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A reference to another work of literature or to a familiar person, place, or event outside of literature.
Any language which deviates from literal language so as to furnish novel effects or fresh insights into the suject being discussed.
The stated or implied attitude of an author toward his subject in a particular literary work. The author reveals his attitude through his choice of words and details
The underlying meaning of a literary work, a general truth about life or mankind. A theme may be stated or implied. Not every literary work contains a theme.
A person, place, event, or object which has a meaning in itself but suggests other meanings as well.
A literary work in which the author ridicules the vices or follies of mankind, usually for the purpose of producing some change in attitude or action.
Point of View
The author's choice of a narrator for his story.(know the types of points of view if you want me to put it on here message me)
Irony of Situation
Based on the difference between the way events work out and what is expected to happen or what seems appropriate.
Irony of Tone
Extends verbal irony to include lengthy passages or even an entire work in which an author expresses an attitude opposite to what he feels
An interruption in the action of a story, play, or work of nonfiction to show an episode that happened at an earlier time.
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