Book 2 Literary Techniques

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Literary techniques

Literary definitions

Practical exercises

 

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Section A

 

 

 

Section B

 

 

 

 

Section C

 

 

 

 

 

Section D

 

 

 

Section E

 

 

 

 

Section F

 

 

 

Section G

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Imagery

Anthropomorphism

Repetition

Quiz

Irony

Hyperbole & Exaggeration

Emotive Words

Imperatives

Quiz

Powerful Verbs

Juxtaposition

Oxymoron

Alliteration

Sibilance

Quiz

Assonance

Pun

Euphemism

Quiz

Allusion

Colloquial Language

Symbolism

Personal Pronouns

Quiz

Technical Jargon

Rhetorical Questions

Pauses, Dashes and Ellipes

Quiz

Sentence Length

Word Connotation

Satire

Light and Dark

Parody

Analogy

Streams of Consciousness

Quiz

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Literary techniques - Sample answers

References

Back to book two example pages

page 68

page 82