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literary devices/figurative language
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words arranged to form pictures in your mind
compares two different things using like or as
Language that uses words with a meaning that is different from their literal meaning.
compares two different things without using a word comparsion such as like or as
an idea, object ,or animal is given the characteristics of a person
an exaggeration or overstatement
the repeating of a beginning constant sounds
the use of a word whose sound makes you think of its meaning
the repeating of a word or phrase to emphasize an idea or enhance rhythm
A contrast between expectation and reality
irony in which a person says or writes one thing and means another
irony that occurs when a reader is aware of something that a character isn't
irony involving a situation in which actions have an effect that is opposite from what was intended, so that the outcome is contrary to what was expected.
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