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OAV Set 2 Vocabulary

PASS SET 2 Vocabulary

 

1.  Hyperbole - an exaggeration for effect.

2.  Imagery - to use words to create vivid pictures in the reader's mind.

3. Onomatopoeia - words that by their sound suggest a certain object. (bow-wow)

4. Personification - a figure of speech in which an object or animal acts like a person.

5. Drawing Conclusions - whenever you figure out something that is not specifically told in a reading passage.

6. Metaphor - a figure of speech in which a word or phrase is used in place of another to suggest a similarity between them.

7. Simile - a combination of two things that are unlike, usually using the words like or as.

8. Infer - to read between the lines.

9. Analogy - how two things are similar or close to the same. (comparing two things)

10. Comprehension -  understanding what you have read.

11. Antagonist – a character that opposes another

 

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