Unit 3 Flashcards Preview

C.R. 10th Grade English > Unit 3 > Flashcards

Flashcards in Unit 3 Deck (15)
Loading flashcards...
1

Allusion

A reference within a written work to something outside it. Literary allusions refer to other works of literature. Historical allusions refer to something that occurs in history. Biblical allusions refer to scripture and may or may not have the reference

2

Symbol

Is said to mean something in addition to itself

3

Atmosphere

The mood or emotion that the reader is supposed to share with the characters

4

Tone

The attitude of an author toward his or her subject

5

Persona

The person created by the author to tell the story, affecting the way a story is told

6

Conflict

The opposition of two or more characters or forces; the three main conflicts are man against man, man against himself, and man against a greater force.

7

Internal Conflict

Conflict that occurs between a character and his own thoughts, emotions, or beliefs.

8

External Conflict

Conflict that occurs between a character and an outside force (such as society or nature)

9

The most good imaginative literature is to some degree

Symbolic

10

The unusual circumstances that occurred at the time of the donkey's birth:

Fishes flew, forests walked, figs grew upon thorns, the moon was blood

11

Fishes flew

Alliteration

12

Fishes, figs

Alliteration, assonance, consonance

13

What is the devil pictured as?

The mocker of what God created

14

The biblical allusion is?

Palm Sunday

15

What did Chesterton value?

Valued the family and was optimistic in his writings