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9th Spring Final Literary Terms Review
a piece of poetry usually divided by spaces
the repetition of a similar sound, usually at the end of lines of verse
the authors' feelings regarding the subject matter
the readers' feelings regarding the subject matter
an object or action that represents something other than itself
rhymed words at the ends of lines.
the time and place of a story or play.
the use of clues to hint at what is going to happen later in the plot.
a struggle or clash between opposing characters, forces, or emotions.
is the struggle occurring within a character's mind.
a struggle between the protagonist and another character against nature or some outside force
the comparison of two unlike things using like or as.
the simple repeating of a word, within a sentence or a poetical line, with no particular placement of the words, in order to emphasize.
is giving human qualities to animals or objects.
a word that imitates the sound it represents.
corresponding sounds at the ends of the lines
the comparison of two UNLIKE things without using like or as.
the repeating of the same letter (or sound) at the beginning of words following each other immediately or at short intervals.
the difference between what is expected and what actually happens.
a word that is similar in meaning to another word
a word that is opposite in meaning to another word
a specific dictionary definition
a word's tone - the emotions or associations it arouses in people