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What is alliteration

Repeating of the initial consonant sound such as she sells sea shells by the sea shore

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What is a hyperbole

A exaggeration that is not meant to be taken serious
Such as
I could kill for water

3

What is imagery

Language that evokes a sensory image

The sunset- the sun is slowly dying off

4

What is a metaphor

Comparison of unlike thing with out using like or as

The jeweled filled sky
My heads through the roof

5

What is an onomatopoeia

A word that imitates the sound it represents

Tlot tlot

6

What is a oxymoron

A seeming contradiction of 2 words put together

Cruel kindness
Alone together
Living dead

7

What is personification

Giving human qualities to animals or objects

Lightning danced in the sky

8

What is a rhyme

A pattern of words that contains similar sounds
Cat and hat

9

What is repetition

The repeating of words , phrases, lines

“And I think too my self”

10

What is a simile

A comparison using like or as
My hands are cold as ice

11

What is a stanza

A group of poetic lines or a verse

12

What is a symbol

An object or action that means more than its meaning

Hoodie- his armory

13

What is a haiku

A poem formed in Japan
5
7
5

14

What is a limerick

A poem of Irish origin
A-7
A-7
B-5
B-5
A-7

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What is rhyne scheme

A repeated pattern of rhymed words

AABAA

16

What is an internal rhyme

Rhyming that occurs within the Lin instead of the end

One sun was below us

17

What are the 4 elements of a short story

Exposition
Rising action
Climax
Resolution

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What is exposition

The setting and character are established

19

What is rising action

Conflicts are Shown
Leading up to climax

20

What is climax

The most exciting point of the book where the protagonist makes a decision
Shows victory or defeat

21

What is resolution

How the conflict is solved
There could be a twist ending

22

What is conflcit

The central problem that the character has

23

What are the 4 Pilar’s

Plot
Setting
Character
Them

24

What is plot

The main story that outline the protagonist conflict

25

What are the 3 categories of characters

Protagonist
Antagonist
Secondary character

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What is the setting

The time , place and mood of the story

27

What 5 elements should the introduction include

Main character
Setting
Readers interested
Background information
The conflicts

28

What 3 requirements does the conclusion need to fulfill

Tie any loose ends
Be believable
Leave the reader thinking

29

What are 3 Types Of irony

Situation-led to expect one thing happens than the opposite happens

Verbal-words that carry opposite meaning


Dramatic - knowledge hidden from the actors but audience knows

30

What is a trait

Describe the attributes of a person or character

31

What is an allusion

Comparing something or someone to a well known area

32

What is a idom

A commonly used expression

You could hear a pin drop

33

What is pathetic fallacy

When the weather goes aight eh m

34

What are the 5 methods of characterization


What the character says
What the character does
What the character says about them self
What the character says boy others
What the author says bout themselves