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a lyric poem of 14 lines divided by its rhyme scheme into 3 quatrains and a concluding couplet
conventional element of ancient-Greek drama, group of singers and dancers who participate in or comment on the action.
literally seize the day. genre of lyric poems.
the non literal associations, often emotional, attached to a word
lyric poem sounds like a speech lifted from a play; the speaker is talking to someone in the scene
technique of arranging events and information in such a way that later events are prepared for
figure of speech in which what is literally said overstates meaning
a narrative in which certain abstractions (sin,faith) are made concrete, usually personified
style of wring from the south characterized by grotesque, macabre, or fantastic events
excessive pride; it is a common characteristic of tragic heros
fantastic tales, dark, grotesque, despair and horrow
a narrator who appear in the story, either as a participant or observer
any word, phrase, idea, object, or situation that recurs throughout a work or common works
literary device in which a discrepancy of meaning is masked beneath the surface of language.
a reference with on one literary work to another literary work.
the literal definition of a word
an ending that doesn't neatly tie up the strands of a story
repetition of two or more vowel sounds in successive words, creates a kind of rhyme
technique of narration that attempts to reproduce the succession of thought, sensory impressions, memeories etc.
3rd person narrator from whom no information is hidden. Knows all thought of characters
rhyme between a word within a line and another word at the end of the same line or within another line
lyric poem of 14 lines divided by its rhyme scheme into an octave and a sestet.
figure of speech in which a thing, an animal, or an abstract term is endowed with human characteristic
a poem with unrhymed lines of iambic pentameter
attitude toward a subject conveyed in a literary work
repetition of words with the same consonants

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