Definitions
Parts of Speech
Parts of Speech II
Examples
Miscellaneous
100

A person, place thing or idea

What is a noun?

100

[The orphaned dog that ran across the street was almost hit by a terribly fast moving car.] The underlined word.

What is a noun?

100

[I enjoy flying kites! The majestic and colorful designs soaring in the air inspire me to take my own life to exhilarating new heights!] The underlined word.

What is a verb?

100

Five furry ferrets found four funky flavors.

What is alliteration?

100

Giving a hint that something will happen later in the story. 

What is foreshadowing?
200

Modifies or describes a verb.

What is an adverb?

200

[The orphaned dog that ran across the street was almost hit by a terribly fast moving car.] The underlined word.

What is a verb?

200

[I enjoy flying kites! The majestic and colorful designs soaring in the air inspire me to take my own life to exhilarating new heights!] The underlined word.

What is an adjective?

200

As soon as the bell rang, the student took off like a rockets!

What is a simile?

200
Even after the terrible accident the character refused to change her actions and continued to act the same way. 

What is a static character?

300

The repetition of initial sounds to create a rhythmic effect in writing. 

What is alliteration?

300

[The orphaned dog that ran across the street was almost hit by a terribly fast moving car.] The underlined word.

What is an adverb?

300

[I enjoy flying kites! The majestic and colorful designs soaring in the air inspire me to take my own life to exhilarating new heights!] The underlined word.

What is a verb?

300
Samantha could not decide whether to disobey her mother and go with her friends to the mall or stay home and do her homework. 

What is internal conflict?

300

[When the dog barked wildly, I got up to see what was happening.] This type of sentence? 

What is a complex sentence?

400

Is the doer of the action. 

What is a subject?

400

[The orphaned dog that ran across the street was almost hit by a terribly fast moving car.] The underlined word.

What is an article?

400

[I enjoy flying kites! The majestic and colorful designs soaring in the air inspire me to take my own life to exhilarating new heights!] The underlined word.

What is an object pronoun?

400

The evil teacher grunted out a foul smelling burp that echoed throughout the classroom as he reached his calloused hand down a swiped the incomplete paper from the sobbing student. A lone tear splashed down on to her desk as her sob turned into a wail that could be heard rolling down the hallway.

What is imagery?

400

The wind was a terrifying spirit that haunted my nightmares.

What is a metaphor?

500

When two contradictory words are combined to create and interesting description or effect.

What is an oxymoron?

500

[The orphaned dog that ran across the street was almost hit by a terribly fast moving car.] The underlined word.

What is a preposition? or What is an adverb?

500

[I enjoy flying kites! The majestic and colorful designs soaring in the air inspire me to take my own life to exhilarating new heights!] The underlined word.

What is a gerund?

500

Cinderella was stuck. Her mean step-sisters got to go to the ball and get a chance to marry the prince, but she had to stay here cleaning. Even if she could go, she would have nothing to wear!

All of a sudden, a little old lady she had never seen before appeared in a poof of white light and gave her everything she needed to go to the ball. 

What is deus ex machina?

500

Do geese see god?

What is a palindrome?

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