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An exaggerated statement used to heighten effect. It is not used to mislead the reader, but to emphasize a point.
The use of hints or clues to suggest what will happen later in the story.
The result of the crisis. It is the high point of the story for the reader.
A person, place or object which has a meaning in itself but suggests other meanings as well. Anything that suggests a meaning beyond the obvious.
The author’s attitude, stated or implied, toward a subject. Some possible attitudes are pessimism, optimism, earnestness, seriousness, bitterness, humorous, and joyful.
The main idea or underlying meaning of a literary work.
A figure of speech which involves a direct comparison between two unlike things, usually with the words like or as.
A figure of speech which involves an implied comparison between two relatively unlike things using a form of be. The comparison is not announced by like or as.
Repeated consonant sounds occurring at the beginning of words or within words.
The use of words that mimic sounds. They appeal to our sense of hearing and they help bring a description to life. A string of syllables the author has made up to represent the way

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