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allusion
brief reference - bible
sermon
having to do with church - religious speech
historical narrative
nonfiction account of people places and events
poerty
short story that expresses emotion and uses your imagination
paradox
contradtiction that is nevertheless true
predestination
planned out
smilie
comparison using like or as
metaphor
comparison not using like or as
anastrophe
inverse - golden are the leaves
irony
what seems to be and what really is
dramatic irony
when the reader knows more than the character
verbal irony
when you say one thing but you mean another
irony of the situation
events turn out contrary to what is expected or seems appropriate
tone
the way the author speaks to the audience
alliteration
1st letter being repeated - black boxes bounced on the bed
assonance
same vowel sound - row,toe,no,oh,low,slow
onomatopoeia
words that express a sound - bam boom bang pow
maxim
1-2 line poem
cooper
a rescue,deerslayer
bryant
thanatopsis
poe
raven,cast of amontillado