Speak Test Review

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Speak Test Review
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  1. compares 2 things using the words “like” or “as” (i.e. You are AS busy AS a bee) 
    Simile-
  2. Metaphor
    compares 2 things saying one thing IS something else (i.e. You are a busy bee)

  3. a.       when an object is given human characteristics (i.e. The city screamed…)
    Personification
  4. over-exaggeration (I told you a MILLION times)
    Hyperbole-
  5. the repetition of a consonant sound at the beginning of a line (i.e. Peter Piper Picked a peck of pickled peppers)
    Alliteration-
  6.      the voice who tells the story (this might be a character or it might be an outside omniscient voice)
    Narrator
  7. word choice chosen for a specific purpose (i.e. he LOOKED at her… or he GLARED at her… big difference!)
    Diction

  8. a.      something used by a writer to create a strong image in the readers mind (this whole list is a list of literary devices!)
    literary device
  9. the personality of the character comes through with voice (how they speak, their phrasing, word choice, tone, everything that works together to create a personality for a character)
    voice
  10. this is how the words look on the page… usually it pertains to sentence length (simple vs. compound/complex sentences)
    syntax
  11.   when you take a whole piece and look at its parts separately
    analysis
  12. details that appeal to our 5 senses in order to create a strong description
    sensory details
  13. possible
    plausible
  14. a story
    narrative
  15. this is how the AUTHOR or the SPEAKER feels about a topic
    tone
  16.  this is how the READER feels when reading a scene (mood is created by word choice and strong descriptions!)
     
    mood
  17. Be able to discuss how Melinda’s final tree symbolizes her. (see p. 196, paragraph 4)
    :l ..
  18. Be able to discuss how the following quote said by Mr. Freeman to Melinda describes Melinda’s situation. “When people don’t express themselves, they die one piece at a time.”   (See p. 122, paragraph 5
    :l... k

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