Horvath's Literary Terms!

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Imitate the sounds words make (buss, pop, and fizz)

Onomatopoeia

The time, place, and general environment of a story

setting

Figure of speech that compares two things

simile

I am the spoken thoughts of a character

monologue

I am the sequence of events in a story

plot

Repetition of the initial consonant

Alliteration

I create excitement about what will happen next

suspense

I give clues or hints to support what will happen later in a story

fore shadow

I am the person or animal that takes part in the action of the story

character

I am the struggle between characters

conflict

I create an atmosphere or feeling in each reader during a story

mood

I am a section that interrupts the sequence of events to relate an event from an earlier time

flashback

I am the use of objects that stand for something more meaningful

symbolism

I am the high point of a story

climax

I am a conversation between what is stated an what is really meant

irony

I am a figure language in which a non human subject is given human characteristics

personification

I am a convo. between characters

diaologe

I am a pattern of stresses or beats

rhythmic

I am repition at the end of words

rhyme

I am word or phrase that creates a picture in your midn

imagery

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