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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
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…
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…
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…
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…
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
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
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…
26 terms
Literary
morning
good
vacation
cell phone
MORNG
GAOD
VAIGS
SLOEN
morning
MORNG
good
GAOD
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…
13 terms
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…
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…
25 terms
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
8 terms
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/ rising actions
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…
12 terms
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
13 terms
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
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…
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…
12 terms
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…
23 terms
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
67 terms
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…
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
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
22 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.
34 terms
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…
15 terms
Literary Terms
antagonist
autobiography
climax
connotation
The character who opposes the protagonist or hero.
Story of a person's life, written by that person themselves.
any moment of great intensity in literary work
other associations that a word or phrase suggests, in additio…
antagonist
The character who opposes the protagonist or hero.
autobiography
Story of a person's life, written by that person themselves.
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
55 terms
Literary
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Anecdote
A story or poem in which characters, settings, and events sta…
Repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words t…
Reference to person, place, or event from popular culture lit…
a short and amusing or interesting story about a real inciden…
Allegory
A story or poem in which characters, settings, and events sta…
Alliteration
Repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words t…
32 terms
Literary Terms
allusion
metaphor
simile
alliteration
A reference to another work of literature, person, or event
A figure of speech that compares two things without using a c…
A comparison using like or as
Repetition of consonant sounds.
allusion
A reference to another work of literature, person, or event
metaphor
A figure of speech that compares two things without using a c…
36 terms
Literary
Alliteration
Allusion
Antagonist
Assonance
Repeated consonant sounds at the beginning of a word, Words t…
Refrence to something real
The character, force, or collection of forces in fiction or d…
Repeated vowel sounds within the word
Alliteration
Repeated consonant sounds at the beginning of a word, Words t…
Allusion
Refrence to something real
16 terms
Literary Terms
simile
conflict
hyperbole
theme
comparing two things using LIKE or AS
the problems or complications in the story
exaggeration of the truth for effect
the idea the author is trying to get across or teach the reader
simile
comparing two things using LIKE or AS
conflict
the problems or complications in the story
17 terms
Literary Terms
personification
metaphor
simile
hyperbole
A figure of speech in which the author presents or describes…
A comparison without using like or as
A comparison using "like" or "as"
A figure of speech using deliberate exaggeration or overstate…
personification
A figure of speech in which the author presents or describes…
metaphor
A comparison without using like or as
54 terms
Literary Terms
Conflict
External Conflict
Internal Conflict
Exposition
noun - struggle between opposing forces. Ex. man vs. man; man…
noun - a struggle between a character and an outside force.
noun - a struggle that takes within the character's own mind.
noun - introduces setting and characters; reveals a conflict/…
Conflict
noun - struggle between opposing forces. Ex. man vs. man; man…
External Conflict
noun - a struggle between a character and an outside force.
22 terms
Literary Terms
Idiom
Allusion
Euphemism
Oxymoron
Expressions that are not meant to be understood literally.
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, or thing o…
A polite or indirect expression that takes the place of somet…
Two or more words or phrases that contradict each other.
Idiom
Expressions that are not meant to be understood literally.
Allusion
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, or thing o…
31 terms
Literary Terms
Setting
plot
theme
symbol
The context in time and place in which the action of a story…
Sequence of events in a story
A unifying idea that is a recurrent element in a literary or…
A thing that represents or stands for something else, especia…
Setting
The context in time and place in which the action of a story…
plot
Sequence of events in a story
32 terms
Literary Terms
theme
plot
conflict
protagonist
the central idea or universal truth in a piece of literature
a series of actions; the plan or groundwork of the story
the opposition between forces in a story; the problem
the central character - may be individual or group
theme
the central idea or universal truth in a piece of literature
plot
a series of actions; the plan or groundwork of the story
10 terms
Literary Terms
Idiom
Personification
Metaphor
Simile
a phrase that has a figurative meaning
giving human characteristics to something that isn't human
Comparing two things without using like or as
Comparing two things using like or as
Idiom
a phrase that has a figurative meaning
Personification
giving human characteristics to something that isn't human
24 terms
Literary Terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Connotation
Denotation
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
The non-literal, associative meaning of a word; the implied,…
The strict, literal, dictionary definition of a word, devoid…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
13 terms
LITERARY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
plot
setting
character
theme
including the conflict or problem
where and when a story takes place
the people in a story
the inportantmessage about life that the author wants readers…
plot
including the conflict or problem
setting
where and when a story takes place
34 terms
Literary Terms
Figurative Language
Imagery
Irony
Metaphor
Writing or speech that is not intended to carry literal meani…
words or phrases that appeal to one or more of the five sense…
The difference between what is stated explicitly and what is…
comparing two things without using "like" or "as"
Figurative Language
Writing or speech that is not intended to carry literal meani…
Imagery
words or phrases that appeal to one or more of the five sense…
18 terms
Literary Terms
Imagery
Suspense
Tone
Mood
language which appeals to the senses and allows readers to pi…
a feeling of growing tension and excitement felt by a reader
the attitude a writer has towards his/her subject
the atmosphere of the story, or feeling of the reader
Imagery
language which appeals to the senses and allows readers to pi…
Suspense
a feeling of growing tension and excitement felt by a reader
51 terms
Literary Terms
Short Story
Figurative Language
Imagery
Irony
A fictional narrative written in prose, which is shorter than…
Writing or speech that is not intended to carry literal meani…
words or phrases that appeal to one or more of the five sense…
The difference between what is stated explicitly and what is…
Short Story
A fictional narrative written in prose, which is shorter than…
Figurative Language
Writing or speech that is not intended to carry literal meani…
25 terms
Literary Terms
antagonist
protagonist
supporting characters
setting
A character or a group of characters in conflict to the prota…
main character in a play or story, hero
Secondary characters who help or try to hinder the protagonist.
The general place, historical time, and social circumstances…
antagonist
A character or a group of characters in conflict to the prota…
protagonist
main character in a play or story, hero
21 terms
Literary Terms
simile
conflict
hyperbole
theme
comparing two things using LIKE or AS
the problems or complications in the story
exaggeration of the truth for effect
the idea the author is trying to get across or teach the reader
simile
comparing two things using LIKE or AS
conflict
the problems or complications in the story
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