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Persuasive Techniques Crossword

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Description

little stories to illustrate a point anecdote
Demonstrating differences in viewpoint contrasts
numbers/graphs which provide convincing information statistics
Making your writing amusing, to make the reader side with you humour
Questions that done require an answer rhetorical questions
Words that arouse emotion emotivewords
Thought provoking pictures in your mind imagery
The use of facts and figures evidence
Used to link ideas logic
Visual explanation of things Illustration
Developing a general theory from the observation set. inductivereasoning
Suggests readers should be loyal appealtoloyalty
Occurs when the premise of an argument is the same as the conclusion Beggingthequestion
Examining general rules and facts deductivereasoning
Suggests that family is good familyvalues

National Library Week Crossword

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Description

Section for made up stories fiction
Section for picture books easy
Who writes the words in the books? author
Who draws the pictures in a book? illustrator
Where can books about real things be found? nonfiction
What is the the name of the book title
Where can you find the title of book, author, and illustrator? titlepage
Part of book that holds the book up (you have one too) sping
Real book about a person biography
Information on the back cover of a book blurb
How books are arranged in the library Dewey Decimal System
Where can you look for books in our library online? OPAC

literary genre Crossword

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stories that come from the authors imagination fiction
based on a person or event from history historical fiction
dealing with aliens, the distant future, or advance technology science fiction
containing monsters, magic, or other supernatural elements fantasy
a story that could have happened but didn't realistic fiction
writing that is true or factual nonfiction
provides information on a topic information writing
the story of ones life told by oneself autobiography
the story of ones life told by another biography
attempts to influence the reader persuasive writing
writing that is meant to be acted on a stage drama
a very short story that has a moral or a life lesson ; usually talking about animals as main characters fable

Nonfiction Text Features Crossword

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dark letters that indicate a hard or important word Bold Face Print
words printed in different colors indicating important information ColoredPrint
slanted letters indicating important information Italicized Print
additional information that relates to a topic Sidebar
tells the reader how to say a new or difficult word Pronunciation Guide
the main idea or topic of the text Title
a phrase at the top of the text that tells the reader what the text is going to be about Heading
phrases related to the heading or title that tell what each section will be about Subheadings
text describing the contents of a picture, graph, chart, or map Caption
a photograph or illustration to help the reader understand the text Picture
a drawing or picture of a specific area Map
a visual representation of important events in chronological order Timeline
data shown in an organized way to help the reader compare information Graph
a labeled illustration used to explain something Diagram

Argument analysis technique's Crossword

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Description

A comparison between two things that helps the reader to draw conclusions about their similarities analogy
Suggests that families are good, especially traditional nuclear families appeal to family values
A story about someone or something that the writer has experienced or heard about Anecdote
Examining general rules and facts about a group to form a specific conclusion about one part of the group Deductive Reasoning
Overused phrase quickly understood by a wide audience Cliche
Repetition of a consonant, especially at the start of words Alliteration
Evidence in a visual form graphs and diagrams
Language that has a strong emotional impact. Uses the positive and negative connotations of words to influence the readers respond Emotive language
Uses 'we' 'our' 'us' etc. to include the readers in the same group as the writer Inclusive language
Figure of speech that identify a similarity between two different things. Metaphor and simile
Exaggerates the true situation for dramatic impact Exaggeration
Used to link together and develop an argument in support of the main contention reason and logic
Plays on people's tendency to react emotionally with their safety, security, country or loved ones as threatened appeal to fear
An idea or statement that someone takes for granted as being true assumption
facts, information or expert opinions to support an argument evidence

Microsoft Word & PowerPoint Vocabulary Crossword

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Description

an automatic determination of the best width for a column or the best height for a row, based on its contents Autofit
called the primary tab, contains the more frequently used commands Home Tab
Speacial symbols that represent spaces, tabs, and paragraphs, that do not appear on the paper when a document is printed Formatting Marks
a note at the end of the document or section that is used to cite references or to give more information endnote
a printed note of defintion placed below the text at the bottom of the page footnote
a paragraph format in which the first full line of text is not indented but the following lines are indented hanging indent
used to position the content on a slide layouts
creating a lower-level paragraph demoting
the area on a sheet of stationery where the name, address and other information is printed letterhead
text that is printed at the top of each page header
the amount of space above and below a paragraph linespacing
a printed note placed below the text on a printed page footer
sets of formatting specifications styles
appears at the bottom and/ or right side of a window to allow a user to view another part of the window scrollbar
indicates that the text may be incorrect grammatically green underline
Means the flagged text is not in Word's dictionary red underline
an area at the top of an office program window that contains commands for working with the open file; the commands are organized under tabs ribbion
correctly spelled word used inappropriately blue underline
automated features such as a pop-up calendar or drop-down list that make it easier to enter or format information. contentcontrols
items you can insert include fields, such as current date, author, title, will update automatically Quick parts

Basic Yearbook Terms Crossword

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Description

a picture that extends beyond the margin of the page, extending off the page Bleed
An element used to connect areas separated by a grid of white space. Headlines and quote boxes are commonly used as bridges. Bridge
line at beginning or end of copy giving name of person who wrote it. Byline
Should tell the reader something s/he does not know from looking at the picture. Always written in present tense. Caption
A statement giving publishing credit and technical information: type faces and sizes used, paper stock, layout styles, graphic devices, number of copies, cost to students, printer, professional photography and honors earned, membership in professional organizations. Colophon
To a journalist, the words written to tell a story or describe an event; to a printer, all written materials and photos to be printed. Copy
The processing of proofreading copy and making necessary corrections and changes. Copy editing
A page or double-page spread that separates different sections of the book Divider Page
When an element or elements attract immediate reader attention. Usually achieved by making a photo or visual package two-and-one-half to three-times larger than any other element on the spread; also occurs with use of color, isolation and extreme shape or cropping. Dominant Photo
Two facing pages in a publication. Spread
Heavy sheet of paper that attaches the book to its cover. There is an endsheet in the front and back of the book. Endsheet
A page number, best located at the bottom of each page to the outside and parallel to the bottom of the page. Folio
The inner space between the two pages of a spread where the paper runs into the spine. Gutter
A line or large type used to tell the reader what is to follow, introducing the main point of interest of the copy. Headline
A chart representing the pages in a signature or a book, used for planning book sections, page content and color placement. Ladder
A plan or drawing which shows size and position of all elements. Layout
The opening paragraph of a story which sets the tone for the article giving it purpose and direction. Lead
The first words of a caption or story which draw attention to the copy and which are often set apart typographically for emphasis. Lead-in
The sharpness or clarity of an image. Resolution
A master page that maintains consistency within a design or section. Template
a central idea or concept. Theme
a page (usually page one) containing the title, year of publication, school name, location (address, city, state and zip code), phone and fax, student and staff population of the school and volume number in Arabic numbers. Title page

Informative/Expository Writing Crossword

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A sentence that explains the main ideas of an essay thesis
A sentence that tells the main idea of a paragraph topic
MLA is an abbreviation for 'Modern ________________ Association" Language
The page that appears at the end of an essay that lists all of the sources used for the in-text citations is called Works Cited
Conversational style of writing in which the author uses personal pronouns such as "me" or "my" Informal
First paragraph of an informative essay introduction
Last paragraph of an informative essay Conclusion
_______ Details: Facts, quotations, examples and other information that is used to support a topic sentence Supporting
Formal style writing should contain this type of sentence complete
_________ Citation: A writer gives credit to another source/author within the body of their essay in text
The purpose of informative writing inform
When using an in-text citation from another author, list the author's __________ name and the page where you found the fact last
Within an in-text citation, if you do not know the author's last name, list the ____________ of the text instead title

Elements of a novel Crossword

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Description

The villain Antagonist
The hero Protagonist
A problem that occurs within the story Conflict
The people, animals, or inanimate objects within the story Characters
The part of the book that holds the pages together Spine
A topic or idea that reoccurs in the story Theme
The person who wrote the book Author
The name of the novel Title
The storyline Plot
The summary of the story that appears on the back of the book Blurb
Where and when the story takes place Setting
The person who reveals the story to the reader narrator
The answer to a problem Resolution
The style or type of story in the novel. These can include romance, comedy, drama, horror and fantasy Genre
The line, word, or paragraph that a character says out loud or to another character Quote

STAAR Vocabulary Review Crossword

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Description

the most exciting point in the story climax
a sound word onomatopoeia
comparing two things using like or as simile
a piece of text that is not real fiction
if we read and understand the text, the questions are _______ easy
a type of organizational text structure that uses dates chronological
words that have similar meanings synonyms
words that have opposite meanings antonym
the ending of the story where conflict is resolved resolution
the problem in the story conflict
the time and location in which a story takes place setting
a type of conflict that only involves one character internal
a type of conflict that happens between a character and some type of negative force external
when people are speaking to each other dialogue
unspoken parts of a drama that tell characters where to go or how to act stage directions
a statement that is true and can be proven fact
a personal belief that cannot be proven to be true opinion
compares two things without using like or as metaphor
gives human characteristics to objects or non human things personification
repeating the same beginning sound alliteration
a point of view that uses pronouns such as I, we, me, my, us first person
organizational text structure that tells how things are similar or different compare and contrast
the lesson or moral of a story theme
using text evidence and prior knowledge to make a _____ inference
hints in the text that predict the future foreshadowing
a feeling the reader feels during the most exciting parts of a book/story suspense
when authors use your senses to paint a picture of what is happening in the story imagery
point of view that uses pronouns such as you, your second person
point of view that uses pronouns such as he, she, him, her, they, them third person