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Cite

to mention in support, proof, or confirmation;

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paraphrase

a restatement of a text or passage giving the meaning in another form, as for clearness; rewording.

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Central idea

The central idea is the central, unifying element of the story, which ties together all of the other elements of fiction used by the author to tell the story.

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Judgement

An act or instance of judging

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Claim

to assert and demand the recognition of (a right, title, possession, etc.); assert one's right to:

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Convey

to carry, bring, or take from one place to another

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Pronoun

He, she, they, them, ect.

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Connotation

the associated or secondary meaning of a word or expression in addition to its explicit or primary meaning

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Precise

being exactly that and neither more nor less

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Verb

any member of a class of words that function as the main elements of predicates,

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adverb

any member of a class of words that function as modifiers of verbs or clauses, and in some languages, as Latin and English