engl101definitions - syntactical break Imagery figurative...

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Jonathan Grant 10/6/09 Definitions: Allusion: a passing or casual reference; an incidental mentioning of something, whether deirectly or implied Alliteration : the commencement of two or more words of a word group with the same letter Caesura : any break, pause or interruption Enjambment : the running on of the thought from one line, couplet, stanza to the next without
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Unformatted text preview: syntactical break Imagery : figurative description or illustration Metaphor: something used to represent something else; symbol Simile: where two unlike things are explicitly compared Personification: the representation of a thing or abstraction in the form of a person...
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