Drama Terms

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tdfa11
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Drama Terms
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2011-06-18 17:04:21
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  1. dramatic irony
    when the audience knows something and the characters dont
  2. conflict
    struggle between opposing forces
  3. iambic penatmeter
    • 5 meter/ 10 syllables
    • unstressed-stressed
  4. prose
    ordinary form of language
  5. blank verse
    unrhymed poem
  6. couplet
    pair of rhyming lines
  7. sonnet
    • 14 lines
    • iambic
    • first 12 problem last 2 solution
  8. foil
    when a character highlights another character
  9. personification
    things given human abilities
  10. syilique
    solo speech alone
  11. monalogue
    is a speech and tells one or more people
  12. allusion
    reference to something famous
  13. aside
    an actor’s speech, directed to the audience, that is not supposed to be heard by other actors on stage

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