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american literature and composition

Annotation a critical or explanatory note or body of notes added to a text.
Figuretive lanugage speech or writing that departs from literal meaning in order to achieve a special effect or meaning, speech or writing employing figures of speech
Extraneous not essential not pertinent or applicable; irrelevant coming from without; of external origin not belonging; unrelated to that to which it is added or in which it is contained
Inference the act or process of inferring
Imagery the formation of mental images, figures, or likenesses of things, or of such images collectively: the dim imagery of a dream.
Detail an item or smaller part that is considered separately; particular
Diction style of speaking or writing as dependent upon choice of words: good diction.
Text the main body of matter in a manuscript, book, newspaper, etc., as distinguished from notes, appendixes, headings, illustrations, etc.
Evidence that which tends to prove or disprove something; ground for belief; proof.
Syntax the study of the rules for the formation of grammatical sentences in a language.
Genre a class or category of artistic endeavor having a particular form, content, technique, or the like: the genre of epic poetry; the genre of symphonic music.
Support to bear or hold up (a load, mass, structure, part, etc.); serve as a foundation for.
tone any sound considered with reference to its quality, pitch, strength, source, etc.: shrill tones.quality or character of sound.vocal sound;
Fact an event or thing known to have happened or existed a truth verifiable from experience or observation
Summary a comprehensive and usually brief abstract, recapitulation, or compendium of previously stated facts or statement
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