1Imagery Anything that refers to a sense in a literary work Includes allusions and vehicles of metaphor and simileClassification: Rhetorical
2Imagery Example “Is my team ploughing, That I was used to drive And hear the harness jingleWhen I was man alive?”Ay, the horses trample,The harness jingles now;No change though you lie underThe land you used to plough.Not only images of horses and sound of jingling harness, but allusion to images of burial.A.E. Housman, “Is My Team Ploughing”
3SymbolismAn object, action, or event that represents something, creating associations beyond itself.Includes metaphors, simile, imagery, and etc.
4Symbolism Examples“My heart leaps up when i behold Rainbow is symbol of hopeA rainbow in the sky.”-W. WordsworthWizard of oz “Characters” Scarecrow- Agricultural worker/ farmerTin Man- Industrial worker/ Machinery
5AtmosphereMeaning, mood or tone which is influenced by the setting, dialogue, diction, and selection of details.Classification: Narrative
6Atmosphere Example “Thunder and lightning. Enter three witches.” -MacbethThe opening of the play Macbeth is simple and starts by creating a very ominous atmosphere. Every word suggests that something bad will happen. It pictures a big storm where three witches emerge and makes you feel scared or excited about what's going to happen.