Jun 21st, 2015
Studypool Tutor
Alabama State University
Price: $0 USD

Tutor description

Word Count: 18376
Showing Page: 1/47
Literary Terms for EnglishThis guide was originally prepared for a grade 6 laptop English class. It is meant to be introductory in nature and relaxed in language. Any poetry anthology or literary survey text would provide a context for the terms. There is a good handbook/guide to other literary devices atthis Lewis Carroll siteand an excellent glossary of poetic devices at theUniversity of Toronto. John McIlvain has written a guide toIntroductory Poetry Termswith many poems included in full-text.Literary Forms|Techniques of the Writer or StorytellerFigurative Language|A Literary Vocabulary|Terms Specific to PoetryLiterary Forms(fiction) - many novels are written in more than one form, and there are many more forms than we will study in English 6. This is a beginner's sampling.1. Historical fiction - a "made up" story which has as setting a specific and recognizable historical time period which could not have been during the author's lifetime. These novels and stories often include characters and places which are historically accurate, and many include historical documents as well. Examples of historical fiction are:Dragonwings,The Whipping Boy,Proud Taste for Scarlet and Miniver.2. Documentary fiction - a "made up" story which uses a collage of documents, in addition to dialogue and narration, to help to tell the story. Some documentary fiction you will read as an adult uses actual news stories, letters, diaries, etc., but the story is

Review from student

Studypool Student
" The best tutor out there!!!! "
Ask your homework questions. Receive quality answers!

Type your question here (or upload an image)

1824 tutors are online

Brown University

1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology

2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University

982 Tutors

Columbia University

1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University

2113 Tutors

Emory University

2279 Tutors

Harvard University

599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2319 Tutors

New York University

1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University

1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University

2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University

932 Tutors

Princeton University

1211 Tutors

Stanford University

983 Tutors

University of California

1282 Tutors

Oxford University

123 Tutors

Yale University

2325 Tutors