Lit Terms Set #1
Terms in this set (7)
A comparison of two unlike things using connecting words such as "like," "as," "so," "than," or a verb such as "resemble."
An implied or hidden comparison between two unlike things without using like or as
A phrase in which the words together have a meaning that is different from the literal meaning of the words.
A figure of speech in which a thing, an idea, or an animal is given human attributes.
The use of words (dialogue), character, or plot development to convey a meaning, attitude, or intention that is the opposite of what is expected or stated.
Exaggeration for the sake of emphasis
A combination of two contradictory (opposite) words/ ideas to create an effect.
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