EGL EXAM#1 Review - Allusion – A brief usually indirect...

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Brian Lee Review Sheet for Exam 1 Key Terms: Allegory - A story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning. Ex: George Orwell’s Animal Farm, is an allegory to the Cold War/Bolshevik Revolution in the Soviet Union. On the surface level it is about animals rebelling against farmers, which symbolizes
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Unformatted text preview: Allusion – A brief, usually indirect reference to a person, place, or event (real or fictional). • Ex: If one is reading a book and a character says. “Oh stop being such a Romeo,” this would be an allusion to Romeo and Juliet. Apostrophe - Calling out to someone or something not there....
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This note was uploaded on 10/17/2011 for the course ENGLISH 191 taught by Professor Lee during the Fall '11 term at SUNY Stony Brook.

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