Due: Ongoing (Issued: 05/01)
Title: Figurative Devices Revision
Task: You have been issued a double-sided revision sheet on Figurative Devices. This:
- Names an important figurative device
- Provides a definition
- Gives examples of potential effect on the reader
You must revise from this sheet, quizzing and requizzing yourself in your exercise book so that you are able to:
- identify a device in a text
- provide potential effects on the reader
Explanation: Figurative devices are used by writers for a specific effect, attempting to engage the reader, draw their attention to an important idea, reflect the theme or simply to create a vivid image in the reader’s mind.
Understanding the effect of these devices is the key to developing a deep response to texts.
Revision Document: figurative-devices-revision.docx