Unit 8 English Vocab

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Unit 8 English Vocab
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2012-10-22 21:29:11
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Vocab for the Unit 8 quiz on 10/23
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  1. When society's vices are attacked through humor
    Satire
  2. Biting, caustic, and ironical remarks made for effect
    Sarcasm
  3. A speech by a character made on stage which conveys their inner thoughts
    Soliloquy
  4. Standard or clichéd character types
    Stock character
  5. When the audience is required to accept the limitations on stage and supply the details from their imagination
    Suspension of Disbelief
  6. The weakness of a character that ultimately leads to his/her demise
    Tragic flaw
  7. The whole is represented by naming one of its parts
    Synecdoche
  8. A grotesque parody
    Travesty
  9. Words that encompass a person's life
    Epitaph
  10. Word or phrase that takes the place of a harsh, inappropriate, or unpleasant reality
    Euphemism

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