ELa words

Allegory

A hidden meaning/ deeper meaning in addition to the literal meaning

Alliteration

repetition of sounds in two or more neighboring words.

Allusion

A reference to something commmonly known

Ambiguity

has multiple meanings

analogy

a comparison between two different things

antecedent

word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun.

Antithesis

contrast of ideas

aphorism

terse statement of known authorship

apostrophe

addresses an imaginary person or abstraction

atmosphere

emotional nod created by the entire literary work