Literary Elements
Genre's of Literature
Running Towards Success
Frequently Used EOG Words
Analogies

100

Who the characters are and how they act, feel, think, look, and act
What is Characterization?

100

A selection that is not true, one that is fake.
What is fiction?

100

What the letter "R" stands for in RUNNERS.
What is "Read the Title"?

100

This word means to convince a person to do something
What is persuade?

100

hot:cold :: top:
What is bottom?

200

The main lesson learned from the selection
What is theme?

200

A selection that is true; such as a newspaper article.
What is non-fiction?

200

This is what you should write at the top of each of your selections on the reading EOG.
What is "RUNNERS"?

200

A piece of information that supports a conclusion.
What is evidence?

200

factory : plant :: landfill : _______
What is DUMP?

300

The main problem or situation the characters face.
What is conflict?

300

The story of a person’s life
What is a biography?

300

The part where you underline the key words.
What is "the question"?

300

What the author states to be true.
What is author's claim?

300

hair : scissors :: grass : _______
What is lawnmower?

400

The clues the author gives the reader about things that might happen next in the story.
What is foreshadowing?

400

An untrue story that is based upon past events
What is historical fiction?

400

The second "N" in RUNNERS stands for this.
What is "Now Read"?

400

To give aid or encouragement to a specific piece of work
What is supports?

400

desert : arid :: rainforest : _______
What is humid?

500

The reason why an author wrote a particular selection
What is purpose?

500

Written steps that the reader follows in order to prepare food
What is a recipe?

500

The very last step in RUNNERS
What is "Select the best answer"

500

A brief expression, sometimes a single word, but usually two or more words forming an expression by themselves
What is a phrase?

500

trio : three :: duo : _______
What is two?