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The Scarlet Ibis represents Doodle in 'The Scarlet Ibis,' or the tree bed that Odysseus made represents his love for Penelope.
When one text makes a reference to another text
Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers
feelings/meanings surrounding a word, such as 'terrifying' as opposed to 'scary'
The dictionary definition of a term
A writer's choice of words
The character who is the opposite of another character
A long narrative poem about a hero
language that is not to be taken literally
A red wheel barrow glazed with rain water beside the white chickens.
When dreams die, Life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly.
When a character gives a speech to others on the stage, like when Mercutio goes on his rant about Queen Mab in front of Romeo and Benvolio.
an overview of main ideas, details, and supporting information. used before writing
putting ideas into your own words
giving human qualities to something not human
perspective from which a text is told
pattern of similar sounding words whose LAST sounds are similar or the same
beat or pattern of syllables: can be steady, slow, upbeat, etc.
comparison of different things using 'like' or 'as'
speech given by a character whenher she is alone on stage
tell only the most important events or ideas
main message or meaning of a text
attitude of speaker or author in a text
epic about a hero who learns from his mistakes as an arrogant man to go home to his family
tragedy about feuding families and star-crossed lovers
of, from, at, during, in order of, before, etc.
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