We think you have liked this presentation. If you wish to download it, please recommend it to your friends in any social system. Share buttons are a little bit lower. Thank you!
Presentation is loading. Please wait.
Published byDallas Heathcott
Modified about 1 year ago
candid Completely honest, straightforward
conjecture Inference; guesswork
Effusive Overflowing; showing excess emotion
euphemism A mild, indirect, or vague term substituting for a harsh, blunt, or offensive term Ex: Pass away is a euphemism for dying
extrapolate To infer or estimate by extending or projecting known information
incoherent Lacking cohesion or connection; not understandable
insinuate To imply
loquacius Very talkative
lucid Easily understood, clear
rhetoric The art of using language effectively and persuasively
acumen Quickness Keen insight
adroit Capable with hands
ascertain To find out
disseminate To scatter widely
erudition Deep, extensive learning
pedantic Concerned with book learning and formal rules
perspicacious Clever; smart
precocious Early intellectual ability
prospectus Formal proposal
SAT The Hit Parade Are You Talkin’ To Me?. 1. Candid – KAN did – completely honest, straightforward. Candace’s candidness overwhelmed her business colleagues,
SAT VOCABULARY Fall TUESDAY AUGUST 5TH You can make flashcards or have an ongoing vocab section in your notebooks. Please use the definitions provided.
Audience Awareness Know your audience before you start writing. The audience is who will read your writing. The audience may include your teacher, your.
Literary Skills Romeo and Juliet. Figurative Language - 1. Oxymoron Definition- a figure of speech in which two opposite ideas are joined to create an.
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 4 Pre-AP English II 1. Aesthetic Adj. – relating or pertaining to a sense of beauty or art.
Utopia and Dystopia “Utopia” – comes from the Greek expression of “no place.” It refers to an ideal place; it also means any visionary system of political.
A Slap on the wrist. It is the substitution of a mild, indirect, or vague expression for one thought to be offensive, harsh, or blunt. What are some.
Foundation Words Vocabulary Study. Rhetoric the technique of using language effectively the art of using language/speech * to persuade, * to influence,
Assertion emphatic statement: a strong statement that something is true - act of stating something emphatically: the act of stating emphatically that something.
Art of finding and analyzing all the choices involving language that a writer, speaker, reader, or listener might make in a situation so that the text.
Lit Terms Unit 4. rhetorical question a question asked solely to produce an effect or to make an assertion and not to elicit a reply How many times do.
The Giver by Lois Lowry Day 6 Warm up Warm up: Listen to Rap about Parts of Speech & go over Parts of Speech handout sheet.
SOAPSTONE & STRATEGIES Annotation Notes. SOAPS Speaker Occasion Audience Purpose Subject.
Terms: Literary 1. CONVENTION: A device of style or subject matter so often used that it becomes a recognized means of expression, or a traditional aspect.
GXEX1406 Thinking and Communication Skills Identifying Persuasive Language.
Gifted and Talented Programming Wendy Pieseski (with a little help from Natasha Straayer) April 23, 2015.
What persuasive techniques are used to influence your behaviors?
Rhetorical Devices Presentation By Stanique, Julia, Austin and Cole.
PUNS, EUPHEMISMS, AND IDIOMS Have you ever thought that translations from one language to another are very literal? Does anything ever get “lost in translation”?
Literary Terms. theme a central message or insight into life revealed by a literary work an essay’s theme is often directly stated in the thesis statement.
School Based Assessment and Reporting Unit Curriculum Directorate Reporting.
Persuasive Techniques. Propaganda is the systematic spread of information that reflects or supports a certain viewpoint or bias. Governments will often.
Holocaust –noun 1. a great or complete devastation or destruction, especially by fire. 2. a sacrifice completely consumed by fire; burnt offering. 3. (
GOOD MORNING! Please find your graded papers on the front table: Summer Homework & Socratic Seminar papers Then we will set up our spirals into three sections:
The Scarlet Letter Review. Terms to Review Personification: attribution of human nature to animalsPersonification: attribution of human nature to animals.
Hot SAT Words Lessons LESSON # 28 Like an owl! Words Relating to Being Wise and Sharp- Minded.
Language Just as an automobile is used for transportation purposes, language is the vehicle by which humans communicate.
RETRACT TO DRAW BACK; WITHDRAW. INVINCIBLE UNABLE TO BE CONQUERED.
TEACHERS SOFTWARE. Offers spread sheets for grade, student’s name, ID number, activities, point values, and homeroom numbers.
Euphemisms “Thy Speech Maketh Thee Known” Matthew 26:73.
The Stories That Connect Us: Vocabulary and Literary Devices.
Inference-(n.) the process of arriving at a conclusion. To infer is to conclude. Evaluate – (v.) to judge the reasonableness and /or quality of ideas.
Scales for Identifying Gifted Students Teacher Survey.
Web Page Design I Basic Computer Terms “How the Internet & the World Wide Web (www) Works”
Test-Taking Techniques & Test Anxiety Angela Hardwick Academic Success Center April 27, 2006.
Propaganda What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You. What IS Propaganda? Spread of ideas, information, or rumor for the purpose of helping or injuring an institution,
The Giver by Lois Lowry Day 6 Warm up Warm up: Journal- Would you be willing to give up you ability make choices if it meant you would always be safe.
Teacher: Angela Carvalho September 2011 Describing people Personality Traits.
WRITTEN ASSIGNMENT: Text Types ENGLISH B – HIGHER LEVEL– MAY 2016.
EI Results Self-Awareness Aware of strengths and weaknesses. Tap into emotions and understand the reasoning behind them Je ne regrette rien Social Awareness.
© 2005 Pearson Education, Inc., publishing as Pearson Longman Chapter 7: Inference PowerPoint by JoAnn Yaworski and Mimi Markus Bridging the Gap, 8/e Brenda.
Ausubel’s major principle about learning theory: “If I had to reduce all of educational psychology to just one principle, I would say this: the most important.
1 Examination Standard of Inventive Step in Taiwan Tony C. H. Lin Patent Attorney APAA Taiwan Group Lee and Li, Attorneys-at-Law November 18, 2007 in Adelaide.
Aristotle’s Three Ways to Persuade Logos Ethos Pathos.
Diction Lesson 3 “Troublesome” Terms. Synecdoche (sih-NECK-duh-kee) figure of speech in which a part stands for the whole a. “I have nothing to offer.
Chapter 3 Language and Communication. Understand the power of language Identify the five functional competencies Recognize and address communication problems.
Ethos, Logos, Pathos Using rhetoric to advance your writing.
1 Unit 13 Euphemism By Neil Postman Luozhaohui 2 Look at the following and tell what they refer to: senior citizen newly single memorial park funeral.
© 2017 SlidePlayer.com Inc. All rights reserved.