Literary Term Quiz

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a pause or a break usually in poetry
a word that imitates the sound it represents
Person or force which opposes the protagonist in a literary work
Decisive moment in a literary work, turning point to which risinjg action leads
using an object or action that means more than literal meaning
a recurrent element
The attitude a writertakes toward a subject or character
The implied meaning of a word
conflation of senses, using one sense to experience the sensory experience of another sense
a character that contrasts the main character to contrast qualities of main character
giving human qualities to animals or objects
an implied discrepancy between what is said and what is meant
an authors choice of words
a brief reference to a famous person, event, or place drawn from history, geography literature or religion
the presentation of essential information regarding what has occured prior to the beginning of the story

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