AP English Vocabulary 6

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Hypotactic dependent relation or construction, as of clauses; syntactic subordination.
Hyperbole exaggerated statements or claims not meant to be taken literally
Free Verse poetry that does not rhyme or have a regular meter.
Foreshadowing be a warning or indication of (a future event).
Foil prevent (something considered wrong or undesirable) from succeeding.
Flashback a scene in a movie, novel, etc., set in a time earlier than the main story.
Figurative Language including metaphors, similes, personification and hyperbole.
Farce a comic dramatic work using buffoonery and horseplay and typically including crude characterization and ludicrously improbable situations.
Explication the process of analyzing and developing an idea or principle in detail.
Fable a short story, typically with animals as characters, conveying a moral.