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Derp hard.


A poet; in olden times, a performer who told heroic stories to musical accompaniment.


Insincere or overdone sentimentality.


A French term for the world of books, criticism, and literature in general.


A list of works cited or otherwise relevant to a particular subject.


Inflated, pretentious language.


A work of literature meant to ridicule a subject; a grotesque imitation.


Grating, inharmonious sounds.


The works considered most important in a national literature or period; works widely read and studied.


A grotesque or exaggerated likeness of striking qualities in persons and things.

Carpe Diem

Literally, "seize the day"; "enjoy life while you can," a common theme in life and literature.

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