Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
Reading...
Front

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key

image

Play button

image

Play button

image

Progress

1/22

Click to flip

22 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
stating the exact meaning
literal
not literal; involving a figure of speech, esp. a metaphor
figurative
to revise or correct
edit
a written account
log
rewording; giving the meaning in another form
paraphrase
the act of passing judgement; faultfinding
criticism
supplements, or adds to, the first expression in a sentence
appositive
similarity between the features of two things
analogy
uses "I"; told by one person; narrator gives thoughts and feelings of only one person
first person
observes from the outside
third limited
all-knowing; having complete knowledge; perceiving all things
third omniscient
a prepositional phrase used as an adverb
adverbial phrase or adverb phrase
an organized spreading of certain ideas
propaganda
in the order of the time it happened
chronology
a branch of knowledge that deals with myths; esp: myths dealing with gods and heroes of a particular people
mythology
a newspaper concentrating on sensational and lurid news
tabloid
a brief popular saying expressing a wise thought
proverb
a finding of fault
criticism
having something to do with the matter being considered
relevant
words expressed ,again, in a different way
rephrasing
not applicable or pertinent to the matter being considered
irrelevant
an act of stealing the words or thoughts of someone else and passing them off as your own
plagiarism