using a method to plan, draft, revise, edit and publish writingsFormality of Occasions- speech or writing that is very correct and serious rather than relaxed.
the words of vocabulary of a language.
the meaning conveyed (to make understandable) in a sentence by word order and other grammatical signals.
Interpreting Literary Text
trying to find meaning and significance
hints found within a sentence, paragraph, or passage that a reader can use to understand the meaning of new or unfamiliar words.
an argument about a literary work that expresses a writer's personal perspective, interpretation, judgment, or critical evaluation of the work.
a story about people, animals, or events that is made up by an author.
a category of artistic composition, as in music or literature, characterized by similarities in form, style, or subject matter.
an author's purpose or reason/intent in writing. (amuse, persuade, inform,or satirize a condition)
(denotation) is used to mean exactly what is written or said. Ex: He was stranded without food and he starved to death.
a direct comparison of two unrelated objects. One of the most common literary devices. Ex: The tree is the god of the forest.
- an indirect comparison, where two unrelated objects are being compared to each other. Ex: This tree is like the god of the forest.