Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how



external text structures enhance comprehension
can be identifided by looking at the text external text structures
author's purpose is linked to the... style of his/her writing
purpose: to tell a story includes characters, setting, plot
purpose: to entertain includes humor, faster pace, quicker
purpose: to explain factual information includes lots of facts
purpose: to persuade includes lots of opinions
indomitable unconquerable
awakened enlightened
self-centered concieded
repentant sorry
vivid clear, detailed
annotations footnotes
dialogue exchange of words, conversation
indicate chronological order first, then, next, after, later, finally
embedded in the text internal text structures
compares two things venn diagram
fact can be proved
opinion cannot be proved
usually first sentence main idea
involves chronological order cause and effect
does not pertain to the main idea irrelevant, least important details
Created by: sweetlilbunni87