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16 terms
Literature
Agatha Christie
Albert Campus
Aldous Huxley
Alice Walker
Crime novelist: ... And Then There Were None... Murder on the Orien…
Wrote The Stranger... Contributed to concept of absurdism/existe…
Wrote Brave New World... Sci-fi , Utopian/Dystopian literature
Wrote The Color Purple... African American literature
Agatha Christie
Crime novelist: ... And Then There Were None... Murder on the Orien…
Albert Campus
Wrote The Stranger... Contributed to concept of absurdism/existe…
15 terms
Literature
Rising Action
Climax
Falling Action
Resolution
The part of the plot that develops the conflict adding proble…
This is the turning point of the story. The conflict or strug…
The conflict is being resolved, the problems are being solved.
The conclusion of the story. The conflicts and problems are s…
Rising Action
The part of the plot that develops the conflict adding proble…
Climax
This is the turning point of the story. The conflict or strug…
30 terms
Literature
dynamic character
static character
round character
flat character
a character in a story that changes over time
a character in a story that does not change much over time
a character in a story whose different sides of personality a…
a character in a story where only one side of their personali…
dynamic character
a character in a story that changes over time
static character
a character in a story that does not change much over time
Literature
Tenants
Luxurious
Exclusive
Elegant
A person who occupies land for a period of time.
Rich in quality or style.
Private or for only certain people.
Beautiful or tasteful.
Tenants
A person who occupies land for a period of time.
Luxurious
Rich in quality or style.
30 terms
Literature
dynamic character
static character
round character
flat character
a character in a story that changes over time
a character in a story that does not change much over time
a character in a story whose different sides of personality a…
a character in a story where only one side of their personali…
dynamic character
a character in a story that changes over time
static character
a character in a story that does not change much over time
LITERATURE
theme
tone
protagonist
antagonist
the truth about life revealed in a work of literature
the attitude a writer takes toward the audience, a subject, o…
the main character; the good guy
the person or force working against the main character
theme
the truth about life revealed in a work of literature
tone
the attitude a writer takes toward the audience, a subject, o…
688 terms
Literature
The Great Gatsby
The Catcher in the Rye
The Grapes of Wrath
To Kill a Mockingbird
F. Scott Fitzgerald
J.D. Salinger
John Steinbeck
Harper Lee
The Great Gatsby
F. Scott Fitzgerald
The Catcher in the Rye
J.D. Salinger
11 terms
Literature
Plot
Theme
Characterization
Setting
Sequence of events in a story
Central idea of a work of literature
The development of characters in a story
Time and place of a story
Plot
Sequence of events in a story
Theme
Central idea of a work of literature
Literature
lyric
diction
consonance
meter
short poem of personal feelings
choice of words
repetitive use of consonants
linguistic sound pattern for a verse or poem
lyric
short poem of personal feelings
diction
choice of words
33 terms
Literature
fable
realistic fiction
historical fiction
science fiction
a short story, that usually uses animals as characters, and t…
features characters and plots that could actually happen in e…
blends history and fiction into stories that could happen
uses scientific facts and technological developments to imagi…
fable
a short story, that usually uses animals as characters, and t…
realistic fiction
features characters and plots that could actually happen in e…
13 terms
Literature
Dubiously
Impious
Ascertain
Perjury
giving rise to uncertainty; to suspect or doubt
lacking in reverence or proper respect; not pius
to find out or learn with certainty
offense of willfully telling an untruth
Dubiously
giving rise to uncertainty; to suspect or doubt
Impious
lacking in reverence or proper respect; not pius
38 terms
Literature
Abstract Language
Allegory
Antagonist
Characterization
Language that uses intangible, nonspecific, concepts. Ex. Lov…
Objects, setting, or events represent general concepts, moral…
character whose works against those of the hero/protagonist
development of character. It includes the narrators descripti…
Abstract Language
Language that uses intangible, nonspecific, concepts. Ex. Lov…
Allegory
Objects, setting, or events represent general concepts, moral…
Literature
it is commonly believed
to inflict
to capture
to enslave
общепринято считать
причинять
пленять
порабощать
it is commonly believed
общепринято считать
to inflict
причинять
Literature
The Bible
Greek and Roman Mythology
Beowulf
Dante Aligheri
most known book; extends language and laws we uphold; influen…
explains natural world + social system; lots of monsters or h…
longest epic poem and oldest poem in english; influenced lord…
influenced literature by using emotion + politics; known for…
The Bible
most known book; extends language and laws we uphold; influen…
Greek and Roman Mythology
explains natural world + social system; lots of monsters or h…
10 terms
Literature
God
Philosophy, poverty, poetry
The seasons
Man
Gandhi writes that if independence is achieved, it will br be…
Who are the three companions startung with P, with whom Ezeki…
As time passes, ezekiel writes, the london ____ passed him by…
In london a woman finally joins ezekiel, to tell him figurati…
God
Gandhi writes that if independence is achieved, it will br be…
Philosophy, poverty, poetry
Who are the three companions startung with P, with whom Ezeki…
27 terms
Literature
Connotation
Epistrophe
Metaphor
Double meaning
Additional meanings
The end
Described with out using like or as
A word that has many definitions
Connotation
Additional meanings
Epistrophe
The end
Literature
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
Anthisesis
Initial consonant sound is repeated (safety and security)
Indirect reference to a person, event or piece of literature.…
Succesive clauses or sentences start with the same word.
Contrasting relationships between two ideas.
Alliteration
Initial consonant sound is repeated (safety and security)
Allusion
Indirect reference to a person, event or piece of literature.…
Literature
X /
/ X
/ X X
X X /
Iamb
Trochee
Dactyl
Anapaest
X /
Iamb
/ X
Trochee
Literature
Romanticism
AMERICAN ROMANTICISM
REGIONALISM
GONZO JOURNALISM
Valuing feeling and intuition over reason; viewing life as we…
Theme of journey as an individual, replaced rationalistic vie…
Setting is the most important aspect of the style. a focus on…
a style of journalism that is written without claims of objec…
Romanticism
Valuing feeling and intuition over reason; viewing life as we…
AMERICAN ROMANTICISM
Theme of journey as an individual, replaced rationalistic vie…
402 terms
Literature
Accent
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
the stressed portion of a word
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 bring something to mind without men…
Accent
the stressed portion of a word
Allegory
a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
14 terms
Literature
fugitives
incentive
disheveled
guttural
people fleeing
something that simulates one to action; encouragement
untidy; messy
made in back of the throat
fugitives
people fleeing
incentive
something that simulates one to action; encouragement
9 terms
Literature
worldview
myth
rhyme scheme
foreshadowing
A person's view of the world, consisting of the set of belief…
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
the ordered pattern of rhymes at the ends of the lines of a p…
A narrative device that hints at coming events; often builds…
worldview
A person's view of the world, consisting of the set of belief…
myth
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
15 terms
Literature
Rising Action
Climax
Falling Action
Resolution
The part of the plot that develops the conflict adding proble…
This is the turning point of the story. The conflict or strug…
The conflict is being resolved, the problems are being solved.
The conclusion of the story. The conflicts and problems are s…
Rising Action
The part of the plot that develops the conflict adding proble…
Climax
This is the turning point of the story. The conflict or strug…
14 terms
Literature
J.K. Rowling
Suzanne Collins
Robert Frost
Nathaniel Hawthorne
1) Born July 31st, 1965... 2) Married Dr. Neil Murray in 2001... 3)…
1) Born August 10th, 1962... 2) Married to Cap Pryor... 3) Famous f…
1) Born on March 26, 1874... 2) First published poem was "My But…
1) Born on July 4th, 1804... 2) First work was the novel "Fansha…
J.K. Rowling
1) Born July 31st, 1965... 2) Married Dr. Neil Murray in 2001... 3)…
Suzanne Collins
1) Born August 10th, 1962... 2) Married to Cap Pryor... 3) Famous f…
Literature
Rising Action
Climax
Falling Action
Resolution
The part of the plot that develops the conflict adding proble…
This is the turning point of the story. The conflict or strug…
The conflict is being resolved, the problems are being solved.
The conclusion of the story. The conflicts and problems are s…
Rising Action
The part of the plot that develops the conflict adding proble…
Climax
This is the turning point of the story. The conflict or strug…
Literature
Rising Action
Climax
Falling Action
Resolution
The part of the plot that develops the conflict adding proble…
This is the turning point of the story. The conflict or strug…
The conflict is being resolved, the problems are being solved.
The conclusion of the story. The conflicts and problems are s…
Rising Action
The part of the plot that develops the conflict adding proble…
Climax
This is the turning point of the story. The conflict or strug…
Literature
fable
creation myth
folktale
legend
fable
creation myth
688 terms
Literature
The Great Gatsby
The Catcher in the Rye
The Grapes of Wrath
To Kill a Mockingbird
F. Scott Fitzgerald
J.D. Salinger
John Steinbeck
Harper Lee
The Great Gatsby
F. Scott Fitzgerald
The Catcher in the Rye
J.D. Salinger
Literature
fiction
author
autobiography
biography
The class of literature comprising works of imaginative narra…
a person who writes a novel, poem, essay, etc.
The story of someone's life, written by themselves.
The story of someone's life, written by another person.
fiction
The class of literature comprising works of imaginative narra…
author
a person who writes a novel, poem, essay, etc.
16 terms
Literature
Exposition
Rising Action
Climax
Falling Action
An authors introduction to the characters, the setting, and t…
The part of the plot that develops the conflict adding proble…
This is the turning point of the story. The conflict or strug…
The conflict is being resolved, the problems are being solved.
Exposition
An authors introduction to the characters, the setting, and t…
Rising Action
The part of the plot that develops the conflict adding proble…
129 terms
Literature
Hamlet
The Tempest
Macbeth
Iliad
Shakespeare (H)
Shakespeare (T)
Shakespeare (M)
Homer
Hamlet
Shakespeare (H)
The Tempest
Shakespeare (T)
43 terms
literature
foreshadowing
flashback
point of view
first person point of view
when an author hints at some danger or action that may happen…
a technique that writers use to move back in time, providing…
the author's choice of narrator for a story
when the narrator is a character in a story; the narrator use…
foreshadowing
when an author hints at some danger or action that may happen…
flashback
a technique that writers use to move back in time, providing…
39 terms
Literature
act
adventure story
alliteration
allusion
major division within a play
a literary work in which action is the main element
Repetition of consonant sounds
a reference to a famous person, place, event, or work of lite…
act
major division within a play
adventure story
a literary work in which action is the main element
5 terms
Literature
fallacy
sonnet
popularize
pastoral
n. an incorrect statement, a falsehood: hieu sai
form of poem with 14 lines
to make popular
related to an idealized, rural life: thuoc dong co, dong que
fallacy
n. an incorrect statement, a falsehood: hieu sai
sonnet
form of poem with 14 lines
5 terms
Literature
myth
fable
personification
character
a story that tells how something in nature came to be
a story in which a character learns an important lesson
when animals or objects behave like people
people, animals or even objects in a story
myth
a story that tells how something in nature came to be
fable
a story in which a character learns an important lesson
10 terms
Literature
Reverent
Indignant
Feted
Discriminate
Deeply respectful
acting as if something is unfair
to pay higher honor
to treat poeple unfairly becasue of their race
Reverent
Deeply respectful
Indignant
acting as if something is unfair
18 terms
Literature
playwright
actors
acts
scenes
is the author of a play.
are the people who perform it.
are units of action in a drama.
acts are often divided into parts.
playwright
is the author of a play.
actors
are the people who perform it.
10 terms
Literature
autobiography
biography
flashback
folklore
The story of someone's life, written by themselves.
The story of someone's life, written by another person.
A scene that happened before the main even of a story.
A traditional tale
autobiography
The story of someone's life, written by themselves.
biography
The story of someone's life, written by another person.
25 terms
Literature
triumphant
pulverize
shriveled
pummeling
victorious, winning
grind to dust
wrinkled, dried up
punching, beating
triumphant
victorious, winning
pulverize
grind to dust
10 terms
Literature
Alliteration
Hyperbole
Idioms
Irony
repeated consonant sounds in the beginning of words.
exaggeration of emphasis
an expression that cannot be understood from the individual.
the opposite of what is meant
Alliteration
repeated consonant sounds in the beginning of words.
Hyperbole
exaggeration of emphasis
literature
CHARACTER
prontaginist
antagonist
deuterogamist
A PERSON OR ANIMAL IN A STORY, PLAY, OR OTHER LITERARY WORK
the main character in a work of literature
a character that opposes the protagonist
best friend of the main character\ protagonist; the actor tak…
CHARACTER
A PERSON OR ANIMAL IN A STORY, PLAY, OR OTHER LITERARY WORK
prontaginist
the main character in a work of literature
Literature
Alliteration
Allusion
Antagonist
Assonance
use of the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed s…
passing reference or indirect mention
a drug that neutralizes or counteracts the effects of another…
the repetition of similar vowels in the stressed syllables of…
Alliteration
use of the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed s…
Allusion
passing reference or indirect mention
Literature
fable
realistic fiction
historical fiction
science fiction
a short story, that usually uses animals as characters, and t…
features characters and plots that could actually happen in e…
blends history and fiction into stories that could happen
uses scientific facts and technological developments to imagi…
fable
a short story, that usually uses animals as characters, and t…
realistic fiction
features characters and plots that could actually happen in e…
31 terms
Literature
synopsis
background
incident
personification
a summary
the details of the outside events surrounding a book
an event or situation
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
synopsis
a summary
background
the details of the outside events surrounding a book
11 terms
Literature
allegory
characterization
direct characterization
indirect characterization
n., a story that represents human values
n., the portrayal or description of a character
n., when the author tells what the character's personality is
n., when you have to infer what the character's personality i…
allegory
n., a story that represents human values
characterization
n., the portrayal or description of a character
18 terms
Literature
Characrer trait
Description
Direct characterization
Indirect characterization
How a character thinks or acts
Writing that seeks to aid the reader in seeing or feeling wha…
Type of character description in which straightforward detail…
Type of characterization in which the reader must infer chara…
Characrer trait
How a character thinks or acts
Description
Writing that seeks to aid the reader in seeing or feeling wha…
25 terms
Literature
"A Dreamed Deferred"
Nikki Giovanni'... "I Wrote a Good Omelet"
"The Crucible"
John Proctor
A poem written by Langston Hughes
How love makes us confused and backwards.
Witchcraft
Prepared to die accused of being a Witch rather than lie.
"A Dreamed Deferred"
A poem written by Langston Hughes
Nikki Giovanni'... "I Wrote a Good Omelet"
How love makes us confused and backwards.
Literature
vast wealth
ghostwriter
to reject, to refuse
prominent
велике багатство
письменник, який пише для інших
відмовляти
визначний
vast wealth
велике багатство
ghostwriter
письменник, який пише для інших
10 terms
Literature
Insinuate
Jubilant
Sublime
Provoke
To suggest;to hint;to imply
Showing great joy or victory
Awesome;impressive
To incite;to instigate;to stimulate
Insinuate
To suggest;to hint;to imply
Jubilant
Showing great joy or victory
Literature
Arthur Clough
Arthur Hallam
Christina Rossetti
Decalogue
reflects he perplexity and religious doubt
the subject of Lord Tennyson's Elegy
excelled in works of fantasy
pronouncement
Arthur Clough
reflects he perplexity and religious doubt
Arthur Hallam
the subject of Lord Tennyson's Elegy
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