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Lit Semester 2 Final

STUDY
PLAY
Great Expectations
Charles Dickens
December 1, 1860 - August 3, 1861
Pride and Prejudice
Jane Austen
January 28, 1813
Jekyll and Hyde
Robert Louis Stevenson
January 5, 1886
The Importance of Being Earnest
Oscar Wilde
1895
metaphor
figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an object or action to which it is not literally applicable
satire
a work in which humor, irony, exaggeration, or ridicule is used in order to expose or criticize the stupidity or vices of something or someone
setting
the place and time in which a story takes place
plot
what happens in a story
theme
a recurring and pervasive idea in a work of literature
3 "I"s of Romantic Lit
intuition, imagination, individualism
symbolism
the use of things that represent or stand for something else beyond the literal meaning
allusion
reference in a work of literature to a prior work of literature
imagery
vivid and descriptive language
paradox
two seemingly contrary things existing at the same time
Romantic Poets
Blake, Wordsworth, Coleridge, Byron, Shelley, Keats
William Blake
Songs of Innocence, Songs of Experience, The Lamb, The Tyger, The Chimney Sweeper, The Nurse's Song
William Wordsworth
The Solitary Reaper
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, Kubla Khan
Lord Byron
She walks in beauty, When we two parted
Percy Shelley
Ozymandias
John Keats
On Seeing the Elgin Marbles, La Belle Dame sans Merci, Ode on a Grecian Urn