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change in a poem; used in sonnets with shift in thought non sequitur an inference that does not follow logically in media res a narrative that begins in the middle of a story at a crucial point in the action riddle a conundrum of buzzling question thesis an argument that a writer develops and supports synesthesia poetic devices with linkage between senses literary license deviating from normal rules or methods to achieve a certain effect; sentence fragments (takle people, catch a ball, throw passes; the boy could do it all) parenthetical something interrupting the subject to qualify or explain epitaph an inscription on a tombstone or burial place (RIP) hamartia the flaw in a character that leads to downfall of protagonist in tragedy (Oedipus' temper) invective intensively vehement, highly emotional verbal attack (Eliza standing up to Higgins) vernacular language of a region (Spanish = Spain) scapegoat one bearing blame for others syllepsis use of word to perform two syntactic functions (lost courage and money [different uses of lost]) declarative sentence a sentence that makes a statement (I will take this) Bathos insincere or overly sentimental to invoke pity meiosis understatement gothic of or relating to a style of fiction characterized by the use of desolate or remote settings and macabre, mysterious, or violent incidents (Poe) cumulative sentence main clause is elaborated with modifying clauses or phrases (located on the hill down the street across
the...) compound sentence two or more independent clauses (I ran and he sat) archetype prototype; original model (orphan) ad hominem attack on individual characteristics rather than beliefs philippic passionate speech intended to arouse opposition extended metaphor detailed comparison of 2 objects bathos abrupt transition in style from the elevated to the commonplace; anticlimax end-stopped line a line that ends with a natural speech pause, usually marked by punctuation epistrophe repetition of the same word or phrase at the end of successive clauses euphony the pleasant effect of a combination of agreeable sounds olfactory imagery relating to the sense of smell gustatory imagery relating to the sense of taste conventional symbol symbol that has an understood or widely accepted interpretation synesthesia mixing elements of the senses feminine rhyme latter two syllables of first word rhyme with latter two syllables of second word (ceiling appealing)

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