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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. To make visible - to make clear






2. How an author organizes information






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






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






5. A message expressing a belief about something






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






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






8. Details that support the main idea.






9. The 'message' of the story






10. Memories that are written down






11. The most correct way






12. The way a story is organized






13. Conversation between characters






14. Author's feelings about a topic






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






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






17. The movement of greatest suspense - surprise - or excitement






18. Characteristics that are inherited






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






20. To get a point across or to show






21. Bad reasons for why something is done






22. How an author organizes information






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






24. Change






25. Finding a solution to a problem






26. To make known or to show






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






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






29. Short story of an amusing or interesting event






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






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






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






33. Characteristics that are inherited






34. How characters think - act or feel






35. To get a point across or to show






36. Come into contact and make a change






37. The attitude of the narrator or speaker






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






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






40. The attitude of the narrator or speaker






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






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






43. To make known or to show






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






45. How characters think - act or feel






46. Begin to deal with






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






48. Framework author chooses for a text






49. The person who tells the story






50. The circumstances in which something occurs