Edgar Allen Poe 1

Tone, Mood, and literary devices used by Edgar Allen Poe
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tone
Attitude a writer takes toward the audience, a subject, or a character
mood
Feeling or atmosphere that a writer creates for the reader
onomatopoeia
The use of a word whose sound imitates or suggest its meaning.
assonance
Repetition of similar vowel sounds
personification
attributing human qualities to something non-human.
alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
perspective
Another word for point of view; stance from which story is told
symbolism
A device in literature where an object represents an idea.
juxtaposition
..., placing two elements side by side to present a comparison or contrast