Checking SMYKs and 1-1-1’s.
- There used to be a TV show called The ____ Gourmet which showed you how to eat well without spending a lot of money.
- Art Spiegelman once published magazines of ____ comics like “The Prisoner on the Hell Planet.”
- The diplomats rushed to ______ together a treaty before everyone changed his mind.
- Horror movies are sort of ________ for many people.
- “I never knew a person more _____ than myself. The fact that I say that shows what I say is true.”
- Artie says Richieu’s picture on the wall of his parents’ room was a sort of _____ to him, implying that Richieu would have been a better son than he is.
- (2) She tried to stay awake during math, but it was ______, and she finally ______(ed) to the sleepiness and nodded off.
- *J. K. Rowling has ____(ed) an entire fantasy world of magic.
“Clauses, 1/31.” Write the ANSWER.
- Words like although, because, when, since, and if at the beginning of a clause make that clause _____. a) dependent b) independent c) a sentence d) compound e) NOTA
- And if a sentence has that kind of clause in it, it’s a _______ sentence. a) S b) CD c) CX
- Since Zinny didn’t want to embarrass the llama, she didn’t act affectionate. a) S b) CD c) CX
- Zora’s doctor recommended buying a goat and going water-skiing. a) S b) CD c) CX
- It seemed essential to eat broccoli, but Zeke watched tv instead. a) S b) CD c) CX
- He didn’t want to embarrass the cat. — Add an independent clause to make a COMPOUND sentence.
- I read the bulletin about llamas. — Add a dependent clause to make a COMPLEX sentence.
- The goat went fishing. — Add another subject and verb, BUT keep the sentence SIMPLE.
Check interview questions. Meanwhile: In your notebook…
“Interview Tips, 1/31.”
List 5 things you think would be good to remember when you conduct your interview.
- Be prepared.
- Ask open-ended questions.
- Be polite.
- Don’t conduct an interview; have a conversation.
- Be interested in the answers.
- Have energy! Be enthusiastic.
- Ask before you record.
- Say thank you.
Vladek in his own words, p111.