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Flashcards in Literary Terms 7 Deck (10):
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Elegy

A dignified Keshan poem mourning the death of an individual

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Anticlimax

The sinking affect created when the reader full of lofty expectations fines only something trivial

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Picaresque

A narrative depicting the life of a condo or rogue

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Canto

A subdivision of a long poem corresponding to a chapter in a book

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Restoration Comedy/comedy of manners

Elaborate, where the comedy set in the aristocratic restoration world

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Mock

I work in what your travel trivial subject is made ridiculous by being treated with the elaborate and dignified devices of an epic

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Pastoral

Literature which concerns country life

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Epigram

A short usually what are you statement, graceful and style and ingenious in thought.

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Periodical essay

Thoughtful, often satiric, journalism essays originally introduced by Anderson and Steel in their Tatler inspector

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Antithesis

A pointed juxtaposition of opposite or country elements