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For a great tree, death comes as a gradual transformation
this is the author's

thesis

1

A brief story about an interesting or humorous incident is called

an anecdote

2

an extended point-by-point comparison between two things

an analogy

3

the writer's attitude towards his or her subject is called_____

revealed through diction

tone

4

uses an analogy comparing reading a river to reading a book

Life on the Mississippi

5

uses an incident of a boy with an adult and later tells how the adult influenced him

A Whole Nation and a People

6

uses a powerful personal experience and then compares it to past personal experiences

A Taste of Snow

7

uses a problem, one who helped address the issue, a solution, and a quotation from a book

The Flight of Rachel Carson

8

uses chronological order and spatial progress, and then describes emptiness and usefulness

the death of a tree

9

author of Mending Wall

Robert Frost

10

The Death of Sennacherib

George Gordon

11

Dream Deferred

Langston Hughes

12

I'll Tell You How the Sun Rose

Emily Dickinson

13

The Day is Done

Longfellow

14

Jazz Fantasia

Carl Sandburg

15

The Fawn

Edna S. V. Millay

16

The Meadow Mouse

Theodore Roethke

17

Eldorado

Edgar Allan Poe

18

The Cloud

Shelley

19

Read songs from some humbler poet
Whose songs gush from his heart
As showers from the clouds of summer
Or tears from the eyelids start

these lines are...

simile

20

The hills untied their bonnets

this is a ...

personification

21

The moon tiger
In the room here

these are...

metaphor

22

Slowly silently now the moon
Walks the night in her silver shoon

these are...

alliteration

23

At Woodward Gardens

Robert Frost

24

John Anderson My Jo

Robert Burns

25

Art Review

Kenneth Fearing

26

All in green went my love riding

E.E. Cummings

27

Loveliest of Trees

A. E. Housman

28

The Erl-King

Goethe

29

Bribe

Pat Mora

30

Recessional

Rudyard Kipling

31

Lord Randal

old folk ballad

32

The Castle

Edwin Muir

33

The Battle of Blenheim

Robert Southey

34

Uphill

Christina Rosetti

35

O Mistress Mine

William Shakespeare

36

The Seven Ages of Man

William Shakespeare

37

Desert Places

Robert Frost

38

I Wandered as a Lonely Cloud

William Wordsworth

39

The Charge of the Light Brigade

Alfred Lord Tennyson

40

What does non-fiction deal with?

real people, real experiences, and real ideas

41

What is an essay?

a piece of prose writing that usually gives a brief explanation about a topic

42

the word essay comes from ...

a French expression meaning I try

43

In MLA style, when one cites a book, what is different about the parenthesis?

the page number is also included

44

In MLA style, what do you do with an entry's second and third lines?

indent them

45

In MLA style, what is putting the URL to a site as the source qualify as?

insufficient

46

Besides Greece, what amount of countries have a rich dramatic tradition?

many

47

a type of comedy which depends on an improbably situation and exaggeration

farce

48

stage directions, sound effects, soliloquies, and asides are all called . . .

the conventions of drama

49

Who wrote "A Marriage Proposal"

Anton Chekhov

50

When Kreton notes that humans are a very violent people, what is being used?

satire

51

What does Joseph do when he sees the crowd?

challenges Frank Morrison to be the first person to kill him

52

What is a monologue

a long speech spoken by one character with other actors on the stage

53

Correct story term order

exposition, raising action, crisis, falling action, climax, resolution

54

Shakespeare's plays can be classified how?

as tragedies, histories, and comedies

55

What do Romeo and Juliet both realize?

they are in love with their family's enemy

56

Parting is such sweet sorrow is classified as

an oxymoron

57

What does Romeo ask of Friar Lawrence?

to perform a wedding for Juliet and himself

58

What do the Capulets and Paris feel after they hear Juliet is dead

grief

59

Who tells Romeo that Juliet is dead?

Balthasar

60

What is Romeo's plan when he hears Juliet is dead?

to poison himself to die with Juliet

61

What happens when the bodies are discovered?

Friar Lawrence reveals his scheme to try to reunite Romeo and Juliet

62

What does Capulet intend to do at the end of the story?

make a gold statue of Romeo

63

How is the play closed?

the Prince stresses that it was a tragedy, a story of woe

64

contrasts ancient ships' valuable items with modern ships' necessary items

Cargoes

65

the poet claims that we sometimes have divine inspirations

The Sound of the Sea

66

tells how we often can erect offensive barriers against others

Mending Wall

67

contrasts a peaceful situation with a dangerous one

Meadow Mouse

68

visually demonstrates options of what could happen

Dream Deferred

69

has an unusual speaker

The Cloud

70

appeals to all our senses except touch

Our House in Hadong

71

tells the moon to leave the city

A Song of the Moon

72

has unusual rhymes

Next!

73

unusual line structure

400-meter freestyle

74

gives a sense of slow going

The Time we Climbed Snake Mountain

75

presents life as a journey

Eldorado

76

what does imagery involve

using figurative language like similes, metaphors, and personifications

77

an English sonnet has

3 stanzas of four lines
concludes with a couplet

78

Parallelism refers to

repeated words, expressions, or thoughts.

79

The point of "At Woodward's Garden" is

knowing what to do with knowledge

80

"A Little wicked wicket gate" is found in

"The Castle"

81

"Lest we forget - lest we forget" is often repeated in

"Recessional"

82

a lyrical poem that talks about friendship through life

John Anderson my Jo

83

the author makes an offering and asks for help in using words artistically in

Bribe

84

"the infant was dead" is found in

The Erl-King

85

a young fellow was poisoned to death by his girlfriend

Lord Randall

86

the author realizes his life is short

Loveliest of Trees

87

talks about graffiti pictures and graffiti artists

Art Review

88

What does a usual in-paper citation in MLA style have?

the author's last name and page number in parentheses

89

A Works Cited entry has ...
lines

first line at the left margin
subsequent lines indented

90

Jones, Bill. GREAT POEMS ITALICS. Austin: U Texas P, 2014. Print.
Is this correct?

yes

91

The alphabetical listing and the hanging indentations ....

help the reader find the source quickly

92

if an author is unknown...

the title of a book or a website can be used

93

Is Jones, Bill et al. correct for three authors?

yes

94

what is plagiarism

stealing another person's intellectual property

95

an important part of research is ...

integrating one's own views on a subject with others' views

96

in a research paper, a student should document

everything that has been provided by another

97

3 things to evaluate a resource

authority
accuracy
currency

98

when there is a long indented quotation, the punctuation

goes before the parentheses

99

Citations in the text should

always point to entries in the Work Cited pages

100

4 major meter types

iambic
trochee
anapest
dactyl

101

trustworthy websites usually have...

sponsors, an editorial policy, a board, and contributors

102

to avoid plagiarism, put statements ... and put...

in quotation marks
the resource in parentheses

103

For an entry from a website in the Works Cited page, a student should have .... minimum

website's title, date of publication, medium, and date of access

104

Where should one go to find other examples of how to do entries for various resources?

5.7.1 MLA HANDBOOK

105

What all can one use to find materials in a research paper?

audio sources
movies
interviews
lectures
letters

106

to generate details, ....

one must ask questions

107

a conclusion should

tie up loose ends and leave the reader satisfied

108

the conclusion should be

slowly written in order to leave a good impression

109

Have ________ words

vivid and specific

110

have ______modifiers which ______

fresh
appeal to the senses

111

use _____ words, ____ nouns, and _____ verbs

new
concrete
juicy

112

sentences should have

a variety of beginnings and endings

113

what should you do to catch errors and determine the paper's flow?

read it aloud

114

a good punctuation mark to use

;

115

our voice is revealed by

word choice

116

voice reveals

one's personality and outlook and tone

117

how to proof read your paper's spelling

read it backwards

118

some good questions to ask as you edit

Why is this punctuation here?
Did I leave something out?

119

When conventions are used properly,...

they are almost unnoticed

120

One should be ____ to display your writing

proud

121

one should try to make a ________ through the presentation

positive impression

122

a quality final copy makes the reader think that you ...

have probably done quality work

123

What is a poet laureate

a designated writer for a state, region or country

124

A symbol...

represents something much larger than itself

125

the psalms of the Bible use much ____

parallelism
thought rhyme

126

a writer's style deals with

the way language is used and ideas are arranged

127

In MLA style, a period usually comes ______ the parenthesis that indicates the source

after

128

the type of drama that comes from a Greek word meaning goat song is

tragedy

129

What does Frank Morrison do?

attempts to rally the crowd against Joseph, but they all leave when Arthur stands firm

130

How does Romeo hear about the Capulet party?

the servant who needed the invitation read

131

What is Lady Capulet's reaction to Juliet going to marry Romeo?

she doesn't know it is happening

132

Why does Paris come to Juliet's tomb?

he wants to grieve and pay his respects

133

What does the Prince say about the two feuding families in the end?

he says they've been punished enough

134

contrasts the sunrise and the sunset

I'll tell you how the sun rose

135

talks about a dreary land and ends with a jolting cart

The Shell

136

has a peaceful setting and relaxing mood

The Space

137

powerful metaphor causes us to be fearful

Moon Tiger

138

Italian sonnet

The Sound of the Sea

139

poem has a rhyme of anapestic tetrameter

Death of Sennacherib

140

has a strong contrast - freedom from the sea, but death on shore

Starfish

141

Who wrote the poem about daffodils?

William Wordsworth

142

a narrative poem that describes 600 brave soldiers

The Charge of the Light Brigade

143

as a grandfather recalls a battle of victory, his grandchildren point out the war's horrors

The Battle of Blenheim

144

says let's get on with love while we're young

O Mistress Mine

145

infancy, schoolboy, lover, soldier, judge, elderly, senile

Seven Ages of Man

146

poet laureate of England for 40 years

Tennyson

147

one of Scotland's greatest poets

Robert Burns

148

tried new ideas, no punctuation, no capitalization, visual cues

E.E. cummings

149

England's greatest nature poet

Wordsworth

150

How long is the Works Cited page?

any length

151

What does one use when alphabetizing a title?

skip the a, an, and the

152

What is paraphrasing another person's argument without a reference to him or her

plagiarism

153

How many pages is a citation?

as many

154

What is free verse?

no specific rhyme scheme

155

what is metered verse?

has a fixed rhyme and rhythm

156

What does the MLA handbook do about online books?

provides a form for it

157

how to start a paper

ask a thought provoking question
preview the conclusion
use an anecdote
introduce your main points
give a dramatic statement or fact
give an expert's quotation
use a creative or unique angle

158

what type of verbs should we use?

action verbs

159

how long should sentences be?

varied

160

What should you do after writing your paper?

set it aside to get a fresh look

161

how should your fonts and spacing be?

plain and uniform

162

what is onomatopoeia?

a word that sounds like what it means

163

what are repeated vowel sounds?

assonance

164

3 appeals of Aristotle

ethos
logos
pathos

165

6 rhetorical devices mentioned in Vance's presentation

repeated words
repeated sentences
fragments
similes
metaphors
personification
rhetorical questions

166

3 parts of the rhetorical triangle with the circle

speaker
audience
subject
with a circle of context and purpose

167

a word or phrase denoting one kind of object or idea used in place of another to suggest a likeness or analogy between them
an implicit comparison

metaphor

168

an explicit comparison

simile

169

substituting a part for a whole or a whole for a part

synecdoche

170

substituting the name of something for whatever it is associated with

Metonomy

171

substituting a descriptive phrase, made up of a concrete adjective and abstract noun, for a precise word

periphrasis

172

attributing animation to something inanimate
treating a thing or abstract quality as though it were a person

personification

173

deliberate combination of seemingly contradictory words

oxymoron

174

devices which have the rational appeal of logic and the aesthetic appeal of symmetry

repetition
parallelism
contrast
antithesis

175

repetition of word or words beginning a series of parallel syntactical units

anaphora

176

two words joined by a conjunction although one modifies the other

hendiadys

177

rearrangement of normal word order for effect

transposition

178

direct address of an abstraction or someone absent

apostrophe

179

deliberate overstatement
exaggeration for effect

hyperbole

180

reference to or echo of familiar expressions, persons, or objects from a cultural tradition

allusion

181

double and triple level suggestive power of words

connotation

182

going to take my wheels instead of taking a car

synecdoche

183

saying crown instead of king

metonymy

184

fringed curtains of thine eye instead of eyelashes

periphrasis

185

his blessed plot, this realm, this earth, this England

anaphora

186

this policy and reverence of age means this policy of reverencing age

hendiadys

187

gold meaning wealth and beauty excellence or greed

connotation

188

Who is Lee Strobel?

a court reporter at the Chigaco Tribune

189

What did Strobel study in?

journalism and law

190

What made Strobel investigate Christianity?

his wife's conversion

191

What is similar to people today who assume that Jesus is a good teacher or myth?

the wrong assumption towards the accused in a court case

192

What are the interviews with Blomberg about?

the reliability of the Gospels

193

What do court cases show?

the importance of eye-witness evidence

194

How many gospels had eye-witness accounts?

2

195

What did the other two Gospels use for information?

connections with eye-witnesses

196

Who were the eye-witnesses that wrote Gospels

Matthew and John

197

What did ancient biographies stress?

the lesson to be learned

198

What is the lesson in the biography of Jesus

Jesus is the Son of God

199

Is Jesus historical or a myth and why?

historical because not enough time passed for him to develop into a myth

200

an example of someone developing into a myth

Alexander the Great
500 years time

201

How long after Jesus' life were the Gospels written?

30-50 years

202

How do we know the apostles weren't lying?

the enemies of Jesus would have corrected them

203

Which Gospel provides the most direct claims of Jesus' divinity?

John

204

What does the term "Son of Man" refer to

a divine being

205

three ways the synoptics show Jesus to be God

Son of Man
ability to forgive sins
the One Risen from the Dead

206

How many tests does Strobel put to Blomberg?

8

207

What were the apostles' intentions

to accurately preserve history

208

Why did the apostles have the ability to transmit an accurate message

unlike telephone, it was checked every few steps for accuracy

209

What about contradictions?

none that can't be resolved

210

How do we know that the Gospels weren't biased?

the men who wrote them loved Jesus openly

211

How do we know that the writers didn't falsify the story?

weaknesses are shown

212

How is the setting confirmed?

archaeology

213

Who would have pointed out falsehoods if there were any?

the Jews

214

As Blomberg studied the Gospels, what did he say happened to him?

his faith grew

215

What did Strobel say about the result of the Blomberg interview

a good foundation

216

Who is Douglas?

a DI who could figure out criminals' personalities from clues about what they said and did

217

What is Strobel's idea going into the Witherington interview?

he can use the Douglas idea to see if Jesus' claims to be God's Son matched up with His deeds

218

Why does Witherington say that Jesus' relationship to His disciples was important?

He was founding a new order

219

Why didn't the Jewish religious leaders like Jesus?

His authority and stress on newness

220

How does Jesus claim that His miracles are done?

by the finger of God

221

To what do Jesus' miracles point?

His new kingdom

222

Ways Jesus' relationship to God are unique

Abba - Daddy
Son of Man - expression from Daniel underscoring his divinity
claiming He and God are one

223

What did Jesus see himself as?

being on a divine mission to offer salvation to all people

224

Why does Strobel interview Collins

a psychologist to see if Jesus was insane when He made his claims

225

Ways that Jesus did not act imbalanced

helpful and compassionate most of the time

226

Why was Jesus not a hypnotist?

you can't fool others against their wills

227

Why were Jesus' healings not psycho-somatically induced?

Jesus' healings caused real physical changes to take place instantly
His goal was to be helpful

228

What does Jesus claim, and how does He back it up?

to be God's Son
His words, miracles, and rational actions

229

How does Strobel use fingerprints to inspire his next interview?

the Jewish prophecies like fingerprints point to a unique individual, and Jesus fulfills those prophecies

230

Who is Lapides?

grew up Jewish and didn't know about Jesus

231

What did Lapides think Jesus was?

a dead Gentile invention

232

What problems did Lapides go through?

drugs, war, Eastern religions, Satanism

233

What turned Lapides' life?

Christians challenged him by saying that God was objective and that Jesus was the Messiah

234

What did Lapides think the New Testament was?

Nazi propaganda

235

What did Lapides do after being challenged by the Christians?

read the OT prophecies and NT and found the prophecies proven in Jesus

236

How many prophecies did Jesus fulfill?

48

237

Could Jesus fulfilling all these prophecies be a coincidence?

no

238

What would have happened if the writers tried to fabricate the fulfillment of the prophecies?

Jesus' enemies would have quelled it

239

Why couldn't the prophecies have been manipulated?

Jesus didn't choose the time of his birth

240

What fills the prophecies?

Jesus' life, death, and resurrection

241

Who is in the resurrection empty tomb interview?

Craig

242

What does Craig say did not happen to the body?

was not thrown to the dogs
it was buried

243

About Joseph of Arimathea

all the Gospels mention him
Luke does say he was absent from Jesus' death council
a historical figure

244

How is Mark's Gospel the easiest to be taken as reliable?

written the closest to Jesus' life

245

What did the Jews view the resurrection as?

a physical act, not just spiritual

246

What does the Jewish and Christian debate on the resurrection show?

the guard story is true

247

What do the inconsistencies of the resurrection stories show?

that they were all genuine and the inconsistencies are minor and can be rectified

248

What does the presence of the women in the story show?

the authenticity of the gospels since women were seen as untrustworthy

249

Early preachers did ....

make reference to the empty tomb, just not in those words

250

Who knew about Jesus' tomb?

Jews and Christians alike

251

Why do Jesus' enemies never mention the tomb?

they admitted that it didn't have a body there

252

Why is the resurrection possible?

a God exists who can perform miracles in our world

253

What is circumstantial evidence?

not direct like eye-witness testimony, but can be effective enough to convict a person if it can be proven that all the pieces of the puzzle point to the person being in that situation

254

What does Strobel ask Moreland?

5 pieces of circumstantial evidence which prove the resurrection

255

Circumstantial evidence 1.

the transformation in the apostles
fear to boldness

256

Circumstantial evidence 2.

the transformation of the skeptics like James and Paul

257

circumstantial evidence 3.

key Jewish social structures changed, like animal sacrifices and keeping Sabbaths

258

circumstantial evidence 4.

the Lord's Supper and baptism by immersion replay the resurrection

259

circumstantial evidence 5

the church would never have existed if there had not been a resurrection

260

Moreland's conclusion?

people can continue to have a relationship with the risen Jesus