Language of Literature

HideShow resource information
View mindmap
  • The language of poetry
    • The purpose
      • Extend and enrich the meaning.
      • Expand the imaginative range.
      • To find freshness and originality.
      • To give you the utmost pleasure as a unique utterance.
    • Key terms, figures of speech
      • Metaphor
      • Imagery
      • Extended Metaphor
      • Simile
      • Personification
      • Litotes
      • Hyperbole
      • Cimax
      • Anticlimax or bathos
      • Antithesis or contrast
      • Paradox
      • Oxymoron
      • Repitition
      • Irony

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar English Literature resources:

See all English Literature resources »See all Types of figures of speech resources »