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Personification

Give something non-human, human characteristics

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Foreshadowing

hinting something that will happen in the future

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Synonym

another word that means the same thing

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Homonym

words that sound the same

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Textual Evidence

proof from the text

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Context

looking at words and clues around an idea

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Point-of-view

how someone sees the world

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1st person POV uses words like

me, I, myself

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3rd person POV uses words like

He, She, It, Wumbo

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an Objective POV is

when someone looks at overall characteristics/subject

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a Subjective POV is

a more narrowed down POV

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Onomatopoeia

words that sound like themselves

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Direct Characterization

says characteristics flat out

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Indirect Characterization

hints characteristics

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Analogy

cat to dog, kitty to puppy. (Comparing something)

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Vain

cocky, full of ones self

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Humble

self motivated, not full of ones self