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To praise enthusiastically, rave about
a recurrent symbol or motif in literature, art, or mythology
express the meaning of (the writer or speaker or something written or spoken) using different words, especially to achieve greater clarity.
stress laid on a word or words to indicate special meaning or particular importance
an adjective or descriptive phrase expressing a quality characteristic of the person or thing mentioned.
in medias res
Latin for "in the midst of things"; a narrative that starts not at the beginning of events but at some other critical point
Word or phrases that set the stage for a story to unfold and give the reader a hint of something that is going to happen
2 word metaphor
the act or process of making amends for a wrong
To express grief
causing hatred or disgust; repulsive
unable to fail or be wrong