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a printed note placed below the text on a printed page [syn: {footer}]


the use of hints and clues to suggest what will happen later in a plot


an exaggeration that creates humor, emphasizes particular points, and/or creates dramatic effects.


A set expression of two or more words that means something other than the literal meanings of its individual words


words that appeal to one or more of the five senses; sensory language


Saying the opposite of what is true


A written proposal or reminder


a comparison of two unlike things NOT using words such as like, as, than, or resembles


The use of words that imitate the sounds they define
Example: buzz, sizzle, hiss, gurgle


A short moral story (often with animal characters)

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