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The use of language, character or objects to represent something else.
1. speech you make to yourself
2. a (usually long) dramatic speech intended to give the illusion of unspoken reflections
Iambic Pentameter
poetry consisting of five parts per line, each part having one short or unstressed syllable and one long or stressed syllable
Blank Verse
poetry which doesn't rhyme, usually written in iambic pentameter.
Imagery is any poetic reference to the five senses (sight, touch, smell, hearing, and taste). Essentially, imagery is a group of words that create a mental image. Such images can be created by using figures of speech such as similes, metaphors, personification, and assonance.
a figure of speech that expresses a resemblance between things of different kinds (usually formed with `like' or `as')
figure of speech in which one thing is called another which it resembles in some significant way.
Dramatic Irony
situation where a character is unaware of something the audience knows
Verbal Irony
A character says the opposite of what he or she means.
the use of hints or clues to suggest what will happen later in literature.
First person Narrator
First-person narrative is a literary technique in which the story is narrated by one or more of the characters, who explicitly refers to him or herself in the first person, that is, "I."