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A kind of language that
says more intesely than does ordinary language.
; Dictionary defenition; Face valve
; suggestive meaning;
; emotional response.
A representation of language through the sense.
To be able "
" through the language (word) used to descrive a person, place, object, feeling.
Allowing the reader to response to what they are reading.
two unlike objects
Reachel was burning with anger.
between two unlike objects unsing "
Life is like a photograph.
Hell'sopen gaping mouth.
Tears began to fall from the sky.
Something that represents something else
Concrete abstract meaning.
Flag = Liberty
Red rose = Love
Skull with crossed bones = Death
The opposite occurs.
verbal, dramatic, stituational.
Say the opposite of what you mean.
Call someone Shorty who is Tall
The outcomes is unexpected.
Man who takes aside in order to avoid getting sprinkled by wet dog, and falls into a swimming pool.
The audience knows more than actors on stage.
Hamlet thinks the king is praying while in the chapel so decides against killing him, but the audience knows that king Claudius is not praying
A historical, mythological, literary, or biblical reference that enchances meaning of the text.
: "Like Niobe, all tears"
was a mother who became a waterfall after her children died.
Central apple tree in the wild garden ---> Adam & Eve
A contradiction; an impossibility.
Upon further examination, it is possible.
"The Child is father of the man"
Child is father (Teacher) of the man
"The father is a stranger in his own home"
the father is always working
Exageration. Saying more than what you mean.
Speakers attitude in the poem.
Say less than what you mean.
Stanza & Sonnet
14 line poem
-3 quatrains = 12 lines--->tell a story
-1 couplet = 8 lines----> theme
octave = 8 lines ---> ? or problem
sestet = 6 lines ---> answer/ solution