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use of the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed syllable in a line of verse
in drama, a character speaks alone on stage to allow his/her thoughts and ideas to be conveyed to the audience
Marking the stressed and unstressed syllables and the number of feet in a line of poetry to determine if the rhythm of the poem has a regular, measurable pattern
a metrical foot in poetry that has an unstressed syllable followed by a stressed syllable, as in the word protect
arrangement of scenery and properties to represent the place where a play or movie is enacted
occurs when the outcome of a work is unexpected, or events turn out to be the opposite from what one had expected
the character is revealed through their personality, appearance, words, actions, and effect on others
THIRD PERSON NARRATOR
a narrator who focuses on the thoughts of just one character.With this point of view, we feel that we are seeing the action through the eyes and feelings of only one of the characters in the story.
FIGURES OF SPEECH
word or phrase that describes one thing in terms of another and that is not meant to be taken literally
a scene or event from the past that appears in a narrative out of chronological order, to fill in information or explain something in the present
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