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EOG Common Core Vocabulary

Subjects : common-core, english
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. Present a problem and solve it






2. Statements of what the author believes






3. Author's feelings about a topic






4. Stating in your own words the central idea and important detail






5. The most important point the author is trying to get across






6. Conversation between characters






7. Story of a person's life written by another person






8. To make known or to show






9. The reasons that cause characters to act as they do






10. The way a story is organized






11. The way a story is organized






12. Words from the text to that support your ideas/answers.






13. The series of episodes - or events - that make up the story






14. To make visible - to make clear






15. Characteristics that are inherited






16. Story of a person's life written by that person






17. Used to explain differences and similarities of people or ideas






18. Used to explain why thing results from another






19. Change






20. The use of certain words or phrases to show an author's feelings about a topic






21. The attitude of the narrator or speaker






22. Struggle that the main character tries to overcome






23. The use of certain words or phrases to show an author's feelings about a topic






24. Atmosphere (feeling) in a story or poem






25. A message expressing a belief about something






26. Conversation between characters






27. A structure of text in a specific order of events






28. An actor's portrayal of someone in a play






29. How an author organizes information






30. Present a problem and solve it






31. When the words mean something other than what they say.






32. Provided by the writer to support his claims






33. (verb form) how an author expresses his thoughts -or point of view about a subject






34. Statements of what the author believes






35. A message expressing a belief about something






36. Author's feelings about a topic






37. How characters think - act or feel






38. Integrating impressions: infer what people are like by the emotions they express






39. A reason for or against something






40. To take into control - in literary terms - to be able to help the reader understand something in the text






41. Framework author chooses for a text






42. The person who tells the story






43. Used to explain why thing results from another






44. Words used in an imaginative way to create interesting effects






45. A conclusion one draws (infers) based on premises or evidence






46. Why the author wrote the story






47. Information that supports an author's reason for his beliefs






48. To act against something - such as to oppose someone's viewpoint about a topic






49. Come into contact and make a change






50. Relating to a particular subject - topic - or craft