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use of the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed syllable in a line of verse.
a reference in a literary work to a person, place, or thing in history or another work of literature
(theater) irony that occurs when the meaning of the situation is understood by the audience but not by the characters in the play
a problem or struggle between a character and someone or something outside of the character
a transition (in literary or theatrical works or films) to an earlier event or scene that interrupts the normal chronological development of the story
a common meter in poetry consisting of an unrhymed line with five feet or accents, each foot containing an unaccented syllable and an accented syllable
the character is revealed through their personality, appearance, words, actions, and effect on others
a figure of speech in which an expression is used to refer to something that it does not literally denote in order to suggest a similarity
arrangement of scenery and properties to represent the place where a play or movie is enacted
a figure of speech that expresses a resemblance between things of different kinds (usually formed with 'like' or 'as')
occurs when the outcome of a work is unexpected, or events turn out to be the opposite from what one had expected
electro-acoustic transducer that converts electrical signals into sounds loud enough to be heard at a distance
The specific instructions a playwright includes concerning sets, characterization, delivery, etc.
something visible that by association or convention represents something else that is invisible
third person point of view
someone on the outside is looking in and telling the story as he/she see it unfold.
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