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									                         PSSA English II Word Wall
                       Know the meaning of all the following terms:
1. Abstract Nouns                                   24. Deductive

2. Acronym                                          25. Denotation

3. Adjective                                        26. Descriptive

4. Adverb                                           27. Dialogue

5. Allegory                                         28. Diction

6. Alliteration                                     29. Differentiate

7. Allusion                                         30. Editorial

8. Analysis                                         31. Epic

9. Antonym                                          32. Ellipsis

10. Assonance                                       33. Evaluate

11. Autobiography                                   34. Exposition

12. Biography                                       35. Expository

13. Cause and Effect                                36. Falling Action

14. Characterization                                37. Fiction

15. Climax                                          38. Figurative Language

16. Common Nouns                                    39. First Person

17. Comparison                                      40. Flashback

18. Concrete Nouns                                  41. Fluency

19. Conflict                                        42. Focus

20. Connotation                                     43. Foreshadowing

21. Consonant                                       44. Free Verse

22. Contrast                                        45. Generalization

23. Conventions                                     46. Genre
47. Homonym/Homophone    72. Noun

48. Hubris               73. Novel

49. Hyperbole            74. Omniscient

50. Idiom                75. Onomatopoeia

51. Imagery              76. Oration

52. Inductive            77. Oxymoron

53. Inference            78. Paradox

54. Informational        79. Paraphrase

55. Initialism           80. Parody

56. Irony                81. Personification

57. Lecture              82. Perspective

58. Limited View         83. Persuasive

59. Literary Conflict    84. Plot

60. Main Idea            85. Plural

61. Man vs. Fate         86. Poetry

62. Man vs. Machine      87. Point of View

63. Man vs. Man          88. Possessive

64. Man vs. Nature       89. Predicting

65. Man vs. Self         90. Prefix

66. Metaphor             91. Proper Nouns

67. Meter                92. Prose

68. Mood                 93. Pun

69. Naive First person   94. Reflective

70. Narrative            95. Resolution

71. Nonfiction           96. Revising
97.    Rhyme

98.    Rhythm

99.    Rising Action

100.   Root Word

101.   Satire

102.   Semantics

103.   Setting

104.   Simile

105.   Singular

106.   Style

107.   Suffix

108.   Summarize

109.   Symbolism

110.   Synonym

111.   Syntax

112.   Theme

113.   Thesis

114.   Third Person

115.   Tone

116.   Venn Diagram

117.   Verbs

118.   Visualization

119.   Voice

								
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