Liteary Analysis

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moocenary
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Liteary Analysis
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2010-09-23 22:03:11
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Pun to Understatement
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  1. Play on words that are identical or similar in sound but have sharply diverse meanings
    Pun
  2. Deliberate use of any element of language more than once
    Repitition
  3. Repitition of sounds in two or more words or phrases that appear close in a poem
    Rhyme
  4. Use of verbal irony in which a person seems to be praising something but is actually insulting it
    Sarcasm
  5. Time and place in whic events in a short story, novel, play or poem take place
    Setting
  6. Change or movement in a piece resulting from a relization or insight
    Shift
  7. Comparison of two things using like or as
    Simile
  8. Stylistic techniques that convey meaning through sound
    Sound Devices
  9. Framework or organization of literary selection
    structure
  10. Writers characteristic manner of employing language
    Style
  11. Quality of short story that makes reader uncertin or tense about outcome
    Suspense
  12. Object, person, place, or action that has both a meaning in itself and stands for something larger then itself
    Symbol
  13. A form of a metaphor
    Synecdoche
  14. Arrangement of workds and the order of grammatical elements in a sentance
    Syntax
  15. Central message of a literary work
    Theme
  16. Writer's attatude toward a subject using arthors choice of words and detail
    Tone
  17. Opposite of hyporbole. Irony that deliberatly represents something less than it really is
    Understatement

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