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bandwagon
circular argument
compare
contrast
emotional appeal
name-calling
problem
propaganda
red herring
repetition
resolution
rhyme
sequence
setting
solution
sonnet
stereotyping
symbolism
testimonial
theme
third person
tone

Poetic Terms Word Search

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Description

Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Ballad
Consonance
Couplet
Epic
Eye Rhyme
Free Verse
Haiku
Hyperbole
Imagery
Line Break
Lyric
Metaphor
Meter
Mood
Onomatopoeia
Personification
Poetry
Refrain
Repetition
Rhyme Scheme
Rhythm
Simile
Slant Rhyme
Sonnet
Speaker
Stanza
Symbolism
Theme
Tone
Tone Shift

Propaganda Word Wall Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

something that misleads or distracts from a relevant or important issue Red Herring
s applying a general rule to a specific instance (without proper evidence) sweeping generalization
popular party, faction, or cause that attracts growing support —often used in such phrases as jump on the bandwagon bandwagon
information, especially of a biased or misleading nature, used to promote or publicize a particular political cause or point of view. propaganda
is a logical fallacy in which the reasoner begins with what they are trying to end with. circular argument
s an improper appeal to emotion used for the purpose of swaying the opinions of an audience. propaganda techniques
links a person, or idea, to a negative symbol. name-calling
a formal statement testifying to someone's character and qualifications testimonial
a formal statement testifying to someone's character and qualifications repetition
is a kind of fallacy that is an irrelevant topic introduced in an argument to divert the attention of listeners or readers from the original issue. Red herring

Persuasion techniques Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

repetition
propaganda
prizes
plain folks appeal
persuasion
overgeneralization
name calling
must have
misleading claims
loaded words
jingle
puffery
hype
humor
games and activities
federal trade commission
fear
facts and figures
endorsement
emotional appeal
claim
circular reasoning
caveat emptor
cause and effect fallacy
card stacking
call to action
bias
bandwagon
association
argument
advertisement

Text Structures and Writing Terms Word Search

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Theme
Setting
Point of view
Narrative
Mood and Tone
Literal Language
Diction
Plot
Characters
Essays
Figurative Language
Writing
Compare and contrast
Chronological Order
Supporting Details
Main Idea
Problem and solution
Cause and effect

Fallacies of Argument Word Search

Type
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Description

band wagon
either or choices
emotional argument
equivocation
ethical argument
fallacies
false authority
logical
red herring
scare tactics
sentimental
slippery slope
stack the deck

Poetry Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Language that is used imaginatively, rather than literally, to express ideas or feelings in new ways. FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE
Make comparisons between dissimilar things. FIGURES OF SPEECH
use like or as to compare two unlike things. SIMILIES
Speak of one thing in terms of another, as in, “All the world’s a stage.” METAPHORS
gives human traits to nonhuman things. PERSONIFICATION
A descriptive language that creates vivid impressions. These images are developed through sensory language. IMAGERY
Provides details related to sight, sound, taste, touch, smell, and movement. SENSORY LANGUAGE
Used to achieve a musical quality. SOUND DEVICES
the pattern created by stressed and unstressed syllables of words in a sequence. RHYTHM
A pattern of rhythm. METER
The repetition of identical sounds in the last syllable of words. RHYME
A pattern of rhyme at the ends of lines. RHYME SCHEME
Initial rhyme is the repetition of the initial consonant sounds of words. ALLITERATION
Vowel rhyme – the repetition of vowel sounds in nearby words. ASSONANCE
The repetition of consonants within nearby words in which the preceding vowels differ, as in the words milk and walk. CONSONANCE
Tells a story and has a plot, characters, and a setting. NARRATIVE
A long narrative poem about the feats of gods or heroes. EPIC
A songlike narrative that has short stanzas and a refrain. BALLAD
Tells a story using a character’s own thoughts or spoken statements. DRAMATIC
Express the feelings of a single speaker. The most common type of poem in modern literature. LYRIC
A verse form with three unrhymed lines of five, seven, and five syllables. HAIKU
A verse form with five unrhymed lines of five, seven, five, seven, and seven syllables. TANKA
Has neither a set pattern of rhythm nor rhyme. FREEVERSE
A fourteen-line lyric poem with formal patterns of rhyme, rhythm, and line structure. SONNET

P-Z (Last 14 Words) Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

parody
personification
plot
point of view
protagonist
quatrain
recognition
resolution
rhyme
rising action
rhythm
satire
sestet
setting
simile
villanelle
unreliable narrator
understatement
tone
theme
tercet
syntax
synecdoche
symbol
subject
style
structure
stanza
sonnet

Satire Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Celebrities Big Name
Emotion Pathos
Strong emotional implications Loaded Words
Being smaller Understatement
Imitation of a style Parody
Exaggeration Hyperbole
2 things with contrast Juxtaposition
Logic Logos
Illegitimate use of "or" False Dilemma
Attack on an opponent Ad Hominem
Irrelevant conclusion Non Sequitur
Fallacy which conclusion is not logical Hasty Generalization
Everyone believes it Bandwagon
Irrelevant topic diverts attention Red Herring
Flattery Appeal To Flattery
Credibility or character Ethos
Chain reaction Slippery Slope
Argument never gets to the point Circular Argument
Makes you think Rhetorical Question
Exaggerated Exaggeration
Contrast between 2 things Irony
Criticizes issues Satire

Elements of Poetry Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the beat created by a poems pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables rhythm
emphasized when the syllable is spoken stressed syllable
not emphasized when the syllable is spoken unstressed syllable
the repetition of sounds at the ends of words, as in pool, rule, and fool rhyme
a group of lines that work together to express a central idea stanza
like a narrator of a story, this is the voice of the poem speaker
the use of any element of language - a sound, word, phrase, or sentence - more than once repetition
the repetition of similar consonant sounds at the beginnings of words alliteration
the use of words to imitate sounds onomatopoeia
the feelings and associations a word evokes in people connotation
the dictionary definition of a word denotation
a writer's attitude toward his or her subject tone
language that appeals to the five senses of sight, hearing, smell, taste, and touch imagery
writing or speech that is not meant to be taken literally figurative language
compares two unlike things using the words like or as simile
compares two unlike things without using the words like or as metaphor
gives human qualities to something that is not human personification
is an extreme exaggeration hyperbole
the message or insight about life the poem conveys theme
a poem that tells a story in verse narrative
a poem that expresses the thoughts and feelings of a single speaker, often in highly musical verses lyric
a poem that is shaped to look like its subject concrete
a Japanese form of poetry about nature, made up of three lines. the first and third lines have 5 syllables, the second line has 7 haiku
a humorous, rhyming five-line poem with a specific rhythm and pattern of rhyme limerick
a poem that does not have a strict structure, regular rhythm, or pattern of rhyme free verse

Literary Terms Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

coming-of-age
reader
point of view
fate
personification
contrast
novel
author
exaggeration
setting
plot
imagery
resolution
symbolism
comic relief
satire
foreshadowing
theme
antagonist
protagonist
narrator
tone