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Symbolism Symbolism is the use of symbols to signify ideas and qualities by giving them symbolic meanings that are different from their literal sense.
Imagery visually descriptive or figurative language, especially in a literary work.
Figurative language language that uses words or expressions with a meaning that is different from the literal interpretation.
Tone the general character or attitude of a place, piece of writing, situation, etc.
Theme the subject of a talk, a piece of writing, a person's thoughts, or an exhibition; a topic.
Textual evidence Evidence from a text supporting your idea
Inference a conclusion reached on the basis of evidence and reasoning.
Implicit implied though not plainly expressed.
Explicit stated clearly and in detail, leaving no room for confusion or doubt.
Soapstones Speaker, Occasion, Audience, Purpose, Subject, Tone
Point of view a particular attitude or way of considering a matter.
Flashback a scene in a movie, novel, etc., set in a time earlier than the main story.
Round character complex and undergo development, sometimes sufficiently to surprise the reader.Apr 1, 2015
Flat character two-dimensional in that they are relatively uncomplicated and do not change throughout the course of a work.
Dynamic character a literary or dramatic character who undergoes an important inner change, as a change in personality or attitude:
Static character literary or dramatic character who undergoes little or no inner change; a character who does not grow or develop
Mood a state or quality of feeling at a particular time:
Exposition the act of expounding, setting forth, or explaining
Rising action a related series of incidents in a literary plot that build toward the point of greatest interest.
Climax the highest or most intense point in the development or resolution of something; culmination
Falling action the part of a literary plot that occurs after the climax has been reached and the conflict has been resolved.
Resolution the act of resolving or determining upon an action, course of action, method, procedure, etc
Characterization The act of describing the individual quality of a person or thing
Protagonist the leading character, hero, or heroine of a drama or other literary work.
Antagonist a person who is opposed to, struggles against, or competes with another; opponent; adversary.
Ethos the fundamental character or spirit of a culture; the underlying sentiment that informs the beliefs, customs, or practices of a group or society; dominant assumptions of a people or period
Logos Using logic to explain something and persuade someone
Pathos the quality or power in an actual life experience or in literature, music, speech, or other forms of expression, of evoking a feeling of pity, or of sympathetic and kindly sorrow or compassion.
MLA formatting The style most commonly used to cite evidence
Hero's journey A twelve step process in which someone completes a task that is presented to them.
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