Flashcards in Vocab Deck (11):
Statement of theme, development of controlling theme, resolution with finality and closure
Uses analogy to compare two things
(Eg: "The Lord is my Shepherd.")
Uses like or as in an analogy to compare two things
(Eg: "He is like a tree planted by streams of water.")
A reference to past literature or history
Poetry that, packed with meaning and artistry, increases the reader's commitment to God and the godly life
Symbolic fictional narrative that conveys a meaning not explicitly set forth in the narrative.
Has 2+ levels of meaning
Essentially massive metaphors
Uses symbols but is different from symbolism in that it is a complete narrative
Any object that stands for another which gives it a particular meaning
The infusing a literary work with the political or religious beliefs of the writer
Giving human qualities to objects or animals.
Form of a story using symbolic figures, actions, or representations to express truths