A brief, cleverly worded statement that makes a wise observation about life.
the repetition of similar vowels in the stressed syllables of successive words
the repetition of consonants (or consonant patterns) especially at the ends of words
the act of distinguishing by comparing differences
told from the narrator's point of view, using "I"
to compose or represent:"This wall forms the background of the stage setting"
two words are homophones if they are pronounced the same way but differ in meaning or spelling or both (e.g. bare and bear)
the profession of reporting or photographing or editing news stories for one of the media
published writings in a particular style on a particular subject
a passage or expression that is quoted or cited
narrator use "you" to bring the reader into the story
a verse form consisting of 14 lines with a fixed rhyme scheme
A device in literature where an object represents an idea.
a short piece of fiction; a report that is probably untrue
a word or expression used for some particular thing
narrator is outside the action and refers to characters as he or she
the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people
a way of looking at something
The fluency, rhythm and liveliness in writing that makes it unique to the writer
writing that is from countries other than your own