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AP Literature Lit. Terms #1
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
Analogy
repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words t…
reference to someone or something that is known from history,…
deliberately suggesting two or more different, and sometimes…
comparison made between two things to show how they are alike.
Alliteration
repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words t…
Allusion
reference to someone or something that is known from history,…
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literature unit 1 lit terms
similie
metaphor
hyperbole
idiom
a figure of speech that makes a comparison between two unlike…
a comparison of two things that are basically unlike but have…
a figure of speech in which the truth is exaggerated for emph…
an expression that has a meaning different from the meaning o…
similie
a figure of speech that makes a comparison between two unlike…
metaphor
a comparison of two things that are basically unlike but have…
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Literature Semester 1 Lit Terms
Short Story
Plot
Exposition
Conflict
A brief fictional narrative in prose usually focuses on a sin…
Sequence of events in a story, consists of exposition, confli…
Character, introduction, setting, and conflict.
Struggle between two opposing forces, internal and external.
Short Story
A brief fictional narrative in prose usually focuses on a sin…
Plot
Sequence of events in a story, consists of exposition, confli…
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English 1 Literature Review (Lit)
Alliteration
Allusion
Anecdote
Antagonist
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
a short and amusing or interesting story about a real inciden…
a person who actively opposes or is hostile to someone or som…
Alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Allusion
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
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Lit Terms - English Literature 1
Antagonist
Characterization
Direct
Indirect
The person or thing opposing the protagonist or hero of the s…
A representation of a person's attributes or peculiarities, a…
The writer states directly what the character is like
The writer gives clues and hints as to what the character is…
Antagonist
The person or thing opposing the protagonist or hero of the s…
Characterization
A representation of a person's attributes or peculiarities, a…
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Brit Lit Semester 1 Literature
Anglo/Saxon Lyric Poems
Beowulf
Midieval Literature
The Canterbury Tales
Use imagery,kennings, and irony. Show the traits of Anglo/Sax…
A monster, Grendel, starts attacking Hrothgar's (King of the…
"A History of the English Church and People" - Written by Ven…
"The Prologue" - Introduce all the pilgrims on the journey... "…
Anglo/Saxon Lyric Poems
Use imagery,kennings, and irony. Show the traits of Anglo/Sax…
Beowulf
A monster, Grendel, starts attacking Hrothgar's (King of the…
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American Literature Lit Terms 1
What are the two most common modern fo…
What are myths?
Name two ways elements of primitive fo…
Explain what a didactic work is.
the short story and the novel
supernatural narratives widely believed to be true by the peo…
primitive folklore survive in regional or ethic tales passed…
intended to teach, particularly in having moral instruction a…
What are the two most common modern fo…
the short story and the novel
What are myths?
supernatural narratives widely believed to be true by the peo…
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American Lit. 1- Elements of Literature
Genre
Two comprehensive categories
Within fiction, four basic genres
poem
A type or category of literature
Fiction and Non-fiction
Novel, Short Story, Poem, and Drama
A very concise and emotionally intense form of literature; ma…
Genre
A type or category of literature
Two comprehensive categories
Fiction and Non-fiction
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Literature Test 1: Lit terms
consonants
end rhyme
allusion
metaphor
the repetition of consonant sounds within words
rhyme that occurs at the end of lines of poetry
a reference to a person, a place, an event, or a literary wor…
a comparison of two unlike things NOT using "like" or "as"
consonants
the repetition of consonant sounds within words
end rhyme
rhyme that occurs at the end of lines of poetry
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Literature Test 1- British Lit
How the Middle Ages is divided up
Definition of the Middle Ages
Nickname of the Middle Ages
Reasoning behind the nickname of the m…
450-1100 AD: Old English Lit... 1100-1485 AD: Middle English Lit
450-1485 AD; from the invasion of England by Germanic tribes…
The dark ages
It was a so called dark interleave between enlightenment of c…
How the Middle Ages is divided up
450-1100 AD: Old English Lit... 1100-1485 AD: Middle English Lit
Definition of the Middle Ages
450-1485 AD; from the invasion of England by Germanic tribes…
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Brit Lit Literature Test 1
Members of the nobility
System of government, everything belon…
Play reenacting a story from the bible
Estates
Barons
Feudalism
Mystery Play
Fiefdoms
Members of the nobility
Barons
System of government, everything belon…
Feudalism
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AP Literature Lit Terms Exam #1
Allusion
Anaphora
Antithesis
Apostrophe
a reference to something literary, mythological, or historica…
the repetition of words or phrases at the beginning of consec…
a statement in which two opposing ideas are balanced
a figure of speech in which one directly addresses an absent…
Allusion
a reference to something literary, mythological, or historica…
Anaphora
the repetition of words or phrases at the beginning of consec…
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British Lit: Anglo Saxon Literature
elegy
kenning
alliteration
caesura
a sad poem or song : a poem or song that expresses sorrow for…
A device employed in Anglo-Saxon poetry in which the name of…
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
A natural pause or break in a line of poetry, usually near th…
elegy
a sad poem or song : a poem or song that expresses sorrow for…
kenning
A device employed in Anglo-Saxon poetry in which the name of…
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Lit literature
Alliteration
Allusion
Anachronism
Aside
The repetition of initial consonant sounds in a set of words…
A reference to an outside work of art, literature, history, r…
The presence of something that does not belong in a settings…
In a play/drama, words spoken by a character directly to the…
Alliteration
The repetition of initial consonant sounds in a set of words…
Allusion
A reference to an outside work of art, literature, history, r…
American Lit sem 1 exam literature terms
Infer
Rhetoric
Denotation
Connotation
Deduce from evidence or reasoning
Ancient art or argumentation and discourse
A word's dictionary definition
The emotional and imaginative association surrounding a word
Infer
Deduce from evidence or reasoning
Rhetoric
Ancient art or argumentation and discourse
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Handbook to Literature Lit Terms
Accismus
Acmeism
Adonic Verse
Aesthetic Distance
a pretended refusal that is sincere or hypocritical
the name of a poetic movement founded in Russia in 1912 on th…
The measure that consists of a Dactyl and a Spondee (stress u…
A term used to describe the effect produced when an emotion o…
Accismus
a pretended refusal that is sincere or hypocritical
Acmeism
the name of a poetic movement founded in Russia in 1912 on th…
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Handbook to Literature Lit Terms
Accismus
Acmeism
Adonic Verse
Aesthetic Distance
a pretended refusal that is sincere or hypocritical
the name of a poetic movement founded in Russia in 1912 on th…
The measure that consists of a Dactyl and a Spondee (stress u…
A term used to describe the effect produced when an emotion o…
Accismus
a pretended refusal that is sincere or hypocritical
Acmeism
the name of a poetic movement founded in Russia in 1912 on th…
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AP Literature Lit Terms 3 1-50
Implicit
implied metaphor
in media res
indirect characterization
suggested or understood without being directly stated
compares 2 unlike things but it does so without mentioning on…
"into the middle of things" usually describes a narrative tha…
the process by which the personality of a character is reveal…
Implicit
suggested or understood without being directly stated
implied metaphor
compares 2 unlike things but it does so without mentioning on…
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AP Lit Allusions - Literature 1-15
Babbitt
Brobdingnagian
Bumble
Cinderella
titular protagonist of the 1922 novel by Sinclair Lewis; mean…
name of inhabitants in the land of giants in Swift's Gulliver…
minor official in the workhouse where Oliver of Dickens's Oli…
a girl in various traditional European fairy tales; in one ve…
Babbitt
titular protagonist of the 1922 novel by Sinclair Lewis; mean…
Brobdingnagian
name of inhabitants in the land of giants in Swift's Gulliver…
Drug Lit - Tertiary Literature
Gold Standard... General Drug Information
Gold Standard... Adverse Drug Reactions/…
Gold Standard... Bioequivalence Reference
Gold Standard... Compounding
AHFS Drug Handbook
Meyler's Side Effects of Drugs
Orange Book
Remington: The Science and Practice of Pharmacy
Gold Standard... General Drug Information
AHFS Drug Handbook
Gold Standard... Adverse Drug Reactions/…
Meyler's Side Effects of Drugs
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AP Literature Vocabulary: Unit 1 (+ Lit Terms)
adjunct
bellwether
caterwaul
chimerical
(n.) something added to something else as helpful or useful b…
(n.) male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhouse; a…
(v.) to howl or screech like a cat; to quarrel; (n.) a harsh…
(adj.) absurd; wildly fantastic; impossible
adjunct
(n.) something added to something else as helpful or useful b…
bellwether
(n.) male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhouse; a…
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AP Lit Unit 1: Literature Professor
Syntax
Denotation
Connotation
Imagery
linguistics : the way in which words are put together to form…
the meaning of a word or phrase
an idea or quality that a word makes you think about in addit…
language that causes people to imagine pictures in their mind
Syntax
linguistics : the way in which words are put together to form…
Denotation
the meaning of a word or phrase
Ap literature lit. term 1-62
Allegory
Allusion
Archetype
Apostrophe
a figure of speech in which abstract ideas and principles are…
is a brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing o…
is a typical character, an action or a situation that seems t…
is a figure of speech sometimes represented by exclamation "O…
Allegory
a figure of speech in which abstract ideas and principles are…
Allusion
is a brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing o…
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Lit Terms #1 WTW AP Literature
Abstract
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Complex, discusses intangible qualities like good and evil, s…
The repetition of initial consonant sounds.
A reference to another work or famous figure.
The repeated use of vowel sounds: "Old king Cole was a merry…
Abstract
Complex, discusses intangible qualities like good and evil, s…
Alliteration
The repetition of initial consonant sounds.
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7th Literature: Exam--Lit Terms
genre
prose
poetry
fiction
a type or category of artistic composition (literature, art,…
literature that is written in a style closely corresponding t…
writing that is highly structured and uses condensed, vivid l…
prose works of literature that are partly or totally imaginar…
genre
a type or category of artistic composition (literature, art,…
prose
literature that is written in a style closely corresponding t…
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AP Literature Lit. Terms-Trimester 1
alliteration
allusion
analogy
anecdote
the repetition of one or more initial consonants in a group o…
reference to person, place, ore event meant to create an effe…
comparison that points out similarities between two dissimila…
brief narrative often used illustrate an idea or make a point
alliteration
the repetition of one or more initial consonants in a group o…
allusion
reference to person, place, ore event meant to create an effe…
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LA-Early Lit: Persian Literature
City of Brass
(The) Arabian Nights (or, One Thousand…
(King) Shahrayar
Scheherazade
In one story from "The Arabian Nights," a crew of explorers,…
In this work King Shahrayar, after discovering that his wife…
King who marries a new woman each day and kills her the next…
Woman who tells the many stories in "The Arabian Nights" to K…
City of Brass
In one story from "The Arabian Nights," a crew of explorers,…
(The) Arabian Nights (or, One Thousand…
In this work King Shahrayar, after discovering that his wife…
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IB Literature Lit Terms
allusion
antithesis
aphorism
apostrophe
figure of speech which makes brief reference to an historical…
a contrast or opposition of thoughts, usually in two phrases,…
a terse statement of known authorship which expresses a gener…
addressing someone or something not present as though present…
allusion
figure of speech which makes brief reference to an historical…
antithesis
a contrast or opposition of thoughts, usually in two phrases,…
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LIT- World Literature
Voltaire
Candide
Voltaire
Candide
"cultivate one's garden"
Doctor Pangloss
Candide
"All is for the best in this best of possible worlds"
Voltaire
"cultivate one's garden"
Candide
Doctor Pangloss
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PLATO-AP Lit-Unit 1-Arguments in Literature
literature
genres
lyric poetry
concrete poetry
conveys meaning beyond the text, from author to reader, seeks…
are ways to break down literature, can be defined by length,…
has a musical quality, and expresses thoughts or feelings of…
gets the point across through shapes made by words
literature
conveys meaning beyond the text, from author to reader, seeks…
genres
are ways to break down literature, can be defined by length,…
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AP Literature and Composition Lit Terms1
Aside
Assonance
Asyndeton
Atmosphere
A speech (usually just a short comment) made by the audiance,…
Repetition of vowel sound within a group of words or lines. N…
A stule in which conjunctions are omitted, usually producing…
The emotional tone or background that surrounds a scene
Aside
A speech (usually just a short comment) made by the audiance,…
Assonance
Repetition of vowel sound within a group of words or lines. N…
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GRE literature (World lit)
The Iliad, 8th c BC
The Odyssey, 8th c BC
Antigone, 441 BC
The Republic, 380 BC
- Homer... - 10th year of Greek & Trojan war, Chryses priest of…
- Homer
- Sophocles
- Plato
The Iliad, 8th c BC
- Homer... - 10th year of Greek & Trojan war, Chryses priest of…
The Odyssey, 8th c BC
- Homer
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AP Lit test 1 terms and British Literature
Irony
satire
allegory
allusion
meaning beneath the surface of the writing
the use of humor to criticize
a story which different parts work together to represent anot…
a reference to something, usually to mythology or the Bible,…
Irony
meaning beneath the surface of the writing
satire
the use of humor to criticize
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US Lit Test 1: Native American Literature
A Vision Beyond Time and Place - author
A Vision Beyond Time and Place - swift…
A Vision Beyond Time and Place - chara…
A Vision Beyond Time and Place - inter…
N Scott Momaday - facts -... 1. doctorate in literature from sta…
N Scott Momaday recalls an old, wise Native American man who…
1. author - great admiration for the elders and old ways of n…
1. cultural nearsightedness - when one has tunnel vision, onl…
A Vision Beyond Time and Place - author
N Scott Momaday - facts -... 1. doctorate in literature from sta…
A Vision Beyond Time and Place - swift…
N Scott Momaday recalls an old, wise Native American man who…
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Prentice Hall Literature Lit Terms Final #1
Allegory
Antagonist
Character
Climax
A story or tale with two or more levels of meaning, a literal…
A character in a conflict with the main character, or protago…
A person or animal who takes part in the action of the litera…
The high points of interest or suspense. The events that make…
Allegory
A story or tale with two or more levels of meaning, a literal…
Antagonist
A character in a conflict with the main character, or protago…
25 terms
Freshman Literature I Lit Test #1
imputation
parsimony
predominate
appertain
accusation, insinuation
stinginess, extreme thriftness
holding advantage in numbers
connecting to; being a part of
imputation
accusation, insinuation
parsimony
stinginess, extreme thriftness
708 terms
Lit - NAQT Literature and Characters
(William) Shakespeare
(William) Shakespeare
(William) Shakespeare
Homer
Hamlet
The Tempest
Macbeth
Iliad
(William) Shakespeare
Hamlet
(William) Shakespeare
The Tempest
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AP Literature Chapter 1 Lit Terms Vocabulary
Narration
Epic
Fiction
Novel
the recounting of an event or series of events; the act of te…
a long poem, typically one derived from ancient oral traditio…
literature in the form of prose, especially short stories and…
a fictitious prose narrative of book length, typically repres…
Narration
the recounting of an event or series of events; the act of te…
Epic
a long poem, typically one derived from ancient oral traditio…
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AP Literature + Composition // Lit Terms pt 1
Absolute
Adage
Ad hominem argument
Allegory
A word free from limitations or qualifications (best, all, un…
A familiar proverb or wise saying
An argument attacking an individual's character rather than h…
A story with both a literal and symbolic meaning (Wizard of Oz)
Absolute
A word free from limitations or qualifications (best, all, un…
Adage
A familiar proverb or wise saying
Drug Lit - Primary Literature
Anatomy of Primary Journal... Title
Anatomy of Primary Journal... Abstract
Anatomy of Primary Journal... Introduction
Anatomy of Primary Journal... Methodology
♣ First indication of reader interest... ♣ Descriptive?
♣ 2nd (most important?) in reader interest... ♣ Unstructured (On…
♣ Background... ♣ Purpose... ♣ Goals and Objectives... ♣ LAST PARAGRAP…
(IF THE METHODS ARE REASONABLE, THEN THE CONCLUSIONS CAN BE T…
Anatomy of Primary Journal... Title
♣ First indication of reader interest... ♣ Descriptive?
Anatomy of Primary Journal... Abstract
♣ 2nd (most important?) in reader interest... ♣ Unstructured (On…
Drug Lit - Secondary Literature
Caveat Lector
Secondary Literature... What does it do?
Helpful Secondary Resources... AU Library
Helpful Secondary Resources... MedLine
Let the reader beware!
• Provides NO other information besides abstract and citation…
...
• LAREGEST ONE (most expansive database of biomed info)... • Cov…
Caveat Lector
Let the reader beware!
Secondary Literature... What does it do?
• Provides NO other information besides abstract and citation…
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DAVOIS - CNHS Literature Terms - Quarters 1 - 4 (All Lit Terms)
protagonist
antagonist
setting
plot
main character
against main character
time and place of the story
order of events
protagonist
main character
antagonist
against main character
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Childrens lit Chapter 1. The child responds to literature
Which is not following a major value o…
Studies show that?
using words, stories in rhyme, and act…
walter loans research suggests that di…
curriculum modification
Children go through the same stages of language development a…
language development
organize ideas and illustrate complex generalizations.
Which is not following a major value o…
curriculum modification
Studies show that?
Children go through the same stages of language development a…
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American Literature: Lit Terms
allegory
allusion
antagonist
aside
a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
a person or a group of people who opposes a protagonist (aka…
a remark or passage by a character in a play that is intended…
allegory
a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
allusion
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
44 terms
Foundations of Literature- Lit Terms
genre
plot (the story line)
plot diagram
exposition
A type of literature form- short story, poetry, novel, drama,…
the sequence of events in the story
1. exposition 2. narrative hook 3. rising action 4. climax 5.…
the point where the characters and the setting are introduced
genre
A type of literature form- short story, poetry, novel, drama,…
plot (the story line)
the sequence of events in the story
50 terms
Literature lit terms
Allusion
Conflict
Flashback
Personification
A reference in a work of literature to a person, place, or th…
A struggle between opposing forces or characters.
Events of the past in the midst of a story in the present.
A type of figurative language in which a nonhuman subject is…
Allusion
A reference in a work of literature to a person, place, or th…
Conflict
A struggle between opposing forces or characters.
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Lit Exam 1 - Carson Newman - Periods of American Literature
< 1620s
1620s - 1783
2nd half 18th century
1820s - 1861
Pre-Settlement Period
Puritanism
Transcendentalism; The Age of Reason
Romanticism
< 1620s
Pre-Settlement Period
1620s - 1783
Puritanism
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lit test literature term
alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Book spine poem
Repetition of the beginning sounds of word
A reference to history, religion,mythology, or another work o…
Repetition of vowel sounds in poetry
A type of found poem that is written using the words on the s…
alliteration
Repetition of the beginning sounds of word
Allusion
A reference to history, religion,mythology, or another work o…
97 terms
Literature Periods for Lit. Crit.
Years of the Old English Period
Years of the Middle English Period
Years of the Renaissance
Years of the Elizabethan Age
450-1066
1066-1500
1500-1660
1558-1603
Years of the Old English Period
450-1066
Years of the Middle English Period
1066-1500
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Greek Literature - AP lit
Origin of Greek Drama
Dithyramb
Orchestra
Tragoedia
Created to worship God Dionysus
A lyric poem or hymn that was performed in praise of Dionysus
Circular dancing area
Song that chorus sang in honor of Dionysus - "goat song"
Origin of Greek Drama
Created to worship God Dionysus
Dithyramb
A lyric poem or hymn that was performed in praise of Dionysus
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