Your one-stop-post for all the unit 1 vocabulary we’ve covered and that you should know! We will add to this list as we continue to work our way through the Puritan and Revolutionary Period….

 

Literary Devices

  • Rhythm
  • Cacophony
  • Enjambment
  • Assonance
  • Consonance
  • Allegory
  • Analogy
  • Apostrophe
  • Connotation
  • Denotation
  • Paradox
  • Synecdoche
  • Blank Verse
  • Free Verse
  • Ballad
  • Ode
  • Shakespearean Sonnet
  • Petrarchan Sonnet
  • Synesthesia
  • Extended Metaphor
  • Metonymy
  • Authorial Intrusion
  • Allusion
  • Parable
  • Metaphor
  • Dramatic Character
  • Dialogue
  • Dramatic Irony
  • Stage directions
  • Monologue
  • Tragedy
  • Catharsis
  • Iconography
  • Stereotypes

Rhetorical Devices

  • Emotional Appeals (Pathos)
  • Logical Appeals (Logos)
  • Ethical Appeals (Ethos)
  • Speaker
  • Audience
  • Purpose
  • Tone
  • Exposition
  • Narrative
  • Argumentative
  • Syntax
  • Diction
  • Parallelism
  • Passive Voice
  • Litotes
  • Participial Phrases
  • Conjunctions
  • Textual Connections
  • Oratory
  • Satire

Contextual Vocabulary

  1. Divine Providence
  2. Theocracy
  3. Bible Commonwealth
  4. Grace
  5. New Eden
  6. Original Sin
  7. Predestination
  8. New Israelites
  9. McCarthyism/The Red Scare
  10. Mass Hysteria
  11. Great Awakening
  12. The Enlightenment