6 Types of Imagery in Literature

Reading Time: < 1 minute   Imagery refers to the use of figurative or non-figurative language to present actions, objects or ideas in ways that appeal to our senses of hearing, sight, smell, touch, and taste. Such figures of speech as simile, metaphor, personification, onomatopoeia Read More …

33 Easy Examples of Oxymoron in Literature

Reading Time: < 1 minute   Oxymoron is a figure of speech in which two usually opposite terms or words are used close to each other in a brief expression. Below is a list containing instances of the literary device known as oxymoron. 1. Most Read More …

The Meanings of 54 Literary Terms Associated with Prose

Reading Time: 7 minutes   Every serious Literature student should know the following literary terms and concepts specifically related to prose. PROSE: Prose is the ordinary non-metrical form of a written or spoken language. It is made up of narrative prose, scientific prose and Read More …