2016-2020 WAEC/NECO/JAMB LITERATURE (4)…INDEX OF LITERARY TERMS AND CONCEPTS (B)

WAEC/NECO LITERATURE IN ENGLISH…LITERARY TERMS AND CONCEPTS FOR APPRECIATION PURPOSES (2)

Let books be your dining table,
And you shall be full of delights
Let them be your mattress
And you shall sleep restful nights.
~Author Unknown

EDUPEDIA’S EXTRACTED LIST OF LITERARY TERMS AND CONCEPTS

(TEACHERS TO PLEASE POINT OUT TO STUDENTS THOSE MOST RELEVANT)

CONTINUED FROM PART 1

N
NARCISSISM
NARRATION
NARRATIVE POETRY
NEGRITUDE
NON-FICTION
NOVEL
O
OCTAVE
ODE
OEDIPUS COMPLEX
ONOMATOPOEIA
OXYMORON

 WAEC/NECO LITERATURE IN ENGLISH…LITERARY TERMS AND CONCEPTS FOR APPRECIATION PURPOSES (2)

Books are delightful society. If you go into a room and find it full of books – even without taking them from the shelves they seem to speak to you, to bid you welcome. ~William Ewart Gladstone

P
PANEGYRIC
PARABLE
PARADOX
PARAPHRASE
PARODY
PARONOMASIA
PASTORAL
PATHETIC FALLACY
PATHOS
PEGASUS
PERFORMERS
PERIPHRASIS
PURPLE-PATCH
PERSONAL
PERSONIFICATION
PIRACY
PLAGIARISM
PLAIN  VERSE
PLAY-WITHIN-PLAY
PLAY-WRIGHT
PLOT
POEM
POETESS
POETIC  FAITH
POETIC LICENSE
PREAMBLE
PRECIS
PROLEPSIS
PROLIFIC
PROLOGUE
PROMOTER
PROMPTER
PROPHESY
PROSE
PROTAGONIST
PUN

  WAEC/NECO LITERATURE IN ENGLISH…LITERARY TERMS AND CONCEPTS FOR APPRECIATION PURPOSES (2)

SEFI ATTA …THE BOOK SHE WAS HOLDING WAS POPULAR IN MASON COLLEGE,FESTAC…BOUGHT FOR EACH SENIOR SCHOOL STUDENT BY PARENTS!

Q
QUATRAIN
QUARTET

R
REALISM
REFRAIN
RESOLUTION
RESUME
REPETITION
REQUIEM
RESUME
REVERSAL ELEMENT
RHYME
RHYTHM
RHETORIC
RHETORIC QUESTION
ROLE PLAY
ROMANTIC
RHYME PATTERN

RYHME SCHEME

 WAEC/NECO LITERATURE IN ENGLISH…LITERARY TERMS AND CONCEPTS FOR APPRECIATION PURPOSES (2)

nigerian-books

S

SAGA
SARCASM
SATIRE
SCANSION
SCENARIO
SCENE
SCENE
SEMIOTICS
SENTIMENTALITY
SENTENCE INVERSION
SETTING
SIMILE
SOLILOQUY
SONNET
SOTTO VOCE
SPENSERIAN VERSE
STAGE
STAGE PLAY
STANZA
STYLE
SUBJECT MATTER
SURREALISM SENSE
SUSPENSE
SWAN SONG
SYLLABLE
SYLLEPSIS
SYMBOL
SYNECDOCHE
SYNESTHESIA
SYNOPSIS

  WAEC/NECO LITERATURE IN ENGLISH…LITERARY TERMS AND CONCEPTS FOR APPRECIATION PURPOSES (2)

…they had to master literary terms and concepts too!

T

TAUTOLOGY
TERCET
THEME
TONE
TRAGEDY
TRAGIC-HERO
TRAGICOMEDY
TRANSFERRED EPITHET

U

UNITY OF TIME / THEME
UNSEEN POETRY
UNSEEN PROSE
UTOPIA

V

VERSE

VERSE DRAMA
VICARIOUS
VILLAIN

W

WILLING  SUSPENSION OF  DISBELIEF
WIT

Z

ZEUGMA

 WAEC/NECO LITERATURE IN ENGLISH…LITERARY TERMS AND CONCEPTS FOR APPRECIATION PURPOSES (2)

Chinua Achebe 1960….a master of literary concepts and devices!……RIP…Amen.

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