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MEGA English: Strategies for Narrative Writing Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is a noun?

Question 2 2. What is a turning point in a story?

Question 3 3. What is personal reflection in a narrative essay?

Question 4 4. In writing description, what does concrete mean?

Question 5 5. Why would it be correct to assert that narrative essays can be thought of as slightly persuasive?

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Question 6 6. Most simply put, a narrative essay functions to _____.

Question 7 7. A metaphor is:

Question 8 8. Where should you usually place punctuation with quotation marks?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is the best definition for point of view?

Question 10 10. What is NOT an element in writing stories?

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Question 11 11. First person point of view makes use of which pronoun?

Question 12 12. What is NOT true about transitions?

Question 13 13. What might be a good transition word when writing comparison/contrast?

Question 14 14. What does pacing mean?

Question 15 15. What is an image in writing?

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Question 16 16. What is a narrative?

Question 17 17. What is a narrative?

Question 18 18. A simile is:

Question 19 19. What is NOT a good reason to conclude with personal reflection?

Question 20 20. Why do we use transitions in writing?

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Question 21 21. Sometimes characters and readers see things from the same angle. Which point of view makes this happen?

Question 22 22. Third person point of view is signaled by the use of which of the following pronouns?

Question 23 23. Janet's narrative leads up to the most important moment of her story, when she first saw the face of her newborn child. This type of moment in a narrative is known as the _____.

Question 24 24. Why choose specific verbs?

Question 25 25. Which of these is not one of the five senses?

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Question 26 26. What type of shift does this transition show? 'Barry thought the fistfight was breaking the rules, while from Shane's point of view, that same fight might be a last desperate move for survival.'

Question 27 27. What might be a good transition word for a cause/effect essay?

Question 28 28. Which of these characteristics has the MOST impact on the effectiveness of a narrative essay over all the others?

Question 29 29. Which point of view allows the reader to get a wider perspective than the characters?

Question 30 30. In Jim's narrative essay about his family, certain parts are written in extreme detail, while others are written in more general terms. These differences illustrate the concept of _____ in a narrative.

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