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be attractive or interesting. Appeals
facts or information indicating whether a belief or proposition is true or valid. Evidence
criticise or oppose fiercely and publicly. Attacks
a question asked in order to create a dramatic effect or to make a point rather than to get an answer. Rhetorical Questions
an idea or feeling which a word invokes for a person in addition to its literal or primary meaning. Connotations
a correspondence or partial similarity. Analogy
statement or concept obtained by inference from specific cases. Generalisations:
the quality of being amusing or comic Humor
special words or expressions used by a profession or group that are difficult for others to understand. Jargon
associated with particular choices of grammar and vocabulary. Formal Language
exaggerated statements or claims not meant to be taken literally. Hyperbole
the recurrence of an action or event. Repetition
product presents to the public, lmages
casual conversation where some slang terms are used and where no attempt is made at being formal. Colloquial language
when somebody includes or excludes somebody else through the words that they use. Exclusive Language

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AP Literary Terms Review Crossword

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a phrase or opinion that is overused and betrays a lack of original thought. cliche
a statement or proposition that, despite sound (or apparently sound) reasoning from acceptable premises, leads to a conclusion that seems senseless, logically unacceptable, or self-contradictory paradox
a figure of speech in which apparently contradictory terms appear in conjunction . oxymoron
the substitution of the name of an attribute or adjunct for that of the thing meant. metonymy
a figure of speech in which a part is made to represent the whole or vice versa. synecdoche
the recurrence of similar sounds, especially consonants, in close proximity. consonance
in poetry, the repetition of the sound of a vowel or diphthong in nonrhyming stressed syllables near enough to each other for the echo to be discernible. assonance
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning of adjacent or closely connected words. alliteration
the formation of a word from a sound associated with what is named. onomatopoeia
the choice and use of words and phrases in speech or writing. diction
a word or phrase that is not formal or literary, typically one used in ordinary or familiar conversation. colloquialism

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Poetry Terms Crossword

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Language that is used imaginatively, rather than literally, to express ideas or feelings in new ways. FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE
Make comparisons between dissimilar things. FIGURES OF SPEECH
use like or as to compare two unlike things. SIMILIES
Speak of one thing in terms of another, as in, “All the world’s a stage.” METAPHORS
gives human traits to nonhuman things. PERSONIFICATION
A descriptive language that creates vivid impressions. These images are developed through sensory language. IMAGERY
Provides details related to sight, sound, taste, touch, smell, and movement. SENSORY LANGUAGE
Used to achieve a musical quality. SOUND DEVICES
the pattern created by stressed and unstressed syllables of words in a sequence. RHYTHM
A pattern of rhythm. METER
The repetition of identical sounds in the last syllable of words. RHYME
A pattern of rhyme at the ends of lines. RHYME SCHEME
Initial rhyme is the repetition of the initial consonant sounds of words. ALLITERATION
Vowel rhyme – the repetition of vowel sounds in nearby words. ASSONANCE
The repetition of consonants within nearby words in which the preceding vowels differ, as in the words milk and walk. CONSONANCE
Tells a story and has a plot, characters, and a setting. NARRATIVE
A long narrative poem about the feats of gods or heroes. EPIC
A songlike narrative that has short stanzas and a refrain. BALLAD
Tells a story using a character’s own thoughts or spoken statements. DRAMATIC
Express the feelings of a single speaker. The most common type of poem in modern literature. LYRIC
A verse form with three unrhymed lines of five, seven, and five syllables. HAIKU
A verse form with five unrhymed lines of five, seven, five, seven, and seven syllables. TANKA
Has neither a set pattern of rhythm nor rhyme. FREEVERSE
A fourteen-line lyric poem with formal patterns of rhyme, rhythm, and line structure. SONNET

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Literary Devices Crossword

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

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Elements of Poetry Crossword

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the beat created by a poems pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables rhythm
emphasized when the syllable is spoken stressed syllable
not emphasized when the syllable is spoken unstressed syllable
the repetition of sounds at the ends of words, as in pool, rule, and fool rhyme
a group of lines that work together to express a central idea stanza
like a narrator of a story, this is the voice of the poem speaker
the use of any element of language - a sound, word, phrase, or sentence - more than once repetition
the repetition of similar consonant sounds at the beginnings of words alliteration
the use of words to imitate sounds onomatopoeia
the feelings and associations a word evokes in people connotation
the dictionary definition of a word denotation
a writer's attitude toward his or her subject tone
language that appeals to the five senses of sight, hearing, smell, taste, and touch imagery
writing or speech that is not meant to be taken literally figurative language
compares two unlike things using the words like or as simile
compares two unlike things without using the words like or as metaphor
gives human qualities to something that is not human personification
is an extreme exaggeration hyperbole
the message or insight about life the poem conveys theme
a poem that tells a story in verse narrative
a poem that expresses the thoughts and feelings of a single speaker, often in highly musical verses lyric
a poem that is shaped to look like its subject concrete
a Japanese form of poetry about nature, made up of three lines. the first and third lines have 5 syllables, the second line has 7 haiku
a humorous, rhyming five-line poem with a specific rhythm and pattern of rhyme limerick
a poem that does not have a strict structure, regular rhythm, or pattern of rhyme free verse

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Forensic Science Crossword

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A group of crows Murder
In circumstances not amounting to murder Manslaughter
The place where an offence has been committed crime scene
The red liquid blood
Used for identifying individuals the a unique pattern fingerprint
facts indicating whether a belief or proposition is valid evidence
Formal or systematic examination or research investigation
The science of projectiles and firearms ballistics
Being questioned interrogation
Evidence that one was elsewhere alibi
Material which is present in nearly all living organisms DNA
An injury to living tissue caused wound
Molding casts paster of paris
The killing of one person by another: Homicide
Clear liquid found in blood Plasma
Its on your head Hair

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Poetic/Literary Devices Crossword

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The moral of the story that the author conveys. Theme
Word that describes or can be attatched to another word. Connotation
The literal meaning of a word. Denotation
To use the same vowel sound in a string of words. Assonance
The recurrence of similar sounds. Consonance
To compare two things without using like or as. Metaphor
Giving objects human characteristics. Personification
Words that make a sound. Onomatopoeia
Compare two things using like or as. Similie
An over exaggeration to get a point across. Hyperbole
The repition of the first letter. Alliteration
To have two words that sound alike. Rhyme
The pattern in which rhyming happens. Rhyme Scheme
Rhyming involoving a word in the middle of a line and the next one at the end of the line. Internal Rhyme
A rhyme that has to have both words rhyme at the end. End Rhyme
Verse or poem that does not rhyme. Free Verse
Poetry that tells a story. Narrative Poem
Has a musical rhythm. Lyric Poem
A Long, heroic poem. Epic Poem

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Persuasive Vocabulary Crossword

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a persuasive appeal that is used to show the credibility of the speaker (expert or celebrity) Ethos
a persuasive appeal that is used to evoke the emotions of the audience Pathos
a persuasive appeal that is uses logic through definitions, facts, or statistics to prove a point Logos
an error in thinking or arguing Fallacy
the author/creator of the persuasive appeals ethos, pathos, and logos Aristotle
to state something to be true with or without evidence Claim
a claim plus supporting reasons Thesis
a statement that creates an inferred conclusion Premise
a confident and forceful statement of fact or belief Assertion
language used to persuade an audience Rhetoric
the degree to which an objective is achieved Effectiveness
Judging the value or character of something; discussing the positive and negative advantages or disadvantages. Evaluate
A summary based on evidence or facts Conclusion
the available body of facts or information indicating whether a belief or proposition is true or valid. Evidence

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English 2 crossword puzzle

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a brief statement or account of the main points of something. Summary
combine (a number of things) into a coherent whole. Synthesize
Connecting background knowledge to what you are reading Making connections
of or relating to sensation or the physical senses; transmitted or perceived by the senses. Sensory
a conclusion reached on the basis of evidence and reason Inferences
examine methodically and in detail the constitution or structure of (something, especially information), typically for purposes of explanation and interpretation. Analyze
evidence from a text (fiction or nonfiction) that you can use to illustrate your ideas and support your arguments. Textual evidence
Refers to information that is implied or inferred because it's not clearly stated Draw conclusions
the objective analysis and evaluation of an issue in order to form a judgment Critical thinking
the subject of a talk, a piece of writing, a person's thoughts, or an exhibition; a topic. Theme
language that uses words or expressions with a meaning that is different from the literal interpretation. Figurative language
the patterns of rhythm and sound used in poetry. Prosody
a piece of writing that partakes of the nature of both speech and song that is nearly always rhythmical, usually metaphorical, and often exhibits such formal elements as meter, rhyme, and stanzaic structure. Poem
elements are a strong visual means of indicating relationships. Graphic elements
literary work in which special intensity is given to the expression of feelings and ideas by the use of distinctive style and rhythm; poems collectively or as a genre of literature. Poetry
the use of symbols to represent ideas or qualities. Symbolism
a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning, typically a moral or political one. Allegory
an expression designed to call something to mind without mentioning it explicitly; an indirect or passing reference. Allusion

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Literary Terms and Devices Crossword

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where the story takes place setting
what drives the plot and fuels the action conflict
emotions and feelings conveyed by the work of literature tone
in the middle of things in medias res
what a book gives hints on what is going to happen down the line foreshadow
a text that imitates another wokr or genre for a good laugh parody
when what somebidy says is different from what they mean sarcasm
is something that represents something else symbolism
a poem or stanza with four lines quatrain
a division in a poem where a group of liones are formed into a unit stanza
special words that are used by a particular profession or group jargon
all pictures and sensations of a peiced of writing that is amde in your head imagery
figure of speech that puts together two contradictory words that actually end up making sense oxymoron
kind of literature genere
parts of a narrative plot (beginning, rising action, climax, falling action, and resolution) structure
the suggestive emaning of a word connotation
a particular form of language belonging to a certain group dialect
point of highest tension and drama turning point
emotional atmosphere the writer contructs mood
ironical understatement in which an affirmitive is expressed by the negative of its contrary litotes
opposite of the antagonist protagonist
common language colloquial
the rhythm beneath the words in each line meter
a widley held but fixed and oversimplified image or idea on a specific type of person or thing stereotype
a genre that depicts a noble character who falls from grace tragedy

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Ela Crossword

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the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning of adjacent or closely connected words. Alliteration
an expression designed to call something to mind without mentioning it explicitly; an indirect or passing reference. Allusion
a comparison between two things, typically on the basis of their structure and for the purpose of explanation or clarification. Analogy
a short and amusing or interesting story about a real incident or person. Anecdote
Addressing the inanimate as if human or the absent as if presentation Apostrophe
An expression or saying that has lost its effectiveness or meaning due to being out dated or overused. Cliche
The point of highest interest or greatest dramatic intensity. Climax
a disagreement or argument, typically a protracted one. Conflict
an idea or feeling that a word invokes in addition to its literal or primary meaning. Connotations
the choice and use of words and phrases in speech or writing. diction
a mild or indirect word or expression substituted for one considered to be too harsh or blunt when referring to something unpleasant or embarrassing. Euphemism
A method of interrupting a narrative to recall past experiences Flashback
Suggesting something will happen before it happens Foreshadowing
An exaggerated statement, not intended to device others Hyperbole
Expressions that have come into common use that don't mean exactly what the words say Idiom
the expression of one's meaning by using language that normally signifies the opposite, typically for humorous or emphatic effect. Irony
A word which usually signifies one kind of thing is applied to another. Metaphore
The state of mind the author expressesim his/her work or the atmosphere he/she creates Mood
The use of words whose sounds seem to resemble those they describe Onomatopoeia
Two contrasting words used together Oxymoron
The statement which on the surface seems contradictory but which contains an element of truth Paradox
Life is presented as it actually is without exaggeration or disguise Realism
Witty writing used to criticize or ridicule Satire
The time and place in which a literary work occurs Setting
The comparison of two things using like or as Simile
Anything standing in representation of something else Symbol
The idea, general truth, or commentary on life or people brought out through literary work Theme
The attitude demonstrated by the author towards the subject log his work Tone

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