Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM

Copy

Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.

DeleteCancel

Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

Copy of Copy of 8th Grade Figurative Language Review

No description
by

Katie Harrison

on 31 January 2014

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Copy of Copy of 8th Grade Figurative Language Review

Literary Terms and Figurative Language
A set of words expressing something other than what they literally mean.
Irony
Personification
Giving human characteristics to a non-human object
Hyperbole
An extreme exaggeration
Simile
A comparison using like or as
Metaphor
A comparison without using like or as
Onomatopoeia
Sound words
Alliteration
The repetition of consonants
Repetition
Saying the same words or phrases over and over again
Foreshadowing
Using hints or clues to determine what will happen in the future
Tone
The author's attitude toward the subject
Mood
The feeling in the atmosphere caused by the tone
Theme
The universal lesson learned
Climax
Falling Action
Resolution
Rising Action
Exposition
Plot
The sequence of events in the story
The setting and characters are introduced
All of the events that lead to the climax
The turning point in the story
All of the events leading from the climax to the resolution
The solution or end of the story
1st Person
seeing the story from a first-hand account, or through your own eyes; Pronouns: I, me, mine
3rd person Omniscient
when the author is all-knowing. The author tells the thoughts and feelings of all or most of the characters; Pronouns: they, he, we, all, they, their
3rd Person Limited
when the author shares the feelings and thoughts of one character; Pronouns: He, she, it, her, him
Man vs. Society
character struggles with the community or a large group
Man vs Man
A character against another character
Man vs Nature
character struggles with weather, animals, and the environment
Man vs Supernatural
character struggles with fictional beings such as ghosts, vampires, etc.
Man vs Self
character struggles with him/herself
'Cause baby you're a firework
Come on, show 'em what you're worth
Make 'em go "Oh, oh, oh"
As you shoot across the sky-y-y

Baby, you're a firework
Come on, let your colours burst
Make 'em go "Oh, oh, oh"
You're gonna leave 'em goin' "Oh, oh, oh"
-Katy Perry "Firework"
Man Vs. Technology
Character struggles with technology items
Full transcript