Asked in Definitions, Allusion and Innuendo, Beowulf
What does literary biblical allusion mean?
The phrase 'literary biblical allusion' refers to a literary work's allusion to a story or idea from the Bible. In other words, a reference of some kind to an identifiable portion of the Bible, which reference is found in a work of literature, is known as a 'literary biblical (or, Biblical) allusion.' ...
Examples of allusions in the book whirligig by paul fleischman?
Cain (Biblical allusion) Rip Van Winkle (Literary allusion) Robinson Crusoe (Literary allusion) Richard Henry Dana - Two Years Before the Mast (History/Literary allusion) ...
Asked in Beowulf
What were the literary techniques used in Beowulf?
Asked in A Sound of Thunder (short story)
Which literary elements are used in a sound of thunder?
What is literary devices of Dreams by Langston Hughes?
Metaphor, diction, imagery, and allusion
Asked in Authors, Poets, and Playwrights
What are the literary devices that the author uses in the Odyssey?
a lot of similes, mood, and allusion
Asked in Literary Terminology
An indirect reference to a person or situation in another literary work is?
It is an allusion. (Not illusion)
Asked in Books and Literature
What does literary allusion mean?
An allusion is reference within a literary work to a famous, historical, or biblical person or event that is outside of that literary work. The reference can often be indirect and is usually used to explain or clarify something in the text. Some examples are "My next door neighbour has Scrooge Syndrome." (allusion to Ebeneezer Scrooge of the book "A Christmas Carol"). "He can make his own lunch. He's a grown man. Don't indulge his Peter Pan complex." (allusion to Peter Pan). ...
What is a literary allusion that connects to Tuesdays with Morrie?
look at table of contents in relation to college
Asked in The Monkey's Paw
What literary devices were used in the story the monkey's paw?
Foreshadowing, Personification, allusion, and simile
What word means a reference to someone or something known from history?
The literary term is an allusion