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Literary Vocabulary Bingo: Figures of Speech

Define literature words

Created Date 09.19.16
Last Updated 09.19.16
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  • An expression designed to call something to mind without mentioning it explicit; an indirect or passing refere
  • A punctuation mark ( ’ ) used to indicate either possession.
  • Refers to words or phrases that change the feel of a sentence through evoking a particular emotional reaction.
  • uses words or expressions with a meaning that is different from the literal interpretation.
  • Exaggerated statements or claims not meant to be taken literally.
  • Visually descriptive or figurative language, especially in a literary work.
  • Into the middle of a narrative; without preamble.
  • The expression of one's meaning by using language that normally signifies the opposite, typically for humorous
  • A figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an object or action to which it is not literally ap
  • The substitution of the name of an attribute or adjunct for that of the thing meant, for example suit for busi
  • A decorative design or pattern.
  • The attribution of a personal nature or human characteristics to something nonhuman.
  • A figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with another thing of a different kind, used to make.
  • A thing that represents or stands for something else, especially a material object representing something abst
  • A figure of speech in which a part is made to represent the whole or vice versa.