Unit 3 English vocab

  1. When someone is addressed as if present, but they're not
    Apostrophe 
  2. Unrhymed, iambic pentameter
    Blank verse 
  3. A pause or break in a line of verses
    Caesura
  4. The beat or rhythm of poetry 
    Cadence
  5. Deliberately harsh, awkward sounds in poetry
    Cacophony 
  6. A verbal portrait that exaggerates a facet of someone's personality
    Caricature
  7. When an audience member experiences intense emotion because they have lived vicariously through the experiences presented on stage
    Catharsis
  8. When an author invents a new word in a moment of creative need; names are often used for this effect
    Coinage
  9. When everyday language/speech is used for effect 
    Colloquialism
  10. A startling or unusual metaphor which is developed and dominates over several lines
    Conceit 
  11. Underlying meaning
    Connotation 
  12. A significant marker 
    Denotation
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Unit 3 English vocab
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Vocab from unit 3
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