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

Literature LCC WGU 6

Literature-Notes Chapter 6

Conflict The struggle that grows out of the interplay of two opposing forces
Climax A rhetorical term for a rising order of importance in the ideas expressed
Complication That part of a plot in which the entagelement caused by the conflict of opposing forces is developed. It is the tying of the knot to be untied in the resolution.
Figurative Language Intentional departure from the normal order, construction, or meaning of words. It embodies one or more figures of speech
Style combines two elements: the idea to be expressed and the individuality of the author
Subplot A subordinate or minor story in a piece of fiction.
rhetoric the art of persuasion and was the specialty of policians and public speakers, whose reputation depended on their ability to sway their audience with words, to make their words echo their meaning.
Alliteration repetition of initial consonant
Assonance repetitiion of a vowel sound
Consonance Repetition of an internal consonant
Anaphora Repetition of sam word or phrase to begin lines of poetry or sentences or clauses of prose
Oxymoron when two antitheical words are combined more intimately as noun and adjective this is the resulting device
Antithesis achieves its effect by combining contradictory words, phrases, or concepts in a parallel or a chiastic construction.
Paradox presents an apparently contradictory assertion that eventually resolves itself into a kind of truth, often a poetic or unexpected one
Created by: DanceLots