Word Clues 2
Fictional Terms
MLA Format
Word Clues 1
Misc.

100

What is the definition of "diagonal"?
a straight line joining two opposite corners of a straight-sided shape

100

What is the difference between 3rd person limited and 3rd person omniscient?
Limited: narrator only explains thoughts and feelings of one specific character Omniscient: narrator can explain thoughts and feelings of all characters

100

A paper must be ___________ spaced to be in proper MLA format.
double

100

What is the meaning of the word "philanthropy"?
a love of mankind

100

What are the two types of conflict?
Internal and External

200

What is the definition of "eulogy"?
a speech or writing in praise of a person or thing

200

Define Direct Characterization.
information we learn about a character that the author explains directly to the reader.

200

What size font and type of font does MLA require?
Times New Roman, 12 pt.

200

What is the meaning of the word "megaphone"?
a device for magnifying sound

200

Define Denotation and Connotation.
Denotation: literal definition Connotation: feelings and emotions associated with a word

300

Define the prefix "hetero-".
various; unlike

300

Another word for "resolution" is...
Denouement.

300

What goes inside a parenthetical citation when citing something from a novel?
author's last name and page number

300

What is the definition of "euphonious"?
pleasant in sound; nice to hear

300

Define the following word: misogynist
a person who hates, dislikes, or mistrust of women

400

Define the following root: log
idea; word; speech; discussion; reason; study

400

To make an educated guess about something based on the information we have been provided means to make an...
Inference.

400

When organizing your sources in a works cited page, how must you organize them?
alphabetic order by author's last name.

400

Define the prefix "eu".
good; well

400

Define "oligarchy".
a small body of individuals running a government

500

What is the difference between "pandemic," "epidemic," and "endemic"?
pandemic:something uncommon throughout an entire group of people epidemic: staying in one place within a group of people endemic: naturally occurring within a specific people or place

500

What is an allusion?
A reference to someone or something outside the work of literature that the author does not explain and expects the reader to understand.

500

When typing a paper in MLA format, what size should your margins be?
one inch.

500

Define the root word "mega-/megalo-".
large; long

500

What is the difference between Homogeneous and Heterogeneous?
Homogeneous:of the same kind or nature; essentially alike Heterogeneous:different in kind; unlike