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NonFiction Lit Vocab

NonFiction Unit Literature Vocab

mood how a reader feels while reading a piece of literature
biography an account of a person's life told by a third party
tone the writer's attitude towards their subject
schema your background knowledge
perspective how a writer approaches a piece a piece of literature; another way to refer to point of view
summary a condensed version of a composition
metacognition thinking about thinking
diction vocabulary and syntax
research systematic investigation or study of information in order to establish facts and reach conclusions
informational article provides the reader with information using facts, explanations or details; how to articles
book review form of literary analysis that focuses on content, style and merit; like a professional book report; summarizes book; about the author
nonfiction can include biography, autobiography, documentary
letters written communication to an individual or group; reveals information about real people and real places and real events
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