Can You Correctly Define These Nine Obscure Literary Terms?

Literary terms are used to describe various aspects of writing, but how well do you actually know these tricky devices? Maybe you’re an accomplished writer or maybe you're an English major, but fair warning: not many people will ace this test! Good luck!

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336 Comments
ironman
2 all guesses
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Mar 15, 2019 5:28PM
jillbert
Used word derivation to guess most that I got , acouple I actually knew. Glad I decided to major in history not English !
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Mar 3, 2019 5:30PM
tprevity
Only 2 right.
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Feb 10, 2019 11:38AM
Veronics Moss
4 correct, almost. 😁
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Feb 2, 2019 4:23PM
Rafi Manory
5 correct guesses
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Jan 28, 2019 4:54PM
Joan Hartill
3 right
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Jan 25, 2019 6:21AM
Marilyn Bettes
Didn't recognize several of them--no score report!
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Jan 24, 2019 4:52PM
Margaret Richardson
2 never heard of most of these
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Jan 23, 2019 3:35PM
Constance Ann Young
9/9 but it was very hard. Graduated in '69. Guessed several.
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Jan 17, 2019 12:25AM
s franks
8/9 - says I'm a literary genius!!! hahahaha
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Jan 16, 2019 11:23PM
apelhome
2 right, who cares
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Jan 16, 2019 6:56PM
Sacha Birnbaum Adams
4/9 I never heard of most of these words
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Jan 16, 2019 4:43PM
Charlotte Monroe
All guesses but I got one right 🤓
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Jan 16, 2019 4:42PM
Allison Aspden
3/9 Correct. I must admit I had never ever heard of a lot of these grammatical words.
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Jan 14, 2019 6:00PM
Al Hawkins
9/9. I am an awful writer.
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Jan 13, 2019 10:18PM