Save
Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


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.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
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

Literature Terms

Lit. Terms

QuestionAnswer
Allegory A story or poem in which most things mentioned actually stand for other people, events or for abstract ideas or qualities
Alliteration The repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words that are close togehter
Allusion
Allusion
Anecdote
Allusion
Analogy
Anecdote
Aphorism
Antagonist
Aphorism
Apostrophe
Assonance
Aphorism
Anecdote
Ballad
Blank Verse
Cadence
Cadence
Ballad
Aphorism
Blank Verse
Cliché
Cadence
Apostrophe
Climax
Conceit
Conceit
Conflict
Conflict
Static Character
Static Character
Dynamic Character
Dynamic Character
Round Character
Ballad
Flat Character
Blank Verse
Round Character
Cadence
Conflict
Connotation
Static Character
Conceit
Consonance
Dynamic Character
Couplet
Flat Character
Flat Character
Diction
Round Character
Epic
Dramatic Monologue
Epithet
Consonance
Elegy
Couplet
Epic
Diction
Epithet
Dramatic Monologue
Fable
Epic
Flashback
Epithet
Farce
Figure of Speech
Epithet
Flashback
Flashback
Foreshadowing
Figure of Speech
Free Verse
Hyperbole
Hyperbole
Iambic Pentameter
Idiom
Imagery
Foreshadowing
Imagery
Interior Monologue
Internal Rhyme
Internal Rhyme
Verbal Irony
Hyperbole
Situational Irony
Dramatic Irony
Verbal Irony
Lyric Poem
Dramatic Irony
Directly Stated Metaphor
Implied Metaphor
Extended Metaphor
Allegory A story or poem in which most things mentioned actually stand for other people, events or for abstract ideas or qualities
Extended Metaphor
Verbal Irony
Mixed Metaphor
Alliteration The repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words that are close togehter
Mixed Metaphor
Dramatic Irony
Meter
Lyric Poem
Octave
Directly Stated Metaphor
Implied Metaphor
Ode
Meter
Allusion
Dead Metaphor
Analogy
Ode
Meter
Protagonist
Octave
Pun
Allegory A story or poem in which most things mentioned actually stand for other people, events or for abstract ideas or qualities
Anecdote
Antagonist The repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words that are close togehter
Personification
Oxymoron
Aphorism
Apostrophe
Assonance
Ballad
Blank Verse
Cadence
Parody
End Rhyme
Cliché
Climax
Conceit
Conflict
Static Character
Cadence
Dynamic Character
Cliché
Flat Character
Round Character
Conceit
Connotation
Consonance
Couplet
Diction
Dramatic Monologue
Soliloquy
Elegy
English Sonnet
Epic
Epithet
Fable
Farce
Rhythm
Figure of Speech
Satire
Flashback
Foreshadowing
Free Verse
Hyperbole
Iambic Pentameter
English Sonnet
Idiom
Imagery
Interior Monologue
Symbolism
Tone
Internal Rhyme
Tragedy
Verbal Irony
Understatement
Situational Irony
Dramatic Irony
Lyric Poem
Vernacular
Understatement
Directly Stated Metaphor
Implied Metaphor
Epic
Extended Metaphor
Epithet
Dead Metaphor
Fable
Mixed Metaphor
Meter
Octave
Ode
Flashback
Onomatopoeia
Foreshadowing
Oxymoron
Free Verse
Paradox
Parody
Personification
Imagery
Protagonist
Interior Monologue
Pun
Quatrain
Rhetorical Question
Dramatic Irony
Lyric Poem
Directly Stated Metaphor
Internal Rhyme
Implied Metaphor
End Rhyme
Extended Metaphor
Rhyme Scheme
Mixed Metaphor
Meter
Rhythm
Satire
Sestet
Oxymoron
Simile
Parody
Soliloquy
Personification
Italian Sonnet
English Sonnet
Stream of Consciousness
Suspense
Symbolism
Synesthesia
Theme
Tone
Tragedy
Rhetorical Question
Understatement
Internal Rhyme
Vernacular
Rhyme Scheme
Rhythm
Satire
Sestet
Simile
Soliloquy
Italian Sonnet
English Sonnet
Stream of Consciousness
Suspense
Symbolism
Synesthesia
Theme
Tone
Tragedy
Understatement
Vernacular
 

 



Voices

Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards