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Literary
tone
mood
diction
connotation
authors attitude towards a subject
the atmosphere the author creates for the reader
word choice
feelings associated with words
tone
authors attitude towards a subject
mood
the atmosphere the author creates for the reader
54 terms
literary
Prose
setting
general setting
Specific setting
Any writing that is not poetry
The time and place of a story
epoch, historical, continent, etc.
The place and time at which the action actually takes place o…
Prose
Any writing that is not poetry
setting
The time and place of a story
24 terms
Literary
setting
allegory
archetype
synecdoche
The context in time and place in which the action of a story…
A story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
A detail, image, or character type that occurs frequently in…
a figure of speech in which a part is made to represent the w…
setting
The context in time and place in which the action of a story…
allegory
A story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
Literary
Alliteration
onomatopoeia
simile
Metaphor
Alliteration is a term used to describe the repetition of ini…
A word that explains the sound. ... Bam
comparisons using "like" or "as" ... She is like her mom
direct comparisons often using (is, are, was, were, or seemed…
Alliteration
Alliteration is a term used to describe the repetition of ini…
onomatopoeia
A word that explains the sound. ... Bam
25 terms
Literary
Alliteration
Assonance
Consonance
Connotation
occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning of ea…
Repetition of vowel sounds ex: The sailor said 'hey' to Mae i…
Repetition of consonant sounds ex: he ate seven sandwiches on…
All the meanings, associations, or emotions that a word sugge…
Alliteration
occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning of ea…
Assonance
Repetition of vowel sounds ex: The sailor said 'hey' to Mae i…
22 terms
Literary
Mood
Text Features
Conflict
Myth
The Atmosphere or feeling in a literary work is called:
Pictures, side bars, bold print, graphs, charts and captions
Struggle or problem in the story for the main character:
Ancient Greek story that explains natural occurrences/happeni…
Mood
The Atmosphere or feeling in a literary work is called:
Text Features
Pictures, side bars, bold print, graphs, charts and captions
39 terms
literary
exposition
rising action
conflict
climax
the introduction of characters, the setting, and the situation
the events that happen before the climax
the main problem that leads to the story
the most interesting part of a story
exposition
the introduction of characters, the setting, and the situation
rising action
the events that happen before the climax
10 terms
Literary
Allusion
Alliteration
Repetition
Tone
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
Repeated beginning consonant sounds. Example: The fog filtere…
A technique in which a sound, word, phrase, or line is repeat…
An attitude of a writer toward a subject or an audience. Tone…
Allusion
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
Alliteration
Repeated beginning consonant sounds. Example: The fog filtere…
10 terms
literary
onomatopeia
allusion
alliteration
metaphor
The use of a word whose sound imitates or suggest its meaning…
A reference to another work of literature, person, or event... T…
Repetition of initial consonant sounds... Sally sold seashells.
figure of speech comparing two different things... Mrs. Smith da…
onomatopeia
The use of a word whose sound imitates or suggest its meaning…
allusion
A reference to another work of literature, person, or event... T…
13 terms
Literary
imagery
first person
subjective
objective
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
"I" and "Me" standpoint. Personal perspective.
Existing in the mind or relating to one's own thoughts, opini…
(adj) factual, related to reality or physical objects; not in…
imagery
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
first person
"I" and "Me" standpoint. Personal perspective.
5 terms
literary
refine
revise
clincher
propaganda
improve
to make corrections
the final statement of your speech
A negative term for writing designed to sway opinion rather t…
refine
improve
revise
to make corrections
literary
nonfiction
literary nonfiction
organization of text
author's tone
writing about real event\
Text that includes literary elements and devices usually asso…
structure
The writer's attitude toward his or her audience and subject
nonfiction
writing about real event\
literary nonfiction
Text that includes literary elements and devices usually asso…
9 terms
Literary
Metaphor
Alliteration
Imagery
Hyperbole
Stephan's eyes were a furious storm
Dancing Doritos destroyed delicate dandelions
The crisp, black tuxedo created an experience like no other s…
Usain Bolt is so fast that not even light can match his speed
Metaphor
Stephan's eyes were a furious storm
Alliteration
Dancing Doritos destroyed delicate dandelions
Literary
This is an imaginitive exploration of…
imaginitive
exploration
The plot of the book is gripping in it…
זוהי חקירה מלאת דמיון של מיזוגניה עכשוית.
מלאת דמיון
חקירה
עלילת הספר סוחפת בעוצמתה.
This is an imaginitive exploration of…
זוהי חקירה מלאת דמיון של מיזוגניה עכשוית.
imaginitive
מלאת דמיון
26 terms
Literary
Figurative Language
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Figurative Language
Simile
26 terms
Literary
morning
good
vacation
cell phone
MORNG
GAOD
VAIGS
SLOEN
morning
MORNG
good
GAOD
Literary
Characterization
Cacophony
Tone
Foreshadowing
Author reveals personality
Words that create a harsh or discordant sound
Feeling or attitude the author conveys through choice it words
A method by which an author hunts at future events
Characterization
Author reveals personality
Cacophony
Words that create a harsh or discordant sound
38 terms
literary
Alliteration
Assonance
Ballad
Blank verse
The repetition of consonant sound at the beginning of two or…
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
A poem or song narrating a story in short stanzas
verse without rhyme, especially that which uses iambic pentam…
Alliteration
The repetition of consonant sound at the beginning of two or…
Assonance
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
Literary
AB OVO
Climax
Denouement
IN MEDIAS RES
the narrative that's at the beginning of the plot
the most intense moment in literature
the result of a complicated situation which usually happens a…
the midway point of the story
AB OVO
the narrative that's at the beginning of the plot
Climax
the most intense moment in literature
10 terms
literary
surname
encumbered
insignificant
profoundly
a hereditary name common to all members of a family distinct…
restrict or burden (someone or something) in such a way that…
too small or unimportant to be worth consideration
to a profound extent; extremely.
surname
a hereditary name common to all members of a family distinct…
encumbered
restrict or burden (someone or something) in such a way that…
8 terms
Literary
Allusion
Analogy
Figurative Language
Imagery
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
a comparison between two things, typically on the basis of th…
Figurative language can be found in literature and poetry whe…
the formation of mental images, figures, or likenesses of thi…
Allusion
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
Analogy
a comparison between two things, typically on the basis of th…
literary
Generalization
Alliteration
Inference
Moral
a vague or indefinite statement that is made to cover many ca…
the repetition of similar initial consonant sounds in order t…
a conclusion drawn by the reader based on previous information
a lesson taught by literary work
Generalization
a vague or indefinite statement that is made to cover many ca…
Alliteration
the repetition of similar initial consonant sounds in order t…
Literary
Alliteration
Allusion
Parallelism
Epigraph
Repeating the sound of the first letter in several words
Reference to history,literature,the bible,mythology or the cl…
The use of successive verbal constitutions in poetry or prose…
A short quotion or saying at the begging of a book,intended t…
Alliteration
Repeating the sound of the first letter in several words
Allusion
Reference to history,literature,the bible,mythology or the cl…
Literary
Diction
denotation
connotation
point of view
the choice and use of words and phrases in speech or writing
the literal or primary meaning of a word
an idea or feeling that a word invokes
the position from which something or someone is observed
Diction
the choice and use of words and phrases in speech or writing
denotation
the literal or primary meaning of a word
13 terms
Literary
Exposition
First Person
Second Person
Third person
Introduction of action or climax
Speaker (I, me, we)
One spoken to (you)
One spoken about or of (he, them, him, her, they)
Exposition
Introduction of action or climax
First Person
Speaker (I, me, we)
16 terms
Literary
plot
Exposition
Conflict
Complications
the series of related events that make up a story
the background of a story- explains who the characters are an…
a struggle or clash between opposing forces or opposing chara…
events that make it hard for the character to get what he or…
plot
the series of related events that make up a story
Exposition
the background of a story- explains who the characters are an…
literary
plot
mood
irony
setting
refers to what happens in a story
the general feeling that an author creates
the contrast between what is expected and what actually happens
refers to the place and time of a story
plot
refers to what happens in a story
mood
the general feeling that an author creates
literary
plot
mood
irony
setting
a refers to what happens in a story
the general feeling that an author creates
the contrast contrast brtween what is expected and what actua…
refees to the place and time of a story
plot
a refers to what happens in a story
mood
the general feeling that an author creates
12 terms
Literary
Foreshadowing
Theme
Mood
Climax
When the author gives hits or suggestions of what will happen…
The lesson the author wants the reader to learn during the st…
The feeling a reader may get from reading the story.
The highest point of excitement or drama
Foreshadowing
When the author gives hits or suggestions of what will happen…
Theme
The lesson the author wants the reader to learn during the st…
23 terms
Literary
Setting
plot
exposition
rising action
time and place of a story
sequence of events
introduction of the setting and characters
events that introduce a conflict
Setting
time and place of a story
plot
sequence of events
10 terms
Literary
Metaphor
Simile
Idiom
Onomatopoeia
A figure of speech that makes an indirect comparison between…
A figure of speech that makes a direct comparison between two…
An expression in a given language that cannot be understood f…
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
Metaphor
A figure of speech that makes an indirect comparison between…
Simile
A figure of speech that makes a direct comparison between two…
Literary
tragedy
comedy
comedy of manners
farce
starts good, gets bad, hero destroyed
starts bad, gets good, hero triumphs
elevated, often satirical, from restoration period
crude, often obscene
tragedy
starts good, gets bad, hero destroyed
comedy
starts bad, gets good, hero triumphs
literary
Theme
plotline
conflict
introduction
Central idea of a work of literature
the course or main features of a narrative such as the plot o…
A struggle between opposing forces. Man vs. Man, Man vs. soci…
The beginning of a speech which should get the audiences atte…
Theme
Central idea of a work of literature
plotline
the course or main features of a narrative such as the plot o…
Literary
Protoganist
Antaganist
Dynamic
static
the central character
the character working against protoganist
a person who changes over time
opposite of a dynamic character
Protoganist
the central character
Antaganist
the character working against protoganist
Literary
Alliteration
Allusion
Apostrophe
Blank Verse
the repetition of beginning consonant sounds... Example: beach b…
a reference to a mythological, literary, or historical person…
a form of personification in which the absent or dead are spo…
iambic pentameter unrimed... Example: Something there is that do…
Alliteration
the repetition of beginning consonant sounds... Example: beach b…
Allusion
a reference to a mythological, literary, or historical person…
5 terms
Literary Terms
allegory
alliteration
allusion
ambiguity
A literary work in which characters, objects, or actions repr…
Alliteration is the repetition of the same consonant sound at…
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
-A statement which can contain two or more meanings. For exam…
allegory
A literary work in which characters, objects, or actions repr…
alliteration
Alliteration is the repetition of the same consonant sound at…
Literary Vocabulary
Characterization
Internal Conflict
External Conflict
Irony
What a character is like; what they do to show their personal…
A problem or struggle within a character; a decision that the…
A problem or struggle between two characters or between one c…
The story leads the reader to expect one thing, but the oppos…
Characterization
What a character is like; what they do to show their personal…
Internal Conflict
A problem or struggle within a character; a decision that the…
Literary Terms
Chiasmus
Conflict
Authorial Intrusion
Anastrophe
a figure of speech containing two phrases that are parallel b…
resistance the protagonist of the story finds in achieving hi…
an interesting literary device wherein the author penning the…
a form of literary device wherein the order of the noun and t…
Chiasmus
a figure of speech containing two phrases that are parallel b…
Conflict
resistance the protagonist of the story finds in achieving hi…
Literary Terms
plot
setting
mood
conflict
the framework of a story
where and when a story takes place
the feel to a story
struggle between two or more opposing forces
plot
the framework of a story
setting
where and when a story takes place
Literary Terms
Hyperbole
Personification
Hubris
Paradox
An extreme exaggeration... "I'm so hungry I could eat a horse."
The giving of human qualities to an object,animal or idea
Extreme pride or self confidence-when it offends the gods, it…
A statement that seems contradictory or absurd but is actuall…
Hyperbole
An extreme exaggeration... "I'm so hungry I could eat a horse."
Personification
The giving of human qualities to an object,animal or idea
29 terms
literary
Informative/Explanatory
Narrative
Argumentative
imaginative
a piece of writing the explains
Tells a story
attempt to win over or change someone's belief or opinion
creative or inventive writing
Informative/Explanatory
a piece of writing the explains
Narrative
Tells a story
24 terms
Literary Terms
exposition
setting
plot
point of view
a literary device used to introduce background information ab…
the time and place in which the story takes place.
the main events of a play, novel, movie, or similar work, dev…
the mode of narration that an author employs to let the reade…
exposition
a literary device used to introduce background information ab…
setting
the time and place in which the story takes place.
literary
alliteration
allusion
antagonist
assonance
the repetition of consonant sounds
an indirect reference to something in literature, sports, ent…
a character who moves against protagonist
the repetition of vowel sounds
alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds
allusion
an indirect reference to something in literature, sports, ent…
72 terms
Literary Terms
Conflict
External Conflict
Internal Conflict
Plot
a struggle between opposing forces. Ex. man vs. man; man vs.…
a struggle between a character and an outside force
a struggle that takes within the character's own mind
the series of events in a story; the events center on a confl…
Conflict
a struggle between opposing forces. Ex. man vs. man; man vs.…
External Conflict
a struggle between a character and an outside force
32 terms
Literary Vocabulary
protagonist
antagonist
plot
setting
a character that promotes good in a story
a character that promotes evil in a story
the who what when where how and why of a story
the where and when of a story
protagonist
a character that promotes good in a story
antagonist
a character that promotes evil in a story
12 terms
Literary Terms
setting
Irony
personification
plot
the time and place of a story
the opposite of what you expect
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
Sequence of events in a story
setting
the time and place of a story
Irony
the opposite of what you expect
Literary Terms
Climax
First person
Third person
Characterization
turning point of the text
Often uses the pronoun I and includes the narrator as a chara…
uses the pronouns "he', "she", or it and doesn't include the…
the development of characters within a text
Climax
turning point of the text
First person
Often uses the pronoun I and includes the narrator as a chara…
100 terms
literary terms
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
The multiple meanings, either intentional or unintentional, o…
Allegory
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
14 terms
Literary Terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Simile
Theme
the beginning letters are the same
referring to something found elsewhere in literature or art (…
comparing two things using LIKE or AS
the overall idea or message the author is trying to the reader
Alliteration
the beginning letters are the same
Allusion
referring to something found elsewhere in literature or art (…
12 terms
Literary
Theme
Intaning Event
Conflict
Plot
The reason for the story and the lesson that is learned
Starts the action
Problem in the the story
The main parts of the story & details leading to the Climax
Theme
The reason for the story and the lesson that is learned
Intaning Event
Starts the action
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