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𝕒𝕟𝕥𝕚𝕘𝕠𝕟𝕖 𝕥𝕖𝕣𝕞𝕤 𝕒𝕟𝕕 𝕖𝕩𝕒𝕞𝕡𝕝𝕖𝕤
𝕧𝕠𝕔𝕒𝕓 𝕨𝕠𝕣𝕕𝕤, 𝕖𝕩𝕒𝕞𝕡𝕝𝕖𝕤 𝕠𝕗 𝕥𝕙𝕖 𝕥𝕖𝕣𝕞𝕤, 𝕒𝕟𝕕 𝕔𝕙𝕒𝕣𝕒𝕔𝕥𝕖𝕣 𝕞𝕠𝕥𝕚𝕧𝕒𝕥𝕚𝕠𝕟/𝕗𝕝𝕒𝕨𝕤
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A person who actively opposes or is hostile to someone or something; the villain
The leading character or one of the major characters in a drama, movie, novel, or other fictional text
Hints at what is yet to come. Or Be a warning or indication of a future event. (verb)
a literary technique, originally used in Greek tragedy, by which the full significance of a character's words or actions are clear to the audience or reader although unknown to the character(s).
excessive pride that is in defiance of nature or the gods which leads to downfall or death
A theme is a universal idea, lesson, or message explored throughout a work of literature
A flaw in a character that brings about the downfall of the hero or other character of a tragedy.
irony in which a person says or writes one thing and means another, or uses words to convey a meaning that is the opposite of the literal meaning.
""He'll be left unburied, his body there for birds and dogs to eat, a clear reminder of his shameful fate. That's my decision." (Creon) is an example of what term?
"I'd still bury him. It would be fine to die while doing that. I'll lie there with him, with a man I love, pure and innocent, for all my crime." (Antigone) is an example of what term?
"I'm not sure of that. To me [Eurydice] staying silent was extreme— it seems to point to something ominous, just like a vain excess of grief." (Chorus leader) is an example of what term?
"As for his brother — that Polyneices . . . for him, the proclamation in the state declares he'll have no burial mound, no funeral rites, and no lament. He'll be left unburied..." (Creon) is an example of what term?
"Even if Zeus' eagles should choose to seize his festering body and take it up, right to the throne of Zeus, not even then would I, in trembling fear of some defilement, permit that corpse a burial.." (Creon) is an example of what term?
"The most important part of true success is wisdom..." (Chorus) is an example of what term?
"When you died, with my own hands I washed you. I arranged your corpse and at the grave mound poured out libations. But now, Polyneices, this is my reward for covering your corpse. However, for wise people I was right to honour you." (Antigone) is an example of what term?
"So leave me and my foolishness alone" (Antigone) is an example of what term?
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