LA Set 4
Terms for grammar, reading skills, and literature. Middle to high school.
Terms in this set (25)
category or type of literature (or of art, music, etc.) characterized by a particular form, style, or content.
process of grouping things based on their similarities
kind of rhythmic, compressed language that uses figures of speech and imagery designed to appeal to our emotions and imagination.
point of view in which the writer/narrator uses "I" , "me", "we" to tell the story
events after the climax, leading to the resolution
introductory part of literature which gives the setting, creates the tone, and presents the characters and background necessary to understanding the story
hints at coming events; often builds suspense or anxiety in the reader
story that is acted out
people who read a piece of writing or watch a play
characters in a play or movie
sight, taste, touch, smell, and hearing
language use in which writers and speakers convey something other than the literal meaning of their words
repetition of consonant sounds
play on words
common, often used expression that doesn't make sense if you take it literally
informal language consisting of words and expressions that are not considered appropriate for formal occasions
something said or done to cause laughter
word that reads the same backward and forward
writing and speech that fits specific rules of grammar
more than of something
one of something
word used to join words or groups of words
word that takes the place of a noun
sections of a play
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