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Carl Sandburg’s poem “Fog” is an example of ____________.
A practical lesson about right and wrong conduct contained in the narrative; it is stated directly in fables, but it is usually implied in the other stories.
A type of narrative poem in which a story often talks about folk or legendary tales. It may take the form of a moral lesson or a song.
The highest point of the story, during which the readers know how the conflict will be resolved.
The arrangement of events in a narrative, carefully crafted by an author is called _________.
On a flat road runs the well-trained runner, He is lean and sinewy with muscular legs, He is thinly clothed, he leans forward as he runs, With lightly closed fists and arms partially raised. - Walt Whitman Knock at a Star Identify two imageries used in the poem "The Runner".
Keep your writing complex. Try to describe something that is diffuse or abstract to make it more appealing.
It a form of nonfiction that talks about the story of a real person’s life. It is written by the person whose the story is about.
This play tells about how he learns and realizes his foolishness of gambling. The colors red and white indicates the bets of each player.
The plot which chronologically shows events in their proper order from exposition to conclusion is called ___________.
Anna hates the juicy tartness of oranges. She prefers eating salty chips instead. The italicized words are example of sensory details using __________.
The idea or concept of the author expressed in a concise statement; referred to as the message of the story, it concretizes the abstract ides the writer wants to impart. This is called _____________.
"As John stepped down in the old staircase, he heared the cracking of wood splitting punctuated like an exclamation point. He rapidly shuts the dimming fire in his glass lamp."
This keeps the plot moving forward must have some basis in real life. They develop through series of crises that move in waves of heightened emotion, all moving upwards to a peak of crisis or climax where the action reverses from the previous rising action and the events go for or against the protagonist towards a final outcome.
She believed that there is a cohesive force in literature that connects all the various traditions, past and present. She gave that force a name in 1966 when she devised her theory of intertextuality.
These are words or phrases that depart from straightforward literal language. It is often used and crafted for emphasis, freshness, expression, or clarity.
The point of view in which the narrator is an all-knowing and all-seeing observer who tells everything about the characters.(speech, actions, thoughts, and emotions)
He is also known as Huseng Batute. He is popular for his traditional forms of poetry.
TRUE OR FALSE: The ancient Greek and Roman dramas were mostly concerned with religious ceremonials of people
It is language used by poets, novelists and other writers to create images in the mind of the reader.
It is the comparison of two unlike things or expressions, sometimes using the verb “to be,” and not using like or as (as in a simile).
TRUE OR FALSE: Academic writing uses specialized vocabulary.
A short rhyming poem with 14 lines.
John Keats’ To Autumn is an ode rich with ____________.
“And the trees all die. They were orange trees. I don’t know why they died, they just die. Something wrong with the soil possibly or maybe the stuff we got from the nursery wasn’t the best.” In Donald Barthelme’s The School, the tone used was __________.
The leaves danced in the wind
Stance from which the story is told.
The lines in The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle: “It seemed to me that a careful examination of the room and the lawn might possibly reveal some traces of this mysterious individual.” Sherlock Holmes is speaking to his close friend Dr. Watson. His diction is _________.
The Titanic was said to be unsinkable but sank on its first voyage.
It doesn't use specialized vocabulary, such like scientific terms and other are used yet it goes with slang or evocative phrases or even something which can be perceived well by the audience.
"Elaine was amazed as she glimpse the deep blue of the ocean from afar. She opened her car window and breathe in the salty beach air ."
“Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, And sorry I could not travel both”, these lines came from Robert Frost’s ___________.
The initial part of the plot in which the setting and the characters are introduced.
The character who serves as a contrast to the protagonist or any other character in the story.
It is a literary composition to be acted by players on a stage before an audience. Its successful portrayal depends on the cooperation that must exist among writers, actors, producers and audiences in accepting the limitations and the conventions of the stage.
This sonnet of Elizabeth Browning expressed love for her spouse; specifically, to Robert Browning.
A character who remains the same kind of person as the story progresses
Recurring image, word, phrase, action, idea, or object that manifests repeatedly during the course of a story.
It uses metric rules for amount of words, amount of paragraphs, amount of rhymes. This also use grammatical rules, as types of rhymes. This type of specific form is called ________.
TRUE OR FALSE: The early Philippine drama stemmed more from cultural sources
It refers to the choice of words and style of expression that an author makes and uses in a work of literature. It can have a great effect on the tone of a piece of literature, and how readers perceive the characters.
A form of fiction that pertains to the actions of the gods and/or goddesses. Its chacacters are super-natural beings with human emotions and qualoties.
Hyperbole is a type of figurative language that shows the likeness of something to inanimate objects. It usually uses "like" or "as"
In this part, you should have a sense of how you want to structure it. The one-act play runs straight through without any intermissions, and is a good starting point for people new to playwriting before writing the play.
My teacher has eyes in the back of her head.
TRUE OR FALSE: Humor, satire might be the useful essences in creative writing but such thoughts or ideas have no link with the technical writing.
It means the complex interrelationship between a text and other texts taken as basic to the creation or interpretation of the text.
This kind of writing is informative, instructional or persuasive.
The chiming of the bells... The boom of the explosion.. is an example of _______.
These are details that include sight, sound, touch, smell, and taste. Most writers employ the five senses to engage a reader's interest and create a gripping memorable story.
This kind of writing is Fictional and imaginative.
There was a loud "THUMP" coming from upstairs. "THUMP","THUMP", "THUMP"!"
The word “Wuthering,” which means “stormy,” represents the wild nature of inhabitants. Emily Bronte’s Wuthering Heights presents almost every character, house, surroundings, and events in ___________ .
TRUE OR FALSE: The theatrical forms of the early Filipinos was much of it being “lost on contact with the new and more aggressive culture,” than any other types of dramas.
The wind stood up, and gave a shout; He whistled on his fingers, and Kicked the withered leaves about, And thumped the branches with his hand, And said he’ll kill, and kill, and kill; And so he will! And so he will! - James Stephens Knock at a Star Which figure of speech is highlighted in the above poem?
TRUE OR FALSE: “Let’s meet at 12 midnight.” - 12 midnight is an example of redundancy.
“And the trees all died. They were orange trees. I don’t know why they died, they just died. Something wrong with the soil possibly or maybe the stuff we got from the nursery wasn’t the best.” In Donald Barthelme’s The School, the tone used was __________.
The phone rang loudly. "RING, RING, RING!"
"Ice-cold strawberries" is an example of _______________.
This presents the final outcomes of the struggle, sometimes referred to as the catastrophe which is the end of the struggle, but it is necessarily a tragic ending.
TRUE OR FALSE: Creative writing is written to entertain and educate.
This type of poetry does not follow any rules. Their creation is completely in the hands of the author. Rhyming, syllable count, punctuation, number of lines, number of stanzas, and line formation can be done however the author wants in order to convey the idea.
The boy shouted, “Madam, I’m Adam!”
Bang! The starter’s gun— thin raindrops sprint. -Dorthi Charles Knock at a Star Which figure of speech is highlighted in the above poem?
This poem has no set meter; that is to say there is no rhyming scheme present, and the poem doesn’t follow a set pattern.
Her hair was like gravy, running brown off her head and clumping up on her shoulders.
Ice-cold strawberries is an example of _____________.
This writing is rigid, procedural, purposed purely to convey knowledge, data and information. In fact, it is orderly, organized and follows a formula.
TRUE OR FALSE: The origin of the drama is deep-rooted in the religious predispositions of mankind
These is/are interruptions that writers do to insert past events, in order to provide background or context to the current events of a narrative. Writers allow their readers to gain insight into a character’s motivations, and provide a background to a current conflict.
There was an ovation when the minister rose up to speak. This sentence has/is ____________.
A generally implied reference to characters, scenes, plot elements, etc. that appear in another work is called __________.
Also known as “the art of making things up". It is an art of sorts - the art of making things up.
What is imagery?
The quote: "Your food stinks like a hundred-year-old patty" is a type of an olfactory imagery.
Her cheeks are big red apples from the cold.
Fairy tales like Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Peter Pan and Snow White are examples of fiction.
TRUE OR FALSE: The ancient Greek and Roman dramas were mostly concerned with religious ceremonials of people.
The snowflakes danced.
The plot which is structured in such a way that it ends where it has started as in a cycle is called __________.
One of the techniques in writing sensory details is stating what the thing does. Tell whether when and where do you find it or how do you know it’s there?
Which of the following is not a type of imagery?
They may be short stories, fables, vignettes, plays, novellas, or novels. Although writers may base a character on people they have met in real life, the characters and the experiences that the character faces in the story are not real.
"I stick my toes in the warm and grainy sand" is an example of a sensory detail using ___________.
It is generally given by an actor before the play begins. Its purpose is to present an explanatory poem or speech that introduces information that is needed to start the play.
TRUE OR FALSE: Creative writing uses figurative, symbolic or even vague language.
It can be accomplished through a series of crises and a major crisis or climax, foreshadowing, surprise or use of the unexpected, withholding information, disguise, and the intervention of chance or fate.
You looked pretty ugly in that dress.
The part of the plot in which the conflict is resolve. It can also be called as the conclusion. It last part of the plot which gives the story some finality.
“And the trees all died. They were orange trees. I don’t know why they died, they just died.Something wrong with the soil possibly or maybe the stuff we got from the nursery wasn’t the best.” In Donald Barthelme’s The School, the tone used was __________.
"Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers.”
Ice crackled and pinged against the family room window is an example of _____________.
A form of fiction that pertains to the actions of the gods and/or goddesses. Its characters are super-natural beings with human emotions and qualities.
In this part, you outline your acts and scenes. You make sure each scene’s events build toward the next scene to achieve plot development.
It means the superfluity or using words unnecessarily or using words for a second time.
The examples of fiction are biography, memoir, travelogue and journal.
He was a poet and labor organizer. He served as an intelligence officer of the Hukbong Bayan Laban sa Hapon (Hukbalahap), an armed group against Japanese invasion during World War II.
TRUE OR FALSE: Creative writing uses generalized vocabulary rather than specialized vocabulary.
TRUE OR FALSE: Creative writing is objective rather than subjective
This is a popular song in almost every struggle, from the anti-U.S. protests of the 1920s and ‘30s, to the resistance movement against the Japanese invasion in the ‘40s, the First Quarter Storm of the ‘70s and the 1986 People Power.
The conflict which exists between the protagonist and the antagonist.
The process and execution of creating a fully rounded, complex, and lifelike character within your fictional writing with the purpose of making readers invested in them and their life or journey is called character development.
“I wandered lonely as a cloud that floats on high o’er vales and hills.” – is an example of _____________.
TRUE OR FALSE: In academic writing the most of the part is self-created, although the idea might be inspired but in creative writing the facts are to be obliged and the note is delivered from leading on what previously other greats have concluded.
This is when you allow conversations to take tangents. For example, in a discussion of why the protagonist’s girlfriend broke up with him, there might be a sequence of two or three lines where the speakers argue about how long they’d been dating in the first place.
The sun was setting behind low, gray-blue storm clouds
In this part, you are deciding what kind of story you want to tell to the audience. You help the understand how to interpret the relationships and events they see.
This determines the actor’s movements, choice of costumes, as well as the behavior of characters and interpretations of their speeches.
It requires more factual evidence for support, and presents challenges such as the pressure of time.
This Latin word means to intermingle while weaving.
TRUE OR FALSE: The Romans developed a new method, wherein the stories of the Gospel were explained through the living pictures. The performers acted out the story in a dumb show.
They are portrayed by actors who speak the dialogue and carry out the action of the play.
The information is merely based on facts.
Her cheeks are big red apples from the cold
A type of poetry that is composed of 3 lines, each a phrase. The first line typically has 5 syllables, second line has 7 and the 3rd and last line repeats another 5.
The part of the plot in which the conflict is resolve. It can also be called as the conclusion. It is the last part of the plot which gives the story some finality.
A five-line witty poem with a distinctive rhythm. The first, second and fifth lines, the longer lines, rhyme. The third and fourth shorter lines rhyme. (A-A-B-B-A).
A writing that needs to be structured and executed adhering to a series of guidelines.
The phrase "her shadow shaky behind a slight flame stemming from a candle she carried", is an example of a ________________.
The time and place in which the events of a narrative take place. It can function as a main force that the characters encounter, such as a tornado or flood, or a setting can play a minor role such as setting the mood.
TRUE OR FALSE: The origin of the drama is deep-rooted in the religious predispositions of mankind.
Charles Dickens in Great Expectations uses a description of weather in Chapter 39. It is an example of ____________.
Glass of sweet yet bitter lemonade.
This concept concerns much more than simply identifying literary references or inspirations. It is now often used to describe the complex relationships that exist between works of literature.
A French styled poem with nineteen lines, composed of three–line stanza, with five tercets and a final quatrain. It uses refrain at the first and third lines of each
The point of view in which the narrator is an all-knowing and all-seeing observer who tells everything about the characters. (speech, actions, thoughts, and emotions)
It is the process and execution of creating a fully rounded, complex, and lifelike character within your fictional writing with the purpose of making readers invested in them and their life or journey.
The sun kissed my cold face.
The character upon whom the protagonist confides or relies for support.
TRUE OR FALSE: The creative writing is for general audience or for masses but technical writing is for specific audience.
The POV in which the narrator is both an omniscient and an objective observer; it is a combination of omniscient third-person and objective third person points of view.
Life is like a box of chocolate. You never know what you're going to get.
In this part, you understand the difference between plot and story. The narrative of your play is made up of the plot and the story — two discrete elements that must be developed together to create a play that holds your audience’s attention.
Sweet aroma of baking corn bread - cinnamon-scented candle is an example of ____________.
“Ah Sunflower, weary of time, Who countest the steps of the sun; Seeking after that sweet golden clime Where the traveler’s journey is done;” - Ah Sunflower (By William Blake) is an example of ____________.
A French styled poem with nineteen lines, composed of three–line stanza, with five tercets and a final quatrain. It uses refrain at the first and third lines of each stanza.
"Her hair was like gravy, running brown off her head and clumping up on her shoulders." Is an example of _____
"The leaves danced in the wind."
A literature that evokes a concentrated imaginative awareness of experience or a specific emotional response through language chosen and arranged for its meaning, sound, and rhythm.
The conflict which exists between the protagonist and supernatural beings.
The playwright must confine his locations to scenes that can be constructed on the stage and limited to as a few changes as possible.
Technique that allows the reader to see the continuous, chaotic, and half-formed thoughts, memories, senses, images, and reflections that constitutes a character's consciousness.
Every scene or conversation between characters must have a purpose; dialogue must not wander away from the major concerns of the plot nor must it be directed towards superfluous or unrelated detail.
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