80 word vocab test
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- n. an old abbreviated synopsis of a longer work of scholarship or research.
- adj. Dealing with or tending to deal with a subject apart from a particular or specific instance.
directed to or appealing to feelings or prejudices instead of to intellect or reason
a saying or proverb containing a truth based on experience and often couched in metaphorical language
a story in which a second meaning is to be read beneath the surface
the repetition of one or more initial consonants in a group of words or lines in a poem
a reference to a person,place,or event meant to create an effect or enhance the meaning of an idea
a vagueness of meaning; a conscious lack of clarity meant to evoke multiple meanings or interpretations
a person,scene,event or other element that fails to correspond with the appropriate time or era
a comparison that points out similarities between 2 dissimilar things; a passage that points out several similarities between 2 unlike things is called an extended analogy
a brief narrative often used to illustrate an idea or make a poiny
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