Using Commonly Misused Words Crossword

Created
Jan 24, 2017
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Mental attitude or condition Morale
Chief of importance Principal
Sense of right or wrong conscience
To praise Compliment
Basic rule or truth principle
To complete or balance Complement
To understand a hint or suggestion Infer
Belonging to you Your
A lesson or a message Moral
Contraction of you are You're
To hint or suggest Imply
Awake, aware Conscious

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E.O.G Vocabulary Crossword

Created
Nov 14, 2016
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Something used to represent something else Symbol
q reference within a work o something famous outside it Allusion
the way people speak in a certain location Dialect
who is telling the story Point Of View
Main character tells the story First Person P.O.V
Narrator addresses the audience Second Person P.O.V
Fouces on one character Third Person L.P.O.V
Narrator knows about all the characters Third Person O.P.O.V
Addressing an opposing argument Counter
To convince or get someone to believe or do something Persuasive
Authors attitude or feelings Tone
the readers feelings Mood
descriptive words; lots of details Describes
Reason why author write's Author Purpose
Comparison Analogies
To suggest without saying exactly Imply
Drawing conclusions; reading between the lines Infer
The big picture of text Main Idea
Distinctive way an author writes Style
A reason behind a thought, action or event Cause

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STAAR Vocabulary Word Search

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May 2, 2016
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This word search contains the following answers:

italic
conclude
selection
summary
passage
suggest
purpose
reader
infer
describe
theme
conflict
resolution
emphasize
contribute
suspense
imply
narrator
convey

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Types of Literature and Literary Device Crossword

Created
Dec 6, 2016
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

literature that is widely acknowledged as having outstanding or enduring qualities classic
a category of literature characterized by similarities in form, style, or subject matter. genre
a type of short story that features folklore or fantasy type characters. fairy tale
a fictional story which often tells about science and technology of the future. science fiction
is a fiction story that uses magic or other supernatural elements in the plot, theme, or setting. fantasy
an attitude a writer takes toward the subject of a work, the characters in it, or the audience, revealed through diction, figurative language, and organization. tone
the spoken or written account of a story narrative
tells the who, what, when, where, and how. exposition
popular stories that convey a moral or lesson employing animals that act like humans and live in a world of wonder and magic. folktale
stories that teach a moral or lesson about life using animals with human characteristics fable
stories based on tradition or legend, which have deep symbolic meaning to convey a "truth" myth
a semi-true story that has been passed on from person to person, and has important meaning or symbolism for the culture in which it originates. legend
an exaggeration of an actual event. tall tale
genre of literature in which vices, follies, abuses, and shortcomings are held up to ridicule. satire
a literary genre that deliberately exaggerates for comic effect. parody
a scene that interrupts the normal chronological sequence of events in a story to depict something that happened at an earlier time. flashback
the expression of one's meaning by using language that normally signifies the opposite. irony
a figure of speech in which an object or animal is given human feelings, thoughts, or attitudes. personification
a vantage point from which the writer tells a story. point of view
deliberately suggesting 2 or more different and sometimes conflicting meanings in a work. ambiguity
comparison made between 2 things to show how they are alike. analogy
opponent who struggles against or blocks the hero of the story. antagonist
is a word or phrase that has become lifeless because of overuse. cliche
the struggle between opposing forces or characters in a story. conflict
the use of hints and clues to suggest what will happen later in the plot. foreshadowing
an atmosphere created by a writers' diction and the details selected. mood
the series of related events in a story. plot
a fixed idea or conception of a character or idea which does not allow for any individuality. stereotype

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Elements of Literature Crossword

Created
Nov 18, 2016
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the repetition of a consonant sound at the beginning of a series of words Alliteration
reference to persons or events in the past or in literature Allusion
a comparison of two things that are similar in some way for the purpose of explaining or clarifying Analogy
the methods used to show the personalities of the characters in a literary work Characterization
conversations among characters Dialogue
the final outcome or resolution fo the main conflict of the story Denouement
hints or clues given to suggest what will happen later in the story Foreshadowing
a statement that is deliberately exaggerated for effect Hyperbole
an expression that says one thing but means something else Idiom
using figurative language and description to convey mental images that appeal to our senses Imagery
words or phrases that mean the opposite of the literal meaning Irony
comparing two things by suggesting one thing is another Metaphor
the atmosphere or feeling created by a work of literature Mood
the series of events that happen in a literary work Plot
comparing two things by using the words "like" or "as" Simile
the use of symbols (word, object, or action) to represent an abstract idea Symbolism
the arrangement of words in sentences Syntax
the central idea, message, or meaning of a literary work Theme
the attitude of a writer toward the subject of a composition Tone
the character or force against which the main character struggles in a literary work Antagonist
the main character in a literary work; hero or heroine Protagonist

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English 2 crossword puzzle

Created
Oct 20, 2016
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

a brief statement or account of the main points of something. Summary
combine (a number of things) into a coherent whole. Synthesize
Connecting background knowledge to what you are reading Making connections
of or relating to sensation or the physical senses; transmitted or perceived by the senses. Sensory
a conclusion reached on the basis of evidence and reason Inferences
examine methodically and in detail the constitution or structure of (something, especially information), typically for purposes of explanation and interpretation. Analyze
evidence from a text (fiction or nonfiction) that you can use to illustrate your ideas and support your arguments. Textual evidence
Refers to information that is implied or inferred because it's not clearly stated Draw conclusions
the objective analysis and evaluation of an issue in order to form a judgment Critical thinking
the subject of a talk, a piece of writing, a person's thoughts, or an exhibition; a topic. Theme
language that uses words or expressions with a meaning that is different from the literal interpretation. Figurative language
the patterns of rhythm and sound used in poetry. Prosody
a piece of writing that partakes of the nature of both speech and song that is nearly always rhythmical, usually metaphorical, and often exhibits such formal elements as meter, rhyme, and stanzaic structure. Poem
elements are a strong visual means of indicating relationships. Graphic elements
literary work in which special intensity is given to the expression of feelings and ideas by the use of distinctive style and rhythm; poems collectively or as a genre of literature. Poetry
the use of symbols to represent ideas or qualities. Symbolism
a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning, typically a moral or political one. Allegory
an expression designed to call something to mind without mentioning it explicitly; an indirect or passing reference. Allusion

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Ethics & Legal Terms Crossword

Created
Apr 25, 2016
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Use (something) to bad effect or for a bad purpose; misuse. Abuse
legal doctrine related to the guilt of someone who aids or abets in the commission of a crime Aiding & Abetting
A threat or attempt to inflict offensive physical contact or bodily harm on a person (as by lifting a fist in a threatening manner) that puts the person in immediate danger of or in apprehension of such harm or contact Assault
An offensive touching or use of force on a person without the person's consent Battery
The issuing of a statement or certificate by a professional organization to a person who has met the requirements of education and/or experience and who meets the standards set by the organization Certification
Threat of kidnapping, extortion, force or violence to be performed immediately or in the future, or the use of parental, custodial, or official authority over a child Coercion
The act of saying false things in order to make people have a bad opinion of someone or something Defamation
A system of moral principles that apply values and judgments to the practice of medicine Ethics
A clear and voluntary indication of preference or choice, usually oral or written, and freely given in circumstances where the available options and their consequences have been made clear (informed consent Expressed Consent
An intentional tort; the intentional unjustified, nonconsensual detention or confinement of a person within fixed boundaries for any length of time. Restraint may be physical, chemical, or emotional False Imprisonment
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (1996) is United States legislation that provides data privacy and security provisions for safeguarding medical information HIPAA
An agreement by a patient to allow disclosure of private health information in cases in which the patient has been informed about the information to be disclosed, the purpose of the disclosure, and his or her right to object to the disclosure, but has not done so. Implied Consent
A formal agreement that a patient signs to give permission for a medical procedure (such as surgery) after having been told about the risks, benefits, etc. Informed Consent
Illicit (i.e., unauthorized) use of documentary materials related to treatment or condition of a patient. Invasion of Privacy
An area of commercial law dealing with a set of contractual, quasi-contractual and non-contractual fiduciary relationships that involve a person, called the agent, that is authorized to act on behalf of another (called the principal) to create legal relations with a third party. Law of Agency
The branch of law that deals with the application of medical knowledge to legal problems. Laws
Responsible by law; legally answerable Liable
A false accusation written, printed, or typewritten, or presented in a picture or a sign that is made with malicious intent to defame the reputation of a person who is living or the memory of a person who is dead, resulting in public embarrassment, contempt, ridicule, or hatred. Libel
The state or condition of having a license granted by official or legal authority to perform medical acts and procedures not permitted by persons without such a license Licensure
Improper, illegal, or negligent professional activity or treatment, especially by a medical practitioner, lawyer, or public official Malpractice
Concerning or relating to what is right and wrong in human behavior Morals
Fail to care for properly Neglect
The failure to do something that a reasonable person of ordinary prudence would do in a certain situation or the doing of something that such a person would not do Negligence

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Academic Language Vocabulary Crossword

Created
Apr 20, 2016
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a particular study of something analysis
an expression including the words "like" or "as" to compare one thing with another simile
an expression that describes a person or object by referring to something that is considered to possess similar characteristics metaphor
the last two lines in a Shakespearean sonnet that changes the readers outlook of the poem Volta
a type of usually humorous expression in which you say the opposite of what you intend irony
the description of an object or an idea as if it had human characteristics personification
a way of speaking or writing that makes someone or something sound much bigger, better, smaller, worse, more unusual, etc., than they are hyperbole
the exact opposite, or opposition of the thesis antithesis
the repetition of consonants at the beginning of two or more words, as in "live and learn" alliteration
the use of similar sounds, esp. vowels, in two or more words, as in "mellow wedding bells" assonance
a combination of sounds or musical notes that are pleasant when heard together consonance
explaining or describing an event or situation in writing expository
expresses the writer's attitude toward the subject or the reader tone
intended to seem important or influence people rhetorical
the act of combining different ideas or things to make a whole that is new and different from the items considered separately synthesis
, in grammar, a situation in which two nouns or noun phrases are used to refer to the same person or thing appositive
a belief or opinion that you develop from the information that you know inference
to state something written or spoken in different words, esp. in a shorter and simpler form to make the meaning clearer paraphrase
a feeling or idea that is suggested by a word in addition to its basic meaning, or something suggested by an object or situation connotation
the topic of discussion or writing or the main idea of a work of literature or art theme
an expression of opinion, or the right to express an opinion voice
the use of pictures or words to create images, esp. to create an impression or mood imagery
a piece of writing or music that copies the style of a serious piece in a way that is intentionally humorous parody
the voice in which a story is told and its relationship to the events in the story point of view
to put things or people next to each other, esp. in order to compare them juxtaposition
to suggest the happening of a future event foreshadow
the naming of something with a word whose sound suggests the thing itself, such as "buzz" and "zip" onomatopoeia
the manner in which words are pronounced diction
in a written work is the passages which explain where events take place, what happened before the story begins, and the background of the characters exposition
an important character in a story or play; usually the good guy protagonist
a person who opposes or disagrees with the protagonist; usually the bad guy antagonist

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Chapter 5 Legal & Ethical Responsibilities Crossword

Created
Nov 4, 2016
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Crossword
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Wrongs against person, property, society Criminal law
Relationships between people, protection of person's rights Civil Law
Wrongful act that do not involve a contract torts
Slander, libel Defamation
First component of a contract offer
Third component of a contract Consideration
Contracted parties must be free of _______________ disability. Legal
________________ and Agent Principal
The type of consent needed to release medical information Written
Health Care Records are ________________________. Privileged
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act HIPAA
Health care workers must protect privacy and _________________ of patients health care records confidentiality
Assisted suiside Euthanasia
Principles dealing with what is morally right or wrong Ethics
Standards for _______________ of Individually Identifiable Health Information Privacy

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Literary Terms Crossword

Created
Apr 21, 2016
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reference to a mythological, literary, or historical person, place, or thing Allusion
The central message of a literary work Theme
use of words that mimic sounds Onomatopoeia
feelings we get from the use of the author’s Tone Mood
The perspective from which a story is told Point of View
words and phrases that express ideas that are not literally Figurative language
form of figurative language where something has human qualities Personification
writing in which animals take on human qualities Anthropomorphic
use of hints in a narrative to suggest future action Foreshadowing
A scene in a story that shows a previous event Flashback
words and phrases that appeal to the five senses Imagery
A character's reason for behaving in a certain manner Motive

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VOCABULARY Crossword

Created
Oct 19, 2016
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the art of effective or persuasive speaking or writing rhetoric
the repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive clauses anaphora
a thing regarded as representative or symbolic of something else metaphor
the use of components in a sentence that are grammatically the same, or similar, in their construction, sound, meaning, or meter parallelism
the use of figurative language to represent objects, actions and ideas in such a way that it appeals to our physical senses imagery
to attribute human characteristics to non-human objects or abstract ideas personification
a brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or idea of historical, cultural, literary or political significance allusion
the choice and use of words and phrases in speech or writing diction
the arrangement of words and phrases to create well-formed sentences syntax
the author's style, the quality that makes his or her writing unique, and which conveys the author's attitude, personality, and character voice
the attitude of the writer, which means the author's viewpoint on the subject matter. The tone of any essay is directly related to audience and purpose tone
an appeal to ethics (what is right or wrong) or credibility (the character of the speaker or writer) ethos
an appeal to logic or reason logos
an appeal to emotion pathos
the central point a text is making; a reason or set of reasons give with the aim of persuading others that an action or idea is right or wrong argument
a point or proposition put forward by a writer that then requires development and support claim
the implied, suggested meaning of a word; the associations connected to a word connotation
figurative language (a trope) in which the writer deliberately overstates or exaggerates hyperbole
a trope in which a question is posed not be answered but simply to move the development of an idea further or suggest a point rhetorical question
any artful variation from the typical expression of ideas or words trope

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