My parents kept me

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  • Created by: Frankie97
  • Created on: 31-12-13 10:53
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  • My Parents kept Me
    • Structure
      • Punctuation
        • . ,
      • 3 Stranzas
        • = sized (no lines
      • No couplets
      • Enjambement
        • "They... streams."
    • Imagery
      • Simile
        • "muscles like iron"
      • Juxtaposition
        • "I longed... smiled."
      • Comparison
        • "I feared them more than tigers"
      • Figurative language
        • "jerking"
    • Language
      • Ironic
      • Emotive
        • "smile; forgive"
      • Hyperbole
        • "more than tigers"
      • Alliteration
        • "than; their"
      • Ambiguity
        • "I looked another way, pretending to smile"
      • Sibilance
        • "smile; smiled"
      • Literal
        • "lithe"
    • Effect
      • Biased
        • Child's
      • Theme
        • Childhood + bullying
    • Tone
      • Narrator
        • Child
      • 1st + 2nd person
      • Empathetic towards child
    • Meaning
      • Viewpoint
        • Child's
      • Subjective
      • As much as you wish it won't happen

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