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1607
Settlement at Jamestown
1692
Salem Witch Trials
1620
Mayflower and William Bradford arrived in the New World
1740-1745
The Great Awakening
plain style
characterized by short words, direct statements, and references to ordinary, everyday objects
allusion
reference to someone or something that is known from history, literature, or religion
conceit
a complex, extended comparison
autobiography
first hand account of the writer's life
slave narrative
an autobiographical of life as a slave
apostrophe
figure of speech in which a speaker addresses an absent person or a personified object, quality, or idea
tone
the writer's attitude toward the subject, character, or audience
Pilgrim
One of the English Separatists who founded the colony of Plymouth in New England in 1620; A traveler