A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given human feelings, thoughts, or attitudes
a word that means the opposite of another word
A word that means the same as another word
words that sound like what they mean
a figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong emotion, make a point, or evoke humor
An expression that cannot be understood if taken literally (ex- "Get your head out of the clouds").
logical conclusion based on observations
comparison not using like or as
a comparison using like or as
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
the story that is told in a novel or play or movie etc.
problem in the story
Message or statement about life in the story
an imaginary person represented in a work of fiction (play or film or story)
End of the story where loose ends are tied up
the beginning of the story
the series of conflicts or struggles that build a story toward a climax.
words at the ends of lines that sound alike; used in poetry for effect
Most exciting moment of the story; turning point
events after the climax, leading to the resolution