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Bingo Cards
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These bingo cards contain the following answers:

analyze
demonstrate
incorporate
reveal
establish
cohesive
inference
manipulate
emphasis
complexity
purpose
indicate
reinforce
influence
abundant
effective
ineffective
associate
contrast
contradictory
potential
convey
indirect
concise

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ELA word search

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Word Search
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This word search contains the following answers:

reveal
convey
suggest
purpose
phrase
summary
contribute
claim
enclosed
subheading
context
effect
Emphasize
attitude
affect
support
impact
Infer

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Academic Vocabulary Crossword

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Crossword
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

Point of view Perspective
To strengthen with additional material Reinforce
Consistent with the rules of logic logical
To establish the identity of identify
To quote, as an authority cite
To change evolve
To come forth into view emerge
Having to do with the topic relevant
Something chosen from a larger group selection
To make valid; substantiate; confirm validate
To put firmly in place establish
To give or donate to a common supply contribute
Enough for the purpose or need sufficient
An intended result; aim; goal purpose
To bring, communicate, or make known convey
To add details to; expand elaborate
To bring, take, or pull out draw
To concentrate or direct one's attention focus
To direct attention to something refer
Make a conclusion based on evidence infer
Arranged in the order of time chronological
A proposition to be proved thesis
To refer to something indirectly allude
To make use of or put to work employ
To set forth in speech or writing state
To produce a memory or feeling evoke
To suppose without proof assume
To examine or investigate explore
Something that offers proof evidence
To inspect carefully examine
To draw out or bring forth elicit

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Week 27 STAAR Vocabulary Word Search

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Word Search
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This word search contains the following answers:

indicates
differ
excerpt
nonfictional
fictional
achieve
except
alliteration
hyperbole
personification
simile
metaphor
summary
mainidea
evidence
stanza
omniscient
firstperson
reveal
italic
conclude
infer
imply
compare
contrast
figurativelanguage
mood
tone
convey
express

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English 2 crossword puzzle

Type
Crossword
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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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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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English Composition Crossword

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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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Persuasive Techniques Word Search

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Word Search
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This word search contains the following answers:

imagery
contrast
facts
triples
opinion
evidence
emphasis
attacks
repetition
humor
jargon
analogy
metaphor
exageration
hyperbole
contention
bias
associations
anecdote
adjectives

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STAAR Vocabulary Word Search

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Word Search
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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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25 literary terms Crossword

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Crossword
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

1.a comparison between two things, typically for the purpose of explanation or clarification analogy
1.a short and amusing or interesting story about a real incident or person anecdote
1.a phrase or opinion that is overused and betrays a lack of original thought cliche
1.the subject of a talk, a piece of writing, a person's thoughts, or an exhibition; a topic theme
a recurring subject, theme, idea, etc., especially in a literary, artistic, or musical work motif
1.an imitation of the style of a particular writer, artist, or genre with deliberate exaggeration for comic effect parody
1.a statement or proposition that, despite sound (or apparently sound) reasoning from acceptable premises, leads to a conclusion that seems senseless, logically unacceptable, or self-contradictory paradox
1.a detailed analysis and assessment of something, especially a literary, philosophical, or political theory critique
1.place or deal with close together for contrasting effect juxtapose
a metaphor introduced and then further developed throughout all or part of a literary work, especially a poem extended metaphor
a play on words pun
the part of a sentence or clause containing a verb and stating something about the subject predicate
1.a subtle difference in or shade of meaning, expression, or sound nuance
a comparison using "like" or "as" simile
a word free from limitations or qualifications absolute
the word, phrase, or clause to which a pronoun refers antecedent
a long narrative poem epic
a sermon homily
the one who tells the story narrator
a story or narrated account narrative
the use of figures of speech to create a vivid image imagery
a conclusion one draws inference
the subject treated in a paragraph or work topic
a humorous imitation of serious work parody
a work in three parts trilogy

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EOC Word Search

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Word Search
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This word search contains the following answers:

Apply
Justify
Irony
Infer
Hyperbole
Genre
Foreshadow
Enhance
Elaborate
Effect
Describe
Depth
Denotation
Counterargument
Convey
Context clues
Connotation
Connect
Claim
Central idea
Authors purpose
Assume
Anecdote
Analyze
Analogy
Allusion
Affect
Advance
Achieve
Imply

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