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  • 101iron — Irony I ron*y, a. [From {Iron}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Made or consisting of iron; partaking of iron; iron; as, irony chains; irony particles; In this sense {iron} is the more common term. [R.] Woodward. [1913 Webster +PJC] 2. Resembling iron in… …

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  • 102 — Le point d interrogation retourné « ⸮ » est un symbole de point d interrogation retourné horizontalement. Alphabet arabe L’arabe s’écrivant de droite à gauche, les éditions modernes utilisent des signes de ponctuation adaptés. Article… …

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  • 103rich — Irony: something bad has happened to a person who deserves it. A: Vivian W. (girl who always dumps people) got stood up last night. B. That s rich …

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  • 104rich — Irony: something bad has happened to a person who deserves it. A: Vivian W. (girl who always dumps people) got stood up last night. B. That s rich …

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  • 105satire —    Irony, sarcasm, or derisive wit used to attack or expose vice, folly, or stupidity. Caricatures are commonly satirical whenever they are critical …

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  • 106Ironie — L’ironie désigne un décalage entre le discours et la réalité, entre deux réalités ou plus généralement entre deux perspectives, qui produit de l incongruité. L ironie recouvre un ensemble de phénomènes distincts dont les principaux sont l ironie… …

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  • 107literature — /lit euhr euh cheuhr, choor , li treuh /, n. 1. writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays. 2.… …

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  • 108ClariS — Origin Japan Genres J pop Years active 2009–present Labels SME Records Website …

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  • 109Moxie (composer) — Moxie Evan Kitchener Moxie Evan Kitchener 2009 Background information Birth name Evan Kitchener Also known a …

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  • 110Richard Rorty — Infobox Philosopher region = Western Philosophy era = 20th century philosophy color = #B0C4DE caption = ©Steve Pyke name = Richard McKay Rorty birth = October 4, 1931 flagicon|USA|size=20px New York City, New York death = June 8, 2007 school… …

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  • 111New Sincerity — is a term that has been used in music, aesthetics, film criticism, poetry, literary criticism and philosophy, generally to describe art or concepts that run against prevailing modes of postmodernist irony or cynicism. Contents 1 New sincerity in… …

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  • 112Paradox (literature) — In literature, the paradox is an anomalous juxtaposition of incongruous ideas for the sake of striking exposition or unexpected insight. It functions as a method of literary composition and analysis which involves examining apparently… …

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  • 113UNITED STATES LITERATURE — The Influence of the Bible and Hebrew Culture The Jewish influence on American literary expression predated the actual arrival of Jews in the United States in 1654, for the Puritan culture of New England was marked from the outset by a deep… …

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  • 114Literary technique — A literary technique (also, literary device, procedure or method) is any element or the entirety of elements a writer intentionally uses in the structure of their work.[1] It can be for example an identifiable rule of thumb, a convention, a… …

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  • 115Reception history of Jane Austen — The reception history of Jane Austen s works follows a path from modest fame to wild popularity. Jane Austen, an early nineteenth century British novelist, authored works such as Pride and Prejudice (1813) and Emma (1815). Her novels have become… …

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  • 116ClariS — Datos generales Nacimiento 2009 Origen  Japón …

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  • 117Søren Kierkegaard — Søren Aabye Kierkegaard Sketch of Søren Kierkegaard by Niels Christian Kierkegaard, c. 1840 Full name Søren Aabye Kierkegaard Born 5 May 1813 Copenhagen, Denmark Died 11 November 1855 …

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  • 118tragedy — /traj i dee/, n., pl. tragedies. 1. a dramatic composition, often in verse, dealing with a serious or somber theme, typically that of a great person destined through a flaw of character or conflict with some overpowering force, as fate or society …

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  • 119wit — n 1 intelligence, brain, *mind, intellect, soul, psyche Analogous words: *reason, understanding, intuition: comprehension, apprehension (see under APPREHEND): sagaciousness or sagacity, perspicaciousness or perspicacity (see corresponding… …

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  • 120Stylistic device — In literature and writing, a stylistic device is the use of any of a variety of techniques to give an auxiliary meaning, idea, or feeling to the literal or written. Figurative Language MetaphorA metaphor is a comparison used to add descriptive… …

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