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10 Cards in this Set

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ADAGE
A TRADITIONAL SAYING WIDELY CONSIDERED TO BE WISE AND TRUE
ALLITERATION
REPITITION OF SOUNDS, USUALLY OF CONSONANTS, ESPECIALLY AT THE BEGINNING OF WORDS
ALLUSION
AN INDIRECT REFERENCE TO SOMETHING
ANTHOLOGY
A COLLECTION OF WRITINGS BY VARIOUS AUTHORS
EPIC
A LONG POEM OR LITERARY WORK ABOUT HEROS AND THEIR ADVENTURES; GRAND OR IMPRESSIVE IN QUALITY, SIZE OR SCOPE
HYPERBOLE
AN EXTREME EXAGGERATION
MELODRAMATIC
OVERLY EMOTIONAL AND SENTIMENTAL
PERSONIFY
TO REPRESENT AND ANIMAL, OBJECT OR IDEA AS HAVING HUMAN QUALITIES
PSEUDONYM
A FAKE NAME USED BY AN AUTHOR; A PEN NAME
SERIALIZED
PRESENTED IN PARTS; PRESENTED IN A SEQUENCE