Like this study set? Create a free account to save it.

Sign up for an account

Already have a Quizlet account? .

Create an account


Typically complex; discusses intangible qualities like good and evil


Adjective: Dry and theoretical


In poetry, the stressed portion of a word
EX: "to BE or NOT to be"


Appealing to the senses. like artistic judgement.
EX: A kid who has a room filled with pictures of kittens ad daisies, with pink walls and listens to nothing but happy busic


A story in which each aspect of the story has a symbolic meaning outside the tale itself


Misplaced in time.
EX: If an actor in a play about Julias Caesar forgets to take off his wristwatch


A comparison involve two or more symbolic parts used to clarify an action or a relationship


Short Narrative


In literature when intimate objects, animals, or natural phenomena are given human characteristics, behavior or motivation


An action produces far smaller results than one had been led to expect


Protagonist(main character) who is unheroic: morally weak, cowardly, dishonest, or any umber of other unsavory qualities


Short and witty saying
EX: "Classic? a book which people praise and dont read"


The use of old fashioned language
EX: "Ye Olde Candle Shoppe"


A speech/short comment made by an actor to the audience as though momentarily stepping outside the action on stage


The emotional tone or background that surrounds a scene


Long, narrative poem, very regular meter and rhyme.

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions and try again


Reload the page to try again!


Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

Voice Recording