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Literary Devices Crossword

Literary Devices Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Repetition of a beginning sound for effect.
Reference to a well known character or event from history, literature etc.
Repetition of the sound of a vowel or diphthong. Ex: belt, felt
Reassurance of similar sounds especially consonants. Ex: pitter, patter.
A positive statement expressed by negating its opposite expressions.
a long narrative poem about someone who does heroic deeds. Ex: The Oddessy
Language that uses words or expressions with a meaning that is different from the literal interpretation.
Poetry that is free from limitations of regular meter or rhythm and does not rhyme with fixed forms.
Extreme Exaggeration.
Phrase or word stating one unlike thing is another
Words that imitate sound.
Giving human qualities to inanimate objects.
Repeats same word or phrase to make idea more clear
Correspondence of sound between the words or the endings of words especially when these are at the ends of lines of poetry.
Comparing two unlike things using 'like' or 'as'
The person telling the story. (Not to be confused with author)
A group of lines forming the basic reassuring metrical unit in a poem; a verse,
Mental Picture created by the way the author writes
Story poem or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning, typically a moral or political one. Ex: Animal Farm
Phrase so overused it lost its original meaning.
The use of humor, irony exaggeration or ridicule to expose and criticize peoples stupidity or vices. Ex: Animal Farm

Literary Devices Word Search

Literary Devices Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

Personification
Onomatopoeia
Alliteration
Antithesis
Euphemism
Hyperbole
Assonance
Oxymoron
Allusion
Metaphor
Satire
Simile
Irony
Pun

Literary Terms and Devices Word Search

Literary Terms and Devices Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

round character
personification
falling action
flat character
rising action
introduction
alliteration
onomatopoeia
protagonist
exposition
resolution
antagonist
atmosphere
character
assonance
hyperbole
allusion
metaphor
setting
climax
simile
plot
mood
tone

Parts of Speech and Figurative Language Word Search

Parts of Speech and Figurative Language  Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

personification
alliteration
onomatopoeia
Proper noun
synecdoche
euphemism
hyperbole
assonance
adjective
metaphor
allusion
oxymoron
anaphora
paradox
analogy
simile
adverb
idiom
irony
verb
noun
pun

figurative language Crossword

figurative language Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

a comparison between two unlike things.
use of words that sounds like the objects or actions
When something is said and is actually the opposite of what is meant
brief indirect reference to a person, place, or thing.
comparison between two things in order to highlight similarity.
A part is used to represent the whole, or whole of the part.
Repetition of the same letter at the beginning of words.
Repetition of vowel sounds.
Contradictory statements beside one another.
Play on words
Comparison using like or as
Repetition of a word or phrase at beginning of clauses
extreme exaggeration
Giving human qualities to an animal or object
Softer word, substituted for a harsher word.
Contradictory statement which actually makes sense or contains some truth.

Language Terms and Techniques Word Search

Language Terms and Techniques Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

Personification
Onomatopoeia
Alliteration
Repetition
Imperative
Character
Adjective
Language
Metaphor
Contrast
Imagery
Simile
Theme
Noun
Verb

All About Reading Word Search

All About Reading Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

figurative language
authors purpose
text structure
context clues
text features
comprehension
point of view
onomatopoeia
description
conclusion
nonfiction
vocabulary
paragraph
adjective
main idea
hyperbole
inference
evidence
metaphor
narrator
solution
sequence
contrast
reading
literal
grammar
chapter
summary
predict
synonym
caption
antonym
fiction
opinion
problem
details
compare
simile
effect
write
topic
trait
idiom
cause
theme
verb
noun
text
fact
plot

Poetry Word Search

Poetry  Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

Miss Harriger is Awesome
Personification
Colburn Rules
Sound Devices
Point of View
Alliteration
Onomatopoeia
Assonance
Hyperbole
Metaphor
Elements
Allusion
Imagery
Speaker
Simile
Symbol
Idiom
Theme
Rythm
Rhyme
Line
Mood
Tone
Form

Figures of Speech Word Search

Figures of Speech Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

Personification
Understatment
Onomatopoeia
Alliteration
Antithesis
Euphemism
Synedoche
Hyperbole
Assonance
Oxymoron
Metonymy
Metaphor
Anaphora
Paradox
Simile
Irony
Pun

Literary Terms Word Search

Literary Terms Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

characterization
personification
juxtaposition
foreshadowing
point of view
protagonist
antagonist
flashblack
symbolism
hyperbole
anaphora
epiphany
metaphor
conflict
allusion
imagery
setting
simile
irony
theme
moral
mood
tone
pun