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This word search contains the following answers:

nonfiction
determine
effect
fiction
chart
characters
audience
conflict
meaning
tone
focus
questions
evaluate
identify
critical
research
answer
poem
character
poetry
purpose
evidence
sentence
information
analysis
essay
text
analyze
vocabulary
writing

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English 2 crossword puzzle

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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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Word Wall Word Search

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This word search contains the following answers:

Mood
Tone
Fiction
Essay
Evaluate
Conflict
Thesis
Explanatory
Central Idea
Point of View
Text Features
Biography
Theme
Characterization
Summary
Poem
Genre
Effect
Nonfiction
Contrast
Inference
Argumentative
Analyze
Purpose
Style
Evidence
Suspense
Authors Purpose
Detail
Structure
Autobiography
Plot
Counter claim
Fact
Connotation
Opinion
Denotation

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Academic Vocabulary Crossword

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

Susie sells seashells by the seashore. ALLITERATION
Finger is to hand as branch is to tree. ANALOGY
Theresa is planning to carefully _______ her study guide. ANALYZE
The opposite of a word. ANTONYM
Speaking fluently and coherently. ARTICULATE
What the author had in mind while writing a story. AUTHOR's INTENTION
Why the author wrote the text. AUTHOR'S PURPOSE
Ally yelled at her brother, then he became upset. CAUSE AND EFFECT
The theme in non-fictional text. CENTRTAL IDEA
The diolauge and actions of a character. CHARACTER ACTIONS
The order in which things happened. CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER
Exact information from the text in quotations. CITE EVIDENCE
An essay. COMPOSITION

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English Composition Crossword

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

The first stage in the writing process Prewriting
The second stage in the writing process Writing
The third stage in the writing process Rewriting
Essay that relates an event or tells a story Narrative
Essay that explains a term or a particular use of a word Definition
Essay that explains how something works Process
Essay that convinces someone of a particular point of view or action Argument
Who will read or receive an essay Audience
The subject of the essay Topic
The perspective from which an essay is told Point of view
Generating as many ideas as possible, without censoring Brainstorming
A sentence that conveys the main claim of the paper Thesis
Using someone else's words or ideas without credit Plagiarism
Things based on evidence, numbers, statistics, data, or documentation Facts
Things based on unproven beliefs Opinions
The author's attitude toward a subject Bias
Compare-__________: How two things are similar and different Contrast
Cause-__________: One thing leads to another Effect
Shows an indirect comparison using "like" or "as" Simile
Shows an indirect comparison without using "like" or "as" Metaphor
Something that represents something else Symbol
A form of internal business correspondence Memo
A word modifying a verb or adjective Adverb
Use of a comma when a hard break is needed Comma splice
In APA style, a list of sources used References
Appeal to reason Logos
Appeal to the character of the writer Ethos
Appeal to the audience's sympathies, values, beliefs, and emotions Pathos
Provides a concise and complete summary of the essay Abstract
__________ bibliography: List of references and commentary on each Annotated
Where the story takes place Setting
The author's attitude toward the text Tone
Break down into parts to see interrelationships Analyze
Put parts together in a new fashion Synthesize
__________ review: Reading and responding to a classmate's paper Peer
The ability to make new things or think of new ideas Creativity
__________ thinking: the ability to apply reasoning and logic to new or unfamiliar ideas Critical
The systematic investigation into and study of materials and sources in order to establish facts and reach new conclusions Research
A piece of writing that gives the author's own argument Essay

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STAAR Vocabulary Review Word Search

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This word search contains the following answers:

antonym
bold
caption
cause
character
conflict
effect
evidence
fiction
heading
infer
italics
lesson
main idea
nonfiction
passage
photo
poem
predict
problem
purpose
resolution
rhyme
sequence
setting
stanza
strategy
summary
synonym
timeline

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english II Crossword

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

rhyme meter writing poem
five senses sensory
combine evidence synthesize
sarcastic Figurative language
thinking about passage critical thinking
reference to a noun allusion
emotional association of a word connotation
overall message Theme
A story with a hidden meaning Allegory
literal word Denotation
Detailing a story with information analyze
background knowledge making a connection
B.M.E Summary
use symbols to represent ideas symbolism
across across
making a connection off of knowledge inference
patterns of rythym prosody
DIDLS graphic elements
inferencing the meaning of a text Drawing conclusions
personal story of lines or stanzas poetry

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STAAR Vocabulary Word Search

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This word search contains the following answers:

stanza
humorous
lyrical
narrative
suffix
prefix
antonym
synonym
biography
autobiography
conclusion
evidence
effect
cause
imagery
topic
resolution
solution
conflict
problem
inference
schema
detail
summary
nonfiction
fiction
characters
setting
selection
passage

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STAAR Review Word Search

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This word search contains the following answers:

Autobiography
Biography
Character
Entertain
Evidence
Expository
Express
Fiction
Genre
Inform
Nonfiction
Plot
Poem
Purpose
Selection
Sequence
Setting
Theme

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Crossword for English II

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

A brief statement covering main points of a story Summary
Combination of parts Synthesize
Making _____________ Connections
A conclusion made from evidence and reasoning (assumption) Inference
Examining or looking over a story Analyze
Evidence from a text in a story Textual evidence
______ conclusions is the decision you come to when you put two things together in a story Drawing
Analysis and evaluation of an issue Critical thinking
Main idea or central idea of a literary artwork Theme
Words or expressions with different meaning from the literal interpretation Figurative language
Patterns of rythm and sound used in poetry Prosody
Piece of writing that usually has figurative language & is written in seperate lines with rythm and rhyme Poem
Important influences on the meaning of a poem such as : capitalization Graphic elements
A _____ is a form of literature that uses rythmic qualities Poem
The use of symbols to represent ideas or qualities Symbolism
A story, poem, etc.. that can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning Allegory
Indirect reference to a person, place, or thing Allusion

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Literary Terms Word Search

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This word search contains the following answers:

alliteration
assonance
autobiography
biography
characters
concretepoem
conflict
drama
entertain
fiction
freeverse
imagery
informative
metaphor
nonfiction
onomatopoeia
personification
persuasive
plot
poem
purpose
repetition
rhyme
setting
tone

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