English 3

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  1. satire
    a type of writting that ridicules the shortcomings of people or institutions, usually in an attempt to bring about some change
  2. imagery
    the use of language to evoke a pic or concrete sensation of a person place or thing or an experience
  3. figure of speech
    is a word or phrase that descries one thing in terms of another and that is not meant to be taken literally
  4. atmosphere
    is the mood or feeling created in a piece of writting
  5. symbol
    is a person place or event that has meaning in itself and also stands for something more than itself
  6. catalog
    long lists of related, people, things or events
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ynalemelany
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English 3
Updated:
2011-01-18 02:12:35
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