AP Comp Vocab15 cards

Tagged as: literature, history

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Alliteration

Same starting consanant sounds

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Allusion

Reference to history or another work of literature or culture

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Analogy

Extended comparison between two seemingly different things

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Anaphora

Repitition of beginning words or phrases

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Anecdote

Short account ofan interesting event

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Alliteration

Same starting consanant sounds

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Allusion

Reference to history or another work of literature or culture

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Analogy

Extended comparison between two seemingly different things

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Anaphora

Repitition of beginning words or phrases

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Anecdote

Short account ofan interesting event

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Annotation

Explanatory or critical notes added to a text

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Anithesis

Direct contrast or opposition

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Aphorism

Short, astute statement of a general truth

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Argument

Statement put forth and supported by evidence

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Assertion

Emphatic statement; declaration