Flashcards in 1-21 Deck (23):
A verbal phrase that is acting as a modifier but is not modifying any particular part of the sentence.
EX.Considering the location, the house is a pretty good deal.
A reference to a historical person, place, or event outside the story.
Repetition of the same sound in words close to each other.
EX. Or hear old triton blow his wreathed horn.
A figure of speech in which the speaker or writer addresses someone or something who Is either present or absent
EX. Oh, Joe DiMaggio,where did you go
Is an expression, idea,or element of artistic work that has been overused to the point of loosing its meaning or effect.
A statement, picture in words, or account that describes.
Style of speaking or writting as dependent upon choice of words.
The literal dictionary meaning of a word.
Distorting the natural to a way that seems over exaggerated
Internal experience of a character (their inner voice)
Logical or fact in a piece of writting
Ethical part of writting that shows the type of person you are.
Emotional part of a piece of writting that gets the audience to connect emotionally with a topic.
The manipulation of time.
Withholds the main meaning of a sentence until the end.
EX. In opening minds, installing values, and creating opportunities,education has no equal.
The ordinary form of spoken or written language.
Words or action intended to evoke contemptuous laughter or feeling toward a person or thing.
A comparison of two or more things using the like or as.
EX. As soft as the inside of a rose.
The way a writer writes and is determined by diction, sentence structure and tone.
A point of view attitude or opinion to write or tell so as to appeal to a particular interest
The act of relating a sequence of events.
A word phrase sentence or group of sentences that relates a proceeding topic to a succeeding one or that smoothly connects parts of a a speech of piece of writing.