AP Vocab 4
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AP Vocab 4
OHS AP LIT
A four line stanza with any combination of rhymes
A group of words forming a phrase or sentence and consisting of one or more lines repeated at intervals in a poem, usually at the end of a stanza
Close similarity or identity of sound between accented syllables occupying corresponding positions in two or more lines of verse.
A type of irony (
) in which a person appears to be praising something but is actually insulting it. Its purpose is to injure or to hurt
Writing that seeks to arouse a reader's disapproval of an object by ridicule.
Usually comedy that exposes errors with an eye to correct vice and folly.
A six line stanza.
A directly expressed comparison; A figure of speech comparing two objects, usually with "like", "as", or "than".
Normally a fourteen line iambic pentameter poem.
Strategy (or Rhetorical Strategy)
The management of language for a specific effect.
The arrangement of materials within a work; The relationship of the parts of a work to the whole; the logical divisions of a work.
The mode of expression in language; the characteristic manner of expression of an author.