Flashcards in academic vocab Deck (16):
to mention in support, proof, or confirmation
the conversation between characters in a novel, drama, etc.
in written composition, is an attitude of a writer toward a subject or an audience
a state or quality of feeling at a particular time:
What's the boss' mood today?
a restatement of a text or passage giving the meaning in another form, as for clearness; rewording.
a unifying or dominant idea, motif, etc., as in a work of art.
the central idea can be best described as the dominant impression or the universal, generic truth found in the story.
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.
to demand by or as by virtue of a right; demand as a right or as due
transport or carry to a place
any member of a small class of words found in many languages that are used as replacements or substitutes for nouns and noun phrases
something suggested or implied by a word or thing, rather than being explicitly named or described:
the act or fact of denoting; indication.
a concise summary.
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.