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repeated consonant sound in a phrase or sentence at the beginning of words or within words.
the techniques a writer uses to let the reader know about the character's traits(appearance, personality, or behavior) to reveal the character's opinions, thoughts, or feelings.
all the ideas, feelings, experiences, traditions, or emotions associated with a word
the dictionary definition of a word
ways of using language that expand the literal meaning of words to give a new look at the topic.
a technique for plot development where an author gives clues that suggest developments or events that might come later in the story.
extreme exaggeration used to increase the effect of a statement or phrase
details that appeal to the senses.
reversal of the order of words in a sentence in order to create a special effect.
a contrast between what appears to be and what really is.
a comparison between two things that are ordinarily not alike.
the feeling in a piece of writing set by a combination of chosen words and sounds, setting, images, and details.
use of a word that makes a sound which conveys its meaning (pop, bang, boom)
the giving of human characteristics to a nonliving object
a series of events that the author writes to construct the story.
point of view
the relationship through which or from which the story is told.
the repeating of sounds that can occur within lines or at the ends of lines of writing.
the flow or movement of the sounds in words that brings a combination of stressed and unstressed syllables or sounds.
a piece of writing in which the author makes fun of someone, a group, or a society.
the time and place in which a story occurs
a comparison between two unlike things using like or as .
a generalized belief or idea about a character, place, or situation.
a person, object, event, or place that has its own meaning but suggests one or more other meanings as well.
the main meaning or idea of a piece of writing
the approach or attitude that the writer takes toward the subject of the writing.
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