Flashcards in Never Let Me Go - Terminology Deck (10):
Give some terminology for language
Give some terminology for form
Give some terminology for structure
Patterns of three
What is the definition of euphemism?
An indirect/mild word substituted for one considered to be too harsh or blunt when referring to something unpleasant or embarrassing
What is the definition of speculative fiction?
A genre of fiction which is set in a world with supernatural, futuristic or other imagined elements
What is the definition of realism?
The attitude of accepting a situation as it is or being prepared to deal with it accordingly
The quality/fact of representing something/someone as it is true to life
What is the definition of aside (literature)?
When a character’s dialogue is spoken on stage but not heard by the other characters
What is the definition of exposition?
A comprehensive description and explanation of an idea or theory
What is the definition of retrospective?
Looking back or dealing with past event or situations