Literary Terms Diction, Flashback, Symbol
Diction <ul><li>Definition: the choice  and  use of words in writing or speaking </li></ul><ul><li>An arrangement of words...
Flashback <ul><li>Definition: a scene set in an earlier time period than the main story  </li></ul><ul><li>It provides mor...
Symbol <ul><li>Definition: a thing that represents or stand for something else </li></ul><ul><li>Usually a physical object...
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  1. 1. Literary Terms Diction, Flashback, Symbol
  2. 2. Diction <ul><li>Definition: the choice and use of words in writing or speaking </li></ul><ul><li>An arrangement of words can be simple or complicated </li></ul><ul><ul><li>This says something about the person speaking </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Speechcoachcompany.com offers training for proper diction: </li></ul>
  3. 3. Flashback <ul><li>Definition: a scene set in an earlier time period than the main story </li></ul><ul><li>It provides more plot details to the reader </li></ul>Mid-transition for a movie flashback
  4. 4. Symbol <ul><li>Definition: a thing that represents or stand for something else </li></ul><ul><li>Usually a physical object used to represent a non-physical concept </li></ul>This book explains the common meanings of literary symbols such as swans, roses, the moon, gold, bears, holly, and sunflowers.

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