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

R&J mdtm

English Mdtm 1

A speech made by one character in a play, story, or poem. Monologue
A long speech expressing the thoughts of a character alone on stage. Soliloquy
A statement that seems contradictory but that actually may be true. Paradox
The repetition of initial consonant sounds. Alliteration
A deliberate exaggeration or overstatement. Hyperbole
A contradiction between what a character thinks and what the reader or audience knows to be true. Dramatic Irony
A work of literature, especially a play, that results in a catastrophe for the main character. Tragedy
A type of figurative language in which a nonhuman subject is given human characteristics. Personification
A character or force in conflict in with main character, or protagonist. Antagonist
The sequence of events in a literary work. Plot
The use in literary work of clues that suggest events that have yet to occur. Foreshadowing
A central message or insight into life revealed through a literary work. Theme
A character who provides contrast to another character. Dramatic Foil
The main character in a literary work. Protagonist
Anything that stands for or represents something else. Symbol
The time and place of the action. Setting
Cleverness; Slyness Cunning
Worthless Vile
Speech that is vivid, forceful, graceful, and persuasive. Eloquence
Arrogant Haughty
Small bottle containing medicine or other liquids. Vial
Distressing; Sad Lamentable
Banish Exile
Tomb Sepulcher
Noisy fight Fray
Injustice; Complaint Grievance
Thinking deeply or seriously Pensive
Long journey Pilgrimage
Created by: 2015BoySam