- 1. Scrapbook of Literary Terms Mercedes Clay June 3, 2009 Mrs.
P. S. Caldwell
2. Literary Criticism Terms
- Literary analysis involves interpreting a work and arguing for
a particular way of understanding it
- an explanation; interpretation.
- He gave a brilliant explication ofJames Joyce's book.
- "Socrates argued that a statue inferred the existence of a
6. Literary Present Tense
- The verb tense expressing action in the present time.
- She writes; she is writing.
- the act or process of restating or rewording.
- May you please repeat yourself
- Presenting the substance in a condensed form (outline).
- a subject for a composition or essay.