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The Earth on Turtle’s Back Author

Onondaga Myth

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When Grizzlies Walked Upright Author

Modac Myth

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To My Dear and Loving Husband Author

Anne Bradstreet

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By Night While Others Soundly Slept Author

Anne Bradstreet

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Huswifery Author

Edward Taylor

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Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God Author

Jonathan Edwards

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On Plymouth Plantation Author

William Bradford

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General History of Virginia Author

John Smith

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A Plea for Religious Liberty Author

Roger Williams

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Puritan Plain Style

characterized by short words, direct statements, and references to ordinary, everyday objects

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Alliteration

repetition of beginning consonant sounds

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Allusion

an indirect reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary work, etc.

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Metaphor

a figure of speech that implies a comparison between two unlike things

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Simile

a figure of speech that implies a comparison between two unlike things, using “like” or “as.”

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Repetition

repeated words or phrases, usually used for emphasis

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Personification

giving a non-human creature or thing human-like characteristics

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Appeal to Emotion, Appeal to Reason, Appeal to Authority

using emotion/logic/an authority figure to help prove a point.