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  1. PersonificationAn idea you develop about what will happen next

          

  2. ConflictThe dynamic struggle between two forces
    Internal: man vs self
    External: man vs man
    Man vs society
    Man vs nature
    Man vs technology
    Man vs supernatural

          

  3. Derisiveshowing contempt or ridicule

          

  4. ForeshadowingThe use of clues to hint at events that will happen later in the story

          

  5. Round characterOne dimensional showing a single trait

          

  6. Resolutionpayback; punishment for a misdee

          

  7. ImageryAn authors use of words of vivid and descriptive language to add to add depth to his or her word(often involving the 5 senses)

          

  8. Pandemoniumany place or scene of wild disorder, noise, or confusion

          

  9. Static characterStays the same throughout the story

          

  10. UndauntedA feeling of tension that keeps reader wondering what will happen next

          

  11. HyperbolePerson or thing that represents both itself and a bigger idea

          

  12. Suspensea violent storm or disturbance

          

  13. Beguilingstaggering back

          

  14. SimileA figure of speech in which two unlike things are explicitly compared

          

  15. Literary deviceThe use of words that begin with the same sound near one another

          

  16. Rising actionThe series of conflicts and crisis in the story that leads to the climax

          

  17. TempestLikely to happen soon

          

  18. MetaphorA figure of speech in that describes a subject by asserting that it is on some point of comparison the same as another unrelated object

          

  19. ConstanceThe use of words that have similar Constance sound near one another

          

  20. Falling actionAll of the action which follows the climax

          

  21. AllegoryA story or poem in which. Every element has parallel literal and symbolic meaning

          

  22. Flat characterStays the same throughout the story

          

  23. Predictionpayback; punishment for a misdee

          

  24. AssonanceThe use of words that have similar vowel sound near one another

          

  25. ExplicitClearly stated

          

  26. Imminentbodily disrespectful

          

  27. Ominouswildly hungry

          

  28. Dynamic characterStays the same throughout the story

          

  29. Spurnreject with contempt or disdain

          

  30. Ravenouswildly hungry

          

  31. Recoilingstaggering back

          

  32. MelancholyA figure of speech in that describes a subject by asserting that it is on some point of comparison the same as another unrelated object

          

  33. CountenanceThe use of words that have similar Constance sound near one another

          

  34. PrecludedPrevented

          

  35. Retributionpayback; punishment for a misdee

          

  36. Imploreto beg urgently

          

  37. Infallibilitycondition of not being likely to fail

          

  38. OnomatopoeiaWords that phonetically intimate, resemble or suggest the source of the sound it describes

          

  39. ClimaxA figure of speech in which two unlike things are explicitly compared

          

  40. Precariouslyinsecurely

          

  41. AlliterationAll of the action which follows the climax

          

  42. Dirgesa violent storm or disturbance

          

  43. InsolentLikely to happen soon

          

  44. Afflictedsuffering or sickened

          

  45. SymbolPerson or thing that represents both itself and a bigger idea

          

  46. ExpositionThe start of the story, the situation before the action starts

          

  47. Insinuatinglybaffling; mysterious

          

  48. Decorumdignified behavior and etiquette

          

  49. DistraughtA funeral song

          

  50. Subsidedsettled down; became less active or intense

          

  51. Obeisancea movement of the body expressing respect or courtesy

          

  52. Inscrutablebaffling; mysterious