American Literature Vocabulary "Buzz Words" Review

American Literature Vocabulary "Buzz Words" Review

American Literature vocabulary sustained learning aid for future growth in society.

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The everyday language spoken by a people as distinguished from the literary language.

To break a literary work into parts and examine
closely each part.

Stubbornly adhering to an attitude, opinion, or
course of action; difficult to manage or control.

The problem created when one character opposes another.

A character who serves by contrast to call attention to another thing's good qualities.

Requiring much sitting; accustomed to sitting or to
taking little exercise.

In a way that lacks cohesion, connection, or harmony.

Having a slanting direction; devious, misleading, or
dishonest.

Long and thin; slender; having little substance;
flimsy.

A comparison of two things or ideas that implies
similarities instead of directly stating them.

Lacking energy or vitality; weak; showing little or
no spirit or animation.

Personal baggage.

Breaking up and leveling the soil with a farm tool called a harrow.

Disinclined to exert oneself; habitually lazy.

A speech made by a character who is alone and speaks private thoughts as if the audience were not there.

A device in which human characteristics are given
to something nonhuman.

The repetition of the first sounds of many words in
a poem.

Impossible to satiate or satisfy.

To move sideways.

Descriptions or images that relate to the five
senses.