Parts of a Word
Parts of Speech
Literary Analysis
Genre
Story Elements
100
the form of a word after all of its prefixes and suffixes have been removed
What are root words
100
a word that names a person, place, or thing
What is a noun?
100
giving an animal or object human feelings
What is personification
100
a genre made up of books or stories that are about real people or real events
What is nonfiction?
100
the place in which a story happens
What is a setting?
200
outside the regular courses offered by a school
What is extra curricular?
200
the use of two negative words when only one is needed
What is double negative?
200
language that departs from a literal meaning to achieve a certain effect
What is figurative language?
200
brief stories made up by an author
What is a short story?
200
a story that is told through the eyes of the main character
What is first person?
300
to warn before
What is forewarn?
300
a sentence that contains more than one main clause but is not separated by punctuation or a conjunction
What is a run-on sentence?
300
the act of performing a scene from a book or a play
What is dramatization
300
a genre of stories that are intended to deliver a moral
What is a fairy tales?
300
the technique an author uses to make readers feel like they know a character
What is character development?
400
a wrong act, a crime
What is misdeed?
400
a word or short group of words used to express strong feeling
What is an interjection?
400
the point in the story where the main conflict plays out
What is the climax?
400
the detailed history of a hero who demonstrates bravery and wisdom and goes through a series of trials
What is an epic
400
descriptions of sounds, smells, tastes, sights, and textures
What are sensory details?
500
without value or worth
What is worthless?
500
pronouns used to ask questions
What is an interrogative pronoun?
500
the appearances, attitudes, and beliefs unique to a character in a story
What is character traits?
500
a symbolic story that illuminates vies of particular people regarding the relationship between humans and the devine
What is a myth?
500
the technique an author uses to make readers feel excited about what will happen next in a story
What is suspense?
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