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27 terms
Literature Terms (set 1)
literature
prose
fiction
nonfiction
Writings in either prose or poetry
Any literature that is written in paragraph form
A prose selection which is invented. It can be based on a tru…
Any prose selection that tells about something that actually…
literature
Writings in either prose or poetry
prose
Any literature that is written in paragraph form
21 terms
Literature Terms Set #1
setting
character
static character
dynamic character
The time and place of a story.
An individual in a story or other literary work.
The character does not change during the course of a story.
The character grows and changes as a result of events in the…
setting
The time and place of a story.
character
An individual in a story or other literary work.
10 terms
Literature Terms: Set 1
Author
Illustrator
Setting
Title
writer of a book, article, or report
a person who draws or creates pictures for magazines, books,…
the place or type of surroundings where something takes place
the name of a book, composition, or other artistic work
Author
writer of a book, article, or report
Illustrator
a person who draws or creates pictures for magazines, books,…
Literature Terms set #1
Heroic Quest
Plot
Imagery
Theme
The call to adventure, the threshold, challenges or temptatio…
Sequence of events in a story... Example 1: The plot of harry po…
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
Central idea of a work of literature.... Example 1:Love was them…
Heroic Quest
The call to adventure, the threshold, challenges or temptatio…
Plot
Sequence of events in a story... Example 1: The plot of harry po…
literature set #1
per annum
churl
innocuous
omen
by the year
an impolite or mean spirited person
not harmful
thing or event that is regarded as a sign of good or evil
per annum
by the year
churl
an impolite or mean spirited person
Keystone Literature - Set 1
Compare/Contrast
Evaluate
Exposition
Fact
Place together characters, situations, or ideas to show commo…
Examine and judge carefully. To judge or determine the signif…
A narrative device, often used at the beginning of a work tha…
A piece of information provided objectively, presented as true.
Compare/Contrast
Place together characters, situations, or ideas to show commo…
Evaluate
Examine and judge carefully. To judge or determine the signif…
literature terms set #1
lyric poems
Hero quest
Plot
Imagery
a form of poetry which expresses personal emotions or feeling…
...
the events that make up a story or the main part of a story.…
use figurative language to represent objects, actions and ide…
lyric poems
a form of poetry which expresses personal emotions or feeling…
Hero quest
...
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Literature Terms set #1
extended metaphor
allegory
paradox
personification
comparison developed in more than one sentence.
comparison between two seemingly different things.
apparent contradiction that makes a point.
human characteristics given to animals or inanimate objects.
extended metaphor
comparison developed in more than one sentence.
allegory
comparison between two seemingly different things.
11 terms
Set 1 Literature Terms
sensory imagery
visual imagery
mood
alliteration
language that appeals to a reader's five senses: hearing, sig…
details that appeal to the sense of sight
the emotional quality or atmosphere of a story or poem
the repetition of consonant sounds, usually at the beginning…
sensory imagery
language that appeals to a reader's five senses: hearing, sig…
visual imagery
details that appeal to the sense of sight
Literature Terms: Set 1
Personification
Metaphor
Simile
Extended Metaphor
Giving human characteristics to a non-living thing.... Example:…
Presents two things that seem very different as if they are t…
Presents two things that seem very different as if they are t…
A metaphor that covers more than one line or sentence. Often…
Personification
Giving human characteristics to a non-living thing.... Example:…
Metaphor
Presents two things that seem very different as if they are t…
15 terms
Keystone Literature Terms Set #1
anecdote
antagonist
characterization
climax
story told to illustrate an idea
opposes the main character
method used to create imaginary people in stories
turning point or most intense part of the story
anecdote
story told to illustrate an idea
antagonist
opposes the main character
Literature Vocab set 1
bewail
destitute
detract
emancipate
to express deep regret or sorrow over
1.without resources or possessions, especially the necessitie…
to take away, especially from the value, beauty, or importanc…
to set free from slavery; to liberate
bewail
to express deep regret or sorrow over
destitute
1.without resources or possessions, especially the necessitie…
Literature Terms Set 1
Plot
Heroic Quest
Imagery
Theme
Sequence of events in a story... Ex - Sofia didn't have time to…
Call to adventure, threshold, abyss, transformation, atonemen…
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
Central idea of a work of literature... Ex- Arms and the Man by…
Plot
Sequence of events in a story... Ex - Sofia didn't have time to…
Heroic Quest
Call to adventure, threshold, abyss, transformation, atonemen…
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literature term set 1
Heroic Quest
Plot
Imagery
Theme
Call to adventure, threshold, abyss, transformation, atonemen…
Sequence of events in a story.... Example: In the three little…
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
A topic of discussion or writing; a major idea broad enough t…
Heroic Quest
Call to adventure, threshold, abyss, transformation, atonemen…
Plot
Sequence of events in a story.... Example: In the three little…
20 terms
Literature Terms Set 1
allegory
allusion
anecdote
aphorism
story with two levels of meaning (literal & symbolic) in whic…
reference to a well known person, place, event, literary work…
brief story about an interesting, amusing, or strange event t…
a general truth or observation about life - usually stated co…
allegory
story with two levels of meaning (literal & symbolic) in whic…
allusion
reference to a well known person, place, event, literary work…
Literature terminology set 1
Characters
Plot
Protagonist(s)
Antagonist(s)
The people or animals that play roles in a story
The events in a story and the order in which they happen
The main character(s), often the good guy
The character(s) in direct opposition to the protagonist.
Characters
The people or animals that play roles in a story
Plot
The events in a story and the order in which they happen
20 terms
Literature Terms Set 1
Herioc Quest
Plot
Imagery
Theme
an important literary device that allows readers to identify…
the main events of a play, novel, movie, or similar work, dev…
visually descriptive or figurative language, especially in a…
the subject of a talk, a piece of writing, a person's thought…
Herioc Quest
an important literary device that allows readers to identify…
Plot
the main events of a play, novel, movie, or similar work, dev…
23 terms
AP Literature Vocabulary Set #1
Alliteration
Anaphora
End Rhyme
Enjambment
Repetition of initial consonant sounds or letters, mainly for…
Repetition of the same words at the beginning of several cons…
Rhymes appearing at the end of lines of poetry
A poetic expression that spans more than one line.
Alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds or letters, mainly for…
Anaphora
Repetition of the same words at the beginning of several cons…
26 terms
Vocab. Set 1 Literature
Ravenous
Centrifuge
Cacophony
Cataract
Extremely hungry
Spinning device
Loud noise
Cloudiness on the eye
Ravenous
Extremely hungry
Centrifuge
Spinning device
Literature Terms-set 1
allegory
alliteration
allusion
anecdote
a poem, play, picture, etc in which the apparent meaning of t…
repetition of constant sounds at the beginning of the wordq
passing reference or indirect mention of a common text
a short account of an incident
allegory
a poem, play, picture, etc in which the apparent meaning of t…
alliteration
repetition of constant sounds at the beginning of the wordq
Literature Vocabulary Set #1
Surreal
Disillusion
Oblivion
Continuity
Having the disorienting, hallucination, quality of a dream
Deprivation of belief, idealism
The state of being completely forgotten or unknown
A continuous of connected whole
Surreal
Having the disorienting, hallucination, quality of a dream
Disillusion
Deprivation of belief, idealism
Literature vocab set 1
Abhor
Adage
Aesthetic
Agenda
(V.) to feel extreme disgust; to loathe; to reject
(N.) a short sentence that states the truth
(Adj.) having to do with beauty or what is beautiful
(N.) a list of things to do
Abhor
(V.) to feel extreme disgust; to loathe; to reject
Adage
(N.) a short sentence that states the truth
AP Literature - Terms Set 1
synesthesia
parallelism
hyperbole
octave
when one kind of sensory stimulus evokes the subjective exper…
Also referred to as parallel construction or parallel structu…
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
8 line stanza
synesthesia
when one kind of sensory stimulus evokes the subjective exper…
parallelism
Also referred to as parallel construction or parallel structu…
Literature Terms- Set 1
genre
foreshadowing
antagonist
point of view
A category of literary work, such as fiction, nonfiction, or…
The use of important clues to give hints or prepare the reade…
The character whose opposition to the protagonist is the main…
The vantage point from which the story is told, such as first…
genre
A category of literary work, such as fiction, nonfiction, or…
foreshadowing
The use of important clues to give hints or prepare the reade…
9 terms
Literature Vocab Set #1
Prose
Drama
Nonfiction
Poerty
Writing that is organized in sentences
Tells a story through the words and actiond of actors
Tell the story of a person's life, narrates a series of true…
Writing that is organized in lines and groups of lines called…
Prose
Writing that is organized in sentences
Drama
Tells a story through the words and actiond of actors
Literature Vocabulary set #1
Raggedy
Fantasy
Prodigy
Liable
Adjective, Shabby, scruffy... An ugly sweater like that, all rag…
Noun, daydream, imagined image... I'm standing on the corner adm…
Noun, A person of highly unusual talent.... A regular prodigy, I…
Adjective, likely ... But of course he does, cause if he hangs u…
Raggedy
Adjective, Shabby, scruffy... An ugly sweater like that, all rag…
Fantasy
Noun, daydream, imagined image... I'm standing on the corner adm…
Literature Vocab Set #1
Auspicious (adj.)
Concession (n.)
Condescend (v.)
Eccentric (adj.)
Promising success
The act or conceding or yielding As a right, a privilege, or…
To behave as if one is conscious of descending from a superio…
Deviating from the recognized or customary character or pract…
Auspicious (adj.)
Promising success
Concession (n.)
The act or conceding or yielding As a right, a privilege, or…
50 terms
Literature Set #1
Moby Dick
Iliad
Pride and Prejudice
The Great Gatsby
Herman Melville
Homer
Jane Austen
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Moby Dick
Herman Melville
Iliad
Homer
20 terms
British Literature- Set 1
anti-
de-
dis-
en-; em-
against
oppoite
not; opposite of
cause to
anti-
against
de-
oppoite
25 terms
Literature 1: Plot, character, setting
Exposition
Rising action
Climax
Falling action
The _________ establishes the setting, the protagonist, and p…
The audience learns more about the protagonist and antagonist…
The turning point in the story. Usually this is the main batt…
The events after the climax. Things may begin to improve for…
Exposition
The _________ establishes the setting, the protagonist, and p…
Rising action
The audience learns more about the protagonist and antagonist…
AP Literature Set #1
Ignominy
Assiduous
Auspicious
Bifurcate
Dishonor; humiliate; public shame
Diligent; focused
Succesful
Divide into two parts
Ignominy
Dishonor; humiliate; public shame
Assiduous
Diligent; focused
20 terms
Literature Terms set#1
Heroic Quest
Plot
Imagery
theme
Call to adventure, threshold, abyss, transformation, atonemen…
Sequence of events in a story Ex: Novel
Descriptive or figurative language in a literary work; the us…
A topic of discussion or writing; a major idea broad enough t…
Heroic Quest
Call to adventure, threshold, abyss, transformation, atonemen…
Plot
Sequence of events in a story Ex: Novel
36 terms
CLEP American Literature Set #1
John Smith
William Bradford
John Winthrop
Anne Bradstreet
"The General History of Virginia", "A Description of New Engl…
"Of Plymouth Plantation", "The Mayflower Compact"
"A Model of Christian Charity"
"The Prologue", "The Author to Her Book", "Some Verses on the…
John Smith
"The General History of Virginia", "A Description of New Engl…
William Bradford
"Of Plymouth Plantation", "The Mayflower Compact"
12 terms
British Literature Vocabulary Set 1
compassionate
grievous
theme
admonish
feeling or showing sympathy and concern for others.... Examples…
causing grief or sorrow; serious and distressing... Example: He…
the message, moral, or lesson of a book, poem, song, film, or…
to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; to r…
compassionate
feeling or showing sympathy and concern for others.... Examples…
grievous
causing grief or sorrow; serious and distressing... Example: He…
Reading: Literature Set #1
Archetypal Character
Adaptation
Argument
Audience
This is a character in a work that represents a certain type…
This is a version of an original source (such as a diary, an…
This is a statement that seeks to convince readers of somethi…
This is whoever will be reading, listening or watching a stor…
Archetypal Character
This is a character in a work that represents a certain type…
Adaptation
This is a version of an original source (such as a diary, an…
English literature set #1
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Anithesis
a narrative in which the characters, behavior, and even the s…
the sequential repetition of similar initial sound, usually a…
a literary, historical, religious, or mythological reference
the juxtaposition of sharply contrasting ideas in balanced or…
Allegory
a narrative in which the characters, behavior, and even the s…
Alliteration
the sequential repetition of similar initial sound, usually a…
11 terms
Womens Literature Set #1
sex
gender
role
stereotype
used to indicate the biological categories within which peopl…
a social concept, a complex set of characteristics and behavi…
the pattern of behaviors prescribed for and expected from a p…
is a composite image of characteristics and expectations pert…
sex
used to indicate the biological categories within which peopl…
gender
a social concept, a complex set of characteristics and behavi…
literature set 1
daintily
petuantly
assemble
preceded
proper
impatient, annoying
bring together
to come before
daintily
proper
petuantly
impatient, annoying
10 terms
Literature Set 1
Bartleby the Scrivener
The Lottery
The Devil and Daniel Webster
The Masque of the Red Death
Herman Melville
Shirley Jackson
Stephen Vincent Benet
Edgar Allen Poe
Bartleby the Scrivener
Herman Melville
The Lottery
Shirley Jackson
Literature Set 1
Acerbic
Acrid
Acumen
Adherent
sour; severe; like acid in temper, mood or tone
harshly pungent; bitter
keenness of judgment; mental sharpness
follower; supporter; believer
Acerbic
sour; severe; like acid in temper, mood or tone
Acrid
harshly pungent; bitter
12 terms
Literature Antonyms - Set 1
adjacent
alight
barren
disrupt
faraway, distant
mount, board, take off
fertile, fruitful
organize, arrange
adjacent
faraway, distant
alight
mount, board, take off
Literature set 1
Hamlet
Oedipus
Macbeth
King Lear
Shakespeare
Sophocles
Shakespeare
Shakespeare
Hamlet
Shakespeare
Oedipus
Sophocles
11 terms
Set 1 Literature Terms
sensory imagery
visual imagery
mood
alliteration
language that appeals to a reader's five senses: hearing, sig…
details that appeal to the sense of sight
the emotional quality or atmosphere of a story or poem
the repetition of consonant sounds, usually at the beginning…
sensory imagery
language that appeals to a reader's five senses: hearing, sig…
visual imagery
details that appeal to the sense of sight
AP Literature Terms Set 1
Allegory
Alliteration
Anaphora
Apostrophe
The representation of abstract ideas or principles by charact…
The repetition of the same consonant sound at the beginning o…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
When a character speaks to a character or object that is not…
Allegory
The representation of abstract ideas or principles by charact…
Alliteration
The repetition of the same consonant sound at the beginning o…
25 terms
Literature Terms- Set 1
Obdurate
Vindictive
Rue
Peremptory
Refusing to do what other people want; not willing to change…
Having or showing a desire to hurt someone who has hurt or ca…
To show sorrow or regret for something
Having or showing the insulting attitude of people who think…
Obdurate
Refusing to do what other people want; not willing to change…
Vindictive
Having or showing a desire to hurt someone who has hurt or ca…
Literature Vocabulary Set1
screenplay
title
author
in media res
a motion-picture or television scenario-movie form of a writt…
the distinguishing name of a book, poem, picture, or piece of…
a person who writes a novel, poem, essay,etc
in or into the middle of a narrative or plot
screenplay
a motion-picture or television scenario-movie form of a writt…
title
the distinguishing name of a book, poem, picture, or piece of…
13 terms
Literature terms; set 1
Allegory
alliteration
allusion
analogy
A story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
a comparison between two things, typically on the basis of th…
Allegory
A story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
20 terms
Literature Terms (set 1)
protagonist
theme
narrative
antagonist
main character; "good guy"
message, often times a common "life lesson"
tells a story
often the "bad guy"
protagonist
main character; "good guy"
theme
message, often times a common "life lesson"
10 terms
Literature Vocab Set 1
Herculean
Bowdlerize
pandemonium
pander
mighty, powerful, massive, immense, colosial
delete, censor, expurgate
disorder, chaos, noisy confusion, tumult
indulge, gratify, cater
Herculean
mighty, powerful, massive, immense, colosial
Bowdlerize
delete, censor, expurgate
AP Literature Set 1
Lucratice
Reticent
Interminable
Terse
Profitable
Not revealing ones thoughts readily
Endless
Brief, short
Lucratice
Profitable
Reticent
Not revealing ones thoughts readily
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