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Horvath's Literary Terms!

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Imitate the sounds words make (buss, pop, and fizz)
Onomatopoeia
The time, place, and general environment of a story
setting
Figure of speech that compares two things
simile
I am the spoken thoughts of a character
monologue
I am the sequence of events in a story
plot
Repetition of the initial consonant
Alliteration
I create excitement about what will happen next
suspense
I give clues or hints to support what will happen later in a story
fore shadow
I am the person or animal that takes part in the action of the story
character
I am the struggle between characters
conflict
I create an atmosphere or feeling in each reader during a story
mood
I am a section that interrupts the sequence of events to relate an event from an earlier time
flashback
I am the use of objects that stand for something more meaningful
symbolism
I am the high point of a story
climax
I am a conversation between what is stated an what is really meant
irony
I am a figure language in which a non human subject is given human characteristics
personification
I am a convo. between characters
diaologe
I am a pattern of stresses or beats
rhythmic
I am repition at the end of words
rhyme
I am word or phrase that creates a picture in your midn
imagery