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EOG Common Core Vocabulary

Subjects : common-core, english
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. A structure of text in a specific order of events






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






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






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






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






6. The 'message' of the story






7. Framework author chooses for a text






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






9. Things that have happened in a person's life.






10. How an author organizes information






11. Short story of an amusing or interesting event






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






13. Change






14. Struggle that the main character tries to overcome






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






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






17. Finding a solution to a problem






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






19. Author's feelings about a topic






20. Memories that are written down






21. The attitude of the narrator or speaker






22. A style of writing such as poetry - drama - fantasy - historical fiction - etc.






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






24. Bad reasons for why something is done






25. Used to explain why thing results from another






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






27. Evidence that one can see from a diagram - illustration or picture related to a topic






28. How characters think - act or feel






29. Why the author wrote the story






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






31. To make visible - to make clear






32. Begin to deal with






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






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






35. Things that have happened in a person's life.






36. Present a problem and solve it






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






38. A reason for or against something






39. Statements of what the author believes






40. Provided by the writer to support his claims






41. Statements of what the author believes






42. The most correct way






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






44. To make known or to show






45. Struggle that the main character tries to overcome






46. The circumstances in which something occurs






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






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






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






50. To make known or to show