Card Set Information
For Ms. Hite's 10th grade English class.
The class of literature made up of works whose content is produced by the imagination and is not necessarily based on fact.
A form of extended metaphor in which all of the elements of the story have meanings that lie outside the narrative itself.
A short portrayal of a character.
A form of humor where the writer or speaker tries to make the reader or listener have a negative opinion about something by laughing at it or making it seem ridiculous.
A fictional prose narrative that is shorter and less complex than other pieces. It is usually under 10,000 words.
Stories that feature larger-than-life characters who are on a mission. They contain humor, exaggerated details, and everyday speech.