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Finals studystack for hack in 7th grade literature at SRB by KR

A great deal; very much immensely
Something that comforts a disappointed person consolation
Optional course elective
Belief conviction
Make an unpleasant expression by contracting the eyebrows and lowering the corners of the mouth scowl
In the story "Ribbons," where did the Grandmother come from? Hong Kong, China
Physical work exertion
Figurative Language is writing or speech not meant to be taken literally
---- describe one thing as if it were something else Metaphor
Who is the main character in the story "The Bear Boy?" Kuo-Haya
---- gives human qualities to something that is not human personification
---- use "like" or "as" to compare two apparently unlike things similes
A ---- is anything that represents something else symbol
---- is the repetition of consonant sounds in the beginning of words Alliteration
Exposition introduces the setting- the time and place of the story, the characters, and the basic situation
--- is the turning point of the story climax
--- is the story's conclusion resolution
Rising Action introduces the conflict, or problem
Falling ---- is the part of a story when the conflict lessens action
What other language can Pat Mora speak? Español (Spanish)
Buson wrote haikus
Seal is a concrete poem
"You can hear him swing his heavy sledge, with measured beat and slow, like a sexton ringing the village bell" is an example of what type of figurative language from what story? simile, The Village Blacksmith
---- enhance a poem's mood and meaning Sound devices
---- is the use of any element of language-a sound, word, phrase, clause, or sentence-more than once repetition
Assonance is the repetition of vowel sounds followed by different consonants in stressed syllables
Consonance is the repetition of similar consonant sounds at the ends of accented syllables
Rhyme is the repetition of sounds at the ends of words
onomatopoeia is the use of words that imitate sounds
meter the rhythmical pattern in a poem
Narrative poetry tells a story in verse
What is a Haiku? a three-line Japanese verse form
---- poetry is defined by its lack of strict structure Free Verse
---- poetry expresses thoughts and feelings of a single speaker Lyric
---- are songlike poems that tell a story Ballads
---- poems are shaped to look like their subjects Concrete
----are humorous, rhyming, five-line poems Limericks
---- ---- are pairs of rhyming lines, usually of the same meter and length Rhyming couplets
What is Rikki-tikki's attitude after he kills Karait? He was over confident.
What is Characterization? The way a writer reveal's a character's personality.
In ----, the writer describes the character? direct characterization
In ----, the writer reveals the character through speech and actions indirect characterization
---- are the people or animals who take part in a story's action. Character's
---- is the central message expressed in a story. Theme
A ---- ----, or a recurring theme, is a message about life that's expressed in different cultures and time periods. universal theme
---- is the sequence of events in a short story. Plot
---- ---- are the tools writers often use to enhance their writing. Literary Devices
---- is the use of clues early in a story to hint at events that're going to happen later Foreshadowing
---- is the placement of a scene within a story that interrupts the sequence of events to reveal past occurrences Flashback
---- is the general name given to literally techniques that involve surprising, interesting, or amusing contradictions Irony
---- is the form of a language spoken by people in a particular region or group Dialect
showing shyness timid
process by which one becomes a member of a group initiation
failed to take care of neglected
came back to consciousness revived
unscheduled; unplanned impromptu
slightly open ajar
hesitantly; with certainty tentatively
great musician maestro
giving off light luminous
curving motion swerve
speak utter
a small mammal that eats rats, mice, birds, and eggs weasel
dig a hole for shelter burrow
stoops or bends low crouches
become untangled or separated unravel
force from a position or place dislodge
tough and strong sinewy
strong and muscular brawny
upper legs of an animal haunches
What type of figurative language is used in "Fog"? personification
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