parts of speech
main idea
random
mixture of review
Root word prefix or suffix

100

use of the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed syllable in a line of verse

Alliteration

100

Words to express emotions: Examples: Wow! Ouch!

interjections

100

Tells a story



narrative

100

the perspective from which a story is told

point of view

100

ly

suffix

200

This adjective compares two things. They end with "-er."comparative

comparative


200

Introduces/First Paragraph of the essay; grab readers attention and states the main idea

introductory paragraph


200

is the use of words that sound like the words they describe

onomatopoeia

200

A writing prompt gives definition and direction to the assigned topic. It can be as simple as a general idea, or complex enough to define the position of the thesis as well as the supporting paragraph

writing prompt

200

trans

prefix

300

joins words or groups of words EXAMPLES: and, or, but

junctions



300

a main idea that is suggested or inferred but not directly stated

implied main idea

300

Noun - Verb - Adjective - Pronoun - Adverb - Preposition - Conjunction - Interjection



parts of speech

300

a punctuation mark (:) used after a word introducing a series or an example or an explanation (or after the salutation of a business letter)

colon

300

port

root word

400

extravagant exaggeration


hyperbole



400

Found in the first or last sentence of a paragraph / found in the first or last paragraph of a story

stated main idea


400

A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given human feelings, thoughts, or attitudes

personification

400

punctuation mark that separates two independent clauses in a sentence. Ex. Gertrude was unhappy about her grades; she will try harder this grading period.

semi-colon


400

tion

suffix

500

An expression that cannot be understood if taken literally (ex- "Get your head out of the clouds").

idiom


500

comparison not using like or as

metaphor

500

the sequence of events in a story



plot

500

A educated guess 

inference 

500

re

prefix