Unit 1 English Vocab
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Truth or generalization made about the human condition through an extended metaphor
A style which discusses intangible qualities (like good and evil) without much support or example
The stressed portion of a word in poetry (to be or not to be)
How words and their meanings appeal to the senses
Repetitive consonant sounds found at the beginning of words (sessions of sweet silent thought...)
The repetition of consonant sounds in the middle or the end of words (a flock of sick, black, checkered ducks)
Repetitive vowel sounds that end with different consonant sounds (late, fake)
Repetitive vowel and consonant sounds (lake, fake)
Someone or something that is misplaced in time (if Hamlet wore a wristwatch)
A comparison which involves two or more symbolic parts to clarify a relationship
A short narrative in the life of someone that lays claim to an element of truth
Inanimate objects are given human characteristics such as darkness, light, judgement, etc...
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