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Aesthetic(Adj.) concerned with beauty or the appreciation of beauty.(n.) a set of principles underlying and guiding the work of a particular artist or artistic movement.Allegoryafigure of speechin which abstract ideas and principles are described in terms of characters, figures and events.Alliterationa stylistic device in which a number of words, having the same first consonant sound, occur close together in a seriesAllusiona brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or idea of historical, cultural, literary or political significanceAmbiguityAmbiguity orfallacyof ambiguity is a word, phrase, or statement which contains more than one meaningAnapesta poetic device defined as a metrical foot in a line of a poem that contains three syllables wherein the first two syllables are short and unstressed followed by a third syllable that is long and stressed as given in this line “I mustfinish myjourney alone.”Anecdote

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