This technique is used again and again for impact and emphasis
A personal experience which supports a point
An example of this word class is 'we'
These can be proven
This does not require an answer
This type of opinion is given by a specialist in the field
Another word for exaggeration
Vocabulary which appeals to the audience's emotions
Data which supports a point being made
An image created using 'like' or 'as...as'
Figurative language suggesting something/one is something else
A triad or triplet which gives a range
This is produced by the use of language, structure and punctuation to reflect the writer's feelings or attitude
A viewpoint reached by a person
A technique where the first letter of two or more words is the same and it is used to draw attention to the point being made
A strong ending to sum up the points made
The type of adjective that suggests extremes of scale
The type of sentence which gives impact when summing up
reasoned thinking that supports a specific claim or position
correct or suitable for a particular time, situation, or purpose
a statement that a speaker or writer is trying to prove, usually by using evidence
when something such as a piece of writing is easy to understand because its parts are connected in a clear and reasonable way
a justification of a claim; an explanation
details or quotes from a text that directly relate to the subject or problem being discussed or considered
not related to the subject being discussed
the opposing viewpoint or the opposite of the main claim in an essay
evidence that is relevant and specific
to give the reader a clear picture in his/her mind
identify information in the text that supports understanding and uses that evidence to explain ideas
a personal view, attitude, or judgment
to move by argument or evidence to belief, agreement, consent, or a course of action
a piece of factual writing in which ideas on a single topic are presented, explained, argued, or described in an interesting way
a method of doing something which involves several steps or stages
the specific reason a person has for writing
A catchy phrase that sticks in your head
3 adjectives that are in a row
A word that is mentioned more then once
2 or more words beginning with the same sound
A piece of information
A piece of language that really pulls on your heart strings
Your view on something
An accurate percentage on something
Tell you to do something
It specifys you to do something such as would you buy this
A piece of writing that uses a lot of dramatic vocabulary
a particular study of something
an expression including the words "like" or "as" to compare one thing with another
an expression that describes a person or object by referring to something that is considered to possess similar characteristics
the last two lines in a Shakespearean sonnet that changes the readers outlook of the poem
a type of usually humorous expression in which you say the opposite of what you intend
the description of an object or an idea as if it had human characteristics
a way of speaking or writing that makes someone or something sound much bigger, better, smaller, worse, more unusual, etc., than they are
the exact opposite, or opposition of the thesis
the repetition of consonants at the beginning of two or more words, as in "live and learn"
the use of similar sounds, esp. vowels, in two or more words, as in "mellow wedding bells"
a combination of sounds or musical notes that are pleasant when heard together
explaining or describing an event or situation in writing
expresses the writer's attitude toward the subject or the reader
intended to seem important or influence people
the act of combining different ideas or things to make a whole that is new and different from the items considered separately
, in grammar, a situation in which two nouns or noun phrases are used to refer to the same person or thing
a belief or opinion that you develop from the information that you know
to state something written or spoken in different words, esp. in a shorter and simpler form to make the meaning clearer
a feeling or idea that is suggested by a word in addition to its basic meaning, or something suggested by an object or situation
the topic of discussion or writing or the main idea of a work of literature or art
an expression of opinion, or the right to express an opinion
the use of pictures or words to create images, esp. to create an impression or mood
a piece of writing or music that copies the style of a serious piece in a way that is intentionally humorous
the voice in which a story is told and its relationship to the events in the story
to put things or people next to each other, esp. in order to compare them
to suggest the happening of a future event
the naming of something with a word whose sound suggests the thing itself, such as "buzz" and "zip"
the manner in which words are pronounced
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
an important character in a story or play; usually the good guy
a person who opposes or disagrees with the protagonist; usually the bad guy
Term which means that two things are equal.
A Symbol used for a number.
A number own it's own.
Means; "this" equals "that".
A symbol that shows an operation.
A number used to multiply a variable.
Can be a single number or variable multiplied together.
A group of therms separated by + or - signs.
Tells you how many times to use the value in multiplication.
This can have constants, variables, and exponents.
Terms who's variables and exponents are the same.
Means X and Y lines on a graph.
The use of letters or symbols in place of unknown values.
Type of graph using rectangle bars to show how large each value is.
Type of graph that uses points connected by lines to show something changes is value.
A machine or program used for doing mathematical calculations.
Splitting into equal parts or groups.
Numbers multiplied together to get another number.
Part or half of a whole.
The result of adding two or more numbers.
This type of wellness is the ability to relate to and connect with other people in our world.
This type of wellness is the ability to recognize our own responsibility for the quality of the air, the water and the land that surrounds us.
This type of wellness is the ability to establish peace and harmony in our lives.
This type of wellness is the ability to understand ourselves and cope with the challenges life can bring.
This type of wellness is the ability to open our minds to new ideas and experiences that can be applied to personal decisions, group interaction and community betterment.
This type of wellness is the ability to maintain a healthy quality of life that allows us to get through our daily activities without undue fatigue or physical stress.
An interactive process of becoming aware of and practicing healthy choices to create a more successful and balanced lifestyle.
Making and maintaining _____ changes to improve our health and wellness is almost always easier if we have encouragement and support from our friends, family or co-workers
An unhealthy state or condition of the mind or body in which physical, social, emotional, intellectual, or spiritual functioning is compromised.
The forces or stimuli that impinge upon an individual; also, an individual's response to these forces.
A system of belief and practices aimed at the union of the individual self with the universal self.
An altered state of consciousness in which the mind is focused in passive attention and quiet, resulting in an experience of transcendence.
Use of beat, rhythm, pitch, harmony, synchrony, chords, and lyrics to facilitate healing, alter consciousness, reduce stress, facilitate movement, aid sleep, improve concentration, and more.
A method of altering consciousness by focusing attention on one thought, thereby distracting consciousness from other thoughts.
literature that is widely acknowledged as having outstanding or enduring qualities
a category of literature characterized by similarities in form, style, or subject matter.
a type of short story that features folklore or fantasy type characters.
a fictional story which often tells about science and technology of the future.
is a fiction story that uses magic or other supernatural elements in the plot, theme, or setting.
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.
the spoken or written account of a story
tells the who, what, when, where, and how.
popular stories that convey a moral or lesson employing animals that act like humans and live in a world of wonder and magic.
stories that teach a moral or lesson about life using animals with human characteristics
stories based on tradition or legend, which have deep symbolic meaning to convey a "truth"
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.
an exaggeration of an actual event.
genre of literature in which vices, follies, abuses, and shortcomings are held up to ridicule.
a literary genre that deliberately exaggerates for comic effect.
a scene that interrupts the normal chronological sequence of events in a story to depict something that happened at an earlier time.
the expression of one's meaning by using language that normally signifies the opposite.
a figure of speech in which an object or animal is given human feelings, thoughts, or attitudes.
a vantage point from which the writer tells a story.
deliberately suggesting 2 or more different and sometimes conflicting meanings in a work.
comparison made between 2 things to show how they are alike.
opponent who struggles against or blocks the hero of the story.
is a word or phrase that has become lifeless because of overuse.
the struggle between opposing forces or characters in a story.
the use of hints and clues to suggest what will happen later in the plot.
an atmosphere created by a writers' diction and the details selected.
the series of related events in a story.
a fixed idea or conception of a character or idea which does not allow for any individuality.
The size of the opening in the lens determining the depth of focus.
A graph that helps illustrate the dark, light, and color values captured by the camera sensor.
A setting that helps determine how sensitive your camera is to light
Two words used to describe a type of photograph that is taken using a slow shutter speed to achieve artistic blur.
This mode is ideal because it allows you to control all aspects of shooting quality.
A common problem seen in under lit images with an ISO that is too high.
This file format is best for true photographers to shoot in because it preserves the highest quality without
Better photo compositions can be achieved when an image is divided into 3 parts horizontally and vertically.
This setting determines how long or short your cameras capture time is.
This eye-opening allows you to preview your image.
The screen on the back of your camera that allows you to view settings and preview images.
A setting you'll need to adjust based on the temperature of your light source.
Your camera's storage.
A common image file type that is universally readable but does not preserve all captured image data.
This determines the sharpness of an object based on the adjustment made directly to the lens.
An idea that suggests a subject's nose should be pointed toward the empty space in the frame.
A discipline of photography that emphasizes detail normally not recognized.
A discipline of photography that focuses on an individual and captures their essences.
A phrase that often appears as an acronym and the name to which we give the type of cameras we use in this class.
use of facts and figures to suggest a number for a point of view
strong positive and negative words to influence the reader
'we', 'our', 'us'. try to include the reader in the same group as the writer
a statement that suggests what is true for some is true for most or for all
comparison between two things that helps the reader come to conclusions about their similarities
goes overt the top for the true situation for dramatic impact
evidence presented in a visual form
linking an outcome to a particular set of events or decisions
idea or statement that someone takes for granted as being true
based on their belief that traditional family arrangements
engages with peoples beliefs that everyone deserves fair treatment
draws national pride and peoples loyalty to their country
figures of speech that identify a similarity between two different things
uses 'as if' or 'like'
A comparison between two things that helps the reader to draw conclusions about their similarities
Suggests that families are good, especially traditional nuclear families
A story about someone or something that the writer has experienced or heard about
Examining general rules and facts about a group to form a specific conclusion about one part of the group
Overused phrase quickly understood by a wide audience
Repetition of a consonant, especially at the start of words
Evidence in a visual form
Language that has a strong emotional impact. Uses the positive and negative connotations of words to influence the readers respond
Uses 'we' 'our' 'us' etc. to include the readers in the same group as the writer
Figure of speech that identify a similarity between two different things.
Exaggerates the true situation for dramatic impact
Used to link together and develop an argument in support of the main contention
Plays on people's tendency to react emotionally with their safety, security, country or loved ones as threatened
An idea or statement that someone takes for granted as being true
facts, information or expert opinions to support an argument
The perspective of the speaker it could be is first person, third person or third person omniscient.
it’s underlying message, or big idea.
style of speaking or writing, determined by the choice of words by a speaker or a writer.
are words and expressions used in poems and texts to convey various meanings and interpretations from the literal meaning.
a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with another thing of a different kind, used to make a description more emphatic or vivid
an expression designed to call something to mind without mentioning it explicitly; an indirect or passing reference.
is an object or idea that repeats itself throughout a literary work.
is a figure of speech in which two vastly different objects are likened together with the help of similes or metaphors.
a person who narrates something, especially a character who recounts the events of a novel or narrative poem.
the literal or primary meaning of a word, in contrast to the feelings or ideas that the word suggests.
is a literary device that is used step-by-step in literature to highlight and explain the details about a character in a story.
is a literary term used to describe the events that make up a story, or the main part of a story.
Is the voice behind the poem-the person we imagine to be saying things out loud.
is a figurative language technique where exaggeration is used to create a strong effect.
is the point of resolution that typically follows a climax and the falling action in literature or film.
is a set of rules in a language. It dictates how words from different parts of speech are put together in order to convey a complete thought.
is the central character or leading figure in poetry, narrative, novel or any other story.
the point of highest tension in a narrative
is the language used by the people of a specific area, class, district, or any other group of people.
is a type of drama that presents a serious subject matter about human suffering and corresponding terrible events in a dignified manner.
is the time and place in which the story takes place.
is an attitude of a writer toward a subject or an audience.
to use figurative language to represent objects, actions, and ideas in such a way that it appeals to our physical senses.
is a figure of speech in which a thing – an idea or an animal – is given human attributes.
is defined as a word which imitates the natural sounds of a thing.
is a literary device in which a writer gives an advance hint of what is to come later in the story.