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IS A STAGE IN THE WRITING PROCESS IN WHICH A WRITERS PUTS HIS IDEAS IN A SENTENCE AND PARAGRAPHS,FOLLOWING A PLAN FOR REPRESENTING THE IDEAS
WRITINGS
WRITING PROCESS
IS THE SERIES OF STAGES OR STEPS THAT A WRITER GOES THROUGH TO DEVELOP IDEAS AND ANG TO COMMUNICATE THEM IN A PIECE OF WRITING
PREWRITING
IS THE 1 STAGE IN THE WRITING PROCESS. THIS STAGE, A WRITING THINKS AND PLANS,DECIDES WHAT TO WRITE ABOUT, COLLECTS IDEAS AND DETAILS,AND MAKES A PLANS FOR PRESENTING IDEAS
PROOF READING
IS THE STEP IN THE WRITINGS PROCESS WHICH A WRITERS CAREFULLY READS A A REVISED TO CORRECT MISTAKES IN GRAMMAR,USAGES,AND MECHANICS
SPATIAL ORDER
IS A WAY OF ARRANGING DETAILS IN A PARAGRAPH OT COMPOSITION BY ORDERING THEM TO THEIR LOCATION-FROM NER TO FAR,LEFT TO RIGHT
TOPIC SENTENCES
IS THE MAIN SENTENCE THAT STATE STHE IDEA OF A SENTENCES
TRRANSITIVE WORDS AND PHRASES
CONNECT IDEAS IN A PARAGRAPH OR COMPOSITION BY SHOWING WHY AND HOW IDEAS AND DETAILS ARE RELATED
SUPPORTING SENTENCE
ARE SENTENCES IN A PARAGRAPH OR COMPOSITION THAT GIVE DETAILS OR INFO TO EXPLAIN THE MAIN IDEA
INFORMATIVE WRITINGS
IS WRITNG THAT AIMS AT FACTS OR INFORMATION, OR AT EXPLAINING SOMETHING
CHARACTERIZATION
THE METHODS USED TO PRESENT THE PERSONALITY OF A CHARACTER IN A NARRATIVE
CONFLICT
THE STRUGGLE THAT TAKES PLACE BETWEEN TWO OPPOSING FORCES; CAN BE BETWEEN A CHARACTER AND A NATURAL FORCE,BETWEEN TWO CHARACTERS OR BETWEEN OPPOSING VIEWS
DIALECT
A REPRESENTATION OF SPEECH PATTERNS OF A PARTICULAR REGION OR SOCIAL GROUP
DIALOGUE
TALK OR CONVERSATION BETWEEN TWO OR MORE CHARACTERS
FICTION
A PROSE ACCOUNT THAT IS INVENTED AND NOT A RECORD OF THINGS AS THEY ACTUALLY HAPPENED
FORESHADOWING
THE USE OF HINTS OR CLUES IN A NARRATIVE TO SUGGEST WHAT ACTION IS TO COME...EX THE LANDLADY
IRONY
A CONTRAST BETWEEN WHAT IT STATED AND WHAT IS REALLY MEANT, OR BETWEEN WHAT IS EXPECTED TO HAPPEN AND WHAT ACTUALLY DOES HAPPEN
INFERENCE
A REASONABLE CONCLUSION ABOUT SOMETHING BASED ON CLUES OR FACTS
MOOD
THE EMOTIONAL SITUATION THAT A PIECE OF LITERATURE TRIES TO ESTABLISH
NARRATION
THE KIND OF WRITING OR SPEAKING THAT TELLS A STORY, ( A NARRATIVE )
NON FICTION
ANY PROSE, NARRATIVE THAT TELLS ABOUT SOMETHING AS IT ACTUALLY HAPPENED OR THAT PRESENTS FACTUAL INFORMATION ABOUT SOMETHING
ONOMATOPOEIA
THE USE OF A WORD WHOSE SOUND IN SOME DEGREE IMITATES OR SUGGESTS ITS MEANING
PLOT
THE SEQUENCE OF EVENTS OR HAPPENING IN A LITERARY WORK
POINT OF VIEW
THE VANTAGE POINT FROM WHICH A WORK IS TOLD
THIRD PERSON POINT OF VIEW
THE STORY IS TOLD BY AN OUTSIDE OBSERVER
FIRST PERSON POINT OF VIEW
TELLS EVERYTHING FROM THE "I" VANTAGE POINT OF VIEW
REFRAIN
A WORD, PHRASE, LINE, OR GROUP OF LINES THAT IS REPEATED REGULARLY IN A POEM OR SONG, USUALLY AT THE END OF EACH STANZA.
LOGICAL ORDER
IS A WAY OF GROUPING IDEAS BY WHAT MAKES SENSE
STANZA
A GROUP OF LINES FORMING A UNIT IN A POEM
SUSPENSE
THE QUALITY IN A LITERARY WORK THAT MAKES THE READER OR AUDIENCE UNCERTAIN OR TENSE ABOUT WHAT IS COMING NEXT
THEME
THE MAIN IDEA OR THE BASIC MEANING OF LITERARY WORK
WHICH GOD SWALLOWS HIS FIRST FIVE CHILDREN?
CRONOS
WHO ARE THE PARENTS OF THE FIRST SIX GODS AND GODDESSES?
CRONOS, RHEA
WHAT IS THE PROPHECY THAT CAUSES CRONOS TO SWALLOW HIS FIRST FIVE CHILDREN?
URANUS SAID, "YOU DETHRONE ME NOW AND STEAL MY THRONE, BUT ONE OF YOUR SONS WILL DETHRONE YOU FOR CRIME BEGETS CRIME."
WHO IS HERA'S HUSBAND?
ZEUS, HER BROTHER
WHICH GOD FREES HIS BROTHERS AND SISTERS?
ZEUS
PROFICIENT
SKILLED, EXPERT, OR CAPABLE IN ANY FIELD OR ACTIVITY
FLAW
A SLIGHT FAULT, DEFLECT, OR CRACK....MEANS IMPERFECTION
PROFICIENT
SKILLED, EXPERT, OR CAPABLE IN ANY FIELD OR ACTIVITY
BRAWL
(n) A NOISY QUARREL OR FIGHT; (V) TO QUARREL OR FIGHT NOISILY
VIGILANT
WIDE AWAKE, ALERT, WATCHFUL
CAPSIZE
TO TURN BOTTOM SIDE UP; UPSET
MAIN IDEA
IS WHAT A WRITER WANTS TO SAY ABOUT A TOPIC.IT IS THE IDEA THAT A PARAGRAPH OR COMPOSITION IS ORGANIZED AROUND
ORDER OF IMPORTANCE
IS A WAY OF ARRANGING DETAILS IN A PARAGRAPH OR COMPOSITION ACCORDING TO HOW IMPORTANT THE DETAILS ARE-MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT,OR THE OPPOSITES
PESUASIVE WRITING
IS WRITING AT PERSUADING PEOPLE TO THINK OR ACT IN A CERTAIN WAY
EVALUTING
IS THE STAGE IN THE WRITING PROCESS IN WHICH A WRITERS GOES OVER A DRAFT,MAKING JUDGMENTS ABOUT ITS STENGTHS AND WEAKNESS IN CONTEN,ORGANIZATION,& STYLE
SWERVE
(V) TO TURN ASIDE SHARPLY; (n) A SHARP OR SUDDEN TURN
INCENTIVE
(N) THE REASON FOR DOING SOMETHING; SOMETHING THAT STIMULATES ACTION
ONSLAUGHT
A VIOLENT ATTACK; A SUDDEN RUSH OF SOMETHING
ABNORMAL
NOT USUAL, NOT TYPICAL, STRANGE
DECREASE
(V) TO BECOME OR MAKE LESS; (N) A LESSENING
LEGIBLE
EASILY READ
ACCELERATE
TO SPEED UP, TO CAUSE TO MOVE FASTER; TO BRING ABOUT MORE QUICKLY
ORDEAL
A DIFFICULT OR PAINFUL EXPERIENCE, A TRIAL
ERODE
TO WEAR AWAY GRADUALLY, EAT AWAY
CASUAL
HAPPENING BY CHANCE OR AN IRREGULAR BASIS; SHOWING LITTLE CONCERN; INFORMAL
PARCH
TO MAKE DRY AND THIRSTY; TO SHRIVEL WITH HEAT
VITAL
HAVING LIFE, LIVING; NECESSARY TO LIFE, ESSENTIAL; KEY, CRUCIAL
FLEDGLING
AN INEXPERIENCED PERSON, BEGINNER, A YOUNG BIRD ABOUT TO LEAVE ITS NEST; INEXPERIENCED, BUDDING
PRIOR
EARLIER, FORMER
EXTERNAL CONFLICT
A CONFLICT BETWEEN A CHARACTER AND A NATURAL FORCE, BETWEEN TWO CHARACTERS, OR BETWEEN OPPOSING VIEWS HELD BY SEPARATE CHARACTERS OR GROUPS OF CHARACTERS
INTERNAL CONFLICT
A CONFLICT THAT CAN EXIST WITHIN A CHARACTER AND BE A PSYCHOLOGICAL CONFLICT
INDIRECT CHARACTERIZATION
WRITER GIVES A PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION OF CHARACTER, SHOWS CHARACTERS ACTIONS AND LETS CHARACTER SPEAK, REVEALS THE CHARACTER'S THOUGHTS AND FEELINGS, OR REVEALS WHAT OTHERS THINK OF THE CHARACTER
DIRECT CHARACTERIZATION
THE WRITER TELLS YOU DIRECTLY WHAT A CHARACTER IS LIKE..I.E. WRITER COMMENTS DIRECTLY ON THE CHARACTER
LIST THE THREE CHILDREN OF ZEUS AND HIS WIFE?
ARES, HEPHAESTUS, AND ERIS
WHO IS THE GODDESS OF GROWING THINGS?
DEMETER
LIST THE THREE CHILDREN OF ZEUS AND HIS WIFE?
ARES, HEPHAESTUS, AND ERIS
WHO IS THE GOD OF THE SEA?
POSEIDON
WHO IS THE GOD OF THE UNDERWORLD?
HADES
WHAT RIVER MUST THE DEAD CROSS?
STYX
WHO OR WHAT GUARDS THE GATE TO THE UNDERWORLD?
CERBERUS, A THREE HEADED DOG
WHO ARE THE FLYING HAGS WHO PUNISH EVILDOERS
REFERRED TO AS EUMENIDES OR KINDLY ONES (ERINYES OR FURIES)
LIST THE THREE LEVELS OF THE UNDERWORLD?
FIELD OF ASPHODEL, ELYSIAN FIELD AND EREBUS
WHAT IS THE ROMAN NAME FOR DEMETER?
BARLEY MOTHER OR CERES
WHO IS DEMETER'S DAUGHTER?
PERSEPHONE
WHO KIDNAPS DEMETER'S DAUGHTER?
HADES
WHAT LAW DEMANDS THAT THIS DAUGHTER REMAIN WITH HER HUSBAND?
THE LAW OF ABODE
WHO IS THE MOTHER OF THE TWINS APOLLO AND ATERMIS?
LETO
WHAT ARE LETO'S TWINS NAMED?
APOLLO AND ATERMIS
WHO IS PYTHON?
A GREAT SERPENT SENT BY HERA TO ENFORCE HER CURSE ON LETO
WHO IS ATHENE'S MOTHER?
METIS
SETTING
THE TIME AND PLACE OF ACTION
AIM
ONE OF THE "PUPOSES", OR REASON,FOR WRITING.
BRAINSTORMING
IS A WAY A WRITER FINDS IDEAS FOR WRITING BY MAKING A LIST OF ALL THOUGHTS ABOUT a subject without stopping to judge the ideas
chronological order
is a way a writer arranges dtails ina paragraph or composition according to when events or actions take place
clustering
is a way a writers finds ideas and BY BREAKIG A LARGE SUBJESTS INTO ITS SMALLER PARTS,USING LINES TO CREATE A DIAGRAM OF HIS OT HER THOUGHTS
COHERENCE
IN A PARAGRPH OR COMPOSITION,MEANS THAT A WRITER HAS CLEARLY ARRANGED AND CONNECTED ALL IDEAS
CREATIVE WRITINGS
IS WRITING THAT AIMS AT CREATING LITERATURE: STORIES,SONGS,POEMS,AND PLAYS
EXPRESSIVE WRITING
IS WRITING THAT AIMS AT EXPRESSING S WRITERS FEELINGS & THOUGHT.
5-HOW? QUESTIONS
WHO?WHAT?WHERE?WHEN?WHY?HOW?-ARE QUES. A WRITER USES TO COLLECT INFORMATION ABOUT A SUBJECT
FREEWRITING
IS A WAY OF FINGING IDEAS FOR WRITNG IN WHICH THE WRITERS WRITES WHAT EVER POPS INTO HIS HEAD