Pages in this set

Page 1

Preview of page 1
Simile ­ when you say something is like something else.
Metaphor ­ when you say something is something else.
Dramatic irony ­ when the audience knows something that the characters
don't.
Euphemism ­ a way to soften language.
Synecdoche ­ when a part is used to represent a whole (e.g.…

Page 2

Preview of page 2
Assonance
Onomatopoeia
Short or long vowel sounds
Consonance
Rhyme
Repetition

Structure
Sentence structure
long, short, complex, simple, minor, compound
imperatives
passive voice
questions
statements
Narrative voice
Chronological, flashbacks, preambles, postscripts, tense shifts, chapters
Foreshadowing
Repetition of phrases

Word choice
Repetition
Short, blunt words
Elevated lexis (posh words)
Verb choice
Adverbs…

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar English resources:

See all English resources »