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Final Exam - American Literature
The General History of Virginia
Of Plymouth Plantation
To my Dear and Loving Husband
Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God
Common Sense/American Crisis "Number 1"
Declaration of Independence
Rip Van Winkle
Uncle Tom's Cabin
When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloomed
Bartleby, The Scrivener
The Scarlett Letter
The Notorious Jumping Frog of Calaveras County
Daisy Miller: A Study
The Open Boat
The Road Not Taken
Salutation, In a Station of the Metro
Death of a Traveling Salesman
1. External-either between characters or between a character(s) and an opposing force such as fate or environment (nature, society, or circumstances)
2. Internal-within the character
characters are representations of persons that serve as agents of the plot
an expression of one thing in terms of another-the stated or implied equivalence of two things (key word-"is"
a stated comparison of two things using a linking word or phrase (key words "like," "as," "as if," etc.)
giving personal characteristics to something that is not a person
an image with a number of related meanings and therefore with a value independent of any one of them (A symbol means something in addition to itself.)
a brief reference, explicit or indirect, in a work to something outside it-to a person, place, or event or to another literary work (Biblical, historical, classical, etc.)
hiding what is actually the case, not to deceive, but to achieve special rhetorical or artistic effects
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of stressed syllables
the use of words that sound like what they mean