Literary Devices - Defining and Identifying

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Definition/QuoteLiterary Device
'Fear knocked on the door. Faith answered. There was no one there.'
'It was a night when thick fog drifted through the streets.'
When a non-sentient object or idea is treated as if it has human mental traits.
When two or more sentences or phrases have the same sentence structure, but not the exact same words.
'Life is a journey.'
The use of words with high connotative meaning.
'The air about them was moving with with delicious fragrence that comes when the sun's touch is gentle.'
Anything in a piece of writing that is not meant literally.
“It was wretched weather; stormy and wet, stormy and wet; and mud, mud, mud, deep in all the streets”
'She was having a Jonah day.'
An object that hints at a greater meaning or stands in for something significant
'I'll give you the moon and the stars.'
When the author gives you information or hints at what might come ahead.
Definition/QuoteLiterary Device
When the author specifically tells you a character's traits.
The repetition of sounds at the beginning of words.
When information in the novel allows you to infer a character's traits
The repeated use of a word or phrase for effect
'The clocks of the Eastward churches were striking five, the candles were wasted out, the fire was dead, and the wind and rain intensified the thick black darkness.'
'That filthy nimwit doesn't deserve to live.'
Exaggeration used to help the reader understand something.
'The lazy languid line lingered.'
A reference in a novel or poem to a historical event, person, or work of art.
Descriptions of physical sensations
'She danced as gracefully as a swan.'
Sensory language that involves sight

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