Literary Terminology - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

Loading...

PPT – Literary Terminology PowerPoint presentation | free to download - id: 24b6c-NDc1O



Loading


The Adobe Flash plugin is needed to view this content

Get the plugin now

View by Category
About This Presentation
Title:

Literary Terminology

Description:

said the girl as her brother took the biggest piece of cake. Mark Twain once said that the coldest winter he ever spent was a summer in San Francisco. ... – PowerPoint PPT presentation

Number of Views:33
Avg rating:3.0/5.0
Slides: 23
Provided by: eecas
Category:

less

Write a Comment
User Comments (0)
Transcript and Presenter's Notes

Title: Literary Terminology


1
Literary Terminology 6
  • Be prepared with flashcards and study daily!

2
Sarcasm
3
  • Sarcasm What is it?
  • Examples
  • "How unselfish you are!" said the girl as her
    brother took the biggest piece of cake.
  • Mark Twain once said that the coldest winter he
    ever spent was a summer in San Francisco.
  • Answer The act of making fun of a person to hurt
    her or his feelings harsh or bitter irony. A
    sneering or cutting remark ironical taunt.

4
Science fiction
5
Script
  • The text of a play, motion picture, or broadcast

6
Setting a Purpose
  • The process of establishing specific reasons to
    read a literary work

7
Structure
  • The way in which literature is put together

8
Sequence
  • The order in which events occur or in which ideas
    are presented

9
Scene
  • A section presenting events that occur in one
    place at a time

10
Rhythm
  • The pattern or flow of sound created by the
    arrangement of stressed and unstressed syllables
    in a line of poetry.

11
Speaker
  • The voice that talks to the reader

12
Stanza
  • A group of lines within a poem

13
Skimming
  • The process or reading quickly to identify the
    main idea of a work or passage.

14
Speech
  • A prepared talk given in public

15
Stage directions
  • The instructions to the actors, director, and
    stage crew

16
Scenery
  • The painted backdrop or other structures used to
    create the setting for a play.

17
Simile
  • A comparison of two things that have the same
    quality in common

18
Short story
  • A brief work of fiction that can usually be read
    in a single setting

19
Stage
  • The level and raised platform on which
    entertainers usually perform

20
Story Map
  • A visual organizer that helps a reader understand
    a work of literature

21
Stereotype
  • A generalization about a group of people, in
    which individual differences are disregarded

22
(No Transcript)
About PowerShow.com