Opposes the protagonist
A wise, witty saying.
A brief story about an interesting, amusing, or strange even.
A poem of mourning.
A long narrative poem.
A speech praising someone.
A brief story with animal characters.
Used to underscore a contrast
A contrast between what is said and what is meant
The art of speaking in public
An illustrative moral story.
A self-contradiction, but true.
A funny imitation.
An aggressive attack on or refutation of something.
The central figure of a story, hero
A story written to ridicule human weaknesses.
A short humorous piece of writing.
An oversimplified image of a person
Ordinary language used in a region.
Place an example of each term on a new blog page that you call “SAT Literary Terms”. Due by Nov. 3rd.
Know all of these terms and be prepared to take a quiz on November 4th.
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