a character who contrasts with another character
a complex character with many traits and qualities who change throughout the story
a two-dimensional character that is simple and does not change throughout the course of a story
a type of poetry that is written in unrhymed iambic pentameter lines
five two-syllable united called feet in which the first syllable is unstressed and the second syllable is stressed
a rhyming pair of lines, usually the same length and meter
a short remark delived only for the audience's benefit
a long speech where a character reveals their true feelings or opinions
a conversation between two or more persons
a long speech addressed to other characters on the stage
a type of irony in which the audience knows something the characters on stage don't know
a figure of speech using seeming contradictions
a comparison using "like" or "as"
a comparison not using "like" or "as"
a type of figurative language in which a nonhuman object is given human qualities
a descriptive or figurative language in literature to create images in the audience's minds
the ordinary form of written language, without metrical structure
a stuggle between opposing forces
the hidden meaning of a story
the main character of a tragedy whom results in a catastrophe
a tragic hero's weakness
a literary term for talking to an absent person or object, thing that will not answer
notes included in drama to describe how the work is to be performed or staged
inappropriate, humorous, obscene
a prefix for "across" or "through"
a prefix for "amoung," "in the midst," "within," or "shared by two or more"
a suffix that means "in the direction of" or "having a specified direction"
the prefix that means "both" or "around"
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