1. label to put in a certain class; classify
2. strategy a particular plan to reach a goal
3. respond answer or reply
4. biography an account of someone's life written by someone else
5. simile a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with another thing of a different kind
6. hyperbole exaggerated statements or claims not meant to be taken literally
7. imagery visually descriptive or figurative language
8. journal daily record of news and events of a personal nature
9. predict say or estimate that (a specified thing) will happen in the future or will be a consequence of something
10. non-fiction prose writing that is based on facts, real events, and real people, such as biography or history.
11. fiction literature in the form of prose, esp. short stories and novels, that describes imaginary events and people
12. effect a change that is a result or consequence of an action or other cause
13. affect have an effect on; make a difference to
14. phrase a small group of words standing together as a conceptual unit, typically forming a component of a clause
15. character a person in a novel, play, or movie
16. community a group of people living together in one place, esp. one practicing common ownership
17. setting the place or type of surroundings where something is positioned or where an event takes place
18. point of view (in fictional writing) the narrator's position in relation to the story being told
19. conflict a serious disagreement or argument
20. interpret explain the meaning of (information, words, or actions)
21. express convey (a thought or feeling) in words or by gestures and conduct
22. theme the subject of a talk, a piece of writing, a person's thoughts, or an exhibition
23. adapt make (something) suitable for a new use or purpose; modify
24. identity the fact of being who or what a person or thing is
25. organize arrange into a structured whole; order
26. investigate carry out a systematic or formal inquiry to discover and examine the facts of (an incident, allegation, etc.) so as to establish the truth
27. script the written text of a play, movie, or broadcast
28. autobiography an account of a person's life written by that person
29. interview a meeting of people face to face, esp. for consultation.
30. novel a fictitious prose narrative of book length, typically representing character and action with some degree of realism
31. alphabetical in the order of the letters of the alphabet
32. verb a word used to describe an action, state, or occurrence, and forming the main part of the predicate of a sentence
33. noun a word (other than a pronoun) used to identify any of a class of people, places, or things ( common noun) , or to name a particular one of these ( proper noun)
34. adjective a word or phrase naming an attribute, added to or grammatically related to a noun to modify or describe it.
35. sentence a set of words that is complete in itself, typically containing a subject and predicate, conveying a statement, question, exclamation, or command
36. paragraph a distinct section of a piece of writing, usually dealing with a single theme and indicated by a new line, indentation, or numbering.
37. period a punctuation mark (.) used at the end of a sentence or an abbreviation
38. question mark a punctuation mark (?) indicating a question.
39. quotation group of words taken from a text or speech and repeated by someone other than the original author or speaker
40. colon a punctuation mark (:) indicating• that a writer is introducing a quotation or a list of items.
41. semicolon a punctuation mark (;) indicating a pause, typically between two main clauses, that is more pronounced than that indicated by a comma
42. adverb a word or phrase that modifies or qualifies an adjective, verb, or other adverb or a word-group, expressing a relation of place, time, circumstance, manner, cause, degree
43. introduction the bringing of a product, measure, concept, etc., into use or operation for the first time
44. conclusion the end or finish of an event or process
45. edit prepare (written material) for publication by correcting, condensing, or otherwise modifying it
46. synonyms a word or phrase that means exactly or nearly the same as another word or phrase in the same language
47. antonyms a word opposite in meaning to another
48. homonyms each of two words having the same pronunciation but different meanings, origins, or spelling
49. genre a category of artistic composition, as in music or literature, characterized by similarities in form, style, or subject matter.
50. conventions a way in which something is usually done, esp. within a particular area or activity
51. dialogue conversation between two or more people as a feature of a book, play, or movie
52. apostrophe a punctuation mark ( ’ ) used to indicate either possession
53. contractions a word or group of words resulting from shortening an original form
54. tradition the transmission of customs or beliefs from generation to generation, or the fact of being passed on in this way
55. myth a traditional story, esp. one concerning the early history of a people or explaining some natural or social phenomenon, and typically involving supernatural beings or events
56. fairytale a children's story about magical and imaginary beings and lands
57. stanza a group of lines forming the basic recurring metrical unit in a poem; a verse.
58. poetry literary work in which special intensity is given to the expression of feelings and ideas by the use of distinctive style and rhythm