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Parts of a Sentence

Posted by Jessica Rios on 7 Ee marzo Ee 2016 a las 11:30 Comments comentarios (0)

Inference

Posted by Jessica Rios on 7 Ee marzo Ee 2016 a las 11:20 Comments comentarios (0)

Definition of Inference

Inference is the process of arriving at a conclusion using known evidence or premises and logically forming an opinion or interpretation. Inference is an important part of logic and reasoning, and is a key element of any syllogism. There can either be valid inferences, which are supported by the premises, or invalid inferences. An invalid or unsupported inference is also known as a f...

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Cause and Effect

Posted by Jessica Rios on 7 Ee marzo Ee 2016 a las 11:05 Comments comentarios (0)

A cause is something that leads to another thing happening. An effect is the

thing that happens because of the first thing.

Example:

When the power went out, the restaurant closed its doors early.

A restaurant cannot serve customers without power. It also would not

close early unless there was a good reason. So, the cause was the

power going out, and the effect was the restaurant closing early.

 

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Tone in a Story

Posted by Jessica Rios on 7 Ee marzo Ee 2016 a las 10:15 Comments comentarios (0)

The tone in a story can be joyful, serious, humorous, sad, threatening, formal, informal, pessimistic, and optimistic. Your tone in writing will be reflective of your mood as you are writing.

 

Tone in Writing

Tone in writing is not really any different than the tone of your voice. You know that sometimes it is not “what” you say, but “how” you say it.

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AUTHOR'S PURPOSE

Posted by Jessica Rios on 7 Ee marzo Ee 2016 a las 10:10 Comments comentarios (0)

AUTHOR’S PURPOSE

 

An author’s purpose is his reason for or intent in writing.

An author’s purpose may be to amuse the reader, to persuade the reader, to

inform the reader, or to satirize a condition.

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