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Literary Terminology

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Literary terms are words used in the classification, discussion, criticism and analysis of literary works such as novels, books and poetry. Some literary terms are allusion, body, character, climax, denotation, monologue and plot.
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Literary Foreshadowing Foreshadowing is when, in a piece of literature, clues are put in to alert the reader of what might happen in the plot next.It's clues in a story hinting to what will happen in the end.For example: "The clouds became dark gray and thunder roared loudly." This hints at a storm…
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Perspective change "Point of view" changes whenever a different character speaks, or the author filters the story through a difference character's perceptions. However, the author's perspective in terms of authorial view of a situation or of life in general -- that's unquantifiable. Many, many b…
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Answer It's giving an indirect hint of an event to come, through an unassociated observation. Observing that the moon was "blood red" on a particular night might be the authors way of forshadowing the shedding of blood in the story.
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Story in the first person A story told in the first person means the main subject of the story, or in some cases the narrator, is telling the story. For example, if the story says, I went to the store and I bought something. that is considered telling the story in the first person. YOU (whomeve…
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Romanticism In literature and painting, Romanticism stressed the importance of feelings, imagination, self-expression and individual creativity. It also stressed originality in art and also genius (in a modern sense). Previously, the emphasis had been on reason, tradition and 'artistry' in the sen…
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Modernism is a cultural movement that generally includes the progressive art and architecture, music, literature and design which emerged in the decades before 1914. It was a movement of artists and designers who rebelled against late 19th century academic and historicity traditions, and embraced th…
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There are so many, it is hard to enumerate. I am sure others can add until we get a nice list. I would like to start though with the main story or theme of the Bible, in an encapsulated form.Many do not realize it, but there is a consistent theme that runs from Genesis all the way through Revelati…
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it means to give hints at an action that will happen later.
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To say that someone is thick means that the person is stubborn and rather stupid, unwilling to learn from experience.-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- To be called " thick " means you are being called "bone-headed", or "blockhe…
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A character's motivation is something that propels inside of them, their personality. Another definition is to wonder what makes people behave the way they do. In a novel or play character motivation is concerned with explaining (in the work of literature itself) why the character act in the way…
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A novel is a book-length fictional manuscript whose pages when printed and bound inside a cover becomes a book. Just being fictional and bound isn't enough -- collections of short stories, novellas, and other fictional texts can be bound, but they don't thereby become a novel. A book consists of pri…
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Answer In many libraries, they are placed under the reference section. In libraries that use the Dewey Decimal system, they are placed in the 220 classification as part of the 200 section for religion. All religious books are normally placed in the non-fiction section. This includes the Bible …
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Foreshadowing is when the author of a piece of writing hints at or suggests an event that will develop later on in the plot of the story. An example of foreshadowing in a story is the use of prophecy or omens. One famous literary piece that makes use of foreshadowing through prophecy is Oedipus Rex.…
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Answer the explanatory writings of the early church fathers
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Biometric Devices A fingerprinting scan is a very common biometric device. There are also iris matching scanners for high tech security. @Nottingham YE$
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Literary Genres The main divisions are as follows: Prose Fiction The novelThe short storyThe novella (a short novel that often focuses on the action rather than on the characters) Poetry LyricEpicBallad Drama TragedyComedy
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Answer An appendix is usually extra material that can be helpful as a reference, or a huge table that would distract if it were included as part of the main book. There could be more than one appendix. It usually shows up after the main part of the book, but is unlike a glossary or index because …
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Answer Heroic Flaw is the term used to describe the dramatic concept that heroic or tragic characters in literature can make mistakes; these mistakes (the mistake specifically being known as the harmatia) lead to their downfall. A hero that is flawed is known as a Byronic hero after the poet Lord…
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Man cannot handle isolation. One must forgive in order to move on from the past. Man is a victim to his past, his environment and his innate characteristics. The tragedy of a man lies in the search for spiritual peace among the false gods of ambition, pride security, physical love, etc Constantly …
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Answer The 'Initial'
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A tittle The dot over the letter i is called tittle.
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A conflict that occurs solely in the psychological dynamics of the individual's own mind. - The Centre for Cancer Education Struggling with competing personal values and desires. -ATI Testing Leadership and Management  
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Answer Suggested Answer Our ancient scriptures vehimently proclaims the atma is not subject to destruction. The birth cycle carries on until it attains liberation. But person (in bodily sense) will reborn after waiving one body. In scores of cases around the world, multiple witnesses c…
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Satire is any piece of writing that uses devices such as irony, understatement, exaggeration and the like to attempt to correct human vice or folly. It is divided into the funny: Horatian and the contempful: Juvenalien.
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Miss Narwin is a great teacher that is very fair and nice but the way Philip acts in class forces her to be strict because he doesn't try and doesn't care
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Denotation is the literal meaning of a word, the dictionary definition. Denotation is the literal definition of a word, without any assumed or implied meanings. The most direct or literal meaning of a word.
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a design or figure that consists of recurring shapes or colors, as in architecture or decoration a theme that is repeated or elaborated in a piece of music theme: a unifying idea that is a recurrent element in literary or artistic work; "it was the usual `boy gets girl' theme" Themes Motifs…
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ALLITERATION--The repetition of consonant sounds in a line or grouping of words. ALLUSION--A significant reference, direct or indirect, to a work of literature, music, or art, as well as a historical event, person, or place. ANACHRONISM--An event or a detail that is chronologically out of its prope…
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fiction and nonfiction similarities they're both stories they're both interesting and unusually (usually) there are similar emotions in the characters both can be written using same style (fast and riveting or mellow and deep) both can sell like mad.Nonfiction and Fiction they have dialogues they h…
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poetry is in stanzas prose is in paragraphs, or sentences
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Several The main types of literature present in the Apocrypha found in the first edition of the King James Version of the Bible are: historical, legendary, apocalyptic, and didactic.
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Restoration means: the return to rule by the king after Cromwell's death
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An example of a tragic flaw would be Oedipus' lack of knowledge about his adoption. Not knowing who his real parents were led him to unknowingly murder his father and marry his mother.Another example is Othello, whose flaw was his jealousy. It lead him to murder his wife, thinking she had been unfai…
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The two dots are called a trema.An Umlaut pronounced UM-Lout is the German name for it. This can be typed by pressing and holding the alt button then the U key on your keyboard. Then type the e and it should put a unlaut above the E. ë like so. Alt + U, then e. For a "U" press alt+154 or 0220 -…
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The purpose of punctuation in poetry The purpose of punctuation in poetry is two-fold - to assist in understanding the poet's meaning, where ambiguity might exist (as with prose punctuation) AND to introduce pauses of different lengths, for emphasis and musicality. The poet may omit all punc…
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The word "soliloquy" means: A dramatic or literary form of discourse in which a character talks to himself or herself or reveals his or her thoughts without addressing a listener. A specific speech or piece of writing in this form of discourse. The act of speaking to oneself. 1. an utterance …
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Answer Suggestive Themes - Mild provocative references or materials Taken from ESRB.com The implications of something more obscene than what is shown. Eg. people kissing
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Answer contractionCONTRACTION is a shortened word, e.g. cannot= can't. It can also mean a spasmodic movement, such as a involuntary closing of the hand.Within the usage of the English language, "contraction" is taken from two Latin words.Con- meaning to join togetherTraction- to pull in a direction
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The double dot over the letter "u" is called an "umlaut" in the German language.The dot over the "i" and "j" is called the "tittle".The cross over the "t" is often just referred to as the cros
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Answer the proitagonist in the story is Mrs. Higgins.... you could realize by the title... Answer the protagonist is Alfred - he is the one with the decision to make, and he is the one who is profoundly changed by the end of the story.
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Answer A subtle difference in meaning or opinion or attitude; "without understanding the finer nuances you can't enjoy the humor"; "don't argue about shades of meaning" Answer (n.) - a slight variation in tone, color, meaning
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The usual categories of fiction (called genres) include the following: Adventure - stories where there is an element of danger and risk. This category often overlaps the others, so that you have a fantasy novel with lots of adventure, or an adventure story with a mystery. Comic or Graphic Novel - a…
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Answer Although it is technically just a way to name an edition of a book, "Publisher's Edition" might imply that the book contains material that the author did not originally intend to be included, or it might suggest that the publishers have created an abridged (or edited) version of the origin…
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It means the main summary of the story in a point form. The Elements of Plot DevelopmentIf an author writes, "The king died and then the queen died," there is no plot for a story. But by writing, "The king died and then the queen died of grief," the writer has provided a plot line for a story.A plot…
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Answer Renaissance generally means "a rebirth" or "a revival"
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The summary lead is the most traditional lead in a straight-news journalism article. It answers the five Ws and one H (who, what, where, when, why, and how). The story is presented using the inverted pyramid form where the most important data are in the first and second paragraph.
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The meaning and sound of words is particularly important in the writing of poetry. Rhythm, for example, is especially important.
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A narrative is a sequence of words or pictures that tells a story. The Night Before Christmas ('A visit from St Nicholas' - by Clement Clark Moore) is a classic example of a narrative.a spoken or written account of connected events; a story.Narrative - is a story that is created in a constant forma…
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Answer Non-fiction is all true, fiction is not true. The only problem is when the line is blurred, and a book contains fiction and non-fiction. Classifying them is hard. Hint: Fiction: Fake Non-fiction: Not fake ****** Non-fiction is books that are written about things that ARE TRUE, for exam…
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While I'm sure answers will vary, the basic needs are an inciting or initial incident which sets the story in motion; a series of events making up the rising action which include obstacles or complications for the main character; the climax which is the highest point of dramatic tension...the top of…
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Wikipedia writes, "Literary criticism is the study, discussion, evaluation, and interpretation of literature" A literary critiscism is basically what someone has said about a literary work. This could range from an analysis of its ideals to interpretations of its symbolism. A more in-depth descrip…
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Answer it is being able to create something without help from nothing, something beautiful from something ugly even turning a dump of bedroom into neat and tidy bedroom is artistic ability. its really just being creative at what ever.
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Apexvs Ko-sahn's story about the Sun Dance
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The beginning of the Earthquake is the conflict. Some may say it is the turning of the electric fence
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The peom is about the sea. The dog is metopherically compared to the sea. In this poem it described the change of the sea in different whether conditions.
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The six elements of literature are similie, metaphor, personification, tone, theme, and allusion.The elements of literature are emotional appeal, intellectual appeal and humanistis value.Open in Google Docs ViewerOpen link in new tabOpen link in new windowOpen link in new incognito windowDownload fi…
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Historical FictionBy definition, fiction is a literary creation and one should assume that a novel is not historically accurate. That is one of the key differences between a work of fiction and history.In the case of historical novels the story, the action, and the characters are usually invented th…
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The main idea that a story is built on. A universal truth of the human heart. Theme is the basic message of the story, like the morals of Aesop's Fables. You can find theme by asking yourself 'What is the author trying to tell the readers?" or "What is the message of this story?" It's not usually s…
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Premature Burial Twincest Castle in Ruins Misogyny Guilt Drugged beverages Dream experiences Unbridled space Sin of pride / Delusions of grandeur Diseases that cause death (often occurring because of sexual passion) gender stereotyping Rejects reason Explores unreasonable universes Cha…
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There is romance, realistic fiction, mystery/suspense, fantasy, science fiction, historical fiction, fairy tales, myths, and poetry.
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To come to a disagreement
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Biology (the study of life) Botany (study of plants - flora) Zoology (study of animals - fauna) Of cause one can break these down further into sub disciplines (e.g. entomology)
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Renaissance is a rebirth of creativity, literature, and learning in Europe. rebirth of the classical tradition
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A hero who suffers a tragic fall of some kind
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A novel is basically a long, written, fictional story of 55,000 words or more; virtually every culture and language has generated famous novels that enthrall readers with language, images, suspense and complex ideas or events. A novel is so much more than a long story, however. A great deal of craft…
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The 7 elements are: -plot -setting -tone -style -point of view -character -theme
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it is simile, methpor , hyperbole, and alligertion
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it is a fictional play by William shakespeare
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to talk to the audience while the other actors can't hear it
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In simple words Fiction means fake, imaginary, and untrue! It means a story, report, or explanation that is not real because it's based on a person's imagination. In other words, it's an invented story. An easy definition would be -Fiction is =not real or made up fiction means fake Fiction…
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A rhyme pattern, or rhyme scheme, indicates which lines of a poem have the same end rhyme. Depending on the form of poetry, the ending of certain lines may rhyme with each other. In the simplest of rhyme forms, AABB, two lines next to each other will rhyme. Rhyme forms are usually referred to by us…
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A list of alphabetized collection of terms and their meanings.
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physiology and genetics
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Minimal pairs are pairs of words that except for one phenomic difference sound alike. The one phenome difference can make a significant difference in meaning between the two words. e.g. beat-bear, wet-wit, ten-teen etc. For further examples of minimal pairs, please see related links below.
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Name #2Another name for an eight lined poem is an "octave".Another name for an eight lined poem is "triolet".
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Divisons of Literature are: oral or spoken, printed or written literature If you are asking about how literature is passed along, the division is between spoken word and printed text. There is also a major division between those books that are created through imagination, fiction, and those based o…
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oral and written
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Time = Money. Launching a book nationally consists of hundreds of hours spent doing interviews, blogging, setting up joint ventures and hundreds of other tactics to get your message above the "noise". If you have $20,000 to $50,000, you can hire a good PR firm to help with this. Some authors do it a…
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The main or lead character (or hero / heroine) in a story or event. It is the good guy in the story, who may be opposed by an antagonist (bad guy). A protagonist is the character in which the story surounds. Otherwise, the main character.He is the: -good guy -main character -the movie/book is hi…
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It is a form of bullying.
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Coflict is a struggle between two opposite sides. Conflict is a problem in a bookconflict means a disgreement/clash/untogetherness
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Literature has three divisions: prose, poetry and drama Other divisions in literature: Genres (many) Comedy vs. tragedy Fiction, nonfiction Literature's three main divisions When most people speak of literature they may be talking about short stories, novels, poems, verse, odes, plays, trage…
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Scary stories are fictional stories that are meant to make you scared. They are often legends told over and over again and usually told by campfire.
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Elements of a narrative: Setting - Where the story takes place; usually every scene has a change of setting. Character - Description of the character and a little of their background. Plot - The series of events that unfold in the story. Conflict - The struggle between two opposing forces. …
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Answer The main character is Tom Wingfield.
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Answer Certainly not. Most plays belonging to this category will make you think and even laugh if you get to appreciate their hilarious sense of humor, often with an important message. Actually, some experts dislike the label "Absurd Theatre" and use alternative ones instead. See Related…
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The Mahabharata is an epic tale from ancient India. It is one of the longest epic stories in the world and is rumored to have been written by Ganesh, himself. The story talks about the myths of Hinduism, Hindu behavior and ethics, and Hindu mythology.
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Answer 19th century British literature. American literature. The Greek epic. The short story. I note that the question refers to the two types. The usual way of classifying literature as two types (and no more) is prose and verse.
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dark and light imagery; supernatural element(s); truth is found through living, not books (Bible); exotic setting; nature good, civilization bad; imagination or intuition; intense personal feelings
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i need a essay on Diverging
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May isang binata na makisig, tinawag siya ng hari ng batooy sa kanilang kaharian dahil may babaeng nababalot ng dilim na nababalot sa kadiliman o itim na damit, ayaw niyang magsalita kaya agad sumakay sa kidlat at pumunta sa batooy. Pagdating niya sa batooy, maraming tao ang napapatingin lalo na an…
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A global conflict refers to a very serious argument or disagreement that takes place on a worldwide stage. Some of the things that causes the global conflicts include nuclear weapons, religion and climate change.
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The climax of the story is the turning point of the story; the moment when the ultimate suspence reaches its peak.
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