Vocab 2

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Vocab 2
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2014-12-28 17:47:44
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  1. 1. Plot
    Shows cause and effect, gives meaning. "The king died, so the queen died of grief."
  2. 2. Unity of Action
    Where the story starts, it also ends. Everything is cause and effect.
  3. 3. Dramatic Irony
    When the audience knows more than the character(s) on stage (can cause pity or fear, "is it avoidable?")
  4. 4. Anagnorisis
    Climax, when the hero becomes aware of the real situation.
  5. 5. Verbal Irony
    Exaggeration, saying one thing and meaning another, using a character that often believes it.
  6. 6. Cosmic Irony
    Looking at human endeavor and realizing it is meaningless; there is a trap set. A journey with a trap at the end.
  7. 7. Peripeteia
    A sudden reversal in fortune.
  8. 8. Denouement
    Resolution
  9. 9. Tone
    The expression on the face of the word. Use context, hints, and process of elimination to figure out.
  10. 10. Diction
    Word choice
  11. 11. Connotation
    Word association
  12. 12. Denotation
    Word Definition

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