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    Huckleberry Finn

    Definition:

    Titular protagonist and narrator--lower class and realist.

    • English 224 Midterm - Huck Finn Characters
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  • 61 terms

    Term:

    Who tells the story?

    Definition:

    Huckleberry Finn

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  • 28 terms

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    Gothic

    Definition:

    Gothic is the sensibility derived from gothic novels, a form that first showed up in the middle of eighteenth century and is characterized by gloomy castles, ghosts, and supernatural or sensational happenings – creating a serious and sometimes frightening story. Examples of gothic novels include: Frankenstein by Mary Shelley, Dracula by Bram Stoker, Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte, Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte, and Great Expectations by Charles Dickins

    • Advanced Placement English Literature and Composition Vocabulary List (pages 9 &10)
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  • 33 terms

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    Romanticism

    Definition:

    A movement in the arts and literature that originated in the late 18th century emphasizing inspiration, subjectivity, and the primacy of the individual

    • Honors English Mid-term 2013
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    macabre

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    adj. gruesome; grisly. The city morgue is a macabre spot for the uninitiated.

    • Full GRE Word List M through Z
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  • 1150 terms

    Term:

    The World According to Garp

    Definition:

    John Irving

    • NAQT all authors
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  • 13 terms

    Term:

    Whitman

    Definition:

    Song of Myself

    • Authors
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  • 30 terms

    Term:

    What was Walter Whitman's role in the Civil War?

    Definition:

    Union nurse

    • English 224 Midterm - Class Quizzes
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  • 8 terms

    Term:

    Sweet Town

    Definition:

    2 Guys, 1 Girl, Eddie,

    • Gorilla My Love Chapters
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  • 138 terms

    Term:

    Katherine Patterson

    Definition:

    wrote A Bridge to Terabithia

    • Praxis (0041/0049) Reading and Literature: Major Works and Authors
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  • 39 terms

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    Allegory

    Definition:

    A prose or poetic narrative in which the characters, behavior, and even the setting demonstrates multiple levels of meaning.

    • AP English
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  • 83 terms

    Term:

    1739

    Definition:

    Stono Rebellion

    • AP World History 46
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  • 61 terms

    Term:

    Following the _______ ____, Americans were optimistic about what ___ ___ ___.

    Definition:

    Revolutionary War, man could do

    • English 3 B Mid-Term
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  • 26 terms

    Term:

    Alexandrine

    Definition:

    A line of iambic hexameter. Final line of a Spenserian stanza is an alexandrine.

    • GRE Subject Test Literature
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  • 17 terms

    Term:

    Mark Twain

    Definition:

    The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

    • American Literature CLEP #4
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  • 9 terms

    Term:

    Satire

    Definition:

    A text used to expose or attack human vice, foolishness, or stupidity.

    • Satire Test
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  • 6 terms

    Term:

    Old English

    Definition:

    northumbrian, mercian, WEST SAXON, and kentish; used in the oldest preserved English epic, Beowulf.

    • CSET ENGLISH SUBSET II
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  • 191 terms

    Term:

    Hamlet

    Definition:

    William Shakespeare, Drama, 1601

    • Works of Literature
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  • 132 terms

    Term:

    Abstract

    Definition:

    That which is intangible, not of the physical world.

    • My Little Black Book of Rhetoric
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  • 131 terms

    Term:

    Roosevelt's proposal, loaning munitions to Allies

    Definition:

    lend-lease

    • APUSH Test - Chapters through
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  • 100 terms

    Term:

    Hamlet

    Definition:

    William Shakespeare

    • Books and authors
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  • 98 terms

    Term:

    WWII ends

    Definition:

    Truman

    • APUSH VOCAB 4
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  • 58 terms

    Term:

    Washington. Irving

    Definition:

    The Devil and Mr. Walker

    • American Literature Clep
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  • 50 terms

    Term:

    Hamlet

    Definition:

    William Shakespeare

    • Books and their Authors
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