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cite

to mention in support, proof, or confirmation

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dialouge

the conversation between characters in a novel, drama, etc.

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tone

in written composition, is an attitude of a writer toward a subject or an audience

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mood

a state or quality of feeling at a particular time:
What's the boss' mood today?

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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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theme

a unifying or dominant idea, motif, etc., as in a work of art.

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centrale idea

the central idea can be best described as the dominant impression or the universal, generic truth found in the story.

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judegement

the ability to judge, make a decision, or form an opinion objectively, authoritatively, and wisely, especially in matters affecting action; good sense; discretion:
a man of sound judgment.

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claim

to demand by or as by virtue of a right; demand as a right or as due

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convey

transport or carry to a place

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pronoun

any member of a small class of words found in many languages that are used as replacements or substitutes for nouns and noun phrases

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connotatiton

something suggested or implied by a word or thing, rather than being explicitly named or described:

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denotation

the act or fact of denoting; indication.

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precise

a concise summary.

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verb

a word used to describe an action, state, or occurrence, and forming the main part of the predicate of a sentence, such as hear, become, happen.

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adverb

describe the verb