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The Giver

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Marc Joseph

on 2 April 2014

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Transcript of The Giver

Imagery is the use of figurative language to represent objects, actions and ideas in such a way that it appears to our physical actions.

Ex. Tiny cold feather like feelings peppered his body. This is when the Giver gave him the memory of snow.
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An alliteration is a pattern that includes the repetition of consonant sounds.

The plan seemed "Startlingly simple"
An allusion is an expression designed to call something to mind without mentioning it explicitly.

The baby is named Gabriel and there is an angel named Gabriel in the Bible
Assonance is the repetition of the same sound.
A Metaphor is a figure of speech in which a word literally denoting one kind of object or idea in place of another to suggest a likeness or analogy between them.

Ex. Jonas had become a rock he could not move yet knew his existence.
Onomatopoeia is when a word sounds exactly like it is spelled.

Ex. Jonas laughs"Haha"
A simile is when you compare something using like or as.

Ex. Jonas said"It felt like someone had set fire to his leg!"
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An oxymoron is a figure of speech in which apparently opposite terms appear in conjunction.

He felt fear then joy as the runners flew down the hill.

Personification is when you take a inanimate object and give it human like qualities.

The wind seemed to whisper in his ear as he rode.

Repetition For Effect
Repetition for effect is when the author repeats a phrase so that the reader remembers it.

It felt like a hatchet had been lodged in his leg. Ouch! he said Oww! as he rolled over in the bed.
A Hyperbole is an over exaggeration of things.

Ex. Jonas says I'm starving and gets scolded because he is not starving he is hungry.
"POW! POW! POW!" Said Asher
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