Mid-Term Review 2012

Skills

Inferences

Narration

    1st person

    3rd Person limited

    3rd person omniscient

Identify humor

Characterization

    Round, flat

    Static, Dynamic

Making Predictions

Parallelism

Foreshadowing

Suspense

Appeal to reason

Conflict

Irony

Anecdotes

Tone

 

Grammar

Predicate adjectives

Pronoun-antecedant agreement

Verb tense

Indefinite pronouns

Passive voice

Direct object

Predicate nominative

Proper nouns

 

Word roots

    Saturn--- Saturday

    Furies--- furious

    duct

 

Suffix

  --ity

 

Prefix

  Con—

 

Vocab

Revive

Situation

 

Writing

Thesis

Problem solution

Persuasion

Business Letter

 

Short Stories

“The Gift of the Magi”

“The Secret Life of Walter Mitty