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There will be...

- 48 multiple choice questions
- 2 sentences to write out
- 4 essays about mini essays
- 1 personal growth essay

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Clause

- A group of words that has a subject and a verb
- Can be dependent or independent

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Independent Clause

- Complete sentence

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Dependent Clause

- Incomplete sentence

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Subject

- What the sentence is about

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Predicate

- The action that the subject takes

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Modifying Phrase

- Additional info that can be removed from a sentence

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Know how to ...

- Distinguish between dependent clauses, independent clauses, and modifying phrases

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Subordinating Conjunctions

- Unless, before, although

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Coordinating Conjunctions

- For, and, nor, but, or, so, yet

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Acronym for Coordinating Conjunctions

FANBOYS

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Run-on Sentence

- Lacks punctuation
- Two incomplete thoughts

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Fragment

- Incomplete
- Lacks subject or predicate

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The title should be _____ _______ and should be ______ on the page.

- Works Cited
- centered

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The entries should be ______ - ______, in ________ order and have a _ _____ indent.

- Double-spaced
- Alphabetical
- 5 space

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Like the rest of the paper, there should be a header with two things: _____ _____ and __ ______.

- Last name
- Page number

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Like the rest of the paper, the font used should be ____ ___ _____ and have __ _____ font.

- Times New Roman
- 12 point

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The information included in a works cited entry:

1.) Author: last name, first name.
2.) Title,
3.) Publication:
4.) pg. number,
5.) Year/Date

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Book Entry on Works Cited

Phillips, Jack. Into the Darkness, Doubleday: 2007.

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Journal Entry on Works Cited

Smith, Mary, Dan Willis, and Avril Copper. "Chimpanzee Infant Development: A Time-Based Approach." Primates vol. 37, no. 2, 2011, pp. 201 - 230.

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What should be italicized in MLA citation?

- "Containers"
- Book, journal, newspaper, magazine, TV Shows, and albums

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What should be in quotation marks in MLA citation?

- "What comes from containers"
- Chapter titles, short stories, article titles, episode titles, and songs

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What should an in-text citation use ?

- Author last name
- Page number

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When are single quotation marks used?

- For quotes within quotes

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What does "et. al." mean and when is it used?

- And others
- When there is three or more authors in an in-text citation

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What is capitalized in a MLA format title?

- Proper nouns, first letter, not a conjunction or article

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Know subject-verb agreement

- Boy is
- Boys are

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Numbers above __ are hyphenated.

- 20

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Examples of prefixes

- pre-, post-, anti-, pro-

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What are the marks of formal writing?

- Full-formed words
- Third person
- Complex sentences
- Objective/unemotional tone
- High-register words

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What are the marks of informal writing?

- Contractions/abbreviations
- First and second person
- Short sentences/fragments
- Conversational tone

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Where is it appropriate to use an apostrophe ?

- When a word is possessive
- When a word is a contraction

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Know....

- The six comma rules
- Mainly, where a comma would go in a sentence

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DO NOT FORGET TO STUDY YOUR ESSAYS !!

- Annie Dillard
- Amanda Coyne
- Betsy Samson
- Karen Kornbluh

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KNOW THE PURPOSE OF EACH TYPE OF ESSAY

- Remembered Event
- Profile
- Common Ground
- Proposing a Solution