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exhortation
noun
a ple, sermon
peevish
adjective
hard to please, irritable
argosies
Noun
A large ship
edifice
noun
a large building
commendable
adjective
to put in care of another, helpful person, nice
prodigal
adjective
extremely generous
abridged
adjective
to shorten content, using fewer words, but keeping the main content
situational irony
when events are opposite to expectations of character reader, or both
renowned
adjective
famous
requite
verb
to repay...not with money, like with a fight
surfeit
noun
to great of an amount
forfeit
noun
someone who looses or gives up, due to some reason
imputation
verb
finding fault with another
drama
your lives everyday
soliloquy
monolouge to the audience not to other character, speaking to oneself
aside
a line spoken by a character that other characters supposedly cannot hear, but the audience can
dramatic irony
when audience or reader knows what character does not