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What are the five types of imagery?

-Tactile
-Gustatory
-Aural
-Olfactory
-Visual

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Imagery

Language that appeals to the senses

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Inference

A conclusion or opinion that is formed because of known facts or evidence

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Figure of speech

A word or phrase that describes one thing in terms of another and is not meant to be understood on a literal level

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Similie

A figure of speech that makes a comparison between two unlike things, using an explicit word such as like, as, resembles, or than.

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Metaphor

A figure of speech that makes a comparison between two unlike things, in which one things becomes another thing without the use of the words like, as, than, or resembles.

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Direct metaphor

Compares two things using "is"

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Implied metaphor

Compares two unlike things without using the word "is"

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Personification

A special kind of metaphor In which a nonhuman things is talked about as if it were a human.

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Rhythm

A musical quality produced by the repetition of stressed and unstressed syllables or by feh repetition of certain other sound patterns in poetry and prose