fig lang
conflict
mixed
test skills
100

the lions roar was like the rumbling of an earthquake

what is smile

100

an internal struggle

what is man vs. self

100

the hero of the story

what is protagonist

100

this helps you put questions in your own words

what is the rewording strategy 

200

SLAM!

what is onomatopoeia

200

two kids in a fight on the bus

what is man vs. man

200

the person in the story who keeps the main character from getting what he/she wants

what is antagonist

200

taking a second look over the text to be sure you understand it

what is rereading

300

sally sold seashells at the sea shore

what is alliteration

300

a man got bitten by a snake

what is man vs. nature

300

words that mean the same thing

what is synonym

300

crossing out an answer that you know has to be incorrect right away

what is "Slash & Trash" or the "Obviously Wrong" strategy 

400
"There were millions of people at the mall on Saturday."

what is hyperbole

400

a gang of bullies were picking on a kid

what is man vs. society

400

words that mean the opposite

what is antonym

400

using what you already know to figure out the answers to questions

what is applying prior knowledge

500

"The dress was so beautiful, it seemed like it belonged to Cinderella."

what is allusion

500

a girl is struggling to do the right thing

what is man vs. self (internal struggle)

500

the lesson or moral of a fiction text

what is the theme

500

using the context clues throughout the text to figure out what a question is asking

what is inferring/inferencing

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