NONFICTION LITERARY TERMS

Idea

1. Objective

Definition: not influenced by personal feelings or opinions in considering and representing facts

Synonyms:Nonpartisan

Sentence: Judge Judy has to be objective and can only use the facts in order to be a judge.

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2.SUBJECTIVE

Definition: based on or influenced by personal feelings, tastes, or opinions.

Synonym: Instinctive

Sentence: When I picked my 9th grade classes my choices had to be subjective.

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3. Bias

Definition: prejudice in favor of or against one thing, person, or group compared with another.

Synonym: favoritism

Sentence: I enjoy Chick-fil-a more than other fast food places because of they're bias Cow's against chickens.

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Credible/ Valid

Definition:

believable/ having a sound basis in logic or fact

Synonym: Logical, justifiable.

Sentence: In any class discussion you must have valid points and be able to justify youreelf.

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Counterargument

Definition:

argument or reasoning put forward to oppose an idea or theory developed in another argument

SYNONYMS: Protest

Before same sex was legal there was many counterarguments, even now

they go on.

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Fallacy

definition:

a mistaken belief, esp. one based on unsound argument

synonym: misconnection

Everyday people make silly fallacies usually thinking they're correct.

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