nothing to be guessed at;…
Competence
Being able , capable, or qualified
Meta-cognition
The ability to self-monitor, observe and think about one's th…
50 terms
Reading comprehension vocabulary
sacerdocio
parvulario
lisiado
sencillo
priesthood
pre-school
crippled
simple
sacerdocio
priesthood
parvulario
pre-school
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Reading Comprehension & Vocabulary
expressive vocabulary
idioms
receptive vocabularies
semantic cues
The words you have at your disposal that you can think use; t…
A phrase where the words together have a meaning that is diff…
The words you understand when others use them (written or spo…
Cues that come from the context and the meaning of the text t…
expressive vocabulary
The words you have at your disposal that you can think use; t…
idioms
A phrase where the words together have a meaning that is diff…
15 terms
Reading Comprehension Vocabulary
Abate (verb)
Abnormal (adj.)
Abrupt (adj.)
Accelerate (verb)
To make or become less in amount or intensity
Not normal
Sudden or unexpected
To speed up, or to cause to speed up
Abate (verb)
To make or become less in amount or intensity
Abnormal (adj.)
Not normal
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Reading Comprehension Vocabulary
erected
fossils
uncanny
sandstone
to build up
old dinosaur bones
mysterious
a rock made of sand
erected
to build up
fossils
old dinosaur bones
9 terms
Reading for Comprehension Vocabulary
reinforce
contrast
concrete
comprehension
strengthen or support, especially with additional personnel o…
the state of being strikingly different from something else,…
existing in a material or physical form; real or solid; not a…
the action or capability of understanding something.
reinforce
strengthen or support, especially with additional personnel o…
contrast
the state of being strikingly different from something else,…
20 terms
English midterm reading comprehension
Juvenile
Curfew
Laureate
Spearheaded
Relating to the young
Regulation for a time
A person who has been honor
To lead to attack
Juvenile
Relating to the young
Curfew
Regulation for a time
13 terms
English Reading Comprehension Quiz
The purpose of the first paragraph fro…
Placed in the context of the rest of t…
In lines 30-36, the author presents Mr…
The author's choice of language in lin…
To establish a contrast. The first paragraph helps you to see…
It reflects Mr. Pontellier's belief in his authority over his…
arrogant. His insistent attitude and the way he instructs his…
isolation. The lines emphasize how isolated and alone she is.…
The purpose of the first paragraph fro…
To establish a contrast. The first paragraph helps you to see…
Placed in the context of the rest of t…
It reflects Mr. Pontellier's belief in his authority over his…
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Reading Comprehension Vocabulary
什么
为什么
什么时候
shén me - what
wèi shén me - why
shén me shí hou - when
shéi - who
什么
shén me - what
为什么
wèi shén me - why
18 terms
Reading Comprehension (Timbuktu) Vocabulary
golden (adj.)
pilgrimage (n.)
mosque (n.)
priceless (adj.)
valuable
religious journey
a place of worship in islam
invaluable, beyond valuation
golden (adj.)
valuable
pilgrimage (n.)
religious journey
Direction and Reading Comprehension Vocabulary
paragraph
fragment
author's message
distract
the text in a passage that is broken into parts because they…
an incomplete sentence that is missing either the subject or…
what the author is trying to teach or tell you in the story,…
to draw a person's attention away from something
paragraph
the text in a passage that is broken into parts because they…
fragment
an incomplete sentence that is missing either the subject or…
21 terms
Reading Comprehension vocabulary - Food
souvent
remplacée
sans
la note
often
replaced
without
grade
souvent
often
remplacée
replaced
12 terms
Warner Reading Vocabulary - Comprehension
Main Idea
Supporting ideas/details
Facts
Opinions
The important or key thought or topic of a paragraph or article
The statements that support the topic/them by explaining it ,…
Pieces of information that can be proved
Thoughts, feelings or beliefs about something
Main Idea
The important or key thought or topic of a paragraph or article
Supporting ideas/details
The statements that support the topic/them by explaining it ,…
Vocabulary 1 For Reading Comprehension
Abhor
Bigot
Counterfeit
Enfranchise
Hate
Narrow-minded, Prejudiced Person
Fake, False
Give Voting Rights
Abhor
Hate
Bigot
Narrow-minded, Prejudiced Person
30 terms
PAT Reading Comprehension Vocabulary
Anecdote
Atmosphere
Conflict
Connotative meaning
Short, personal story
The mood or feeling
Human v. human; human v. him/herself; good v. evil; nature v.…
Definition for a word based on how it's used in the writing
Anecdote
Short, personal story
Atmosphere
The mood or feeling
22 terms
Reading Comprehension - Semester Exam Vocabulary
Scorched
Drought
Ignite
Embers
Burned
A time of unusually dry weather and no rain
Light on Fire
Hot, glowing remains of a fire
Scorched
Burned
Drought
A time of unusually dry weather and no rain
15 terms
Vocabulary for the reading comprehension test
Occupation
heir
Unfortunately
faith
yrke
arvinge
tyvärr
tro (gud)
Occupation
yrke
heir
arvinge
34 terms
NES - Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary
Two Major Factors of Reading Comprehen…
Reader Factors
Text Factors
Three Thinking Processes Guides Teache…
- reader factors & text factors
- background knowledge, strategies readers know, vocabular kn…
- text genres, text structures and text features/visual repre…
- literal , inferential and evalluative comprehension
Two Major Factors of Reading Comprehen…
- reader factors & text factors
Reader Factors
- background knowledge, strategies readers know, vocabular kn…
15 terms
Reading Comprehension Vocabulary
日记
文章
海报
letter
diary
article
poster
letter
日记
diary
20 terms
9B Reading Comprehension: Vocabulary Exam 2
to get the scoop
to futz around
to come out with
to pick someone's brain
to get information, often before anybody else does.
to waste time, often through unnecessary activity.
to bring out something new
to get information from someone; to get advice from someone k…
to get the scoop
to get information, often before anybody else does.
to futz around
to waste time, often through unnecessary activity.
15 terms
Reading Comprehension Vocabulary
日记
文章
海报
xìn - letter (correspondence)
rì jì - diary
wén zhāng - article, essay
hǎi bào - poster
xìn - letter (correspondence)
日记
rì jì - diary
39 terms
reading comprehension vocabulary
je vis
très de
ici
chaud
i live
near
here
hot
je vis
i live
très de
near
15 terms
Reading Comprehension Vocabulary
Inferred
Theme
Affect
Conversations
Predict
The Main Point
The Impact
Communication
Inferred
Predict
Theme
The Main Point
15 terms
Reading Comprehension Vocabulary
Inferred
Setting/Plot
Foreshadowing
Theme
To make a well formed guess
where something is set or placed in a story
A warning of what could happen in the future
The message or meaning of the story
Inferred
To make a well formed guess
Setting/Plot
where something is set or placed in a story
57 terms
Reading Comprehension Vocabulary
Three types of conflict
alliteration
analogy
antagonist
Man vs. Man, Man vs. Environment, Man vs. Himself
The occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
A comparison between two things.
The character in a story who actively works against the hero.
Three types of conflict
Man vs. Man, Man vs. Environment, Man vs. Himself
alliteration
The occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
15 terms
Reading comprehension vocabulary
Text
Passage
Summary
Opinion
Written words
Entire story or article to be read
A shortened version of the story that includes main events fr…
Someone's ideas, thoughts,or feelings. It can't be proven tru…
Text
Written words
Passage
Entire story or article to be read
64 terms
Reading Comprehension vocabulary
aesthetic
allusion
ambivalent
anecdote
concerned with beauty or the appreciation of beauty. Synonym:…
reference
equivocal, uncertain
a short story
aesthetic
concerned with beauty or the appreciation of beauty. Synonym:…
allusion
reference
63 terms
READING COMPREHENSION VOCABULARY
aesthetic
allusion
ambivalent
anecdote
concerned with beauty or the appreciation of beauty
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
Having mixed feelings
A brief narrative that focuses on a particular incident or ev…
aesthetic
concerned with beauty or the appreciation of beauty
allusion
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
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