Literary Terms EOG Review Joan H. White 21st Century Literacy Coach next Practice and Review Read each literary term and its definition. Next Motive is … the reason for doing something Next Compare means… To show how two or more things are alike Next Resolution means … An answer to a problem Next Contrast means … to show how two or more things are different Next Mood means… somebody’s state of mind Next Imagery means … a set of mental pictures produced by the memory or imagination Next Theme means … The main or overall idea or topic Next Plot means … the story or sequence of events in something such as a novel, play, or movie First Next Last Next Climax means… the most important or exciting point in something such as an event or a story Next Tone means … the way somebody says something as an indicator of what that person is feeling or thinking Next Antonym means… a word that means the opposite of another word hot cold Next Synonym means… a word that means the same, or almost the same, as another word happy glad Next Let’s Practice. Read each word or click the sound button to listen to each word. Raise your hand. Say the definition. Next Motive Next compare next resolution next contrast Next mood Next imagery Next theme Next plot First Next last Next climax Next tone Next antonym hot Next synonym happy glad Next You guys are so SMART!