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Character

A person who is in a story. They can either be a main character or a supporting character.

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Hero

a person, typically a man, who is admired or idealized for courage, outstanding achievements, or noble qualities.

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Irony

the expression of one's meaning by using language that normally signifies the opposite, typically for humorous or emphatic effect.

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Tone

the general character or attitude of a place, piece of writing, situation, etc.

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Indirect Character

A literary device referring to the description using things that he or she says rather than describing their attributes.

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Secondary Source

Scholar book and articles

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Epic Hero

A brave and noble character in a epic poem.

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Narrative

Spoken or written account of events.

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Clauses

A particle or separate article, that has a subject and predicate.

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Epic

A long poem, one derived from ancient oral tradition narrating the deeds and adventure of a hero or legendary figure.

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Mythology

A collection of myths, especially one belonging to a religion or culture tradition.

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Archetypes

A very typical example of a person, place, or thing

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Characterization

A graphic or vivd verbal description of a character.

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Paraphrase

To put a sentence, essay, or poem in your own words.

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Primary Source

A document or physical object which was written or created during the time under time.

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Phrases

A small group of words standing together as conceptual unit, typically forming a component of a clause.

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Direct Character

The character is revealed by the use of descriptive details.

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Journey

The act of traveling from one place to another.

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Myth

A traditional story to explain natural or social phenomenon and typically involving supernatural events or beings.

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Tragic Flaw

The defect that causes the downfall of a hero.

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Summarize

A brief statement of the main points of something.

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Anaylze

Discover or revel something through detailed examination.