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Literary Devices

Author: Meighen Mitchel
Description:
Keywords: literary devices, , , , , , online teaching

Content:
Definitions:
0. foreshadowing
1. rhetoric
2. alliteration
3. cliche
4. oxymoron
5. allegory
6. tone
7. irony
8. dialect
9. mood
10. slang
11. allusion
12. diciton
13. metaphor
14. similie
15. hyperbole

Answers:
0. giving an innanimate object human like qualities
1. exageration of ideas for the sake of emphasis
2. words used to mean the opposite of what they usually do
3. a hit of what is going to happen later in a plot
4. the word choice of the author to create the desired effect
5. comparing two things using like or as
6. to opposite things being joined for effect
7. the language used by a specific region or group of people
8. starting consecutive words with the same letter for emphasis
9. a reference to a work or person not directly in the narrative
10. technique of using language effectively to convey a point
11. the overall feeling in a work
12. the additude of the author or speaker in a piece of work
13. an overused expression that has lost meaning over time
14. comparing two things without using like or as
15. abstract ideas and beliefs are embodied in characters