Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

AP lit MANNY 1

AP literary devices for AP exam

anecdote brief story, told to ilustrate a point or serve as an example of something, often shows character of an individual
antagonist opponent who struggles against or blocks the hero, or protaginist, in a story.
antimetabole repitition of words in successive clauses in reverse grammatical order.
antithesisto balancing words, phrases, or ideas that are strongly contrasted, often by means or grammatical structure.
antihero central character who lacks all the qualities traditionally associated with heros.
anthropomorphism attributing human charactaristics to an animal or inaminate object.
aphorism brief, cleverly worded statement that makes a wise observation about life, or of a principle ar accepted general truth.
Created by: manny1