A legendary story of supernatural happenings, a narration intended to enforce a useful truth; especially : one in which animals speak and act like human beings
a story coming down from the past which may be based on actual people and events but is not historically true
words that have similar meanings
a bound collection of maps often including illustrations, informative tables, or textual matter
An inclination of temperament or outlook, especially a personal and sometimes unreasoned judgment.
an account of the series of events making up a person's life
A compound word is made when two words are joined to form a new word.
the act of decreasing (something) in size or volume or quantity or scope, Word formed by omitting or combining some sounds
an interesting but highly implausible story
what a piece of writing is mainly about
an affix that added in front of the word
an affix that is added at the end of the word
two words that express opposing concepts
a secret scheme to do something (especially something underhand or illegal)
point of veiw
the perspective from wich a narrative is told
the base component of a term which gives it a meaning that may be modified by other components
a genre, elements of fiction and fantasy with scientific fact. science-fiction stories are set in the future
arrangement of scenery and properties to represent the place where a play or movie is enacted
a unit of spoken language larger than a phoneme, a vowel or a group of letters containing one vowel sound
highly exaggerated story with humor
Technique for remembering names, phrases, or steps by using the first letter of each word to form a new, memorableword
short account of an incident (especially a biographical one)
n. A collection of extracts from the writings of various authors.
A brief, cleverly worded statement that makes a wise observation about life.
a biography of yourself
a list of writings with time and place of publication (such as the writings of a single author or the works referred to in preparing a document etc.)
brief description accompanying an illustration
the set of facts or circumstances that surround a situation or event
a passage selected from a larger work
the use of hints and clues to suggest what will happen later in a plot
two words are homonyms if they are pronounced or spelled the same way but have different meanings
an account of the author's personal experiences
Multi-syllabic words in English consisting of one or more syllable with a lax vowel and ending with a syllable containing a tense vowel are highly predictable.
cause somebody to adopt a certain position, belief, or course of action
a writer of poems (the term is usually reserved for writers of good poetry)
a source of difficulty
the successful action of solving a problem
what something is used for
pattern of sound and silence in music
Action that leads to turning point